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Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare' Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'
- June 23, 2017

The measure also helps people who purchase insurance out of pocket, known as the individual marketplace, afford the insurance through tax credits based on income, combining the ideas behind Obamacare and the House bill. Some of the biggest changes this bill makes are to Medicaid , the entitlement program that provides health care to low-income Americans. The additional funds would continue through 2020, and be gradually reduced until they are entirely eliminated in 2024. (more...)
Bollywood incomplete without Karan Johar: Saif Ali Khan Bollywood incomplete without Karan Johar: Saif Ali Khan
- June 21, 2017

He said that he wonders why his daughter would choose something like this after having studied overseas where she could have chosen a better work and lived in NY. And everyone lives in constant fear. "This is not the life, any parent would want for their children", he added. I knew then that she wanted this for herself. (more...)
Popular bhojpuri actress Anjali Shrivastava found dead in her Mumbai home Popular bhojpuri actress Anjali Shrivastava found dead in her Mumbai home
- June 21, 2017

Anjali was staying in a rented flat in Parimal Society in a posh locality in Juhu. A closed circuit television camera mounted near Anjali's flat by her next-door neighbour shows her entering her residence on Saturday afternoon. As reported by ANI, she said "We just want the police to probe the matter thoroughly". Srivastava, who has acted in several Bhojpuri films, had recently finished shooting for Kehu Ta Dil Mein Ba . (more...)
Man City to bring in full-back replacements Alves and Walker Man City to bring in full-back replacements Alves and Walker
- June 20, 2017

Guardiola knows all about the qualities of Alves having worked with him at Barcelona during his four years in charge at the Nou Camp. Meanwhile, there are reports of a move for Juventus right-back Dani Alves . Alves has enjoyed a glittering career, winning the Champions League three times, La Liga on six occasions and now Serie A as well. Manchester City are without a properly recognised right-back after releasing both Pablo Zabaleta and Bacary Sagna at the end of their ... (more...)
'Cars 3' races to first place at the box office 'Cars 3' races to first place at the box office
- June 20, 2017

The Tupac Shakur biopic " All Eyez On Me " was third in its debut weekend , opening with $ 27 million . Look for a weekend of about $9 million for Rough Night . " Wonder Woman " has racked up $571.8 million globally . " 47 Meters Down ", $11.5 million 6. Lionsgate's Codeblack Films partnered with Lionsgate on the movie, which was released on what would have been the iconic rapper's 46th birthday. (more...)
Why Keshia Knight Pulliam Is Supporting Bill Cosby
- June 18, 2017

Cosby , 79, has pleaded not guilty to drugging and molesting Andrea Constand at his Pennsylvania home in 2004. Attorney Michael Bressler, who has been watching the trial proceedings, said long deliberations, in general, could be an indication that an ongoing debate is happening behind the closed doors as jurors take "issue with some of the facts". (more...)
British PM May faces mounting criticism over London tower block blaze British PM May faces mounting criticism over London tower block blaze
- June 17, 2017

On Friday fire crews again used water to damp down the charred building as they began a third day of picking through the tower's charred remains. Firefighters have said they did not expect to find any more survivors after rescuing 65 from Wednesday's fire, which turned the social housing block - home to about 600 people - into a flaming torch in minutes. (more...)
Singer Adele joins vigil for victims of London tower block inferno
- June 17, 2017

POP stars Adele and Rita Ora have lent a hand with the Grenfell Tower relief efforts. "Respect to both of you", FourMee wrote in her post. 'I used to play in that block - I want to do all I can do to help'. Following the tragic events which began on Tuesday night in West London , pictures have been broadcast around the world showing the horrific fire which has sadly claimed the lives of so many people and devastated the lives of many more. (more...)
Growing frenzy outside court as Cosby deliberations wear on Growing frenzy outside court as Cosby deliberations wear on
- June 15, 2017

In one of the biggest United States celebrity trials in years, a guilty verdict could see the judge sentence Cosby up to 10 years in prison and a $25,000 fine on each count. Cosby testified under oath more than a decade ago as part of Constand's civil suit against him. Cosby is charged with drugging and molesting Constand in 2004. (more...)
Katy Perry Thinks Taylor Swift Is Trying To 'Assassinate' Her Character
- June 13, 2017

The albums - including 2012's " Red " and breakout hit " Fearless " - were pulled from Spotify in 2014, ahead of the release of 1989. Taylor Swift is making all of our "Wildest Dreams" come true with a big announcement that's sure to rock the music world. (more...)
Across the US, marches and rallies in support of LGBT rights Across the US, marches and rallies in support of LGBT rights
- June 12, 2017

Protesters affiliated with the group No Justice, No Pride blocked this year's Capital Pride Parade on three separate occasions, delaying the parade and forcing participants to use an alternative route, in protest of the participation of police officers and certain corporate sponsors. (more...)
National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4 National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4
- June 11, 2017

Ananya's winning word, marocain , is a French word for a dress fabric of ribbed crepe, made of silk or wool or both. " I knew them all ". At 11:30 p.m. "We'd like you to spell a word", Camerota said. Whoever takes the title, he or she will be the first outright victor in a while. Rohan's close call was even more heartbreaking. (more...)
Unionists, Tories come to terms on United Kingdom government
- June 11, 2017

Speaking after visiting Buckingham Palace, she said only her party had the "legitimacy" to govern after winning the most seats and votes. Prime Minister Theresa May had sent Gavin Williamson, her chief whip, to Belfast to lead talks with the DUP. (more...)
'I wanted it to stop,' accuser tells Cosby trial 'I wanted it to stop,' accuser tells Cosby trial
- June 11, 2017

Andrea Constand told a packed Pennsylvania courtroom on Tuesday that she could feel Bill Cosby's hands on her body, but the drugs in her system would not let her stop him. "She could go to school", he said. Cosby, a university trustee, followed the athletics department closely, she said. He's maintained that his sexual contact with Constand was consensual. (more...)
Late Hugo Lloris howler hands France shock WCQ defeat in Sweden Late Hugo Lloris howler hands France shock WCQ defeat in Sweden
- June 10, 2017

France and Sweden are tied on points (13) atop their UEFA qualifying group, but Sweden has gone ahead on goal differential with the shock ending. It was a goal worthy of winning any game, but the lead lasted just six minutes before Sweden levelled things up with a well-taken goal of their own as Durmaz fired a first-time strike into the bottom corner after a cross had travelled all the way through to him. (more...)
Amanda Bynes Is Normal and That's Not as Much Fun Amanda Bynes Is Normal and That's Not as Much Fun
- June 10, 2017

But I was on drugs and trying to be hilarious. Bynes also commented on her infamous 2013 tweet where she said, "I want @drake to murder my vagina ". "It just means-fuck me, Drake! ". "For the record, Amanda does not have schizophrenia, nor has she ever been diagnosed with it", People was told. (more...)
WH social media director Dan Scavino warned after tweet
- June 10, 2017

But after complaints about his tweet attacking Amash, Scavino quickly altered details on his personal Twitter page, removing the reference to his current post at the White House and photos of Trump supporters at a rally holding signs. The congressman is part of the House Freedom Caucus, which initially opposed a health care reform bill championed by House Republicans and the White House. (more...)
First Poster Of Imtiaz Ali's Next With Anushka And SRK Is Out First Poster Of Imtiaz Ali's Next With Anushka And SRK Is Out
- June 10, 2017

Yeah, it's an obvious twist to Hollywood's most fav rom-com "When Harry Met Sally", featuring Meg Ryan and Bill Crystal. The title is also reminiscent of Imtiaz's own superhit movie Jab We Met . Here go a first look of the film. PS: Since the film has been produced by SRK's Red Chillies, the Baadshah is finally being able to play his cards smartly, unlike in the past. (more...)
We Love Manchester Emergency Fund passes £10 million mark
- June 07, 2017

The singer said she had not planned to play so many of her hits during the show but changed her mind after meeting Mrs Campbell. Thank you @ arianagrande for inviting us to be a part of something so special, and for being the handsome human that you are. (more...)
Al Gore: Trump's Paris decision 'indefensible' Al Gore: Trump's Paris decision 'indefensible'
- June 07, 2017

On ABC's "This Week," Pruitt said Trump is aware that the climate changes, but the real question is how effective the Paris agreement really would be. Erik Solheim, executive director of the United Nations Environment Program, said in an interview that "the biggest losers will be the American people". (more...)
DC Characters Who Could Kill Wonder Woman
- June 04, 2017

I was, however, hopeful when early reactions were very positive. A lot of us have learned a valuable lesson or 10 from Wonder Woman , but Christie Marston was actually reared by the superhero - you see, Wonder Woman was her grandmother, literally. (more...)
Van hits pedestrians on London Bridge
- June 04, 2017

London bridge is shut down for investigation, June 3, 2017 . CNN reported that this event was not connected to the attacks on the bridge and in Borough Market, according to London's Metropolitan Police . "They all have paramedics assisting them at the moment". London Ambulance have said: "We're responding to this incident and more information will follow when we have it". (more...)
Brits, Kiwis advance to next round in America's Cup prelims
- June 04, 2017

The defender takes a one bonus point into the America's Cup final. Team New Zealand has chosen to face BAR Great Britain in the semi finals of the America's Cup challenger series after a disappointing day on the water. “One thing that is pretty powerful in our boat is weve got a dedicated technician in Tom Slingsby and Kyle Langford is also included, ” he said. The Kiwis, who came into the day sitting second in the standings , just a point behind Oracle Team USA, started the race in the ... (more...)
EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact
- June 03, 2017

Macron said US scientists and entrepreneurs would "find in France a second homeland", inviting them to live in France where they could "work together on concrete solutions for our climate, our environment". Referring to "the latest unfortunate decisions of the new administration", Tusk said that the European Union and China had "demonstrated solidarity with future generations and responsibility for the whole planet" by reaffirming their climate change commitment. (more...)
Southern rock founding father Gregg Allman dies at age 69
- June 03, 2017

Of all the albums Leavell has played on, he noted that Gregg Allman's Laid Back and The Allman Brothers Band's Brothers and Sisters "are probably the two records that I am most proud to have my name on". In March he canceled concerts scheduled for June and announced he would not be touring in 2017. Duane Allman had quickly ascended to the pantheon of guitar heroes, not just from his contributions to the Allman band, but from his session work with Aretha Franklin, Wilson ... (more...)