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Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'

Minority Leader Chuck Schumer lashed out against the bill later on the floor, labeling it a tax break for wealthy Americans and warning against the cuts to Medicaid . States would also have to re...

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South Sudan has world's fastest growing number of displaced

Of this number, 22.5 million are refugees - those forced to leave their country; 40.3 million are displaced persons or those who find temporary shelter within the same country; and 2.8 million are a...

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The wrong kind of US Open history: Top 3 all miss cut

Fleetwood, six years Casey's junior, continues to impress in only his second U.S. Open tournament. Erin Hills was drenched by almost an inch of rain overnight, but many of those out early on Sat...

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India to have bigger population than China by 2024

India to have bigger population than China by 2024

By 2050 seven of the world's 20 most populous nations will be African. The report by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs' Population Division released Wednesday said roughly 83 million p...

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Sheriff: Escaped inmates still on the run, stole a pickup

Sheriff: Escaped inmates still on the run, stole a pickup

It is unknown where the suspects are headed. Shortly before 6 p.m. Wednesday, officers found the green Honda the inmates were allegedly driving before they stole the truck. 'I have their blood on my...

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Trump blames Qatar for funding terror

Trump blames Qatar for funding terror

The scale of the current crisis is new, and it's erupted into a Middle East already polarised by war. During my trips to Saudi Arabia over the past three years, I was repeatedly asked whether recent U...

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Tech CEOS visit White House to talk modernizing government

Like the Obama administration , Trump's White House has been looking for ways to use technology to streamline government and supercharge its features for citizens. Tech executives, including A...

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Severe thunderstorms expected Monday afternoon, evening

Severe thunderstorms expected Monday afternoon, evening

During that time, residents may experience heavy wind gusts blowing up to 70 miles per hour and may see hail up to 1 1/2 inches wide. Heavy showers and thunderstorms are expected to produce intense ...

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Russian jet came within five feet of USA plane

Russian jet came within five feet of USA plane

Russia scrambled a Su-27 fighter to intercept a target over neutral Baltic waters, the target turned out to be U.S. reconnaissance aircraft Boeing RC-135, the Russian Defense Ministry said in a stat...

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US Expands Sanctions Against Russia, Ukraine Separatists

US Expands Sanctions Against Russia, Ukraine Separatists

After the meeting Poroshenko said that his meeting with trump was full and detailed. Trump also has personal ties to anti-Poroshenko Ukrainians. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko managed to...

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Uber to allow tipping for drivers, reversing long-standing policy

Uber to allow tipping for drivers, reversing long-standing policy

Riders will now have two minutes, rather than five, to cancel a ride without incurring a $5 penalty. No more unpaid wait-times: Drivers will earn a per-minute rate if you wait for a rider, starting ...

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US Open 2017: Jordan Spieth 'took an L' with poor third round

It was the first time Day has missed the cut in seven U.S. Opens . Louis Oosthuizen did make encouraging progress, though, birdieing four of his first eight holes to join the group tied for 13th ...

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Crawford County not among medical marijuana growers receiving permits

Crawford County not among medical marijuana growers receiving permits

The full list of 27 dispensaries awarded permits will be released later this month, Collins said. Franklin Labs planned location is at 1800 Centre Avenue that was home to the Pepsi distribution center...

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PGA Tour to start blood testing next season

PGA Tour to start blood testing next season

The PGA Tour will begin blood testing players next season as it toughens its stance on doping. The PGA Tour previously only used urine testing, which left it unable to detect the use of human g...

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A Russian fighter jet staged a daring provocation near the U.S. aircraft

On Sunday, the USA shot down a Syrian regime warplane, and on Tuesday, an American fighter downed a regime-backed drone. In April 2016, the pattern included Russian Su-24s zipping no more than a few...

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President Trump's rollback of Obama-era Cuba policies draws reaction in Delaware

President Trump's rollback of Obama-era Cuba policies draws reaction in Delaware

However, the Cuban government is not interested Trump and his demands . The new policy, which reversed much of President Obama's opening with Cuba , restores America's ability to leverage our poli...

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Man Charged in Death of Virginia Muslim Teenager

Hassanen was reported missing around 4:00 am and the remains were found at a nearby pond around 3pm. "At this point, there doesn't seem to be indication this was a bias incident". Arsalan Iftikhar ...

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Lead detected in baby food samples

Lead detected in baby food samples

For example, 89 percent of the baby food grape juice samples had detectable levels of lead in them. When you serve your baby solid foods can increase their chances of contracting type 1 diabet...

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Shot US congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list

Shot US congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list

Supporters of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., hold signs before the Congressional baseball game, Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Washington . The House of Representatives majority whip underw...

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Trump says travel ban ruling comes at 'dangerous time'

Trump says travel ban ruling comes at 'dangerous time'

Katyal nonetheless agreed that more briefing was appropriate to address the merits of the 9th Circuit's ruling. A Seattle judge blocked its enforcement nationwide in response to a lawsuit by Washingt...

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Shootings kill or injure at least 19 US children each day

Shootings kill or injure at least 19 US children each day

Globally, 91 percent of children killed by firearms in 2010 were from the US, according to a study published in The American Journal of Medicine previous year. The most firearm deaths were in the Afri...

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JK Rowling corrected a Finsbury Park attack headline

Witnesses at the scene said the van veered off the road and into pedestrians outside the Finsbury Park Mosque. "We arrived on the scene within minutes after the accident, we found the assailant on...

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In Spite of Tweet, Lawyer Says Trump Not Under Investigation

Jay Sekulow , a lawyer who is part of a team hired by Trump to deal with allegations of collusion by his campaign with Moscow, made the rounds on Sunday talk shows to cast doubt on media reports citin...

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New Study Finds That Coconut Oil Isn't Healthy

New Study Finds That Coconut Oil Isn't Healthy

The American Heart Association is out to change the way you look at coconut oil . Only 37% of nutritionists agreed. According to their new guidelines, coconut oil is filled with saturated fat, mak...

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Super save (for bogey) keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open

Harman, who is hoping to become the first lefthander to win the U.S. Open, must have felt overlooked given Thomas' accomplishment. He says the greens on his last few holes "were firming up". PGA champ...

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LeBron James Responds To Draymond Green, Again

LeBron James Responds To Draymond Green, Again

While LeBron James disagrees with the assertion that he started the so-called superteam era in the National Basketball Association, he still took satisfaction from Draymond Green taking time out o...

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Yoga enthusiasts across world celebrate Yoga Day

Yoga enthusiasts across world celebrate Yoga Day

In the eastern China region of Shanghai , Zhejiang and Jiangsu, yoga celebrations are being organised by Consulate General of India , Shanghai from June 17 to 25, one day each across 12 cities wit...

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Iran's Revolutionary Guard says hit Syria for Tehran attacks

Iran's Revolutionary Guard says hit Syria for Tehran attacks

A Guard statement carried on its website said many "terrorists" were killed and their weapons had been destroyed in the strike. "The spilling of innocent blood will not go unanswered", said the IR...

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Top three cut at Erin Hills in first for US Open

Johnson needed 65 putts through 36 holes, highlighting his struggles compared to leaders Paul Casey (53), Brian Harman (57), Tommy Fleetwood (55) and Brooks Koepka (60). "If you hit the fairways...

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Out-of-sorts McIlroy on course to miss out after opening 78

Casey is tied with Rickie Fowler at 7 under for the lead. "So, I am a pretty happy man". McIlroy shot 71 and finished at 5 over after 36 holes despite shooting 4 under on his final six holes. Du...

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