Saudi Arabia demands Qatar close Al Jazeera, sever ties with Iran

The demands regarding Al-Jazeera, the Doha-based satellite broadcaster, state that Qatar must also shut down all affiliates. The demands, handed to Qatar by Kuwait , also require that Qatar stop interfering in the four countries' domestic and fore... More..

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Massachusetts Senate passes marijuana bill calling for revisions to law
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Massachusetts Senate passes marijuana bill calling for revisions to law

Phil Scott , who vetoed a similar bill, S. 22, in late May. But only a majority voted to take action on the bill, with nearly all Republican House members voting 'no'. A 28 percent tax may seem like a great...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

"Next Gen Ken:" Mattel Releases New, Diverse Ken Dolls

The dolls' clothing also has also been updated to looks including skinny jeans, faded denim shorts, and other contemporary styles, USA Today reported . The company had a rocky start to 2017, with a 15 percen...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Senate Republicans Work To Gather Votes To Pass Health Care Bill

That would drive up costs. So the president's dream of getting an Obamacare repeal-replacement bill passed anytime soon is nearly certainly on hold. Senate Republicans already planned to keep the Cadillac...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said he hoped for a Senate vote by the end of next week. Under special rules McConnell is using that will block Democrats from using a filibuster to kill the bi...More..

Srikanth reaches final of Australia Super Series
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Srikanth reaches final of Australia Super Series

The match lasted 37 minutes. Kidambi Srikanth's dream run continues as he reaches into the finals of the Australian Super Series. He will face the victor of the match between China's Chen Long and Korea'...More..

Breastfeeding Might Reduce Cardiovascular Risk
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Breastfeeding Might Reduce Cardiovascular Risk

In total, there were 23,983 stroke cases and 16,671 cases of coronary heart disease, including heart attacks , during those eight years. However, there are also several advantages for the breastfeeding mot...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Mayor Landrieu Issues Statement on Senate GOP Health Care Bill

Trump welcomed the bill but indicated changes might be in store, tweeting: "I am very supportive of the Senate #Healthcarebill ". Trump's role is expected to become more pronounced in coming days as ...More..

India converges to celebrate Int'l Yoga Day
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

India converges to celebrate Int'l Yoga Day

On the occasion of International Day of Yoga - 2017, the Prime Minister today participated in a mass Yoga demonstration event in Lucknow . The crowd was soon joined by PM Modi, who was accompanied by the chi...More..

Waco kids get free summer meals
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Waco kids get free summer meals

For the first time this year, the program is also held at the community center and library in Beech Creek to help attract students who attend Liberty-Curtin Elementary School in nearby Blanchard. When Vacation ...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Russian Federation threatens to treat USA aircraft as targets in Syria

The Shahed-129 UAV was shot down by the US Strike Eagle about 12:30 am on Tuesday morning after it advanced on Coalition forces and showed intent hostile. "We expect that it will be provided", he said. Russia...More..

Critics: Bill would have let abortion-seekers kill anyone
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Critics: Bill would have let abortion-seekers kill anyone

The bill included language meant to protect women who want abortions and the doctors who perform them from being charged with murder, but it was written so vaguely that some argued the wording would allow pre...More..

Mexico central bank seen raising rates, maybe for last time this year
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Mexico central bank seen raising rates, maybe for last time this year

Total food prices fell 0.1% from a year ago, the eighth consecutive monthly decline. Last month's smaller inflation number could weigh on the central bank's decision, as the rate moved further away from its i...More..

Pressure nothing new for All Blacks, says Read
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Pressure nothing new for All Blacks, says Read

But he rated the first Test of this Lions series as "probably the most important right now" in his illustrious career. With 14 wins in their last 15 Tests―only Ireland have knocked them off their perch―the ...More..

Huge stuffed cow saves 2-year-old boy after fall out window
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Huge stuffed cow saves 2-year-old boy after fall out window

Luckily, his fall was broken by a huge stuffed animal - a black and white cow. "He had some abrasions and a laceration on his forehead, but we think he's going to be OK", said Quatieri. Quateri said the incid...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'

The demonstrators were heard chanting, "Don't cut Medicaid , save our liberty". The bill would end Obama's tax penalties on people who don't buy insurance - effectively ending the so-called individual mandat...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in North Korea

Mr Portman told reporters that North Korea must be held accountable for what happened to the 22-year-old University of Virginia student, who died on Monday . "The world stage is secondary to the fact that ...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

List of demands on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations

An unspecified sum in compensation was also requested, and as well as an agreement to shut down Turkey's military presence in Qatar . Additionally, they have ordered authorities to expel their citizens n...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

When is Eid Al Fitr 2017 in UAE, Saudi Arabia? Date Announced

According to Saudi TV news channel Al Arabiya, 31 out of 43 members of Saudi Arabia's Allegiance Council voted in favour of Prince Mohammed bin Salman as the new crown prince. Mohammed bin Salman's appoi...More..

7 prospects who are climbing NBA Draft boards
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

7 prospects who are climbing NBA Draft boards

He's already learned about life at the trade deadline. So if Markelle Fultz is picked at number one, as expected, by the Philadelphia 76ers he could take home $5,091,500, per Spotrac . "I've got an opportun...More..