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President Trump Meets With Senate And House Leadership At The White House
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22 Million Uninsured

The Senate's version of the Obamacare repeal bill would result in an additional 22 million people losing insurance by 2026, the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office said in its analysis. The analysis is unlikely to quell the concerns of Republicans on the fence

President Trump Delivers Remarks On US-Cuba Relations In Miami

Supreme Court Allows Travel Ban to Go Into Effect

The Supreme Court will allow a version of President Trump's travel ban to go into effect while it waits to hear a legal challenge this fall, halting only attempts to bar travelers with a "bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States"


White House: Assad May Be Preparing Chemical Attack

The White House says it has found "potential" evidence that Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack, warning of a "heavy price" if one is carried out. The Trump administration has provided no immediate evidence to back up its claims

President Trump Meets With Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi At White House

Jared Kushner Hires Power Lawyer for Russia Probe

Jared Kushner has added Abbe Lowell, one of America's leading white collar defense lawyers, to advise him in Special Counsel Bob Mueller's probe into possible ties between Russia and President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential election campaign

Here's How You Can Watch a Solar Eclipse From the Sky

Alaska Airlines is planning to charter a flight to allow space enthusiasts to watch "The Great American Eclipse" from the sky on Aug. 21. It will mark the first total solar eclipse to be visible coast-to-coast in America since 1918

President Trump And Indian PM Modi Hold Joint Statement At White House

Trump and Modi Exchange Hugs and Herald Ties

During his summit with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Trump declared he was "true friend" of India and said relations between the two largest democracies have never been better. But there were tensions in the inaugural meeting between the two populist leaders

APTOPIX Colombia Boat Sinking

7 Dead, 13 Missing as Colombia Ferry Sinks

A tourist boat packed with over 150 passengers capsized on a reservoir near the Colombian city of Medellin, leaving at least seven people dead and 13 missing. It's unclear what caused the boat to sink but survivors said it appeared to be overloaded

Long Escaped Inmate

Man on the Run for Years Caught While Visiting Mom

The mother of an Arkansas prison escapee who had been on the run for more than three decades said she has been in contact with her son since soon after his escape and that he was visiting her when he was arrested


60 Towers in London Fail Fire Safety Test

The list of high-rise apartment towers in Britain that have failed fire safety tests grew to 60, revealing the mounting challenge the government faces in the aftermath of London's Grenfell Tower fire tragedy

2017 BET Awards - Roaming Show

The Best and Worst Moments From the 2017 BET Awards

While new artists like Chance the Rapper and SZA made a splash at the 2017 BET Awards, the night belonged to the elders — industry legends like Mary J. Blige, Tamar, Braxton, Maxwell, Xscape, and New Edition proved that some things do get better with age


Wonder Woman Breaks New Record

Wonder Woman has generated more than $620 million in global revenue since it hit theatres three weeks ago. According to Variety and others, that makes it the highest-grossing live action film ever directed by a woman