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McConnell backup plan to repeal Affordable Care Act falters

McConnell backup plan to repeal Affordable Care Act falters Press secretary Sean Spicer insists Trump was actively working for the bill's passage, even though he spent much of the weekend watching the U.S. Women's Open golf tournament at his Bedminister, N.J., resort. The update also includes a modified version of an amendment offered by Sen. The bill provides $70 billion for states to use to help contain rising costs for people with serious conditions... [Full Article...]

California lawmakers extend carbon emissions climate law

California lawmakers extend carbon emissions climate law The US state aims to cut greenhouse gases by 40% from 1990 levels by 2030 . The California governor had directly urged lawmakers to approve the extension for days prior to the vote. ". While all sides of this debate can find challenges with the deal, the stakes are too high not to take action". Oil companies, while not staking a public position, backed the deal behind the scenes. [Full Article...]

Kashmiris to observe Accession to Pakistan Day tomorrow

Kashmiris to observe Accession to Pakistan Day tomorrow Local reports said small arms, automatics and mortars were being used to target Indian posts in the area, and the two schools were also being targeted. An Army sepoy Jaspreet Singh was killed in the Pakistani shelling in Naushera sector in Rajouri district, a defence spokesman said. Yesterday also, a jawan got martyred while a minor girl died and two civilians sustained injuries in cross border ... [Full Article...]

Some OnePlus 5 owners report the phone reboots if you call 911

Some OnePlus 5 owners report the phone reboots if you call 911 OnePlus acknowledged the issue but did not explain it, Gizmodo reports. While this is certainly a troubling issue, it is not completely unique to the OnePlus 5. "We have contacted the customer and are now looking into the issue", OnePlus told TNW. It is a scary issue as the device is basically of no use when the user tries to get through 911 in case of urgency. [Full Article...]

Jewelry Thief Doris Payne, 86, Arrested for Wal-Mart Theft

Jewelry Thief Doris Payne, 86, Arrested for Wal-Mart Theft Payne's mugshots span more than six decades of her life. "There has never been a day that I went to steal that I did not get what I want", Payne said in the documentary. She was also accused of stealing a pair of earrings from Saks Fifth Avenue another Atlanta mall in October 2015. She once faced charges in San Diego and Palm Desert. [Full Article...]

Cristiano Ronaldo confirms he expecting baby with girlfriend

Cristiano Ronaldo confirms he expecting baby with girlfriend The footballer, 32, confirmed the pregnancy after he was asked by Spanish news outlet El Mundo whether he was "happy" to have another child on the way, to which he replied, " Yes, very much ". "Everyone adores Georgina and are satisfied with this relationship". Cristiano Ronaldo is going to be a dad for the fourth time When is Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez's baby due? Af... [Full Article...]

Karnataka Wants Separate Flag, Panel Formed to Check Possibility

Karnataka Wants Separate Flag, Panel Formed to Check Possibility In 2014, Patil Puttappa, a 96-year-old veteran journalist and Kannada activist , and Bheemappa Gundappa, a 56-year-old RTI activist, made a demand for an official flag for Karnataka. "If Siddaramaiah thinks that he can have a flag, it is an anti-national move", she added. The red and yellow flag has been Karnataka's unofficial state flag for decades. [Full Article...]

Merkel blasts Turkish arrest of German

Merkel blasts Turkish arrest of German Turkey has blamed the July 15, 2016, failed coup on followers of US -based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen and has branded his movement a terror organization. A further 100,000 people have been discharged from jobs over the same accusations. Peter Steudtner is the German national who will remain behind bars. [Full Article...]

Senate's New Plan To Repeal But Not Replace Obamacare Is Dead

Senate's New Plan To Repeal But Not Replace Obamacare Is Dead Then, once millions of Americans began to enjoy some aspects of the ACA, the Republicans changed their tune to "repeal and replace" Obamacare. McConnell has now failed three times in the last month to pass a bill to gut Obamacare, otherwise known as the Affordable Care Act, something Republicans have vowed to do for seven years. [Full Article...]

Frontier adds nonstop flights in Oklahoma City, Tulsa

Frontier adds nonstop flights in Oklahoma City, Tulsa A low-priced airline is returning to Gerald R. Ford International Airport to offer nonstop flights to Orlando, Florida. Today's news is part of a national announcement where Frontier is bringing low fares to 21 new cities and 85 new routes, which will include 90 percent of the US population, the news release stated. [Full Article...]

Parliament Monsoon session: Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 noon

Parliament Monsoon session: Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 noon Ghulam Nabi Azad, Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, said the situation on the border with China in the Sikkim sector is very tense even as he blamed Beijing for the boundary stand-off. Meanwhile, BJP-led government will be introducing 18 new Bills in the session. Mahajan said that the 19-day long session will see election of President and Vice President and discussion on various importa... [Full Article...]

Google's new 'Hire' recruiting app launches w

Google's new 'Hire' recruiting app launches w It is seamlessly integrated with all Google Suite of applications like the Google Calendar , Gmail, Google Drive and Google Docs . If you're not a recruiter, Hire probably won't affect your life anytime soon. "The app's integration with G Suite enables us to quickly access all candidate communications in one place, efficiently schedule interviews and collaborate to reach a hiring decisio... [Full Article...]

PolitFact: Trump has worst poll numbers of any president since polling began

PolitFact: Trump has worst poll numbers of any president since polling began Mr Trump tweeted about the ABC poll , saying that "even though nearly 40 per cent is not bad at this time , (it) was just about the most inaccurate poll around election time ". The poll comes one day after Trump spent Sunday morning on Twitter attacking the news media, former electoral rival Hillary Clinton , and the investigations into any possible connections between his presidential ... [Full Article...]

Ex-speaker Hastert returns to IL to complete sentence

Ex-speaker Hastert returns to IL to complete sentence Hastert's federal indictment was made public in May 2015, revealing the allegations of sexual assault. Online records indicate Hastert is now under the supervision of a residential re-entry management office in Chicago. U.S. Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert (R-IL) waves to supporters during a Mid-term election night party in St. Charles, Illinois November 7, 2006. [Full Article...]

Extra cash in school budgets in funding shake-up

Extra cash in school budgets in funding shake-up Now some underfunded schools will gain up to 3% a year per pupil, while other better-funded schools will only get a 0.5% increase per pupil. The funding will be found by making savings in the Department for Education's existing budget, such as the free schools programme. [Full Article...]

US Calls for Global Pressure Hinder Dialogue on Denuclearization: Pyongyang

North Korea , however, is concerned the defense secretary is intentionally trying to deceive the country. President Moon Jae-in promised his USA counterpart Donald Trump to cooperate closely, but it seems unlikely that the U.S.is suddenly behind South Korea's latest peace overtures. [Full Article...]

A hot and humid week with daily storm chances

A hot and humid week with daily storm chances These storms will slowly move through ahead of and along a cold front. On Monday , pop-up showers and storms are possible once again, but coverage looks even lower. Temperatures will be slightly lower with highs in the upper 80s because of the lack of sunshine and amount of rain expected. Strong winds, lightning, and small hail are all possible with these thunderstorms. [Full Article...]

Sushma Confirms Visa to Pakistani Kashmiri Patient Without Aziz's Recommendation

Sushma Confirms Visa to Pakistani Kashmiri Patient Without Aziz's Recommendation But the Pakistan Foreign Affairs Ministry had turned down the family's plea for a letter from Aziz to the Indian High Commission. However, her Tuesday's tweet suggests India's reaction to Pakistan's move to declare Gilgit-Baltistan in PoK as a new province. [Full Article...]

These are Uber's no-go zones following a driver attack

These are Uber's no-go zones following a driver attack Attacks on Uber drivers have focused on central Pretoria, downtown Johannesburg, the main rail stations and Johannesburg airport. Allenberg said while they understood that their "driver-partners" were frustrated, they had a zero tolerance approach to any form of retaliation or violence. [Full Article...]

Klopp convinced star Liverpool trio can go to new level

Klopp convinced star Liverpool trio can go to new level On whether it's trickier to sign players from other Premier League clubs, Klopp said: "Yes, that's obvious". The German says consistency in the squad is key for Liverpool and, while he is pursuing summer targets, he believes coaching and development of players already in the Reds squad is even more important. [Full Article...]


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