Turkey summons U.S. ambassador over Washington brawl

The Turkish government has also formally requested " a full investigation of this diplomatic incident ", said the AP . Peaceful protests outside the Turkish embassy during Mr Erdoğan's visit erupted when demonstrators arrived carrying the flag o... More..

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West Virginia Senate passes amended tax bill

A new analysis by Congress' nonpartisan budget scorekeepers undermines claims by House Republicans that their health legislation protects people with pre-existing conditions. "They had no problem raising taxes ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Republican Candidate Caught Slamming Reporter To The Ground

Multiple witness accounts, including that of a Fox News team present in the room at the time of the incident, backed up Jacob's version of events. Jacobs said he never touched the candidate. "The candidate...More..

Republicans seek court delay in ObamaCare payment case
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Republicans seek court delay in ObamaCare payment case

But as the third consecutive request for a delay in the case, Monday's court filing also injects uncertainty for insurers during the very season when they must tell states whether they intend to take part in AC...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

CBO Says GOP Obamacare Redo Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

The court did not say specifically how much spending must increase in setting a June 30 deadline for lawmakers to pass a new school finance law. While that's not chump change, Bernal says the Senate bill also u...More..

Man who had lethal injection delayed 7 times to be executed
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Man who had lethal injection delayed 7 times to be executed

But he has always denied murdering Wicker. The petition asks the Alabama Department of Corrections if Arthur's attorney, one of his designated execution witnesses, could have access to a telephone during his ex...More..

Trump, at NATO, vows unwavering fight against terrorism
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump, at NATO, vows unwavering fight against terrorism

In unexpectedly blunt remarks as North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders stood alongside him, Mr Trump also said certain member countries owed " massive amounts of money " to the United States and North ...More..

Voucher standoff could doom major Texas school finance fix
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Voucher standoff could doom major Texas school finance fix

Patrick, who presides over the Senate, has said he will seek a special session if legislators do not pass a bill to his liking, but there is no indication that the House is open to going beyond the measure it p...More..

Naked man caught on camera stealing $25000 swan sculpture in Florida
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Naked man caught on camera stealing $25000 swan sculpture in Florida

The sheriff's office released surveillance footage of the naked suspect carrying the bucket into the business. The truck was later recovered in Hillsborough County and the suspect, identified as 47-year-old R...More..

Justice Department orders tougher criminal punishments
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Justice Department orders tougher criminal punishments

Sessions of Alabama. At one point, Sessions said that "good people" don't do drugs like marijuana and said the reforms would "endanger" Americans. Kerry Harvey, who was the USA attorney for the Western Dist...More..

Congressional report shows how premiums could change under 'Trumpcare'
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Congressional report shows how premiums could change under 'Trumpcare'

The CBO score will define the House bill for political purposes, and also helps set the parameters for the health care debate in the Senate. Park explained that premiums will go down because they are weig...More..

Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs

And it would cut resources available to Superfund cleanup program , despite Pruitt's professed public support . Joe Biden once said , "Don't tell me what you value, show me your budget , and I'll tell y...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

LeBron explains the 'beauty of having Brad Stevens as your coach'

James accepted responsibility afterward, saying simply "I didn't have it" during a postgame news conference that was preceded by a run-in with a heckling fan in the hallway. While Sunday's loss might prove to b...More..

French president Macron wouldn't let go of President Trump's hand
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

French president Macron wouldn't let go of President Trump's hand

In a meeting with Emmanuel Macron on Thursday, Donald Trump reportedly told the newly-elected French president, " you were my guy ", insisting he never supported National Fronts Marine Le Pen during t...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Republicans Worried About Montana House Race

He has been charged with misdemeanor assault after the Wednesday night incident involving reporter Ben Jacobs of the Guardian . Democratic Gov. House candidate Greg Gianforte ", the Independent Recor...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Dems Release Last Minute Attack Ad Against Alleged Choke Slammer

Private GOP polls showed a close race earlier this week, with Gianforte projected to have a slim, single-digit lead. But several Republican voters were willing to withhold judgment or were flat-out skeptical ...More..

23 million fewer Americans insured under House GOP bill, says CBO
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

23 million fewer Americans insured under House GOP bill, says CBO

The CBO issued two reports on earlier versions of the Republican legislation, the American Health Care Act , in March. The CBO estimated that the original bill would have stripped 24 million people of ...More..

Walker's Medicaid drug-testing wins approval
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Walker's Medicaid drug-testing wins approval

Walker's plan, which needs federal approval, comes as he prepares to run for a third term next year. The Legislature's budget committee has rejected a plan to cut tuition on University of Wisconsin campuses, ...More..

21 indicted in Thailand-to-US sex-trafficking ring
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

21 indicted in Thailand-to-US sex-trafficking ring

District Attorney Greg G. Broker announced Thursday. "This indictment outlines charges against 21 members of a multi-million dollar, modern day organized crime operation". "They typically did not have the abi...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Manchester attack: Bomb-making workshop reportedly discovered at bomber's home

Greater Manchester Police declined to comment on the BBC report but prime minister Theresa May said she would raise the issue in a one-to-one meeting with United States president onaldTrump at the Nort...More..

The former head of the Central Intelligence Agency said about trump's cooperation with Russian Federation
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

The former head of the Central Intelligence Agency said about trump's cooperation with Russian Federation

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, says in an interview on CNN that the Federal Bureau of Investigation sent his committee's staff a two-sentence email saying it would not be turning over the materials now that the...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

FBI misses deadline to turn over Comey memos on Trump

Another told the Post that the letter "didn't mean anything to the investigation until after [senior FBI officials] had to defend themselves". According to the report , the Federal Bureau of Investigation...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

NOAA Predicts Above-Normal 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season

No. As many experts warn, it only takes one hurricane to make things miserable, as many Volusia and Flagler county residents learned after Hurricane Matthew , which struck this area on October 7 a year ago. ...More..

'He Body-Slammed Me': Greg Gianforte's Alleged Assault Caught On Tape
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

'He Body-Slammed Me': Greg Gianforte's Alleged Assault Caught On Tape

His home in Bozeman is set back on property along the Gallatin River and isn't very visible from the road. Gianforte initially declined to respond and told Jacobs to talk to his press aide. "Period. You want ...More..

Senate acts on Trump pick, promotes judge to appeals court
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Senate acts on Trump pick, promotes judge to appeals court

U.S. District Judge Karen K. Caldwell, chief judge in the Eastern District, said she and other judges have prepared for the need to reassign Thapar's pending cases among themselves. In his hearing and over the ...More..

Obamacare policy ends resulting 23 million people losing health insurance
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Obamacare policy ends resulting 23 million people losing health insurance

The Republican's bill is created to repeal most Obamacare taxes, such as a penalty for not purchasing health insurance . "Eliminating things like coverage for mental illness as well as substance abuse tr...More..

Storms take deadly turn in march across the country
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Storms take deadly turn in march across the country

Another tornado killed at least one person just south of Elk City, Oklahoma around 7.15pm. Along the line, a massive tornado struck Elk City, Oklahoma early in the evening. He says he had no immediate con...More..

23 million would lose health coverage under GOP bill
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

23 million would lose health coverage under GOP bill

The CBO predicted states where about half of all Americans live would keep the essential benefits requirements, which are very popular with American voters who had exhausted of insurance companies that re...More..

Texas approves hunting feral hogs by hot air balloon
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Texas approves hunting feral hogs by hot air balloon

The state has previously approved the use of poison to kill off the hog population, but the company that makes the only EPA-approved hog pesticide withdrew its request for registration in Texas. In an effort ...More..

May says intelligence sharing partnership with US based on trust
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

May says intelligence sharing partnership with US based on trust

Trump is due to meet U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May Thursday at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels. Tensions between the USA and Britain, simmering since US officials began leaking d...More..