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To replace Obamacare, GOP tries a meaner version of Obamacare

On broad grounds, it's a test of whether the party's commitment to a conservative approach to taxes can withstand a collision with political reality - as well a...


YOUR WEATHER AUTHORITY: Showers, thunderstorms in Tuesday forec

Monday and Tuesday , however, are expected to be mostly sunny, with highs near the upper 80s and low 90s. Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. This ...


'Plenty of hiccups' expected with the arrival of biggest tax reform'

Businesses, however, are not yet ready with their pricing policies post GST implementation and there could be lapses on the profiteering issue. The finance mi...


Small Plane Crashes Into Traffic On The 405 Freeway

They show the plane in flames, emergency teams rushing to the scene, and the plane's passengers after they were evacuated. No one on the ground was injured. Ora...


Paxton cheers Texas Supreme Court ruling on same-sex benefits

The Texas Supreme Court today issued a freakish ruling today that, Obergefell notwithstanding, it isn't clear whether Houston can legally provide marriage ben...


Chicago to Get Federal Help on Gun Crimes

The Chicago Police Department and Department of Justice's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives will announce Friday a new task force aimed at d...


Congress could approve two laws against undocumented immigrants

The second bill would take away some federal grants from states and cities actively taking part in the sanctuary movement. "For six years, we have been just g...


Turkey to retaliate against Kurdish YPG fire from Syria: Deputy PM

The army said in a statement that forces of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) had fired on pro-Ankara terrorists close to the terrorist-held town of A...


Qatar's Foreign Minister Meets Rex Tillerson: Saudi Demands Are 'Unreasonable and False'

Several South Asian migrants employed as domestic workers and farmers are stranded in Saudi Arabia after their Qatari employers were asked to leave the kingdo...


US Targets Chinese Bank, Company and 2 Citizens Over North Korea Ties

He accused the " bank of laundering money for Pyongyang". Mnuchin said cutting off the flow of money was "very effective" in bringing Iran to the negotiati...


DUP head: Talks with UK Conservatives going well

Yet three days on the prime minister is still struggling to scramble a coalition deal together. A deal between British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conserv...


Testing material from high-rise towers should be done 'urgently', minister says

But Ms Gould later told Sky the number had increased to encompass all the buildings. A social housing provider in Liverpool announced it has chose to remove c...


Trump holds first talks with Ireland's new prime minister

During the exchange, Mr. Trump said that there was Irish press in the White House and called over RTÉ's Washington Correspondent, Caitríona Perry, to say hell...


Nicola Sturgeon to 'reset' indyref2 plans

It comes after confirmation of a deal between the Conservatives and the DUP for their 10 MPs to back Theresa May's minority government in key votes after £1bi...


Liberals expect defeat Thursday, but want to pass new campaign finance law

NDP Leader John Horgan and Green Leader Andrew Weaver said the opposition parties are focused on Thursday's vote that is expected to defeat Premier Christy Cl...


Britain sets out post-Brexit plans for EU citizens

After over a year of uncertainty for expat families on both sides of the Channel, Theresa May will unveil today how Britain intends to treat the 3m existing ...


Saudi-Turkish ties strained over differing views on Qatar

Since the Qatari crisis started, Turkey has openly voiced support to Qatar, one of its major trade partners and a main source of investment, while criticizing...


Bodies of missing sailors found in flooded compartments of United States destroyer

The collision between the 10,000-ton USS Fitzgerald and the 29,000-ton merchant vessel ACX Crystal occurred early Saturday local time almost 60 miles from...


Spillover fire from Syria reaches northern Israel

In most cases, Israel has claimed to be targeting arms convoys or warehouses belonging to Hizbollah, a key supporter of the Syrian regime. Israel launched s...


Manslaughter charges possible in London high-rise tragedy

Those living in the Taplow block on the Chalcots estate are to be rehoused in temporary accommodation following a joint inspection of the block by the London Fi...


Karnataka waives crop loans of farmers from cooperatives

As a result, political rivals of the Congress will possibly see this as a move by Karnataka Chief minister Siddaramaiah to cash in on the farmer vote bank a...


Israel cuts back Gaza electricity supplies

PA President Mahmoud Abbas recently told Israel he would cut payments for Gaza's electricity . Electricity in Gaza is set to become yet more scarce as suppl...


Squad video of Castile shooting expected to be made public

Authorities are planning to release evidence from their investigation into the Minnesota police officer who shot and killed Philando Castile , including squad-...


Woman gangraped in moving car from Gurgaon to Greater Noida

She shared the story of what happened with locals who informed the Gautambudh Nagar police. A team of Noida police has been sent to Gurgaon to coordinate the ...


United Kingdom braced for thunderstorms, hail and lightning to end heatwave

A yellow weather warning has been issued by the Met Office for Flintshire the wider north Wales and north west regions. Met Office spokesman Grahame Madge sai...