White House aims to speed U.S. drone, wireless technologies

President Donald Trump and White House aides are breaking federal law by using encrypted messaging apps that keep their conversations off the public record, a federal lawsuit alleged Thursday. The gathering was the foremost event for a technology... More..

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Trump signals willing to work with Republicans on healthcare bill

The Republican health-care plans propose giving states more power to manage their Medicaid programs, instead of policy being set in Washington , Smith said. Sens. Dean Heller of Nevada, facing a competitive ...More..

Obama: 'Fundamental Meanness At The Core' Of GOP Health Care Bills
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Obama: 'Fundamental Meanness At The Core' Of GOP Health Care Bills

The nation's largest hospital associations united in rejecting the Senate's proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act , and urged lawmakers to "hit reset" and "go back to the drawing board". "Th...More..

Barack Obama attacks the 'fundamental meanness' of Republican healthcare plan
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Barack Obama attacks the 'fundamental meanness' of Republican healthcare plan

According to the former Head of State, he expects senators to wonder themselves what will happen to U.S. citizens´ addition to Opioids and who suddenly lose their cover, or to pregnant women , disabled childr...More..

McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill

The Senate bill would repeal the tax in 2018 - a year later than the House bill. It also sets up a new waiver process to allow states to scrap requirements that plans cover certain essential health benefits-mea...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Trump Says He Does Not Have, 'Did Not Make' Tapes of Comey

Lawmakers investigating allegations of Russian interference in the USA election had asked the White House for any such recordings. Q: When will you tell us about the recordings? This President's announcem...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

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

Tropical Storm Cindy is now a tropical depression . The storm had top sustained winds of 40 miles per hour at landfall . Cindy is expected to dump 3 to 6 inches (7.5 to 15 cm) of rain as it heads north...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Trump proclaims executive order to assist apprenticeships

President Donald Trump , Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, third from left, Ivanka Trump , the daughter of President Donald Trump , second from right, and Wisconsin Gov. We operate the industry's largest tra...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Michael Bloomberg Pledges $15M To Help UN With Climate Change

When G7 leaders met in Sicily last month, they publicly recognised that the United States was isolated on the climate issue, with the other six member countries vowing to continue promoting green technology and...More..

Chief: Police testing for sex assault of slain Virginia teen
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Chief: Police testing for sex assault of slain Virginia teen

The 17-year-old Reston girl was beaten to death early Sunday morning after an apparent road-rage altercation along Dranesville Road near the All Dulles Area Muslim Society center where she and other teens were ...More..

Federal government to lift endangered species protections for Yellowstone grizzly bears
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Federal government to lift endangered species protections for Yellowstone grizzly bears

Grizzly bears native to Yellowstone National Park and the surrounding area are being removed from the endangered species list , the USA government said Thursday, calling efforts to replenish the pop...More..

NM senators decry health care proposal
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

NM senators decry health care proposal

President Trump tweeted Thursday evening that he is "very supportive" of the Senate healthcare bill that repeals and replaces key ObamaCare provisions, while reaffirming his willingness to "negotiate". Sen...More..

Milwaukee Jury Acquits Ex-Cop in Police Shooting Case
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Milwaukee Jury Acquits Ex-Cop in Police Shooting Case

Heaggan-Brown shot Smith twice on August 13 after a routine traffic stop. Heaggan-Brown has since been fired from Milwaukee PD in an unrelated sexual assault case. Milwaukee County District Attorney John ...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Utah Senators Split On Republican Health Bill

Obama termed the GOP leadership's bill "a massive transfer of wealth from middle-class and poor families to the richest people in America", and called on Americans to push back against congressional Republica...More..

Rubio a maybe, Nelson a no on Republican health care bill
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Rubio a maybe, Nelson a no on Republican health care bill

It uses a budget gimmick to comply with Senate rules against adding to the federal government's long-term debt. Unless the state steps in with substantially more funding - possibly $30 billion or more by 20...More..

Sunshine with isolated afternoon storms today
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Sunshine with isolated afternoon storms today

Starting off this morning mild and muggy, with temperatures in the upper 60s and low 70s. Tropical Depression Cindy continues to weaken. Better chances for rain should return on Monday and into early next...More..

Pit bull mauls 2 kids strapped in minivan car seats
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Pit bull mauls 2 kids strapped in minivan car seats

Their mother was able to pry the dog off them with help from several other people. According to neighbors who witnessed the violent attack, the pit bull managed to escape from its yard by breaking through a f...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Police Just Dragged Protesters In Wheelchairs Out Of Mitch McConnell's Office

But some Republican senators, as well as all the Senate's Democrats , have complained about McConnell's proposal , the secrecy with which he drafted it and the speed with which he'd like to whisk it to ...More..

Burns accompany Southwest heat wave
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Burns accompany Southwest heat wave

Fire officials in Arizona said the extreme heat could cause more fires to pick up. The two fatalities, the first recorded in the three-day heat wave, took place on Monday in Santa Clara County, south of Sa...More..

That Special Election in Georgia
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

That Special Election in Georgia

Lawmakers are also bemoaning a weak Democratic bench of candidates nationally, and demanding a better strategy for success and a new and stronger economic message that differentiates them more clearly from th...More..

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

Announcing the change in classification, Interior Secretary Ryan Zink said: "This achievement stands as one of America's great conservation successes". "The ongoing recovery of Yellowstone grizzly bears ...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

76ers put future of The Process in No. 1 pick Fultz's hands

The Kings' first pick at number five was guard De'Aaron Fox of Kentucky and they selected Zach Collins of Gonzaga at No. 10 with the pick obtained from New Orleans for DeMarcus Cousins . The Celtics ...More..

Donald Trump sued over global business ties
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Donald Trump sued over global business ties

Attorney General Karl Racine said at a Monday press conference. The attorney generals of Maryland and Washington , D.C. claim that President Donald Trump has violated the constitution by not sheddi...More..

Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

On Wednesday, the Elmore Sports group announced that it was moving its Texas League, Double-A baseball franchise from San Antonio to Amarillo and that San Antonio will be advancing to play Triple-A Baseba...More..

Alexandria shooting more 'spontaneous' than planned, Federal Bureau of Investigation says
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Alexandria shooting more 'spontaneous' than planned, Federal Bureau of Investigation says

Additionally, Slater said , Hodgkinson did not appear to have had specific targets or "an agenda to actually follow through on these six individuals". In a witness interview, a family member of Hodgkinson rep...More..