Tuesday April 25-th, 2017

Tax credits will help offset Obamacare rate increases, say federal HHS officials Tax credits will help offset Obamacare rate increases, say federal HHS officials

Last year, more than 38%, or 382,990 returning Florida HealthCare.gov consumers switched plans. "What we found is that the uninsured rates fell by a third in rural areas in 2015", Wakana said. William Hoagland, vice president of the Bipartisan Po...

West Nile Detected In Lambton County West Nile Detected In Lambton County

Positive findings are reported to local health departments, in press releases, and on the CAES web site at www.ct.gov/caes . Weld health officials advised people to take precautions to avoid mosquito bites when traveling to known active Zika virus...

8 magnitude quake hits central Myanmar

Almost 70 brick pagodas whose existences date back centuries were damaged Wednesday afternoon in Myanmar after a 6.8 magnitude natural disaster stuck the central part of the southeast Asian country, the Independent reported . An quake of 5.5 magni...

Ruling: Grad students at private universities can unionize Ruling: Grad students at private universities can unionize

In 2004, the NLRB barred grad students at Brown University from engaging collective bargaining, contending that their status as students constrained their right to unionize. They can be both, the majority decision said. The NLRB said that a previou...

California wildfires: Man arrested for blaze that destroyed 175 homes California wildfires: Man arrested for blaze that destroyed 175 homes

Authorities suspect he started "numerous fires" in Lake County stretching back to a year ago, according to the release. A wildfire destroyed at least four homes and forced thousands of people in two Northern California towns to flee on Sunday as fl...

Stanford gets slammed for banning hard alcohol at on-campus parties

The new policy bans hard alcohol at on-campus parties, with the exception of parties for graduate students. "Sadly, Stanford appears to agree with Brock Turner that "alcohol" and "party culture" are to blame for his conduct", wrote Michele Daub...

Turkey recalls Ambassador to Austria over Pro-Kurdish rally in Vienna Turkey recalls Ambassador to Austria over Pro-Kurdish rally in Vienna

Following the dispute between Israel and Turkey over the IDF's recent attack in Gaza, which erupted only two days after the reconciliation agreement between the countries was approved by the Turkish Parliament, Turkey's Foreign Minister announced tha...

3 children, man die in Chicago apartment fire 3 children, man die in Chicago apartment fire

The 4-year-old and 6-year-old girls were found dead in an apartment on the third floor. A 3-month-old baby was transported to Comer Children's Hospital in critical condition and was later pronounced dead. He says that prevented them from attacking ...

Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns

The Republican presidential candidate named Stephen Bannon , head of Breitbart News , as the campaign's chief executive, and longtime conservative pollster Kellyanne Conway was assigned the role of campaign manager. Handwritten ledgers, unearth...

Obama meets with family of Baton Rouge man killed by police Obama meets with family of Baton Rouge man killed by police

Many people did not have flood insurance. U.S. Representative Garret Graves, a Republican whose district in Louisiana includes much of the flooded area, said Trump's visit had helped put the national spotlight on a disaster that had not received en...

Bridgewater resumes throwing, with Vikes QB depth a concern Bridgewater resumes throwing, with Vikes QB depth a concern

Bridgewater had reportedly been nursing a sore shoulder. Bridgewater stuck mostly to checkdowns and throws over the middle in Tuesday's practice, with a long throw of about 15 yards that was intercepted by Harrison Smith. So quarterbacks Joel Stave...

Donald Trump Proposes Stringent Immigration Test in Monday Speech

Moore says Trump's presidency is all just a publicity stunt to boost his shows, adding that even Trump himself was surprised when he "ignited the country, especially among people who were the opposite of billionaires". Trump also said that he wo...

Drugs Found At Prince's Estate Not Prescribed By Doctor

Autopsy results showed that Prince died of an accidental, self-administered overdose of fentanyl, and the singer had enough of the drug in his system to kill anyone, regardless of size. Tamburino said investigators probably will talk to Prince'...

State Dept: Clinton Aide With Connections to Islamic Publication 'Fully Vetted'

According to the New York Post , the journal "opposed women's rights and blamed the U.S. for 9/11". At this time, Huma Abedin was already very close to Hillary Clinton, having started working for the first lady in 1996 and transitioning to her Sen...

Trump says he's not flip-flopping on immigration

Hillary Clinton has extended her lead over Donald Trump in OH, a swing state he'll likely need to grab if he plans to win the White House come November. It's still unclear what, if any, long-term changes this re-organized campaign will make. Donal...

U.S. police shooting suspect killed after 'rolling gun battle' in New Orleans U.S. police shooting suspect killed after 'rolling gun battle' in New Orleans

The pursuit reportedly began in the First District and ended at Law and New Orleans streets in the Seventh Ward. New Orleans police are taking the lead on the joint investigation with Louisiana State Police, because officers with both agencies were...

Iran Welcomes Russian Strategic Bomber to Hamedan Base

This is the first time that Tehran has allowed a foreign air force to use its aerodromes and, therefore, marks a step change, both in Iranian policy and indeed in Russian involvement in the Middle East. Assad's forces used chemical weapons against pr...

Verlander and Upton power Tigers to 10-5 win Sunday

After that, I just wanted to run fast enough to avoid any trouble. Nobody likes to struggle. At the end of August and beginning of September, the Tigers play the Chicago White Sox six times in 10 days, a team that Upton has hit.298 against this seaso...

Kirk: Obama 'acting like drug dealer in chief' in Iran deal Kirk: Obama 'acting like drug dealer in chief' in Iran deal

Mark Kirk says President Barack Obama was "acting like the drug dealer in chief" when his administration delivered $400 million in cash to Iran contingent on the release of American prisoners. The money was part of a previously announced settlement i...

Local Red Cross volunteers help Louisiana flood victims Local Red Cross volunteers help Louisiana flood victims

Louisiana officials put out a distress call Wednesday to other states asking for help. Our hearts go out to those affected by the devastating floods in Louisiana. The pup was rescued two days after a state of emergency was declared across the whole...

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