Woman Falls From Amusement Park Ride

Good Samaritans were standing by and coaching her on, telling her to let go. They were able to catch her, but lent says watching it all unfold was hard. Authorities say the girl fell from the auto and struck a tree before landing in the crowd. Th... More..

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Congressman Tim Ryan questions Democrat leadership
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Congressman Tim Ryan questions Democrat leadership

In this June 9, 2017 House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., speakson Capitol Hill in Washington . Shortly after the end of an interview about a separate topic Thursday, Rep. "If we don't, then I think...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Gerrymandering gave GOP 1 extra legislative seat

A political map-making process controlled by Ohio Republicans resulted in the party winning almost two more U.S. House seats and five more Ohio House seats in the last election than would have been expected i...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

'Trump is considering firing Mueller as special counsel'

On Trump's plane ride home after a trip to Wisconsin, Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters he "has no intention" of firing Mueller, even though she maintained that "the president has the right to". Senat...More..

Casey Heads To Pennsylvania To Hammer Senate Health Bill
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Casey Heads To Pennsylvania To Hammer Senate Health Bill

Heller's announcement makes Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's goal of securing 50 of his party's 52 votes by next week even tougher. The Congressional Budget Office is expected to release its score of t...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

2 in Thunderbirds jet accident in OH in good condition

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office received a report around 12:30 p.m. Friday of a jet off the end of a runway and on its top at the Dayton International Airport . "It was complicated", Dayton aviation dir...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Nancy Pelosi is beside the point

Several House Democrats described a grim scene at a party meeting the morning after the Georgia election, with some comparing it to a funeral. Yet each time , Republicans beat back the advances. "We ha...More..

President Trump signs bill to protect vets
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

President Trump signs bill to protect vets

Critics said veterans have died waiting for care and that few bad workers have been fired for misconduct. "What happened was a national disgrace", he continued. At the time, Shulkin was serving as VA unders...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Mastiff 'Martha' Named This Year's Winner In "World's Ugliest Dog" Contest

It was unusual for the relatively young and active Martha to win against older dogs with unusual attributes, such as their tongues sticking out. Moe, a 16-year-old Brussels Griffon-pug mix, and the oldest d...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us,' North Korea says

He died on Monday at a Cincinnati hospital and was buried on Thursday. But U.S. doctors said they found no evidence of the illness. Washington has also stepped up its muscle-flexing in the region, flying two ...More..

Trump and Pence attend Treasury Secretary Mnuchin's wedding
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Trump and Pence attend Treasury Secretary Mnuchin's wedding

Mnuchin, a 54-year-old billionaire former Goldman Sachs exec, is set to Wednesday 36-year-old Scottish actress Louise Linton at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorum, five blocks from the White House. Vice President P...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

South Carolina Dem Runs for House Seat on Anti-Nancy Pelosi Platform

Yes, Democrats will point out that they didn't need this one; there are quite a few targets that lean less strongly to Republicans. On Wednesday, Pelosi attempted to reassure dejected Democrats after the pa...More..

LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals

LSU advanced to the College World Series finals, where the Tigers are 6-0. Maybe Alex Lange punctured Oregon State's veneer of invincibility by shutting down the Beavers in Friday's win. And in the end, w...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

After hospital visit with Scalise, Ryan says he's doing well

Scalise, R-La., remains hospitalized and there was no change in his condition , which was upgraded to " fair " on Wednesday. The FBI , which investigated the incident, said on Wednesday that Hodgkinson ...More..

Turkey bans Istanbul Pride, organizers vow to march anyway
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Turkey bans Istanbul Pride, organizers vow to march anyway

The move prompted criticism from rights groups and fears of possible violence, as Pride organizers said they would defy the ban. "In addition, no application that suits the methods was made to our governor's of...More..

Cullerton calls budget special session a 'political stunt'
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Cullerton calls budget special session a 'political stunt'

The Senate met briefly Wednesday to consider appointments and then members of each party met privately to plan the week. He wants pro-business reforms in conjunction with a budget that relies on a tax increase....More..

GOM Shut-Ins Lessen in Wake of Tropical Storm Cindy
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

GOM Shut-Ins Lessen in Wake of Tropical Storm Cindy

Several businesses in downtown Conway sustained extensive flood damage in a storm April 29 that drenched the area with heavy rains in a short period of time, prompting the city to take precautions ahead of Thur...More..

Confederations Cup: Ronaldo scores as Portugal reach semi-finals
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Confederations Cup: Ronaldo scores as Portugal reach semi-finals

The New Zealand side maintained 2-0 trashing status quo till 80th minute when Andre Silva scored the third goal and Luis Carlos, popularly known as' Nani' crowned the goals in the first minute of extra time...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Casey: GOP health bill would mean 'destructive' cuts

The bill the House passed in May would result in 23 million fewer people getting health coverage, the CBO has reported , but the Senate numbers could be different. "In this form, I will not support it", Hel...More..

White House responds to Comey tape inquiry with Trump tweet
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

White House responds to Comey tape inquiry with Trump tweet

The spokesman went on to say that at his Senate testimony this month , Comey confirmed he told the president three separate times that he wasn't personally under investigation, insinuating that Trump's twee...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Obama slams new Republican healthcare bill

Former US President Barack Obama has slammed the Republican Party's new healthcare bill , which he said would transfer wealth from the poor to the rich. In a joint statement , the four senators said, ...More..

Indiana's ACA health insurance providers propose rate hikes
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Indiana's ACA health insurance providers propose rate hikes

Senate - and the lack of transparency of the bill's details. And he anxious, if premiums continued to increase for people who make too much money to get federal subsidies, it will just make the situation worse...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

With cameras banned from White House press briefing, CNN sends sketch artist

I gotta say, he's giving Sean Spicer and the rest of the admin a ton of incentive to never have another press briefing on camera ever again. "In a ideal world, the Trump White House would provide daily pres...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Nevada senator announces opposition to health care bill

Republican leaders are planning to bring it to a final vote next week, as McConnell tries to get the 142-page bill passed in the Senate before the July 4 recess. Limiting inflation adjustments would cost $2.2 b...More..

Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest at McConnell's office
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest at McConnell's office

So, the majority of protesters were either advocates for those with disabilities or those directly impacted by a handicap, according to USA Today . Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), seems d...More..

Seattle council to hold public hearing in fatal shooting
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Seattle council to hold public hearing in fatal shooting

After an online outcry, a Seattle Police Department video in which an officer playing a video game discussed the recent fatal police shooting of a pregnant mother has been removed from social media. In a bid ...More..

Boston renaming street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Boston renaming street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

Porcello (4-9) had allowed a run on five hits through 6 1/3 innings before three straight extra base hits ended his night. The Red Sox waited at the top of their dugout. I don't have enough words to say tod...More..

Sketches of White House press briefing released
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Sketches of White House press briefing released

Reid was the first chief usher to be dismissed by a president. "I think we'd all be doing a lot better and I know the country would be doing a lot better", said Trump in brief remarks to the crowd. The White Ho...More..

'Anti-Fascists' Crash Nationwide Protests Against Sharia Law
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

'Anti-Fascists' Crash Nationwide Protests Against Sharia Law

Several people were arrested after fights broke out at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul , although nobody was injured, according to local reports . But such efforts have failed to stymie concerns about...More..

Is Sean Spicer Leaving The White House Podium?
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Is Sean Spicer Leaving The White House Podium?

He added that the White House press team is very available and that the briefing is just one avenue to be available to the press. "I have not sat down and talked to him about that specific thing". A senior ...More..