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NancyPelosi-062217.jpg As Democrats continue to digest losing the closely watched special House election in Georgia, several lawmakers are pointing the finger at House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif. A small group of House Democrats have called for a change in leadership after Jon Ossoff lost in Georgia.

Trump123-062217.jpg After dodging questions about the issue for several weeks, President Donald Trump admitted Thursday that he does not have recordings of his conversations with former FBI Director James Comey. Trump suggested in a post on Twitter that there could be recordings of the conversations, citing electronic...

MitchMcConnell-062217.jpg Senate Republicans released a draft of their version of legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare on Thursday, with a vote on the 142-page bill expected as soon as next week. The bill, called the Better Care Reconciliation Act, repeals Obamacare's individual and employer mandates as well as the...

It seems hard to believe, but a few decades ago South America had numerous tall skyscrapers that dwarfed those of Asia and Europe. High-rises blanket a number of South American cities, including huge swaths of Sao Paolo and Buenos Aires. However, none of the South American skyscrapers currently figure...

RebeccaBurger-062217.jpg French travel, fashion and fitness enthusiast and blogger Rebecca Burger died when a whipped cream dispenser exploded and hit her chest. Officials said cardiac arrest, subsequent to the sudden explosion, seems to be the reason for her death. Rebecca was taken to a hospital immediately after the accident at her home, but was not able to save her. She was 33.

Trump-Speach-062217.jpg President Donald Trump highlighted the early accomplishments of his administration in a campaign-style rally in Iowa on Thursday but also made remarks that have been seen as an insult of lower-income Americans. Speaking to a raucous crowd of supporters, Trump sought to defend his appointment of wealthy...

NATOOTAN-062217.jpg A bipartisan group of House leaders have introduced a resolution affirming America's commitment to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's Article Five. The resolution was unveiled by House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., and Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Md.,...

Kushner-Netanyahu-Mahmoud-062217.jpg US President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior White House adviser, Jared Kushner, held talks with Israeli and Palestinian leaders in an attempt to advance U.S. efforts to revive Middle East peace talks after a gap of three years. Kushner met Wednesday in Jerusalem with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin...

BillShuster-062117.jpg A bill including a controversial provision to privatize the air traffic control system was unveiled by House Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, R-Penn., on Wednesday. The legislation to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration for six years would include the privatization of air...

US-FCC-062117.jpg Republican members of the Federal Communications Commission have taken steps toward repealing Obama-era net neutrality rules, but the results of a new Morning Consult/Politico poll found broad support for the regulations. Sixty-percent of respondents in the survey said they support the net neutrality rules.

ChrisMurphy-062117.jpg After the Republican candidate won Georgia's closely watched special House election, Senator Chris Murphy, D-Conn., urged his fellow Democrats to focus on a message of economic growth. Murphy suggested in an interview on MSNBC on Wednesday that Democrats should avoid the distraction of the investigation...

Disney-InsideOut-062117.jpg Child development and parenting specialist Denise Daniels sued Walt Disney Co. and Pixar, saying that the idea of anthropromorphised, color coded characters representing single emotions in the movie "Inside Out" was her brain-child.

AndrewCuomo-062117.jpg In an important step toward ending child marriage in New York, the State Government has updated a legislation to prohibit all marriages before the age of 17, and amended the process for 17-year-olds wishing to marry to require parental and judicial consent. Until this legislation was signed by Governor...

Capitol-062117.jpg As Senate Republicans prepare to unveil their version of legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare, the results of a new Morning Consult/Politico poll show a jump in opposition to the healthcare bill approved by their colleagues in the House. The poll found that 49 percent of voters disapprove of the House Republican bill.

EnvironmentalDamage-062017.jpg There are many different ways to compare national responsibility for climate change. These include current emissions - which can be viewed in absolute figures or on a per capita basis - as well as historical emissions and the carbon footprint of consumption, including imported goods. There's also...

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