Is Obamacare Repeal Back On the Front Burner?

Deep divisions cut short Republican hopes for a quick revival of Obamacare replacement legislation on Wednesday, as Congress prepared to leave town for a two-week recess without a deal to end party infighting. "The president would like to see this do... More..

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Peaceful Jakubowski arrest was what police hoped for

Federal officers positively identified him around 6 a.m. and he surrendered without incident, "which is what we hoped for", Spoden said. Rock County Sheriff Robert Spoden explained in a statement reported b...More..

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Man Accused of Robbery, Manifesto Captured Friday

Friday, ending a nationwide manhunt stretching into more than a week. An arrest warrant was issued for Jakubowski after he allegedly stole 18 guns from a firearms shop in Janesville, Wisconsin. "Thank you to la...More..

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President Trump says Planned Parenthood funding is now a states issue

Trump signed into law a bill that empowers states to halt hundreds of millions in Title X federal funding from Planned Parenthood and other organizations that perform abortions. Connecticut's two senato...More..

Easter egg hunt Saturday, April 15
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Easter egg hunt Saturday, April 15

Saks Egg Hunt at Keystone Mall, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Big Hunt at the Springhill Baptist Church at 11 a.m.at 7370 N. Farm Road 159 in Springfield. Sunday morning at 10:30 everything starts here at the church, and ...More..

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US Chief Justice Roberts to speak at upstate NY event

Judge Neil M. Gorsuch has the typical background of a Supreme Court Justice. Roberts said the justices serve together for a long time, and they have to get along. "The Supreme Court now does operate in a high...More..

Cuomo's New York agenda feeds talk of presidential run
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Cuomo's New York agenda feeds talk of presidential run

Only students whose families earn $125,000 or less, are enrolled full time, and are pursuing an associate's or bachelor's degree for the first time will get the scholarship. Private colleges and universities ca...More..

North Korea rolls out intercontinental ballistic missiles, other weaponry at parade
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

North Korea rolls out intercontinental ballistic missiles, other weaponry at parade

Trump said on Thursday North Korea was a problem that "will be taken care of" and he believed Chinese President Xi Jinping would "work very hard" to help resolve it. " We will respond to an all-out war with a...More..

Easter egg hunt back on after fugitive's arrest
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Easter egg hunt back on after fugitive's arrest

The person was taken into custody without incident and identified as Jakubowski, the Rock County Sheriff's Office said. A criminal complaint filed in federal court Friday charged Jakubowski with theft of fire...More..

Arkansas Supreme Court halts execution of 1 of 7 inmates
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Arkansas Supreme Court halts execution of 1 of 7 inmates

Ward, 60, has been on death row since 1990 for strangling 18-year-old Rebecca Lynn Doss in the bathroom of a convenience store in Little Rock . April 14 The Arkansas Supreme Court on Friday granted an emerge...More..

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Clippers-Jazz playoff series is matchup of different styles

However, they are getting hot at the right time and have something to prove after last year's first-round ouster. With the exception of reserve guard Austin Rivers, they have everybody healthy. Although the Cli...More..

Trump to Keep White House Visitor Logs Secret
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Trump to Keep White House Visitor Logs Secret

The White House is not the only meeting location that watchdog groups are concerned about. In 2013 a federal court ruled that visitor logs for the White House itself fall under the category of " presidential ...More..

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China not currency manipulator: US report

Upon announcing his candidacy in 2015, Trump said China's currency practices were making it impossible for U.S. companies to compete and declared, "They're killing us". "They're not currency manipulators", he s...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

The Trump Administration Won't Release White House Visitor Logs

The Obama White House posted the records online about three months after the visits took place, except those that included names of people considered sensitive or who had personal relationships with the Obama...More..

Rubio, Nelson Split on Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch
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Rubio, Nelson Split on Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch

The seat earmarked for Garland is now going to Gorsuch, after Trump was made President. A "yes" vote is a vote to confirm the nominee. A final confirmation vote on Gorsuch is expected Friday and he could th...More..

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Kansas Democrat plans another run for Congress

Ryan has been a cash machine for the National Republican Congressional Committee, having recently kicked in $16.4 million to help GOP candidates across the country. Very few voters turn out for these special co...More..

Arkansas execution plans are blocked by judge
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Arkansas execution plans are blocked by judge

Another hearing on the matter has been set for Tuesday. As previously reported on The Root, the state of Arkansas was moving quickly to pull off eight executions in 10 days during the month of April as it tri...More..

Trump sends mixed signals on Obamacare
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Trump sends mixed signals on Obamacare

Three weeks later, he said he is determined to resurrect the health-care bill even if it means delaying the tax overhaul, telling The Wall Street Journal in an interview: "I want to get health care done .....More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Spicer: I "Screwed Up" with Assad-Hitler Comparison

Millions of Jewish people were killed in gas chambers by the Nazis during World War Two. The Daily News published an editorial Tuesday arguing Spicer is "not any good" at communicating the Trump adminis...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Korean army vows 'merciless' response to any USA provocation: KCNA

Mr Wang's comments come as the USA voices increasing concern at North Korea's development of nuclear weapons and deploys a Navy carrier group off the Korean peninsula. Engagement remains an option, but the goal...More..