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World Senate Republicans Could Vote On Obamacare Repeal By End of Month
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That will include a projection of whether Graham-Cassidy will reduce the federal budget deficit by at least the $119 billion in deficit reduction projected by the CBO for a prior Obamacare repeal bill . Under the Graham-Cassidy bill, he noted, a state seeking a waiver would have to describe how it intends to "maintain access to adequate and affordable health insurance coverage for individuals with pre-existing conditions".

World PV Sindhu's Korea Open win, a ideal 'birthday' gift for PM Modi
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Minatsu was out of action for three months until Korea Open but the Japanese player knows how to win Superseries and Grand Prix tournaments, having done so in the past. US Open champion Prannoy will face Denmark's Anders Antonsen, while Praneeth and Sameer will square off against qualifiers but Sourabh will have the arduous task of getting across the legendary Lin Dan in the opening round.

World Ryanair cancellations: What we know so far
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Consumer rights group Which? said passengers needed more notice. He said the problems were not the result of pilots quitting but was "because we're giving pilots lots of holidays over the next four months". "We try to explain why we've made the mess and we will pay compensation to those passengers who are entitled to compensation, which will be those flights that are cancelled over the next two weeks".

World Worker injured while reparing ride at Central Carolina Fair in Greensboro
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A fair worker had climbed up to try to help, but the cart gave way, sending the fair worker tumbling to the ground. The two children inside the vehicle did not suffer any injuries. The fair employee was trying to put the gondola auto back in its place when he lost his footing. The other workers then pulled the Ferris wheel down so the boys could exit the ride, Smith said.

World Sena questions need for bullet trains in times of derailments
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The bullet trains in Japan get cleaned in mere seven minutes, and it gets ready to run again. Former railway minister Mallikarjun Kharge said the project would take a longer time to complete as the ground work, including land acquisition, was yet to start.

World EU Cancels Myanmar Trade Visit as Rohingya Violence Rages On
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But the Army said it was responding to attacks by militants and denied targeting civilians. Reportedly driven from their villages in Myanmar by arson and genocidal attacks, some 391,000 refugees, mostly children, have crossed the border, according to the UN's most recent estimates .

World Family of 4 killed in plane crash near Glenwood Springs identified
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The investigation revealed two adults and two children were traveling from Fort Collins to Utah before it crashed. The crash site was found just after 11:30 a.m. The family statement thanked searchers, "who braved trying and hard conditions to reach the crash scene"; Garfield County Coroner Rob Glassmire; and Vallario, who visited the family to offer support.

World Refugees forced to fight for aid supplies
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With food and water shortages already making life tough, torrential rain brought back swamp-like conditions to many parts of the border town of Cox's Bazar that has become a magnet for the Rohingya. The Myanmar government has accused worldwide aid workers as assisting terrorists. At half past noon, roughly 150 people--many of them from Montreal's Muslim community- marched from Concordia's Hall building to Place Ville Marie, chanting slogans criticizing Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi and her ...

World Baton Rouge Killings of 2 Black Men Likely Racially Motivated, Cops Say
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Baton Rouge Sgt. L'Jean McKneely told The Associated Press on Sunday that authorities have a person of interest - a 23-year-old white man - in custody. Neither victim had any prior relationship with Gleason. Mary Smart, Smart's close relative, said her nephew had two girls however didn't remark on whether she felt the slaughtering could have been racially persuaded.

World An On-Air Interpreter Has Been Accused Of Signing Gibberish During Hurricane Irma
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Adam Bradberry, an American Sign Language student from MI whose family lives in Florida, told BuzzFeed News that a deaf friend shared the Facebook Live video with him as it was being broadcast. Manatee County officials did not immediately respond to a request for comment from BuzzFeed News. County leaders said they were "in a pinch" when looking for an interpreter.

World Caribbean braces again as Maria could become hurricane on Sunday
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A watch is typically issued 48 hours before the anticipated first occurrence of tropical-storm-force winds, conditions that make outside preparations hard or unsafe. France also issued a tropical storm warning for Martinique due to Maria , which the NHC expects to reach hurricane status later in the afternoon or in the evening on Sunday.

World Caribbean Countries Under Hurricane Alert as Maria Threatens
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It is also expected that additional Tropical Storm or Hurricane Watches and Warnings will likely be issued today. By that point, the storm will be on the doorstep of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Hurricane Jose was moving northward and parallel to the U.S. East Coast but is expected to stay offshore. Although Lee is the next name on our list of tropical systems, our focus will be mainly on Maria after Jose passes.

World Hurricane Jose weakens into Category 1 storm
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It weakened as it passed over the rest of Florida and was downgraded to a tropical storm by Monday morning. FOX 13's meteorologist Dave Osterberg said Jose has been pin wheeling around the Atlantic Ocean for a while. Jose won't lose much intensity during this loop to nowhere, as the storm will have plenty of warm water for fuel. The forecast after that is less certain, with some models suggesting the storm will loop toward the north and northeast and other models having it move west toward ...

World Local Dreamers react to Nancy Pelosi's plan with President to fix DACA
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James Lankford of Oklahoma said in an official statement that we as Americans "do not hold children legally accountable for the actions of their parents". "If we're not getting a wall, I'd prefer President Pence ". What wasn't in the deal was funding for a border wall. "The WALL, which is already under construction in the form of new renovation of old and existing fences and walls, will continue to be built", Mr.

World Loved ones speak out following Hollywood nursing home deaths
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This revelation added to the lingering questions surrounding the nursing home in Hollywood, Florida, and how things were able to deteriorate to such an extent that several patients died and more than 100 others were evacuated from the stifling facility to hospitals.

World Maute/IS base falls, troops rescue priest
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Meanwhile, OPAPP Secretary Jesus "Jess" Dureza announced in his Facebook account that based on information provided by Franklin M. Quijano, Father Suganob together with another hostage was rescued by troops near Bato Mosque at 2:30 p.m. Father Teresito Soganub was last seen in May in a video, apparently taken under duress by the militants, where he said he was with about 200 other hostages and that his captors wanted the military to withdraw its forces from Marawi.

World China rebuffs United States demand to cut off oil exports to North Korea
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Considering its extensive trade exchange with the USA and its efforts to strengthen yuan, China is seeking to relieve the tensions and balance the situation through trade interaction with the United States, he added. China and Russian Federation on September 15 rejected a call from the United States to take more "direct actions" to deter North Korea's nuclear and missile tests, and said it is up to Washington to defuse the threat through negotiations, Radio Free Europe reports .

World Tillerson Says US Is Weighing Closure of Embassy in Havana
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The two former foes reopened embassies in Washington and Havana in 2015 under Barack Obama after roughly a half-century of estrangement. The victims reported experiencing an uncomfortable sensation in their hotel rooms. The United States expelled two Cuban diplomats in late May after some U.S. Embassy personnel in Havana reported that some "incidents" caused "a variety of physical symptoms" in them.

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Still, Trump's comments on the boiling tensions between the US and North Korea are sure to be closely watched by anxious world leaders at the United Nations . He said President Donald Trump had been fully briefed on the event. Albright, who met with then-leader Kim Jong Il in Pyongyang on official United States business in 2000, noted that a return to these kinds of negotiations could at the very least deter the development of additional North Korean arms.

World PM tells envoy Pakistan and United States need to strengthen ties
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Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and members of his cabinet will meet former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in London on Sunday to discuss various critical issues. In what appeared to be a reference to Pakistan , the two Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Shinzo Abe, in their joint statement, called upon all countries to work towards rooting out terrorist safe havens and infrastructure, disrupting terrorist networks and financing channels and halting cross-border movement of terrorists.

World Bangladesh places restrictions on Rohingya refugees from Burma
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She will not be attending the UN General Assembly in NY which will begin from Monday and has claimed that the crisis was being distorted by a "huge iceberg of misinformation". All the children, aged between six months and 15 years, will be vaccinated for rubella (measles), Cox's Bazar Civil Surgeon Abdus Salam said. "They have taken away two of my nephews, and they have taken away children from so many other people and we don't know [their] whereabouts", he said.

World Iraqi forces announce ISIS expulsion from town west of Anbar
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Iranian-backed Shia paramilitary forces, known as Popular Mobilization and Sunni tribal fighters known as Tribal Mobilization took part in the attack, it added. In July, Iraq retook control of Mosul , Islamic State's key stronghold in the north, after a campaign of almost nine months. An Iraqi military commander says troops have launched a multi-pronged operation to capture a town near the Syrian border from the Islamic State group.