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Science Senate Health Care Bill: 5th Republican Senator Comes Out Against GOP Plan
Author: 0 Senate Health Care Bill: 5th Republican Senator Comes Out Against GOP Plan

Now, Republican lawmakers are trying to shift the language around these cuts. Durbin called the way that Republican Senators crafted the legislation disgraceful, complaining about the lack of public hearings and debate. "They're four good guys and they're friends of mine", the president said. "I don't think they're that far off". Schumer rallied Friday at Bellevue with local activists and medical workers, threatening that similar crowds will oppose the bill nationwide.

Author: 0 Great Barrier Reef a $42 billion asset 'too big to fail'

The Deloitte Access Economic Report into Great Barrier Reef revealed its economic contribution in 2015-2016. Divers and boaters contribute 3 million dollars, while those Australians who have not yet visited the reef, make up 24 billion dollars.

Science HTC gives us a glimpse of what's next for Edge Sense
Author: 0 HTC gives us a glimpse of what's next for Edge Sense

A squeeze within Google Calendar will switch between the week and the month view. This morning, HTC is teasing a few upcoming Edge Sense features for owners of the U11. A squeeze on the sides will also stop an alarm and freeze a YouTube video. HTC U11 is the first mobile device with interactive edges, known as the "HTC Edge Sense".

Science Aguero will stay at Man City
Author: 0 Aguero will stay at Man City

And this summer there have been rumours that PSG will attempt to kick-start their summer spending spree by making an offer for the 29-year-old, who has scored 169 goals in 253 appearances for during his six year spell in Manchester. "They never presented the opportunity to get away from City". The Spaniards have requested seven City players for next season but one of them, Patrick Roberts, will not be going while another, Jason Denayer, wants to join Lyon.

Science Prime Minister to march in Canada's largest Pride parade today
Author: 0 Prime Minister to march in Canada's largest Pride parade today

In addition to his flashy faux-ink, Justin Trudeau also wore a pink shirt and bright blue blazer as his wife waved a rainbow flag through the colorful streets of Toronto. Premier Kathleen Wynne and Mayor John Tory will also be in attendance. Instead, dozens will march in their uniforms with members of the New York Police Department at the New York Pride parade Sunday at the invitation of the Gay Officers Action League of New York .

Science Azerbaijan Grand Prix halted in Baku
Author: 0 Azerbaijan Grand Prix halted in Baku

Vettel now leads Hamilton by 14 points in the drivers' championship. Dixon's first victory since Watkins Glen in September was his 41st career win, moving him within one of tying Michael Andretti for third on the list of drivers with the most IndyCar wins.

Science Ricciardo stunned by victory in 'crazy race'
Author: 0 Ricciardo stunned by victory in 'crazy race'

But a penalty for Sebastian Vettel for hitting Lewis Hamilton under the safety auto, and a pit-stop for the Brit with a loose headrest gifted Ricciardo the lead, which he held on to in the remaining laps to take his fifth victory of his career and his first since Malaysia a year ago.

Science Apple's new iOS update won't allow use of phone while driving
Author: 0 Apple's new iOS update won't allow use of phone while driving

It's a really cool feature and one we hope stays in the final release of iOS 11. The camera quality is upgraded by the iOS 11 , and the High-Efficiency Image Coding and the High-Efficiency Video Coding allows users to capture quality video with a smaller file size.

Author: 0 Defending Senate Repeal Effort, Trump Trashes Obamacare

He celebrated the bill's narrow passage last month in a Rose Garden event with House Republican leaders. Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer appears at a press conference with a sign that he had personally edited to read "Mean-er" after Senate Republicans unveiled their version of legislation that would replace Obamacare on Capitol Hill in Washington , US, June 22, 2017.

Author: 0 Rivals Hamilton, Vettel clash as Ricciardo wins chaotic race

Stroll was pipped to second spot on the line by Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas but at 18 years 239 days old he is the youngest driver to make the podium in his first Formula One season. Raikkonen had retired from this season's Spanish GP after contact with Bottas sent him into Max Verstappen 's Red Bull, and the Ferrari driver said the incident was similar to the one in Baku .

Science Yahoo sold, CEO Marissa Mayer resigning
Author: 0 Yahoo sold, CEO Marissa Mayer resigning

Yahoo! , which agreed to sell its business to Verizon past year for $4.5 billion, and AOL will form a new digital media company under Verizon called Oath . It will be led by Tim Armstrong , who was the CEO of AOL before this. The Yahoo transaction was announced in July 2016, but today, after Yahoo shareholder approval last week, Verizon finally made the acquisition official , at an estimated value of U.S.

Science Microsoft unveils their 4K console Xbox One X at E3 2017
Author: 0 Microsoft unveils their 4K console Xbox One X at E3 2017

In addition to a more powerful GPU, the Xbox One X offers higher bandwidth compared to the PlayStation 4 Pro . But let's have a look at the differences between the two. The Xbox One X has a graphics processing unit (GPU) that is about 40 percent faster compared to the PlayStation 4 Pro, Spencer claims. Gears of War 4, Forza Horizon 3, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands and many other popular Xbox One games will receive free updates to take full advantage of the power of Xbox One X.

Author: 0 Air Asia A330 makes emergency landing in Perth

The pilot was finally able to land the plane back safely in Perth . Police said marine emergency services north of Perth were put on standby to prepare for a possible water landing, the news network reports . No one was injured during the incident, though it seemed some passengers were struggling after getting off the plane. And passengers were told to hold "the brace position" for about two minutes during the landing, he said, which was smooth.

Author: 0 Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards

BET Awards weekend is here. Aside from his future show-stopping set, Mars is nominated for five awards, including Best Male R&B/Pop Artist , Coca-Cola Viewers Choice Award , Video Director of the Year for "That's What I Like", Video of the Year for " 24K Magic " and Album of the Year for 24K Magic .

Science Google to stop scanning Gmail for targeted advertising
Author: 0 Google to stop scanning Gmail for targeted advertising

The policy change would put an end to the practice which has been in place since the launch of Gmail in 2004. Millions of people have been willing to make that trade-off (Gmail is the most popular email platform in Australia ), but soon on you won't have to.

Author: 0 Cable car crashes in tourist resort in Kashmir, killing 7

They were identified as Jayant Andraskar S/o Namdev R/o b-209 Delhi admin staff qtrs Shalimar Bagh Dehli, his wife Manshea Andraskar and their daughters Anagha Jayanat Andraskar and Janhvi Jayant Andraskar. He said the chief minister also directed a high level inquiry to find the causes or lapses, if any, that led to the accident. "All the tourists have been rescued and the cable is being restored to get the cars running again", the SSP said.

Author: 0 Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 DLC Pack 4 Features Fused Zamasu, SSGSS Vegito

I still need to get around to most of the add-ons as I watch the storylines in Super , but I might just wait on a GOTY edition and give up my base game. You can also look forward to Dragon Ball FighterZ coming out in early 2018 too. We're not sure yet how much this new DLC will cost, however, if the first three batches of content are anything to go by, we should be looking at something along the lines of $8.

Science IOS 11 Automatically Deletes Unused Apps
Author: 0 IOS 11 Automatically Deletes Unused Apps

This year, the company is up to iOS 11 and explained numerous new features during its developers keynote presentation Monday. This new tool provides you with recommendations to manage storage on iOS 11 , based on how you use your device.

Author: 0 Russia warships and sub fire cruise missiles at Syria: Moscow

The Russian defense ministry said Friday it had conducted a "surprise mass missile strike" against IS targets, using cruise missiles fired from the Mediterranean. The downing of a Syrian plane did not appear to have prevented Syria from attempting a similar bombing Tuesday, according to United States military officials.

Author: 0 Massive Mastiff wins 29th annual Ugliest Dog contest

Martha won the World's Ugliest Dog Contest in Petaluma, Calif ., beating out 13 other very homely pups to claim the crown on Friday. She was rescued when she was almost blind. Fans of dogs who are amusing looking or, as some may call them, oddly attractive, gathered for the 29th annual ugliest dog contest. The dog's owner, Shirley Zindler , rescued the big girl, who went almost blind from neglect, from a California rescue group.

Science Obama Administration Official: 'We Sort of Choked' on Russia Hacking Response
Author: 0 Obama Administration Official: 'We Sort of Choked' on Russia Hacking Response

The U.S. intelligence community on October 7 accused Russian Federation of hacking into the email systems of "US political organizations", but did not say the effort was made to aide Donald Trump or hurt Hillary Clinton . At least four direct warnings - Obama to Putin, spy chief to spy chief, and via top diplomatic channels - appeared to have an impact, officials told the Post .

Author: 0 NASA Discovers 219 New Planets, Including 10 Earth-Size

This is the most detailed and exhaustive catalog of exoplanets candidates for life outside our solar system, derived from the data collected by Kepler in the first four years of his mission. Kepler is on the hunt for planets detecting tiny specks of darkness in the brightness of a star, which happens when a planet crosses in front of it; This is called a transit.

Science Barcelona Target Marco Verratti Tells PSG Conditions For Staying
Author: 0 Barcelona Target Marco Verratti Tells PSG Conditions For Staying

The Italy worldwide was quoted as telling La Gazzetta dello Sport that he would be happy to stay if PSG signed "champions". Every year they say that they'll build a great team, but then we saw the results. As revealed by Goal , Barca are preparing a bid of up to €100 million for the midfielder , who is open to the idea of making the switch to the Camp Nou.