Trump Calls Senate Health Bill 'Very Good'

The Senate bill would lock in Florida's already low Medicaid funding for the next decade or more, making it hard to keep covering eligible Floridians and leaving little money for public health threats such as Zika, warns Joan Alker, executive directo... More..

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Rain Saturday, Drier Next Week
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Rain Saturday, Drier Next Week

After some morning showers and rumbles Saturday , conditions are much drier through the rest of the weekend. SATURDAY: Weather Aware Day: Scattered showers and storms. Dew points are in the middle 60s on t...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

USA lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

Griner remains hospitalized at MedStar Hospital after getting shot in the ankle, and Sava described her in good condition. Doctors didn't address what organs were damaged. "By playing tonight we are showing the...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Police Haul Off Protesters, Some With Disabilities, From Mitch McConnell's Office

Representatives said they were gathered for what they called a "die-in" to protest the cutbacks in federal support for Medicaid . ADAPT organizer Bruce Darling said: 'Our lives and liberty shouldn't be s...More..

Trump congratulates Handel on Georgia 6th district win via Twitter
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Trump congratulates Handel on Georgia 6th district win via Twitter

A Handel ad portrayed Ossoff - who ran on a decidedly moderate message - as a San Francisco-style liberal aligned with " Nancy Pelosi and outsiders who just don't share our priorities". "She personally told me...More..

Senate GOP's Health Care Overhaul Would Bring 'Pain' to Americans: Obama
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Senate GOP's Health Care Overhaul Would Bring 'Pain' to Americans: Obama

So what does it do? Greben says in the newest draft of the Senate bill, almost 13,000 Planned Parenthood patients in Denham's district alone will lose access to health care there because the bill still in...More..

Boeing beats Airbus in order race at Paris show
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Boeing beats Airbus in order race at Paris show

The single-aisle plane can carry up to 230 passengers and competes with the Airbus A320neo family. The company claimed that it operated a fleet of 35 Next-Generation 737s and 20 Bombardier Q400s. Airbus , h...More..

FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Hodgkinson bought the guns in April, after Trump was elected, Slater said . Investigators cannot determine if Hodgkinson, 66, specifically targeted U.S. Former neighbors and family members, meanwhile, said th...More..

Conrad Roy III's family breaks their silence after Michelle Carter is convicted
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Conrad Roy III's family breaks their silence after Michelle Carter is convicted

Carter could face up to 20 years in prison, and her sentencing is scheduled to take place on August 3. Prosecutors said Carter sent Conrad Roy III , who was suicidal, text messages telling him to do it. Sh...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Dems Slam Senate GOP Obamacare Repeal As 'Meaner' Than House Bill

The closely guarded Senate health care bill written entirely behind closed doors finally became public Thursday in a do-or-die moment for the Republican Party's winding efforts to repeal Obamacare . And it w...More..

Census: US growing older and more racially diverse
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Census: US growing older and more racially diverse

The median average age has grown from 35.3 years old on April 1, 2000 to 37.9 years old on July 1, 2016. "The estimated population growth among Texans of color, particularly Hispanics, sets up the state to fa...More..

White House-media relations at breaking point as Spicer searches for replacement
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

White House-media relations at breaking point as Spicer searches for replacement

There's public record that talks about surveillance, that talks about unmasking, we know those practices take place". Similarly, a red flag went up earlier this month among those who cover Trump, when he joked-...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Indivisible Statement on Senate TrumpCare Bill

Report is expected early next week. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing for a vote before senators leave Washington , DC for the Fourth of July recess. The Senate bill would could continue Medic...More..

Scalise Family: This Father's Day Has a Special Meaning
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Scalise Family: This Father's Day Has a Special Meaning

It was early on the morning of June 14 when James T. MedStar Washington Hospital Center made the announcement on Tuesday, almost a week after a gunman opened fire on Scalise and his Republican colleagues ...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Hornets select guard Malik Monk with No

Monk raised his stock with a 47-point performance on eight 3-pointers against eventual national champion North Carolina last December. The only teams yet to establish a second tier team are the Portland Trail ...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

The former FBI director's testimony could also prompt an expansion of the ongoing investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , said Carole Rendon, former U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (Va.), the top De...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Supreme Court to Review Partisan Redistricting in Wisconsin Case

The U.S. Supreme Court announced on June 19 that it will hear a case involving partisan gerrymandering in Wisconsin . "I am thrilled the Supreme Court has granted our request to review the redistrictin...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Unclear when inmates will return to Georgia

Hours later, authorities said the two broke into a home in Madison and stole clothes and food. Corrections officers Sgt. Christopher Monica and Sgt. Traffic remains backed up for several miles on Interstat...More..

Last Chance Splash joins World's Largest Swim Lesson
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Last Chance Splash joins World's Largest Swim Lesson

To beat the current record from 2014, more than 36,564 children will have had to have participated worldwide. For its sixth year, Palm Coast took part in the World's Largest Swimming Lesson ™ to educate loca...More..

'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years

Clinton's campaign manager, John Podesta , sometimes dined there. He later told police that he had read about the " Pizzagate " conspiracy theory online, an unfounded theory that claimed that Democratic ...More..

Chicagoans Will Gather To Mourn Fatally Beaten Muslim Teen Nabra Hassanen
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Chicagoans Will Gather To Mourn Fatally Beaten Muslim Teen Nabra Hassanen

In Virginia, neither police nor witnesses interviewed by The Associated Press said they saw anything to make them think the teenagers were targeted over their religion. The teens scattered, but, police said, th...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Judges affirm 'Making a Murderer' confession was coerced

Their cases gained national attention in 2015 when Netflix streamed " Making a Murderer ", a multi-part documentary looking at Halbach's death, the ensuing investigation and the trials. In August 2016, a j...More..

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

Environmentalists say that while grizzlies have made a comeback, their recovery could falter without federal safeguards. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said in a statement that the grizzlies' recovery is...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims

Jayson Aydelotte, a trauma surgeon at Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, Austin. That study looked US traffic fatalities between 1985 and 2014 in states that had passed laws approving med...More..

Americans Close to Guns, Whether They Own One or Not
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Americans Close to Guns, Whether They Own One or Not

About one-third of those surveyed said they owned at least one gun. But gun owners who live strictly rural were "significantly more likely to cite hunting as a major reason for owning a gun". Overall, half of A...More..

Kick from motorcycle rider touches off 2-car crash in santa clarita
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Kick from motorcycle rider touches off 2-car crash in santa clarita

The video appears to show a auto and motorcyclist getting involved in some kind of altercation in the carpool lane. The sedan then spun across three lanes and struck a white pickup that was flipped onto its r...More..

Authorities: Ricocheted bullet meant for dog killed teen boy
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Authorities: Ricocheted bullet meant for dog killed teen boy

The 17-year-old boy was accidentally struck by a "skip round" ricocheting bullet as deputies shot at a pit bull that had attacked one of the deputies, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. "...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

GOP: Special Election Victories Boost Trump's Legislative Agenda

On the day of the Georgia special election , which was the culmination of the most expensive House race in American history, Democrat candidate Jon Osseff was asked by National Public Radio reporter Rachel M...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Senate Republicans unveil health care bill that slashes taxes, rolls back Medicaid

Chris Coons, D-Del., Sen. All outlets that have received information on the contents of the Senate's bill say that those taxes are expected to be killed. In the same way that the GOP always threatens to kil...More..

Russian hackers targeted 21 USA states during election, Homeland Security official says
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Russian hackers targeted 21 USA states during election, Homeland Security official says

Department of Homeland Security cyber division acting director Sam Liles told the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee that internet-connected election related networks were potentially targeted by Russian govern...More..