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Global News McConnell plans Obamacare repeal without replacement
Author: 0 McConnell plans Obamacare repeal without replacement

Republican Sen. Susan Collins , R-Maine, for example, says the law does too much to the Affordable Care Act and threatens to strip Medicaid from her constituents; Lee says the law does not do enough. The two most recent defections, which effectively tanked any possibility of the bill's passing, apparently happened as President Trump was hosting a dinner for some senators in the hopes of swaying them to his side.

Global News Fulham want Liverpool youngster on loan
Author: 0 Fulham want Liverpool youngster on loan

The report claims that the sources close to Newcastle have confirmed that the club have already tabled an offer for the player. Fulham have told ambitious Ojo that he will get far more regular first team football with them than with Newcastle next season.

Global News 75 years on and glacier gives up dead pair
Author: 0 75 years on and glacier gives up dead pair

The frozen bodies of a man and a woman lying next to each other were found perfectly preserved in the ice near a ski lift by a worker at the Glacier 3,000 ski resort. Now, after 75 years of waiting, this news was calming to them. They left five sons and two daughters. She added: "I climbed the glacier three times afterwards, always looking for them.I kept wondering if they had suffered and what had become of them".

Global News 8th person at Trump Tower meeting ID'd as California businessman
Author: 0 8th person at Trump Tower meeting ID'd as California businessman

The person's attorney, Scott Balber, told the network that his client's identity is known to prosecutors and that the person is "cooperating fully" with investigators. The special counsel's office declined to comment. Aras Agalarov had tried to develop a project in Moscow with Trump, and he and Goldstone helped convince Trump to hold the 2013 Miss Universe pageant, which he then owned, in Russian Federation.

Global News Baboon causes massive power cut in Zambia
Author: 0 Baboon causes massive power cut in Zambia

The company said employees investigating the outage found the baboon suffering from injuries related to the shock it received from the machines. As Africa News reports , the blackout affected homes and businesses in Livingstone, a popular tourist town near Victoria Falls, and the surrounding area.

Global News 15500-acre Mariposa County fire threatens 300 structures
Author: 0 15500-acre Mariposa County fire threatens 300 structures

California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) Director Mark Ghilarducci yesterday secured a Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help ensure the availability of vital resources to suppress the Detwiller Fire burning in Mariposa County.

Global News Former House speaker Hastert released from prison
Author: 0 Former House speaker Hastert released from prison

Now, records from the Federal Bureau of Prison indicate Hastert is currently at a "residential re-entry management field office" in Chicago. The case revealed accusations he sexually abused teenagers while coaching wrestling at a suburban Chicago high school.

Global News 2 ways Republicans, Democrats could work together on health care
Author: 0 2 ways Republicans, Democrats could work together on health care

Doctors had advised McCain to recover in Arizona this week. GOP Sens. Rand Paul of Kentucky and Susan Collins of ME opposed the bill already, and McCain's absence next week would likely have made it impossible to proceed. Paul and Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, for different reasons, have said they will not vote even to proceed to the legislation on the Senate floor. "While John is recovering, the Senate will continue our work on legislative items and nominations, and will defer ...

Global News Mariah Carey Lands Scripted Drama Series Based On Her Life
Author: 0 Mariah Carey Lands Scripted Drama Series Based On Her Life

Set to begin in 1980s New York City, where the Huntington-born and Greenlawn-raised Carey was an aspiring teenage singer-songwriter, the series by writer Nina Colman (" Dr. Mariah Carey had a great idea to make a TV series on herself. Carey burst on the scene in 1990, and in the space of one year, released five Hot 100 #1 hits: " Vision of Love ", " Love Takes Time ", " Someday ", " I Don't Wanna Cry ", and " Emotions ".

Global News Call to report claims of general election double-voting to police
Author: 0 Call to report claims of general election double-voting to police

Tory MPs believe thousands may have taken advantage of this opportunity - lured by Labour's promise to scrap tuition fees and cancel their debts. The Electoral Commission said there were "troubling" reports of double-voting, with 38 MPs raising concerns about the activity in their constituencies.

Global News 6 killed as building collapses in Pakistan
Author: 0 6 killed as building collapses in Pakistan

Several people trapped inside the rubble of the building were later pulled out by rescuers and residents of the area. The building collapsed at around 2:30 am (2130 GMT Monday) in the port city of Karachi , where rescue workers are still searching for survivors.

Global News Goat shatters glass door at Colorado business
Author: 0 Goat shatters glass door at Colorado business

Police were called and security camera footage was reviewed. The animal shattered not one but two windows at the Argonics branch in Colorado for no particular reason. According to Denver broadcaster KUSA , said goat was accompanied by several accomplices, meaning there may be an entire flock out there, just ready to ruin some place of business's day.

Global News Man accused of throwing 2-year-old boy into oncoming traffic
Author: 0 Man accused of throwing 2-year-old boy into oncoming traffic

At first, she thought he had thrown a bag or a dog, reported KKTV . "Thank God the lady in front of us swerved and was paying attention", said Willner. Hickcox, 30, allegedly picked up the little boy at the intersection of Academy Boulevard and Airport Road Friday night and threw him in front of oncoming cars .

Global News Ericsson Misses Q2 Earnings Consensus; Sees Further Full-Year Weakness
Author: 0 Ericsson Misses Q2 Earnings Consensus; Sees Further Full-Year Weakness

Mobile telecom equipment maker Ericsson reported a bigger than expected second-quarter operating loss on Tuesday and said it expected the mobile infrastructure market to decline by a high single-digit percentage this year. Adjusted operating profit of about 300 million kronor was lower than the average estimate of 1.7 billion kronor. Operating profit in the Networks segment nearly halved to 2.6 billion crowns in the second quarter, while both IT & Cloud and the media segments posted higher ...

Global News Schools budget increase 'does not go far enough'
Author: 0 Schools budget increase 'does not go far enough'

Ms Greening added: "It will mean that the total schools budget will increase by £2.6 billion between this year and 2019/20, and per pupil funding will now be maintained in real terms for the remaining two years of the spending review period to 2019/20".

Author: 0 Trump Certifies Iranian Compliance With Nuclear Deal

The disagreement, rather, is between those who favor scuttling the deal altogether (strategist Steve Bannon, CIA director Mike Pompeo) and those who think the USA can work to counter the Iranian regime most effectively by keeping the deal in place as leverage (Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , Secretary of Defense James Mattis).

Global News Showers and storms to continue into Sunday morning
Author: 0 Showers and storms to continue into Sunday morning

Radar was free of echoes in Alabama this morning, and temperatures were fairly uniform, with most locations in the lower 70s. Sunday night will be mostly cloudy. Highs will warm into the upper 80s tomorrow. Winds will be out of the southwest at 5 to 10 miles per hour. There may be a lingering shower or t-storm in spots early Monday night .

Global News WEATHER WARNING: Scattered thunderstorms and downpours forecast for the North West
Author: 0 WEATHER WARNING: Scattered thunderstorms and downpours forecast for the North West

The Met Office has issued a yellow "be aware" weather warning for the whole of Wales, from 16: 00 until 23:55 BST on Tuesday. Temperatures will remain at 25C in the south east but tail off after the storm passes. Forecasters have said that heavy rain will move north through England and Wales in the early hours of Wednesday morning. These appear more likely across central and eastern parts of England.

Global News A look back at the memorable life of Nelson Mandela
Author: 0 A look back at the memorable life of Nelson Mandela

The figure of Nelson Mandela gazes over the street in Camden named in his honour. Cape Town -Nelson Mandela Day is a global call to action celebrating the idea that each individual has the power to transform the world and the ability to make an impact.

Global News Cumbria and D&G parks receive national award
Author: 0 Cumbria and D&G parks receive national award

It is the first time Johnston Gardens, in the West End, has picked up the accolade. Barnes Park and Hetton Lyons Country Park, are the other 2 on Wearside among a record-breaking 1,797 United Kingdom parks and green spaces receiving the prestigious accolade.

Global News Indian soldier killed in Pakistani firing
Author: 0 Indian soldier killed in Pakistani firing

Authorities had closed 16 schools close to the Line of Control ( LoC ) in Rajouri district indefinitely on Monday. Following the reports of firing in the region, the local administration immediately sounded an alert and asked schools not to allow kids to go out of campus and wait for security personnel.

Global News Trump adds attorney to White House legal team
Author: 0 Trump adds attorney to White House legal team

Cobb, a partner at the law firm Hogan Lovells, is expected to be an intermediary between the White House and Congress, as well as outside attorneys as the probes continue. They revealed that Don Jr. knew the figures he was meeting with had ties to the Russian government and that he was expecting them to offer damaging information about Hillary Clinton.

Global News Iranian missile program 'never negotiable' at any level - top commander
Author: 0 Iranian missile program 'never negotiable' at any level - top commander

The U.S. officials have said Iran's ballistic missile launches are threats to the U.S. interests in the world. Passed by a vote of 98-2, the Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 is supposed to impose new mandatory sanctions against persons and entities involved in Iran's ballistic missile program and sanctions against the Iranian Revolutionary Guards.

Global News Cuomo and De Blasio Rally Against Health Care Bill
Author: 0 Cuomo and De Blasio Rally Against Health Care Bill

President Donald Trump, talking to reporters Monday at the White House, continued to press GOP lawmakers to pass the Senate Republican health care proposal calling it "something that is going to be outstanding" and "far, far better than failing Obamacare".

Global News JK: Internet services shut in Anantnag; schools closed after 3 terrorists killed
Author: 0 JK: Internet services shut in Anantnag; schools closed after 3 terrorists killed

It was a major success for the security forces when they succeeded in killing three associates of Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists Abu Ismail in an ongoing encounter in Wani Hama village of Anantnag district on Monday evening. "The gunfight barely lasted for five minutes", a senior police official said. The militants have been identified as Shaukat Louhar, Mudassir and Zibran.

Global News Saudi woman in short skirt causes Internet uproar
Author: 0 Saudi woman in short skirt causes Internet uproar

They are also banned from driving and are separated from unrelated men. It was where the founder of Wahhabism - the austere form of Sunni Islam that is practised by the Saudi royal family and religious establishment - was born in the late 18th Century.

Author: 0 UAE denies arranging hack of Qatar news agency

It was unclear whether the UAE carried out the hacks itself or had contracted to have them done, the Post said . The Washington Post reports that new intelligence reveals the UAE government met to discuss the hacking plot and its execution on 23 May.

Global News What Perisic's arrival means for Manchester United - Giggs
Author: 0 What Perisic's arrival means for Manchester United - Giggs

After months of speculation, United have reportedly made a breakthrough in their pursuit of the 28-year-old Croatia global, with Jose Mourinho's men on the verge of a £40million deal. Boss Jose Mourinho has already landed Everton striker Romelu Lukaku and Benfica defender Victor Lindelof as United rebuild for the new season. While Lukaku scored 53 Premier League goals in total for Everton, Giggs warned the Belgium global striker that he must adapt to increased pressure at United.

Global News Al-Quds Mufti: Jews Inside the Mosque, Muslims in the Street
Author: 0 Al-Quds Mufti: Jews Inside the Mosque, Muslims in the Street

In light of the metal detector installation, Jordan's Islamic religious affairs authority at Al Aqsa (The Waqf) was "outraged", according to reports. On Monday, Palestinians continued to pray at the entrances of the compound to object the new Israeli security measures while Israeli allowed radical Jews to enter Al-Aqsa, creating further tension and anger in the ranks of Muslim worshipers.

Author: 0 South Korea Proposes Fresh Talks With North Korea

Tongilgak is a North Korean building at the Panmunjom truce village on the border used for previous inter-Korea talks, with the last talks being held in December 2015. While Cho says there is no "separation" between the USA and South Korea on dealing with the North Korean nuclear threat, Washington continues to emphasize pressure over dialogue and is preparing new sanctions on Chinese banks and firms doing business with Pyongyang possibly within weeks, according to US officials.

Global News Weather Authority Forecast for Sunday Evening, July 16th
Author: 0 Weather Authority Forecast for Sunday Evening, July 16th

High temperatures this week will be in the mid 90s to low 100s with afternoon heat indices between 100 and 110 degrees. This is putting Mid-Michigan in the path of south westerly winds which will help boost our temperatures back above average for this time of year into the middle and upper 80s.

Global News Ailing PoK resident to get visa, no letter from Aziz needed: Sushma
Author: 0 Ailing PoK resident to get visa, no letter from Aziz needed: Sushma

Sushma has gone to the extent of saying that the authorities just have to put in the word and the rest would be taken care of by India. Pakistan has illegally occupied it. 24-year-old Osma Ali is having a tumour in his liver and he needs liver transplant on an emergency basis. On July 10, Swaraj had made such a letter conditional for these visas.

Global News Army Major shot dead by jawan in Kashmir's Uri sector
Author: 0 Army Major shot dead by jawan in Kashmir's Uri sector

Major Thapa of Rashtriya Rifles died on the spot. The army has been suffering from several losses as ceasefire violations at the LoC are at their peak and frequent infiltration attempts are also made by militants. Experts attribute multiple reasons for fratricidal killing and for the continuing suicides among members of the armed forces deployed in conflict zones.

Global News Trump and Macron have reasons to find common ground
Author: 0 Trump and Macron have reasons to find common ground

On Thursday night, Trump and First Lady Melania Trump accompanied Macron and First Lady Brigette Macron for dinner at the Jules Verne restaurant on the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. "To answer your question, I will not interfere in U.S. domestic policy and I think it's always good not to interfere in the other's domestic life", Macron said in English.

Global News Irani, Tomar given charge of I&B, urban ministries as Venkaiah Naidu resigns
Author: 0 Irani, Tomar given charge of I&B, urban ministries as Venkaiah Naidu resigns

Irani now heads the textiles ministry. Naidu, who filed his election papers on Tuesday, quit the Modi cabinet hours after he was picked to take on Opposition's Gopalkrishna Gandhi in the August 5 election. M Venkaiah Naidu is the Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Information and Broadcasting in the Modi administration. While Manohar Parrikar's move to Goa as Chief Minister in March left the defence ministry without a full- time Cabinet minister, the death of Anil Dave ...

Global News Garth Brooks offers to pay for engaged couple's honeymoon in Hawaii
Author: 0 Garth Brooks offers to pay for engaged couple's honeymoon in Hawaii

When she said she had no idea, Brooks offered to pay for their trip, as long as they picked Hawaii. A man proposed to his girlfriend while Garth Brooks sang " Unanswered Prayers ", KOCO reported . Bargsley took to Facebook after the concert to let his friends and family know about the news. Brooks told his wife, Trisha Yearwood , about it afterwards.