Ohio schools could lose millions in Medicaid cuts

But the version that was passed by the House of Representatives could see a lot of changes before it hits the Senate. Eleven per cent of Republicans oppose the legislation, with 20 per cent who said they were not sure if they favoured or opposed it... More..

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Los Angeles school board reviewing resolution to make schools sanctuaries
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Los Angeles school board reviewing resolution to make schools sanctuaries

The School Board voted to use some of an additional $435,000 in added state revenue to boost 1,400 teachers' salaries to better align their pay with their years of experience. According to the report, all 140 t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

'Sickening' Details of Fraternity Pledge's Final Hours Revealed

Piazza died two days after suffering his injuries. "This is a very sad day for Centre County - it's been sad ever since we lost a child for reasons that are totally preventable". The chapter house was celebr...More..

McConnell asks all senators to join all-male health group
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

McConnell asks all senators to join all-male health group

Price was asked on the "The Mike Gallagher Show" about criticism of the Senate working group comprised of 13 white men tasked with passing a health care bill. The current GOP plan would undo the mostly federa...More..

The most striking quotes from James Comey's testimony
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The most striking quotes from James Comey's testimony

He said given the two choices, he chose to speak up. "Look, this was bad". Comey said it made him feel "mildly nauseous" to think his actions in October might have influenced the race won by Republican Dona...More..

Trump executive order calls for review of
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump executive order calls for review of "egregious" federal land grab

The review will examine recent monument designations of 100,000 acres or more since the Clinton administration and make recommendations as to whether they should be rescinded, resized, or modified. The Departme...More..

Climate March Pushes Back Against Trump Agenda
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Climate March Pushes Back Against Trump Agenda

View Jeff Malet's photos of the "People's Climate March" in D.C.by clicking on the photo icons below. And as was the case with the previous weekend's March for Science, some protesters got extra-creative wi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Scenes From the May Day Immigrant Rights Protests Happening All Over America

Protests in Chicago's Haymarket Square turned deadly a few days later, and that event led to the International Socialist Conference establishing International Workers' Day. They're among the tens of thousands...More..

Evacuations ordered though many stay put — Georgia wildfire
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Evacuations ordered though many stay put — Georgia wildfire

As noted, the fire, which was caused by lightning in the beginning of April in the Reserve "Okefenokee National", burned more than 47,7 thousands of hectares of forests. Hopkins said it was a half-hour before a...More..

Moon Jae-in's key national defense and foreign policy pledges
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Moon Jae-in's key national defense and foreign policy pledges

South Korean presidential candidate Moon Jae-in of the Democratic Party raises his hands as he arrives for an election campaign in Goyang, South Korea, Thursday, May 4, 2017. Moon also says he would be willing ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Charlie Dent hopes Senate gets Medicaid right

MARGARET TALEV: Yes, I think your point is important that it's - not to conflate what everyone was anxious about with the actual numbers on the ground, but as a political matter, the way Americans perceive it d...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump administration cuts half of EPA science integrity board

EPA spokesman J.P. Freire said the agency wants to consider new nominees, including those who may now work for regulated industries. The terms of at least 12 members of the board ended April 27, according to ...More..

List ranks best, worst states for working mothers
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

List ranks best, worst states for working mothers

In the study, Montana ranks 12th best in the USA for working moms. WalletHub analysts found that Democratic-leaning states favored working mothers more than Republican-leaning states. Vermont ranked No. 1 o...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

18 frat members, frat, charged in Penn State student's fatal fall

Piazza died in February after falling down the steps at the fraternity house during a bid acceptance party. He also had multiple traumatic brain injuries and a fracture at the base of his skull. There were peop...More..

Georgia Governor rejects child custody bill over safety concerns
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Georgia Governor rejects child custody bill over safety concerns

Gov. Nathan Deal, a Republican, previous year vetoed similar legislation that had been approved by the Georgia Legislature. Channel 2's Richard Elliot does not expect him to sign the medical marijuana bill ...More..

Nearly 60 students escape fire on South Carolina school bus
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Nearly 60 students escape fire on South Carolina school bus

It is not known what started the fire, but officials say the driver, identified as Teresa Stroble, handled the situation perfectly. Turner said two students sitting in the back of the bus alerted the bus driv...More..

Appeals court hears arguments on President Trump's revised travel ban
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Appeals court hears arguments on President Trump's revised travel ban

Reuters reported that a key issue in the court's deliberations could be whether it agrees with the lower court's decision to take past statements by Trump about the need for a Muslim ban into account. Profe...More..

Kushner firm apologizes for reference to White House ties
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Kushner firm apologizes for reference to White House ties

Before transitioning to the White House, Jared Kushner was said to have raised USD50 million for a Trump-branded apartment complex from Chinese EB-5 applicants, Bloomberg reports . "As previously stated, he ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

(CMS) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.43 Per Share

Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. owned 0.93% of CMS Energy worth $116,273,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or r...More..

A father, daughter were trapped in sinking vehicle near Venice, officials say
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A father, daughter were trapped in sinking vehicle near Venice, officials say

Yeah, they were frozen with fear, but I'd like the family to know they certainly did everything they could to get out". Eugene Hayden, 88, and his daughter Carol Hayden, 64, were identified in a Facebook post...More..