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The Latest: Halt to church construction 'only viable option'

The Latest: Halt to church construction 'only viable option'NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the halted construction at a church that was destroyed on Sept. 11, 2001 (all times local):



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Byzantine-era monastery uncovered at Israel construction site

Byzantine-era monastery uncovered at Israel construction siteThe remains of a monastery dating back 1,500 years, including a mosaic floor adorned with birds, have been unearthed at an Israeli construction site, the Antiquities Authority said Wednesday. The Byzantine-era monastery, which includes a church, was uncovered during excavations ahead of the expansion of an ultra-Orthodox neighbourhood in the city Bet Shemesh. Artifacts uncovered include a marble pillar base decorated with crosses and marble window screens from Turkey, as well as the elaborate mosaic floor featuring birds, leaves and pomegranates.



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A Provision Buried In The House Tax Bill Could Slow Affordable Housing Construction

A Provision Buried In The House Tax Bill Could Slow Affordable Housing ConstructionWASHINGTON ― A little-noticed provision in the Republican tax reform bill that passed the House on Thursday could have a big impact on affordable housing construction.



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China punishes 31 for deadly construction accident

China punishes 31 for deadly construction accidentBEIJING (AP) — China has ordered 31 people to be placed under "coercive measures" for a collapse last year at a construction site that killed 73 people, the state news agency reported Saturday.



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Poor design, construction blamed in damage to California dam

Poor design, construction blamed in damage to California damSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Bad design and construction of the tallest U.S. dam a half-century ago and inadequate state and federal oversight since then led to a disastrous spillway collapse in February, an independent national team of dam safety experts said Tuesday as they urged tougher safety reviews nationwide.



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Health Care Declassified No. 3: Senate bill still under construction, a day before scheduled rollout

Health Care Declassified No. 3: Senate bill still under construction, a day before scheduled rolloutYahoo News peeks behind the curtain of secrecy surrounding the Republican health care bill to learn what we can about what it may contain.



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#RESIST protesters crash Trump’s speech to construction unions and more: April 4 in photos

#RESIST protesters crash Trump’s speech to construction unions and more: April 4 in photosProtesters hold up signs as President Donald Trump speaks at the 2017 North America’s Building Trades Unions National Legislative Conference in Washington; a man carries a child following a suspected chemical attack, at a makeshift hospital in the town of Khan Sheikhoun, northern Idlib province, Syria; and, fans arrive during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament in Augusta, Ga.



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Judge won't stop construction of Dakota Access pipeline

Judge won't stop construction of Dakota Access pipelineBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge declined Tuesday to temporarily stop construction of the final section of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline, clearing the way for oil to flow as soon as next week.



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