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There's one group that would get slammed by the GOP's healthcare bill

On May 24, 2017, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO ) and the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) released their analysis of the American Health C...


Flawless Feng leads LPGA event by one shot after 54 holes

First-round leaders Stacy Lewis and Wei-Ling Hsu shot 72s and trail Park by five strokes. "So I'm really happy that I'm not only playing well in Asia but also...


Child thrown from slide at new water park

He suffered scratches on his back and shoulder but was otherwise okay. The photographer saw scratches on the boy's back, before he walked away on his own power ...


Kushner back channel with Russia involved Syria

Kushner's involvement in the proposed back channel was first reported by The Washington Post , which said he suggested using Russian diplomatic facilities for...


Clinton compares Trump to Nixon in alma mater speech

While the majority of the rumors were based more on conspiracy theories and "fake news" rather than actual facts, the Trump campaign capitalized on two minor in...


More than 115 firefighters battling 'major emergency' brush fire in Brentwood

Just after 11 p.m. on Saturday evening, a fire broke out at the C&S Towing and auto salvage yard on Smitty Way and Tara Springs Road in Black Canyon City. Five ...


Trump woos Macron, may disappoint on Paris Agreement

That would be one reason why Trudeau is praising the outcome, but there were other leaders who avoided the tap dance and expressed frustration with the new man ...


Severe PM storms possible through Memorial Day

Temperatures will cool down later in the week, hovering in the 60s to lower 70s, with just a small chance of scattered showers. Friday afternoon skies go fr...


Senate panel threatens Flynn with criminal contempt over subpoenas

Former CIA Director John Brennan told Congress Tuesday he personally warned Russia last summer against interfering in the USA presidential election and was so ...


White House: Trump Interviewing 4 FBI Candidates

Trump confirmed that former Sen. Frank Keating also reportedly went in for interviews. Trump could easily have named Andrew McCabe , the acting director, a...


Uber CEO's mother dies in a boating accident

The mother of Travis Kalanick , founder of the on-demand ride service Uber, was killed in a boating accident and his father was seriously hurt, authorities and...


Survivors tell of horror during Egypt bus attack

A security guard gestures near the site of an attack that killed at least 26 people in Minya, Egypt May 26, 2017. Israel "strongly condemns the painful te...


2 toddlers found dead in hot car in North Texas

The mother, whom deputies did not identify, told investigators that her children "took off" and she was searching for them when she found them locked in the veh...


Health care bill: Premiums may decline, but many will pay more

The strong opposition of the bills clearly calls for another voting. The report said older people with lower income would disproportionately lose coverag...


US Secretary of State to discuss terrorism on first visit to Britain

On his first official trip to London Friday, Tillerson said the USA " regrets " that information was leaked after British officials complained about it appe...


Alex Jones Apology to Chobani Issued in Defamation Suit

In mid-April, Jones's site, Infowars , posted a video connecting Chobani's practice of hiring refugees to work at a Twin Falls, Idaho , plant with a recent ...


Supreme Court decides only Democrats can use race in gerrymandering

Kagan, writing for the court's majority, criticized lawmakers for increasing the share of black voters in the two districts to more than 50 percent, when expe...


G-7 summit ends without unanimity on climate

Earlier Saturday, the other six members of the G-7, a group of some of the world's wealthiest nations, voted to abide by the Paris climate agreement , accordi...


Macron was warned about Trump's awkwardly aggressive handshake before their meeting

Appearing in a photo-op with the investment-banker-turned-French-President Emmanuel Macron , Trump found himself in a stone faced, white-knuckled stand-off. Th...


Tillerson holds briefing in Saudi Arabia without US press

Tillerson said that he would likely speak to his Iranian counterpart, Foreign Minister Javad Zarif. Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir on Saturday...


Trump makes G-7 deal on trade, takes rain check on climate

There was just one difference: as the leaders of the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Canada, and Japan walked on foot, Trump followed in a golf cart, The Times of ...


Zbigniew Brzezinski, anti-Soviet White House adviser, dies at 89

In a Saturday morning statement, former President Obama called Brzezinski a "passionate advocate for American leadership". When Communists took power in Poland ...


Senate To Start Drafting Health Care Bill Over Upcoming Recess

He said there is still no consensus on the bill. States could also gain permission for insurers to charge older customers far higher premiums . Sen. Public...


Texas approves bill to allow guns near school in parked cars

Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill on Friday that makes it easier for residents to obtain firearms in the state. The media there laughed but when it wen...


Trump Russia inquiry: Kushner under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny

Kislyak reported to his superiors in Moscow and said Kushner suggested using Russian diplomatic facilities in the United States for the communications, which ...


Emmanuel Macron experiences the phenomenon of Donald Trump's handshake on two occasions

During the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, French president Emmanuel Macron thwarted President Trump's aggressive handshake Thunderdome , much to ...


GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine benefits

The most conservative House Republicans helped sink an earlier version of the American Health Care Act . "This really is about the federal government saving ...


Law levies fines against alteration of monuments

In a report from the Hill , a bill titled the Alabama Memorial Preservation Act of 2017 was signed on Wednesday by Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R), which restric...


Europeans making sales pitch to Trump on climate accord

After deriding climate change as a hoax and pledging to pull out of the Paris accord during his election campaign, Trump has sidestepped the issue and passed ...


Mom shoots children in head, dumps them outside

Two children, who police believe were shot in the head by their mother, died Sunday night. Helton has been jailed since her arrest shortly after the shootings...


Manchester attack: US paper leaks images of explosive device

Once information is gathered , it is given to the National Counter Terrorism Security Office. That office then shares this information with other governments. S...


VSP looking for shooting suspect in trooper shooting

The vehicle was parked in the wrong direction. State Police have not confirmed the Trooper's injuries at this time. The driver remained at the scene and was...


Congressional report shows how premiums could change under 'Trumpcare'

Riley said . "If you buy a bike it will cost you less than a auto". It also would allow insurers in states that get waivers to strip out certain minimum heal...


British police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

Salman Abedi blew himself up as Ariana Grande fans were leaving Manchester Arena on Monday night, killing 22 and wounding dozens . Images obtained by The ...


OU and Ohio State kickoff time announced

CT on ABC. Ohio State was able to keep the Tigers off the board in the final 38 seconds and secure an 11-10 victory in the first semifinal Saturday at Gillett...