Health care bill: Premiums may decline, but many will pay more

Senate Republicans have hinted that their first step may be to stabilize premium costs in the ACA's insurance purchasing exchanges in 2018 and 2019. Riley said . It would raise premiums for sick people, allow insurers to charge more for people with ... More..

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Warm Memorial Day Weekend, a few storms
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Warm Memorial Day Weekend, a few storms

We'll have a full day of sunshine on Monday. That includes the first couple days in June (next week). Scattered showers and storms will once again be possible in the afternoon and evening, thanks to a disturban...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in boat accident

The ride-hailing company says Saturday that the accident took place Friday night in Fresno, California. The Fresno County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that an investigation into the incident is underw...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

2 toddlers found dead in hot vehicle in north Texas

According to local media reports the two infants were found unconscious in the auto by their horrified mother yesterday evening. After searching the home, the mother began looking outside, where she eventually ...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Congressional report shows how premiums could change under 'Trumpcare'

Health care is an issue that touches virtually every American. Nongroup customers are people who get insurance from a private plan outside of a job. But, younger people under the AHCA may not see their premiu...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

OH chief died exiting auto at nursing home shooting

Hartless was later found dead inside the nursing home. Utica is about 26 miles north of Kirkersville . Hartless left his hostages to ambush DiSario, authorities say. At the time, there were 23 residents in...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Supreme Court Tosses Out Two Gerrymandered North Carolina District Maps

The justices also voted 5 to 3 to reject District 12, located in the south-central part of the state. Until that day comes, we fear North Carolina's redistricting plans will have plenty more court dates...More..

United States boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

United States boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu

To be sure, however, there were many photo ops. The President, to hide the snub, then touched her on the back. None of Trump's predecessors has had that kind of power and Trump has even less. For a man who had ...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Trump rode golf cart while G7 leaders walked through Siciliy

Trump had said he would listen to what USA partners have to say at the G7 before making a decision on how to proceed. Senate Democrats have been urging the president to keep the U.S.in the agreement. This wil...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

France's Macron says hopes Trump will finally back climate deal

Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump on paper have little in common, but when the two leaders left a Group of Seven summit in Sicily on Saturday, France's president had clearly warmed to his unpredictable Americ...More..

Tillerson urges Rouhani to dismantle 'network of terrorism'
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Tillerson urges Rouhani to dismantle 'network of terrorism'

The foreign minister said that the two states have agreed to stop Iran's funding of terrorism and firing of ballistic missiles as well as its intervention in the internal affairs of the countries in the regio...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Police identify suspect in double killing on Oregon train

Police say they'll examine what appears to be the extremist ideology of a man suspected of fatally stabbing two other men on an OR train after they apparently attempted to intervene when the man yelled racial ...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Bill Cosby: 10 jurors have been selected for upcoming criminal trial

And 35 of the 100 people questioned say they or a family member or close friend has been the victim of a sexual assault. In total, six jurors were selected Tuesday - four men ranging in age from 20s to late...More..

Radio host Alex Jones apologizes to Chobani, Twin Falls
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Radio host Alex Jones apologizes to Chobani, Twin Falls

Right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones (pictured) says he has settled a lawsuit filed by Chobani. "And I can just feel it in my gut, but also intellectually, I've talked to my lawyers, o...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Former US national security adviser Brzezinski dies at 89

Brzezinski, who was Polish born, served as Carter's national security advisor during the Iran hostage crisis and the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. Brzezinski, during the early months of 1980, became convinc...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Local Reaction To New CBO Score On Health Care Bill

The latest CBO analysis came after House Republicans made changes to the bill earlier this month to try to ensure that people with pre-existing medical conditions can still get insurance. The CBO estimated ...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Donald Trump is preparing a "war room" at the White House

The goal seems to have been to use Russian diplomatic facilities for these talks before Trump would be sworn in so any discussions wouldn't be monitored, according to the Washington Post , which was the firs...More..

Trump calls first trip abroad 'home run' as challenges await
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Trump calls first trip abroad 'home run' as challenges await

Below is a statement from Alden Meyer, director of strategy and policy at the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) and a leading expert on the United Nation's global climate negotiations process. Trump has promi...More..

Trump, French president share intense handshake
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Trump, French president share intense handshake

As President Trump met French President Emmanuel Macron for the first time, welcoming him to lunch Thursday at the residence here of the USA ambassador to Belgium, the two men shook hands for six long seconds...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

There's one group that would get slammed by the GOP's healthcare bill

Many congressional Republicans took a sharply different tack, emphasizing some of the report's more positive findings. Republicans also control the U.S. Cassidy and Collins have proposed an alternative Obama...More..

SC Men Charged for Pouring Beer Down Gator's Throat
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

SC Men Charged for Pouring Beer Down Gator's Throat

Two men are facing charges after feeding an alligator beer and then posting it on Snapchat. Kyndel McConchie of the S.C. Department of Natural Resources confirmed to the Charlotte Observer Friday that the i...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

LSU faces SC in SEC Tournament semifinal

Sunday. The Gamecocks were no-hit by Kentucky until the sixth, when Justin Row singled. With runners on first and second, head coach Chad Holbrook called on Hopkins, who lifted a 2-0 pitch from Salow over t...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Hawkeyes Edge Maryland in B1G Tournament Opener

Iowa coach Rick Heller said his starter's fastball didn't have the velocity or life it normally does. Whelan, the Hawkeyes' leadoff hitter, is now 5-for-7 in the tournament with two homers. However, Hagge could...More..

New Alabama Law Makes It Illegal To Remove Confederate Monuments
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

New Alabama Law Makes It Illegal To Remove Confederate Monuments

Signed this week by Gov. Kay Ivey , a Republican, it clamps down how whether people can move or change monuments in the state. Ivey's move comes amid an ongoing national debate over the objective of Confeder...More..

by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

Trump to decide next week on Paris climate accord

The G-7 members were still wrestling over a statement on trade and whether it would condemn protectionism, as previous group statements have. "I am now more hopeful than ever that nations of many faiths and f...More..