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The group has grown to nearly 40 members. Major employers have tried to tackle the high costs and complexity of health care for years. There also are individual efforts. Allowing for many start-up and small companies to get involved in Amazon's ambitious project, exciting investors as well. Its segments include Insurance, such as GEICO, Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group, General Re Corporation and Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group; Burlington Northern Santa Fe, LLC, which is engaged in the ...
  • North Koreans Arrive in South Korea for Olympics

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    Choi spoke to the Associated Press after taking a selfie with another South Korean volunteer under a North Korean flag at the Gangneung athletes' village. The North Koreans did not speak much at the South Korean airport and later at the athletes' village in the eastern city of Gangneung. South Korea is preparing to host hundreds of other North Koreans during the games, including a 230-member cheering group and a 140-strong art troupe that are due to arrive next week.
  • Imam who protected Finsbury Park attacker from offended…

    Imam who protected Finsbury Park attacker from offended…

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    Osborne , who stood with his hands crossed in front of him as sentence was passed, gave no reaction as Mrs Justice Cheema-Grubb told him: "This was a terrorist attack". Prosecutors said they were "clear throughout that this was a terrorist attack". "When islamists commit acts of terror we rightly hunt down the hate preachers who inspired them", he tweeted.
  • England's injury problems clear up for Six Nations opener

    England's injury problems clear up for Six Nations opener

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    Ben Te'o will make his first England appearance in almost a year after being selected at outside centre in the defending champions' Six Nations opener against Italy in Rome on Sunday. England are seeking to become the first team to win three successive outright Championship titles and enter the tournament as favourites. "Our preparation over the last two weeks has been excellent and the players feel refreshed".
  • Eritrean refugees cling to life after Calais gunfight

    Eritrean refugees cling to life after Calais gunfight

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    More than 1,130 French security forces have been posted in Calais to keep migrants out of the port and Eurotunnel and to stop them from setting up camps. Charities on the ground have said the incidents left unaccompanied minors as young as 13 with "nowhere to go" because the scrubland they had been sleeping on became too risky following the conflict.
  • 90 migrants feared to have drowned off Libya

    90 migrants feared to have drowned off Libya

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    Meanwhile 28 people have died in 2018 on the western route that links North Africa to Spain, IOM said. Pakistan's Foreign Ministry said 11 of its citizens had drowned in the incident. Around 2,583 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea past year, and 199 others died en route. Zurawa - near Libya's border with Tunisia - is often the site of migrant boat departures.
  • Celtics, Greg Monroe agree to one-year deal

    Celtics, Greg Monroe agree to one-year deal

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    The Celtics have made a move before the trade deadline, as Boston will sign center Greg Monroe to a one-year deal worth $5.5 million, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . Monroe nearly certainly will come off the bench, but he'll be an interesting addition to Boston's second unit. Celtics coach Brad Stevens could eventually turn to Monroe to start alongside All-Star power forward Al Horford , but it is unlikely that would happen immediately.
  • 18 injured in central Shanghai van explosion

    18 injured in central Shanghai van explosion

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    Three of those injured are said to be in a serious condition, the report said. Unconfirmed video clips circulating on Chinese social media showed several people sprawled on the pavement and receiving medical treatment from fire and rescue personnel at the scene, located at People's Park in the heart of the city.
  • Willie calls for six more weeks of winter

    Willie calls for six more weeks of winter

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    Ontarians could see six more weeks of winter after one of the country's best-known groundhogs saw his shadow. It's going to be an early Spring-so says well-known prognosticator Shubenacadie Sam. Thousands of people gathered overnight to await the forecast, bundled up against the cold and entertained by folk music and a fireworks display, with temperatures around 11 degrees (minus-12 Celsius).
  • Israeli aircraft strikes Hamas position in southern Gaza Strip

    Israeli aircraft strikes Hamas position in southern Gaza Strip

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    No one claimed responsibility for the rocket attack. HASM for an attempted bombing of the Egyptian Myanmar embassy in response to the government's treatment of Rohingya Muslims. On Wednesday, the US added Haniyeh, 55, to its list of global terrorists, ratcheting up pressure on the movement despite its latest peace efforts. Participants in Friday's rallies in Gaza also condemned a US decision to withhold $65 million in financial aid to the UN Relief and Works Agency, which provides services ...
  • Almost 30 Iranian women arrested in Tehran hijab protests

    Almost 30 Iranian women arrested in Tehran hijab protests

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    To campaign against the obligatory wearing of headscarves, Ms Alinejad previous year encouraged women to take videos or photos of themselves wearing white and upload them on social media with the hashtag #whitewednesdays . The woman, named "girl of Enghelab street" after the location of her protest, was filmed without her headscarf, while standing on a pillar box in Tehran last December.
  • Myanmar mass-grave report shows probe needed

    Myanmar mass-grave report shows probe needed

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    Rohingya refugees are living in dire conditions in Bangladesh IBTimes US. MICHAEL SULLIVAN, BYLINE: There are now at least 688,000 Rohingya in refugee camps in neighboring Bangladesh. "No amount of videos, photographs or news footage can prepare you for witnessing in-person the immensity of the camps and gravity of the loss and suffering experienced by the Rohingya population", she said .
  • Alexandria Duval Found Not Guilty of Murdering Twin Sister

    Alexandria Duval Found Not Guilty of Murdering Twin Sister

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    The fight resulted in the auto plunging 200 feet over a cliff, killing Anastasia, who was in the passenger seat. Anastasia died at the scene. Witnesses testified they saw the twins violently fighting inside their SUV and the passenger, Anastasia, was yanking Alexandria's hair.
  • Budget Special: Salaried give thumbs down to the Union budget

    Budget Special: Salaried give thumbs down to the Union budget

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    The Union Budget 2018 also includes the Railway Budget , the latter was presented separately till it was made a decision to present a joint annual budget in 2017. The issue of fiscal deficit takes us immediately to revenue projections. Analysts also wonder how the government can find resources for implementing the health insurance scheme, for instance, when the fiscal deficit target is 3.3 per cent of gross domestic product for 2018-19, up from the earlier estimate of 3 per cent.
  • Selena Gomez Has Reportedly Finished Her Treatment Program for Depression and Anxiety

    Selena Gomez Has Reportedly Finished Her Treatment Program for Depression and Anxiety

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    It's been several months of ups and downs for the Disney Channel alum, who underwent a kidney transplant for her Lupus last summer. She later checked into a Tennessee facility to focus on her mental health in October 2016. The star is said to be feeling pretty empowered since completing the course of treatment, with a source telling People: 'She felt like she needed to get away and focus on herself with no distractions.
  • Conte eager for return to Italy job - FIGC commissioner

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    Antonio Conte has reaffirmed his intention to remain at Chelsea beyond the end of this season and see out the remaining year and a half on his contract. The 48-year-old enjoyed a year to remember upon joining the Blues 18 months ago, lifting the Premier League title with a record number of wins and reaching the final of the FA Cup.