U.S. Senate Republicans release Obamacare replacement bill, fate uncertain 18:45 GMT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate leaders on Thursday unveiled a draft of legislation to replace Obamacare, proposing to kill a tax on the wealthy that pays for it and reduce aid to the poor to cut costs.  Full Article

EU flexes military muscles with new defence plan 19:08 GMT 

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders launched their the most ambitious defence plan for decades on Thursday, agreeing a multi-billion-euro weapons fund, shared financing for battlegroups and allowing a coalition of the willing to conduct more missions abroad.  Full Article  

Trump says he did not record conversations with former FBI chief Comey 19:55 GMT 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not make and does not possess any tapes of his conversations with James Comey, after suggesting last month he might have recordings that could damage the former FBI director.  Full Article  |  Video  

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