Senate Health Care Bill: 5th Republican Senator Comes Out Against GOP Plan

Paul, Lee, Cruz, and Johnson made it abundantly clear in their statement that they are "open to negotiating", suggesting their support can be bought with the right concessions. Congressional Republicans have vowed since its introduction in 2010 to ... More..

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Gov. Kay Ivey, officials say threat not over from tropical depression
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Gov. Kay Ivey, officials say threat not over from tropical depression

Heavy rain is expected to continue all day from East Texas and Louisiana through much of Alabama , Mississippi , and the Florida panhandle . The storm's maximum sustained winds had decreased to near ...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Senate Health Care Bill Draws Criticism From Conservative Republican Lawmakers

He said the changes he is seeking to the bill would go in the opposite direction of those sought by other current "no" votes - conservative hard-liners including Texas Sen. Heller, who faces a hard re-e...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team

Although it was never said explicitly, Ainge had a feel for what was happening. Jackson joins an already-young team that came away with two lottery picks a year ago, thanks to a draft-night trade with Sacrame...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation says gunman James Hodgkinson acted alone in Alexandria shooting

Scalise has been hospitalized at MedStar Washington Hospital Center since the shooting at a GOP baseball team practice that left four others wounded June 14 in Alexandria, Va. Struggling with his marriage, ...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Extremely Dramatic New Video Shows Actual Philando Castile Shooting

It shows how a very routine conversation about a broken taillight escalated to yet another Black man being killed by police. Yanez was interviewed by two agents of the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehensio...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

A storm named Cindy could disrupt your Saturday

Morrow said Mercer, Tazewell and Bland counties can still expect to see a lot of rain today through Saturday afternoon. As Cindy continues to pound the region, authorities in Florida are telling people to...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Trump Says He Hopes Dems Don't Force Pelosi Out

The Georgia race claimed national headlines of late. Nancy Pelosi's time as the House minority leader might be winding down. In all four special congressional elections that have taken place since Donald...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Fifth Republican senator opposes chamber's health-care bill

Republicans have been criticised for drafting the Better Care Reconciliation Act in secret. "She has been living in a group home for 21 years, all their funding comes from Medicaid ", Stuart said . I...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Judge does it again, blasts Yankees to 6th straight win

The Orioles are still in the second wild card spot, at least for the moment, though two teams are within a game of them and it's fair to say the O's are heading in the wrong direction. The outfielder enhanced...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Polls to open for primary elections across Virginia

Jennifer Foy, a lawyer, beat out fellow Democrat Josh King, a Fairfax County sheriff's deputy, in the 2nd House District Primary, which had voters from eastern Prince William County and Stafford County. Mark ...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Quinnipiac releases first Va governor's race poll

Northam already has an eight-point polling lead over Republican candidate Ed Gillespie in the race, after the Republican nominee almost lost his primary to challenger Corey Stewart. Almost 4 in 10 voters said t...More..

Deadlocked jury told to try again at cop's trial
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Deadlocked jury told to try again at cop's trial

Earlier Friday, the jurors had told Judge Leslie Ghiz that they could not reach a verdict, but Ghiz told them to keep trying. "We are nearly evenly split regarding our votes", the jurors wrote to the judge ....More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Kevin Durant Says the Warriors Aren't a Super Team Either!

Fresh off a championship, the Warriors have already convinced another one of their impending free agents to stick around for the long haul. Chants of "M-V-P! M-V-P!" rang through the canyons of the city, ...More..

Dassey's brother reacts to coerced confession ruling
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Dassey's brother reacts to coerced confession ruling

The popular Netflix docu-series, Making a Murderer , showed portions of Dassey's interview with Wisconsin detectives, which caused a worldwide uproar after viewers thought the then-16-year-old was fed inform...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Fifth Republican Senator Steps Forward in Dissent Against Health Care Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., hopes to push it through his chamber next week, but solid Democratic opposition - and complaints from at least a half-dozen Republicans - have left its fate uncl...More..

Democrats turn on party leader Nancy Pelosi after Georgia election defeat
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Democrats turn on party leader Nancy Pelosi after Georgia election defeat

On Tuesday, Republican Karen Handel defeated Democrat Jon Ossoff in a runoff election for Georgia's sixth congressional district seat in the United States House of Representatives by about 13,000 ...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Cindy Weakens to Depression

As of the 10 a.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center , the center of circulation was located 165 miles northwest of Morgan City. Some parts of MS have reported up to eight and a half inches of ra...More..

In North Carolina, Women Can't Withdraw Consent After Sex Begins
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

In North Carolina, Women Can't Withdraw Consent After Sex Begins

The law specifically mentions the withdrawal of consent for vaginal intercourse. She reported the alleged assault to the police, but found out what happened to her isn't legally rape in North Carolina . Around...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Nancy Pelosi is beside the point

The apparent effectiveness of that messaging suggested to some that the 77-year-old Californian could be a liability for Democrats as they aim to regain their majority. So it's time for change. "So, we are pa...More..

Scalise undergoes surgery Saturday, shows 'signs of improvement'
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Scalise undergoes surgery Saturday, shows 'signs of improvement'

He's been undergoing repeat surgeries. Infection also is a risk, especially if the intestines were perforated. Rep. Steve Scalise is improving but is still in critical condition, according to an update from...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Insurance group encouraged by GOP bill

Obviously that means his vote could change once the bill gets amended, but it might be slightly tricky considering his reason for opposing AHCA: Medicaid . This bill is better designed than the House version...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Rand Paul would prefer a Senate health bill that repeals Obamacare

The new law would slash government support for Medicaid , which provides healthcare for poor Americans, and eliminate Obamacare's taxes on the wealthy and insurance companies. The Bill was more moderate th...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Attorneys General from Maryland, DC to sue Trump over foreign payments

Karl Racine , the attorney general for Washington , D.C., and his Maryland counterpart, Brian Frosh , who are both Democrats , said their suit was born out of concern for upholding the Constitution. In...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Charlie Dent 'concerned' by Senate health care bill

A White House official said the Trump has pushed his team to stay involved and plans to flex his negotiating muscle, the official said. Democrats and other critics of the Senate GOP measure said the bi...More..