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Author: 0 A Brief History of ACA Repeal and Replace Efforts

It was the third defeat for the GOP this week, with two earlier proposals to repeal ObamaCare failing, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said it's now "time to move on". Democratic Sen. Charles Schumer of NY, minority leader, stressed that Democrats had been "locked out" of the recent health care debate and he warned that the Republican plan will "certainly mean drastic cuts" in Medicaid and would cause many to lose health care insurance.

Sports Neymar storms out of training after bust-up with teammate
Author: 0 Neymar storms out of training after bust-up with teammate

Barcelona forward Neymar stormed off training after a clash with a teammate Nelson Semedo as he appears closer to a move away from the club. It appears the pair had an altercation after Neymar took exception to a challenge by Semedo and had to be restrained by his teammates.

Sports Usain Bolt to run 100m and 4x100m at World Championships
Author: 0 Usain Bolt to run 100m and 4x100m at World Championships

Bolt laboured to a 10.06 seconds 100 metres victory in the Czech Republic last month and immediately travelled to see his doctor German Hans-Wilhelm Mueller-Wohlfahrt for some treatment on the back issues that have troubled him for years. "I asked (him) because I was surprised when I heard he retired". "I've learned not to call names, because over the years I've noticed that some youngsters no matter how much you give them props, I've learned that they don't show the respect to a lot of the ...

Sports Frampton fight called off after Gutierrez fall
Author: 0 Frampton fight called off after Gutierrez fall

The contest will no longer be a WBC title eliminator for Frampton but if Gutiérrez can cause an upset, he will meet WBC champion Gary Russell Junior as a mandatory challenger for the belt. After an examination, the medical team has opted against giving him the all-clear to fight. Speaking to BBC Radio Northern Ireland, Frampton said: "I am disappointed and gutted".

Sports Another Cowboys player suspended (no, it's not Ezekiel Elliott)
Author: 0 Another Cowboys player suspended (no, it's not Ezekiel Elliott)

It's also not much of a surprise to the Cowboys, who signed the defensive end despite knowledge that punishment could be on the way after he was arrested and charged with DWI in December during his time with the Seattle Seahawks . But the Cowboys were comfortable signing because they believe he has matured, per coach Jason Garrett. Jones made it clear that he believes Elliott did nothing wrong and, therefore, should not be punished.

Sports Brock Lesnar vs Jon Jones In The Works For UFC?
Author: 0 Brock Lesnar vs Jon Jones In The Works For UFC?

If anybody in the world could relate to the exact pressures and pitfalls faced by Jones over the past several years as a wildly successful mixed martial artist, Cormier would be that man. That talk was promptly rubbished by UFC Vice President of Athlete Health and Performance Jeff Novitzky, who insisted that, contrary to reports , Lesnar was not back in the testing pool.

Sports Seahawks acquire LB DJ Alexander from Chiefs for LB Kevin Pierre-Louis
Author: 0 Seahawks acquire LB DJ Alexander from Chiefs for LB Kevin Pierre-Louis

It's more of a depth trade for both teams. Alexander, a 2015 fifth-round pick, has been on the inside with the Chiefs, but otherwise has a similar profile to the player coming back to Kansas City. He amassed 43 tackles with a pass defensed during that time. He figured to enter training camp this season fighting for a roster spot as he entered the final year of his contract.

Sports Newcastle United confirm Mikel Merino signing
Author: 0 Newcastle United confirm Mikel Merino signing

The deal has been in the making for a few days, with Newcastle managing to beat Athletic Club Bilbao to the Pamplona born footballer. However, he found playing time very limited there, appearing in only nine competitive matches throughout the whole season.

Sports OJ Simpson: No, USC Won't Invite Him. Next Question?
Author: 0 OJ Simpson: No, USC Won't Invite Him. Next Question?

In theory, that could include USC. Such an invitation will not be extended again soon, Coach Clay Helton said on Thursday. "Currently, right now, what the USC administration and athletic department has said is, no , O.J. Several years after Simpson was acquitted of murdering his wife, Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman, Simpson received a warm welcome from USC coaches and players at a practice he attended in December of 2002.

Sports Giants WR Odell Beckham wants to be NFL's highest-paid player
Author: 0 Giants WR Odell Beckham wants to be NFL's highest-paid player

It was already certain that this will be the final year Beckham comes cheap, with his rookie deal set to pay him (per Spotrac ) nearly $1.9 million in 2017 before jumping to $8,459,000 next year. And now that he's established himself as one of the game's best receivers, OBJ not only wants to be the highest paid at the position, but the highest-paid player in the league.

Sports Former Irmo, Clemson quarterback signs with Baltimore Ravens
Author: 0 Former Irmo, Clemson quarterback signs with Baltimore Ravens

Kaepernick's been linked to several teams as possible landing spots as a backup, notably the Seahawks and Ravens, but never Miami. It's Ryan Mallet and Dustin Vaughan , who are the other camp arms behind Flacco . Early in the offseason, I wanted to believe that National Football League teams were just playing things a little safe, keeping their options open and not necessarily considering Kaepernick for a starting spot.

Sports MCC sanctions Lord's honour board for Women cricketers
Author: 0 MCC sanctions Lord's honour board for Women cricketers

He complimented the coach for shaping up Ms Mithali Raj as a fine cricketer. To recognise her achievements V Chamundeswaranath, businessman and former chairman of the Andhra Cricket Association has announced that he will gift her a brand new BMW auto once she returns to her hometown Hyderabad, Telangana .

Sports Alexis Sanchez sends message to Arsenal fans on Instagram
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez sends message to Arsenal fans on Instagram

The Chile global has yet to begin pre-season training with his teammates following his exertions at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, where he helped the Copa America champions reach the final. Hopefully we get Lemar soon and get rid of you. Speaking this week , Wenger said: "Elneny is a player who has a fantastic mentality and attitude, and his main target is to help the team".

Sports Red Sox Will Place David Price on DL with Elbow Problem
Author: 0 Red Sox Will Place David Price on DL with Elbow Problem

Price avoided Tommy John surgery the first time the elbow injury flared up before the year, but the Red Sox front office has to be wondering if the ligaments that hold his $217-million arm together are becoming a ticking time bomb. Of course, if Price can come back in September, pitch well down the stretch and help lead Boston deep into October, a lot of his supposed sins will be quickly forgotten.

Sports Donald Trump in Brentwood today to address anti-gang fight
Author: 0 Donald Trump in Brentwood today to address anti-gang fight

One person escaped. Prosecutors said they were marked for death because some were suspected of being rival gang members - something their families denied. In April, Sessions visited Long Island and issued a warning to gangs such as MS-13, stating, "We are targeting you". Although the majority of its estimated 30,000 members are based in Central America, U.S.

Sports Tottenham chief defends his club; Slams Premier League rivals
Author: 0 Tottenham chief defends his club; Slams Premier League rivals

You must understand this. You can save money on players, tailor youngsters to play in the correct style and position needed for the first team and produce players with an emotional attachment to the club. Conte also revealed that Chelsea missed out on right-back Kyle Walker , who moved to Manchester City earlier this summer for an initial fee of £45m which could rise to £50m.

Sports Hue Jackson says Myles Garrett is
Author: 0 Hue Jackson says Myles Garrett is "totally health"

We made the decision it will be Cody, and we'll kind of go from there". "We are not going to put a number of wins on a season, but we also understand that we have to establish the way we work and prepare, and the wins will follow from that".

Sports Porsche commits to Formula E, ends LMP1 campaign
Author: 0 Porsche commits to Formula E, ends LMP1 campaign

News that Porsche will enter the Formula E Championship for the 2019/20 season follows similar moves by a number of other high-performance vehicle makers, including Audi and Jaguar, who both already have a presence in the championship. Downsizing from six LMP1 drivers to a two-car two-car Formula E effort could lead some of the factory pilots to look elsewhere for employment. "I'm delighted to welcome Porsche to the FIA Formula E Championship".

Sports Lucas Duda Trade Rumors: Rays Close to Landing Mets 1B
Author: 0 Lucas Duda Trade Rumors: Rays Close to Landing Mets 1B

In 2017, the left-handed pitcher has gone 3-1 overall with a 3.45 ERA while striking out 38 batters and recording seven holds in the process. Gillaspie, 24, is batting.227 with nine homers and 44 RBI for the Class AAA Durham Bulls. Duda , a 31-year-old first baseman, is hitting.246 with 17 home runs and 37 RBIs over 75 games with the Mets this season, his eighth year with the organization.

Sports Everton midfielder, Ross Barkley 'wants new challenge' says Koeman
Author: 0 Everton midfielder, Ross Barkley 'wants new challenge' says Koeman

Koeman told reporters at a press conference on Wednesday: "We have lost ( Ramiro) Funes Mori to a knee injury and I am looking to replace him". Koeman said in May that Everton needed a sharp response from Barkley regarding their contract offer or they would be forced to sell the midfielder.