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Donald Trump Ducks Answering If There Are Recordings with Comey

Trump himself was the one that floated the possibility in the first place, with a tweet claiming, " James Comey better hope that there are no " tapes " of ou...


Dead As Cindy Spins Severe Weather Along Gulf Coast

Cindy is expected to slowly sweep across western and northern Louisiana and into southeastern Arkansas between Thursday night and Friday morning. Behind th...


Rain from tropical storm raises flood threat in West Virginia

It is also expected to dump a total of 6 to 9 inches of rain, with as much as 12 inches in isolated spots, over southeastern Louisiana, southern MS, southern Al...


"Cindy" to Bring Heavy Rain & Storms to Midstate

The remnants of Cindy crept northward across Louisiana toward Arkansas after churning ashore as a tropical storm early Thursday, weakening steadily but still sp...


Mitch McConnell And Senate Republicans Reveal Their Guarded Health Care Bill

Assuming that it passes - which is far from assured at this point - Senate Republicans will have to work out their differences with the House to come up wit...


Partly sunny, cooler Friday

High: 94. Wind: E 5-10 miles per hour. Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Monday and Tuesday are forecast to also be ...


13 ways the Senate GOP health-care plan could impact MI

It would also repeal most of the tax increases imposed by the Affordable Care Act to help pay for expanded coverage, in effect handing a broad tax cut to th...


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

The measure would cut and revamp Medicaid, the health care program for lower-income and disabled people. The 142-page bill proposes cuts to Medicaid and erase...


Senate Bill Would Take Health Care Away From 441000 Veterans

The Republican Senate bill will not "accomplish the most important promise that we made to Americans: To repeal Obamacare and lower their health care costs"...


Disability advocates protest outside McConnell's office over hea

Videos and photos show a disturbing scene as police dragged protesters, some of whom were in wheelchairs or using medical devices, leaving blood on the hall's ...


And you thought Republicans' health care bill couldn't get worse

It would base tax credits to help people buy private insurance on income, as the Affordable Care Act does, rather than age, as the House bill does. "This ...


Republicans release draft health care bill

It shares some broad strokes with the bill that House Republicans passed in may. On Thursday, June 22, 2017 , the U.S Senate GOP Health Care Bill ...


Georgia Special Election Once Again Refutes Myth of Trump Backlash

Early in the speech, held at the U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids, Trump congratulated Karen Handel and Ralph Norman for winning special elections on Tu...


NH Bill Would Have Let Pregnant Women Kill Anyone

Lawmakers in New Hampshire scrambled to close a legal loophole on Thursday after passing a piece of legislation that, on paper, may have allowed pregnant women ...


Bulls, Wolves make Butler deal

Chicago and Minnesota discussed a deal a year ago on draft night that involved Butler, LaVine and Dunn, though Paxson said it was "never really something that w...


Storm Cindy continues to cause destruction

With Cindy now inland, the tropical Atlantic Ocean basin is quiet - after the unusual flurry of mid-June storm activity. While minor coastal flooding can oc...


Trump Moves to Bolster Apprenticeships With Executive Order

These programs enjoy a fair amount of bipartisan support, and have gotten a lot of buzz in recent months: In a March roundtable discussion, Salesforce CEO Marc...


G-7 Talks Leave Pruitt and United States as Climate Change 'Footnote'

U.S. President Donald Trump pulled out of the Paris deal earlier this month and the U.S. position was laid out in a brief note at the bottom of a general co...


Should the Democrats Replace Nancy Pelosi Just Because She's Extremely Unpopular?

Whether it's cultural arrogance, uninspirational policies or lousy candidates, Americans have been choosing Republicans to represent their districts over Democr...


Muslim Teenager, Nabra Hassanen's Memorial Set On Fire In DC

Police said they are continuing to investigate, but so far they have found no evidence pointing to a hate crime Torres, a 22-year-old from El Salvador, suspecte...


It's 'not a health care bill'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell indicated he was open to discussion and seemed determined to muscle the measure through his chamber next week. "It rem...


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

Investigators cannot determine if Hodgkinson , 66, specifically targeted U.S. House members but uncovered a great deal of anti-Republican views from his social...


Idaho governor welcomes delisting of Yellowstone grizzlies

This unsupportable assessment fails to demonstrate how climate change does not threaten the "destruction, modification, or curtailment" of Yellowstone grizzl...


Senate Bill to repeal Obamacare, Reaction to cuts in Georiga

The stark reality remains that if we do nothing, Obamacare will fail, and Americans will suffer. According to the former Head of State, he expects senators ...


Former Milwaukee police officer found not guilty in fatal shooting

On Monday, the jury was told it could find Officer Heaggan-Brown guilty of the original charge, first-degree reckless homicide , or of either of two lesser c...