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Analysis: This GOP bill could spawn 50 new health care debates

The catchphrase underpinning the latest last-ditch Republican push to overhaul Obamacare is "flexibility."

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EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil rate future yields fall on rate-cutting bets

By Bruno Federowski SAO PAULO, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Yields paid on Brazilian interest-rate futures fell on Thursday as traders bet the central bank could cut rates below 7 percent after it reduced inflation forecasts for this year and the next. In its quarterly inflation report, the central bank forecast inflation at 3.2 percent in 2017 and 4.3 percent in 2018, down from 3.3 percent and 4.4 percent, respectively, even as it revised upward its estimate for economic growth this year.

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Analysis: This quote sums up the entire GOP's effort to end Obamacare

When Iowa reporters asked Sen. Chuck Grassley on Wednesday about the attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare, his answer was remarkable and revealing.

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Republicans 'close' on healthcare's last chance: Pence

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday urged fellow Republicans to get behind the party's "last best chance" to repeal and replace Obamacare as congressional leaders scrambled to secure enough support ahead of a planned vote next week.

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EMERGING MARKETS-Mexican peso hits 2-week lows on quake-related concerns

NEW YORK, Sept 21 (Reuters) - The Mexican peso fell to two-week lows versus the dollar on Thursday as news of extensive damage and human toll across central Mexico in the aftermath of a powerful earthquake revived concerns about the economy slowing further.

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CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures little changed; oil prices slip

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index futures were little changed on Thursday, a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled a third interest rate hike for the year and as oil prices slipped.

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Futures flat after Fed signals third rate hike this year

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve signaled that it could raise interest rates for the third time this year despite low inflation and disclosed plans to shrink its balance sheet.

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Latest Republican assault on healthcare would punish older Americans

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Republicans’ battle to repeal Obamacare is starting to look less like warfare and more like a game of whack-a-mole.

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The 1 big reason health care bill could pass

When it comes to the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, there is one thing Republicans agree on right now: It's their last shot to repeal and replace Obamacare.

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Public Health: The G.O.P. Bill Forces States to Build Health Systems From Scratch. That’s Hard.

Every state would need to make political choices and build brand-new systems in only two years. Remember what happened with HealthCare.gov?

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Nestle to cut jobs at French skin health R&D center

ZURICH (Reuters) - Nestle plans to cut up to 450 jobs at a Galderma research and development center in southern France, the Swiss company said on Thursday, as it seeks to make the underperforming skin health business more efficient.

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Kimmel continues fight with Sen. Cassidy over new health care bill

Jimmy Kimmel was ready for the second round of his fight with U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, saying on Wednesday night that the senator "either doesn't understand his own bill or he lied to me."

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Republicans plan healthcare vote; Obama and TV host denounce bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Republicans announced plans to vote next week on their latest bid to scuttle Obamacare even as a popular comedian who has become part of the U.S. healthcare debate denounced the bill and former President Barack Obama on Wednesday warned of "real human suffering."

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Spokeswoman Cites ‘Demanding Schedule’ for Health Secretary’s Use of Private Jets

Tom Price, the secretary of health and human services, took five work-related flights last week that cost taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars.

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Insurers Come Out Swinging Against New Republican Health Care Bill

The health insurance industry, which has been cautious about previous bills to repeal the Affordable Care Act, came out sharply against the latest version.

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REFILE-UPDATE 3-Apple concedes new watch has connectivity glitch

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Apple Inc on Wednesday conceded its latest smartwatch unveiled a week ago has problems with its most important feature: the ability to make phone calls and access data without an iPhone nearby.

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UPDATE 3-Apple concedes new watch has connectivity glitch

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Apple Inc's on Wednesday conceded its latest smartwatch unveiled a week ago has problems with its most important feature: the ability make phone calls and access data without an iPhone nearby.

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Republicans plan healthcare vote, Obama and TV host denounce bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Republicans announced plans to vote next week on their latest bid to scuttle Obamacare even as a popular comedian who has become part of the U.S. healthcare debate denounced the bill and former President Barack Obama on Wednesday warned of "real human suffering."

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Kimmel more effective than Dems on healthcare

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Toys 'R' Us CEO sees future with smaller shops

NEW YORK, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Toys "R" Us Inc will shrink its stores and revamp its bigger outlets through its bankruptcy process, which may end with the company's return to the public markets, Chief Executive David Brandon said on Wednesday.

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In rare public speech, Obama decries Republican healthcare bill

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former President Barack Obama used a rare public appearance on Wednesday to question Republicans' latest effort to repeal his signature healthcare law, saying it would inflict "real human suffering" on Americans.

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‘Chuck and Nancy,’ Washington’s New Power Couple, Set Sights on Health Care

Representative Nancy Pelosi and Senator Chuck Schumer hold no formal reins of power, but the Democratic leaders have emerged as a surprising force.

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UPDATE 1-Once "kittens" in cyber spy world, Iran gains prowess - security experts

* Iran's nuclear work was hit in 2010 U.S.-Israeli cyber attack (Adds context, comments from other experts revising their views)

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Republicans set healthcare vote, Obama and TV host denounce plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Republicans announced plans to vote next week on their latest bid to scuttle Obamacare even as a popular comedian who has become part of the U.S. healthcare debate denounced the bill and former President Barack Obama on Wednesday warned of "real human suffering."

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Apple concedes new watch has connectivity glitch

(Reuters) - Apple Inc's on Wednesday conceded its latest smartwatch unveiled a week ago has problems with its most important feature: the ability make phone calls and access data without an iPhone nearby.

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Republicans Defend Health Bill Against Another Adversary: Jimmy Kimmel

“I wish he understood completely,” Senator Bill Cassidy, one of the bill’s co-authors, said of Mr. Kimmel, who has been a frequent critic of G.O.P. health legislation.

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Analysis: Why passing the Republican health care bill could harm Republicans politically

Senate Republicans continue to sound optimistic about their chances of passing their last, last-ditch attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare before their window to do so closes at the end of the month. (I'm more skeptical.)

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Obama slams Senate GOP health care proposal

Former President Barack Obama said Wednesday there are no practical benefits to a bill Republicans are considering to replace the Affordable Care Act.

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Republican leader plans Senate vote on healthcare next week: media

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell plans to bring his party's latest legislative effort to replace Obamacare up for a vote in the Senate next week, a number of media outlets reported on Wednesday.

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Graham says U.S. Senate to consider healthcare bill next week: NBC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Wednesday the Senate would take up the Obamacare replacement bill he co-sponsored next week, an NBC reporter said on Twitter.

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Comedian's sharp criticism detours Republican U.S. healthcare drive

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The latest Republican drive to replace Obamacare was detoured on Wednesday by popular comedian Jimmy Kimmel's biting criticism of the proposal and accusation that one of its chief sponsors "lied right to my face" about it, while President Donald Trump embraced the bill.

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Trump endorses Republican healthcare plan amid flap involving comedian

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Wednesday endorsed the latest plan by congressional Republicans to gut Obamacare while a sponsor of the bill faced blistering criticism from comedian Jimmy Kimmel who said the senator "lied right to my face" about it.

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Once 'kittens' in cyber spy world, Iran gaining hacking prowess: security experts

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Hackers likely linked to Iran's government are behind attacks on Saudi and other Western aerospace and petrochemical firms, signaling a rise in Iranian cyber-spying prowess, U.S. security firm FireEye said on Wednesday.

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Health care state of play: Behind closed doors

It's all behind the scenes now.

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Late-night TV show host Kimmel blasts senator over healthcare bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Television talk show host Jimmy Kimmel called out a Republican U.S. senator pushing the party's latest healthcare overhaul plan, saying the lawmaker had "lied right to my face" about efforts to scrap Obamacare by backing a measure that would strip coverage from many Americans.

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Public Health: Obamacare Repeal Bill Offers Both Enormous Flexibility and Uncertainty

States would be given money to establish their own health policies, and it’s hard to know who would remain covered and how.

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Trump endorses latest Republican bill to dismantle Obamacare

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Wednesday threw his weight behind congressional Republicans' latest bill to dismantle Obamacare and called on party senators to vote for the healthcare overhaul.

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CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures edge higher; Fed meet in focus

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index futures were trading slightly higher on Wednesday, as investors were cautious ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting that may give clues on whether it will raise interest rates for a third time this year.

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Futures flat as investors focus on Fed meeting

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday as investors awaited clues from the Federal Reserve meeting on whether the central bank will raise interest rates for a third time this year.

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US STOCKS-Futures flat as investors focus on Fed meeting

Sept 20 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday as investors awaited clues from the Federal Reserve meeting on whether the central bank will raise interest rates for a third time this year.

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Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Accuses G.O.P. Senator Behind Health Bill of Lying

Senator Bill Cassidy had promoted what he called the Jimmy Kimmel test, but Mr. Kimmel said that Mr. Cassidy’s own policies didn’t adhere to it.

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The real work on health care bill is underway

Republican senators departed Washington Tuesday with the fate of their last-ditch proposal to overhaul the Affordable Care Act still hanging in the balance.

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McCain bucked his party once on health care. Will he do it again?

Sen. John McCain bucked his party -- and his President -- in the most extraordinary fashion this summer.

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Jimmy Kimmel on health care bill: Sen. Cassidy lied 'right to my face'

Jimmy Kimmel didn't pull any punches when it came to the Senate's new health care bill and U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, saying that Cassidy lied "right to my face."

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Republican Leaders Defy Bipartisan Opposition to Health Law Repeal

Senator Lamar Alexander gave up on his effort to shore up health care markets as his fellow Republicans pressured lawmakers to back the latest Affordable Care Act repeal.

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UPDATE 3-As clock ticks, Republicans try to move ahead on Obamacare repeal

* Bill has momentum, but fate still unclear (Adds failure of separate bipartisan effort to stabilize insurance markets)

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As clock ticks, Republicans try to move ahead on Obamacare repeal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration and top U.S. Senate Republicans pushed on Tuesday for action on a bill to dismantle Obamacare, but time was running out and they were still hunting for the votes needed to pass their latest attempt to gut the 2010 healthcare law.

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UPDATE 2-As clock ticks, Republicans try to move ahead on Obamacare repeal

WASHINGTON, Sept 19 (Reuters) - The Trump administration and top U.S. Senate Republicans pushed on Tuesday for action on a bill to dismantle Obamacare, but time was running out and they were still hunting for the votes needed to pass their latest attempt to gut the 2010 healthcare law.

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Santorum: Rand Paul is wrong on health care bill

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Jefferies' profit rises on healthy M&A, debt and equity deals

(Reuters) - U.S. investment bank Jefferies Group LLC's third-quarter profit more than doubled as it earned more from advising on debt and equity offerings as well as mergers and acquisitions.

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Doctor: GOP health bill is wolf in sheep's clothing

There's perhaps no clearer snapshot of the disconnect in D.C. than a week in which a small group of Democratic senators comes out swinging for a single-payer healthcare system, only to be blindsided by the news that a far larger pool of Republican senators are coalescing around yet another effort -- the disastrous Graham-Cassidy bill -- to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

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UPDATE 3-Jefferies' profit rises on healthy M&A, debt and equity deals

Sept 19 (Reuters) - U.S. investment bank Jefferies Group LLC's third-quarter profit more than doubled as it earned more from advising on debt and equity offerings as well as mergers and acquisitions.

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Obamacare repeal must move quickly, says Senate's McConnell

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate's top Republican on Tuesday urged quick action on a bill to repeal Obamacare but stopped short of promising to bring it to the Senate floor for a vote, as the clock ticks down on the latest attempt to kill the 2010 healthcare law.

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Kimmel: New GOP health care bill fails 'Kimmel Test'

Comedian Jimmy Kimmel tweeted a Washington Post editorial on Monday that argued the Senate's new health care bill fails the "Kimmel Test" -- a reference to the comedian's emotional late-night monologue about how the Affordable Care Act carried protections that helped save his son from a congenital heart defect.

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U.S. appeals court blocks San Francisco ordinance on soda health warnings

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court sided with the beverage industry on Tuesday, granting its request to block a San Francisco ordinance mandating health warnings for soda and other sugary drinks.

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UPDATE 2-U.S. appeals court blocks San Francisco ordinance on soda health warnings

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court sided with the beverage industry on Tuesday, granting its request to block a San Francisco ordinance mandating health warnings for soda and other sugary drinks.

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Massachusetts sues Equifax as hack concerns spread to Canada

(Reuters) - Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against credit reporting firm Equifax Inc following a breach that exposed the personal data of up to 143 million people, including 3 million in the state.

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While Premiums Soar Under Obamacare, Costs of Employer-Based Plans Are Stable

A new survey of employers shows moderate price hikes in health benefits in spite of turmoil in the individual insurance market.

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Obamacare repeal must move quickly, says U.S. Senate's McConnell

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate's top Republican on Tuesday urged quick action on a bill to repeal Obamacare but stopped short of promising to bring it to the Senate floor for a vote, as the clock ticks down on the latest attempt to kill the 2010 healthcare law.

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UPDATE 1-Appeals court blocks San Francisco's ordinance for soda health warnings

Sept 19 (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday sided with the beverage industry, granting a preliminary injunction to block a San Francisco ordinance mandating health warnings for soda.

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Appeals court blocks San Francisco's ordinance for soda health warnings

Sept 19 (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday sided with the beverage industry, granting a preliminary injunction to block a San Francisco ordinance mandating health warnings for soda.

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U.S. Senate's McConnell urges quick action on Obamacare repeal bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday urged quick action on a recently introduced bill to repeal Obamacare and said it had a lot of support.

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Kanye West and Miley Cyrus concerts wouldn't be the same without her

British stage designer Es Devlin's career began in 1997 with small theater productions held in function rooms above pubs. Since then her work has dramatically transformed stages and stadiums around the world.

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BRIEF-Progressive Care reports $1.8 mln revenue on 20,000 prescriptions in August

* Progressive Care reports $1.8 million revenues on 20,000 prescriptions in august Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Bayer dismisses antitrust concerns about digital farming

FRANKFURT, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Bayer said it was unable to propose the sale of any assets to allay the European Commission's concerns about potential dominance in agricultural markets that could stem from the use of digital farm management tools.

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Futures slightly higher ahead of Federal Reserve meeting

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Tuesday, ahead of the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting, which would give investors clues on the timing of the next U.S. interest rate hike.

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CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures lifted by higher oil prices

Sept 19 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index futures were higher on Tuesday as heavyweight energy sector was boosted by oil prices trading near five-month highs.

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US STOCKS-Futures slightly higher ahead of Federal Reserve meeting

Sept 19 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Tuesday, ahead of the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting, which would give investors clues on the timing of the next U.S. interest rate hike.

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Review: iPhone 8 cuts cord and preps for future

Apple has put its new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in a tight spot.

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Public Health: One Reason to Take the Latest Obamacare Repeal Seriously, and Three Reasons It Could Fail

The political and procedural hurdles are many, but the hunger for victory among Republicans may overcome all.

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Health Bill Tests a Signature Senate Bond: John McCain and Lindsey Graham

The bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act bears the name of Mr. Graham, but Mr. McCain, who helped sink an earlier repeal attempt, has remained undecided.

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Obamacare repeal came back with a fury

Republican senators couldn't escape the question as they shuffled to the Senate floor for votes Monday night. Would they support the Graham-Cassidy bill, perhaps their last chance to overhaul Obamacare?

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Democrats urge full review before Senate vote on Obamacare attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress on Monday demanded that lawmakers wait to find out the budgetary and healthcare impacts of a new, last-ditch legislative effort by Republicans to repeal Obamacare before voting on it.

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U.S. Democrats urge full review before Senate vote on Obamacare attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress on Monday demanded that lawmakers wait to find out the budgetary and healthcare impacts of a new, last-ditch legislative effort by Republicans to repeal Obamacare before voting on it.

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UPDATE 3-U.S. Democrats urge full review before Senate vote on Obamacare attack

WASHINGTON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress on Monday demanded that lawmakers wait to find out the budgetary and healthcare impacts of a new, last-ditch legislative effort by Republicans to repeal Obamacare before voting on it.

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What's in the latest Obamacare repeal bill?

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Speaker Ryan says GOP's latest plan is 'our best, last chance' to repeal Obamacare

House Speaker Paul Ryan urged the Senate to pass the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, calling the proposal "our best, last chance to get repeal and replace done."

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Pet's illness can put your mental health at risk

It was a difficult season of loss for Sean Owens' family.

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Democrats urge full review before Senate vote on latest Obamacare attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress on Monday demanded that lawmakers wait to find out the budgetary and healthcare impacts of a new, last-ditch legislative effort by Republicans to repeal Obamacare before voting on it.

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Many GOPers undecided on health care bill

Senate Republicans are coming back to Washington Monday night to find a new effort to revamp Obamacare is in full swing. And many of the key votes say they're undecided.

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U.S. Democrats urge full review before Senate vote on latest Obamacare attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress on Monday demanded that lawmakers wait to find out the budgetary and healthcare impacts of a new, last-ditch legislative effort by Republicans to repeal Obamacare before voting on it.

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BRIEF-Magellan Health priced public offering of $400 mln aggregate principal amount of 4.4 pct senior notes due 2024 - SEC Filing

* Magellan Health Inc - On Sept 15, 2017, priced public offering of $400.0 million aggregate principal amount of 4.400% senior notes due 2024 - SEC Filing Source text: [http://bit.ly/2wqSl6U] Further company coverage:

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Toy companies' shares tumble on concerns of Toys 'R' Us bankruptcy

(Reuters) - Shares of U.S. toy companies Mattel Inc and Hasbro Inc fell on Monday on concerns that retailer Toys "R" Us, a major customer, could be filing for bankruptcy protection before the holiday sales season.

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BRIEF-Envision Healthcare announces $250 mln stock repurchase

* Envision Healthcare announces $250 million stock repurchase

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BRIEF-Envision Healthcare to align senior leadership structure with physician-centric strategy

* Envision Healthcare announces organizational changes to align senior leadership structure with physician-centric strategy

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Dems scramble for another Obamacare fight

September was shaping up to be a decent month for Democrats.

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Toy companies' shares fall on concerns of Toys 'R' Us bankruptcy

(Reuters) - Shares of U.S. toy companies Mattel Inc and Hasbro Inc fell on Monday on concerns that retailer Toys "R" Us, a major customer, could be filing for bankruptcy before the holiday sales season.

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GOP pushes last-ditch move on health care

Republican leaders are serious about one last attempt to overhaul Obamacare.

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BRIEF-Extendicare announces purchase of co's shares by CEO

* Announced filing of an insider report for purchase of 100,000 shares by president and CEO, Tim Lukenda Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Democrats urge full review of Republicans' 11th-hour attack on Obamacare

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress on Monday demanded that legislative analysts examine both the budgetary and healthcare impacts of a last-ditch effort by Republicans to repeal Obamacare.

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Democrats push for full analysis of latest Republican healthcare bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic leaders in Congress on Monday called for the Congressional Budget Office to conduct a full analysis of Republicans' latest healthcare bill aimed at repealing and replacing Obamacare, not just a slimmer budgetary analysis.

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Republicans Demand Another Vote to Repeal the Affordable Care Act

If the Senate does not vote by the end of next week, repealing the law would require 60 votes, not a simple majority.

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Redesigned street concept could fix LA traffic

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CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures edge higher ahead of Fed meeting

Sept 18 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index futures edged higher on Monday ahead of a two-day Federal Reserve meeting and as investors breathed a sigh of relief that the weekend passed with no new provocation from North Korea.

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Futures higher as North Korea tensions ease

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were higher on Monday, indicating a continuation of last week's winning streak, as investor appetite for riskier assets increased on easing tensions on the Korean peninsula and ahead of Federal Reserve's rate-setting meeting.

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Why you should care about this bill

The Senate is set to move forward with its version of the annual defense policy bill known as the National Defense Authorization Act -- marking the latest step for a key piece of legislation that has been passed by Congress for 55 straight years.

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China expresses concern over EU push to curb foreign takeovers

BEIJING (Reuters) - China expressed concern on Monday over a proposal by European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker to limit its ability to buy up European companies in the infrastructure, hi-tech manufacturing and energy industries.

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Rolling Stone, Once a Counterculture Bible, Will Be Put Up for Sale

After 50 years, the magazine founded and nurtured by Jann Wenner is bowing to the pressures of a troubled industry.

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Tillerson Says U.S. May Close Cuba Embassy Over Health Attacks

Closing the embassy would be the most dramatic action yet by the Trump administration to return the Cuba relationship to its Cold War deep freeze.

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'It' scares up big second weekend at the box office

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Aid officials 'gravely concerned' over fate of relocated Islamic State families in Iraq

ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Aid officials in Iraq said they were "gravely concerned" about the fate of about 1,400 foreign wives and children of suspected Islamic State militants relocated by Iraqi authorities, who did not warn aid organizations.

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Aid officials 'gravely concerned' over fate of relocated IS families in Iraq

ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Aid officials in Iraq said they were "gravely concerned" about the fate of about 1,400 foreign wives and children of suspected Islamic State militants relocated by Iraqi authorities, who did not warn aid organizations.

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Motor racing: Concerned Hamilton says he is trying to go vegan

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Triple Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton says he is trying to go vegan out of concern for the planet, love of animals and his own health.

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The 2017 Emmys could change the future of TV

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Trump wanted to hurt the Obamacare markets. He's succeeded CBO says

Having failed to repeal Obamacare, President Donald Trump has said his strategy would be to let the health law "implode."

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BRIEF-Harbert Discovery Fund reports 6.2 pct stake in Streamline Health Solutions

* Harbert Discovery Fund LP reports 6.2 pct stake in Streamline as of Sept 5 - sec filing Source text: [http://bit.ly/2x5N8yH] Further company coverage:

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Horizon Pharma weighs sale of primary care unit -sources

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Specialty drugmaker Horizon Pharma PLC is working with investment bank Morgan Stanley to review strategic options for its primary care drugs business, including a potential sale of the unit, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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Anthem to sell Obamacare health plans in Virginia counties that don't offer them

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc said on Friday it plans to sell Obamacare health plans in 68 cities and counties in Virginia next year, covering the only remaining U.S. counties that are currently without insurers offering the plans.

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UPDATE 1-Anthem to sell Obamacare health plans in Virginia counties that don't offer them

NEW YORK, Sept 15 (Reuters) - U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc said on Friday it plans to sell Obamacare health plans in 68 cities and counties in Virginia next year, covering the only remaining U.S. counties that are currently without insurers offering the plans.

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UPDATE 1-EU plans to raise tax bill of online giants gather momentum

* EU commission to present list of legal options in coming days

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Public Health: Buried Inside Bernie Sanders’s Bill: A Fallback Plan

The bill envisions a wholesale transformation of the U.S. health system, but it also considers more modest reforms to smooth the transition.

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Olympics: Ovechkin concedes that his Pyeongchang dream is over

(Reuters) - Alex Ovechkin has given up on his dream of playing for the Russian ice hockey team at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, a conclusion he begrudgingly accepted with the NHL refusing to halt its season to accommodate the event.

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Futures dip; economic data blast awaited for rate-hike clues

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were slightly lower on Friday, with investors shrugging off North Korea's latest missile test and instead awaiting a slew of economic data for indicators on when interest rates will next be raised.

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CANADA STOCKS-North Korea missile test fails to rattle TSX futures

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Canada's stock index futures pointed to a near flat opening on Friday as investors shrugged off the latest missile test by North Korea.

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Singapore secures F1 future until 2021

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The Singapore Grand Prix is set to stay on the Formula One calendar until 2021, the sport and race organizers confirmed on Friday, after agreeing a four-year contract extension.

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UPDATE 2-Motor racing-Singapore secures F1 future until 2021

* Previous deal was due to expire after Sunday's race (Adds financial details)

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In Amish Country, the Future Is Calling

Some members of the famously tech-shunning sect have begun to incorporate cellphones and computers into their lives, raising unique questions about the balance between work and home.

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C.I.A. Wants to Expand Its Drone Strike Authority Despite Pentagon Concerns

The C.I.A. is pushing for expanded powers to carry out its own drone strikes in Afghanistan and other war zones, and the White House is said to favor the proposal.

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BRIEF-GlaxoSmithKline says Trelegy Ellipta once-daily single inhaler triple therapy receives positive opinion from CHMP in Europe

* TRELEGY ELLIPTA ONCE-DAILY SINGLE INHALER TRIPLE THERAPY RECEIVES POSITIVE OPINION FROM THE CHMP IN EUROPE FOR APPROPRIATE PATIENTS WITH COPD

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Golf: Leishman matches career-low to lead BMW with 62

(Reuters) - Australian Marc Leishman raced out of the blocks on his way to a two-stroke lead but several big names were lined up within striking distance after the first round at the BMW Championship outside Chicago on Thursday.

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U.S. stock futures drop, yen gains after North Korea's missile launch

TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures dipped and the yen rose in a knee-jerk reaction after North Korea fired a missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean, in a sign Pyongyang has no plan to change its course after a renewed international sanction.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. stock futures drop, yen gains after North Korea's missile launch

TOKYO, Sept 15 (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures dipped and the yen rose in a knee-jerk reaction after North Korea fired a missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean, in a sign Pyongyang has no plan to change its course after a renewed international sanction.

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ACA Medicaid expansion tied to earlier cancer care for the poor

(Reuters Health) - After the Affordable Care Act (ACA) helped reduce the number of uninsured Americans, more low-income adults got cancer diagnosed when it was less advanced and potentially easier to treat, a recent study suggests.

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Obamacare enrollment to fall in 2018 and beyond after cuts: CBO

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Enrollment on the Obamacare health insurance exchanges in 2018 and later years is expected to be less than previously forecast, dampened by the Trump administration's decision to pull back enrollment efforts, the U.S. Congressional Budget Office said on Thursday.

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Oracle's profit beats as shift to cloud gains momentum

(Reuters) - Oracle Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as the business software maker's years-long efforts to switch to the cloud helped boost revenue.

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BRIEF-Mylan expands women's healthcare portfolio with launch of generic Minastrin 24 FE tablets

* Mylan expands women's healthcare portfolio with launch of generic Minastrin 24 FE tablets

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Alonso to decide future after McLaren’s Renault switch

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso is waiting for McLaren to confirm their switch from Honda to Renault engines before he clarifies his own Formula One future.

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Bitcoin exchange BTCChina to stop trading, cites regulators' concerns

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese bitcoin exchange BTCChina will stop all trading from Sept. 30, it said on Thursday, as regulators crack down on the nascent cryptocurrency sector in a bid to stamp out potential financial risks.

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Motor racing: Force India's Perez nears decision time on future

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Sergio Perez expects to have his Formula One future decided before next month’s Malaysian Grand Prix and said on Thursday that he is currently weighing up two options.

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Futures flat ahead of key inflation data

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Thursday ahead of key inflation data that could impact the Federal Reserve's decision on the timing of another interest rate hike this year.

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US STOCKS-Futures flat ahead of key inflation data

Sept 14 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Thursday ahead of key inflation data that could impact the Federal Reserve's decision on the timing of another interest rate hike this year.

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CANADA STOCKS-Futures little changed as weak China data weighs

Sept 14 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index futures were little changed on Thursday after global stocks pulled back from record highs following weaker-than-expected Chinese economic data.

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BRIEF-Sonoma Pharmaceuticals announces commercialization of Microcynah animal healthcare products in Japan

* Sonoma Pharmaceuticals announces commercialization of Microcynah animal healthcare products in Japan

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Under Trump, future of U.S. nuclear arsenal slowly taking shape

JULIETT-01 MISSILE ALERT FACILITY (Reuters) - About 70 feet (21 m) below ground, in a shielded military capsule that can launch nuclear missiles, 23-year-old 2nd Lieutenant Tia Hewuse is concerned that Americans have the mistaken impression that her mission is a gloomy one.

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UPDATE 1-Tenet Healthcare hires advisers to explore options -source

Sept 13 (Reuters) - Tenet Healthcare Corp has hired advisers to explore strategic alternatives, including a potential sale of the U.S. hospital operator, a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

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Healthcare tech company Navicure nears deal to buy ZirMed: sources

(Reuters) - Navicure, a healthcare technology company backed by Bain Capital, is nearing a deal to acquire healthcare revenue management company ZirMed Inc that will value it at around $750 million, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

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Liberal, conservative lawmakers offer opposing U.S. healthcare ideas

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. senators unveiled two opposing visions of a healthcare system in the United States on Wednesday - leading liberals advocating government insurance for all and several Republicans proposing an eleventh-hour repeal of Obamacare to replace it with programs run by the states.

Teenagers and Adolescence nytimes.com

The New Health Care: The Economic Case for Letting Teenagers Sleep a Little Later

We’ve known for a while that adolescent sleep cycles and high school hours are misaligned. But this is not just a health problem.

Health Insurance and Managed Care nytimes.com

Public Health: How the Bernie Sanders Plan Would Both Beef Up and Slim Down Medicare

The Medicare-for-all plan would mean not just an expansion but a redefinition of the program.

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BRIEF-AAC HOLDINGS TO ACQUIRE ADCARE IN NEW ENGLAND FOR ‍$85 MILLION​

* AAC HOLDINGS TO INCREASE PAYOR AND GEOGRAPHIC DIVERSIFICATION WITH AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE ADCARE IN NEW ENGLAND

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Willie Nelson sets Harvey benefit concert

One day after Hollywood banded together for hurricane relief, Willie Nelson has announced his own gathering of famous faces and voices to help Texas recover from Hurricane Harvey.

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Teva to sell women's health assets to CVC Capital Partners: report

(Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd is close to a deal to sell its women's health assets outside the United States to private equity firm CVC Capital Partners, the Fly reported, citing Bloomberg.

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A short American history: From Medicare to Obamacare to ... Berniecare?

Sen. Bernie Sanders introduced his "Medicare for All" bill Wednesday, marking the latest chapter in a national conversation about the government's role in health care.

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Sanders announces 'Medicare for all' plan

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) introduces his "Medicare for all" health care bill with nearly a third of the Senate Democratic caucus behind him.

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A healthy heart can also help keep the mind sharp

(Reuters Health) - Many of the same things people should do for a healthy heart, like exercising, eating well and avoiding cigarettes, can also help protect the brain from cognitive decline and dementia, according to the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association.

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Trump applauds senators for new healthcare reform bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump applauded two Republican U.S. senators for introducing a healthcare reform bill on Wednesday that would repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's signature health insurance program, the White House said in a statement.

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Childhood cancer survivors face lifetime of chronic health conditions

People who survive cancer in childhood have almost twice as many chronic health conditions by age 50, on average, as the general population, according to results from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study.

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Amicus abandons wound treatment, focus shifts to future trial data

(Reuters) - Amicus Therapeutics Inc said on Wednesday it would stop developing its experimental drug for healing wounds related to a rare skin disease, but shares of the company rose as investors appeared to focus on the drug developer's expanding pipeline.

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UPDATE 3-Amicus abandons wound treatment, focus shifts to future trial data

* Analysts express optimism about upcoming trial data (Updates share price, adds analyst comment)

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Inside Bernie Sanders' new 'Medicare for all' bill

When Sen. Bernie Sanders did this in 2013, he did it alone.

Health Insurance and Managed Care nytimes.com

Medicare for All or State Control: Health Care Plans Go to Extremes

Republicans and Democrats are laying out their visions of health care beyond the Affordable Care Act: a single-payer system or state government control.

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Futures dip with Apple

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures dipped on Wednesday as Apple fell on concerns about the price and shipping date of the new iPhone X and as North Korea showed a trademark defiance over new U.N. sanctions.

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Motor racing-No deal yet but F1 plans long-term stay in Singapore: Carey

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Formula One is keen to secure a new deal to keep the Singapore Grand Prix on the calendar beyond this year, its chief executive Chase Carey said, with the sport eyeing a long-term future in the city-state.

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Sanders' single-payer health care bill will be a litmus test for Democrats in 2020

The leading Democratic prospects for the 2020 presidential race seem to have learned the lesson of the Iraq war in 2008: If the party is clearly moving in one direction, move with it.

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No deal yet but F1 plans long-term stay in Singapore: Carey

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Formula One is keen to secure a new deal to keep the Singapore Grand Prix on the calendar beyond this year, its chief executive Chase Carey said, with the sport eyeing a long-term future in the city-state.

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BRIEF-Genomic Health and Biocartis announce agreement to develop a breast cancer test

* ‍GENOMIC HEALTH AND BIOCARTIS ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT TO DEVELOP AN IDYLLA(TM) IVD ONCOTYPE DX(®) BREAST CANCER TEST TO BROADEN GLOBAL PATIENT ACCESS​

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From Beyonce to Clooney, stars unite for hurricane relief telethon

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A cadre of Hollywood celebrities gave passionate speeches, moving performances and hit the phones on Tuesday at a live televised telethon to raise funds for the survivors and victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

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Key U.S. senators reach deal on funding children's health program

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Leaders of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee said on Tuesday they reached an agreement to finance a federal insurance program for millions of lower-income children and pregnant women that was due to expire at the end of the month.

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Is granola healthy or not?

Yes, whether eaten as a cereal or snack topping, granola can make for a crunchy, nutritious treat. But granola is high in calories, and some versions are healthier than others based on their ingredients.

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Uber chief legal officer Yoo plans to leave in near future: memo

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] chief legal officer and general counsel Salle Yoo is planning to leave the company in the near future, according to a note seen by Reuters.

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Uber chief legal officer Yoo plans to leave in near future -memo

Sept 12 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc chief legal officer and general counsel Salle Yoo is planning to leave the company in the near future, according to a note seen by Reuters.

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RPT-INSIGHT-Once fringe players, Swiss traders grab $10 billion slice of LNG market

* Traders mopping up LNG glut, finding new emerging market buyers

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Senate Republicans throw another health care Hail Mary

Republicans have been searching for eight months now to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. That effort effectively died on the floor of the Senate in July when the party couldn't get 51 votes do little more than punt the serious health care policy questions to a conference committee.

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Singapore tops UN health goals list, US 24th

Are nations around the globe on track to meet health-related sustainable development goals for the year 2030? A new analysis finds outstanding achievements -- but a great deal of work still needed -- before the goals can be reached

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Congress revisits Obamacare, this time with a bipartisan twist

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress was wrestling with healthcare again on Tuesday, as lawmakers from both parties considered some approaches beyond simply repealing and replacing Obamacare.

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Catalan police say Sagrada Familia bomb scare was false alarm

MADRID (Reuters) - Catalan police declared a false alarm on Tuesday following a bomb scare that had led agents to cordon off Barcelona's Sagrada Familia church and send in a bomb squad to check a parked van.

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UPDATE 8-Oil edges up as OPEC output falls, offsets hurricane concerns

* Coming Up: API data at 4:30 p.m. (1830 GMT) (New throughout, updates prices and market activity, adds poll forecast)

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UPDATE 7-Oil edges up as OPEC output falls, offsets hurricane concerns

* Coming Up: API data at 4:30 p.m. (1830 GMT) (Updates prices, adds US inventory forecast, changes byline, dateline pvs LONDON)

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UPDATE 6-Oil edges up as OPEC output falls, offsets hurricane concerns

* Supply cut deal seen helping market rebalance -OPEC (Updates prices)

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UPDATE 5-Oil edges up as OPEC output falls, offsets hurricane concerns

* Supply cut deal seen helping market rebalance -OPEC (Recasts, adds OPEC monthly report)

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Futures higher as Irma weakens further; Apple in focus

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Tuesday as Irma weakened further into a post-tropical cyclone and investors awaited the highly anticipated launch of the new iPhone.

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How hedonism is good for your health

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FA to increase World Cup cyber security over hacking concerns

(Reuters) - The English Football Association will increase cyber security for the 2018 World Cup in Russia after hacking attacks by a group suspected of links to a Russian spy agency, media reports said.

Defense and Military Forces nytimes.com

South Korea Plans ‘Decapitation Unit’ to Try to Scare North’s Leaders

The government is pouring money into strategies and weapons it hopes will act as a deterrent against Kim Jong-un, the nuclear-armed dictator across the border.

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UPDATE 4-Oil prices slip on demand concerns following U.S. hurricanes

* Supply cut deal seen helping market rebalance -OPEC (Updates throughout, changes dateline previous SEOUL)

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METALS-China futures up on bargain hunting, Irma relief

SYDNEY, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Aluminium led Chinese metals futures higher on Tuesday amid a wave of bargain hunters buying up contracts on recent price dips as financial markets responded positively to easing of Hurricane Irma.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Congress Rejects Trump Proposals to Cut Health Research Funds

Congress has rejected President Trump’s plan to cut funds for biomedical research and would instead increase spending by the National Institutes of Health.

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Even `metabolically healthy’ obese people have higher heart disease risk

(Reuters Health) - People who are considered metabolically healthy may still have a higher risk of developing heart problems if they are obese than they would if they weighed less, a recent study suggests.

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McLaren's future set to be revealed in Singapore

LONDON (Reuters) - McLaren's split from Honda, and new partnership with Renault, looks imminent and the rumor mill is grinding faster as Formula One embarks on an Asian swing of races starting in Singapore this weekend.

Health Insurance and Managed Care nytimes.com

Public Health: How Single-Payer Health Care Could Trip Up Democrats

It’s their version of “repeal and replace.” But converting to “Medicare for all” requires complicated choices.

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Exclusive: EU regulators have concerns over Luxottica-Essilor merger - source

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU anti-trust regulators will meet Luxottica and Essilor this week to express concerns about their plan to merge into a 46 billion-euro ($55.12 billion) global eyewear powerhouse, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday.

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Drugmaker Teva hires Lundbeck CEO Schultz to restore its health

JERUSALEM/COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Teva poached Lundbeck's Kare Schultz as its new chief executive on Monday, handing the drugs industry veteran the urgent task of convincing investors of the struggling Israeli firm's future.

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Exclusive: EU regulators have concerns about Luxottica, Essilor merger - source

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators have concerns over the proposed 46 billion-euro ($55 billion) merger deal between the world's biggest eyewear company, Luxottica , and top lens maker Essilor , and will inform them later this week, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday.

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BRIEF-North Star Investment Management says it may engage in talks with Truett-Hurst concerning co's business or operations

* North Star Investment Management Corp​ says it may may seek to engage in discussions with Truett-Hurst Inc concerning its business or operations

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Exclusive: EU regulators to voice concerns about Luxottica, Essilor deal - source

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators will meet Luxottica and Essilor this week to express concerns about their 46-billion-euro ($55.12 billion) merger, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday.

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BRIEF-World Health Energy Holdings announces delay in 8-K

* World Health Energy Holdings Inc announces delay in 8-K for its recent acquisition of US company with Israel developed software and native -360 Cyber Security Systems

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Futures higher as Irma weakens, North Korea tensions ease

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were sharply higher on Monday on relief that Hurricane Irma weakened and North Korea did not conduct a nuclear test over the weekend as feared.

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REFILE-UPDATE 2-Drugmaker Teva hires Lundbeck CEO Schultz to restore its health

JERUSALEM/COPENHAGEN, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Teva poached Lundbeck's Kare Schultz as its new chief executive on Monday, handing the drugs industry veteran the urgent task of convincing investors of the struggling Israeli firm's future.

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RPT-UPDATE 1-Germany's Merck hires JP Morgan to sell consumer health

FRANKFURT/LONDON, Sept 8 (Reuters) - Germany's Merck KGaA has hired JP Morgan to sell its consumer health business, which includes brands such as Seven Seas vitamins and could be worth around $4.5 billion.

cnn.com

Ancient cities that survived more than once

Ancient sites that have survived centuries, or even millennia, haven't fared so well in the 21st century.

Taxicabs and Taxicab Drivers nytimes.com

Taxi Medallions, Once a Safe Investment, Now Drag Owners Into Debt

Some taxi owners say they cannot hold on much longer as they lose riders and fares to Uber and other rivals, and their taxi medallions plummet in value.

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U.S. stock futures open higher

NEW YORK, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Futures snapshot at 6:46PM ET 22:46 GMT:

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After melanoma surgery, Bristol's Opdivo offers new care standard

MADRID, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Bristol-Myers Squibb's immunotherapy drug Opdivo is a better and safer option than its older medicine Yervoy for treating melanoma patients who have had surgery to remove disease, researchers reported on Monday.

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Trump has 'great concern' about Irma, wants to travel there soon: Pence

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has "great concern" about the dangers of Hurricane Irma as it batters the Florida coast and has told his team he wants to travel to the state as soon as practicable, his vice president said on Sunday.

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Trump has 'great concern' about Irma as storm bears down: Pence

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has directed the full resources of the federal government to help Florida and other states hit by Hurricane Irma and has "great concern" about the storm as it batters the Florida coast, his vice president said on Sunday.

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How Democrats learned to stop worrying and love 'Medicare for all'

First, consider this: It's the summer of 2019 and a dozen Democratic presidential candidates are gathered onstage for a debate somewhere in the Midwest. The network moderator concludes her introductions and tees up the opening question.

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Manchester concert venue shattered by bomb attack to reopen

LONDON (Reuters) - The Manchester music venue where a suicide bomber killed 22 people as they left an Ariana Grande concert in May will reopen on Saturday for the first time since the attack.

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U.S.-based UnitedHealth proposes buying Chile's Banmedica

SANTIAGO, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Chilean healthcare company Banmedica SA told local regulators late on Friday that it had signed a non-binding agreement to sell all its shares to U.S.-based UnitedHealth Group Inc.

Romani People nytimes.com

Slovak Village Prospers in Partnership With Roma Residents It Once Shunned

As other villages in Slovakia have withered and vanished, Spissky Hrhov is thriving, along with the Roma residents it has worked hard to integrate into the community.

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DACA tied to better mental health for children of immigrants

(Reuters Health) - Protecting young undocumented immigrants known as “dreamers” from deportation may also help lower the risk of mental health problems for their U.S.-born children, a recent study suggests.