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US senators worry about rush over healthcare bill ahead of release

US senators worry about rush over healthcare bill ahead of release

The Washington Post reports that the Senate bill will take more money from the program. The House passed a bill that even President Donald Trump reportedly described as " mean ". A Reuters/I...

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Missing Maine Kayaker Found Safe

Missing Maine Kayaker Found Safe

Wednesday. "I fell off the kayak", the man says in one mayday recording published by the Coast Guard. Officials said the man was able to swim to Bois Bubert Island where he reportedly rested bef...

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Senate to unveil secret health care bill

The Democrats have criticized the behind-the-scenes meetings, and blocked Senate committees on Wednesday from meeting for over two hours in protest. Trump told a rally in Iowa on Wednesday night tha...

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Senators worry about rush over healthcare bill ahead of release

For the Senate's Obamacare replacement bill, McConnell is allowing just a week of debate. Those include a proposed Medicaid cut of more than $830 billion and a provision that could make it more costly...

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Tropical storm Cindy heads inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

Warnings for areas north and east of the Mississippi River, including metropolitan New Orleans and Lake Pontchartrain, have been canceled. The storm is expected to make landfall near the Louisia...

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Abortion Language May Be Cut From Senate ObamaCare Bill

Abortion Language May Be Cut From Senate ObamaCare Bill

Those subsidies are expected to be linked to recipients' income, a "major improvement" from a healthcare overhaul bill passed in the House of Representatives that tied them exclusively to age, Re...

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Suspect in Placerville killing arrested

The office says it responded to a call of a stabbing in the 300 block of Newtown Road at around 5:15 p.m. There they found an adult woman dead and a child suffering from multiple stab wounds. He is ap...

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Tropical storm Cindy moves inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

Tropical storm Cindy moves inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

The swimmers entered the water even though Panama City Beach was flying double-red flags, warning of unsafe conditions and extremely rough surf. National Guard Major Gen. It had top sustained winds of...

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Trump checks out agriculture tech in Iowa

Trump checks out agriculture tech in Iowa

The president specifically called out Fox News during his hour-plus speech for covering him "fairly" while condemning "the dishonest media corporations who will do anything to get people to watch thei...

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GOP has chance to show us on health bill

GOP has chance to show us on health bill

Those details still are subject to change, particularly because of the strict rules around the process of reconciliation that Senate Republicans hope to use to pass the bill with just 50 votes as op...

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Trump Asked Intel Chiefs to Say There Was No Collusion With Russia

Mike Rogers reportedly talked about their interactions with Trump as being "odd and uncomfortable", CNN reported . The sources gave CNN the first glimpse of what the intelligence chiefs said to M...

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Gunman made no threats to Congress before Virginia shooting

Gunman made no threats to Congress before Virginia shooting

Scalise, who was shot in the hip and was in a critical condition after the shooting , is now in a " fair condition " and is "beginning an extended period of healing and rehabilitation ", MedStar ...

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Missouri boy hit by log in Tropical Storm Cindy surge dies

Missouri boy hit by log in Tropical Storm Cindy surge dies

The warmer weather will also bring higher instability values, and with wind shear in place from the circulation around Cindy, we will introduce a low-end tornado threat into the forecast for Thursday ...

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Here's what's in that secret GOP healthcare bill

Here's what's in that secret GOP healthcare bill

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that a draft of the Senate GOP's health care bill is on its way with a possible vote next week, even though no details have been publicly released. "I...

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Community to mourn Muslim teen attacked near mosque

The memorial was being held for the 16-year-old teen who was killed in an apparent hate crime while coming home during Ramadan. "We must come together to send an opposing message that all people, rega...

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Tropical Storm Cindy: Child Dies On Alabama Coast

Tropical Storm Cindy first made its presence known over the weekend as some of these regions have experienced anywhere from four inches to eight inches of rainfall from Sunday to Wednesday. A Torna...

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White House Pressure on China Grows Over North Korea

White House Pressure on China Grows Over North Korea

The University of Virginia student was accused of trying to steal a propaganda banner while visiting with a tour group and was convicted of subversion. It had long pushed for a resumption of US nego...

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Southwestern Part Of The USA Suffering From Heat Waves Causing Health Hazards

Tuesday's forecast for Phoenix included a high of 120 degrees, and the flights that are affected were to take off between 3 and 6 p.m. MT. "It's important that people continue to keep up their act...

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VSP Issues Amber Alert for Smyth County child

VSP Issues Amber Alert for Smyth County child

The Smyth County Sheriff's Office says 26-year-old Joel Long likely abducted her. The child is believed to be in extreme danger and was last seen at View Drive, Smyth County, Va. "They estimate his he...

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Thunderstorms in the Thursday forecast

Thunderstorms in the Thursday forecast

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. It will set at 9:07:19 p.m. South wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. A cold front will push through the state on Friday , bringing another chance for showers and...

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Senate GOP health bill would reshape Obama law

The gap between what Republicans say their plan will do and what people think it will do further complicates matters for Senate Republicans, who already have been criticized for drafting their bill ...

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Tillerson, Mattis to huddle with Chinese leaders on North Korea

If they are unable to do so, the USA, with its allies, will! This is the first time in recent months after tension between the rogue nation and the USA has escalated over the former's missile and nu...

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Tillerson urges China to put more pressure on N. Korea

Warmbier died on Monday days after being returned from North Korea in a coma after being imprisoned for 17 months. The Young Pioneer Tours agency built up a business attracting young travelers with cu...

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Annual Congressional baseball game brings unity after shooting, Scalise remains hospitalized

Annual Congressional baseball game brings unity after shooting, Scalise remains hospitalized

Rep. Steve Scalise is still in critical condition , but his health is improving, the Congressman's surgeon said two days after Scalise was shot at a practice for the Congressional Baseball Game. Th...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Federal Bureau of Investigation to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Slater said Hodgkinson was running out of money, having marital trouble and grappling with the effects of medication. Hodgkinson, 66, was from Belleville, Illinois, and had volunteered for Bernie ...

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Key Issues to Look for in the Senate Health Care Bill

In addition to Democrats, some Republicans have complained about not seeing the bill too. The bill the GOP hopes is acceptable to their voters, but more importantly, for now they need 51 votes to ge...

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Varadkar to meet European Union leaders at Brussels summit

Varadkar to meet European Union leaders at Brussels summit

The UK appears to have bowed down, and accepted the agenda of the European Union as the long-anticipated talks for Brexit, i.e. Britain's exit from the EU, have finally begun. The vote came as a pro...

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No autopsy for US student detained by North Korea

On Tuesday , Trump said on Twitter that China's efforts to bring a resolution to the North Korea crisis had "not worked out", adding: "At least I know China tried!" South Korean president Moon Ja...

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Trump urges senators to replace 'mean' House healthcare bill

Trump urges senators to replace 'mean' House healthcare bill

Expectations are that senators are considering a number of tweaks to the legislation that passed the House on May 4. Portman, Cruz, Lee and Toomey are all members of Senate Republican's working grou...

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Steve Scalise Making 'Good Progress' After Shooting, Hospital Says

Steve Scalise Making 'Good Progress' After Shooting, Hospital Says

Residents and city officials are determined both to see that the high-profile shooting attack June 14 does not define the community, and to see tonight's Little League games as a milestone in that e...

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Trump using Trump hotel to hold Trump re-election fundraiser

Trump using Trump hotel to hold Trump re-election fundraiser

Trump campaign director Michael Glassner said the hotel - located on property leased to Trump by the General Services Administration, which Trump now ultimately controls as president - is a "premi...

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Louisiana governor declares state of emergency ahead of Cindy

Police said the boy, from Missouri, was near a waterfront condominium on the Alabama coast when he was hit. "People all over the state of Louisiana, not just along the coast, should take it very ser...

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Redskins' chances of retaining nickname improved by Supreme Court ruling

Redskins' chances of retaining nickname improved by Supreme Court ruling

The ruling is a victory for the Asian-American rock band The Slants , which sued after the government rejected its registration to trademark its name. But while The Slants' stand came about from a...

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First Alert Forecast: Classic, humid and warm weather for your day!

High pressure will dominate Thursday , bringing a mostly sunny sky and temps into the low to mid 80s with low humidity-a near flawless summer day! It's been pretty comfortable today with highs in t...

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U.S. shoots down pro-government drone in Syria: Defense Department

It said it does not tolerate what it described as "the demonstrated hostile intent and actions of pro-regime forces" against the coalition forces and its partners in Syria . In a statement issued...

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PALM SPRINGS: It's So Hot, Your Flight May be Canceled

PALM SPRINGS: It's So Hot, Your Flight May be Canceled

States in the southwestern USA, such as Arizona , California , and Nevada are having one of their hottest summers on record. Arizona has been experiencing extreme heat lately, even when compar...

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1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

Red Cross volunteers, supplies and shelters will be in place in Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas, Florida, Tennessee and Georgia as Cindy approaches land. Further west, western Louisiana and south-east T...

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Student loan servicer fights back as states eye protections

Student loan servicer fights back as states eye protections

She added: "He will bring a unique combination of CEO-level operating skills and an in-depth understanding of the needs and issues associated with student loan borrowers and their families". According...

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Travis steps down as UBER CEO amidst increased investor pressure

Travis steps down as UBER CEO amidst increased investor pressure

Uber lost an expensive battle for supremacy in China against Didi Chuxing and had to be satisfied with taking a stake in Didi as a consolation prize. The nature of Uber's business model has always ...

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Trump to host Trump re-election fundraiser at Trump hotel

Trump to host Trump re-election fundraiser at Trump hotel

The June 28 event will take place at Trump International Hotel, and will serve as the first re-election fundraiser for President Trump. For $100,000, guests will be considered part of the "host commit...

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