US Republican leaders seek votes for healthcare bill

Leadership is struggling to secure enough votes for the new bill and Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin, reiterated to reporters on Thursday, "We're going to go when we have the votes, but that's the decision we'll make when we have it". On Wednesday, ... More..

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Judge Lets Nebraska Beer Stores Near Reservation Stay Open
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Judge Lets Nebraska Beer Stores Near Reservation Stay Open

The appeal supersedes the judge's ruling, which would have allowed the stores to stay in business. Lancaster County Judge Andrew Jacobsen ruled the commission decision was "arbitrary and unreasonable". "If so...More..

United reaches 'amicable' settlement with doctor dragged off flight
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

United reaches 'amicable' settlement with doctor dragged off flight

The airline said Thursday it will offer up to $10,000 to passengers who voluntarily give up their seat when too many people show up for a flight. Some of the changes will take effect immediately, and some...More..

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Artificial 'biobag' womb for extremely premature newborns in testing

He is shown near giant tanks holding a liquid created to simulate amniotic fluid. Six pre-term lambs were used in tests of the most recent version of the device , which evolved from a glass tank to the biob...More..

Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passes away at 70
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passes away at 70

Millions of Indians had reacted with shock and sympathy after a photograph of a frail and haggard Khanna in the hospital was leaked on social media weeks ago. Khanna, a former union minister, passed away this m...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Leaders weigh in on their debate performance

He put B.C. Liberal Leader Christy Clark on the defensive and knocked NDP Leader John Horgan off balance a few times. He said the B.C. government delayed taking action until last summer because wealthy develo...More..

Congress, Staff Won't Be Exempt From Key Obamacare Change (The Hill)
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Congress, Staff Won't Be Exempt From Key Obamacare Change (The Hill)

But House Republicans are not keen to repeat last month's debacle, when their leaders acquiesced to Trump's demand for a floor vote on the bill, only to unceremoniously yank the measure after determining it cou...More..

BCE Inc. (BCE) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

BCE Inc. (BCE) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS

Regentatlantic Capital LLC raised its position in shares of BCE by 5.6% in the first quarter. 1832 Asset Management L.P. now owns 10,218,694 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $472,173,000 after...More..

Countdown to the Browns' Draft Day decisions
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Countdown to the Browns' Draft Day decisions

Considering the draft will begin in just a few hours, we thought it would be a good idea to refresh everyone which players will likely be taking the stage tonight to greet National Football League commissioner ...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Scientists Take Big Step Toward 'Artificial Womb' To Save Premature Babies

Photos courtesy of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and iStock. A sort of umbilical cord is attached to it as well. Sensors and automation ensure the environment is nearly perfectly sterile and the temperat...More..

North Korea Faces Tighter Sanctions Under Trump Strategy
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

North Korea Faces Tighter Sanctions Under Trump Strategy

It is not clear what further sanctions Washington could impose. "The United States seeks stability and the peaceful denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. "We should take the steps necessary including seco...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Artificial Womb Developed to Help Premature Babies Grow

However, all of this is about to change as a team of scientists from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia have created history by developing a unique womb-like device that could potentially change the ...More..

Police ambush killer back in court for sentence
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Police ambush killer back in court for sentence

The judge said the jury's sentencing decision was "entirely warranted". Douglass chatted with them privately for several minutes before Frein was sentenced, doling out handshakes and hugs. Prosecutors portrayed...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

'The Simpsons' Has a Fittingly Dour Take on Trump's First 100 Days

The real estate mogul seemed to be the right comedic fit at the time, episode writer Dan Greaney told The Washington Post's Michael Cavna. Saturday marks Trump's 100th day in office. Press secretary Sean Spic...More..

State auditor slams UC over $175M in hidden funds
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

State auditor slams UC over $175M in hidden funds

State Auditor Elaine Howle's office found that Napolitano's office had accumulated more than $175 million in reserves that it failed to disclose, and that it created secret budgets to spend those reserve funds....More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

New GOP proposal for Affordable Care cuts even more harmful | Sires

The new changes to the bill would allow states to apply for waivers to repeal key ObamaCare provisions, such as the protection against people with pre-existing conditions being charged more and the requirement ...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Energy drink study shows they pose a serious risk to your heart

Scientists did a research observing 18 healthy men and women after consuming an energy drink. Energy drinks also, it seems, change blood pressure. In fact the study showed just one drink can trigger potenti...More..

Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray reach quarterfinals of Barcelona Open
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray reach quarterfinals of Barcelona Open

Top-seeded Andy Murray advanced to the third round at the Barcelona Open after Bernard Tomic withdrew from the tournament on Wednesday. Nadal was at his irresistible best from the start, landing with his trad...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

U.S. to employ mix of sanctions, diplomacy to rein in North Korea

The US and North Korea have stepped up warnings to each other over North Korea's development of nuclear weapons and missiles in defiance of United Nations resolutions. A photograph of the site showed a THAAD in...More..

David Dao, United Airlines agree on settlement over dragging incident
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

David Dao, United Airlines agree on settlement over dragging incident

Munoz said he was going to do the right thing, and he has", the lawyer said. The New York Times reported that Hobart said in an email that the company was pleased with the "amicable resolution" between Davi...More..