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Budget chief says CBO is wrong on health care

Budget chief says CBO is wrong on health care

In fact, only 10.4 million people were actually covered. "I don't trust a single word they have published". The Republicans' plan to repeal Obamacare would leave 24 million people uninsured by 2026 ...

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J&K Bypolls: Mehbooba's brother to contest from Anantnag

J&K Bypolls: Mehbooba's brother to contest from Anantnag

Tasadduq, a cinematographer by profession, joined the PDP on January 7 this year, on the death anniversary of his father and former chief minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed. On the other hand, the BJP, th...

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North Korea threat looms over U.S. envoy Tillerson's Asia trip

Separately, the U.S. Navy carrier Carl Vinson and her air wing will arrive in Busan Wednesday to join in Operations Key Resolve and Foal Eagle. After the assassination, China cut off any further c...

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Presidency Moves to Avert Face-off Between Senate and Customs CG

Presidency Moves to Avert Face-off Between Senate and Customs CG

The Customs had threatened to seize and prosecute vehicle owners who fail to pay customs duty on imported vehicles on or before April 12th 2017. Sources said Col. "I feel slighted and I am sure ever...

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Jayalalithaa's Niece Deepa Alleges Threats From 'Sasikala Camp'

Jayalalithaa's Niece Deepa Alleges Threats From 'Sasikala Camp'

Jayakumar made such allegations after she sat for meditation at Jayalalithaa's memorial and paid homage to the late AIADMK supremo. Soon after forming her political outfit, Deepa Jayakumar had annou...

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Catalonia's ex-leader Artur Mas banned from office over referendum

Catalonia's ex-leader Artur Mas banned from office over referendum

Our correspondent in Barcelona, Kusai Khedri, has more details. "We would do exactly the same thing as we are democrats and we are obliged, as democrats, to listen to the people and obey their manda...

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Test results for training teachers on the improve

Test results for training teachers on the improve

The need for quality teachers is great as schools around the nation work to raise K-12 learning standards so that students are ready for college or a career by the time they graduate high school. Ju...

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Okram Ibobi Singh resigns as Manipur Chief Minister

Okram Ibobi Singh resigns as Manipur Chief Minister

The Governor said that it was her duty to cross check the claims and that she would not accept an ordinary piece of paper as a "letter of support" unless she meets the NPP MLAs, the source said. "He...

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Local lawmakers weigh in on health care plan

Local lawmakers weigh in on health care plan

Others view the CBO's record more favorably. "I've been in Congress 31 years", Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) told reporters just off the House floor, as he argued for pulling back on Medicaid expansion. A...

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Ousted South Korean leader accused of dog abandonment

South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday said they planned to summon former President Park Geun-hye this week for questioning over a corruption scandal for which she was impeached. Opinion polls show the D...

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Champion runner Lauren Jeska jailed for attempted murder over samples row

Champion runner Lauren Jeska jailed for attempted murder over samples row

Richard Atkins QC, for the prosecution, said in court: "The defendant is a transgender athlete in dispute with UK Athletics about eligibility to compete as a male athlete". She added: "She also said h...

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Manohar Parrikar takes oath as CM of Goa

The BJP camp rejected Rahul's allegations as unfounded and baseless, with the Union Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley as well as the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh coming out to debunk them...

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Prosecutors 'to summon' ousted Park Geun-hye

Prosecutors said Wednesday they have informed former President Park Geun-hye to show up for a questioning on March 21, 2017. Ms Park said through a spokesman that she felt sorry she could not comple...

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China considers joining TPP meeting in Chile

China considers joining TPP meeting in Chile

Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said on Friday that China is considering attending the meetings, which will be held in Chile on Tuesday and Wednesday, after receiving an invitation from t...

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China to Start Bond Connect With Hong Kong This Year, Li Says

China to Start Bond Connect With Hong Kong This Year, Li Says

The scheme has always been on the wish list of Charles Li, the chief executive of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, who is keen to position the exchange as the financial securities gateway between China a...

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USS Carl Vinson Sent as Warning to North Korea

According to Reuters , the USS Carl Vinson, a Navy supercarrier with nuclear capability, was in South Korea seas as part of annual joint drills between the us and South Korea. A US C-2 Greyhound appr...

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MSNBC releases two pages of Trump's 2005 tax returns

MSNBC releases two pages of Trump's 2005 tax returns

The White House also released the return at the same time as the MSNBC report, affirming that the two-page document was indeed the President's tax return, but stating that the return had been unlawf...

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Gayatri Prajapati, rape-accused outgoing UP minister, arrested in Lucknow

Gayatri Prajapati, rape-accused outgoing UP minister, arrested in Lucknow

Samajwadi party leader and former minister in the Akhilesh Yadav government, Gayatri Prajapati has finally been arrested. According to CNN-News18, the minister had been eluding the police, but had b...

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US Trade Representative nominee: unclear if China is still manipulating currency

US Trade Representative nominee: unclear if China is still manipulating currency

On the campaign trail, Trump promised to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement and carry out crack down on trade violations from competitors and allies alike. "Our objective is not just ...

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Ruthless Albanian killed couple for money they didn't have

Ruthless Albanian killed couple for money they didn't have

A "TWISTED" killer knifed a Suffolk couple to death because he mistook them for millionaires, a court heard. Mr and Mrs Stuart were last seen alive at a farm shop in Pulham Market, Norfolk, on 29 Ma...

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Trump meets with Saudi deputy crown prince at the White House

Trump meets with Saudi deputy crown prince at the White House

Pictures posted of the men on stage unleashed a torrent of scathing comments online. There were no women or girls in sight. The head of the council, Princess Abir bint Salman, was not even in th...

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The Who Announce Las Vegas Residency

The Who Announce Las Vegas Residency

Caesars Palace, one of the landmarks of Sin City, said that The Who will begin playing at the hotel on July 29. Their hit albums include " My Generation ", " Tommy " and " Quadrophenia ". They have ...

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Trump 'Extremely Confident' in US Justice Department Evidence on Wiretapping

Trump 'Extremely Confident' in US Justice Department Evidence on Wiretapping

Trump's request through Spicer that reporters help choose where the money goes comes despite the president's well-publicized antipathy toward numerous nation's leading media organizations. He also sug...

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U.S. charges Jordanian woman in 2001 Jerusalem bombing

U.S. charges Jordanian woman in 2001 Jerusalem bombing

The request called for the extradition of Ahlam Tamimi, who was serving time in an Israeli jail for her role in planning a suicide bombing attack on behalf of Hamas at a restaurant in Jerusalem in Aug...

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Bengaluru pitch rated 'below average' by ICC match referee

Bengaluru pitch rated 'below average' by ICC match referee

Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru where the second Test was played. The "below average" rating may cause a bit of embarrassment for BCCI but does not carry any "penalty or fine". The second Test ende...

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Jewish Iran MP brands Netanyahu 'insane vampire'

Jewish Iran MP brands Netanyahu 'insane vampire'

In the video, Netanyahu tells the story of Purim to young children. Attached to the tweet was a longer statement, in which Zarif said Netanyahu "not only distorts the realities of today, but also di...

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Trump Backtracks on Wiretapping Allegations Against Obama

Trump Backtracks on Wiretapping Allegations Against Obama

Instead, Conway is pointing to recent revelations about other government surveillance to suggest it was possible Obama used a different technique. "It is numerous same outlets in this room that talked...

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Cuomo declares state of emergency for all NY counties

Cuomo declares state of emergency for all NY counties

NY is suspending most forms of mass transit ahead of a massive blizzard slated to hit the East Coast on Tuesday. Albany , N.Y. -Gov. Andrew Cuomo Sunday announced the launch of the New York Stat...

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Monday Weather: Cold rain, lower temps

Monday Weather: Cold rain, lower temps

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. High near 42. Windy, with an east wind 11 to 21 miles per hour increasing to 28 to 38 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Low around 39. Northwest win...

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Rachel Maddow Releases Part Of Trump's 2005 Tax Returns

Rachel Maddow Releases Part Of Trump's 2005 Tax Returns

She teased the news an hour before she went live on air, where she was later joined by Trump biographer and investigative journalist David Cay Johnston , who obtained the returns. During her show, s...

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Erdogan: Dutch Will 'Pay a Price' for Blocking Turkish Ministers from Rally

We know that you are no different than them, ' Erdogan said. Although Turkey has 55.3 million people inside the country who are eligible to vote in the referendum and only three million in total liv...

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Best places to get pie on Pi Day

Best places to get pie on Pi Day

At Whole Foods Market stores, customers will save $3.14 on their large bakery pies and large take and bake pizza . Whether you can recite 100 numbers to the right of the decimal point from memory...

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Former Bengals top pick Andre Smith to visit as free agent

Former Bengals top pick Andre Smith to visit as free agent

The Bengals were clearly ready to move on after drafting tackles Cedric Ogbuehi and Jake Fisher in the first two rounds of the 2015 draft, so they obviously had no issue parting with Smith , whose se...

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Far right seize on Turkey's confrontation with Europe

Citing "risks to public order and security", on Saturday the Dutch government prevented Turkish ministers from campaigning among expatriates living in the Netherlands. Ms Kaya later boarded a private ...

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Oil slides as crude stocks mount, weighing on energy shares

Rigs targeting crude in the USA climbed to the highest since September 2015. Cushing, Oklahoma supplies increased by 1.3 million barrels last week, according to a forecast compiled by Bloomberg. S...

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