Girl killed, father maimed by house boat in Central Texas

Girl killed, father maimed by house boat in Central Texas

Police said Katlyn Oliver was caught in the propeller of the boat and when her father tried to save her, his legs were severed. The operator of the house boat, Jason Stuart Bernal, was arrested and booked in the Bell County Jail, where charges were pending Saturday morning.

SCOTUS' Partisan Gerrymander Decision Will Impact North Carolina

SCOTUS' Partisan Gerrymander Decision Will Impact North Carolina

The Supreme Court has sought a way to establish a standard for determining when partisan gerrymandering occurred, and it is unclear whether this Wisconsin formula will satisfy the justices. One of the plaintiffs in the case, Wendy Sue Johnson, said she is "grateful the Supreme Court will hear our case and listen to our stories of how we are harmed".

GOP senators now oppose health bill, enough to sink it

Even Donald Trump called the House bill " mean ", despite celebrating its passage last month. "I think that's fair to say because it repeals the taxes under the Affordable Care Act that paid for the Medicaid expansion and paid for the subsidies on the state exchanges", she said.

United Kingdom high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests

Every high-rise building tested by British government officials in the wake of the Grenfell Tower inferno has failed to meet fire safety regulations. Britain's housing safety scandal intensified on Saturday as officials confirmed that 27 tower blocks in 15 council areas of England had failed fire safety tests.

Jennifer Rubin: Selling cruddy health care is harder than you think

He added,"I have a hard time believing Wisconsin constituents or even myself will have enough time to properly evaluate this for me to vote for a motion to proceed". The Kaiser Family Foundation provides non-partisan health policy analysis. Like Morrow, Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, who voted "yes" for the AHCA said, "Obamacare is broken".

The Trump team's spin about the Russian Federation probe sinks deeper into absurdity

As acting attorney general in matters related to the presidential election - due to Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recusal - Rosenstein has oversight over Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who The Washington Post reported has expanded the Russian Federation inquiry to include a probe of whether Trump obstructed justice.