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donaldtrump2-022317.jpg Meeting with top executives from two dozen manufacturing companies, President Donald Trump on Thursday renewed his pledge to bring manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. Trump told reporters the U.S. has lost one-third of its manufacturing jobs since NAFTA and claimed 70,000 factories had closed since...

boehner-022317.jpg Former House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has suggested Congressional Republicans can make fixes to Obamacare but downplayed talk of a full repeal of the healthcare reform law. According to Politico, Boehner told a healthcare conference in Orlando the idea that a repeal-and-replace plan would blitz...

StevenMnuchin-022317.jpg Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is committed to significant tax reform and said the administration wants to get a package through Congress before the August recess. Mnuchin said he is working closely with the leadership in the House and Senate on a combined tax plan.

Trump-RPlogo-022317.jpg As President Trump prepares for his address next week to a joint session of Congress, Republicans say they are more inclined to trust the president, rather than GOP congressional leaders, if the two sides disagree. This was the finding of a latest survey by Pew Research Center on how members of both...

The Republican party chief has said that the Democrats have never been more divided and out of touch with Americans across the country. "The Democrat Party has not been at such a low level of representation in 90 years, and that gap will grow as they continue to ignore the American people," Republican...

trump-whitehouse-022317.jpg The White House has made it clear that all political appointees who are part of the Donald Trump government should support and enact the President's agenda that he campaigned on with the American people. "We want to make sure that the people who staff a Trump administration are committed to a Trump...

Astronomers have discovered the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. Three of these planets are firmly located in the habitable zone, the area around the parent star where a rocky planet is most likely to have liquid water. The discovery, using NASA's Spitzer Space...

The number of people living with depression is increasing, WHO said in a new global report on health estimates on depression. The report was released Thursday, in the lead-up to World Health Day on 7 April, which this year will focus on this increasingly important issue. The number of people living...

A fruit and vegetable intake above five-a-day shows major benefit in reducing the chance of heart attack, stroke, cancer and early death, a new research has found. In the research, scientists from Imperial College London analyzed 95 studies on fruit and vegetable intake. The team found that although...

Donaldtrump2-022217.jpg Claiming the country's finances are a mess, President Donald Trump pledged Wednesday to clean up the federal budget. Trump told reporters at a meeting with Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, Budget Director Mick Mulvaney, and other officials that his budget would reflect the priorities of the American people.

KirstenGillibrand-022217.jpg Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., has predicted Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch will be confirmed but suggested it may require Republicans changing Senate rules. "Ultimately, yeah, I believe he will be," Gillibrand said when asked if Gorsuch will be confirmed in an interview with New...

capitol-022217.jpg As Republicans prepare to reveal their plan to replace Obamacare, the results of a new Politico/Morning Consult poll show a drop in support for repealing the healthcare reform law. The poll found that 51 percent of registered voters support completely or partially repealing Obamacare, but that is down from 59 percent in early January.

military-022217.jpg A majority of Americans are worried the U.S. will become involved in a major war in the next four years, according to the results of a NBC News/SurveyMonkey poll. Thirty-six percent of Americans said they are very worried the U.S. will become engaged in a major war in the next four years, while another...

Researchers have discovered a combination of drugs that that can regenerate hair cells in the inner ear, offering a potential new way to treat hearing loss. Within the inner ear, thousands of hair cells detect sound waves and translate them into nerve signals that allow humans to hear speech, music,...

Eating a Mediterranean diet could decrease the chances an overweight person will experience regular pain, new research suggests. A well-established connection between body weight and chronic pain might be explained by inflammation in the body, and the study points to anti-inflammatory foods including...

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