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Jan 31 2017

Group Gathers in Brighton to Protest Against Repeal of Obamacare

Since President Donald Trump's inauguration, he has removed the USA from the Trans-Pacific Partnership and approved construction for the Keystone Pipeline . I paid for c...

Jan 30 2017

Habeas Petition Challenges Refugee Executive Order as Unconstitutional

The judge pressed the government's lawyers for information about people caught in the travel-ban limbo - their number estimated at 100 to 200 nationwide . Ten other trav...

Jan 30 2017

Crosby scores 1st All-Star goal in Metro Division win

Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds discusses being named the MVP in the 2017 All Star Game in his former home city of Los Angeles. Matthews, who grew up abou...

Jan 29 2017

Pig-human chimeras point way to growing human transplant organs

They are fellow mammals whose organs grow to about the same size as those of an adult human in the span of about two years. Previous research has produced combination...

Jan 27 2017

Doctors Say Cervical Cancer Deaths Are Preventable With Proper Screening

Maybe parents think talking should be enough, but let's be realistic. A fourth author disclosed having received consulting fees from both GSK and Merck, which manufacture...

Jan 27 2017

State residents head to DC for anti-abortion march

With a ideology shift favoring the pro-life camp's agenda, the march held annually on or near the January 22, 1973, of the Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court decision legal...

Jan 26 2017

Parliament must vote on Brexit: UK Supreme Court

Ministers had feared that giving the Scottish Parliament or the Northern Ireland Assembly a direct role might have slowed the process considerably given political uncerta...

Jan 26 2017

Pelosi: 'Right Now, We Are Fighting the Repeal' of Obamacare

Bill Cassidy (R-Louisiana). They say it provides more input from states, allowing them to keep ObamaCare if they choose to, and increases access to insurance for people n...

Jan 26 2017

Television Icon Mary Tyler Moore Has Passed Away at Age 80

As part of her diabetes activism, Moore released the memoir, Growing Up Again: Life, Loves, and Oh Yeah, Diabetes , in 2009. Moore's CBS series, which debuted in 1970 ...

Jan 26 2017

School Choice rally being held in Austin

It started out sounding more like a school pep rally. Instead, they report to the state's Charter Authorizer Board. While at Tuesday's event, Gov. Sununu issued a procl...

Jan 26 2017

Twin Cities mayors defy Trump on sanctuary city order

Elorza, a Democrat, said he believes Providence already does "cooperate and comply with all federal law ", but "we don't extend ourselves and go out of our way" to enfor...

Jan 24 2017

Education secretary nominee is the agent of change voters demanded

The Senate education committee has pushed back a vote on the nomination of Betsy DeVos for education secretary to give senators time to review a letter of agreement...

Jan 23 2017

Trump era begins: U.S. to withdraw from TPP agreement, renegotiate NAFTA deal

Many critics argue that Trump's desire to withdraw from the 12-country TPP, which includes Canada, Mexico and Japan, contradicts his anti-China attitude on trade. That me...

Jan 21 2017

West African nations launch military operation in Gambia

Gambians, exhausted of Jammeh's repressive leadership, celebrated in the streets Thursday after news that Barrow had been sworn into office in Senegal. According to Guine...

Jan 20 2017

What will Melania Trump wear to the inauguration?

However, when asked in an appearance on Good Morning America about how she feels when people suggest she will essentially be the first lady , Ivanka responded: "Wel...

Jan 20 2017

Mainers Speak Out against Repeal of Affordable Care Act

CNN began polling on Obamacare in March of 2010. In their view, Obamacare has marked a costly drift toward socialised, European-style medical care. "Striping those who ...

Jan 19 2017

Confidence drops in Trump transition, poll shows

A Gallup survey released Monday found that Trump has by far the lowest favorability ratings of any recent incoming president, with only four in 10 viewing him favor...

Jan 19 2017

Jimmy Kimmel: Trump's EPA pick 'a piece of sh

Democrats, however, portrayed him as a lackey for energy companies that have contributed to his political campaigns. "President-elect Donald Trump's choice to lead the ...

Jan 18 2017

Betsy DeVos defends charter schools in Michigan, Detroit

Senator, welcome to the program. Maggie Hassan (D-N.H.), DeVos said she was not involved in the decision by the Edgar & Elsa Prince Foundation , which is run by her moth...

Jan 17 2017

Akhilesh won battle against father, gets bicycle symbol

After winning the Cycle race against his father, Akhilesh Yadav says, "Now I have bigger responsibilties". While the Congress already enjoys huge support in areas like Am...