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May unveils offer on EU citizens

PM Theresa May tells EU leaders any EU citizen living in UK for five years will be given "settled EU status". This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. If you want to receive Breaking News alerts via email, or on a smartphone or tablet via the BBC News App then details on how to do so are available on this help page . You can also follow @BBCBreaking on ... Full story

Obama attacks Republican health bill as 'massive transfer of wealth' to the rich

Obama wrote: ‘Small tweaks, under the guise of making these bills easier to stomach, cannot change the fundamental meanness at the core of this legislation.’ Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters. Barack Obama sharply condemned the healthcare plan unveiled by Senate Republicans on Thursday as a “massive transfer of wealth” to the rich, at the expense of poor and middle-class Americans. In a Facebook post hours after the Republican bill was made ... Full story

McCain: Dems Are Living in a 'Fantasy Land' Where ObamaCare Is Going Well

Meghan McCain said Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) is "fear-mongering and rabble-rousing" by slamming the GOP health care bill. Full story

Obama on the GOP health-care plan: ‘This bill will do you harm.’

Then-President Barack Obama speaks to the media during a Dec. 16, 2016, news conference at the White House. (Andrew Harnik/AP). Former president Barack Obama posted a nearly 1,000-word critique of the Senate health-care bill Thursday on Facebook , warning, “This bill will do you harm.”. While Obama has repeatedly defended the Affordable Care Act, which represents perhaps his most significant domestic legislative achievement, Thursday’s ... Full story

Jeremy Corbyn overtakes Theresa May for first time as voters' choice for best Prime Minister, poll finds Independent

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‘I’m worth the trouble, quite frankly’: A defiant Nancy Pelosi dismisses her critics

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) downplayed special-election losses and defended her leadership at her weekly news conference on June 22. (Reuters). House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif) confronted her critics — both Republicans and Democrats — on Thursday after Democratic losses in Tuesday’s House special elections brought new scrutiny to her leadership and fresh calls for her to step aside lest she drag down her party’s ... Full story

Obama's Full Statement Defending Obamacare Atlantic

On Thursday, Senate Republicans released a draft version of their Obamacare replacement, the American Health Care Act. The bill looks similar to the version passed by the House in May, and would accomplish much of the same: a large increase in the number of uninsured people and drastic cuts to the Medicaid program that is critical for poor people, pregnant women, children, and people with chronic health conditions. In the aftermath of the ... Full story

Manson family member Patricia Krenwinkel denied parole

- Patricia Krenwinkel is denied parole - She is claiming that she was abused by Charles Manson. Los Angeles (CNN) Patricia Krenwinkel, a Charles Manson follower convicted in a 1969 killing spree by Manson family members, on Thursday was denied parole for the 14th time. She will be eligible again for consideration in five years. Krenwinkel, 69, was convicted of seven counts of first-degree murder in the August 1969 Manson family attacks that ... Full story

Reports allege torture in secret prisons run by United Arab Emirates in Yemen - The Washington Post

A Yemeni man describes how his son was detained by Yemeni forces allied to the United Arab Emirates who raided his home in the southern village of Abr Lasloum in this May 9, 2017, photo. He asked that his identity be obscured, fearing reprisals. (Maad El Zikry/AP). ISTANBUL — The United Arab Emirates and allied security forces maintain a secret network of prisons in Yemen where dozens and perhaps hundreds of people are detained, routinely ... Full story

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