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Senate Dems Unanimously Refuse to Vote in Favor of Medicare for All

Senate Dems Unanimously Refuse to Vote in Favor of Medicare for All The Democratic caucus will not consider amendments until we see Republicans' final legislation and know what bill we are amending. All 52 Senate Republicans voted against the bill , meaning it did not receive a single yes vote. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) warned his Democratic colleagues that Daines's amendment was a "political game" during a heated speech before the vote on the Senate floor lead... [Full Article...]

Freedom Of Movement Between UK And EU Will End March 2019

Freedom Of Movement Between UK And EU Will End March 2019 Asked how long the transition could last, the Chancellor replied: "People have talked about a year, two years, maybe three years". Independent migration monitoring unit The Migration Observatory at the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS) at the University of Oxford, believes there were 3.5 million citizens of European Economic Area (EEA) origin in early 2016. [Full Article...]

Indian court rejects abortion for 10-year-old rape victim

Indian court rejects abortion for 10-year-old rape victim A bench of Chief Justice of India J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud also asked the Centre to examine if it was possible to have permanent medical boards in states to decide on such matters, given the increasing number of abortion pleas being filed in the apex court . [Full Article...]

Former Priest And Convicted Child Abuser Paul Shanley Released From Prison

Former Priest And Convicted Child Abuser Paul Shanley Released From Prison MA prison officials say Paul Shanley, 86, was released from the Old Colony Correctional Center in Bridgewater on Friday. Shanley, 86, served 12 years of a 12- to 15-year sentence, and was released for good behavior. Abuse victims also say they're concerned Shanley, who isn't required to wear an electronic monitoring device, will not have enough supervision. A protest was planned outside the Br... [Full Article...]

Firefighters quell areas of French Riviera wildfire

Firefighters quell areas of French Riviera wildfire Eleven firefighters were slightly injured tackling the blaze, officials said, and an investigation had been launched to determine whether a criminal act was behind the outbreak of blaze. Nearly 1,700 firefighters supported by 17 water-dropping aircraft are tackling wildfires in Portugal, where every summer large areas of woodland are scorched. [Full Article...]

Trio of Republican senators help vote down 'skinny repeal' of ObamaCare

Trio of Republican senators help vote down 'skinny repeal' of ObamaCare A previous vote was left open for more than 40 minutes as it appeared Republican leaders attempted to persuade McCain , who made a dramatic return to the Senate this week after receiving a diagnosis of brain cancer , to change his vote. [Full Article...]

'Welcome home,' BC mayor says to thousands of returning wildfire evacuees

'Welcome home,' BC mayor says to thousands of returning wildfire evacuees Fire information officer Kevin Skrepnek said winds that risked making the fires more aggressive didn't end up having that effect, but as the conditions persist, concerns remain. The regional district recommended homeowners and land owners work with an insurance agency that could assess risky trees through a qualified arborist. [Full Article...]

U.S. slaps news sanctions on Iran over space test

U.S. slaps news sanctions on Iran over space test Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the sanctions illustrate deep USA concerns about Iran's missile testing and other actions. Though the flight ultimately wasn't successful, officials told Fox News, Iran's rocket is thought to be a step toward developing an intercontinental ballistic missile that could one day carry a nuclear weapon. [Full Article...]

Scaramucci in vulgar tirade against White House Chief of Staff

Scaramucci in vulgar tirade against White House Chief of Staff The increasingly nasty contretemps playing out in the West Wing between Scaramucci and Priebus seems to have started when Priebus reportedly objected to Trump's hiring of the financier. "In light of the leak of my financial disclosure info which is a felony". It was released after a public records request by a Politico reporter. When Scot Steve Bannon bagged the Twitter handle @SteveBannon b... [Full Article...]

Police officer killed during anti-Maduro protests in Venezuela

Police officer killed during anti-Maduro protests in Venezuela Protests are banned through Tuesday, and violators could get prison sentences of five to 10 years, said Néstor Reverol, the interior and justice minister. Despite this being quickly reversed, the decision ignited a protest movement against socialist President Nicolas Maduro. Incidents linked to protests on Wednesday and Thursday led to the deaths of seven demonstrators, the nation's attorney gener... [Full Article...]

Sunny and hot today ahead of storms on Saturday — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Sunny and hot today ahead of storms on Saturday — FIRST ALERT FORECAST Top threat with any given storm will be heavy rain causing localized flooding. The approach of a front later today will bring some storm chances, initially in the mountains around midday and eventually into the Upstate toward the afternoon and evening. [Full Article...]

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) Declares $0.10 Quarterly Dividend Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 92.47% of the company's stock. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Cooper Tire & Rubber by 9.0% in the fourth quarter. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $883,265 activity. Zpr Investment has invested 2.76% in Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (NYSE: CTB ). [Full Article...]

Jackpot-Winning Lottery Ticket Sold At Allegheny Co. Shop 'N Save

Jackpot-Winning Lottery Ticket Sold At Allegheny Co. Shop 'N Save The $1,000,000 ticket was sold in south central Kansas. The Memphis player also added the "Power Play" option for an extra dollar, which multiplied the base prize of $50,000 by the "Power Play" number drawn, which was 2. Lottery officials automatically deduct 25 percent in federal tax for winnings over $5,000 and 7.65 percent in state income tax for winnings over $1,999. [Full Article...]

Hard to run IIMs from Delhi, we should trust them: Javadekar

Hard to run IIMs from Delhi, we should trust them: Javadekar The Minister, however, did not propose to bring in an "explicit provision" in the Bill for the IIMs to implement reservation in appointment of faculties even though numerous members including one from ruling Bharatiya Janata Party demanded for it while participating in a discussion on the Bill in Lok Sabha . [Full Article...]

Missing Tennessee girl prompts massive search

Missing Tennessee girl prompts massive search They say she went missing from Cleveland, TN, which is about 30 miles northeast of Chattanooga. She was last seen walking towards the field around 7:20 p.m. Medina is described as a Hispanic girl with brown hair and brown eyes. The Cleveland Police Department was assisted in the search by the TBI, the Cleveland Fire Department, Lee University's campus security and the Bradley County Sheriff's ... [Full Article...]

Jordanians die in shooting at Israeli Embassy in Amman

Jordanians die in shooting at Israeli Embassy in Amman The suspected attacker was named in local media as Mohammed Zakaria al-Jawawdeh, a 17-year-old carpenter. The main political opposition, the Muslim Brotherhood, blasted the authorities for handing over the security guard in what it said was an affront to national sovereignty. [Full Article...]

Organisation could halt Poland's voting rights over court reforms

Organisation could halt Poland's voting rights over court reforms The press service for the European Union's Court of Justice said Friday the measure is temporary while European authorities analyze Poland's position on the matter. European Commission vice president Frans Timmermans said Brussels could launch disciplinary action next week, and threatened to move towards halting Poland's voting rights in the 28-nation bloc further down the line. [Full Article...]

Jordanian protesters demand closure of Israeli embassy

Jordanian protesters demand closure of Israeli embassy A second person, the building's landlord, was also shot dead in the incident. Following the incident, a tape of a telephone call between Netanyahu, the ambassador in Amman and the guard went viral, in which the Israeli prime minister voiced his pride over the way the embassy staffer handled the situation. [Full Article...]

Shark jumps onto fishing boat, terrifies crew

Shark jumps onto fishing boat, terrifies crew You can see the shark wedged under the boat's guard-rail as he writhes around on the deck trying to break himself free. The crew was heard discussing how to rescue the fish after which one person hooked the head of the shark with a fishing line. [Full Article...]

No immediate military transgender change, top officer says

No immediate military transgender change, top officer says General Mark Milley, chief of staff of the US Army, said he had no advance knowledge of the president's decision before it was announced. Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said the department was still waiting for formal guidance from the White House. [Full Article...]


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