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35 killed in 3 bomb attacks in 2 Pakistani cities

At least 25 people were killed and 100 others injured when two suicide bombers blew themselves up in a densely populated area of Parachinar in the Kurram tribal region in Pakistan's restive northwest. A separate gun attack on police in the southern metropolis of Karachi meanwhile saw four officers killed. The administration said that emergency has been declared in hospitals as the people are shifting the injured to the hospitals.


Trump Gives Nancy Pelosi a Backhanded Compliment

Trump Gives Nancy Pelosi a Backhanded Compliment

She has beat back all comers, including last fall, when Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan of OH ran against her. Ryan fell well short but garnered dozens of votes, enough to underscore dissatisfaction with Pelosi and with her aging leadership team that has left promising young Democrats with few places to rise.



GOP senator blasts Trumpcare for stripping coverage from 'millions of Americans'

Donald Trump has signalled that he is willing to work with four Republican senators who have said they're "not ready to vote" for the Senate's Obamacare repeal and replacement bill. "You have to protect Medicaid expansion states". "I can not support a piece of legislation that takes away insurance from tens of millions of Americans and hundreds of thousands of Nevadans", Heller said at a news conference back in Nevada.



North Korea Denies Responsibility in Warmbier's Death, Slams Washington

North Korea released Warmbier last week for what it described as humanitarian reasons and he died Monday in a hospital in his hometown of Wyoming, a suburb of Cincinnati. "Why the US government which claims to care about the welfare of its citizens had not even once made an official request for the release of Warmbier on humanitarian basis during the Obama administration?" the statement said.


Republican wins Georgia poll in blow to anti-Trump effort

Republican wins Georgia poll in blow to anti-Trump effort

Trump was referring to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , who is facing questions about her leadership after Democrats lost the Georgia special House election . "We don't agonize, we organize", she added. Podhoretz points out that the $30 million raised for Ossoff's campaign "could've funded six House races next year in which Democrats would've had a better shot than they did here".


Southeast Arkansas Sees Heavy Rain As Cindy Passes Through

Southeast Arkansas Sees Heavy Rain As Cindy Passes Through

Gov. John Bel Edwards said Thursday that Louisiana is "not out of the woods yet" as the remnants of Cindy continue to move north across the state. Cindy is the second tropical storm to form during the Atlantic hurricane season, which began June 1.