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US-Capitol-032417.jpg In a major blow to Republican leaders and President Donald Trump, the GOP has withdrawn a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare on Friday. House Republicans decided to pull the bill amid signs that the legislation would be rejected in a planned vote.

DonaldTrump6-032417.jpg A majority of voters support President Donald Trump's proposal to increase the size of the military, according to the results of a Quinnipiac University poll, although they largely oppose plans to cut spending on a number of domestic programs.

DonaldTrump5-032417.jpg Calling it a great day for American jobs and energy independence, President Donald Trump on Friday announced the official approval of the presidential permit for the Keystone XL Pipeline. Trump called the approval part of a new era of American energy policy that will lower costs for American families,...

gummybear-032417.jpg Popular gummy bear candies by Haribo Group of Germany will be manufactured from a Wisconsin facility from 2020. Haribo is a market leader in the fruit gum and liquorice segment.

Two astronauts on board the International Space Station (ISS) will conduct up to three spacewalks outside it in late March and early April to prepare for the future arrival of U.S. commercial crew spacecraft and upgrade station hardware. The first spacewalk is scheduled for Friday, March 24. A second...

Trump-EmmaThompson-032417.jpg British actress Emma Thompson has said on a Swedish TV show that she turned down an offer by Donald Trump to stay at the Trump Towers, in a call she received nearly two decades back. Emma Thompson dropped the bombshell on the talk show on SVT Thursday. Thompson was on the Universal Studios set...

StevenMnuchin-032417.jpg President Donald Trump's efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare have faced significant headwinds in Congress, but Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has argued enacting tax reform will be much simpler. Mnuchin said at an Axios event in Washington on Friday that the administration's goal remains to...

The Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs has issued a Presidential permit to TransCanada Keystone Pipeline, L.P. ("TransCanada") authorizing TransCanada to construct, connect, operate, and maintain pipeline facilities at the U.S.-Canadian border in Phillips County, Montana for the importation...

The US Department of Defense announced Thursday the death of a member of the US Airforce in Jordan. Staff Sgt. Alexandria Mae Morrow, 25, of Dansville, NY, died March 22, in Southwest Asia, while performing maintenance duties in support of combat operations. The incident is under investigation,...

US-Bipartisan-032417.jpg Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker has unveiled a bipartisan bill aimed at expanding sanctions against Iran over their ballistic missile development, human rights violations and support for terrorism. The bill, countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017, was co-sponsored by more...

DevinNunes-032417.jpg While the move has raised questions from lawmakers on both sides of the aisle, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., said Thursday he felt obligated to brief President Donald Trump on reports indicating incidental surveillance of his transition team.

President-Trump3-032417.jpg With the House set to vote on a Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare on Friday, President Donald Trump took aim at members of the House Freedom Caucus that remain opposed to the legislation. Trump has been working hard to win over members of the conservative group of lawmakers but has thus far had limited success.

US-Capitol-032317.jpg House Republican leaders have delayed a planned Thursday night vote on a GOP plan to plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. Hoping to win support for the bill, President Donald Trump purportedly made a "final offer" to a group of conservative Republicans.

Sen-Charles-Schumer-032317.jpg In a widely anticipated move, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., has announced his opposition to President Donald Trump's nomination of federal appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court. Schumer said in remarks on the Senate floor on Thursday that he would vote against...

DonaldTrump-podium-032317.jpg A number of recent polls have shown a drop in President Donald Trump's approval rating, and the results of a Quinnipiac University national poll suggest the reason is a decline in support among key elements of his base. The poll showed Trump with a negative 37 percent to 56 percent job approval rating.

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