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Trump proposes to build wall with solar panels on border with Mexico

Trump proposes to build wall with solar panels on border with Mexico Hundreds of companies have put in bids to work on the border wall, should it ever be built, including one from Las Vegas businessman Tom Gleason that involved using solar panels. "With less than 2 percent of the US population living within 40 miles of the Mexico border, the electricity generated by the wall would mostly be useless - unless costly transmission lines were built to take the elect... [Full Article...]

Deep Partisan Divide Remains Over Affordable Care Act In California

Deep Partisan Divide Remains Over Affordable Care Act In California Every citizen in this country has a right to affordable, quality health care. Let's not mince words: That means more suffering and death. The logic of this process, under both Democrats and Republicans, is the development of an openly two-class health care system: the best health care money can buy for the super-rich and a privileged upper-middle-class layer; and for the vast majority of the pop... [Full Article...]

McIlroy and Day get the weekend off

McIlroy and Day get the weekend off Open at Erin Hills . There is a palpable excitement around the grounds at Erin Hills due to the packed leaderboard that portends a thrilling weekend and the fact that the course has shown well-challenging yet fair. Casey is playing some of the best golf of his life as he chases an elusive major success. "As good as I got", he told Spieth, smiling as he walked with him down the fairway. [Full Article...]

Frank Kush, who built ASU into a powerhouse, dies at 88

Frank Kush, who built ASU into a powerhouse, dies at 88 Kush later rejoined the Arizona State athletic department as a fundraiser, and the school commissioned a statue of him to be placed outside Sun Devil Stadium. Kush spent three seasons as coach of the Baltimore Colts (1982-84), then coached the Phoenix-based Arizona Outlaws in the USFL in 1985. Kush continued his career in the CFL and National Football League, becoming the Baltimore/Indianapoli... [Full Article...]

Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'

It would repeal tax increases Obama's law imposed on higher-income people and medical industry companies to pay for expanded coverage. Speaking shortly after the Senate released its draft , Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , the Republican from Kentucky, said the document "incorporates input from so many different members who represent so many different constituents who are facing so ... [Full Article...]

Insurer startup to enter five ObamaCare exchanges

Insurer startup to enter five ObamaCare exchanges If an insurer misses the Wednesday deadline, regulators could still choose to accept a last-minute application, as they did previous year in Arizona, to make sure residents had access to a policy through the state marketplace. "The first concern is how many people will lose coverage and what do the demographics of that group look like", she said. Oscar , which lost $102 million in just its NY and... [Full Article...]

Tech CEOs to visit White House

While the Trump administration differs from previous administrations in many ways, its focus on updating outmoded technologies and speeding up the government's transition to digital is something that's been shared by past administrations. [Full Article...]

Southwest celebrates first day of summer with heat wave

Southwest celebrates first day of summer with heat wave American Airlines spokesman Ross Feinstein said the carrier began limiting sales on some flights to prevent the planes from exceeding maximum weight for safe take-off in the hot conditions. The forecast called for a high of 49 degrees Celsius in Phoenix , 48C in Palm Springs, California , and 52C in Death Valley - a desert valley in Eastern California. [Full Article...]

Perez's grand slam sends Royals past Red Sox, 6 - 4

Perez's grand slam sends Royals past Red Sox, 6 - 4 Josh Rutledge singles to third base. Kelvin Herrera got his 17th save of the season by pitching around a lead-off double by Jackie Bradley Jr. Prior to Wednesday, the Red Sox were 29-0 this season when leading after seven innings. Joakim Soria (3-2) pitched the 8th inning and got the win. This will be Strahm's first career start against Boston. Marrero scored from third on Minor's error ... [Full Article...]

Russian fighter jet 'chases NATO plane away' over Baltic Sea

Russian fighter jet 'chases NATO plane away' over Baltic Sea Lucas Tomlinson is the Pentagon and State Department producer for Fox News Channel. As NATO flexes its muscles close to Russia's borders, Moscow has started preparations for the upcoming joint strategic drills Zapad-2017 (West-2017), which will be held in Belarus later this year. [Full Article...]

Summer solstice makes Wednesday the longest day of the year in Richmond

Summer solstice makes Wednesday the longest day of the year in Richmond They are the moments when the Sun reaches its most northern or southern points. It complemented the winter solstice which celebrated the heavens, masculinity and "yang" forces. However, the land and oceans are still relatively cool, due to spring's temperatures, so the maximum heating effect on air temperature is not felt just yet. [Full Article...]

Singapore Airlines named world's second best airline

Singapore Airlines named world's second best airline As reported by The Irish Independent , out of the 320 airlines surveyed for the awards, Aer Lingus was ranked as the world's 38th best, moving up 11 places after being assigned the 49th spot past year. The first fully fitted aircraft is being showcased at Paris Air Show before going into service this weekend on the London-Doha route. "Digital transformation is one of our core strategic targ... [Full Article...]

Interview: UN refugee agency continues to assist Afghan returnees, displaced persons

Interview: UN refugee agency continues to assist Afghan returnees, displaced persons Quoting the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)'s report , he said 65 million out of the 8 billion worldwide population are refugees, asylum-seekers, or internally displaced persons. Grandi said there were outstanding examples in villages, towns and cities in countries on every continent where refugees had been welcomed. "And for the better", he stated, noting that in countles... [Full Article...]

Trump meets Ukrainian leader amid Russia investigation

Trump meets Ukrainian leader amid Russia investigation Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said he had received strong assurances of US support for his country from Donald Trump during a meeting in the White House on Tuesday. On 2 October 2015, the leaders of the Normandy format admitted that it would take time to organise elections in Ukraine that respect worldwide standards and as a result, the so-called Minsk peace process would run into nex... [Full Article...]

US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

I did the work, looked at the golf course, made sure that I could actually play and visualize the golf course. Tied with Fowler at six-under par are Jamie Lovemark and J.B. But there was no hope for Day and McIlroy . After posting a first-round 78, McIlroy found more of a rhythm on Friday but it was to little avail as he could only birdie the last for a round of 71 and a 5-over total. [Full Article...]

Health officials move forward with marijuana plans

Health officials move forward with marijuana plans All of the growers are required to grow indoors, not in a greenhouse or on an outdoor farm. In the southeastern region, there are two permits for growing facilities and 10 for dispensaries.Prime Wellness plans to set up a facility at the South Heidelberg Industrial Park at 2 Corporate Boulevard. [Full Article...]

US PGA Tour to begin blood tests for doping next season

US PGA Tour to begin blood tests for doping next season The PGA Tour will begin blood testing players next season as it toughens its stance on doping. Levinson said blood testing also detects substances that are common in more high-endurance sports, such as cycling, but that the tour doesn't see them as applicable to a sport like golf. [Full Article...]

A Russian fighter jet staged a daring provocation near the USA aircraft

He says it's not clear if there was any communication between the aircraft. Russian planes routinely intercept United States jets in the skies near the Baltics and the Russian enclave of Kaliningrad, but the Pentagon says most of these are deemed to be safe and professional. [Full Article...]

US Catholic bishops' committee dismayed over Trump's new direction on Cuba

US Catholic bishops' committee dismayed over Trump's new direction on Cuba However, the Cuban government is not interested Trump and his demands . Surrounded by Cuban-American exiles and Cuban dissidents, Trump announced from a theater in Miami that the US would impose new limits on USA travelers to the island and ban any payments to the military-linked conglomerate that controls much of the island's tourism industry. [Full Article...]

Teen charged in theft of gun from MA mall

It turned negative, as 37 investors sold INVN shares while 41 reduced holdings. FSB ADV purchased a new stake in shares of Dick's Sporting Goods during the fourth quarter worth $1,432,000. They expect $0.18 EPS, up 63.64% or $0.07 from last year's $0.11 per share. 05/17/2017 - Dick's Sporting Goods Inc had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup. [Full Article...]


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