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European court refuses to intervene over sick British baby

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that a British hospital can end life support for a terminally ill baby whose parents waged a legal battle to take him to the US for experimental treatm...

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Six charged over Hillsborough disaster

Six charged over Hillsborough disaster

The policemen were David Duckenfield , the police commander on the day, accused of manslaughter by gross negligence; ex-chief superintendent Donald Denton and Det. The CPS said no charges had been br...

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Police Haul Off Protesters, Some With Disabilities, From Mitch McConnell's Office

Police Haul Off Protesters, Some With Disabilities, From Mitch McConnell's Office

Utah's Mike Lee became the fifth Republican senator Tuesday to oppose even beginning debate on the GOP's foundering health care bill , tossing another hurdle in the path of party leaders who've hop...

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Germany's Merkel doesn't tweet, but checks Trump on Twitter

Germany's Merkel doesn't tweet, but checks Trump on Twitter

Schulz's SPD are 14 percentage points behind Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavaria-based Christian Social Union sister party three months before a national election on September 24. C...

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Meira Kumar: Former Minister, Lok Sabha Speaker, Presidential Candidate

Meira Kumar: Former Minister, Lok Sabha Speaker, Presidential Candidate

Ram Nath Kovind's candidature marks the BJP's efforts to break the hold of regional parties on the lower strata of society. "All the leaders have decided that we will support Ram Nath Kovind for ...

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South China Sea: Chinese Military Unveils First of 18 'New Generation' Warships

South China Sea: Chinese Military Unveils First of 18 'New Generation' Warships

China is still producing the latter and commissioned one, the Xining, in January. China will now carry out tests on the destroyer, including equipment operation, berthing and sailing. The Type 055 w...

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S Korea's Moon heads to US as North threat grows

S Korea's Moon heads to US as North threat grows

The boat was found near Ulleung Island, in the Sea of Japan, a little after midday on Friday. Chang did say he would attend the PyeongChang Olympics regardless, given his position as an International...

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Lacking Votes, Senate GOP Delay Health Care Vote

While the bill is halted until at least after the recess, it's worth noting that we witnessed a similar scenario with the House version of the bill . "I think giving people time to digest is a good...

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Polling Shows Nancy Pelosi 'Toxic' in Districts Democrats Hoping to Flip

Polling Shows Nancy Pelosi 'Toxic' in Districts Democrats Hoping to Flip

The drastic losses suffered by House Democrats in the 2010 and 2014 elections had the seemingly contradictory effect of helping Pelosi. Why? "During the 2018 cycle, CLF will spend millions of dollar...

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Premiums Could Rise 74 Percent Under GOP Health Care Bill

Do we close and make people drive 50 miles to a bigger city? U.S. stock prices fell on Tuesday after the decision to postpone the vote. As noted above, the CBO report also projects that the BCRA...

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Global share sell-off hits Asia after Wall St, Europe losses

Global share sell-off hits Asia after Wall St, Europe losses

The S&P 500 and the Dow closed up slightly Monday but a fall in technology stocks nudged the Nasdaq lower as investors turned to more defensive sectors. Gold tumbled to its lowest price in almost six...

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Grenfell Tower cladding maker Arconic stops selling non fire-resistant version

Police stands in front of an apartment block in Wuppertal , Tuesday, Tuesday, June 27, 2017. Nine hospital trusts have also been flagged for using building material similar to that suspected of aid...

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SCOTUS Could Shape Outcome Of Oregon Same-Sex Wedding Cake Case

SCOTUS Could Shape Outcome Of Oregon Same-Sex Wedding Cake Case

Stutzman claimed the law requiring her to serve same-sex couples impinged on her right to free speech, but the court ruled that the law did not. The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the Maste...

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Senate to delay healthcare vote until after July 4 recess

An American First Policies official said the group made a decision to pull the seven-figure ad campaign after Heller announced plans to visit the White House with other Republicans on Tuesday, accor...

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Senate approves sanctions bill to punish Russia for election meddling

Senate approves sanctions bill to punish Russia for election meddling

Also included in the bill is an amendment strengthening sanctions for Russian officials who support cyberattacks against the USA and its allies. Rand Paul of Kentucky and Mike Lee of Utah. The Senate ...

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UN Calls to Take Advantage of Cypriot Reunification

UN Calls to Take Advantage of Cypriot Reunification

Cyprus was split in a Turkish invasion in 1974, triggered by a brief Greek-inspired coup. The start of oil and gas exploration drilling in mid-July will likely fuel tensions between the internation...

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Govt defers tax deduction at source provision under GST

Govt defers tax deduction at source provision under GST

However, it will benefit all the stakeholders of the residential real estate sector, as the perception of the sector will improve on the back of a simplified tax structure and accountability being fix...

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The world's regard for the United States has plunged under Trump, poll finds

The world's regard for the United States has plunged under Trump, poll finds

Fifty-five percent saw him as a strong leader and 39 percent said he is charismatic. Only 23% said he cared about ordinary people. Since Donald Trump's election, the world's confidence in American...

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SingCert warns users on 'more unsafe and intrusive' Petya ransomware

It has happened often enough that it's basically a cliché at this point: Shares of security tech stocks get bid higher after a big malware attack occurs or a major data breach is disclosed, as inves...

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GOP health bill: Big tax cuts for rich, not much for others

Sen. Susan Collins , a moderate from ME, told reporters that it would take more than just a few "tweaks" to get her on board with the bill. The Congressional Budget Office reported Monday tha...

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