Miss USA clarifies: Healthcare 'should be a right'

McCullough and two other finalists were also asked later to explain the term feminist and if they consider themselves one. "I'm definitely going to say it's a privilege ", she replied. Hopefully, when McCullough is making her press rounds she ... More..

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Republican apologises to Guardian reporter after winning US House race

Page has denied any involvement in Russian attempts to influence the election. He said that at the time he was thinking of "this Russia thing" when he dismissed Comey as head of the country's top law enforc...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Gianforte wins Montana House seat one day after body-slamming reporter

Gianforte's weaknesses were most apparent Wednesday night when he was charged with misdemeanor assault for throwing a reporter to the ground. Apparently many Montana voters approve of liberals being body ...More..

The Coast Guard reminds boaters to stay safe during Memorial Day weekend
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

The Coast Guard reminds boaters to stay safe during Memorial Day weekend

This year there has already been seven deaths on Tennessee waters. The fatal accident happened when a young boy riding on the front of a rented pontoon boat near Ocean City fell overboard and was swept into the...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Democrats & Republicans Spar over New Budget Report on Health Care

The bill will now move on to the Senate, and should it pass that chamber, it will not look like this current AHCA version. Premium prices would rise across the board for lower-income pre-retirees under the h...More..

New Orleans Wednesday weather: Mostly cloudy then sunny
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

New Orleans Wednesday weather: Mostly cloudy then sunny

Tonight , expect mostly clear skies, with a low of 48 and a north northwest wind of 5 to 7 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening, according to the weather service. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. ...More..

About half of America will be grilling this weekend — Survey says
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

About half of America will be grilling this weekend — Survey says

He said more families will be hitting the road for early summer vacations this year. "Buckle up, put the phone down, and please do the right thing when you see lights of any color on the roadside -Move Over o...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Kushner Under FBI Investigation in Russia Probe

There are conflicting reports that Kushner and his wife Ivanka Trump wanted Flynn as national security adviser.Kushner has also acknowledged meeting during the transition with Russian Ambassador and separatel...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Dems use budget office report to attack GOP health bill

But the AHCA will kick millions of people off of their insurance plans , and by 2026, an estimated 51 million Americans won't have health insurance . The House bill would relax numerous Obama statute's cons...More..

US SPENDING: Battle has only begun
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

US SPENDING: Battle has only begun

Congress must act to increase the debt limit to avert a first-ever, economy-rattling default on US obligations like bond payments. "If states get fewer dollars from the federal government, there are only so ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Supreme Court rules North Carolina congressional districts racially gerrymandered

A quarter of a century ago it was conservatives who challenged the redistricting plan in North Carolina and elsewhere, arguing successfully that race played an unconstitutionally large role in drawing district ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Republican Gianforte Wins Montana House Seat, Apologizes After Assault Charge

Gianforte showed lukewarm support for Trump during his unsuccessful run for governor in Montana last fall but did an about-face and turned into an ebullient Trump supporter after he started campaigning for th...More..

Collins uses CBO score to rip House healthcare bill
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Collins uses CBO score to rip House healthcare bill

Tom MacArthur (R-NJ) negotiated with House Freedom Caucus Chair Mark Meadows (R-NC) could worsen insurance options for about one-sixth of the USA population, especially those who need more coverage, according...More..

Trump son-in-law undergoes scrutiny
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Trump son-in-law undergoes scrutiny

VneshEconomBank claims that the December meeting between Gorkov and Kushner was with Kushner acting on the behalf of "Kushner Companies", not as a representative of Trump . Even though Russian Federation ha...More..

Michigan sports doctor back in court on assault allegations
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Michigan sports doctor back in court on assault allegations

The girl, who was 11 at the time, said she didn't object when Dr. Larry Nassar penetrated her with his fingers because she was embarrassed and thought it might be a legitimate procedure. Cross examination of ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Sinclair owned station in Montana won't air recording of Gianforte assault

Scott Sales, the Republican president of Montana's state senate, unsuccessfully vied against Gianforte for his party's congressional nomination. Late Wednesday, authorities charged Gianforte with misdemean...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Trump's Proposal: The Budget of Those Who Pay

Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer said the budget cuts $206 billion in infrastructure spending across several Cabinet departments , including $96 billion in planned highway trust fund spending. Trump's ...More..

Man arrested with guns at Phoenix Comicon booked for attempted murder
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Man arrested with guns at Phoenix Comicon booked for attempted murder

Comic book and science fiction fans are fervently complaining about the Phoenix Comicon organizers' sudden ban on costume prop weapons. Phoenix Comicon has also implemented other additional security measu...More..

Texas Legislature Relaxes City Based Restrictions On Uber And Lyft
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Texas Legislature Relaxes City Based Restrictions On Uber And Lyft

The two ride-sharing services are expected to restart operations in Austin on Monday, according to Engadget . Uber and Lyft claimed that the check was too onerous and should be reserved for security sensitive ...More..

Rouhani's hardest challenge may be Iran's hopes — AP Analysis
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Rouhani's hardest challenge may be Iran's hopes — AP Analysis

That was clear from the throngs of chanting, clapping and dancing supporters who poured into Tehran's streets to celebrate his victory. "I hope it can settle so that we can have a better judgement about those...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Spymaster silent on Trump pressure to deny Russia proof

Soon after Trump unceremoniously kicked out FBI chief James Comey , former FBI director Robert Mueller has been brought in as special counsel to lead the Department of Justice's investigation into Russi...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Mississippi Republican Thinks Lawmakers 'Should Be Lynched' For Removing Confederate Statues

A MS state lawmaker who called for the lynching of Louisiana officials for removing pro-slavery era monuments apologized on Monday after his comments sparked a firestorm of criticism. Rep. Chris Bell reacte...More..

Severe storms and tornadoes possible in nation's midsection
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Severe storms and tornadoes possible in nation's midsection

Damage from a tornado that struck Elk Grove, Okla., on Tue., May 16, 2017. Forecasters say storms could bring significant and "intense" tornadoes to the Southern Plains Thursday afternoon and night, and at mi...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Jared Kushner marked by FBI as having 'significant information' in Russian Federation investigation

Kushner now serves as an influential White House adviser and in December he reportedly held meetings with the Russian ambassador and a banker from Moscow . "President Donald Trump remains mired in terrible m...More..

Clippers concerned about Chris Paul leaving to sign with Spurs
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Clippers concerned about Chris Paul leaving to sign with Spurs

Popovich needs a lot of things to fall his way in order to have a realistic shot at uprooting Paul from Los Angeles. The Timberwolves reportedly want to reunite head coach Tom Thibodeau with his former player...More..

Budget Approved; Sent to Governor
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Budget Approved; Sent to Governor

They found most of the money but agencies still received a cut. The House passed next year's spending plan and the cigarette fee following bitter and contentious debates in which some Republicans joined the c...More..

'Bad neighbor' unplugs bounce house at girl's birthday party
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

'Bad neighbor' unplugs bounce house at girl's birthday party

The video shows children enjoying themselves in the bounce house, celebrating the one-year-old's birthday, when suddenly, the bounce house begins to lose air. Frank Sabol said. "But it didn't". The bounce hou...More..

Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court

Kohlhepp later confessed to seven murders within seven months. Kohlhepp admitted killing four people at a motorcycle shop in 2003 after becoming enraged by something the shop owner said. "He hates you with hi...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Memorial Day weekend weather in NYC will be mostly rainy, forecasters say

A few scattered thunderstorms are possible on Memorial Day with daytime high temperatures around 70 degrees. Highs this afternoon will end up in the upper 80s to around 90 degrees. Chance of precipitation is ...More..

Man charged with killing 2 Texas women in April
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Man charged with killing 2 Texas women in April

Fort Worth PD Detective Sullivan interviewed Kimbro on April 14, the day Getrum's missing person investigation was conducted. According to an affidavit, her cause of death was "homicidal violence including bl...More..