• Mitch McConnell Could Win by Losing on Healthcare Bill
Mitch McConnell Could Win by Losing on Healthcare Bill

MSNBC captured footage of officers picking up and removing two protesters from the hallway as others chanted behind them. "Our lives and liberty shouldn't be stolen to give a tax break to the wealthy". Halvorson, who has muscular dystrophy and uses a wheelchair, says she did not resist the officers because she uses a breathing machine and did not...

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy could deliver 'drenching showers' to Upstate NY
Tropical Storm Cindy could deliver 'drenching showers' to Upstate NY

A complex weather pattern today, including the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy , is likely to dump heavy rains in parts of Upstate New York today. The storm made landfall early Thursday near the Louisiana and Texas border, according Walker. Heavy rainfall is expected for parts of the northern Gulf Coast, southeastern and eastern United States...

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  • Australia halts air strikes in Syria
Australia halts air strikes in Syria

Beirut- The Syrian scene lately witnessed several escalatory messages exchanged between the US, Russia and Iran, pushing Washington on Tuesday to call for more troops to al-Tanf military camp in the southeast of Syria as the US-led International Coalition succeeded to down an Iranian-made drone operated by the regime.

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  • A Reluctant Defense of Nancy Pelosi
A Reluctant Defense of Nancy Pelosi

Instead, Pelosi had to spend time defending her continued leadership of the Democratic caucus. "The House remains in play now". In an appearance on "Fox & Friends" that aired on Friday, Trump said he would like Pelosi to stay right where she is because she has an "extraordinary record against her".

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  • Hospital: Rep. Scalise in fair condition after baseball field shooting
Hospital: Rep. Scalise in fair condition after baseball field shooting

He entered the hospital in critical condition and has undergone a number of surgeries. "Congressman Steve Scalise's continued good progress allowed him to be transferred out of the Intensive Care Unit on Thursday (June 22)". He was one of five people wounded in the attack, including two Capitol Police officers. Tim Slater, the special agent i...

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy downgraded to tropical depression
Tropical Storm Cindy downgraded to tropical depression

Altogether, about one to two inches of rain are likely in the Washington region, ending before noon Saturday , with locally heavier amounts up to two to four inches - especially in areas to our west and into the mountains. CORRECTS STATE FROM ALABAMA TO MISSISSIPPI - The Pascagoula River floods roads as tropical storm Cindy drops heavy rains, S...

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  • India's Modi and Trump: the beginning of another handsome friendship?
India's Modi and Trump: the beginning of another handsome friendship?

Speaking on bilateral collaboration in cutting-edge technology, Modi also announced the setting up of a joint science and technology fund of four million euros. "It is a great means to generate value and wealth for society", he said. Departing from protocol, Portuguese Foreign Minister Augusto Santos Silva received Prime Minister Modi at the airp...

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  • The song that begat 'Baby Driver,' a quasi-musical on wheels
The song that begat 'Baby Driver,' a quasi-musical on wheels

And I did the one where I drift around the twins when I steal their auto, so - anything that started slowly and had only me in the vehicle. "[I learned] you don't need music to move people". "We actually shot in a real maximum-security prison, which was weird and scary". It was insane. You'd walk by places where you'd see prisoners inside and t...

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  • Trump Faces Lawsuit Over Business Ties
Trump Faces Lawsuit Over Business Ties

The lawsuit also centers on Trump's resolution to retain the ownership of his business even after becoming the president. Since taking power in January, Trump has turned day to day control over his real estate empire and other assets to his adult sons, but not sold them off as many in America said he should to avoid conflicts of interest...

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  • Yellowstone's grizzly bears lose endangered species protection after 42 years
Yellowstone's grizzly bears lose endangered species protection after 42 years

Grizzly bear numbers in the Greater Yellowstone area have improved since the animals were first protected in 1975, but the bears continue to be isolated from other grizzly populations and are threatened by recent increases in human-caused mortality.

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  • 2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident taken to hospital
2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident taken to hospital

Heard, when asked whether the rain and winds played a factor, declined to comment. "It was complicated", he said. "It's the same way we were with the Blue Angels past year, we're awaiting news and waiting for a statement from the Air Force", she said.

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  • String Of Explosions In Pakistan Leave Over 50 Dead
String Of Explosions In Pakistan Leave Over 50 Dead

Rescue services reached the spot of the explosions and started shifting the wounded to hospitals. Islamic State Khorasan Province, the Middle Eastern group's affiliate in Afghanistan and Pakistan , has been known to work with the myriad of Pakistani militant groups in previous attacks, including with JuA.

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  • David Ortiz demonstrates inner 50 Cent with first pitch
David Ortiz demonstrates inner 50 Cent with first pitch

Ortiz's No. 34 will be added to the right field façade at Fenway Park alongside the numbers of Bobby Doerr, Joe Cronin, Johnny Pesky, Carl Yastrzemski, Ted Williams, Jim Rice, Wade Boggs, Carlton Fisk, Jackie Robinson, and Ortiz's former teammate Pedro Martinez .

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  • Democratic lawmaker: 'Our brand is worse than Trump'
Democratic lawmaker: 'Our brand is worse than Trump'

It is true the Republicans also shoveled millions to help their candidate, Karen Handel , during the Sixth District special election for the seat in the United States House of Representatives. A new strategy for Democrats should not only lay out a positive vision for the future, it must also distance them from the failed leadership of the past...

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  • Ivanka Trump shared a cute family moment during the congressional picnic
Ivanka Trump shared a cute family moment during the congressional picnic

From early on in this Administration, White House staff have used and, on information and belief, continue to use certain email messaging applications that destroy the contents of messages as soon as they are read, without regard to whether the messages are presidential records.

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  • Democrats secretly met to plan the ouster of top party leader
Democrats secretly met to plan the ouster of top party leader

Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela told Politico , "You'd have to be an idiot to think we could win the House with Pelosi at the top". "I welcome the discussion, but I am honored by the support". First, the Democrats nominated a candidate who couldn't even vote for himself (we would have made this the "lede" in any story about the election), and second,...

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  • 'No Cuts to Medicaid': Disabled Protesters Carried Away From McConnell's Office
'No Cuts to Medicaid': Disabled Protesters Carried Away From McConnell's Office

Dozens of people protested the newly proposed Republican health care legislation outside the Capitol Hill office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., Thursday - a demonstration that resulted in the arrests of many disability advocates.

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  • Hate group rallies against Islamic law in dozens of United States cities
Hate group rallies against Islamic law in dozens of United States cities

To be clear, there is no Sharia Law in Kansas City, nor is there any movement to implement it. "The theme of today is drowning out racism", said NY counter-protester Tony Murphy, standing next to demonstrators with colorful earplugs. At its peak, the anti-Sharia rally had about 50 participants. By 4 p.m., many people from both groups had left the...

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  • Huge GOP Turnout Doomed Democrat in Georgia
Huge GOP Turnout Doomed Democrat in Georgia

He added that the Dems should not rule out the fact that a #Republican party's Karen Handel won against Jon Jossoff at 52 percent to 48 percent in Georgia. "It's clear that tactic still works, still packs a punch, and it's part of a broader toxicity of being part of the Democratic brand regardless of where you are".

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  • Final Advisory Issued On Cindy! More Rain in the Forecast
Final Advisory Issued On Cindy! More Rain in the Forecast

Cindy was a tropical storm when it made landfall before dawn just south of Lake Charles, Louisiana , the National Hurricane Center said. Heavy rainfall associated with remnants of the tropical storm caused scattered street flooding across central and southern IN on Friday .

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