Obama Calls On Congress To Show 'Courage' On Health Care

Speaking at the John F Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston on Sunday night, where he was given the Profiles of Courage award, he said: "Because of that vote, 20 million people got healthcare who didn't have it before. "Our politics re... More..

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The White House Correspondents' Dinner Went On Without President Trump
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

The White House Correspondents' Dinner Went On Without President Trump

However, this year's White House Correspondents' Dinner was a tad bit different. How? Do you think Trump should have attended the dinner? It was a C-SPAN trifecta of political tension, rancor and laughs...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

President Trump: Australia's universal health care system better than US

It would be anathema to US Republicans. "ObamaCare is dead", the president continued. Just before his departure for the airport Mr Turnbull repeatedly used one word to describe the Australian-US relationshi...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Vulnerable House Republicans fear political consequences after healthcare vote

He said language on the tax credits was not needed in the proposed bill since it is an Internal Revenue Service regulation . A number of GOP senators said Medicaid cuts, doubts about coverage for pre-e...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Flynn Never Told DIA That Russians Paid Him, Officials Say

When Flynn became national security adviser, he was required to obtain a new White House security clearance under the auspices of the Central Intelligence Agency, but the clearance wasn't granted before he was ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump dumps Obamacare, salutes Medicare

Trump for admitting that universal health care is the better way to go". Trump raised eyebrows when he told Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Thursday in New York, "You have better health care tha...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Did you spot the hidden symbol on Emma Watson's MTV Awards outfit?

Please welcome its star, Tracee Ellis Ross and Congresswoman Maxine Waters. "And I want to thank my family... and my mum and dad for being so supportive". He suggested that as a well-known performer, she should...More..

DePaul men's basketball lands 5-star recruit Tyger Campbell
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

DePaul men's basketball lands 5-star recruit Tyger Campbell

Campbell is listed as a four-star recruit in the composite rankings, and Scout.com rates him as a five-star. The 5-11 Campbell spent two years at La Lumiere under Heirman and was a key part of the Lakers winn...More..

Trump threat to Paris climate pact casts shadow over Bonn talks
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump threat to Paris climate pact casts shadow over Bonn talks

The plan comes amid Tokyo's concerns that Trump may announce a US departure from the accord at a May 26-27 summit of the Group of Seven industrialized nations in Italy, the source said. is going backwards". T...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Texas governor signs ban on so-called 'sanctuary cities'

Protests over the Texas bill have been intense for months and about 20 people were charged with criminal trespassing last week after staging a daylong sit-in at a state building where some of Abbott's staff wor...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Mexico, police chief slam Texas' 'sanctuary city' ban

Chief William McManus on Monday ripped Republican lawmakers over the law signed Sunday night, which opponents say is the nation's most anti-immigrant law since an Arizona crackdown in 2010. Democratic state Rep...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Fired Texas Police Officer Who Shot, Killed Teen Faces Murder Charge

Though we understand what his life and death means symbolically, we are not ready to make a martyr of our son. The Balch Springs Police Department on Tuesday announced it had dismissed Oliver for violating de...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Engaged Doctors Killed, Suspect Arraigned in Hospital

The Boston Police Department said the suspect "immediately began firing" after encountering the officers at around 8:38 p.m. During the arraignment, NBC News reported , Teixeira nodded "only slightly in re...More..

Mexico criticizes new Texas 'sanctuary city' law
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Mexico criticizes new Texas 'sanctuary city' law

Then, Abbott invited the media to see him sign a bill prohibiting the state from conducting business with companies that boycott Israel in a packed room, surrounded by the bill's author and other lawmakers. Cri...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Phoenix serial killing suspect arrested in deaths of 7

New evidence and tips from the community led police to charge him with the eight other killings that happened between January 1, 2016, and June 12, 2016, Howard said. Authorities say Saucedo did not know the ot...More..

Donald Trump's Army Sec Nominee Withdraws After Being Attacked For His Religion
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Donald Trump's Army Sec Nominee Withdraws After Being Attacked For His Religion

Green is the second Trump nominee for Army secretary to withdraw . Military Times reported Green's decision comes amid controversy surrounding his previous remarks on transgender rights and homosexuality. As...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Court hearing on travel ban focuses on Trump's words and the Constitution

Judge Paul Niemeyer, a Republican appointee, appeared to side with the president. The judges aggressively questioned both Wall and Jadwat, making it unclear which way they might be leaning. SIEGEL: So that's ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Residents linger despite fire evacuation orders

Firefighters were battling Sunday to prevent the fire from spr. The dry conditions are fueling the rapidly growing fire, Baysinger said. Some road closures were in effect and the main entrance to the refuge w...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

U.S. in on climate talks as deal pullout floated

Mr Pruitt is a chief proponent of leaving the deal and has questioned the science which says humans are contributing to global warming. US President Donald Trump's threats to pull America out of the climate...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Obama Urges Congress To show 'Courage' On Health Care

Barack Obama has called on the sane-minded members of congress in a last-ditch effort to save Obamacare from the greedy, tiny hands of Donald Trump. "These men and women did the right thing, the hard thing, a...More..