CEO: A 'come from behind' win for Kentucky

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin says he will announce a project that will bring jobs to struggling eastern Kentucky. That's not what I'm after anymore. "Our team recognizes an opportunity to make incredible impacts both in the global aluminum industry a... More..

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Michigan teen dies after track meet race

Her friends valued their relationship with her because who she was". Carsten said it's unknown if Jasmin had a pre-existing condition. Meet officials called an ambulance and transported her to the hospital in...More..

Florida lawmakers pass bill to tear down 'liquor wall'
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Florida lawmakers pass bill to tear down 'liquor wall'

The legislation now heads to Gov. Rick Scott. The state has already taken half-measures in that direction, including allowing grocery stores with restaurant licenses to sell wine to-go. They spent months spea...More..

Ann Coulter Still Plans to Speak at UC Berkeley Despite Safety Concerns
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Ann Coulter Still Plans to Speak at UC Berkeley Despite Safety Concerns

Now, school officials said they'll work with Berkeley College Republicans and BridgeUSA - the student groups that originally invited Coulter - to find a spot for her to speak. "What are they going to do?" O...More..

Spicer Reflects on Hitler Gaffe: 'There's No Comparing Atrocities'
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Spicer Reflects on Hitler Gaffe: 'There's No Comparing Atrocities'

In the CNN interview, Mr Spicer said: "My comments today did not reflect the president's, were a distraction from him and frankly were misstated, insensitive and wrong". Spicer was in the hot seat Wednesday a...More..

Bernie Sanders Talks
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Bernie Sanders Talks "Turning Nebraska Blue" During Visit to Omaha

And then when you talk about that, you see, wow, we really are in agreement. "But when we do that, we do not forget about the people who kept the lights on for decades", he said. Perez also is convinced that ...More..

Three Seattle police officers shot after attempted robbery
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Three Seattle police officers shot after attempted robbery

One of the three suspects is dead according to a police spokesperson. One suspect was dead, authorities said, and another was being questioned. "All suspects in custody". The department disclosed the shooting...More..

Supporters and opponents at Sen. Bernie Sanders rally in Omaha
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Supporters and opponents at Sen. Bernie Sanders rally in Omaha

But like most road trips, there have been some bumps along the way. "You don't need a PHD in economics to know that it is immoral and bad economics to support legislation that would through hundreds of thousa...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Why United Airlines CEO Met With Chinese Diplomats After David Dao Incident

Rodney Davis, R-Ill. "You can and should expect more from us, and as CEO I take full responsibility for making this right ", Munoz said. The airline suffered a public relations disaster after a video e...More..

No injuries reported in St. Louis home explosion
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

No injuries reported in St. Louis home explosion

No one was in the vacant home, but fire crews are checking as a precaution. Several neighboring homes were evacuated due to the threat of a potential gas leak. A house in St. Louis exploded on Wednesday morning...More..

Crews respond to explosion in north St. Louis
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Crews respond to explosion in north St. Louis

Louis Fire Department described the home as completely destroyed and is checking the surrounding houses' natural gas levels, Fox 2 reported . The St. Fire officials in St. Louis continue their investigation ...More..

'The Wall's Going to Get Built, Folks': Trump Defiant on Border Wall
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

'The Wall's Going to Get Built, Folks': Trump Defiant on Border Wall

The current spending plan for USA government operations runs out at midnight Friday, leaving Trump and congressional negotiators just days to reach an accord on funding priorities through the end of September. ...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Senate confirms Perdue as secretary of agriculture

President Donald Trump's proposed budget would slash spending on agriculture research and other rural development. Like Vilsack, Perdue was governor of a large diversified agricultural state who takes over USDA...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Commander says USA may need stronger defense against North Korea missiles

Schuster said such an announcement would be formal and public. The nuclear-powered USS Michigan submarine arrived at Busan in what was described as a routine port visit to rest the crew and load supplies. "...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Dairy farms face tight deadline in trade fight

I was pleased to hear that WHEDA has moved to implement one avenue through which the State of Wisconsin can assist the dozens of farmers impacted by the ongoing dairy crisis. Trump also announced the placement ...More..

Reviewing H-1B programme too little too late say lawmakers
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Reviewing H-1B programme too little too late say lawmakers

They seek a more merit-based way to give the visas to highly skilled workers. In order to meet the new requirements, this steel must be melted and poured in the United States, ensuring that the entire steel s...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Donald Trump to order review of national monument designations

An attack on Bears Ears is tantamount to an attack on any existing monument - including our own Colorado National Monument. Many of Utah's top federal and state officials have called for a rescission - or at ...More..

Answer Man: No area sanctuary cities, but what about counties?
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Answer Man: No area sanctuary cities, but what about counties?

Both Minneapolis and St. Paul have taken steps to limit local law enforcement work on immigration, but according to a story in the St. Paul Pioneer Press a few months ago , both cities shy away from being desc...More..

White House prepares draft of NAFTA withdrawal notice
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

White House prepares draft of NAFTA withdrawal notice

The Trump administration is considering an executive order on withdrawing the USA from NAFTA, according to two White House officials, explains Politico . "People don't realize, Canada's been very rough on the ...More..

Donald Trump Administration Unveils Ambitious Tax Reform Plan
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Donald Trump Administration Unveils Ambitious Tax Reform Plan

The outlined changes to the tax code are the most concrete guidance so far on Trump's vision for spurring job growth. Republicans have been working under a budget maneuver that would allow them to pass a tax ...More..