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Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims

In Oregon, that number is 4.5 percent, and in Colorado there's been a 14 percent increase. Colorado, along with OR and Washington, has experienced 3 percent m...


Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall

He was pronounced dead at the scene. He has not yet been identified. "Life-threatening" flash flooding was possible as the storm could drop three to six inche...


Blumenthal To Hold Second 'Emergency Hearing' On Health Care

Some reports Wednesday said the bill would seek to repeal most of the taxes that pay for Obamacare, but senators had discussed keeping some of these at least ...


Another leadership test for Pelosi, who's weathered many

Democrats in the district didn't do that either. The fundamentals of this race always favored Handel. She was an nearly ideal candidate for the district. B...


Ex-Officer Found Not Guilty After Fatally Shooting Sylville Smith

There's this sense of unease that the community has when they see these officer-involved deaths. Prosecutors focused on the second of two shots aimed at Smit...


Senate GOP promises to unveil health overhaul Thursday; votes expected next week

Though they oppose the Republican House bill and are anxious about what the Senate majority is designing, they have had no actual Senate legislation against...


Coast Guard finds kayaker after suspending search

No further details were immediately available. The U.S. Coast Guard, Canadian Coast Guard, Maine Marine Patrol and other agencies searched more than 456 squar...


Senate to finally unveil secret health care bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Republicans will have a "discussion draft" of a GOP-only bill scuttling former President Barack Obama's healt...


Abortion Language In Health Bill Catches Republicans Between Rock And Hard Place

While Obamacare was under consideration, McConnell had strong words for the Democratic majority's tactics, criticizing them for going 'the partisan route.' No...


Less rain by Friday. Scattered again for the weekend

Fences, trees and power lines were damaged after a waterspout came ashore Wednesday in Biloxi, Mississippi, and about 10 inches of water went into a business ...


Senate Republicans set to unveil their Trumpcare bill

While campaigning, Donald Trump promised that the GOP replacement for the ACA would cover everyone and that he would make no cuts to Medicaid , Medicare, or So...


Woman killed, 4-year-old wounded in stabbing homicide

The license plate is 4XTF911. Neighbors say the girl could be seen playing in the community and has a bright personality. Wednesday morning investigators id...


Alabama warns of floating fire ants hazard as flood waters rise

As the storm moves northwest, the Gulf Coast will continue to experience potentially risky flooding and winds of 40 to 50 miles per hour, CNN meteorologist Mi...


Secret Senate bill to replace Obamacare expected to come to light

For instance, he can not confirm whether President Donald J. Trump believes that climate change is a real thing, or if the president accepts the conclusion of a...


Intel chiefs tell investigators Trump suggested they refute collusion with Russians

Dan Coats , the director of national intelligence, and Adm. Mike Rogers, the director of the national security agency, went further in private and separate meet...


Gunman Who Attacked Republican Lawmakers Acted Alone

Tim Slater, an assistant FBI director who has been heading the investigation, gave a briefing on its status more than a week after James Hodgkinson opened fi...


Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana

Parts of southeast Louisiana, southern Alabama, southern MS and the Florida Panhandle are not in the forecast path but are expected to see a substantial amount ...


Obamacare replacement bill to take center stage in Senate

A seven-year push by U.S. Republicans to dismantle Obamacare and kill the taxes it imposed on the wealthy will reach a critical juncture on Thursday when Senat...


Warm weather, possible thunderstorms in this week's forecast in Colorado Springs

The culprit is a dome of high pressure that will keep building over the Southwest through midweek, according to the weather service. Alex Yanez, a field super...


Man sets fire to memorial of slain Virginia teen Nabra Hassanen

Nabra Hassanen , 17, was remembered as a shining example of kindness and openness during the services, where about 5,000 people gathered to show their solidari...


Tropical Storm Cindy turns deadly approaching Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall in southwestern Louisiana near the Texas border early Thursday morning, threatening to bring strong winds, rain and poten...


Otto Warmbier's hometown prepares for his funeral

A memorial service will be held for the 22-year-old student at Wyoming High School in OH on Thursday as the coroner continues to try to determine the cause of h...


It's so hot in Phoenix the airlines can't fly, here's why

Larger Boeing and Airbus jets can fly in temperatures as high as 53 degrees Celsius. National Weather Service meteorologist Kate Guillet said temperat...


NY lawmakers adjourn without deal on NYC schools

Control will then revert to a mosaic of local school boards. Flanagan has refused to pass an extension unless the cap is lifted on the number of charter schools...


Amber Alert issued for missing 4-year-old girl

The two were last seen around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police believe long is in extreme danger. If you've seen them, call state police at 1-800-882-4453 or 911...


Longmont weather: High of 99 with a slight chance of afternoon showers

Wednesday Night .Mostly cloudy. A few showers/storms. Then turning partly cloudy. Wind: SE 5-10 miles per hour. Highs are expected to be warm near 90. Monday -...


Republican health care bill demands transparency

The Senate bill also cuts off Obamacare's Medicaid expansion more gradually than the House legislation, which passed on May 4, and it removes language res...


Trump takes U-turn, says we have great relationship with China

There will be more interviews and records reviewed. The bill would require the Treasury to issue regulations requiring a license for transactions related to t...


Doctors Say Scalise Remains In Critical Condition, Shows Signs Of Improvement

Democrat Cedric Richmond, a fellow Louisiana congressman, said as many others did that Scalise is a fighter. Bailey was spotted on Friday in the Capitol, on c...


Shooter Had List With the Names of 6 Congresspeople, Says FBI

Hodgkinson left his home in Belleville, Ill., in March and drove to the Alexandria area, where he then lived in his vehicle at a YMCA across the street from th...


Senate GOP health plan may not protect millions on Medicaid expansion

WASHINGTON (AP ) - Republican senators complained about their party's secretive health care bill Wednesday, a day before GOP leaders planned to finally releas...


EU Barnier assures of Brexit compromises

In the second step, "we will scope our future partnership". The first day of the Brexit negotiations brought the news that they are going to be focused first ...


China working to ease N. Korea situation

US President Trump said earlier this year that he would be open to talking with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un one-on-one under the right circumstances, but W...


Trump Calls The Health Care Bill He's Been Praising 'Mean'

Bill Cassidy (R-Louisiana). Among a variety of differences between the two Republican efforts, one is especially rankling to Democrats: the senators of the Bu...


Scalise upgraded to fair condition a week after shooting

Scalise faces a long road of rehabilitation, but doctors "fully expect to him to walk. and hopefully run" in the future, Sava said. He has required surgery seve...