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Wisconsin senator reacts to healthcare CBO report

The Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonpartisan health-policy think tank, however, has found that the high-risk pools Ryan cited that existed before the passing...


Trump views on climate 'evolving' amid push from Europeans

Donald Tusk, president of the European Council, said the group's leaders "sometimes have very different views" on topics such as climate change and trade, "...


Macron says he pressed Trump on climate accord

Rahmon was the one yanking Trump's arm, and Trump stepped away when the handshake was over. Then, when he can't avoid it any longer, Macron eventually faces...


Donald Trump says he could name Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

In addition to Lieberman, the president will meet with former Oklahoma governor Frank Keating , who worked previously as a US attorney and as the No. But Lie...


Ex-CIA chief: It's clear Russian Federation interfered with USA election

Since his resignation, it has also been learned that the Trump administration had repeatedly dismissed warnings about Mr Flynn, and that Mr Trump had allegedly ...


Tenn. lawmakers debate morality of President Trump's first budget

According to the proposal, Medicaid , the government insurance program for the poor and many disabled Americans, would be cut by more than $600 billion over...


2 toddlers found dead in hot car in North Texas

The Tarrant County medical examiner's website identified the children as Juliet and Cavanaugh Ramirez. The mother reportedly broke a window of the vehicle to ...


UK police hunt Manchester bomber's network, angered by US leaks

The BBC reported that United Kingdom officials were furious about a story in the New York Times on Wednesday that included photos of the crime scene. Sky ...


Vanderbilt takes 4-shot lead after Round 1 at NCAA Championship

That score was four shots better than No. 20 Auburn, No. 6 IL and No. 4 Oklahoma State, which all tied for the second-best opening round with a 6-under 282. Two...


Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event

The incident happened in March and WCCO reported Linwood Kaine and four others have been charged with fleeing on foot and concealing identity in a public plac...


Texas Senate Passes Religious Adoption Bill

Marty Rouse, national field director for the Human Rights Campaign, said in a statement the measure "is a unsafe, discriminatory bill" that represents anti-LG...


Trump budget could cost Idaho schools $16.1 million

As Politico details , Trump's "first budget as president would increase the debt by more than $3 trillion - and that's only through rosy assumptions about ec...


Patient, Doctor Groups Say New CBO Score Reveals Health Bill's Flaws

Those concerns were echoed by group after group, including AARP , the American Hospital Association , the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Associat...


House votes to recess special session until June 5

But Rebecca L. Robertson, legal and policy director for the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas, said "there can be no compromise on discrimination". Chris ...


Trump's Speech on Radical Islam Praised by US Jewish Groups

Mr Trump said the story is another one the news media has gotten wrong. He delivered the speech on the second day of his first trip overseas as president,...


Trump succeeding where Obama failed on Middle East

But candidate Trump said during the campaign that he would move the embassy if elected president. In a much-awaited speech at the Israel Museum , Trump ple...


Congressional report shows how premiums could change under 'Trumpcare'

A flag flies in front of the Capitol dome on Capitol Hill in Washington , May 2017. "Premiums do not tell the whole story", said Trish Riley, executive...


G7 climate row deadlocked but USA says Trump 'evolving'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters Wednesday. Trudeau has also sat down with French President Emmanuel Macron, British Prime Minister Theresa ...


Manchester Police Conduct Controlled Explosion During Search for Bombing Links

That's the same area of the city where suspected suicide bomber Salman Abedi , 22, is believed to have lived. Forensic photographs of sophisticated bomb part...


Two more arrests made in Manchester attack

The New York Times defended its decision to publish leaked photos from the scene of the terrorist attack. United Kingdom officials were outraged when pho...


GOP Senators Wrestle With Health-care Overhaul

Senators have long made clear that their version will look much different from the House one, but besides getting all their members on board, they must also be ...


Report says Trump son-in-law Kushner sought secret line to Moscow

Mr Flynn was pushed out of the White House in February after officials said he misled vice president Mike Pence about whether he and the ambassador had disc...


Supreme Court strikes down NC districts

The ruling Monday will not impact North Carolina's congressional districts as now drawn. That was important enough, smashing the contention of Republican ...


Virginia State Police trooper shot, suspect manhunt ongoing

They approached the auto and started talking with the driver, when the passenger fired a shot, hitting Walter, and ran. Authorities believe the man who shot t...


10 boating safety tips to consider before Memorial Day weekend

It's also the first big weekend for people to hit the water. Law enforcement has also seen a rise in the number of drownings and boating incidents a year ago ...


Charges expected after photos show people forcing baby alligator to drink beer

Department of Natural Resources has charged two Jasper County men after they posted photos to social media showing them forcibly pouring beer into a juvenile al...


Calloway Has Lowest Jobless Rate in

In April 2016, the county unemployment rate was 8.1 percent. The unemployment rate in Marion County has dropped to its lowest level in 17 years. State labor...


Trump Working to Understand Europe's View on Climate Change, Cohn Says

British Prime Minister Theresa May was issued a call for G7 countries to put more pressure on internet companies to ensure extremist content is quickly take...


North Korea on Trajectory to Nuclear-Armed ICBM: US Intel Official

South Korea will allow a civic group to contact North Korea over help in fighting malaria , the first government approval on cross-border civilian exchanges...


WashPost: Kushner, Russia Discussed Secret Communication Channel

Russia's USA ambassador said that President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner wanted to set up a secret communications backchann...


Tillerson holds briefing in Saudi Arabia without US press

He said that human rights would improve as security and stability in the region did. "If we can change the conversation in the Islamic world from enmity towar...


Former Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in '80s

Getting to this point wasn't easy either: It involved a grizzled criminal investigator who wouldn't give up; a young prosecutor who was shocked to hear about ...


Gunman in OH nursing home shooting had violent record

The coroner says 46-year-old nurse Marlina Medrano was killed in the center's nursing station and died of multiple gunshots from both a handgun and shotgun. She...


NYT says Russian Federation hoped to sway Trump via advisers

Since December, U.S. Intelligence officials said Moscow was behind hacking efforts to help Donald Trump win the presidential election . Attorneys for Flynn s...


Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'

Yes, SB 6 would have been worse, but that doesn't make the House legislation better. Like House Bill 2410, the Senate's school finance formula does not iden...