Seeded South Carolina women overwhelm upset-minded Quinnipiac in Sweet 16

The Gamecocks, defeated Quinnipiac, 100-58, in the Stockton (CA) Regional. Gray had 19 points and eight rebounds as SC (30-4) won its eighth in a row, putting coach Dawn Staley's team in the Elite Eight for the second time in three years. More..

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Cuomo threatens to sue over GOP health care bill amendment
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Cuomo threatens to sue over GOP health care bill amendment

Chris Collins (R-Buffalo) and John Faso (R-Kinderhook) would only affect NY even though there are 16 other states where localities share in the cost of Medicaid, Cuomo said . Chris Collins of Erie County - a...More..

United States command: Mosul airstrike occured at the request of Iraq forces
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

United States command: Mosul airstrike occured at the request of Iraq forces

Joseph E. Scrocca, spokesman for the USA command in Baghdad, told the New York Times . Reports have indicated that the airstrike may have allegedly killed more than 100 civilians in western Mosul where USA...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Mo Brooks sticks to plan, will vote again GOP health care plan

You might have thought that the American Health Care Act's tax cuts for the rich and spending cuts for the poor slake the conservatives' thirst for upward redistribution. The CBO found that for a 64-year-ol...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

By any name, health care needs to be sensible

Over the past few days, something referred to as, quote, " essential health benefits " became one of the biggest sticking points in the health care debate. With just hours to go before the House is expected to ...More..

Texas Senate passes draconian transgender bathroom bill after scaremongering campaign
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Texas Senate passes draconian transgender bathroom bill after scaremongering campaign

It would also preempt local anti-discrimination laws meant to allow transgender residents to use public bathrooms that match their gender identity. Sylvia Garcia, "because they can't use the bathroom of the gen...More..

North Carolina man donates wife's wedding dress by mistake
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

North Carolina man donates wife's wedding dress by mistake

She put it in a bag so it could be cleaned and preserved, but her husband thought it was in a donation bag-and gave it away. Gelbert planned to preserve it as a family heirloom. "He thinks it got sold for $20...More..

Here's The Skinny On Meals On Wheels In Trump's Budget
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Here's The Skinny On Meals On Wheels In Trump's Budget

The most direct way that the local Meals on Wheels would be hurt by the Trump budget is through its elimination of the Community Development Block Grant program. American Legion Pacific Palisades Post 283 mad...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Burglary at Bellagio Hotel and Casino prompts lockdown on Vegas strip

No one was injured during the daring attempt, police said. Early reports on social media of shots being fired at the busy casino and hotel were false and there were no injuries, the Las Vegas Police Departm...More..

Man charged as run-over medic is mourned as job's matriarch
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Man charged as run-over medic is mourned as job's matriarch

George Lampon, who broke into tears a moment later. A contingent of EMTs stared down Jose Gonzalez as he was led out of the 43rd Precinct, professing his innocence, in handcuffs before dawn. "They were acti...More..

Rudy Gobert on Jazz teammates: 'Some of us just think about scoring.'
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Rudy Gobert on Jazz teammates: 'Some of us just think about scoring.'

Looking ahead at the remaining games on the schedule, the Clippers have a slight advantage with six of eight games at home, compared to five of nine for the Jazz, which may not mean as much since the Jazz's roa...More..

Prosecutors: No Federal Charges For De Blasio, Staff In Campaign Fundraising Probe
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Prosecutors: No Federal Charges For De Blasio, Staff In Campaign Fundraising Probe

The prosecutor said the de Blasio aides "monitored and directed the flow of money each step of the way from donor to the ultimate candidate recipient". De Blasio was interviewed by investigators from the offi...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Throwback Thursday: Obama signs the Affordable Care Act on March 23, 2010

Just minutes before a scheduled vote before Congress, Republican leaders withdrew their health care bill meant to replace the Affordable Care Act . "If legislators want to strengthen the country's care infra...More..

Man's arrest sees White House boost security
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Man's arrest sees White House boost security

The congressman, however, did express confidence in the personal interest taken by Kelly, who reportedly walked the White House grounds to familiarize himself with the security system in an attempt to improve...More..

California woman accused of abandoning child at store
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

California woman accused of abandoning child at store

Police in Southern California are asking the public for help finding a mother who they say is captured in surveillance footage abandoning her daughter at a grocery store. Paul Miranda said. "The mother never...More..

DC mayor offers plan to curb missing kid cases
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

DC mayor offers plan to curb missing kid cases

According to department statistics , more than 750 people have gone missing in the district since the start of the year, and more than 500 cases involve juveniles. And I don't know the facts but one missing chi...More..

Paramedics hailed as heroes after saving infant from submerged vehicle
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Paramedics hailed as heroes after saving infant from submerged vehicle

Inside, he found a 3-month-old unconscious boy floating in the vehicle with 6 to 8 inches of air space. The baby is expected to survive. The early-morning rescue of the baby on Thursday came amid a day of tra...More..

American Health Care Act will be bad for women
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

American Health Care Act will be bad for women

He said they should reconsider their position because it would defund the plant here and her abortion business and that funding would continue if the bill is defeated. Taylor added that 70 percent of Americans ...More..

Mother, 8-year-old daughter die in separate accidents within hour
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Mother, 8-year-old daughter die in separate accidents within hour

The child, who investigators identified as Patterson's daughter, died at the scene. A two-car crash yesterday in Valley Head killed one person and injured two others. Both were killed close to their home, a...More..

1-year-old girl killed as truck barrels into stroller in NYC
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

1-year-old girl killed as truck barrels into stroller in NYC

Reese Fluellen knows the mother because their children play together recounted the terrifying moments as the hysterical mother helplessly looked on. Bystanders rushed to the scene and tried to help. The child...More..