• Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanized
Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanized

According to Tom Grab, he simply wanted to get the pit bull off of the children "at all costs". Lancaster, Pa . - A dog attacked two children while they were strapped in auto seats inside a minivan in Pennsylvania this week. A pit bull jumped into a Lancaster woman's van and attacked her children. Eventually the dog's owner arrived and secur...

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  • Government health insurance markets holding up--barely
Government health insurance markets holding up--barely

The legislation would also delay the so-called Cadillac Tax on the value of health plans, and would repeal Obamacare's health insurance tax, medical device tax and pharmaceutical tax permanently. AHCA also delivers relief from almost $1 trillion in Obamacare taxes that have driven up costs for consumers, killed jobs, decreased wages, and directly...

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  • Hospital: Scalise Upgraded To Fair Condition
Hospital: Scalise Upgraded To Fair Condition

After he underwent a second surgery for internal injuries and a broken leg, doctors said late Thursday that his condition was critical but improving. Hodgkinson usually visited his Alexandria storage locker between 6 a.m. and 7 a.m., for a total of 43 times between April and June. "In the shooter's vehicle, located at the scene of the shooting ,...

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  • US health chief 'in a receiving mode' on health bill ideas
US health chief 'in a receiving mode' on health bill ideas

Congress is set to go on recess July 4. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyoming) said the Senate is discussing a "glide path" that gradually turns off the Medicaid expansion spigot, rather than the House bill that abruptly cuts it off. Health care costs vary dramatically around the country. Republican senators from states that expanded Medic...

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  • 76ers, Celtics fans set to pack arena for draft
76ers, Celtics fans set to pack arena for draft

Regardless, he should've probably checked his social media game before the draft. DULL DRAFT: Neither Golden State nor Cleveland, who met in the NBA Finals, has a pick in the two-round draft. If the Sixers are unable to get back in the first round , it would not be surprising to see them draft a player they could stash overseas for a few seaso...

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  • Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill — CHART
Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill — CHART

Sen. Michigan Senator Debbie Stabenow called the hearing to hear about the impact cuts in health care funding might have. Ron Wyden of Oregon. Although just 59 percent favor the AHCA, 80 percent say they'd prefer it to Obamacare. "Because of this, I can not support it as now drafted, and I do not believe it has the votes to pass the Senate". Obam...

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  • 'No Cuts to Medicaid': Disabled Protesters Carried Away From McConnell's Office
'No Cuts to Medicaid': Disabled Protesters Carried Away From McConnell's Office

A group of disabled protesters have been dragged out of their wheelchairs after gathering at the office of Senate to protest against the Republican's health care reform bill . Capitol police say some of the activists had removed themselves from their wheelchairs and laid themselves on the floor. U.S. Capitol Police said 43 were arrested and th...

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  • Hawks look to future on draft night, address trade of Howard
Hawks look to future on draft night, address trade of Howard

Few, however, could have fathomed that in just two seasons, the 6-10 forward would climb through the ranks to become a first round pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. "When I first got the job, one of the first things you do is you start making phone calls to other teams to see what kind of value your players have to other teams around the league", Schlenk...

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  • Planned Parenthood Protest in Erie
Planned Parenthood Protest in Erie

Planned Parenthood has always been political fodder for Republicans and Democrats alike. "The implicated parties, including the National Abortion Federation (NAF) and Planned Parenthood, want to hide the truth from the general public about "the heads that get stuck", the baby eyeballs falling into laps during abortions , using forceps to "pull o...

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  • The Senate Health Care Bill Is Already In Danger
The Senate Health Care Bill Is Already In Danger

The Republican health care bill , as constructed when it was unveiled to the public and lawmakers on Thursday, doesn't have enough votes to pass the Senate . WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republicans released their long-awaited bill Thursday to dismantle ... Unlike the House bill, which bases its subsidies for private insurance on age, the Senate ...

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  • Senate releases health care bill proposing Medicaid cuts, end to ACA penalties
Senate releases health care bill proposing Medicaid cuts, end to ACA penalties

In particular, he noted that Florida has a "low baseline" for Medicaid payments, and he does not want the state penalized by a system that builds from a baseline forward in coming years. Former president Barack Obama on Thursday slammed the GOP effort to replace his signature health care law and urged his former constituents to contact their m...

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  • Government health insurance markets holding up, barely
Government health insurance markets holding up, barely

What the process is that comes from that, we don't know. For the health insurance industry, the bill is a mixed bag. Wednesday is a deadline of sorts for these companies. His partner and co-founder is Joshua Kushner, the brother of Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser. The Republicans have chosen a dramatically different path.

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  • Mourners gather for United States student jailed by N. Korea
Mourners gather for United States student jailed by N. Korea

As President Donald Trump's administration takes office one year later, there's been little public word about what has happened to Warmbier. The 22-year-old University of Virginia student was detained in North Korea for 17 months and died on Monday, shortly after he returned to the United States in a coma.

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  • Capitol Hill Police break-up group of protesters in wheelchairs
Capitol Hill Police break-up group of protesters in wheelchairs

People in wheelchairs and with ventilators showed up to stage a "die-in" outside Mitch McConnell's office, but they were violently removed by Capitol Police. "Most people are opposed to this bill, yet it is still moving along". Some of the protesters were escorted individually. "They were literally carried from the space out to a separate area".

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  • Markelle Fultz top pick in NBA draft
Markelle Fultz top pick in NBA draft

Detroit was in the news with possible trades involving Andre Drummond. "I'm trying to tell to you", LaVar Ball said on ESPN . But if the Lakers want Lonzo - and it seems they do after trading point guard D'Angelo Russell to Brooklyn - they won't be turned off by LaVar.

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  • DHEC encourages HIV testing in recognition of National HIV Testing Day
DHEC encourages HIV testing in recognition of National HIV Testing Day

Through DHEC clinics and partnering community providers, testing services in 2016 helped diagnose and link more than 230 people to HIV medical care who otherwise might have not known their status until much later. PPSNE has 18 health centers in CT and Rhode Island that offer many preventive services including HIV and STD testing. "It can be nerve-w...

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana, Texas
Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall in Louisiana, Texas

In the early part of next week, expect cooler days, with temperatures not leaving the 70s, Martrich said. Cities that could experience flooding problems from the storm include Pensacola, Florida; Mobile, Alabama; Biloxi, Mississippi; and New Orleans , Baton Rouge and Lake Charles, Louisiana .

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  • Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters
Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters

Look forward to making it really special! Though he lauded its passage in a Rose Garden ceremony, Trump last week privately called the House measure " mean " and called on senators to make their version more "generous". Through the ACA, Obama notes, more than 90 percent of Americans have health insurance. Unlike the House bill, which bases its s...

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  • How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'
How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer brought in a poster board with the word " mean " written on it. Warren insisted that Senate Republicans , in drafting the bill , had been "dreaming up even meaner ways to kick dirt in the face of the American people".

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  • Trump celebrates Georgia special election win in douchiest way
Trump celebrates Georgia special election win in douchiest way

Michael Owens leads the Cobb County Democrats and chaired a 6th District task force meant to coordinate the efforts of the party in Cobb, Fulton and DeKalb counties. It's well past time to stop politics and do policy. President Donald Trump took to Twitter to celebrate Republican Karen Handel's victory in a Georgia special congression...

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