Judge Finds Defendant Guilty; Manslaughter Law Extending to New Grounds?

Another update in the devastating Michelle Carter case . "This court has found that Carter's actions and failure to act where it was her self-created duty to Roy since she put him in that toxic environment constituted reckless conduct", Moniz sai... More..

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South Carolina governor visiting Myrtle Beach after shooting
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

South Carolina governor visiting Myrtle Beach after shooting

The governor was short on details, however, and did not say how many officers or how much financial support might be sent to the Grand Strand. "There'll be a lot more boots on the ground than there were", he ...More..

Johanna Konta crashes out of Aegon Classic in second round
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Johanna Konta crashes out of Aegon Classic in second round

This was a chastening experience for Konta so close to the start of Wimbledon. "I lost to a player who played better than me on the day". "I was really looking forward to this year at Wimbledon". Spain's Garb...More..

Senate Goal: June Vote to Repeal and Replace Obamacare
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Senate Goal: June Vote to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

That means that in the Senate, Republicans could pass the legislation with just 51 Republican "yes" votes. And one of the criticisms we got over and over again that the vote was partisan. Sen. Shelly Capito, ...More..

Digital Underground member Shock G arrested for drug possession
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Digital Underground member Shock G arrested for drug possession

Veteran rapper Shock G of the group Digital Underground was arrested on June 13 during a traffic stop in Rice Lake, WI. Digital Underground are known for their track " The Humpty Dance ", which catapult...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

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

Laura Halvorson, 33, also a protester, said many of those who participated in the die-in resisted arrest and were then removed by Capitol Police without their wheelchairs - images that attracted significant att...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Senate GOP Releases 'Obamacare' Overhaul, But Not All Aboard

The bill would provide less-generous tax credits to help people buy insurance and let states get waivers to ignore some coverage standards that "Obamacare" requires of insurers. A survey by Willis Towers Watson...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Disabled protesters dragged from healthcare bill protest in Capitol Hill (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

The demonstrators filled the hallway outside the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. The incident occurred after about 60 members of ADAPT , a us disability rights organization with fierc...More..

Obama tears new health care bill on Facebook
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Obama tears new health care bill on Facebook

Rural health clinics don't have to provide services to low-income people. Defunding Planned Parenthood clearly runs afoul of the rule, but Republicans could find a workaround that allows them to keep the pr...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

What's Next on Health Care Draft in Congress

The Senate plan would allow people with no income at all to be eligible for them. Democrats have railed against the secretive drafting process and vowed an all-out fight to stop the measure. "McConnell has a ...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Government health insurance markets holding up, barely

The Senate is weighing a new plan and may vote on it next week. Give people less financial assistance to purchase coverage , potentially putting adequate health care coverage financially out of reach for the...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Mourners remember USA student held prisoner by North Korea

He will be buried at a nonsectarian cemetery. Otto Warmbier was in a coma when he was released , and died less than a week after returning home. Lakshmi Sammarco said in a news release her office receive...More..

White population grows least as US becomes more diverse, Census says
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

White population grows least as US becomes more diverse, Census says

Pedestrians walk through Rockefeller Center in New York City. Over a course of 16 years, the country's estimated median age rose by nearly three years, from 35.3 years in 2000 to 37.9 in 2016. Every state saw...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

76ers take Fultz, Lakers Ball in NBA draft

LSU didn't reach the NCAA Tournament in Simmons' lone year in Baton Rouge before becoming the top pick by the Sixers last year, and Washington finished 9-22 this season with Fultz. Passes. Shoots. Shoots fr...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Senate GOP health bill: Tax cuts for rich

Later Thursday, Trump tweeted that he was "very supportive" of the legislation, and that he looked forward to "making it really special". "The president said the House bill was mean ", said Senate Demo...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Four GOP Senators Are Vowing To Oppose The Newly Revealed Healthcare Bill

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is hoping to push the measure through the Senate next week. "Now, because of the way Obamacare is designed, Iowans face tremendous uncertainty and anxiety about even having...More..

GOP Holds On in High-Profile Special Election in Georgia
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

GOP Holds On in High-Profile Special Election in Georgia

Kathleen Rice told CNN's Chris Cuomo on "New Day" Thursday. She has beat back all comers, including last fall, when Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan of OH ran against her. Rep. Nancy Pelosi in front of Capitol on...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

The system is moving north at 12 miles per hour, with winds at 40 miles per hour, according to a National Hurricane Center advisory. Cindy forced some storm-hardy southerners riding out the first tropical sys...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Senate health care bill is unconsicionable

Still, the similarities to Obamacare will likely infuriate conservatives such as Kentucky Senator Rand Paul , who decried the House version as " Obamacare Lite ". Senators were briefed on the bill's detai...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Faso-Collins Amendment Retained In Senate Health Care Bill

Second, both bills prohibit the individual tax subsidies mentioned above from paying for insurance plans that cover abortion procedures (whether the insured gets the procedure or not). I wouldn't be sur...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

McCain Concerned Over Medicaid Cuts In Draft Of Senate Health Care Bill

The legislative outline, which Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's team wrote largely behind closed doors, hews closely to the Obamacare repeal bill passed last month by House Republicans , th...More..

Gunman who shot USA politician Steve Scalise acted alone, says Federal Bureau of Investigation
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Gunman who shot USA politician Steve Scalise acted alone, says Federal Bureau of Investigation

Investigators found more than 200 rounds of ammunition in the storage unit, as well as a laptop, a receipt for the rifle purchase and additional rifle components. Jack Sava, the hospital's director of trauma, S...More..

Jury finds Milwaukee officer not guilty in fatal shooting of Sylville Smith
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Jury finds Milwaukee officer not guilty in fatal shooting of Sylville Smith

Smith . PITROF: Well, first of all, the district attorney, he - when he charged the former officer with first-degree reckless homicide , he said that it wasn't that first shot that was in dispute. Police b...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

GOP, Paul opposition imperil Senate health care bill

The Senate bill would also reduce subsidies now provided to help people without workplace coverage get private health insurance, said Caroline Pearson, a senior vice president of the health care consulting firm...More..

Congressional shooter carried list of Republican lawmakers
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Congressional shooter carried list of Republican lawmakers

Rep. Scalise was rushed to hospital in critical condition - which has since been upgraded to "fair" - and five others were left with injuries, including Griner. Scalise was the most seriously injured in t...More..