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Is Trump Scrapping Contraceptive Mandates? His First Executive Order Has Many Worried

Is Trump Scrapping Contraceptive Mandates? His First Executive Order Has Many Worried Most college students know it as the plan that allows them to not have to worry about insurance until they're 26, because it allows children to stay on their parent's plan until that age. Many of the Republican leaders also agreed that repealing the healthcare law without a replacement was unacceptable. To help offset those deductibles, the plan would offer many individuals a pre-funded health s... [Full Article...]

Trump picks Wilson for Air Force Secretary

Trump picks Wilson for Air Force Secretary To view the full article, register now. Wilson, 56, said in the same statement that US interests continue to be threatened, and that she will "do my best, working with our men and women in the military, to strengthen American air and space power to keep the country safe". [Full Article...]

President Trump talks tax cuts Monday with business leaders

President Trump talks tax cuts Monday with business leaders But we want to make our products here", he said. We're going to start making our products. "We think we can cut regulations by 75%, maybe more, but by 75%", he added. It has gotten out of control. He told the chief executives of Ford, Dow Chemical, Dell Technologies, Tesla and others that he would like to cut corporate taxes to the 15 percent to 20 percent range, down from current statutory le... [Full Article...]

Nepotism Laws Don't Apply to Jared Kushner, DOJ Says

The Justice Department said Saturday that President Trump's appointment of his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as a senior White House adviser did not violate federal anti-nepotism laws . The memo, prepared by Deputy Assistant Attorney General Daniel L. Koffsky, a career Justice Department attorney, finds that the anti-nepotism statute is rendered moot for the President's senior-most aides, because of... [Full Article...]

Severe Storms Possible this Weekend

Severe Storms Possible this Weekend A tornado warning was issued for Dougherty County Sunday afternoon as part of a larger complex of storms that blew through the southern part of the state. Southeastern Georgia has a high risk for tornadoes and Beaufort sits right on the border between the high risk and moderate risk zones, so it's a toss up, he said. [Full Article...]

Obama White House has touching last tweet

Obama White House has touching last tweet President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama await the White House arrival of President-elect Donald Trump and his wife. The first post from the new account carried a link to the new President's inauguration speech, but Trump's personal account , @realDonaldTrump , has been active since he took office. [Full Article...]

Affordable Care Act absent from new White House website

Affordable Care Act absent from new White House website And it's unclear whether Trump and his party have a clear plan as to how to extend coverage to those 20 million people who have health insurance because of the law. The results found that 49% of people polled favored the law-slightly more than the 47% who opposed it. "We are working with federal and state lawmakers to ensure that an alternative solution leads to a competitive, private heal... [Full Article...]

Bremer Trust National Association Cuts Position in Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

The company reported $0.63 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.03. Bremer Trust National Association reduced its stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation by 5.19% during the most recent quarter end. [Full Article...]

Markeith Lloyd, suspect who fatally shot Orlando police officer, captured

Markeith Lloyd, suspect who fatally shot Orlando police officer, captured He was restrained using the handcuffs of the Orlando Police Department Master Sgt. Debra Clayton, the police officer he is accused of killing. Debra Clayton's handcuffs were used for a special objective Tuesday night - to arrest the man accused of killing her. [Full Article...]

Barack Obama wishes Michelle Happy Birthday on Twitter

Barack Obama wishes Michelle Happy Birthday on Twitter First lady Michelle Obama at a Toys for Tots event in Washington, D.C., in December 2016. "Our diversities of faiths and colors and creeds - that is not a threat to who we are", Michelle said during her farewell address on January 6. Could any other first lady out "Mom Dance" Jimmy Fallon or beat Ellen DeGeneres hands-down in a push-up contest? The puzzle pieces will be valuable because the... [Full Article...]

Killed as Construction Accident Shuts Down Key Largo Neighborhood Monday Morning

Three other Monroe County deputies who were exposed to the fumes were also taken to the hospital for treatment. Ramsay said authorities believe the men inside the hole inhaled a poisonous mixture of methane gas and hydrogen sulfide. Along with the sheriff's office, the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration is conducting its own investigation of the incident. They were in an under... [Full Article...]

Trump's team considers moving White House press room

Trump's team considers moving White House press room Brady Press Briefing Room. In a statement released Sunday, WHCA president Jeff Mason said he is meeting with incoming press secretary Sean Spicer on behalf of the organization's members to "try to get more clarity on exactly what" the Trump administration is suggesting regarding media access to the White House. [Full Article...]

Thousands expected for Martin Luther King Jr. march

King", said Bill. Day consist of a plethora of events, ranging from a candlelight vigil Monday , hosted by the National Pan-Hellenic Council, to a performing arts night Thursday, at which BRCC, Southern, and LSU students can showcase their talents. [Full Article...]

Officers to face administrative charges, family of Tamir Rice responds

Officers to face administrative charges, family of Tamir Rice responds Rice, was shot and killed by police officers outside the Cudell Recreation Center ion November 22, 2014. The officer opened fire less than two seconds after exiting his police cruiser. The shooting triggered a national uproar, resurfacing a history of black boys and men dying at the hands of police and spurring several investigations. [Full Article...]

Obamacare Repeal = $7 Million Tax Cut for the Richest 400 People

Obamacare Repeal = $7 Million Tax Cut for the Richest 400 People Senate Republicans were just as fervent about their position. Republicans fought the effort tooth and nail and voter opposition to Obamacare helped carry the party to impressive wins in 2010, 2014, and past year. While no Democrats voted in favor of the resolution, nine Republican House members broke with their party. He has repeatedly said that before Obamacare is repealed, there should be a re... [Full Article...]

Why was Barack Obama's daughter Sasha missing during his farewell address?

Why was Barack Obama's daughter Sasha missing during his farewell address? New York: Barack Obama's Legacy Is More Secure Than You, or the GOP, Think - "Barack Obama is one of a handful of presidents with transformative domestic legacies". Listening to President Obama thank his family for their sacrifice, service and love makes me want to be a better man so that I, too, can show up, whole, and be fully present as a life partner. [Full Article...]

Arizona Good Samaritan shot dead man attacking police officer

Arizona Good Samaritan shot dead man attacking police officer Damon Cecil said. The trooper is with the Arizona Department for Public Safety, near Tonopah, and was helping a woman in a rollover crash who had been ejected from the wreckage. A trooper was reported injured, as was a prisoner, a DPS spokesman said. When he didn't, the driver shot him. When he started to block lanes and put out flares, a suspect ambushed him, opening fire then physically att... [Full Article...]

United States police interactions with blacks 'more tense'

The results of the survey didn't surprise law-enforcement officials-but there are differing views on changes in police behavior when it comes to enforcement. Police do report a significant number of positive interactions with the public as well. That discrepancy carries over to officers' views on race relations more broadly: a decisive majority (92%) of white officers said they think the country... [Full Article...]

Barack Obama's farewell speech

As for what President Obama is walking away with, he says, first off, it's that "change can happen and the system will respond to ordinary people coming together to try to move the country in a better direction". "However, tickets have nevertheless been very hard to come by". Thousands of Chicagoans lined up in single-digit temperatures over the weekend in hopes of scoring tickets to the speec... [Full Article...]

College Football Championship Tickets Will Cost You At Least $2000

The Tigers took over on the 28, and began what would become the most memorable drive in school history. When the Tigers finally took the lead on Wayne Gallman's 1-yard run, you felt Alabama was done - even though 4:38 remained. Dabo also said: "This was no upset". The unstoppable Watson of last January was back again, back and every bit as good. Renfrow slipped away from the defense at the goal ... [Full Article...]


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