• Senate Releases Health Care Bill
Senate Releases Health Care Bill

Paul was one of four conservative senators who quickly announced Thursday they'll oppose the bill in its current form. While Trump reportedly called the House bill 'mean, ' Schumer said "the Senate bill may be meaner". According to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO), the AHCA would increase "the number of uninsured people r...

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  • Reform movement decries Senate Republicans' health care bill
Reform movement decries Senate Republicans' health care bill

The bill would sunset in two years subsidies for people who purchase insurance on an exchange. But it also maintains some aspects of Obamacare, including tax credits to help people buy insurance , which is beneficial to the elderly and low-income families.

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  • Video Shows Motorcyclist Kick Car, Then a Crash
Video Shows Motorcyclist Kick Car, Then a Crash

The video appears to show a vehicle and motorcyclist getting involved in some kind of altercation in the carpool lane. "It's clear there was an altercation between the motorcycle and the sedan", said Officer Josh Greengard with the California Highway Patrol .

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  • US officials lift Yellowstone-region grizzly bear protection
US officials lift Yellowstone-region grizzly bear protection

According to the New York Times , Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke hailed the comeback of Yellowstone grizzlies as "one of America's great conservation successes; the culmination of decades of hard work and dedication on the part of state, tribal, federal and private partners ..." In addition to this final rule, the USFWS will also release a fin...

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  • Audio Recording Reveals Final Moments Before Police Shot Pregnant Charleena Lyles
Audio Recording Reveals Final Moments Before Police Shot Pregnant Charleena Lyles

Police in the western U.S. state of Washington were under scrutiny yesterday after a pregnant woman was fatally shot by officers responding to a burglary call. According to the Seattle Times , the audio file, which includes recordings from dashboard cameras in two patrol cars, is redacted in certain areas. Officers are heard shouting "get back!...

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  • Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters
Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters

The bill makes a few exceptions for this rule, as elderly people, pregnant women , and children can not be denied access to Medicaid if they are unemployed. The program now gives states all the money needed to cover eligible recipients and procedures. "This is a bill created to strip away health care benefits and protections from Americans who...

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  • Trump's tweets say he's under investigation-but his team disagrees
Trump's tweets say he's under investigation-but his team disagrees

Comey himself or at the recommendation of deputy attorney general Rod J. Rosenstein. But Jay Sekulow , a member of Trump's legal defense team, unequivocally denied during interviews on all of the major Sunday cable news talk shows over the weekend that Trump is the target of special prosecutor Robert Mueller's investigation.

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  • GOP celebrating after Georgia win
GOP celebrating after Georgia win

The president turned to his preferred method of communicating with his supporters, Twitter, on Tuesday night as the SC and Georgia races were called for Norman and Handel. "There are more than 70 districts more favorable to Democrats than this deep-red district, and Ossoff's close margin demonstrates the potential for us to compete deep into the ba...

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy nearing landfall in Texas, Louisiana
Tropical Storm Cindy nearing landfall in Texas, Louisiana

Heavy winds, rip currents and tornadoes are also expected. Baldwin County Sheriff's Office said Nolan McCabe of St. Louis was playing with a large log in the surf outside of a condo when a strong wave slammed the log into his head, causing severe facial injuries and crushing his skull.

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  • In video, girl begs mother for quiet after Castile shooting
In video, girl begs mother for quiet after Castile shooting

Unlike Reynolds' video, the squad-car video shows the situation's quick escalation and the shooting itself. NELSON: It's the first time people outside a courtroom have seen what happened, including what led to the stop, the officer's suspicion that the driver he was pulling over might have a connection to a recent robbery by two black men.

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  • An acquittal in Milwaukee
An acquittal in Milwaukee

Former Milwaukee Police Officer Dominque Heaggan-Brown heard the words "not guilty" in court on Wednesday as did the family of Sylville Smith . Smith was armed with a gun and running from Heaggan-Brown when the officer shot him the first time.

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  • Gergen: Special election victories show Trump could beat Dems in 2020
Gergen: Special election victories show Trump could beat Dems in 2020

Georgia's 6th shares numerous same characteristics as the districts that Democrats believe will pave their way to a House majority in 2018. New Mexico Rep. Earlier this year, Democrats had a list of some 60 House races they hoped to make competitive; Georgia 6th wasn't even on the list. Especially in a constituency like Georgia , which has ...

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  • Steve Scalise upgraded to fair condition after shooting
Steve Scalise upgraded to fair condition after shooting

He opened fire at the Republican congressional baseball team practice in Alexandria, Va., after asking another lawmaker whether the team practicing was a group of Republicans or Democrats. It remains unclear when he may be released from the hospital. McHenry tweeted pictures of Vice President Mike Pence donating blood on Tuesday. Capitol Poli...

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  • Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) denounced the Senate's health-care bill Thursday as "mean and heartless". The Association of American Medical Colleges says the Senate plan would leave millions of people without health coverage, and others with only bare-bones insurance plans.

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  • Alexandria baseball shooter acted alone
Alexandria baseball shooter acted alone

We've learned more today about the man who shot and almost killed Republican Congressman Steve Scalise at a baseball field in Virginia last week. That's the word from MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Investigators found the list in the auto of gunman James Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois. Hodgkinson had not been diagnosed with any m...

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  • Senate Republicans to unveil new health care plan
Senate Republicans to unveil new health care plan

Ever since Republicans set about to dismantle Obamacare, moderate lawmakers and governors have fought to protect Medicaid expansion. -Congressional Budget Office analysts review the bill and its effect, both on Americans and the nation's finances.

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  • Obama Officials Worried Alarm Over Russian Interference Would Backfire
Obama Officials Worried Alarm Over Russian Interference Would Backfire

I don't know how far Russian Federation got or whether they managed to interfere with equipment on Election Day. FBI Counterintelligence Division Assistant Director Bill Priestap laid out in his opening statements what Russia's end game was: power.

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  • Former Milwaukee police officer found not guilty in fatal shooting
Former Milwaukee police officer found not guilty in fatal shooting

On August 13, 2016, officers chased Smith on foot after he ran from a traffic stop near 44th and Auer. "And our argument is that justification did not change over the course of 1.69 seconds between shots". The shots, 1.7 seconds apart, ended the brief foot chase that lasted 12 seconds . The fatal shooting of Smith sparked days of protests an...

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  • Trump takes U-turn, says we have great relationship with China
Trump takes U-turn, says we have great relationship with China

The United States pressed China to exert more economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea to help rein in its nuclear and missile programs during a round of high-level talks in Washington on Wednesday. Hundreds lined up outside the the public memorial service for the 22-year-old college student in the auditorium of his alma mater, Wyoming H...

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  • Dashcam Footage of Philando Castile's Fatal Shooting Has Been Released
Dashcam Footage of Philando Castile's Fatal Shooting Has Been Released

The statement appeared in the transcript of Yanez's questioning by investigators in July past year, in which the officer also failed to disclose that Castile had said out loud that he was "not reaching" for his handgun after being warned not to do so.

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