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World The Senate just rejected a plan to repeal Obamacare without a replacement
Author: 0 The Senate just rejected a plan to repeal Obamacare without a replacement

Republican Sens. John McCain of Arizona, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME voted against the plan, ensuring it would not receive the 50 votes needed. McCain made those comments during a press conference on Thursday afternoon flanked by three of his Republican allies, including Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio), to provide financial assistance for low-income people buying private insurance.

World Mukund, Kohli strengthen India's position in Galle Test
Author: 0 Mukund, Kohli strengthen India's position in Galle Test

That special ability to dive around at any time of the day is crucial when a batsman is in top form as those opportunities will come only once or twice. The first one, a caught behind appeal for Pujara, was miles away from the bat, with no sound of either bat, ball, pad, or ground nicking each other, yet keeper Dickwella seemingly talked Herath into going upstairs for a needless break which served no goal.

World Nitish Kumar Wins Confidence Vote in Bihar Assembly
Author: 0 Nitish Kumar Wins Confidence Vote in Bihar Assembly

The JD (U)'s 71 MLAs and the BJP's 53, gave the alliance a support of 124 legislators in the 243-member assembly. Nitish Kumar moves confidence motion in Bihar Assembly. "Nitish Kumar has cheated the people of Bihar". No other member from either the JD (U) or the BJP was sworn in. For the BJP, wresting yet another important state where the Congress was a partner in government, albeit a junior one, is yet another victory, bringing it another step closer to its dream of a ...

World House leader says willing to do conference committee on healthcare
Author: 0 House leader says willing to do conference committee on healthcare

US President Donald Trump secured an initial win on Tuesday as the Senate chose to begin a debate on the repeal and replacement of " Obamacare ". Nine Republicans came out against Tuesday night's amendment in the first of what is expected to be many versions of the bill headed to the Senate floor this week.

World Kovind enters Rashtrapati Bhavan with big win
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In Uttar Pradesh, Kumar got just 65 votes, though the combined strength of the Opposition stands at 73. "Presidential election is about voting from the heart". "I'd like to congratulate and convey the best wishes of the people of AFG to Hon". "Gladdened by the extensive support for Kovind Ji among MPs and across various States".

World Australian woman shot by USA police 'did not have to die'
Author: 0 Australian woman shot by USA police 'did not have to die'

The revelation of a second 911 call came in the city's release of transcripts of Damond's emergency calls, as well as a handful of other initial reports. That followed the death of Dontre Hamilton, a mentally ill black man who had been sleeping in a downtown park when an officer shot him 14 times in 2014.

World OJ Simpson's Nickname: Why Is Former Footballer Called 'The Juice'?
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Simpson, 70, has been imprisoned at the Lovelock Correctional Center for almost nine years on convictions of armed robbery and kidnapping related to some of his football memorabilia. Dershowitz also addressed a statement to Simpson, his former client. "If O.J. called me and said he needed a ride home from prison, I would be there for him", Fromong said.

World Take a Look Inside OJ Simpson's Former Kendall Home
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Simpson - who will have an opportunity to speak to commissioners during the hearing - will appear via video conference from Lovelock Correctional Center , a medium-security prison outside of Reno, Nevada. The other memorabilia seller, Alfred Beardsley, died in 2015. ESPN , ABC News , MSNBC, FOX News and NBC News are all planning special live reports .

World Renegotiation of NAFTA: changes expected in the telecommunications sector
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This time, the United States seeks to "reduce the trade deficit by improving the access of goods manufactured in the country to the markets of Mexico and Canada", Reuters reported. One of the key architects of NAFTA, former U.S. Ambassador Carla Hills, has told us that the agreement needed a major upgrade to address the digital age .

World Alfred Angelo issues statement regarding stores' sudden closures
Author: 0 Alfred Angelo issues statement regarding stores' sudden closures

Good news for brides left in the lurch that might not have been so lucky, Debbie's Bridal is offering former Alfred Angelo customers a deal, all you need is proof of receipt. "As a result, all stores and wholesales are closed". But in an interview with the Detroit Free Press , Redmond noted that she has received thousands of emails from women who are concerned about getting their dresses.

World Trump greeted warmly at US Women's Open
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Wie scored a first-round 1-over 73 before pulling out of the third of five majors on the women's schedule. So far the White House has not said anything about President Trump attending the US Women's Open this weekend and neither has the U.S.

World F1 drivers
Author: 0 F1 drivers "not prepared" for faster Silverstone - Hamilton

I'll be honest, the Austrian Grand Prix was not the most exciting race in the world. Mayor Sadiq Khan was also turning a blind eye to the antics. "Even though I really don't like camping as a rule, it's worth it, because we meet up with so many people from different areas of the country and even the world there".

World FDA Votes In Favor Of Gene Therapy To Treat Childhood Leukemia
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The FDA's Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC) voted unanimously in favour of approving Novartis' ground-breaking CAR-T therapy for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) yesterday, setting up a possible U.S. "You have to be a long-term survivor to experience [long-term] toxicity", said Bruce Roth of the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO.

World OPEC figures show June oil output rise led by exempt nations
Author: 0 OPEC figures show June oil output rise led by exempt nations

The minister added: "Over the last one and a half months, we've basically began to recover some of our assets that were vandalised and we've been getting a lot more cooperation from the militants that they are letting us continue to try and grow those barrels".

World Stanton to defend, Judge hopes to rule Home Run Derby
Author: 0 Stanton to defend, Judge hopes to rule Home Run Derby

The merits of the derby are especially clear when compared to the All-Star Game-which, for the first time in more than a decade, will not count for anything this year. Hitters get another 30 seconds if they hit two home runs measured at more than 440 feet. Judge would face off with fellow rookie phenom Cody Bellinger of the Los Angeles Dodgers .

World Buy a drink, help out BC wildfire evacuees
Author: 0 Buy a drink, help out BC wildfire evacuees

Ontario coordinates alongside other provinces through the Canadian Interagency Forest Fire Centre, and is always ready to share expertise and resources with other jurisdictions. But the current blazes are the most aggressive veteran firefighters have witnessed. The fires are also threatening the region's livestock. "It is very hard indeed".

World Get serious on health care
Author: 0 Get serious on health care

Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT): "Look it's been said before the ACA is not flawless, and it can it could use some, it could use some amendment , but to replace it with this bill is about the most irresponsible thing I've ever seen since and then 10 years I've been in the United States Senate ".

World 'MOM' review: Sridevi's heroic performance makes it a must watch!
Author: 0 'MOM' review: Sridevi's heroic performance makes it a must watch!

She delivers her part with solemn gusto. One of her daughters gets gang-raped brutally and no justice will be done after approaching the court. She points out that you find incredible strength when your child is in trouble and you wonder if there are any real life parallels.

World McConnell, Paul talk health care _ just not with each other
Author: 0 McConnell, Paul talk health care _ just not with each other

I thank Sen. Susan Collins for opposing the current Senate health care bill, and I urge her to stand strong for all people who need to know that they will continue to have affordable care, now and in the future. Conservatives, though, are warming to Mr. Cruz's idea, saying if Republicans refuse to deliver an outright real bill, it would be the next best thing.

World Protesting Medicaid cuts led to arrest in Washington
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As a former member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, I understand the urgency of getting legislation passed - especially as the midterms near. Salaries for school nurses, therapists, immunization services, and hearing and vision screenings are all funded directly or through reimbursements from Medicaid , Brown reports .

World Russia Disagrees With Donald Trump's Assessment Of Russia's Behaviour
Author: 0 Russia Disagrees With Donald Trump's Assessment Of Russia's Behaviour

President Donald Trump , who departs for Poland Wednesday, is due to meet Eastern European leaders in Warsaw before speaking in the center of the Polish capital, in what will be his first major public address in Europe . She called on China to use its economic influence over North Korea to rein in the regime of King Jong Un. "But I will say that CNN has really taken it too seriously and I think they've hurt themselves very, very badly".

World Thousands of pounds of illegal fireworks seized all over SoCal
Author: 0 Thousands of pounds of illegal fireworks seized all over SoCal

The fireworks reignited in the plastic container and set the porch on fire that morning, Killian said. People displaced by the fire are being helped by the Boise FIrefighters Burnout Fund . "Many of these folks are otherwise law abiding, normal go to work eight to five, come home to family type folk and see July 4th season as an opportunity to selfishly obtain some extra cash", said Don Macalpine, Deputy Fire Marshall.

World Duchess Kate attends opening day of Wimbledon
Author: 0 Duchess Kate attends opening day of Wimbledon

Andy Murray opens Centre Court action against one of the biggest characters of the ATP's so-called NextGen group of players - Alexander "Sasha" Bublik. Obviously, first match at a slam, there's always a few extra nerves. Murray won the first set 6-1 and when he broke in the first match of the second set it looked set to be a whitewash.

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