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Jun 23 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy expected to weaken as it moves inland

The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy are still impacting our area. Others are in effect in the MS and OH valleys. He said the declaration was made in response to the ...

Jun 23 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy Brings Rain and Possible Flooding

Some storms could produce gusty wind and there will be a small risk of a weak tornado. No significant flooding or damage was reported in the Houston area, with the ex...

Jun 23 2017

Cindy expected to weaken after landfall; rain still expected

Meteorologist Jason Holmes of the National Weather Service said trees were down and buildings were reported damaged along the Interstate 20 corridor on the western ou...

Jun 23 2017

Donald Trump offers to mediate Qatar crisis in call with Emir

They need to make a decision; they can't have it both ways. The United Arab Emirates welcomed "President Trump's leadership in challenging Qatar's troubling suppor...

Jun 23 2017

What GOP Opposition To Senate Health Care Bill Means For Its Passage

The new Bill won't change the Obamacare as drastically as the House legislation passed in May, but demands significant cuts that would likely benefit the uninsured....

Jun 23 2017

North Korea: Warmbier's death a 'mystery to us as well'

On Thursday, June 15, doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center said that the 22-year-old Warmbier had extensive loss of brain tissue and was in a state ...

Jun 23 2017

Supreme Court limits ability to strip citizenship

In Maslenjak v. United States , the Supreme Court decided that to take such action, the USA government must prove that untruthful answers given by an immigrant directl...

Jun 23 2017

Trump says Comey-Mueller friendship 'bothersome'

Trump has talked privately with advisers and friends about the possibility of firing Mueller, something the president would have to do by ordering his Justice Department ...

Jun 23 2017

Concerns Over Senate Health Care Would Impact Medicaid In Arizona

The four are Ted Cruz of Texas, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, Mike Lee of Utah and Rand Paul of Kentucky. Fewer than one in 3 Americans supports it, according to Reuters/Ipso...

Jun 23 2017

The Senate's Unaffordable Care Act

Coloradans deserve a full debate and an open process when it comes to reforming something that affects one-sixth of our economy. The House-passed bill would halt the ex...

Jun 23 2017

Donald Trump reports over $594 million as revenue

President Donald Trump retains control of assets that as of April 15 were worth at least $1.4 billion and had generated almost $600 million in gross revenues in the prev...

Jun 23 2017

Iran's Khamenei Reportedly Ordered Missile Strikes on IS Targets in Syria

He said there were no casualties from the strikes. Back on Sunday night, Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) fired six mid-range missiles from its bases in ...

Jun 23 2017

Fate uncertain for Republican health bill

The Reform movement sharply criticized the proposed measure as "deeply harmful". What we do know is that, in Louisiana, the bill would kill the expansion of Medicaid ...

Jun 23 2017

Karen Handel victory in Georgia feted by Republicans

The election will "embolden the Republicans and President Trump " to claim a mandate but that the Republicans just eeked out a win in a wealthy, educated Congressi...

Jun 23 2017

Mayor Landrieu Issues Statement on Senate GOP Health Care Bill

The Senate's most conservative members said the plan did not do enough to scale back the U.S. government's role. Republicans hold only 52 seats in the Senate. The...

Jun 23 2017

Feds offered cybersecurity help in 2016 election, but states resisted

That is correct, the DHS acting deputy undersecretary responded. They also said a Russian company attempted to break in to state voter registration databases, The L.A. If...

Jun 23 2017

Rain From Tropical Storm Forecast in W.Va.

Cindy is expected to weaken Thursday into a tropical depression. The Texas Department of Transportation says all state roads and bridges are open in the area. Floatin...

Jun 23 2017

Trump's Palpable Fear of the Truth

Comey testified yesterday that Trump lied to the nation about the firing, that he did not trust Trump and that the president essentially threatened his job in return ...

Jun 23 2017

One killed as Storm Cindy makes landfall in southern US

Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather Thursday with Tropical Storm Cindy , blamed for one death in Alabama , expected to keep churning seas and s...

Jun 23 2017

How the Republican health care bill changes Obamacare

During a meeting with Republican senators earlier in June, President Donald Trump reportedly called the House bill " mean ". Still, the bill unveiled by Senate G...