Man catches teen falling from park ride

Matthew Howard Sr was just leaving the Six Flags Great Escape Amusement Park with his family when he heard someone screaming. The 14-year-old girl from Greenwood, Delaware, was taken to Albany Medical Centre in a stable condition with no serious ... More..

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Former Milwaukee Cop Found Not Guilty Fatal Shooting Of Sylville Smith

Jurors on Wednesday found that Dominique Heaggan-Brown, who is also black, was justified when he shot 23-year-old Sylville Smith after a brief foot chase following a traffic stop August 23. The officer's de...More..

GOP senator: 'No way' health care bill should move forward
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

GOP senator: 'No way' health care bill should move forward

Moderates are also wary of the legislation, which would make deep cuts to Medicaid and raise premiums for the poor, elderly, and sick, while benefiting people who are younger and wealthier. On Friday, Sanders...More..

Disabled protesters dragged out of wheelchairs during healthcare protest
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Disabled protesters dragged out of wheelchairs during healthcare protest

These patients would be especially harmed by the bill that includes deep cuts to Medicaid . The Senators have a couple of days to decide whether to support or vote against the bill with Majority Leader Mi...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Muslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid celebrations

This year's Eid comes amid ongoing crises in the Middle East - the civil war in Syria, the diplomatic crisis surrounding Qatar - but the celebrations mark a time when communities within the Muslim world comes t...More..

Ron Johnson on GOP health care bill: 'Not a 'yes' yet'
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Ron Johnson on GOP health care bill: 'Not a 'yes' yet'

They are willing to let poor people die so rich people pay less taxes . Sen. Susan Collins (R-Me.). .). "So, we have 142 pages to go through", she said. White House aides say Trump intends to be involved in...More..

Wisconsin senator wants health care vote delayed
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Wisconsin senator wants health care vote delayed

Sen. Susan Collins of ME says she thinks getting the votes needed in the Senate this week to pass a Republican bill to replace the Affordable Care Act could be very hard. President Donald Trump on Friday w...More..

Senator Rand Paul says would consider partial repeal of Obamacare
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Senator Rand Paul says would consider partial repeal of Obamacare

ROVNER: It differs in some significant ways. According to Senator Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), the GOP health care bill "makes draconian cuts to Medicaid that will impact our nation's children, low-income Am...More..

Russia Affirms Solidarity With Cuba, Laments US 'Cold War' Rhetoric
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Russia Affirms Solidarity With Cuba, Laments US 'Cold War' Rhetoric

The policy shift "could be interpreted as the president is going to hold things up for the competition until the Trump Organization is ready to go down there", Julia Sweig, a Cuba scholar and former advis...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Extreme Heat Leads to US Flight Cancellations

That's what has kept some planes grounded in Phoenix this week where temperatures have been pushing 120 degrees. Californians are now being asked to conserve energy in the late afternoon hours. The National W...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

GOP is hiding something in Senate health-care bill

Dick Durbin, the Senate's No. 2 Democrat , on Sunday characterized the GOP-led chamber's ObamaCare overhaul bill as a tax cut for the wealthy, not health care reform. "Johnson also said he is" not necessar...More..

01:18Sessions Disagrees With Ninth Circuit Decision to Block Trump's Travel Ban
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

01:18Sessions Disagrees With Ninth Circuit Decision to Block Trump's Travel Ban

Hawaii, Virginia and Seattle have also challenged the ban . It ruled based on immigration law, not the Constitution. "I stated from the beginning that the president must act in a way that follows the law...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

'A Very Narrow Path' to Repeal Obama's Healthcare Law

Trump said on Saturday on his personal Twitter account. The Senate bill actually keeps that basic structure, more or less, adjusting tax credits based on income and insurance cost. The significance of t...More..

Karen Handel to be sworn in Monday
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Karen Handel to be sworn in Monday

Kathleen Rice , D-N.Y., on Friday. Heading into the 2018 midterm elections they will need to pick up 24 House seats to recapture a House majority next November. President Donald Trump's much-prophesied destru...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Steve Scalise out of intensive care

Rep. Steve Scalise, the House majority whip, was in fair condition Friday, a hospital official announced, more than a week after a shooting at a congressional baseball team practice left the congressman and...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Trump says GOP isn't 'that far off' from passing health overhaul

Trump said on Saturday on his personal Twitter account. David Perdue (R-Ga.) told reporters that his party's health care plan is "much better than Obamacare ". The bill could come to a vote as early as nex...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Pelosi Insists She Won't Step Down as Leader

The contests to fill those open seats increased Republican margins in Congress, while disappointing Democrats who saw the special elections as an early test for the Trump presidency. "I respect the comments...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Casey hammers Senate health care bill

If Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had any big weekend plans, the announcement by Nevada Republican Sen. Under special rules McConnell is using that will block Democrats from using a filibuster t...More..

Health care bill would rescue ObamaCare and take Democrats off the hook
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Health care bill would rescue ObamaCare and take Democrats off the hook

Collins, a moderate Republican who has not taken a formal stance on the bill, said she was concerned it would cut Medicaid too deeply and said she wants to see an upcoming analysis by the Congressional B...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Gunman in Lawmaker Shooting Had Photographed Washington Landmarks, FBI Says

The other victims also are recovering from their wounds. The attack at the baseball field appeared to be more spontaneous than planned out, Slater said. The laptop's search history showed Hodgkinson had searche...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

GOP senators call for more time to debate, change health care bill

The recent rally in hospital and HMO stocks means the Senate Republicans' health-care bill will not pass, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday. Most people who use Medicaid are pretty thrilled with it beca...More..

Senate healthcare reform vote likely to slip into July
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Senate healthcare reform vote likely to slip into July

While he faces an uphill battle to unite various factions of his own party, one need only consider the last-minute negotiations that salvaged the American Health Care Act in the House to realize that anything...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Dramatic Standoff in Lehigh County Ends in 2 Deaths

Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin told reporters late Saturday that the couple were found dead in a home off Lanark Road - a home they had broken into while running from police. "I'm waiting for them ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Wounded congressman Scalise transferred from ICU

The FBI says Hodgkinson was carrying around a list of names, members of Congress . Officials aren't saying who those members were. The sheriff said deputies arrived to find Hodgkinson with a hunting rif...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Military jet practicing for Ohio air show in accident

Kenneth Cordova of Littleton , was rescued about 20 minutes later. The world-famous U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds are known for their flying performances and precision. "They were very fearless throughout, and ...More..