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Stirpe: All New Yorkers deserve affordable and quality health care

Stirpe: All New Yorkers deserve affordable and quality health care

It's a reference to the Republican-run U.S. House's proposed repeal and replacement of the Obama administration's health care policy. The bill's sponsor, Manhattan Democrat Richard Gottfried, said H...

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Russian officials bragged they could use Michael Flynn to influence Trump

Russian officials bragged they could use Michael Flynn to influence Trump

Trump ignored Obama's warning and hired Flynn as his national security adviser anyway, but it didn't take long until it became obvious that it was not such a good idea. US media often present Russian ...

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Trump's team 'was warned Russians could blackmail' Michael Flynn

Trump's team 'was warned Russians could blackmail' Michael Flynn

Trump against hiring Flynn. Meanwhile, the U.S. administration fiercely denied Trump's contested travel ban deliberately single out Muslims during an appeals court hearing Monday - despite the presi...

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Scott Disick's Home Burglarized While He's Out Partying In Vegas

Scott Disick's Home Burglarized While He's Out Partying In Vegas

They hung out with friends and a host of handsome women in Scott's VIP poolside cabana. Brody wore a Hawaiian shirt and cut down denim shorts as he mixed and mingled with the bevy of beauty. Scott D...

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Health care for all is a human right

Health care for all is a human right

The Trump administration has reportedly told Congress that it will continue the subsidies through May, but it is not clear what will happen after that. It accounts for 17.8 percent of GDP. That'...

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N. Korea Fires Ballistic Missile, NSC Meeting Convened

N. Korea Fires Ballistic Missile, NSC Meeting Convened

Trump has called for an immediate halt to North Korea's missile and nuclear tests and U.S. Disarmament Ambassador Robert Wood said on Tuesday that China's leverage was key and Beijing could do more. A...

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Hong Kong's Cathay lays off 600 as it faces rising pressure

Hong Kong's Cathay lays off 600 as it faces rising pressure

The airline, which employs 16,500 workers in Hong Kong , said most of the layoffs will be completed by the year's end. Cathay Pacific said it will also restructure its cargo department by removin...

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Democrats seek impeachment of President Trump

Democrats seek impeachment of President Trump

But unless Washington has changed for the better (now there's a long shot wager for you) their concern is mostly for their own future. The former president believing that appeasing the Iranians was ...

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Devastating tornadoes tear through Wisconsin and Oklahoma

Devastating tornadoes tear through Wisconsin and Oklahoma

Wednesday, with the first Quad-Cities report coming from Davenport about 3:40 p.m., when a spotter reported tree damage in Vander Veer Park. Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer told reporters at the scene la...

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Comey agrees to testify in Senate

Hours before the committee announced Comey would testify, a new report said Trump told Russian diplomats that Comey's firing alleviated "great pressure " brought on by the probe. Trump acknowledg...

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Trump meeting with Arab leaders ahead of major speech

And that is a choice America can not make for you. "You can only unlock this future if the citizens of the Middle East are freed from extremism", he said. He criticized President Barack Obama for no...

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White House prepares to battle possible 'impeachment'

White House prepares to battle possible 'impeachment'

At the same time , the Washington Post reported Trump revealed top secret information to Russian Federation during a White House meeting. As White House lawyers begin researching impeachment pr...

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Trump calls for international isolation of Iran

Drive them out of your places of worship". He added that the USA was prepared to stand with those leaders in the fight against extremists, but that those countries should take the lead, urging them ...

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Sanders Supporters Angered By Election Of California Democratic Party Chair

Sanders Supporters Angered By Election Of California Democratic Party Chair

Bernie Sanders aren't ready to give up after their favored candidate came tantalizingly close but fell short of taking control of the California Democratic Party. "Regardless of the outcome of today's...

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Graduates walk out on Pence at Notre Dame commencement

When the vice president began his speech, dozens of graduates and family members walked out . A co-organizer of the protest , Luis Miranda, told CNN that he and his fellow students believe Pen...

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White House lawyers research impeachment

White House lawyers research impeachment

CLIP: @RepAlGreen : "I rise today.to call for the impeachment of the President of the United States of America for obstruction of justice". "You ain't going to impeach nobody". Clinton was impeache...

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White House lawyers researching impeachment

White House lawyers researching impeachment

President Donald Trump shares a laugh with (clockwise from left) Ms.Seema Verma, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Secretary Tom Price, U.S. Earlier this week, close adv...

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'Nothing more pathetic …' Trump's commencement address has message for Comey, critics

'Nothing more pathetic …' Trump's commencement address has message for Comey, critics

Dayna Carter of Frederick, Md., who graduated with a master's degree in business, chose not to go to Trump's speech , but said she would attend the ceremony for the School of Business later. The univ...

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Near-flawless Lexi Thompson wins wire-to-wire at Kingsmill

Near-flawless Lexi Thompson wins wire-to-wire at Kingsmill

Thompson's performance was reminiscent of Secretariat's in the 1973 Belmont. She began the final round with a three-shot lead. She wasn't caught because she wouldn't be caught. "Every time I tee it...

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Texas Revives 'Bathroom Bill,' But Only for Public Schools

Texas Revives 'Bathroom Bill,' But Only for Public Schools

The bill breezing through the Legislature marks a busy week and month involving legislation backed by the Republican state senator. It needs one more vote to make it official. They passed a number of ...

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Racial slurs hurled at lawmaker after calling for Trump's impeachment

Green said at a town hall on Saturday that he received threatening voicemails after calling for Trump's impeachment , according to a report by the Houston Chronicle, which included recordings of th...

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Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness

Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness

He was there, but it wasn't like he was dragging Johnny there, actually. Unlike in the Kentucky Derby, when he stalked leader State of Honor from second, this time Always Dreaming was first. Classic...

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All This Impeachment Talk Is Pure Trump Derangement Syndrome

All This Impeachment Talk Is Pure Trump Derangement Syndrome

We are now talking about impeachment. Patricia Sullivan asked Green what the public can do to support Trump's impeachment. A memo reportedly penned by Comey after a February meeting with Trump suggest...

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US, Europe discuss new laptop ban on flights

US, Europe discuss new laptop ban on flights

However, the industry argues that such an expansion would cost travelers more than $1 billion annually because of lost productivity, among other reasons, and do little to improve safety. A bomb that b...

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Trump denies he asked Comey for loyalty, threatens to cancel press briefings

Trump denies he asked Comey for loyalty, threatens to cancel press briefings

Trump said in a string of Twitter posts on Friday. As has happened on previous occasions since Trump took office, different versions rapidly circulated of an event - in this case phone conversations...

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Roger Ailes, Former Fox News CEO, Dies At 77

Roger Ailes, Former Fox News CEO, Dies At 77

Ailes had a storied career in television and politics. Ailes denied the sexual harassment allegations but was forced to resign in the wake of the lawsuits. "Today, America lost one of its great ...

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DHS hopeful Clarke denies plagiarism in master's thesis

DHS hopeful Clarke denies plagiarism in master's thesis

Clarke appeared to have lifted lines from such diverse sources as the 9/11 Commission Report , a 2013 Washington Post article, and George W. Bush's book Decision Points. A vocal Trump advocate sinc...

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Trump says he's 'very close' to naming a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Trump says he's 'very close' to naming a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Asked point-blank if he'd done anything that might merit prosecution or even impeachment, he said no and then added concerning the allegations and questions that have mounted as he nears the four-mont...

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Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms continue this weekend

Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms continue this weekend

The severe weather threat is rather low for us at this time, but we can not rule out an isolated storm or two containing some strong winds or small hail. The first upper-level disturbance that pivoted...

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Donald Trump is in 'impeachment territory,' former Nixon adviser says

No, not that Al Green. Public Policy Polling (PPP) was the private firm responsible for carrying out Tuesday's national survey which asked how voters stood on the issue of Donald Trump's impeachme...

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Fired FBI chief Comey to testify publicly in Congress

A date of this open hearing would be scheduled after the Memorial Day, the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence said yesterday. The New York Times reported that Trump told Russian Foreign Min...

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Former FBI Director James Comey Will Testify In Open Session

The open hearing will be held after Memorial Day, North Carolina Sen. Comey reportedly maintained a paper trail to document what he viewed as improper attempts by the White House to influence his in...

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Trump, White House officials bounce along to Saudi sword dance

The Washington Post reported a high-ranking White House aide was a "person of interest" in the probe. Separately, Comey agreed to testify at an upcoming, open hearing of the Senate intelligence co...

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Rosenstein Defends Memo Condemning Comey Before Trump Fired Him

Former FBI Director James Comey was "disgusted" by a hug the President Trump tried to coax out of him, a friend of the ousted official told PBS "NewsHour." "Notwithstanding my personal affection f...

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US sanctions Iran officials, Chinese network over missile program

As president, he has altered his position, insisting he is still studying the accord and hasn't made a final decision. The U.S.is reviewing whether to continue honoring what President Donald Trump has...

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Jason Chaffetz: Special Counsel Was Not Needed in Russia Probe

Chaffetz said last month he wouldn't run for re-election. A possible replacement for Mr. Chaffetz on the committee is Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) a former prosecutor who chaired the special Benghazi in...

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AT&T Byron Nelson 2017: James Hahn Holds Narrow Lead After Third Round

AT&T Byron Nelson 2017: James Hahn Holds Narrow Lead After Third Round

The Cottonwood Valley course with a Texas-shaped first green was where Garcia shot that memorable 62. "I had a great conversation with my caddy on nearly every hole trying to leave ourselves the bes...

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House Intel Dem: If Trump Recorded Talks With Comey, 'Congress Should Subpoena'

House Intel Dem: If Trump Recorded Talks With Comey, 'Congress Should Subpoena'

Mr Flynn was forced to resign in February for failing to disclose the content of his talks with Sergei Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the U.S., and misleading Vice-president Mike Pence about the conv...

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Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

Trump's apparent confirmation of reports he shared classified intelligence about terrorism with Russian diplomats. "President Trump is not above the law", Green stated in a press release on his we...

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Trump to offer exclusive contract to service US student loans

Trump to offer exclusive contract to service US student loans

In fact, he vowed, he'd eliminate Common Core - which actually would amount to improper interference on its own because states have the right to set their own curriculum standards. "So I know how impo...

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