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Pittsburgh coach's challenge is first in Stanley Cup Final
- May 30, 2017

Guentzel's goal served as the dagger after the Predators clawed back to level ground after P.K. Subban's goal was controversially overturned in the first period. "He can sense where we're at and he has a real grasp of the history of the game", Cullen said. Finally, a shot from the Penguins. But the Penguins challenged the play on the basis that it was offside and the goal was waved off after a lengthy review. (more...)
GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine benefits
- May 28, 2017

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO ) issued a report Wednesday estimating the bill, which narrowly passed the House of Representatives earlier this month, would achieve $ 119 billion in savings over 10 years. The bill would also repeal almost all the taxes imposed in the ACA to pay for the new benefits, including taxes on wealthy individuals and much of the health industry. (more...)
Iran ready for talks 'toward peace' with Arab states Iran ready for talks 'toward peace' with Arab states
- May 28, 2017

The latest tensions came days after Gulf Arab leaders met Trump at a Riyadh summit of Muslim nations. He said in a telephone interview with The Associated Press that " Iran is part of the solution" to the conflicts in the Middle East, including Syria and Iraq, "and we can not get away from that fact". (more...)
Conte says he'll stay at Premier League champion Chelsea
- May 27, 2017

Hazard hopes Chelsea will be ruthless and send a message that the Blues are the team to beat next season, with a new generation ready to rival Chelsea's serial winners of old. Would it be a nice farewell? "I want to build something important for the future". "I love to win and I want to do well for my club". Arsenal will give it their best shot to upset the Premier League champions, they'll keep it tight early on and look to sneak a goal for a narrow win. (more...)
In Europe, World Leaders Try To Change Trump's Mind On Climate Change
- May 27, 2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that "we clearly said that we want the U.S. to respect the commitment made with the Paris climate accords" but "the United States of America clarified that it has not yet taken a decision and that such a decision will not be taken here", Bloomberg News reported. (more...)
Hostages taken at church in southern Philippines
- May 25, 2017

US President Donald Trump praised his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte over his immensely polarising drug war , which has killed thousands of people, reports said on Tuesday. Hapilon reportedly has been chosen to lead an Islamic State group branch in Southeast Asia and is on the U.S. Department of Justice list of most-wanted terrorists worldwide, with a reward of up to $5 million for his capture. (more...)