GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

The bill's impact in CT would depend on how the state decides on choices the legislation provides for changing insurance regulations. There's finally a price tag on the amended American Health Care Act that was passed by the House of Representa... More..

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Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking

Two-thirds of the prime minister's governing coalition would like to see a USA initiative fail. The Knesset held a special session to mark Jerusalem Day . Your visit is a symbol of the unbreakable bond betwe...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Iran President Hassan Rouhani says missile tests will continue 'if necessary'

On the other hand, Rouhani said on Monday that regional stability in the Middle East would be impossible to achieve without Iran . Iran and Saudi Arabia are fighting multiple proxy wars in the Middl...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Mistakenly Broadcast Nuke Plant Warning Causes Scare In New Jersey

They say they will take pains to avoid such mistakes in the future. "The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management sent out a tweet Tuesday night reading", You may have seen this message on your TV tonight....More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump arrives at Vatican to meet with Pope

Trump's campaign proposal to build a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border drew a surprising condemnation from the popular and occasionally outspoken pope who, in February 2016, said such a proposal runs counter...More..

Donald Trump Told Russians James Comey Was A 'Nut Job' & Twitter Explodes
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Donald Trump Told Russians James Comey Was A 'Nut Job' & Twitter Explodes

He said he had never colluded with Russian Federation. Now Americans will hear from Comey. Mark Warner announced late Friday that Comey will testify in a hearing to be scheduled after Memorial Day. The conten...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

India a victim of terror: US President Trump

Indications suggested that Trump would steer clear of the rhetoric he has used about Muslims before, but Trump deviated from his planned remarks by mentioning "Islamic extremism" as he blasted terrorism thro...More..

CNN calls out GOP congressman pushing conservative media's Seth Rich conspiracy theories
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

CNN calls out GOP congressman pushing conservative media's Seth Rich conspiracy theories

Speaking to WaPo on Wednesday, Rich's family says Seth's Gmail account, which his father now operates, received a suspicious email from Mega.nz, a website associated with Kim Dotcom's digital security age...More..

Senate issues subpoenas targeting Michael Flynn's businesses
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Senate issues subpoenas targeting Michael Flynn's businesses

He also told reporters the committee was trying to obtain an audio recording of any conversation between Trump and Comey, or Comey's notes on his meeting with the Republican president in January. He did not ela...More..

Saudi, UAE pledge $100m to Ivanka Trump women fund
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Saudi, UAE pledge $100m to Ivanka Trump women fund

Yet the absence of any public reference to the kingdom's treatment of women and political opponents during his two-day visit was still jarring, particularly when contrasted with his affectionate embrace of the ...More..

LA's Public Park System Now Ranks 74th In The Nation
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

LA's Public Park System Now Ranks 74th In The Nation

San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Arlington, Va. rounded out the top five best park systems, while Mesa, Ariz., Louisville, Charlotte, Fort Wayne, Ind. Hiple, who grew up in the Hunterdon County borough of St...More..

Rosenstein: I Knew Comey Would Be Fired
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Rosenstein: I Knew Comey Would Be Fired

The decision to terminate an Federal Bureau of Investigation director without the recommendation or support of anybody in his cabinet; specifically those whose job it is to do such research and recommendation (...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Why exactly was Donald Trump holding a glowing orb?

He called on the Middle-eastern countries to combat Islamic extremism, pointing out that "95 per cent of the victims of terrorist attacks are themselves Muslims". Trump, too, has criticized the Saudis for th...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump's cruel budget is just more propaganda

Trump's plan, details of which were released Tuesday, calls for trimming more than $4.8 billion from federal programs for health and senior services next year. It does propose a six-week family leave program ...More..

Trump budget proposal would dramatically cut foreign aid
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump budget proposal would dramatically cut foreign aid

Food stamp cuts would drive millions from the program, while a wave of Medicaid cuts - on top of more than $800 billion in the House-passed health care bill - could deny nursing home care to millions of elde...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump to visit Israel in search of revived peace process

No sweat, right? The challenge awaits. The Riyadh summit was a two day convention attended by 54 leaders of the Arab Islamic worlds along with the U.S. "I'm not saying be nice to (Iran) but it has to be ver...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Budget chief slams Obama growth forecast

Not surprisingly, Trump has made a decision to embrace the House Republican health-care bill's $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid (over the next decade), according to The Post. Mnuchin also urged the House Ways...More..

Svi Mykhailiuk announces he will return for senior season
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Svi Mykhailiuk announces he will return for senior season

He had until Wednesday to withdraw from the draft and be able to return to college for his final campaign. He averaged 9.8 points for the Jayhawks last season, and his ability to shoot from the perimeter made m...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Donald Trump asked intelligence chiefs to sink FBI investigation

When The Post cited unnamed USA officials in a report in February that Trump had a terse phone call with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, the president essentially verified the story at the Nation...More..

Fire about 50 percent contained at tourism spot
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Fire about 50 percent contained at tourism spot

They immediately toned out a second alarm and received aid from Chelan County Fire Districts 1 and 2 as well as Douglas County Fire District 2. "We dodged a bullet", noted Chief Kelly, "this could have been a c...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

James Comey's Father: Trump Was 'Scared to Death' of My Son

The May 10 meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak came one day after Trump abruptly fired Comey, which the White House argued at first was because of a memo from Dep...More..

House Speaker Paul Ryan rejects Trump's branding of Comey as `nut job'
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

House Speaker Paul Ryan rejects Trump's branding of Comey as `nut job'

Specifically, while speaking with Mike Allen of Axios , Ryan made it clear that he doesn't share Trump's disparaging assessment of Comey . Economic growth and strengthened foreign policy will build our co...More..

Trump hotels won't ask if stays paid with foreign govt money
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump hotels won't ask if stays paid with foreign govt money

The U.S. Constitution bars foreign gifts to the president. The top Democrat on the House Oversight Committee called on The Trump Organization Wednesday to shed more light on the moves it has made to shi...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Antioch man dies in botulism outbreak from nachos

The state agency believes there is no continuing risk to the public. Customers who ate the nacho cheese, or any prepared food at the gas station between April 23 through May 5, are being told to contact the...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Ariana Grande 'offers to pay for funerals for Manchester bombing victims'

Three were detained during raids on homes in south Manchester on Wednesday and one was arrested on Tuesday. Four people have been arrested, including the bomber's 23-year-old brother. In London , the Changing ...More..