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by | May 26, 2017 | 14:52

Despite the rebuke from Montana's media, Montana voters received robocalls from Trump and Vice President Mike Pence urging voters to back Gianforte . According to three Fox News reporters who were in the room preparing for an interview with the GOP nominee, Gianforte "grabbed Jacobs by the neck with both hands and slammed him into the ground.

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:26

Thursday's ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit was a loss for the administration. While both the first and second bans have been stopped at the courts, it's more than likely that this administration will claw its way to the Supreme Court.

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:57

Most of those individuals would be people who either could not afford or could not access insurance. While the report notes that children do not spend as much money on health care as adults because they generally stay healthier, it also underscores the disturbing consequences the Medicaid cuts would have on kids.

by | May 26, 2017 | 14:55

While speaking next to Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday, Trump said, "I extend my deepest condolences to those so terribly injured in this terrorist attack and to the many killed and the families, so many families, of the victims".

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:49

He will invoke the Fifth Amendment and his right against self-incrimination. "In addition to the December meetings, a former senior intelligence official said Federal Bureau of Investigation agents had been looking closely at earlier exchanges between Trump associates and the Russians dating to the spring of 2016, including one at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington ", according to the Post .

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:04

Thursday. Tommy Arthur still maintains his innocence, but he conceded in a phone interview with the Associated Press from prison that his hopes of winning another reprieve are diminishing. Supreme Court delayed his execution minutes before he was strapped to the gurney. Arthur's attorneys also agreed the ruling does not delay the execution but agrees with their client's motion that the execution should not happen until state lawmakers decide what lethal injection drugs should be used for ...

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:48

Donald Trump is notorious for his painfully awkward handshakes - among other things - so it came of no surprise to witness his encounter with French president Emmanuel Macron . But a French official quoted Trump as telling the victor, President Emmanuel Macron , that he was "my guy" in the election, when the two met Thursday.

by | May 26, 2017 | 14:06

The House passed it over unified Democratic opposition. The new analysis by the CBO, a non-partisan entity that reports to Congress, makes it even more hard for Republicans in the Senate , where they hold a slim majority, to approve the measure that was passed in the House , with its much more conservative stamp, on May 4.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:37

It further mandates that a teacher automatically lose his or her license if he or she has to register as a sex offender. 7 also holds principals and superintendents to account with fines and jail time when they look the other way and purposely fail to report teacher wanton misdeeds to the Texas Education Agency (TEA).

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:11

The chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee , Congressman Steve Stivers , also weighed in Thursday. Gianforte will serve through the end of 2018. "The only thing in the Gianforte statement that is factually correct is my name and my place of employment", Jacobs said on ABC's "Good Morning America" Thursday.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:29

Liberal Democrats and social service agencies point out that the unprecedented spending cuts would mostly affect the poor , the elderly and the disabled . Under the Trump proposal, many current grants would instead be converted to loans. In this Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016 photo, Alabama farmer David Bailey looks out of his truck window at his remaining cows, in Dawson, Ala.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:36

The new estimate , which reflects a series of last-minute revisions Republicans made to win over several conservative lawmakers and a handful of moderates, calculates that the American Health Care Act would reduce the federal deficit by $119 billion between 2017 and 2026.

by | May 26, 2017 | 14:15

Despite his confirmation, the party-line vote is part of a relentless effort by Democrats to resist President Donald Trump's major nominees of his administration and the courts, the Times reported. "There is a difference between reality and a reality show, the latter is fiction". He had earlier served as US attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky, and assistant US Attorney in the Southern District of OH and Washington D.C.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:28

A United States ban on now ubiquitous laptops could cause havoc, with more than 3,250 flights a week scheduled to leave European Union airports for the U.S. The BBC reported Wednesday that officials from the USA and European Union "decided against" the ban following yesterday's meeting, though "other measures" are still under consideration.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:30

Five of the Tigers' 12 hits went for extra bases - four doubles and one home run.LSU stranded six runners - three in scoring position. Missouri (36-22) was led by Kirby McGuire and Chris Cornelius, who each had two hits. Mingione credited Hjelle for not throwing in the towel after a second inning that included two infield singles and an error by third baseman Tyler Marshall.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:15

While LSU chopping up Hjelle was huge, Lange not letting up and keeping the Wildcats off the board was bigger in the long run. Hjelle retired the next batter to end the inning, but the damage was done. The game was shortened to seven innings by the tournament's 10-run rule. LSU knew it would take a village Thursday night in the SEC Tournament third round double-elimination game in Hoover to battle Kentucky's Sean Hjelle , the league's Pitcher of the Year.

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:34

Three of the contract workers were hospitalized - one with serious injuries and two with moderate injuries. The King County Sheriff Office says the body of a 16-year-old boy who disappeared in the Snoqualmie River near Olallie State Park has been found.

by | May 26, 2017 | 12:22

The order also called for a temporary bar on refugees entering the USA, but removed an indefinite ban on Syrian refugees, which was in the original order. There were some other key changes, like religious - all religious language was stripped out of the order. Trump's administration argued the court should not look beyond the text of the executive order, which doesn't mention religion.

by | May 26, 2017 | 12:08

The case is expected to go to the U.S. Supreme Court . Nine other judges appointed by Democrats agreed to block the travel ban , while three Republican-appointed judges dissented. Now the Trump administration says it will ask the Supreme Court to take up the case. ROSE: Well, the administration put out - it has said that they're going to appeal this to the Supreme Court .

by | May 26, 2017 | 11:22

Three of Montana's biggest newspapers pulled their endorsements of Gianforte but did not endorse his opponents. The chamber's rules say winning candidates can be seated as long as they meet the constitutional requirements of age, residence and citizenship.

by | May 26, 2017 | 12:33

It was Senate payback for the House, which, while devising its version of the state budget, voted 103-43 to declare that public funding should stay with public schools - similar to stances it has taken in previous sessions. "If we need to finish our business and continue to get paid, we will have to run a budget bill to do that, probably on Tuesday", Wagle said. Sen.

by | May 26, 2017 | 11:24

The Senate intelligence committee also has issued subpoenas to Flynn to get him to cooperate. Brennan's comments raise the possibility that the FBI is investigating whether Trump campaign officials were essentially tricked by Russian Federation into helping them, which is safe to assume is not a possibility Trump wants out there.

by | May 26, 2017 | 11:12

According to reports, the alleged assault happened at Gianforte's headquarters in Bozeman. The attack on Jacobs comes less than a week after security forces at the Federal Communications Commission allegedly pinned CQ reporter John Donnelly against a wall while he tried to ask a question of the departing commissioners at the agency's headquarters in D.C., according to press reports .

by | May 26, 2017 | 11:01

Fifty leaders, some from countries whose citizens would have been banned from the US under administration initiatives, gathered to hear the president skillfully deliver a serious speech delivered in measured tones. The Saudi king praised Trump and said he hoped his visit would "strengthen our strategic co-operation", before presenting him with the country's highest civilian award, The King Abdulaziz Medal.

by | May 26, 2017 | 11:48

Police say Richard Rojas seemed to be "emotionally disturbed" in his statements to officers after killing one person - an 18-year-old woman - and injuring 22 others on Thursday. "There's this red auto, full speed, careening down the sidewalk". The New York Police Department has fenced off the sidewalk in the area where the accident took place, and have also installed concrete barriers at each intersection to prevent cars from driving on the sidewalks.

by | May 26, 2017 | 11:19

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn could face a criminal charge of contempt of Congress if the Senate Intelligence Committee isn't pleased with his response to its latest round of subpoenas, the committee leadership announced Tuesday afternoon.

by | May 26, 2017 | 11:58

President Kennedy was assassinated just before Caroline Kennedy's 6th birthday in November 1963. Kennedy, 59, reminisced about hiding as a child under her dad's Oval Office desk and sitting on his lap while sailing on the family yacht. "President Kennedy inspired a generation that transformed America". She said her grandfather would be proud of how far we have come as a nation since the '60s, "but he would be the first to tell us we have a long way to go".

by | May 26, 2017 | 10:40

He had been studying business management at Salford University in 2014 but dropped out. The Libyan anti-terror force that arrested the men said in a statement that the brother, Hashim Abedi, 18, confessed that he and his brother were linked to the Islamic State group and that he was aware of the arena bombing plan.

by | May 26, 2017 | 11:10

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Mueller last week to oversee any possible links between the Russian government and Trump campaign associates, as well as any other matters that "arose or may arise directly from the investigation".

by | May 26, 2017 | 10:19

Sen. Orrin Hatch , R-Utah talk to a reporter as he steps onto the Capitol Subway on Capitol Hill in Washington , Wednesday, May 24, 2017 . Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., said. Lawmakers have had to contend with supporting a bill that would strip away coverage from so many Americans. Those states would see premiums fall, because "on average, insurance policies would provide fewer benefits".

by | May 26, 2017 | 10:51

A debt-ceiling showdown in 2011 prompted Standard & Poor's to downgrade the US credit rating for the first time. There's little appetite among Capitol Hill Republicans for a genuine effort to balance the budget; GOP lawmakers this year are instead pressing to rewrite the tax code and forge a spending deal with Democrats that would permit higher military spending.

by | May 26, 2017 | 10:29

Despite the bleak outlook offered by Democrats and anti-Trump political pundits who oppose nearly any spending cuts , the fact remains that Republicans must take ownership of this budget and follow through on years of promises to make the "tough choices" that so many of our representatives in Congress campaigned on.

by | May 26, 2017 | 10:38

It forecast that states encompassing about half the US population would not seek waivers at all, and those with one-third of the population would seek limited waivers that would reduce average premiums but raise costs for people with medical needs.

by | May 26, 2017 | 10:53

Gianforte's assertion that Jacobs had been aggressive was also contradicted by a reporter from Fox News Channel who said the attack on the Guardian reporter appeared to be unprovoked. The incident on Wednesday threatened to roil a tightening race in the Republican-leaning state, where a Democratic political novice aimed to pull off a victory in a contest seen as a bellwether for next year's USA congressional elections.

by | May 26, 2017 | 11:10

In closed-door meetings, Senate Republicans are trying to write legislation dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law. The group is one of the main lobbying associations for health insurers. The cost-sharing reduction, or CSR, payments are separate from Obamacare's other income-based subsidies to help individuals afford their insurance premiums.