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Medical Saudi king names son as heir to throne, replacing nephew
Author: 0 Saudi king names son as heir to throne, replacing nephew

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has made his son next in line to the throne, handing the 31-year-old sweeping powers as the kingdom seeks radical overhaul of its oil-dependent economy and faces mounting tensions with regional rival Iran . For its part, Iran's state TV, when it isn't claiming that bin Salman is propped up by Israel or the USA, described the appointment of bin Salman this week as a "soft coup in Saudi Arabia ".

Author: 0 Trump wishes Muslims 'warm greetings' for Eid

Eid al-Fitr is Arabic for "festival of the breaking of the fast". Fighting between government forces and Islamist rebels holed up in the heart of a southern Philippine town eased on Sunday as the military sought to enforce a temporary truce to mark the Eid al-Fitr Islamic holiday.

Medical Learning From the Georgia Special Congressional Election
Author: 0 Learning From the Georgia Special Congressional Election

Their action plan: Keep talking. In an interview with Politico , Rice was even more blunt: "There comes a time when every leader has to say, 'For the good of the order and for the betterment of the party, it's time for me to step aside.' And I wish that that would happen right now".

Medical Donald Trump says he won't fire 'bothersome' Robert Mueller
Author: 0 Donald Trump says he won't fire 'bothersome' Robert Mueller

This week, the President revealed he did not have any "tapes" of his conversations with James Comey after weeks of teasing bombshell recordings like he was promoting the season finale of his presidency . The NBC/WSJ poll also finds 46 percent of Americans disapproving of Trump's decision to fire Comey - up from 38 percent in May. Only 27 percent approved of Comey's termination.

Author: 0 US OK's sale of drones to India

During the meeting, the world leaders are expected to discuss ongoing cooperation, including counter-terrorism and defence partnership in the Indo-Pacific region, and trade and law enforcement, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has said.

Medical Schumer vows to fight Senate GOP health care bill
Author: 0 Schumer vows to fight Senate GOP health care bill

Johnson said. "I'm making a lot of calls [Friday, Saturday], Sunday reviewing the bill, I just think I'll need more time to do the due diligence to make an informed vote in getting the yes". As early as Thursday, the Senate will take a momentous vote to repeal the health law, and for Republicans from states that expanded their Medicaid program, the options are anything but palatable.

Author: 0 Defiant Pelosi Says She's Staying: 'I Think I'm Worth The Trouble'

With the president's approval numbers hovering below 40 percent, should the Democrats be anxious about their losing streak in what could be considered an election year's pre-season? Rep. Tim Ryan of OH ran against her. Ryan fell well short but garnered dozens of votes, enough to underscore dissatisfaction with Pelosi and with her aging leadership team that has left promising young Democrats with few places to rise.

Medical Sued for Exposing Ex to HIV
Author: 0 Sued for Exposing Ex to HIV

In December 2015 , Sheen was slapped with a similar lawsuit by former fiancee Scottine Ross, who claimed that Sheen hid his HIV-positive status from her throughout their relationship; that suit was reportedly settled out of court. She claims that Sheen blamed her for her exposure and said that he was "noble" for having told her about his HIV status at all. She says that when she asked Sheen why he lied about his status, he replied that it was "none of [her] f-ing business".

Medical Trump signals willing to work with Republicans on healthcare bill
Author: 0 Trump signals willing to work with Republicans on healthcare bill

Sen. Johnson wants a full repeal of the Affordable Care Act , but he said this new legislation is being rushed through the Senate. The Senate bill would limit annual increases in Medicaid spending. As a military veteran who uses the VA, and as someone who now works in the health care field, I believe a single-payer Medicare-for-all system is the only one that will truly work.

Author: 0 Here Is Every Republican Senator Who Opposes the Health Care Bill

It was the building block for the Senate legislation unveiled Thursday. Toomey told the publication that he is "likely" to vote for the legislation. "This bill that's now in front of the United States Senate is not the answer", Heller, a moderate who is up for re-election in 2018, said at a news conference in Las Vegas.

Medical Arab States Denounce Attempted Attack against Grand Mosque in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Arab States Denounce Attempted Attack against Grand Mosque in Saudi Arabia

Saudi security forces said Saturday they disrupted a plot to attack the Grand Mosque at Makkah, home to the holiest site in Islam, just as Ramazan concludes. Six foreigners were wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque, where hundreds of thousands of worshippers had gathered for prayers on the last Friday of the fasting month of Ramadan.

Medical Investors like Amazon's Whole Foods buy; Apple, Pandora decline
Author: 0 Investors like Amazon's Whole Foods buy; Apple, Pandora decline

Such changes may be a long way off, and Amazon has plenty of time to change its strategy, with the $13.7 billion deal not expected to close until the second half of the year. The S&P 500 consumer staples tumbled 1.7 percent - its biggest drop since November previous year. "I don't think brick and mortar retail will ever be the same", said Kyle Bunch, managing director of strategy at RG/A, an Austin advertising agency.

Medical Nancy Pelosi: 'I'm worth the trouble.' Conservatives agree
Author: 0 Nancy Pelosi: 'I'm worth the trouble.' Conservatives agree

While Pelosi did prevail with more than double Ryan's vote share, she also lost almost a third of her caucus in the process. The key for Handel was the time she had between April's first round of voting (which Ossoff led in an open primary with 48.1 percent, just short of the majority he needed to settle matters then) and the second (in which Ossoff's vote nearly precisely matched his earlier share).

Medical Hilo's Yada fires 70 at LPGA Arkansas
Author: 0 Hilo's Yada fires 70 at LPGA Arkansas

Stacy Lewis , the 2014 champion, was part of a group that included Juli Inkster, Moriya Jutanugarn, Felicity Johnson and Katherine Kirk at 5 under. "I only focus on my ball, only on one hole, instead of thinking of the whole thing". Ryu put in some time with instructor Cameron McCormick and Ian Baker-Finch, who she has worked with on her putting over the last several years. Returning to Arkansas, Ryu felt refreshed and ready to play again.

Author: 0 NBA Players React to the 2017 Draft

LaVar Ball raised his family in Chino Hills, a Los Angeles suburb 35 miles east of Staples Center. Ball, meanwhile, gets his wish - he stays close to home in Los Angeles and will learn from a Laker executive who was a pretty fair point guard, Magic Johnson .

Author: 0 US Senator had secret meeting with North Korea to free Otto Warmbier

Dennis Rodman suggested Friday that he is partly responsible for the release of United States college student Otto Warmbier , who died Monday after being released by North Korea. "No conclusions about the cause and manner of Mr. Warmbier's death have been drawn at this time as there are additional medical records and imaging to review and people to interview", the coroner's office statement said.

Medical Healthy Misconception: Is Coconut Oil Really that Good for You?
Author: 0 Healthy Misconception: Is Coconut Oil Really that Good for You?

Most of us are familiar with a handful of "health" foods that we've either heard about on the news or seen friends eat - almond milk, agave nectar, granola. But these days after the survey conducted in the United States, coconut oil is being categorised under the same category. "Olive oil, grape seed oil, avocado oil those have much higher proportions of unsaturated fat which tend to be more heart healthy", Busenburg said.

Author: 0 US Official Says H1B Talks Unlikey During Modi Trump Meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump are both enthusiastic users of social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook . Echoing similar views, industry association Assocham has recently said that the prime minister should push India's case by highlighting that American corporations enjoy liberal market access in India while repatriating profits back home, The Times of India reported.

Medical AAP MLAs have no right to continue as lawmakers: BJP
Author: 0 AAP MLAs have no right to continue as lawmakers: BJP

The order has huge political ramifications for the Kejriwal government, as it spells no respite for the 20 MLAs who must have to counter their cases before the EC against Delhi lawyer Prashant Patel's petition seeking their disqualification for holding office of profit as parliamentary secretaries.

Author: 0 Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 56

The newspaper added that while no group has yet claimed responsibility for the Parachinar blasts , Jamaat-ul-Ahrar - a splinter group of the banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan and Isis has reportedly claimed responsibility for the Quetta attack.

Author: 0 Mainers wary of Amazon/Whole Foods deal

Food delivery is one thing but Amazon will also control the in-person grocery shopping experience so expect to see more features like ordering your groceries on your phone and picking them up in store. "I don't want that to change". "The Whole Foods Market stores and our brands, they're gonna stay all the quality standards we have, the integrity we have behind our products and our brand, those are gonna be intact".

Author: 0 Turkey refuses closing military base in Qatar upon Arab states' demand

Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain also recalled their ambassadors from Qatar in March 2014, upset about a perceived interference in their affairs through the network and Qatar's funding of Islamist movements. Al-Jazeera, one of the largest news organisations in the world, said that it "deplores" calls for it to be taken off air . Though Qatar's neighbours have focused their grievances on alleged Qatari support for extremism, they have also voiced loud concerns about ...

Author: 0 Senate Republicans Unveil Health Care Bill

Senator Rob Portman of OH and Senator Shelley Moore Capito of West Virgina, representing two states at the center of the ongoing opioid crisis, had previously called for $45 billion over the course of a decade for fighting the opioid crisis.

Medical Ken gets a man bun in Barbie's 'Next Gen Ken' line
Author: 0 Ken gets a man bun in Barbie's 'Next Gen Ken' line

Men - and boys, too - have this hairstyle, so why shouldn't they too be able to relate to a doll that looks like them? In its broadest Ken expansion to date, Mattel has introduced 15 realistic Ken dolls that more closely resemble the dorks you come across on Tinder .

Author: 0 Senate Republicans release bill to cut Medicaid

Already four GOP senators have rejected the plan, leaving its future in doubt , with the party holding only a slim majority in the Senate . A handful of Republicans - more than Mr. A handful of Senate Republicans are meeting in secret to craft a bill to replace the Affordable Care Act . Yesterday the Republican leadership in the Senate released a draft bill to replace it, with a vote set for next week.

Author: 0 What's Next for the GOP Health Care Bill in Congress?

Senate Republicans have released their supposed ObamaCare-repeal bill, the " Better Care Reconciliation Act ". Heller's comments came the day after four conservative senators issued a joint statement saying they can not support the bill unless it is changed.

Medical Srikanth reaches 3rd successive Super Series final
Author: 0 Srikanth reaches 3rd successive Super Series final

The Indian shuttler took just 37 minutes to brush aside his Chinese opponent and storm into the title clash where he will play the victor of the other semi-final between China's Chen Long and South Korea's Lee Hyun Il. The Chinese struggled to pick up the thread after that as the Indian took the opening game 21-10 in just 15 minutes. At 16-9, Srikanth had a service error as the shuttle went to the net.

Medical Breastfeeding Mothers Have Lower Chance Of Heart Disease And Stroke
Author: 0 Breastfeeding Mothers Have Lower Chance Of Heart Disease And Stroke

This study, published in the Journal of the American Heart Association , analyzed data on 289,573 women in China, aged 30 to 79, who were recruited for the research between 2004 and 2008. "The findings should encourage more widespread breastfeeding for the benefit of the mother as well as the child", said Zhengming Chen, Professor of Epidemiology, University of Oxford.

Author: 0 Tricky conditions as players begin third round of US Open

Bill Jacobs recalled that when his father made plans to go to the tournament when it was awarded to Erin Hills in 2010, he remarked that he hoped he would still be alive to attend. "It's just a matter of getting competitive rounds under my belt". His lone victory in America was the Houston Open in 2009, though not to be overlooked are his 14 victories around the world that include two victories in Abu Dhabi, one at the BMW PGA Championship, two at the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles ...

Author: 0 McConnell's focus: finding votes for Senate health care bill

Further complicating the issue for him is Nevada's Republican Governor, Brian Sandoval, an outspoken supporter of the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion . Hospital stocks have been under pressure from the possibility of health-care reform because they have been more profitable under Obamacare, which the Congressional Budget Office said would result in 23 million more Americans with insurance over a decade than under the House GOP plan.

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.