'Ugly' potential fallout from Supreme Court health care case

...mandate if people can't afford the premiums," said former Sen. Tom Daschle, D-S.D., who was an influential Obama adviser on health care.Insurers would demand relief from provisions of the law intended to limit premium increases, or they might...
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Former Boko Haram captives still held - by Nigerian military

...were moved to get "proper medical attention and psycho-social therapy" under a program organized by the national security adviser. Olukolade was quoted by PR Nigeria, an agency that puts out Nigerian government news.One of the trauma counselors who...
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No breakthrough as Kerry meets Putin

...positive," said Yuri Ushakov, Putin's foreign affairs adviser.The agenda, however, appeared to be little more than a...Russian defense officials for a week.Ushakov, the Putin adviser, said a possible meeting between the Russian leader and U...
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Board director resigns over appointment

...had been made.Gillis said she requested a meeting with Walker and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott, Walker's informal fisheries adviser, to discuss the appointment. Mallott did not attend the meeting, where Walker told Gillis he had deferred to Mallott on...
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New England Patriots won't appeal team's fine, draft penalties

...and $250,000 against the club, along with the loss of a first-round draft pick.Kraft has long been a confidant and adviser to Goodell and was one of the owners who championed Goodell to replace Paul Tagliabue in 2006. Kraft also was one of the leaders...
Rival forces fight over key sites in Burundi's capital

...the coup attempt.The RTNB building and its surroundings were under attack for about 25 minutes, presidential communication adviser Willy Nyamitwe said on Twitter. State radio was playing music after going briefly off the air amid the fighting.Following...
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Gulf leaders gather in Washington to push Obama on Iran

...interests, we continue to have a common view about what we aim to achieve," said Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security adviser.Later Wednesday, Obama hosted a White House dinner for the Saudi princes, as well as representatives from Qatar, the United...
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Land deal closes for planned NFL stadium near Los Angeles

...McCarthy has said the NFL wants franchises that are strong and successful in their existing markets.Jason Cabel Roe, an adviser to San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, said city officials can only worry about what's in their power - not developments in...
Obama offers Gulf nations "ironclad" security cooperation name. The White House said no Americans were involved in the incident.Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security adviser, said that while the incident did not come up in Thursday's discussions, it was "exactly the type of challenge" the Gulf...
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Seattle, like it or not, becomes Shell's Arctic base

...prepared in 2012 for Shell's last Arctic venture, "it wasn't this big civic moment," recalled KC Golden, a senior policy adviser for Climate Solutions, an organization advocating for renewable energy.But "now it is," Golden said. "That's a measure...


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