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Research Text of Senate GOP health care bill released
Author: 0 Text of Senate GOP health care bill released

In a departure from the version the House approved last month, which President Donald Trump privately called "mean," the Senate plan would drop the House's waivers allowing states to let insurers boost premiums on some people with pre-existing conditions .

Research Tropical storm's remnants to bring heavy rain to Arkansas
Author: 0 Tropical storm's remnants to bring heavy rain to Arkansas

A waterspout came ashore in Biloxi, MS, causing damage. It was moving northwest at 10 miles per hour. Most of the rain exits early Saturday - a stray shower possible early then clearing. Meanwhile, social media users near the Florida panhandle shared video on Wednesday showing the shoreline edging closer as unusually large waves crashed on the beaches there.

Research Rare US total solar eclipse excites Americans coast-to-coast
Author: 0 Rare US total solar eclipse excites Americans coast-to-coast

The "path of totality" stretches from OR to SC. A total solar eclipse occurs when the moon perfectly aligns with the sun in the sky, effectively blocking its light and casting a shadow on part of the Earth below. He noted that even a 99 percent eclipse will not reveal the sun's corona. Certainly from your hometown there and you definitely want to make the most of it and get out and watch it.

Research Milligan penalty rescues Confederations Cup draw for Australia
Author: 0 Milligan penalty rescues Confederations Cup draw for Australia

Cameroon pressed for a victor and arguably looked the likelier to score , although they failed to make the breakthrough they needed in front of just over 35,000 fans at Saint Petersburg Stadium. The Australia Socceroos proved themselves a unsafe opponent in the Conferedrations Cup, coming up just short of a major upset in a 3-2 loss to World Cup champions Germany .

Research Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful' online groups
Author: 0 Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful' online groups

Facebook executives have been contemplating the company's mission while dealing with several controversies, from criticism over its perceived role in spreading misinformation during the USA presidential election to its handling of violent live videos posted on the social network.

Research Court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case
Author: 0 Court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

The Spanish prosecution in the indictment alleged that Ronaldo had evaded tax "in a conscious and voluntary manner". In an earlier report Marca said Ronaldo has told his teammates he was leaving and "there is no turning back". He continues: "A lot of things would have to happen for him to leave". The Portugal global was immediately linked with a return to Manchester United , with Paris Saint-Germain the only other side seriously in the frame after Bayern Munich dismissed ...

Research US Pushing China to Rein in Companies That Deal With N. Korea
Author: 0 US Pushing China to Rein in Companies That Deal With N. Korea

Trump called the treatment of Warmbier, who reportedly was in a coma for most of his captivity, "a total disgrace" and suggested that he has given up hope that Beijing could exert meaningful leverage on Kim. Chinese state-run newspaper the Global Times, published by the official People's Daily, said Chinese officials must be wary that Warmbier's death might push Washington to put greater pressure on Beijing.

Research Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud
Author: 0 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud

Last year, Barcelona's Argentinian star Lionel Messi and his father were accused of evading €4.1 million ($4.57 million) in tax in 2007, 2008 and 2009. Spanish tax authorities believe Mourinho used an image rights company based in the British Virgin Islands that was part of a chain of companies including two in Ireland linked to Mourinho's agent Jorge Mendes.

Research Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 mln euros in Spanish tax fraud case
Author: 0 Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 mln euros in Spanish tax fraud case

But a statement released by Mourinho's representatives Gestifute Media said he had not been informed personally of the accusations. It added that Mourinho paid "more than 26 million euros in taxes, with an average tax rate over 41 percent, and accepted the regularization proposals made by the Spanish tax authorities in 2015 regarding the years of 2011 and 2012 and entered into a settlement agreement regarding 2013".

Research Travis Kalanick Resigns As Uber Chief After Months Of Pressure
Author: 0 Travis Kalanick Resigns As Uber Chief After Months Of Pressure

It is believed that Travis Kalanick was facing huge pressure from shareholders and investors to get the company on track or resign . The paper notes that those investors "included one of Uber's biggest shareholders, the venture capital firm Benchmark, which has one of its partners, Bill Gurley, on Uber's board".

Research Microsoft unveils their 4K console Xbox One X at E3 2017
Author: 0 Microsoft unveils their 4K console Xbox One X at E3 2017

That's why we're able to say, over 30 games will have 4K updates for Xbox One X when we launch it. A new game called " Metro: Exodus " takes advantage of the Xbox One X's processing power to dazzle with 4K visuals (alongside a mountain of visual detail).

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy Heads Toward Texas/Louisiana Border

Forecasters say the area can expect heavy rain through Thursday as the tropical storm moves through Louisiana and Texas. As the storm moves northwest, the Gulf Coast will continue seeing heavy rains, winds of 40-50 miles per hour and increased moisture, CNN meteorologist Michael Guy said.

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy turns deadly approaching Gulf Coast

The storm system as maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour as of 1 pm CDT on June 21, and is located about 170 southwest of Morgan City, La., and 160 southeast of Galveston, Texas. The storm will make landfall along the coast between Texas and Louisiana by Thursday morning. "The state's emergency preparedness and response apparatus are taking Tropical Storm Cindy seriously, and we are calling on all Louisianans throughout the state to do so as well", Edwards said.

Author: 0 Family declines autopsy for United States student released by North Korea

The Hamilton County Coroner's Office in OH examined the 22-year-old's body after his death Monday, and honored his family's wish not to have an autopsy. Security Council resolution this month and additional sanctions. "I wish we would have a little more help with respect to North Korea, from China". "If people are that stupid that they still want to go to that country, then at least they assume the responsibility for their welfare", McCain said.

Author: 0 Shock and anger in Mosul after Islamic State destroys historic mosque

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Thursday said the destruction of the Great Mosque of al-Nuri and its leaning minaret is "an official declaration of defeat" by the IS, Efe news reported. "This will not prevent us from removing them, no, killing them not removing them, inside the Old City, " Lieutenant General Abdul Ghani al Assadi, senior CTS commander in Mosul, said in a video posted over a messaging app.

Author: 0 Apple Wants to Reduce the Royalty Rate It Pays for Music

Apple now pays 58 percent of revenue from Apple Music subscribers to the record labels, a higher cut than other major streaming services. Of course, for the time being at least, both Spotify and Apple Music continue to sign up new premium subscribers at quite a rapid pace each month, meaning that while revenue share splits may dip a little, the record industry at large should continue to see its streaming income grow.

Research Talks to support May's Conservatives making progress, DUP says
Author: 0 Talks to support May's Conservatives making progress, DUP says

Among proposals that will not require immediate legislation, the government is to review its counter-terrorism strategy in the wake of recent attacks in London and Manchester and establish a new Commission for Countering Extremism to "stamp out extremist ideology in all its forms".

Research Can You Spot Mars Curiosity Rover In This Stunning New Image?
Author: 0 Can You Spot Mars Curiosity Rover In This Stunning New Image?

The image was taken by the orbiter's High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment camera on June 5 and shared online this week . The capturing of Curiosity, it seems, was a happy coincidence. The MRO image has been color enhanced and shows Curiosity in blue. This is due to how the MRO camera sees the surface of Mars, which highlights differences in the landscape, but doesn't necessarily correlate to natural colors the way people see them.

Author: 0 Obama: We never stopped trying to get Otto Warmbier home

At least I know China tried!" From left, Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and National Sec. North Korea continues to test missiles at an unprecedented rate, while U.S. North Korea last tested a nuclear bomb in September, but it has conducted repeated missile test since and vowed to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the USA mainland, putting it at the forefront of Trump's security worries.

Author: 0 The death of Otto Warmbier escalates North Korea situation

Trump wrote on Twitter that while he appreciated the efforts of President Xi Jinping and China to help with North Korea, "it has not worked out ". Warmbier visited North Korea in January 2016 on a sightseeing tour. Tillerson and Mattis were hosting Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and General Fang Fenghui, the chief of joint staff of the People's Liberation Army .

Author: 0 China tried but failed to help on North Korea

President Donald Trump said on Monday that a "lot of bad things happened" to Mr Warmbier at the hands of the "brutal regime ". His language was echoed by South Korean President Moon Jae-In, who said in an interview ahead of a White House visit next week that North Korea bears responsibility for the student's death .

Author: 0 US Senator had secret meeting with North Korea to free Otto Warmbier

At the State Department , Tillerson is weighing a ban on USA citizens traveling to North Korea , a rare step that would seek to stop the flow of an estimated 1,000 Americans who travel there each year. Those who typically do travel from China, where tour groups market trips to adventure-seekers. "There's no excuse for the way the North Koreans treated our son and no excuse for the way they have treated so many others", Fred said.

Research Peralta seals Mexico's comeback win over New Zealand in Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Peralta seals Mexico's comeback win over New Zealand in Confederations Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo headed an early victor as Portugal beat Russia 1-0 to go top of Group A and spoil Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev's 100th cap. "I expect incredible spirit from our team". Mexico lost Carlos Salcedo on 33 minutes when the defender was stretchered off with a shoulder injury after coming second-best in a tussle with Wood.

Author: 0 Airain ltd Takes Position in BP plc (BP)

Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) has declined 13.23% since June 21, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. Among 8 analysts covering Safestore Holdings PLC ( LON:SAFE ), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold.

Research International Engine of the Year award winners
Author: 0 International Engine of the Year award winners

Finally, the New Engine of the Year gong was picked up by Honda, making a "triumphant return" to the awards. The Ferrari GTC4 Lusso T. You can buy it with various power levels in either the 488 GTB , the California T or the GC4Lusso. In a move telling of the rising importance of electric vehicles, an Electric Powertrain category has been created specifically for full-electric vehicles this year within the International Engine of the Year Awards.

Author: 0 Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

That tone was set by Kalanick, who has aggressively turned the company into the world's dominant ride-hailing service and upended the transportation industry around the globe. In recent months, Uber has fired more than 20 employees after an investigation into the company's culture, embarked on major changes to professionalize its workplace, and is searching for new executives including a chief operating officer.

Author: 0 After Trump tweet, China says it works nonstop on North Korea

Warmbier's family has not specified how he slipped from a comatose state to death, but said in a statement on Monday that the "awful torturous mistreatment" he endured while in captivity meant "no other outcome was possible". If Washington imposed sanctions on Chinese enterprises dealing with North Korea, it would lead to "grave friction" between the two countries, wrote the paper, which does not represent Chinese government policy.

Author: 0 Amid sweltering heat, dozens of flights canceled in Phoenix

Las Vegas could also see peaks on Tuesday and Wednesday, perhaps even gambling with its highest temperature ever observed, which was 117 degrees Fahrenheit in 2013. That's because American's regional aircraft, the Bombardier CRJ, has a maximum operating temperature of 118 degrees at Phoenix's elevation level.

Research Golden Knights pick Fleury in expansion draft
Author: 0 Golden Knights pick Fleury in expansion draft

By signing Schlemko, the Sharks gave themselves an insurance policy against the likelihood that the Golden Knights would have eaten into their blue line depth by drafting a defenseman. " Goalie's one position where there's a lot of good goaltenders out there right now and not a whole lot of spots". "My roots are here", Engelland said.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

The four-time World Player of the Year, who said last week his "conscience is clear", is threatening to leave Real Madrid over the affair. The " Cristiano Ronaldo is desperate to leave Real Madrid " story was fun while it lasted. Ronaldo's trouble coincided with the same Madrid-based prosecutor's office accusing Mourinho of two counts of tax fraud. " Jorge Mendes (Ronaldo's agent) told me that Cristiano was angry about how he had treated the media, but we must always look for a ...

Author: 0 Washington will continue to pressure North Korea: White House

Bush administration. Mr Warmbier was imprisoned in a North Korean jail last year, eventually sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for allegedly attempting to steal a North Korean propaganda banner. It is unclear if the USA would be open to talks with North Korea. "At least I know China tried!" Warmbier was detained in January 2016 while visiting North Korea at the end of a five-day tour.

Author: 0 S Korea's Moon urges North Korea to return detainees swiftly

The White House on Tuesday said the State Department is "mulling additional advisories" on travel to North Korea following the death of American college student Otto Warmier. This week, USA spy satellites showed signs of activity at North Korea underground nuclear test site. "I think there have been some positive steps that they've taken, both at the United Nations and economically, to help strengthen the case against North Korea".

Research Metroid Prime 4 And Pokémon Switch Targeted for 2018
Author: 0 Metroid Prime 4 And Pokémon Switch Targeted for 2018

Dunham stated: "Performance was what mattered most to us, so we aim to make sure that the game runs at 60 fps docked and undocked". Metroid Prime 4 was just a logo. Now, a Nintendo executive has reached out to GoNintendo to claim that there is "no change in what we announced last week, which is that those two games are coming, but they have no specifically announced release window/year".

Author: 0 Kansas' Jackson, Duke's Tatum headline forwards in NBA draft

There is the outside chance the Celtics hold onto the third pick and select one of Washington's Markelle Fultz , UCLA's Lonzo Ball or Kansas' Josh Jackson . So, we know where we are, we've got pick certainty now and we can zero in on the fine details of that selection now. We watched the same Finals that everybody did.

Author: 0 Family of Otto Warmbier declines autopsy

Sentenced to hard labor for stealing a political poster from a North Korean hotel, the 22-year-old Warmbier was medically evacuated in a coma last week after almost 18 months in captivity. The coroner's office in Cincinnati, Ohio, said in a statement: "No conclusions about the cause and manner of Mr Warmbier's death have been drawn at this time as there are additional medical records and imaging to review and people to interview".

Author: 0 Uber adding option to tip drivers

In addition to the tipping change, the company also said its drivers will now be paid while they wait for passengers and it has reduced the amount of time a passenger has to cancel a ride. Holt declined to describe what is planned during the rest of the campaign. Uber has just announced significant changes to their business in an email sent to drivers and delivery partners.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho reps deny €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

Other clients of Mendes who have ended up in Spain include the Portuguese full-back Fabio Coentrao - on the verge of joining Sporting Lisbon on loan from Real Madrid - and Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, now with Monaco but formerly at Atletico Madrid .

Research Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup
Author: 0 Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

Fernando Santos , Portugal's coach, whom led them to victory in last year's European Championships understands that they have a tough match ahead of them but is convinced that they will prevail. The Russians seemed to recover after the break as deep into the second half they began coining up unsafe attacks on the Portuguese goal one after another.

Research Federation Internationale de Football Association president pleased with video review results despite confusion at Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association president pleased with video review results despite confusion at Confederations Cup

In contrast, the New Zealand media contingent at this event consists of just one journalist. But their joy was short-lived however as Ral Jimenez pulled the Mexicans back level shortly after the restart with a thumping finish. Federation Internationale de Football Association said on Tuesday it had warned the FMF about the misconduct of a "small group of Mexican fans in relation to insulting and discriminatory chants" during Sunday's 2-2 draw against Portugal .

Author: 0 McCain: Only 'Stupid' Americans Would Still Have Interest In Visiting North Korea

The United States and China held high-level security talks Wednesday where North Korea is expected to be a top issue, especially in the wake of the death of an American college student following his comatose release from the North. He traveled to China during a break in his studies, and then onto North Korea with a tourist group. No evidence has emerged to support North Korea's claim that Warmbier fell into a coma after contracting botulism and taking a sleeping pill.

Author: 0 Hawking urges Moon landing by 2020 to 'elevate humanity'

Prof Hawking said that the goal would re-ignite the space programme and give humanity a sense of objective. He told scientists at the Storms Festival in Norway the earth only has a few hundred more years left of habitability before humans die due to climate change and lack of resources.

Research Rockwell Collins' Ortberg named top 100 CEO
Author: 0 Rockwell Collins' Ortberg named top 100 CEO

Glassdoor released its annual report honoring the Highest Rated CEOs , which highlights top leaders employees love working for at Small & Medium Companies in the U.S. He is ranked No. 32 on the list of top-rated CEOs for large companies in the United States. Moving beyond Mr. Cook personally and looking at the best places to work, Apple ranked #36 in Glassdoor's 2017 list, which is a drop from #25 previous year and a high of #10 in 2012.

Research Grenfell Resident Pleads Protesters To Remain Peaceful
Author: 0 Grenfell Resident Pleads Protesters To Remain Peaceful

This country is in a crisis, there's too much going on for us to ignore - the London Bridge attack, the Finsbury Park mosque attack. The Movement for Justice is the far-left organisation behind the planned Day of Rage on June 21. "There has been a 'Day of Rage " announced for Wednesday, trying to bring London to a standstill, ' a spokesman said yesterday. However, the Clement James Centre in north Kensington, which has been helping people affected by the fire, said it could not ...

Author: 0 Coroner still probing death of USA student held by N. Korea

Last week, the release of a detained United States tourist in what initially seemed a gesture of goodwill by Pyongyang turned sour when it was revealed that 22-year-old Otto Warmbier had been in a coma for some time. MORE: Donald Trump warns of "major, major conflict" with North KoreaMORE: Would Donald Trump actually attack North Korea? Mr Trump appeared to concede defeat in his efforts to curb North Korea's weapons program in a tweet on Tuesday.

Research Samsung's Galaxy Note8 to unpack on Aug
Author: 0 Samsung's Galaxy Note8 to unpack on Aug

Samsung's Galaxy Note8 smartphone will hit the shelves in the second half of August , just ten months after the company scrapped the ill-fated Galaxy Note7 handset, according to a Reuters report . And the Galaxy S8 platform comes with other perks, whether it's the great Gear VR headset for immersive games and apps, or the solid DeX dock, which turns your phone into a proper PC-like computing experience using an external screen.

Author: 0 Nasa finds 10 more Earth-like planets

This, of course, does not guarantee that those planets do have life on them but it is clear they they do have the most basic conditions to support life. Astronomers yesterday added 219 candidates to the growing list of planets beyond the solar system, 10 of which may be about the same size and temperature as Earth, boosting the chances for life.