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Comey to testify before Senate intel committee

The New York Times said the document, which was based on notes taken from inside the Oval Office and has been circulated as the official account of the meeting, was read to the newspaper by a USA o...

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GOP senators want United States to pull out of Paris climate accord

GOP senators want United States to pull out of Paris climate accord

President Trump has indicated he will wait until after the G7 leaders' summit in Italy this weekend before deciding if the U.S. will remain a party to the landmark Paris Agreement on climate change...

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Trump meets Pope Francis at Vatican

Cillizza accompanied his post with another photo of Trump and Pope Francis; this time, the pope looks plenty happy as he smiles pleasantly at Trump. In return, Trump gifted Francis with a set of f...

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Sen. Cassidy promises alternative to GOP healthcare plan

Sen. Cassidy promises alternative to GOP healthcare plan

The CBO reports that the bill could destabilize individual insurance markets in some states, leaving unhealthy Americans unable to buy insurance. And it highlighted how some provisions in the Hous...

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Volunteers honor fallen Decatur veterans this Memorial Day weekend

Following a brief ceremony at the veterans memorial near the high school, the parade will go along OH 60 to the Beverly Cemetery where a memorial ceremony will be held for the veterans buried in the...

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Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

What's more, Congress' ongoing and misplaced attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act has further destabilized the health insurance markets, as insurers face an unclear legislative and re...

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Senate intel issues 2 new subpoenas related to Flynn

Senate intel issues 2 new subpoenas related to Flynn

One of those memos reportedly details Trump pressuring Comey to shut down the bureau's investigation into former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn . Citing the Fifth Amendment right...

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Budget office to gauge health bill effect on coverage, cost

House Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., cited the flexibility the House bill would give states to determine coverage requirements and said , "That's why I'm actually comforted by the CBO report which ...

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After execution is postponed 7 times, man to be put to death

After execution is postponed 7 times, man to be put to death

Arthur was convicted of killing riverboat engineer Troy Wicker, who was fatally shot as he slept in the north Alabama city of Muscle Shoals. The strategy worked. Prior to the execution Troy Wicker's n...

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Does Trump's Budget Cut Medicaid Funding? No One Seems To Know

Does Trump's Budget Cut Medicaid Funding? No One Seems To Know

But some Republican lawmakers in the state welcomed what Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Prescott, called "a serious proposal from the White House to tackle our country's spending crisis and put us on sustainable ...

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Lawmakers demand swift action for Turkish Embassy violence

Lawmakers demand swift action for Turkish Embassy violence

Eleven people were injured, including a police officer , and nine were taken to a hospital, the Metropolitan Police chief, Peter Newsham, said at a news conference on Wednesday. The bloody brawl t...

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EU raises human rights in talks with Turkey's Erdogan - Tusk

EU raises human rights in talks with Turkey's Erdogan - Tusk

We still see the distinctions of "my terrorist, your terrorist". Erdogan held a closed-door meeting with Tusk and Juncker which was to focus on current Turkey-EU relations. And we say, if there is s...

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Report disputes claim on pre-existing conditions

In total, the number of American lacking health insurance in the United States could hit 51 million by 2026 under the GOP law, compared with an estimated 28 million under current law. While many law...

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GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

The CBO analysis has been anxiously awaited since the House passed the amended repeal bill on May 4, before the bipartisan research body had a chance to gauge its impacts. Trump's budget plan calls...

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A day to honor our fallen heroes — COMMUNITY VOICES

A day to honor our fallen heroes — COMMUNITY VOICES

Gerald Hocker, state Rep. Ron Gray and Sussex County Councilmen George Cole and Rob Arlett. Yet we know that some are unaware of the significance of the day. About 40% of all accidents that have h...

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Florida adds South Alabama to 2020 home schedule

Florida adds South Alabama to 2020 home schedule

In the last meeting between the teams, MI beat Florida 41-7 in the 2016 Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl. Florida State is coming off an Orange Bowl win over MI while Alabama fell just short of a seco...

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Majority believe Trump is abusing his presidential powers

Majority believe Trump is abusing his presidential powers

Ratings-obsessed President Trump hasn't seen a bump from his first "big foreign trip". In a Monmouth poll released late last week, 39 percent of respondents said they approve of the job Mr. T...

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Possible tornadoes damage homes, property in North Carolina

Possible tornadoes damage homes, property in North Carolina

The damage, as well as a tornado, have not been confirmed at this time. In Yadkin County, the Winston-Salem Journal reported a gymnasium at Courtney Elementary School suffered severe damage. They al...

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Texas bathroom bill could expose secrets of transgender kids

The bill will mean that transgender students at public schools will have to use bathrooms and locker-rooms in line with their "biological sex" or use a "single-occupancy facility" that the school mu...

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DeVos booed speaking at historically black university

DeVos booed speaking at historically black university

Bethune-Cookman traces its history to 1904 and is one of the oldest institutions among USA historically black colleges and universities - schools where African-American students make up a large propor...

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Trump Told Russians Firing 'Nut Job' Comey Relieved Pressure on Him

No date has been set as yet for Comey's public appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee, but it likely will be next month, the committee said. As for the Times report , Corke reported th...

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Former allies on school choice now divided by Trump budget

Former allies on school choice now divided by Trump budget

Voucher program: With a school voucher, the state essentially pays for the tuition of a private school using a portion of the funds that would have been spent educating the student at a public sch...

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Texas advances school transgender bathroom law

It also would require the state's attorney general to defend school districts that face legal challenges. Texas lawmakers call it a push for conservative values. It would not ban, as the original bi...

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Video shows 'bully' mocking, punching man with cerebral palsy

Video shows 'bully' mocking, punching man with cerebral palsy

Baker continued imitating the man when he left the store. A Pennsylvania man reached the lowest of lows when he punched a man with cerebral palsy in the face. "Every decent citizen should be out...

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Ryan rejects Trump's branding of Comey as 'nut job'

Ryan rejects Trump's branding of Comey as 'nut job'

Ryan was also asked about the New York Times report that Trump asked Comey to ease up on the investigation into former National Security Advisor Mike Flynn. I'm not sure it was meant that way. If ...

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23M more to lose health care under Republican plan

The report reveals that it would reduce deficits by $119 billion, but it would be a tax break for the rich and hurt the poor and elderly. CBO Director Keith Hall provided more bad news for Re...

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Jury of 12 on Bill Cosby sex assault case includes 2 blacks

Jury of 12 on Bill Cosby sex assault case includes 2 blacks

O'Neill, made a decision to accept the prosecution's explanation but told Cosby's lawyers he would entertain their accusations of racial bias if they came back with statistical evidence. The jury ma...

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Analysts Say GOP Bill Leaves 23M More Uninsured

The finding is a blow to arguments from House GOP leaders who managed to get their bill over the finish line by arguing that a last-minute addition of $8 billion would bolster protections for those wi...

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Sessions did not disclose meetings with Russian offi

Sessions did not disclose meetings with Russian offi

Sessions did not note his meetings with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak while applying for a clearance, Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores told CNN . One day after a Washington Po...

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US FBI director search: back to drawing board for Trump team?

US FBI director search: back to drawing board for Trump team?

Trump is also still considering former Oklahoma Gov. But questions soon arose about Lieberman's work for Kasowitz Benson Torres, a NY law firm that has represented Trump and hired Lieberman afte...

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