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U.S. employers say CVS-Aetna deal would affect health-benefits decisions: survey

Top Reuters News - 10 hours 16 min ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - CVS Corp’s proposed purchase of Aetna Inc will affect decision-making by a majority of large and mid-size U.S. corporations on employee health benefits, a survey by benefits consultant Aon Plc found.

Suicide bombers attack church in Pakistan's Quetta before Christmas, killing nine

Top Reuters News - 10 hours 29 min ago
QUETTA, Pakistan/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Two suicide bombers stormed a packed Christian church in southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing at least nine people and wounding up to 56, officials said, in the latest attack claimed by Islamic State in the country.

No. 2 U.S. Senate Republican expects tax bill will pass, eyes Tuesday

Top Reuters News - 10 hours 58 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - John Cornyn, the No. 2 U.S. Senate Republican, said on Sunday he was confident Republicans would pass a tax overhaul bill this week.

No. 2 U.S. Senate Republican expects tax bill will pass, eyes Tuesday

Reuters US Politics - 10 hours 58 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - John Cornyn, the No. 2 U.S. Senate Republican, said on Sunday he was confident Republicans would pass a tax overhaul bill this week.

Iran tells France's Macron not to 'blindly follow' Trump

Top Reuters News - 11 hours 48 sec ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Iran on Sunday criticized French President Emmanuel Macron over his tough stance toward Tehran and said Paris would soon lose its international credibility if it "blindly follows" U.S. President Donald Trump.

Criminalizing Sexual Harassment Fosters Witch Hunts

RealClearPolitics - 11 hours 2 min ago
Maureen Mullarkey, Federalist
Sexual harassment digests a degenerate like Harvey Weinstein with a student who makes an awkward pass or a well-intentioned boss who compliments a dress.

Bringing Down Our Monsters

RealClearPolitics - 11 hours 2 min ago
Maureen Dowd, New York Times
As assailants in Hollywood, media and politics fall, will the Harasser in Chief elude the posse of women lawmakers giving chase?

Erdogan says Turkey aims to open embassy in East Jerusalem

MiddleEasteye - 11 hours 23 min ago
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Turkey's president says 'day is close' to move embassy, though how not clear as Israel controls all of Jerusalem

The Political Earthquake in Alabama

RealClearPolitics - 11 hours 28 min ago
Jules Witcover, Baltimore Sun
The bad bet that Donald Trump made in Alabama may have other political ramifications down the road, says Jules Witcover

Dems Should Be Heartbroken That Roy Moore Lost

RealClearPolitics - 11 hours 28 min ago
Marc Thiessen, Washington Post
Poor Al Franken. The Minnesota Democrat was kicked to the curb by a party that, until a few months ago, not only turned a blind eye to sexual misconduct but also lionized serial predators such as Bill Clinton and Ted Kennedy. So why was Franken a bridge too far for Democrats? Because he stood in the way of their effort to claim the “moral high ground” when Roy Moore was elected to the United States Senate.

How Fox News & Trump Create an Anti-Mueller 'Feedback Loop'

RealClearPolitics - 11 hours 29 min ago
Brian Stelter, CNN
An anti-Robert Mueller, anti-FBI fervor is intensifying among Trump supporters -- partly thanks to a campaign by Fox News and other conservative media sources.

Erdogan says Turkey aims to open embassy in East Jerusalem

Top Reuters News - 11 hours 29 min ago
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey intends to open an embassy in East Jerusalem, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday, days after leading calls at a summit of Muslim leaders for the world to recognize it as the capital of Palestine.

Twitter criticised after suspending account of Egyptian journalist Wael Abbas

MiddleEasteye - 11 hours 30 min ago
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Abbas, famed for his reports on police brutality in Egypt, had previously had his Yahoo and YouTube accounts closed down

Tax Bill Helps Avg Americans & Small Biz Owners Like Me

RealClearPolitics - 11 hours 35 min ago
Mary Schiavoni, Examiner
I started my company on my back porch. The pending tax reform bill could take it to Main Street.

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