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Secrecy ends as Senate shows its health-care hand

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I can't imagine, quite honestly, that I'd have the information to evaluate and justify a yes vote just within a week. "We're still putting the final touches on it", Sen. Medicaid has been one of the central sticking points in the debate. Tillis suggested, however, that Republicans were aiming for an expansion phaseout model that would begin winding down funding for the enhanced Medicaid rates starting in 2020 for a three-year transition period. Read More »

Institutional Investors Are Buying Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS)

It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. The stock of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, August 28 by Cowen & Co. Ashland had 15 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Also, Director Susan E. Arnold sold 12,143 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 11th. The insider BRAVERMAN ALAN N sold $10.19M. Read More »

Missouri sues three drug companies for pushing painkillers

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Mr. Hawley said the opioid-addiction crisis has been a key focus since he took office in January. "But the handsome side of what we've been through is that we can help I believe in education". Seventeen-year-old Nabra Hassanen was buried Wednesday after a funeral service packed with mourners. Many said they were only starting to wrap their heads around what had happened - but for all of them, it felt personal. Read More »

Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (MRTX) Receives $13.07 Average PT from Analysts

Boxer Capital LLC now owns 1,037,994 shares of the biotechnology company's stock worth $5,398,000 after buying an additional 280,059 shares in the last quarter. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have given a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. Read More »

US airport stabbing investigated as terror; Canadian charged

United States officials identified the suspected assailant, who is in custody and cooperating with investigators, as a 49-year-old Canadian resident from Quebec named Amor Ftouhi. Ftouhi is charged with committing an act of violence at an airport, which carries a maximum penalty of up to 20 years in prison. It's said he managed to wrestle his attacker before helping to take him into custody. Read More »

US senators worry about rush over healthcare bill ahead of release

Paul is not one of the 13 senators chosen by McConnell to draft the bill. But Senator John Thune, a member of the Republican leadership, said on Tuesday the phase-out in the bill might just be three years. "I've never heard of a more radical or a more reckless process", said Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. The Senate bill is expected to follow the template laid out in the House version, which narrowly passed last month, but with key differences. Read More »

Newcastle United keen to wrap up deal for Manchester City midfielder Fernando?

City want £8 million for the defensive midfielder, but Benitez is confident of landing his target for just £5 million. Liverpool's Lucas Leiva is also interesting Newcastle's manager . The 72-year-old still had three years left on his deal. "I still have a place in my heart for Arsenal, because I was there for eight years". The Magpies are still planning for life in the Premier League following their immediate return after one season in the Championship. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo has four Ballon d'Ors for a reason - Russia boss

Will the "Aztecs" and even add to beat New Zealand? Russian Federation will be a very tough team to beat today, as they are very close to qualifying from Group A, after they beat New Zealand in their opening match. "Raphael went to hospital, we think he might have fractured his leg", Portugal coach Fernando Santos said. Moscow has not been a happy hunting ground for Portugal where they had lost their two previous encounters against the hosts . Read More »

LCBO to extend hours ahead of Canada Day, possible strike

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It says select stores will open from as early as 9 a.m.to as late as 11 p.m. from Thursday through Saturday, while some stores will be open from 11 a.m.to 6 p.m. General inquiries on store hours can be directed to the toll-free, bilingual helloLCBO Contact Centre at 1-800-ONT-LCBO (668-5226) or online at www.hellolcbo.com . Read More »

2-year-old dies after suspected tick bite

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According to Dr. Chandy John, a pediatric infectious disease specialist who treated the girl, she got a fever and showed other symptoms such as rash after a week going to campaign on a Rocky Mountain. The family of two-year-old Kenley Ratliff is sharing her story to warn other parents about how unsafe tick bites can be, especially for young children. Read More »

Israelis mark Yoga Day with 1500 mats depicting country's future

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In United Arab Emirates, UAE, more than 15,000 people participated in the Yoga Day celebrations. " Yoga belongs to humanity in the form of a pure science and is not the sole entity of India ", he said. Modi himself led over 50,000 yoga enthusiasts in performing " asanas " in Lucknow this morning amid showers. At a gathering of over 45,000 people, held at Ramabai Amedkar Sthal in Lucknow, Modi described yoga as a binding factor for the global community and underlined its importance ... Read More »

U.S. emphasizes shared concerns over North Korea after China meeting

The news comes following the death of U.S. student Otto Warmbier on Monday - just days after he was returned to his family in an unconscious state last week after being released by Kim Jong-un's officials for "humanitarian reasons". "His family is incredible...but he should have been brought home a long time ago", said Trump. He had arrived in OH on June 13 after being held for more than 17 months. Read More »

Extra virgin olive oil could help reduce risk of Alzheimer's disease

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By probing the mechanisms thought to underpin Alzheimer's , the team has indicated ways in which extra-virgin olive oil could have beneficial effects on the disease in mice. Studies involving mice often don't hold up when tried in people, but senior investigator Domenico Pratico, a professor in the Center for Translational Medicine who studies neurodegenerative diseases, thinks his new findings have promise. Read More »

Uber allows tipping on app to woo drivers

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The company also said in a press release it will announce a "major improvement" for drivers each month for the rest of the year. It will roll out on Tuesday in Seattle , Minneapolis and Houston and expected to expand to all US cities by the end of July. Read More »

Was The US Airport Attack A Terror Incident?

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The airport, which was evacuated and shut down, was later reopened. The U.S. Department of Justice identified the suspect as Amor M. Ftouhi , 49, of Quebec, Canada. Officials said Neville got the suspect to stop the attack, and that "Neville never stopped fighting" until the suspect was in handcuffs, which happened within about one minute. Read More »

Aadhaar must for TB patients to avail govt aid

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Till a patient gets the Aadhaar number, he or she can avail the benefits with the help of Aadhaar enrolment ID slip, a copy of the request made for Aadhaar enrolment or other government documents such as voter identity card, PAN card, bank passbook, ration card, etc. Read More »

International Yoga Day marked by millions in India

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The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel joined the nation to celebrate International Yoga Day on June 22. Prime Minister further said, "Yoga can help people keep calm....it helps people to maintain a healthy body and mind despite various challenges". Read More »

Australia to resume air strikes in Syria after Russia threat

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Yesterday, the US coalition announced that it had shot down a Syrian regime plane which was bombing predominantly Kurdish SDF positions. Syrian government and allied troop. With pro-Syrian government forces now between US -backed fighters at Tanf and predominantly Islamic State-controlled areas any future offensive in the area will be hard. Read More »

Google launches four new steps to battle terrorism

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We expect that Google will be rolling out these initiatives on YouTube over the coming months. To counter this, Google and its YouTube division have worked for years identifying videos that fall outside of the confines of YouTube's terms of service, but in acknowledging an "uncomfortable truth", Google said that "more needs to be done". Read More »

Two Of Four Bali Jail Escapees Arrested In East Timor

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A journalist inspects the exit hole of a tunnel dug by escapees by the perimeter wall of the Kerobokan prison. Australian Shaun Edward Davidson , 33, was nearing the end of a 12-month sentence for an immigration offence but is believed to be tired of returning to Australia, where he faces drugs charges. Read More »

Syrian military says seizes ground towards Iraqi border

Russian Federation and Iran both support Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Syria's civil war. Russian Federation responded by warning it would track aircraft from the USA -led coalition as potential targets over Syria and suspended a hotline meant to avoid mid-air collisions. Read More »

Republican's bill to repeal ObamaCare will have 'heart'

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., called the bill "Obamacare lite". John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks following a closed-door strategy session, at the Ca. The sources said that in some instances, the documents McConnell planned to release might suggest optional approaches for issues that remain in dispute among Republicans. Read More »

IS 'blows up' Great Mosque of al-Nuri in Mosul

The global coalition added that it contributes to the defeat of ISIS by providing the Iraqi forces with equipment, training, intelligence and surveillance, precision fire support and military advice to leaders. Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi at the pulpit of the Great Mosque of al-Nuri. Iraqi officials have privately expressed the hope that the mosque could be captured by Eid Al-Fitr, the festival marking the end of Ramadan, the Muslim fasting month. Read More »

$11.7 billion budget deal up for a vote in New Hampshire

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He said senators should have seen the measure "weeks ago" if the chamber is voting next week, as is the goal of top Republicans . The onus is now on the Republican-led Senate to pass a version of that act that can be reconciled with the House document. Read More »