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by | June 27, 2017 | 10:41

President Trump and Melania were even interviewed at the picnic, with Mr. Trump talking politics and Melania describing how much she loves the White House, and how much Barron loves D.C. Timothy Harleth served as the director of rooms at the Trump hotel, and at the White House he will oversee about 90 staff members who run operations at the facility.

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:11

Senate GOP bill: Prohibits Medicaid funding from being used at Planned Parenthood for a year; prohibits plans purchased using funding from the bill from covering abortions; prohibits funds allocated in the bill from going to health care providers - like Planned Parenthood - that are involved in abortion.

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:11

With only a slim Republican majority in the Senate , any dissent in the GOP could lead to the failure of the legislation, known as the Better Care Act. We see exactly what you're doing - and you should expect to be held fully accountable. Heller, who faces re-election in 2018 in the Democratic-leaning state, said on Friday: "I can not support a piece of legislation that takes away insurance from tens of millions of Americans and hundreds of thousands of Nevadans".

by | June 26, 2017 | 09:10

A healthcare bill has been introduced by the Senate Republicans that would revise numerous changes imposed by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ( ACA ), cutting federal support for Medicaid and repealing the individual and employer mandates for having and providing insurance.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:49

Activists carrying signs declaring "No Justice No Pride" and "Black Lives Matter" appeared in New York , Minneapolis and Seattle, among other major cities. Pride organizers said in a statement Sunday that the threats themselves should be dealt with rather than limiting demonstrations. They said they chose to "authorize" the arrests so the march could proceed after the activists had demonstrated for 10 minutes.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:39

Trump , the line between whim and will is always thin". "Look, the president of the United States, as we all know, is a unitary executive". Rosenstein is also the Department of Justice official who appointed Mueller as special counsel late last month.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:38

However, the government also made it clear that it is willing to continue "respectful dialogue" and cooperation with Washington on issues of mutual interest. "We're the ones who are hurt". "I am 100% Republican". What did Candidate Trump say? Visitors will still be able to self-certify under a general license that they are traveling to Cuba for one of the remaining legitimate reasons.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:29

Maternity coverage might also be dropped. "There is no mandate for anyone to buy insurance". "Is that a plan that works for patients? The question is how you do it", said Sen. One of the Republican senators who's opposing his party's health care bill as written says the Senate shouldn't vote on the plan this week. Under those measures, states could set their own standards that might not be as generous, allowing insurers to exclude benefits for those with preexisting illness.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:28

Kerrigan had been found dead in the street. Kerrigan told the Orange County Register that authorities said his son was identified through fingerprints and that he died from an enlarged heart and fluid in his lungs. When the family received Frank Kerrigan's belongings, there were red flags that pointed to the body possibly not being him. Following the service, Frank J.

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:15

The temperature in Phoenix , Arizona also touched almost 50 degrees Celsius, . or just 120 degrees Fahrenheit, one of the highest temperatures ever recorded in the city. Really hot. Or, as the Phoenix New Times puts it, the city is "a literal hellscape" and "an unlivable inferno". Phoenix hit its record high of 122 degrees on June 26, 1990 , according to The Arizona Republic .

by | June 26, 2017 | 08:01

Others dismissed the idea that Pelosi really played much of a role in the outcome in Georgia, where Democrat Jon Ossoff lost to Republican Karen Handel by about 5 percentage points. Wednesday, Pelosi stressed that now was the time for Democrats to come together. Some users on both sides of the political spectrum were in agreement that fresh leadership is needed in the party.

by | June 26, 2017 | 07:50

This decision from the Ninth Circuit further complicates Trump's position on the travel ban and will likely impact how the Supreme Court handles the issue . Both orders also would have put on hold admissions to the US of refugees for 120 days. Trump described the order, which replaced an earlier January 27 order that also was blocked by courts, as a "watered down, politically correct" version of his original plan.

by | June 26, 2017 | 07:41

The Journal-News reports that two people are trapped in the plane. A decision on whether to go forward with plans for the show in Dayton on Saturday has not been made. Authorities say a military jet apparently practicing for an OH air show was involved in an accident. He is a 2008 graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy and has logged more than 1,600 hours as a military pilot.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:43

But when and if they do convince Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and company to allow for real insurance plan competition, then there will be much less need for subsidies because cheaper insurance plans will be available to more people.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:43

At the same time , the court agreed to hear a case next term that will test whether there is a constitutional limit to how much partisanship can be used to draw legislative maps. Republicans disagree. They say the maps reflect the population: districts are mainly blue, or Democratic, in urban areas, while districts elsewhere are mainly red, or Republican.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:31

The jurors asked for a reading of part of Cosby's deposition from more than a decade ago in which he described giving pills to Constand on the night of the alleged sexual assault in 2004. Judge Steven O'Neill gave them instructions to try again, issuing a "dynamite charge " or "Allen charge", meant to motivate an uncertain jury to reach a decision.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:29

The men had a conversation for about one minute and 50 seconds before it escalated with Tensing and DuBose in a struggle. "The family sincerely thanks the community for all of their support during these hard times". The mayor says the rights of free speech of all people will be supported, including the right to peacefully demonstrate. "We have no reason to believe it would not be".

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:32

A feeling reciprocated by his fellow Dominican countryman Martinez. "When he came to me and we discussed it, we got together as a crew, and Ryan told us what he had". "This is - you get past one thing and there's another So that's what it is". He meant a lot to so many people and he definitely has a love affair with not just the city of Boston , but the New England region, both on and off of the field.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:31

He joined with a trio of Senate conservatives on Thursday who say they're open to negotiation but can't support Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's bill as it is. But the Senate is even more complicated and Trump's lack of interest in the nitty-gritty details of legislation is a liability. Yet the measure will live or die in the Senate on Republican support.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:30

Some Democrats are so fed up with their party leadership that they are looking at ways of removing Nancy Pelosi from her post as House minority leader. Well, it appears that Pelosi and her team are fighting back. 'And I hope that the Democrats keep her right where she is for a long, long time .

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:25

On a piece of paper, he had written the names of six members of Congress, but Slater said it didn't seem like a hit list . Analysis of the electronic media items recovered from Hodgkinson's belongings assessed that Hodgkinson did not place any online posts of threats or references to members of Congress or the Congressional baseball game .

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:26

Cindy was about 40 miles (65 km) northwest of Lake Charles, Louisiana , with maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour (65 km/h). Up to eight inches of rainfall was expected in Mississippi, Alabama and Florida through Friday morning. In coastal Hancock County, Mississippi, more than 300 streets were flooded, CNN affiliate WVUE-TV in New Orleans reported, citing emergency management officials.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:26

Clinton, he charged, had colluded with the Democratic Party to defeat Sen. US President Donald Trump referred to US Senator Bernie Sanders as "crazy", then seemingly defended him in the same tweet. The former business mogul took to Twitter Sunday morning (June 25) and tweeted that Clinton and the Democratic Party conspired to beat Bernie Sanders in the 2016 presidential race for the party's nomination.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:26

Appearing on CNN's State of the Union , Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich noted that he is against the bill in its current form, joining with the more moderate GOP voices who feel the legislation would leave too many vulnerable people without health care coverage.

by | June 26, 2017 | 06:09

After Spicer spoke, Republican Senator Dean Heller became the fifth Republican opponent on Friday, saying he would not support the bill in its current form. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). People are removed from a sit-in outside of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office as they protest proposed cuts to Medicaid, Thursday , June 22, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington .