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Liberals on 'Full War Footing' to Block GOP Health Bill

Liberals on 'Full War Footing' to Block GOP Health Bill

Republicans hope to vote on the legislation as early as next week. Lisa Murkowski voted against every Obamacare repeal bill that's come before the Senate this year - and became more popular with her state's voters in the process. "What we know is the non-partisan Rand Corporation, the only non-partisan group to weigh in, says this will be a travesty". "These were his words: He said he wants coverage for all, no discrimination based on pre-existing conditions, lower premiums for ...


United Nations envoy slams North Korea's 'reckless' behavior

United Nations envoy slams North Korea's 'reckless' behavior

The annual General Assembly begins Tuesday, when Trump will deliver his first address to the 193-member body. For his part, Trump tweeted Sunday morning that he spoke with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, and in the tweet referred to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as "Rocket Man".


Le Pen's top aide quits amid French far-right infighting

Le Pen's top aide quits amid French far-right infighting

Philippot said he believed that the party's attempt to reposition itself after its disappointing performance in both the May presidential and June parliamentary elections masked "a bad backward slide" towards the FN's hardline past. Le Pen floundered badly in the final presidential debate on the issue and ended up trailing Macron in the election run-off, garnering just 33.9 percent of the vote.



Military Options Against North Korea 'Overwhelming'

Trump is scheduled to address the world body, which he has criticized as weak and incompetent, on Tuesday. Mr Trump tweeted that he and South Korean president Moon Jae-in discussed North Korea during their latest telephone conversation yesterday.


Kamal Haasan to Meet Arvind Kejriwal for Lunch Today, Politics on Menu

Kamal Haasan to Meet Arvind Kejriwal for Lunch Today, Politics on Menu

It is rumoured that Kejriwal is likely to offer Haasan the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) platform to pursue his career in politics. The two will discuss politics and their views over lunch, sources said. According to official sources, Kamal Hassan congratulated the CPI (M)-led LDF government in Kerala for good governance on its first anniversary in May in 2017.


SEC Says Hackers Breached System, Accessed Data

SEC Says Hackers Breached System, Accessed Data

He said the hackers exploited a software vulnerability "in the test filing component" of EDGAR, which is the system used by SEC to collect and publish disclosures from listed companies. Clayton said attempts to hack the financial industry would continue. In July, months after the breach was detected, a congressional watchdog office warned that the Wall Street regulator was "at unnecessary risk of compromise" because of deficiencies in its information systems.