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Faedo fabulous again, Florida beats TCU to go to CWS finals

Another single by the middle scored Deichmann, and Beau Jordan executed a safety sacrifice to perfection for the second-straight game to drive in Watson and g...


Congressman Ryan says party's message is why Democrats losing elections

Their action plan: Keep talking. Celebrity songstress Cher jumped into the fray, and in answer to Moulton's tweets observed that it's time to bring in n...


Senate healthcare overhaul: Hopes and hurdles

At that point, he told his Facebook fans "it's possible" if they speak up. "I think they have at best a 50/50 chance of passing this bill". Your afternoon...


GOP senator is latest to oppose health bill

He's a private practice surgeon in the Valley and a senior fellow with the Cato Institute, a public policy think tank based in Washington, D.C. " Medicaid's ...


Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela: Pelosi 'doesn't help our candidates'

I'm a strategic, politically astute leader. Young candidates also benefit from the explosion of social media, since its pervasiveness and accessibility make n...


Democratic lawmaker criticizes party brand, Pelosi

Donald Trump won that district by 18 points and it was not expected to be close. The Democrats were hit by a massive blow to the party Tuesday when Democra...


GOP Health Bill: Senate Leader Faces Battle for Support

The proposed Medicaid changes were not initially a major point of discussion surrounding consideration of the House bill, the KFF poll notes, which may pa...


Senate Republicans unveil health care overhaul

Small business owner Molly Connor is one of 70,000 Hoosiers who may lose her insurance on Indiana's exchange. And you could see states undermine the requirement...


Obama on Senate bill: It's 'not a health care bill'

Senate minority leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) said that millions will lose health insurance if the bill is passed. She is committed to ensuring that all...


Warren: Senate GOP Health Care Bill Paid for With 'Blood Money'

The tax was part of Obama's health law, and it has always been unpopular among Republicans, as well as business groups and labor. "I think that we're probab...


Trump congratulates Handel on Twitter

Seth Moulton , D-Mass. "Do you think people went to the polls and said, 'Oh my God, we've got to stop Nancy Pelosi?' I don't think so", said Rep. John Larson,...


Reaction to court's decision to hear redistricting case

The Republican congressional district with the largest margin of victory was in the Third District, with GOP Walter Jones winning 67 percent of the vote. The co...


Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

James Hodgkinson , 66, disappeared from the downstate community earlier this year, authorities say. Surely, Bergman argued, the endless stream of headlines had ...


LSU names Scalise honorary CWS coach, will send game ball

This year's CWS teams include LSU , Cal State Fullerton and Florida. But they know it won't be that easy against Florida State's lefty ace, Tyler Holton. "So...


Congressman among four people shot at baseball field in Alexandria, VA

U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren , R-Plano: "We're all praying together now in the Capitol for our colleagues, staff, Capitol Police, the families and all affected by ...


Alabama ranks 44th in Kids Count ratings

However, Kansas did see an increase in kids not attending pre-school. The number of child and teen deaths in the state has increased, spiking to 777 from 687 in...


Primary Elections Underway in Virginia

Meanwhile, if Perriello or Northam win, it will be almost impossible for Virginia's voters to elect a Democratic House of Delegates - even if a majority of thos...


The big difference between Sean Spicer and Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Trump's love of 140-charater putdowns has created a unique situation for the White House, as the president's tendency to fire off tweets about whatever unhinge...


White House looks for ways to undermine Comey's credibility

Wray served in a leadership role in the George W. Bush Justice Department, rising to head the criminal division and overseeing investigations into corporate f...


Comey expected to refute Trump

Trump made the crack before meeting GOP congressional leaders and White House staffers to talk about his legislative agenda. He will testify in an open ses...


Cavs ignore last year's comeback after another 0-2 hole

We're hungry". The Cavs can get one, maybe two. "To see him back on the bench was huge", Curry said. Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr , ...


Donaldson 2 HRs, Blue Jays beat Yankees 7-5; Judge hits 18th

Smoak drove in three runs on the night. There has only been one other nine-inning game in the last 12 years in which the two teams combined for 12 or more runs ...


Four facts about the history of Memorial Day

Denny Craycraft, the organizer of the event, said they have raised funds to erect five pillars representing the Belding veterans who were lost and two of the Gr...


Media watchers blame hostility toward reporters on Trump

The pair is competing over the seat vacated by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke . Rush caller: "I'm all for what Gianforte did to that pajama boy". Some voters ...


Analysts say GOP bill leaves 23 million more uninsured

After the CBO score's release , several Republican senators said they do not support the House bill . Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky.,...


Texas Senate rejecting House's watered down 'bathroom bill'

The Texas Tribune provided this story . Rank-and-file legislators were given few details ahead of Tuesday night's vote on the spending plan that cuts funding ...


Trump arrives for talks with Palestinian leader in Bethlehem

I have no doubt that, as we work together, you and I, the alliance between our countries will grow ever stronger. Israel's far right wants to noodge Presiden...


Trump budget slashes safety-net programs

The Democrats are particularly focused on tax cuts that would benefit the wealthiest Americans. Sen. The administration is unbowed. "This is, I think, the f...


Ryan Dismisses Speculation Republicans Want President Pence

But in a hypothetical impeachment environment, she told MarketWatch, "rank and file Republicans would be in full damage control mode and would want to show th...


Kansas lawmakers wrestle with tax, school funding issues

Many big insurers have largely dropped out of Obamacare markets after facing losses when premiums didn't cover the cost of caring for consumers who signed up,...


Severe Weather Risk Increases for Wichita Falls and Surrounding Areas Tuesday Night

As the evening wore on warnings were issued around the Watonga-Greenfield area into Kingfisher County. The weather agency lists primary threats as a few possi...


Trump pays tribute to fallen police officers

They went into the dark seeking the unknown. 'Please know that you do not grieve alone, ' he told the survivors of fallen officers. "It's a great honor", ...


Why the sick will face coverage problems

If the new proposals become law, the younger and richer cohorts will gain as they would not be cross-subsidising others. Americans did not vote to have their...


Comey 'Told Associates' Trump Was 'Crazy', 'Outside Realm of Normal'

Baier asked the Wisconsin Republican how he felt about calls from Democrats and some Republicans to appoint a special prosecutor to take over the Russian Federa...