Prior to the ACA, private insurance companies were allowed to exclude people with a preexisting condition. Susan Collins of ME and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana would permit states to stay with the Affordable Care Act or receive a similar amount of feder... More..
He was encouraged to stay hydrated. Dayton said he also wants to continue the 2 percent state tax on health care providers that is now scheduled to go away in December 2019. Legislators gasped when he colla...More..
He also said he wants to reward companies that manufacture in the USA and impose border taxes on products that American companies make overseas. Holding talks with several senior business leaders at the White...More..
Base officials are investigating in an attempt to determine the source of the reported sounds. Two airmen on the flight line thought they heard "gunshots", initiating a response from local police, the Pentago...More..
Schwering, a Spokane officer for three years who recently completed training, said any one of his colleagues would do the same thing. The cause of the fire is still unknown. Her locks also wouldn't open, wh...More..
Then for Saturday the slight risk area expands to cover nearly the entire state from north to south. The risk for severe storms continues to increase. Seminole County will open the EOC at 6 p.m. for the wea...More..
Bush to his successor former President Barack Obama. At 92 years old, Bush is the oldest living president, just a few months older than ex-President Jimmy Carter . Bush and the letter Bush wrote Obama upon ...More..
The 2nd round will get here very late tonight and continue into Sunday morning. Showers will begin to kick in later in the afternoon and into the evening. On Sunday , forecasters say there's an "enhanced...More..
Trees and power lines are down along Central Avenue, Corinth Road and Old Corinth Road. Initial reports on social media show severe damage in downtown Hattiesburg and indicate that the area may have taken a d...More..
The backup launch opportunity is on Friday. Using global infrared surveillance, the SBIRS will provide the Air Force with early missile warning, missile defense, technical intelligence and battle space awaren...More..
Guzman, the convicted leader of the Sinaloa drug cartel, one of the world's largest drug trafficking organizations, was expected to spend the night in a NY jail before his first appearance in a federal courthou...More..
As the celebration of Donald Trump's inauguration goes into full-swing, one event has gotten more attention than all the others: The DeploraBall . Some people leaving the Deploraball , the pre-inaugural par...More..
Friday's potential will likely between 10 p.m. and 2 a.m., but is a evolving scenario. "Although a few strong storms could develop before that". He noted that this weekend is not a good time to be on the wate...More..
Kurkjian: 'If you love baseball, this is a good day for the hall'Kurkjian surprised Bonds, Clemens didn't get bigger boostLoss of C. Subsequently, Trier was suspended, but he won the appeal and has been clear...More..
ISIS has not claimed responsibility for the attack. Esteban Santiago said during an interview conducted shortly after the attack that he was fighting for ISIS, FBI special agent Michael Ferlazzo testified Tue...More..
This week, the popularity of the second overwhelmed the first. They received about 200 bus permits for Inauguration Day itself. The marches are inspired by the national Women's March on January 21 in Washingt...More..
Spicer in a hard situation", the outgoing press secretary said. So these days, when we talk, we talk as parent to child but also we learn from them. After making a few cutting one-liners about the Cubs' histo...More..
The tremor, believed to be of magnitude 5.4, was also felt in Lazio, Tuscany and Abruzzo. According to the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center, the first was registered at 13:26, its epicenter being at ...More..
Scott Pruitt , the Republican attorney general of Oklahoma, claimed during his Senate confirmation hearing that climate experts are still debating the extent to which human activity is driving up global tempe...More..
ABC7 News was at federal court in Oakland when Noor Salman's uncle tried to bring her clothes after she made her plea, saying he wanted her to stay warm in jail. This case was investigated by the Federal Bure...More..
Police say they believe Elaine, who did not have custody of the children, abducted Kimberly and Kelly after a domestic dispute. Their father, Russell Yates, filed a missing persons report for the girls on Aug...More..
The letter continues and recounts the many experiences the Obama daughters had, proof that the Bush women have had their eyes on them and that they recognize their special bond. The sisters made note of that in...More..
Oddly, there only appear to be three rules at the reserve too. The balloon thing seems oddly specific. The shocking video, filmed by Kim Joiner, was taken on Sunday, January 15 at Circle B in Lakeland on mars...More..
The waterworks were on for Biden himself as well on Thursday when Obama shocked his vice president with the Medal of Freedom. "This is an extraordinary man", Obama said of his friend and running partner at th...More..
Yiannopoulos was permanently suspended from Twitter in July following claims he had aggravated and helped lead the Twitter abuse of Ghostbusters actor Leslie Jones. "So right now we need to be more courag...More..
The city said Garmback, who faces two charges, did not employ proper tactics when he operated the zone vehicle outside the recreation center and failed to tell the police dispatcher that he and Loehmann had arr...More..
In a fitting role reversal the ACA (often called Obamacare) became the law of the land when one party - the Democrats - controlled both Congress and the White House , but it nonetheless squeaked through as R...More..
For weeks, Mr Trump questioned the intelligence agencies' conclusion that Russian Federation used hacking and other tactics to try to tilt the election in his favour - an unprecedented breach between an incom...More..
Jeff Sessions in February of 2016, nearly one year before his testimony Wednesday against confirming Sessions for US attorney general. "There are reports in the media that under Rex Tillerson's leadership, E...More..
McDonald was on patrol on July 12, 1986, when he spotted bicycle thief Shavod "Buddha" Jones and two other teenagers in Central Park. Doctors told his wife, Patti Ann McDonald, that he would not live through th...More..
It's in the 50s throughout much of New Jersey as dawn nears Friday morning, but that's as warm as it's going to get as temperatures plummet throughout the day ahead of some light snow on Saturday . SUNDAY:...More..
DPS also says a prisoner that was with the trooper at the time was also injured, but not seriously. Milstead said the suspect was on top of the trooper striking his head on the pavement. According to Milstead...More..
Three people survived. Roof told one of them he was sparing her life so she could tell the world he was killing the worshippers at Emanuel AME because he hated black people. "Know that God will forgive you, kno...More..
Through Auburn's first three games of the season, the Tigers' offense struggled. Auburn was 94 in the nation in passing (194 yards per game), 87 in pass efficiency (123.62), and 86 in scoring offense (26.7 po...More..
Clayton was shot and killed as she confronted Loyd outside an Orange County Walmart, police said. - A Philadelphia police officer created a attractive portrait of Master Sgt. Monday after she spotted him ou...More..
The anti-nepotism law was not directly at issue in the case, but Judge Laurence Silberman, appointed by President Ronald Reagan, wrote then that the law probably does not cover White House staff. Trump made it ...More..
During those months, the country experienced severe weather, flooding and snowstorms that kept people from donating. Almost 100 blood drives were forced to cancel in December due to severe weather. "Hero, life ...More..
Warren said that the next education secretary should prioritize student loan debt and higher education issues as a top priority. Weingarten called DeVos "the most anti-public education nominee for sec...More..
Tuesday night: Rain before 10 p.m., then rain and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 10 p.m. and 1 a.m., then rain and snow. Snow is expected to change to rain this morning and as that happens, ...More..
In 1986, Sessions, who was working as a United States prosecutor in Alabama, was picked by President Ronald Reagan to become a federal judge, but was rejected by the Senate Judiciary Committee because of r...More..
Part of me finds this process of shooting fascinating while another part of me doesn't like how misleading it can be for fans who see some of these lovely shots, expect them to be in the movie, then walk away d...More..
Ghana's new President, Nana Akufo-Addo, has pledged to cut taxes in the country in a bid to stimulate economic growth. When Akufo-Addo called on Mahama to concede before official results were delivered, Maham...More..
The National Weather Service says heavy snow is expected today and tonight from portions of the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic and coastal New England, along with frigid temperatures expected from the souther...More..
Packer three hours later was arrested and is scheduled be arraigned at noon Sunday before Petrucci on the charges. Sullivan was arraigned on charges of homicide, rape, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, ...More..
Thought to be about 36 years old, Tilikum drew worldwide attention for dragging a SeaWorld trainer underwater to her death during a 2010 show in Florida . "The trainers aren't safe, and the whales aren't ...More..
French newspaper Le Monde said the Paris prosecutor launched a judicial investigation into FN on December 15. A Le Pen spokesperson told Reuters that the French politician "had no intention of going there ...More..
ME officials have reduced the speed limit on the turnpike in anticipation of slippery road conditions from snow. This could be combined with high winds in those areas, with gusts of up to 40 miles per hour. Win...More..
They, too, had a boatload of snow to manage Thursday morning. Open Snow reports, "Ski resorts are reporting 1-2 additional feet in the past 24 hours on the South side of the lake, and 2-3 feet on the North...More..
The Saturday morning storm will be pushed out to sea by a strong high pressure system building over New England, the forecast notes, and areas of northwestern New Jersey could see plentiful sunshine instead o...More..
One potentially far-reaching provision would negate any local nondiscrimination ordinance that can be interpreted as telling a private business how to manage its own bathrooms. The organization pointed to this ...More..