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Chris Evans named highest paid BBC star, gender pay gap detailed

The annual report showed that around two-thirds of stars earning more than £150,000 are male, compared to one-third female. The top 10 includes just two women, Strictly Come Dancing and Radio 2 host Winkleman (£450,000-£499,999) and The One Show presenter Alex Jones (£400,000-£449,999). [Full Article...]

Obamacare repeal plan 'to increase uninsured by 32 million in 2026': CBO

Obamacare repeal plan 'to increase uninsured by 32 million in 2026': CBO The Senate passed a bill to repeal ObamaCare in 2015, but it was vetoed by then-President Obama. The Trump administration has withdrawn or delayed 860 proposed regulations in its first five months, the beginnings of a regulatory overhaul meant to bolster economic growth. [Full Article...]

OJ Simpson seeks early prison release

OJ Simpson seeks early prison release According to the Washington Post , a friend of Simpson's says if parole is granted, the former football star will likely stay with him in Florida or Simpson may move in with his sister who lives in Sacramento. "They need to show that he's a model prisoner and they need to show that he has learned from the choices he made that led him to prison in the first place", said Jacksonville attorney Gen... [Full Article...]

Paul McCartney's song is an easter egg in the Destiny 2 beta

But based on this video alone, you should be getting a great Destiny 2 experience whether you opt for the regular old PS4 or the beefed-up PS4 Plus. "What if we could offer these up to each other". It was created by popular YouTuber, Arekkz , in collaboration with Activision . The team with the highest score wins when time runs out. [Full Article...]

CBO says 32 million uninsured if Obamacare is repealed

CBO says 32 million uninsured if Obamacare is repealed Last week, however, Sen. If Congress passes this legislation, some 15 million more Americans would be without insurance coverage in 2018 than those that would lose insurance under Obamacare. The Republican effort to repeal the legislation has failed so far this year. In the meantime, a truly complicated health bill still isn't dead. ANTM holding a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) while Magellan ... [Full Article...]

India says it has worldwide backing in border dispute with China

India says it has worldwide backing in border dispute with China It is unclear at this stage whether China's persistent efforts to bully India into submission would bear fruit. I have been cautioning the central government for years. On Tuesday, foreign secretary S Jaishankar briefed the parliamentary standing committee on external affairs headed by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. The two armies have been in a standoff since. [Full Article...]

Health care plan transfers wealth

Nationally, 34 million of the 80 million on Medicaid are children. I talked to one of those senators who's now ready to vote no, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, acknowledging earlier Tuesday he lacks support for his latest proposed substitute, says the Senate instead would vote on dismantling in two years much of statute enacted under President Obama, giving Con... [Full Article...]

Weare streaming the Destiny 2 beta at 5PM EDT

With that being said, get ready, Guardians. There will also be a cooperative Strike mission available to play. It's no secret for anyone who knows me that I happen to be a long-time MMORPG player, but no game has grabbed my attention as completely as Guild Wars 2 has, due in no small part to the beautiful visuals and the incredible soundtrack. [Full Article...]

Venezuelan opposition holds poll to determine Nicolas Maduro's support

Venezuelan opposition holds poll to determine Nicolas Maduro's support The move unleashed long-simmering anger and sparked the fiercest protests against Maduro in three years. They include people like Neomar Lander, a 17-year-old protester who was reportedly shot at point-blank range with a teargas canister, and Yeison Mora, also 17, who was shot in the face while participating in a demonstration in the country's southwest. [Full Article...]

European Union threatens to end Brexit talks, argue 'UK is not ready'

European Union threatens to end Brexit talks, argue 'UK is not ready' Even as the chance remains for a United Kingdom deal maintaining some sort of access to the single market, banks are preparing for the worst and want to have new or expanded offices up and running inside the bloc before Britain formally departs in 2019. [Full Article...]

32 million more would be uninsured by 2026 if Obamacare repealed — CBO

32 million more would be uninsured by 2026 if Obamacare repealed — CBO In currencies, the euro was up 0.71 percent to $1.1559 against the dollar, and hit its strongest level against the U.S. currency since May 2016. But spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the status of those payments is "undetermined beyond that " - which preserves an important bargaining tool for the administration and also keeps the cloud of uncertainty above the insurance market. [Full Article...]

Full Windows 10 on phones not gonna happen, insists Microsoft

In fact you may be shocked at just how low they are. These were essentially the two most prominent selling points of Redmond's strategic shift to the new Windows as a Service (WaaS) model. Microsoft hardware is great, but it's a tiny proportion of the market. We are talking about devices that are three to five years old, not something ancient. [Full Article...]

Indian presidential election: Counting of votes begins, results to be out today

On the day of the voting, the BJP had exuded confidence that Kovind would win with a "comfortable" margin. "The election demands a vote of conscience to preserve the India that the Mahatma and that illustrious generation of freedom fighters, joined by thousands upon thousands of ordinary men and women, fought for". [Full Article...]

Runaway German girl found in Mosul ruins

Runaway German girl found in Mosul ruins The Islamic State , an organization so incredibly inhumane and medieval that it makes Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri look like a grandfatherly scholar, outlasted its welcome in Iraq's second largest city long ago. "The logical solution, from a judicial and human standpoint, would be for the family to be handed over to French authorities", Bourdon told The Associated Press . [Full Article...]

Trump Makes Last-Ditch Effort After Republican Healthcare Bill Collapses

Trump Makes Last-Ditch Effort After Republican Healthcare Bill Collapses None of that means Trump has failed . Americans overwhelmingly want lawmakers of both parties to work out health care changes, with only 13 percent supporting Republican moves to repeal " Obamacare " absent a replacement, according to a new poll. [Full Article...]

Thomas Lemar completes title-winning quartet — Arsenal

But Wenger has now confirmed he will not sell the forward this summer, even though he could leave on a free transfer in 2018 if his contract is allowed to expire. Arsenal boss Wenger has said ahead of the pre-season China tour that 'he is not for sale'. Alexis Sanchez has looked to make the most of his remaining summer holiday by boarding a private jet with his family and heading off for a ... [Full Article...]

CBO: 32 million more would be uninsured by 2026 if Obamacare repealed

In April, Club for Growth launched TV spots to pressure lawmakers on what was then billed as "repeal and replace". How will it affect their health and their ability to live independently? The Senate plan pushed by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell would have imposed caps on Medicaid spending, saving billions of dollars but eliminating insurance coverage for millions of people. [Full Article...]

How Trump could help sink Obama health law — Q&A

How Trump could help sink Obama health law — Q&A That's not a good enough for Republican voters, crucial in midterm elections, who repeatedly were promised health care repeal for seven years, according to Republican pollster Frank Luntz, who called this week's health care failure "tremendously significant". [Full Article...]

Wednesday: Hotter days ahead, summertime storms

Wednesday: Hotter days ahead, summertime storms Overnight lows will be in the low to mid 70s areawide. Forecasters from the National Hurricane Center are expecting the storm to weaken on Tuesday and Wednesday , but not before it brings 40 miles per hour winds and heavy rain to Grenada and other parts of the Windward Islands. [Full Article...]

Moving Detwiler fire surges to 7100 acres in Mariposa County

Moving Detwiler fire surges to 7100 acres in Mariposa County Flames were visible from the highway as early as 4 p.m., and smoke was spotted in Calpella and Potter Valley. Olson spoke with Eyewitness News This Morning, as the fire almost doubled in size overnight. According to Cal Fire spokesperson and fire captain Jordan Motta, the dramatic increase in the size of the wildfire could be attributed to the tall, overgrown grass that sprouted across the foot... [Full Article...]


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