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Trump, GOP look to 'Obamacare' report as comeback lifeline

This latest blow to Obamacare has insurers pulling coverage from states including, Mississippi. "I would tell you that the only employees that I know - again I don't have the books in front of me - that may purchase Obamacare are typically part-timers", Feder said.

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Tokyo braces for fence-mending role in US-Philippine estrangement during Duterte visit

The volatile, crime-busting Duterte had on the eve of the visit softened his remarks last week about a "separation" from Washington, telling Japanese media he was not planning to change alliances and was only seeking to build trade and commerce with China.

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Rhode Island Man Calls Wearing Yoga Pants in Public 'Bizarre' and 'Disturbing'

A Rhode Island man who body-shamed "mature" women for wearing yoga trousers, saying it was a "disturbing" sight, set off a massive march outside his house on Sunday. Sorrentino went on to ask that those over the age of 20 refrain from wearing yoga trousers, and claimed that it's equivalent to if men started wearing Speedos to the grocery store.

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UN rights body sets up special inquiry on Aleppo crimes

In a video speech , Zeid said Aleppo is a "slaughterhouse" and called for major powers to put aside their differences and refer the situation in Syria to the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC). Russian Federation launched a massive air campaign in September past year to back its long-time ally Assad. Speaking in a televised interview on Saturday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russian Federation would do everything to rid Syria of "terrorists".

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Atmospheric CO2 hits new high

This triggered droughts in tropical regions and reduced the capacity of "sinks" like forests, vegetation and the oceans to absorb CO2. Using the readings of the longest-established greenhouse gas monitoring station at Mauna Loa, Hawaii, WMO predicts that the global average concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere will less likely to go back from pre-2015 levels for many generations.

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Ice Cube to star in Disney's new adaptation of Oliver Twist

In addition to producing and starring, the actor/rapper will write the treatment for the musical alongside fellow producer Jeff Kwatinetz. Kail is in negotiations to direct. On the TV front, NBC and Silver Pictures Television are developing a pilot-script deal for "Twist", a "sexy, contemporary", female-led adaptation of " Oliver Twist ".

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Premium rates rise for New Jersey residents

In the past, he has called for a free-market system that would let people fully deduct health insurance premium payments from their tax returns, and make tax-free contributions to health savings accounts. And there are roughly 9 million who bought individual plans outside the exchanges because they didn't qualify for subsidies. The benchmark plan in Arizona will cost 116 percent more next year.

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Cleveland Indians get boost from newborn babies

We play as a team. The good part is it's not a high ankle sprain. The Game 1's pitching matchup is a good one, with former Cy Young Award victor Corey Kluber (KLOO'-bur) going for the Indians against 19-game victor Jon Lester . And yes, at one time they owned a billy goat, Patty said, laughing about the reference to the Curse of the Billy Goat that occurred in 1945 and is to blame for the long drought the Cubs have been in since then.

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Samsung sends Galaxy Note users fireproof boxes to return phones

In a reflection of the widening financial impact of its product safety crisis, the South Korean technology giant lowered its operating profit estimate for the three months ended September 30 to 5.2 trillion Korean won ($4.6 billion) from an original estimate of 7.8 trillion won.

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Google Fiber Chief Craig Barratt Exits Amid Strategy Shift

The company's fiber optic internet and television are now available in eight metro areas, including Atlanta, Nashville and Salt Lake City. Barratt's announcement comes a week after AT&T unveiled its ultrafast internet service would be available in limited parts of Louisville.

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Here's Why Jamie Foxx & Katie Holmes Ended Their 'Secret' Love Affair

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx ended their alleged relationship even if no confirmation was made if they are indeed a couple. While this is her first time behind the camera, Holmes also stars in the emotional drama as a struggling, impoverished single mother of a teenage daughter who tries to get her life back on track by moving to a small Midwestern town.

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The Walking Dead's Glenn bids farewell to fans

It got to the point where I didn't want to do it anymore. "We filmed the scene about a year ago". Later, Glenn was killed in revenge after Daryl punched Negan for taunting Rosita with Abraham's remains. By now, fans know Maggie is safe from harm, and looks like she is well on her way to taking charge of the group from Rick (as soon as she gets better that is).

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Trump vows to scrap Obamacare as costs to jump 25 percent

Before taxpayer-provided subsidies, premiums for a midlevel benchmark plan will increase an average of 25 percent across the 39 states served by the federally run online market, according to a report from the Department of Health and Human Services.

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Leslie Jones hits back at hackers in 'Saturday Night Live' rant

After starring in the " Ghostbusters " film this summer, Jones briefly quit Twitter because she was bombarded by racist and abusive comments. Jones explained that she didn't really mind that hack because she's comfortable with who she is.

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Todd Bowles is OK with Ryan Fitzpatrick's ire, on one condition

Smith , making his first start of the season, exited Sunday's 24-16 win over the Baltimore Ravens midway through the second quarter after being sacked by Ravens linebacker Matt Judon. "Something just felt amusing when I got up", Smith said of the injury after Sunday's game. In the first six games, Fitzpatrick led the Jets to a below expected 1-5 record.

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Apple iOS 10 Update Released

Apple's watchOS 3 is the main update that was released to the Apple Watch and other models in the series. You'll need to update your iPhone to the latest version of iOS first, and then make sure your Apple Watch is charging, is near your iPhone and has at least a 50 percent charge.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Returns Don't Apply To Gear VR

A deputy finance minister said the fallout could hurt the economy during the third and fourth quarters of the year. Three Galaxy Note 7 owners have filed a class-action lawsuit against Samsung in New Jersey. Italy's flagship airline Alitalia joined in on the ban too, while British Airways prohibits the Note 7 on flights going to the US, Canada and Hong Kong.

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Tech stocks for your portfolio: Electronic Arts (EA), Cadence Design Systems (CDNS)

Bank of America Corp. reissued a buy rating and issued a $30.00 target price on shares of Cadence Design Systems in a research note on Tuesday, July 26th. raised its position in Cadence Design Systems by 65.5% in the first quarter. The company reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.02.

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Stock's Earning Overview: Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR)

The company has got a 52-week exceptional price of $32.39 and reached a 52-week lowest of the share price at $21.18. After the last closing session, the bid price was seen at 17.29. The stock stands almost $0.79 off versus the 52-week high of $12.69 and $4.93 above the 52-week low of $6.97. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 11 analysts' forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $-0.23.

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Bird flu: Shakti Sthal closed; toll 66

However, Delhi Development Minister Gopal Rai admitted that there has indeed been a delay in getting reports from central government labs and to speed up the process, he will meet Union agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh on Tuesday. Mr Rai termed it as a "sign of relief". While 33 migratory birds have died due to influenza in a Delhi-based wildlife park during the last five days, 18 Painted Storks have been killed within a week in a Gwalior-based Zoo in Madhya Pradesh, writes Basudev ...

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500 million pages of sensitive govt record stolen by ex-NSA contractor

Martin, according to the court documents filed earlier in the case , agreed to be interviewed during the August search of his property and "at first denied" but later "admitted" taking the material when confronted with the seized materials.

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Tips to replace the faulty Note 7 smartphone

And a BMI Research team argued on Thursday that they "expect Korean exports to face persistent headwinds following the fallout from safety issues surrounding Samsung's flagship Note 7 smartphone". Apteligent said over a million Note 7 phones were still in use worldwide as of Wednesday night. Since the affected devices can overheat and pose a safety risk, we are asking consumers with an original Galaxy Note7 or a replacement Galaxy Note7 to power it down and contact the carrier or retail outlet ...

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Samsung offers refund, exchange for Pakistani Note 7 users

An employee working at one of the U.S.' big wireless carriers shared an incident where a customer handed in a Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone that exploded. According to recent reports , the Galaxy Note 8 will arrive at the same time as the equally anticipated Galaxy S8 at next year's Mobile World Congress (MWC) to be held in Barcelona.

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Samsung Says Its Profits Will Take A Huge Hit After Note7 Debacle

While one handset exploded inside a U.S. flight, another phone caught fire even when the customer has just kept it on a table. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has officially approved the second recall of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 with recall number: 17-011.

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Non! May in spat over attempt to hold Brexit talks in French

The Prime Minister used her appearance at her first European Council meeting to dismiss calls by Michel Barnier, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, for the "working language" of the talks to be French. But after the decision we have to respect the referendum". But French President Francois Hollande said: "I say very firmly, (if) Mrs May wants a hard Brexit , the negotiations will be hard".

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DVRs Infected With Malware Part of Devices That Caused Friday's Internet Outage

Malware that can build botnets out of IoT devices was at least partly responsible for a massive distributed denial-of-service attack that disrupted USA internet traffic on Friday, according to network security companies. DDoS or Distributed Denial of services which make the traffic enormous and create the virtual traffic for a particular server is a type of cyber attack.

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What Angry Mourinho Told Conte

A swashbuckling display - despite a nervy debut for Claudio Bravo - saw City run out 2-1 victors at Old Trafford when the sides met in the Premier League last month, with the upcoming EFL Cup fourth-round encounter at the same venue offering both the chance to get things back on track.

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Expanded Samsung Galaxy Note7 recall ordered in US

The company said in a separate statement from its USA headquarters Thursday it would offer a $100 credit to customers who want to exchange the Note 7 for a different Samsung device. The company received 13 reports of burns and 47 reports of property damages associated with the phones. That includes 1 million original Galaxy Note 7 devices, and 900,000 replacement models out there in the wild.

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Fisker Teases New Sports Car

From the front, the new auto is certainly a lot more aggressive than the old Karma, with just the slimmest of front grilles and boomerang-shaped adaptive LED headlights. Once the car-brand launches its Model S rival, Fisker has already confirmed a cheaper, mass-market vehicle will follow. Fisker is now producing his supercar, the Force 1 , through VLF Automotive.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Owners Given the Choice of Swap or Cash

If the Galaxy Note 7 is exchanged for another high-end Samsung phone, the consumer is given another coupon valued at the equivalent of $61.25 Dollars. The shocking scenes were filmed in a Burger King restaurant in Incheon, South Korea. Meanwhile South Korea's central bank said the Note 7 failure could undermine economic growth, although it needed more time to assess the effects.

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NASA (probably) found ESA's lost Mars lander

As a result, the lander free fell from a height of 1.2 to 2.5 miles (two to four km), crashing onto the planet at a speed of approximately 186 miles (300 km) per hour. The craft apparently slammed into the planet's surface at race vehicle speed and may have exploded on impact . Member states will be asked to pledge their continued support - and funding - for the ambitious second phase of the ExoMars mission that will launch a life-seeking rover to Mars in 2020.

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UK government supports expanding Heathrow airport

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling announced the decision today (Tuesday October 25) following a cabinet committee meeting. Zac Goldsmith is set to resign his Commons seat this within 48 hours after the government backed a third runway at Heathrow , friends said.

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It's not looking good for Europe's mission to Mars

There is a strong possibility that the Schiaparelli Mars lander was destroyed during impact, it could be that the explorer was falling too fast and that the rockets didn't fire long enough to allow a safe landing. ESA also stated that "the possibility of lander exploded on crash can't be denied". Contact was lost around 50 seconds before the expected landing time on Wednesday.

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Global agreement to curb greenhouse gases

Many countries had already been working to towards a reduction in HFCs, which experts say cause 100 to 1,000 times more damage than carbon dioxide. 'It's a huge step forward, ' said US Secretary of State John Kerry, who participated in the talks.

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Indian defence minister's remarks on Quetta attack

Baluchistan has come under many terrorist attacks in the past and it is home to separatist insurgency as well as many Islamic militant groups . "They started firing and entered the dormitory but I managed to escape over a wall". Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Army chief General Raheel Sharif both travelled to Quetta after the attack. He also rejected Pakistan's allegations of India's involvement in the attack, saying India does not believe in violence, lest such kind of violence.


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