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Here's What Happens if the GOP Health Care Bill Becomes Law

NBC News / Politics 221 sources

Congressional Budget Office estimates that 22 million more Americans would be without health insurance under Senate bill by 2026 than under current law.

Three resign from CNN after Russia story retraction

The Hill 53 sources

Three CNN staffers resigned after the network retracted a story trying a top President Trump ally to a Russian investment bank. Thomas Frank, the author of the story, Eric Lichtblau, an editor in the CNN investigative unit that ran the…

Seattle's Painful Lesson on the Road to a $15 Minimum Wage

Bloomberg 44 sources

In the summer of 2014, the Seattle City Council unanimously passed a bill increasing the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour. “No city or state has gone this far. We go into uncharted territory,” said council member Sally Clark. The City of…

Govt experts reported cladding 'risks' in 2016

Sky News / US News 93 sources

The Government was told last year by its own fire investigators that tower blocks were covered in flammable material - but were also told building regulations were "adequate".

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The Wall Street Journal: Corruption charges filed against Brazil’s president

MarketWatch 47 sources

Brazil’s top prosecutor filed criminal charges against President Michel Temer on Monday, marking a critical new phase for the corruption purge that has roiled Latin America’s largest country for the past three years.

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Trump Says Russia Collusion Probe Has Turned Up Nothing

Voice of America 16 sources

U.S. President Donald Trump Monday said a four-month probe into allegations of collusion between his campaign and Russia has turned up nothing, and he deserves an apology.

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Senate healthcare bill would cut insurance for 22 million Americans, CBO says

The Guardian / World 198 sources

Republicans’ draft bill improves slightly on projections over next decade compared to similar legislation passed by House counterparts

Apple is leasing six cars from Hertz for autonomous software testing: Sources

CNBC / U.S. 21 sources

Apple and Hertz will work together on a fleet of self-driving vehicles, Bloomberg reported on Monday.

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Cladding on London’s Grenfell Tower pulled from sale after fire

“We believe this is the right decision because of the inconsistency of building codes across the world,” Arconic said Monday.

Apple pairs with Hertz to test its self-driving technology

The agreement mirrors a similar deal between competitors Alphabet Inc. and Avis Budget Group Inc.

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The Echo Show is a small step for Echo, a big leap for Amazon

TechCrunch 23 sources

The Echo Show isn’t a great piece of hardware. It’s beefy and clunky, and kind of looks like something that fell off the back of a RadioShack truck in the late-80s. The display isn’t great (there’s a reason the company’s not talking specs)…

Nintendo announces SNES classic edition, to be available from 29 September 2017 for $79.99

Users will be able to relive childhood memories of playing the classic titles such as Contra III, Street Fighter II and Super Mario World.

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Supreme Court finds a compromise in reviving Trump's travel ban

Los Angeles Times 427 sources

The Supreme Court handed President Trump a partial victory Monday by reviving part of his disputed ban on foreign travelers from six Muslim-majority nations.

'Pharma Bro' defies advice to keep quiet before fraud trial

Newsday / Nation 75 sources

"Pharma Bro" just won't keep his mouth shut.

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Avis and Alphabet will team up on self-driving cars — and Avis shares are soaring

CNBC / Technology 59 sources

Avis will service and store Waymo's fleet of Chrysler self-driving vans.

Wall St. pares gains as recovery in tech, oil pauses

Reuters / Finance 24 sources

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks pared gains in late morning trading on Monday, as a recovery in technology stocks and oil prices stalled.

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European Stocks Jump as Crude, Nestle Power Gains: Markets Wrap

Bloomberg 30 sources

European stocks started the week on the front foot as catalysts including a rebound in crude propelled equities toward the biggest gain in five days. The pound swung before edging higher as Theresa May struck a deal to shore up her…

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'Grubby' £1.5bn Tory deal with DUP criticised

Sky News 157 sources

The DUP has signed a deal with the Conservatives to support Theresa May's minority Government, sparking an angry reaction from rival parties.

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Senate GOP health care bill: Whip count so far

CBS News 71 sources

The bill is already in jeopardy, with five Senate Republicans having announced their opposition

Kushner company received $285M loan from Deutsche Bank shortly before election: report

Jared Kushner’s real estate company received a $285 million loan a month before Election Day from a German bank that has lent millions to President Trump in the past, The Washington Post reported Sunday. Kushner was acting as both an…

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Nestle Targeted by Dan Loeb in Activist’s Biggest-Ever Bet

Bloomberg / News 68 sources

Dan Loeb has amassed a $3.5 billion stake in Nestle SA, targeting Europe’s largest company in the biggest bet of his two-decade career as an activist investor. Third Point, Loeb’s hedge fund, owns about 40 million shares in the Vevey,…

Monday, Jun 26

Takata files for bankruptcy, overwhelmed by air bag recalls

Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S. on Monday, saying it was the only way to ensure it could carry on supplying … Click to Continue »

Sunday, Jun 25

Senate health-care bill faces serious resistance from GOP moderates

Washington Post 81 sources

A small group of centrists, worried that Medicaid cuts would fray the social safety net, could prove pivotal.

Price backs Senate health care bill, admits getting votes will be tough

Fox News 24 sources

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price argued Sunday the Senate’s recently released health-care bill will significantly improve ObamaCare, including the protection of Americans’ medical coverage, but acknowledged having to “thread a…

Trump wants 'heart' as Republicans seek to deliver Senate healthcare bill

The Guardian / US 32 sources

President Trump has called for an injection of what he called “heart” into the US Senate’s healthcare bill, as at least eight Republican senators continue to express doubts about the deal ahead of a critical vote this week.

Saturday, Jun 24

LYNCH IN THE HOT SEAT Senate panel questions ex-AG over 'political interference' in Clinton probe

Fox News 47 sources

The Senate Judiciary Committee has formally asked ex-Attorney General Loretta Lynch and others to respond to allegations of “political interference” in the FBI’s Hillary Clinton email probe, according to a letter released Friday.

British lawmakers get hit by a cyber security attack that prevents them from using email

CNBC / U.S. 110 sources

Britain's parliament was hit by a cyber attack on Saturday in which hackers tried to access email accounts.

Republican Senator Vital to Health Bill’s Passage Won’t Support It

Senator Dean Heller of Nevada became the latest Republican to say he cannot support a bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act in its current form.

Trump acknowledges Russian meddling in tweet

CBS News 54 sources

Obama "knew far in advance of November 8th about election meddling by Russia," the president said

Friday, Jun 23

Let the political jockeying begin as Republican senators deal on Obamacare repeal

Los Angeles Times 778 sources

Get ready for a drama-filled week of mock hand-wringing, political jockeying and backroom brinkmanship as the Senate GOP healthcare plan heads toward a hoped-for vote next week.

Trump suggests his tweet about tapes kept Comey honest

New York Post / News 293 sources

President Trump insisted Friday that he always told a “straight story” about whether he recorded conversations with ousted FBI Director James Comey. Trump said that he never made tapes of his private conversations with Comey – doubling…

Arab states issue ultimatum to Qatar - close Jazeera, curb ties with Iran

Reuters 393 sources

DUBAI (Reuters) - Four Arab states that imposed a boycott on Qatar have issued an ultimatum to Doha to close Al Jazeera television, curb ties with Iran, shut a Turkish base and pay reparations, demands so far reaching it would appear to be…

Grenfell Tower Cladding and Insulation Failed Investigators’ Tests

Officials also confirmed that the blaze at the 24-story West London building began with a faulty refrigerator, and that it was not started intentionally.

Thursday, Jun 22

Senate GOP unveils health care plan after weeks of secrecy

CBS News 930 sources

Senate Republicans unveiled a "discussion draft" of the bill Thursday. Mitch McConnell is aiming for vote on the bill before end of next week

Senate Republicans set to release health-care bill, but divisions remain

The proposal is an attempt to strike a compromise between existing law and a bill passed by the House in May.

Flint airport stabbing investigated as act of terrorism

CBS News 591 sources

Amor Ftouhi, Canadian national who entered U.S. legally through Lake Champlain on June 16, has been charged

Trump says he didn't record meetings with Comey

CTV News 293 sources

U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday on Twitter that he 'did not make' and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with ousted former FBI Director James Comey.