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Business GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bill
Author: 0 GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bill

Sen. Susan Collins of ME said it would be "very difficult" for President Trump and GOP leaders to get her support this week for the Senate's health care bill. Schumer said Democrats have been clear they will cooperate with Republicans if they agree to drop a repeal of the Affordable Care Act and instead work to improve it.

Business U.S. raises rates, but will we see a third hike in 2017?
Author: 0 U.S. raises rates, but will we see a third hike in 2017?

It was the second time the Fed has raised rates this year after the first hike in March . However, the Fed says it would start reducing its holdings of bonds and other securities in this year, which is a sign of its confidence in US economy's growth and strengthening job market.

Author: 0 Morgan Sindall Group PLC (MGNS) Insider Sells 13174 Shares of Stock

About shares traded. Johnson Outdoors Inc. The stock increased 0.73% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $8.31. It has outperformed by 50.94% the S&P500. It has a 22.75 P/E ratio. The Company, together with its subsidiaries, transacts life assurance and long-term savings business, investment management and general insurance and health business.

Business Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest
Author: 0 Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

Thursday afternoon, a twister rattled nerves, and scattered debris in Fairfield, Ala. just outside of Birmingham. One resident said he'd been riding his boat through the streets. Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey issued a state of emergency Tuesday because of the threat of torrential rains and other severe weather , including unsafe high tides and rip currents.

Author: 0 Trump calls Obama a copycat for saying health bill is 'mean'

Without the support of at least 50 of the 52 Republican senators, the long-anticipated bill likely is doomed. Though an estimate from the Congressional Budget Office won't be released until Monday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing for a vote this week, before the July 4 recess.

Business L1 Retail to buy Holland & Barrett for £1.8bn
Author: 0 L1 Retail to buy Holland & Barrett for £1.8bn

This will allow Carlyle to make a partial exit from Holland & Barrett owner Nature's Bounty, which it acquired seven years ago for USD3.8 billion. According to a report in the Financial Times , L1 faced competition in its purchase, with United States giant KKR, private equity firm Sycamore Partners and Hong Kong's AS Watson, which owns United Kingdom health and beauty retailer Superdrug, all thought to be interested in the retailer.

Business Airbus concedes defeat to Boeing in Paris order race
Author: 0 Airbus concedes defeat to Boeing in Paris order race

Design changes for the 737 MAX 10 include a fuselage stretch of 66 inches, or about 1,68 metres, compared to the 737 MAX 9 and levered main landing gear, with an expanded capacity to carry up to 230 passengers , or 10 people more than that of the 737 MAX 9.

Business Turkish foreign minister heads to Kuwait in Qatar crisis
Author: 0 Turkish foreign minister heads to Kuwait in Qatar crisis

Saudi is not willing to let Pakistan sit on the fence over the Saudi-Qatar logjam. "Victimising Qatar through smear campaigns serves no goal". Firstly, the Iranian Regime is still working on nuclear weapons in secret and secondly, now that they have achieved the deal, their behaviour towards other nation states and their own people has gone massively downhill from the negotiation stage when they were trying to trick the world into believing that they were moderates.

Business Jury deliberating in Cosby trial
Author: 0 Jury deliberating in Cosby trial

Cosby is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault. Jurors have been deliberating for more than 27 hours since getting the case Monday. Mason testified that Constand said she'd waited about a year to come forward because she felt embarrassed and was daunted by Cosby's standing at his alma mater, Temple University, where she worked for the basketball program.

Business Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy filing expected in Japan, US
Author: 0 Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy filing expected in Japan, US

The U.S. business of embattled Takata Corp. filed for Chapter 11 protection in DE late Sunday, with the parent company following suit in Tokyo Monday morning. "To all our creditors and all who have supported us, we apologise from the bottom of our hearts for the trouble we have caused you", Takata said in a statement .

Business Modi treated to Gujarati meal by Portuguese PM
Author: 0 Modi treated to Gujarati meal by Portuguese PM

India is the only major power bordering the war-torn country and that support from Modi will greatly improve the chances of finishing off all ISIS presence in the Northern reaches of the country. "This is good governance ", Modi said. "The youth of India understands technology and the importance of technology very well.Increased usage of technology brings transparency in systems".

Business Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, US
Author: 0 Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, US

Automakers have already shifted business away from Takata and toward rivals for about 70 percent of the parts to fix defective airbag inflators, which can explode and cause death or injury with shrapnel, Bloomberg reported. At the end of April, only 22 percent of the 69 million recalled inflators in the USA had been replaced, leaving nearly 54 million on the roads, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website.

Business Dallas Mavericks Need Dirk Nowitzki to Help Them Out
Author: 0 Dallas Mavericks Need Dirk Nowitzki to Help Them Out

Nowitzki turned 39 years old earlier this month. The plan is to still go on a year-to-year basis with Nowitzki, the best player in franchise history, it's only MVP and the record holder of nearly every possible statistical category the Mavs have.

Author: 0 Health insurers says Senate bill's Medicaid cuts to hurt states (CI, MOH)

The Senate bill , which GOP leaders unveiled Thursday , looks an terrible lot like the bill that the House passed in May. This is (probably) bargaining: Most observers see the objections as more about senators positioning themselves to get the bill tweaked than actually threatening to kill it.

Business North Korea Says Otto Warmbier Isn't the Biggest Victim in His Case
Author: 0 North Korea Says Otto Warmbier Isn't the Biggest Victim in His Case

North Korea's state-run media claimed Friday that it had no idea why American college student Otto Warmbier died after 17 months in North Korean captivity. North Korea is now holding three other US citizens. The North Korean statement comes as sources in the country say Warmbier was also punished for allegedly wrapping his shoes in North Korean newspaper that included a photograph of leader Kim Jong Un .

Author: 0 Timo Werner brace fires Germany into Confederations Cup semis against Mexico

Cameroon's woes were compounded just two minutes later when Timo Werner's well-directed diving-header doubled Germany's lead. But the damage was really done 14 minutes earlier when Ernest Mabouka was sent off. A response from Vincent Aboubakar proved mere consolation for Cameroon . It was only after Cameroon's players insisted he review the incident again that he realised his error, rescinded Siani's sending off and instead flashed the red card to the correct culprit Mabouka.

Author: 0 Could there be a bidding war for Whole Foods?

A Grubhub spokeswoman declined to comment on the note. Whole Foods' footprint is far smaller with about 440 locations, though those are mostly in urban and affluent neighborhoods where delivery might be more in demand. IBD'S TAKE: Amazon.com has bounced off its 50-day moving average following the news that it's buying Whole Foods , but is a bit extended for a secondary buy .

Author: 0 Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

Afterwards Cameroon took the lead minutes to the end of first-half when Andre-Frank Anguissa netted his first global goal. But the video assistant referee system was again thrust into the spotlight when Cameroon defender Ernest Mabouka was sent off just past the hour for a unsafe tackle on Liverpool's Emre Can .

Business What Boeing, Airbus Totals From The Paris Air Show Really Mean
Author: 0 What Boeing, Airbus Totals From The Paris Air Show Really Mean

The order was previously attributed to an unidentified customer. Today's agreement from Ruili Airlines continues the momentum of the 737 MAX in the marketplace. "Is this a slower show than previous years?" "Our commercial success this week at Paris extends our already diversified order backlog to a new industry record of over 6,800 aircraft, with 326 orders worth $40 billion", he said on the last day of the air show reserved for industry representatives.

Business Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish
Author: 0 Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish

After that term, former acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal said, "It is very much Justice Kennedy's Court". Kennedy and his clerks were gathering over the weekend for a reunion that was pushed forward a year, fuelling suggestions that he might be leaving the court.

Business Uber Board to Discuss CEO's Future, Workplace Culture
Author: 0 Uber Board to Discuss CEO's Future, Workplace Culture

Kalanick would either return in a role besides CEO or come back as CEO with fewer responsibilities and more oversight. And it is for certain that any reduction of his involvement in Uber would be significant, given that he molded the ride-hailing service in his own brash image.

Business Turkey refuses Arab states' demands to shut down base in Qatar
Author: 0 Turkey refuses Arab states' demands to shut down base in Qatar

Earlier this month , Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain , and Egypt all broke diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar, emphasizing the country's support for "terrorist groups". "The leakage will further exasperate & prolong the Qatar crisis". Any resulting agreement to comply with the demands will be monitored, with monthly reports in the first year, then every three months the next year, then annually for 10 years, the official said without elaborating.

Business Scalise no longer in ICU
Author: 0 Scalise no longer in ICU

Trump said . "I got in the vehicle and left, and found out later that my Republican colleagues were targeted by an active shooter", Duncan said. The details were released to the press by Timothy Slater , special agent in charge of the FBI Washington field office .

Author: 0 Ways Amazon Will Change Whole Foods, According to CEO John Mackey

But Short and others noted that even if Whole Foods gets an alternative offer, the other suitor will be hard-pressed to win a bidding war against Amazon, whose deep pockets include having a total stock-market value of $475 billion. "This is not - this is not a Tinder relationship". It's too soon to say what Amazon officially plans to do with Whole Foods, but rumors have been circling and experts have a few predictions .

Business Amazon's next target should be Grubhub-and here's why, says top analyst
Author: 0 Amazon's next target should be Grubhub-and here's why, says top analyst

He also added that Amazon is "not stupid enough" to mess with Whole Foods' high food-quality standards, but did hint at the possibility that "over time, there could be other formats that evolve that ... It appears that the Whole Foods deal is the beginning of the endgame for Amazon. At the meet-up in Seattle, the executives spoke with Amazon for 2 1/2 hours, he said.

Author: 0 Papierski, Gilbert power LSU into CWS Finals

LSU kept their hopes for a 7th national championship alive, after defeating the top-seeded Oregon St. Beavers , 6-1, at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha , Nebraska on Saturday afternoon. "Both teams have to deal with the same umpire, and we didn't make any big adjustments". He cruised through the balanced Beavers lineup and kept them off the scoreboard until his very last pitch, an eighth inning home run served up to OSU third baseman Michael Gretler to break up the shutout bid.

Author: 0 Record Plc (REC) Insider Buys 537 Shares of Stock

This rating was released in a research report on 23 June. It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. About 2.23 million shares traded. Morgan Sindall Group PLC ( LON MGNS ) traded up 1.72% on Wednesday, reaching GBX 1299.00. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, August 30. The firm now has a GBX 230.00 target price on the stock. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, February 5.

Author: 0 New poll shows majority of Americans are unaware Trumpcare slashes Medicaid

Difficult, because several hospital and medical associations and the AARP also oppose the bill. He said that the legislation will need " a little negotiation, but it's going to be very good ". "The Medicaid cuts are even more draconian that the House bill was, though they take effect more gradually than the House bill did", Pearson says.

Author: 0 Sen. Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs

Heller spoke at a news conference in Las Vegas with Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval , a Republican who has also assailed the House and Senate health care bills for cutting Medicaid . Senate bill: For states that expand Medicaid , federal government would pay a smaller part of the cost starting in 2021. It would also lower the annual income limit for receiving subsidies to cover insurance premiums to 350% of the poverty level, or about $42,000 for an individual, from 400%.

Business Italy makes 5.2B euros in resources to keep 2 banks afloat
Author: 0 Italy makes 5.2B euros in resources to keep 2 banks afloat

The Italian government has been scrambling to prevent the two lenders from being wound down under European banking rules created to stop the use of state money in banking crises. State intervention may cost as much as 7 billion euros ($7.8 billion), Corriere della Sera reported. The two banks are Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenza .

Author: 0 Official urges limited Fed role in addressing US inequality

The 1.190% implied October rate suggests little risk that the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) hikes another 25 basis points to a 1.375% mid-point by that time, hence skipping taking action at the July 25-26 or the September 19-20 meetings.

Author: 0 Boeing, Air Lease Corporation Announce Memorandum of Understanding for 12 737 MAXs

Boeing hopes the more fuel-efficient jet will help relieve congested airports on routes between NY and Los Angeles as well as American cities to smaller European cities. The order was previously attributed to an unidentified customer on Boeing's Orders & Deliveries website. The A321 is larger than any previous member of the 737 family, an important gap in the minds of some airlines that the larger-capacity MAX 10 is meant to address.

Business USDA suspends Brazilian fresh-beef imports
Author: 0 USDA suspends Brazilian fresh-beef imports

The federal agency has declared that the halt in import will remain until the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture takes action in this matter, which is deemed satisfactory by the agency. "We have done our tests; we have carried out surveys extensively and we are satisfied that our surveys carry the level of integrity that would cause us to continue to import corned beef", he said .

Author: 0 Qatar Airways wants to buy 10 percent stake in American Airlines

In a statement , Qatar Airways described American as a "strong investment opportunity". Qatar said it was seeking a "passive position in the company with no involvement in management, operations or governance". CEO Doug Parker, along with the carrier's pilots and flight attendants, expressed a lack of enthusiasm for Qatar Airways' bid to buy stock in the airline.

Business England's Jason Roy given out obstructing the field in T20I
Author: 0 England's Jason Roy given out obstructing the field in T20I

England take on South Africa in the third Twenty20 match scheduled between the two sides at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Sunday (25 June). Roy, with his first 50 in 11 worldwide innings, appeared to have put England on course for a series-clinching victory as he added 110 in 70 balls with Jonny Bairstow for England's second wicket.

Business AirAsia plane 'shaking like washing machine' returns to Australia
Author: 0 AirAsia plane 'shaking like washing machine' returns to Australia

She said the Captain asked everyone to remain seated and announced the plane would return to Perth. 'It was essentially the engine seized up I think, that's what they told us anyway , ' he said. In that instance, the captain inadvertently put the wrong longitude in the flight navigation system and told the plane it was 11,000kms from where it actually was.

Business 10 bodies found, scores missing in massive China landslide
Author: 0 10 bodies found, scores missing in massive China landslide

According to the Mao County Government Press Office 10 bodies had been recovered since the beginning of the rescue operation on Saturday. Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a landslide that occurred in Xinmo Village, Mao County, Sichuan province, China, June 24, 2017.

Author: 0 5 killed after Gondola cable broke down in Gulmarg

A family from Delhi and a local tourist guide were among seven people killed in Gulmarg on Sunday when a ropeway auto plummeted to the ground after its cable snapped. The area is also a centre of winter sports. They accident took place at the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said.

Business Radio operators 'ham' it up at Aiken field day
Author: 0 Radio operators 'ham' it up at Aiken field day

Ham radio operators use voice contact while Morse operators use code. Amateur radio operator Mike Newland has a simple way to explain the attraction of ham radio in the age of smartphones and tablets. Czaikowski said he's been a ham for 54 years and he sees more people becoming hams than 50 years ago. "They helped for months and for a time, it was the only way many people could communicate".

Author: 0 Can Lakers make playoffs in Lonzo Ball's first year?

At around 1:10 in this video below of the Ball brothers on a livestream during the NBA Draft , you can hear "WWE" mentioned with LaVar talking, so it looks like he could've been discussing it that night as well . Julius Randle coming down the middle with that left hand - (whistles)! Adobe analyzed social mentions around the draft, players and teams for the seven days leading up to the draft from across blogs and more than 10 social platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and ...

Business North Korea rebuttal: Otto Warmbier's death 'a mystery'
Author: 0 North Korea rebuttal: Otto Warmbier's death 'a mystery'

Among the items on a table inside the high school were his passport, a jacket he wore in North Korea, a calculator, several items of clothing, a wallet and a University of Virginia notebook. Trump told Yang he looked forward to "enhancing cooperation" with China on the denuclearization of the North, the ministry said in a statement. His cause of death remains unknown.

Business Ravi teja's brother bharath dies in vehicle accident
Author: 0 Ravi teja's brother bharath dies in vehicle accident

Raj, 49, was driving a red colour Skoda auto heading towards Gachibowli from Airport when the vehicle crashed into a parked lorry near Kothwalguda around 11 p.m. Bharat , 46, is a character artist and has starred in Telugu films such as "Dhee" and "Ready" among others. The Inspector also said that any further details would only be available after the post-mortem and further investigations are completed.

Business Another boost for NDA: Panneerselvam joins Nitish in backing Kovind
Author: 0 Another boost for NDA: Panneerselvam joins Nitish in backing Kovind

The AIADMKs rival Puratchi Thalaivi Amma faction led by former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam today extended its support for NDAs presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind, exuding confidence that he will work as a "good administrator". Of that figure, the coalition itself has 48.93 percent, while some regional parties have already announced their support for Kovind, governor of the northern state of Bihar to date.

Business Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud
Author: 0 Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Ronaldo is now on duty for Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, which ends on July 2. Mourinho is being accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012. The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Madrid from 2010-13, now manages Manchester United in England. The Madrid prosecutor said the case was presented to a local court.

Business Macron's party wins landslide majority in parliament: final results
Author: 0 Macron's party wins landslide majority in parliament: final results

He was immediately renamed to his job and is in charge of forming a government by Wednesday afternoon, the French presidency said in a statement. Ms. Some of them previously had local political experience, but many are newcomers to politics. A voter exits a voting booth after voting for the second round of parliamentary elections , in Lyon, central France, Sunday, June 18, 2017.

Business London terror attack suspect named
Author: 0 London terror attack suspect named

A vehicle struck pedestrians near a mosque in north London early Monday morning, killing one man and injuring 10 people in what police are investigating as a terrorist incident. A report that appeared in The Guardian suggested that Osborne before drove his vehicle into the crowd f worshippers, he shouted , "I want to kill all Muslims".

Author: 0 FIFA Confederations Cup : Portugal, Mexico zoom into S/final

Portugal striker Christiano Ronaldo opened the scoring for the European champions with a penalty kick in the 33rd minute. An inevitable third goal came in the 80th when Andre Silva dribbled deep into the New Zealand penalty area to score with a rising shot.