The 44th president has accepted an offer to speak at a healthcare conference hosted by Cantor Fitzgerald in September, US media report. In addition to a variety of speaking events, Obama is also working on a ...More..
On Monday, April 24, the Senate will hold a vote on confirmation of the nomination of Sonny Perdue to be Secretary of Agriculture. Additionally, NFU urges Perdue to quickly review and approve the Farmer Fair ...More..
The only thing we'll find out Thursday is the specific dates of specific games. Last season, the Panthers and Broncos faced off on Thursday Night Football for the first game of the season in a rematch of S...More..
Thomas Gibson, chief executive of lobby group the American Iron and Steel Institute, said in a statement that "Buy American" provisions "are vital to the health of the domestic steel industry, and have helped c...More..
The tender carries with it a first-round level pick and a salary of $3.91 million for the 2017 season. Butler , a restricted free agent, spent time visiting with Saints in March. 72. The Patriots also ne...More..
Henry Sayers, the restaurant's manager, told The New York Times that Stephens bought a 20-piece Chicken McNuggets and large French fries for $5.35, and that employees tried to stall the murderer by purposely ...More..
That ceiling will increase to $110,000 in 2018 and $125,000 in 2019. Columnist David Brooks took the plan to task in Friday's New York Times , calling the plan "regressive" for not doing more for the poor ...More..
On Nov. 21, 2013, when Democrats controlled the Senate, then-Senate Majority Leader Reid similarly deployed the "nuclear option" to end Republican filibusters blocking President Barack Obama' lower-court nomi...More..
Opponents, though, said the bill is really meant to open the door to religious teaching in science classrooms and would prevent educators and parents from having control over what their children are taught. "Th...More..
The Japanese Navy is to conduct a joint military exercise soon with a USA aircraft carrier amid growing tensions over North Korea's nuclear missile programme, Japan's Defence Ministry said on Wednesday. In ...More..
Orrin Hatch . The Republican celebrated his 83rd birthday last month and has spent the past 40 years in the Senate. Hatch told National Journal last week, "If I could get a really outstanding person to run fo...More..
Public safety depends on trust between law enforcement and those who bravely serve; yet, again and again, President Trump's draconian policies only serve to undercut that trust. The Justice Department on Tues...More..
Cohen-Watnick was almost fired earlier in the month at the request of National Security Advisor Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, but was overruled by US President Donald Trump after he appealed to White House advisers S...More..
Additionally, a committee is advising Perez on not only who should be fired, but also how the Democratic Party should be structured from the inside. "Together we'll right the ship and get the Democratic Party...More..
Lt. Paul Neudigate, the assistant police chief, told NBC affiliate WLWT that numerous witnesses tried to get out of the club immediately after shots were fired, but he said investigators are interviewing ...More..
The Department of Justice has appealed the Maryland decision to the US 4th Circuit Court of Appeals but has not appealed in the Hawaii case. Signed on March 6, Trump's second travel-ban executive order pl...More..
In Thursday's confirmation hearings, Schumer argued that Gorsuch had failed to "convince me that he would be a mainstream judge who could rule free from the biases of politics and ideology", according to the W...More..
According to Reuters , they provide details into a revised screening process that President Donald Trump has described as "extreme vetting". According to the Associated Press , the instructions also told ...More..
Toscano said the nonprofit service, which served 66,000 meals in this area past year, not only provides nourishment and visits to low-income homebound residents, many of them elderly, but it also saves money. "...More..
A former teacher allegedly kidnapped the high school freshman last Monday, triggering an ongoing AMBER Alert in Tennessee and Alabama. Cummins was believed to be armed with two handguns, Fox 17 Nashville re...More..
White House press secretary Sean Spicer addressed the high-profile firing in public for the first time at his daily press briefing, as he fielded questions about why Trump chose to sack the crusading prosecut...More..
Moreover, while the US and their coalition claims to be working to defeat IS in Raqqa, various reports state that the USA - led coalition is carrying out airstrikes that target Syrian civilians, military, and i...More..
The study's lead author, Valerie Sahakian, said the fault is never more than four miles offshore, and even a moderately large quake could have a major impact on the region. "The hard part is getting people...More..
The one-day general worldwide strike is sponsored in the United States by the Women's March on Washington, whose partners include the nation's top teachers' unions, the National Education Association and the ...More..
Trump's telling, "He was probably told , 'Don't meet with Trump. Fifty-eight percent of your youth is unemployed", Trump said at the time. "We went to talk about prescription drugs ... "But hopefully, we will ...More..
The incident occurred at around 5pm on Friday, at the Child Care of the Future daycare center. Sarah Gable was charged with assault after pushing a child down a staircase. She has since been released from j...More..
Monday's decision comes after the Trump administration pulled back federal guidelines issued under the Obama administration advising schools to let students use the bathroom of their chosen gender, not biologic...More..
The story surfaced following a report by the Indianapolis Star on Thursday, which claimed that Pence used a private AOL account to conduct state business during his tenure as governor of Indiana. In the l...More..
The change has the potential to make big waves in the tech industry, where as many as 1 million H-1B visa holders make up 13 percent of technology jobs , according to The New York Times . "While H-1B premium ...More..
As we strolled the halls of the Capitol, down elevators and through the underground tunnel that leads to the House office buildings, Pallone reflected on why his Republican colleagues were keeping the legislati...More..
In January , the Justice Department and Baltimore officials reached a consent decree agreement outlining sweeping reforms to the department. The complaint alleged that some officers were depriving citizens ...More..
Saturday near the crossroads of Osborn Road and 70th Street. He faces charges of robbery, auto theft, criminal damage, resisting arrest and DUI. The defensive lineman is being accused of punching the driver...More..
Both Trump and Sessions claim voter fraud is a major problem and have backed voter ID laws. While the Justice Department may be turning away from the fight against voter ID laws, courts have generally sought ...More..
At the center of the talks are four governors who have taken different approaches to Medicaid: Walker and Gov. Bill Haslam of Tennessee, whose states did not expand Medicaid under the law; and two governors f...More..