• GOP Health Care Push Puts Short Term Fix In Peril, Dems Say
GOP Health Care Push Puts Short Term Fix In Peril, Dems Say

Trump's signature. Republicans have just 52 Senate seats, and no Democrats or independents are expected to vote for the bill. Top Democrats including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., wrote to the budget office Monday asking that its analysis be "comprehensive", including showing the n...

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  • Union Strikes At Chevrolet Equinox Assembly Plant
Union Strikes At Chevrolet Equinox Assembly Plant

The Equinox is the second-best-selling vehicle at GM behind the Chevy Silverado large pickup and 10th-best-selling vehicle in the USA, auto or truck. Dias has emerged as the face for labor during renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement, pushing for higher working standards in both the USA and Mexico.

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  • Why is Maryam Nawaz unhappy despite winning NA-120 by-election? See video
Why is Maryam Nawaz unhappy despite winning NA-120 by-election? See video

This position also lent weight to the PMLN accusation that thousands of its voters were turned away from the polling stations if their identity as PMLN supporters became known. "Nawaz Sharif and his children will not appear before the accountability court tomorrow", a PML leader told PTI today. Not all exchanges on Sunday were as friendly, howe...

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  • AAA: Gas prices trending cheaper
AAA: Gas prices trending cheaper

Last week, gasoline hit the highest price in three years, the club said. Gas in Champaign is costing drivers $2.44 per gallon this week, a 10 cent drop from last week's $2.55 rate. Jenkins said he expects prices to drop about 30 cents, but it will take a while because prices drop much more slowly than they rise. Plus, the threat of any new stor...

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  • Cowboys jump to No. 6, OU drops in AP Poll
Cowboys jump to No. 6, OU drops in AP Poll

Penn State moved up a spot to No. 4, flip-flopping with No. 5 Southern California. In the Big 12, Oklahoma state rose three spots to No. 6 after a 59-21 victory at Pittsburgh. 23, a 12-position drop, as a result of the trouncing they endured in their SEC opener at Mississippi State. Oklahoma State 7. Washington 8. No. 12 LSU imploded at Missi...

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  • Pelosi Battles Pro-Amnesty Demonstrators At DREAM Act Event
Pelosi Battles Pro-Amnesty Demonstrators At DREAM Act Event

The group of protesters took over the scheduled press conference where Pelosi, along with Reps. Now, some of them are concerned that they will be granted new protections in a deal that harms other undocumented immigrants, potentially including their parents.

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  • Hurricane Maria Forms in Atlantic
Hurricane Maria Forms in Atlantic

Maria is a minimal category 1 hurricane, with maximum sustained winds of 75 miles per hour. Warm waters are fueling the storm, which is expected to attain hurricane status by late Monday, forecasters said . Maria has maximum sustained winds of 65 miles per hour. Jose was moving north at around 9 miles per hour. Tropical storm warnings and...

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  • San Gabriel National Monument Not on Interior Secretary's Shrink List
San Gabriel National Monument Not on Interior Secretary's Shrink List

The other monuments Zinke is proposing to shrink include Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante in Utah, which together encompass 3.2 million acres. If Trump adopts the recommendations, it would quiet some of the worst fears of his opponents, who warned that vast public lands and marine areas could be lost to states or private interests.

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  • Some Rohingyas have links to IS, Pakistan's ISI
Some Rohingyas have links to IS, Pakistan's ISI

The Rohingyas have been fleeing Myanmar for decades and the exodus has seen a marked increase over the past few months amid reports of mass killings of the ethnic minority by the Myanmar military despite appeals for calm and peace directed at Myanmar state counsellor and Nobel Peace laureate Aung Saan Suu Kyi by the worldwide community and ...

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  • British police reveal identity of one London Tube attack suspect
British police reveal identity of one London Tube attack suspect

The second man to be arrested by police with regards to the Parsons Green terror attack has been named as Yahyah Farroukh . Footage showed him being detained outside a chicken shop in Houslow, west London , on Saturday night. In the deadliest attack, a suicide bomber struck a packed concert hall in Manchester in northern England, killing 22 p...

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  • Haley says Mattis will 'take care' of North Korea if diplomacy fails
Haley says Mattis will 'take care' of North Korea if diplomacy fails

In an interview on " Fox News Sunday ", McMaster said all options are on the table to thwart any nuclear strike threat to the United States from Pyongyang. "This is something that we are looking at". McMaster also said Friday that Iran would be a major focus of the president's address, with Trump expected to call out the country's "destabilizin...

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  • Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to lead Pak delegation to UNGA
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to lead Pak delegation to UNGA

U.S. should cooperate with Pakistan to diminish the safe havens of terrorists in Afghanistan . Earlier this month, for the first time , BRICS countries slammed Pakistan without naming it, as they "deplored" terror attacks in member countries and the "violence caused" by Pakistan-based terror outfits.

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  • After Irma, the Island of Barbuda Remains Deserted
After Irma, the Island of Barbuda Remains Deserted

The location of the Island of Barbuda . "There is no living man left on the island , the civillization that has been living for 300 years on Barbuda is no longer there", US Ambassador to Antigua and Barbuda Ronald Sanders told USA Today .

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  • Jalen Hurts hits Calvin Ridley for 78-yard TD
Jalen Hurts hits Calvin Ridley for 78-yard TD

There were omens in and around Bryant-Denny Stadium last night, as the Crimson Tide awaited to thrash the Rams. Ronnie Harrison also got his first interception of the season as the Tide won the turnover battle 2-0. Stevens finished 21 of 38 for 247 yards and two touchdowns, including a 4-yard strike to Warren Jackson to cap the 11-play scoring d...

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  • France takes a 2-1 lead
France takes a 2-1 lead

After coasting through the opening two sets, the France duo appeared poised to do the same in the third after breaking twice for a 5-2 lead. Thompson, who has enjoyed victories over former world No.1 Andy Murray and America's Jack Sock in the US Open in the last three months, said playing for his country brings out the best in him.

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  • Macron asks for lifting of embargo on Qatar
Macron asks for lifting of embargo on Qatar "as soon as possible"

The weapon sales come after Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Egypt cut ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of backing "extremism" and fostering ties with their rival Iran. The report added that the boycott decision, and its effects, do not violate the rules of global human rights and do not violate the four countries' con...

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  • Vols Lose To Florida On 63-yard Hail Mary
Vols Lose To Florida On 63-yard Hail Mary

Tennessee and Florida seemingly couldn't score an offensive touchdown for three quarters. The Gators had their home game against Northern Colorado cancelled due to the storm and are off to a rocky start after suspending nine players indefinitely prior to the season-opening loss to MI.

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  • Trump takes on North Korea, Hillary Clinton in series of tweets
Trump takes on North Korea, Hillary Clinton in series of tweets

On Twitter , the U.S. leader said: "I spoke with President Moon of South Korea last night". US-ally Kuwait has given North Korea's ambassador a month to leave the Gulf state and will downgrade its diplomatic representation with Pyongyang, a senior Kuwaiti diplomat told AFP Sunday.

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  • Boris Johnson Lays Out His Post-Brexit Plan
Boris Johnson Lays Out His Post-Brexit Plan

Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable branded the Conservative party as "in a state of complete civil war" after the infighting within May's cabinet resurfaced and said there was "a complete breakdown of discipline". The former London Mayor also revived the widely-criticised claim that Brexit could boost NHS coffers by £350m a week as he laid out h...

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  • British Airways Plane Evacuated In Paris For Security Reasons
British Airways Plane Evacuated In Paris For Security Reasons

Anderson detailed the ordeal on Twitter and said the pilot was "extremely calm and composed" and handled the possible threat "wonderfully". "Apparently an individual has made a direct threat to this aircraft". Authorities later cleared the flight for takeoff after completing security checks, the French national police said. "We were told they...

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