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U.S. CBO says revised GOP health care bill still leaves 24 million uninsured
Author: 0 CBO says revised GOP health care bill still leaves 24 million uninsured

Compared with the current law, the CBO projects that 14 million more people would be uninsured next year and 24 million more by 2026. The CBO's new report was issued about two hours after Republican leaders in the House of Representatives postponed a vote on an expected third version of the replacement bill due to their inability to convince enough members of the GOP caucus to support it, and ensure passage.

U.S. London attack: Terrorist known to MI5, May tells MPs
Author: 0 London attack: Terrorist known to MI5, May tells MPs

Masood was first convicted in November 1983 for criminal damage and his last offence was in December 2003 for possession of a knife. One of the dead was identified as Aysha Frade, 43, a mother-of-two who was hit by a bus as she fled from the attack on Westminster Bridge.

U.S. North Korean missile fails immediately after launch
Author: 0 North Korean missile fails immediately after launch

North Korea responded to Tillerson's visit by saying it's not afraid of his stance and the USA needs to understand its pursuit of a nuclear deterrent, according to KCNA. Wednesday's launch comes as the US and South Korean militaries embark on a huge annual military exercise in the region that prompted sharp rebuke from the North Korean government.

Author: 0 Denton woman rescued after 5 days stranded in Grand Canyon

The woman had no cell phone signal but eventually walked a place where she could call 911 after five days of being stranded. She left the heartbreaking words to her family in a video diary she made while stranded. Vanhecke has returned to Texas, KPHO says. Thankfully, a helicopter rescue crew spotted her auto and sign. In the end she was rescued by the Arizona Department of Public Safety after being stranded outdoors for 119 hours.

Author: 0 Sean Spicer: No Parity in Russia Probe

Paul Manafort was chairman of the campaign for just under three months. During that time, Trump won six Republican primary contests, clinched the number of delegates needed for the party's nomination, chose Mike Pence to be his running mate and attended the Republican National Convention, where he accepted the GOP's bid and launched his general election campaign.

U.S. GOP congressman: Trump could be one-term president if health bill passes
Author: 0 GOP congressman: Trump could be one-term president if health bill passes

Green, the political scientist, said he thought Ryan had shown political savvy in how he had pushed for an early vote, tried to thread the needle in his party and worked to piece together a majority. "There will always be work to do to reduce costs, stabilize markets, improve quality, and help the millions of Americans who remain uninsured in states that have so far refused to expand Medicaid", he said.

U.S. Indian President Pranab Mukherjee extends greetings to Pakistanis on national day
Author: 0 Indian President Pranab Mukherjee extends greetings to Pakistanis on national day

Hussain said Pakistan's defence was impregnable and its nuclear capabilities were meant to ensure global and regional peace, adding the country was strong emerging economy in the region. Pakistan Day commemorates the passing of the Lahore Resolution, when a separate nation for the Muslims of the British Indian Empire was demanded on March 23, 1940 as well as the declaration of the republic on the same day in 1956.

U.S. New York's population dips for the first time in a decade
Author: 0 New York's population dips for the first time in a decade

One of the Valleys metros, however, is losing residents. This data also allows for analysis of population change during the most recent annual period of 2015- 2016. But Henderson County lost 135 people, dropping to 46,253. • Mountrail County fell from sixth to 2,375th. - Smith County's population declined by 221 people, 3,853 to 3,632.

Author: 0 Argentina must beat Chile to keep their hopes alive

Argentina are still fifth, a point behind Thursday's visitors. The Copa America Centenario defeat prompted the departure of Gerardo "Tata" Martino as Argentina coach in July, triggering the slump in form which has left its World Cup qualifying campaign in the balance.

U.S. LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Congress should consider single-payer health care
Author: 0 LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Congress should consider single-payer health care

His pledge has been met with a deluge of criticism by Democrats and some Republicans, who say 24 million Americans will lose health care coverage under a new GOP backed proposal. He held a town hall on Facebook Wednesday, where he said the ACA needs to be changed to save Medicaid and Medicare for the future. "You know I don't think there's anyone here who thinks that the Affordable Care Act is flawless".

U.S. Marathon County shooting: Four dead including cop
Author: 0 Marathon County shooting: Four dead including cop

The other victims of the attack have been identified as Dianne M. Look, 67, and Karen L. Barclay, 62, who were killed at Marathon Savings Bank in Rothschild. Both Governor Scott Walker and Attorney General Brad Schimel have issued statements regarding yesterday's shootings in the Wausau Metro area. Smith said another press briefing will be held tomorrow.

U.S. Customs officer shoots, kills himself at Minnesota border crossing
Author: 0 Customs officer shoots, kills himself at Minnesota border crossing

Later on, Clarita said, other officials questioned her and her sister and apologized for what happened. Afterward, Clarita said she watched as the agent took her younger sister into the same closet. In March of 2015, the agency adopted a " zero tolerance policy on sexual abuse and assault ". Within an hour of the alleged assaults, the sisters reported the conduct to another CBP officer in the field office where they were held, and an investigation was launched by the Department of ...

U.S. Teen's 'cheesy' promposal is going viral for all the right reasons
Author: 0 Teen's 'cheesy' promposal is going viral for all the right reasons

Speaking about Carlie's Down's syndrome, Shaedon added: "They deserve everything that everyone else does too". Don't we all, Carlie? Wedel said that she happily accepted the promposal and replied (as she put it), "I want a pink dress [and] look like Cinderella!" Shaedon Wedel with his "promoposal" t-shirt and prom date, Carlie Wittman.

U.S. House Freedom Caucus chairman says Obamacare replacement bill still short of votes
Author: 0 House Freedom Caucus chairman says Obamacare replacement bill still short of votes

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) told IJR that Trump's comments were not hostile. Graham criticized the apparent " double standard " by Democrats between nominees chosen by a Democratic president versus a Republican president, pointing out that he voted for former President Barack Obama's two nominees, Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan, because they were qualified, not because they would advance his preferred agenda.

U.S. American Health Care, Anchored
Author: 0 American Health Care, Anchored

An optional work requirement for Medicaid would be 'a step backwards, not a step forwards, ' Meadows said in an appearance on C-Span's 'Newsmakers'. For instance, older consumers could choose plans that don't offer maternity care, but women of childbearing age would be left paying for more expensive insurance that does cover maternity.

U.S. Nashville's Wade named LSU basketball coach
Author: 0 Nashville's Wade named LSU basketball coach

Rhoades, 44, returns to VCU, where he served as an assistant coach and associate head coach from 2009-14. LSU basketball's Twitter account confirmed the deal Monday night. Now, with Wade abandoning VCU and taking the LSU gig, Rhodes' dream of taking over the Rams program looks more possible than ever. In my early years of sports writing, I covered the VCU basketball program for various publications while living in Richmond .