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House Sets Risky Health Care Vote After Trump Calls Time on Negotiations

(WASHINGTON) — In a gamble with monumental political stakes, Republicans set course for a climactic House vote on their health care overhaul after President Donald Trump claimed he was finished negotiating with GOP holdouts and determined to pursue the rest of his agenda, win or lose.
House Speaker Paul Ryan set the showdown for Friday, following a nighttime Capitol meeting at which top White House officials told GOP lawmakers that Trump had decided the time for talk was over.
“We have been promising the American people that we will repeal and replace this broken law because it’s collapsing and it’s failing families. And tomorrow we’re proceeding,” Ryan tersely told reporters after scheduling what loomed as the most momentous vote to date for Trump and for the Wisconsin Republican’s own speakership.
In an embarrassing and stinging setback hours earlier, leaders abruptly postponed the vote because a rebellion by conservatives and moderates would have doomed the measure. They’d hoped ..

Why you really shouldn’t use a bath bomb as highlighter

(Picture: Getty) Over the last few weeks, a new DIY makeup trend has been popping up all over the internet: using the glitter from a bath bomb as highlighter.*
Fake tube message speaks for whole country after terror attack, says MP
*Sparkly stuff smudged along the cheekbones, to be clear. Not a highlighter pen used for revision.
The ‘tip’ appears to have started over on Twitter, where people shared their joy at learning they could smoosh their bath bombs against their face to create a glittery sheen.
To be fair, the end result looks pretty snazzy.
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Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds memorial – what you need to know

Mother and daughter Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher died one day apart last year (Picture: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images) A public memorial for Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds will be held in Hollywood Hills.
London terror attack was ‘difficult to prevent but easy to organise’
Back in January they were buried in a joint private ceremony at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood, and Fisher’s ashes were stored in an urn shaped like a giant Prozac pill .
Now fans of the mother and daughter, who died one day apart in December, will get a chance to say goodbye in a special service to take place on Saturday.
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Reggie Jackson sees greatness in Gleyber Torres

TAMPA — The path to The Bronx remains the same for phenom Gleyber Torres. It is just going to take a little more time because the Yankees don’t want to rush him. But he is coming quickly to the Yankees. Make no mistake. Though he was sent to minor league camp this week, the goal…
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Police Have Made Two Further Arrests in Connection With the London Attack

(LONDON) — London’s top anti-terror officer says two more “significant arrests” have been made in connection with the Westminster attack, in central and northern England. Nine people are currently in custody, while one has been released on bail.
Counter-terror chief Mark Rowley on Friday also identified the latest victim, who died in the hospital on Thursday, as 75-year-old Leslie Rhodes from Streatham, south London.
The attacker, identified as Khalid Masood, drove his car into crowds of people on Westminster Bridge on Wednesday afternoon, killing three and wounding some 50, before stabbing a police officer to death at the Houses of Parliament. He was shot dead by police.
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Marchers bear ‘jihad of love’ message on Brussels bombs anniversary

“This shows a positive face of Molenbeek,” Fatima Zibouh, one of the march organisers, told AFP after the group reached Place de la Bourse, which has become the focal point of national mourning. The march, she said, was also a way to “turn the page” and allow Molenbeek’s citizens to return to ordinary lives after all the negative media and political attention it received after the November 13, 2015 Paris attacks and the March 22, 2016 Brussels bombings. Many of the attackers hailed from Molenbeek, a large Muslim community that suffers high crime rates.
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