• Sunk? Four GOP Senators Oppose The Better Care Reconciliation Act
Sunk? Four GOP Senators Oppose The Better Care Reconciliation Act

Senate leaders are aiming for a vote before July 4. Four conservative senators, Rand Paul of Kentucky, Ted Cruz of Texas, Mike Lee of Utah and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, announced that they would oppose it without changes - more than enough to bring it down.

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  • United States airport stabbing investigated as terror; Canadian charged
United States airport stabbing investigated as terror; Canadian charged

The investigation is ongoing as a part of a joint operation with Canada, officials said. Witnesses said the suspect yelled " Allahu akbar " during the attack, and he later expressed anger about violence in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan in an interview with the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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  • Duo battle at the top
Duo battle at the top

But only for a couple minutes. After pars at three and four, he birdied three of the next five to get to 9-under for the tournament to take a brief lead before bogeying the 10th. After pars at 10 and 11, Reed birdied four of the next five holes, including a fantastic chip-in at 12 and a attractive putt at 16, to get to 7-under for the day and could...

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  • 'The Mummy' Reboot Teases More Monster Films With Easter Eggs
'The Mummy' Reboot Teases More Monster Films With Easter Eggs

They've been wanting to work together for 20 years and they're good friends and the right movie just never came along and then ours did". Filming for The Mummy took place in England and Namibia throughout 2016. "The nonsensical story would matter less if The Mummy would get out of Cruise's way and let him do what he does best". What we have inst...

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  • Breastfeeding linked to lower risk of heart disease, stroke
Breastfeeding linked to lower risk of heart disease, stroke

Women who breastfeed their babies have a lower risk of heart disease and stroke , a new study from the University of Oxford has found. Previous research has shown that breastfeeding can reduce a mother's risk of breast and ovarian cancer, osteoporosis, and obesity - and scientists hope their new findings will encourage more women to choose breas...

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  • Earnings Analysis Of ARI Network Services Inc. (ARIS)
Earnings Analysis Of ARI Network Services Inc. (ARIS)

The company saw 6.07 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. During the trading day, the stock price fluctuated between $6.96 and $7.03. (NASDAQ: ARIS ) or, if they already own its stock, sell it. Hancock Holding Co. now owns 34,331 shares of the software maker's stock worth $179,000 after buying an additional 5,600 shares during t...

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  • Senate bill is 'mean and heartless'
Senate bill is 'mean and heartless'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., expects the bill to come to the floor for a vote as early as next week, after the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office has estimated its cost and impact. Ending Obama's expansion has been a major problem for some GOP senators. Republican senators from states that expanded Medicaid, such as Ohio's...

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  • Every fine from virus-infected speed cameras cancelled
Every fine from virus-infected speed cameras cancelled

More than 50 speed and red light cameras across Victoria have been infected with ransomware , the state's police force has confirmed. But Melbourne radio station 3AW said the infection had been discovered earlier this month, but had only been referred to the commissioner once the station reported the story on Thursday.

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  • Yemen, UAE 'run secret torture prisons'
Yemen, UAE 'run secret torture prisons'

Torture and abuse are said to be widespread. The Yemen government has been involved in a civil war against rebels since 2015 , and has enlisted the UAE to help in its effort. A US role in questioning detainees in Yemen has not been previously acknowledged. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) reports on a USA program of " kidnapping, tort...

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  • Area health care organizations, officials react to Senate Republicans' health care bill
Area health care organizations, officials react to Senate Republicans' health care bill

The four are Ted Cruz of Texas, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, Mike Lee of Utah and Rand Paul of Kentucky. They say in a statement that they are open to negotiation before the full Senate considers the measure. The federal government would still commit to funding the Medicaid expansion, albeit at a roughly 50 percent rate in Pennsylvania, co...

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  • Obamacare replacement bill runs into Republican trouble
Obamacare replacement bill runs into Republican trouble

IL lawmakers put the requirement in place when they passed legislation in 2013 to take part in Medicaid expansion, which is optional for states. But Caroline Pearson, a senior vice president at the consulting firm Avalere Health, says the bill bases its tax credits on lower-quality insurance ."If you're paying a similar percentage of incom...

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  • Key findings from new study on Americans' attitudes on guns
Key findings from new study on Americans' attitudes on guns

That is a dramatic change from 2000 when two-thirds of Americans wanted more gun control . It included 3,930 individuals who participated in both periods. Among gun owners with children at home , 30 percent say that a loaded gun is easily accessible in their home at all times. At least two-thirds have lived in a household with guns and about 70 p...

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  • Men Are Demanding the Right to Wear Shorts By Wearing Skirts Instead
Men Are Demanding the Right to Wear Shorts By Wearing Skirts Instead

The drivers told the local Presse Ocean news site that they envied women, who were able to wear skirts in the heat wave, and the video of their story has been viewed more than 160,000 times in two days. When the request was refused, six of the men made a decision to protest against what they claimed were unacceptable working conditions and ...

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  • Obama: 'Fundamental Meanness' at the Core of GOP Health Care Bill
Obama: 'Fundamental Meanness' at the Core of GOP Health Care Bill

Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., didn't mince words when she ripped into the bill on the Senate floor earlier Thursday. The measure represents the Senate GOP's effort to achieve a top tier priority for President Donald Trump and virtually all Republican members of Congress.

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  • Crews battling brush fire along a freeway in north Phoenix
Crews battling brush fire along a freeway in north Phoenix

According to an earlier statement by ADOT, the northbound lanes of Loop 303 are closed at Happy Valley Road, and the southbound lanes are closed at State Route 74. Drivers drivers were encouraged to use alternate routes, including State Route 74, though the eastbound SR 74 was closed. There was no immediate timetable to reopen either freeway.

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  • Bernie Sanders: GOP health care bill 'most harmful' ever
Bernie Sanders: GOP health care bill 'most harmful' ever

Republican leaders in Washington have been working to find a health care plan that isn't just different from Obamacare , but better. The bill winds down the expanded Medicaid program under Obamacare after 2020 - a longer timeline than the House health care bill that was passed in May.

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  • EU Council President Tusk Says 'Dreams' About UK Staying in EU
EU Council President Tusk Says 'Dreams' About UK Staying in EU

Reflecting, confusion on the continent about what kind of Brexit she will ask for, summit chair Donald Tusk said ahead of a separate meeting with May: "We can hear different predictions, coming from different people, about the possible outcome of these negotiations: hard Brexit , soft Brexit or no deal".

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  • Study Links Legalized Pot with Increase in Car Crash Claims
Study Links Legalized Pot with Increase in Car Crash Claims

Retail sales began in January 2014 in Colorado and in July 2014 in Washington. "We have a variety of other work planned to attempt to understand the relationship between marijuana and crash risk and injuries and crashes". This is HLDI's first report on how marijuana legalization since 2014 has affected crashes reported to insurers. Colorado...

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  • Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case
Uber knew fired exec had info at center of Google theft case

Uber recently fired Levandowski. The court case centers on Waymo, the self-driving auto unit of Google-parent Alphabet , and Anthony Levandowski , an engineer who left Waymo to start his own company, Otto, that was later acquired by Uber.

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  • Chief: Police testing for sex assault of slain Virginia teen
Chief: Police testing for sex assault of slain Virginia teen

An evening vigil organized by her high school's Muslim Student Association also drew throngs of people. A large group gathered in Dupont Circle and around several major cities to honor Nabra, who was killed during a suspected road rage incident as she walked to a mosque in Fairfax County early Sunday morning, according to police .

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