Health Care

CBO: Republicans' AHCA Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

The CBO estimates that this latest bill will reduce the federal deficit by $119 billion over a decade, much less than the prior House version's savings of $15...


House GOP health bill projection: 23 million more uninsured

The future of the bill hinged upon this report, as House Republicans passed their most recent version of the bill without waiting for the CBO to report the ...


CBO: New GOP Health Care Law Would Leave 23 Million Uninsured

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) that the bill would be passed to the senate for a vote in the coming weeks last Friday. Another quirk of this process is that the...


Pak SC rules out extra time for Panama Papers JIT

Talking to media persons outside the top court , Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry lamented that the party leadership could not get a...


US warship challenges China in South China Sea

We fly, sail, and operate wherever global law allows", he added. In the past years, the USA conducted Freedom of Navigation operations against China, Malaysia...


Ross and John find out why Topshop has failed in Australia

Stewart said Austradia management are also working closely with administrators. Administrators Jim Sarantinos and Ryan Eagle, of restructuring firm Ferrier Ho...


How Trump's budget would really hammer N.J

The plan, Trump's first as president, combines 4.1 trillion United States dollars (£3.2 trillion ) for the upcoming 2018 fiscal year with a promise to bring ...


Pope asks Trump to 'become an olive tree, construct peace'

They were joined by First Lady Melania Trump , Ivanka Trump , Jared Kushner and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , Fox News reports. My guess is that the...


Ethiopia's Tedros Picked To Lead World Health Organization

In January, WHO's executive board interviewed the candidates and selected three of the six candidates to be put up for election by the Assembly. Delegates a...


Trump has cooties? For 2nd time, Melania won't let him touch her

Israeli and American officials insisted that in the closed talks in Jerusalem the president had insisted that he is serious about making peace. Noting how ...


Aguilar Responds to Trump Budget Request

The Senate's No. 2 Republican, John Cornyn of Texas, says it's "basically dead on arrival ". The U.S. anti-AIDS programs do have wide support from both parti...


Police chief beheaded and others killed by IS militants in Philippines

President Rodrigo Duterte abandoned a trip to Russian Federation in order to deal with the crisis and announced that he will impose martial law across Minda...


NBA All-Star game coming to Charlotte in 2019

The event was scheduled for Charlotte in 2017 but was moved to New Orleans after last summer's passage of state House Bill 2 , the North Carolina law which...


3 more arrests after Ariana Grande concert attack in Manchester

Manchester bomber Salman Abedi was known "up to a point" to the intelligence services, the Home Secretary has told Sky News. Manchester health officials hav...


White House spending plan boosts military, hurts poor

Like every presidential budget proposal , Trump's budget blueprint is expected to be dead on arrival in the House and Senate, with many members reluctant...


Ankara Summons US Ambassador In Dispute Over Washington Brawl

The Turkish government said the purge is necessary to weed out followers of US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen , who is blamed for orchestrating the coup, and c...


Media coverage: Netanyahu's wife offers sympathetic words to visiting Trump, wife

Trump and Netanyahu will speak together again Monday afternoon. After two long days in Saudi Arabia , Trump arrived in Israel Monday on the second leg of h...


Mamata to raise Ganga erosion problem with Modi

Abdul Mannan, the Leader of the Opposition, said: "We will continue our agitation against the state government for their atrocities perpetrated against our work...


Trump Responds To Manchester Attack In Meeting With Palestinian Leader

While both Netanyahu and Abbas have made positive noises about their readiness to negotiate, both also face domestic constraints on their freedom to manoeuvre...


Left Activists, 79 Cops Injured As Protest In Kolkata Turns Violent

According to a senior Kolkata Police officer, 2,000 police personnel will be on duty in and around the city so that daily life was not hampered because of the...


Planned US funding cuts not a 'closed issue — New WHO chief

This month last-minute attack on the candidacy of Tedros had raised questions about whether wealthy western powers are prepared to accept African leadership of ...


Trump flies to Israel amid concerns over US-Saudi arms deal

He is on a nine-day trip through the Middle East and Europe that ends on Saturday after visits to the Vatican, Brussels and Sicily. "Most importantly the Unit...


'Light' cigarette use may up lung cancer risk

Because of this, lung adenocarcinoma is now the most common type of lung cancer . According to the study, light cigarettes are likely to blame. Cigarett...


Trump Denies Israel Was Source Of Intelligence

Trump arrived in Israel on Monday for meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders after visiting Saudi Arabia and before continuing to the Vatican to meet...


GlycoMimetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLYC) Upward Momentum Touches New Heights

The third largest holder is Bvf Inc/Il, which now holds $36.06 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 15.9% of its market capitalizati...


Investors Must-Watch: Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

Insiders own 0.05% of the company's stock. About 150 shares traded. It has underperformed by 18.72% the S&P500. Guinness Asset Management Ltd decreased Qualco...


Texas House approves anti-trans bathroom bill aimed at school kids

Critics call it discrimination. In a statement issued Sunday, Marty Rouse, national field director for the Human Rights Campaign, decried the legislation as...


Liberation of Mosul 'imminent,' IS days numbered — United Nations envoy

In an operation that has lasted since October 2016, Iraqi forces backed by worldwide air forces say they have retaken the majority of the city, though many stro...


A new Director-General for the World Health Organization

Billionaire philanthropist Michael Bloomberg, a WHO Global Ambassador for non-communicable diseases, said he looked forward to working with Tedros on issues lik...


Trump administration approves $650 million for Caltrain

Officials now anticipate beginning construction within 90 days and commuters starting to hail electric trains by early 2021, said Jeff Gee, chair of the Caltrai...


US, Turkey in dispute over fight in Washington

It hit out at "the inability of USA authorities to take sufficient precautions at every stage of the official programme". It confirmed the US ambassador in Ank...


Supreme Court strikes down North Carolina redistricting

A federal court had previously thrown out 28 state House and Senate districts as illegal racial gerrymanders. A Supreme Court decision is a big deal. Challe...


Ethiopia's Tedros wins WHO race, first African to get top job

Tedros is also an advocate of universal health care. He said only about half of the world's population has access to health care "without impoverishment". D...


Pippa Middleton and James Matthews' wedding: all the details revealed

Separating couples at weddings can prove to be controversial. However, it is an old school rule that dates back over decades, which has caused many to believe...


Match Set For Next Week's Smackdown, Promo For Raw

Mahal's win on Sunday sent shockwaves through the pro wrestling world and in the process, Mahal has become the second wrestler of Indian descent to win a world ...