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GOP health bill worries those with pre-existing conditions

Rep. Marsha Blackburn, a Tennessee Republican, repeatedly dodged questions about whether the new GOP health care bill will weaken protections for those with pre-existing conditions conditions. "Remember that there are no cuts to the Medicaid program", Price told CNN's Jake Tapper Sunday morning on " State of the Union ". The Republican plan would allow insurers to charge sicker people much higher rates than they do for healthy people under Obamacare, which Price defended as "pricing ... Read More »

Rockets Nene out for rest of playoffs with groin injury

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Nene, who was averaging six points per game in the series, played only two minutes on Sunday before leaving to undergo an MRI exam. That would push the Rockets' taste for pace, space and 3-point shooting to the limits, increasing the Spurs' size advantage, but also the Rockets' reliance on what they do best . Read More »

Phaedra Parks fired from "Real Housewives of Atlanta"

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The rumor was later proved to be totally false. But slowly, as the women became more self-aware - as all reality show stars eventually do - the franchise turned into something else entirely. However, neither Andy, the reunion host, nor her BFF Porsha would settle for the usual folly. She was referring to Phaedra, of course. I just repeated it. Read More »

Raptors PG Lowry will opt out of final year of contract

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That status was only strengthened by a pair of excellent trades at February's deadline to bring in forwards Serge Ibaka and P.J. Tucker. So is forward Patrick Patterson . Dieting, training, everything has changed. "I always feel that way". But Lowry personally felt LeBron's dominance the last two years, Cleveland eliminating Toronto. Read More »

Europe breathes sigh of relief after Macron victory in France

The win for the 39-year-old, pro-Europe Mr Macron ended the dominance of France's mainstream parties, but the result was also a warning, with Ms Le Pen's National Front winning 35 per cent of the vote - nearly double what her father Jean-Marie secured in 2002, a result which rocked France at the time, triggering a "Republican front" to counter his rise. Read More »

US House narrowly backs new Republican healthcare bill

Lamar Alexander, R-Tennessee, said in a statement . Many of them have moved to some sort of government-subsidized insurance either through the exchanges or Medicaid . There was immediate evidence of the political pressure that awaits. Republicans are claiming a triumph by pushing their legislative centerpiece scuttling much of President Barack Obama's health care law through the House . Read More »

MTV Awards salute 'Beauty and the Beast,' 'Stranger Things'

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Other winners included " This Is Us " for the tearjerker award, " RuPaul's Drag Race " for reality show and Millie Bobby Brown of "Stranger Things" for actor in a show. Sanders said: "This award is bigger than Jharrel and I. This represents more than a kiss ". "I've been here since the '80s", she quipped, sending us all into a fit of laughter. Read More »

My son likes Spider-Man not Star-Lord: Chris Pratt

GOTG2 is Chris Pratt's only film for 2017. Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced that "Guardians of the Galaxy" director James Gunn will be responsible for the next decade of the MCU. A lot of big action and sci-fi films claim to be about family - whether it's the people you're tied to by blood or the ones you choose - but it's often a lot of talk. Read More »

Manchester City boss Guardiola hopes United win Europa League

Another good opportunity fell Palace's way towards the end of the first half when a loose ball deflected into the path of the unmarked Van Aanholt inside the City box, but the left-back blazed his effort over the bar. "We played with a good spirit and in the right moment we scored a goal", he added. Guardiola's stats are correct - Spurs had 13 shots to City's 12 when they lost at White Hart Lane in October. Read More »

Saw Jain giving Rs 2 crto Kejriwal: Mishra

Mishra said he is not making any "baseless allegations" and have shared all details with Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal in the morning. "They must say what was done with the money", Mr Mishra said at the promised tell-all meeting at the Mahatma Gandhi memorial in Rajghat. Read More »

No women are involved in crafting Trump's Obamacare repeal plan

Some have speculated that if Republicans fail to get their ObamaCare repeal and replacement bill through the Senate, it could hurt many in the party who are up for reelection in 2018. The American Diabetes Association says the AHCA will "give insurers the ability to charge people with pre-existing conditions, such as diabetes, higher prices". Read More »

The FCC Begins Its Efforts to Undo Net Neutrality Protections

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The Obama-era measures prohibit broadband providers from giving or selling access to certain internet services over others. But advocacy groups are vowing to fight Pai's proposal, arguing that it may not be possible to preserve any of the open Internet rules if broadband is no longer considered a utility service. Read More »

India Box Office: 'Baahubali 2' Shatters Records

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The initial film launched on 10th July 2015 invited tremendous appreciation from the local and worldwide audience. The SS Rajamouli directed film is taking huge strides ahead and there is no upper limit now to where it may eventually end up. Read More »

Bill O'Reilly Makes Return With 'No Spin News' Podcast

O'Reilly, who was Fox's most popular and profitable personality. The show was replaced by "Tucker Carlson's Tonight", which was moving to the time slot Monday. Their daughter, years later as the dispute continued, "told a court-appointed forensic examiner that she witnessed O'Reilly 'choking her mom, '" reports said. Read More »

Happy Cinco De Mayo! Five things you didn't know

In the United States, it's become a fun day to celebrate the Mexican culture. In 1861 Mexico was suffering from financial ruin following years of internal strife. The holiday was created in America during the Civil War. Although Easton and Arreola say everyone has a right to their opinion, they hope the social media push is ignored, and people from both sides of the aisle and all cultures come together to celebrate. Read More »

GOP gov: House health care bill needs work

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Many conservative Republicans saw the bill as a lost opportunity that gave minority Democrats too many concessions. It still has to go through the Senate where it's likely to change quite a bit. It could also subject the legislation to filibusters that Democrats know their Republican colleagues can't break. In addition, Sen. Rob Portman of OH has said that he would not support the AHCA in its current form. Read More »

Defense Department identifies Navy SEAL killed in Somalia

Starvation and war broadcast on American televisions put pressure on then President George H.W. Bush, who ordered U.S. troops to help with humanitarian shipments. Last month, the United States said it was sending dozens of regular troops to Somalia in the largest such deployment there in about two decades. The executive orders, however, were struck down by federal judges under questionable authority. Read More »

List of winners from the 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards

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Watson also expressed admiration for her " Beauty and the Beast " character, Belle, saying the Best Actor award was for "who Belle is and what she represent [s]". "Great acting is great acting, no matter what the gender or non-gender", MTV general manager Amy Doyle told The Hollywood Reporter , adding that the change resulted from the network's audience "uniformly rejecting obsolete labels and embracing fluidity". Read More »

Rajamouli Baahubali 2 Crosses 100 cr mark in US

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Baahubali is set to recreate history by collecting 1000 cr in the first 10 days of its release. The spectacular scenes, a gripping storyline, powerful performances, and profound music; this franchise had every ingredient that made it one of the greatest films of Indian cinema. Read More »

Oubre gets Game 4 suspension for Olynyk spat

That decision rested in the hands of Kiki VanDeWeghe, the NBA's executive vice president of basketball operations. The former Kentucky Wildcat set a new career-high in steals, averaging 2.1 per game in 2016-17. James was the only Cleveland player to shoot a free throw in the first half. And I have to repeat: "It was unsafe, it was intentional, non-basketball during dead ball, and discipline was really necessary, and based on comps, exactly what was necessary". Read More »

Avec qui Emmanuel Macron va-t-il gouverner?

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Des partisans français célèbrent avec enthousiasme la victoire d'Emmanuel Macron à la présidentielle de la France. Le point, département par département. Depuis le Chalet du Lac, où se tenait la soirée du Front national, Marine Le Pen a immédiatement reconnu sa défaite. La participation, elle, est en léger retrait par rapport au premier tour. Read More »

Macron defeats Le Pen to become youngest president of France

The president of the European Council also celebrated the victory and congratulated the "French people for choosing Liberty, Equality and Fraternity over tyranny of fake news". Last month she also said France was "not responsible" for its police's collaboration with the Nazis in capturing Jews and sending them to death camps. Read More »

Miranda Kerr Twirls on the Met Gala 2017 Red Carpet!

However, Rihanna has once again proved that she absolutely owns both the red carpet and the internet after stepping out in a larger-than-life dress which paid homage to the Rei Kawakuba/Comme des Garcons: Art of the In-Between theme. She joined Tom Brady and his wife Gisele Bundchen and Vogue boss Anna Wintour among this year's co-chairs. A Snapchat photo of Ms. Johnson, taken by British singer Rita Ora and obtained by the Daily Mail newspaper, shows the "50 Shades" star lighting up ... Read More »

Ryan Seacrest joins Kelly Ripa as co-host of "Live"

What do you think of Ryan Seacrest as Kelly's new co-host? He is really an experienced broadcaster. He also has a nationally syndicated radio show for iHeartMedia. He will continue to work on his radio shows through iHeartRadio. " Kelly Ripa crushes every morning". Seacrest also brings his 20 million-plus followers on social media, and both hosts will help guide the show as executive producers. Read More »

Corbyn might not do TV debates if May declines them

In contrast, it accused the Conservative government of "rigidity and recklessness" in its approach to leaving the EU. Laying out his party's vision for Brexit in London on Tuesday, Starmer sought to offer British voters a clear alternative to May's plans for a "hard Bexit". Read More »

See the New Wonder Woman Trailer Unveiled at MTV Movie & TV Awards

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In the lead-up to its June release, last night saw the release of the final trailer for the film and we can not describe it any other way than that it is quite simply majestic. Wonder Woman also stars Chris Pine, Robin Wright , and Connie Nielsen . " Wonder Woman " hits theaters on June 7. She learns about a massive conflict raging in the outside world and decides to leave her home to fight in the war where she realises her true potential. Read More »

Canelo vs. GGG Officially Announced for Sept 16th

Golovkin is a flawless 37-0 in his career and last fought in March when he defeated Daniel Jacobs to retain his titles. Golovkin , a native of Kazakhstan living in Santa Monica, California, and Alvarez were thrilled the fight was finally made. Read More »

Is Thanos in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2?

The movie opens as you'd expect: with a great song as the stirring chords of Electric Light Orchestra's foot tapping Mr Blue Sky plays in the background while characters are introduced. "As the Guardians try to escape, the mystery of Peter's parentage is revealed". One of the things that make these films so successful is Gunn's ability to build spectacular action around a group of characters for whom audiences care. Read More »

Health Secretary Price defends nearly $1 trillion cut to Medicaid

Last year, Gallup found that 58 percent of the country wants single payer to replace Obamacare, while only 37 percent oppose such a move. That approach is welcome in states that want fewer mandates from the federal government but is causing alarm in states that embraced former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. Read More »

Netflix renews '13 Reasons Why' for second season

We can't continue to treat mental illness as something that is taboo. "The positive is kids are talking". Part of the problem with our culture is that we say, 'Oh, the story's done. Despite the praise from fans and critics alike, 13 Reasons Why has also generated criticism and accusations that the series glamorizes teen suicide. Read More »

Celtics Reclaim Home Court Advantage With Game-5 Victory

The point guard has been declared out by Chicago ahead of their must-win game. Celtics at Bulls, Boston leads 3-2. The Celtics have won three straight after dropping the first two games at home and the Wizards are hoping John Wall can lead them into Atlanta and put the series away tomorrow night. Read More »

No smiles from Macron after win

Polling agencies have projected that centrist Emmanuel Macron will be France's next president, putting a 39-year-old political novice at the helm of one of the world's biggest economies and slowing a global populist wave. Commentators said a low turnout might help Le Pen, whose supporters are seen as more likely to show up to vote. The results revealed Macron was favoured among wealthier, better educated citizens in cities, while Le Pen drew support in the countryside as well as ... Read More »