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Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses
- June 25, 2017

Democratic candidate for 6th congressional district Jon Ossoff , left, concedes to Republican Karen Handel while joined by his fiancee Alisha Kramer at his election night party in Atlanta , Tuesday, June 20, 2017. "Those are beet red districts", Perez said. " Nancy Pelosi is not the only reason Ossoff lost". Despite the backlash from some Democrats, Pelosi still has a strong base of support within the party. (more...)
Making a Murderer Inmate Scores a Legal Victory Making a Murderer Inmate Scores a Legal Victory
- June 25, 2017

During that questioning, Dassey told investigators he had helped his uncle kill Halbach, saying that they shot her in the head and burned her body at a bonfire on the Avery property later that evening. November 8, 2005: Avery tells reporters he fears authorities are trying to frame him for Halbach's slaying because he sued Manitowoc County officials for $36 million for wrongful conviction. (more...)
Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump
- June 25, 2017

A police officer stands by a welcome poster for India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Radha Krishna Temple before his visit in Lisbon , Portugal , Saturday June 24, 2017 . Modi is the first Indian prime minister in Portugal for a bilateral visit. Apart from official meetings with Trump and his cabinet colleagues, Modi will be meeting some prominent American CEOs. (more...)
Tropical Storm Calvin forms off southern Mexico in Pacific Tropical Storm Calvin forms off southern Mexico in Pacific
- June 25, 2017

The MODIS image showed a band of thunderstorms wrapping about halfway around the southern portion of the circulation. A tropical system could form in the Gulf of Mexico later this week, and forecasters at the National Hurricane Center in Miami are keeping eye on it. (more...)
Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia
- June 25, 2017

That's the good news, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards said in Baton Rouge. "Certainly it's not been as bad as we feared". In Alabama, an EF2 tornado damaged buildings in Fairfield, a town outside Birmingham, CNN affiliate WVTM-TV reported. (more...)
Flash flood watch issued Flash flood watch issued
- June 25, 2017

The Tri-State could be upgraded to a "slight risk" Friday, as small risks of tornadoes are common with post-tropical storms. The latest forecast path shows the center of storm north of the Tennessee state line, near Bowling Green, Ky.at 7 p.m., CDT, tonight. (more...)
Attorneys General Sue President Trump
- June 25, 2017

Attorneys general for D.C. and Maryland filed a lawsuit against U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday, claiming he has trampled on anti-corruption constitutional clauses. Also, both the D.C. and Maryland citizens are unfavorably being distressed by presence of Trump's hotel adjacent to White House . And presidents may not accept anything more than their salaries from either the federal or state governments. (more...)
What's next on health care draft in Congress What's next on health care draft in Congress
- June 25, 2017

Obama held nothing back as he weighed in on Facebook. Shares of hospital companies and health insurers rose on the Bill's release, with the overall S&P 500 healthcare sector closing up 1.1% at an all-time high. Over 70 disabled people blocked Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office, voicing strong opposition against Medicaid cuts in the proposed bill. (more...)
Australia Halts Airstrikes In Syria After Russian Military Threat
- June 25, 2017

Moscow has now suspended a hotline meant to prevent confrontations in Syria's crowded air space, and warned it could consider US-led coalition planes "targets". Australia's military is suspending the airstrikes that it had been carrying out against the Islamic State as part of a USA -led coalition in Syria, one day after Russian Federation criticized the US downing of a Syrian warplane and threatened to target coalition aircraft in a wide swath of Syria. (more...)
Texas woman arrested after her two children die in hot auto Texas woman arrested after her two children die in hot auto
- June 25, 2017

KTLA 5 reported that, Captain Mark Arnett, an officer with the Parker County Sheriff's Office said the daughter and son of the Texas mom were playing in their house when they seemingly "disappeared". At about 12:15 p.m., Randolph said she had found her children playing inside her auto and ordered them to come out, police said. How did that work out for her? A 23-year-old West Texas man has been arrested and charged with five felonies for a traffic wreck that left three people dead ... (more...)
Government health insurance markets holding up--barely
- June 25, 2017

Medicaid is the federal-state program that helps provide health care to low income children, long-term care and nursing home care for seniors and people with special needs, and Americans that can not afford health care. The working class must advance its own independent program against both Trump and the Democrats, based on the fight for socialism. Sprinkle said in a statement that he will reintroduce the bill next year. (more...)
Thunderbirds jet craches at Dayton Air Show practice Thunderbirds jet craches at Dayton Air Show practice
- June 25, 2017

Kenneth Cordova (seen here) and Capt. Erik Gonsalves , were conducting a familiarization flight for the Dayton Air Show, said Thunderbirds commander Lt. Friday , the Air Force said in a statement . The 43rd annual show will include a U.S. Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet, an F-35 Lightning II and the Misty Blues All Woman Skydiving Team. (more...)
Delhi University (2nd Cut Off List) For 2017-18 Admission Date Announced Delhi University (2nd Cut Off List) For 2017-18 Admission Date Announced
- June 25, 2017

One must keep options open during admission and if not Delhi University , then explore equally good options. Selection of colleges/courses: If you meet the cut-off , log in to your registered account on the undergraduate admission portal and select the desired college/course. (more...)
California Declares Travel Ban Against Anti-LGBT States
- June 24, 2017

Texas earned the ire of Becerra after passing a law in May allowing faith-based child welfare groups to deny services and adoptions to certain families under circumstances that conflict with the provider's sincerely held religious beliefs. (more...)
Scalise Is Still In Critical Condition, But Doctors Are Optimistic Scalise Is Still In Critical Condition, But Doctors Are Optimistic
- June 24, 2017

Alex Jahangir, an orthopedic trauma surgeon at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, who was not involved in Scalise's care. House Speaker Paul Ryan paid a visit Friday to his critically injured colleague, GOP Whip Steve Scalise , who faces the prospect of a lengthy hospitalization after getting shot in the hip at a baseball practice by a deranged man with grudges against President Donald Trump and the GOP. (more...)
A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial
- June 24, 2017

Prosecutors say his body-camera video and other evidence doesn't support his decision to shoot DuBose in the head at close range. Tensing's first trial a year ago also ended with the jury deadlocked. It restructured its public safety department and made other policing reforms. It's also among cases that show the difficulties prosecutors face in gaining convictions against police for on-duty shootings. (more...)
Qatar begins shipping cargo through Oman to bypass Gulf rift
- June 24, 2017

But recent Gulf reports have charged the relationship goes beyond resource management, accusing Qatari officials of meeting with the head of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps. Al Thani has visited multiple European countries in recent days seeking diplomatic support. According to sources, the premier wants to play the role of a mediator in the Gulf diplomatic tensions. (more...)
Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss
- June 24, 2017

It needs a party that actively seeks to reduce income inequality by changing education to focus on creating more 21st-century job skills and by making it easier for older workers to launch new careers instead of being left behind by technological change. (more...)
Judiciary committee asks Lynch to disclose Clinton email conversations Judiciary committee asks Lynch to disclose Clinton email conversations
- June 24, 2017

The committee is interested in a New York Times article from April that cited a hacked Russian intelligence memo that quoted a Democratic operative as "express [ing] confidence that Ms". The letters that went out to Lynch and Bernardo, Open Society Foundations' General Counsel Gail Scovell and Renteria, the committee members wanted details about reported communications, copies of any related documents and to know whether the Federal Bureau of Investigation contacted them to investigate the ... (more...)
CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill
- June 24, 2017

That's because they're keyed to the cost of a bare-bones plan, and because additional help now provided for deductibles and copayments would be discontinued. US Senate Republicans have unveiled legislation that would replace Obamacare with a plan that scales back aid to the poor and kills a tax on the wealthy, but the bill's fate was quickly thrown into question as some senators voiced scepticism. (more...)