• Full Repeal of Obamacare Has Always Been the Only Answer
Full Repeal of Obamacare Has Always Been the Only Answer

That is nearly the same number of people who gained insurance in the seven years since the Affordable Care Act passed. His tweets came several hours after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said in a statement: "Regretfully, it is now apparent that the effort to repeal and immediately replace the failure of Obamacare will not be su...

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  • 9 inspiring quotes from Nelson Mandela on his 99th birthday
9 inspiring quotes from Nelson Mandela on his 99th birthday

It was with the ANC that he became South Africa's first black president and first democratically elected leader. As South Africa remembered the legacy Nelson Mandela left for the country yesterday‚ six of the world's most respected leaders celebrated the legacy he left to the world.

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  • Fire crews continue to battle Detwiler Fire
Fire crews continue to battle Detwiler Fire

Only one structure has been destroyed in the Detwiler Fire so far according to CalFire's report, but 300 more structures are now threatened. About 300 structures are threatened. Mendocinosportsplus is reporting on the Lake County fire as well, with pictures of the tanker routes over the fire. Power in Yosemite Power was on and off all day Tu...

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  • 'No proposal to offer VRS of employees'
'No proposal to offer VRS of employees'

Last month, the union cabinet gave its in-principle approval for disinvestment of Air India and a group of ministers headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is likely to finalise the modalities soon. An RTI reply has revealed that the ministry does not have any information with regard to the privatization of Air India , says an IANS report .

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  • Trump, Putin had second undisclosed 'meeting' at G20 summit
Trump, Putin had second undisclosed 'meeting' at G20 summit

Putin and Trump held a formal two-hour meeting, in which Trump said Putin "vehemently denied" allegations that he directed efforts to meddle in the 2016 USA presidential election. "Any intelligence out there that suggests that somebody is of interest to us, we have to pursue it", the US Senate Intelligence Committee chairman, Republican Senator...

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  • South Korea's new president wants military talks with North Korea
South Korea's new president wants military talks with North Korea

The U.S. measures would initially hit Chinese entities considered "low-hanging fruit", including smaller financial institutions and "shell" companies linked to North Korea's nuclear and missile programs, one of the officials told Reuters.

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  • Police examining if defector returned to N. Korea willingly
Police examining if defector returned to N. Korea willingly

Authorities fear a prominent North Korean defector has been kidnapped and forced to return to the totalitarian state after she appeared in a propaganda video which surfaced online. Intelligence officials are investigating how Ms Lim may have returned to North Korea . Or was she snatched? "If it was a "voluntary abduction", one would normally tak...

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  • Civilian casualties in the war against ISIS are skyrocketing on Trump's watch
Civilian casualties in the war against ISIS are skyrocketing on Trump's watch

That is far higher than the number of civilians Airwars researchers estimated were killed from coalition strikes under former President Obama. Civilian casualties from the USA -led war against the so-called Islamic State are on pace to double under President Donald Trump , according to an Airwars investigation for The Daily Beast .

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  • Seoul denies rift with United States over North Korea talks
Seoul denies rift with United States over North Korea talks

Taking Moon's proposal as part of that process, Japan and the United States should start coordinating their plans immediately. North Korea's regime recently carried out a new ballistic missile test, and claimed that the rocket was the much coveted intercontinental ballistic missile ( ICBM ).

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  • Trump, Putin had previously undisclosed conversation at G-20 in Germany
Trump, Putin had previously undisclosed conversation at G-20 in Germany

The official called the insinuation that the White House hiding the second meeting "false, malicious and absurd". Attendees described the meeting as startling, said Bremmer, who was told Trump was very animated as he spoke with Putin, often using his hands to gesture.

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  • Trump and Putin spent an hour in secret meeting
Trump and Putin spent an hour in secret meeting

On July 7, the two leaders held a formal two-hour meeting in which Trump later said that his Russian counterpart had denied any interference in the 2016 election. Trump Jr. tried to minimize that session in NY as a routine, brief and uneventful meeting, but piecemeal disclosures of what happened and who took part forced him to switch his story se...

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  • Tilak's great-grandson booked for rape in Pune
Tilak's great-grandson booked for rape in Pune

Besides rape, the 40-year-old Tilak - who is not yet arrested - has been charged on various counts of assault, criminal intimidation and threats to the complainant-victim. Tilak comes from a family of stalwarts. A case was registered against Rohit at Vishrambaug police station late on Monday. The accused is the great-grandson of the leader of the...

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  • Gary Lineker is bracing himself ahead of BBC pay reveal
Gary Lineker is bracing himself ahead of BBC pay reveal

The disclosure was imposed by the government in order to improve transparency. The pay packets of Match Of The Day presenter Gary Lineker , chat show host Graham Norton and newsreader and Antiques Roadshow presenter Fiona Bruce are expected to be disclosed.

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  • John McCain's surgery 'may be more serious than admitted'
John McCain's surgery 'may be more serious than admitted'

Its assistant professor of neurosurgery, Dr. Nrupen Baxi while speaking to one of the media houses said that the senator was slowly recovering and has lately been in high spirits. But, Jamshid Ghajar, MD, PHD, FACS, Director of the Stanford Concussion and Brain Performance Center, Stanford University, told MedPage Today , that a lot depends ...

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  • Honor Killing: Christian man killed daughter over a relationship with Muslim
Honor Killing: Christian man killed daughter over a relationship with Muslim

The relative informed her father of her plans, after which her father killed her with a knife, according to the indictment. His Israeli-Arab Christian daughter, Henriette , 17, who he is accused of murdering on June 13, had been in a longstanding battle with her family who objected to her relationship with the young Muslim man.

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  • READ: Duterte's letter to Congress asking for martial law extension
READ: Duterte's letter to Congress asking for martial law extension

Once established, the autonomous government, to be called Bangsamoro, "would be at the forefront of keeping public order and safety, dispensing justice within the bounds of law and addressing the basic requisites of a good life", Jaafar said.

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  • Six countries demand Federation Internationale de Football Association strip Qatar of 2022 World Cup, says Infantino
Six countries demand Federation Internationale de Football Association strip Qatar of 2022 World Cup, says Infantino

The UAE along with Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain cut diplomatic ties and severed air, land and sea links with Qatar in early June over allegations that it supports extremist ideology - a charge Qatar denied. While there is similarly no verifiable proof in the Sunday report by Washington Post , it also cites a recent leak of the UAE's ambassado...

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  • Rebel leader: New state of 'Malorossiya' will replace Ukraine
Rebel leader: New state of 'Malorossiya' will replace Ukraine

France, one of the guarantors of the peace agreements, has called on his side "Russia to denounce this fact accomplished, which is a violation of the agreements Minsk" and that "betrays the spirit of the negotiations". In a separate report, the Associated Press (AP) noted that Zakharchenko's surprise proposal casts further doubt on the 2015 cease...

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  • Hillary Clinton Still Less Popular than Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton Still Less Popular than Donald Trump

During the 2016 race for the Oval Office, Clinton and Trump had consistently low favorability ratings, with Trump's scores falling as low as minus 20. In follow-up interviews with poll participants, according to the Bloomberg report, Clinton voters denied that their negative feelings about her had anything to do with her losing the election a...

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  • Disney to Add to Meyer Order, Three LNG Ships
Disney to Add to Meyer Order, Three LNG Ships

The upcoming Star Wars-themed land, Galaxy's Edge , is taking Imagineers four years to develop, though it's understandable for that land to take longer since it's supposed to be Disney's biggest land expansion ever, adding an additional 14 acres of attractions.

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