Europe's once positive world view of US slips under Trump

Other policy ideas mentioned include the withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, ending support for major trade agreements, Trump's executive order banning travel from six Muslim-majority countries and withdrawal from global climate agreements. More..

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District Lines Gave GOP Advantage in 2016

The analysis found four times as many states with Republican-skewed state House or Assembly districts than Democratic ones. An Associated Press analysis found those districts also have produced a consistent...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Donald Trump's Muslim ban to be implemented after Supreme Court ruling

Trump's ban on travel to the USA from the six listed countries is of outcome to people falling into only two categories: Those who claim to want to visit the U.S.as tourists but who have no close family in the ...More..

Oscar Mayer plumps up Wienerfleet with Wienermini, Wiener Rover, Wienercycle and Wienerdrone
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Oscar Mayer plumps up Wienerfleet with Wienermini, Wiener Rover, Wienercycle and Wienerdrone

These radical changes made Oscar Mayer the first national brand to remove all added nitrates and nitrites, by-products and artificial preservatives from the meat in its entire line of hot dogs, all without ch...More..

HIV Testing Day today
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

HIV Testing Day today

Now, if you get treated early you can get on medication and you can live to be 70, 80, 90 years old. Medical advances and treatments have made it possible to have HIV and control the virus. Knowing your HIV s...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Who can get around the travel ban?

President Donald Trump is hailing Monday's Supreme Court decision on his controversial travel ban as a "clear victory for our national security ". What's not bona fide? The American Civil Liberties Union...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Trump demands apology, accuses Obama of having 'colluded or obstructed'

In a tweet Monday morning, Trump said the Russian Federation investigation has turned up "zero "tapes" of T [rump] people colluding. I should be given apology!" he wrote on Twitter. Last week, White House s...More..

United States population is aging, but Tennessee skews older still
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

United States population is aging, but Tennessee skews older still

The proportion of children and teenagers has shrunk in nearly all areas except for among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders where the majority of growth has come from Australia's youngest citizens. Same-s...More..

US Senate Passes Sanctions Against Iran And Russia
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

US Senate Passes Sanctions Against Iran And Russia

Rand Paul of Kentucky and Mike Lee of Utah, both Republicans, were the only votes against it - bolsters existing sanctions and would allow Congress to thwart any presidential effort to curtail sanctions without...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

US Supreme Court reinstates Donald Trump's travel ban

In the meantime, the Supreme Court agreed to let Trump's 90-day immigration travel ban go into effect for some people, reversing the actions of lower federal courts that had put the controversial policy complet...More..

Harry Birthday, Harry Potter!
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Harry Birthday, Harry Potter!

If you've ever wondered what a real merperson looks like, now's your chance. And muggles all over the world are celebrating two decades of magical madness, from seven books to spin off film series and theme p...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

America's Cup: New Zealand beat Team USA to win title

Emirates Team New Zealand helmsman Peter Burling crosses the boat in race nine against Oracle Team USA during America's Cup sailing competition Monday, June 26, 2017, in Hamilton, Bermuda. The common denomina...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

One number puts the Democrat loss in Georgia in stunning perspective

Handel's swearing in comes less than a week after her wider-than-expected victory over Democrat Jon Ossoff in a nationally-watched special election that was viewed as a referendum on President Donald Trump ....More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

India's Modi in Washington to Meet Trump for Bilateral Talks

He said that the strikes proved that India can stand in its own defence when needed. Later in the day, Prime Minister Modi addressed the Indian diaspora in Virginia where he talked about terrorism , counte...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Sens. Susan Collins, Rand Paul express doubts about Senate health care bill

The bill also makes major cuts and structural changes to Medicaid , a health insurance program relied upon by almost 75 million Americans - primarily low-income, disabled, and elderly. On Friday, Sanders tw...More..

Scantily-clad women entertain inmates inside prison
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Scantily-clad women entertain inmates inside prison

Pictures of the women entertaining the inmates began circulating on social media over the weekend, leading many to speculate that life was better behind bars than on the outside. Asked if the department was awa...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Arizonans Share Perspectives On New Senate Health Bill

The subsidies will be linked to recipients' income in the Senate bill , a "major improvement" from a measure approved last month by the House that tied them exclusively to age, Republican Senator Susan Collin...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Trump confirms he called the Republicans' healthcare bill 'mean'

Senator Manchin also said the Republicans do not have the votes to get the bill passed this week. Conservative Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said he is opposing the Senate bill because it "is not anywhere close to r...More..

Key Democrat Agrees With Trump: Obama Should Have Acted on Hacks
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Key Democrat Agrees With Trump: Obama Should Have Acted on Hacks

A forceful, public rebuke to the Russians , delivered in August, would have alerted the USA electorate to beware the shenanigans and maybe even shamed Moscow into stopping their evil transgressions. The FBI op...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Insurance study ties legal pot to boost in car crash claims

Marijuana legalization appears to increase the rate of traffic accidents, but it doesn't necessarily mean there will be more deadly crashes. But what is surprising is the results from a new study from the ...More..