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Ryan, Pelosi agree: Not much of a difference between House, Senate bills

Ryan, Pelosi agree: Not much of a difference between House, Senate bills

Other Democrats drew just a tiny percent of the vote. "I think you'd have to be an idiot to think we could win the House with Pelosi at the top ", said Filemon Vela, a Texas Democrat who supp...

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Senate leaders try to appease members as support for health bill slips

He said the vote is "going to be close" and President Donald Trump is "going to be important in the process". Republican Senators are working through the weekend to evaluate and respond to a healt...

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Rep. Adam Schiff: Obama should have done more on Russian Federation

Rep. Adam Schiff: Obama should have done more on Russian Federation

In the interview, Schiff said Trump shouldn't criticize the Obama administration's actions. But ultimately Obama did not make any direct response until late December, weeks after Trump had won t...

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Italy holds mayoral runoffs after populists are eliminated

Italy holds mayoral runoffs after populists are eliminated

PD leader and former premier Matteo Renzi, who is eyeing a return to power, said on Facebook that Sunday's poll results were "patchy". "The overall result isn't great". Their strong first-round showin...

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U.S. health-insurance bill faces stiff opposition

U.S. health-insurance bill faces stiff opposition

Rand Paul (R-Ky.) think it doesn't go far enough and have branded it " Obamacare Lite" whereas more moderate members of Medicaid expansion states are concerned needy patients would be hurt by ...

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NZ coach Hansen attacks Lions on radio

NZ coach Hansen attacks Lions on radio

Winger Rieko was a surprise starter in Saturday's opening Lions Test, grabbing two tries to justify his selection in sensational fashion, while highly rated flanker Akira is on the cusp of worldwi...

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Ron Johnson on GOP health care bill

Ron Johnson on GOP health care bill

Republicans in support of the new health care bill say the Affordable Care Act needs to be fixed. Passage would move President Donald Trump and the GOP closer to one of their marquee pledges...

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Wheelchair users dragged away from McConnell's office for protesting health care bill

Wheelchair users dragged away from McConnell's office for protesting health care bill

On Thursday, as Senate Republicans unveiled their secret healthcare bill, dozens of protesters outside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office were forcibly removed for demonstrating. Thei...

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Crash claims up in first states to legalize marijuana

Crash claims up in first states to legalize marijuana

On Thursday a different study was released. South Burlington Police Chief Trevor Whipple said , "We lack a roadside test here for marijuana , we lack the capability to the capacity to test here ...

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UK Conservatives, N Ireland party strike deal

UK Conservatives, N Ireland party strike deal

But Nigel Dodds, deputy leader of the DUP, told Sky News that such issues would not be part of any deal. There were smiles and handshakes in the bright morning sunshine. Early indications showed tha...

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Chinese troops 'destroy two Indian bunkers after crossing Sino-India frontier'

Chinese troops 'destroy two Indian bunkers after crossing Sino-India frontier'

This comes in the wake of China stopping a batch of pilgrims proceeding on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, official sources said. Also, for past ten days, face-off has been going on in Doka La general a...

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Record 65.6 Million People Displaced Globally

Record 65.6 Million People Displaced Globally

And according to UNHCR's latest global trends report , more than 97,000 people recognized by the United Nations as refugees were living in Canada at the end of 2016. The Trump administration ha...

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Wallpaper mould 'produces airborne toxins'

Wallpaper mould 'produces airborne toxins'

Then, they studied the aerosol which was formed after the air came into contact with the fungi. Second, the different fungal species put different quantities of mycotoxins in the air, "probably rela...

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South Africa prison authorities apologise after scantily-clad women entertain inmates

South Africa prison authorities apologise after scantily-clad women entertain inmates

This was despite the authorities having rejected their original entertainment proposal, he said. The department added there was a "clear" breach of security plans approved for the event, but some ...

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Trump Says GOP Health Care Bill Will Be Passed

Other Republican lawmakers have also voiced reservations, casting doubt on the outcome. "I have very serious concerns about the bill", she said on ABC's This Week programme. President Donald Trump...

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Indian police arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in champions trophy final

Indian police arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in champions trophy final

Tension increased in Burhanpur's Mohad town after India lost to Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final by 180 runs on Sunday. He said that during the course of the tournament, the fans witne...

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This IIT graduate loses arm in crocodile attack

This IIT graduate loses arm in crocodile attack

The reptile grabbed Dandwate's left arm and tried to pull him inside the water. They were on their way to the temple that is located inside a jungle. Mudit was immediately rushed to Hosmat Hospital,...

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Police Forcibly Removed Healthcare Bill Protesters Outside Senator Mitch McConnell's Office

Police Forcibly Removed Healthcare Bill Protesters Outside Senator Mitch McConnell's Office

Senate building in order to protect their access to basic services - many of which would likely be eliminated by proposed cuts to Medicaid . In a statement , they said about 60 protesters gathere...

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Eurogroup to discuss size of new Greece loan, debt relief details - Dijsselbloem

Eurogroup to discuss size of new Greece loan, debt relief details - Dijsselbloem

However, for austerity-weary Greeks the deal does little to lift the pall from years of belt-tightening. Jeroen Dijsselbloem, the eurozone's top official, said Greece has been cleared to get 8.5...

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New Zealand reach match point against United States in America's Cup final

New Zealand reach match point against United States in America's Cup final

In 2013, Oracle trailed Team New Zealand 8-1 on San Francisco Bay before winning eight straight races to complete one of the greatest comebacks in sports. "Once again we will go away and review everyt...

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'Single Lady Not Allowed,' Hyderabad Hotel Told Woman. Her Story Is Viral

'Single Lady Not Allowed,' Hyderabad Hotel Told Woman. Her Story Is Viral

Nupur Saraswat, an artist from Singapore, took to Facebook to inform the world how a hotel in Hyderabad had refused her entry even though she had a confirmed booking. Saraswat took to Facebook to ...

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Co-op Bank discontinues sale process amid rescue deal hopes

Co-op Bank discontinues sale process amid rescue deal hopes

However, disagreements over funding its pension liabilities were thought to pose an obstacle to the deal, as the investors' offer to put £200m into the bank's pensions pot was not deemed sufficient to...

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Nine bodies recovered after landslide buries scores in China

Nine bodies recovered after landslide buries scores in China

About 3,000 rescuers armed with detection devices and dogs were searching in an area that once held 62 homes and a hotel, according to the official Xinhua news agency. Tang has relatives in Xinmo, b...

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'Most expensive' Samsung Galaxy Note 8 launch expected in September

'Most expensive' Samsung Galaxy Note 8 launch expected in September

The best part about it is that the Galaxy S8 in the deal is a full unlocked model and it is being offered by Samsung. The iPhone 8 has also been tipped for an price north of US$1000, but is ther...

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Eid-ul-Fitr to be celebrated in Telangana, Andhra on Monday

The United States, United Kingdom and most parts of Europe will celebrate Eid on Sunday. The sighting of the crescent will mark the end of the month of Ramadan during which Muslims observed fast. Sh...

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Blockading countries send list of 13 demands to Qatar

Blockading countries send list of 13 demands to Qatar

Qatar has 10 days to comply with all of the demands, which include paying an unspecified sum in compensation. Turkey's armed forces said the deployment of five armoured vehicles and 23 military pe...

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Oil Tanker Bursts Into Flames in Pakistan

Oil Tanker Bursts Into Flames in Pakistan

Seeing fuel spilling onto the road, villagers in the area, some riding motorcycles, rushed to the site with buckets and containers, said Raja Riffat, the Bahawalpur police chief. They said the t...

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Israeli settlement construction in West Bank rises by 70%

Israeli settlement construction in West Bank rises by 70%

Trump has called on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to hold back on settlement building as he seeks to build momentum. No date has been announced for actual housing construction. But ahead of hi...

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Pres. Trump: Not 'that far off' from passing health overhaul

The House approved its version of the bill last month. The Senate plan repeals the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate , slashes federal support of Medicaid and eliminates taxes on the...

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Kangra Bus tragedy: At least 10 pilgrims killed and over 30 injured

Kangra Bus tragedy: At least 10 pilgrims killed and over 30 injured

Eight men and two women were killed and 24 men, 23 women and 8 children were among the injured. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today expressed shock and grief over the death of 10 pilgrims ...

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Eid al-Fitr celebrations bring out thousands in Ottawa

Eid al-Fitr celebrations bring out thousands in Ottawa

Egyptians celebrate and try to catch balloons released after Eid al-Fitr prayers, marking the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan at a public park, outside El-Seddik Mosque in Cairo, Eg...

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It 'Will Be Very Difficult' for Qatar to Meet Arab Neighbors' Demands

It 'Will Be Very Difficult' for Qatar to Meet Arab Neighbors' Demands

Emirati Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash told reporters in Dubai that his country and its allies do not want "regime change" in Qatar, but a "behavioral change". Qatar rejects t...

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KSA has new Crown Prince

KSA has new Crown Prince

He was directly in charge of the Kingdom's foreign policy and rolled out an ambitious economic reform agenda past year. Prince Salman's appointment is politically significant because, at the tender ...

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Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish

Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish

The 5-3 ruling involved the family's effort to sell part of its land along the scenic St. Croix River. "Whether a regulation effects a taking of that property is a separate question, one in which comm...

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Options for Supreme Court on Trump travel ban

Options for Supreme Court on Trump travel ban

The Constitution bars the taking of private property by the government without just compensation. Members of Murr family - who inherited the land from their parents - own two adjoining parcels along...

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Baby assaulted on Father's Day dies from her injuries

Baby assaulted on Father's Day dies from her injuries

Shaquan Taylor was accused of beating her in a Coney Island apartment, leaving her in a coma with skull fractures and bleeding of the brain, WCBS-TV reported. A spokesman for the New York City Adminis...

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Eid Al Fitr 2017 India moon sighting

It was observed this year on May 28 and is likely to end on June 26. The Iftar party which was held at the sunset, a day before Eid, wasn't held this year for the first time in two centuries. For Mu...

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Israel freezes plan for mixed prayer at Western Wall

Israel freezes plan for mixed prayer at Western Wall

The legislation would also negate the conversions of the Giyur Ka'halacha private Orthodox conversion court established two years ago largely in order to help Jews from the former Soviet Union who qua...

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Arrests of Trumpcare Protesters, Some in Wheelchairs, Outside McConnell's Office

Arrests of Trumpcare Protesters, Some in Wheelchairs, Outside McConnell's Office

On the one hand, it was heartbreaking to see so many folks with disabilities having to protest in a U.S. Senate building in order to protect their access to basic services - many of which would li...

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Capitol Hill Police Drag Disabled Protesters Out Of Wheelchairs

Capitol Hill Police Drag Disabled Protesters Out Of Wheelchairs

The protest comes after Republicans released a draft of their healthcare plan on Capitol Hill Thursday. Murkowski (AK) and Collins (ME) said that they would study the bill over the weekend and have ...

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