Senate Democrats Say Trump Associates Influenced VA Decisions, Renew Call for Investigation
“The VA is supposed serve the health care needs of America's veterans-not the business interests of President Trump's Mar-a-Lago cronies,” said Elizabeth Warren and Brian Schatz.
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US official says Washington reviewing North Korea travel ban
SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - The Trump administration's special envoy for North Korea said Wednesday that Washington is reviewing easing its travel restrictions to North Korea...
10 minutes ago - National Post - 4 articles
Trump says he's eager to sign sweeping criminal justice bill
WASHINGTON - A criminal justice bill passed by the Senate would give judges more discretion when sentencing some drug offenders and would boost prisoner rehabilitation efforts...
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Obamacare's secret base: America's middle class
Millions of middle-class Americans who get health coverage through work have been getting Obamacare benefits for years - whether they know it or not. And millions of older...
16 minutes ago - Politico
GE Healthcare just filed a confidential IPO, kickstarting a spinoff that would create one the world's biggest pharma giants
General Electric reportedly files for IPO of its health unit, planning a spinoff that would create one of the world's largest pharma giants. Bloomberg reports that the IPO will...
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Here's how the Fed raises interest rates and why it matters
The Federal Reserve on Wednesday is expected to raise its benchmark interest rate for the fourth time in 2018. America's central bank adjusts the interest rates that banks...
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In farewell, Ryan sees solutions if ‘politics will allow it'
WASHINGTON - Outgoing House Speaker Paul Ryan is bemoaning America's “broken politics” in a farewell speech in which he calls Washington's failure to overhaul costly federal...
5 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
In farewell, Ryan sees solutions if 'politics will allow it'
WASHINGTON - Outgoing House Speaker Paul Ryan is bemoaning America's "broken politics" in a farewell speech in which he calls Washington's failure to overhaul costly federal...
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Bipartisan Senate Vote Moves Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Bill One Step Closer to Law
The Senate, on Tuesday, voted in favor of sweeping criminal justice reform aimed at lowering the number of people in America's prisons and reducing recidivism. The 87-to-12...
6 hours ago - Slate - 3 articles
Where Jordan, Tiger land on Forbes' richest celeb list
Forbes released its list of America's 10 wealthiest celebrities on Tuesday, and sprinkled in with the directors and media moguls are a trio of names sports fans will easily...
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'I thought I was a goner': Rare tornado damages homes in Washington state
A strong tornado touched down in Washington state, heavily damaging several homes and toppling trees.
Ex-NASA engineer creates glitter bomb trap for package thieves
Porch pirates have been hit with glitter and fart spray, thanks to these fake delivery boxes.
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at 75
Ms. Marshall starred in “Laverne & Shirley” before directing movies such as “Big” and “A League of Their Own.”
Judge delays sentencing of former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn
President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn was not sentenced Tuesday.
Trump Foundation reaches deal to dissolve after legal battle with New York's...
A judge must still sign off on the agreement.
Trump administration moves to ban bump stocks
The regulation will go into effect 90 days after it is formally published in the Federal Register, which is expected to happen on Friday, a Justice Department official said.
Police investigating 11-year-old's death
Police are investigating the death of an 11-year-old Lawrence girl.
To avoid shutdown, White House says Trump willing to work with Congress over...
The White House proposed Congress approve a $5 billion budget to start the border wall.
Warning To Democrats: Most Americans Against U.S. Getting More Politically...
An NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll finds that Americans are against the country becoming more political correct by a 52-to-36 percent margin. (Image credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty...
Democrats Move To Beef Up Foreign-Policy Credentials Ahead Of 2020 Runs
A key step in running for president: laying out a foreign-policy vision showing he or she can command the military and keep the country safe. Several likely candidates are hard...