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Author: 0 Collins: 'The Senate is starting from scratch' on healthcare

While Alexander says the House bill retains the Affordable Care Act's requirement for insurance to those with pre-existing conditions, critics, including those picketing outside the Crescent Center, say the ability to raise premiums for that coverage would put such coverage out of reach for those with such conditions.

Global Media 82 freed Chibok schoolgirls arrive in capital
Author: 0 82 freed Chibok schoolgirls arrive in capital

She said the efforts that led to the freedom of the girls were through the combined efforts of security agencies, the military, the government of Switzerland, the Red Cross, local and worldwide NGOs. Neither Nigeria's government nor Boko Haram, which has links to the Islamic State group, gave details about the exchange. But they said previous releases had given them strength.

Global Media North Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of 'bio-chemical' plot against Kim Jong Un
Author: 0 North Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of 'bio-chemical' plot against Kim Jong Un

The ministry alleges that a North Korean, which it identifies only by the surname "Kim", had been "corrupted and bribed" by South Korean intelligence services while he was working in Russian Federation. The South Korean military regularly conducts exercises to prepare for a possible attack on North Korea, occasionally involving USA troops, such as a joint naval drill in October in which South Korean and United States naval warships practiced a theoretical attack on North Korea's nuclear ...

Global Media Army kills 50 Afghan forces in border fight
Author: 0 Army kills 50 Afghan forces in border fight

Violence ceased later in the day and officials from both sides were due to meet at the frontier, the Pakistani military said. The Pakistani officials made their visits despite former TTP spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan's revelations in the local media about the deadly nexus between RAW and NDS against Pakistan.

Global Media What Trump's poll numbers show at the 100-day mark
Author: 0 What Trump's poll numbers show at the 100-day mark

Bush said recently. Very few Americans under 30 who were surveyed say they approve of President Trump's tweets. Almost half (48 percent) blamed Democrats, while 12 percent cited House Speaker Paul Ryan, 15 percent faulted moderate Republicans, and 21 percent blamed the House Freedom Caucus.

Author: 0 Two More US Troops Were Killed Fighting Against ISIS In Afghanistan

An American special forces soldier was killed while conducting operations against ISIS in Nangarhar on April 8. In this raid, Afghan commandos and coalition forces killed some 40 Islamic State fighters during a joint operation, said Attahullah Khogyani, a spokesman for the Nangarhar governor.

Global Media Woman flies over 4000-km in wrong direction in United Airlines flight
Author: 0 Woman flies over 4000-km in wrong direction in United Airlines flight

However, Bahetoukilae finds herself flying almost 3,000 miles in the wrong direction going to San Francisco. Unbeknownst to her, United had made a last-minute gate change, causing her to board the wrong flight. Miantsoko mentioned: 'They didn't pay attention. My aunt could have been anyone. "This is not about money, this is about United getting serious with their employees", Miantsoko said.

Global Media Delhi Metro all set to hike fares with effect from Wednesday
Author: 0 Delhi Metro all set to hike fares with effect from Wednesday

The new fare slabs are as follow: Rs 10 for 0-2km, Rs 15 for 2-5 km, Rs 20 for 5-12km, Rs 30 for 12-21km, Rs 40 for 21-32km, and Rs 50 for beyond 32km. The fares of Delhi's most-favoured transport were last revised in 2009. The official also termed as "speculation" reports in the media about the quantum of hike in fares.

Global Media US bank Citi sees Macron's party with most seats in French parliament
Author: 0 US bank Citi sees Macron's party with most seats in French parliament

The former Socialist economy minister, 39, won by an estimated 65 per cent to 35 per cent on Sunday night to become France's youngest-ever president. German government spokesman Steffen Seibert said that Merkel extended her warm wishes to Macron over phone late on Sunday, while describing the decision of the French voters "a clear signal of dedication to Europe", reports Sputnik.

Author: 0 House passes the AHCA: Rapid reaction from business, employer advocates

Republican lawmakers and supporters of the bill say it will lower premiums and deductibles and give consumers more control over their health care. Republican senators are sounding sceptical of an Obamacare replacement passed by members of their own party in the House of Representatives.

Global Media Kejriwal: Prepare for 'Movement' if Exit Poll Results Prove True
Author: 0 Kejriwal: Prepare for 'Movement' if Exit Poll Results Prove True

Former Delhi minister and BJP leader Arvind Singh Lovely also could not cast his vote as there were some problems in the EVMs at the polling booth in East Azad Nagar area. Out of the nine complaints, five were received from north Delhi, three from south Delhi and one from east Delhi, he added. Swaraj India is making its debut in the MCD elections along with the Janata Dal (United).

Author: 0 Trump to embark on maiden visit to Vatican, Israel, Saudi Arabia

This month he will take his first foreign trip as president. Brushing aside the complexities of a decades-old conflict that has bedevilled successive U.S. Over the weekend the pope told reporters aboard the plane returning from a trip to Egypt that he wasn't aware of any request from Trump for a meeting.

Author: 0 Brazil Calls Nicolas Maduro's Constitution Move a 'Coup

Opposition barricades snarled traffic in and around Caracas on Tuesday, with demonstrators using garbage bags, branches, bottles, and cardboard boxes to block roads under a light drizzle. Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes also likened the call for a National Constituent Assembly to a coup d'etat . He urged them to enlist neighbors and co-workers to unite in securing a majority in the special body in order for them to "win the constitutional assembly".

Global Media Ex-SC Officer Pleads Guilty in Fatal Shooting
Author: 0 Ex-SC Officer Pleads Guilty in Fatal Shooting

In the past, Scott, the only black Republican in the Senate, has given personal speeches on the Senate floor describing his frustrating experiences with law enforcement stopping him for unclear reasons. Slager was handcuffed and taken into custody after entering his guilty plea, a striking scene for observers long accustomed to police receiving a "penalty" of paid administrative leave for wanton abuse, misconduct and the commission of extra-judicial killings.

Global Media Kante named Football Writers' Association Player of the Year
Author: 0 Kante named Football Writers' Association Player of the Year

Hazard was the last player to do so in 2015, with Leicester duo Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy splitting the awards last season. The France global had 65% of the votes to edge his teammate Hazard and 15 other players to the award. The 26-year-old will receive the prestigious FWA accolade, which has been awarded since 1948, at a gala dinner in London on May 18 when the association marks its 70th anniversary.

Global Media Felt nauseous to think I could have influenced USA election: Federal Bureau of Investigation chief
Author: 0 Felt nauseous to think I could have influenced USA election: Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

The emails Comey was referring to in his October 28 notification he sent to Congress were found on former New York Rep. Anthony Weiner's laptop - former Clinton State Department aide Huma Abedin's estranged husband. He strongly criticized WikiLeaks, the secret-spilling website that published emails from Democratic accounts that intelligence officials say were hacked by Russian Federation.

Global Media Pakistan, Afghanistan desirous of improving bilateral relations: Ayaz
Author: 0 Pakistan, Afghanistan desirous of improving bilateral relations: Ayaz

On Sunday, the Pakistani delegation met with Afghan president Ashraf Ghani and urged Afghanistan to avoid blame game and work together to a mutually beneficial future. Speaking on the occasion, Speaker Sadiq said that the visit of such a high-level and widely representative delegation was unprecedented and indicated the utmost importance Pakistan attached to its bilateral relations with Afghanistan.

Author: 0 Trump praises Macron for 'big win' in France's election

Voters in France made their voices heard. Obama did not criticize the GOP in his approximately 30-minute speech and never mentioned his successor, President Donald Trump.Obama's appearance comes just days after U.S. "The political risks in Europe have receded", he said. "I think we must speak to France about the real problems, demographic problems, problems of mass immigration", he told RTL radio.

Global Media 'Pakistani forces killed 2 Afghan soldiers, not 50'
Author: 0 'Pakistani forces killed 2 Afghan soldiers, not 50'

The cross-border Afghan fire killed at least 12 Pakistanis and wounded more than 40 others, including civilians and security forces, provoking Pakistan's retaliation, Anjum noted. The Wesh-Chaman border crossing is a major border crossing between the two countries. Islamabad also claimed 50 Afghan troops were killed in retaliatory action, a claim Kabul denies, saying only two border policemen and a civilian were killed.

Author: 0 Toronto Raptors vs. Milwaukee Bucks Odds, Analysis, NBA Betting Pick

In their four wins, they made 44 percent of their 3-point field goals, with Frye connecting on 58 percent of his attempts from deep. The crowd on the road was rowdy. That's even in spite of some horrid free throw shooting. "We don't need to overanalyze it". "We're just a team up north". Projected Bucks starting lineup: PG Malcolm Brogdon , SG Khris Middleton , SF Tony Snell , PF Giannis Antetokounmpo , C Thon Maker .

Author: 0 Third of French voters spoiled ballots or abstained

I still need you", Macron also said , adding, "I will serve you on behalf of our motto: "liberty, equality, fraternity". - "The French people refused the politics of hate and voted to uphold our shared values of liberte, egalite, and fraternite", New York City mayor Bill de Blasio tweeted.

Global Media Soldiers from Australia, Japan to participate in US-Philippines joint exercises
Author: 0 Soldiers from Australia, Japan to participate in US-Philippines joint exercises

This edition does not even include exercises near the Spratly archipelago in the South China Sea where Manila and Beijing are embroiled in territorial disputes over the sovereignty issue. He said in the lead-up to that trip that military exercises with the United States were a "humiliation" for the Philippines, and threatened to sever defence ties completely.

Global Media Britain's Prince Philip to retire from royal engagements
Author: 0 Britain's Prince Philip to retire from royal engagements

Your browser doesn't recognise available video formats. According to The Sun , the 91-year-old ruler is advising her grandsons Prince William and Prince Harry to stop " soul-baring " and opening up about their feelings, and instead take a leaf out of Prince Philip's book and embrace the Windsor's more hardened approach to formal engagements.

Author: 0 Pentagon cools North Korea, China rhetoric to avoid warmongering label

The Trump administration wants Southeast Asian countries to crack down on money laundering and smuggling involving North Korea and restrict legal business too, USA officials said. "Our immediate concern is that the tension in the peninsula does not increase, because the more it increases the more danger of some kind of miscalculation".

Author: 0 Race issues loom over shooting of teen by officer

The Balch Springs Police Department fired Officer Roy Oliver Tuesday, May 2, after he fired his rifle into a auto full of teens as they left a party Saturday evening. "The shots that were fired into the vehicle did not come from behind, but from the side", said Lee Merritt, an attorney representing the Edwards family.

Author: 0 Macron vows to heal France's social divisions

The centrist's emphatic victory, which also smashed the dominance of France's mainstream parties, will bring huge relief to European allies who had feared another populist upheaval to follow Britain's vote to quit the EU and Donald Trump's election as USA president.

Global Media 5 things to know about sacked AAP minister Kapil Mishra's allegations Kejriwal
Author: 0 5 things to know about sacked AAP minister Kapil Mishra's allegations Kejriwal

Mishra was sacked from his portfolio in the Delhi government on Saturday with the Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia saying that the minister had worked hard but "water management was not up to the mark". The allegation plunged the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) into a new crisis after election setbacks and subsequent infighting. The allegations bolstered swirling speculation about a raging infighting within the AAP, as Kejriwal had just about managed last week to douse an internal fire ...

Global Media IS leader in Afghanistan killed
Author: 0 IS leader in Afghanistan killed

The afghan faction of hardcore militant group is believed to have links with the main Islamic State movement in Iraq and Syria but has considerable operational independence. The local affiliate of Daesh, sometimes known as Daesh Khorasan has been active since 2015, fighting both the Taliban as well as Afghan and United States forces.

Global Media Deciding next step in Afghanistan comes with grim backdrop
Author: 0 Deciding next step in Afghanistan comes with grim backdrop

The insurgents may have failed to capture and hold a major city, but they are controlling or influencing ever more territory. Currently, there are about 8,400 US troops in Afghanistan on a double mission of training, counselling and assisting Afghan forces for fight against the Taliban, and leading counterterrorism operations against groups such as al Qaeda and the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

Author: 0 North Korea Detains Fourth American Citizen: KCNA Report

The detainee's classmate David Kim said that Kim Hak-song came to the United States in the mid-1990s and became the Citizen of USA in early 2000 and came back to China after having lived in U.S. But he said it was more likely such moves were "grandstanding", and not about bringing the U.S.to the negotiating table. Since the United States has no formal diplomatic relations with North Korea, Sweden serves as the "protecting power" for the USA government and handles consular affairs when ...

Author: 0 Russia, US agree to air safety measures for Syria

Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency also reported on the ceasefire - signed by Russia, Turkey and Iran - saying a joint working group will be set up by the agreement's three guarantor countries to determine the precise borders of the four zones by June 4.

Author: 0 Syria engulfed in turmoil as safe-zones take effect

The deal went into effect at 12:01 a.m. today. "Apart from a few exchanges and bombardments during the night and in the morning in Hama, Damascus and Aleppo provinces, violence was sharply reduced in the areas covered by the deal", Observatory chief Rami Abdel Rahman told AFP.

Global Media Pakistan, Afghanistan dispute toll after clashes
Author: 0 Pakistan, Afghanistan dispute toll after clashes

Pakistan now hosts 1.5 million registered Afghan refugees and another 1 million unregistered. Lawmaker Rahmatullah Asakzai, Meshrano said the people and government of Afghanistan should decide about Pakistan because Friday's incident was not the first of its kind.

Author: 0 Explosion Hits Near Homs after Syrian 'Safe Zones' go into Effect

Iran and Turkey agreed on Thursday to a Russian proposal to establish four separate de-escalation zones in Syria for at least six months, according to a text detailing the agreement published by the Russian foreign ministry on Saturday. It emerged Friday that the trilateral deal also seeks to ban USA aircraft from flying through the designated areas. With the help of Russian Federation and Iranian-backed militias, the Syrian government has gained the military upper hand against rebel ...

Author: 0 Central Intelligence Agency plotted to kill Kim Jong-un, claims North Korea

The ministry alleged that the North Korean man had been "turned" by the CIA and the South Korean intelligence service while working in Russian Federation in 2014. Analysts say such an assassination operation would be extremely hard to plan and carry out given the massive security around the supreme leader. In North Korea's version of the story, the treasonous suspect was given at least $20,000 and had two points of contact with foreign spies.

Author: 0 WH: Trump Only 'Complimentary' To Australian PM On Universal Health Care

The president, whose statements about the details of the House GOP plan have been questioned, has continued to deride Obamacare . President Trump was just being nice when he told Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull that Australia has "better healthcare than we do", and did not mean to say that the USA system is inferior, the White House said Friday.

Global Media Pres. Duterte calls for drug-free ASEAN
Author: 0 Pres. Duterte calls for drug-free ASEAN

It was the first major worldwide conference hosted by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. The meeting was the first of two annual summits of ASEAN. Since taking office last June, Duterte has taken a much softer stance on China and the disputes than his predecessor. Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called for pushing ahead trade among member States: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines that chairs the bloc this year.

Author: 0 Buffett says health care costs hurt United States profits

The chance to hear Buffett and Berkshire Vice Chairman Charlie Munger field questions for more than five hours is again expected to attract more than 30,000 people to Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday. Buffett also discussed Berkshire's foray into the airline sector, where it is a top investor in American Airlines Group Inc AAL.O , Delta Air Lines Inc DAL.N , Southwest Airlines Co LUV.N and United Continental Holdings Inc UAL.N to be successful.

Global Media Appeals court to weigh challenge to revised Trump travel ban
Author: 0 Appeals court to weigh challenge to revised Trump travel ban

Republican-appointed judges will also be outnumbered when the Trump administration's appeal of one travel ban challenge heads to the full 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday. The 4th Circuit was long known as the nation's most conservative appeals court. That's a dramatic change from when Mr. Obama took office - there were only 39 vacancies and Republican-appointed judges held nearly 60 percent of the posts, or 371 seats, Mr.

Author: 0 Emmanuel Macron Declared French President In Early Vote Counts

The election of a French president who championed European unity could also strengthen the EU's hand in its complex divorce proceedings with Britain. Macron beat Le Pen by some 65 percent to 35 percent, according to several projections made public minutes after polling stations in France shut at 8pm CET.

Global Media Afghan security fires on census workers, killing 1
Author: 0 Afghan security fires on census workers, killing 1

Gen. Nadeem Ahmad told reporters Sunday at the Chaman border crossing that two of his soldiers were also killed and another nine were wounded. Pakistan is now conducting the second phase of its first door-to-door population census in 19 years, with more than 100,000 enumerators and 200,000 troops taking part in the exercise.

Author: 0 Bernie Sanders, Democrats: Republican Health Care Bill Will Kill People

He said it is worse than the first Republican-written bill that failed earlier this spring. Media Matters published a piece with the headline " The House Passed A Health Care Bill That Will Kill People ". Everything that Republicans railed against seven years ago they are now doing themselves. The irony of Trump applauding universal health care on the same day that House Republicans passed a G.O.P.

Global Media More Nigerian schoolgirls to regain freedom soon
Author: 0 More Nigerian schoolgirls to regain freedom soon

The Release Peoples Democratic Party National Caretaker Committee (PDP-NCC) has described the release of 82 Chibok girls held captive by Boko Haram in the past three years as a welcome development. Across section of those interviewed by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Chibok, specifically commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the gesture.

Author: 0 Tillerson tells Kim Jong-un the USA doesn't want regime change

They want a sustained US presence in the region - which Obama promised them as part of his "pivot" to Asia - to counter China's military assertiveness and growing economic dominance over its neighbors. "The last thing we would like to see is to have a conflict break out due to some miscalculation", Manalo said. Last week, Tillerson chaired a special ministerial session of the U.N.

Global Media Chibok Girls: APC, Atiku commend Buhari
Author: 0 Chibok Girls: APC, Atiku commend Buhari

Some parents of the kidnapped girls gathered in the capital, Abuja , to celebrate the release , while others expressed anxiety over the fate of the 113 girls who remain missing after the mass abduction from a Chibok boarding school in 2014.

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