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Senator John McCain Just Shockingly Voted Against The GOP's Health Care Plan

It was a result that may have been hinted at earlier in the week. The amendment was a last resort for Senate Republicans to pass something - a...

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Grassley's warning tweet about replacing AG Jeff Sessions

President Trump sees how stupid the Iranian agreement is and he wants to get a better deal. Sessions, the only senator to endorse Trump be...

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A Brief History of ACA Repeal and Replace Efforts

She also said that Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price may back the idea of reinstating a federal ACA reinsurance program that protect...

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Trump Says Health Care Bill Defeat 'Let the American People Down'

Sens. Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski were the GOP's lone "no" votes. House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows, R-North Carolina, sa...

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Schumer: Obamacare Repeal Failure 'An Amazing Moment'

And shortly after that, Trump posted: "If the Senate Democrats ever got the chance, they would switch to a 51 majority vote in first minute". ...

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What's Next for Obamacare Repeal After Friday's Failed Vote?

According to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, the bill would would have left 16 million more people uninsured over the next decade...

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Trump replaces chief of staff

In pushing out Spicer and Priebus and by installing his alter ego Scaramucci, Trump has shown that what he really desires is an administration o...

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Mitch McConnell tosses white towel on Obamacare, cedes to Dems

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-New York) said in a five-minute statement before the vote, after Sen. To be sure, a " skinny repea...

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United Nations appeals for calm in Venezuela ahead of controversial vote

In Caracas on Friday, Maduro opponents in several neighborhoods, from affluent Altamira to working-class Petare, used bricks and trash to erec...

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Jon Jones Bothered By Daniel Cormier's Steroid Comments

He said his fiancee Salina - whom he married last month - knew he had to cope with it himself. They might hate each other, but the significanc...

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Truck Driver Charged With Human Smuggling After 10 Die In Stifling Conditions

The crime came to light when a man in the truck asked a Walmart employee for water . The employee gave the person water and then called...

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WH Press Secretary Avoids Questions on Procedures to Oust Transgenders from Military

In the aftermath of Trump announcing on Twitter Wednesday morning the USA military "will not accept or allow" transgender people, questionin...

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US Senate to pass Russia sanctions bill

The North Korea sanctions are created to punish the country for its nuclear and ballistic-missile programs. Republican leaders in the Hous...

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Trump lashes out at Alaska senator over health care vote

Conservatives have embraced the effort to repeal the law without an immediate replacement. "It's what we call a clean repeal , it's not clu...

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Kerala JD(U) threatens to break away after Nitish Kumar aligns with BJP

Sanjay Kumar of the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies said that Nitish probably realised that the Opposition was losing ground. Ni...

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Danilo: 'It was easy to reject Chelsea for Manchester City'

In his early teens, Barcelona reignited their interest and and Real Madrid became involved too, but neither of these Spanish giants reckoned o...

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Akhilesh Yadav mocks Nitish Kumar's return to NDA: 'Na na karte pyar'

The sudden development throws Bihar politics into chaos as no party has a majority in the 243-member Assembly. Chief among them is Prasad's so...

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Week two of special session in Austin

Patrick re-convened the Senate for final passage before 1 a.m. Thursday. Eighteen mayors, including Mike Rawlings of Dallas, wrote Abbott a le...

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Ryan Defends Mueller Against Trump

If Robert Mueller , the special counsel running the Russian Federation investigation, is Trump's ultimate target and he moves to fire Mueller, ...

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NKorea Warns US of 'Nuclear Hammer' After Pompeo Hits at Regime Change

This is a public holiday in the nuclear-armed North and is celebrated as Victory Day . The statement followed the allegations in media about ...

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Attacks on health care will continue

The contentious individual and employer mandates also kick in, requiring people to have at least minimal coverage and employers to offer health ...

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Advocates: Obamacare repeal would 'painfully disrupt' Arizona care

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., has said he wants a vote on the legislation next week. Republicans contested Democrats' descr...

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Three Palestinians, 3 Israelis Killed in Holy Shrine Unrest

After an emergency meeting Friday evening with top aides in Ramallah, Abbas conditioned a resumption of contacts with Israel on the removal of t...

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Justine Damond Shooting: 911 Call Made Before Killing; Minneapolis Policeman 'Feared Ambush'

The local newspaper, the Star Tribune , reported that Harteau stepped down at the request of Mayor Betsy Hodges , who said she had lost faith ...

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Narendra Modi shares a 20-year-old photo with Ram Nath Kovind

The election of 71-year-old Kovind , the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) candidate, is widely viewed as part of a strategy by Prime M...

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Donald Trump tells Republicans not to go on holiday without scrapping Obamacare

Media outlets can not let these policy decisions happen in the dark, as they have in the past. Below is a timeline of the president's changing...

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Mueller reportedly expands Russia probe to Trump's finances

Plus, I have witnesses, because I went there with a group of people. "They said I made money from Russia ". I don't . It's not my thing. ...

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Hot and humid with a stray t-storm this afternoon

Highs around 90 again and feeling like 100 because of the humidity. The tricky thing about relative humidity is as the temperature changes so ...

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Wildfire near Yosemite forces thousands to flee homes

Firefighters were facing volatile fire behavior, mostly due to dry, breezy and hot conditions , said meteorologist Christine Riley of the Nati...

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US Releases NAFTA Renegotiation Objectives

The US has signalled wildly conflicting approaches. Todd Tucker, a trade expert and fellow at the left-leaning Roosevelt Institute, has gone a...

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BJD retains balance, to support Gandhi

Sheriff's room. "Naidu started as a student leader and rose through the ranks and all NDA allies support his candidature,"Shah said adding acr...

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Major insurance groups call part of health bill 'unworkable'

GOP sabotage hobbles Obamacare's reformsThe GOP's johnny-one-note regarding the Affordable Care Act - that it's imploding from its own inheren...

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Paul Ryan threw Republican senators under the bus on their healthcare failure

Trump says it's time to "Let Obamacare fail", and says that "I'm not going to own it". McConnell condemned Democrats who had celebrated th...

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Trump's Legal Team Adds Lawyer Amid Expanding Russia Investigation

Trump "wanted to showcase American-made products and we have a lot of them", Johnston said . The Camden-based Campbell Soup Co . was New Je...

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This friend of PM Nawaz provided JIT with secret documents

A six-member Joint Investigation Team (JIT ) set up by the Supreme Court to investigate charges of money laundering against 67-year-old Sharif...

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