In an effort to round up votes for the AHCA from Republican congresspeople from New York, Rep. Chris Collins (who represents the Buffalo area) won an amendment that would effectively force New York to stop sending any part of the bill to localities e... More..
The festivities get started at 11 a.m. The building was lit up green in honour of St. Patrick's Day. Heavily armed officers kept a no-nonsense eye on security around the parade route as a pipe band played...More..
Trump continued, if he felt the media was honest, or at least most of the media, he would not use social media to get his message across, but "it is a modern day form of communication , especially when have yo...More..
By comparison, McDonald's Corp. had more than 36,800 locations around the world at the end of 2016. Operating in the quick service segment of the restaurant industry Tim Hortons menu includes premium coffee h...More..
It was the day before his 65th birthday. "The outstanding Russian diplomat died in harness", the statement said . "We offer honest condolences to the family of Vitaly Ivanovich Churkin", the ministry said....More..
Asked whether green card residency permit holders would be allowed in, Mr Kelly said: "It's a good assumption and, as far as the visas go. if they're in motion from some distant land to the United States, when ...More..
Zuckerberg has faced intensifying criticism over how Facebook wields its power as one of the world's most-visited sites, with a community of more than 1.86 billion people, which is more than half the world...More..
Puzder had come under fire for employing an undocumented immigrant for several years (for which he just paid back taxes) and faced scrutiny over previous allegations that he abused his former wife. Puzder i...More..
It's "amazing" to have an event like Night to Shine , she said, and she was impressed by all the decorations around the school. Afterward, refreshments will be available for all the guests, coupled with dancin...More..
President Trump lambasted the court case against his travel ban Wednesday, calling it "disgraceful" and suggesting that judges not siding with his executive order are not able to read . those laws apply to ...More..
Pedro Reis, founder and CEO of Sarasota Circus Arts Conservatory, said the performers who fell lost their balance, and that the rigging did not fail or collapse. "They were approximately, I would say, 20 feet, ...More..
Charlotte, a New Jersey sixth-grader, was dismayed that only two of the boxes she had sold were marked to be donated to USA military troops, so her father suggested she write a letter to a wealthy family friend...More..
The zoo staff said they were incredibly happy to have her back. Zoo staff members said the bobcat had a small cut on one paw and is expected to be OK. "I wish that it was in its cage, rather than roaming the ...More..
CUNY Chancellor James Milliken said Trump's order could impact roughly 120 students and some staffers. "This executive order bans Iraqi pilots from coming to military bases in Arizona to fight our commo...More..
This produces energy in the form of electricity which powers the electric motors. Hydrogen fuel cells are seen by some as the most environmentally friendly alternative to traditional combustion engines beca...More..
Officials with local branches of federal agencies say it's too soon to tell how they'll be affected by President Donald Trump's hiring freeze. Support positions to finish construction process will also be e...More..
While speaking on the Senate floor on Tuesday morning, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Trump invited him, along with Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senators Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Dianne Feinstein ...More..
DeVos, a member of a wealthy MI family, has said that she will divest from 102 companies and investment funds. The website, for instance, includes a link to a Washington Post article about Kirk Cousins, a Wa...More..
Michael Hancock, a former Department of Labor official who now works as a lawyer at Cohen Milstein. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday with the Department of Labor's Office of Administrative Law Judges in Washingt...More..
Thanks to a decent amount of wet weather last winter, the northern part of California had already started recovering from the drought. Three months ago, 100 percent of the Golden State was abnormally dry,...More..
Roof acted as his own attorney and did not question any witnesses. A judge will formally sentence him during a hearing Wednesday. Family members of the victims of the Emanuel AME Church shooting leave durin...More..
The Senate planned to work through the night Wednesday to take the first real step toward repealing Obamacare - a top goal of congressional Republicans and President-elect Donald Trump. Cory Booker pledged to f...More..
Protesters repeatedly interrupted the start of Sessions' hearing, some dressed in KKK robes and another holding a sign that said "Support Civil Rights, Stop Sessions". He now says that if he's confirmed as ...More..
Office of Government Ethics (OGE). "Until these nominees have fully cooperated with the ethics review process, the hearings and confirmation schedule should not be rushed". "More significantly, it has left som...More..
She had just lost an election for the region's top office, but the leader of France's anti-immigrant, anti-euro National Front did not deliver a concession speech. "Every time big corporations, big finance don'...More..
The number of dead is the highest in a prison riot since 1992 when 111 inmates died after police stormed a prison in Carandiru in Sao Paulo. Fontes said the riot was quelled by 7am local time on Monday (2 Jan...More..
Not only because the wait for proper new episodes has been so damn long, but also because this may be the last time we see Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman reprise their roles. She said the pair occasion...More..
However, it seems that he is going back to his roots and wanting to ban Muslims from entering the country. It was a year ago that Bornstein wrote and released a letter describing Trump's health with phrases...More..
Bruck asked jurors to "go deeper than the surface of this bad crime". The guilt phase of the trial is not expected to last more than six days. Before the shooting, Roof had written a "manifesto" of his raci...More..
CKE Restaurants itself, which in addition to running Hardees and Carl's Jr . has the Green Burrito and Red Burrito brands, has approximately 10,000 employees. Federal lawmakers should [authorize] waivers from ...More..
When no one responded after they knocked on the front door and announced themselves, they gained entry through the back door. And the tragedy in Americus last Wednesday is still fresh on the minds of law en...More..
His ship, the USS West Virginia, was hit by nine torpedoes. "They were about 150 feet in the air". More than 2,300 US servicemen were killed in the Japanese aerial attack at Pearl Harbor , sinking the USS A...More..
The recount resulted in a net change of 1,769 additional votes being counted out, or 0.06 percent of the 2.975 million total ballots. "Completing this recount was a challenge, but the real winners are the vot...More..
If Republicans follow through on their promise to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the result could be more demands from doctors and hospitals for patients to pay for care up front, University of Missouri Heal...More..
Richard Spencer first made headlines when a video of his speech promoting white supremacy became public. Almost two hours into the event, state troopers wearing helmets pushed the crowd away from the student ...More..
USA law does not require Trump to give up his business portfolio, although the Constitution states no federal official can receive a gift or "emolument" from a foreign government. "We're making sure that all ...More..
The news conference was held at the Islamic Center of Southern California, where Muslim leaders and clerics were joined by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, police and the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Depart...More..
Despite the surging popular votes of Clinton against Trump , the result is not likely to change. In 2000, Democrat Al Gore's final lead over George W Bush, who won the election after a prolonged legal challe...More..
Nina Davis scored 16, Alexis Jones 15, and Beatrice Mompremier added 14 points in the rout. "It's all about us gelling, about team chemistry". "I was really happy with the game today - it was not easy to have...More..
A St. Louis police officer was shot and wounded Sunday night. He was released from a hospital Monday. The man walked up to the patrol auto driver's side window and shot the officer in the head, McManus said. ...More..