• Ryan Urges Senate To Pass What It Can On Health Care
Ryan Urges Senate To Pass What It Can On Health Care

GOP senators met with President Donald Trump for lunch Wednesday to discuss future efforts to revise the health care system. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and senior Democrats urged Republicans to drop their repeal push and bolster the Obamacare markets, starting with guaranteed funding for "cost-sharing" payments that reimburse insur...

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  • Aadhaar card privacy : SC will hear Centre's argument
Aadhaar card privacy : SC will hear Centre's argument

In the context of two judgements of 1954 and 1962 that had held that right to privacy was not a fundamental right is examining by nine-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar who will examine the nature of privacy as a right.

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  • McIlroy confident and keen as British Open approaches
McIlroy confident and keen as British Open approaches

Today, McIlroy is stalled on four majors, has missed the cut in the Irish and Scottish Opens in successive weeks, and goes into action today uncertain of his form. "We were 10-6 down going into the final day but because we won the last two points we felt right in with a chance". "I didn't let my head drop too much".

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  • Back 9 Report: Previewing the 2017 Open Championship
Back 9 Report: Previewing the 2017 Open Championship

He added: "At Carnoustie 10 years ago, if someone told me you'd be a four-time Major victor and you won The Open , you're one leg away from the career grand slam, you've played on three winning Ryder Cup teams, you've won the order of merit three times in Europe, you've won the FedExCup in the States, I'd be like, yeah, I'll take that".

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  • Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Shares Sold by Adams Asset Advisors LLC
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Shares Sold by Adams Asset Advisors LLC

Hartwell J M Partnership, New York-based fund reported 80,298 shares. Its up 9.47% from 576,600 shares previously. The SI to Gaia Class A's float is 6.99%. The company was initiated on Tuesday, December 15 by Credit Agricole. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.04, from 0.87 in 2016Q3.

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  • Judiciary Committee approves nomination of Christopher Wray for Federal Bureau of Investigation director
Judiciary Committee approves nomination of Christopher Wray for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

New York-born, Wray clerked for Fourth Circuit judge J Michael Luttig in Richmond, Virginia, and then began his career as an associate at King & Spalding LLP in Atlanta before becoming an assistant USA attorney in the Northern District of Georgia from 1997-2001.

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  • Washington imposes new sanctions on Iran
Washington imposes new sanctions on Iran

Mikhail Ulyanov, head of the Russian Foreign Ministry's department for non-proliferation and arms control, told RIA Novosti news agency that the nuclear accord calls on "Iran to refrain from launching ballistic missiles, but ... He added that an announcement on retaliatory sanctions on the US will come "in due course". The new sanctions, perceive...

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  • 'Dark Tower' Director to Helm Matt Damon's Robert F. Kennedy Biopic
'Dark Tower' Director to Helm Matt Damon's Robert F. Kennedy Biopic

Kennedy biopic RFK , which has Matt Damon attached to the title role. Damon will produce with Jennifer Todd and Drew Vinton. The 46-year-old actor has made no secret of his desire to play Robert F. According to Variety , Arcel will now direct from a script he co-wrote with Felipe Marino ( Madam Bovarie ) and Rasmus Heisterberg, the latter of ...

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  • It Looks Like the President Is Confusing Health Insurance With Life Insurance
It Looks Like the President Is Confusing Health Insurance With Life Insurance

Once you get something , it's awfully tough to take it away. Times reporter Maggie Haberman then asked Trump if he was "generally of the view that people should have health care", to which Trump responded, "Yes, yes". Bush was by a supermarket he visited during the campaign. Now, that's before federal subsidies kick in (and the vast majo...

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  • Texas police find 75 pounds of liquid meth in degreaser jugs
Texas police find 75 pounds of liquid meth in degreaser jugs

Police said she was driving her Dodge Avenger 5 miles per hour above the 60 miles per hour speed limit in the northbound lanes of the 5400 block of Interstate 35 around 11:20 p.m. She also told the officers she was taking the drugs to Dallas at the behest of a man in Laredo, the affidavit said. The young mother has been charged with drug traffick...

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  • Wipro results preview: Street expects slight revenue decline, buyback
Wipro results preview: Street expects slight revenue decline, buyback

Wipro's performance is in line with cross-town rival Infosys , which reported improved first-quarter results on the back of a surge in digital orders. Margins may decline due to weak revenues, rupee appreciation and wage hike starting June 2017. He also said in Q1, the company delivered revenues above the upper end of the guidance range, beside...

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  • Thomas closes out NBA Summer League in style
Thomas closes out NBA Summer League in style

Kuzma was drafted 27th overall in June's draft - 25 picks after Ball - and averaged 20.5 points, 5.8 rebounds 3 assists and more than a block and steal per game, while also displaying a surprising touch from 3. The NBA Summer League is not about winning games - it's about evaluating talent. "You're going to have people that are high on you ...

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  • Mueller Investigation Expands: Includes Trump's Finances & Businesses
Mueller Investigation Expands: Includes Trump's Finances & Businesses

But according to a new report by Bloomberg's Greg Farrell and Christian Berthelsen, investigators had already been investigating several Trump business transactions with Russians. Mueller has basically consolidated the Bharara probe into his own investigation as he continues to hire prosecutors and investigators to take on the additional work...

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  • Queen Elizabeth visits Canada House to mark confederation
Queen Elizabeth visits Canada House to mark confederation

It is generally accepted that members of the public do not touch the queen . He took Elizabeth by the elbow as she descended red-carpeted stairs outside London's Canada House following an event to celebrate 150 years of Canadian independence.

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  • Easyjet profits take off as Dame Carolyn McCall prepares to leave
Easyjet profits take off as Dame Carolyn McCall prepares to leave

McCall said: "Our purposeful and disciplined growth continues to strengthen our market positions and we are seeing an underlying improving revenue trend". "Future UK-EU aviation agreement" The airline will continue to operate those flights "regardless of the outcome of talks on a future UK-EU aviation agreement".

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  • Philippines: Snag hits peace talks with Maoists after attack on Duterte's bodyguards
Philippines: Snag hits peace talks with Maoists after attack on Duterte's bodyguards

Duterte suspended formal peace talks in May after both sides failed to resolve a dispute over a rebel order for fighters to step up attacks. Informal talks in the Netherlands, where the exiled leader of the communists is based, are due on the weekend, aimed at restarting the stalled process.

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  • Israel Discloses Extent of Syrian Humanitarian Aid
Israel Discloses Extent of Syrian Humanitarian Aid

A report last month revealed that Israel has also been giving secret humanitarian and military aid to Syrian rebel groups along the Jewish state's border. Since Israel and Syria are technically in a state of war and have no diplomatic relations, Israel has not taken in masses of Syrian refugees as other countries have done.

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  • Trump falsely claims Japanese first lady doesn't speak English
Trump falsely claims Japanese first lady doesn't speak English

But a clip of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's wife giving a speech in NY showed that she speaks English fluently. "Abe Akie, wife of the Japanese PM pretended she didnt know english when having dinner with President Trump ", wrote abdul rahman .

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  • Piper Jaffray Companies Reiterates
Piper Jaffray Companies Reiterates "Overweight" Rating for Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI)

It has outperformed by 42.33% the S&P500. Activision Blizzard also was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Monday. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) shares. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $37 target. (NASDAQ:ATVI) rating on Friday, October 2. On Thursday, March 17 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight".

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  • Alabama man shoots 820-pound wild hog in front yard
Alabama man shoots 820-pound wild hog in front yard

When his daughter started to scream, Wade explained: "I jumped up to see what was going on". Seago awoke last week to his dog barking constantly at something lurking outside his home. The hog hit the ground and died near the vehicle port. It took three shots to drop the hog, Seago said, and he later weighed it on scales at a peanut company.

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  • United States weekly jobless claims fall to near five-month low
United States weekly jobless claims fall to near five-month low

On Thursday, July 20, 2017, the Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits the week before. This level was lower than anticipated, as economists had predicted claims falling to 245,000. The data suggested the USA unemployment rate could remain near the current 4.4 per cent, because the information was col...

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  • Brazilian court seizes ex-president Lula's assets
Brazilian court seizes ex-president Lula's assets

Moro put the value of Lula's assets in property and bank accounts as $4.3 million, according to court papers released Wednesday. He would also be stripped of his political immunity. One of the most popular Brazilian leaders of modern times, Lula held power from 2003 to 2010, the maximum two consecutive terms permitted by the constitution.

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  • Eurostat: House prices up by 4.0% in the euro area
Eurostat: House prices up by 4.0% in the euro area

In the euro area they rose by 0.4% and in the euro area prices rose by 0.7%. Euro area's production in the construction sector dropped sequentially in May. The countries with highest rates were the Czech Republic, Latvia and Lithuania. The largest decreases were recorded in Greece (-2.9 pp), the Netherlands (-2.2 pp) and Austria (-2.0 pp).

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  • YouTube TV Flips on Ten More Markets
YouTube TV Flips on Ten More Markets

It lets you stream about 50 channels live. Initially, the service was available only in top USA metros including L.A., New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, and the San Francisco Bay area. It also offers many cable channels from AMC Networks, CBS, Disney, Fox, NBCUniversal. With service in those 15 markets, YouTube TV covers roughly one-third of U...

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  • Dershowitz: No Way to Predict If OJ Gets Parole
Dershowitz: No Way to Predict If OJ Gets Parole

This time he was accused of leading an armed robbery in Vegas hotel room in a bid to retrieve sports memorabilia he believed he owned. Of course, Simpson shocked millions when he received his Not Guilty verdict for the murders of Nicole Brown and her friend Ron Goldman .

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  • Sir Vince Cable expected to win Liberal Democrat leadership
Sir Vince Cable expected to win Liberal Democrat leadership

Veteran politician Vince Cable was elected unopposed to lead the UK's pro-European Liberal Democrats on Thursday, promising to restore the party's influence and use it to argue for a softer exit from the EU. Both Prime Minister Theresa May's centre-right Conservatives and Labour under leftist leader Jeremy Corbyn are committed to leaving the Europe...

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  • Woman found guilty of murdering husband after it was witnessed by parrot
Woman found guilty of murdering husband after it was witnessed by parrot

A MI woman was convicted of first-degree murder Wednesday in the 2015 shooting death of her husband - a crime that was apparently only witnessed by a pet parrot . And then, in what family believes were Martin's last words, the swearing parrot also repeated: "Don't f****** shoot". Mr Duram's parents agreed it was possible that the foul-mouthed ...

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  • French president Macron faces biggest crisis with resignation of military chief
French president Macron faces biggest crisis with resignation of military chief

It could also foreshadow similar challenges for Macron as he tries to reduce the deficit and government spending and shake up the stagnant economy. French President Emmanuel Macron welcomes US President Donald Trump prior to a meeting at the Elysee Presidential Palace on July 13, 2017 in Paris , France.

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  • Justine Damond shooting: Minneapolis police ambush claim 'ludicrous'
Justine Damond shooting: Minneapolis police ambush claim 'ludicrous'

An outside investigator found that Denver police officers captured just 1 in 4 use-of-force incidents during a 2014 pilot project, due in large part to officers forgetting to turn their cameras on. The second call was made shortly afterwards, at 11.35pm. He is officer Mohamed Noor , who has been in the area's police department since 2015. "At f...

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  • Trump Jr. to testify over Russian election meddling
Trump Jr. to testify over Russian election meddling

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort will also be questioned. The president has also spoken about an until recently undisclosed conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin at a G20 dinner, saying it was mostly "pleasantries".

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  • Paige potentially facing battery charges in Orlando airport incident
Paige potentially facing battery charges in Orlando airport incident

Should Paige be charged with battery, she could be facing another WWE suspension, as she would be in violation of the company's zero-tolerance policy as it pertains to domestic violence. This is going to get worse before it gets better. The problem is that the legal problems that she faces right now goes above and beyond just costing her a job wi...

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  • ExxonMobil fined by United States for Ukraine sanctions violations — BBCI
ExxonMobil fined by United States for Ukraine sanctions violations — BBCI

Exxon signed documents in May 2014 with Igor Sechin , the president of Russian oil giant Rosneft and another, unnamed person, it said. Sechin is the chairman of Russian oil giant Rosneft and is on a US blacklist that bars Americans from doing business with him.

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  • Cheniere Energy Partners LP
Cheniere Energy Partners LP

CytomX Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:CTMX) has risen 50.10% since July 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 59.72% the S&P500. Neuberger Berman Group LLC raised its position in shares of Cheniere Energy by 26.3% in the first quarter.

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  • Donald Trump Jr and Jared Kushner called to testify to US Senate
Donald Trump Jr and Jared Kushner called to testify to US Senate

The denial followed reports in the USA that the two leaders had an unscheduled and undisclosed meeting at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany , on July 7. Did Trump agree to change USA policy in Syria? Donald Trump got up from the table and sat down with Putin for about an hour. They barely know each other.

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  • The Cavs are in 'serious' talks with Derrick Rose
The Cavs are in 'serious' talks with Derrick Rose

Rose has struggled with knee injuries since his 2010-2011 season. Then in 2016-17, his first season with the Knicks , Rose tore the meniscus in his left knee and missed the rest of the season. The former MVP has also been in discussions with the Bucks, Clippers and Mavericks this offseason. Rose is remembered best for his dynamic play from 2009 ...

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