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Conservatives Ask to Start Over on GOP Health Plan

Conservatives Ask to Start Over on GOP Health Plan

The sessions came as leaders rummaged for votes on a roll call they can ill-afford to lose without diminishing their clout for the rest of the GOP agenda. "South Carolina voted for change, but this is...

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Ryan's Leadership Is Tested by GOP's Civil War on Health Bill

Ryan's Leadership Is Tested by GOP's Civil War on Health Bill

Frelinghuysen said Congress had to do something about the ACA, or Obamacare, because it was not an effective health care law for the country. Here's the thing, though: Trump and Republicans would ha...

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European Union 'threatens to SUE' Britain over Brexit

European Union 'threatens to SUE' Britain over Brexit

However, when Britain leaves the European Union, there will still be a number of countries who do not use the euro currency who are inside the European Union and thus entitled to the protections affor...

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Knife-wielding man roams Maharani College hostel wearing women's undergarments in Bengaluru

Knife-wielding man roams Maharani College hostel wearing women's undergarments in Bengaluru

The institute's internal committee has been asked to look into all the allegations", Ugrappa added. The video, available on the Twitter handle of news agency ANI , shows the man entering the college ...

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Hindustan Zinc Ltd approves special interim dividend of Rs. 27.50

Hindustan Zinc Ltd approves special interim dividend of Rs. 27.50

Vedanta Resources PLC on Wednesday said its Hindustan Zinc business has declared a special interim dividend of INR139.85 billion, equal to around INR27.50 per share. Hindustan Zinc Ltd is now trading ...

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Petra Kvitova Has 'Huge Motivation' To Get Back On Tour

Petra Kvitova Has 'Huge Motivation' To Get Back On Tour

Kvitova underwent emergency surgery lasting nearly four hours to fix tendon and nerve damage with a minimum lay-off of six months expected. She also claimed a singles Olympic bronze medal at Rio 201...

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Parents outraged over slave auction reenactment at school

Parents outraged over slave auction reenactment at school

The young students are learning about colonization in the US, according to the letter . "When we had the opportunity to view the full video last week, we were concerned to see how lightly students ...

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John Cho to recur on season 3 of Hulu's Difficult People

John Cho to recur on season 3 of Hulu's Difficult People

As a casual viewer of Difficult People , a show about extremely self-involved New Yorkers who snark and snit and bicker at everything and anything that comes their way, it has been a wonder to me how...

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Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat to meet PM

Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat to meet PM

He also assured Rawat of all required cooperation from the Union Governement. In the evening, Rawat called on party president Amit Shah at his residence. At Har ki Pauri, Rawat took a vow to keep his ...

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The GOP Bill Signs Adoption Papers For ObamaCare

The GOP Bill Signs Adoption Papers For ObamaCare

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Wednesday that Republicans have a "moral obligation" to avert an ObamaCare collapse and pass replacement legislation heading for the floor, voicing confidence about th...

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Banks tumble and FTSE falls as Trump trade stutters

Banks tumble and FTSE falls as Trump trade stutters

Investors focused instead on the home improvement retailer's fears that political uncertainty in the United Kingdom and France could affect its future prospects. The previous day, sterling had made ga...

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China issues warning to USA bomber flying in East China Sea

China issues warning to USA bomber flying in East China Sea

The pilots of the US Air Force B-1B Lancer bomber aircraft responded to the Chinese air traffic controllers, saying that they were conducting routine operations in global airspace and did not deviate ...

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UK FM in a 'surprise' visit to Somalia

UK FM in a 'surprise' visit to Somalia

Johnson said Britain will host a conference on Somalia on May 11 to help address "underlying problems" like extremist attacks and corruption. The Foreign Secretary met with President of Somalia Abdull...

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Manafort's plan to 'greatly benefit the Putin Government'

Trump's team has denied the suggestion that Manafort served Russian government interests through his role in the campaign. Spicer said the AP report did not reference any action by the president...

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Democrats complain about Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch's elusiveness

Democrats complain about Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch's elusiveness

On a glide path toward confirmation, Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch parried fresh attacks from Democrats Wednesday on abortion and special education, insisting that "when you put on the robe, you ...

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Judge Gorsuch begins confirmation hearings with Nebraska senator on panel (AUDIO)

Judge Gorsuch begins confirmation hearings with Nebraska senator on panel (AUDIO)

He also has a meeting with Gorsuch next week. "In concrete terms, how many more women will have to go to jail for ending their pregnancies if Gorsuch gets confirmed?". Feinstein also expressed concern...

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London attack: Donald Trump offers U.S. support over Westminster terror attack

Leaders of countries affected by recent terror attacks have voiced solidarity with the United Kingdom after the deadly attack near the Houses of Parliament. He " realized something bad has happened " ...

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Sikhs feel neglected in census

Sikhs feel neglected in census

Separately, Sikh community members held a demonstration in Peshawar to protest against non-inclusion of the column of their faith in the population census form. Pakistan's cricketer turned politicia...

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Facing child-prostitution charges, state Sen. Ralph Shortey resigns from Legislature

Facing child-prostitution charges, state Sen. Ralph Shortey resigns from Legislature

A police report shows a search of the teen's tablet uncovered a series of sexually explicit exchanges in which Shortey referred to the teen as "baby boy" and offered him cash in exchange for "sexual s...

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Mustafa Badreddine Hezbollah commander killed by own men - Israel army chief says

Mustafa Badreddine Hezbollah commander killed by own men - Israel army chief says

Hezbollah has deployed thousands of fighters in Syria, where Badreddine had led its intervention in support of President Bashar al-Assad's forces, which are also backed by Russian Federation and Iran....

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Suspect 'filmed playing snooker in N. Korean Embassy'

Suspect 'filmed playing snooker in N. Korean Embassy'

Malaysian news agency Bernama (via Free Malaysia Today ) highlighted the matter on Wednesday. He was saying this in response to a report that North Korean agents are conducting their own parallel...

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Islamic State claims responsibility after 27 killed in Baghdad blast

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said he won assurances of greater U.S. support in fighting ISIS militants in talks on Monday with President Donald Trump and top advisers, but cautioned that milit...

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Parliamentarians pension: SC issues notice to Centre, EC

Parliamentarians pension: SC issues notice to Centre, EC

Questioning the various provisions of the law framed by Parliament allowing former MPs with various allowances, the petitioner alleged that the provisions of pensions and amenities granted to ex-MPs/M...

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Korea to attempt salvage of Sewol-ho ferry

Korea to attempt salvage of Sewol-ho ferry

The disaster was a blot on former President Park Geun-hye's record in office that she was never able to clear. Officials also hope to find the last nine missing bodies. "I can see it". The ministry ...

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Area police chief arrested after standoff; schools closed

Area police chief arrested after standoff; schools closed

The incident prompted a broad response by law enforcement officers, including local police, sheriff's deputies and state troopers. The call got disconnected somehow, and Leon County dispatch called he...

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Yogi Adityanath allots portfolios to ministers, keeps home

Yogi Adityanath allots portfolios to ministers, keeps home

Several political parties have criticised Adityanath's elevation to the post of Chief Minister. He will realise the Prime Minister's commitment of inclusive growth in Uttar Pradesh. He said the conduc...

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Trump Speaks to May Following London Attacks - White House

He confirmed that Mr Trump had spoken to Theresa May. President Donald Trump said he has been briefed on the terror attack in London outside the Houses of Parliament today. And Spicer knew it was a ...

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NYPD beefs up security in wake of suspected London terror attack

Get free real-time news alerts from the New York City Patch. He added: "Strategically-placed resources have also been implemented throughout NYC". According to ABC 7 , those locations include Briti...

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Pak court considers banning Facebook over 'blasphemous content'

Pak court considers banning Facebook over 'blasphemous content'

The Attorney-General of Pakistan and other authorities including officials of Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) appeared before the court in the hearing. Appearing before the court, Secretary Interior...

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GOP rep: Trump should apologize to Obama

GOP rep: Trump should apologize to Obama

Asked if the NSA had requested GCHQ to monitor Mr Trump, Admiral Rogers said: "No sir, nor would I, that would be expressly against the construct of the Five Eyes agreement". Schumer said that Comey's...

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