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PA Democrats voice displeasure over health care executive orders


But that's not the case . President Trump's executive actions could trigger a chain reaction in the health insurance market that spells doom for Obamacare. When the Obama administration authorized the subsidies, Republicans filed suit, saying they were illegal because Congress had not authorized the payments. Read More »

Trump Scores Administration's Response to Puerto Rico a flawless 10


We must do what we must do for Puerto Rico. The hurricane laid waste to the island's power grid, destroying homes, roads and other vital infrastructure. states. "We need to think about rebuilding Puerto Rico in a holistic way". Senator Marco Rubio, a Republican from Florida who has been deeply involved in discussions over the aid, said earlier on Thursday that he wants to tweak the bill so the island could more quickly access funds. Read More »

Delhi's post-Diwali air quality severe


The standard limits for PM10 and PM2.5 are 100 µg/m³ and 60 µg/m³, respectively.In 2016, when pollution levels rose to unsafe levels, following which the Supreme Court intervened, the PM10 levels in Ghaziabad rose to dangerously high levels, recorded at 910 µg/m³ and 720 µg/m³ at Vasundhara and Model Town monitoring stations, respectively."This Diwali, my family celebrated without many problems". Read More »

7-year-old girl's head shaved in MA group home


Robinson says her daughter used to have long hair, but it was all gone on Sunday after she was taken for a haircut. "There was no hygenical [sic] reason to shave my child's head". It is operated by the Justice Resource Institute - a not-for-profit organization that provides outpatient specialty mental health services to disadvantaged communities. Read More »

The Intel Corp. (INTC) Stake Raised by Private Capital Advisors Inc

Group President, Renduchintala Venkata S M , sold 13,996 common shares of Intel Corporation ( INTC ) in the open market. This represents a $1.09 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.72%. It also reduced Vanguard Index Fds (VBR) stake by 22,641 shares and now owns 7,588 shares. Telos Mngmt has invested 1.06% in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC). Read More »

Nawaz Sharif delays return to Pakistan from London


Nawaz Sharif, 67, resigned in July after the Supreme Court disqualified him from holding office over an undeclared source of income, but the veteran leader maintains his grip on the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party. Sharif's children - Hassan and Hussain - are in London, and have already been declared absconder for skipping the proceedings. Earlier, the accountability court indicted Nawaz Sharif on corruption charges spiraling from the Panama Papers leak. Read More »

SAP Q3 growth slows on cloud, licenses dip (SAP, AMZN, CRM)


IBD'S TAKE: SAP holds a healthy IBD Composite Rating of 90 out of a possible 99. One culprit was the source of strong growth in previous quarters: its business network group, which includes acquired businesses such as Ariba Inc., Concur Technologies Inc., Fieldglass Inc. Read More »

Bigelow Aerospace, ULA to Place Habitat in Low Lunar Orbit


Bigelow Aerospace, a Las Vegas-based space pod company , wants to send an inflatable space hotel to orbit the moon , with accommodations for astronauts and citizen space travelers alike. Once ready, the mini space station will be carried to low lunar orbit with the help of two more Vulcan rockets, known as the Advanced Cryogenic Evolved Stage rockets. Read More »

Tech companies form coalition to support American immigrant 'dreamers'


Amazon, Intel, Uber and Univision Communications Inc [UVN.UL] confirmed their membership, but the other companies did not immediately comment. "If we are unable to protect these dreamers, we will be shutting the door to an entire generation of individuals who seek to contribute their best to America", the organizations said in the letter . Read More »

Boeing HorizonX makes first investment in autonomous technologies

Boeing's HorizonX venture arm has invested in Near Earth Autonomy, a Carnegie Mellon spin-out company that focuses on building autonomous aircraft systems for things including site inspection, defence and potentially automated cargo delivery and personal transportation systems - i.e., flying taxis . Read More »

Columbia earns ideal score on Human Rights Campaign Municipal Quality Index


So it's no surprise that for the first time, the city of Pittsburgh has been awarded a ideal score of 100 points on the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) Municipal Equality Index (MEI ). While one city in Wisconsin scored 100 on this year's MEI, HRC Rising aims to accelerate progress statewide by resisting the politics of hate, fighting anti-LGBTQ legislation and fueling pro-equality candidates and initiatives in Wisconsin, to ensure that the rights of LGBTQ Americans do not depend on where they ... Read More »

United States soldiers killed in Niger were caught by surprise, official says


According to CNN , the Defense Department is conducting an initial review of the mission which is aimed at determining precisely what happened, something that is still not clear almost two weeks after the incident. Then I was drafted in 1969 and I found out. "Had we anticipated this sort of attack we would have absolutely devoted more resources to it to reduce the risk and that's something we are looking at right now", said US Africa Command spokesman Army Col. Read More »

Cub Scout Kicked Out of Den After Asking Lawmaker Tough Questions


So, what should we infer from that silence? From everything we know - and that we don't know more is directly on the Boy Scouts - the situation required at most a conversation between leader and parent. He also asked Marble about gun control, a story that, sadly, is once again all over the news following the Las Vegas massacre. "He is still kind of reeling from this", she said, according to The Post . Read More »

Port of Corpus Christi temporarily closed by barge fire


The Coast Guard safely evacuated six crew members from the vessel. The Coast Guard confirmed an oil spill two miles by a quarter wide in the area. "This incident is not in Aransas Pass waters". "Pollution boom is being staged to protect the environment". The Lydia Ann channel and Gulf Intracoastal Waterway remained open, with the1,000-yard safety zone remaining in effect around the barge. Read More »

United States data transfer pact passes first annual review


Andrus Ansip , Commissioner for the Digital Single Market, stated: "The Commission stands strongly behind the Privacy Shield arrangement with the U.S. Commission vice-president for the digital single market Andrus Ansip said "this first annual review demonstrates our commitment to create a strong certification scheme with dynamic oversight work". Read More »

Banco Santander, SA (NYSE:SAN) Quarterly Sales Review

Shares of Banco Santander-Chile Ads ( BSAC ) have a 7-day moving average of 31.18. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Banco Santander, from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research note on Monday, July 17th. These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company. Analysts on average have given a price target of $7.25 to Banco Santander, S.A. Read More »

CMS bus that caught fire passed safety inspection 2 weeks prior


South Mecklenburg student Timoni Rushing indicated to WSOC that the school bus had broken down prior to the explosion after making suspicious clicking noises throughout the ride. Officials say an investigation will include a review of the inspection and maintenance records of the bus. "Even if they have to get new buses, that's something they should be thinking about", said parent Temoe Cooper in an interview with the WSOC-TV news station. Read More »

Indian Embassy in Texas 'Actively Involved' in Missing Child Case


The girl's father told investigators that he left his adopted daughter outside at 3:00 a form of punishment after the child did not drink her milk. "We're always hopeful that we can find her alive, but time is our enemy". Items taken from the Mathews home include a vacuum and trash bags, hair fibers, blankets and sheets, shoes, multiple cellphones and laptops, financial and identification records, several wooden spoons and the family's washer and dryer. Read More »

States ask court to compel Obamacare subsidy payments


Insurers have gained customers from the ACA's marketplaces and its expansion of the state-and-federally funded Medicaid program for the poor. Conservatives in the House, including Speaker Paul Ryan (R- Wis.), remain steadfastly opposed to what they call a bailout for the insurance industry. Read More »

Trump promises tax cuts as Senate GOP paves way with budget


One of the features of the Senate proposal is that it would remove the option of a filibuster, whereby a senator can hold up the proceedings if a proposal lacks 60 affirmative votes. The vote was 51 to 49, with all Democrats and Sen. Trump's tax reform would overhaul the United States tax code, cutting rates for individuals and corporations while clearing away trillions of dollars' worth of deductions and special-interest tax breaks. Read More »

Egypt: 14 policemen killed in shootout


However, state-run Ahram newspaper reported that some 14 policemen were killed in the attack, adding that clashes are still ongoing in the heart of the desert area. Egypt has been battling Islamic militants including an Islamic State (IS) offshoot in the Sinai peninsula. The Muslim Brotherhood denies this. Egyptian security forces are conducting an operation to search the area where the firefight occurred, 135 kilometers southwest of Cairo , the Egyptian Interior Ministry said. Read More »

Virender Sehwag replies to birthday wishes in a hilarious way

Reminiscing the old days, Sachin wished Viru in a unique style while reminding the birthday boy about his tendency of never following instructions. The duo has stitched 1560 runs in 23 innings at an average of 67.82. Have a great year ahead!" While their wishes were laced with humour, Sehwag replied to them with short and sweet messages. Having played over 100 test matches and 250 ODI matches, Sehwag scored well over 15000 runs in worldwide cricket and won the World T20 and ODI World Cup in ... Read More »

Seventh-grader Gitanjali Rao is America's `Top Young Scientist'


Thousands of USA water systems are reportedly contaminated by lead. Rao says that she first became inspired to build her Tethys device - which she named after the Greek god of clean water - after she watched her parents testing their tap water for lead content following the publicity of the Flint water crisis. Read More »

Slain soldier's father recounts his conversation with Trump

Some Republicans point out that Wilson has voted against most bills created to help veterans and their families according to the bipartisan site, "That's not a negative thing", he said. Those calls, he said as he fought back tears, were the most important. A GoFundMe page was created Monday in Myeshia's name to benefit her and the sergeant's kids' college funds. Read More »

Lynch Bid On Braid-Chopping Suspect Foiled


Some even tried to run him over with a tractor", a police officer said. The victim was later identified as Wasim Ahmad Tantray, who according to Police is a mentally "challenged person". He has been rescued by the police. The Government has set up a Special Investigation Team to probe the incidents and police announced a cash prize of Rs 6 lakh for anyone who provides information about the alleged braid-choppers. Read More »

Appeals court blocks undocumented teen's access to abortion for now


The Trump administration appealed, saying it is not obligated to facilitate an abortion in part because the USA government has an interest in "promoting child birth and fetal life". "Already they have pushed her into the second trimester, ... if she is forced to carry to term", even more of a danger will be imposed to her health, she argued , as childbirth is much more unsafe than abortion. Read More »