Paul Ryan talks a big game on getting health bill passed

Ryan said he's also impressed with how President Trump is helping the GOP to "close this bill". "I feel it's exactly where we want to be". However, Trump and other White House advisers concluded that some changes would be necessary to quell the rev... More..

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Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests man for allegedly sending seizure-causing Tweet to Dallas journalist
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests man for allegedly sending seizure-causing Tweet to Dallas journalist

Investigators found that Mr Rivello had sent messages to other Twitter users about Mr Eichenwald and a plan to attack him virtually, including one that read: "I hope this sends him into a seizure". In December,...More..

Prosecutor Nixed From Fla. Case for Not Seeking Death Penalty
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Prosecutor Nixed From Fla. Case for Not Seeking Death Penalty

Scott's action came hours after the top prosecutor in Orlando announced her office will no longer seek the death penalty in cases. As the state attorney in the Orlando area, one of the most populous parts of ...More..

FSU knows mistakes would be costly vs. Xavier
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

FSU knows mistakes would be costly vs. Xavier

And I'm proud of the people that's also redshirting to also make us better. "And my first year is when we started to take off". Dwayne Bacon scored a team-high 25 points on 11 of 17 shooting, and Jonathan Isa...More..

Uber driver crashes through gas station, causes massive fireball
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Uber driver crashes through gas station, causes massive fireball

An Uber SUV crashes into a gas station in Seattle on Monday night. According to Seattle police, a SUV crashed into a vehicle forcing the auto off the road. "And...this fireball going through the air as it wen...More..

'No idea' how media got leaked 2005 tax returns
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

'No idea' how media got leaked 2005 tax returns

After first weighing in on Twitter early Wednesday morning, President Donald Trump has issued a more formal response to his tax information being leaked the night prior on MSNBC. According to Fortune's Stephen...More..

Toddler killed in fire caused by hoverboard
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Toddler killed in fire caused by hoverboard

Enterline said a rechargeable hoverboard plugged into a first-floor electrical outlet was identified as the cause of the blaze. Ying Jiawei, chief executive of Chic, one of the first companies to sell hoverbo...More..

Most flights canceled out of Bradley Airport
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Most flights canceled out of Bradley Airport

American Airlines has canceled Tuesday flights from Wilmington International Airport to Philadelphia International Airport and LaGuardia Airport in New York City because of the pending winter storm expe...More..

Gas prices down 4.8 cents in Lima area
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Gas prices down 4.8 cents in Lima area

Prices could drop up to a dime per gallon over the next few weeks. "The oil market suffered a "mini collapse" last week, following reports of a record build in domestic crude oil", AAA spokesman Mark Jenkin...More..

Federal judges find Texas gerrymandered maps on racial lines
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Federal judges find Texas gerrymandered maps on racial lines

District Judges Xavier Rodriguez and Orlando Garcia wrote in their opinion . If appealed, the case might be bound for the Supreme Court. The redistricting was the hook behind the jab in a one-two combination...More..

Plead Guilty In Sandusky Scandal
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Plead Guilty In Sandusky Scandal

Both pleaded guilty Monday to endangering the welfare of children in the Jerry Sandusky cover-up case. Spanier was charged the following year on similar grounds and at the same time Curley and Schultz had the...More..

At SXSW, Joe Biden asks the tech community for help fighting cancer
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

At SXSW, Joe Biden asks the tech community for help fighting cancer

But you could make a huge impact. We need your ingenuity. But the tone took a serious turn as Biden credited the death of his son, "my Beau" Biden, who died at 46 years old almost two years ago due to brain...More..

3-5 Inches of Snow Possible for Long Island
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

3-5 Inches of Snow Possible for Long Island

To date, Mid-Missouri has only seen 1.6 inches of snow , which has placed it in the record books as the second-least snowiest winter on record during the winter months. Winds: 5 to 15 miles per hour, with gust...More..

Muhammad Ali's son detained at U.S. airport for second time
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Muhammad Ali's son detained at U.S. airport for second time

Wasserman Schultz told Local 10 News reporter Derek Shore that she was approached by Ali Jr.'s attorney after the incident. The Transport Security Administration has disputed Mr Mancini's version of events, s...More..

by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

State Dept: Tillerson has recused himself from Keystone decision

Trump said February 28. In one of his first decisions as president, Donald Trump invited the Keystone builder, TransCanada, to resubmit its application to construct and operate the pipeline. Annie Leonard, ex...More..

Detained DACA Recipient Released, But Dreamers Still At Risk
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Detained DACA Recipient Released, But Dreamers Still At Risk

Vargas has been in the US since her parents brought her here from Argentina at the age of 7. According to her petition , one of the ICE agents who had participated in the raid on her home said to her, "Rem...More..

Train crashes into charter bus in Biloxi, Mississippi
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Train crashes into charter bus in Biloxi, Mississippi

Witnesses said the passengers on the bus were senior citizens. Emergency crews were spotted removing people from the bus through the emergency windows. The bus reportedly came from Austin, Texas. The company ...More..

97-year-old twins die on the same day
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

97-year-old twins die on the same day

Later that night, the younger sister left, and authorities believe Williams may have tripped and fallen in the driveway as she walked out to her auto. Police believe that Jean may have seen her sister fall an...More..

by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Jon Stewart's Message to the Media Is Something Everyone Needs to Hear

When Colbert asked Stewart what he thought about White House press secretary Sean Spicer excluding outlets like CNN , The New York Times , and Politico from an informal press briefing on Friday, Stewart was...More..

Jewish cemetery vandalized in NY state
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Jewish cemetery vandalized in NY state

Carmel Cemetery in Philadelphia is unbelievably disturbing to those whose loved ones are buried there and all Jewish people throughout Pennsylvania", Wolf wrote. A police organisation is offering 3,000 dollar...More..

Undocumented dad taken by ICE while dropping kids off at school
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Undocumented dad taken by ICE while dropping kids off at school

Jocelyn Avelica, Avelica-Gonzalez's 19-year-old daughter, told LAist that the ICE agents' vehicle had been following her father since he left their house that morning. Is the solution for illegal immigration...More..

State Department Faces 37% Trump Funding Cut as Senators Resist
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

State Department Faces 37% Trump Funding Cut as Senators Resist

On Monday, they got even more reason for concern. One thing is turning a lot of heads: His promise to increase military spending by $54 billion: "I am sending the Congress a budget that rebuilds the military,...More..

by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Rand Paul says Obamacare 'repeal' secrecy is cause for concern

You may recall that in 2009, there were Republican complaints that they did not have time to read the bill before Democrats pushed the Affordable Care Act to a vote. "You will take the House version or nothing ...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Independent commission needed for Russian Federation probe

Mr. Trump has slammed the intelligence agencies for their handling of the investigation and for what he has said were damaging leaks from the probe. "I have long-supported the House Intelligence Committee's b...More..

Federal judge: Bathroom choice a decision for Pine-Richland transgender students
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Federal judge: Bathroom choice a decision for Pine-Richland transgender students

It appears that President Trump's decision to remove protections for students who are transgender may cause more harm to such students. A federal judge on Monday ruled that three transgender students at a...More..