Trump tees up a health care fight with an uncertain outcome

In 2006, Romney signed into law a MA health care regime that had numerous same features - a mandate, insurance marketplaces and subsidies for premiums - that Democrats under President Obama would go on to adopt with their passage of the Affordable C... More..

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Looking at The Possibilities of The Ethiopian Airlines Crash?
by | Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Looking at The Possibilities of The Ethiopian Airlines Crash?

The changes include relying on readings from more than one sensor before the anti-stall system activates and pushes the nose down, and making the system's actions less severe and easier for pilots to handle. On...More..

Migrant arrests surge at U.S.-Mexico border
by | Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Migrant arrests surge at U.S.-Mexico border

The U.S. and Mexico trade about $1.7 billion in goods daily, according to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which said closing the border would be "an unmitigated economic debacle" that would threaten 5 million...More..

Donald Trump celebrates the end of the Mueller report on 'SNL'
by | Monday, April 01, 2019

Donald Trump celebrates the end of the Mueller report on 'SNL'

The focus of the skit was Barr's short summation of the report and his decision to allow the White House to make redactions. Said De Niro's Mueller: "I am submitting these 380 pages". "I guess I was a leg...More..

Voting begins in Turkey's local elections
by | Monday, April 01, 2019

Voting begins in Turkey's local elections

Erdogan's conservative, Islamic-based Justice and Development Party, or AKP, took almost 45 per cent of the votes in the elections after 90 per cent of the more than 194,000 ballot boxes were counted, according...More..

UK's Theresa May ponders fourth vote on Brexit deal
by | Monday, April 01, 2019

UK's Theresa May ponders fourth vote on Brexit deal

He said a no-deal scenario would see the United Kingdom government have to impose direct rule and would bring about a situation "where we were essentially heading towards a hard border between Northern Irelan...More..

Linda McMahon Resigns As Head Of US Small Business Administration
by | Monday, April 01, 2019

Linda McMahon Resigns As Head Of US Small Business Administration

The source told Fox News that McMahon is expected to join the Trump-affiliated America First Action Super PAC, which is separate from the 2020 Trump re-election campaign. At the SBA, McMahon has proven to b...More..

DUP still opposing Theresa May's Brexit deal
by | Sunday, March 31, 2019

DUP still opposing Theresa May's Brexit deal

McDonald said: "We are at a very risky moment where we inch ever closer to the real possibility of a crash and a chaotic Brexit ". Sinn Féin said it is to meet European Union leaders to insist that the tre...More..

City of Joburg invites residents to Earth Hour picnic
by | Sunday, March 31, 2019

City of Joburg invites residents to Earth Hour picnic

However, the Athens mayor's calls for the people to join in by turning off the lights in their houses went mostly unheeded. Millions of people in more than 7,000 cities in more than 170 countries are expected...More..

Brexit: PM considering one last vote on her deal after third defeat
by | Sunday, March 31, 2019

Brexit: PM considering one last vote on her deal after third defeat

Her promise to leave the EU's institutions and end free movement of workers delighted eurosceptic MPs, but caused dismay among many pro-Europeans. "Sectoral mini-deals are not an option", the Commission said. F...More..

UK's May should quit as prime minister soon
by | Sunday, March 31, 2019

UK's May should quit as prime minister soon

The chairman of British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party said all options were on the table for how to get Britain out of its Brexit impasse but that seeking a customs union with the Europ...More..

Stop interfering in Venezuela, Russia warns US
by | Sunday, March 31, 2019

Stop interfering in Venezuela, Russia warns US

The sources said that the State Department made clear that any kind of oil trade, whether it be direct, indirect or barter, would be considered a breach. The first blackout in early March shuttered the Jose oil...More..

Israeli troops wound Palestinians, anniversary rally approaches
by | Sunday, March 31, 2019

Israeli troops wound Palestinians, anniversary rally approaches

The protesters are demanding the end to a security blockade imposed on Gaza by Israel and Egypt, and want Palestinians to have the right to return to land from which their families fled or were forced to flee...More..

Two killed in 'senseless act' after gunman opens fire on Seattle street
by | Saturday, March 30, 2019

Two killed in 'senseless act' after gunman opens fire on Seattle street

Police said the violence unfolded in Lake City, several miles northeast of downtown, around 4 p.m. The man, who police had still not identified Thursday, then walked on and fired at the bus, hitting Stark, auth...More..

Man responsible for fatal 2017 swatting sentenced to 20 years in jail
by | Saturday, March 30, 2019

Man responsible for fatal 2017 swatting sentenced to 20 years in jail

The sentence is double that of the ten years recommended by guidelines, according to this AP report , but was handed down as part of a deal in which 26-year-old Tyler Barriss pleaded guilty to 51 federal ch...More..

Pompeo: US Will Not 'Stand Idly' as Russia Escalates Venezuela Tensions
by | Saturday, March 30, 2019

Pompeo: US Will Not 'Stand Idly' as Russia Escalates Venezuela Tensions

According to the opposition, power outages were recorded in over 20 Venezuelan states. The sun sets in Caracas during a partial power cut on March 25, 2019. The move prompted immediate criticism from the U.S....More..

Boeing MCAS Anti-Stall System Was Activated In Ethiopia Crash
by | Saturday, March 30, 2019

Boeing MCAS Anti-Stall System Was Activated In Ethiopia Crash

Embattled aviation giant Boeing pledged Wednesday to do all it can to prevent crashes like two that killed almost 350 people in recent months, as it unveiled a fix to the flight software of its grounded 737...More..

Trump Gives Mexico Deadline to Stop Illegal Crossings
by | Saturday, March 30, 2019

Trump Gives Mexico Deadline to Stop Illegal Crossings

The U.S. and Central American officials signed a border security compact Wednesday that aims to expand intelligence sharing, address human trafficking and combat transnational gangs. Mr Lopez Obrador, an anti-e...More..

Smear campaign: Is there more than one way to slice a bagel?
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

Smear campaign: Is there more than one way to slice a bagel?

Schumer wrote in a tweet Wednesday, quoting the original post. Eliza Orlins, a city public defender, tweeted "I am a lifelong New Yorker and this hurts my soul". Apparently, that doesn't fly in St. Louis. Mea...More..

Jayme Closs’ kidnapper pleads guilty to intentional homicide, kidnapping charges
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

Jayme Closs’ kidnapper pleads guilty to intentional homicide, kidnapping charges

Jake Patterson , 21, from Wisconsin in the USA, pleaded guilty Wednesday to kidnapping Jayme, intentionally killing her parents and holding her hostage for 88 days. Eau Claire Acres Circle, and regularly re...More..

Arkansas Senators Reject The Green New Deal Resolution For Climate Change
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

Arkansas Senators Reject The Green New Deal Resolution For Climate Change

Senators voted 57-0 against a procedural motion to take up the nonbinding resolution , which calls for the U.S.to shift away from fossil fuels such as oil and coal and replace them with renewable sources suc...More..

All new cars in Europe to be fitted with speed limiters
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

All new cars in Europe to be fitted with speed limiters

The technology, called intelligent speed assistance (ISA) will aim to make roads across the European Union safer by holding aggressive drivers to the speed limit. Britain is expected to follow the same rules, i...More..

House fails to override Trump's veto of resolution ending his border emergency
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

House fails to override Trump's veto of resolution ending his border emergency

That fell 38 votes short of the 286 needed for Democrats and their handful of Republican allies to prevail, because a two-thirds majority was needed. -Mexico border, would allow the president to shift billion...More..

Macron, Xi call for greater EU-China cooperation
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

Macron, Xi call for greater EU-China cooperation

On the other side, the US warns of economic countermeasures. France and the European Union are willing to further enhance mutual trust with China, and together shoulder the historic responsibility of prom...More..

Trump backs off Special Olympics funding cut
by | Friday, March 29, 2019

Trump backs off Special Olympics funding cut

DeVos responded, "I think that the Special Olympics is an awesome organization, one that is well supported by the philanthropic sector as well". The Trump administration's education budget proposal calls ...More..