Report: Illegal Aliens Arrested for Murder, Violent Crimes Years After Deportation Orders.
The public is demanding the media cover long-ignored stories about illegal alien crime, and so the Tallahassee Democrat discovered that two inmates in the county jail were slated for repatriation years before they were charged with violent crimes in the United States.
Did the Koch Brothers Take Down the GOP Health Care Bill?.
FreedomWorks, an advocacy group funded by the Koch brothers, rallied March 15 in Washington, D.C., to demand repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch are known to have strong influence in Washington, D.C., and this week they wielded their political power in a bid to bring down the ...
The brazen daytime slaying of a Russian politician outside a Ukrainian hotel this week brings to eight the number of high-profile Russians who have died over the past five months since the US presidential election on November 8.
A President who admires strongmen tried to strong-arm the Republicans who control the United States House of Representatives. Pass the repeal of Obamacare and replace it with Trumpcare, Donald Trump told the 247 Republicans, or else you'll be ousted in a primary.
World â€º Trump, after stinging defeat, promises a 'great' health plan.
U.S. President Donald Trump sought Saturday to put a good face on his most stinging political setback yet, declaring that Obamacare would collapse and vowing to develop a "great" replacement. "ObamaCare will explode and we will all get together and piece together a great healthcare plan for THE PEOPLE. Doâ€¦
Dem Rep Schiff: Congress Should Establish Independent Commission to Investigate Trump-Russia Ties.
During Saturday's Democratic Weekly Address, Representative Adam Schiff called for an independent commission to investigated whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Russians. Transcript as Follows: Last summer, a foreign power intervened in our presidential election in an effort to influence the outcome on behalf of ...
Double amputee, Marine veteran sworn-in as N.Y. police officer
A U.S. Marine veteran who lost his legs during a tour of duty in Afghanistan is believed to be the first-everÃ‚Â double amputee to become a fullÃ‚Â active duty police officer in the U.S. Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
US senator honored for work in former East Timor island
PROVIDENCE, R.I. " U.S. Sen. Jack Reed has received the highest honor that a foreigner can be given from the country formerly known as East Timor.The Order of Timor was presented to the Rhode Island Democrat from the Democratic...
The health-care bill's failure reveals a new power dynamic in the GOP
President Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan , and other GOP supporters of the failed American Health Care Act cast the vote as a strict with-us-or-against us scenario: Either support this plan or you're stuck with ObamaCare while the White House "agenda moves on" to other issues. More than 30 House Republicans had other ideas. ...
More Americans reach for a daily coffee in 2017: NCA
More Americans are drinking a daily cup of coffee in 2017, a reversal of four years of declines, as gourmet brews gain in popularity, according to an industry group's report released on Saturday. "More of us are drinking coffee, and younger consumers appear to be leading the charge," said National Coffee Association USA ...
With healthcare bill dead, US Republicans turn to taxes
After failing to repeal Obamacare, Republicans in the US Congress quickly pivoted yesterday to President Donald Trump's next priority: overhauling the federal tax code, but their plan has already split the business community. Division among Republicans was the chief cause of the embarrassing setback on Obamacare, and ...
Replacing the US electric grid could cost $5 trillion
REUTERS/StringerSince Nikola Tesla and George Westinghouse lit up Buffalo from Niagara Falls at the end of the 19th century, electricity has been an integral part of American life, heating homes, freezing food, and powering computers. But the U.S. electric grid is old, with most transmission lines and power plants decades ...
News24.com | Jews, Israelis fear fallout from bomb hoax arrest
Israel's arrest of a Jewish teenager accused of masterminding dozens of anti-Semitic threats could encourage racism and ease pressure on US President Donald Trump to tackle anti-Semitism, Jewish groups have warned.
AP FACT CHECK: The week when Trump's wiretap accusation died
WASHINGTON Ã¢Â€Â” President Donald Trump's accusation that his predecessor ordered snooping of his communications has fallen apart, slapped down by the FBI chief and again by the Republican leading the House intelligence committee, a Trump ally. The president gave…
Analysis: The outsider dealmaker faltering in White House
WASHINGTON Ã¢Â€Â” Donald Trump campaigned as an outsider Ã¢Â€Â” celebrating his lack of political experience by selling himself as a dealmaker willing to buck Republican orthodoxy and his own party's leadership. He alone would reshape Washington.
GOP Rep. Messer takes step toward possible Senate race
INDIANAPOLIS Ã¢Â€Â” Republican U.S. Rep. Luke Messer has taken a step toward a possible 2018 bid for one of Indiana's U.S. Senate seats by forming what his campaign calls a statewide finance committee.
Self-inflicted collapse chokes GOP effort to undo Obamacare
WASHINGTON Ã¢Â€Â” House Republicans passed roughly 60 bills over the past six years dismembering President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. Other than minor tweaks, they knew the measures would go nowhere because the Democrat still lived in the White…
Health Insurers Wrestle With Next Steps as GOP Bill Fails
House Republicans' failure to pass their bill overhauling the Affordable Care Act leaves health-care companies with continued challenges, most acutely for insurers facing decisions about whether to offer plans in the existing law's marketplaces next year.
Turkish chocolate festival features bust of President Trump
ISTANBUL " One of the highlights at a Turkish chocolate festival has been U.S. President Donald Trump " made of cake icing.It took Turkish chef Tuba Geckil two days to make the imposing bust of Trump, clad from mid-torso in...
By Richard Arenberg, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy and Political Science, Brown University and Christopher Sebastian Parker, Professor of Political Science, University of Washington. Editor's note: The fight didn't last long. Moments before a scheduled vote on March 24, House Speaker Paul Ryan pulled the bill that would ...
Running Your First Marathon, Avoiding Nuclear Fallout, and Rice Gone Bad in This Week's Highlights
This week we looked at what the US Senate's vote against internet privacy actually means, learned about the little-known perils of stale rice, prepared for the worst case scenario of actual nuclear war, and more. On the plus side, there's new Netflix movies. Everything is fine!
Behind the investigations into Trump associates' ties to Russia
House Intelligence Committee members are arguing over President Trump's unproven claim that former President Obama wiretapped Trump Tower. Mr. Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort has also volunteered to be interviewed by lawmakers investigating Russian interference with the U.S. election. New York Times' Matthew ...
Trump, Abbott Announce 20K Jobs after Meet â€” 800 in Texas
President Donald Trump met with Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Charter Communication CEO Tom Rutledge to announce thousands of new jobs returning to the U.S. from overseas. The company will hire 20,000 new positions over the next four years -- 800 in Texas.
The prescription drug industry is starting to turn on itself as pressure over drug prices heats up
Reuters/Gary CameronAs scrutiny of high drug prices in the US intensifies, so has the finger pointing about who is to blame. This week, that came in the form of an interview in which an executive at Gilead blamed high prices on pharmacy benefit managers, the companies that help insurance plans determine what drugs they'll ...
Bloomberg: McCain says Trump should address Russia's election interference
President Donald Trump should discuss Russian attempts to influence the outcome of the U.S. election in November in an effort to fill intelligence gaps, said Senator John McCain. “I would very much like to see the president address this issue including the issue we continue to wrestle with that is the Russian ...
WB Congress not to invite Sibal, Singhvi in future programmes
West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury today said the state unit will not invite senior party leaders Kapil Sibal and Abhishek Manu Singvi in future programmes as they had represented the TMC government in the Narada sting case in the Supreme Court."We will not invite Sibal and Singhvi for any future prgramme of ...
Donald Trump's healthcare failure exposes GOP disarray on Obamacare pledge
ANALYSIS:Â Donald Trump's bid to ram a new healthcare system through the US Congress collapsed in aÂ heap on Friday afterÂ rebel Republicans refused to bend to a presidential ultimatum that they allÂ should back the controversial bill.