• Trump To Get Another Supreme Court Judge?
Trump To Get Another Supreme Court Judge?

Yesterday the Justice Department filed a petition asking the Supreme Court to review the lower court opinion , insisting the Second Circuit federal appeals court had "seriously misinterpreted" the law, saying it should not matter where the information is stored if it can be accessed "domestically with the click of a computer mouse".

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  • Not 'that far off' from passing health-care overhaul
Not 'that far off' from passing health-care overhaul

Ron Johnson says the U.S. Senate should not vote this week on a bill to replace the Affordable Care Act. Senator Dean Heller of Nevada said on Friday he opposes McConnell's plan, becoming the fifth Republican to say he won't vote for the measure in its current form.

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  • Trump congratulates Muslims on Eid al-Fitr holiday marking end of Ramadan
Trump congratulates Muslims on Eid al-Fitr holiday marking end of Ramadan

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also broke with tradition by not hosting an Iftar dinner at the State Department during Ramadan , as has happened for the past two decades. Obama, as well as then-First Lady Michelle, called Muslim Americans a part of the American family since its founding. "Dinner will be on the table precisely at sun-set - " th...

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  • Iran's President Hails Eid as Festival of Muslim Unity
Iran's President Hails Eid as Festival of Muslim Unity

Because it relies on a lunar calendar, the festival marking the start of the new month depends on a sighting of the moon, which can vary from place to place. The day usually begins with early morning prayers and then family visits and feasts. After the solemn prayers, people joyfully greeted each other with a embrace and " Eid mubarak " in mosque...

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  • Trump optimistic on health care; some doubtful
Trump optimistic on health care; some doubtful

The Nevada senator joins four other Republicans in expressing opposition to the draft bill as it is now written. Immediately after its release four Republican senators said they couldn't support it. That means Republicans can only afford two defections for the legislation to pass. "No way", Johnson said. Three of them said they anxious it does ...

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  • Elon Musk gives us 20 seconds of SpaceX science, and it's magical
Elon Musk gives us 20 seconds of SpaceX science, and it's magical

Iridium's primary launch campaign consists of eight SpaceX Falcon 9 launches deploying 75 Iridium NEXT satellites. The launch window began at 1:25 p.m.at the Air Force base near Lompoc, California, and was conducted with a previously un-used Falcon 9 rocket.

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  • DHS: Russians Tried to Hack 21 State Election Systems
DHS: Russians Tried to Hack 21 State Election Systems

The U.S. intelligence community believes information stolen from DNC servers was later passed to WikiLeaks by foreign cyber-operatives alleged to have been guided by intelligence units associated with the Kremlin. The Thursday report said it wasn't clear whether Russian Federation was involved in the specific case where a voter's information was ...

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  • 2 dead, 1 injured in Canton triple shooting
2 dead, 1 injured in Canton triple shooting

One was pronounced dead on scene and the other died at the hospital, police said. The driver of the Mercedes-Benz was transported with non-life threatening injuries. The crash remains under investigation and police are now interviewing witnesses. Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the accident to call the Canton Police Department at ...

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  • 2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident in good condition
2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident in good condition

Jason Heard told a news conference. The Thunderbirds have not announced if the team will perform during the air show this weekend. Penelope Reed of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office said Wright-Patterson Air Force Base dispatched a crash team and heavy rescue crew.

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  • Belleville man who shot 5 at GOP baseball practice acted alone
Belleville man who shot 5 at GOP baseball practice acted alone

Five people were shot at a morning practice about five miles from the Capitol, the police said . Some users of the YMCA noticed him but later said they were never suspicious of him, while others described him as odd or a "sourpuss". "In the shooter's vehicle, located at the scene of the shooting, we found another laptop computer, a cell phone,...

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  • Bruno Mars wins his 1st BET Award for R&B artist
Bruno Mars wins his 1st BET Award for R&B artist

A year after having her nude photos leaked online, Leslie Jones has some advice for her past self. Chance , you are an outstanding role mode and an inspiration to all of us who care about our next generation. They will compete with Beyonce's " Sorry ", Mars' " 24K Magic ", Solange's " Cranes In the Sky " and Big Sean's " Bounce Back ". Mar...

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  • India seeks US Predator drones to counter Chinese threat
India seeks US Predator drones to counter Chinese threat

PM Modi's discussion with the CEOs focused on finding more common ground to drive United States investment in India , and most of the described the session as "optimistic". The youth of India understands technology and the importance of technology very well. "I think this is an opportunity for the prime minister and President Trump to sit do...

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  • Trump scrambles for GOP health votes; budget score looms
Trump scrambles for GOP health votes; budget score looms

He said along with support from President Donald Trump , "I think we're going to get this thing done, put it in conference and hopefully by the August recess really have Obamacare repealed and replaced". Concerns about the legislation are building from both sides of the Republican Party. If the four senators - Ted Cruz , R-Texas, Ron Johns...

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  • Senate Bill To Replace Obamacare Could Be In Jeopardy
Senate Bill To Replace Obamacare Could Be In Jeopardy

The bill would also allow insurers to charge older Americans up to five times more than younger Americans. The rest of the bill's supposed Medicaid cuts are no less phony. Small businesses with healthy employees may join associations that sign up for plans with fewer benefits and lower premiums, pushing down their employees' premiums.

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  • Trump confirms he called health care bill 'mean'
Trump confirms he called health care bill 'mean'

So, for example, I'm for 100 percent repeal, that's what I want. Where are we going to go when they close that? "I call her Pocahontas and that's an insult to Pocahontas". Sen. Susan Collins of ME says she thinks getting the votes needed in the Senate this week to pass a Republican bill to replace the Affordable Care Act could be very hard.

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  • American band the Slants win Supreme Court battle over offensive trademarks
American band the Slants win Supreme Court battle over offensive trademarks

The ruling is a victory for Simon Tam , an Asian-American musician and political activist who named his rock band " The Slants " in an attempt to take back a term that once directed as an insult. "After an excruciating legal battle that has spanned almost eight years , we're beyond humbled and thrilled to have won this case at the Supreme Court"...

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  • Muslims Around The World Including Liberia Celebrate Eid al-Fitr
Muslims Around The World Including Liberia Celebrate Eid al-Fitr

The post included a video that urged the public to also celebrate the Eid al-Fitr, which Tsai said was a significant holiday for Muslims around the world and a celebration of bonds among families and friends. If not, the next day is counted as 30th day of the prevailing month and the new month begins thereafter. "The moon was sighted in differe...

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  • Sweat, NYCFC top Red Bulls 2-0 in Hudson River Derby
Sweat, NYCFC top Red Bulls 2-0 in Hudson River Derby

On defense, NYCFC allowed just one shot on goal , which goalkeeper Sean Johnson handled easily in the 80th minute. Philadelphia (5-7-4) beat United (5-9-3) for the second time in three meetings this season. They also shut down scoring champion Bradley Wright-Phillips (eight goals this season). For Sweat, it was his first goal in MLS. "Poss...

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  • After string of defeats, Democrats rudderless in US president era
After string of defeats, Democrats rudderless in US president era

Even in Georgia's Sixth (which has seen dramatic redrawings), Ossoff's showing was by far the best by a Democratic congressional candidate since before Newt Gingrich won the seat in 1978. With all the grassroots energy, he wrote, the party still had a chance to take back the House of Representatives next year. But Pelosi's camp signaled she is ...

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  • White House Appoints Trump DC Hotel Employee As Chief Usher
White House Appoints Trump DC Hotel Employee As Chief Usher

Melania Trump ended her estrangement from Washington whe. Ivanka Trump , the daughter and assistant to President Donald Trump , reaches to swing her daughter Arabella Kushner in the Rose Garden at the Congressional Picnic on the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday, June 22, 2017 , in Washington .

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