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Republicans push back against Trump plan to cut foreign aid

Schumer (D-N.Y.), however, cites $206 billion in cuts to an array of existing infrastructure programs included in Trump's budget document over the coming decade. Postal Service, a goal that has long eluded lawmakers and administrations from both political parties. Trump's biggest saving would come from cuts to the programs aimed for the poor, such as a more than $800 billion cut from the Medicaid , the federal insurance program for the poor many disabled Americans, and more than $192 ...


Ronaldo rounds on critics following league title

Ronaldo rounds on critics following league title

Barcelona fought back from two goals down to beat Eibar 4-2 but the result could not stop Real Madrid from lifting the trophy. There was a lot of happiness during the evening but Cristiano Ronaldo was already thinking in the Champions League final: "We need you to win the Champions League".



US Extends Iran Nuclear Sanctions Relief, Adds Other Sanctions

But he said that given USA commitments under the nuclear deal, "the United States is not pursuing efforts to reduce Iran's sales of crude oil at this time". The nuclear deal was negotiated in July 2015 between Iran, the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany. The decision poses a major challenge to Trump, who has been critical of the deal.



Trump in the Middle East: A Muslim woman's take

USA policy doesn't hold that the city is part of Israel, but the White House put "Jerusalem, Israel", on its website Monday, without offering an explanation. Later, Mr Trump will meet Mr Netanyahu and tour some of Jerusalem's ancient sites, including the Western Wall, an important Jewish holy site, and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, which is believed to be where Jesus Christ was crucified and the location of his tomb.


Reese Witherspoon visits her old college dorm room

Reese Witherspoon visits her old college dorm room

She popped in unannounced and told the current resident: "I used to live here!" "My daughter [ Ava ] said the other day, 'It's like we look like dad [Ryan Phillippe], but we get our weirdness from you, ' " she said. Deciding to take a trip down memory lane during a recent visit to Stanford University, where Reese studied English Literature, the Big Little Lies star dropped by her old uni digs to see how much it had changed.


Trump budget: More for the military, less for the poor

Trump budget: More for the military, less for the poor

Instead, President Donald Trump has proposed deep cuts to Medicaid and other welfare and social service programs. "No question, because I don't believe the president understands the finer details of what he himself is submitting to the Congress ".