Donald Trump: 'I'm 100 Percent Behind' Obamacare Replacement Plan

It also said that enacting the legislation now before Congress - a measure backed by President Donald Trump - would reduce the federal deficit by some $337 billion over the next decade, a relatively small savings given the massive size of the USA... More..

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Hillary Clinton: 'I Am Ready to Come Out of the Woods'
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Hillary Clinton: 'I Am Ready to Come Out of the Woods'

Other than us seeing Hillary Clinton walking in the woods with a Twitter user, at Donald Trump's inauguration, and getting made fun of for not wearing make up she's been rather reclusive. As far too many Amer...More..

US Republicans working on Medicaid, tax credit changes: Ryan
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

US Republicans working on Medicaid, tax credit changes: Ryan

The ACA uses a sliding scale based on income and the price of a standard plan to ensure eligible Americans never pay more than 9.5 percent of their annual income on health insurance premiums. The Republican bil...More..

The Public Pulse: Government should stay out of health care
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

The Public Pulse: Government should stay out of health care

The legislation, known as the American Health Care Act, is now being reworked to give states more flexibility under Medicaid and to help older Americans afford coverage on the individual market. "We're concer...More..

Ryan Looks to Thursday Health Care Vote With More Elder Pay Help
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Ryan Looks to Thursday Health Care Vote With More Elder Pay Help

While proponents say the GOP plan would eventually provide Americans with access to less expensive, more patient and doctor-centric coverage, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) projected that 24 million peo...More..

Legendary musician Chuck Berry dies at 90
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Legendary musician Chuck Berry dies at 90

Charlie Daniels, a fellow music legend, called Berry "The greatest rock and roll lyricist ever" and hoped he would "rest in peace". I've worked on this record for a long time . Despite his troubles with th...More..

Trump's First Budget Plan Would Take An Ax To The EPA's Funds
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Trump's First Budget Plan Would Take An Ax To The EPA's Funds

President Trump has announced his first $1. His budget repeatedly attacks those unfortunate, both in the United States and outside its borders. JOHN YANG: The big winners in the White House budget requ...More..

Florida trooper with MA ties critically injured in crash
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Florida trooper with MA ties critically injured in crash

Rosario suffered serious injuries from the impact and was flown to Jackson Ryder Trauma Center for treatment. "Immediately upon arrival, he required life saving intervention, including his breathing", JMH sur...More..

Bomb scare at White House, one detained
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Bomb scare at White House, one detained

The checkpoint, with a Secret Service kiosk, is at the southeastern corner of an outer perimeter that encloses the grounds of the White House . CNN - citing law enforcement sources in NY - said that thou...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Camping World 500 at Phoenix Preview and Fantasy NASCAR Predictions

Joey Logano ($10,500) and Brad Keselowski ($10,300) have been the two strongest Fords and the strongest team to start the 2017 season. Last week's race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway provided all the exciteme...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Trump on challenged surveillance claim

The four leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees have said they have seen no such evidence. The Republican and Democratic leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee said in a statement on ...More..

The Rick Pitino-John Beilein lovefest is getting ridiculous
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

The Rick Pitino-John Beilein lovefest is getting ridiculous

Early in the game against the Cowboys, Walton deferred and Abdur-Rahkman attacked, then Walton took over with his wild second-half shooting. "It's incredible the way they shoot the basketball, so it's going to ...More..

Trump budget cuts deep into rural America
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Trump budget cuts deep into rural America

He calls for an increase in defense spending by $54 billion, which The Associated Press points out is the largest increase since President Reagan's military buildup of the 1980s. "It's disgraceful and risky...More..

Jaw-Droppers From Kellyanne Conway's NY Mag Profile
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Jaw-Droppers From Kellyanne Conway's NY Mag Profile

Nuzzi concedes that "In her capacity as Trump's spokeswoman, Conway has said many incorrect things". Conway is a veteran political operative, who's spent three decades advising Republicans on how to appeal to...More..

Americans deserve independent pick for Supreme Court
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Americans deserve independent pick for Supreme Court

Judge Gorsuch broke ranks with colleagues who ruled that the Republican governor had overstepped his authority. Other JCN ads tout Gorsuch's credentials, and friends of the nominee said he is prepared to fa...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Conservative Outlet Gets Lone Media Seat on Tillerson's Plane

He said "clearly the level of spending that the State Department has been undertaking is unsustainable". The State Department cuts are part of the White House' budget plan for 2018 that will also slash spendi...More..

White House cites satire column to tout budget
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

White House cites satire column to tout budget

Lindsey Graham of SC, a Republican, vowed that proposed State Department cut in the diplomatic corps and foreign aid would be " dead on arrival ". Here, McCarthy discusses the agency's future in the Trump ...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Turkey: US secretary of state to visit country on March 30

Next month, the Turkish electorate will be asked to vote Yes or No to an 18-article reform bill, which will also change the current parliamentary system to an executive presidency. Without normal access , some...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

JC Penney will remain open in Marshalltown

Penney continues to evolve in order to achieve long-term growth and profitability and deliver on shareholder value". The retailer is not the first to announce closures of large department stores this year. J....More..

House Gears Up For Obamacare Repeal Vote Next Week
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

House Gears Up For Obamacare Repeal Vote Next Week

While only 15 percent of Democrats and 22 percent of independents support the bill, the poll shows that even Republicans are hesitant to support the legislation. Most of that increase would stem from repealin...More..

Trump budget would cut $220K of funding for county elderly meals program
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Trump budget would cut $220K of funding for county elderly meals program

White House Budget Director Mike Mulvaney raised doubts about how well the program works Thursday . The program served about 2.4 million seniors previous year, including more than 500,000 veterans. "We hav...More..

Man Detained After Reportedly Jumping Bike Rack Near White House Fence
by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Man Detained After Reportedly Jumping Bike Rack Near White House Fence

The intrusion briefly put the White House complex into a escalated security posture, but the situation has since returned to normal, sources said. The incident prompted Jason Chaffetz, chairman of the House o...More..

House Explodes in Rockville, Maryland; Fate of Occupants Unknown
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

House Explodes in Rockville, Maryland; Fate of Occupants Unknown

However, Goldstein said at the scene early Friday in an NBC4 interview that Washington Gas was at the scene and there's "no concern about gas involvement in this explosion". Rice said she used to live in Califo...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

British Intelligence Denies Being Involved in Alleged Spying on Trump by Obama

A spokesman for May said that the charge, made on Tuesday by Fox News analyst Andrew Napolitano, that the UK's signals intelligence agency GCHQ had helped Obama to wire tap Trump after his victory in la...More..

UK Raps White House Over 'Ridiculous' Donald Trump Snooping Claims
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

UK Raps White House Over 'Ridiculous' Donald Trump Snooping Claims

When asked if there was an apology by the administration to the British government over the matter, Spicer replied, "No, we were just passing on news reports". GCHQ took the unusual step of releasing a statemen...More..

DONNIE JOHNSTON: Can US health insurance system be cured?
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

DONNIE JOHNSTON: Can US health insurance system be cured?

The legislation was introduced on March 6 and would replace the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as Obamacare. The AARP accuses the house republican health care bill of being a sweetheart deal for drug co...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Wiretapping Trump lacks evidence

A remark that President Trump made to Fox News on Wednesday isn't sitting well with the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, who is now suggesting that the commander-in-chief's comments, if t...More..

Puerto Rico's big 1st inning keeps Team USA at bay, onto semifinals
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Puerto Rico's big 1st inning keeps Team USA at bay, onto semifinals

To his credit, Stroman bounced back for manager Jim Leyland , lasting into the fifth inning without allowing another run. American and Birdland hero Adam Jones helped propel the U.S. He then struck out Posey...More..

NJ Weather: More Snow, Freezing Rain Expected This Weekend
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

NJ Weather: More Snow, Freezing Rain Expected This Weekend

The potential for slick roadways and rapid changes to a driver's visibility are the main issues expected with this round of wintry precipitation. However, the rain and snow showers will keep things damp all day...More..

Audio of Paul Ryan Released by Breitbart
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Audio of Paul Ryan Released by Breitbart

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday he has "really thick skin" and he is not anxious about a story published by Breitbart News with audio of him saying in October he would not defend then-GOP presidential nomi...More..

32 people arrested in ICE operation in Nebraska
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

32 people arrested in ICE operation in Nebraska

Seven were considered fugitives, having already been ordered by a federal judge to leave the U.S. The individual is a lifetime predatory offender registrant. Of the total, 23 previously had been removed from th...More..

by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

The US might have a new North Korea policy

A pre-emptive strike against Pyongyang has rarely been discussed during previous U.S. administrations because of North Korea's ability to easily attack Seoul, which sits near the heavily armed border with the N...More..

Medical students planning 'die-in' against ACA repeal
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

Medical students planning 'die-in' against ACA repeal

IL health care experts say the state would face a $40 billion loss in federal Medicaid support under a health care overhaul proposed by congressional Republicans. Visit Repeal & Replace Watch for more KHN cover...More..

NCAA Region SOUTH Bracket Matchups and Previews
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

NCAA Region SOUTH Bracket Matchups and Previews

Meanwhile, North Carolina , the second favorite on the NCAA tournament odds at some sportsbooks heading into the event, is a monster. Butler F Andrew Chrabascz: The senior finished the regular season secon...More..

The Next Evolution in Luxury Theaters? Playgrounds
by | Saturday, March 18, 2017

The Next Evolution in Luxury Theaters? Playgrounds

They introduced it in response to fluctuating attendance for kids films, and designed these special theaters to get everyone back in, instead of staying at home and watching Netflix, for instance. Parents are...More..