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Dwight Howard's Sister Rips Atlanta Hawks After Trade To Charlotte

Dwight Howard's Sister Rips Atlanta Hawks After Trade To Charlotte

So we sat down and make those decisions to get where we want to go. "When I first got the job, one of the first things you do is start making calls to all the other teams to see what value your play...

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A weakening Cindy heads inland, spreading rain far and wide

Cooler air can not hold as much moisture as warm air, so this approaching mass of cooler air will essentially wring out the atmosphere like a wet sponge, leading to heavy rainfall in central and south...

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Apprenticeship programs should be expanded

President Donald Trump says apprenticeships could match workers with millions of open jobs, but he's reluctant to devote more taxpayer money to the effort. Former Republican president George H.W. ...

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No sign of healing in G7 climate change rift

No sign of healing in G7 climate change rift

Local governments are banding together to fight climate change following President Donald Trump's announcement last week the United States would withdraw from the Paris climate agreement , T...

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Memorial for Slain Muslim Teen Set On Fire In Washington, DC

Memorial for Slain Muslim Teen Set On Fire In Washington, DC

Family and friends laid 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen to rest Wednesday, just days after she was killed in what police are calling a road rage incident. We're going to remember her all my life. Samar...

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US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

Yellowstone grizzly bears will no longer be listed under the Endangered Species Act after more than 40 years of protection, the federal government announced on Thursday, June 22. Bears that are...

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SC governor visiting Myrtle Beach after shooting

SC governor visiting Myrtle Beach after shooting

McMaster, State Law Enforcement Division Chief Mark Keel, and local political leaders planned to meet in Myrtle Beach on Thursday to discuss how the state can help. The ordinance will be discussed Tue...

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Milwaukee Cop Found Not Guilty In Shooting That Sparked Riots

Milwaukee Cop Found Not Guilty In Shooting That Sparked Riots

Heaggan-Brown fatally shot Smith after Smith ran away from the traffic stop with a gun. Smith had thrown his gun over a fence when he was shot a second time . The officers suspected Smith was...

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Celtics select Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

I refuse to fail, period". The 20-year-old Jackson was the Big 12 freshman of the year and an all-Big 12 first-team selection. He fills a need for defense that the Suns have needed. "They've been wi...

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Handel wins Georgia House election

Handel wins Georgia House election

Trump a year ago bested Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in the suburban Atlanta district by 1.5 points, a significantly smaller margin than other recent Republican presidential nomi...

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Republican health project comes to light

The new bill is called the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017. "For almost two out of three seniors in nursing homes who rely on Medicaid to pay the nursing home bills?" "America can not b...

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Sunshine with isolated afternoon storms today

Sunshine with isolated afternoon storms today

Therefore, showers and thunderstorms will be capable of producing torrential downpours. A few showers are moving across the state this morning and we'll have isolated to scattered showers and thunders...

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Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

Democrats gathered on the Senate floor and defended Mr Obama's 2010 overhaul. Democrats say GOP characterizations of Obama's law as failing are wrong, while the Republican effort would boot...

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House Democrats call for Pelosi to step down as minority leader

The seat became open when President Donald Trump tapped Rep. Tom Price to be his secretary of health and human services. All of the seats had been Republican strongholds previously thought untou...

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Senate GOP releases health care bill with deep cuts to Planned Parenthood

Senate GOP releases health care bill with deep cuts to Planned Parenthood

The budget office said the House bill would cause 23 million to lose coverage by 2026. The White House and Republican-led Congress now have their sights set on defunding health providers that offer ...

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Boeing wins Paris order race after launching new model

Boeing wins Paris order race after launching new model

According to CNN, the sales were worth $74.8 billion. Aviation Capital Group LLC ("ACG") announced today it has signed an order with Boeing for 20 737 MAX 10 aircraft, becoming a launch customer...

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Gunman made no threats to Congress before Virginia shooting

Gunman made no threats to Congress before Virginia shooting

Two days before the shooting , Hodgkinson messaged a family member seeking to return home, Slater said. Investigators cannot determine if Hodgkinson, 66, specifically targeted U.S. Scalise is the maj...

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Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

Some critics focused on his lack of point guard experience-he mainly played as a combo guard in high school-as something that will hold him back in the National Basketball Association. Jackson seemed ...

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Judge Finds Defendant Guilty; Manslaughter Law Extending to New Grounds?

Judge Finds Defendant Guilty; Manslaughter Law Extending to New Grounds?

During his verdict delivery Friday morning, Judge Lawrence Moniz mentioned the 1816 case of Commonwealth v. Bowen , where a man was found guilty of encouraging a fellow inmate to hang himself ahe...

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Louisiana House leaders want to pare spending in budget deal

Louisiana House leaders want to pare spending in budget deal

The meeting with GOP congressional leaders focused on health care , tax reform and other agenda items, but Trump also used the opportunity to muse about putting solar panels on the wall he hopes ...

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Digital Underground's Shock G Arrested for Drug Paraphernalia Possession

Digital Underground's Shock G Arrested for Drug Paraphernalia Possession

Reps for Shock G had no comment on his recent arrest. But he was held for a little more than two hours as he posted the $100 cash bail and got released. June 13 because the license plate was listed ...

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Senate GOP health bill: Tax cuts for rich

Four conservative GOP senators on Thursday withheld their support for the Senate's health care bill , saying it does not go far enough in overhauling the Affordable Care Act, leaving the legislat...

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Defense Secretary Mattis condemns North Korea following Otto Warmbier's death

Sentenced to hard labor early previous year for stealing a political poster from a North Korean hotel, Warmbier was medically evacuated to the United States in a coma last week after almost 18 month...

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Census: Every ethnic, racial group grew, but whites slowest

Census: Every ethnic, racial group grew, but whites slowest

The nation's median age is 37.9 years as of July 1, 2016, compared to 35.3 years in 2000, the Census Bureau reported Thursday. The Census Bureau reported that the median age of Americans - the a...

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Missouri attorney general sues drug companies over opioids

Missouri attorney general sues drug companies over opioids

LOUIS, MO/June 22, 2017 (STL.News) Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley is taking steps to combat the state's opioid epidemic. The lawsuit seeks to collect "hundreds of millions of dollars" for t...

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Heavy Rains And Flooding As Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall

Rain chances will increase this weekend across North Texas but it has nothing to do with Tropical Storm Cindy . Between Wednesday and Thursday morning, the storm could bring up to 12 inches of ...

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Senate Health Care Bill Could Be In Jeopardy As Conservatives Announce Opposition

Senate Health Care Bill Could Be In Jeopardy As Conservatives Announce Opposition

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is hoping to push the measure through the Senate next week. It faces uniform Democratic opposition. At least half a dozen Republican senators - conservatives as...

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Deputy WH Secy Huckabee Sanders Touts Pres. Trumps Success

Deputy WH Secy Huckabee Sanders Touts Pres. Trumps Success

White House deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that President Donald Trump's May tweet suggesting tapes of his conversations with former Federal Bureau of Investigation direc...

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Obama Slams The New Health Care Bill & The Republicans Who Wrote It

It allows parents keep their kids on their policies until they turn 26, and requires insurers to cover people with preexisting conditions. "This is a bill created to strip away health care benefit...

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Senate Republicans Need to Work on Selling Their Healthcare Bill to Voters

The bill which is quite similar to the version of the House passed last month which the President called " mean ". Without the votes of Democrats and the four Republicans who are withholding s...

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Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

It's unclear whether Obama's words will convince any Republican senators to change their votes on the bill . "If we're not going to pay for it and we're going to keep a lot of the stuff that was in...

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Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Upgraded To 'Fair' After Baseball Field Shooting

Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Upgraded To 'Fair' After Baseball Field Shooting

Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said Hodgkinson acted alone and had checked if it were Republicans or Democrats practicing at the field in Alexandria, Virginia prior to shooting. House Maj...

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Senate Bill to repeal Obamacare, Reaction to cuts in Georiga

The Senate measure would phase out the extra money Obama provided to expand the federal-state Medicaid program for the poor and disabled to millions of additional low earners. However, with a 52...

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New Magic executives make final preparations for important NBA Draft

Analysis: It should be fairly obvious why the Timberwolves would make this trade. Three former University of Kentucky basketball players have entered the NBA Draft. Then at 9:30 PM (time approx....

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Ouch! If it becomes law, Senate's healthcare overhaul is going to hurt

Republicans hold a 52-seat majority in the Senate, so more than two GOP defections will doom the bill if Democrats are united against it. Yet it faces an uncertain fate in the Senate. The tru...

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