Washington would lose $10B through 2026 with latest Obamacare repeal plan

Sens. Bill Cassidy , R-La., and Lindsey Graham , R-S.C., have introduced a bill that would turn the ACA into a block-grant program that gives each state funds to devise its own health care system . But some advocates say the state might run out of... More..

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North Korea bolsters defence after flight by USA bombers, rhetoric escalates
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

North Korea bolsters defence after flight by USA bombers, rhetoric escalates

Kim said North Korea would consider the "highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history" against the United States and that Trump's comments had confirmed his nuclear program was "the correct path". May...More..

President Trump targets eight countries in his newly revised travel ban
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

President Trump targets eight countries in his newly revised travel ban

Full travel bans were placed on nationals from North Korea and Chad, while the restrictions for Venezuela were limited to officials from a long list of government agencies and their families. "We will not admit...More..

Ex-US congressman Weiner sentenced to prison for 'sexting' minor
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Ex-US congressman Weiner sentenced to prison for 'sexting' minor

Weiner pleaded guilty to transmitting sexual material to a minor. She said that "despite two very public disclosures and the destruction of his career on two occasions, he continued with the activity". The ...More..

Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new ban may vary by country
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new ban may vary by country

Venezuela has accused the U.S. of "psychological terrorism" after it imposed travel restrictions on some Venezuelan government officials and their families. "It is the President's solemn duty to protect the Ame...More..

by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

North Korean FM says Trump has declared war on his country

Trump said . "If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man, they won't be around much longer!" Because the United States declared war, even if USA strategic bombers do not intrude into our air, we will possess ...More..

Trump replaces 90-day ban with new travel restrictions
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Trump replaces 90-day ban with new travel restrictions

Sudan, which was on the original list, is cooperating more with the USA government and is no longer facing the same restrictions . "As president, I must act to protect the security and interests of the Unite...More..

by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Korea's foreign minister urges N. Korea to respond to offer for talks

Trump's threat to destroy North Korea made "our rockets' visit to the entire United States mainland all the more inevitable", Ri said on Saturday. And he stressed that he hopes the world remembers in the future...More..

WH Spokeswoman: NFL Players Should Protest Police, Not The American Flag
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

WH Spokeswoman: NFL Players Should Protest Police, Not The American Flag

The White House press secretary defended Trump's decision to wade into the issue, arguing that far from being a distraction, it's "always appropriate" for the President to defend the flag, the national anthe...More..

'Dangerous precedent' Catalonia's independence bid sends shockwaves across Europe
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

'Dangerous precedent' Catalonia's independence bid sends shockwaves across Europe

On Monday, 17 people were summoned for allegedly "disseminating a website for people to participate in a referendum declared illegal by the Constitutional Court", according to police. Measures have already in...More..

MA considers expanding consumer credit protections after Equifax breach
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

MA considers expanding consumer credit protections after Equifax breach

There are two things we can count on in the wake of the Equifax breach, already credited with exposing a majority of American adults to the possibility of identity theft. AG Maura Healey at a press conference...More..

Groom saves child from drowning in river on wedding day
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Groom saves child from drowning in river on wedding day

Question: What's more attractive than seeing your handsome groom in his tux on your wedding day ? The wedding photographer, Darren Hatt , captured the whole ordeal. "I just kind of plucked him out and he ...More..

Army chief Rawat warns of another surgical strike if needed
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Army chief Rawat warns of another surgical strike if needed

Rawat warned Pakistan saying, "Surgical Strikes were a message we communicated, if required, if the adversary does not behave and if we have to continue with these kinds of activities we will continue but t...More..

Forecast: Seasonal temps and rain moving into the area
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Forecast: Seasonal temps and rain moving into the area

North, northeast wind 8 to 11 miles per hour. Friday looks mostly sunny and much cooler with highs in the low and mid 70s. Outside of some high surf and rip currents along the entire East Coast and some rai...More..

Korea, Venezuela, Chad among 8 countries on new U.S. travel ban
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Korea, Venezuela, Chad among 8 countries on new U.S. travel ban

The restrictions on Venezuela focused on Socialist government officials that the Trump administration blamed for the country's slide into economic disarray, including officials from the Bolivarian National In...More..

Alstom and Siemens set to merge rail assets, reports say
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Alstom and Siemens set to merge rail assets, reports say

Sources have told Reuters that Siemens sees Alstom as more financially stable than Bombardier and that the Canadian company also would have wanted to have control over a transportation joint venture, which ...More..

At least 37 civilians killed in Russian airstrikes in Syria's Idlib
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

At least 37 civilians killed in Russian airstrikes in Syria's Idlib

Islamic State is a terrorist organization banned in Russian Federation. The possibility for conflict between the two groups has increased as both sides work to defeat Islamic State in the oil-and-gas rich p...More..

by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Man Suspected of Limerick Twp. Shooting Found Dead

Feldman was wanted for allegedly shooting the 48-year-old woman as she opened the front door to her Limerick Township home on Friday. An arrest warrant has been issued for Feldman on charges of attempted murd...More..

Canyon Fire in Southern California Prompts Hundreds to Evacuate
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Canyon Fire in Southern California Prompts Hundreds to Evacuate

Larry Kurtz. All other district schools will be open, including Corona High School, but will be operating on an "inclement weather schedule" due to poor air quality, meant to keep students inside, according t...More..

Mino Raiola Asks Manchester United Fans to Stop Singing Romelu Lukaku Chant
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Mino Raiola Asks Manchester United Fans to Stop Singing Romelu Lukaku Chant

The Red Devils, meanwhile, got to 16 points on Saturday with a less convincing 1-0 win over Southampton thanks to a goal by Belgian Romelu Lukaku in the 20th minute. When asked why he had been sent off afte...More..

Volvo's footprint in SC just got bigger
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Volvo's footprint in SC just got bigger

Volvo is hoping to start production in late 2018. According to the Swedish carmaker, the United States is the largest single market for the XC90, hence the business logic behind the move. The plant now is und...More..

One more day of late September heat is on the way
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

One more day of late September heat is on the way

Temperatures will still be warm with highs in mid 80s northwest to near 90° southeast. This equates to lows in the 40s/50s and highs in the 60s/lower 70s. Low: 62. A few isolated showers may pop up ahead of the...More..

North Korea: 'Donald Trump is distracted by National Football League controversy'
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

North Korea: 'Donald Trump is distracted by National Football League controversy'

After Trump's tweet on Saturday, North Korea's foreign minister told reporters that the country considers Trump's tweet to be a declaration of war, and that his country can thus legally shoot down United Stat...More..

Bengaluru student drowns in pond as friends take selfies
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Bengaluru student drowns in pond as friends take selfies

One of the college students was looking at the selfies again and pointed out in one of the pictures that he was drowning. "However, by the time they reached the spot it had already been an hour and his body was...More..

Over 70% of Voters Cast Ballots in Iraqi Kurdistan's Independence Vote
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Over 70% of Voters Cast Ballots in Iraqi Kurdistan's Independence Vote

The US State Department said it was "deeply disappointed" by the Kurdistan regional government's decision to conduct the vote. Kurds voted in large numbers in an independence referendum in northern Iraq on Se...More..

Shooting incident near Philippine President's residence, officer injured
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Shooting incident near Philippine President's residence, officer injured

The Presidential Security Group (PSG) is reportedly investigating the incident that happened inside Malacañang Park - the official residence and workplace of the President. Gonzaga was in charge of the security...More..

by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Central Intelligence Agency profiles North Korea's Kim Jong Un

U.S. Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., returned Sunday from a security and trade mission to South Korea and Taiwan to receive an update on the nuclear threat of North Korea and expand markets for Montana products. Le...More..

Tehran's top diplomat slams 'fake' empathy from Trump for Iranians
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tehran's top diplomat slams 'fake' empathy from Trump for Iranians

European diplomats were cautious on Monday not to criticize Trump , but it was clear they were frustrated by his insistence that it would be easy to reach a new agreement more favorable to the West. Trump's f...More..

North Korea says Trump has 'declared war'
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

North Korea says Trump has 'declared war'

Administration critics claim Mr. Trump's virulent rhetoric against the North Korean regime, particularly the personal insults leveled against Kin Jong Un, have limited US diplomatic options and pushed the count...More..

Trump Bluntly Confronts Appeasement Foreign Policy on Iran, NKorea
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Trump Bluntly Confronts Appeasement Foreign Policy on Iran, NKorea

The missile was unveiled during a military parade in Tehran that commemorated the 1980s Iraq-Iran war on Friday. "We will increase our military power as a deterrent". It is inappropriate for the rhetoric ag...More..