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Poll: Many unaware some health subsidies could be ruled out

Posted 3/19/2015 in National

With a decision due by summer in a Supreme Court case that could unravel President Barack Obama's health care law, a new poll finds many Americans have heard nothing about the case.

 

 

Trump launching presidential exploratory committee

Posted 3/19/2015 in National

Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to form a presidential exploratory committee. "I am the only one who can make America truly great again," the Republican businessman and reality television star declared in a statement announcing the move.

 

 

Is there any recourse for victims of online photo memes?

Posted 3/19/2015 in National

Those pilfered, captioned and shared photos that make us either cringe, rage or laugh out loud are as old as the Internet itself, but in these wild online times, is there any recourse for their victims?

 

 

Feds eye oil, gas drilling off East Coast, Alaska, Gulf

Posted 3/19/2015 in National

Environmentalists say allowing offshore drilling along the U.S. East Coast from northern Virginia to the Georgia-Florida border could lead to a catastrophic oil spill devastating to the crucial tourism industry.

 

Durst murder case: When should the media go to the police?

Posted 3/18/2015 in National

It was a filmmaker, not police, who uncovered a crucial piece of evidence in the murder case against Manhattan real estate millionaire Robert Durst.

 

Breast biopsy accuracy is questioned in experimental study

Posted 3/18/2015 in National

Here's another reason for getting a second medical opinion: Biopsy specialists frequently misdiagnose breast tissue, potentially leading to too-aggressive treatment for some women and under-treatment for others, a study suggests.

 

 

Senate, House GOP differ on savings approach to Medicare

Posted 3/18/2015 in National

Senate Republicans are putting down a marker with their budget blueprint, one day after the House GOP unveiled a 10-year plan that boosts the military, makes deep cuts in social programs and targets President Barack Obama's laws on health care and financial reforms.

 

 

Rubio willing to defy European allies on possible Iran deal

Posted 3/18/2015 in National

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio says that if elected president, he would "absolutely" defy stalwart European allies if necessary in order to revoke an Iranian nuclear deal he might inherit from President Barack Obama.

 

 

US, Iran negotiators race to fill out contours of nuclear agreement

Posted 3/18/2015 in National

American and Iranian negotiators raced to fill out a framework for rolling back Iran's nuclear program and punitive U.S. economic sanctions, hoping for enough progress to call in other world powers for the finishing touches on an agreement next week.

 

 

GOP says Obama aides meddled in 'net neutrality'

Posted 3/18/2015 in National

Congressional Republicans on Tuesday accused the Federal Communications Commission of bowing to White House pressure on its "net neutrality" decision, which has angered the nation's cable and wireless giants.

 

 

US sets new record for denying, censoring government files

Posted 3/18/2015 in National

For the second consecutive year, the Obama administration more often than ever censored government files or outright denied access to them under the U.S. Freedom of Information Act, according to a new analysis of federal data by The Associated Press.

 

 

Federal debt limit comes back into force at $18.1 trillion

Posted 3/18/2015 in National

After a year with no cap on government borrowing, the federal debt limit has come back into force.

 

 

Ferguson flooded with record requests after Brown shooting

Posted 3/17/2015 in National

Ferguson officials were inundated with thousands of open-records requests from media outlets and the public following the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by a police officer.

 

Attorney for Ferguson suspect: Officers shot 'accidentally'

Posted 3/17/2015 in National

A man accused of shooting two officers last week in Ferguson was not targeting police or aiming at demonstrators at a late-night protest, his attorney said as he countered an earlier police description of the crime.

 

Survey: Young adults want news every day

Posted 3/17/2015 in National

Young adults have a reputation for being connected to one another and disconnected from the news.

 

 

Facebook explains what posts are not allowed

Posted 3/17/2015 in National

Facebook is trying to clarify what posts, images and other content it allows on its site and why.

 

20-year-old accused of shooting officers at Ferguson protest

Posted 3/16/2015 in National

Authorities said a man charged in the shooting of two police officers last week during a demonstration outside the Ferguson Police Department had attended the protest earlier that night, although multiple activists said he wasn't a consistent fixture in their tight-knit group.

 

Meth lab discovered at Wal-Mart restroom in Indiana

Posted 3/16/2015 in National

A restroom at a Wal-Mart in eastern Indiana has been closed indefinitely after an employee discovered a working meth lab inside.

 

 

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