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McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill

Further, this bill works to ensure Medicaid is sustainable for future generations by modestly reducing, seven and a half years from now, the rate at which feder...


Hundreds mourn student who'd been held in North Korea

Relatives say they were told the University of Virginia student had been in a coma since shortly after he was sentenced to prison in North Korea in March ...


Qatar receives list of demands from neighbours to end diplomatic crisis

The situation between Qatar and several Arab countries deteriorated earlier this month after Saudi Arabia, Egypt , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain ...


Senate GOP health care bill released

The reason is simply that too many otherwise healthy people will simply wait until they get sick to sign up. It allows insurance companies to charge older Ame...


Trump, Saudi Crown Prince Discuss Qatar Row

He had, however, been reported intermittently to be in very poor health. With Saudi Arabia the world's biggest crude exporter, the younger Salman backed a p...


OnePlus 5T won't feature Qualcomm's Snapdragon 836?

It also supports 34 GSM network bands, giving users seamless connectivity around the globe. Adding to this he said that the company has applied this approach ...


Appointment of new prince marks start of reforms in Saudi Arabia

The king appointed his son as his successor and first in line to the throne, stripping Nayef of the title of crown prince and ousting him from his powerfu...


Obama Trashes Senate GOP Health Care Bill

In both the House and Senate bills, the cuts to spending on Medicaid and other programmes would go toward funding a substantial tax cut for the healthcare...


AARP calls on lawmakers to reject 'harmful' Senate healthcare bill

Should this bill pass and become the law of the land, Obama said that billionaires and corporations would be the biggest winners. And Susan Collins of ME reiter...


Belleville man who shot 5 at GOP baseball practice acted alone

Lindsay Rann, public affairs specialist with the FBI's Washington field office, declined to comment on the alleged list, citing the ongoing investigation. "Here...


Lakers great Magic Johnson picks successor in Lonzo Ball

For months leading up to the draft, Ball had been courted by the Lakers . "I knew this was happenin' before it was happenin'!" he said. LaVar Ball's vision i...


Who's No. 3? National Basketball Association draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

Tatum spent one season at Duke and is expected to be a top-five pick in Thursday's NBA draft . For those who were invited by the National Basketball Associatio...


Ford recalls 15600 cars in South Africa over fire risk

Ford South Africa has also issued a similar recall due to the same fault. According to The Times, the email said: "The hose may split‚ resulting in a power s...


Damascus won't let "enemies" benefit from de-escalation zones-minister

Turkish and Russian personnel will be deployed in Syria's northern Idlib region as part of a de-escalation agreement brokered by Russia last month, Turkish broa...


How Montana politicians reacted to the GOP health care bill

None of the conservative senators have said that they are going to oppose the bill. The Senate bill would keep the same basic structure, a change from the Hou...


Jonny Bairstow: I've learnt to accept not being an England regular

Even considering the format and the lineup, drawn from an experimental squad, that's a hiding. Captain AB de Villiers promised South Africa would "fight our...


Taiwan market: HMD Global launches Nokia 5, Nokia 3

The Nokia 3 will be going on sale in the United Kingdom from July 12, and will be available unlocked at GBP 129.99 (roughly Rs. 10,600). The model will be avail...


Flint airport stabbing suspect tried to buy gun in US, FBI says

They also said he yelled, " Allahu Akbar ". "I don't think he was on anyone's radar screen, but we do know he traveled from Canada to NY to Michigan ", McC...


Portugal tries to contain fatal fires, probes plane crash

Antena 1 public radio reporter Pedro Sa Guerra says there was thick smoke over the area on Tuesday caused by the devastating wildfire in Pedrogao Grande. Police...


Arizonans debate the merits of GOP health care proposal

Under the Republican plan, people will not be required to pay a penalty if they do not have health insurance as they were under the ACA. "U.S. Sen. Tammy Duck...


Premiums Could Spike for Middle Class Under Senate Health Bill

To be sure, the insurance mandate does not seem to be working very well - hence the death spirals we've already seen in some states - but the elimination of the...


Breastfeeding Heart Disease Benefits? Study Says Risk Lower

With so many reasons why mothers who breastfed had a lower chance of heart disease and stroke than mothers who didn't, the evidence that breastfeeding i...


ACLU Comment on Senate Health Care Bill

And key votes such as Sens. "As now drafted , this bill draft does not do almost enough to lower premiums ", Cruz said in a statement obtained by CNN. While...


Timeline of events before, during Michigan airport stabbing

According to the FBI, Ftouhi legally entered the US on June 16. Mr Gelios said Ftouhi legally entered the United States at Champlain, New York , on June 16...


Charley Hoffman joins crowd near top at US Open

Around 70 minutes earlier, compatriot Patrick Reed had faced a similar length putt to Thomas on the 18th to shoot eight under but missed his birdie attempt and ...


Read the Senate Republican health care bill (full text)

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, said in a statement that he needs to carefully review the text first, but "would prefer to address health care reform in ...


Traffic cameras in Victoria infected by WannaCry ransomware

According to the 3AW morning radio show, which spoke directly to investigators, all of the cameras remain online but a number reportedly had to be re-booted, ...


Senate Republicans unveil health care overhaul

But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., indicated he was open to discussion and seemed determined to muscle the measure through his chamber next we...


Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

It was rumored to be a complete overhaul of the House bill that passed last week. It also limits the growth of Medicaid and eventually phases out the expa...


Americans and guns: It's really complicated, survey shows

On June 14, an IL man opened fire on Republican members of Congress with legally purchased guns during a baseball practice near Washington , wounding Louisi...


Why men who can't wear shorts are wearing skirts instead

Mitchell said: 'We recognize that the last few days have been exceptionally hot and we are doing our utmost to enable both students and staff to remain as com...


Obamacare replacement bill takes center stage in Senate

Senate Republicans have released a 142-page draft of their bill to eliminate much of the Obama health care law. Senate Republicans' health care bill, long-a...


Senate Obamacare replacement cuts Medicaid, slashes taxes for wealthy

Capitol on the day Senate Republican leaders unveiled a draft bill on health care, on June 22. The legislation would reportedly keep in place government...


'Dreamer' Tusk says Brexit could be reversed

She seemed keen to calm the mood with the continentals after weeks of sniping during her election campaign, describing the first formal meeting of Brexit ne...


California court dismisses charges against makers of films exposing Planned Parenthood

San Francisco County Superior Court Judge Christopher Hite agreed that the 14 counts of recording confidential conversations lacked specificity and dismissed th...