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CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

Republicans in the Senate on Thursday unveiled their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act — also known as Obamacare. The long-awaited plan marks a big step towards achieving one of the Republican party’s major goals. Loading… The Senate …

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CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

Republicans in the Senate on Thursday unveiled their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act — also known as Obamacare. The long-awaited plan marks a big step towards achieving one of the Republican party’s major goals. Loading… The Senate …

Did Putin show Oliver Stone a fake video? Director may have been fooled by Russian president

Did Putin show Oliver Stone a fake video? Director may have been fooled by Russian president

It may be a tempest in a teacup, or, perhaps, a storm in a samovar. Russian social media is reacting strongly to something President Vladimir Putin showed filmmaker Oliver Stone for the director’s much-hyped, four-part series of free-flowing chats with …

ISIS spreads fake news about destroyed al-Nuri mosque

ISIS spreads fake news about destroyed al-Nuri mosque

Iraq’s military released a video showing that Mosul’s famed al-Nuri mosque was blown up by explosives, but Islamic State followers prefer to believe the militant group’s explanation that it was caused by a U.S.-led coalition airstrike, analysts said …

US envoy: Guatemala lawmakers who hired lobby firm 'idiots'

US envoy: Guatemala lawmakers who hired lobby firm ‘idiots’

A Guatemalan congressman demanded an apology from the U.S. ambassador after the diplomat called him and three colleagues “idiots” in an audio recording that was made public Thursday. Ambassador Todd Robinson’s comments came in a meeting Wednesday with …

Indian troops kills 3 rebels, protester in disputed Kashmir

Indian troops kills 3 rebels, protester in disputed Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India – Government forces killed three suspected Kashmiri rebels in fighting in the disputed region Thursday and fatally shot a rock-throwing protester during an ensuing rally demanding an end to Indian rule, officials said. The militants were …

Russia's Lavrov says new U.S. sanctions harm ties with Washington

Russia’s Lavrov says new U.S. sanctions harm ties with Washington

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told his U.S. counterpart, Rex Tillerson, on Thursday that new sanctions imposed by Washington on Russia would damage relations between the two countries, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement. “Actions of …

Tale of 2 Princes: Trump, Saudi king rely on son, son-in-law

Tale of 2 Princes: Trump, Saudi king rely on son, son-in-law

Half a world apart, in a theocratic monarchy and a democracy, a king and a president are relying on their thirtysomething son and son-in-law to help consolidate power and push their policies. Saudi Arabia’s King Salman this week elevated his son Mohammed …

Hundreds more U.K. buildings have potentially deadly exteriors

Hundreds more U.K. buildings have potentially deadly exteriors

Damage is seen to a tower block which was destroyed in a fire disaster, in north Kensington, West London, Britain, June 15, 2017. LONDON – Tests on exterior building materials in other high-rise buildings conducted after the devastating west London fire …

Otto Warmbier's girlfriend pays emotional tribute: 'He was my soul mate'

Otto Warmbier’s girlfriend pays emotional tribute: ‘He was my soul mate’

The girlfriend of Otto Warmbier, the American student who died this week just days after being released from a North Korean prison, paid tribute to him as an adventurous spirit who made her life “all the more beautiful and worth living.” “He was my …

Ecuador oil spill case moves abroad after US Supreme Court setback

Ecuador oil spill case moves abroad after US Supreme Court setback

After the Supreme Court earlier this week declined to hear arguments in a nearly 25-year-old case alleging that Chevron is liable for polluting a wide swath of the Amazon rainforest in Ecuador, lawyers for the plaintiffs said they plan to continue similar …

Father of missing Chinese scholar: 'Give my daughter back'

Father of missing Chinese scholar: ‘Give my daughter back’

The father of a visiting Chinese scholar missing from the University of Illinois has appealed for his 26-year-old child’s safe return, saying, “Give my daughter back.” Ronggao Zhang spoke to The (Champaign) News-Gazette about Yingying Zhang Thursday …

Policeman rescues toddler from oncoming cars in China

Policeman rescues toddler from oncoming cars in China

A toddler running in the middle of a road was swept up by a nearby traffic cop today in southwest China. As seen in surveillance video footage, a toddler jumps off a motorcycle and runs into the busy intersection. A black car can be seen driving down the …

Landlord says airport stabbing suspect worked as caretaker

Landlord says airport stabbing suspect worked as caretaker

The man charged with stabbing a police officer at the Flint airport in a possible act of terrorism lived quietly with his family at a Montreal apartment complex where he also worked informally as a part-time caretaker of the property, his landlord said …

North Korea conducts another rocket engine test for ICBM, US officials say

North Korea conducts another rocket engine test for ICBM, US officials say

North Korea conducted another rocket engine test Wednesday which could potentially be used on a future intercontinental ballistic missile or ICBM, two US officials tell Fox News. It’s the first rocket engine test since the rogue communist regime …

London fire: An estimated 600 high-rise buildings in UK likely fitted with flammable panels, says government

London fire: An estimated 600 high-rise buildings in UK likely fitted with flammable panels, says government

As many as 600 high-rise residential buildings across England use cladding that is similar to the material used on Grenfell Tower, where at least 79 people lost their lives in a devastating fire last week. The British government said Thursday that …

Champs-Elysees Attacker Who Drove Into Police Car Pledged Allegiance to ISIS: Prosecutor

Champs-Elysees Attacker Who Drove Into Police Car Pledged Allegiance to ISIS: Prosecutor

(PARIS) — A French prosecutor says a man who was killed when he drove a car packed with arms and explosives into a police convoy had pledged allegiance to the leader of ISIS. Paris Prosecutor Francois Molins said Thursday the attacker had a huge cache of …

'Pizzagate' Gunman Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison

’Pizzagate’ Gunman Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison

A North Carolina man who fired an AR-15 rifle inside a pizza restaurant in Washington, D.C., last year as he was “investigating” a baseless conspiracy theory has been sentenced to four years in prison. Edgar Maddison Welch pleaded guilty in March to …

Amid Venezuela political crisis, shortages of medicine soar

Amid Venezuela political crisis, shortages of medicine soar

As political unrest in Venezuela erupts for the third consecutive month, thousands of people need medical aid but face difficulties obtaining basic supplies due to severe shortages. The country has been suffering an 85% shortage of medicine and a 90% …

ISIS destroys Mosul's historic Great Mosque of al-Nuri and leaning minaret, Iraqi officials say

ISIS destroys Mosul’s historic Great Mosque of al-Nuri and leaning minaret, Iraqi officials say

The Great Mosque of al-Nuri and its iconic leaning minaret, which has towered over Iraq’s second-largest city for over eight centuries, was destroyed by ISIS militants late Wednesday, according to Iraqi officials. It was there at the pulpit of the landmark …

Champs-Elysees attacker was questioned in Turkey over large cache of weapons, prosecutor says

Champs-Elysees attacker was questioned in Turkey over large cache of weapons, prosecutor says

The man accused of being behind the attempted Paris attack at Champ Elysees several times traveled to Turkey, where he was once questioned over large amounts of gold, jewelry and weapons in his possession, the Paris prosecutor said Thursday. Prosecutor …

U.S. missile defense test fails to intercept target over Pacific

U.S. missile defense test fails to intercept target over Pacific

A SM-3 Block IIA guided missile during its first live-fire test on June 6, 2015. A joint missile defense test conducted by the U.S. and Japan failed to intercept a targeted rocket over the Pacific on Wednesday, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) said.

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake recorded off Guatemalan coast

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake recorded off Guatemalan coast

The Geological Survey said the 6:31 a.m. (1231 GMT; 8:31 a.m. EDT) quake was centered about 24 miles southwest of Puerto San Jose and 6 miles below the surface. The quake sent people fleeing into the streets in El Salvador. Guatemalan President Jimmy …

Prosecutor: Champs-Elysees attacker pledged allegiance to IS

Prosecutor: Champs-Elysees attacker pledged allegiance to IS

Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said on Thursday the attacker had a huge cache of weapons both at home and in the vehicle used in Monday’s rampage. Molins says evidence from the investigation shows the suspect wanted to join IS forces in Syria and Iraq.

Police confirm man killed in attack on London Muslims

Police confirm man killed in attack on London Muslims

Police officers attend to the scene after a vehicle collided with pedestrians in the Finsbury Park neighborhood of North London, Britain, on Mon., June 19, 2017. LONDON– London police have linked the death of a 51-year-old man to the mosque attack, saying …

Rural South Korean County Prepares For Role As 2018 Winter Olympics Host

Rural South Korean County Prepares For Role As 2018 Winter Olympics Host

Jeon Chung-won tends sheep on the hilly farm where he was born in PyeongChang, a rural county a few hours’ drive east of South Korea’s capital Seoul. “It’s a simple, peaceful place where the mountain air hugs you,” says Jeon, 32. “I really love this place.

French Instagram Model Dies After Whipped Cream Canister Explodes

French Instagram Model Dies After Whipped Cream Canister Explodes

A 33-year-old French Instagram model died after a whipped cream container exploded and struck her in the chest, her family said. Rebecca Burger was killed on June 18 after a siphon from a whipped cream container hit her in the chest, her family reported.

London mosque attack victim died from 'multiple injuries,' police say

London mosque attack victim died from ‘multiple injuries,’ police say

A man who was found dead after the attack outside a London mosque this week died of “multiple injuries,” Metropolitan Police said Thursday. Makram Ali, 51, was found dead early Monday after a 47-year-old man rammed his van into a crowd of worshippers …

North Korea accuses 'psychopath' Trump of sending warship to spy

North Korea accuses ‘psychopath’ Trump of sending warship to spy

An exclusive report putting perspective on the week’s most important developments. June 22 (UPI) –North Korea accused the United States of deploying a U.S. warship into North Korean territorial waters, the same day it called U.S. President Donald Trump a …

Report says Canadian sniper has shattered world record for the longest confirmed kill in history

Report says Canadian sniper has shattered world record for the longest confirmed kill in history

This certainly wasn’t hand-to-hand combat. A Canadian soldier in Iraq has killed an ISIS militant from more than two miles away, shattering the world record for a confirmed sniper kill in military history. According to Toronto’s Globe and Mail …

London Fire: 600 High-Rises Have Grenfell Tower-Style Cladding

London Fire: 600 High-Rises Have Grenfell Tower-Style Cladding

LONDON — Around 600 high-rises are believed to be covered in similar cladding to the material suspected of worsening the deadly London apartment block fire, the British government said Thursday. Residential towers around the U.K. are being examined after …

Afghanistan car bombing: At least 29 killed in attack outside bank

Afghanistan car bombing: At least 29 killed in attack outside bank

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan – A huge suicide car bombing struck Thursday outside a bank in Afghanistan’s southern Helmand province, targeting Afghan troops and government employees waiting to collect their salaries ahead of a major Muslim holiday and killing …

The Morning Brief: Heath Care Bill, ISIS in Iraq and World Population

The Morning Brief: Heath Care Bill, ISIS in Iraq and World Population

Republican leaders in the Senate today are expected to publicly reveal their proposed health care bill, which is meant to replace the Affordable Care Act. Among other changes, the measure would cut Medicaid and no longer penalize people for not buying …

“Ready to fight tonight”: How the U.S. Army counters North Korea threats

SEOUL, South Korea –While “CBS This Morning” co-host Norah O’Donnell and her team were in South Korea, the U.S. Army took CBS News on an aerial tour to give us a first-hand look at what they are doing to counter threats from North Korea. We hitched a ride …

At Least 29 Dead After Suicide Car Bombing Outside Bank in Afghanistan

At Least 29 Dead After Suicide Car Bombing Outside Bank in Afghanistan

(KANDAHAR, Afghanistan) — The governor of Afghanistan’s southern Helmand province has raised the death toll in the suicide car bombing outside a bank there to 29, saying most of those killed in the explosion were civilians. Hayatullah Hayat, the …

Gaza power plant back on, with help of alliance of old foes

Gaza power plant back on, with help of alliance of old foes

The sole power plant in electricity-starved Gaza Strip sputtered back to life Thursday after receiving fuel from Egypt — a shipment that resulted from a surprising alliance between bitter ex-rivals, including the territory’s ruling Hamas and an exiled …

Suicide car bombing near Afghan bank kills 29, mostly civilians

Suicide car bombing near Afghan bank kills 29, mostly civilians

A huge suicide car bombing struck Thursday outside a bank in Afghanistan’s southern Helmand province, targeting Afghan troops and government employees waiting to collect their salaries ahead of a major Muslim holiday and killing at least 29 people …

AP Newsbreak: US, EU urge China to limit food import control

AP Newsbreak: US, EU urge China to limit food import control

Food exporters including the United States and European Union are stepping up pressure on China to scale back plans for intensive inspections of imports that they say would hamper access to its fast-growing market. The group, which also includes Japan and …

Trump visit to UK will go ahead despite Queen's Speech omission, Boris Johnson says

Trump visit to UK will go ahead despite Queen’s Speech omission, Boris Johnson says

London (CNN)US President Donald Trump’s state visit to Britain will go ahead, according to Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, despite its omission from the Queen’s Speech. State visits by foreign leaders are traditionally included in the Queen’s Speech …

Prince Harry on Diana: No Child Should Have to Walk Behind Mom’s Casket

Prince Harry on Diana: No Child Should Have to Walk Behind Mom’s Casket

Harry also discussed his future, saying none of the royal family really wanted the throne but were fulfilling a duty. “We are not doing this for ourselves but for the greater good of the people,” he said. The prince is fifth in line to the British throne.

Indonesia arrests 41 suspected militants since May attack

Indonesia arrests 41 suspected militants since May attack

Indonesian police announced Thursday they have arrested 41 suspected militants following last month’s twin suicide bombings in the capital that killed three policemen. Nine among them have been named as suspects in connection with the May 24 attack …

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Senate Republicans unveil a bill to repeal Obamacare

Senate Republicans unveil a bill to repeal Obamacare

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White House defends Trump’s tweet about ‘tapes’

Vienna court to rule on Hitler house dispute

Vienna court to rule on Hitler house dispute

Universal condemnation follows ISIL's destruction of Mosul's al-Nuri mosque

Universal condemnation follows ISIL’s destruction of Mosul’s al-Nuri mosque

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Frozen cocktails: Berlin’s new summer trend to fight high temperatures

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Easy rider? Harley-Davidson ‘lines up’ Ducati bid

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Brussels terror investigation ongoing

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South Africa high court allows secret Zuma no-confidence vote

EXCLUSIVE pictures Of Nuri Mosque and its leaning minaret after destruction- BBC News

EXCLUSIVE pictures Of Nuri Mosque and its leaning minaret after destruction- BBC News

Flammable cladding found in towers across the UK

Flammable cladding found in towers across the UK

Syria's Christians provide Ramadan meals for Muslim neighbors

Syria’s Christians provide Ramadan meals for Muslim neighbors

Nuclear North Korea: South Korea asks China to step in

Nuclear North Korea: South Korea asks China to step in

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Exclusive interview with Alain Charmeau, head of ArianeGroup

At least 600 UK towers have dangerous cladding

At least 600 UK towers have dangerous cladding

Ukraine exhibition explores our "fragile state"

Ukraine exhibition explores our “fragile state”

Sun mirror keeps drinkers out of the shade

Sun mirror keeps drinkers out of the shade

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Goat versus Wolf, who wins

Video purports to show the destruction of Mosul's al-Nuri mosque

Video purports to show the destruction of Mosul’s al-Nuri mosque

Dozens killed in explosion at Afghan bank

Dozens killed in explosion at Afghan bank

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