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House of Representatives

The United States House of Representatives, commonly referred to as the "House," is the lower house of the bicameral United States Congress, the upper house being the United States Senate.

Headlines Around the Web

Obama: House should approve ENDA

Nov 08, 2013 - Politico

Former Rep. Major Owens dies at 77

Oct 23, 2013 - Politico

Bill Young dies at 82

Oct 19, 2013 - Politico

House OKs bill to end air-traffic furloughs

Apr 27, 2013 - MarketWatch

America's big bucks battles only starting

Jan 06, 2013 - Independent

Boehner re-elected House speaker

Jan 04, 2013 - MarketWatch

Fiscal-cliff deal passes Congress

Jan 02, 2013 - MarketWatch

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The new Prime Minister of Australia Tony Abbott, Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss and Foreign Minister Julie Bishop sing the national anthem before the official swearing in of government ministers at the Government House in Canberra September 18, 2013.
Australian Deputy PM Warren Truss In Hospital For Colitis

By IBTimes AU

Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss is in a Brisbane hospital for gastroenteritis and acute dehydration. He has been in the medical facility for at least one day. (Nov 21)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, TONY ABBOTT

U.S. President Barack Obama Speaks At A Meeting
Obama's Executive Action On Immigration Soon: Republicans May React By Shutting Down The Government

By IBTimes AU

Already Democrats have lost much of their support base and it remains to be seen how far Obama's executive order can revive that. (Nov 15)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, WHITE HOUSE, CONGRESS

British Prime Minister David Cameron addresses a joint session of the Australian Parliament in Canberra
David Cameron Asks Web Companies to Wipe Islamic State off Internet

By IBTimes AU

The British PM wants web companies to take their social resposibilties. (Nov 14)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, AUSTRALIA, G20, TONY ABBOTT

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) shakes hands with Ginni Rometty
US Lawmaker Gifts Personalised Copy of Hindu Scripture to Indian PM Narendra Modi

By IBTimes AU

U.S. lawmaker Tulsi Gabbard gifted a copy of Bhagavad Gita to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Sep 30)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, INDIA, CONGRESS

Australian flags fly at half-mast atop the Sydney Harbour Bridge as a sign of respect for those killed in the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash
'Gay Marriage Will Be Legal in Australia': Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard

By IBTimes AU

Former Prime Minister Julia Gillard said that same-sex marriage will eventually be a reality in Australia. (Sep 23)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, JULIA GILLARD, TONY ABBOTT

WBC Welterweight Champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. of the U.S. Poses on the Scale During an Official Weigh-in at the MGM Grand Garden Arenain Las Vegas
Top 10 Richest Boxers

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Floyld Mayweather Jr tops the list of the top 10 richest boxers. (Aug 29)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, TIGER WOODS, GOLD

Australian Dollar Outlook - 19 August 2014

By IBTimes AU

Bell FX Currency Outlook: AUD flat reacting to limited news flow and the uneventful RBA Minutes release, which had been taken into consideration by the markets. Northern Hemisphere is taking in the last of the summer holidays. (Aug 19)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

A woman holds her new Apple iPhone 5S after buying it at an Apple Store at Tokyo's Ginza shopping district
The Future of Unlocked Handsets: Why It May be Possible to Switch Carriers Easily Soon

By IBTimes AU

Under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, it is illegal for user to unlock their cellphones in the United States of America. Now, the US House of Representatives has reversed that supposed mistake by approving the unlocking of cellphones. (Jul 31)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG, HTC

U.S. one-hundred dollar bills are seen in this photo illustration at a bank in Seoul August 2, 2013. Picture taken August 2, 2013.
Australian Dollar Outlook - 18 July 2014

By IBTimes AU

Bell FX Currency Outlook: Amid the geopolitical developments the AUD held its ground near 0.9380 after the Malaysian Airlines news hit the screens, but late in the US session the AUD lost ground and is now nearer 0.9340. (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, EMERGING MARKETS, INVESTMENT

The sun is seen behind smoke billowing from a chimney of a heating plant in Taiyuan, Shanxi province in this December 9, 2013 file photo.
Abbott Government to Reintroduce Carbon Tax Repeal in Lower House Amid Senate Vote Loss

By IBTimes AU

The Australian government is hoping to repeal carbon tax by next week despite the chaos in the Senate. After further talks with the Palmer United Party, the government is preparing to bring back the bill to the lower house on July 14. (Jul 10)

MORE TOPICS: AL GORE, TONY ABBOTT, AUSTRALIA