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  • Sanders Calls Trump & Republicans Healthcare Plan 'Barbaric'
    Bernie_sanders-_-it's_easier_to_get_into_a_war_than_get_out_of_one--1 2017-06-23 04:36:18 UTC
    In an appearance on Anderson Cooper 360, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) explained why the newly-release Affordable Health Care Act is “the most harmful piece of legislation” he’s ever seen. “If you throw over 23 million people off of health insuran...
  • Republican Health Care Bill: A Massive Reduction in Medicaid Spending
    Senate_republican_health_care_bill-_a_massive_reduction_in_medicaid_spending 2017-06-22 17:32:03 UTC
    WASHINGTON — U.S. Senate Republicans on Thursday unveiled their version of legislation that would replace Obamacare, proposing to kill a tax on the wealthy that pays for it and reduce aid to the poor to cut costs. With Democrats deeply opposed ...
  • George Clooney's Tequila Company Sold for Up to $1 Billion
    George_clooney_says_bernie_sanders_is_'absolutely_right' 2017-06-22 00:12:49 UTC
    LONDON — Diageo Plc has agreed to buy George Clooney's high-end tequila brand Casamigos in a deal valuing it at up to $1 billion, as the world's largest spirits maker seeks to boost its presence in a high-growth market. Diageo said on Wednesday...
  • U.S. has limited options on North Korea without Chinese
    Us_has_limited_options_on_north_korea_without_chinese 2017-06-21 06:55:50 UTC
    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Chinese efforts to persuade North Korea to rein in its nuclear program have failed, ratcheting up the rhetoric over the death of an American student who had been detained by Pyongyang. Tr...
  • Daniel Day-Lewis will no longer be working as an actor
    Daniel_day-lewis_will_no_longer_be_working_as_an_actor 2017-06-21 06:02:14 UTC
    LOS ANGELES — Three-time Oscar winner Daniel Day-Lewis is retiring from acting, his spokeswoman said on Tuesday, ending a storied movie career that includes performances in "The Unbearable Lightness of Being" , "In the Name of the Father" , "Linco...
  • Any association with Trump is a kiss of death
    Any_association_with_trump_is_a_kiss_of_death 2017-06-20 07:04:11 UTC
    In Europe, any association with Trump is a kiss of death. As far as Europe’s far right is concerned, Trump is a loser. He is the nemesis of an intensifying European far right movement that has suddenly turned sour. Like the Black Plague of mid...
  • Macron wins strong parliamentary majority
    Macron_wins_strong_parliamentary_majority 2017-06-19 05:05:50 UTC
    PARIS — President Emmanuel Macron won a commanding majority in France's parliamentary election on Sunday, sweeping aside traditional parties and securing a powerful mandate for pro-business reforms. The result, based on official figures and pol...
  • Iraqi forces started storming ISIS-held Old City of Mosul
    Iraqi_forces_started_storming_isis-held_old_city_of_mosul 2017-06-18 08:15:45 UTC
    Iraqi forces started storming the Islamic State-held Old City of Mosul on Sunday, a military statement said. The historic district is the last still under control of the militants in the northern Iraqi city, which used to be their capital in Ir...
  • NBC viewers are calling for boycotts Megyn Kelly interview
    Nbc_viewers_are_calling_for_boycotts_megyn_kelly_interview 2017-06-17 07:47:14 UTC
    NEW YORK — Infowars came to my hometown three years ago. Dan Bidondi, who identified himself as a reporter for the website that hawks extremist views and fake news, arrived with a video camera at the municipal center of Newtown, Connecticut, to co...
  • Amazon to buy Whole Foods
    Amazon_to_buy_whole_foods_-_(mill_valley_whole_foods) 2017-06-16 17:34:24 UTC
    By Lauren Hirsch, Anya George Tharakan and Sruthi Ramakrishnan Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would buy U.S. organic supermarket chain Whole Foods Market Inc for $13.7 billion, including debt, marking the internet retailer's largest deal and bi...
  • Russian air strike may have killed ISIS leader Baghdadi
    Russian_air_strike_may_have_killed_isis_leader_baghdadi 2017-06-16 08:05:18 UTC
    Russia's Defense Ministry said on Friday it was checking information that a Russian air strike near the Syrian city of Raqqa may have killed Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in late May, Russian news agencies reported. The air strike...
  • Trump is Being Investigated Finally
    Start_counting_the_last_days_of_trump's_presidency 2017-06-14 23:34:48 UTC
    U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump is being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller for possible obstruction of justice, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday, citing unidentified officials. Mueller is investigating al...
  • Spread of Hate Crimes in U.S.: Man Opens Fire on Republicans
    Spread_of_hate_crimes_in_us-_man_opens_fire_on_republicans 2017-06-14 20:12:47 UTC
    ALEXANDRIA, VA. — A man who had posted angry messages against U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump and other Republicans on social media opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball game on Wednesday, wounding...
  • A very serious fire rips through London tower block
    A_very_serious_fire_rips_through_london_tower_block 2017-06-14 16:32:26 UTC
    LONDON — A huge fire engulfed a 24-story block of flats in central London on Wednesday, killing at least 12 people and injuring at least 30 people and possibly trapping some residents who were sleeping inside the towering inferno. More than 200...
  • Trump is far away from overhauling bank regulation
    Trump_is_far_away_from_for_overhauling_bank_regulation 2017-06-14 05:54:55 UTC
    WASHINGTON — Wall Street banks on Tuesday cheered U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump's plans to loosen the leash put on them in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis but they do not expect significant change any time soon. Th...
  • Republican congressman suggests US should supporting ISIS to attack Iran
    Rep._congressman_suggests_us_should_supporting_isis_to_attack_iran 2017-06-14 00:45:55 UTC
    <blockquote>Republican congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) praised the recent ISIS attack in Tehran as a “good thing” and suggested that maybe the United States should work with the militant organization. Rohrabacher’s entire line of reasoning ...
  • 9th Circuit used narrow grounds to reject Trump's travel ban
    The_9th_circuit_court_of_appeals 2017-06-13 04:52:34 UTC
    The 9th Circuit upheld the block on Trump's three-month travel ban for the six countries and four-month suspension of all refugee admissions. But the court pared back part of Watson's injunction in order to allow the government to conduct internal...
  • A Large-Scale US Crisis Will Unleash Trump's Toxic Agenda That Is Lying In Wait
    A_large-scale_u.s._crisis_will_unleash_trump's_toxic_agenda_that_is_lying_in_wait 2017-06-13 05:15:22 UTC
    Naomi Klein — During the presidential campaign, some imagined that the more overtly racist elements of Donald Trump’s platform were just talk designed to rile up the base, not anything he seriously intended to act on. But in his ...
  • France's Macron Crashing Parliamentary Majority
    France's_macron_crashing_parliamentary_majority 2017-06-13 05:15:13 UTC
    PARIS — "France is back," Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on French TV. "Next Sunday, the National Assembly will embody the new face of our republic." French President Emmanuel Macron's party and its allies have won the biggest share of th...
  • Trump's infrastructure plan is nothing more than a scam
    Trump's_infrastructure_plan_is_nothing_more_than_a_scam 2017-06-13 05:14:45 UTC
    <blockquote><i>U.S. President Donald Trump's infrastructure plan is not much more than a page of talking points, and nothing more than a scam, says Robert Reich. For example (in one version of the plan), for every dollar developers put into a p...
  • Macron to US Scientists: Move to France with Your Families
    French_presidential_candidate_emmanuel_macron_is_favorite_to_win 2017-06-13 05:13:57 UTC
    If you are an American scientist, student, teacher, or business person working on climate change solutions, France would love for you to stay awhile. Following President Trump's June 2 decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement — a m...
  • Nancy Pelosi: Trump is abusing his power
    Nancy_pelosi-_trump_is_abusing_his_power 2017-06-09 19:05:20 UTC
    Washington — The Democratic leader in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Friday there was no question President Donald Trump abused his power in interactions with former FBI Director James Comey but she said it remained to be see if he had ...
  • Turkey will send warplanes and warships to Qatar
    Turkey_will_send_warplanes_and_warships_to_qatar 2017-06-09 18:40:12 UTC
    DUBAI/DOHA — Arab states that have isolated Qatar tightened their squeeze on Friday by putting dozens of figures with links to the country on terrorism blacklists, while Qatar's ally Turkey rushed to its side with plans to send troops, warships an...
  • Ex FBI Boss Comey: Trump is a lying liar who lied
    Fbi_director_james_comey_senate_testimony. 2017-06-08 16:32:31 UTC
    WASHINGTON — James Comey said on Thursday he was disturbed by President Donald Trump's bid to get him to drop a probe into the former national security adviser, but the former FBI director would not say whether he thought the president sought to o...
  • Obama and Trudeau’s dinner date
    Obama_and_trudeau%e2%80%99s_dinner_date 2017-06-08 06:29:05 UTC
    Former President Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau dined together in Montreal Tuesday night, and the photos have lit up the internet. It was Obama's first post-presidency visit to Canada. According to the Obama Foundation Twitter...