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Schumer on health care: 'We're going to fight the bill tooth and nail'

Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer promised Democrats will fight Republicans' proposed health-care bill on June 27 at the Capitol.

State: 111 Terminally Ill End Lives Under New California Law

California health officials reported Tuesday that 111 terminally ill people took drugs to end their lives in the first six months after a 2016 law made the option legal in the nation's most populous state.

Florida Man Drinks A Couple Four Lokos, Blacks Out, Steals A Boat, Crashes It Onto Beach

How was your weekend? Get crazy? Do some regrettable shit? Well, whatever you did, at least you didn’t overindulge in caffeinated alcoholic beverages, steal a boat and get arrested. Jonathan …

The Latest: Trump meeting with GOP senators at White House

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Republican legislation overhauling the Obama health care law (all times EDT):4:20 p.m.President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence are hosting Republican senators at the White House to...

Senate Republican health bill: Pay more, get less

Republicans in the Senate say they are trying to make health care more affordable for Americans by reversing the premium hikes wrought by Obamacare.

Brazilian President Michel Temer Is Formally Charged With Corruption

NPR11 min ago

The indictment handed down Monday night by Brazil's top prosecutor makes Temer the first sitting president in the country's history to be charged with a crime. And the legal saga is far from finished.

Truck driver killed in Hampshire crash

A truck driver was killed in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in northwest suburban Hampshire. 

Videos are the latest way to seduce people on your dating app

The dating app Hinge has just added a video option to its users' profiles. Now, any of a user's six profile photos can be swapped for a video that will autoplay whenever someone scrolls through their profile. The videos...

Few Teams Have Done Less With More Than The Clippers

Although it didn’t exactly come as a shock to NBA observers, both Chris Paul and Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers opted out of their contracts last week, creating the real possibility that LA’s recent run of relevance is...

Missouri trooper pleads guilty in Brandon Ellingson drowning case

A Missouri state trooper pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor boating violation in the drowning death of Brandon Ellingson, a 20-year-old West Des Moines man, according to the Kansas City Star.         

Judge Won’t Close Beach Where 3 Died As Sand Gave Way

A New Jersey judge is refusing to order the closure of a beach where three people died when the sand gave way beneath them as they walked ne…

Republicans should do right by Americans and scrap their cruel health care bill

The Denver Post14 min ago

Rather than fix problems with our health care system, the Senate bill does just the opposite. You could not design a bill less responsive to what people want us to do.

White House Press Secretary Chewed Out by Reporter: ‘You’re Inflaming Everybody’ (Video)

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who filled in for Sean Spicer during Tuesday’s White House press briefing, was chewed out by White House reporter Brian Karem for “inflaming everybody” over a recent retracted CNN story about ties between...

Ransomware Attack Hits Computers Worldwide: $300 Demanded To Decrypt

There are reports worldwide of a ransomware cyber attack that demands $300 to be decrypted.

What's next on health care now that the Senate has punted?

Senate Republicans have gone back to the drawing board to get an Obamacare repeal bill they can pass.