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Medical Thousands join open Yoga session in Dhaka
Author: 0 Thousands join open Yoga session in Dhaka

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined 50,000 students and other residents for a mass yoga session in the pouring rain in the northern city of Lucknow . In his address after the event, Shah thanked Prime Minister Modi for making yoga popular globally. Wearing a white t-shirt and loose pants, Modi performed Yoga.

Medical People's Place offers Ulster County kids with summer meals for third year
Author: 0 People's Place offers Ulster County kids with summer meals for third year

But the summer lunch program can't provide every meal a child needs. The Summer Meals Program, offered through the California Department of Education, begins when school districts end their school year. While some children are spending the summer wondering about their next trip to the pool, there is a large group of kids here in St. Louis who are wondering about their next meal.

Author: 0 Backed Syrian forces close in on Raqqa from south

F-15E Strike Eagle at approximately 12:30 a.m. after it displayed hostile intent and advanced on coalition forces. According to the officials and reporters, the United States' government said that they shot down the Syrian aircraft while following the standard protocols of engagement and to protect the Coalition partnered fighters.

Medical Mexico raises key interest rate to 7 pct to combat inflation
Author: 0 Mexico raises key interest rate to 7 pct to combat inflation

For one, the headline inflation rate moved further away from the bank's target of two per cent. Food prices have fallen in the past year, contributing to a cooling rate of inflation, Statistics Canada says . Canada's housing market has been robust, with sales and starts rising in the first months of 2017, though activity has cooled in Toronto since the provincial government imposed in late April a foreign buyers tax in Canada's largest city and surrounding areas as part of an effort to ...

Author: 0 English cardinal after mosque attack: 'Repudiate hatred and violence'

This week's terrorist attack targeting people leaving a London mosque after Ramadan prayers is part of a wider phenomenon, in which Muslims are the most affected by terrorism around the world, researchers told ABC News. When he was eventually arrested and loaded into the back of a police van in handcuffs, he waved to the gathered crowd. "This person was conscious. One eyewitness told the BBC that he heard the driver saying "'I want to kill Muslims.

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

The House of Representatives' initial bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act had to be pulled before ever reaching the floor due to lack of support, particularly from the House Freedom Caucus. The bill would provide tax credits to help people buy insurance. Ends cost-sharing subsidies in 2020, while failing to clear up uncertainty about whether they can be paid now.

Medical New Zealand vs. British & Irish Lions
Author: 0 New Zealand vs. British & Irish Lions

But it was a twist of fate, and an ankle, which changed O'Mahony's life and propelled him into the Lions reckoning, when Jamie Heaslip went down injured in the warm-up in the finale against England. Read, meanwhile, is fully fit and ready for a return to action, eight weeks after his last game. "I'm not sure looking at their bench that it is as strong as it has been in the past", Gatland said, after naming Maro Itoje, the tour skipper Sam Warburton, the experienced Irish flyhalf Johnny ...

Medical Stuffed cow saves boy in fall from second-floor window
Author: 0 Stuffed cow saves boy in fall from second-floor window

His adult cousin and uncle were in the other room of the apartment as he and his 12-year-old sister bounced around on a bed. He fell 16 feet (4 meters) onto the concrete. 'I thank God for everything; he was watching over us. The family moved to Chelsea just five months ago from Guatemala. His stuffed cow prevented him from sustaining serious injuries.

Author: 0 How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'

The Senate bill doesn't do that, and conservatives want a clear path to Medicaid phase-out before they will support any legislation. This bill is drawing concern from both ends of the spectrum, with the most conservative senators arguing the cuts to Medicaid wouldn't happen fast enough.with some moderate Republicans concerned about instability for states that took the Medicaid expansion.

Author: 0 List of demands on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations

Qatar has been given just 10 days to comply or the offer becomes void. The list also demands that Qatar refuse to naturalize citizens from the four countries and expel those now in Qatar . "I call on the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt to ease the blockade against Qatar ", Tillerson said at the time.

Medical NBA Draft has plenty of drama as things get underway tonight
Author: 0 NBA Draft has plenty of drama as things get underway tonight

The Sixers are expected to draft Fultz at No. 1, and Ball has made it clear he wants to play for the Lakers, who have the second overall pick. Of the 20 players expected to be in the green room, 13 were college one-and-dones. The next three picks included Duke freshman Jayson Tatum (Boston), Kansas freshman Josh Jackson (Phoenix) and Kentucky freshman De'Aaron Fox (Sacramento).

Author: 0 Jonny Bairstow keeps victory over South Africa in perspective

However, their stay in England has been miserable as they followed up losing the one-day series with a surprise elimination in the group stages of the Champions Trophy after defeats to Pakistan and India. "It is a philosophical way of looking at it even from a Yorkshireman, but it is going alright at the moment". Jonny Bairstow says he has learned to accept not being a regular in the England team, despite his outstanding form over the last two years.

Medical Walmart Telling Some Vendors To Stop Using Amazon's Web Services
Author: 0 Walmart Telling Some Vendors To Stop Using Amazon's Web Services

Jet competes with Amazon's broad retail bread and butter, while the women's fashion company Modcloth and men's clothing company Bonobos directly compete with the millennial online shoppers Amazon is trying to court with its Amazon Fashion initiative and Prime Wardrobe program .

Author: 0 Obama on Senate bill: It's 'not a health care bill'

Under the Affordable Care Act , the government had guaranteed that its funding for adults newly eligible for Medicaid would fall to no lower than 90 percent of their costs. The Senate bill would phase out extra money that Obama's law provides to states that expanded Medicaid coverage. "As now drafted, this bill draft does not do almost enough to lower premiums", Cruz said in a separate statement obtained by CNN's Dana Bash.

Author: 0 Imagine! Lennon brings no peace, but discord at EU summit

We've wanted it to be one of the early issues to be considered in the negotiations. May told leaders she wanted to offer certainty by saying no European Union citizens in Britain lawfully would be asked to leave at the time of Brexit , and that all European Union citizens lawfully in the country at the point of Brexit would be able to regularise their status.

Author: 0 Senate Health Care Bill Could Be In Jeopardy As Conservatives Announce Opposition

Though Trump lauded its passage in a Rose Garden ceremony, he called the House measure "mean" last week. The president said the House bill was mean. The 142 page bill certainly changes parts of Obamacare, but it's not a full repeal. States could not get exemptions to Obama's prohibition against charging higher premiums for some people with pre-existing medical conditions, but the subsidies would be lower, making coverage less affordable, Pearson said.

Author: 0 Cosby buoyant as jury deliberates

He says the encounter was consensual. Jurors are deliberating over whether he drugged and assaulted a woman at his home in 2004. The jury has wrapped up a second day of deliberations without reaching a verdict. Bill Cosby walks from the Montgomery County Courthouse during jury deliberations in his sexual assault trial at in Norristown, Pa., Tuesday , June 13, 2017.

Medical Memorial for Muslim teen murdered in Virginia set on fire
Author: 0 Memorial for Muslim teen murdered in Virginia set on fire

A boy in the group began arguing with Torres, then one of the teens allegedly threw a drink at Torres's vehicle. (AP Photo/Steve Helber). Mahmoud Hassanen Aboras, father of Nabra Hassanen , right, gets a hug from Virginia congressman Gerry Connolly, D-Va, Wednesday, June 21, 2017 , in Reston, Va., prior to the start of a vigil in honor of Nabar, who was killed over.

Author: 0 Trump says he is 'very supportive' of Senate healthcare bill

Cuomo warned the bill will strip coverage from millions of New Yorkers and cost the state billions of dollars while devastating New York's health care system. A Reuters/Ipsos poll this month found almost 60 percent of adults believed the House bill would make insurance costlier for low-income Americans and people with pre-existing conditions.

Medical Pew study: Americans increasingly torn over gun issues
Author: 0 Pew study: Americans increasingly torn over gun issues

While people in households without a gun are 31 percentage points more likely to support stricter gun laws people in than gun-owning households, there were no significant differences within each group depending on whether they know a gunshot victim or not.

Author: 0 In France, bus drivers are wearing skirts to work

It's not as simple as cranking up the AC: Union member Gabriel Magner told The Telegraph that high temperatures behind the dashboard combined with the fact that the buses don't have air conditioning makes it "unbearable" to work in trousers.

Medical Frank Kush, who built ASU into a powerhouse, dies at 88
Author: 0 Frank Kush, who built ASU into a powerhouse, dies at 88

Before his coaching career began, Kush served as a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army and coached the Fort Benning football team. Kush later rejoined the Arizona State athletic department as a fundraiser, and the school commissioned a statue of him to be placed outside Sun Devil Stadium.

Medical Canadian Sniper Shatters Record For Longest Kill Shot, Canada Proudly Reports
Author: 0 Canadian Sniper Shatters Record For Longest Kill Shot, Canada Proudly Reports

The Globe And Mail are reporting that the shot was caught on camera and has been independently verified. British sniper Craig Harrison held the previous record for longest confirmed kill. -Canadian sniper in Iraq (2017): 3,450 meters. CBS Local- According to reports , the world has a new world record for longest confirmed kill. And while they are technically not authorized to engage in direct combat, the commandos are allowed to accompany the Kurds to the front lines on "training ...

Author: 0 Coalition forces shoot down Iran-made drone in Syria

According to U.S. officials, the Russian Su-27 was flying at an unsafe and unprofessional distance when it buzzed the U.S. Air Force RC-135. The incidents mark an escalation in the area around At Tanf - a base near the Syrian-Jordanian border manned by coalition forces that are advising an anti-ISIS Syrian rebel group.

Medical Buffett's company loans $1.5B to Home Capital, invests $300M
Author: 0 Buffett's company loans $1.5B to Home Capital, invests $300M

Berkshire Chairman Warren Buffett has a long history of making contrarian bets on troubled companies with financial lifelines that sometimes include deeply discounted stock purchases. May 7. "There's got to be a price to be paid by Home Capital, but I think the price is more than reasonable to get that stamp of approval". "We are pleased to partner with such a renowned institution in a transaction that we believe will reward all our investors for their patience and loyalty by enhancing the ...

Medical FIrst look at the Senate health bill
Author: 0 FIrst look at the Senate health bill

The Senate version is expected to adhere similarly to those cuts, but based on reports outlining the discussions, some changes could make the bill more politically palatable for GOP lawmakers. Can McConnell get the votes? At least a half-dozen GOP senators - conservatives as well as moderates - have complained about the proposal, the secrecy with which McConnell drafted it and the speed with which he'd like to whisk it to passage.

Medical Pine nut hummus recall issued
Author: 0 Pine nut hummus recall issued

Several brands of hummus sold at different stores across the country have been recalled because of potential listeria contamination. These items were distributed at stores across the United States between April 18, 2017 to June 13, 2017 and in Canada on April 20, 2017.

Author: 0 Kushner visits family of officer murdered in Jerusalem attack

Netanyahu announced Tuesday on Twitter that "work began today on-site, as I promised, to establish the new settlement", including a picture of construction equipment breaking ground. The two White House officials will be delving into the arcane details of Israeli-Palestinian peace and negotiating a two-state solution. Palestinian officials say the U.S.is preparing for a 12- to 18-month negotiating period.

Author: 0 Trump says China has failed over North Korea

Trump said on Twitter on Tuesday he appreciated efforts by Chinese President Xi Jinping "to help with North Korea ", adding "It has not worked out". Security Council resolutions", Tillerson said. Trump's tweet about China took some advisers by surprise. US and Chinese diplomats and defense chiefs have begun talks in Washington that are expected to focus on the nuclear and missile threat from North Korea .

Medical India woos more Nigerians to participate in Yoga practice
Author: 0 India woos more Nigerians to participate in Yoga practice

Vishnudeo Vishwakarma, a retired former Air India employee, said he began each day with a 5am yoga session. The CISF personnel of Lucknow based units along-with other fellow Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) personnel also participated in a mass yoga demonstration organized in the city led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi .

Medical Uber to allow tips for drivers in reversal of longstanding policy
Author: 0 Uber to allow tips for drivers in reversal of longstanding policy

If you've ever had a particularly excellent Uber driver - one who offers water, say, or greets you with a hand-picked selection of mints and candy - you know that the urge to tip is strong and true. Uber will also offer United States drivers the option to enrol in injury-protection insurance. Once activated, the new tipping option will prompt users at the end of their ride to add a tip of $1, $2, $5 or a custom amount .

Author: 0 Senate GOP health bill reportedly would roll back ObamaCare taxes, penalties

They plan to replace that bill with the actual bill they intend to pass not much more than 24 hours before the final vote. The difference between his private negotiations and how Republicans are trying to move their bill through the Senate now is that the details of the entire Democratic bill and the language he was seeking were well-known to the public, Stupak said Monday.

Medical Goodwill returns $97K to Ohio couple in mistaken donation
Author: 0 Goodwill returns $97K to Ohio couple in mistaken donation

Then Betsy came over and said we needed to take that to the office'. She called the police next before hearing back from Leckrone who did not know the $97,004 in cash was misplaced. Eventually, Schaffer was able to track down the donor, Lynette Leckrone, of Lewisville , who was unaware that the cash she and her husband had saved to buy a home was even missing.

Medical Wisconsin Assembly passes bill that would limit recounts
Author: 0 Wisconsin Assembly passes bill that would limit recounts

However Democrats are calling the bill an attack on free speech for students. Backers of the legislation contend it's needed to ensure opposing and unpopular viewpoints are not being silenced. A third violation would result in expulsion. "You're hoping to neuter the university from having any stance on things", said Democratic Rep. Cory Mason.

Author: 0 GOP health plan cuts Medicaid, ends penalties

US senators expressed concern on Wednesday about a plan to overhaul the USA healthcare system, fearing a rush to consider the major legislation as Republican leaders prepare to unveil it. Republicans insist that Obamacare is collapsing and say they are on what amounts to a rescue mission. Earlier Wednesday, senior White House officials attended an HHS listening session with health care consumers, including retirees, business owners, doctors and insurance agents.

Medical SA Baseball Advancing to Triple-A, Missions Headed to Amarillo
Author: 0 SA Baseball Advancing to Triple-A, Missions Headed to Amarillo

The Triple-A Colorado Springs Sky Sox will move to San Antonio , Texas, and the Double-A San Antonio Missions will move into a new ballpark in Amarillo, Texas. Owners Nolan and Reid Ryan have ties to the Astros, so it would make sense for the Express to potentially switch its affiliation to the Astros, while San Antonio could become a Rangers' affiliate.

Author: 0 Trudeau to change name of National Aboriginal Day

Fast forward to 2017, and Parks Canada and indigenous peoples are work together to develop interpretive materials and activities at national parks, historic sites, and marine conservation areas - including the Fort. It exists in a quantity that says Pariseau, adding that significant legislative barriers keep Indigenous Peoples from prosperity. The festival will showcase performances by more than 30 Indigenous artists from across Canada and features traditional and contemporary music, dance, ...

Medical Qatar emir congratulates Saudi crown prince
Author: 0 Qatar emir congratulates Saudi crown prince

Saudi King Salman on Wednesday (June 21) named his son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince , completing a gradual removal of powers from the previous prince Mohammed bin Nayef, 57, who has been fired. Saudi Arabia's King Salman has appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince, removing the country's counterterrorism czar and a figure well-known to Washington from the royal line of succession.

Medical Wall Street closes lower as oil drops
Author: 0 Wall Street closes lower as oil drops

Another drop in crude oil prices helped bring energy stocks lower, bringing the market back from the record highs it set a day earlier. The Nasdaq Composite was down 14.71 points, or 0.24 percent, at 6,224.30. The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit record highs on Monday with tech stocks finding favor again as investors regained confidence in the economy after upbeat comments from Federal Reserve officials.

Medical International Yoga Day celebrated in China
Author: 0 International Yoga Day celebrated in China

Over 10,000 naval personnel and their families and Indian Army officers took part in the celebrations aboard ships and special yoga camps in the military areas of the city. He explained that it was an important project he was embarking on because much as yoga exercises work on the entire body, it contributes a lot also to the learning processes of young people.

Medical 8 security guards killed by gunmen in Afghanistan
Author: 0 8 security guards killed by gunmen in Afghanistan

Many Afghans accuse the government of failing to tackle the militants adequately. "It's not something new". United States frustration over the Haqqani's presence in Pakistan has been building for years. "The plan is very well thought out", Graham said. He said whenever cross-border involvement was found in terrorist incidents in the country, Pakistan presented proof of that.

Medical Orlando Magic, Disney Agree On Jersey Sponsorship Deal
Author: 0 Orlando Magic, Disney Agree On Jersey Sponsorship Deal

On Tuesday, the Magic announced that the team has signed a jersey patch deal with local attraction Disney World. "We're incredibly pleased that we're able to find this opportunity with the most iconic brand in our community but also a multi-national brand", Magic CEO Alex Martins told the Orlando Sentinel .

Author: 0 Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) Sets New 12-Month High on Analyst Upgrade

A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on CLVS . Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $74.00 price objective on shares of Clovis Oncology in a research note on Tuesday, April 18th. "COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "[[title]]" was first published by [[site]] and is owned by of [[site]]. In other Clovis Oncology news, insider Gillian C.

Medical Lawsuit filed against Whitewater Center after teen contracted deadly brain-eating amoeba
Author: 0 Lawsuit filed against Whitewater Center after teen contracted deadly brain-eating amoeba

The center did not respond to request for comment from The Charlotte Observer . Whitewater said that they don't "publicly discuss matter related to pending litigation". Following Seitz' death, the U.S. National Whitewater Center was closed for several weeks while officials at the water park worked with authorities to ensure the water there was no longer contaminated with Naegleria fowleri .

Author: 0 New French Defence Minister Resigns amid Party Scandal

Goulard had only been in the defence job for a month following Macron's election to the presidency. Macron's election was followed, as scheduled, by legislative elections.REM and its centrist ally MoDem won 350 seats in the 577-seat assembly.

Medical GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling
Author: 0 GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling

It does this by letting states choose whether or not to do away with the Obamacare rule that sick people and healthy people must be charged the same rates. Many Republicans are insistent on targeting abortion providers in the bill. But the Democratic party is the only thing big enough to even slow down the AHCA, and you should be getting those e-mails from Indivisible anyway.

Author: 0 McConnell Announces Thursday Reveal of Senate Healthcare Bill

But not all GOP senators like the emerging legislation - which will be unveiled Thursday - and Senate leaders can't afford to lose more than a couple lawmakers when they vote, likely next week. How things change. Today, McConnell is the majority leader, and he is overseeing a massive rewrite of US health care law. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., told reporters that while he and his colleagues "all understand what the tensions are" in reaching a compromise, it was impossible to say whether ...

Author: 0 Democrat Defeat in Georgia Election a 'Major Disappointment — BBC Reporter

Tom Price (R-Ga.) was reelected past year before being plucked to become health and human services secretary. The race had been framed by some as a referendum on Trump and his agenda, and the win may ease any GOP fears - for now - that its base wouldn't stay engaged heading into the 2018 midterms.