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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016










Repealing President Barack Obama’s health care law without a replacement risks making nearly 30 million people uninsured, according to a study released Wednesday. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 11:08 A.M.

Study: ‘Obamacare’ repeal-only would make 30M uninsured

WASHINGTON – Repealing President Barack Obama’s health care law without a replacement risks making nearly 30 million people uninsured, according to a study released Wednesday. Separately, a professional group representing benefit advisers warned congressional leaders of the risk of “significant ...

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Members of a civil society group hold candles during a vigil for the victims of a plane crash, in Multan, Pakistan, on Wednesday. (Muhammad Asim / Associated Press)

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 10:30 A.M.

Pakistani plane crash kills all 48 aboard

ABBOTTABAD, Pakistan – A plane belonging to Pakistan’s national carrier crashed and burst into flames on Wednesday with 48 people on board, killing all of them, police and an airline spokesman said. According to senior police officer Khurram Rasheed, the ...

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