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The real reason Trump is so dead set on crushing Obamacare

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Over the past 24 hours, President Donald Trump has taken two actions aimed at mortally wounding the Affordable Care Act.<p>The first tasks his administration with increasing competition among health care insurers, a move very likely to drive younger people out of the insurance …

Health Care

Asian shares flat as weak oil prices weigh on investors

Asian shares are ending the week on a subdued note with most indexes little changed Friday as the price of oil halted its decline, while still hovering near its lowest level in almost a year.<p>KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index edged less than 0.1 percent lower to 20,106.85 and South …

Warner calls reports about Trump 'very, very troubling'

Sen. Mark Warner declined to say Sunday whether allegations that President Donald Trump has attempted to influence the ongoing investigation into his campaign’s relationship with Russia could, if proved true, qualify as an obstruction of justice, but he said “it would be very, very troubling.”<p>“I …

Decision by parade to honor Oscar López Rivera, a controversial nationalist hero, stirs anger – and overshadows one of America’s biggest annual gatherings<p>In one of his last acts as president, Barack Obama commuted the prison sentence of Oscar López Rivera, a leader of the violent extremist group …

Caribbean

Church Commissioners, which manages investable C of E assets worth £7.9bn, says it has been promoting ethical investing<p>The case for profitable ethical investing has been bolstered by the Church Commissioners for England, as the fund announced divine returns on its financial portfolio for …

Investing

5 reasons the government might shut down

Trump is eager to put his stamp on the federal budget, but Democrats are in resistance mode.<p>The deadline to keep the federal government open is just about here, but a deal is far from done.<p>With just five workdays left until government funding expires, lawmakers return next week to all the same …

President Obama on Alton Sterling and Philando Castile Shootings: 'All Americans Should Be Deeply Troubled'

President Obama said “all Americans should be deeply troubled” by the recent police shooting deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile in a …

2 killed, 8 held after France raid, but suspected ringleader's status unknown

<b>Paris, France (CNN) —</b> French authorities took the offensive Wednesday, raiding a purported hideout of the suspected ringleader in last week's deadly Paris attacks in an operation that ended with eight detained, two dead and potentially more bloodshed thwarted.<p>But what about that suspected …

Who might lead ISIS if al-Baghdadi dies?

<i>Watch "Blindsided: How ISIS shook the world," a GPS special airing Monday at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CNN.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> For weeks, reports have been circulating that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the caliph of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), was seriously injured in an airstrike back in March.<p>On Wednesday, …

Miley Cyrus's Homeless MTV VMA Date, Jesse Helt, Jailed

The homeless man who Miley Cyrus took along to this year's MTV VMAs has been jailed for six months.<p>Jesse Helt, who collected Miley's award at the …