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North Korea Denies it Tortured Detainee Warmbier

Doctors said the University of Virginia student had suffered severe brain damage while in North Korean detention. Among the expected speakers are Warmbier's brother, Austin, his sister, Greta, and some of his friends, according to the funeral program.



Pelosi confident of her caucus' support

Their action plan: Keep talking. When it comes to her detractors, Pelosi said "my decision about how long I stay is not up to them". The race for Georgia's 6th district was the most expensive House race in U.S. When the astonishingly awful health plan is finally made public and people watch their parents, children, siblings and friends be denied health care, and when they experience the full horror of President Trump's foreign policy, Democrats will win in district after ...


Northam, Gillespie Win Virginia Governor Nominations

Northam, Gillespie Win Virginia Governor Nominations

As the election neared, Perriello and Northam increasingly appealed to the more liberal wing of the Democratic Party. No matter what happens on Tuesday, national political prognosticators are going to attempt to draw a grand conclusion on what the result tells us about American voters in the era of Trump.



Residents evacuated from London tower block over safety fears

Police also said both the insulation and tiles used in cladding at the 24-storey Grenfell Tower block failed all post-fire safety tests. The tower blocks, located in the Camden area of north London , are covered in the same cladding that surrounded Grenfell Tower, officials said.



Republicans release draft health care bill

Within the insurance industry, officials have chose to protest the eventual cuts to Medicaid but accept for now the relief - short-term though it is - that the measure would offer them in the individual market. "Senate Republicans kept their health care bill completely secret from the American people until the 11th hour, and now we know why". "Medicaid is a critical backstop of coverage for mental health treatment, and for millions of older Americans, children and individuals with disabilities".



Russian submarine, warships fire cruise missiles at IS targets in Syria

Over a third (36 percent) say Russia's troops are the best in the world, while 47 percent are only willing to go as far as calling them one of the top militaries in the world. Macron said . If US surveillance detected a mass mobilization of Russian jets in response to the back-and-forth, the US wouldn't just wait politely for Russians to get their planes in the sky so they can fight back.