Thursday July 20-th, 2017

With Obamacare vote, House Republicans free to turn to tax reform With Obamacare vote, House Republicans free to turn to tax reform

The AHCA next heads to the Senate, where it faces an uncertain future. There would be no more penalties for failing to have health insurance coverage. Marilyn Tavenner, president and CEO of America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), which represents ...

Trump asks why American Civil War couldn't have been avoided

Donald Trump said he could have done a deal to prevent the American Civil War, historian Jon Meacham has claimed. "He said, there's no reason for this", said Trump . I wish I could say this is amusing and not deeply disturbing. Reuters then ...

'Gray death' the latest opioid street mix causing worry 'Gray death' the latest opioid street mix causing worry

Due to its capability to not just significantly reduce pain, but also induce a sense of euphoria, regular opioid use can lead to dependence and more often than not is the cause of misuse and abuse. The drug combination is just the latest in a tre...

2 doctors found dead in penthouse likely knew killer 2 doctors found dead in penthouse likely knew killer

Police Commissioner William B. Evans said the suspect opened fire when officers confronted him at the door. Police say the man was shot and taken to a hospital. "Hopefully, this guy that they caught will be able to say who he is and why this was do...

Obama in Boston to get political courage award

Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. On Friday, Today show co-hosts Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie made it clear to viewers that they were ready for more Kennedys in Washington. "This award really recognizes that he made tough choices over th...

Labour loses out as SNP and Tories snap up seats

While the election will provide an indication of support ahead of the Westminster poll, politicians from all parties stressed the important role councils play in areas such as education and social care, and have urged Scots to use their vote.

Texas police officer fired after fatal shooting of unarmed black teen

The officer was placed on administrative leave before Tuesday's firing when Balch Springs Police said he violated department policies. Initially, it was reported that an officer fired on the auto Jordan Edwards was riding in because it was reve...

Government-wide spending bill headed for a House vote Government-wide spending bill headed for a House vote

Even so, Thursday's margin could be razor-thin, much like when "Obamacare" itself cleared the House in 2010 on a party-line vote of 219-212. We. either elect more Republican Senators in 2018 or change the rules now to 51%. "They expect us to govern -...

Watch Marwan Barghouti Eating During the Hunger Strike

Palestinian Committee of Prisoners' Affairs Issa Qaraqe added a second threat: that any doctor involved in force-feeding hunger strikers will be the target of legal action. The hunger strike launched three weeks ago with a Barghouti op-ed in the New ...

UK Conservatives' power base bolstered in local elections

For the first time since Thatcher's fall, the Conservatives are at peace over Europe. "This is not about who wins and who loses in the local elections, it is about continuing to fight for the best Brexit deal for families and businesses across the ...

AAP cadre introspecting to reason out MCD defeat: Phoolka

The denouement has come surprisingly early. The AAP with 48 seats finished second, Congress with 29 seats third. "Arvind Kejriwal used to advocate Right to Recall and it seems now that Delhi people have used the right on him", he added. Delhi BJP c...

Trump's Proposed Budget Would Almost Completely Defund The Drug Control Policy Office Trump's Proposed Budget Would Almost Completely Defund The Drug Control Policy Office

In an all-staff email to employees in the Office of National Drug Control Policy, acting Director Richard Baum shared some news he described as "very discouraging for our Nation's effort to address drug abuse". There have been 65 overdoses in the sta...

Newcastle lift Championship title on dramatic final day at St James's Park

Harry Redknapp's men, who won their last two games to survive having previously gone 10 without a win, had to hold on for six agonising minutes of added time, with the final whistle sealing Rovers' fall to the third tier. The timing of the goal mak...

In China Tencent 'deeply sorry' for Russia WeChat block In China Tencent 'deeply sorry' for Russia WeChat block

Russian telecom watchdog Roskomnadzor has listed WeChat service among the prohibited websites in Russia , Russia's news agency TASS reported Friday. The authorities took action after the company failed to discharge the various responsibilities reg...

Prison: Aaron Hernandez elated about acquittal, not suicidal Prison: Aaron Hernandez elated about acquittal, not suicidal

A trial date for his appeal in that case had not been set when he died. Several notes written inside of Hernandez's Bible have been redacted from the state police's investigative report . "They stated that he was positive and even happily emotiona...

AP SSC Class 10 Results 2017: Released at bse AP SSC Class 10 Results 2017: Released at bse

Board of Secondary Education of Andhra Pradesh is established in the year 1953. For now, all the sources (read results portals) are pointing that AP SSC results 2017 will be out on May 6, at 12 pm. Directorate of Government Examinations is an...

Budget not a down-payment on new border wall Budget not a down-payment on new border wall

White House officials are attempting to tout the spending deal as a win for the president and his priorities, and have said he would be in even a stronger negotiating position this fall. "I think it is silly". President Donald Trump is touting ...

WWII bombs force mass evacuation in Hanover WWII bombs force mass evacuation in Hanover

So far five devices have been located and it is estimated there are 13 locations in the Lower Saxon capital. Seven care homes are among the buildings being evacuated. The biggest evacuation took place in December 2016 when an unexploded British bom...

'American Idol' to return on ABC, Ryan Seacrest eyed to host 'American Idol' to return on ABC, Ryan Seacrest eyed to host

That now appears to be a reality. According to TMZ , ABC is in talks with the owners of the show and working out the details to negotiate the return of the show in 2018. That would be so exciting to have Idol back on the air again, but Ryan's...

French campaign revs up with rival rallies, May Day marches

Protesters push a burning trolley towards police during violent scenes in central Paris at May Day march. At her final rally in Villepinte, Le Pen called Macron the "continuity candidate" saying that he would just continue the unpopular policies ...

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