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British baby Charlie Gard to be evaluated by USA doctor

Charlie's parents are fighting for the right to take the 11-month-old to the USA for a therapy trial for his rare genetic condition, overseen by Dr Hirano. The case attracted worldwide attention after Pope Francis and President Donald Trump weighed in. Charlie will die from his illness, his doctors have said.

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Senate Dems Welcome Repeal Delay: Now You Can Have Hearings, Mitch!

John McCain said he would be at home in Arizona recovering from a surgery to remove a blood clot from above his left eye. Meanwhile, two Republican senators - Susan Collins of ME and Rand Paul of Kentucky - have already said they will not support a motion to proceed to floor debate on the legislation.

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Parliament assembles for monsoon session; adjourned after obituary reference

Leaders of the NDA government will meet in the evening to chalk out their strategy to counter the Opposition in Parliament. The Vice-President also condemns the killing of Amarnath pilgrims in a terrorist attack. He said former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram had already said that the GST roll-out will be raised during the session in view of the fact that the law in its present form was not the law that was originally drafted by the Congress party.

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Madhur Bhandarkar, Sagarika Ghose on Indu Sarkar controversy: Congress bullying film's director?

The film reportedly has characters based on the former Prime Minister and her son Sanjay Gandhi. "If the producers had nothing to hide about the movie, they should have first shown it to the Congress leaders and the members of the Gandhi family".

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Caitlyn Jenner Says She Has "Considered" a Senate Run

Can I do a better job from the outside? Working the perimeter of the political scene? "I like the political side of it", she said . After her transition, the Log Cabin Republicans national executive director Gregory Angelo said that a fascinating thing about Caitlyn Jenner is the great potential that she has to bridge the two worlds of entertainment and politics.

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EasyJet boss Carolyn McCall named new ITV chief executive

U.K. TV giant ITV has named easyJet CEO and former CEO of The Guardian Media Group Carolyn McCall its new CEO, effective January 8, 2018. Channel 4's chairman Charles Gurassa said last week that the broadcaster "is now operating in a TV advertising market in recession".