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He says, "We must step up our efforts to curtail these sources of revenue". "He was the best guy I knew". China's Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that China had made "unremitting efforts" to resolve tensions on the Korean peninsula, and that it had "always played and important and constructive role".
  • Merkel urges unity ahead of Brexit talks

    Merkel urges unity ahead of Brexit talks

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    The British government is not so sure, with suggestions that the moment that Article 50 was triggered in March would be a reasonable starting point for negotiation. Numerous forces favoring a "soft" or no Brexit had gained the upper hand during the election. This doubles this Parliamentary session to two years.
  • Colorado to take $15 billion hit under Senate health care bill

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    These bills would decimate Medicaid with more than $800 billion in spending cuts over a decade, weaken the Medicare trust fund, and leave tens of millions more people without insurance than under current law. To pass the bill in the Senate with 51 votes rather than the usual 60-vote requirement, it must reduce the deficit. The House has passed a version that Trump initially celebrated but later reportedly called "mean." "The Senate bill revealed this morning is a major ...
  • Government health insurance markets holding up, barely

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    The unofficial panel featured testimony from activists and representatives from affected communities, who voiced their concerns about the plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act and replace it with the Republican alternative. The Senate bill also would scale back subsidies for buying insurance. The Senate bill would lower that ceiling. Costs are skyrocketing and providers are fleeing the market.
  • Iran's Missile Strike On ISIS Was A Massive Failure

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    Based on detailed intelligence obtained by the Iranian opposition group, the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) from inside Iran - specifically reports obtained from the Defense Ministry and the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) - Khamenei has tasked the IRGC's Aerospace Force with executing this mandate.
  • Trudeau calls Trump tweets a 'new wrinkle in global diplomacy'

    Trudeau calls Trump tweets a 'new wrinkle in global diplomacy'

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    Asked about Trump's penchant for eyebrow-raising tweets, Trudeau replied: "There's no question that the way the president chooses to speak directly to people through social media is a new wrinkle in worldwide diplomacy". relations in the Trump era during an interview with the New York Times today. "We're not reopening and renegotiating Paris, that's simply not on the table".
  • Karen Handel Hails Victorious in 6th District After Grueling Election

    Karen Handel Hails Victorious in 6th District After Grueling Election

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    Tim Ryan of OH ran against her. Ryan fell well short but garnered dozens of votes, enough to underscore dissatisfaction with Pelosi and with her aging leadership team that has left promising young Democrats with few places to rise. Many are calling for new leadership. The election was held to fill the seat vacated by Mr Tom Price after he was appointed secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services.
  • Kushner and Trump envoy to meet Netanyahu, Abbas

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    On the campaign trail, Mr Trump indicated he would be far more sympathetic to settlements than Mr Obama. Jared Kushner , the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, and Jason Greenblatt , his lead worldwide negotiator, will meet with leaders from both sides after accompanying Trump on his visit to the region last month.
  • London fire: 58 missing presumed dead in Grenfell Tower disaster

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    British outlets said May struggled to offer support or leadership in the wake of the blaze, accusing her of lacking emotional intelligence and calling her " Maybot ". "This is an absolutely terrible fire that took place", May said. "Until we do that, we can not look at anything other than staying with the same advice".