White House Aide Struggles To Defend GOP Bill's Pre-Existing Conditions Loophole
A top Trump administration official ended up conceding on Sunday that individuals with pre-existing medical conditions might end up with higher premiums under the latest effort by Senate Republicans to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Forget Cheat ?Sheet? ? Student Outwits Professor With Enormous 'Cheat Poster'
When Professor Reb Beatty of Maryland?s Anne Arundel Community College arrived at his accounting class to administer a test last week, he hardly could have imagined that he?d be the one getting outsmarted. In a Sept. 20 Facebook post that?s since gone viral, Beatty explained that he?d told his students that they were allowed to bring in a ?3x5? cheat sheet to use during the test. Beatty, however, failed to specify the unit of measurement he was referring to.
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1 Dead, Multiple People Injured In Shooting At Tennessee Church: Police
The Milky Way shines down on Mount Fuji
This is the mesmerizing image of a colorful Milky Way shining down on Mount Fuji. Steve Lance Lee, 37, captured the sky above the iconic mountain whilst on his honeymoon in Lake Kawaguchiko, Japan. Mount Fuji is illuminated underneath the galaxy of stars, creating an impressive landscape. (Caters News)
NK Foreign Minister to UN: Trump?s ?Insults? Make Attack 'Inevitable?
Steven Mnuchin Says NFL Players Can 'Do Free Speech On Their Own Time'
Treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday echoed President Donald Trump?s criticism of professional athletes who protest racism, saying that the players kneeling or making other gestures during the national anthem can ?do free speech on their own time.?
Rand Paul Says 'People Have a Right to Protest' After Trump's NFL Feud
U.S. Flies Bombers Off North Korea Coast in Show of Force
Turkey extends troop deployment mandate, pressures Iraqi Kurds on vote
By Daren Butler and Raya Jalabi ISTANBUL/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Turkey's parliament voted on Saturday to extend by a year a mandate authorizing the deployment of Turkish troops in Iraq and Syria, stepping up pressure against an independence referendum in northern Iraq's Kurdish region in two days' time. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Turkey would take security, economic and political steps in response to the referendum, which President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman described as a "terrible mistake" that would trigger new regional crises. The United States and other Western powers have, like Turkey, urged authorities in the semi-autonomous Iraqi region to cancel Monday's vote.