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GOP senator says Iowans might not lose Medicaid

WASHINGTON-This week's expected Senate vote on the GOP health-care bill will showcase a sharp partisan divide on the issue in states where Democrats are poised to play defense in next year's midterm elections. It "would have a profoundly negative impact on Americans", said John Meigs, president of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Warren is a leading liberal and defender of the current health law. Read More »

Qatar Airways seeks up to 10% stake in American Airlines

Qatar submitted a filing under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act, which is subject to review by the Justice Department's Antitrust Division . The move by Qatar Airways would expand its investments in North America as Qatar is embroiled in the region's worst diplomatic crisis in years and is locked in an airspace rights row with three other Gulf states. Read More »

South Africa beat England in thriller to level T20 series

While England look to seal the T20 series with another win over the Proteas on Friday, Stuart Broad is likely to find out if injury will rule him out of the first Test against South Africa at Lord's on July 6. Earlier, Cape Town-born Tom Curran , a Surrey team-mate of Roy, marked his England debut with an impressive three for 33 in his maximum four overs. Read More »

AirAsia plane returns to Australia after suffering technical fault

The ABC reported that one passenger had said the plane was shaking like a "washing machine" but that the crew had handled the situation very well. The whole thing was going. The West Australian newspaper cited passengers on Sunday's flight as saying they heard a bang and then the plane started shuddering. The Malaysian low-priced carrier said only that "flight crew are taking precautionary measures to check the aircraft". Read More »

10 bodies found after landslide buries scores in China

More than 3,000 rescuers were searching the area with life detectors and sniffer dogs, however no new signs of life were found, the Xinhua news agency reported. The tragedy took place in the village of Xinmo in Maoxin county of Sichuan early on Saturday as a result of torrential rains. Scientist He Siming told the state-run Beijing News that the 2008 quake could have done structural damage to the mountains flanking Xinmo. Read More »

Cable car crashes in tourist resort in Kashmir, killing 7

The police official said Army was called in for the rescue operation, which lasted for four hours, and all the trapped trusts were rescued. ANI reported that a tree had fallen on the cable auto because of strong winds in the area. The two-stage Gulmarg cable auto, a popular to-do thing for tourists, lifts ferries people to a height of 13,780 feet above the sea level. My heart felt condolences to the families. Read More »

Group gathers for Amateur Radio Field Day

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Yellow Thunder has members ages 14-66, some who have up to 50 years of experience with ham radios. The Yellow Thunder Amateur Radio Club participated from a Columbia County park Saturday in an on-the-air event with more than 35,000 other radio amateurs across the country. Read More »

Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency

The Los Angeles Lakers selected Lonzo Ball as the second overall pick Thursday, June 22 and his dad, who expected the Lakers to draft his son, couldn't contain his excitement. They cleared a ton of cap space, which can make them major players in free agency in 2018. "I talked to the principal". I talked to, I think, four teachers, they all said at different times, this guy, everybody attracts to this guy. Read More »

Outstanding Analyst Ratings For Shire Plc (LON:SHP)

The rating was maintained by Investec with "Buy" on Wednesday, September 2. The firm has "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, July 4. (NYSE:BLK) rating on Wednesday, October 7. Us National Bank & Trust De, Minnesota-based fund reported 62,015 shares. Creative Planning holds 0% or 3,400 shares. Read More »

Ravi Teja's Brother Dies in a Road Accident

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The mishap occurred at around 10 pm and the 45-year-old was driving from Shamshabad to Gachibowli in his red Skoda. "The truck broke down and it was parked on the road side".According to the Police the truck was not parked properly after it broke down which could be the reason for the accident. Read More »

Angel di Maria settles Spanish tax case and pays 2m euros fine

Mourinho spent three seasons in charge at the Santiago Bernabeu between 2010 and 2013 before returning to England to take in a second spell with Chelsea. Manchester United are in the market for a new striker to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic who will be released by the club next month. Falcao himself is suspected of failing to correctly declare 5.6 million euros of income earned from image rights between 2012 and 2013 while he was at Atletico. Read More »

Messi could have played for Real Madrid: Former agent

The Argentine agent also revealed that he was not convinced that Messi could be a footballer when he met the Barcelona No 10 for the first time. The uncertainty will only grow the longer Messi's contract situation remains unresolved but Garcia - who emerged from Barcelona's youth system in 1998 before returning in 2003 - can not see him playing for another club aside from boyhood side Newell's Old Boys. Read More »

Le Pen Elected to Parliament, Pres. Macron Wins Majority

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His La République en Marche [LREM] party won an estimated 359 of the 577 seats in the National Assembly, some way short of predictions last week that forecast his fledging party could finish with as many as 450. There will be plenty of British critics who fear the absolute majority that Emmanuel Macron's new LREM party has won in France . "It is in France's interests, its political credibility, its economic credibility, to conform with its obligations", Pierre Moscovici, the EU's French ... Read More »

Bishop of Stepney addresses Finsbury Park attack vigil

The suspect in the north London mosque attack that killed one person has been identified as a resident of Cardiff, Wales, who had previously voiced his hatred for Muslims, the media reported. The man, who is in custody at a south London police station, was arrested earlier on suspicion of attempted murder . The suspect was yanked from the cab of his van by a furious crowd as he sought to reverse and escape after injuring 10 people in what police said was a deliberate attack on ... Read More »

Mexico knock out Confederations Cup hosts Russia

And while the round number is nice, it's more notable for putting him second on the list of all-time global goals by a European. Bernardo Silva turned Eliseu's low cross into the net four minutes later, although he suffered a knock on the ankle in the process. Read More »

Tanzania claims threaten Acacia's "very existence" - CEO

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Acacia has been accused of evading taxes, under-declaring gold exports, failing to report some metals and operating in the country without a certificate of registration. The Toronto-based miner was quick to point out, however, that Acacia Mining is operated independently, adding that financial results are consolidated for accounting purposes only. Read More »

Majority of French back Paris Olympic bid

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From Friday (June 23) to Saturday night, the French capital is boasting what more it can offer than its U.S. rival Los Angeles. Paris and Los Angeles are vying for the Games and, as part of the French capital's campaign organisers, staged an Olympic Day where fans could try out various sports. Read More »

GE names John Flannery as CEO, Immelt to step aside

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Partners Healthcare recently formed a partnership with GE to use artificial intelligence to manage medical data, and Partners Chief Innovation Officer Christopher Coburn said he doubted the company would move away from that direction, or from Boston itself. Read More »

China, US agree on complete denuclearisation of North Korea

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Beijing's foreign ministry said in an online statement published Thursday that senior Chinese officials reached a consensus on key issues during the high-level security dialogue in Washington, where U.S. "At least I know China tried!" the president wrote. It is because divergent security, strategic and economic interests are bound to lead to disagreements that mutual efforts to streamline the dialogue and improve its efficiency as a security mechanism are to be welcomed. Read More »

Are Analysts Bearish IFG Group PLC (LON:IFP) After Last Week?

This was disclosed in analysts report on Friday morning. The stock of JAKKS Pacific, Inc. Another trade for 15,000 shares valued at $675,300 was sold by ROSENBERG JOSEPH . Therefore 50% are positive. Below is a list of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) latest ratings and price target changes. Macquarie restated an "outperform" rating and issued a GBX 185 ($2.36) target price on shares of Anglo Pacific Group plc in a report on Monday, June 19th. Read More »

Liberum Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Workspace Group plc (WKP)

Macquarie Research maintained it with "Neutral" rating and GBX 388 target in Tuesday, January 10 report. As per Thursday, November 26, the company rating was maintained by Investec. The Firm also operates similar business in Ireland through its Website carzone.ie. Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS) had its price objective reduced by stock analysts at Liberum Capital from GBX 160 ($2.04) to GBX 145 ($1.85) in a note issued to investors on Thursday, May 25th. Read More »

PM Nawaz felicitates new Saudi Crown Prince

The relationship between Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom is strong and historic, and we continue to work closely together in a range of areas. The newly-minted crown prince has also used fighting words to describe Iran, vowing to take "the battle" to the Shiite-ruled country. Read More »

Travis Kalanick Resigns as Uber CEO

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The investors demanded Kalanick's resignation in a letter delivered to him while he was in Chicago. The letter, titled "Moving Uber Forward", explicitly demanded that Kalanick abandon the position of CEO. board. If this really is an entirely "new chapter" for Uber , Kalanick's input needs to be seen through a different lense. "Now they can look for a chief executive officer and they can really shoot for the stars in terms of experienced talent", Lashinsky said. Read More »

Senator Cantwell's plan to stop Republican health care bill

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The story examined the claim that more Americans will die on the Republican health care plan than the one that is now in place. MARTIN: So if the Senate bill passes in its current form, it would cap Medicaid. A report by the CBO project 23 million more people would be uninsured by 2026 than today. Dr. Mott Blair of Wallace, N.C., recalls a patient who got a colonoscopy that found a polyp, which undetected could have led to colon cancer. Read More »

Whole Foods CEO says brand's standards intact under Amazon

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It has four "365 by Whole Foods Market " stores that are cheaper to build and operate than a traditional location and offer lower-priced items aimed at younger shoppers. Mackey had slammed the hedge-fund investors in an interview with Texas Monthly, calling them "greedy bastards" who were only interested in making a quick buck on the sale of the company. Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy could deliver 'drenching showers' to Upstate NY

Tropical Storm Cindy earlier in the week brought flooding when it made landfall near the Texas-Louisiana line. The Kanawha County Commission says emergency officials are monitoring the forecast for rain showers expected late Thursday night in the greater Charleston area with heavy rain at times continuing into Friday and Saturday morning. Read More »

Pentagon chief blasts N.Korea over USA student who died

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American student Otto Warmbier, center, is escorted at the Supreme Court in Pyongyang, North Korea, Wednesday, March 16, 2016. According to Reuters, Trump is expected to meet with China's President Xi Jinping in Hamburg at the G20 summit next month. Read More »

China, US Agree on 'Complete, Irreversible' Korean Denuclearization

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The sales accounted for more than 50 per cent of North Korea's exports to China a year ago and about a fifth of its total trade, according to Yang Moo-jin, a professor at the University of North Korean Studies in Seoul. "China understands that the United States regards North Korea as our top security threat", Tillerson said. "I wish we would have a little more help with respect to North Korea , from China". Read More »

Mayors: Look to us, not Washington, for results

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In addition to Garcetti, Tait, Bosse and Garcia, the mayors from Los Angeles and Orange counties registered for the conference are David Mejia (Alhambra); Fidencio Joel Gallardo (Bell); Jeffrey Cooper (Culver City); Vivian Romero (Montebello); Teresa Real Sebastian (Monterey Park); Kevin Muldoon (Newport Beach); Cameron Smyth (Santa Clarita); Patrick J. Read More »

Sigma Capital Group Plc (SGM) Insider Sells £240000 in Stock

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an "overweight" rating and issued a GBX 2,500 ($31.85) price objective on shares of Diageo plc in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. The United Kingdom-based Legal General Grp Plc has invested 0% in Restore PLC (LON:RST). Beck Mack & Oliver Llc, a New York-based fund reported 2.95 million shares. Read More »

How Trump's Executive Order Would Undermine Quality Apprenticeship

Expanding apprenticeships and reforming ineffective education and workforce development programs will help address these issues, enabling more Americans to obtain relevant skills and high-paying jobs. Obama's budget in 2016 appropriated $90 million for apprenticeships and Congress under Trump's administration is expected to appropriate $95 million for 2017, CNBC reported. Read More »

U.S. wants 'much greater' China pressure on NKorea

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Kye served as deputy ambassador when Ri Su-yong was the ambassador in charge of the North Korean delegation to Geneva. North Korea topped the agenda at the newly established Diplomatic and Security Dialogue, which paired Tillerson and Mattis with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and General Fang Fenghui, chief of joint staff of the People's Liberation Army. Read More »

Gov't not overly concerned with Fed's rate hike

The labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising moderately so far this year. The Fed said a recent softening in inflation was seen as transitory, but the latest tepid price readings made investors question its view that the U.S. Read More »