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Sen. Johnson: Without time to review health care bill, 'I won't

The Kentucky Republican says former President Barack Obama's health care law has been failing since its 2010 enactment and there's no reason to wait to erase it. The No. 3 Senate GOP leader, John Thune of South Dakota, said Republicans were moving toward phasing out Obama's enlargement of Medicaid to additional low-income people over five or six years.


Modi thanks those who participated in Yoga Day worldover

Modi thanks those who participated in Yoga Day worldover

Thousands of yoga fans took part in free yoga classes in the Times Square in central NY in the US on Wednesday to celebrate the Summer Solstice, the northern hemisphere's longest day of the year. Ambassador of India Sanjay Rana said that Yoga is a combination of physical exercises and breathing techniques which enhances physical, mental and spiritual health of the practitioner.



Petrol cars will be priced off roads to fuel electric growth

The target would reduce the average number of vehicle journeys each day by three million, even as the city's population is projected to climb from 8.7 million to 10.5 million over the next 25 years. He added: "But in the longer term, road pricing may be a viable solution to replace the current London charging regime because of its "pay as you use" philosophy - by its nature this is fairer than the flat rate fees drivers now pay to enter the congestion charging zone, and future Ultra Low ...



Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

Jackson had been to Sacramento and is recently rumored to likely become this year's No. 1 pick if Boston Celtics seals the deal. Philadelphia and Boston completed their trade of draft picks on Monday, the 76ers acquiring the No. The Celtics have been linked with either Josh Jackson of Kansas or Jayson Tatum of Duke at No. 3, although multiple media outlets reported the team may be willing to deal the pick.


Canadian charged in US airport attack investigated as terror

Canadian charged in US airport attack investigated as terror

They said the incident happened at 9:45 a.m.at the Bishop International Airport in Flint, Mich., located about 80 kilometres northwest of Detroit. The FBI said Ftouhi entered the U.S. Witnesses described seeing the suspect led away in handcuffs by police, Neville bleeding and a knife on the ground. Neville underwent surgery after the attack and is stable, Dougovito said.



Speculation grows that Amazon will face a rival bidder for Whole Foods

Mackey made the remarks during a town hall with Whole Foods employees after the deal was announced late last week, according to a transcript of the talk filed Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. But Short and others noted that even if Whole Foods gets an alternative offer, the other suitor will be hard-pressed to win a bidding war against Amazon, whose deep pockets include having a total stock-market value of $475 billion.