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'I did not record former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Comey'

He mentioned that with all those latest reports on e-surveillance, any interceptions, disclosure of information about people and illegal information leaks, he ...


DC and Maryland AGs sue Trump for constitutional violations

The suit says Trump's continued ownership of his family's global business empire has rendered him "deeply enmeshed with a legion of foreign and domestic gover...


Heat wave likely to peak Thursday with cooler weather coming

Officials said in a statement Wednesday one of the two was homeless and lived in a auto. "Hyperthermia and heat stress happens when a body's heat regulation sys...


Vermont US senators, governor oppose GOP health bill

Shelley Moore Capito , R-W.Va. - to vote against the bill. "The Republican plan is even worse than expected and by far the most harmful piece of legislation...


I did not record ex-FBI chief James Comey

Trump fired Comey amid the Justice Department's investigation into the Trump campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation. "I think the president's sta...


White House Sets Up Website for Obamacare Repeal

The consulting firm Avalere expects more than 40 percent of USA counties to have only one insurer selling coverage on the exchange in 2018. Over the past we...


Mass ACLU: Michelle Carter conviction 'imperils free speech'

Roy died from carbon monoxide poisoning in July 2014 after locking himself in his truck in a parking lot of a Massachusetts' Kmart . Prosecutors say Cart...


Hatch leads Myrtle Beach to 2-1 win over Down East

The barricades, part of immediate safety steps being taken by the city after a Tuesday city council meeting, were installed from 17th Avenue South to 7th Avenue...


Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanized

According to Tom Grab, he simply wanted to get the pit bull off of the children "at all costs". Eventually the dog's owner arrived and secured the animal, rep...


Hospital: Scalise Upgraded To Fair Condition

Both police officers are recovering and expected to return to full duty. Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz told CBS News correspondent Chip Reid that members of Cong...


Senate rule places GOP health bill on fast track

And one of the criticisms we got over and over again that the vote was partisan. Tax reform: The House hoped to have a tax bill ready for debate by now, p...


Senate GOP health bill would cut Medicaid, erase tax increases, reports say

Paul said the Republican's approach to drafting this bill was significantly rushed. By the end of the coming decade, the Senate's "discussion draft" of it...


Disabled protesters dragged out of wheelchairs during healthcare protest

Capitol Police forcibly removed protesters gathered outside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office on Thursday, with at least one photo showing drops...


MSNBC Host Complains: Quit Calling Planned Parenthood an "Abortion Factory"

Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin strongly opposes the newly released Senate version of the American Health Care Act. Here in Wilmington, every Tuesday and...


Where key US Republican senators stand on healthcare bill

The Senate GOP bill proposes to cut Medicaid for low-income Americans , erase tax hikes that Obamacare imposed on high earners and medical companies to financ...


Obamacare replacement bill runs into Republican trouble

U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern , D-Worcester, agreed, contending that Democrats "are going to fight like hell to stop this heartless bill". The Senate version of...


A two-party approach to health care

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, said the Obamacare health care bill was 2,700 pages long while the Republican draft bill is 142 pages. "What we see in the Sen...


Three Americans Still Held by North Korea

Last week North Korea made a "humanitarian" gesture, releasing USA college student Otto Warmbier from custody, 17 months into his 15 year hard labor sente...


76ers pick Fultz No. 1 overall in NBA Draft

The NBA champion Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers didn't have a pick in the two-round draft. The Bulls sent Butler and the 16th pick of the...


Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore in Louisiana

The National Weather Service said all the warnings for coastal areas were lifted Thursday morning, but the storm has put millions of residents under high al...


Former Molina CEO calls Senate health-care bill 'heartless'

Trump welcomed the bill but indicated that changes may be in store. "I am very supportive of the Senate healthcare bill ". A tax on high-cost employer ...


Obama on Senate bill: It's 'not a health care bill'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., hopes to push it through his chamber next week, but solid Democratic opposition - and complaints from at least a ...


Georgia's first republican woman elected to Congress

Handel didn't talk much about Trump on the trail but embraced him as the party's leader and welcomed him to the district if he so chose to go. In a letter t...


Cindy expected to weaken after landfall; rain still expected

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed Wednesday by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy , which spun bands of severe weat...


Senate GOP releases 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

The initial draft, released after mounting criticism of a secretive process that left even many Senate Republicans wondering what was in the bill, proposes ...


Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill — CHART

President, there's a family who takes a trip each Friday to visit grandma or grandpa at a nursing home ", Schumer said , "who sacrificed all their savings t...


Senate GOP health bill: Tax cuts for rich

They can afford to lose only two GOP votes to pass the bill with 51 votes - and that banks on a tie-breaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence . "We feel...


FBI discusses findings after investigation into Congressional baseball shooting

He suffered from taking some prescription medication, which I'm not going to get into. Slater said while Hodgkinson did espouse anti-Republican views, all h...


Milwaukee mayor urges peaceful protest after ex-cop cleared

Officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown, who was sacked from his police department last fall, was charged with reckless homicide in the killing, which fueled two day...


GOP opposition puts Senate health care bill in jeopardy

GOP leaders hope to vote on the bill next week and can only afford two defections from the 52 Senate Republicans. "Because Obamacare is a direct attack on the ...


Scalise upgraded to 'fair condition,' beginning rehabilitation

After Scalise was shot in the hip , the bullet traveled through his pelvis, fractured bones and injured internal organs. The news got even better on Wednesda...


McCain Concerned Over Medicaid Cuts In Draft Of Senate Health Care Bill

The Congressional Budget Office hasn't yet released its analysis of the bill, which could also impact votes. Many Democrats and Republicans did not kn...


Tropical storm's remnants to bring heavy rain to Arkansas

Maximum sustained winds are near 40 miles per hour (65 kph) with higher gusts. "In areas infested with red imported fire ants, these ants and their colonies c...


Trump on GOP Healthcare Plan: 'Very Supportive'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, followed by Majority Whip John Cornyn , leaves a Republican meeting on health care on Capitol Hill. "This would make...


Tropical Storm Cindy Brings Rain and Possible Flooding

A 10-year-old boy from the St. Louis area died in Fort Morgan, Alabama Wednesday morning. No significant flooding or damage was reported in the Houston ar...