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Trump taps Obamacare critic to overhaul health system | Reuters

Updated : Nov 30, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : World

Trump taps Obamacare critic to overhaul health system | Reuters

By Steve Holland | NEW YORK NEW YORK U.S. President-elect Donald Trump named a vociferous critic of Obamacare and a health policy expert to key appointments on Tuesday to help him repeal and replace President Barack Obama's signature healthcare programme.Republican Representative Tom Price, an orthopaedic surgeon from Georgia, will be Trump's Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary, and Seema Verma, the founder of a health policy consulting company, will lead the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which is part of HHS and which oversees government health programs for the poor and the elderly and insurance standards.Vice President-elect Mike Pence, arriving at Trump Tower in New York, promised a "busy day" as the transition team continues filling key positions. #Hillary Clinton #United Kingdom #Iraq #Amazon #Georgia
Donald Trump to nominate Georgia Representative Tom Price as health secretary

Updated : Nov 29, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

Donald Trump to nominate Georgia Representative Tom Price as health secretary

President-elect Donald Trump has selected Georgia Representative Tom Price, a leading critic of President Barack Obama's sweeping health care law, to head the Department of Health and Human Services, according to a person familiar with the decision. #Barack Obama #Donald Trump #NewsTracker #Republicans #Georgia #Tom Price #Health and Human Services #Health secretary
Clinton enjoys solid lead in early voting - Reuters/Ipsos poll | Reuters

Updated : Oct 30, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : World

Clinton enjoys solid lead in early voting - Reuters/Ipsos poll | Reuters

By Maurice Tamman | NEW YORK NEW YORK With 11 days to go before the U.S. presidential election, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton leads Republican Donald Trump by 15 percentage points among early voters surveyed in the past two weeks, according to the Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation project.Though data is not available for all early voting states, Clinton enjoys an edge in swing states such as Ohio and Arizona and in Republican Party strongholds such as Georgia and Texas.An estimated 19 million Americans have voted so far in the election, according to the University of Florida’s United States Election Project, accounting for as much as 20 percent of the electorate.Overall, Clinton remained on track to win a majority of votes in the Electoral College, the Reuters/Ipsos survey showed.Having so many ballots locked down before the Nov. 8 election is good news for the Clinton campaign. #Hillary Clinton #President #Georgia #taxes #clinton
South Africa's withdrawal from International Criminal Court could spark a domino effect

Updated : Oct 21, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

South Africa's withdrawal from International Criminal Court could spark a domino effect

South Africa announced Friday that it would withdraw from the International Criminal Court, dealing a major blow to a troubled institution set up to try the world's worst crimes. #United States #United Nations #South Africa #Sudan #Omar al-Bashir #Kenya #Amnesty International #Jacob Zuma #International Criminal Court #Georgia #Darfur #Hague #Namibia #Burundi #Uhuru Kenyatta #ANC #Jean-Pierre Bemba #Michael Masutha #Anton du Plessis #Democratic Alliance
Man blows himself up at TV centre in Abkhazia; security around public places stepped up

Updated : Oct 17, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Man blows himself up at TV centre in Abkhazia; security around public places stepped up

An unidentified man on Monday blew himself up at the state-owned TV centre in Abkhazia, a tiny Russian-backed breakaway region of Georgia, local officials said. #NewsTracker #Georgia #Abkhazia #TV Centre #Aslan Kobakhiya #Raul Khajimba
Egypt, Russia to hold joint military exercises in mid-October | Reuters

Updated : Oct 13, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : World

Egypt, Russia to hold joint military exercises in mid-October | Reuters

CAIRO Egypt's armed forces will hold joint military exercises with their Russian counterparts on Egyptian soil for the first time from October 15-26, Cairo's military spokesman said on Wednesday.Days ago Egypt backed a Russian resolution in the U.N. Security Council on Syria that removed the demand for an end to air strikes on Aleppo stipulated in an alternative French resolution. #India #Business #Syria #Middle East #Russia #Argentina #Georgia
North Carolina rescues storm victims as Matthew heads out to sea | Reuters

Updated : Oct 10, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : World

North Carolina rescues storm victims as Matthew heads out to sea | Reuters

By Judy Royal | CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. #Business #Environment #Florida #Argentina #Georgia
Death toll rises; Hurricane Matthew blasts Bahamas en route for United States | Reuters

Updated : Oct 07, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : World

Death toll rises; Hurricane Matthew blasts Bahamas en route for United States | Reuters

By Zach Fagenson and Scott Malone | JUPITER/ORLANDO, Fla. JUPITER/ORLANDO, Fla. #United States #India #Florida #Cuba #Georgia #Haiti #graphics
Power outage at Delta causes flight cancellations, delays | Reuters

Updated : Aug 09, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : World

Power outage at Delta causes flight cancellations, delays | Reuters

Delta Air Lines Inc ( DAL.N ) cancelled hundreds of flights and delayed many others on Monday after an outage hit its computer systems, grounding planes and stranding passengers of one of the world's largest carriers at airports around the globe. Atlanta-based Delta, the second-largest U.S. airline by passenger traffic, said it had cancelled 451 flights after a power outage that began around 2:30 a.m #India #France #science #airport #Netherlands #Georgia #article