The Congressional Budget Office determined Monday, June 26, 2017, the embattled draft legislation from Senate Republicans to repeal Obamacare, called the Better Care Reconciliation Act, would cause 22 million people to lose health coverage by 2026.
Republicans face their first big test about whether to break with their party’s new president following the Supreme Court’s decision to allow Donald Trump’s contentious travel ban against citizens from six Muslim-majority nations to take effect.
Fifty California residents filed a petition Monday to recall Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky, who drew national criticism for issuing a short jail sentence to Brock Turner, the former Stanford swimmer convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman on campus.
Proponents of letting students use public money to go to religious schools, including Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, applaud the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that a Lutheran church was wrongly denied a state grant for its preschool's playground.
The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake. Crews in California, meanwhile, are dealing with two new powerful fires.
U2 bassist Adam Clayton, receiving a MusiCares award, thanked his bandmates for their support during his years of addiction to alcohol and his recovery _ and then performed three songs with them at a Manhattan theater.
A federal judge on Monday temporarily suspended the deportation of 1,400 Iraqi nationals in the U.S. while he determines whether his court is the proper place to consider their fears of physical harm if they're kicked out of the country.
Raul Hinojosa had leukemia, and the staff at Baptist St. Anthony’s Hospital in Amarillo, Texas, asked if he had any final wishes. He did. He wanted to marry his fiancé. They knew he didn’t have long, but they rushed to make it happen. The family has set up a fundraiser to help the family: www.gofundme.com/lets-help-tiny
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His hospital staff rushed to fulfill his final wish: to marry his fiancé