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  • GOP health-care bill: Some Republicans move to yes under pressure from House leaders and Trump - Washington Post March 24, 2017
    Washington PostGOP health-care bill: Some Republicans move to yes under pressure from House leaders and TrumpWashington PostA critical vote on an overhaul of the nation's health-care system drew closer on Friday as GOP leaders scrambled to build support for the legislation in hopes of delivering the central promise that brought them to power. While it […]
  • Black lawmakers ask FBI to help find missing DC kids - Washington Examiner March 24, 2017
    Washington ExaminerBlack lawmakers ask FBI to help find missing DC kidsWashington ExaminerThe letter, dated Tuesday, was sent by Congressional Black Caucus chairman Cedric Richmond, D-La., and Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, who represents the District in Congress. According to the letter, obtained by the Associated Press, D.C., logged 501 ...Where Are The Missing DC Girls? Black And […]
  • Pence postpones travel to fight for Obamacare repeal in Washington - Politico March 24, 2017
    TIMEPence postpones travel to fight for Obamacare repeal in WashingtonPoliticoAs the House nears a climactic floor vote on Republican leaders' legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare on Friday, Vice President Mike Pence has postponed his previously scheduled visit to Arkansas and Tennessee. Pence was scheduled to meet with ...Objections raised over White House photo of health […]
  • Trump administration grants approval for Keystone XL pipeline - Washington Post March 24, 2017
    Washington PostTrump administration grants approval for Keystone XL pipelineWashington PostPresident Trump announced Friday morning the granting of a permit for construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, calling it “the first of many infrastructure projects” that he would approve in order to put more Americans to work. Trump ...US, in Reversal, Issues Permit for Keystone […]
  • Amtrak train derails, clips another train at Penn Station - New York Post March 24, 2017
    New York PostAmtrak train derails, clips another train at Penn StationNew York PostAn Amtrak train derailed during the Friday morning rush-hour at Penn Station and then sideswiped an incoming New Jersey transit train, crippling service, witnesses and sources said. Several people suffered minor injuries on the 1,000-passenger NJ ...NJ Transit train sideswiped after Amtrak derails […]
  • Hosni Mubarak Is Freed, to Dismay of Many in Egypt - New York Times March 24, 2017
    New York TimesHosni Mubarak Is Freed, to Dismay of Many in EgyptNew York TimesFormer President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt was returned on March 2 to Maadi Military Hospital in southern Cairo after a court hearing. He was freed from the hospital detention on Friday. Credit Mohamed Hossam/European Pressphoto Agency. CAIRO — Six ...Key events in the […]
  • Putin meets French far-right candidate Marine Le Pen at Kremlin - CNN March 24, 2017
    CNNPutin meets French far-right candidate Marine Le Pen at KremlinCNN(CNN) Russian President Vladimir Putin stressed the "great importance" of ties between his country and France as he met French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen at the Kremlin on Friday, Russian state-run news agency Tass reported.Ahead Of Its Election, France Is Deeply Fragmented, Its People […]
  • Schumer's filibuster promise means GOP won, Gorsuch headed to Supreme Court - Fox News March 24, 2017
    Fox NewsSchumer's filibuster promise means GOP won, Gorsuch headed to Supreme CourtFox NewsContrary to media reports Thursday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's promise to invoke a filibuster signals the success, not the failure, of Judge Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court nomination. If Democratic Senators had made any progress in attacking ...and more »
  • Toll of London Attack Is Global for an Assailant Born in Britain - New York Times March 24, 2017
    New York TimesToll of London Attack Is Global for an Assailant Born in BritainNew York TimesA vigil was held on Thursday in Trafalgar Square in London for the victims of Wednesday's attack. Credit Andrew Testa for The New York Times. LONDON — The roster of the dead and wounded spanned the globe: a veteran Scotland […]
  • Maryland school no sanctuary for alleged rape victim - Bucks County Courier Times March 24, 2017
    Maryland school no sanctuary for alleged rape victimBucks County Courier TimesA rough translation of Maryland's state motto is "Strong Deeds, Gentle Words." In the case of a 14-year-old girl who was recently raped and sodomized in a restroom at Rockville High School by two males students, both immigrants, one facing a ...and more »