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Jun 27 2017

Senate Republicans Alter Health Care Bill To Avoid 'Death Spiral'

Overall, the CBO estimates that the Senate bill will result in fewer people being uninsured by 2026 than the House health care bill (titled "The American Health ...

Jun 27 2017

Rihanna Calls on G20 Leaders to Support The Global Partnership for Education

As if we needed another reason to absolutely love her, Rihanna has been messaging world leaders asking them to fund education in countries around the world , and we're...

Jun 27 2017

Supreme Court takes on Colorado same-sex couple wedding cake case

The Supreme Court has ruled for same-sex couples who complained an Arkansas birth certificate law discriminated against them. The difference of opinion between the ...

Jun 27 2017

Colorado baker disputes anti-discrimination law

On the one hand, the First Amendment guarantees religious liberty and freedom of association, the latter implying a right not to associate with someone if you don't wish ...

Jun 27 2017

U.S. top court partially lifts block on Trump travel ban

The other basic portion of Trump's initiative, which will remain partially blocked, will be the prohibition on USA entry to citizens of Iran, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Yemen...

Jun 27 2017

Qatar Airways chief calls on United Nations body to declare Qatar measures illegal

Qatar today started the transportation of maritime cargo through Oman, after it was forced by a naval boycott imposed by neighboring countries that broke off diplomatic r...

Jun 27 2017

Limited Travel Ban Still Stokes Islamophobia, CAIR-MN Says

With today's Supreme Court order , the travel ban will remain on hold for plaintiffs who challenged the executive order and for anyone who is "similarly situated", the...

Jun 27 2017

Mali official says at least 2 dead in attack

Samake said Monday that the Kangaba attack "bore all the hallmarks" of the Radisson Blu assault. But analysts said security forces appeared to have responded quicker th...

Jun 27 2017

President Trump's travel ban partially unblocked

Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, who successfully challenged the ban in lower courts , said that students from affected countries due to attend the University of ...

Jun 27 2017

Ukrainian serviceman killed in auto bomb

Police said in a statement that the driver of a luxury auto was killed instantly as the vehicle blew up at a Kiev intersection on Tuesday morning. 'At the present tim...

Jun 27 2017

Trump Gov't May Put Seoul at Risk to Protect US — FT

President Moon is reported to have expressed his general agreement. Trump will also be visiting China later this year, possibly in November, so there is no lack of op...

Jun 27 2017

Trump's Modi meeting marks venture into India-Pakistan relations

During the delegation-level meeting, the two leaders touched upon various topics ranging from purchase of military equipment to the bilateral relations between the two na...

Jun 27 2017

Modi invites Trump and family to visit India

Modi termed his talks with Trump , the first between the two leaders, an "important page in the history of India-US relationship". Briefing reporters on the meeting, F...

Jun 27 2017

Former Newcastle linked manager announced as Crystal Palace boss

De Boer will impose his style on a squad that was built for survival by Sam Allardyce. "No, I don't want to think about [stepping stones]", De Boer told reporters. "Thi...

Jun 27 2017

Hurriyet: President Erdoğan says Gulf states' demands on Qatar 'unlawful'

Erdogan came fully out in support of Qatar during a speech on Sunday, calling the demands laid out by the other gulf states for lifting the blockade a breach of worldwide...

Jun 27 2017

Trump travel ban revival gets mixed reaction in NH

Several federal agencies must now decide how they will implement it, and advocates warned the confusion itself is harmful, given the delicacy of the refugee process. Airp...

Jun 27 2017

The Senate bill's new health coverage penalty is a throwback

But none has ruled out backing the measure if it's changed, and GOP leaders are looking for ways to win more votes by revising the legislation. The change comes as co...

Jun 27 2017

Premier League fixtures revealed as official 2017/18 schedule is announced

Manchester United , Crystal Palace and Newcastle are the only three teams to start and finish at home and have a Boxing Day clash in front of their own fans. Bookie...

Jun 27 2017

Ice cream rush helps supermarket sales soar in June

Aldi's market share rose to 6.9% in the 12 weeks ended June 18, compared with 6.1% a year earlier, while Lidl's share rose to 5.0%, from 4.4%, Kantar Worldpanel said...

Jun 27 2017

Qatar withdraws peacekeepers from Djibouti-Eritrea border

However, Pakistan said that they will not take any side in this crisis. His mediation visit to Saudi did not achieve any immediate breakthrough. Iranian Foreign Min...