• Senators reach deal to continue Obamacare insurance subsidy payments

    Senators reach deal to continue Obamacare insurance subsidy payments

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    Alexander and Murray have tried to negotiate a plan that would require Republicans to agree to fund CSRs if Democrats agreed to allow states to offer some insurance plans that did not comply with some Obamacare regulations. However, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., would not commit to bringing the bill up for a vote, as Murray and Alexander seek enough support to ensure it could pass.
  • Body of missing 6-year-old boy found in trash

    Body of missing 6-year-old boy found in trash

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    Tuesday, searchers found Dayvid Pakko's body inside a trash bin at the apartment complex where he lived. W in Lynnwood, Washington. The sheriff's office said Dayvid was under adult supervision while he was at home, but did not say who he was with.
  • Serious assault, The Gap

    Serious assault, The Gap

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    The 64-year-old grandmother was nearby and a large knife was found at the scene. The child was taken in a critical condition to Lady Cilento Children's Hospital, where he underwent surgery. "We're used to going to trauma but it's always probably the most affecting job you can go to, one involving a child", he said. "I don't know her very well but it doesn't seem like, it's very uncharacteristic - well - completely uncharacteristic", she said.
  • RSS leader Ravinder Gosai shot dead in Ludhiana

    RSS leader Ravinder Gosai shot dead in Ludhiana

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    He was the sangh pracharak at Mohan Shakha, RSS. His murder marks the fifth such incident in the past three years wherein a right-wing leader in Punjab has been attacked. According to RSS, 65 of their cadres and BJP workers have been killed between 2000 and 2017 in Kerala. Previously, Jagdish Gagneja who was the in-charge of Punjab RSS was shot dead in Jalandhar in the year 2016.
  • Trump should let United States oil firms into Iran, minister says

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    Iraq is the second-biggest oil producer in OPEC. Oil prices settle at a almost three-week high on Monday, as increased tensions in the Middle East raised concerns over global crude supplies. Last time we saw this, it cut off 1 million bpd of supplies. International Brent crude futures LCOc1 climbed 64 cents to $57.81 a barrel, while the US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude futures CLc1 were improved 44 cents to touch $51.89, reported Reuters.
  • Lindsey Graham: Rand Paul has 'bad info' on tax reform plan

    Lindsey Graham: Rand Paul has 'bad info' on tax reform plan

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    Asked about an analysis from the left-leaning Wisconsin Budget Project that shows the top 1 percent of Wisconsin earners would receive 61 percent of the total value of the tax cut, Ryan said he hadn't seen the study. Senator John McCain also said he would support the budget resolution. But Ryan said Monday he believes Congress will "nail the landing at the end of the year" and pass the $6 trillion tax overhaul package.
  • Gerrie Nel to pursue private prosecution against Duduzane Zuma for culpable homicide

    Gerrie Nel to pursue private prosecution against Duduzane Zuma for culpable homicide

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    Instead of going after Number One, he's set his sights on Number One's son, Duduzane Zuma . In August 2015, despite these findings, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) decided that it would not prosecute Zuma. He resigned in January to join a civic group that plans to bring private prosecutions in criminal cases that the state opts not to pursue. Tuson said AfriForum can take the matter on review‚ if the NPA intervenes and tries to stall the prosecution.
  • National School Bus Safety Week Observed in Wichita

    National School Bus Safety Week Observed in Wichita

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    It is illegal to pass any school bus that is stopped and operating a visual signal - either flashing red lights or a stop sign. This morning KAKE News rode with Lt. Kansas State law says you need to stop in both directions when the stop sign is extended and lights are flashing. According to PennDOT, 730 motorists were convicted of violating Pennsylvania's school bus stopping law in 2016.
  • IL ranks 29th in tax climate for business

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    A sales tax increase from 5 percent to 5.5 percent in 2014 dipped the state's rank to 33rd but it rebounded to 30th previous year. States with simple, transparent and neutral tax systems did well in the rankings, while states with complicated tax systems did poorly.
  • United States delegation in Turkey over visa spat

    United States delegation in Turkey over visa spat

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    The idea of discussions between Turkish and U.S. officials on regional developments and bilateral ties was actually set during a meeting between President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and U.S. Bozdag said the US envoys would hold talks with officials from Turkey's foreign affairs, justice and interior ministries. The crisis coincided with the planned replacement of U.S.
  • BJP begins damage control exercise over Taj Mahal row

    BJP begins damage control exercise over Taj Mahal row

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    The chief minister announced that he would visit Agra next week to review tourism schemes and added that the Taj was a historical monument, irrespective of who had constructed it. "The CM will visit the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort on October 26 to review tourism schemes in Agra". His remarks came days after the Uttar Pradesh government omitted Taj Mahal from a tourism department booklet.
  • YSRCP workers join TDP as MP Butta Renuka extends her support

    YSRCP workers join TDP as MP Butta Renuka extends her support

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    Later speaking to reporters, she said the State government under Mr. Naidu was marching ahead of other States with regard to development. YSRC official spokesman K Parthasarathy lashed out at Renuka for shifting her loyalties to the TDP. Referring to her suspension from the YSR Congress, she said she was unaware of the reasons behind it. Though Renuka did not join, some village and district level leaders have joined the TDP.
  • Biafra: Why I may withdraw from Nnamdi Kanu's case - Justice Nyako

    Biafra: Why I may withdraw from Nnamdi Kanu's case - Justice Nyako

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    Counsel to the fourth defendant, Maxwell Opara had in an application he attempted to move prayed the court to order the prison official to allow his client have access to his personal doctor on grounds that medical personnel at the prison have been threatening the life of his client and as such the 4th defendant no longer have confidence in them.
  • Is Florentino Pérez already Planning on replacing Zidane — Real Madrid

    Is Florentino Pérez already Planning on replacing Zidane — Real Madrid

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    It was Kane's commanding presence at the near post which drew Real defender Raphael Varane in too close as Serge Aurier whipped the ball across from the right which broke the deadlock after 28 minutes. The French keeper made another good stop from Ronaldo just moments later as Pochettino's side found themselves very much under the cosh. All of Tottenham's brilliant defensive work nearly allowed their talented forwards to grab an unlikely victor.
  • Wipro cuts third quarter revenue guidance to 0-2%

    Wipro cuts third quarter revenue guidance to 0-2%

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    Analysts had expected the Bangalore-based firm to report a net profit of a little over Rs 2,000 crore. Wipro predicts revenue from IT services in the third quarter would be in the range of $2,014 million to $2,054 million. "The Wipro results for Q2 exceeding expectations, following a similar trend established by TCS a few days earlier, is indicative of the start of the turnaround of Indian IT companies", Sanjoy Sen, doctoral research scholar, Aston Business School U.K., wrote in an e-mail.