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While Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel , who was leading the charts early in the practice, suffered a huge setback when his car's engine failed and he failed to register time for tomorrow's qualifying. Although Hamilton looked stronger in the final Saturday morning session, he was still over six tenths off the two Ferraris. "It's part of motor racing", Vettel told Sky F1.
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    Illinois governor signs Medicaid for abortions

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    But Rauner did not stick to his promise. Rauner and his wife were listed as $50,000 sponsors of a Planned Parenthood of IL fundraiser in April. He is running for re-election in 2018, and the move could prompt Republicans to put up a challenger in the primary.
  • Illinois governor signs Medicaid for abortions

    Illinois governor signs Medicaid for abortions

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    But Rauner did not stick to his promise. Rauner and his wife were listed as $50,000 sponsors of a Planned Parenthood of IL fundraiser in April. He is running for re-election in 2018, and the move could prompt Republicans to put up a challenger in the primary.
  • Illinois governor signs Medicaid for abortions

    Illinois governor signs Medicaid for abortions

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    But Rauner did not stick to his promise. Rauner and his wife were listed as $50,000 sponsors of a Planned Parenthood of IL fundraiser in April. He is running for re-election in 2018, and the move could prompt Republicans to put up a challenger in the primary.
  • Parkway High athletes could be kicked off team kneeling during anthem

    Parkway High athletes could be kicked off team kneeling during anthem

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    Parkway High School has adopted a similar stance. Coaches and principals will have sole discretion to dole out punishment to players who protest the national anthem at school-sanctioned sporting events, stated School Superintendent Scott Smith , chief of Bossier Parish School District in Benton, Louisiana, on Wednesday morning.
  • US Personnel On the Ground In Puerto Rico Helping With Relief Efforts

    US Personnel On the Ground In Puerto Rico Helping With Relief Efforts

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    Under the Jones Act, transportation between ports and coastwise points in the United States needs to be done on vessels built in the United States and crewed by USA citizens. "I am proud of Americans helping Americans, friends and strangers alike". In the nearby fishing town of Catano, authorities said they would open a distribution point over the weekend to hand out food and water, almost two weeks after the hurricane hit.
  • SIC: Malaysia wouldn't want to host F1, even for free

    SIC: Malaysia wouldn't want to host F1, even for free

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    The gap between the two is the biggest it has been all year and Hamilton will not need to win another race this year to clinch his fourth title if he triumphs on Sunday with Vettel lower than second. Vettel will look to strike back on a track where alongside Schumacher he has the best record of any driver , with four victories. "In any case, a lack of practice time often makes the race more interesting, and that would certainly suit us".
  • Americans lead through Day 1

    Americans lead through Day 1

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    Fellow South African Charl Schwartzel handed in another disappointing effort, combining with Anirban Lahiri to be smashed 6-and-5 by Cup rookies Charley Hoffman and Kevin Chappell . The U.S. rolled and could have won all five, if a Jordan Spieth putt had juuust fallen in the edge of the cup on the 18th. For the math-challenged, that means the event could be over before Sunday's singles session.
  • Proposed tax reform is win-win for Americans, businesses

    Proposed tax reform is win-win for Americans, businesses

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    Still, it does include one clear benefit for the wealthy, the planned elimination of the estate tax . America's corporate tax rate at 35% is the highest among developed countries and this framework will significantly decrease that tax rate to 20% so business can grow and expand leading to more jobs here at home.
  • Supreme Court takes case posing a threat to unions

    Supreme Court takes case posing a threat to unions

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    In this case, IL state child protective worker Mark Janus is objecting to being forced to pay fees to the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, or AFSCME which represents him. With Justice Neil Gorsuch now sitting in the seat formerly held by Justice Scalia, everyone is betting that Abood will not survive the current challenge .
  • Trump races to catch up as Puerto Rico crisis escalates

    Trump races to catch up as Puerto Rico crisis escalates

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    Trump and his advisers defended the administration's response to the hurricane, which destroyed much of the island's infrastructure and left many residents desperate for fresh water, power, food and other supplies. Supplies that have arrived are reportedly sitting on the docks. "And we need to employ them". "Where is the cavalry?" Puerto Rico is a United States territory and Puerto Ricans hold U.S.
  • Foreigners scramble out of Iraqi Kurdistan ahead of retaliatory flight ban

    Foreigners scramble out of Iraqi Kurdistan ahead of retaliatory flight ban

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    Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi demanded at the time that the Kurds transfer control of their airports to Baghdad, a demand that the Barzani regional government refused. Humanitarian, military and diplomatic planes are excluded from a ban on global flights to and from Iraqi Kurdistan to start on Friday, the director of Arbil airport said.
  • Catalonia's ministers vow to go ahead with independence referendum

    Catalonia's ministers vow to go ahead with independence referendum

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    Citi said: "We continue to think the vote is unlikely to lead to Catalonia's exit from Spain (Catalexit), and that snap regional elections in Catalonia will follow". Amanpour asked Dastis whether violence will "be on your head?" People, whoever they are, have the right to self-determination and should be able to choose their sovereignty in line with the Charter of the United Nations .
  • Trump repeats false claim that senator in hospital caused embarassing healthcare defeat

    Trump repeats false claim that senator in hospital caused embarassing healthcare defeat

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    The White House says the "dramatic tax cut" is created to "boost to millions of American businesses and farms". "I've been waiting for this for a long time ". "Our framework will stop punishing companies for keeping their headquarters in the United States". Economists, even those who work at Wall Street banks and for big companies, only project a modest boost to growth.
  • Trump Waives Jones Act for Puerto Rico Relief

    Trump Waives Jones Act for Puerto Rico Relief

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    Norwegian Cruise Line is working with the disaster relief group All Hands Volunteers to help rebuild schools and infrastructure in Puerto Rico . "I have not seen any federal help around here", Javier San Miguel, a 51-year-old accountant, said .
  • Speculation of Peyton Manning joining 2020 race for senator

    Speculation of Peyton Manning joining 2020 race for senator

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    But now that Corker has chose to retire from Congress, the governor said he's been thrust into the position of having to give a Senate bid serious consideration. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., told Business Insider he thought Manning was "a great guy and a popular guy" who could have interest in representing the state in Congress.
  • Justices To Weigh Challenge To Public Sector Union Fees

    Justices To Weigh Challenge To Public Sector Union Fees

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    Twenty-two states have not banned agency fee requirements, covering about 5 million public-sector workers. The William Penn School District, located in Delaware County, and others joining the case with an educational interest claimed that the state has failed to provide the constitutionally required educational system and that the state-local hybrid approach to funding public schools is untenable and creates disparities in education quality.
  • Fact check: Trump's tax plan is what you make of it

    Fact check: Trump's tax plan is what you make of it

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    Financial investors are likely to see past President Trump's controversial comments and focus on the tax reforms now that something concrete has been unveiled . The corporate tax rate here is 30%. Furthermore, even if Trump's tax cuts did manage to achieve the 3 percent growth his treasury secretary is now touting, this would not almost be enough to offset the cost of the tax cuts.
  • Beijing orders closure of North Korean firms in China

    Beijing orders closure of North Korean firms in China

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    President Donald Trump warned North Korea on Tuesday that any US military option against North Korea would be "devastating" for Pyongyang, but said the use of force was not Washington's first option. It is actions like these by China which can have a more direct, decisive, and measurable impact on North Korea , and perhaps eventually bring it to the negotiating table.
  • Roy Moore celebrates runoff victory with supporters

    Roy Moore celebrates runoff victory with supporters

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    Republican Party leaders backed unusual, and Trump personally stumped for odd days before the election against Moore . Moore clinched the GOP nomination for the Senate seat previously held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions . Trump's decision to delete these tweets odd isn't just weird and confusing. The Alabama special election is even more intriguing than usual because President Donald Trump has chosen to back what is considered the "establishment candidate" by his base, ...
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (dual-SIM), $864.99 on eBay — Deal

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    Because the Galaxy X has the potential to make the innovations of the iPhone X look quaint. The company already introduced a redesign for the Galaxy Note 8 this year by having minimal bezels and a new dual-camera system. Other than that, the cell phone doesn't have anything new or energizing to offer. So, if you play a lot of games and watch movies and videos through the day, then consider yourself carrying a power bank to keep it alive.
  • Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner registered to vote in NY as a female

    Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner registered to vote in NY as a female

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    White House chief strategist Steve Bannon and chief of staff Reince Priebus - both of whom have since left their posts - were also named in the report . In the same vein, Congressional Democrats including Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), ranking member of the House Oversight Committee, have called for an investigation asking Kushner for information on his nongovernment accounts and private family domain.
  • IPhone 8 vs Galaxy S8, Will It Blend?

    IPhone 8 vs Galaxy S8, Will It Blend?

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    While the admin doesn't explicitly say " Android Oreo " it's safe to assume that Samsung and its carrier partners won't roll the UI out in a bug fix update. So, this is good news if you are thinking of buying the iPhone 8 as the test clearly shows the glass holds up well against small falls to floor. The new iPhone X will be arriving in November this year if everything goes according to plan.
  • China shows sharp rise in North Korea coal imports despite embargo

    China shows sharp rise in North Korea coal imports despite embargo

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    Two days earlier, the USA had sent fighter jets and bombers the farthest north of the demilitarized zone that any had flown off North Korea's coast this century. Officials, however, said the deployment schedule is yet to be fixed. National security adviser Chung Eui-yong told President Moon Jae-in he expected North Korea activity around October 10 and 18.
  • Former Playboy worker, now living in Scottsdale, remembers Hugh Hefner

    Former Playboy worker, now living in Scottsdale, remembers Hugh Hefner

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    An insider said that she would not get any of the inheritance money, and instead, his children will get it as well as the film school of the University of Southern California and several other charities. "He came to my house and actually sat on my couch". We look back on the life of the men's magazine mogul in pictures. "We could sit right next to him and he wouldn't have a clue what we said".
  • Reaction to Trump's 'once in a generation' tax overhaul

    Reaction to Trump's 'once in a generation' tax overhaul

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    The American Civil Liberties Union of IN is also urging attendance. We want to bring back trillions of dollars in wealth parked overseas. "History has shown that, in Australia, when the business environment is improved and company tax rates reduced, company tax receipts have bounced back in just a few years as companies have greater earnings on which to pay tax ".
  • Hurricane Maria lingers off NC coast, hazardous weather alerts issued

    Hurricane Maria lingers off NC coast, hazardous weather alerts issued

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    Hurricane Maria could prompt storm watches along North Carolina's Outer Banks as it rolls north after killing at least 10 people and knocking out power to the entire U.S. Authorities warned that high winds and flooding were possible threats as Maria passed well offshore. "The system will be farther away by tomorrow", Ross said Tuesday.
  • West Virginia schools earn national recognition

    West Virginia schools earn national recognition

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    The Makerspace Club, for example, includes nearly 100 fourth- and fifth-grade students. Almost 20 percent of its students are English language learners, and it serves homeless shelters. Up to 420 schools may be nominated each year. "Congratulations to the all of the students, faculty and administrators whose dedication and commitment to educational excellence is unwavering".
  • Twins might get Miguel Sano back for AL wild-card game

    Twins might get Miguel Sano back for AL wild-card game

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    They won only 59 games a year ago, and it seemed as if the young Twins would be lucky to be competitive when the season began. For months, the Minnesota Twins have done it the hard way, scrapping to an unexpected season. "I messed up", Molitor said. Clinching a playoff berth with 83 wins, with four days still remaining in the season, is probably something we won't see happen too often.
  • Trump administration waives shipping law to allow more deliveries to Puerto Rico

    Trump administration waives shipping law to allow more deliveries to Puerto Rico

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    Its governor says the island and its 3.4 million people are facing "unprecedented disaster". "We expect them to waive it", Rossello added. "It's been really slow". "If we're taking the noose off Puerto Rico, isn't that a good permanent solution, too?" asks Cato's Ikenson. "That is the fault of the hurricane", Duke told reporters in the White House driveway.
  • Couple's delay in fleeing Myanmar left them open to attack

    Couple's delay in fleeing Myanmar left them open to attack

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    Widespread violence against minority Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar has led to a mass exodus into Bangladesh. The United Nations has been demanding access since its humanitarian organizations were forced to pull out of Rakhine when Myanmar's military launched operations against Rohingya rebels in late August .
  • Russian Federation election probe in Congress turns to Twitter

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    Facebook and other technology companies are coming under increased scrutiny amid the Russian Federation investigations. Representatives from Facebook , as well as search-engine giant Google , will likely meet with the Senate intelligence committee as part of lawmakers' Russian Federation probe.
  • BMW Cars will soon allow you to shop while you drive

    BMW Cars will soon allow you to shop while you drive

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    Amazon released the Echo smart speaker in 2014. The original Echo's design is showing its age. Users "can make video calls and be connected to external speakers via cable or Bluetooth", the website says . Amazon also dropped a nice update to its Fire TV set-top device, adding 4K and HDR support to the compact home entertainment device. The first Echo device described as containing a "smart home hub", the high- powered Echo Plus automatically detects smart home products when ...
  • Daines returns from South Korea trip

    Daines returns from South Korea trip

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    The first, an intermediate range missile, can travel almost 2,500 miles. "While the political space is clearly very charged right now, we haven't seen a change in the posture of North Korean forces, and we watch that very closely", Dunford said .
  • Bennett: Israel must be ready to deal with Iran unaided

    Bennett: Israel must be ready to deal with Iran unaided

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    That was the same address where he called Kim Jong-un "Rocket Man" and threatened to totally destroy North Korea , words that the country took as a declaration of war . This should not imply that the US should sanction India; rather, sanctions should be always be avoided. There are genuine issues involving Iranian policies in the region and differences with US interests, but most of the Trump administration's rhetoric does not attempt to make a specific argument that withdrawing from the ...
  • IPhone X Face ID won't work for kids or those with twins

    IPhone X Face ID won't work for kids or those with twins

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    It is an interesting read and if you are curious about Face ID and how it works then head on over to Apple's website for the details. The iPhone 8 glass back is very expensive to replace, as the iFixit iPhone 8 teardown confirmed that it is a very difficult procedure.
  • Trump tweets he's still optimistic on health overhaul

    Trump tweets he's still optimistic on health overhaul

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    Orrin Hatch, the chairman of the finance committee. But GOP leaders are talking about first using that protection for their current top priority, tax cuts, not health care. "And hide my head in a bag". Congress could vote to renew the health care bill's 50-vote protection next year. Is he trying to mislead his supporters? Finally, Sen.
  • Experts Doubt North Korea Would Target US Warplanes

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    However, North Korea has denied their involvement. North Korea's aging MiG fighters won't stance a chance against much more powerful USA fighters escorting long-range bombers. This is the third time the president has invited leaders of rival parties for a meeting since he took office in May. A USA forces exercise last June practiced for just such an evacuation of American civilians from South Korea.
  • Japan calls snap election as new party roils outlook

    Japan calls snap election as new party roils outlook

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    The New Hope Party, led by Yuriko Koike, who is also Tokyo's first female governor , was formally unveiled Wednesday as an alternative opposition party. Asked in a Kyodo News nationwide poll over the weekend which party would get their proportional representation vote, 27.0% said the LDP, 8.0% said the Democratic Party and 4.6% said Komeito.
  • Puerto Rico Officals Say 'People Are Going To Die' After Hurricane Maria

    Puerto Rico Officals Say 'People Are Going To Die' After Hurricane Maria

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    Lea Tobar has five sisters and two brothers in Puerto Rico . Cummings wants the U.S.to deploy at least 50,000 troops to deal with the storm's fallout and believes Trump is abandoning millions of Americans . The damage to transmission and distribution systems is still being assessed, although initial reports show "significant damage". There were also the intangibles, hard to capture on a screen; the sweltering heat, no electricity or clean running water, and the fear that no one would ...