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Two US Service Members Killed in Afghanistan During Attack on Convoy

Two US Service Members Killed in Afghanistan During Attack on Convoy Currently, about 8,400 American troops are in Afghanistan, alongside about 5,100 NATO personnel. The deaths were the second and third fatalities announced by the Department of Defense on August 2. Two of them have been claimed by the Islamic State's regional branch. An initial statement said there had been casualties among the convoy. US President Donald Trump has yet to announce his Afg... [Full Article...]

In Strong-Arm Tactic, Trump Puts Congressional Health Benefits Into Play

In Strong-Arm Tactic, Trump Puts Congressional Health Benefits Into Play Congress too often exempts itself from laws it imposes on the American people, Biggs said . Alexander also urged President Trump to continue what's known as " cost-sharing reduction " payments to insurance companies through September. [Full Article...]

Tesla earnings on tap, place bets accordingly — TODAY'S CHARTS

Sunbelt Secs accumulated 106 shares or 0% of the stock. Now insiders hold 560,799 shares in the business which makes up 0.34% of shares. (NASDAQ: TSLA ) stock may see increased volatility following the report. It has outperformed by 27.73% the S&P500. The Maplelane Capital Llc holds 1.59M shares with $339.77 million value, up from 590,000 last quarter. Private Capital Advisors Inc. [Full Article...]

India's Central Bank Cuts Key Lending Rate

India's Central Bank Cuts Key Lending Rate Inflation now sits at a five-year low of 1.5%, while first quarter GDP growth came in at a modest 6.1%-the slowest since 2015. The panel has pointed out to the government where it needs to act urgently with regard to the economy, mainly by reviving the private investment scenario. [Full Article...]

U.S. scientists have corrected a genetic heart mutation in embryos using CRISPR

U.S. scientists have corrected a genetic heart mutation in embryos using CRISPR Dr Shoukhrat Mitalipov , from Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) in Portland, said "Every generation on would carry this fix because we have removed the disease-causing gene variant from that family's lineage". When that was done, 42 out of 58 edited embryos were found to be free of the hypertrophic cardiomyopathy mutation. Or scientists can try delivering the missing DNA in a fix pack... [Full Article...]

Rauner vetoes education funding plan

Rauner vetoes education funding plan Rauner said having the entire state paying for those pensions while Chicago schools still receive the grant is "not fair to taxpayers". Rauner's " Chicago bailout" card is about the easiest one to throw in this state, and it has been played longer than anyone reading this has been alive. [Full Article...]

Obamacare not perfect, bipartisan fix needed — Schumer

Obamacare not perfect, bipartisan fix needed — Schumer The White House is insisting that the Senate resume efforts to repeal and replace the nation's health care law. As president trump urges senate Republicans to push forward on a repeal and replace strategy that has yet to win support. [Full Article...]

Google launches 'Made for India' initiative for Play Store app developers

Google launches 'Made for India' initiative for Play Store app developers With the announcement of the iPhone 8, it is evident that we'll see a massive jump in the handset photography game. Interestingly, there are now more people using Android devices in India than in the US. He also praised Apple's computational photography effects like Portrait, which uses both rear camera lenses to create a bokeh effect with a sharp foreground and defocussed background. [Full Article...]

Reporters, aid workers may travel to North Korea despite ban

Reporters, aid workers may travel to North Korea despite ban As for China, Tillerson said the country is in "special and unique relationship" when it comes to influence over North Korea . "There is a military option to destroy North Korea's program and North Korea itself", he said. "We (Americans) always treat North Korea like it's some kind of joke". The North's repeated provocations will only weaken the positions of China and Russian Federation, ... [Full Article...]

Sen. Jeff Flake reflects on Republican Party in new book

This is as cogent - and brief - an explanation for the rise of Trump as I have seen. The RNC voted McDaniel in as party chair on Trump's recommendation. Congress needs to speak with one voice in defending judicial independence, the credibility of the Congressional Budget Office and the role of inspectors general who provide a check within the executive branch. [Full Article...]

UK: Princess Diana's grave targeted by robbers, says brother

UK: Princess Diana's grave targeted by robbers, says brother Drive's Hurst adds: "In the past we've seen documentaries about Diana that were more around conspiracy or just a little bit edgier, whereas I get the sense this year that the docs that are going out [are] reflective while being a little bit more warmhearted. [Full Article...]

Collins, Murkowski and McCain are heroes

I was ready when we were on the floor to propose them, have a vote, have a debate. It's also worth remembering that the final "skinny" version of repeal, while obviously not a bill Democrats would want, gave up on several significant elements of the original House bill. [Full Article...]

USC sexual assault, harassment figures

USC sexual assault, harassment figures He said his institution would "digest" the findings of the National university student survey on sexual assault and sexual harassment in the coming weeks to determine the next steps it should take. These include a plan for tackling the drivers of sexual assault and harassment that universities must develop. They just won't believe survivors, and they'll say they're waiting for the report to be r... [Full Article...]

President Trump reportedly 'personally dictated' Junior's misleading Russia statement

President Trump reportedly 'personally dictated' Junior's misleading Russia statement What is it with the Trump administration and reporter April Ryan? In one sense, last week was the inevitable result of a president with neither governmental experience nor much interest in learning the ropes. Tillerson said he understood why Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the U.S.to drastically cut its diplomatic presence in Russia, even though the move was in retaliation for a sim... [Full Article...]

India thrash Sri Lanka in 1st Test

India thrash Sri Lanka in 1st Test He is a guy who needs to be backed and we as a team, as management, and me as captain all back him 100%". What had been a good-natured exchange with the media gained a hint of an edge with that question. Later India won that series 2-1. They are bracing for the spin challenge by training on turning tracks. In the first place they have a leader of the times in Kohli. [Full Article...]

Samsung Galaxy C7 (2017) support page is live

Samsung has listed out the categories of smartphones which can be exchanged. We all remember the disaster that Samsung went through after they released their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 . The device comes with a separate motion controller powered by Bluetooth. This time too, a leak has appeared and claimed that Note 8 will feature dual rear cameras. [Full Article...]

The Latest: Trump says he won't stop tweeting

The Latest: Trump says he won't stop tweeting The president was flying home last month aboard Air Force One from the G8 summit in Germany when he told his son what to say, according to the newspaper. The retired Marine general, who was sworn in Monday morning, was brought into the White House in the hope that he will bring military-style disciple to Trump's staff. [Full Article...]

Fox News named in lawsuit by contributor over retracted Seth Rich story

Fox News named in lawsuit by contributor over retracted Seth Rich story At the heart of the lawsuit is private investigator Rod Wheeler , and you may be wondering, who is he and why is he filing a lawsuit against Fox News? Butowsky told Wheeler Trump had read the story and wanted it published immediately, the suit claims. [Full Article...]

Apple Quarter Report: What to Expect?

Apple Quarter Report: What to Expect? Apple had said it expected to generate between $43.5 billion and $45.5 billion this quarter, with analysts expecting about the same . The quarter was overall favorable for Apple , with it announcing a 7-percent revenue growth and a quarterly revenue of $45.4 billion. [Full Article...]

SCANA, Santee Cooper Abandon VC Summer AP1000 Nuclear Units, Citing High Costs

SCANA, Santee Cooper Abandon VC Summer AP1000 Nuclear Units, Citing High Costs The agreement covers engineering, procurement and licensing support from Westinghouse, as well as access to Westinghouse intellectual property required for the project . Allowing them to expire would greatly harm the citizens of Georgia and SC and provide an understandable reason to lose faith in the commitments of the federal government. [Full Article...]


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