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People Doctors' group tells senate to fix, not repeal 'Obamacare'
Author: 0 Doctors' group tells senate to fix, not repeal 'Obamacare'

Rand Paul, R-Ky., wants a vote on a strict repeal of the ACA. The American Medical Association (AMA) last week outlined its opposition to current efforts in the U.S. "It's such a politically charged issue". In New York, the bill's cuts would force the state to either sharply reduce its Medicaid program or pick up the $2.3 billion annual share of the costs that counties now pay for it.

People Philippine President declares to continue fight against drugs
Author: 0 Philippine President declares to continue fight against drugs

Duterte again called on lawmakers to reinstate the death penalty in the Philippines , not just as deterrence but as "retribution" for heinous crimes, especially illegal drug trafficking. Philippine's president Rodrigo Duterte said that Philippine authorities should put a stop to the extraction and exportation of mineral resources for process overseas and importing them back to the Philippines.

People Justin Bieber cancels rest of Purpose World Tour
Author: 0 Justin Bieber cancels rest of Purpose World Tour "due to unforeseen circumstances"

Once Bieber's camp confirms the news, refunds will become available at point of purchase. The singer was expected to finish the North American leg of the tour in September, and then perform a few shows in Asia through mid-October. The more likely reason is simply that Bieber is suffering from burnout after being nearly constantly on tour for the past two years. The Purpose tour kicked off on March 9, 2016, in Seattle , Washington.

People Trump's new messenger says briefings back on camera
Author: 0 Trump's new messenger says briefings back on camera

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders on Sunday offered up a face-saving explanation for supporting the new bill. Given the beating he has taken over his perceived coziness with Vladimir Putin , the ongoing probe by the special counsel into Russia's election meddling and the march of more Trump aides into hearing rooms to discuss their contacts with Russian officials during the campaign (yesterday was Jared Kushner's turn), a presidential veto of sanctions on Russia wouldn't pass any ...

People Pacific man dead after police chase through Jefferson County
Author: 0 Pacific man dead after police chase through Jefferson County

Police say officers killed a man who reportedly ran a auto off the road around 9 a.m. Monday, held several people offering him help at gunpoint and drove off in someone else's vehicle on southbound Interstate 55 near Interstate 270. McGuire says spike sticks were used to disable the vehicle, but that the suspect shot at police. Police say a driver who shot at officers during a chase that closed down a busy stretch of highway near St.

People Trump speaks at National Scout Jamboree
Author: 0 Trump speaks at National Scout Jamboree

President Donald Trump waves after delivering remarks at the 2017 National Scout Jamboree in Summit Bechtel National Scout Reserve, West Virginia, U.S., July 24, 2017 . "We won and we won and won". The speech was not meant to be political, especially since the vast majority of the audience is unable to vote and the Boy Scouts Organization shuns hints of political endorsement.

Author: 0 Russia, EU Voice Concern About Proposed US Sanctions

Peskov's remarks came two days after U.S. House and Senate leaders reached an agreement on legislation that includes new sanctions against Russian Federation, for, they argue, Moscow's meddling in the 2016 American presidential election. Russia feels " extremely negative " on the topic of USA sanctions, Russian President Putin's press secretary Dmitry Peskov told reporters in Moscow on Monday, as cited by state-run news agency TASS.

People Palace on martial law vote: The nation has chosen to stand united
Author: 0 Palace on martial law vote: The nation has chosen to stand united

Outside the sprawling House compound in suburban Quezon City , placard-bearing militant groups protested but anti-riot policemen, who were ordered to exercise "maximum tolerance" reported it was peaceful. Malacanang, for its part, welcomed the Congress decision to extend the period of martial law in Mindanao. Senate Minority Floor Leader Franklin Drilon said there is no evidence of rebellion in Mindanao.

People Kushner, facing Senate inquiry, denies colluding with Russians
Author: 0 Kushner, facing Senate inquiry, denies colluding with Russians

Kushner would later meet with Kislyak alongside former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn at Trump Tower in December 2016, just before Trump took office. "They kept saying it over and over again", Trump said. I dont know. But, you know, he bills himself as somebody who's not used to a campaign. He said that his initial failure to disclose the meetings on a security clearance form was due to his assistant's premature submission of a draft.

People Woman pleads guilty in fiancé's kayak death in Hudson River
Author: 0 Woman pleads guilty in fiancé's kayak death in Hudson River

Graswald was arrested and charged a few weeks later. Photo Angelika Graswald being arraigned in State Supreme Court in Orange County, N.Y., in May 2015, on charges that she killed her financé, Vincent Viafore . Graswald also said she knew a locking clip was off his paddle, according go the Poughkeepsie Journal. Mr Viafore was a construction manager and Graswald came to the USA when she was 20, taking a job as an au pair.Friends of the victim spoke of her odd behaviour in the aftermath.

People Switzerland: Five injured in Schaffhausen chainsaw attack
Author: 0 Switzerland: Five injured in Schaffhausen chainsaw attack

A local shop owner told newspaper Blick that a man was walking the streets with a chainsaw, causing panic among pedestrians in the center of town. Officers have identified the assailant as Franz Wrousis, a 51-year-old man with a criminal history and no fixed address who reportedly has spent significant time living in a forest.

People Federal judge rules that deportations will be temporarily halted
Author: 0 Federal judge rules that deportations will be temporarily halted

Protesters rally outside the federal court just before a hearing to consider a class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of Iraqi nationals facing deportation, in Detroit , Michigan, US, June 21, 2017. It is not yet known whether the United States government will appeal the ruling. The US government had issued final deportation orders against around 1,444 Iraqi nationals of whom about 199 were detained in June as part of a nationwide sweep by immigration authorities, Reuters reported.

People Govt minister Matt Canavan quits cabinet
Author: 0 Govt minister Matt Canavan quits cabinet

Nationals Senator and Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan has resigned from cabinet after discovering he was an Italian citizen but is refusing to quit Parliament. Brandis says the Government's preliminary view is that Canavan should not be considered in breach of Constitutional rules if the registration for Italian citizenship was made without his knowledge or consent.

People 418 hajj pilgrims off to Jeddah
Author: 0 418 hajj pilgrims off to Jeddah

Intended pilgrims can check their flight schedule on the ministry's website. PIA will operate more than 137 flights to Saudi Arabia for transporting almost 60,000 intending pilgrims. The number of return flights will be 169. Saudi Arabia claims almost 770 people were killed, but officials at Iran's Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization say about 4,700 people, including over 460 Iranian pilgrims, lost their lives.

People Now, file sexual harassment plaints online
Author: 0 Now, file sexual harassment plaints online

The draft policy proposes that the HRD Ministry redesign school curriculum to promote gender sensitivity as well as make home science and physical education compulsory for both girls and boys. There are 30.37 lakh people working for government sectors in India. As per the Census of Central government employees, 2011, women constitute 10.93% (3.37 lakh) of the total regular Central government employees.

People Baby killer whale, the last to be born at SeaWorld, dies
Author: 0 Baby killer whale, the last to be born at SeaWorld, dies

In a press release sent to Kens 5, SeaWorld said Kyara was being treated for the infection at the park's animal hospital for the past three days. Kyara was the last to be born at a SeaWorld park. SeaWorld San Antonio said it would cancel its One Ocean shows featuring orcas for the rest of the day. Takara, the mother of Kyara, was born at SeaWorld San Diego, but lived at SeaWorld in Orlando between 2004 and 2009, when she was moved to the Texas theme park.

People Congress targets Venkaiah Naidu; he says political motive
Author: 0 Congress targets Venkaiah Naidu; he says political motive

While some of the cars were bought from Harsha Toyota, owned by Mr Naidu's son, the others were supplied by a dealership owned by the son of Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao. He said Harsha Toyota, owned by his son, as a dealer "never directly dealt" with the state government in the procurement of vehicles and no supply order was placed on the firm.

People Gavel Drop: Kansas' Kobach Under Renewed Fire for Ethics, Voter Fraud Commission
Author: 0 Gavel Drop: Kansas' Kobach Under Renewed Fire for Ethics, Voter Fraud Commission

But let's reflect some more on that request for voter information that the commission issued a few weeks ago, only to have it immediately spurned by election officials in more than 20 states. The New York Times and other media outlets have noted the irony of this statement, coming from a president who steadfastly has refused to release his tax records, so we need not dwell on this.

People Trump urges Senate Republicans to move ahead with healthcare reform
Author: 0 Trump urges Senate Republicans to move ahead with healthcare reform

A procedural vote is due on Tuesday as Republicans push forward in their attempt to repeal President Barack Obama's signature law. While Trump recently spoke in the Blue Room, the President threw many insults at the health care plan that is currently in place right now, he said it is "nothing but [a] pain".

People Saudi-led group blacklists 18 individuals, groups
Author: 0 Saudi-led group blacklists 18 individuals, groups

In a joint-statement, the four countries labeled the eight as "terrorists", claiming they have direct or indirect links to Qatar. There was no comment from the Qatari authorities on the new list. "The Libyan individuals and terrorist entities, affiliated with terrorist groups in Libya, have received substantial financial support from the Qatari authorities and played an active role in spreading chaos and devastation in Libya, despite serious global concern over the destructive impact of such ...

People Trump's son-in-law and advisor has defended his contact with Russian officals
Author: 0 Trump's son-in-law and advisor has defended his contact with Russian officals

This morning, he released an 11-page statement providing his first public accounting of his meetings with Russian officials during the campaign and transition. "Need excuse to get out of meeting", Kushner said. That second meeting was also attended by Michael Flynn, who became Trump's national security adviser but was quickly ousted over his contacts with the Russian ambassador.

People Kushner's Amended Financial Filing Shows Sprawling Assets
Author: 0 Kushner's Amended Financial Filing Shows Sprawling Assets

Jared Kushner , President Donald Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, arrived in Israel on Wednesday for meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, a spokeswoman for the US Embassy told CNN .

People British Open Championship Golf 2017 Leaderboard & Standings Round 4
Author: 0 British Open Championship Golf 2017 Leaderboard & Standings Round 4

The American world No. 2 will go into the US PGA Championship next month looking to join an elite club and complete the career Grand Slam after his memorable British Open triumph on Sunday. However, the sight of his rival alone at the top of the leaderboard appeared to click a switch in Spieth, who responded with a birdie on the par-three 14th, where he was close to a hole-in-one.

People Would Liam Fox eat chlorine-washed chicken?
Author: 0 Would Liam Fox eat chlorine-washed chicken?

Global trade secretary Liam Fox has suggested that the UK's ban on chlorine-washed poultry could be lifted. The European Union has banned the chicken amid criticism the U.S. "The UK has some of the highest farm animal welfare standards in the world and UK producers are rightly proud of those", said the sub-committee chairman and Liberal Democrat peer Lord Teverson.

People New Zealand, South Korean Emissaries Talk North Korea Nuke Threat
Author: 0 New Zealand, South Korean Emissaries Talk North Korea Nuke Threat

China is in the midst of a broad military reorganization and modernization program. "Instability generated on the peninsula could cascade into China, making China's challenge of providing for its own people that much more hard". The North has not made any response to that proposal either. Beijing has also criticized the US and South Korea for their rhetoric on the issue and encouraged all parties to return to the negotiating table.

People 'Victory,' Maura Healey declares after MA court ruling on ICE detention
Author: 0 'Victory,' Maura Healey declares after MA court ruling on ICE detention

That amounts to a new arrest of a person, the state court found, which is not authorized by the laws of MA. The state's Supreme Judicial Court concluded in the case of Commonwealth v. It was not a criminal detainer or a criminal arrest warrant. The court said that keeping people in custody for civil immigration matters amounts to an arrest, and there is nothing on the MA law books or in the common law in the state that gives court officers authority to deny people their freedom because of ...

People Locals react to USS Gerald Ford commissioning
Author: 0 Locals react to USS Gerald Ford commissioning

Over 10,000 friends and family members attended the event, watching the festivities from the hangar bay, the pier and USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Speaking to a crowd on a sweltering below-deck hangar that will transport warplanes to the world's danger zones, Mr Trump promised to try to restore higher levels of military funding, but also urged the crowd to help him push this year's Budget, in which he said he will seek an additional US$54 billion in defence spending, through Congress.

People Giuliani Defends Sessions, Is Not a Contender to Replace Him
Author: 0 Giuliani Defends Sessions, Is Not a Contender to Replace Him

In one of a series of Monday morning tweets, the president wondered why the various investigations into Moscow's election interference were not "looking into Crooked Hillarys [sic] crimes & Russian Federation relations". "It's something that goes beyond any thought I would have ever had for myself", Sessions said . "It's extremely unfair, and that's a mild word, to the president".

People Ram Nath Kovind to take oath as president today
Author: 0 Ram Nath Kovind to take oath as president today

Kovind will be administered oath by Chief Jusitce of India JS Khehar . After the oath ceremony, Kovind met leaders in Central Hall before leaving for the Rashtrapati Bhavan in the presidential limousine, this time with Mukherjee in the left and Indias new president on the right.

People United Nations body plans to relocate refugees
Author: 0 United Nations body plans to relocate refugees

Welcoming today's call from the United Nations Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, for Australia to end the offshore processing policy, RCOA chief executive officer Paul Power said the Australian Government still had no effective strategy to find long-term answers for numerous people found to be refugees on Nauru and Manus Island.

People UGC NET 2017: Official notification to be published today by CBSE @ cbsenet
Author: 0 UGC NET 2017: Official notification to be published today by CBSE @ cbsenet

Conducted to grant the Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Assistant professor for the year 2017, UGC NET 2017 exam detailed notification already delayed, is expected to be out soon on the official website. A lot of controversies were witnessed by the students on UGC NET 2017 starting from suspension of CBSE UGC NET , Single attempts of NET 2017 to revised eligibility criteria.

People Professor Yash Pal, Padma Vibhushan and Renowned Academician, Dies at 90
Author: 0 Professor Yash Pal, Padma Vibhushan and Renowned Academician, Dies at 90

Born in 1926 in Jhang which is now in Pakistan, Pal was famous for his contribution to the study of cosmic rays. He had earlier fought back lung cancer and overcame the disease around five years ago. He was also drawn to an advisory board of science programs titled Turning Point , highly viewed on Doordarshan . His last rites will take place at 3 pm on Tuesday.

People Hellas Verona president Setti stunned by Cassano 'retirement' antics
Author: 0 Hellas Verona president Setti stunned by Cassano 'retirement' antics

Antonio Cassano has left Hellas Verona but says he will not retire from football in the latest twist to his remarkable short spell at the club. However, Cassano later posted another message on the Twitter account of his wife, Carolina Marcialis, to clarify that he was indeed hanging up his boots.