South Carolina Dem Runs for House Seat on Anti-Nancy Pelosi Platform

Most notably, Karen Handel won a Georgia Congressional seat against "dream" Democrat candidate Jon Ossoff . This allegation comes following the loss by the Democratic candidate John Ossoff in the special election for Georgia's Sixth District ... More..

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GOP senator is latest to oppose health bill

A vote on the bill could come next week. — McConnell has the option of offering the final amendment, which could contain changes aimed at placating GOP holdouts. Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer said the ...More..

Saudi Authorities thwarts planned attack on Mecca's Grand Mosque
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Saudi Authorities thwarts planned attack on Mecca's Grand Mosque

Five others were arrested, it said. The blast partially collapsed the building where he had taken refuge, injuring the six pilgrims, Turki said. He stated that two of the groups have their base of operation...More..

WH says Trump has 'no intention' of firing Mueller, despite criticism
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

WH says Trump has 'no intention' of firing Mueller, despite criticism

Trump wrote on Twitter on Thursday, a day before the deadline, that he did not know if there were recordings of his conversations with Comey, but he did not make or have any such recordings. Several Trump allie...More..

14 wildly hot takes we need on this Whole Foods + Amazon thing
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

14 wildly hot takes we need on this Whole Foods + Amazon thing

With now hundreds of physical stores, Amazon has moved form being an online retailer into brick and mortar. The online retailer launched a grocery delivery and pickup service, AmazonFresh , in the US about...More..

Mueller and Comey not as close as Trump and others suggest
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Mueller and Comey not as close as Trump and others suggest

He may not have as much to worry about there as he thinks. "We're going to have to see", he replied. "Look, there has been no obstruction, there's been no collusion". "Jim has never been to Bob's house. They d...More..

More than 200000 suspected cholera cases in Yemen: United Nations
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

More than 200000 suspected cholera cases in Yemen: United Nations

Sanaa, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) The number of people infected by cholera in Yemen could raise up to 300,000 cases by the end of August, warned the Unicef representative in the country, Meritxell Relano today ...More..

Nancy Pelosi is beside the point
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Nancy Pelosi is beside the point

Just hours before the news conference, moderate Democratic Rep. Kathleen Rice of NY reiterated her call that it was time for Pelosi to step aside. Pelosi was a central figure in the millions of dollars in a...More..

Park shoots 63 to take 2-shot lead at LPGA Tour event
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Park shoots 63 to take 2-shot lead at LPGA Tour event

Park, 23, needed 24 putts to complete the first round as she just missed tying the tournament record of 62 set most recently in last year's first round by Ayako Uehara. Ryu opened the year with eight straight t...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Family affair: Lakers get Lonzo Ball and dad with No. 2 pick

LaVar Ball raised his family in Chino Hills, a Los Angeles suburb 35 miles east of Staples Center. Los Angeles Lakers GM Rob Pelinka , a longtime sports agent turned front office man, produced a creative ...More..

Coconut oil isn't healthy. It's never been healthy
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Coconut oil isn't healthy. It's never been healthy

Coconut oil is one of the go to items for health and fitness gurus and people who are trying to eat clean. The American Heart Association has flat out said it's full of bad fat and we shouldn't be eating ...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

US approves sale of drones to India

New Delhi has been alarmed by Trump's courting of Chinese President Xi Jinping , whom he hosted at his Mar-a-Lago winter estate in April, officials in India said. Lockheed Martin and India's Tata Advanced Sys...More..

Cong asks 20 AAP MLAs to resign, face fresh elections
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Cong asks 20 AAP MLAs to resign, face fresh elections

However, as given in the report, the Delhi High Court had earlier dropped the order citing that appointment of 21 MLAs as parliamentary secretaries was passed without the Lieutenant Governor's concurrence. Th...More..

Egypt's president ratifies disputed Saudi islands pact
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Egypt's president ratifies disputed Saudi islands pact

Egypt's parliament last week backed the plan that cedes control of Tiran and Sanafir islands to Saudi Arabia, but the deal has also become subject to a legal tussle between different courts over jurisdiction. S...More..

Humidity returns Friday, with highs in the upper 80s
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Humidity returns Friday, with highs in the upper 80s

Moisture from Tropical Storm Cindy will begin to affect the Midstate by early tomorrow morning as some periods of steady rain are likely. The weather looks nice for Tuesday and Wednesday with lower humi...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 61

The twin attacks followed a bombing earlier in the day outside the office of the police chief in southwestern Quetta , capital of the insurgency-wracked Balochistan province, that killed at least 13 people...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Takeaways From Amazon's Acquisition Of Whole Foods

Mackey explained that he and his top execs first "flew up to Seattle" to talk with Amazon about a possible merger a little over six weeks ago. "And when we huddled together, it was like we just had-we just had ...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Trump admin set to OK surveillance drone sale to India

After Portugal , PM will visit the United States and later will conclude his three nation tour in the Netherlands. During the visit, I will have an official meeting with the Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte. Th...More..

Member panel named to negotiate on marijuana bill
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Member panel named to negotiate on marijuana bill

Scott, a Republican, said Thursday the commission's priorities would be to look at ways to ensure public safety and the best way to regulate marijuana. The House would not consider the bill after chamber Repu...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Turkey rejects Gulf Arab states' demands over its Qatar base

Four Arab states that have boycotted Qatar have reportedly handed the country a list of 13 demands , including some likely to infuriate Doha and exacerbate the region's worst crisis in decades. "It has to be...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Trump reaches out to lawmakers on healthcare as another says 'no'

Under Obamacare , formally known as the Affordable Care Act , states were eligible to expand their Medicaid programs - providing health insurance to low-income people. Paul said, "My hope is not to defeat t...More..

Kidambi Srikanth reaches final of Australia Super Series
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Kidambi Srikanth reaches final of Australia Super Series

Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth marched his way into the final of the Australian Open Super Series after beating China's Shi Yuqi 21-10, 21-14. Shi did keep up with the Indian's quickness and attack and ...More..

Moms, Breastfeeding Could Slash Your Risk Of Heart Attack And Stroke
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Moms, Breastfeeding Could Slash Your Risk Of Heart Attack And Stroke

These include, but aren't limited to, boosting your baby's immune system, reducing their risk of childhood leukemia, obesity, type 2 diabetes , and even slashing their chances of getting cardiovascular disea...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

NBA ready for possible historic draft, dizzying day of trades

This was the third time in the past four years that the 76ers have taken the consensus top player in the draft - Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid were the others - and one would think that all that talent can't ...More..

International Yoga Day: Modi kicks off global event, Pakistan joins in
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

International Yoga Day: Modi kicks off global event, Pakistan joins in

Addressing the gathering, Modi said yoga has become a part of many people's lives. Though India was trying hard to make yoga popular across the globe since 2011, we got success after the United Nations accept...More..

Summer feeding program aims to help students
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Summer feeding program aims to help students

To prevent the loss in programming and support expansion of summer meal programs , organizations like Hunger Free Vermont have worked with the USDA and local communities to find new and creative solutions to f...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

USA shoots down pro-government drone in Syria: Defense Department

Instead, Russia is reacting to the reality that the U.S. and partnered forces have gained control over a large swath of eastern Syria that ISIS once held, which would be "an existential threat to the Assad reg...More..

GOP's challenge: finding votes for Senate health care bill
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

GOP's challenge: finding votes for Senate health care bill

Early next week, the Congressional Budge Office will submit a report evaluating how many people would lose their insurance due to the bill as well as its impact on the federal budget. "America can not be stro...More..

Spurs select Buffs G Derrick White with No. 29 pick in draft
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Spurs select Buffs G Derrick White with No. 29 pick in draft

At that time, we'll deal with it. If that's the case, then you'd have to imagine the deal would be in exchange for Kevin Love, because that's the only thing that makes sense. In Game 4, Popovich pulled Aldrid...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Finsbury Park mosque van attacker identified as Darren Osborne

Authorities said the incident was being treated as a terror attack . The Metropolitan Police said in a statement that the man was detained by members of the public at the scene of the attack early Monday...More..

John O'Mahony Bursts With Pride Over Son's Appointment To Lions Captain
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

John O'Mahony Bursts With Pride Over Son's Appointment To Lions Captain

After weeks of mind games and backchat between Warren Gatland and Steve Hansen, Fitzpatrick admits the All Blacks have an enormous amount of pressure on their shoulders. The emotions and adrenaline will kic...More..

Huge stuffed cow saves 2-year-old boy after fall out window
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Huge stuffed cow saves 2-year-old boy after fall out window

He was holding a stuffed cow, a toy he takes everywhere. "The first thing that comes to my mind is that I hope that he's OK", Estrada said. "When we're cleaning, playing, I never let him go by them". No one was...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Reform Movement Decries Senate Republicans' Health Care Bill

The Senate bill would reduce those payments by 5 percentage points each year, starting in 2020. In the coming years, states could also change what are considered essential health benefits like maternity car...More..

Froome says was never offered triamcinolone by Team Sky
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Froome says was never offered triamcinolone by Team Sky

Thomas is set to be Froome's co-captain and a possible contender for General Classification behind 32-year-old Froome, who is aiming to add to his titles in 2013, 2015 and 2016. "Honestly, I just love it. It ha...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

Fultz is expected to be a top pick at the NBA Draft on Thursday, June 22. Once upon a time, this draft felt predictable for the Boston Celtics . FILE - In this March 19, 2017, file photo, Duke's Jayson ...More..