Trump's budget slashes billions in Medicaid, CHIP funding

If the Mnuchin view prevails, then the administration has to either make steeper spending cuts or abandon the goal of balancing the budget even under ambitious growth projections. Hennessey added , "You can't have it both ways, and $2 trillion is a ... More..

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Donald Trump pushes aside Montenegro PM Markovic to get in front
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Donald Trump pushes aside Montenegro PM Markovic to get in front

And at home, one Democratic leader called the remarks "condescending" and an "embarrassment", while Republican Sen. Bains said Trump's win likely caught the Liberals off guard, forcing them to take additional t...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Greg Gianforte Apologizes for Body-Slamming Reporter; Wins Montana Election

The altercation didn't stop him from capturing 50 percent of the vote against opponent Rob Quist's 44 percent, according to the most recent tally from Decision Desk HQ, a favorable result that hardly seemed...More..

President Trump calls for DOJ investigation into alleged Manchester leak
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

President Trump calls for DOJ investigation into alleged Manchester leak

An irate Greater Manchester Police (GMP) is said to have stopped sharing information with the US. US military and civilian counterparts are stationed in Britain including a contingent at the Cheltenham head...More..

ACLU of Texas Comment of Passage of Anti-LGBT Legislation
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

ACLU of Texas Comment of Passage of Anti-LGBT Legislation

New Hope Mayor Jess Herbst, Texas' first transgender mayor, said that the Texas Freedom Caucus, a conservative group that helped negotiate the deal on the amendment, played politics with the lives of transgen...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Man shot in the leg while trying to stop carjacking in Gilroy

Gilroy police Sgt. Jason Smith said the man witnessed two people breaking into a auto at the intersection of intersection of Hyde Park and Victoria drives and went outside to confront them. Police and SWAT team...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

House budget leaves out Senate spending cuts

Cornyn's upbeat assessment was hard to interpret, especially because he acknowledged that while the group still had not reached consensus, staff would begin "drafting" legislative language over the one week rec...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Polls Closing in Montana Special Election

With more than 320,000 votes counted almost three hours after polls closed, Gianforte led Quist by more than 22,000 votes, or 51 percent to 44 percent. "Jacobs grabbed Greg's wrist and spun away from Greg, push...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Alabama executes death row 'Houdini'

Arthur and his attorneys today are also awaiting word on recent requests to the US 11 Circuit Court of Appeals and the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals seeking stays of execution so they can further litigate h...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Texas pushes ahead with 'bathroom bill' as others shy away

And it's only a tiny improvement from the original version of the House bill , which would have resulted in an estimated 52 million people under 65 uninsured by 2026, according to the nonpartisan budget office...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

On no Medicaid cuts in Trump budget plan

The eliminated programs amount to almost $27 billion. The proposal released Tuesday aims to reduce spending by $3.6 trillion over a span of 10 years. Democratic Representative Pramilla Jayapal of Washingto...More..

Florida rescue crews pull horse from thick mud in Hillsborough County
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Florida rescue crews pull horse from thick mud in Hillsborough County

Rescue crews in Florida helped free a 25-year-old horse from a patch of thick mud on Monday. Rescue crews failed to break the suction from the horse, so they chose to call in a veterinarian and heavy machiner...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump Says Joe Lieberman Leading Candidate for FBI Director

He also publicly disagreed with Trump's so-called Muslim ban. On Thursday , Trump said Lieberman was one of the finalists to replace James Comey . Flynn has figured prominently in the FBI investigation int...More..

Intelligence chief won't disclose private conversations with Trump
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Intelligence chief won't disclose private conversations with Trump

The Justice Department on Wednesday appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to oversee the federal investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, including potenti...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

'Houdini' of Alabama death row executed for murder-for-hire

Arthur", his lawyers said in an appeal rejected by the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals .Arthur was convicted of capital murder in 1983.She initially told authorities that a burglar wearing a wig raped her a...More..

FBI Investigating Attempted Cyberattack Against Trump Organization
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

FBI Investigating Attempted Cyberattack Against Trump Organization

Those officials also said a meeting between Federal Bureau of Investigation and Central Intelligence Agency officials and President Donald Trump's sons Eric and Donald Jr. "We absolutely weren't hacked", he tol...More..

Mystery ensues after federal prosecutor found dead in Florida
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Mystery ensues after federal prosecutor found dead in Florida

CBS Miami reports officers pulled the body out of the water and covered him with a sheet. According to police, Whisenant was very well dressed when he was found, wearing a business shirt and black trousers. He...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Manchester attack: UK resumes US intelligence sharing after leak row

In the Libyan capital tripoli , Abedi's younger brother 20-year-old Hashem , and their father, Ramadan, are being held by special forces linked to the interior ministry. "Many experts, including professionals...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Gianforte closing in on win, Quist takes Park County

The 56-year-old has 49 per cent of the vote, a five point lead over Democratic candidate Rob Quist . FILE - In this March 11, 2017, file photo, Mark Wicks , standing, addresses Montana Libertarians gathering ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

4 dead, including police chief, in shooting at OH nursing home

The shooting occurred in Kirkersville , about 40 kilometres from Columbus , just days before the start of National Police Week, which includes National Peace Officers Memorial Day on Monday. Rogers said Frida...More..

Republican Greg Gianforte wins Montana special election
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Republican Greg Gianforte wins Montana special election

When Gianforte refused to answer the reporter's question, he allegedly took Jacobs to the ground, breaking Jacobs' glasses. "That's not the person I am and it's not the way I'll lead in this state", he contin...More..

Trump Is 'Very Close' To Naming A New FBI Director
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump Is 'Very Close' To Naming A New FBI Director

Trump said the decision to name a special counsel " divides the country ". They are acting FBI Director James McCabe, Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, a former assistant attorney general Alice Fisher and...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Senate Republicans start version of Obamacare repeal

With a bipartisan 74-17 vote, the House on May 19 endorsed a more conservative revenue plan to raise about $100 million a year, primarily by closing some sales tax exemptions in current law. Any moves to appe...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Raids, arrests as on-edge Britain seeks 'network' of attackers

Taking place at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena at 10.33pm, numerous injured are said to be children, with the youngest victim to be announced so far being eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos ....More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Lawyer: Kushner to cooperate on all probes of Russian Federation meetings

The senators did not say what to what those documents relate. More information is coming out about connections between President Donald Trump's campaign team and the Russian government. -Russia relations. ...More..

Donald Trump US President threatens prosecution over Manchester attack leaks
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Donald Trump US President threatens prosecution over Manchester attack leaks

In his statement, Trump - who was already struggling domestically to stem a tide of damaging leaks from law enforcement agencies - said the information coming out in the USA media was " deeply troubling ". Anot...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Early Partial Ravalli County Returns from the Montana Election

After the alleged incident Wednesday, Jacobs wrote on Twitter , " Greg Gianforte just body slammed me and broke my glasses". Ultimately though the state's GOP character carried Gianforte to victory desp...More..

Trump son-in-law Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe -media reports
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump son-in-law Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe -media reports

The letter also narrows the scope of the documents the panel is seeking. In the meantime, the two key panels in Congress investigating the Russian Federation affair, the House and Senate intelligence committe...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Oklahoma Senate Passes FY2018 Budget

House Speaker Tim Armstead said Wednesday evening's votes, which stood in contrast, demonstrated the need for further negotiations. "I share concerns about the funding in this bill but am more alarmed at the ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Uninsured rise by 23-M under Republican health bill

The CBO and the JCT estimate that enacting the revised legislation would reduce the cumulative federal deficit over the next decade (2017-2026) by $119 billion. "Estimates from the nonpartisan Congressiona...More..