William, Mississippi State women earn 1st Final Four berth

Morgan William scored 41 points as Mississippi State beat Baylor 94-85 in overtime on Sunday to reach its first-ever Women's Final Four berth. The win came three years and a day after William's stepfather, Donnie Rory, passed away. The final fo... More..

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Listen to Harper Beckham singing to mum Victoria Beckham for Mother's Day
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Listen to Harper Beckham singing to mum Victoria Beckham for Mother's Day

In it, Harper has drawn herself standing next to her mummy as they hold balloons. David wrote that he was "so so proud" of his little girl in the caption to the short clip, along with a heart emoji. Cathe...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

House Republicans, short of votes, abruptly pull health care bill

Lawrence Health System, the umbrella organization for Canton-Potsdam Hospital and Gouverneur Hospital. We will update this story with more Tennessee lawmakers' responses as they are received. The Freedom Ca...More..

Man killed in Cincinnati nightclub shooting identified
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Man killed in Cincinnati nightclub shooting identified

According to police, there were a total of 15 victims, one of whom has died and 14 others who have been injured. Witnesses said that the DJ began yelling for police shortly after 1:00 a.m. "Once I got outsi...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

From sweet to elite: North Carolina cruises past Butler

If the Wildcats win this one, they face the victor of North Carolina-Butler. "I think we wanted it more", he said. Now, the basketball gods have set them up to go toe-to-toe for another 40 minutes, this time in...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Schumer wants to stop health care plan 'before it's too late'

The second-year congressman previously convinced leaders to agree to the addition of $145 billion in federal aid for older Americans to obtain health coverage and for seniors and disabled residents enrolled i...More..

CBO analysis of amended Republican health bill shows less deficit reduction
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

CBO analysis of amended Republican health bill shows less deficit reduction

It is time that we step back and focus on enacting durable, sustainable and bipartisan reform of the American health care system that will lower costs, increase access and ensure quality care for all Americans....More..

Tens of thousands march in Yemen against Saudi-led airstrikes (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Tens of thousands march in Yemen against Saudi-led airstrikes (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

A U.S. News/Al-Monitor article from two years ago, when the Saudis began their aggression with Obama's support, shows that the same legislators who are now leading the chorus of fake-news attacks against the Pr...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Northwest Lawmakers React To Health Care Bill Withdrawal

She also said 24 millions will lose their insurance while shifting costs to states under the American Health Care Act. On Wednesday, New York's Jewish federation sent a letter to the state's Congressional...More..

Congressman Chris Collins Statement on the American Health Care Act
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Congressman Chris Collins Statement on the American Health Care Act

The bill would grant tax breaks worth $200 billion to insurance companies, drugmakers and other industries. The GOP eventually made a decision to pull the American Health Care Act, dubbed " Trumpcare ", after...More..

Bay Area Democrats pleased with American Health Care Act withdrawal
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Bay Area Democrats pleased with American Health Care Act withdrawal

The Democrats, he said, were to blame. President Trump reacts to health bill defeat "What happened on the floor today is a victory for the American people", said Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-California. So w...More..

Why Republicans were in such a hurry on health care
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Why Republicans were in such a hurry on health care

Welch said he hoped Congress would start having serious discussions about making health care more affordable and accessible. "It has to happen today or else we will own it going into the 2018 midterm election...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Trump Blames Democrats In Wake Of Defeat On Health Care Bill

While Ryan has promised the fight to repeal and replace Obamacare is ongoing, changes in the near term look unlikely. He told a few hundred people at construction materials firm Foster Supply that Friday'...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Affordable Care Act to Stay in Place

He said the bill's restriction of funds to providers that promote abortion and prohibiting federal funding for abortion or the purchase of plans that provide abortion "honors a key moral requirement for our nat...More..

Burglary at Bellagio Hotel and Casino prompts lockdown on Vegas strip
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Burglary at Bellagio Hotel and Casino prompts lockdown on Vegas strip

They said multiple people were involved. Police initially thought at least one of the theives may have fired gunshots during the burglary, but later said they believed the sound of the sledgehammers breaking ...More..

Anti-Trump protesters clash with police in Omaha
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Anti-Trump protesters clash with police in Omaha

The rally in Philadelphia was one of many around the country Saturday, but it wasn't long until there was a bit of a hostile takeover by hundreds of anti-Trump protesters. Unlike other cities, there were no cla...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Down to the wire on House health care vote, Tipton still undecided

Winfrey. We can not let them down. Well, Trump and the Republicans will have to come up with a better repeal plan because Americans aren't happy with the health care plan that has been proposed. "Health care ...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

VP Pence On Obamacare Repeal Failure: 'Congress Just Wasn't Ready'

Standing with Linda McMahon, who started and ran World Wrestling Entertainment before being named as head of Trump's Small Business Administration, Pence joked that the White House could use some muscle to work...More..

Woman looking for wedding dress after husband accidentally donates it
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Woman looking for wedding dress after husband accidentally donates it

She planned to preserve the ivory gown as a family heirloom. "The manager says he thinks it got sold for $20 or $25", she said. Natalie Gelbert's "priceless" wedding dress was in a bag in her family auto wait...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Local senior center braces for cuts amid budget rumors

Will the Older Americans Act Nutrition Program be affected? And it's been cut in 2013, 2014 and previous year. Jacobson says the proposed cuts could impact a portion of their budget, but it's too soon to kn...More..

Pro-Trump beach rally descends into chaos as brawl breaks out
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Pro-Trump beach rally descends into chaos as brawl breaks out

Organizers blasted patriotic music and wore their Donald Trump campaign hats Friday as they passed out fliers for a "Make America Great Again" march and rally that will be held over the weekend at Bolsa Chica S...More..

Sunny weekend ahead until possible showers Sunday night
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Sunny weekend ahead until possible showers Sunday night

A few showers are possible this evening, but it looks like most of the rain is going to hold off until after midnight. Of course, this is the time of the year when you see such a startling difference from west ...More..

Bellagio Burglary At High-End Jewelry Store Sends Hotel Into Lockdown
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Bellagio Burglary At High-End Jewelry Store Sends Hotel Into Lockdown

A picture of the shooter wearing a pig mask has surfaced on Twitter. "It is believed at least one suspect fired shots inside the store", the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said in a statement. Some ...More..

Pilot dead in small plane crash in Atlanta suburb
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Pilot dead in small plane crash in Atlanta suburb

Tullan Avard, a homeowner in Kennesaw's Chastain Lakes subdivision, said she was sitting outside with a neighbor when they saw the plane fly over. The house next door caught on fire from the radiant heat and ...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

One killed on Las Vegas Strip, gunman barricades self

A social media post showed what appeared to be a person in a pig mask outside a jewellery store after the robbery, but police said they could not verify the photo's authenticity. "There is no credible informati...More..

First Double-Amputee Graduates From Police Academy
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

First Double-Amputee Graduates From Police Academy

Not only is he the Suffolk County's first double amputee to serve as a fully active police officer, but he's also believed to be the first in the entire nation. "'I'm sorry to say, but if I break my leg, I go i...More..

Emirates, Royal Jordanian & Turkish Air Respond to the Laptop Ban
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Emirates, Royal Jordanian & Turkish Air Respond to the Laptop Ban

The US ban affects nine airlines from mostly Muslim countries, and these airlines have been given until Saturday to comply. As if traveling to the United States wasn't hard enough already, now travelers fly...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Fayetteville police searching for missing toddler, infant; father charged

The children were reported missing Friday following a domestic dispute . The murders come after the Fayetteville based father told authorities that his wife had been seeing someone else and that the childr...More..

With AP report on Manafort, the Russian-Trump link tightens
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

With AP report on Manafort, the Russian-Trump link tightens

Chairman Devin Nunes , R-Calif., apologized to the full House Intelligence Committee today for failing to inform the committee's Democratic ranking member of his findings - that the intelligence community "i...More..

RI senators to vote against Supreme Court pick Gorsuch
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

RI senators to vote against Supreme Court pick Gorsuch

Proponents of a Gorsuch filibuster point out that McConnell is no less likely to violate longstanding norms the next time around and that Democrats must push back against the majority leader's extraordinary ...More..

Memphis Mother Charged In Connection To False AMBER ALERT
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Memphis Mother Charged In Connection To False AMBER ALERT

The child had been with relatives since last night. Memphis police are searching for a 1-year-old who was taken during a carjacking in Hickory Hill. "I had the baby", she said. "When the police got here they ...More..

Iraqi Civilians Continue to Flee Mosul, Facing Danger and Uncertainty
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Iraqi Civilians Continue to Flee Mosul, Facing Danger and Uncertainty

The increased strikes come at a time when the Trump administration has put its trust in carrying out the details of the war plan in the field commanders, giving them more autonomy to initiate attacks than they ...More..

Las Vegas casino panic over suspected robber in pig mask
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Las Vegas casino panic over suspected robber in pig mask

No one was injured when Metropolitan Police Department officers were called to a "high-end retail store" inside the 3600 Las Vegas Blvd. Local media reported that the Las Vegas Police Department indicated...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Sen. Schumer Declares Democrats Will Filibuster Gorsuch Nomination

It remained unclear when - or even if - the Senate will vote on Gorsuch's nomination if the committee approves him. Republicans could then revert to a simple majority in a " nuclear option ". "McConnell what ...More..

Lonzo Ball says he's one and done at UCLA, headed to National Basketball Association
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Lonzo Ball says he's one and done at UCLA, headed to National Basketball Association

He has helped advance the third-seeded Bruins to the NCAA Tournament South Region semifinals, where they will play No. 2 seed Kentucky on Friday night at FedEx Forum. That's a pretty fair description of what ...More..