Trump's Budget Director: Health Care Bill Would Curtail Health Care Costs

But Indiana Republican Party chairman Kyle Hupfer says report or no report, a majority of Hoosiers are unhappy with the Affordable Care Act , also known as "Obamacare". The CBO estimated how many states might accept those waivers and what they... More..

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Trump Faces G7 Squeeze On Climate Change, Trade At Sicily Summit

Abe adds, "there is a danger it can spread like a contagious disease". German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the G-7 leaders "put forward very many arguments" for the USA sticking with the agreement. Trump a...More..

G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks - French source
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks - French source

Leaders from the world's major industrialised nations failed to persuade US President Donald Trump to back a landmark climate deal at a G7 summit in Sicily on Friday after hours of talks that were described ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Sheriff: At least 20 injured when tornado hits trailer park

Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer told reporters late Tuesday that the storm destroyed 40 homes and severely damaged up to 75 others. The enhanced F-scale runs from EF0 to EF5. "We still have some people unaccounted...More..

Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'

That's something Patrick said doesn't go far enough. About an hour after the adjournment, Justice - declaring himself to be mediator-in-chief - announced that he would put Carmichael, Senate Minority Leader...More..

2 men die in small plane crash in Sheboygan County
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

2 men die in small plane crash in Sheboygan County

A witness reported it to 911. Authorities say there were no survivors. The Sheboygan County Sheriff's Office said Saturday the pilot was 67-year-old Dennis Hall of McHenry, Ill., and the passenger was 19-ye...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Stenson In Striking Distance At BMW PGA Championship

VIRGINIA WATER, England May 25 Four-times major victor Ernie Els underlined why golf has a proud reputation for integrity and fair play by calling a two-shot penalty on himself at the BMW PGA Championship on ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

G-7 source: US gets more time for climate pact answer

After more than a week overseas, Trump will close his worldwide trip Saturday with additional G-7 meetings and an address to US troops at a nearby air base. Mr Gentiloni said they had made progress on the issue...More..

G-7 leaders seek common ground after seismic shifts
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

G-7 leaders seek common ground after seismic shifts

President Donald Trump says on Twitter that he's getting "ready to engage" his fellow G-7 leaders "on many issues including economic growth, terrorism, and security". Although EPA head Scott Pruitt and othe...More..

'Challenging' talks expected as Trump, other G7 leaders meet
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

'Challenging' talks expected as Trump, other G7 leaders meet

Trump has yet to act on his campaign threat to ditch the Paris accord , having said he would listen to what USA partners have to say before making a decision on how to proceed after the G7. The G7 nations hav...More..

Monuments Get Legal Protection From Removal in Alabama
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Monuments Get Legal Protection From Removal in Alabama

The bill does not provide an explicit option to remove a monument 40 years or older. The law - directed at local governments - bars the removal , renaming, removal and adjustment of monuments, memorial stree...More..

Climate-change pact isn't ruled out as trip ends
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Climate-change pact isn't ruled out as trip ends

With Mrs May and Mr Trump among four new faces in the club of the world's major democracies, the gathering in Italy was billed as a key test of how serious the new U.S. In the Middle East, President Donald T...More..

Ariana Grande 'traumatised' by Manchester attack
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Ariana Grande 'traumatised' by Manchester attack

Interior minister Amber Rudd had described the leaks as " irritating " early on Thursday, after details about bomber Salman Abedi , including his name, first appeared in USA media, adding that Britain's al...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Republican who 'body slammed' reporter wins Montana election

Greg Gianforte won the Montana U.S. House special election on Thursday night. But Gianforte had taken two actions on Thursday night: allegedly attacking Jacobs and then issuing a statement blaming the...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

G-7 leaders reach impasse on climate change

Activists wearing the masks of the seven leaders of G7, from left, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe , German Chancellor Angela Merkel , Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni , B...More..

UK police find 'significant' evidence; May slams US on leaks
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

UK police find 'significant' evidence; May slams US on leaks

It came after the name of bomber Salman Abedi was leaked to U.S. media 24 hours after the attack, which killed 22 - including children - and injured 64. Greater Manchester Police (GMP) hopes to resume normal ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

G7 leaders reach impasse on climate, urge cyber crackdown

Trump's economic adviser Gary Cohn said Trump's views on climate were "evolving" and that he would ultimately do what was best for the United States . A day earlier, Trump slammed North Atlantic Treaty Organis...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

G-7 source: USA gets more time for climate pact answer

President Donald Trump will face intense pressure from America's closest allies to remain in the Paris Climate Agreement when he meets with the G-7 group of global leaders in Italy this weekend. "Presiden...More..

Congressman Responds To New Republican Health Plan
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Congressman Responds To New Republican Health Plan

The analysis projected the bill would lower health insurance premiums on average . The American Medical Association and the American Nurses Association have come out against this bill, as have organi...More..

Bear rips bumper off car in search of doughnuts
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Bear rips bumper off car in search of doughnuts

They initially thought it had been struck by another vehicle. She said there were no doughnuts in the auto at the time, but there were aprons in the vehicle that smelled heavily of the pastry treats. The Ro...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Top Palestinian Authority Official Denies Reports of Trump-Led Regional Peace Initiative

Bush , spoke with Brian Kilmeade today about President Trump's Middle East Trip. The US package reportedly includes the renewed sale of precision-guided munitions that had been blocked under president ...More..

Seniors not on board with GOP's healthcare plan
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Seniors not on board with GOP's healthcare plan

The House of Representatives passed the bill earlier this month before receiving the CBO's score . Trump's Health and Human Services secretary, Tom Price, assailed the CBO for being inaccurate, with the ...More..

Italy says no progress at G7 on climate change row with US
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Italy says no progress at G7 on climate change row with US

The chief economic adviser for President Trump told reporters at the G7 summit in Taormina , Sicily , that the president "is leaning to understand the European position" on the Paris Climate Accord. T...More..

US-Middle East relations — NRT Focus
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

US-Middle East relations — NRT Focus

Addressing his first press conference after being re-elected as Iran's president, Rouhani said that Tehran has always favoured good ties with the regional and global countries. The Sunni kingdom and Shiite ...More..

G7 leaders pressure Trump on climate change
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

G7 leaders pressure Trump on climate change

But diplomats conceded as the talks began that the United States was unlikely to budge, meaning the final communique could be watered down significantly compared to the one the G7 unveiled at its last summit in...More..

Neb WR Stanley Morgan Jr. arrested on pot charge in Florida
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Neb WR Stanley Morgan Jr. arrested on pot charge in Florida

The officer said they could smell the marijuana from the outside of the auto, then when at the window of the driver, the officer could see what appeared to be small amounts of fresh cannabis in the center conso...More..

The handshake between Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump who enjoys the Net
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

The handshake between Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump who enjoys the Net

Macron strides along the blue carpet to the wall of world leaders walking toward him. But as a 39-year-old who has never held elected office, Macron clearly was excited about the appearance with the United St...More..

Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of Federal Bureau of Investigation director
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Mr Lieberman gave reporters a thumbs-up as he left the White House on Wednesday and said he and Mr Trump had a "good meeting". Following the firing of now-former FBI Director James Comey , it would seem ...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Russians Discussed Ways to Use Advisers to Influence Trump

On Tuesday, Brennan shared that he "was concerned by a series of suspicious contacts between Russian government officials and Mr. Trump's associates". On Monday, Rep. Elijah Cummings , D-Md., said documents al...More..

Trump budget could cost Idaho schools $16.1 million
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Trump budget could cost Idaho schools $16.1 million

Trump is also calling for a needless ramp-up of military spending despite the fact that the United States already spends more on military spending the next seven or eight countries combined. House Speaker ...More..

2 toddlers found dead in hot car in North Texas
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

2 toddlers found dead in hot car in North Texas

The children's mother told police that her kids were playing in a room in their home and when she went to check on them they were gone, according to reports. Malone was taken to John Peter Smith Hospital in For...More..

Manchester attack arrests
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Manchester attack arrests "significant", important items found

Brunt said one resident of the building reported "a strong smell of explosives" coming from behind the door. Police have swooped in on multiple addresses in the northwestern city since Tuesday and those arres...More..

Weather causes suspension of play at NCAA men's golf finals
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Weather causes suspension of play at NCAA men's golf finals

Vanderbilt has reached match play each of the last two years, losing in the quarterfinals both times. Overstreet continues play at the NCAA Championship Saturday afternoon, going off No. The cut now stands at...More..

Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event

They said the charges required extensive and lengthy investigation, citing the chaos of the encounter between some of about 400 Trump supporters and a small group of masked counter-demonstrators on a stairway...More..

Texas House Approves Bathroom Restrictions for Public Schools
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Texas House Approves Bathroom Restrictions for Public Schools

Opponents called the bill discriminatory and unsafe for transgender youth. "The second that gavel dropped, I just burst into tears", said Gonzalez, getting choked up again as she recalled traveling to Austin ...More..