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California Single Payer Health Care Bill Could Cost $400 Billion

California Single Payer Health Care Bill Could Cost $400 Billion The plan would cover all residents of California, including illegal immigrants, and users would not pay any premiums, copays, or deductibles, the Los Angeles Times reported . "It will cost employers and taxpayers billions of dollars and result in significant loss of jobs in the state", the Chamber of Commerce said in its opposition letter. [Full Article...]

India hints at approaching UN Security Council if Pakistan defies ICJ verdict

The statement comes in the wake of the verdict by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) whereby Pakistan has been told to "take all measures to ensure that [Indian spy Kulbhushan] Jadhav is not executed till the final decision of this court". [Full Article...]

Brexit battle is central to Liberal Democrat manifesto

Mr Farron has previously dismissed questions about the future of his leadership, claiming he is exclusively focused on winning on June 8. The party also supports reversing a number of benefit cuts introduced by the present government - and by the Coalition the Lib Dems were once part of - such as the "bedroom tax", which cuts housing benefit for some tenants. [Full Article...]

Qualcomm (QCOM) Stock Jumps, Hold For Further Gains

The wireless technology company reported $1.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.29. Macquarie Grp Inc has invested 0.36% in QUALCOMM, Inc . (NASDAQ:QCOM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "3 Reasons Now Is The Time To Buy Qualcomm " published on May 15, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titl... [Full Article...]

Ariana Grande 'Broken' After Manchester Arena Attack

Ariana Grande 'Broken' After Manchester Arena Attack Saffie was quiet and unassuming with a creative flair. Georgina Callander from Lancashire was also killed in the attack, Runshaw College Sixth Form Centre confirmed on its Facebook page. "I noticed I was bleeding, but it was weird because it didn't even hurt", he says. "That she's in a hospital somewhere wanting mebut no one can get a hold of me because they don't know who she is - or that s... [Full Article...]

10 people seated on jury in Bill Cosby's sex assault trial

The case has attracted worldwide publicity the judge hopes to shield from jurors when the trial starts June 5 in suburban Philadelphia. Cosby's lawyers succeeded in having jury selection determined 300 miles (480km) from the Pennsylvania town where the trial is scheduled to begin, arguing it would be hard to find an unbiased panel in Norristown. [Full Article...]

President Trump expected to retain attorney for Russia inquiry

Trump is interested in hiring a team of lawyers to guide him, according to anonymous sources who spoke with the Post. He would represent Trump in the investigation into Russian Federation ties being run by former FBI Director Robert Mueller, who was appointed as special counsel by the Justice Department last week. [Full Article...]

Saudi oil minister expects extension of production cut deal

Goldman Sachs said output would increase from OPEC members that were exempt from the cuts. Saudi Arabia and non-OPEC Russia have been pushing to extend the cuts from the end of June until March 2018. Pradhan had a one-to-one meeting with the secretary general of OPEC , Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo and later he discussed bilateral issues of interest at a delegation level dialogue. [Full Article...]

OnePlus 5 Will Sport A 3.5mm Port, Front Fingerprint Scanner

OnePlus 5 Will Sport A 3.5mm Port, Front Fingerprint Scanner The tweet shows four colour options - black, a weird mix of green-pink-blue, red and a shade of gold. OnePlus has also confirmed that it is partnering with DxO to make the OnePlus 5's camera better. The OnePlus is expected to rock the Snapdragon 835 with 6GB or 8GB of RAM along with a rumored QuadHD display. Obviously the device is expected to ship with Android 7.1.1 Nougat on board. [Full Article...]

Glencore explores possible takeover of Bunge in agricultural commodity trading

Glencore explores possible takeover of Bunge in agricultural commodity trading The company did not say more about a potential offer that its Glencore Agriculture Ltd unit made to Bunge . Discussions may or may not take place and there is no certainty. CPPIB and bcIMC declined to comment about a possible partnership with Bunge . "We have looked in the USA, it's no secret". The purchase would make Glencore a global player in the agricultural market, and comes less than... [Full Article...]

Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget

Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget House Speaker Paul Ryan says President Donald Trump's budget proposal for the coming fiscal year prioritizes "American taxpayers over Washington bureaucrats" while strengthening the military. President Trump's first full budget proposal lands on lawmakers' desks Tuesday morning. "When we do that, we will set free the dreams of every American, and we will begin a new chapter of American grea... [Full Article...]

CVS Pharmacy removing sunscreen lower than SPF 15 from shelves

CVS Pharmacy removing sunscreen lower than SPF 15 from shelves Brands like Coppertone, Banana Boat and some Neutrogena products were ranked among the worst sunscreens for kids , due to misleading SPF numbers and potentially risky chemicals . "A whole shot glass of sunscreen every two hours". The issue with mineral-based products, Lunder says, is they often, when applied, tint the skin white, and don't have the cosmetic appeal of breezy sprays (which a... [Full Article...]

Trump to meet Palestinian leader Abbas in West Bank

President Trump Tuesday offered up the dubious proposition that the Palestinians are ready for peace with Israel . Trump provided few specifics about how a deal might be achieved in a peace process that has been stalled for years. Trump later visited Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust memorial, for a wreath laying ceremony. Trump repeatedly slammed the 2015 Iran nuclear deal - one of the m... [Full Article...]

United States should stand by the Paris Agreement on Climate Change

United States should stand by the Paris Agreement on Climate Change It would sustain a reputational hit, suffer worldwide backlash and isolation, leave a leadership vacuum for China to fill and lose out on the potential economic opportunities arising from participating in global action on climate change. [Full Article...]

Trump stresses 'unshakable' bond between United States and Israel during Jerusalem speech

Trump . Later Tuesday, Mr Trump will return to Jerusalem to visit the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial and give a speech at the Israel Museum before wrapping up his two-day stop and flying on to Europe. The Palestinians "are committed to working with you to reach a historic peace deal between us and Israel ", he said. The President reinforced the message when he went on to have a mee... [Full Article...]

Trump travels to Bethlehem for talks with Palestinian president

His visit to Saudi Arabia and speech to leaders from over 50 majority-Muslim countries is reflective of that. Monday, President Donald and First Lady Melania Trump toured the home of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara . [Full Article...]

Iran foreign minister scorns Trump after speech, arms deal

That its name is similar to Obama's euphemistic "Countering Violent Extremism" program, so named to avoid any hint that Islam might have something to do with terrorism, was not a good sign . Drive them out of your places of worship. The Commerce secretary, who accompanied Trump to the oil-rich kingdom over the weekend, said he found it "fascinating" that he did not see "a single hint of a p... [Full Article...]

Woman hailed as 'Angel of Manchester' for saving teens from deadly blast

At least 22 people, including minors, were killed and 59 injured when a lone male suicide bomber detonated an improvised explosive device as fans left a concert by United States singer Ariana Grande , police have said. In another post 14 minutes later, she said she was taking "loads of kids" to a nearby Premier Inn. Immediately after the explosion, the hashtag #RoomforManchester began to tr... [Full Article...]

JIT to present first interim report on Panama case today

The JIT is empowered to summon the prime minister, his sons and others, if required, including Finance Minister Ishaq Dar or the prime minister's daughter, Maryam Nawaz Sharif. Justice Azmat Saeed observed that the bench has seen the report and was not expressing dissatisfaction over it. PTI chairman Imran Khan - the main petitioner - has reportedly attended the session in the top court pertaini... [Full Article...]

Boy found dead in car that was stolen, 3 arrests

The capital murder charge means prosecutors could seek the death penalty if the three are convicted, Guest said. Surveillance video captured the suspects pulling up to the vehicle Kingston was in just moments after his mother, Ebony Archie , entered the store. [Full Article...]


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