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Voters Care More About Health Care After GOP Reforms Fail, Poll Shows

Voters Care More About Health Care After GOP Reforms Fail, Poll Shows

Ryan and members of his leadership team reaffirmed their support for unwinding the Affordable Care Act during a weekly press conference with reporters Tuesday, saying that their first failed attempt...

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Schumer: 'We Democrats Are Not Going to Oppose Every Republican Nominee'

Schumer: 'We Democrats Are Not Going to Oppose Every Republican Nominee'

By filibustering Judge Gorsuch, Democrats have made it easy for Republicans to do what is necessary to confirm him and prospective nominees who may move the Court in a direction congenial to conservat...

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To Discuss N. Korea with Xi

To Discuss N. Korea with Xi

Critics within U.S. industry have accused China of unfair government subsidies to its companies, and of flooding the United States market with cheap products from steel to solar panels, while restrict...

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Yosemite Bear Tracker lets you follow from a safe distance

Yosemite Bear Tracker lets you follow from a safe distance

Rangers on Monday, April 3, 2017, unveiled a website that allows anybody around the world to track the movement of the park's iconic black bears. Those bears either are known to frequent developed a...

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White House blames Syria's Assad regime for Idlib chemical attack

White House blames Syria's Assad regime for Idlib chemical attack

In the past, chlorine attacks have been used to kill Syrian civilians. USA officials said there were some indications nerve gas had been used, though they suggested it could also be another in a ser...

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Petersburg Terror Suspect's House Found, Searched

Russia's top investigative body said in a statement that investigators have identified a man whose body parts were found on the train and who is suspected to be a suicide bomber. Dzhalilov was iden...

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Ryan confirms talks underway on health care bill

In remarks to reporters after a closed meeting with fellow House Republicans, Ryan said the renewed healthcare effort, following last month's failure to repeal and replace Obamacare, was simply in the...

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Border wall contractors brace for hostile site

Border wall contractors brace for hostile site

Kelly said the decrease was "no accident" and credited President Trump's tough approach. "It's actually up to 67 percent drop compared to a year ago", David V. That compares with more than 43,000 wh...

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Susan Rice: 'Absolutely false' that Obama played politics with intel

Susan Rice: 'Absolutely false' that Obama played politics with intel

In one tweet Monday, Trump said , "There was electronic surveillance of Trump, and people close to Trump". "People would be screaming bloody murder like banshees in the street right now". In an int...

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McConnell starts clock on Neil Gorsuch nuclear showdown

McConnell starts clock on Neil Gorsuch nuclear showdown

If the nuclear option is necessary to confirm Judge Gorsuch, Republican senators should use it. "First of all, I think it's important to recognize that there is absolutely no basis for filibusteri...

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Pro-Russia lawmaker to meet with Trump

Pro-Russia lawmaker to meet with Trump

According to a report from Fox News , "multiple sources " have told the network that Rice, the former United Nations ambassador, requested that the names be made public. Former National Security Ad...

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Claire McCaskill backs filibuster of Neil Gorsuch, makes nuclear option likely

Claire McCaskill backs filibuster of Neil Gorsuch, makes nuclear option likely

Republicans are expected to stand firm behind President Donald Trump's pick and indicate they are prepared to end the filibuster for high court nominees - even if they don't directly say that. He sa...

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Partisan split at House intel committee over canceled open hearing

Manafort for volunteering and encourage others with knowledge of these issues to voluntarily interview with the committee", said Nunes, a Republican. "The intelligence is said to leave no doubt th...

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Rally in Memphis for equality on anniversary of MLK's death

Rally in Memphis for equality on anniversary of MLK's death

So why the agency would think sending a tweet to celebrate King's life and legacy was a good idea is anybody's guess. The rest are from the archives of The Associated Press and show King as he led his...

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McCain on nuclear option: 'Dark day' in Senate history

McCain on nuclear option: 'Dark day' in Senate history

The irony of that made it a line that conservatives were resurfacing Monday, as Democrats fielded enough votes to sustain a filibuster against Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's Supreme Court nom...

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Susan Rice Asked For 'Unmasking' Of Trump Advisers

Susan Rice Asked For 'Unmasking' Of Trump Advisers

Rice herself has not spoken directly on the issue of unmasking. This led to Van Jones jumping in and attempting to refute Miller. "But she left the administration in 2015", Cooper interjected, befor...

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WH Denies Scavino Violated Hatch Act By Urging Primary Defeat of Amash

WH Denies Scavino Violated Hatch Act By Urging Primary Defeat of Amash

Press Secretary Sean Spicer deflected criticism by arguing that the executive branch was exempt from anti-lobbying laws, an interpretation disputed by legal experts who spoke with ThinkProgress. By en...

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North Carolina downs Gonzaga, 71-65, for national championship

North Carolina downs Gonzaga, 71-65, for national championship

When Monday night's slugfest with Gonzaga came to a merciful end, the Heels had all their answers: The national title was theirs, the nets were hanging around their necks, the redemption tour was a ...

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More showers, storms expected in Atlanta Wednesday

More showers, storms expected in Atlanta Wednesday

Severe weather also moved through on Monday, causing a ground stop at Atlanta's airport and damage in parts of the state. Thunder, lightning, possible hail and tornadoes will come blasting through S...

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Trump escalates talk of deal with Democrats on healthcare

Republicans are making healthcare reform their top priority for now, a source familiar with the agenda talks told Reuters , after the first effort collapsed on March 24. "The President is still e...

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NY lawmakers want budget vote, Cuomo says there's no deal

State lawmakers, however, will not receive a paycheck until they pass a finalized budget, which the law calls for by April 1. Griffo said. "To indicate that we may not have a budget because of uncer...

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US Net service providers free to sell user data in rule reversal

Earlier in the day, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that will revoke the Clean Power Plan introduced by the Obama administration in 2015 to restrict greenhouse gas emissions at coal...

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Woman dies in Mississippi storm during 911 call

Tornado watches issued for Charlotte, North Carolina, and about a dozen counties in North and SC until 9 p.m. have been canceled, the National Weather Service said. Ginny Higgins told The Associated...

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Gorsuch Moves Closer To Supreme Court

Gorsuch Moves Closer To Supreme Court

Christopher Coons became the 41st Democrat to announce support for a procedural hurdle called a filibuster requiring a super-majority of 60 votes in the 100-seat Senate to allow a confirmation vote....

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Suspected Syria gas attack kills dozens, including children

The Syrian army fired at least 2 surface missiles at the Idlib hospital caring for the casualties of its suspected chemical attack on rebel targets at Khan Shaykhun earlier Tuesday. "The toll continue...

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Statewide Amber Alert issued for two missing kids, ages 3 and 5

Statewide Amber Alert issued for two missing kids, ages 3 and 5

The 5-year-old male child was wearing a black jogging suit with a grey hoodie, and a blue hoodie. Ravin M. Briscoe, 3 years old . She was last seen wearing a dark gray jogging outfit with black ten...

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Health bill vote delayed in House in setback to Trump, Ryan

Health bill vote delayed in House in setback to Trump, Ryan

The House Freedom Caucus - some 30 lawmakers who are heirs-apparent to the ultra-conservative Tea Party movement - have spearheaded opposition to a bill they dub "Obamacare Lite", complaining it wil...

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42-year-old man chokes to death at Voodoo Doughnut

42-year-old man chokes to death at Voodoo Doughnut

The task is to eat a colossal half-pound doughnut - about the equivalent of six regular doughnuts - in 80 seconds. "They tried so hard to do everything. Curtis wasn't surprised his son participated ...

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White supremacist wanted to recruit racists for Times Square slaughter

Let me be very clear: This disturbing act of violence goes against everything NY stands for. Adams is calling on the Manhattan district attorney to prosecute Caughman's death as an act of terrorism an...

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Alabama schools canceled amid weather threat

Ruth says the Florence woman was trying to relay her location to a dispatcher as the auto went down. "She was trying to tell the dispatcher where she was, and she could actually hear the sirens", Ru...

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Death Toll of Saint Petersburg Attack Rises to 14, Key Suspect Named

Death Toll of Saint Petersburg Attack Rises to 14, Key Suspect Named

At a nearby station, police found and defused a second bomb that also showed traces of the Jalilov's DNA. Russia's health minister on Tuesday raised the death toll from 11 to 14 and said 49 people w...

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Petersburg Bombing Suspect Identified; Death Toll Is At 14

Petersburg Bombing Suspect Identified; Death Toll Is At 14

Russian investigators said they had "established that the explosive device could have been activated by a man whose fragmented remains were discovered in the third carriage" of the train. There was no...

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The Susan Rice story proves Trump was Right

Farkas sought to walk back her comments in the weeks following: "I didn't give anybody anything except advice". According to the story, White House lawyers learned in March that Rice had requested t...

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Woman dies in MS storm during 911 call

The SPC thinks there will be a moderate risk of severe storms across a sizable part of south, central and east Alabama on Wednesday. The EF1 tornado with winds of 110 miles per hour flipped over their...

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Tesla passes Ford to become US's second-largest carmaker

Tesla passes Ford to become US's second-largest carmaker

Tesla had a market value of $49 billion at the close of trading as against Ford's $46 billion. But Tesla only shipped 76,000 cars a year ago, and Ford - well, it's Ford. While the company rolls out ...

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