Monday December 18-th, 2017

Lawmakers Split From Trump Over Insurance Subsidies

Several Republican and Democrat lawmakers agree that Congress needs to prevent a collapse of the health insurance market, which could hurt millions of consumers - and that concern has opened up some bipartisan dialogue. The judges also reasoned...

Trump signs Russian Federation sanctions bill into law Trump signs Russian Federation sanctions bill into law

Russian leader Vladimir Putin is unlikely to risk an escalating round of tit-for-tat sanctions with Washington because the only measures that would hurt the United States would also endanger Russia's fragile economic recovery. This means that...

Senate Democrats press for bipartisan talks to overhaul tax code

If Jeff Sessions is sacked, or shunted aside from his job as attorney-general, it will be because the president wants someone in the job who has not recused himself from the investigation into Russian election-meddling, and therefore has the authorit...

Donald Trump Denies Calling the White House a 'Dump'

He also mocks Barack Obama that being a president he also has spent his time at the golf course. The tent was no ordinary tent, it was described by VANITY FAIR as a "a massive pavillion", cost $85,000 to create, and took six days to constru...

West Virginia Governor Expected To Switch To GOP At Trump Rally

Further clues lie in the fact that Justice was once a member of the Republican party and one of the only leading Democrats to announce he wouldn't vote for Hillary Clinton in the presidential election. Ahead of Justice, Mr. Trump focused on the eco...

MA teen remains free after manslaughter conviction MA teen remains free after manslaughter conviction

Speculation on Knox's innocence and guilt was revived in 2016 after Netflix released a documentary detailing her trial. A MA woman who texted her boyfriend with relentless insistence that he kill himself , is to spend at least 15 months behind b...

European Union rejects results of Venezuelan constituent assembly election European Union rejects results of Venezuelan constituent assembly election

The Venezuelan leader not only defended the official count of over 8 million votes cast, but said another additional 2 million people would have participated in the election if they had not been blocked by anti-government protesters. Latin American n...

Huckabee: GOP 'Need to Get in Step With Their Own Party' Huckabee: GOP 'Need to Get in Step With Their Own Party'

While Donald Trump and his fellow populists wail about Mexico and China, Flake stays grounded in reality. Tim Kaine past year after the Democrat from Virginia joined Hillary Clinton's presidential ticket. Flake cited a Washington Post column by ...

Washoe County Library Branches Offering Free Solar Eclipse Glasses Washoe County Library Branches Offering Free Solar Eclipse Glasses

Have you found certified solar eclipse glasses at a local store? The Earth and other planets orbit the sun in the same plane, like marbles rolling on an invisible plate. On Monday, August 21 , the Pacific Northwest will catch a glimpse of a rare a...

Pakistan chooses new leader, but Sharif family waits in wings Pakistan chooses new leader, but Sharif family waits in wings

Following the Supreme Court's ruling last week, the PML-N had agreed on Abbasi as its candidate for interim prime minister. It goes without saying that the real contest is expected to be again between the PML-N candidate, who will be, this time ...

Sen. Hatch: Senate Too Divided To Keep Up Health Push Sen. Hatch: Senate Too Divided To Keep Up Health Push

President Donald Trump gestures towards Sen. His complaints came after Republicans failed to win enough votes to advance health care legislation. "I think it's time to move on to something else", Sen. This bill, though, was allowed to come to th...

Protests Erupt in Kashmir After Indian Forces Kill Rebels, Civilian Protests Erupt in Kashmir After Indian Forces Kill Rebels, Civilian

Violence broke out at Lal Chowk in the heart of the city, as well. Reports suggested that he was located by the forces through technical surveillance and inputs that he may reach the spot to meet his wife. The speed of Internet services in other pa...

Venezuela security agents seize opposition leaders from homes in night-time raids Venezuela security agents seize opposition leaders from homes in night-time raids

The U.S. sends light crude oil to Venezuela , which has heavy crude. "This is the end of freedom of expression", she said on Monday. Meanwhile, Venezuela's humanitarian crisis isn't abating. "After Sunday, it won't be easy for us", he said. Th...

Where to get eclipse glasses in Columbia Where to get eclipse glasses in Columbia

In Nashville, the partial eclipse will start around noon and the total eclipse will only last for 2 minutes from 1:27 pm to 1:29 pm. But if you want your eclipse viewing to come with a side of an unparalleled mountaineering experience, start on Augus...

US Vacates Russia Compounds Targeted Over Sanctions US Vacates Russia Compounds Targeted Over Sanctions

Holding out hope for warmer ties, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he'd meet with his Russian counterpart within days. US energy firms are prohibited from doing business with their Russian counterparts, starving Putin's economic lifeblood.

Don't Ask If I Said Goodbye to Trump Don't Ask If I Said Goodbye to Trump

That sort of leak is an annoyance to the White House, not a reason to move to DEFCON 1. No word on his future. Information for this article was contributed by Maggie Haberman, Michael D. What would represent a big step up for this White House? But ...

Night Out: Event promotes strong police-community bond Night Out: Event promotes strong police-community bond

Police and sheriff's departments throughout our region are hosting events to try to bring communities closer together. Police on both sides of the state line in the Twin City will host National Night Out events on Tuesday evening. In most communiti...

Trump calls for end to filibuster, says Senate Republicans Trump calls for end to filibuster, says Senate Republicans "look like fools"

On Friday, the president met with three Republican senators who hope to achieve a new plan that would repeal and replace Obamacare, according to a report from Politico . "When Congress had a vote on whether to support Single Payer, not a single ...

There's No 'Moving On' From Health Care There's No 'Moving On' From Health Care

All eyes were on Sen. John McCain announced he would be returning to Arizona to begin treatment for his recently diagnosed brain cancer . While McCain also ended up voting "no" on the skinny repeal bill, the Murkowski and Collins votes wer...

McAuliffe statement on healthcare proceedings in Congress McAuliffe statement on healthcare proceedings in Congress

Traveling Friday afternoon, President Trump responded to questions about the health care vote by saying, "It's going to be fine". Republicans chose this route because it allows them to bypass a Democratic filibuster, the traditional tool for dela...

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