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|Here's The Simplest Reason Lisa Murkowski Likely Won't Support This ACA Repeal Bill
WASHINGTON ― Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has all but killed Obamacare repeal, but there’s still one senator in particular who could make it a done deal and nobody knows where she stands: Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska).
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 6:08 PM
|Hundreds of American medical students stranded in Dominica
American students were reportedly stranded on Friday in Dominica after Hurricane Maria leveled the Caribbean island.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 11:25 AM
|Mass Killer Scott Dekraai Gets Life In Prison In Case Tainted By Government Misconduct
― Scott Dekraai, the shooter in the worst mass killing in Orange County, California, history, was sentenced on Friday to eight consecutive life terms in prison without the possibility of parole, rather than receiving the death penalty, because of government misconduct linked to a jail informant program.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 3:13 PM
|Companies Look to Bridge U.S. ‘Middle Skills’ Gap
Companies like Toyota, Boeing, General Motors and Dow Chemical are all starting or expanding specialized job training programs to bridge the gap in technical skills for "middle skills jobs."
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 12:16 PM
|Jeff Sessions' New Chief Of Staff: Mueller's Russia Probe Could Be A 'Witch Hunt'
WASHINGTON ― Attorney General Jeff Sessions has appointed as his chief of staff a former federal prosecutor who has written that the special counsel investigation into the Trump administration could be turning into a “witch hunt.”
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 6:42 PM
|George Clooney Explains Hillary Clinton's Presidential Election Loss: Speeches 'Didn't Soar'
George Clooney said Hillary Clinton never upped her game during the campaign period.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 2:51 PM
|Deadly aftershock, volcanic ash spread alarm in Mexico
By Michael O'Boyle and Noe Torres MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.2 aftershock that shook Mexico on Saturday was blamed for five deaths, spreading fear among anxious residents reeling from a string of natural disasters and interrupting the search for survivors from a bigger tremor earlier this week. The Popocatepetl volcano south of Mexico City sent a column of ash into the sky, capping an intense period of seismic activity including two powerful tremors this month that have killed more than 400 people and caused damage of up to $8 billion. Mexico's capital was shattered by Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 quake that flattened dozens of buildings and killed at least 307 people.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 12:57 AM
|Anthropologie Accidentally Sold $8,000 Couches for $0 and Twitter Couldn't Handle It
They quickly canceled all the orders
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 1:42 PM
|Dog Hoards Money So She Can Pay For Treats Herself
Holly the dog doesn’t beg for treats — she pays for them.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 12:06 PM
|Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria
People across Puerto Rico struggled to dig out from the devastation left by Hurricane Maria.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 4:28 PM
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|Trump Attacks Warriors’ Curry. LeBron James’s Retort: ‘U Bum.’
The president directly inserted himself into a fiery debate about race, social justice and the role athletes play in highlighting those issues.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 2:57 PM
|Stephen Curry, on a ‘Surreal’ Day, Confronts a Presidential Snub
The Warriors star woke up on Saturday to learn that he was no longer welcome at the White House, after he had already said he didn’t want to go.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 1:55 PM
|Sports of The Times: As Trump Takes On Athletes, Watch Them Rise
The president’s inflammatory comments might not be as significant as the players’ responses.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 1:56 PM
|N.F.L.: Steelers Will Skip Anthem; Jaguars and Ravens Show Unity
After President Trump doubled down on his criticism of players who take a knee during the national anthem, owners and players responded.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 4:30 PM
|Trump Calls for Boycott if N.F.L. Doesn’t Crack Down on Anthem Protests
“If NFL fans refuse to go to games until players stop disrespecting our country, you will see change take place fast,” President Trump wrote on Twitter.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 3:09 PM
|The N.F.L. and N.B.A., Puerto Rico, North Korea: Your Weekend Briefing
Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 3:36 PM
|Pentagon Tests Lasers and Nets to Combat a Vexing Foe: ISIS Drones
As deadly drone attacks by the Islamic State increase, American officials are experimenting with technologies that can destroy the weapons.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 6:41 PM
|Susan Collins, Voicing Doubt on Health Bill, Leaves It Close to Collapse
Senator Susan Collins of Maine said she had “a number of serious reservations” about the latest proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 2:38 PM
|Angela Merkel Headed for Solid Victory in German Election, Exit Polls Say
Although the polls predict Angela Merkel will remain chancellor, a far-right party is expected to enter Parliament for the first time in decades.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 4:12 PM
|Far-Right German Party Is Poised to Break Postwar Taboo
The Alternative for Germany may win seats in the federal Parliament, the first far-right party to do so since World War II.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 8:42 AM