Trump leaves Israel with no sign peace talks in the works

While the USA president called for the resumption of peace talks, he notably stopped short of endorsing the idea of a Palestinian state. In a joint news conference, the Palestinian president said: "Once again, we reassert to you our positions o... More..

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Appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban

A man holds up a sign of solidarity with Muslim refugees in a protest outside the White House on January 29, 2017, against President Trump's travel ban. This would set up a final showdown over the constit...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump tells North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders they need to pay up

Shortly before his address, Trump had ran into his first problems of a landmark European trip, embarrassingly called out in public over Russian Federation and on leaks from the probe into the Manchester ter...More..

Abbott signs crackdown on inappropriate student-teacher relationships
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Abbott signs crackdown on inappropriate student-teacher relationships

SB 7, authored by Republican state Sen. Superintendents and principals who intentionally hide improper relationships between students and teachers will now face jail time. The contentious debate came to a hea...More..

Kansas bill advanced to increase spending in public schools
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Kansas bill advanced to increase spending in public schools

It plans to take another, final vote Thursday and is expected to approve it and send it to the Senate. Wednesday was Day 100 of the 2017 session, the number of days for which it was budgeted. House Speaker Ti...More..

Worker killed, 3 hurt in Colorado oil tank fire
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Worker killed, 3 hurt in Colorado oil tank fire

Officials on Twitter said there are no hazards to residents and there are now no evacuations. Chief Roger Rademacher confirmed crews had extinguished the flames. Additionally, Anadarko has promised to fund the ...More..

Analysts say GOP health bill would leave 23 million more uninsured
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Analysts say GOP health bill would leave 23 million more uninsured

The CBO , a nonpartisan agency that analyzes bills on behalf of Congress, estimates that 14 million people would lose coverage as a result of the proposed $834 billion in Medicaid cuts over 10 years. T...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Donald Trump latest: How much do North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members spend on defence?

The current situation, he said, "is not fair to the people and taxpayers of the United States ". British officials are reportedly outraged over the alleged leaks of investigative material related to the bomb...More..

CBO scores Trumpcare bill, estimates 23 million lose insurance by 2026
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

CBO scores Trumpcare bill, estimates 23 million lose insurance by 2026

So, hey, good news for the 1,000,000 people who would've lost their health care coverage had the original bill passed! "Over time , it would become more hard for less healthy people (including people w...More..

Britain 'furious' over 'unacceptable' USA leaks on deadly Manchester attack
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Britain 'furious' over 'unacceptable' USA leaks on deadly Manchester attack

However, pictures of the debris from the blast appearing to show bloodstained bomb fragments and the backpack used to transport the device were subsequently leaked to The New York Times , sparking an angry rea...More..

Truck crashed on objective into famed Nevada brothel
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Truck crashed on objective into famed Nevada brothel

Lyon County Sheriff's Office deputies responded and arrested Brian Brandt, 40, of Reno, on charges of assault with a deadly weapon, destruction of property, and possession of stolen property. "My guess is that ...More..

Democrats use budget office report to attack GOP health bill
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Democrats use budget office report to attack GOP health bill

The bill is in the Senate, where it will likely undergo major changes and opposition from New York's senators. The reports also projected the bill would increase premiums by an average of 15 to 20 percent...More..

Iowa tight end threatened with gun in hometown of Omaha
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Iowa tight end threatened with gun in hometown of Omaha

Fant says a man he recognized came up to his auto window, pointed a gun at him and told him to leave. As he left, Fant said he was calling the police. As officers were searching the area near the park they sp...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

GOP Bill Could Undercut Some Coverage In Job-Based Insurance

What else is important in keeping ACA and rejecting AHCA is the protection for people with preexisting conditions. Permanent cuts to Medicaid through arbitrary payment caps in the Republican bill don't just...More..

Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina noted Thursday that the ObamaCare exchanges in state are otherwise stable, and "with the right actions coming out of Washington to stabilize the market, the rate incre...More..

Tank was restarted, despite repair needs
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Tank was restarted, despite repair needs

Louis has opted out of this requirement and operates its own code for inspections. St. Louis, MO (KTRS) The federal investigation continues into the deadly explosion at the Loy Lange Box Company in south St. ...More..

Armed man arrested by police at Phoenix Comicon convention
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Armed man arrested by police at Phoenix Comicon convention

According to media reports, several officers collared the unidentified individual inside the venue after a struggle. He has not been identified. Police officials believe the man was planning to attack officer...More..

NASA mission finds swirling storms at poles, weird magnetic fields — Jupiter revealed
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

NASA mission finds swirling storms at poles, weird magnetic fields — Jupiter revealed

Beneath its heavy cloud cover, Jupiter has been able to keep its secrets from astronomers. The first results from Juno's brush with Jupiter reveal swarms of cyclones, massive ammonia plumes and complex intera...More..

Vietnam veterans sunset memorial
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Vietnam veterans sunset memorial

The ceremony will honor local Vietnam veterans whose names are inscribed on the wall. The plaque that honors these veterans was dedicated as a part of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in 2004. "The memorial has al...More..

Trump may be obliged to alter stance on climate change
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump may be obliged to alter stance on climate change

Mr Trump, who has laughably described climate change as a hoax perpetrated by China , has pledged to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Agreement and try to reinvigorate the coal industry. Bush in 1992. One of...More..

Massive slide on iconic highway part of $1 billion in damage
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Massive slide on iconic highway part of $1 billion in damage

In total, the recent natural disasters have caused $1 billion in highway damages across the state according to the California Department of Transportation (CDOT). "We haven't even been able to get in and assess...More..

Sheriff: At least 20 injured when tornado hits mobile home park
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Sheriff: At least 20 injured when tornado hits mobile home park

There are no reports of injuries. "These thunderstorms will be capable of large, damaging hail up to the size of baseballs and damaging winds, along with a risk for developing tornadoes". Even those who were no...More..

Jury selection begins in Ohio officer's murder retrial
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Jury selection begins in Ohio officer's murder retrial

The attorney for Ray Tensing is asking Hamilton County Judge Leslie Ghiz to dismiss the case against his client claiming the county prosecutor violated a gag order. Tensing, a former UC police officer, is charg...More..

Target Zapped with $18.5 Million Settlement Over Data Breach
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Target Zapped with $18.5 Million Settlement Over Data Breach

The settlement further requires Target to maintain and support software on its network; to maintain appropriate encryption policies, particularly as they pertain to cardholder and personal information data; t...More..

Hillary Clinton: Trump Budget Shows 'Unimaginable' Cruelty
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Hillary Clinton: Trump Budget Shows 'Unimaginable' Cruelty

The former Democratic presidential nominee lashed out at the president's budget at a Tuesday night event in New York City hosted by the Children's Health Fund. 'It's time to send a resounding message that we ...More..

Texas city to pay family $850000 for fatal shooting
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Texas city to pay family $850000 for fatal shooting

The Arlington City Council will formally approve the settlement Tuesday night, settling a wrongful death lawsuit from the family of 19-year-old Christian Taylor, who was fatally shot by former Arlington police ...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Less healthy, older Americans would pay more under GOP health bill

That's slightly under the 24 million estimate for the earlier version of the bill, but for practical purposes about the same. Premiums on average would fall compared with President Barack Obama's health ca...More..

Texas voucher clash kills sweeping school finance fix
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Texas voucher clash kills sweeping school finance fix

Huberty said state senators will now have to answer to parents, educators and voters back home. It also has scheduled consideration of the chamber's bill recasting state aid to public schools. AUSTIN, Texas ...More..

Top Republicans chagrined over proposed cuts that hit home
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Top Republicans chagrined over proposed cuts that hit home

If President Donald Trump's budget does touch off an economic boom that pushes growth up to 3 percent a year as it assumes, the government's borrowing is likely to cost much more than has been factored into...More..

Guns N' Roses to rock Little Caesars Arena in Detroit in 2017
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Guns N' Roses to rock Little Caesars Arena in Detroit in 2017

The concert is scheduled for Thursday, November 2, 2017 . Details are available at gunsnroses.com . But fans who had a little patience will be rewarded this October with the return of Guns N' Roses . Ind...More..