Million fewer Americans insured under House GOP bill, says CBO

An earlier analysis of the bill estimated that 24 million Americans would lose health insurance by 2026 if it becomes law. H.R. 1628, the “American Health Care Act of 2017, ” the Republicans replacement of Obamacare, would reduce federal defici... More..

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by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

CBO scores Trumpcare bill, estimates 23 million lose insurance by 2026

That number is 1 million fewer than an analysis of a March draft version of the bill. That dollar figure was a considerable change from the original version of the bill that CBO said would have saved $337 b...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

What the CBO does and how it gets its numbers

Wednesday's CBO forecast creating fresh political challenges for the Republican Party. This analysis represents a slight coverage improvement from previous CBO reports , which estimated 24 million peop...More..

SC bench to hear Hussain Nawaz's application on May 29
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

SC bench to hear Hussain Nawaz's application on May 29

He directed the FIA director to report any problems faced by the members of the JIT to the court . Earlier, JIT was considering to send a questionnaire to the PM House and made a decision to summon Hussain N...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Report says bill leaves 51m uninsured in 2026

States could also gain permission for insurers to charge older customers far higher premiums. MacArthur continued to defend the legislation, arguing that the status quo would result in an insurance market col...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

U.S. warship challenges China in South China Sea

The patrol on Wednesday came within 12 nautical miles of the island, meaning that it is considered a challenge to China's claim under worldwide law. The first "freedom of navigation operation" since the admin...More..

Cannabis extract cuts seizures for epilepsy patients
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Cannabis extract cuts seizures for epilepsy patients

Unlike tetrahydrocannabinol , or THC , it does not produce a high. GW has also announced the results of two Phase 3 trials for cannabidiol in another form of epilepsy called Lennox-Gastaut syndrome , the...More..

Topshop Australia Has Gone Into Voluntary Administration
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Topshop Australia Has Gone Into Voluntary Administration

Nearly six years after opening stores in Australia , fashion retailer Topshop Australia has been placed into voluntary administration amid mounting debts. Austradia, which had annual sales of about $90 mill...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Purdue defends budget's food stamp cuts to angry Democrats

We need to summon that governing attitude again. Trump's budget would cut US funding for global health programs including efforts focusing on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria by about one quarter, to ab...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Salman Abedi buys rucksack in CCTV footage from days before attack

In Britain, police arrested four more suspects linked to Salman Abedi , who killed 22 people at Manchester Arena at the end of a concert by U.S. singer Ariana Grande . The Home Secretary said she did not be...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump meets pope: 'Honor of lifetime'

Melania turned to o. "We can use peace", said the president, concurring with the symbolism. Pope Francis urged United States President Donald Trump to be a peacemaker at their highly anticipated firs...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Meet Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus - the new World Health Organization chief

The delegates chose Ghebreyesus over U.K.'s Dr. David Nabarro , in the final round of election. Dr Sania Nishtar , a Pakistani cardiologist and expert in non-communicable diseases on the other hand, was eli...More..

Donald Trump denied Melania's hand - again
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Donald Trump denied Melania's hand - again

The most noteworthy moment of Trump's Bethlehem speech was when he turned to Abbas and said, "peace can never take root in an environment where violence is tolerated, funded or rewarded". On a visit to the Ya...More..

Hair cuts: Trump budget is a start
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Hair cuts: Trump budget is a start

Every presidential budget is merely an administration's statement of priorities, and there is never any expectation it will survive Congress intact. In agriculture , it would limit subsidies to farmers , in...More..

Trump congratulates Philippine President Duterte on his handling of 'the drug problem'
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump congratulates Philippine President Duterte on his handling of 'the drug problem'

During the call, the militant demanded a unilateral ceasefire in Marawi city, Mindanao, between security forces and the group's members, or the hostages would be killed, the prelate said . The declaration of...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Ariana Grande Returns to the United States after Manchester Concert Bombing

Military personnel may also be seen at other events over the coming weeks, such as concerts and football matches, working under the command of police officers, May said. Last week, the U.S. President Donald Tru...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump budget proposal would dramatically cut foreign aid

Republicans on Capitol Hill parted ways with the president not only on many of his deepest cuts , but also on some of his smaller proposals , like resurrecting a national nuclear-waste repository in Nevad...More..

Turkey summons US Ambassador over clash during Erdogan's US visit
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Turkey summons US Ambassador over clash during Erdogan's US visit

Turkish police said on Tuesday they are seeking 144 people including police, soldiers and prosecutors, over suspected links to the network of a US -based cleric blamed by Ankara for orchestrating last year'...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Bennett again urges Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Mrs. Trump said it's "beautiful to be here", but refrained from answering any other questions. Questions are swirling over whether President Donald Trump's administration intends to change USA policy by dec...More..

Miami's Zika Outbreak Began Months Before It Was First Detected
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Miami's Zika Outbreak Began Months Before It Was First Detected

Prof Nick Loman, of the University of Birmingham's School of Biosciences, said: "Genome sequencing has become a powerful tool for studying emerging infectious diseases, however, genome sequencing directly fro...More..