• Boy Scouts official apologizes for 'political rhetoric' of Trump speech
Boy Scouts official apologizes for 'political rhetoric' of Trump speech

Tom Price "better get Sen". They better do it. Then, he reminisced (in detail) about his Electoral College victory in November. The Scouts in attendance apparently ate it all up, though, responding with chants of "USA, USA" and deafening cheers to his calls for "loyalty" and slams on Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, in a manner that in no way co...

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  • White House/Congress Showdown over New Russia Sanctions
White House/Congress Showdown over New Russia Sanctions

US President Donald Trump and his administration support the imposition of tough new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea , the White House has said a day after the House of Representatives voted in favour of the move. The ministry also ousted the U.S. from a recreation retreat and warehouse in Moscow. The new United States embassy s...

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  • Senate GOP's
Senate GOP's "skinny repeal" bill dies in middle-of-the-night vote

McCain, 80, joined Republican colleagues Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME in voting against the so-called " skinny repeal ", officially titled the Health Care Freedom Act . That made McCain the swing vote; if Republicans wanted this to pass, they needed 50 votes, plus a tiebreaker from Vice President Mike Pence . The dramati...

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  • McCain says time for Republicans, Democrats to 'start fresh' on healthcare
McCain says time for Republicans, Democrats to 'start fresh' on healthcare

President Donald Trump tweeted to show his outrage early Friday morning. Republicans never actually knew what they wanted to accomplish. Republicans have been really good at enumerating what they don't like about the ACA. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) Senator Ted Cruz, a Texas Republican, leaves the Senate chamber. But as the New York Times ...

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  • Obamacare repeal dealt huge blow as McCain votes 'no'
Obamacare repeal dealt huge blow as McCain votes 'no'

Get there after waiting for 7 years. He opened his laptop and pulled up C-SPAN's live feed from the U.S. Senate floor. So much for McCain's claim to be "maverick". McCain had doggedly avoided tipping his hand. That left Flake, one of the most polite members of the Senate, leaning into the conversation uncomfortably with a pained look on his...

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  • Texas DPS Drops Plan To Charge Police Departments For Crime Lab Testing
Texas DPS Drops Plan To Charge Police Departments For Crime Lab Testing

AUSTIN - Money may be tight in state government, but it's too early to contemplate charging law enforcement agencies a fee for using Department of Public Safety crime labs, Gov. Abbott cites Rider 58, which according to him, does not allow for DPS to charge any extra fees for crime labs. This week, Akin proposed charging DPS to lodge their prisoner...

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  • Trump names John Kelly new White House chief of staff
Trump names John Kelly new White House chief of staff

Colbert then dove into the New Yorker interview , in which Scaramucci unleashed his profane thoughts on many things, including White House leaks and his new coworkers, especially Steve Bannon and Reince Priebus . "What I'm going to do is, I will eliminate everyone in the comms team and we'll start over", he said. "The $10 million book...

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  • Brooks: 'Swamp Critter' McConnell Should Be Replaced
Brooks: 'Swamp Critter' McConnell Should Be Replaced

In response to Brooks' critiques, a spokesman for McConnell pointed to a post on Twitter by Josh Holmes, McConnell's former chief of staff and campaign manager. Not long after the interview, Brooks' campaign issued a news release further stating his support of Sessions and making it clear that if forced to choose between the two, that he stands...

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  • Neymar storms out of Barcelona training
Neymar storms out of Barcelona training

Real Madrid are the opponents in a Miami-based Clasico on Sunday. Neymar after that tried to go after the player to continue the fight before he was held back by Sergio Busquets . Sky Sports News understands Neymar wants to leave Barcelona as he has become increasingly frustrated at "playing second fiddle" to Lionel Messi.

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  • Donald Trump replaces Reince Priebus as White House Chief of Staff
Donald Trump replaces Reince Priebus as White House Chief of Staff

Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) warned , "By putting Gen John Kelly in charge, Pres Trump is militarizing the White House & putting our executive branch in the hands of an extremist". At the time of Trump's tweet, Reince Priebus' Twitter profile still listed his position as White House Chief of Staff. Leave it to Lane Kiffin to add a dose of humor...

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  • Trump ousts Priebus, names John Kelly chief of staff
Trump ousts Priebus, names John Kelly chief of staff

Trump regards as part of "the swamp" he was elected to drain. Both Scaramucci and Priebus travelled to New York's Long Island with Trump on Friday for an event where the president highlighted efforts to crack down on the gang MS-13. "The president wanted to go in a different direction", he told CNN's Wolf Blitzer, adding that he thought Gen K...

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  • Axis Capital Holdings Limited (AXS) Receives Average Rating of
Axis Capital Holdings Limited (AXS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages

Since January 31, 2017, it had 4 insider buys, and 1 sale for $1.20 million activity. On November 15, 2016 the stock rating was changed to a "Sell" in a report from Goldman Sachs down from the previous "Sell" rating . Beck Mack & Oliver LLC downsized its investment by shedding 550 shares a decrease of 0.2%. Its down 0.15, from 1.06 in 2016Q3. 43...

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  • JAHAN NAMA: Turkey Condemns Israeli Restrictions at Al-Aqsa
JAHAN NAMA: Turkey Condemns Israeli Restrictions at Al-Aqsa

He called for the stoppage of systematic process of encroachment and Judaization, which seeks to obliterate and alter the features of the Holy City, which is a violation of the relevant resolutions of the Security Council and the United Nations , as Israel is not concerned about any serious repercussions that may result from the continuation of ...

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  • National Night Out events to be held in Downtown Las Cruces
National Night Out events to be held in Downtown Las Cruces

Thousands of communities all over the United States and Canada participate each year. An image from last year's National Night Out celebrations. More details will be posted as they become available. National Night Out was created in 1984 by the National Association of Town Watch to boost police-community partnerships and neighborhood camarad...

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  • Neymar fights with team-mate Nelson Semedo during Barcelona training
Neymar fights with team-mate Nelson Semedo during Barcelona training

This is however not the first Neymar is having a training ground bust-up. Semedo then walks away as the rest of the Barca teammates look on - but Neymar isn't done yet. With Barcelona struggling to seal the deals when it comes to Verratti (PSG) and Coutinho (Liverpool), the quest to add some further attacking quality to the squad has flounder...

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  • Viacom Inc. (VIAB) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
Viacom Inc. (VIAB) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

WARNING: " Viacom Inc . Expected to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $1.01 Per Share (NASDAQ:VIAB)" was originally published by Community Financial News and is the sole property of of Community Financial News. 04/20/2017 - Viacom Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Pivotal Research. November 14 investment analysts at JP Morgan left the...

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  • US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russian Federation
US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russian Federation

President Trump is now faced with a decision on whether to sign into law new sanctions meant to punish Russian Federation for interfering in last year's presidential election, after the Senate overwhelmingly approved the measure Thursday.

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  • Escaped inmate killed after standoff in Louisiana
Escaped inmate killed after standoff in Louisiana

The girl's body was found in a wooded area. Henderson then stole another vehicle and crashed that before holing himself inside a home on the prison property, where he died in a shoot-out with police. Carney was allegedly abducted and held hostage by a 39-year-old prison escapee named Deltra Henderson. Carney lived with her stepfather, Assistant...

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  • JPMorgan Chase to become 100% reliant on renewables by 2020
JPMorgan Chase to become 100% reliant on renewables by 2020

Heather Leibowitz: New York is up there. "Key clean energy technologies are improving rapidly and getting cheaper seemingly every day", said Gideon Weissman of Frontier Group, report co-author. The company announced Friday it plans to switch all its facilities to 100 percent renewable power by 2020. "JPMorgan Chase has facilitated and advised o...

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  • Senate committee drops Manafort subpoena
Senate committee drops Manafort subpoena

An email exchange released by the younger Trump earlier this month showed he believed that he would be getting intelligence that would hurt his father's political rival Hillary Clinton at the meeting. Republican Rep. Mike Conaway of Texas, who is leading the committee's Russian Federation probe, said he found Kushner to be 'straightforward, f...

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