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Reform Movement Decries Senate Republicans' Health Care Bill

Reform Movement Decries Senate Republicans' Health Care Bill

The Senate bill , released Thursday, proposes to roll back Medicaid expansion in an attempt to replace Obamacare . It would be wiser to leave some of those taxes in place to reduce health c...

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Milwaukee jury clears ex-cop in black man's death

Milwaukee jury clears ex-cop in black man's death

P.O. Heaggan-Brown is observed standing a short distance from Smith with his weapon pointed down at Smith when Heaggan-Brown discharges a second shot from his weapon at what appears to be Smith's ...

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Social Reaction: Suns Take Josh Jackson

It's safe to say he was excited about the news, though - especially as he strolled past none other than Jackson on his way to meet Silver. "Pay for bills and utilities and take that burden off their s...

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Supreme Court limits ability to strip citizenship

Supreme Court limits ability to strip citizenship

Maslenjak was convicted by a jury that was told even an inconsequential lie was enough for a guilty verdict. U.S. Code §14259 (a ) states that a naturalized immigrant can be sent to prison and pot...

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50 years after Loving, 1 in 6 new couples are racially mixed

Now there are more than 2,500 official state markers, most maintained by the Virginia Department of Transportation, as well as by local partners in jurisdictions outside of VDOT's authority such as ...

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Defense will seek to secure Dassey release

Defense will seek to secure Dassey release

One judge on the panel dissented, saying that while there were some "factors" supporting the view that the confession was not voluntary, others support the view that "overall, the confession was volun...

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76ers make Markelle Fultz top pick in National Basketball Association draft

The NBA just got a Finnisher. Among the players high on Ainges' board, per a report from the Boston Herald's Mark Murphy: Duke wing Jayson Tatum , and Kansas wing Josh Jackson . 1 pick for the secon...

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Obama Rips Senate Obamacare Replacement as 'Not a Health Care Bill'

But Senate Republicans propose cutting far more - roughly $1 billion more . "The president is pleased the process [is] moving forward swiftly in Congress and he looks forward to seeing a finalize...

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2 firefighters hurt battling southwest Utah blaze

Firefighting costs could rise to more than $1 million, said Jason Curry of the Utah Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands. There's no timeline to lift the measures. Forest Service spokeswoman Ci...

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Four GOP senators to oppose current Republican health care bill

Four GOP senators to oppose current Republican health care bill

Four Republican Senators say they're not ready to vote for the GOP healthcare bill, putting the measure in jeopardy. "This is a bill created to strip away health care benefits and protections from...

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What GOP Opposition To Senate Health Care Bill Means For Its Passage

What GOP Opposition To Senate Health Care Bill Means For Its Passage

They didn't say why it was not included in the Thursday draft, but it could be because they suspect it will breach Senate rules. The bill also prohibits people from using tax credits to purchase...

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West Virginia governor approves expanded road repairs, taxes

West Virginia governor approves expanded road repairs, taxes

He said state workers and retirees already face too much uncertainty to make them deal with a government shutdown that might have followed a veto. It also won't help the struggling coal industry, or...

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Alabama warns of floating fire ants in floods

Entergy Corp., the biggest power company in the Gulf Coast area, said about 4,200 of its 2.9 million customers in Arkansas, Louisiana , Mississippi and Texas were without power Thursday morning. ...

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Capitol police arrest proposed Medicaid cuts protesters outside Mitch McConnell's office

Collins said she supports the legislation's subsidy structure because Americans making below $12,000 a year who now do not qualify for Medicaid in non-expansion states would be eligible for tax c...

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Were Analysts Bullish Penn National Gaming, Inc (NASDAQ:PENN) This Week?

A-R-T- Advisors Llc sold 3,600 shares as Celgene Corp (CELG)'s stock declined 3.49%. In looking at volatility levels, the shares saw weekly volatility of 5.02% and 4.25% over the past month. 17,649 ar...

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Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice Seems To Have Been Spontaneous, FBI Says

Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice Seems To Have Been Spontaneous, FBI Says

Several other people were also injured in Wednesday's shooting before Scalise's security detail and other police officers gunned down the assailant, who later died. Medstar Washington Hospital...

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Americans Overwhelmingly Disapprove of House Health Care Plan, Poll Says

The Senate bill also proposes eliminating many ACA taxes , and the employer penalties associated with the employer and individual mandates would be repealed retroactively, dating to the start of 20...

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US officials lift Yellowstone-region grizzly bear protection

US officials lift Yellowstone-region grizzly bear protection

Interior Secretary Zinke. As I said, we tried to delist in 2007. Population studies show grizzly bears have more than doubled their range since the mid-1970s, occupying more than 22,500 square mil...

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Ohio Health Insurance CEO Raises Concerns Over Senate GOP Bill

Ohio Health Insurance CEO Raises Concerns Over Senate GOP Bill

Senate Republicans had been briefed on the plan earlier Thursday. The GOP can afford to lose no more than three Republican votes, or else the bill would face certain defeat. that will cause families ...

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Police Haul Off Protesters, Some With Disabilities, From Mitch McConnell's Office

Members of a group with disabilities were protesting the proposed GOP health care plan that was unveiled today. Jordan Uhl, editor of The Opposition, tweeted: "Capitol Police arresting protest...

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Do Trump & Comey Tapes Exist? The President Claims He Doesn't Have Any

While testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8 about his conversations with Trump and whether he was aware of any tapes that the president mentioned, Comey said , " Lordy, I ...

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Airport board bans pot, despite approval by voters

Airport board bans pot, despite approval by voters

On Wednesday afternoon, the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority chose to lift its restrictions on ride share companies like Uber and Lyft, while placing on an all out ban on marijuana, including posses...

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Two Democratic AGs to sue Trump for foreign payments to his businesses

US President Donald Trump faces a fresh legal battle as two attorneys general are reportedly suing him over claims he breached anti-corruption clauses of the Constitution. NORTHAM: The White Ho...

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'Laughing My #Ossoff': Twitter Reax To Tuesday's GOP Victories

'Laughing My #Ossoff': Twitter Reax To Tuesday's GOP Victories

All three have angered CREDO by engaging in preliminary discussion with Republicans in May, and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has criticized his counterparts for holding their discussions in ...

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Burglar loses trousers, falls on face in escape attempt

Burglar loses trousers, falls on face in escape attempt

The theft was reported shortly before 4:30 a.m.at a home in the Olympia community near Forest Hill Boulevard and U.S. Highway 441. Footage released by deputies shows a pair of thieves targeting a spor...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders: 'Democratic brand is pretty bad'

Turning to Democratic losses in two special House races Tuesday, Sanders said , while the districts in SC and Georgia were heavily Republican , " Democrats did much better than was the case in the ...

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Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell hopes to push it through his chamber next week but solid Democratic opposition - and complaints from at least six Republicans - have left its fate unclear. "Thou...

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GOP Health Bill Would Deliver Tax Breaks to Wealthiest

The deadline for filing plans was Wednesday. All those who retired after I did are not allowed to take the health insurance with them because of the Cadillac tax Obamacare placed on their plans. T...

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Heat wave likely to peak Thursday with cooler weather coming

Heat wave likely to peak Thursday with cooler weather coming

And while the current heat wave may be the result of a high pressure system, scientists say it is also part of an overall global warming trend. Santa Clara County is forecast to get high tempe...

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Vincent 'Announces' Fear the Future Tour

Vincent 'Announces' Fear the Future Tour

The prolific Atlanta MC has released two studio albums this year: " FUTURE ", which came out in February, and " HNDRXX ", which dropped a week later. The back-to-back albums earned Future two No. T...

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South Carolina governor visiting Myrtle Beach after shooting

South Carolina governor visiting Myrtle Beach after shooting

Though the city saw spikes of violence on Easter weekend this year and took similar steps after shootings during the 2014 Memorial Day weekend, McMaster called the past week's shootings an "aberration...

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Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanized

Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanized

The children's mother immediately began trying to pull the rampaging pit bull off of her children , but was unable to stop the mauling. The 2-year-old child was expected to be discharged from the h...

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Oakland officials renew pledge to improve police department

Oakland officials renew pledge to improve police department

Investigator Ed Swanson in documents filed in court Wednesday puts much of the blame on former Police Chief Sean Whent but also singles out Mayor Libby Schaaf for failing to monitor the case after she...

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FBI says gunman who shot congressman acted alone

FBI says gunman who shot congressman acted alone

They did not detail the names. The night before the shooting , Hodgkinson looked up driving directions from Alexandria back to his home in Belleville and also did a Google search for the "2017 R...

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Thwart sneak attack on health care

Thwart sneak attack on health care

According to the Senate's calendar , the only item they voted on was a bill on policy toward Iran. The Senate's next week-long recess begins at the start of July. But she added: "I'm not saying I su...

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76ers, Celtics fans set to pack arena for draft

After that comes the Los Angeles Lakers . Then the intrigue starts. Washington's Markelle Fultz , right, poses for a photo with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected by the Philadel...

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US Senate Unveils Health Care Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has been pressing for a vote on the Senate health care bill to occur before July 4, but with the text of the bill having just been released Thursday mo...

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Disability advocates arrested during health care protest at McConnell's office

Activists in wheelchairs protesting the Senate's newly-released health care bill were arrested and dragged from outside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office on Thursday. Numerous proteste...

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Hawks Draft Wake Forest's Collins At No. 19 In NBA Draft

Hawks Draft Wake Forest's Collins At No. 19 In NBA Draft

With his 19.2 points per game, Collins dominated in the paint with his 62.2 percent from the field and 74.5 percent from the line for Wake Forest. The Hawks were impressed with his rebounding and in...

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Obama blasts Senate health plan for its

Obama blasts Senate health plan for its "fundamental meanness"

The White House and Republican-led Congress now have their sights set on defunding health providers that offer abortion services. It is unclear how affected NY would be, as the Senate health bi...

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