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CBO report: 24 million fewer insured by 2026 under GOP health care bill

<b>(CNN) —</b> Twenty-four million more Americans would be uninsured by 2026 under the House Republican health care bill than under Obamacare, including 14 million by next year, the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office said Monday.<p>The long-anticipated score immediately puts the writers and supporters …

Health Care

Nintendo Is Increasing Switch Production As The Wii U Sunsets In Japan

Nintendo has announced today that it’s ending production of the Wii U in Japan, which officially draws the era of that console to a close. <i>Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> will be the last game made for the system, which will not see future production or releases the way you sometimes see …

EU Parliament seeks to recover funds from French far-right leader Le Pen

Marine Le Pen on Tuesday must repay €298,000 to the European Parliament or see her MEP salary slashed in half, following allegations the French far-right leader misused funds.<p>EU authorities are seeking to recover a total of €340,000 from the far-right leader, who is a lawmaker in the European …

200 migrants detained by UK stage hunger strike & occupation over ‘slave-like’ conditions

More than 200 asylum seekers and migrants held in UK detention centers went on hunger strike and staged occupations in protest against their confinement and conditions over the weekend.<p>The wave of protests saw one Iranian detainee allegedly attempt suicide in Harmondsworth Immigration Removal …

America’s Cup Racing on the Hudson: Pictures

Opera's getting serious about adblocking with new iOS app

Opera has announced the launch of a new standalone VPN app for iPhone and iPad that promises to unlock geo-location restrictions and block ads.<p>The launch follows the introduction of the VPN service baked into its desktop browser last month, but brings it to a far larger potential audience; Opera …

Cisco Finds Global Mobile Users Growing 2X Faster Than Global Population

• More people will have mobile phones (5.4B) than electricity (5.3B), running water (3.5B) and cars (2.8B) by 2020.<br>• By 2020, over 75% of the world’s mobile data traffic will be video, making this category the highest growth rate of any mobile application.<br>• By 2020, 4G connections will account for 72% of …

Internet of Things

Theranos blood test tech supposedly went unchecked for years

The saga of startup lab Theranos continues to get increasingly complicated. The firm, known for its proprietary tests that only need a finger-prick's worth of blood for analysis, has recently faced accusations that its technology was faulty and inaccurate. Now, it seems that its tech was not …

Russia urges Turkey to arrest rebels over pilot's death

The Russian government has called for Turkey to arrest rebels it suspects killed the pilot of the jet shot down last month on the Syrian border.<p>Maria Zakharova, a foreign ministry spokeswoman, said in a statement on Wednesday that Moscow "demands that the Turkish authorities take immediate steps to …

George Osborne hails UK growth in Washington speech

<b>Chancellor George Osborne has hailed the UK's economic recovery in a keynote speech in Washington DC.</b><p>Mr Osborne said critics of the government's economic plan have been proved "comprehensively wrong".<p>His speech comes a year after the International Monetary Fund said Mr Osborne's austerity policies …

George Osborne