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Trump criticizes states withholding voter info


An election analyst has cast doubt over claims that some Tory politicians could have lost their seats in the General Election due to double-voting by students. "What are they anxious about? There's something, there always is". "It took our lawsuit demanding full transparency in accordance with federal law for the White House to finally disclose some, though not all, materials concerning the so-called Commission on Election Integrity", Kristen Clarke, president and executive director of ... Read More »

John Legend Blasts Donald Trump's Response to GOP's Failed Health Care Bill

NPR's Alison Kodjak is here to tell us. Along with opposition from a third GOP senator, Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, that was enough to kill the legislation. "At the risk of pushing my luck, I'd like to offer a few thoughts about McConnell's role in scorching the Earth on which repeal died", Adam Jentleson tweeted Wednesday. Read More »

Donald Trump Jr. is reportedly 'miserable'


He and his wife Mary Kaye are the parents of seven children. Couldn't be more thrilled for this outstanding diplomat who no doubt will make America extremely proud! The US Senate will "defer" its work on repealing Obamacare for a week as senior lawmaker John McCain recovers from blood-clot surgery, the chamber's Republican leader, Mitch McConnell, said Saturday. Read More »

South Korea offers talks on tension, family reunions with North Korea


North Korea launched a nuclear-capable ICBM this month - a threat Japan described today as a "new level". South Korea on Monday proposed holding inter-Korean military talks later this week on reducing tensions along the border, a follow-up to President Moon Jae-in's recent peace overture made in his Berlin speech. Read More »

This interactive graphic shows the UK's gender pay gap by industry


People will say, well, why is a nurse worth less than Gary Lineker or Chris Evans , and that's a completely meaningless debate. "We want 15% of top earners to be BAME by 2020". Nick Robinson is on £250,000 to £299,000, ahead of female presenter Mishal Husain (£200,000 to £249,000), who also presents TV news for the corporation, but their colleague Sarah Montague does not make the £150,000 pay bracket. Read More »

McConnell Backup Plan To Repeal Affordable Care Act Falters


That vote, though, was mainly a symbolic expression of opposition to the law because Republicans knew it would be vetoed By Obama. This time , with Republican President Donald Trump in the White House , the vote would count. Before Moran and Lee dropped, the Senate bill's chances were still up in the air. In a series of tweets today, Trump blamed Democrats and a few Senators from his own party for the collapse of the latest Republican drive to repeal Obamacare - one of his key ... Read More »

Arizona sends prospects to Tigers for JD Martinez


In return for Martinez, the Tigers have acquired infielders Dawel Lugo , Sergio Alcantara and Jose King . There are questions surrounding closer Fernando Rodney , but right-hander Archie Bradley is among the best relievers throwing, and the club could make another trade to augment the bullpen. Read More »

After failing to repeal Obamacare, Trump says 'we'll let it fail'


Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press", Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Jerry Moran (Kan.) announced their opposition to the controversial Republican health care bill, which would have repealed aspects of the ACA, restructured the nation's health care system, and imposed deep cuts to projected federal Medicaid spending. Read More »

Stage victor Matthews blasts 'unsportsmanlike' Degenkolb

Keep going, I have been watching every night. "I'm really sorry, he's a champion who should be respected, who I respect as a rival and who doesn't deserve that treatment". Kittel's deficit went out over three minutes and it was clear that his race was over for the day. The mountains in the next two days will decide all that. Read More »

South Korea offers talks with North


The ministry asked North Korea to respond by restoring the two Koreas' military communication line in the West Sea. In past meetings, North Korea has demanded that the South stop holding joint military exercises with the United States and end the use of loudspeakers to broadcast propaganda along the border. Read More »

Klopp backs Sturridge to fire for Liverpool

Mourinho is evidently keen to bolster his midfield having already addressed his defence and attack with the signings of Victor Lindelof and Romelu Lukaku respectively, as he continues to look to add a holding midfielder. However, Klopp is still adamant that the condition of his squad will dictate his team selection, with worldwide commitments ensuring many of his key names returned later this summer. Read More »

California Climate Proposal Passes In A Rare Bipartisan Effort


California legislators have voted to extend a centerpiece program to cut greenhouse gas emissions, burnishing the state's reputation as a bulwark against Donald Trump's demolition of climate change measures. Numerous bill's opponents in the senate noted that California represents just 1 percent of the world's greenhouse gas emissions. The California Air Resources Board, however, told the senate committee on appropriations that the bill would save the average family about $200 per ... Read More »

John McCain Surgery Would Cost $110979 Without Insurance - Mayo Clinic

The Arizona Republican's absence could delay the pending health care vote . This is after they discovered that the leader's surgery was more serious than they initially thought. "It sounds like things went smoothly, so I wouldn't expect him to have any neurological issues". Such a clot could be caused by a number of things, including a bump on the head or a minor stroke that might otherwise go unnoticed. Read More »

France Urges Qatar, Arab Neighbors to Resolve Diplomatic Standoff

Afterwards, Tillerson left Doha for Washington without making any comments about the outcome of the talks. A UAE minister has denied his country's involvement in the alleged hacking of Qatari official media accounts and news sites, which preceded the Qatar-Gulf diplomatic crisis. Read More »

Taking Out Kim Jong Un -- and Not for Dinner


North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency ( KCNA ) released this undated on December 11, 2016 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un during a combat drill of the service personnel of the special operation battalion of the Korean People's Army Unit 525. Read More »

Frontier Airlines expands to Pensacola International Airport


Frontier will also increase its daily seasonal service from Milwaukee to Fort Myers. The new cities from Ontario include the following: Austin, Texas; Chicago O-Hare; and Denver. Seats for the introductory fares are limited and valid for travel between October 5 and March 8, Frontier said. "We look forward to the new partnership with Frontier", said Monica Lombraña, A.A.E., Director of Aviation. Read More »

Chris Bailey's Forecast Heat wave won't last very long


The heat will be on for the mid-south over the next seven days. The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill, Mo., has issued an excessive heat watch that begins Tuesday afternoon and extends through Saturday evening. A heat advisory is posted when the heat index is forecast to be at least 105 degrees but less than 115 degrees for less than three hours during the day. Read More »

Reports of UAE role in Qatar crisis 'no surprise'

At the heart of the Gulf crisis lies a fundamental divide in how Qatar and its main detractors, Saudi Arabia and the UAE, envision the future of the Middle East and North Africa. They initially made 13 demands, which Qatar also dismissed. Qatar has maintained from the beginning that the quotes attributed to its ruler were the result of a hacking. Read More »

France sides with Qatar in Gulf row

The fake statements, which spoke favorably of Iran, Hamas and Hezbollah, as well as of relations with Israel, provoke the ire of a number of Gulf states as well as Egypt, and Qatar was effectively cut off from the Arabian Peninsula with a blockade. Read More »

Bipartisan health care solution possible through process


In Massachusetts alone, the uninsured rate - while now the lowest in the country - could rise by 45 percent over the next five years. But Republicans would return us to those bad old days. It is despicable to divide us in this way. "There's a common misperception that the Medicaid program only serves the low-income", said Dr. Jared Muenzer, an emergency room physician at the hospital. Read More »

Killed as Flash Flood Strikes Arizona Swimming Hole


Adam Shepherd said in a release that the eight bodies were recovered as crews continue to search for the people still unaccounted for in the Tonto National Forest . "We are planning on being here as long as it takes", he said. "There were sandals, bottles, food, all of it going downriver". "He has to rest in peace with his whole family", she said. Read More »

North Korean Slave Laborers Work In Russia


The Red Cross said it hoped for "a positive response" from its counterpart in the North, hoping to hold family reunions in early October. Outside experts believe the South Korean broadcasts and leaflets sting in Pyongyang more because the authoritarian country worries that the broadcasts will demoralize front-line troops and residents and eventually weaken the grip of absolute leader Kim Jong Un . Read More »

Health care premiums: how high will they soar?


And then take the next two years to craft a replacement health plan. Trump's support for universal health care continued into the new millennium, but the harsh critic of Obama lashed out against the president's health law, calling for repeal as early as 2011 and labeling the bill unconstitutional . Read More »