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Verma to Idaho: Non-ACA plans are illegal, but they shouldn't be

Verma to Idaho: Non-ACA plans are illegal, but they shouldn't be

The ACA system now requires issuers of new individual major medical coverage to cover at least about 60% of the value of a standardized essential health benefits (EHB) package, and to cover EHB services without any annual or lifetime benefits caps.



European Union hopes that it can get USA tariff exemption

Striking a defiant tone, European Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen called Trump's speech protectionist, saying it remained unclear how a potential exclusion process would work. "We work together. We can not possibly be a threat to national security in the USA, so we are counting on being excluded", she said. "We will have to protect our industry with rebalancing measures, safeguards", she said.


Video of border agents' arrest of mom in National City sparks outrage

Video of border agents' arrest of mom in National City sparks outrage

A protest is planned Friday morning outside City Hall offices in National City a day after a video began circulating on social media showing a mother being snatched off a National City street and hauled away by federal authorities in front of her frantic, crying daughters.


Saudis prep for WAR - Kingdom to buy 50 fighter jets from UK

Saudis prep for WAR - Kingdom to buy 50 fighter jets from UK

Golf's European Tour has agreed a long-term deal to stage a tournament in Saudi Arabia , marking the first time that a professional golf event has been played in the country. Saudi Crown Prince reviewed with the UK Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson the means of strategic cooperation and developing defense, military and anti-terrorism efforts, on Friday, at the North Holt Air Base.


Australia to renew campaign for tariff exemptions on national security grounds

Australia to renew campaign for tariff exemptions on national security grounds

Trump announced on Thursday that he's slapping a 25 percent tariff on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum. Mr Turnbull confirmed the phone call and said he had a "very good and productive discussion" in which he reminded the President of the two countries' strong military alliance and the "very fair and reciprocal" nature of the trade relationship between the U.S.