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Senate Republicans just killed their health care bill again.

WASHINGTON — Sens. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Mike Lee (R-Utah) announced Monday they will not be supporting the latest version of the Senate health care bill — diminishing its chances of passage in its current form. “There are serious problems with Obamacare, and my goal remains what it has been for …

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Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza climbs to No.5 in WTA rankings

Garbine Muguruza Spanish tennis player Garbiñe Muguruza jumped to the fifth place in the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) world rankings released on Monday after she was crowned Wimbledon champion, while Czech Karolina Pliskova took the top spot. The 23-year-old Spaniard won 7-5, 6-0 over United States’ Venus Williams in the …

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Anatomy of a turnaround 

By: Express News Service | Published:July 18, 2017 1:56 am South Africa’s Faf du Plessis hits out during day three of the Second Test match against England, at Trent Bridge, Nottingham, England, Sunday July 16, 2017. (Nick Potts/PA via AP) Captain Fantastic South Africa dearly missed their captain at Lord’s, …

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Pakistani daily warns against extremism in universities

Islamabad: There is plenty of evidence that “a radical mindset (is) taking root in Pakistan’s higher institutes of learning”, a Pakistani newspaper said on Monday. “The internet has made it even easier for extremist elements to ensnare naive, impressionable young people, including women,” the Dawn said in an editorial. “A …

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China slams US defence bill over Taiwan provision

By: AFP | Beijing | Published:July 17, 2017 8:13 pm FILE PHOTO: US President Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping walk along the front patio of the Mar-a-Lago estate after a bilateral meeting in Palm Beach, Florida, U.S., April 7, 2017. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria) China said it had lodged an …

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IIFA 2017: Video of Katrina Kaif's 'twin sister' goes viral

First shot of Katrina Kaif on stage to present the award (left), and in the next shot (right), Katrina Kaif can be seen sitting next to Shahid Kapoor. Pics/Twitter Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif’s ‘twin sister’ has been found! Well, that’s what Twitterati have been joking about ever since an editor …

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Security cover for Madhur Bhandarkar

By: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published:July 18, 2017 2:18 am A senior officer said two policemen had been deployed with the director and they would accompany him round-the-clock. THE MUMBAI police will provide security to film director Madhur Bhandarkar who has been facing protests over his upcoming movie …

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Mel B and hubby blasted for "high upper-class life"

A LOS ANGELES judge has blasted Mel B and her estranged hubby for “living beyond their means” – noting that the former Spice Girl blows more than $11,500 a month on groceries and dining out and another $1,600 on monthly entertainment expenses, court documents show. Judge Lawrence Riff said “Scary …

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