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Carrie Lam Is Elected as Hong Kong's New Chief Executive

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She also pledged tobuild a better Hong Kong where children grow up happily, young people lead satisfying lives and the elderly enjoy their golden years. She is not well regarded by the opposition democratic camp, with most of the 300 or so democrats seen having voted for former Financial Secretary John Tsang. Read More »

'Do not worry!' Trump tweets, 'Obamacare will explode'

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The Freedom Caucus, he said , had "saved" President Obama's Affordable Care Act with the help of Heritage Action and the Club for Growth, two organizations that had opposed the GOP measure. Thursday afternoon Trump had called for an end to negotiations, saying he'd made his last best offer to conservative Republicans in the House who were still in the "No" camp. Read More »

Health Care Debacle: Trump Attacks Conservatives Over Bill Failure

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In it, Pirro demanded Speaker of the House Paul Ryan's resignation and said emphatically that Trump was not to blame for the bill's failure. Priebus said Trump was looking ahead for now at upcoming congressional debate over the budget and Trump's tax plan, which Priebus said will include a border tax and middle-class tax cuts. Read More »

Led strikes may have just killed dozens of civilians in Mosul

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The Trump administration has indicated it wants to give commanders more leeway in making battlefield decisions, even though the White House has not changed any current authorities or rules of engagement. Claims on social media have said more than 200 were killed. The Trump administration is considering allowing Central Intelligence Agency and military personnel to target and kill Al Qaeda and IS militants without the president's authority in nations such as Yemen, Somalia, Iraq, Syria, ... Read More »

15 people shot, 1 killed at Cincinnati nightclub

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Four off-duty police officers were working outside the club at the time. He said hundreds of people were in the club when the shooter opened fire. She described a chaotic scene with club-goers hitting the ground or trying to escape the building. Read More »

At least two shooters involved in OH nightclub shooting

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Police say there is no indication that the shooting was an act of terrorism , and investigators are still looking for a motive. "Just a lot of chaos when the shots went off", Reuters quoted Captain Kimberly Williams to have said at a televised briefing. Read More »

Obamacare replacement vote set for Thursday evening

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That's less than 24 hours after the president last night issued his ultimatum telling Congress to vote on the new version or they'd move away from the issue. As the day unfolded yesterday, it became clear that conservatives were not the only weak link in the vote count. But a surprising level of dissent within the GOP ranks has allowed President Barack Obama's signature health care program to live on in the immediate term. Read More »

Criminals, not militants involved in weapon snatching in Jammu

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According to the police, the militants said they wanted to kill the officer who is now posted at the Baramulla district jail, where militant-turned separatist leader Masarat Alam is lodged. Read AlsoJ&K: Militants open fire on CRPF camp in Kulgam Police constable Mohammad Hanief, PSO of Anjuman Minhaj-e-Rasool chairman Maulana Dehlavi, was on way to the district police lines on foot last night when the attack took place, a police officer said today. Read More »

Riots break out in Gurdaspur prison, forces rushed

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Chal interacted with the jail inmates and inquired about their issues and assured to resolve them. As many as 21 inmates were shifted to other jails while 30 inmates were booked for attempt to murder, rioting, damaging public property, police said. Read More »

House votes on GOP health care bill Friday after Trump ultimatum

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On the campaign trail previous year, Trump said he would repeal Obamacare on day one of his presidency. That leaves open the possibility that it isn't coverage itself that caused the disparity, but might also be explained by other differences between people who have insurance and those who don't. Read More »

GATE 2017: IIT Roorkee announces results

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They declared the GATE result 2017 today (March 26). The candidates can check GATE 2017 result by login to www.gate.iitr.ernet.in and appsgate.iitr.ac.in website, candidates need to enter the Admit card details to get their GATE exam 2017 results. Read More »

Confirmed: House won't vote on health care today

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I think the Freedom Caucus is at a perilous moment now. "Mammograms are essential to women's health & I never meant to indicate otherwise". Acadiana's Republican 3rd District Congressman Clay Higgins spoke in favor of the bill during debate on the House floor. Read More »

Iraqi forces discover mass grave, 500 bodies near Mosul

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Al-Bayati said that government forces entered the district of al-Abar in western Mosul early Saturday and were engaged in fierce fighting against Daesh insurgents there. Reuters was not yet able to access the museum to verify. Lami said most of the fighters that had fought around the governorate building were local, but some were foreigners. Read More »

Pete King: Freedom Caucus to blame for failed healthcare bill

Trump tweeted on Sunday. "If they're applauding, they shouldn't", Representative Mark Meadows , the head of the Freedom Caucus, said of the Democrats on ABC's This Week. President Trump was handed the first legislative defeat of his presidency on Friday, after Speaker Paul RyanPaul RyanLawmakers signal fight for healthcare reform is not over Cotton: House "moved a bit too fast" on healthcare Budget chief: "Powers that be in Washington" won healthcare fight MORE (R-Wis.) pulled the ... Read More »

Two militants killed in J&K

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The militants, also travelling in a auto, came from behind and started firing at the vehicle carrying Kohli in the area on the border of Awantipora and Pulwama , officials said. He said that among the two terrorists killed, one was a top Hizbul Mujahideen commander operating in South Kashmir. Earlier, terrorists attacked the house of a sub-inspector yesterday night in Badgam district. Read More »

Here's How The Newest Revision To The Health Care Bill Targets Mothers

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The document, offered by 10 of the state's 11 congressional lawmakers, includes perspectives from MA hospitals, health care providers, constituents and others in support of the law, known as Obamacare. But coverage expanded greatly, and millions of Americans who couldn't afford insurance before or were blocked by virtue of a pre-existing condition have health insurance today as a result of the law. Read More »

More evidence CNN colluded with Clinton than Trump with Russian Federation

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The Russian operation was also in part focused on the publication of so-called "fake news " stories aimed at undermining Hillary Clinton's campaign. U.S. The White House wasn't done tweeting. We reached out to the White House for comment but didn't hear back. The investigators are still reviewing and analysing the information and are looking for any indications of a potential cooperation, U.S. Read More »

Trump shifts blame to conservatives on failure of health care bill

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The Trump administration was forced to delay a vote on the bill on Thursday evening after it failed to achieve the support of enough Republicans. His frontal attack on the Freedom Caucus and the other groups cast a sharp light on the intraparty tensions that seem sure to flare up as Trump turns now to other key priorities like tax reform and a big infrastructure spending plan. Read More »

Will 'Power Rangers' Movie Make Green Ranger Female? Cast Hopes So

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This nearly certainly guarantees that Tommy, the #GreenRanger will show up in the sequel to this year's reboot. Will The Green Ranger Be Introduced As An Antagonist Like The 'MMPR'Version? It is not just, however, another superhero movie, as it introduces Yellow Ranger, the first gay superhero. Read More »

Bulgarian Socialists seek to end Borisov era

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Voting began Sunday in Bulgaria's third snap parliamentary election since 2003 amid expectations that it would once again result in a fragmented parliament. Bulgaria is home to a 700,000-strong Muslim minority, a lot of them ethnic Turks, while at least 200,000 ethnic Turks with Bulgarian passports live in Turkey. Read More »