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Jan 18 2018

What Do Trump's Work Requirements for Medicaid Mean?

The federal law covering Medicaid, the federal health insurance program for the poor, the disabled and for children of low-income parents, doesn't allow states to force b...

Jan 18 2018

Bay Area police unlikely to help ICE on immigration sweeps

The operation would go after people who've been identified as targets for deportation, including those who have been served with final deportation orders and those with c...

Jan 18 2018

Facebook selfie showing murder weapon leads to killer

Nearly three years after the strangulation death of 18-year-old Gargol in the Canadian town of Saskatoon in Saskatchewan , Antoine was arrested and charged with seco...

Jan 18 2018

Syrian Kurdish PYD urges action against Turkish bombing of Afrin region

Tillerson told reporters he had met Turkey's foreign minister in Vancouver on Tuesday to clarify the issue . Turkey, much as it did past year during the siege of Ale...

Jan 18 2018

35% of voters give Trump an F for first year

Throughout the week you will probably see stories of voters and those in the media giving President Trump a grade for his first year in office. It said Americans usuall...

Jan 18 2018

Wind chill advisory issued for Cameron and Willacy counties

The temperatures are now below zero and wind chill temperatures are between 15 and 20 below with the potential to fall even further. Plan on hard travel conditions, inclu...

Jan 18 2018

Tillerson: US needs Turkey's help to work on Syria's future

Tillerson , in a speech at Stanford University, called for "patience" on Assad's departure, the clearest indication yet of an acknowledgment that the Syrian president has...

Jan 18 2018

Class 1 student stabbed in Lucknow school, critically injured

According to an Indian Express report, the victim sustained cuts on his eyebrow and stomach. The incident took place at Brightland Inter College school in Triveninagar ...

Jan 18 2018

Palestinian Teen to be Held Until End of Israeli Military Trial

The Ministry of Health confirmed the death of Jarrar. He is now on the run from the authorities. Such flare-ups have been rare in the West Bank, where Palestinian secur...

Jan 18 2018

Flights canceled, schools close with rare snow in Deep South

According to the United States Geographical Survey, the quake was registered just before 11 a.m. near Caruthersburg, Missouri, located on the Mississippi River about 100 ...

Jan 18 2018

Chief of Staff Admits Trump's Border Wall Promises Were "Uninformed"

Some lawmakers who met with Kelly Wednesday recalled his remarks differently. "That, combined with closing some of the loopholes, the draw if you will - because the ave...

Jan 18 2018

Snowstorm forecast across northern New England Christmas Day

Locations affected include Dansville, Letchworth State Park, Perry, Mount Morris, Conesus, Arcade, Springville, Westfield, Gowanda, and Ashford. A colder regime is then...

Jan 18 2018

Students, teachers rejoice when power returns to school in Puerto Rico

Academia Bautista Puerto Nuevo, a school that serves around 1,100 students, waited 112 days for their power to return. "After 112 days, THE POWER IS BACK!" school offic...

Jan 18 2018

Katie Couric to Co-Host Olympics Opening Ceremony

Her return to NBC was the idea of Jim Bell , president of production and programming for NBC Olympics. NBCUniversal will live-stream the Olympics Opening Ceremony an...

Jan 18 2018

FA Cup: Eden Hazard questions anger Chelsea boss Antonio Conte

Otherwise we'd risk finishing 20th in the table. Last week provided the shock news that Premier League giants Chelsea were interesting in taking West Ham forward An...

Jan 18 2018

Syrian Army Vow to End US Presence in Syria

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi also said on January 16 that the planned US -backed border force would "fan the flames of war" and raise tensions. A spok...

Jan 18 2018

DACA talks back to starting line after Trump meeting

But it was the Justice Department that announced in September that DACA would be canceled in March, creating a six-month window for Congress to write legislation protecti...

Jan 18 2018

Defense attorney admits client killed deputies

The judge told the jury it needs to render its verdict on the evidence it hears, not on the outbursts by Bracamontes. Bracamontes directed some of his cursing toward hi...

Jan 18 2018

U.S. tax bill clears Congress in a win for Trump

While it is one of the biggest tax cuts in American history - estimated at $1.5 trillion over a decade - it is not the biggest. The original House bill passed 227-2...

Jan 18 2018

Constitution bench begins hearing on Aadhaar validity

The court was told this by the senior counsel Shyam Divan as the constitution bench, also comprising Justice A.K. Sikri, Justice A.K. Khanwilkar, Justice D.Y. Conditional...