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CBO estimates 22 million more uninsured by 2026 under Senate health plan

CBO estimates 22 million more uninsured by 2026 under Senate health plan

The largest savings in the Senate bill would come from reducing federal spending on Medicaid , which would decline by 26% by 2026, compared to current law. Under the Senate's arcane reconciliation rules, which enables the majority party to pass legislation on a partisan basis without the threat of a filibuster, the budget legislation must reduce federal deficits and be devoid of "extraneous matter".


Chicago Cops Indicted For Laquan McDonald Killing Cover-Up

Chicago Cops Indicted For Laquan McDonald Killing Cover-Up

McDonald , 17, was shot 16 times on October 20, 2014 by now-fired officer Jason Van Dyke , who now faces a first-degree murder charge . March, a detective with the department, is accused of preparing a report that falsely stated McDonald assaulted Van Dyke , Walsh and Gaffney and that Van Dyke had to shoot McDonald in self-defense.


Phoenix fire teaches firework safety for the 4th of July

Phoenix fire teaches firework safety for the 4th of July

Additionally, fireworks can cause serious burns, according to Lt. Patrick Dunn with Greenville Fire/Rescue. More than half of all fireworks injuries are from burns. A 17-year-old had his hand partially amputated last year after using the exact same kind of illegal fireworks confiscated last night. This partnership allows for the Police Officers and Deputies to continue their normal patrol duties while the fire service law enforcement officers assist them with fireworks concerns.


White House: Trump has never encouraged violence

White House: Trump has never encouraged violence

NBC's White House correspondent Kristen Welker brought up that the " Morning Joe " hosts are cable news anchors and that the president is usually held to a higher standard. Sanders called the attacks "a war on this president and everybody that works for him". She went on to say: "If you guys want to talk about legislative agenda and focus on policy and priorities, you guys get to help set that table".


Sinkhole swallows auto while owner exercises at a gym in St. Louis

Sinkhole swallows auto while owner exercises at a gym in St. Louis

The auto owner and his fiancée first thought their vehicle was towed until they saw it in the crater. "We could've been in the vehicle. It's not like its heavy", he said, adding the hole had gulped down the whole southbound lane of North Sixth Street, between Locust and Olive streets.