Trump says GOP thrives with Pelosi in power

You get reliable intelligence and forecasts on more than a dozen factors that affect the economy and are critical to your business and financial success. Stressing that Republicans have now won special elections in Georgia , South Carolina, Montan... More..

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Parsing through the details of the GOP's health care bill

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., said that with the current health care system, families in Tennessee and across the country face rising costs and have limited choices. Trump publicly celebrated the House bill'...More..

Military Chiefs Want 6-Month Hold on Transgender Enlistments
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Military Chiefs Want 6-Month Hold on Transgender Enlistments

On July 1, the USA military was supposed to implement a Barack Obama-era policy which lifted the ban on transgender recruits, both new and those who are already serving. They described the biggest challenge as ...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Arab states send Qatar 13 demands to end crisis

The demands include closing Al-Jazeera television and cutting ties with Iran, sever ties with terrorist organisations, including the Muslim Brotherhood , IS, Al Qaeda and Hezbollah. "I can tell you why we have...More..

Spieth leads by 1 midway through 2nd round at Travelers
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Spieth leads by 1 midway through 2nd round at Travelers

Jordan Spieth played well enough in the second round of the Travelers Championship to stay in the lead. A windy afternoon kept anyone from catching him at TPC River Highlands. "To give myself a good opportuni...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Cindy weakens to a tropical depression- NHC

Winds in excess of 62 miles per hour were measured in Cameron, Louisiana, with the sustained speed settling at 48 miles per hour. In addition to bands of drenching rain, the storm brought high winds and numer...More..

'Making A Murderer' Subject Closer To Release After Appeals Court Win
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

'Making A Murderer' Subject Closer To Release After Appeals Court Win

She contends Avery deserves a new trial "in the interests of justice" and because "the real controversy was never tried", USA Today Network-Wisconsin reported . "There is no longer any reason to further st...More..

Fultz steps out in shoes made of basketballs
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Fultz steps out in shoes made of basketballs

Markelle will join an exciting young core of players including last year's #1 pick Ben Simmons , Joel Embiid and Dario Saric . Markelle Fultz ( Washington ) is introduced by NBA commissioner Adam Silv...More..

Dozen frustrated Dems face steep challenge to unseat Pelosi
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Dozen frustrated Dems face steep challenge to unseat Pelosi

But the decision by the Supreme Court, not likely to happen in time to affect the 2018 elections, could hurt Republicans more because there are simply more Republican elected officials throughout the countr...More..

Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs

Some conservative and moderate GOP senators, too, have complained about McConnell's proposal, the secrecy with which he drafted it and the speed with which he'd like to whisk it to passage. "It's not th...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

26 picks into the NBA draft round 1, no seniors selected

But like his slick moves on the court, the 2017 NBA Draft prize made a pivot. "Doing whatever we need to do to win", Fultz said. Besides, the Trail Blazers were able to keep their final pick in the first ro...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

GOP Health Bill: Senate Leader Faces Battle for Support

While Republicans control both chambers of Congress and the White House, the party's efforts to unwind Obamacare have been dogged by internal conflicts between moderate and hard-line members of the party. T...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Senate GOP health bill: Cut Medicaid, end no-coverage fines

Echoing the other four, Heller said he opposes the measure "in this form" but does not rule out backing a version that is changed to his liking. McConnell has said he wants to have a vote on the proposed legi...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Funeral to be held for US student imprisoned by N. Korea

Sen. Rob Portman said Wednesday he met with members of North Korea's mission to the United Nations , the country's only US presence. "While I greatly appreciate the efforts of President Xi & China to help wi...More..

Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

The area experienced flooding and road closures, WLOX reported. There is a 70-percent chance of rain tonight, and 30-percent chance on Saturday , mainly before 1 p.m. Mike Dishberger, former president of the...More..

Another mistrial in case of United States officer who shot black man
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Another mistrial in case of United States officer who shot black man

Prosecutors and the defense agree that Tensing shot 43-year-old Sam DuBose in the head after pulling him over for a missing front license plate on July 19, 2015. law enforcement officer to be tried for shooting...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Qatar opens channels with Oman ports amid Gulf crisis

Erdogan was to hold three-way phone talks on the crisis later Tuesday with French President Emmanuel Macron and Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani. Please consider contributing to Eurasia Review...More..

Senate panel seeks details on Lynch role in Clinton probe
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Senate panel seeks details on Lynch role in Clinton probe

Prior to that, on April 22, 2017 the New York Times had reported the Federal Bureau of Investigation obtained an email in which then-chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) Debbie Wasserman Schultz c...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Markelle Fultz's Trainer: 'Philly Is Best Place For Him'

The Boston Celtics got the player they had wanted all along in the 2017 NBA Draft , taking Duke product Jayson Tatum with the No. 3 overall pick. The 76ers, selecting first for the second straight year, sh...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Hassan: Senate GOP'S health care bill is 'heartless'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , who has been criticized for drafting the bill in secret with just a dozen Republican Senate colleagues, says the proposal - which he calls a discussion draft - will s...More..

LAPD Officer Arrested For Allegedly Having Sex With 15-Year-Old Cadet
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

LAPD Officer Arrested For Allegedly Having Sex With 15-Year-Old Cadet

He has been an LAPD officer for 10 years and for the past two years has been assigned to be the equipment room operator at 77th Street Division, Beck said. The cadet program has more than 2,300 active participa...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

This bill is drawing concern from both ends of the spectrum, with the most conservative senators arguing the cuts to Medicaid wouldn't happen fast enough.with some moderate Republicans concerned about instabili...More..

NDSU's Olin, Ukkelberg finish big at USA track and field championships
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

NDSU's Olin, Ukkelberg finish big at USA track and field championships

The meet not only serves as the national championship, but it also is the qualifying meet for those athletes looking to make the US team that will compete at the 2017 World Championships in London, England, lat...More..

Final Advisory Issued On Cindy! More Rain in the Forecast
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Final Advisory Issued On Cindy! More Rain in the Forecast

The agency is predicting maximum sustained wind speeds of close to 40 mph and says "tropical-storm-force winds" will extend around the center of the storm by as many as 70 miles to the southeast and southwest...More..

No-one has right to 'blockade' my country, says Qatar foreign minister
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

No-one has right to 'blockade' my country, says Qatar foreign minister

Their approval came as Washington joined intensifying global efforts to heal the rift between the key Western Gulf allies , which has escalated into the region's worst diplomatic crisis in years. "You have t...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill

The Senate plan proposes cuts to federal subsidies that help Californians who get insurance through Covered California pay their premiums and their out-of-pocket health expenses. The bill would make...More..

Supreme Court limits government's power to revoke citizenship
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Supreme Court limits government's power to revoke citizenship

On Thursday, The Supreme Court handed a setback to the Trump administration by making it harder for the government to strip immigrants of United States citizenship. U.S. Code §14259 (a) states that a naturali...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

GOP opposition puts Senate health care bill in jeopardy

Toomey, who sat on the working group that planned the bill, said he would "thoroughly examine" it on Thursday. He said on Wednesday he wanted a health plan "with heart". It is, plain and simple, a plan to cut t...More..

How Many Millions Does Trump Owe Lenders?
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

How Many Millions Does Trump Owe Lenders?

Disclosure document nowhere almost as detailed as the tax records that U.S. president has refused to publish so far. Richard Painter, who served as an ethics lawyer under President George W. The president...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Iran Warns of Further Missile Strikes but Should Anyone Really Be Scared?

Meanwhile, a Daesh command and operation center in the eastern Syrian city of al-Muhassan was also targeted, which the IRGC described as "one of the key and crucial Daesh centers in the region". Brigadier Gener...More..

Trump Administration Revokes Program for Immigrant Parents
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Trump Administration Revokes Program for Immigrant Parents

However, 26 states including Republican- governed Texas challenged the plan at a Texas court. Breathing a sigh of relief, " dreamers " will continue to benefit from the Obama-era "DACA" program , granting un...More..

Former DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson Testifies Before House Intel Committee
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Former DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson Testifies Before House Intel Committee

A US official told Time that Russia's penetration of voting systems allowed hackers to access voter information and alter voter rolls. During Senate testimony , Lankford displayed a large screenshot of a p...More..

Tri-State Braces for Possible Impacts From Tropical Depression Cindy
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Tri-State Braces for Possible Impacts From Tropical Depression Cindy

Even as Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall in the Gulf Coast, flooding parts of Texas and Louisiana Thursday , long-range weather forecasters are predicting a less-than-active hurricane season for 2017...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Obama Rips Senate Obamacare Replacement as 'Not a Health Care Bill'

Under Senate Republicans' plan, the government would no longer penalize Americans for failing to have health insurance. Without the federal money for Medicaid expansion , OH leaders would have to decide wh...More..

Tropical depression brings flooding to US Gulf Coast states
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Tropical depression brings flooding to US Gulf Coast states

National Hurricane Center said. As per AccuWeather's report, the storm is now heading toward the north-northwest and according to their hurricane expert, Dan Kottlowski, the storm's center will likely make...More..