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Obamacare replacement bill runs into Republican trouble

A draft of the measure to repeal and replace Obamacare was released by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Thursday morning, seven weeks after the House passed the American Health Care Act . The additional funds would continue through 2020, and be gradually reduced until they are entirely eliminated in 2024. He said "small tweaks" during the upcoming debate "cannot change the fundamental meanness at the core of this legislation". Consulte Mais Informação

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A record number of refugees were displaced in 2016

But the yearly rate of increase is slowing after rising by millions a year over the previous three years. The official number was 824,000. Syria is still the world's largest producer of refugees with an estimated 5. And usually they're ending up in the country that just happens to be next door. It's called the Bidi Bidi camp. The country plays host predominantly to South Sudanese and Eritreans who are all fleeing conflict and rights abuse in their respective countries. Consulte Mais Informação

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Memorial for Murdered Muslim Teen Set on Fire

Memorial for Murdered Muslim Teen Set on Fire

According to the outlet, the fire occurred on the same day as a planned memorial service for Hassanen , 17. Fairfax County Police said the murder is not being investigated as a hate crime . After hitting her with the bat, authorities said Torres took Nabra in his auto to another nearby location and assaulted her again. "It's disgusting, the fact that this is being investigated as a road-rage incident as opposed to being a hate crime ", said Baidan Ali, 20, of Annandale. Consulte Mais Informação

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Blood donor clinics in area next week

Blood donor clinics in area next week

There is a particular need for more young people, who will become the next generation of donors. The organisation said that previous year 31,235 people gave blood throughout West Yorkshire. "Thanks to the generosity of our loyal network of regular donors, we can ensure that hospitals have the blood needed to treat patients and - as recent weeks have sadly proven - make certain our stocks are strong enough to respond to major incidents and emergencies". Consulte Mais Informação

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Senate steers toward showdown vote next week on health bill

Senate steers toward showdown vote next week on health bill

It does this by letting states choose whether or not to do away with the Obamacare rule that sick people and healthy people must be charged the same rates. The Senate bill is being drafted in secret, without public hearings or the opportunity to offer amendments. Trump has sent mixed signals to Capitol Hill and has played a more hands-off role in Senate deliberations than he did in the House. Consulte Mais Informação

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Google Now Employs AI to Help You Land a New Job

Google Now Employs AI to Help You Land a New Job

However, Google decided to make things easier for job prospects by taking all of the listings from reliable websites and launched an initiative called Google for Jobs. While explaining the reason behind this new job search engine, Nick Zakrasek, Product Manager at Google said, "With job postings scattered across the web, newspapers and help wanted signs, it's not always easy to find ones that are a good fit based on your unique needs and skills". Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian jet flies within feet of US plane over Baltic Sea

Russian jet flies within feet of US plane over Baltic Sea

US officials report that the majority of these encounters have been "safe" and "professional". A North Atlantic Treaty Organisation F-16 fighter jet approached and then was warned away from a Russian jet carrying the minister of defense, Russian state media reported Wednesday, in what was the latest in a string of aerial incidents between Russian and western aircraft over the Baltic Sea. Consulte Mais Informação

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Luanda overtakes HK as costliest city for expats

Luanda overtakes HK as costliest city for expats

Luanda , which had consistently topped the list in recent years, fell behind Hong Kong last year owing to the weakening of its local currency and the drop in oil prices. Mercer uses NY as its benchmark for comparing the costs of living in other cities, and measures currency movements against the USA dollar. Mumbai is the most expensive city for expatriates in India and is ranked higher than major global cities such as Paris, Canberra, Seattle and Vienna, says a report. Consulte Mais Informação

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Theresa May Says Scotland Could Get Separate Vote on Brexit Law

Theresa May Says Scotland Could Get Separate Vote on Brexit Law

Government sources said the legislation, which was included in Wednesday's Queen's Speech , is likely to require a Legislative Consent Motion (LCM) from the Scottish Parliament and the other devolved administrations to proceed. The Scotland Act 1998, which introduced devolution, says the United Kingdom parliament can not "normally" legislate on Scottish affairs without a legislative consent motion from Holyrood, under a protocol known as the Sewel convention after the then Labour minister who ... Consulte Mais Informação

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South Sudan no longer in famine, but situation is critical

South Sudan no longer in famine, but situation is critical

The government and the armed opposition bear the responsibility for South Sudan humanitarian tragedy and political instability, said the head of UN Peacekeeping Department on Wednesday. He assured the people in South Sudan that the pope "strongly hopes to be able to make an official visit to the country as soon as possible". This includes life-saving emergency food and nutrition assistance for 2.6 million people displaced or affected by conflict and 800,000 people through the recovery ... Consulte Mais Informação

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