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Rep. Comstock remains opposed to Obamacare repeal bill

Rep. Comstock remains opposed to Obamacare repeal bill

It fails to deliver better, cheaper health care for all Americans, instead giving massive tax cuts to the rich while causing 24 million people to lose coverage. So what this mean for the states? Not...

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PM Modi, VP Hamid Ansari condole Leila Seth's demise

PM Modi, VP Hamid Ansari condole Leila Seth's demise

Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condoled the death of Leila Seth, the first woman Chief Justice of a High Court, saying her remarkable contribution to legal field wi...

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Spokesman: Iraqi forces launch new push in Mosul's west

Citing U.S. and Iraqi officials, The Associated Press reports that talks are ongoing, but the agreement could conclude that, in contrast to the U.S. "In Iraq, Coalition military forces conducted 10 ...

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Theresa May's party secures big gains in local elections

On the eve of the vote, Mrs May lashed out at Brussels over the Brexit talks, accusing officials of hardening their position to affect the outcome of next month's election. The SNP has won the most co...

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Abel Tasman storms from the back to win Kentucky Oaks

Abel Tasman storms from the back to win Kentucky Oaks

Abel Tasman used a late charge down the final stretch to pass frontrunners Paradise Woods and Miss Sky Warrior to win the 2017 Kentucky Oaks on Friday. "She's beaten quite a few of the fillies tha...

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France's Macron says election not won, will fight to defeat Le Pen

Macron, who has come under fire for acting as if victory next month was a given, was responding after a warning by President Francois Hollande that Le Pen's advance into the May 7 run-off was not bein...

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Athens politicians react to House passage of health care bill

Athens politicians react to House passage of health care bill

They accuse Republicans of seeking tax cuts for the rich, partly paid for by cutting health benefits. He explained that there are more moderate Republicans like Louisiana's Bill Cassidy and Main...

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The Pentagon Is Officially Investigating Michael Flynn Over Foreign Payments

The committee's inquiry is one of several congressional investigations into Flynn's contacts with foreign officials before and during his brief stint as Trump's top national security aide. They have n...

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French presidential hopeful Macron heckled by pro-Le Pen workers

French presidential hopeful Macron heckled by pro-Le Pen workers

Le Pen will face Macron in the run-off, which is scheduled for May 7. Macron, who is far ahead in opinion polls, is in Amiens, his home town, amid accusations of complacency. In a solemn address fro...

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Paris May Day march descends into violence in run-up to election

Paris May Day march descends into violence in run-up to election

Protesters push a burning trolley towards police during violent scenes in central Paris at May Day march. Macron said, despite Marine Le Pen's efforts to distance herself from her father's anti-Se...

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France Elections: Le Pen Resigns As FN Party Leader

French far-right Presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen on Tuesday visited a food market in Paris where she promoted a policy of protectionism with regards to the country's local produce and accused her...

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Trump and Putin Agree Violence in Syria Must End

The two leaders also discussed the situation in eastern Ukraine , which has been marred by conflict since March 2014 following Russia's annexation of Crimea. Instead of sending Putin a tough messag...

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GOP health victory may be fleeting as wary Senate awaits

GOP health victory may be fleeting as wary Senate awaits

Arkansas Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson praised the House vote but said questions remain about covering his state's residents, saying the bill needs to be "rectified" when it gets to the Senate. Senat...

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BC producers will continue to battle against softwood lumber tariffs: Yurkovich

Earlier this week, the US announced that it would impose a tariff of about 20 percent on softwood lumber imported from Canada, a move Trump characterized as his "tough on trade" presidential style...

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United Kingdom local polls to give taste of national vote in June

United Kingdom local polls to give taste of national vote in June

Neither us, nor the SNP will be able to form a majority, and for the first time in decades we'll have Tories on our council too. Unison Glasgow branch secretary Brian Smith said that industrial disp...

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House health care vote expected on Thursday

Upton announced Tuesday that he could not support the Obamacare repeal effort if the replacement bill stripped Obamacare's pricing protections for individuals with pre-existing conditions. After Trum...

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Hamas says Ismail Haniyeh chosen as Islamic group's leader

Hamas has eased its stance on the Jewish state after having called for decades for its destruction, as the movement seeks to improve its global standing. Hamza Abu Shanab, a pro-Hamas political analys...

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Finally, some relief on school lunch nutrition rules

Finally, some relief on school lunch nutrition rules

WASHINGTON (AP ) - Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, who last week helped persuade President Donald Trump not to abandon the North American Free Trade Agreement, said Wednesday that the administrati...

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Plot to kill Kim Jong

Plot to kill Kim Jong

The House voted 419-1 to sanction North Korea's shipping industry and refuse any goods shipped by North Korean forced laborers. North Korea has accused the US and South Korean spy agencies o...

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Macron Targeted in Massive Hack, France Warns against Republishing Campaign Emails

Macron Targeted in Massive Hack, France Warns against Republishing Campaign Emails

In a statement , Macron's political movement confirmed that it had been hacked. Macron's team added that all the documents were "lawful" and said the large-scale hacking was "unprecedented in a F...

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