Author: 0 Qatar must agree to these 13 demands to end the Gulf crisis

New tensions erupted Friday in a feud between Qatar and a group of Arab nations led by Saudi Arabia after the leak of an onerous list of demands to be met by Qatar, including the shuttering of the Al Jazeera news channel. For much of the month, most major trade routes into Qatar have been closed by its neighbors - including Saudi Arabia , which occupies the peninsula nation's only overland border, through which it receives roughly 40 percent of its imports.

Author: 0 Compare the Senate, GOP health bills and 'Obamacare' on key issues

Senate GOP leaders can only afford to lose two votes with their 52-member majority and still pass the bill . He leaned on his relationship with Vice President Joe Biden , especially in the 2013 fiscal bill, after which Democrats like former Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada griped that Biden gave McConnell too much.

Medicine State Budget Passes, Marijuana Bill Blocked
Author: 0 State Budget Passes, Marijuana Bill Blocked

Keeping taxes relatively low, Jehlen said, would entice consumers to buy cannabis from legal suppliers, while a higher tax might persuade them to continue purchasing from an illegal dealer or perhaps even drive to ME, where recreational marijuana will be taxed at 10 percent.

Author: 0 Heller won't back Senate GOP health care bill

In 20 of them, it is the only insurer. But it would also potentially increase turbulence in the health insurance market by allowing healthy customers to pull out and leave only sicker and older customers with coverage plans . "I would prefer to address health care reform in a bipartisan manner, but Democrats are unwilling to work with President Trump and congressional Republicans to fix the mess they created".

Medicine Ken Doll Revamped As Fat, Sports Man Bun
Author: 0 Ken Doll Revamped As Fat, Sports Man Bun

Ken first hit the shops in 1961 as Barbie's boyfriend, going on to experience some 40 occupations wearing, in his first two forms, red shorts and cork sandals. Mattel , based in California, said some of the new dolls will be available for sale on its website Tuesday. Mattel also announced today it would add 25 more dolls to the Barbie lineup, as the company continues its push to turn around the struggling brand.

Author: 0 Senate Republicans release bill to cut Medicaid

We may never know for sure, but Senate Republicans could be hiding that their bill would increase federal deficits and/or even increase actual spending on exchange subsidies. "America First Policies, a group started by some of President Donald Trump's campaign advisers, is set to launch an advertising blitz against Nevada's Republican Sen".

Medicine Shuttler Srikanth reaches Australian Open final
Author: 0 Shuttler Srikanth reaches Australian Open final

The Indian relied on strong returns to lead 9-6 in the first game. With this win, Srikanth entered his third successive Superseries final. Speaking exclusively to NDTV about the golden era of men's badminton in India, veteran shuttler Pullela Gopichand said, "Well definitely, I think we have many players and all of them are performing well at the highest level".

Medicine Breastfeeding may reduce heart attack risk in mothers
Author: 0 Breastfeeding may reduce heart attack risk in mothers

For the study, researchers analysed the data of 289,573 Chinese women, all of whom were free of cardiovascular disease at the beginning of the study baseline. Breastfeeding could get rid of the stored fat more quickly, the research fellow explained. Because this study was observational, relying on information provided by the mothers about their breastfeeding histories, it does not prove cause and effect.

Author: 0 Spicer expected to address Senate health care plan

If the bill passes, Schumer told Newsday, Long Island could see an estimated $1 billion in Medicaid cuts over the next four years, out of about a $7 billion hit statewide. The Senate bill would phase out extra money Obama's law provides to 31 states that agreed to expand coverage under the federal-state Medicaid program.

Author: 0 Moscow accuses US-led coalition of terror 'complicity' over

But their presence there has led to a series of confrontations with pro-regime forces, including on June 8 when a United States plane also downed a drone after it dropped munitions near Al-Tanaf. officials. Daraa is where Syria's crisis first broke out in March 2011 as an uprising against President Bashar Assad's government. The US pilot proceeded to fire off a second missile, an AIM 120 Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile, which hit its intended target, downing the Syrian warplane and ...

Medicine Summer Meals program for school children starts Friday
Author: 0 Summer Meals program for school children starts Friday

Similar summer meals programs for children are available at sites in every county . The program will provide nutritious food and snacks at more the 1,500 locations throughout IL and will ensure that children who depend on the food they get at school during the school year are fed during the summer months.

Author: 0 United States shoots down Iranian drone in Syria: Coalition

The armed pro-regime Shaheed-129 UAV was shot down by a U.S. F-15E Strike Eagle at approximately 12:30 a.m. after it displayed hostile intent and advanced on coalition forces. "We view these actions by the American command as a conscious failure to uphold their responsibilities within the memorandum", the ministry said. The attack marks the third time this month that coalition warplanes have shot down a pro-Syrian government aircraft.

Medicine Pregnant workers bill on the move in Senate
Author: 0 Pregnant workers bill on the move in Senate

The bill contains an exemption for abortion , and establishes that a pregnant woman can not be prosecuted under the law. The State Senate and House in New Hampshire both passed a new bill meant to protect pregnant women, but it would've given them a little too much protection.

Author: 0 North Korea says US student's death a 'mystery to us as well'

North Korea claimed Friday that it provided medical treatment and care with "sincerity" to an American college student who was detained for 17 months in the North and died days after being released in a coma last week. " The US should ponder over the consequences to be entailed from its reckless and rash act ", he said in an apparent warning over the fate of three other US citizens now being held in the country.

Author: 0 Trump signals he will work with Republican holdouts on health bill

Within hours of the unveiling of the Republican legislation, four conservative Republicans came out to say that they can not support the bill in its current form, a Reuters report said. "So what I tell people is, if we want Medicaid expansion in Kentucky, Kentucky ought to pay for it". And not as well known, seniors also benefit from Medicaid.

Author: 0 76ers make Fultz first pick in NBA Draft

Meanwhile, a blockbuster trade was also completed as Jimmy Butler joined the Minnesota Timberwolves . He also was the best fit in the draft for Philly by a long shot. Another storyline in this NBA Draft? "I had to get up at 4 o'clock and fly back home". The Sacramento Kings made a decision to pick a guard with the 5th pick as they selected De'Aaron Fox out of Kentucky.

Medicine Ford recalls 15600 cars in South Africa over fire risk
Author: 0 Ford recalls 15600 cars in South Africa over fire risk

In January, Ford SA issued a recall of 4 556 Kuga 1,6-litre model vehicles, manufactured between December 2012-February 2014. Ford South Africa was recalling yet more vehicles. It is then possible the power steering fluid to come into contact with the vehicle's exhaust system components, and then cause either smoke or in very few cases - a possible fire.

Medicine All Blacks expect to tame Lions, says Read
Author: 0 All Blacks expect to tame Lions, says Read

Behind them is a familiar face in Saracens lock George Kruis, while Bath's Taulupe Faletau starts in the back row. "I just have to prepare as best I can and adapt and adjust to whatever gets thrown our way". The Lions still believe Peyper is the right man for the job in Saturday's first Test, however, with Howley insisting he is a referee who gives both sides a fair crack of the whip.

Medicine Stuffed Cow Saved 2-Year-Old Boy Who Fell Out Window
Author: 0 Stuffed Cow Saved 2-Year-Old Boy Who Fell Out Window

Less than 24 hours after plunging 16 feet out of a second story window, Eduardo Jose Luis Gomez arrived home Thursday from the hospital in good health and good spirits. The boy was conscious and alert after the fall and held overnight at Massachusetts General Hospital for observation. "It happens, certainly. Tends to happen more in the summer when people have their windows opened", Kyes said.

Medicine Botswana's second President dies at 91
Author: 0 Botswana's second President dies at 91

President Masire led Botswana as its second post-independence Head of State from 1980 until stepping down 1998. He was succeeded by Festus Mogae, who had been his vice president. Meanwhile, in a statement on Friday, the Nelson Mandela Foundation said it was saddened by the passing of Masire . Sir Ketumile was also chair of the International Panel of Eminent Personalities which investigated the 1994 Rwanda genocide.

Author: 0 Dems slam new Senate health care bill as 'meaner'

This bill is drawing concern from both ends of the spectrum, with the most conservative senators arguing the cuts to Medicaid wouldn't happen fast enough.with some moderate Republicans concerned about instability for states that took the Medicaid expansion.

Author: 0 Diplomat in student's release to attend funeral

The article published by KCNA Friday was Pyongyang's first reaction to the death of Warmbier . Mr Trump tweeted: "While I greatly appreciate the efforts of President Xi & China to help with North Korea , it has not worked out ". Warmbier visited North Korea in January 2016 on a sightseeing tour. Warmbier was formally laid to rest Thursday in his home town of Wyoming, Ohio .

Author: 0 Qatar faced with punitive list of demands by Arab neighbors

The list of demands includes the closure of Al Jazeera network, severing diplomatic ties to Iran and shuttering the Turkish military base in Qatar . Bahrain , Saudi, UAE and Qatar are all members. Quoting sources, Al-Jazeera reported that a list had been delivered to Qatar , but the broadcaster did not elaborate on its contents.

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia's Mohammed bin Salman appointed Crown Prince

A handout photo made available by the Saudi press Agency shows Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sitting as royal family members and other officials pledge allegiance to him, at the Royal Palace in Mecca. A high-profile role in managing the entire kingdom is captured by bin Salman and he has the mission to transform the economy. He tweeted that he'd told the kings, presidents and prime ministers he met in Saudi Arabia that funding "Radical Ideology" can't be tolerated, and "Leaders ...

Author: 0 Governors wary of Medicaid cost shift in Senate health bill

Obama went on to say the bill was " mean ", quoting President Trump's thoughts on the House version of the bill. How health care policy is crafted should far outweigh any eagerness for bragging rights, particularly on an issue this important and with such long term ramifications.

Medicine NBA Draft has plenty of drama as things get underway tonight
Author: 0 NBA Draft has plenty of drama as things get underway tonight

THEIR TIME TO SHINE: With so much trade speculation about All-Stars such as Paul George and Jimmy Butler, there hasn't been as much focus as usual leading into Thursday on the players who are in the draft. The Philadelphia 76ers took Fultz with the No. 1 pick and the Lakers followed by taking Ball, with the point guards from the Pac-12 Conference beginning a run of seven straight freshmen.

Author: 0 Proteas coach Domingo to fly back home post mother's accident

However, stand-in captain AB de Villiers and Farhaan Behardien stabilised the innings with an unbeaten 110-run partnership, during which both batsmen surpassed their half-centuries. "But they are really good signs for a player coming in". England openers Jason Roy and Hales plundered 45 off the first four overs before Roy, playing a risky reverse sweep, was trapped lbw by Andile Phehlukwayo for 28.

Medicine Wal-Mart Said to Tell Vendors Not to Use Amazon Cloud Computing
Author: 0 Wal-Mart Said to Tell Vendors Not to Use Amazon Cloud Computing

Apparently feeling threatened by that deal, the retail giant has reportedly told its developer partners not to use Amazon Web Services host their cloud applications. Walmart uses tech suppliers' apps that run on AWS, but has tried to convince them to use another service. However, AWS is completely separate to Amazon.

Medicine Here's What We Know About The Accused Flint Attacker
Author: 0 Here's What We Know About The Accused Flint Attacker

The FBI said authorities were "aware of reports that the attacker made statements immediately prior to or while attacking the officer". He did not elaborate. Meanwhile, Neville was "doing well" at a hospital, airport Director Craig Williams said Thursday. Ftouhi took the escalator to the second level of the airport.

Medicine Kerala farmer hangs himself outside revenue office after asked for bribe
Author: 0 Kerala farmer hangs himself outside revenue office after asked for bribe

Joy and his family had earlier gone on a hunger strike in front of the village office as the officials were not ready to accept the land tax, it adds. He also criticised revenue officers for failing to accept tax. Kozhikode: On December 31, 2015, Joseph Kaniyarathu, a settler farmer from Kakkadampoyil, had committed suicide allegedly after the Forest Department initiated measures to attach his farmland.

Medicine DA Welcomes Parliament's Decision to Review Public Protector Report
Author: 0 DA Welcomes Parliament's Decision to Review Public Protector Report

It says the Reserve Bank helped Bankorp from 1985 until 1992 when Absa bought it while the assistance agreement remained in place until 1995 with Absa as the new beneficiary. Section 57 of the Constitution empowers the Assembly to control its internal arrangements‚ proceedings and procedures. Mkhwebane said on Monday her investigations into the allegations that CIEX Limited, a covert United Kingdom based asset recovery agency headed by Michael Oatley, was contracted by the then SA ...

Medicine EBay launches price-matching on more than 50K items
Author: 0 EBay launches price-matching on more than 50K items

The e-commerce giant promises that it will have provide the best deal online or it will match the lowest price of a competitor. 'Shoppers can shop with confidence knowing that they're getting the best value available on eBay , ' said Hal Hawton, Senior Vice President of North America at eBay .

Author: 0 CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

Because of this, I can not support it as now drafted , and I do not believe it has the votes to pass the Senate . McConnell said Democrats chose not to help frame the bill. The Senate legislation drew support from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which said it would "stabilize crumbling insurance markets" and curb premium increases.

Author: 0 Man lynched by angry mob in downtown Srinagar

It has been learned that Muslims across Kashmir are observing Shab-e-Qadr (the night of power) with night-long prayers and supplications being made inside the mosques and shrines of the valley. An officer of the Jammu and Kashmir police was beaten to death by a mob outside the Jamia Masjid in state capital Srinagar during congregational prayers at the mosque in the old city late on Thursday evening.

Medicine Court clears Mississippi LGBT objections law; appeal likely
Author: 0 Court clears Mississippi LGBT objections law; appeal likely

A three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that the American Civil Liberties Union of MS lacks standing to bring the litigation challenging House Bill 1523 . "This decision is not only deeply upsetting for the rights of LGBT individuals living in MS, but also for the protection of religious liberty in our country".

Author: 0 SC residents, hospitals likely losers in Senate health-care bill, experts say

Senate GOP bill: Similar requirement to avoid a break in coverage, but penalty is a six-month wait for policy to take effect. Mr. Trump earlier in the day had stopped short of supporting the "discussion draft" of a bill, saying only that it needed "a little negotiation, but it's going to be very good".

Medicine Key findings from new study on Americans' attitudes on guns
Author: 0 Key findings from new study on Americans' attitudes on guns

It included 3,930 individuals who participated in both periods. There's also broad support for allowing legal gun ownership for most people. Nine out of 10 Republican gun owners said the right to own firearms is essential to their sense of freedom, compared with only four in 10 Democratic gun owners.

Author: 0 Men Are Demanding the Right to Wear Shorts By Wearing Skirts Instead

He said: "We're asking to be allowed to wear clothes suited to high temperatures". However, Pascal Bolo, president of the bus company Semitan, insisted uniform rules were rules. So they decided to make their point in a different way. Under these heatwave recommendations, employers should be flexible with their working arrangements and let employees work earlier or later in the day, when it's not as hot.

Medicine Frank Kush, who built ASU into a powerhouse, dies at 88
Author: 0 Frank Kush, who built ASU into a powerhouse, dies at 88

Punter Kevin Rutledge said Kush punched him during a game against Washington in the previous season, leading to Kush's dismissal five games into the year. He coached the team for 22 seasons, guiding the Sun Devils to nine conference titles and six bowl victories. A statue of Kush was erected outside Sun Devil Stadium in 1997.

Author: 0 GOP opposition imperils Senate health care bill

Americans for Tax Reform, the group led by anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist, was pleased that the Senate bill would eliminate many ObamaCare taxes. President Donald Trump asked reporters on Thursday. " There is a little negotiation but I think it is going to be very good ". Those additional funds would continue through 2020, then gradually fall and disappear entirely in 2024.

Author: 0 Study Links Legalized Pot With Increase In Car Crash Claims

Collision claims increased by 2.7 percent overall in Colorado, Washington and OR compared to nearby states. As for advocates of marijuana legalization, they say there is still little to no evidence proving the use of marijuana caused any crashes.

Medicine Memorial for murdered Muslim teen set on fire in Dupont Circle
Author: 0 Memorial for murdered Muslim teen set on fire in Dupont Circle

Police in Virginia are continuing to investigate Sunday's fatal attack. Darwin Martinez Torres , a 22-year-old from El Salvador suspected of being in the USA illegally, was jailed without bail on a murder charge after the girl's body was pulled from a pond near his apartment.

Medicine Officer Crystal Griner, injured in the Congressional shooting, throws out first pitch
Author: 0 Officer Crystal Griner, injured in the Congressional shooting, throws out first pitch

Lawmakers were at practice when a gunman opened fired on Republican lawmakers, congressional staffers and lobbyists. The shooter, James Hodgkinson, was killed by Capitol Police. "I can't really overstate what a great team-building effort it is", said Sen. Federal investigators revealed the gunman had a list of lawmakers' names in his pocket during the attack, but Slater said no evidence found suggested it was a hit list of any sort.

Medicine Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley files lawsuit against opioid manufacturers
Author: 0 Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley files lawsuit against opioid manufacturers

Opioid painkillers have become the center of a national addiction epidemic. If the suit is successful, Hawley says the funds will go towards addiction treatment programs to aid the community and families. Endo did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Missouri remains the only USA state that has failed to create a prescription drug monitoring system, a database that allows doctors and pharmacists to keep track of patients' prescriptions.

Author: 0 Senate GOP health bill would overhaul Obama law

The ACA's contentious individual mandate would be eliminated under the GOP bill, ending the tax penalty levied on those who don't buy insurance. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has said he wants to hold a final vote before the Senate breaks for its July Fourth recess.

Medicine Macron faces bigger reshuffle after justice minister quits
Author: 0 Macron faces bigger reshuffle after justice minister quits

During his electoral campaign, Macron put forward ideas for reforming the eurozone, noting that the 19-nation currency bloc can not go on as it is if it wants to avoid falling prey to protest and populism. "It would be a attractive, lovely thing, if we could get together as two parties for our country", Mr. Trump said.@POTUS: It would be a handsome thing if we could get together as 2 parties that love our country, and come up with that great healthcare.

Medicine ITBP jawans celebrate International Yoga Day in
Author: 0 ITBP jawans celebrate International Yoga Day in

Some 1,500 mats printed with artwork depicting Israel's future were laid out for the event in Rabin Square. It gives us enormous satisfaction and happiness that 176 nations celebrated the yoga day today. "Yoga's popularity outside India is high and has connected the world with India", he said. "The practice, which connects body, mind, and soul, has played a big role in binding the world too".

Author: 0 Canadian Sniper Shatters Record For Longest Kill Shot, Canada Proudly Reports

The Globe and Mail spoke to multiple military sources who knew about the shot. The rifle used was a McMillan TAC-50, a long-range sniper rifle that fires a.50 caliber bullet at 2,700 feet per second. The third longest shot was made by Canadian Master Cpl. Much information about the Joint Task Force 2 is classified and the Canadian government does not comment on it.

Medicine Buffett's company loans $1.5B to Home Capital, invests $300M
Author: 0 Buffett's company loans $1.5B to Home Capital, invests $300M

Home Capital shares soared as much as 18 percent to its highest since April after Berkshire Hathaway agreed to provide a new C$2 billion loan facility. The shares jumped 13 percent to C$16.85 at 10:54 Toronto. The settlement is expected to help secure long-term financing at sustainable interest rates, investors and analysts said.