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Suspect shot after explosion at Brussels train station

The Islamic State group claimed the attacks , which were carried out by the same jihadist cell behind the November 2016 Paris attacks that killed 130 people. "He seems to have set off his device when the soldiers started paying attention to him". "He was talking about the jihadists and all that and then at some point he shouted: " Allahu akbar " and blew up the little suitcase he had next to him".


Uber adds option to tip drivers as it heads in new direction

Uber adds option to tip drivers as it heads in new direction

Driver pressure will have played a significant factor - but it is likely that wider concerns are what prompted this latest move by Uber , a company left in tatters after a hugely critical report into its culture . Uber passengers in Canada may soon find themselves facing a classic service industry conundrum: "How much should I tip?" "And that's how we intend to keep it".


Scalise was close to death when he arrived at the hospital: doctor

Scalise was close to death when he arrived at the hospital: doctor

Congressional Democrats beat their Republican counterparts in Washington's annual charity baseball game , an event marked by the shooting of Rep. The bullet traveled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding. "He was in critical condition with an imminent risk of death", Sava said .



No 'proof' on 'collusion' with Russians, says Trump

The Washington Post reported Wednesday that special counsel Robert Mueller is seeking interviews with Coats and two other Trump administration officials and that the Russian Federation investigation is widening to examine whether President Donald Trump tried to obstruct justice.


Dems hit secrecy of GOP health care bill, threaten delays

Dems hit secrecy of GOP health care bill, threaten delays

They're all going to oppose it, but they can't ultimately stop it from eventually getting an up-or-down vote. "I always believe legislation is best crafted through the normal order", Collins told the Portland Press Herald. Vicki said that if she can't rely on Medicaid then she will have to decide, "Do I feed my child or do I get him the medication that he needs?" In short, the exchange above is far preferable to Republicans than having to defend the substance of their party's plans on ...



Trump attorney: President is not under investigation

President Donald Trump , whose combative instincts are to lash out and never retreat, appears to be shaping a legal team in his own image. The White House recently bolstered the legal team's credentials by hiring former prosecutor John Dowd, who may be best known for investigating allegations of improper gambling by baseball player Pete Rose.