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by | March 20, 2017 | 04:04

Mitchell hit a three and a jumper of her own, and the lead was 34-18 with six minutes remaining in the half. The Wisconsin Badgers men's hockey team is alive in the Big Ten Tournament, as they advance to the finals with a 2-1 victory over the Ohio State Buckeyes.

by | March 20, 2017 | 02:46

Jones said "the beliefs and approach to leadership that have guided my career are inconsistent with what I saw and experienced at Uber, and I can no longer continue as president of the ride sharing business". Uber president Jeff Jones. In February, a blogpost by former Uber employee Susan Fowler alleging sexual harassment at the company triggered a wave of similar claims, prompting one engineer to tell Mr Kalanick the issue had become a "systemic problem".

by | March 20, 2017 | 01:36

Republicans have been divided over the American Health Care Act , the GOP's bid to repeal and replace Obamacare . Republicans can only lose three votes and still expect the bill to get out of committee. He said the bill would be open to amendment once it came to the Senate, suggesting the process of shaping the legislation was far from done. At an all-hands meeting of House Republicans , vice-president Mike Pence and party leaders urged their rank-and-file to unite behind the ...

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:56

GOP leaders are using the RSC endorsement - and new words of support from President Trump - to try to build momentum for the measure. When the Freedom Caucus was established in early 2015, it was first billed as a "rival" of the RSC that had strayed too far from its role as an agitator.

by | March 19, 2017 | 23:29

My national organization, the American Psychological Association, has taken the position that no health care reform legislation should be passed by Congress unless it would cover at least as many people, with decent, reliable health insurance - including behavioral healthcare services such as mental health and substance use treatment.

by | March 19, 2017 | 20:44

Last Wednesday, Ryan announced that his beleaguered bill would need to undergo some changes and "incorporate feedback" from his members ahead of its vote on the House floor this Thursday. Cruz said he can't vote for a bill that allows health insurance premiums to continue to rise. "We're making fine-tuning improvements to the bill to reflect people's concerns, to reflect peoples' improvements".

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:48

One of the big changes is how it would affect low-income people, seniors, and people with disabilities who get help from Medicaid. A number of moderate Republicans in the House came out against the bill after a Congressional Budget Office report stated that 24 million Americans would lose coverage by 2026 under the plan.

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:46

One can only hope that Congress can find a way - or at least the compassion- to say no to Trump's absurd and inhuman budget blueprint. "Such a budget request would represent an increase of $18.5 billion above the level proposed by President Obama for fiscal year 2018", he said in a statement .

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:37

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue officials said that the trooper was airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. "Immediately upon arrival, he required life saving intervention, including his breathing", JMH surgeon Dr. Luis failed to stop and rear-ended the vehicle before his auto crossed the eastbound lanes of traffic and traveled south from the westbound side of the road, and struck a utility pole, the Highway Patrol said.

by | March 19, 2017 | 14:48

Mary was last seen on Monday just before 8am local time when a pal dropped her off at a Shoney's family-style restaurant parking lot in Columbia, Tennessee , a city about 45 miles south of Nashville. On Friday, the TBI added him to the state's "Top 10 Most Wanted" list. "We want her home, and him in custody", says DeVine. Thomas's family lawyer, Jason Whatley, told WSMV in Nashville that after initial allegations of inappropriate behavior arose on January 24, the school system didn't ...

by | March 19, 2017 | 13:15

In a letter addressed to organizations lobbying for continued U.S. membership, obtained first by Foreign Policy magazine, Tillerson said the State Department would "continue to evaluate the effectiveness" of the body and its fixation on the State of Israel.

by | March 19, 2017 | 11:45

Lacy's agents first confirmed the move earlier on Twitter on Tuesday, before the player himself also used social media to say thank you after four years with the Packers and salute his new home. Both strategies are similar, but maybe earning more money is a better motivator for Lacy than losing it. Carroll was drawn to Lacy because he reminded him of retired Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch.

by | March 19, 2017 | 10:53

The former Exxon Mobil chief executive said that his department's current spending was "not sustainable" and embraced the president's "challenge" to slash more than a quarter of its budget, Reuters reported . The combined budget for the State Department and USAID would be $25.6 billion under Trump's proposal. Instead, the State Department handpicked a journalist from the conservative Independent Journal Review , Erin McPike, who filed her first report Saturday morning .

by | March 19, 2017 | 10:45

Tyler Self, Bill's son, remembered some of the earlier contests against Michigan State, but had a vivid memory of one game at IL, when Self led his squad over then-No. But I know it was controversial, and it was an unbelievable win, obviously, for Kansas. This game is a clash of philosophies, and in the process will serve as an introduction to URI's unique shorts (they have a picture of a Ram on the waistband) as well as Hassan Martin, a 6-foot-7 big with massive hands - they measure 10.5 ...

by | March 19, 2017 | 06:58

OK?" And on Friday Fox News anchor Shepard Smith said Fox News "no evidence" that the president was surveilled and can not confirm Fox News analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano's "commentary" about the British spy agency. GCHQ and the US's own spy agency NSA have worked together for years along with the intelligence agencies of Australia, New Zealand and Canada. "It's a situation that simply wouldn't arise".

by | March 19, 2017 | 06:52

A White House official confirmed that Darroch and the British prime minister's national security adviser, Mark Lyall Grant, expressed concerns to Spicer and to Trump's national security adviser, H.R. One U.S. official familiar with the discussions said the British complained to the White House about Spicer giving a platform to Napolitano's remarks.

by | March 19, 2017 | 06:40

Who was surprised by Middle Tennessee, and what the Blue Raiders did to Minnesota Thursday? "We just kind of ran out of gas", coach Richard Pitino said after the 81-72 defeat by the Blue Raiders in Milwaukee . His early fouls Thursday led to a lengthy seat on the bench and a Middle Tennessee run. Martin has been coming off the bench since February 7 and has embraced the role, averaging 17.9 points while shooting 51.6 percent from the field over his last eight games.

by | March 19, 2017 | 05:45

Mulvaney said spending that impacts programs such as Social Security and Medicare was not addressed in this blueprint "because that's not what this budget is". That amounts to 20 percent of the agency's current workforce of 15,000. DOD will receive $639 billion under the proposal , a $52 billion increase.

by | March 19, 2017 | 04:16

Now Tillerson has angered U.S. and foreign correspondents accredited to cover the State Department by traveling to Asia on Tuesday with just one journalist - from a conservative publication called the Independent Journal Review . Tillerson's visit will be the highest level talks with a senior official from the new US administration since President Donald Trump took office in January, as Ankara hopes to have better relations with the White House.

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:41

In a letter to eight rights groups, Tillerson said the United States administration continues to "evaluate the effectiveness of the UN Human Rights Council" which is now meeting in Geneva. As a result, the White House proposed on Thursday a reduction of some 28 percent on US diplomacy and foreign aid. Tillerson, a former chief executive with the Exxon Mobil oil company, faces a tough first trip to Asia seeking to reassure nervous allies facing North Korea's growing nuclear and missile ...

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:30

Over the past two years, J.C. Penney closed its stores in Hixson, Cleveland and Dalton, Ga. Macy's and Sears stores in Brevard County, so far, are staying open while the retailers shutter stores across the United States. The only Florida closings are stores in Palatka and Jacksonville and a supply facility in Lakeland. The major retailer announced plans to close 130 to 140 stores on February 24.

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:30

The cost to healthcare companies for US regulatory review of their products, including drugs and medical devices, will more than double under the Trump administration's proposed budget. News organizations pay for the cost of the reporters' travel. "We don't take this opportunity lightly and recognize the controversy surrounding press access for the trip", IJR founder and chief executive Alex Skatell said in a statement.

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:30

Cuts won't help balance our budget or offset enormous new spending proposals . Mulvaney said the budget blueprint will show reductions that US President Donald Trump wants to end all funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting .

by | March 19, 2017 | 03:19

According to CBO, a 64-year-old with earnings equal to 175 percent of the federal poverty line would see their net annual premium costs after tax credits rise from $1,700 per year to $14,600 per year, a 759 percent increase . How does the American Health Care Act help patients who don't have insurance, he asked. But it said the hikes would be offset after 2020 by a $100 billion fund allocated to states in the bill and deregulation in the insurance market.

by | March 19, 2017 | 02:23

Obamacare's high premiums and forcing of healthcare coverage was horrific to Republican members of Congress. Conservative Republicans who met Trump said he agreed to changes on the Medicaid government insurance program for the poor. The Republican Governor felt the expansion worked well and that it should still be allowed in the GOP bill as long as states will allow it. He does remain convinced the Affordable Care Act must be replaced, but does not think AHCA is the way to do it.

by | March 19, 2017 | 01:58

More than 2.4 million seniors rely on Meals on Wheels programs for nutritious meals, friendly visits and safety checks, and yet 10. 2 million seniors are threatened by hunger. Both Dixons are hobbled by health problems that make it hard for them to cook for themselves. " Why Meals on Wheels programs, who have been struggling with funding provided by the government over the past decade ".

by | March 19, 2017 | 00:44

A Republican lawmaker said it also suggested the Secret Service's security measures remain inadequate 2 1/2 years after a series of lapses tarred the agency and led to major upheaval. Trump, who was not involved in the incident, said the young man was "a troubled person". In 2014 an intruder carrying a knife was able to run across the North Lawn of the White House and succeeded in getting inside the building and to the East Wing before Secret Service were able to catch him.

by | March 18, 2017 | 19:43

The home was reduced to a pile of bricks, and there is debris scattered across a wide area. It took 75 firefighters about 20 minutes to subdue the blaze that followed the explosion . "The status of the occupant is unknown", he said. He said authorities had no additional information so early into the investigation. Yellow police tape cordoned off the site.

by | March 18, 2017 | 16:55

A child reported missing in Minnesota was discovered in Tennessee over the weekend. Claire Cooney, the 6-year-old Perham, Minnesota girl who was taken by her mother, Miranda Cooney and Cooney's boyfriend, Jonathan Bromen, has been found. He thought they resembled pictures he had seen on a flyer passed out by the private detective. A private investigator Brian hired tells us a store owner in Tellico Plains, Tennessee recognized Claire and called police.

by | March 18, 2017 | 10:59

Inside the auto, they spotted another calf crammed into the floorboard of the backseat. The Honda had false registration tags, registered to a Tulare County address, Meyer said. Both calves had their hooves tied, according to CHP Officer Darren Meyer. Officials moved the calves to a local ranch and a Riverside County Brand Inspector is trying to determine when and if they had been stolen before Saturday's discovery.

by | March 18, 2017 | 06:08

The victim was walking in a school hallway around 9:00 a.m. when she met Montano and Sanchez. Montano asked her to walk with them and ask her to engage in sexual intercourse. It was reported to administration that a student was sexually assaulted by two students in a restroom. Norman was transported to the Montgomery County Detention Facility on a $150,000 bond.

by | March 16, 2017 | 12:21

But the reason for the inching rise in Trump's approval rating had more to do with positive economic numbers, Morning Consult reported. The only issue on which voters trusted Democrats over Republicans was the environment. More people disapproved of Trump in March than in January, however; when Trump was inaugurated, his disapproval rating was 37 percent. Fifty-six percent of registered voters support the new order, compare with 55 percent who supported the first travel ban, which was ...

by | March 07, 2017 | 09:43

It was not immediately clear if the bill had enough support to pass the Republican-led Congress. It's very, very different. While drafting the bill, some Republicans clashed over whether or not refundable tax credits are the correct approach to help people afford their health care , particularly since Obamacare offers a similar form of subsidies.

by | February 22, 2017 | 08:38

Police are asking anyone who has information on the case to call the Carroll County Sheriff's Office at 765-564-2413, the Delphi Police Department at 765-564-2345 or Indiana State Police at 765-567-2125. Just hours later, state police said that preliminary evidence led authorities to the conclusion that he's a suspect. The girls were found dead one day later, and their deaths are being investigated as a double homicide.