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Senate Republicans release bill to cut Medicaid

They said GOP characterizations of the law as failing are wrong and said the Republican plan would boot millions off coverage and leave others facing higher o...


Here Is Every Republican Senator Who Opposes the Health Care Bill

Yet it still would force those states to figure out what to do about the millions of lower-income Americans who used it to gain health coverage. Assistant Dir...


Senate Holdouts Seek Upper Hand in Perilous Health Bill Talks

Senate Republicans have said they plan to vote on the bill July 4, a timeline Sen. The American Academy of Pediatrics says it opposes the Republican pla...


North Korea warns against following 'psychopath' Donald Trump

Joseph Yun, the U.S. special representative for North Korea policy, who visited Pyongyang and brought Warmbier home. Yet, there's a qualifier that keeps c...


Senate Republicans unveil Obamacare replacement bill

Some conservatives have expressed concerns that the outlines of the plan presented in recent weeks would not repeal enough of Obamacare or do enough to lower pr...


Senate health care bill unveiled: Here's how it would affect you

Mr. Trump previously expressed the hope that the Senate version would be less brutal. "But they're not giving us the ability to manage the care". "You know,...


Elections not so special for Democrats

President Donald Trump claimed hard-fought congressional victories Wednesday, intensifying an already hard day of questions for Capitol Hill Democrats . ...


Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., joined by, from left, Sen. Republicans had been briefed on the plan behind closed doors. "It's not being writte...


Key Issues to Look for in the Senate Health Care Bill

The Senate version is expected to adhere similarly to those cuts, but based on reports outlining the discussions, some changes could make the bill more poli...


NRATV's Colion Noir has Some Strong Words about Philando Castile's Death

The evidence also included dashcam video showing Yanez opening fire while standing outside the driver's side window. In her closing argument Monday, prosecu...


The Supreme Court has a chance to restore democracy to redistricting

Democrats hope a favorable decision will help them cut into GOP electoral majorities. On Monday, the US Supreme Court agreed to hear an appeal case inv...


Brian Harman looks for major breakthrough at US Open

He showed spunk after holding off Johnson at Wells Fargo, a victory that secured him a spot at Erin Hills . Harman missed the cut in his previous two U.S. ...


House Not Pushing Senate on New York Medicaid Change

According to the latest polling , from Quinnipiac University, 44 percent of people expect health insurance costs will go up under the House Republican bill...


Trump Adopts Harder Line On Cuba

According to reports by one USA official who had seen the president's memorandum on the issue, the rollback will include a tightening of travel restricitons on...


Rallies against Islamic law draw counter-protests nationwide

The rallies were held in more than two dozen United States cities, including Boston. They say their concern is that Sharia law only oppresses women and that...


Proposed education cuts in Trump FY 2018 budget are a non-starter — Blunt

Jeff Merkley , a Democrat from OR, had a fiery exchange on Tuesday when DeVos testified before a Senate committee about her department's budget . In respon...


Democrats Accuse Recused Nunes of Launching Own Russia Probe

He also this week issued subpoenas to three former Obama administration officials to testify on their any requests they made to unmask US individuals. Among...


US CEOs urge Trump to stay in Paris agreement

The intended result is to limit global warming to less than two degrees. The opposite is also true: US greenhouse gas emissions could continue to go down, at ...


Memorial Day service Monday

The Champion Volunteer Fire Department will serve as Color Guard. The Logan Cemetery Board will serve refreshments following the service. Memorial Park on Woo...


Trump 'evolving' on climate

President Donald Trump's views on climate change are "evolving" following discussions with European leaders who are pushing for him to stay in the Paris cli...


Key benchmarks in President Donald Trump's budget

Fair enough, though Trump also promised not to touch Medicaid , and the health-care bill he backs does exactly that. In 2016, about 7.7 million people receiv...


American families anxious changes to Obamacare could limit medical care

The mission of the National Right to Life organization is "to protect and defend the most fundamental right of humankind, the right of every innocent human bein...


Congressman calls for Trump's impeachment on House floor

What does it mean to be impeached? . Odd he would do this since Trump campaign officials are being investigated for their potential ties to Russian Federatio...


Senators: Rosenstein knew of Comey firing before memo

Pelosi herself has always been a target of Republican criticism. Trump wrote on Thursday morning. Trump was also briefed on how the investigation will proceed...


Do Fidget Spinners Really Help With ADHD? Nope, Experts Say

Rozier noticed the devices a few months before they got popular, and his interest was piqued. Originally touted as a focusing tool for the attention-deficient, ...


James Comey's firing: Donald Trump frustration finally boiled into action

Democrats accused the Republican president of firing Comey to try to undermine the FBI's probe into Russia's alleged efforts to meddle in the 2016 electio...


A strong field, an unpredictable course at Players

I think I missed one green and that was No. 5. Aussies struggling on the final few holes was a common theme, with Aaron Baddeley also suffering a late collaps...


Rep. Erik Paulsen calls for independent investigation into Russian interference

It wasn't until an appearance on Fox News' Bret Baier show Wednesday evening that Ryan addressed the extraordinary turn of events - and he did so by sticking wi...


A collision of free speech at a commencement

Journalists covering the ceremony also reported that multiple graduates stood with their backs to DeVos throughout much of her speech. Protesters on Tues...


Senators on defensive over all-male healthcare panel

Conservatives argued the House's refundable tax credits were little more than a new entitlement program, a new name for the Obamacare subsidies Republicans had ...


Health care debate shifting over to Senate

In the private market, the latest Republican bill would lower insurance premiums for younger, healthier people and raise them for older, sicker people and those...


Maine reaches its lowest unemployment rate on record

The United States' jobless rate declined two-tenths of a percentage point, from 4.7 percent in February to 4.5 percent in March. The sector also lost 5,000 jobs...


Federal judge in Baltimore approves sweeping plan for police reforms

In 1997, city police were placed under a consent decree for problems ranging from excessive force and false arrests to illegal searches and lax officer discip...


Federal judge in Baltimore approves sweeping plan for police reforms

In 1997, city police were placed under a consent decree for problems ranging from excessive force and false arrests to illegal searches and lax officer discip...


U.S. top court urged to decide church case despite state policy flip

The Court is expected to issue a ruling by the end of June. A full bench will hear oral arguments in this case, since Justice Neil Gorsuch is now filling the ...