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Is there a chance Tiger Woods never returns to golf? 'Yeah, definitely'

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Team assistant captain Tiger Woods addresses the media in a press conference during the practice round of The Presidents Cup golf tournament at Liberty National Golf Course. "Hopefully we can play together in some matches just like the old days". "I don't know how else to add to it", he said. Love said something that could have been hard - tearing him away from friends and school - turned out to be a blessing on a career and a personal basis. Read More »

Trump to unveil tax cuts Wednesday

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For example, will all income now taxed at 33 percent be taxed at 25 percent? Trump says, "it's time for Washington to learn from the wisdom of IN". Donnelly rode from Washington D.C.to IN on Air Force One Wednesday with the President ahead of the announcement. Increase the child tax credit and provide a $500 credit for care of nonchild dependents. Read More »

Facebook sends team to Puerto Rico to get island back online

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The NFL will also match donations up to $50,000 to theMiami and Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Campaign of Miami Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso. Singer Marc Anthony, who was born in NY of Puerto Rican parents, told Trump in a tweet with an expletive thrown in to stop talking about the National Football League and "do something about our people in need in #PuertoRico ". Read More »

Marc Anthony Criticizes President Trump For NFL Obsession While Puerto Rico Suffers

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The 49-year-old singer criticized President Trump for focusing on National Football League protests, rather than talking about the hurricane-ravaged island. "We need all the help that we can get". "We're working with Mark Cuban and J.J. Barea". But more immediately, they face a lack of food, injuries, disease, infrastructure collapse, failing hospital generators, and a myriad of other logistical issues that amount to a humanitarian nightmare. Read More »

[LISTEN] Saudi Arabia to allow women to obtain driver's licences

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Other measures included allowing women to attend soccer matches and the inclusion of physical education in girls' school curriculum. "Women will no longer need a crutch to access the simple freedom of movement", she said. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the U.S.is "happy" with the move. An employee of a local Saudi Toyota dealership tells AMEinfo: "We do expect sales to increase in Riyadh , but only by approximately ten per cent in the first year [of the ban being ... Read More »

Trump meets with House panel to talk up GOP tax plan

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The plan would likely cut the tax rate for the wealthiest Americans from 39.6 percent to 35 percent. Many Democrats , meanwhile, have said the details of Trump's tax plan would skew largely toward benefiting the wealthy and add trillions of dollars to the federal debt, potentially dragging down the economy with giant interest payments that would overshadow any prospects for growth. Read More »

Sessions Defends Campus Free Speech And Trump's Criticism Of NFL Player Protests

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But it is transforming into an echo chamber of political correctness and homogeneous thought, a shelter for fragile egos". JEFF SESSIONS: Freedom of thought and speech on American campus are under attack. Such speech codes and zones have been the subject of many challenges by the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), which Sessions cited in his remarks. Read More »

Bali Volcano Eruption May Occur in a 'Matter of Hours'

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About 2,000 cows have also been evacuated from the flanks of the volcano. Host communities were providing food and water, while the central and local governments were providing tents, blankets and other relief. The 3,031-metre Mount Agung last erupted for nearly a year between 1963 and 1964, killing about 1,200 people. President Joko Widodo is scheduled to visit the evacuees at several camps on Tuesday. Read More »

U.S. slaps tariffs on Bombardier jets, ruling in favor of Boeing

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Bombardier employs around 5,000 people at a plant in East Belfast and signed a 5.6 billion U.S. dollar deal past year to provide up to 125 of its new C-Series aircraft to Atlanta-based Delta Airlines . He said the atmosphere in Bombardier was quiet and muted. She said: "The Department of Commerce ruling is a blow to the many families and workers who face a very uncertain future and hard times ahead". Read More »

Erdogan Warns Israel to Keep Hands Off Kurdish Independence

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Massoud Barzani , the Kurdish regional president who spearheaded the referendum , called for "dialogue" with Baghdad . Iraqi Shi'ite militias have fought on Assad's side against Syrian rebels and Islamic State . The United States and United Kingdom both pledged not to downgrade relations with the Kurdish government. Baghdad's order on Tuesday marked an escalation of the dispute over a referendum on the independence of Iraq's Kurdish population earlier this week. Read More »

Equifax CEO Quits After Massive Data Breach

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Richard Smith, who leaves with immediate effect, has joined a growing list of senior people that exited Equifax in the wake of the mega leak that affected in excess of 100 million consumers. One of the first plans he has during his retirement is an appearance at Senate Banking Committee hearing on October 4. That new leadership is interim CEO Paulino do Rego Barros Jr., who oversaw Equifax's Asia Pacific department, and has been with the company for seven years. Read More »

US sends more aid to Puerto Rico, a week after Maria

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Someone needs to say we got you. On Tuesday, Mr Trump said the United States was sending food, water and supplies on "an hourly basis". Puerto Rico's governor has appealed for federal help, warning the island is on the brink of a humanitarian crisis. Read More »

Trump's travel ban scheduled to end on Sunday

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The Department of Homeland Security employs nearly 2,000 people in about 80 countries around the world screening high-risk travelers seeking to visit the United States. The officials declined to say which or how many countries would be targeted. Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores said the department was continuing to defend the executive order but could not comment on the ongoing litigation. Read More »

Roy Moore beats Luther Strange in Alabama GOP Senate primary runoff

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Robert Bentley appointed odd, the state's attorney general at the time , to fill the Senate seat until the next general election, in 2018. "All of Washington is watching to see what Alabama does", Moore said at a Monday night rally in south Alabama rally attended by Bannon, Brexit leader Nigel Farage, and " Duck Dynasty " star Phil Robertson. Read More »

GOP's Latest ACA Health Insurance Repeal Plan Appears Dead

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Rand Paul , R-Ky., and Sen. With the Republicans' narrow 52 to 48 majority, it only took three GOP dropouts to kill the bill . Kimmel has been speaking about the topic sporadically - once after his son, Billy, was born earlier this year, and again in recent days, as a new Republican effort to pass a repeal of Obamacare backed by Senators Cassidy and Graham gained some momentum. Read More »

German election result 'alarming — Turkey's EU minister

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Its presence in the Bundestag has shifted Germany's political landscape. Ms Petry, who has long been locked in a dispute with more hardline AfD colleagues, won a seat in yesterday's election and still plans to serve as an MP. "We have understood our task - to be a strong opposition in this country and to defend democracy against those who question it and attack it", Mr Schulz told party members. Read More »

Activist Group Accuses Myanmar Military of 'Crimes Against Humanity'

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Rohingya Muslims , described by the U.N.as the most widely persecuted ethnic group in the world, have faced heightened fears of being targeted since dozens were killed in communal violence in 2012. HRW on Tuesday joined fellow global rights group Amnesty worldwide in labelling the conduct of the Tatmadaw army of Burma - which along with Buddhist vigilante groups is accused of extrajudicial killings, arson and rape - crimes against humanity. Read More »

Nokia 8 launched in India - Know everything about price, availability & features

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But now with its killer price , HMD Global has made sure these omissions do not really matter. Running the famous Android OS Nougat 7.1.1 it promises users to upgrade to the latest Android 8 .0 Oreo. The Nokia 8 comes with two 13-megapixel cameras featuring both RGB and monochrome sensors. The colour sensor is equipped with OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation). Read More »

Merkel Hangs on to Power Among Rising Far Right Movement

German Chancellor Angela Merkel woke up Monday to a fourth term but now faces the double headache of an emboldened hard-right opposition party and thorny coalition talks ahead. The other story of the night was the rise of some of the other small parties. "I will assure my colleagues that Germany will act responsibly in the phase in which we are in transition". Read More »

National view: The devolution of repeal and replace

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The bill's chances of passage took a serious blow Friday when Sen. "The legislation does correct a serious flaw in the Affordable Care Act by ensuring that no federal funds are used for abortion or go to plans that cover it". Cantwell. "I would ask any governor to say today I have an idea of how I'm going to pay for healthcare in my state if you cut this program in 2027". "Every state would be a loser under Graham-Cassidy, and Alabama is no exception", Arise Citizens' Policy Project ... Read More »

Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in teen sexting case

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It was not immediately clear if his soon-to-be ex-wife Huma Abedin , the former aide to Hillary Clinton , was in the Manhattan courtroom as U.S. District Judge Denise Cote handed down the 21-month punishment. He resigned from his seat after he admitted to sending "messages and photos of an explicit nature with about six women" over a period of about three years. Read More »

Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar, Rohingyas suspected

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Bangladesh is keeping a close watch on the refugee influx to make sure Rohingya camps are not targeted by extremist elements for potential recruits, a senior official from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs told Khaleej Times. Members of the small Hindu minority appear to have been caught in the middle. ARSA has previously been warned by the state government for the allegations on them of murdering up to 44 civilians and kidnapping 22 others. Read More »

DFA says PHL respects Malaysia's stand on Rakhine issue

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But tens of thousands of ethnic Rakhine Buddhists, and the region's small population of Hindus , have also bolted from their homes, saying they were attacked by Rohingya militants. "The scorched earth policy employed by the terrorists is another factor", Suan said. The South Asian regional seminar of Communist and Left parties has urged the governments of South Asia, including Myanmar, Bangladesh, India and Nepal, and the worldwide community to finalise a roadmap to solve the Rohingya crisis. Read More »

Au ''oui'' pour l'indépendance du Kurdistan, il y a un '' mais — Irak

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Autre bénéfice: les revenus de la vente du pétrole du Kurdistan sont déposés dans une banque turque avant d'être transférés aux Kurdes, selon un accord entre Erbil et Ankara. Dans les rues, les drapeaux kurdes se mélangeaient à ceux de la célébration chiite d'Achoura, avec les figures des deux imams Hussein et Ali. Amir, son fils, ne veut rien entendre. Read More »

Cowboys Lead TCU After One Quarter

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But most of the rest of their passes were underneath, and many required precise throws by Rudolph. The true freshman is going to be a good one. Running backs carried the ball 26 times for the Cowboys on Saturday. Bedlam was supposed to be the roadblock. However, the margin for error is nearly non-existent now. But we've got a lot of football left to play before we get to November. Read More »

Latest GOP repeal plan likely dead after Collins says 'no'

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Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Bill Cassidy (R-LA) was already the most sweeping of any Obamacare repeal effort in its restrictions on reproductive health coverage . "That means more freedom in the marketplace". "What McCain has done is a tremendous slap in the face of the Republican party", he continued. Hundreds of demonstrators waited outside the hearing room, booing Republican senators as they entered for the first and only scheduled session on the bill. Read More »

World's heaviest woman dies

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Even in her latest pictures and media reports, she seemed to be progressing well. Everyone is feeling bad for Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty death. Lakdawala said she had done well post surgery, with improved kidney function. She hailed from Egypt and weighed approximately 500 kg. Eman was supposed to stay in the hospital for physiotherapy to help her get used of the limbs that have been basically dormant for years. Read More »

Revised Graham-Cassidy Bill Would Benefit States of Holdout Senators

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Senator Collins has said she's "leaning no." And, he said, it's the opposite of "federalism", or giving states more authority, which the bill's sponsors claim to be advancing. Luther Strange win a primary contest this week. Her standard , set in June, is simple, and appropriate: A Senate bill should not reduce the number of people with health insurance. Read More »