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4 ways the proposed healthcare bill could affect moms

The bill would also repeal almost all the taxes imposed in the ACA to pay for the new benefits, including taxes on wealthy individuals and much of the health industry. GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC also said the CBO report showed the "Collapse and Replace" of Obamacare "may prove to be the most effective path forward".



Two more arrests made in relation to UK concert bombing

Interior minister Amber Rudd had described the leaks as "irritating" early on Thursday, after details about bomber Salman Abedi , including his name, first appeared in USA media, adding that Britain's allies were perfectly clear that it "shouldn't happen again".


Police activity at Newark airport — PAPD

Police activity at Newark airport — PAPD

Essex County's bomb squad had responded the to call and the device was cleared. Newark International is one of the busiest transit hubs in the country. This first tweet was followed up by another tweet almost an hour later in which authorities hinted that the security concern has been addressed. At 6:08 p.m., the Port Authority confirmed the package was cleared by authorities at Terminal A, noting that passengers should expect some residual delays.



Florida State beats Duke 5-1, advances to ACC title game

The Blue Devils face the Pool A victor - top-seeded Louisville or eighth-seeded Florida State - Saturday at 1 p.m. "I'm disappointed", Duke coach Chris Pollard said. "I was excited about how aggressive we were and how opportunistic we were", said O'Connor. "It has become a strength". "Runners were in motion, so I knew if I got a hit we were definitely going to get two", Proctor said.


Democrats see hope for 2018 in thin GOP victory in Montana

Democrats see hope for 2018 in thin GOP victory in Montana

They had set up to interview Gianforte when reporter Ben Jacobs of The Guardian walked in and asked the candidate to comment on the Congressional Budget Office's evaluation, released that day, of the House Republican health care plan. Jacobs grabbed Greg's wrist, and spun away from Greg, pushing them both to the ground. Problematically for Gianforte, his version of events is at odds with audio captured by Jacobs' recorder.



British Airways cancels flights amid global computer outage

British Airways has cancelled all its flights from London's two biggest airports until Saturday (Shenzhen: 002291.SZ - news ) evening after a global computer system outage caused confusion and chaos, with thousands of passengers queuing for hours and planes left stuck on runways.