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May 29 2017

Paul Ryan photo op snubbed by a bunch of eighth graders

Student Matthew Malespina couldn't go through with the picture. According to reporting, roughly half of the 200 students who traveled from South Orange Middle School in...

May 29 2017

GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine benefits

The Trump administration already has relied on the House bill's healthcare spending cuts in its proposed federal budget. "While I am in favour of repealing Obamacare, I...

May 29 2017

Second-Half Surge Lifts Lacrosse to National Final

Belichick explained that he had seen all eight teams play at one point or another this year, and he sounded like a fan of them all as he closed his remarks. Collins, O'Do...

May 29 2017

Was Montana's wild House race a Trump test? Not so much

The race took a late-breaking turn just over 24 hours out of the polls closing when the now-Congressman-elect allegedly attacked Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs when h...

May 29 2017

Ariana Grande to hold benefit concert for Manchester terror attack victims

Theatergoers tweeted that a matinee performance of "Woyzeck" starring John Boyega was halted by theater staff and audience and cast were told to leave. Triple H is among ...

May 29 2017

Delay in court case deepens health insurance uncertainty

Andy Slavitt, former acting administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, said that delaying the lawsuit gets the White House the same outcome but a...

May 29 2017

Trump delays decision on Paris climate accord

European Union nations are eager for a clear US pledge "to fight all forms of protectionism", said the diplomat, who declined to be named. Mattis said that as defense s...

May 28 2017

SC Men Charged for Pouring Beer Down Gator's Throat

Zachary Lloyd Brown , 21, and 20-year-old Joseph Andrew Floyd Jr . are both facing the misdemeanor charge, which comes with a maximum fine of $300, according to a press...

May 28 2017

Iowa shuts down No. 1 seed Nebraska in Big Ten baseball tournament

Nebraska did manage to chip away, whittling the lead to two with runs in the fourth and fifth and two runs in the sixth. Iowa then took an 8-7 lead into the seventh, but ...

May 28 2017

Trump calls first trip abroad 'home run' as challenges await

The G-7 economies, in a closing summit statement that was issued yesterday, acknowledged that only six members were committed to upholding the 2015 accord, while the U.S....

May 28 2017

Alabama Goes to Great Lengths to Protect Confederate Monuments

The bill will block local governments from removing monuments that have been on public property for more than 40 years. The legislation Ivey signed was sponsored by S...

May 28 2017

SC pinch hit home run eliminates Kentucky from SEC Tourney

Trailing 1-0 entering the seventh inning, the Gamecocks mounted a rally as Alex Destino got things started with a leadoff walk against United Kingdom reliever Logan Sa...

May 28 2017

NAACP Is Looking For New President, 'Retooling' Entire Organization

After three years in the position, NAACP President Cornell Brooks was voted out by the organization's national board on Friday, as they pledge a "systemwide refresh" an...

May 28 2017

Europeans making sales pitch to Trump on climate accord

COHN: I think his views are evolving. "He came here to learn". He came here to get smart. "That was a big topic where numerous European leaders talked about these global ...

May 28 2017

With Senate done, House ready to debate budget ideas

House Minority Leader Tim Miley, D-Harrison, agreed the adjournment was a wise decision and said he was ready to work toward a budget solution. "I'm happy if they're ...

May 28 2017

Siblings allegedly shot by mother have died in Dayton hospital

This undated photo released by the Montgomery County Jail in. WDTN reports that 8-year-old Kamora and 6-year-old Kendon died from their injuries at Dayton Children's...

May 28 2017

Virginia State Police Special Agent Dies After Traffic Stop Shooting

Walter . Travis Ball, a 27-year-old Richmond man, is accused in the shooting death of Virginia State Trooper Michael Walter. Police said Walter was shot shortly aft...

May 28 2017

Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request

Russian Federation has always denied the allegation. If the Federal Bureau of Investigation misses its deadline to turn over memos and other materials documenting Comey...

May 28 2017

Democrats use budget office report to attack GOP health bill

The House bill would eliminate most Obamacare taxes that help subsidize private health coverage for individuals, roll back the government's Medicaid health plan for t...

May 28 2017

British police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

A total of eight men have been taken into custody in the U.K.in connection with the attack. Rudd had earlier scolded USA officials for leaking details. Dozens were al...