Pat Robertson: Mark My Words, The GOP Health Bill Will Pass!

Should the House have voted on the bill eventhough they didn't think they had the votes? If this bill gets through, big insurance companies will have free rein to charge older Americans a lot more. A so-called " manager's amendment " in Ryan's fail... More..

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Biden says he regrets not being president
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Biden says he regrets not being president

But I thought I could have won. Even so, Biden said he "lost part of [his] soul" with Beau's passing, and wouldn't have been able to give his full attention to a presidential campaign. While declining to co...More..

Trump Still Insisting on Vote for Doomed Health Care Bill
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Trump Still Insisting on Vote for Doomed Health Care Bill

Charlie Dent (R-Pa.) told NBC's " Meet the Press ". With a vote set to occur Friday afternoon, Republican leaders instead chose to pull the bill from the floor amid widespread reports that they did not ha...More..

Your PAN card may become invalid without Aadhaar by December 31
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Your PAN card may become invalid without Aadhaar by December 31

The DoT directive comes after the Supreme Court in February said that all phone numbers in India should have verified users. The Department of Telecom (DoT) on Friday said it had sent information to all telec...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Beijing's preferred candidate Carrie Lam wins election

Can Hong Kong ensure its prosperity and stability and achieve better development for the next five years? Three candidates are vying for the toughest job in the island nation: Beijing-backed Carrie Lam, 59,...More..

Man killed in nightclub shooting ID'd; 15 hurt
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Man killed in nightclub shooting ID'd; 15 hurt

Cincinnati , a city of 300,000 people nestled along the northern banks of the Ohio River, had 66 homicides in 2016, all but nine of them as a result of firearms. Our Cincinnati news partner, WCPO , reports p...More..

Cincinnati Cameo Nightclub Shooting
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Cincinnati Cameo Nightclub Shooting

She said earlier in the evening there was a large crowd inside, but that "by the time shots were fired, individuals ran outside, so there's not a lot of people inside the club". The deceased victim was identifi...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

French candidate Macron wins key backer: defense chief

OpinionWay's daily voting intention poll showed Melenchon rising 1 point to 13 percent Thursday, while Hamon slipped 1 point to 12 percent. Amid the unprecedented level of voter uncertainty, a senior Socialis...More..

Health care bill pulled at last minute at Trump's request
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Health care bill pulled at last minute at Trump's request

Mr Trump's bill was withdrawn because of a lack of support from Republicans. We all know that the bill passed by the House will not be the final bill. Conservatives in the House sincerely disapprove of the fede...More..

Cincinnati Night Club Shooting Leaves One Dead And 14 Injured
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Cincinnati Night Club Shooting Leaves One Dead And 14 Injured

According to police, the Cameo Night Club does have officers who provide extra security. City officials said on Sunday that the shooting stemmed from a conflict between at least two people that happened ear...More..

Anti-Brexit Protesters Hit London Streets Days Before Negotiations Set to Begin
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Anti-Brexit Protesters Hit London Streets Days Before Negotiations Set to Begin

French student Julie said that, despite the Brexit vote, she still feels "really welcomed in the United Kingdom, because I am living in the North and I know people here [in Manchester] were mostly against [leav...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Activists march ahead of vote for Hong Kong leader

Carrie Lam, which is dubbed as "The Nanny" by the media and pan-democrats, is destined to win , having bagged 580 ballots already during the nominating round. Beijing allows only pre-selected candidates to run...More..

Pakistan run through West Indies, limit champs to 111
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Pakistan run through West Indies, limit champs to 111

As far as the team is concerned, Kamran Akmal returns to the team after a long gap of three years . "It's an important series and the first match will set a tone for the series" he said. The 29-year-old ...More..

No Voting on TrumpCare: Going to Let ObamaCare 'Explode'
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

No Voting on TrumpCare: Going to Let ObamaCare 'Explode'

Congressman Peter Welch says he is "very relieved" that a Republican health care bill has been pulled from the House floor because House Speaker Paul Ryan lacked the votes to pass the legislation. Lou Corre...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Hundreds of protesters march in Hong Kong one day before election

Al Jazeera's Adrian Brown, reporting from Hong Kong, explained that the election committee counted about 1,194 members that represent a cross-section of business and interest groups in the city. In 2014, Lam le...More..

Donald Trump attacks conservative Republicans over healthcare bill failure
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Donald Trump attacks conservative Republicans over healthcare bill failure

The failure to gain the tax savings that the repeal bill would have brought will make it far harder for him to provide the "massive" tax cuts he had promised. He said that Democrats shouldn't be applauding thi...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Beijing-backed Carrie Lam picked as Hong Kong's first female leader

Hong Kong , a former British colony, returned to Chinese rule in 1997 under the "one country, two systems" formula, which promised a high degree of autonomy from Beijing, including universal suffrage. Voted in ...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Joe Hart confirmed as England captain

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe is set to lead England's attack in their World Cup qualifier against Lithuania. He said: "Joe is our most-capped global and showed maturity since last summer's (European Cha...More..

Harris Comments on the GOP Health Care Bill Failure
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Harris Comments on the GOP Health Care Bill Failure

Fewer than 10 percent of Americans buy health insurance on the individual market and that's the market covered by the ACA's essential benefits. Obamacare taxes, including taxes on prescription drugs , over-t...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Earth Hour : Yes, one hour can make a difference

People are being urged to join United Kingdom landmarks and famous sites around the world as they switch off their lights for an hour on Saturday night to back action on climate change. In 2015, B.C. saved 15 m...More..

US forces ferry Syrian-Kurdish fighters behind IS lines
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

US forces ferry Syrian-Kurdish fighters behind IS lines

US-backed Syrian Kurdish forces are battling IS near the militant-held dam as part of a broader campaign to take Raqqa. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias supported b...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Beijing-backed Carrie Lam is Hong Kong's next chief executive

Lam, 59, was the city's no.2 official before joining the leadership race. Al Jazeera's Adrian Brown, reporting from Hong Kong , explained that the election committee counted about 1,194 members that represen...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Speaker Paul Ryan's Catholic Challenge

But now that Donald Trump is president, the House Republican caucus is learning it's a lot easier to oppose something than to be for something. Sen. The bill also significantly curtails federal support for Me...More..

GOP House Leader Addresses Media After Health Care Replacement Bill Pulled
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

GOP House Leader Addresses Media After Health Care Replacement Bill Pulled

However, the CBO and health experts said the Affordable Care Act was not failing, that most recipients buying insurance on the exchanges received increased subsidies that covered last year's large premium incre...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

No surprise as Beijing favourite Carrie Lam picked to lead Hong Kong

Mrs Lam, who is widely seen as Beijing's preferred candidate, stands a high chance of winning as the election committee is packed with Beijing loyalists, said analysts. Meanwhile, pro-democracy groups demonstra...More..

United Nations fears 200 died in coalition airstrike on Mosul
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

United Nations fears 200 died in coalition airstrike on Mosul

The task-force leading the coalition said in a statement: "An initial review of strike data ... indicates that, at the request of the Iraqi security forces, the Coalition struck ISIS fighters and equipment,...More..

Trump shifts blame to conservatives on failure of health care bill
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Trump shifts blame to conservatives on failure of health care bill

Asked why they couldn't pass a bill when Republicans maintain control of the presidency, the House, and the Senate, Mulvaney posted a clear question. Democrats are smiling in D.C. "I think the one thing we lear...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Chuck Schumer tells 'incompetent' Donald Trump to act like 'a real president'

The losers are Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer , because they own Obamacare. "But he's been captured by the hard right wealthy special interests", Schumer said. "And if he - out of anger or vengeance of ...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

House GOP, White House admit defeat with bill withdrawal

Throughout the campaign, President Trump billed himself as a master negotiator who would make the "best deals" for the American people. Whether you see Donald Trump's failed attempt to repeal Obamacare as a...More..

Bill defeat wake-up call for Trump
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Bill defeat wake-up call for Trump

Opponents scoffed at the U.S. president's self-proclaimed deal making ability after he and his team in Congress failed to muster sufficient votes to pass their American Health Care Act despite a Republican majo...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

House GOP abruptly pulls troubled health care bill

Yeah, that's an image we're not going to let pass without mention. On Friday, Rep. Justin Amash, a Republican from MI, argued the House Freedom Caucus had done nothing more than exercise its authority to impr...More..

Martha Roby, Mike Rogers blame GOP for health care bill failure
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Martha Roby, Mike Rogers blame GOP for health care bill failure

But on the opposite end of the GOP spectrum, the most moderate Texas Republican has also struggled to reach a decision on whether to vote in favor of the legislation - for very different reasons. And speaking...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

KL Rahul and Pujara Enter Record Books of Indian Cricket

I can always sit here and question a hundred things but unfortunately it didn't go my way in the middle", Rahul admitted after he was dismissed by Pat Cummins. Pujara has looked unperturbed as he knows he holds...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Backed health care bill vote delayed amid questions over GOP support

In the House, just after the bill was pulled , several lawmakers brushed aside suggestions that the failure spelled trouble for Ryan, the 2012 Republican vice presidential candidate, who many have speculated h...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Trump election campaign's 'ties to Russian Federation agents'

This investigation includes reviewing travel, business, and phone, and in-person meeting records between Trump's inner circle and Russian intelligence officials, according to CNN . FBI counterintelligence inve...More..