NATIONAL

8292 results   Page 1 of 415   next »

 

Trump travel ban showdown headed for Supreme Court

Posted 5/26/2017 in National

Donald Trump's administration is pledging a Supreme Court showdown over his travel ban after a federal appeals court ruled that the ban "drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination."

 

 

Lawyer says Kushner willing to cooperate with investigators

Posted 5/26/2017 in National

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is willing to cooperate with federal investigators looking into ties between Russia and the Trump campaign, his attorney said.

 

 

Trump scolds fellow NATO leaders: Spend more for military

Posted 5/26/2017 in National

Surrounded by stone-faced allies, President Donald Trump rebuked fellow NATO members Thursday for failing to meet the military alliance's financial benchmarks, asserting that leaves it weaker and shortchanges "the people and taxpayers of the United States."

 

 

Report: More Americans with Alzheimer's are dying at home

Posted 5/26/2017 in National

One in 4 Alzheimer's deaths in the United States are now occurring at home -- a startling increase that marks a shift away from hospitals and nursing homes, according to a report released Thursday.

 

 

Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says

Posted 5/26/2017 in National

A medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits.

 

 

Gov. Walker wants Wisconsin to drug test Medicaid applicants

Posted 5/26/2017 in National

Gov. Scott Walker wants to make Wisconsin the first state in the country to require able-bodied, childless adults applying for Medicaid health benefits to undergo drug screening, a move that could serve as a national model.

 

 

Militants attack Christians in Egypt, killing at least 28

Posted 5/26/2017 in National

Masked militants riding in three SUVs opened fire Friday on a bus packed with Coptic Christians, including children, south of the Egyptian capital, killing at least 28 people and wounding 22, the Interior Ministry said.

 

 

UK bomber said to have pleaded 'Forgive me' before blast

Posted 5/26/2017 in National

The suspect in the deadly Manchester concert bombing was driven by what he saw as unjust treatment of Arabs in Britain, a relative said Thursday, confirming he made a final phone call in which he pleaded: "Forgive me."

 

 

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

Posted 5/25/2017 in National

Congress' official budget analyst is projecting that the House Republican health care bill would produce 23 million more uninsured people and costly, perhaps unaffordable coverage for the seriously ill.

 

 

Trump team eyes public asset sales to pay for infrastructure

Posted 5/25/2017 in National

The Trump administration is eyeing plans to encourage the sale of public assets, such as airports and bridges, to help pay for a $1 trillion overhaul of the nation's aging infrastructure, an administration official said Wednesday.

 

 

Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget

Posted 5/23/2017 in National

President Donald Trump is sending Congress a $4.1 trillion spending plan that relies on faster economic growth and steep cuts in a range of support programs for low-income individuals to balance the government's books over the next decade.

 

 

UK blast: Blood, horror as bomber strikes young crowd

Posted 5/23/2017 in National

For the young crowd of music fans, the Ariana Grande concert was supposed to be a night of high-energy candy pop. But the fun on a school night quickly turned into sheer terror.

 

 

In Jerusalem, Trump solemnly remembers Holocaust victims

Posted 5/23/2017 in National

President Donald Trump on Tuesday solemnly paid tribute to the six million Jews killed during the Holocaust, calling on the world to never forget "history's darkest hour."

 

 

Flynn rejects Trump-Russia probe subpoena; Dems say he lied

Posted 5/23/2017 in National

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in rebuffing a subpoena Monday in the investigation into Russia's election meddling.

 

 

Prosecutor: Too early to call school stabbing a hate crime

Posted 5/23/2017 in National

Authorities appealed for patience Monday from two college communities reacting in shock, fear and anger after a white University of Maryland student was arrested in what police called the unprovoked stabbing of a black Bowie State University student.

 

 

Prospect of NAFTA rewrite gives US farmers a case of jitters

Posted 5/22/2017 in National

A sizable majority of rural Americans backed Donald Trump's presidential bid, drawn to his calls to slash environmental rules, strengthen law enforcement and replace the federal health care law.

 

 

Huge cuts to food stamps part of Trump's budget proposal

Posted 5/22/2017 in National

President Donald Trump's budget would drive millions of people off of food stamps, part of a new wave of spending cut proposals that already are getting panned by lawmakers in both parties on Capitol Hill.

 

 

Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

Posted 5/22/2017 in National

A black Texas congressman said Saturday that he's been threatened with lynching by callers infuriated over him seeking impeachment of President Donald Trump.

 

 

Next stop for Trump is Israel, in pursuit of 'ultimate deal'

Posted 5/22/2017 in National

President Donald Trump has cast the elusive pursuit of peace between Israelis and Palestinians as the "ultimate deal."

 

 

North Korea: Ready to deploy, mass-produce new missile

Posted 5/22/2017 in National

North Korea says it's ready to deploy and start mass-producing a new medium-range missile capable of reaching Japan and major U.S. military bases there following a test launch it claims confirmed the missile's combat readiness and is an "answer" to U.S. President Donald Trump's policies.

 

 

Page 1 of 415   next »

 

Advanced Search

 

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Email