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Ryan Confirms the 'Obamacare Repeal' Bill Will Also Defund Planned Parenthood

This is exactly what House Republicans attempted to do past year when they tried to repeal Obamacare before President Obama stepped in to block it. GOP lawmak...


Gov. Cooper Wants to Expand Medicaid, Repeal House Bill 2

Addressing state business leaders, Cooper said he would file paperwork with federal regulators by the end of the week to begin the process. "It will provide us ...


AAP announces its last list of 3 candidates for Punjab polls

Talking to the media in Chandigarh , he said: "Now people will openly support and work for the AAP in Punjab and Goa". The Election Commission also stated th...


RI Fugitive James Morales Captured in Foss Park Neighborhood of Somerville

James Morales, 35, escaped from the Donald W. Wyatt Detention Facility in Rhode Island on Saturday, prompting a manhunt that spanned both states. Police say J...


Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE:STZ) Closed last trading session at $157.99

The company has 1 year Price Target of $179.31. Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC raised its stake in shares of Constellation Brands by 13.2% in the third quarter...


Three Reported Wounded In Izmir Blast

The explosion occurred near an entrance used by judges and prosecutors, several media reports said. He stated both men were armed with rifles, rocket laun...


2016 new auto sales at record high

Diesal and petrol cars have continued to be the most popular fuel types, with a market share of 47.7 per cent and 49.0 per cent. The SMMT anticipate a more ha...


US Senator Warns Trump, Americans Against Listening to WikiLeaks Founder Assange

There is consensus on this issue inside the USA intelligence community, and a wealth of publicly available evidence supports their conclusions. "Assange... Sa...


'Celebrity Big Brother All Stars and New Stars' Cast Revealed

He also won praise when he shaved his head in support of fellow contestant Gail Porter, who suffers from alopecia. "It was a hard time, I lost everything". Ot...


Adam 'Pacman' Jones released from jail following assault arrest

Jones says has witnesses to counter the allegations of spitting on a nurse after his arrest and assaulting a security guard at a hotel prior to his arrest. Jone...


United Kingdom ambassador to European Union steps down criticizing preparations for Brexit negotiations

Downing Street did not even know that he had formally left his post until Sir Ivan sent the message yesterday from Dorset, where he is on holiday. BBC Bruss...


Netanyahu: Pardon soldier who shot downed Palestinian

The soldier, Sgt. Elor Azaria, shot and killed 21-year-old Abdul Fattah al-Sharif in the head last March as he lay on the ground wounded, the three-judge panel ...


158 inmates escape from Philippine prison after suspected Muslim rebel raid

A prison spokesman said it was the biggest jailbreak in the country's history. According to PhilStar , the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology's (BJMP) ha...


Wendy's Twitter account gives up its chill

The fast food chain's Twitter - which chose to suddenly get cool last week with some snarky tweets - finally blew it Wednesday by tweeting a version of the Pep...


Second suspect held over Berlin truck attack

They were able, however, to arrest him on a separate charge, though prosecutors didn't elaborate on what that was. Koehler said the investigation had shown Am...


Charlotte baggage handler locked in cargo holder during hour-long flight

The airline said United Express flight 6060 was operated by Mesa Airlines out of the Charlotte Douglas Airport. Once the plane was at the gate, an employee of t...


Canadian killed in Istanbul nightclub attack identified as Milton woman

PRIME Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday announced that a Canadian was among those killed in the terrorist attack that took place at the Reina nightclub in Ista...


M62 Police Shooting In Huddersfield Leaves One Man Dead

Police said Tuesday that the arrests weren't related to terrorism. West Yorkshire Police said a police firearm was discharged at about 6pm yesterday in a pre-...


Megyn Kelly Leaves Fox News for NBC Role

As People reported , Kelly's book includes her account of Ailes supposedly making "obviously inappropriate sexually charged comments (e.g. about the "very sex...


Finland to pay unemployed basic income of $587 per month

Finland's current social security system is "generous and complex", says The Guardian , which perhaps accounts for basic income's unusually high degree of popu...


No more religion to seek votes: SC

In its January 2 judgement the Supreme Court said that "relationship between man and God" is an individual choice and the State can not interfere in any such ac...


Now that's a croc, aye Karumba

The animal was initially spotted in the backyard of a Karumba house at around 6am. The croc is believed to have first emerged from the water at the adjacent E...


Trump marks deadly year in Chicago, hints at federal help

Mr Trump on Monday noted the spike in shooting deaths on Twitter. It's unclear whether Trump and Emanuel discussed the murder rate in Chicago. The city sa...


Queen Elizabeth II continues to recover from severe cold

Queen Elizabeth II is feeling "better" after suffering from a heavy cold, her daughter, the Princess Royal, said Sunday. Elizabeth had previously attended the...


Istanbul terror attack: American shot in club survived thanks to phone

Raak was shot in the hip and the bullet traveled to his knee. Jake Raak , a 35-year-old from DE who was celebrating the new year with nine friends at the R...


At least 60 killed in Brazil prison riot

Earlier on Sunday, around 100 inmates escaped from a facility in the same prison complex, with one even pausing to take a selfie. He told local media: "Many w...


Madras HC closes Pushpa's suit against Sasikala's appointment as AIADMK chief

M Thambidurai, member of Lok Sabha from Tamil Nadu, has said that he would like to see Sasikala taking over as the head of government too, media reported. If th...


Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu 'quizzed by police under caution' over corruption claims

American-Jewish businessman Ron Lauder, president of the World Jewish Congress, reportedly admitted giving various gifts to the Netanyahu family, including suit...


Redskins vs. Giants: Q&A with Giants Wire editor Dan Benton

It's the media who make it an issue. I'd be lying if I said it didn't have that aura here in NY - it feels very much like 2007 and 2011. To them, the game in ...


Kim Jong Un says ICBM testing in 'final stage'

In February, North Korea launched a satellite into space, which was widely seen as a test of long-range ballistic missile technology. North Korea is still worki...


Akhilesh Yadav declared party chief at SP national convention

In a harbinger of things to come, Shivpal's name was found to have been removed from the Samajwadi Party's website. It's Mulayam aka Dhartiputra aka Netaji...


Trump's Twitter 'freaks the mainstream media out,' incoming White House spokesman says

Now, in a tweet, he has called Vladimir Putin's response to USA sanctions for the hacking "a great move", adding "I always knew he was very smart". The rankin...


Gen Bakshi dismisses resignation speculation, extends support to new army chief

Addressing the media, the outgoing General thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government for giving the Army a "free hand" in conducting operations an...


Bulls fall to Pacers 111-101

Yet it was another accomplishment that led to an even more telling set of numbers. The Bulls had nine turnovers which led to 13 Pacers' points while the Bu...


Uber rides expected to triple on New Year's Eve

Unlike in year's past though, Uber now shows users a dollar amount for the cost ahead of time, instead of making inebriated customers do the math on how much ...


Taiwan president plans travel through USA in poke at China

The adviser did not want to be identified by name. China has urged the United States not to allow the Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen to transit through US. "Pr...


Police charge man over alleged online New Years Eve threats

A spectacular fireworks display lit up Sydney Harbour Bridge as the Australian city readied itself for an estimated 1.5 million people on the foreshore or w...


Arise 'Sir Andy', 'Sir Mo' as Murray, Farah knighted

The knighthood tops a year of accolades for the Scottish tennis champion, who won his second Wimbledon and Olympic men's singles titles, and was crowned world n...


PM Narendra Modi's New Year's Eve address to the nation

He expressed no rancour of the kind his campaign speeches spewed last week, when he had called those criticising demonetisation as apologists for the corrupt. A...


Greek envoy vanishes on trip to Rio celebrations

TRT World's Sam Cowie reports on the latest in the investigation from Sao Paulo. Rio de Janeiro police said they were still investigating and that the char...


Love, set, match: Tweeps on Serena Williams' engagement

Tennis legend Serena Williams shared the news of her engagement to Alexis Ohanian on (where else?) the platform he co-created. The source said that Ohanian ...


Berlin truck attack: Tunisian man released after probe

The same media outlets reported that Amri sent a picture of himself from the truck prior to the attack, with the message: "My brothers everything is ok, so God ...


Iraqi troops resume Mosul fight after 2-week lull

Centcom, the USA military command in the Middle East, said the US -led coalition fighting IS had disabled "the last bridge crossing the Tigris river inside Mosu...


Moscow Retaliates To US Sanctions With School Closure

The order from the Russian government closes the school, which serves children of US, British and Canadian embassy personnel, to US and foreign nationals, ” r...


Suspended AIADMK MP Sasikala Pushpa's lawyer attacked outside party office

However, speculations had previously indicated that Jayalalithaa's long-time aide would indeed win the topmost position of General Secretary within the AIADMK a...


Akhilesh circulates own list of candidates

Akhilesh, Mulayam and the party's state unit president Shivpal Singh Yadav held a closed-door meeting here to iron out differences over candidate selection. Mr....


Captain Smith scores ton to rain on Pakistan parade

I thought he did a good job to come out and do that. Light rain meant tea was taken seven minutes early, with Pakistan 4-142 after winning the toss. "Consider...


United States tops weapons sales globally for 2015: Congressional report

However, developing nations purchased less on the whole in 2015, buying $65 billion worth of weapons compared to $79 billion the year before. President Obama ...


Argentina: Judge indicts former president Cristina Fernandez in public works corruption case

The site reports that Fernandez was indicted Tuesday and will be processed for allegedly steering public contracts to millionaire businessman Lazaro Baez , who...


$360 million of cocaine seized in NSW-Tahiti bust

He was also pictured on a leather couch with Versace pillows and blankets next to a macaw. All of the men arrested were refused bail after attending initial hea...