A nonpartisan office said 22 million Americans would lose insurance over the next decade under a health bill drafted by Senate Republicans, an assessment likely to make it more difficult for the legislation to win support for speedy passage.
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In disaster's wake, BP doubles down on deepwater despite surging shale
About 300 BP workers commute 150 miles here by helicopter, from the Louisiana coast to a deep-sea drilling platform that can produce more oil in a day than a West Texas rig can pump in a year.
Trump urges India's Modi to fix deficit, but stresses strong ties
U.S. President Donald Trump urged Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to do more to relax Indian trade barriers on Monday during talks in which both leaders took great pains to stress the importance of a strong U.S.-Indian relationship.
Chinese Nobel rights activist Liu Xiaobo's cancer beyond surgery: wife
Nobel Peace Prize-winning activist Liu Xiaobo's liver cancer is beyond treatment by surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy, Liu's wife said in a video, as worries deepen among supporters over his treatment by the Chinese authorities.
Pharmacy executive tied to 2012 U.S. meningitis outbreak gets nine years in prison
A former Massachusetts pharmacy executive was sentenced to nine years in prison on Monday after being convicted of racketeering and fraud charges for his role in a deadly U.S. meningitis outbreak in 2012.
Japanese stocks edge towards two-year high, dollar firms before Yellen
Japanese stocks edged towards two-year highs on Tuesday as exporters benefited from dollar strength, with investors expecting comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen to support the Fed's projection for one more interest rate rise this year.
U.S. slaps dumping duties on Canadian wood, Ottawa vows to fight
Escalating a trade dispute with Canada in the run-up to talks on renegotiating NAFTA, the U.S. Commerce Department on Monday imposed preliminary anti-dumping duties on Canadian softwood lumber of up to 7.72 percent.
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