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Jun 24 2017

State Budget Passes, Marijuana Bill Blocked

But only a majority voted to take action on the bill, with nearly all Republican House members voting 'no'. A showdown is brewing in MA, with legislative deadlines for ...

Jun 24 2017

Summer feeding program aims to help students

Department of Agriculture, is the largest federal resource available for local programs that combine meal time with recreational and educational activities. Meals at all ...

Jun 24 2017

Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after United States downed jet

Tuesday's incident also comes less than 2 days after the US shot down a Syrian fighter jet after it allegedly attacked USA -backed fighters near Tabqah. On Monday, a day ...

Jun 24 2017

PremjiInvest writes letter to Snapdeal, seeking clarification over acquisition deal

SoftBank , which now holds over 33 percent in Snapdeal , is also in talks to invest in Flipkart as part of the proposed merger. Compared to a valuation of about Unit...

Jun 24 2017

Six in Ten Australians Polled Say Trump Causes 'Unfavorable Opinion' of US

The Lowy Institute for International Policy is Australia's leading think tank. "I think Mr Trump has got more to do in terms of learning his job", he said . The U.S....

Jun 24 2017

Pregnant workers bill on the move in Senate

As various outlets and legal experts note , it's unlikely pregnant women in New Hampshire would've actually been allowed to go around killing people: the state now h...

Jun 24 2017

North Korea accuses US of 'smear campaign' over student's death

In North Korea's first public comment on Warmbier's death, a spokesman for North Korea's foreign ministry said claims that Warmbier was beaten and tortured in captivi...

Jun 24 2017

Coconut oil has more 'bad' fat than beef and butter

Vincent Clinical Dietitian, Anna Busenburg said. Researchers reviewed data and found no difference between coconut oil and other oils high in saturated fat like butter, ...

Jun 24 2017

Weaker inflation slows to 1.3%, could weigh on central bank's rate decision

Expectations for a Bank of Canada rate increase this year strengthened markedly in the past two weeks, after the bank's top two officials struc k a more bullish tone on t...

Jun 24 2017

Former Molina CEO calls Senate health-care bill 'heartless'

Earlier in his response to the Senate bill's introduction to the public, Obama admitted that repealing the Affordable Care Act has become a "core tenet of the Republ...

Jun 23 2017

London community shows solidarity after van attack on Muslims

In a statement, Mr Osborne's family said: "We are massively shocked". Ellis added that his uncle was "not a racist" and said he had never expressed any racist views. ...

Jun 23 2017

Senate Healthcare Bill Makes Major Cuts to Medicaid

Several medical groups were quick to denounce the newly unveiled Senate bill. But if the process that played out in the House last month is any guide, expect the deal...

Jun 23 2017

Ford recalls 15600 cars in South Africa over fire risk

This is not the first time Ford India has issued a recall. Ford Motor company is recalling almost 16,000 Ikon and Figo models in South Africa due to a potential fire ...

Jun 23 2017

Risk of severe weather increases as Cindy approaches Middle Tennessee

The storm made landfall early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana. No significant flooding or damage was reported in the Houston area, with the exception of some str...

Jun 23 2017

Botswana's former president Ketumile Masire dies

According to an aide, Masire , 91, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family in a hospital in the capital Gaborone . "We thank well-wishers and friends from near ...

Jun 23 2017

McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill

A group of four Senate Republicans has already come out to say they are now a "no" on the bill, effectively killing it where it stands. Senate Republicans also spli...

Jun 23 2017

North Korea denies torturing United States student Warmbier

Warmbier was jailed in North Korea for allegedly attempting to steal a political banner from Yanggakdo International Hotel in Pyongyang. Garrett said North Korea sho...

Jun 23 2017

Arab countries issue list to Qatar for compliance to end crisis

As well as shutting down Al Jazeera , which Qatar has previously said it would not do, the boycotting five Arab countries also want it to cut diplomatic ties with I...

Jun 23 2017

Meet Mohammed Bin Salman: The Next Ruler Of Saudi Arabia

Earlier this week, the Saudi King Salman Bin Abdulaziz in a royal decree relieved Prince Muhammed Bin Nayef from his position, and declared Prince Muhammed Bin Salman a...

Jun 23 2017

McDonalds in Saudi Tweets Allegiance to New Crown Prince

The rapid rise of Mohammed bin Salman , from one among many princes in the al-Saud royal family to the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia within a span of two years, is an u...