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May 27 2017

Some GOP Lawmakers Really Don't Like Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts

Lawmakers from both parties have said major changes will be needed as the measure moves through Congress. But the budget repeated Trump's previous proposals for double-...

May 27 2017

Facebook posts led to Comicon arrest

Sgt. Mercedes Fortune says Sterling was jailed on suspicion of attempted murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, wearing body armor during the commission of a f...

May 27 2017

Trump's Saudi summit was 'show with no value': Iran's Rouhani

Rouhani made clear after the election he remains concerned about the detentions. It led to relief from worldwide economic sanctions in return for curbs on the country's ...

May 27 2017

Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court

They didn't know he was a serial killer then. A SC serial killer was spared the death penalty after pleading guilty to seven murders and accepting seven consecutive lif...

May 27 2017

Congress hearings show no Trump campaign-Russia collusion - White House official

But the answer is: No, senator. And while Trump praised chief of staff Reince Priebus after the House passed a health care bill last week , associates say the presid...

May 27 2017

Jared Kushner now the focus in Russia, Trump investigation

Other clues included direct conversations between members of the Trump campaign and Russian officials. "He will do the same if he is contacted in connection with any ...

May 27 2017

FBI declines to provide Comey memos to Congress

The previous month, according to a Comey memo described by The New York Times , Trump interceded with the FBI director on behalf of former National Security Adviser Mi...

May 27 2017

Tornado hits trailer park near Chetek in western Wisconsin

Another tornado killed at least one person just south of Elk City, Oklahoma around 7.15pm. Another tornado in Elk City, Oklahoma , killed at least one person. Walker...

May 27 2017

Jared Kushner now a focus in Russia investigation

Kushner, who is married to Ivanka Trump , has been named in an investigation into the Russian meddling in the election and other matters, according to the Washington Po...

May 27 2017

Volunteers honor fallen Decatur veterans this Memorial Day weekend

Department of Veterans Affairs. A Memorial Day service is being held at 3 p.m. Monday at Maritime Memorial Park under the Astoria Bridge to honor veterans and bar...

May 26 2017

Wisconsin seeks to be first to drug test Medicaid applicants

Democrats don't have the votes to block the changes. "I personally believe it borders on immoral", said Sen. Critics of the moves, which include Democrats and some ad...

May 26 2017

Trump just made a move to save Obamacare - for now

If that doesn't happen - and it now looks like it won't - insurance executives have told me they plan to try to raise premiums, reflecting an assumption that the CSR su...

May 26 2017

North Carolinians cleaning up after storms in 4 counties

There were also reports of several vehicles flipped and property damage to homes. While tornado warnings were issued for Surry County - and several residents reported see...

May 26 2017

Local reaction to President Trump's spending plan

The budget, Trump's first as president, combines his spending plan for the upcoming 2018 fiscal year with a promise to balance government books after a decade, relying on...

May 26 2017

Montana newspapers withdraw Gianforte endorsement following alleged assault

Gianforte would face a maximum $500 fine or 6 months in jail if convicted. "The nature of the injuries did not meet the statutory elements of felony assault", Gootkin s...

May 26 2017

Trump's Budget Director: Health Care Bill Would Curtail Health Care Costs

A new report that estimates 23 million people would lose health insurance under the House Republicans' plan to repeal Obamacare should prompt their Senate collea...

May 26 2017

Worries grew of Trump campaign contacts to Russia — Ex-CIA chief

Brennan said the CIA focuses on intelligence, not "evidence", and he was not able to answer that question. Brennan revealed that the USA government concerns about possi...

May 26 2017

Gianforte wins Montana House race after assault charge

Gianforte had said previously he didn't want to weigh in on the Republican health care bill until he saw the CBO score . He sometimes encounters Gianforte at church...

May 26 2017

Reporter alleges GOP hopeful Greg Gianforte body-slammed him

Jacobs persisted with his question. Jacobs claims Gianforte "body slammed" him and broke his glasses. "I'm sick and exhausted of you guys", Gianforte said. Gianforte ...

May 26 2017

CBO scores Trumpcare bill, estimates 23 million lose insurance by 2026

This report is slightly better. "The increase in the number of uninsured people relative to the number projected under current law would reach 19 million in 2020 an...