Yes, Dems Should Block Gorsuch While the FBI's Trump Probe Goes on

Under friendly questioning by Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley, an Iowa Republican, Judge Gorsuch, 49, said he would also be able to "put politics aside" when ruling on cases. However, the remaining gang of 14 members still in the... More..

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Chip and Joanna Gaines land new TV series
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Chip and Joanna Gaines land new TV series

So far, no word has been said if Joanna's husband, Chip, will make an appearance or two on the show. Fixer Upper fans will soon have one more television show to add to their watch list. Fans should expect it ...More..

Ice hockey-US women expect player solidarity in wage dispute
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Ice hockey-US women expect player solidarity in wage dispute

On the final day of March, defending tournament champion Team USA is scheduled to face Canada in a preliminary round game (7:30 p.m. puck drop) with a game 3:30 p.m. The players said in a statement that they're...More..

Rep. Hartzler Urged to Vote Against AHCA
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Rep. Hartzler Urged to Vote Against AHCA

In Central Illinois alone, more than 150,000 people could lose health insurance. If essential health benefits requirements were eliminated, people could end up with health plans that don't cover the prescri...More..

Patriots to visit White House on April 19
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Patriots to visit White House on April 19

A few team members have already announced that they would not make the trip to the White House, including tight end Martellus Bennett , cornerback Devin McCourty and running back LeGarrette Blount , who all c...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Schumer Calls Gorsuch Confirmation 'Unseemly' Because Of FBI Probe

Judge Neil Gorsuch testifies during the second day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, March 21, 2017 in Washing...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Schumer Urges Opposition to Gorsuch for Supreme Court

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announced on Thursday that Democrats will try to mount a filibuster against President Trump's nominee for the US Supreme Court. If that rule change is made, going forward it...More..

Rudy Gobert scores career-high 35 as Jazz rally to beat Knicks
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Rudy Gobert scores career-high 35 as Jazz rally to beat Knicks

The Jazz averaged just 89.7 points per contest in losses to Cleveland, Chicago and in and shot under 30 percent from the perimeter each time. Jeff Hornacek said he was going to start shortening minutes and gi...More..

USA high court hands disabled students win on education standards
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

USA high court hands disabled students win on education standards

Chief Justice John Roberts said that it was not enough for school districts to get by with minimal instruction for special-needs children. The Associated Press reports that the court's decision to require...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

GOP senator open to 'nuclear option' if Dems filibuster Gorsuch

A growing number of Senate Democrats want to pause confirmation hearings for Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch while the Federal Bureau of Investigation probes alleged coordination betwe...More..

House to vote on health care plan; local congressmen split
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

House to vote on health care plan; local congressmen split

Now, after meeting with Trump and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, Barletta says he will vote for the bill . Barletta, an immigration hard-liner, had said earlier he opposed the bill because it did not contai...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Gorsuch: I'm 'sorry' for ruling against autistic student

Instead, Gorsuch said that Heller is the "law of the land", firmly describing that decision as a binding precedent. But Gorsuch wrote that to comply with IDEA, public school programs need to allow students ...More..

CNN's Gergen Cites Non-Existent Newer CBO Report on GOP Health Care Bill
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

CNN's Gergen Cites Non-Existent Newer CBO Report on GOP Health Care Bill

The right-wing, Tea Party-infused House Freedom Caucus had already announced that their members would vote against the bill en masse, calling the legislation "Obamacare lite". A tweet from a Northern Kentucky...More..

GSA Rules Trump's DC Hotel Lease Is In 'Full Compliance'
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

GSA Rules Trump's DC Hotel Lease Is In 'Full Compliance'

As expected, it has allowed President Trump to hold that lease even though the lease expressly forbidshis doing so: it says that "No member or delegate to Congress, or elected official of the Government of the ...More..

NYPD probes racist background of black Manhattan man's killer
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

NYPD probes racist background of black Manhattan man's killer

Authorities said Jackson walked into the NYPD substation in Times Square Tuesday and announced he was wanted in the stabbing of a 66-year-old man that happened 24 hours earlier. EMS responders transported...More..

Utah gov. signs .05 DUI limit, strictest in US
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Utah gov. signs .05 DUI limit, strictest in US

The bill would make Utah the first to lower the blood-alcohol limit to be legally drunk while driving from.08 to.06 blood alcohol content. During a press conference Thursday, Herbert dismissed the idea that...More..

Twin Baby Girls Found Dead in NJ Apartment
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Twin Baby Girls Found Dead in NJ Apartment

The Camden County Prosecutor's Office is handling the investigation and has not yet released any information as to how the twins died. The girls were pronounced dead by Dr. "Like she was crying really bad". ...More..

A-to-Z guide to Badgers in Sweet 16
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

A-to-Z guide to Badgers in Sweet 16

Eight days after Xavier knocked Marquette out of the Big East tournament in the quarterfinals, Williams bugged out to Virginia Tech. Despite being a large family of Packers, Patriots, Bears, Vikings, Seahawks...More..

Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman, Mother Face Backlash At WBC
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman, Mother Face Backlash At WBC

The World Baseball Classic has sadly come to an end, with Team USA beating Team Puerto Rico 8-0 on Wednesday night to win its very first WBC Championship. Manfred and players' union head Tony Clark appear to ...More..

Man accused in Srinivas Kuchibhotla killing appears before court
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Man accused in Srinivas Kuchibhotla killing appears before court

Spicer said the Trump administration believes the way to stem such crimes is by continuing to "call them out" and by engaging with law enforcement. "As the governor of State of Kansas i would like to express ...More..