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Theresa May apologises for shambolic response to Grenfell Tower disaster

Theresa May apologises for shambolic response to Grenfell Tower disaster

For now, £202,000 of government money has been handed out to 180 directly affected families. Nobody around nearby Avondale Park was able to corroborate the claim about survivors sleeping rough. " People have been sleeping in cars and in parks because they don't know where to go and they aren't being looked after ", the newly minted Labour MP told Sky News .


Australia to resume anti-ISIS airstrikes in Syria - defense chief

Australia to resume anti-ISIS airstrikes in Syria - defense chief

The incident happened near the combat outpost in At-Tanf, where US and coalition advisers are supporting forces that are battling the Islamic State. The Russian ministry of defense responded to Sunday's shooting by saying that it would suspend use of the de-confliction hotline with the US -backed forces, reported CNN.



The least you need to know about the Senate healthcare bill

Citing several reasons on how Trump's proposed health-care bill is bad, "It hands enormous tax cuts to the rich and to the drug and insurance industries, paid for by cutting health care for everybody else". Senate on Thursday doesn't fulfill that promise. "The protections around preexisting conditions are still in place in the Senate bill , but the waiver authority gives states options that could include limiting coverage for people with preexisting conditions", says Pearson.



What's next on health care draft in Congress

Like the House bill, the Senate plan would eliminate hundreds of billions of dollars in taxes over the next decade, with large benefits for the wealthiest Americans. But regarding the other big news of the day - the future of the nation's health care system - there are plenty of recordings that convey exactly what he said about his plans for health care.


Israel ignores United Nations, begins construction on new West Bank settlement

Israel ignores United Nations, begins construction on new West Bank settlement

Trump has made it clear that working toward achieving a lasting peace agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians is a top priority for him, a White House official told CNN ahead of Kushner's arrival. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas's spokesman, Nabil Abu Rudeineh, called the new building work a "serious escalation", in a statement published by official Palestinian news agency Wafa.



Disability advocates protest outside McConnell's office over health care bill

Around 60 protesters showed up to the protest holding signs bearing anti-AHCA slogans and chanted "Don't Touch Medicaid ". A group of disabled protesters have been dragged out of their wheelchairs after gathering at the office of Senate to protest against the Republican's health care reform bill .