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Tom Price promises GOP won't pull 'rug out' on health care

Erasing Obama's law has been a marquee pledge for Trump and virtually the entire party for years. But older adults and people who require comprehensive coverage are likely to pay more. "We'll have to see". Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval released a similar statement . Senate Republicans have little margin for error as they prepare for a vote this coming week on a bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act .

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Donald Trump calls on Republican senators to muster support for Healthcare Bill

Rand Paul , R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol after Republicans released their long-awaited bill to scuttle much of President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act, at the Capitol in Washington . Collins, who also opposes proposed cuts to Planned Parenthood, said she was awaiting the CBO analysis before taking a final position. "I don't see anything other than a reduction in the growth of spending", Johnson said.

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Manchester United aim to have Alvaro Morata transfer finalised next week

If United get this deal over the line then Morata would become Mourinho's second signing of the summer following the arrival of Swedish centre-back Victor Lindelof from Benfica. Speaking to ESPN FC about Aubameyang, former Chelsea defender Burley suggested that the Dortmund star would add more natural pace to the Manchester United side than Morata.

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Great Barrier Reef a $42 billion asset 'too big to fail'

Great Barrier Reef in Australia has been valued at $56 billion with a warning of vast economic consequences for the country if no concrete steps are taken to save it. The study, based on six months of analysis, included a survey of 1,500 Australian and global respondents from 10 countries. 'There has never been a more critical time to understand precisely what the reef contributes and, therefore, what we stand to lose without it, ' says Dr John Schubert, chairman of the reef foundation ...

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Aguero's agent says he won't leave Man City

Guardiola has insisted that Aguero will remain a City player but it is believed the man himself is not so certain about his future. "Sergio will remain at Manchester City , for sure", he said in an interview with the Italian news outlet Tuttomercatoweb this weekend.

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Record-breaker Stroll realises Formula One dream

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his auto during the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku , Azerbaijan, Sunday, June 25, 2017. Unfortunately, Magnussen seemed to suffer some kind of issue with his auto, and he fell quickly to seventh place, losing position to Ocon, Bottas, Vettel , and Hamilton .

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"Happy Pride!": Trudeau attends Toronto parade absent of police floats

He made many stops along the way. shaking hands and talking to reporters. He said he has mixed feelings about the decision to bar the police. While Trump has refused to march in a Pride parade or even acknowledge Pride Month in any official capacity, Justin Trudeau's participation in the Toronto Pride parade didn't mark the first time a North American leader got into the Pride spirit.

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Vettel says Hamilton deserved penalty

Three penalty points for Vettel takes him to nine overall in the last 12 months, meaning that he has to avoid controversy in the Austrian Grand Prix in a fortnight's time - if he picks up another three, he will be barred from next month's British Grand Prix - thus majorly impacting the battle for the title.

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Rivals Hamilton, Vettel clash as Ricciardo wins chaotic race

Hamilton abruptly put the brakes on while driving behind the safety vehicle, with Vettel bumping into the back of the Mercedes and causing damage to his Ferrari . Hamilton was on pole position for the 66th time in his career, with Bottas second on the grid followed by Kimi Raikkonen in third and Vettel fourth.

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North Korea denies torturing American detainee

North Korea said on Friday the death of United States university student Otto Warmbier soon after his return home was a mystery and dismissed accusations that Warmbier had died because of torture and beating during his captivity as "groundless".

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Google to stop scanning Gmail

Instead of mining data from your Gmail inbox, Google will look at the YouTube videos you watch, the Google searches you request, the websites you visit and the apps you use. Greene's ability to limit ads, Google's lifeblood, shows her growing clout at the company. Google's G Suite business bundle have been gaining more enterprise users in the past year, with more than 3 million companies paying for the G Suite service, the company said.

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Presidential election 2017: It's a non-Jatav Dalit versus a dynastic Dalit

Describing the Congress-led opposition nominee Meira Kumar as " Bihar ki Beti " (daughter of Bihar), Prasad appealed to Kumar for the second time in two days to "mend the historic blunder" in extending the JD (U)'s backing to Kovind . However the alliance dint last for long and Nitish had to approach Lalu again during 2014 LoK Sabha Polls. The decision to contest the Presidential elections might not bring the Opposition candidate Meira Kumar into Rashtrapati Bhawan, but it has sent out ...

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Hackers reportedly altered and stole voting data before 2016 election

Officials from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have confirmed reports that Russian attempts to swing the 2016 USA presidential election also involved cyber-attacks against election infrastructure, but not vote tallying systems.

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Chuck Schumer trolls Trump with parody of Cabinet meeting

Trump's meeting earlier in the day was widely mocked on social media after the president said he had accomplished more than any president except Franklin Roosevelt in his first months in office. "So, I want to challenge the assumption that the only way to move policy is to increase government spending". "I think we've been about as active as you can possibly be at a just about record-setting pace", he added.

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Turkey's Erdogan backs Qatar, says calls to shut base 'disrespectful'

The sanctions have disrupted Qatar's main import routes by land from Saudi Arabia and by sea from big container ships docked in the UAE. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has welcomed Qatar's stand on a list of demands from Saudi Arabia and its allies, saying that the ultimatum is "against worldwide law".

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ICC approves major changes to cricket laws

From October 1, if an LBW decision is decided by the "umpire's call", then it will not cost teams a review. Also, the minimum standards for the review system have been identified with the mandatory usage of ball tracking and edge detection technology.

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C38 lifts off with 31 satellites

The co-passenger satellites includes a nano satellite designed and developed by the Noorul Islam University in Kanyakumari district of Tamil Nadu. Modi said in a tweet, "Congratulations to Isro on its 40th successful Polar satellite launch carrying 31 satellites from 15 countries".

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538 institutional investors are raising stakes in Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s P/E stands at 20.01, while the P/S is at 0.77 and earnings per share this year of -4.50%. Analysts' mean recommendation for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 18th were given a $0.375 dividend. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.96%.

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Defending Senate Repeal Effort, Trump Trashes Obamacare

The CBO estimates that the House bill would leave 23 million more Americans without health insurance but cut the federal deficit by $110 billion over 10 years. "No argument against Trumpcare is more eloquent than the grave consequences it means in people's lives", she wrote colleagues. The bill would create a new system of federal tax credits to help people buy health insurance, while offering states the ability to drop numerous benefits required by the ACA.

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Lions and All Blacks coaches find consensus after 1st test

And I mean down and dirty in the most respectful way. "And I thought that was a little bit unsafe". "If your tight five operate and do their job, then everyone else can play". "I think we caught them completely by surprise by playing off nine as opposed to 10". "We need to learn from that and make sure we're better in that area next week".

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International Yoga Day: Jawans perform yoga at Ladakh in -25°C weather

The experience was jointly organised by the Embassy of India, Beijing Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (CPAFFC) and Yogi Yoga, a popular yoga school. The CM informed them about the benefits of the yoga and how essential it is for spiritual healing. "There are many countries which do not know our language, traditions or culture, but the entire world is getting connected with us because of yoga".

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125-pound Mastiff named Martha crowned world's ugliest dog

A 16-year-old Brussels Giffon-pug mix named Moe, who was also the oldest in the competition, took second place. The California crowd was cheering for Martha from the beginning of the contest but she could not care less. Third position went to a 14-year-old Chinese Crested-Harke mix named Chase. The homely hounds and their humans arrived hours before the show to socialize and size up the competition.

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Kevin Feige: Spider-Man Is Only Sony Franchise In Marvel Cinematic Universe

The other project is Silver & Black, which will bring together on screen Silver Sable and Black Cat but in the end, we know that Sony dreams of a movie Sinister Six since its films The Amazing Spider-Man. And Holland himself weighed in on his adventures making the film. Based on their reactions, this might be the Spider-Man film we've been waiting for.

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The great Muslim civil war -- and us

Russian Federation is the most powerful ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime, and the rare air-to-air encounter prompted Moscow to suspend a de-confliction hotline with the US-led coalition, created to prevent any accidents in the skies over Syria.

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G7 Italy summit ends without U.S. pledge on Paris climate pact

Mr. Trump announced earlier this month that the USA will bow out of the global effort to avert the worst impacts of climate change, saying the Paris agreement would create job losses in the American coal, oil and natural gas industries, and in the manufacturing sector.

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The World's Ugliest Dog Has Just Been Named

Since her win, Martha's become something of a social media star and has also been booked to appear on The Today Show in NY. According to BBC , she can now see again after several surgeries. Numerous contestants are adopted. Fans of dogs who are amusing looking or, as some may call them, oddly attractive, gathered for the 29th annual ugliest dog contest.

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Trump lashes out at Obama over latest report on Russian election meddling

Johnson, who served under President Barack Obama during his second term, said that he has yet to see a "strong statement of condemnation" about Russia's behavior from Trump. Officials in the Post article suggested Obama struggled to find a way to respond to Putin without being so aggressive that he would be perceived as trying to influence the election in Clinton's favor - a point Merkley echoed Friday.

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NASA's Kepler telescope spots over 200 new planet candidates

It is also the final catalogue from the spacecraft's view of the patch of sky in the Cygnus constellation . With the release of this catalog there are now 4,034 planet candidates identified by Kepler. The telescope was a part of a research that had hoped to calculate the frequency of planets and especially the frequency of Earth-size planets. The Kepler telescope constantly studies a wide range of stars and notes whenever there is a miniscule shift in the amount of light each star emits.

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Internal Windows 10 builds among 32TB of Microsoft leaks

The Register reported that 32 TB of Microsoft's confidential data was leaked on Beta Archive . As this code is meant to run at the heart of the operating system with high trusted levels, it could be manipulated to compromise all security mechanisms built into the software.

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YouTube's new VR180 format makes virtual reality easy to create

And now, YouTube has joined the bandwagon as well, with speial attention to the kind of videos it produces. 80% of YouTube's views are from outside of the U.S. The app will now be able to adjust the aspect ratio of the video regardless of the format it has been shot in. The team is still working on the new design, but you can check out the new look in your browser by going to youtube .com/new, then get back to the current design by selecting "restore classic YouTube " from your ...

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Tropical Storm Cindy roars through the Gulf of Mexico

Dustin Harrell, Extension rice specialist, LSU AgCenter, said much of the south Louisiana crop was planted on or around Valentine's Day this year, a historically early date for planting rice, even in the southern part of the state. Ouachita Parish - As your local news leader it is our goal is to keep you informed and safe as we await Tropical Storm Cindy in the ArkLaMiss. The TVA manages 49 dams to regulate water, provide power and help control downstream flooding.

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North Korea denies torturing U.S. detainee Otto Warmbier

While condoling the tragic death of college student Otto Warmbier , U.S. President Donald Trump condemned the "brutality of the North Korean regime". Warmbier was detained at the Pyongyang airport in January 2016 after a short tour of North Korea. Like other high-ranking USA officials, Portman also criticised North Korea's treatment of Warmbier as "appalling".

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Punjab passes bill to enable hotels near highways serve liquor

On March 30, the top court had ordered a ban on all liquor shops on national and state highways across the country. A Supreme Court ruling on selling alcohol on national highways has now threatened at least 600 wine stores and bar and restaurants in the City, including some of those located in the tony areas of M.G.

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West Virginia Bracing For Remnants Of Cindy

In Knoxville, Tennessee, the power-generating Tennessee Valley Authority, said it was drawing down water levels on nine lakes it controls along the Tennessee River and its tributaries in Tennessee, Alabama and Kentucky, anticipating heavy runoff from Cindy's rains once the storm moves inland.

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Meira Kumar: Here's all you need to know about Opposition's presidential nominee

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said: "There could not have been a better candidate than Meira Kumar for the post of President". Kumar was a Cabinet Minister in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment during Dr. Mr Kovind, 71, is a Dalit, which is why Mr Kumar, so dependent on the caste in Bihar, is backing him. "All the leaders have decided that we will support Ram Nath Kovind for the post of president.


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