Stories about National

Jun 25 2017

Government health insurance markets holding up--barely

His Affordable Care Act set the stage for Trump's intensified offensive on health care, slashing health care costs for corporations and the government while increasing ...

Jun 25 2017

Air Force Thunderbird Flips Over On Landing During Air Show Practice

Whether the team flies on Sunday will be decided once Heard and his superiors determine if the team can me mission-ready. "Crowd safety and the safety of our teammates ...

Jun 25 2017

DU colleges release cut-off; highest 99.66% for electronics

The cut-off will be on the basis of best of four subjects, according to Delhi University criteria. Students looking forward to studying at Delhi University (DU)...

Jun 25 2017

Mastiff named Martha wins world's ugliest dog

The only animal in this year's contest too big to be held by her handler, Martha beat out 13 other dogs, a lot of them the kind of older, smaller dogs who win here. A bli...

Jun 25 2017

Government health insurance markets holding up, barely

The early picture for 2018 looks much like it did for previous years: Insurers are retreating from some markets or charging a lot more to stay in others. "We're sitting o...

Jun 25 2017

High court denies Wisconsin family's argument in St. Croix River property case

Croix River. They challenged the regulations in the state courts as an unconstitutional taking. "We will continue the fight for property owners and for the integrity of t...

Jun 25 2017

Senate OKs sanctions bill to punish Russia

There is also a provision that would authorize assistance for European nations who are anxious about Russian aggression. "It's time to respond to Russia's attack on...

Jun 25 2017

West Virginia Prepares For Flash Floods Amid Vast Storm

The National Weather Service says rain will slowly move to the southeast Friday afternoon and could bring between one and three inches of rain. The severe weather was...

Jun 24 2017

US Geological Survey Reports 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Off Guatemala Coast

Shortly after the alert sent out, the USGS announced on Twitter that it was a false alarm . The USGS reported a 2.1 magnitude quake early Thursday morning an...

Jun 24 2017

Judiciary Committee Investigating Loretta Lynch for Obstruction in Clinton Email Probe

The letters that went out to Lynch and Bernardo, Open Society Foundations' General Counsel Gail Scovell and Renteria, the committee members wanted details about reported...

Jun 24 2017

Zellner: Avery 'extremely optimistic' his conviction will be overturned

Supreme Court . Brendan Dassey , whose case formed the heart of Making a Murderer , could be re-tried or released after judges backed a ruling he was coerced into co...

Jun 24 2017

It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix

The temperature in Phoenix , Arizona also touched almost 50 degrees Celsius, . or just 120 degrees Fahrenheit, one of the highest temperatures ever recorded in the cit...

Jun 24 2017

Breezy, showers and mild temperatures this weekend

Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies develop with a low temperature of 69 degrees. Southwest wind 7 to 13 miles per hou...

Jun 24 2017

Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

During his lone season at Kansas , Jackson would average 16.3 points per game while shooting 51 percent from the field, while averaging 7.4 rebounds per game and three a...

Jun 24 2017

Wisconsin AG asks court to review Dassey ruling

In August, Duffin sided with "Making a Murderer" filmmakers, ruling that investigators coerced Dassey, who was 16 at a time, into a confession, and that he suffered fro...

Jun 24 2017

Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

Although Trump lauded its passage in a Rose Garden ceremony, he called the House measure " mean " last week. - Senate debates the bill and Majority Leader Mitch McCo...

Jun 24 2017

Obama on Senate bill: It's 'not a health care bill'

Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) criticized the Senate GOP's Obamacare repeal bill Thursday, saying he was concerned about its " Medicaid policies". Many Republicans oppose the...

Jun 24 2017

Sears Canada announces Store Closures

Sears Holdings , which owns both the Seas and Kmart chains, is struggling and has announced the closing of 200 locations in order to improve its cash flow. In April, ...

Jun 24 2017

Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanized

Tom Grab was inside, and sprang into action. The children's mother was able to pull the dog away from the van with the help of several other people. "Well, they're also...

Jun 23 2017

Pregnant mother shot, killed by police in Seattle

On Monday, Seattle officials released dash cam audio of a Sunday morning police shooting that left Charleena Lyles , a pregnant mother of three, dead. According ...