Stories about National

Feb 10 2017

Chris Kennedy to Oppose Governor Rauner

Chicago Alderman Ameya Pawar became the first announced Democrat to run for governor, but several other members of the party are considering a run - including another C...

Feb 07 2017

Sapphire Jubilee: Britain to Mark 65 Years of Queen Elizabeth II's Reign

Royal sources have revealed that Her Majesty will therefore spend the day in "quiet reflection" at Sandringham . Queen Elizabeth is the first British monarch to hav...

Feb 07 2017

President Donald Trump: Health care replacement could take until 2018

Trump told Fox News that it could take until 2018 to roll out his proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act , more commonly known as Obamacare. Enrollment in the...

Feb 06 2017

Federal judge in Seattle stops Trump's travel ban on immigrants

Ms. Bennett argued that the states can't sue on behalf of citizens and the states have failed to show the order is causing irreparable harm. The state's legal challenge w...

Feb 02 2017

DeVos Nomination in Jeopardy as 2 Republican Senators Jump Ship

DeVos as secretary of education", Murkowski said on the Senate floor Wednesday. Both Collins and Murkowski, who sit on the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pension...

Jan 25 2017

How the Obamacare Repeal Will Impact HIV-Positive People

It is unclear at this point whether this was an intentional omission. Even as it stands, the vast differences between how different states administer their Medicaid p...

Jan 23 2017

Tornado Damage Tears Through Houses, Flips Cars

The National Weather Service in Jackson has warned of hazardous weather conditions in parts of Arkansas, Louisiana, and MS, saying that severe thunderstorms with possibil...

Jan 21 2017

Air Force to Launch Missile-Warning Satellite Tonight

According to Florida Today , the launch was originally scheduled for Thursday night, but was scrubbed due to a problem with a booster engine sensor and other aircraft en...

Jan 19 2017

Earthquake Reported in Italy, Tremors Felt in Rome

It's very cold and windy", said Lina Mercantini of the village of Ceselli in the Umbrian region about 80km from the epicentre. "It's neverending. We are all shaking". Two...

Jan 12 2017

Trump's Sons Will Manage Business During His Presidency

Donald Trump, the NY businessman will be inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States of America on 20 January. Kushner, who turns 36 this week, is something ...

Jan 05 2017

US Judge Rules Charleston Shooter Competent to Speak Before Jury on Own

He'll also be sitting in a chair farthest from the jury and victims' family members. Convicted South Carolina church killer Dylann Roof has told jurors deciding whether...

Jan 02 2017

Ohio's minimum wage increases by 5 cents with New Year here

Many other states will see their minimum wages increase January 1 as well, including the aforementioned ME (to $9 first), CT (to $10.10) and Vermont (to $10). Florida ha...

Dec 30 2016

UFC 207: Ronda Rousey doesn't want to fight anymore, claims rival

Ronda Rousey is scheduled to fight Amanda Nunes at UFC 207 in Las Vegas on Friday night. Rousey , meanwhile, is on life-tilt and heading into a fight against one of th...

Dec 30 2016

Sprint to Add 5000 Jobs in USA as Part of SoftBank Pledge

The Sprint announcement gave Trump another chance to claim credit for job creation, and he referenced the December 19 announcement by satellite broadband firm OneWeb ...

Dec 30 2016

Many locations are available to help recycle Christmas Trees and lights

Whether you're a family that tosses your tree the day after New Year's or one that keeps it around until the twelfth day of Christmas, it's almost time to say farewell to...

Dec 29 2016

Tuesday weather: Showers likely, with highs near 47

West wind 5 to 11 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 22 miles per hour. West wind 10 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 25 miles per hour. Southwest wind 8 to...

Dec 28 2016

NYC rapper Troy Ave shot while driving in Brooklyn

Sunday, according to NBC . According to the report of the Rollingstone , the rapper was shot in both arms and head by a bullet but luckily, he is now in a stable cond...

Dec 27 2016

Trump spokesman does about-face, turns down White House job

For Director of Strategic Communications, he chose Hope Hicks, who was a spokesman for Trump on his campaign. He has been the chief spokesperson for the President-elect's...

Dec 21 2016

Michigan's population increased for the fifth straight year in 2016

In 2014, the census estimated MI gained 16,785 residents, a almost 0.2 percent increase. Research from the Idaho Department of Labor shows that Idaho's population is mo...

Dec 20 2016

Toddler Son Found Alone in Snow-Covered Car

Inside the vehicle was a 2-year-old boy. The boy was taken to a hospital and treated for hypothermia and frostbite. So far, the boy's condition has not been released. A...