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McConnell has said he's willing to make changes to win support, and in the week ahead, plenty of back-room bargaining is expected as he tries pushing a final package through the Senate. Collins said...

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Trump Confirms He Called House Repeal Bill 'Mean,' Claims Obama Copied Him

With unanimous opposition from Democrats, McConnell can afford to lose just two of the 52 GOP senators and still prevail on the bill. The full impact of McConnell's bill won't be clear until the non...

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Republican senator has 'very serious' concerns on United States health-care bill

Republican senator has 'very serious' concerns on United States health-care bill

Trump's optimism runs counter to the public opposition of five Republican senators so far to the Senate GOP plan that would scuttle much of former President Barack Obama's health law. Unlike the House...

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Wisconsin senator wants health care vote delayed

Wisconsin senator wants health care vote delayed

Senate leaders last week unveiled a revamped health care plan aimed at fulfilling Trump's pledge to repeal Obamacare, the landmark reform of his Democratic predecessor Barack Obama. "Health care is a ...

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Angry Dems turn against leaders after election losses

It would have divided Republicans, causing some to question whether they needed to distance themselves from Mr. Trump ahead of the midterms. The House seat that their sights were on had been safely ...

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Modi-Trump meet: PM's big Make in India push

Prime Minister Modi is known to plan his days meticulously, and would not take away two full days from his schedule to travel all the way to Washington and back, stopping off in Europe both ways in ...

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85 dead in trio of bomb blasts in Pakistan over the weekend

85 dead in trio of bomb blasts in Pakistan over the weekend

Further to the east, in the city of Parachinar along the Afghan border, a pair of bombings targeted a crowded marketplace. "This happened on the last Friday of Ramadan , just a few days to go bef...

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Trump Acknowledges Russian Election 'Meddling' in Tweet Criticizing Obama

Trump Acknowledges Russian Election 'Meddling' in Tweet Criticizing Obama

This is a rare instance where the president has acknowledged what the intelligence community and bipartisan members of Congress already have, which is that Russian Federation attempted to interfere ...

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Trump to Obama: I called the GOP health care bill 'mean' first

In his address, Trump went on to call for congressional Democrats to muster the political courage to support the measure, "instead of obstructing, always obstructing change". Senate Majority Leader ...

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Rouhani: Missile attack on Daesh was 'essential'

Rouhani: Missile attack on Daesh was 'essential'

As per the reports, several ground-to-ground, mid-range missiles were fired from bases in Kermanshah province, western Iran . The regime said that the attacks were in response to twin ISIS terro...

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Pelosi Blows Off Calls to Step Down

Pelosi Blows Off Calls to Step Down

Keep raising the concern that something needs to change within the ranks of the party's leadership. The National Republican Congressional Committee ran ads charging Ossoff would "represent Nancy Pel...

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Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some

Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some

The ban was imposed by the provincial governor for the third year in a row, citing threats from ultranationalists. Police prevented groups from entering Istiklal Avenue, where organizers had planned...

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Maine senator sees passing health care difficult

The measure also repeals the mandate on individuals to purchase health insurance . The Kansas Republicans feel strongly about repeal, but less strongly about the bill that's on the table. Sens. ...

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Protesters Physically Removed from Outside Mitch McConnell's Office

Protesters Physically Removed from Outside Mitch McConnell's Office

The Association of American Medical Colleges says the Senate plan would leave millions of people without health coverage, and others with only bare-bones insurance plans. And McConnell made the de...

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President Rouhani Hopes for Fraternity, Peace in Eid Message

Libya and Algeria the African countries will celebrate the Eid on Sunday, June 25th. It was observed this year on May 28 and is likely to end on June 26. Ruet-e-Hilal Committee of Pakistan has also...

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Brendan Dassey's Overturned Conviction Upheld

A three-judge panel of the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday said " no reasonable court" could have any confidence that Dassey's confession was voluntary. Dassey could be freed, or th...

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Pelosi's daughter: My mom is 'unfazed' by Dem critics

According to a New York Times article this Wednesday by Alicia Parlapiano and Rachel Shorey titled, "Who Financed the Georgia Sixth, the Most Expensive House Election Ever", Ossoff's campaign rais...

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Twitter is not having it with the Obamacare repeal hashtag #HellerVoteYes

Twitter is not having it with the Obamacare repeal hashtag #HellerVoteYes

Jacky Rosen announced this week she would seek his Senate seat. "It would be so great if the Democrats and Republicans could get together and wrap their arms around it, and come up with somethi...

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Supreme Court Will Hear Landmark Wisconsin Partisan Gerrymandering Case

Supreme Court Will Hear Landmark Wisconsin Partisan Gerrymandering Case

The Constitution requires states to redo their political maps to reflect population changes identified in the once-a-decade census. However, one justice, who joined the majority's opinion , wrot...

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Kvirikashvili congratulates Georgia's Muslims on Eid al-Fitr

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also broke with decades of tradition this year by rejecting a request to host an Eid-al-Fitr reception. According to the calculations conducted by the Shamakhi-based...

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Senator Rand Paul says would consider partial repeal of Obamacare

Senator Rand Paul says would consider partial repeal of Obamacare

Johnson said in an interview with WLUK-TV, "I'm saying I haven't gotten the information yet to convince myself that I'm a 'yes'". Meanwhile, current President Donald Trump wasn't too receptive...

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27 towers fail fire safety checks in Britain, hundreds evacuated

27 towers fail fire safety checks in Britain, hundreds evacuated

United Kingdom communities secretary Sajid Javid said today that as many as 34 buildings in 17 local council areas in the country were so far affected and tests in other areas are ongoing. Prime Minis...

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Heller Opposes Senate Health Care Bill

Heller Opposes Senate Health Care Bill

Although the measure is being billed as a way for Republicans to make good on their promise to repeal Obamacare , the bill also goes a long way to fulfilling a long-held goal by the GOP to slash en...

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Police drag health bill protesters from McConnell's office

Police drag health bill protesters from McConnell's office

Citizens nationwide were offended by both the process surrounding the creation of the bill and the contents of the bill itself. Halvorson and 60 other people from ADAPT , a national disability ...

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At least 100 burn to death in oil tanker fire in Punjab

Dr. Rizwan Naseer, director of Punjab provincial rescue services, said rescuers were collecting the badly burned bodies, many beyond recognition. Do you ever have any question about anything you...

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Search still on for New Mexico treasure despite second death

Search still on for New Mexico treasure despite second death

A former pastor at Grapevine Fellowship Church has died while searching for treasure in the mountains of New Mexico. However, according to Lt. Elizabeth Armijo from the State Police, it is likely that...

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Health care for kids must be protected

Republican Senator Dean Heller became the fifth Republican opponent to oppose the bill. "Our goal is to decrease premiums, is to make it so health care coverage is actually affordable again", Pric...

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Trump's lawyer opposes gay sex being legal, backed Putin's 'gay propaganda' law

President Donald Trump recently announced over Twitter that he was being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as part of a widening probe into alleged Russian meddling in last ye...

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War in Syria enters post-Islamic State phase

In April, President Donald Trump ordered the launch of 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at a Syrian air base after a suspected chemical weapons attack in an opposition-held town. Publicly the US Cent...

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Walker Backs Johnson Opposition On GOP Health Bill

Walker Backs Johnson Opposition On GOP Health Bill

Senate Republicans are mulling over a provision to their healthcare overhaul measure that could bar Americans from purchasing insurance on the individual market for six months if they don't mai...

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Russia warships, submarine strike IS targets in Syria

If others, including the Syrian government and its Iranian and Russian allies, want to fight the extremists as well, then "we absolutely have no problem with that", he said , speaking from Baghdad....

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Indian Prime Minister Modi gets warm welcome by Indians in US

Noting that India remains an important bilateral trade and investment partner for the United States, the lawmakers said the two countries are now have the largest bilateral trade and investment fl...

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North Korea says it kept Warmbier alive, blames Obama for his death

North Korea says it kept Warmbier alive, blames Obama for his death

But in an apparently contradictory statement , after telling his family that Warmbier had been in a coma since his trial more than a year ago, a Pyongyang spokesman later said he was returned to Am...

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UK Will Allow 3 Million EU Migrants To Stay After Brexit

Meanwhile, EU leaders agreed on Thursday the post-Brexit locations of key bank and medical agencies now based in London would be decided by November, EU President Donald Tusk said. Belgian Prime M...

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Iran mocks reports that its Syria missile strike failed

Iran mocks reports that its Syria missile strike failed

The Russian military had informed Turkey and Israel in advance of Russian Navy Kalibr cruise missile launches on Daesh targets in Syria , said the statement. According to Khrolenko, the US-led co...

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Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in US student's death

US Ambassador Joseph Yun, the special representative for North Korea policy who helped secure Warmbier's release, was also in attendance. Warmbier was sent back to the U.S.in a state of unrespon...

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Second North Korean soldier defects to South Korea in a month

Second North Korean soldier defects to South Korea in a month

Meanwhile, South Korean President Moon Jae In , who was elected last month on a platform of a more moderate approach to Pyongyang, inspected the test-launch of a ballistic missile yesterday that is b...

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Charles Krauthammer: Syrian war becomes part of larger struggle

Charles Krauthammer: Syrian war becomes part of larger struggle

The Syrian Democratic Forces-a multiethnic militia mostly made up of Kurdish and Arab fighters-launched their battle for Raqqa city on June 6, following seven months of advances in the surrounding cou...

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Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel, Hamilton clash

Vettel was still in the field when the pack came out again under the safety vehicle, while Ricciardo stole the show with an incredible move from fifth to third in one turn, passing both Williams car...

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President, PM greet countrymen on Eid

President, PM greet countrymen on Eid

The federal government too had already announced Eid holidays from Monday, June 26 to Wednesday, June 28. In a Facebook post saluting Muslims on the occasion, Mr Mahama wrote: " Eid Mubarak to my M...

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