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Health plan would cut US deficit- but leave millions without insurance: CBO

In what's surely a quirk of happenstance, those states are represented by three senators who have come out against the bill - Susan Collins , Rand Paul , and John McCain - and one who previously voted down a repeal bill, Lisa Murkowski.

Hatch says it may be 'virtually impossible' to pass Obamacare replacement

Because of current Senate rules, the GOP has until September 30 to pass health care reform legislation with a simple majority vote . According to documents obtained by The Associated Press, a new version of the measure would add $14.5 billion ...

John McCain answers to his conscience, not to Arizona Governor

The Senate Finance Committee will also hold a hearing Monday afternoon on the Graham-Cassidy proposal. Sen. Patty Murray, a Washington Democrat who had been working with Mr. Sen. The freedom given to the states may also result in some deep blue ...

Can the Oklahoma State Offense roll TCU?

The Cowboys had more yardage (and yards per play), but TCU controlled the ball for nearly 40 minutes and road 14 points off turnovers to a 13-point win. This three-man backfield of Hicks, Anderson and Olonilua is giving opponents fits. -Oklah...

Angela Merkel may triumph but what will her government look like?

Merkel absolutely did the right thing with refugees in 2015, against the trend of her party, and it made a huge difference for Germany and for Europe. It's campaigning for a rise in the national minimum wage and an end to welfare cuts as well as the...

Officials Raise Mexico Quake Death Toll To 286 As Rescue Efforts Continue

But she hasn't found anyone yet in the rubble of this most recent quake. Her naming likely derives from a misunderstanding between the rescuers and the girl, but regardless of her identity, fellow Mexicans sent thoughts and prayers to her.

Trump Heads to Alabama to Campaign in Tight Senate Race

And they're definitely sick and exhausted of politicians apologizing for all they hold dear to Europeans whose homes their grandfathers saved in places like Normandy, Bastogne, and Losheimergraben. Luther Strange , ahead of Tuesday's bitter GOP Senat...

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Ex-St. Louis Cop Acquitted in 2011 Shooting of Black Driver

The St Louis Metropolitan Police Department announced in a tweet that one officer sustained a serious injury from a brick thrown at Kingshighway and Waterman. Prosecutors said St...

Graham, other senators introducing health care plan

Though Sanders' plan is going nowhere in the current GOP-controlled Congress, he drew a big crowd to a packed and electrified Senate hearing room. The Republican effort to dism...

Cornyn: Any Deal Between Trump and Dems Is Not Binding

Asked about the discussion Thursday morning, Trump told as he departed the White House for Florida that "the wall will come later". He added that "the wall will come later". But on...

Richard Branson Reveals Destruction to His Private Island by Hurricane Irma

The news comes after British Virgin Islanders said they were "terrified" of the prisoners, who made a run for it during the chaos caused by the hurricane . Multimillion-dollar hom...

North Korea Rejects UN Sanctions Resolution, Warns US

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un hosted a massive celebration to congratulate his nuclear scientists and technicians who steered the country's sixth and largest nuclear test ...

Eye of Hurricane Irma hits mainland US

President Donald Trump, who spent the weekend monitoring Hurricane Irma from Camp David with members of his cabinet, called the Category 2 storm "some big monster" on Sunday. Mor...

Voter panel vice chairman clarifies fraud claims

Examples of potential voter fraud could give Kobach a leg-up in a legal fight over Kansas voting laws. The event will feature three panel discussions and a demonstration of "...

State of emergency expanded in Georgia ahead of Hurricane Irma

The army has more than 140 aircraft, 650 trucks, 150 boats prepared, additional resources on standby, the Pentagon said . It then is predicted to pass through southwest corner o...

Power's out for 3.3 million so far in Florida

While the Indian Consulate in Atlanta was coordinating with various community groups and was in constant touch with community leaders and Indian passport holders, the Indian-Amer...

Sanders forces universal health care issue

Both of New Mexico's US senators support the " Medicare for all " legislation proposed by Vermont independent Sen. "It is time to recognize that health care is a human right and I...

Special Reports

Politicians turn critical toward Nobel recipient Suu Kyi

Politicians turn critical toward Nobel recipient Suu Kyi

Pressure is mounting on Myanmar to end violence that has sent more than 300,000 Muslims fleeing to Bangladesh, with the U.S. calling for the protection of civilians and Bangla...

Irma's flooding rainfall, tornado threat to eye Alabama to South Carolina, Tennessee

Irma's flooding rainfall, tornado threat to eye Alabama to South Carolina, Tennessee

People in potentially vulnerable areas should review personal safety plans , become familiar with local evacuation zones in coastal counties, and locate the nearest hurricane ev...

U.S. calls on Myanmar to allow in humanitarian aid

U.S. calls on Myanmar to allow in humanitarian aid

The mass exodus began August 25, after Rohingya insurgents attacked police posts. Buddhist-majority Myanmar says its security forces are fighting a legitimate campaign against...

Injury fightback lifts gritty Sloane Stephens to US Open crown

Injury fightback lifts gritty Sloane Stephens to US Open crown

It's a determination bred in frustration after being forced to watch the Australian Open from her couch unable to walk after surgery in January. "I was literally in my room twi...

Hurricane Irma: Gun owners in Florida plan to 'shoot down' hurricane

Hurricane Irma: Gun owners in Florida plan to 'shoot down' hurricane

GoFundMe is hosting dozens of crowdfunding campaigns which have been launched by individuals hit by the storm, or by those who want to help. Social workers and police officers ...

Putin says sanctions alone will not resolve Korean crisis

The White House Wednesday released details of calls Tuesday with British Prime Minister Theresa May and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull . A THAAD battery normally con...

US Embassy in India condemns murder of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh

US Embassy in India condemns murder of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh

Four bullets hit her, one in the forehead. Some sources say that Gauri was followed by two suspicious men two-weeks ago that she noticed at Gandhi Bazar. Movie producer Atul Kasb...

Donald Trump Better Not See This Brand New Fox News Poll

Donald Trump Better Not See This Brand New Fox News Poll

Positive views on the economy are the highest they have been in more than a decade. The result, he said, would be "a big, fat, attractive paycheck" and restored pride for Amer...

Alabama vs. Florida State Point Spread: NCAA Odds and Prediction

The excitement surrounding USC's Sam Darnold, or Player A, has gone too far as he's shifted to plus-250 (risking $1 to win $2.50) in Heisman odds. Most of the college football-ce...