World

OJ Simpson granted parole, could be released from prison in October

OJ Simpson granted parole, could be released from prison in October

Simpson, 70, was freed after a parole board in Nevada granted it. O.J. Simpson, the former National Football League star, has been granted parole and is expected to be released from a Nevada prison in October. She told the parole board Thursday that the family realizes he's not flawless but has done the best he can. Simpson had been jailed for his part in a Las Vegas hotel room heist after being convicted of several charges including kidnapping.


Clinton less popular than Trump

Clinton less popular than Trump

Clinton has lost popularity among those who voted for her in November. It's not just a case of a damaged Democratic brand either; as pollster J. Ann Selzer points out, other Democrats measured in the Bloomberg series do well. The Bloomberg poll says Clinton's unfavorable rating has slowly increased since 2013, but it's climbed even more so since the 2016 presidential election.


Million Would Lose Coverage Under New Senate Health Plan: CBO

Million Would Lose Coverage Under New Senate Health Plan: CBO

The Obamacare Repeal Reconciliation Act of 2017, which would repeal many provisions of the ACA, would increase the number of people who are uninsured by 17 million in 2018. By 2026 premiums for the higher cost-sharing plan would only be 25 percent lower than under current law as rising health care costs outpaced federal subsidies.


Donald Trump: Comey Used 'Golden Showers' Dossier As Leverage

Donald Trump: Comey Used 'Golden Showers' Dossier As Leverage

It's what we were taught, all of us as prosecutors and agents. In the days following his firing, Comey handed over memos he made about his conversations with President Trump to a Columbia University law university friend, who then passed them along to reporters.


Wipro Q1 Profit Rises; Board Approves $1.7 Bln Share Buyback

Wipro Q1 Profit Rises; Board Approves $1.7 Bln Share Buyback

Meanwhile, the IT outsourcer also announced a share buyback to the tune of Rs. 11,000 crore at a price of Rs. 320 per share. Wipro's board has approved purchase of up to 343.75 million shares at 320 rupees apiece, the Mumbai- and New York-listed software exporter said in a statement.



8th Man in Trump Jr. Meeting Once Probed for Money Laundering

The New York Times reported that other world leaders were surprised when Trump left his chair at the banquet and headed towards Putin, who was seated next to First Lady Melania Trump. The meeting, initially scheduled to last 30 minutes, went for over two hours as the presidents discussed Ukraine, Syria, as well as cyber security, making what Moscow called a breakthrough on Syrian peace initiatives.