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Trump administration will allow states to test Medicaid work requirements

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid ( CMS ), a division within the federal health department, encouraged state Medicaid directors to test forms of "community ...


Teacher handcuffed after questioning superintendent's pay raise

Besides support from educators, Hargrave also has support from the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana, which called Hargrave's arrest "unacceptable" an...


Merkel sees a hard day in crunch German coalition talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says coalition talks to form government are still facing "big obstacles" before a deal can be reached. Speaking to reporters o...


FY2017 EPS Estimates for Gulfport Energy Corporation Boosted by Analyst (GPOR)

Moreover, Ami Asset Management Corp has 2.29% invested in the company for 336,102 shares. Shares of Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: GPOR ) have seen a ...


Americans love the economy - but most still don't like Trump

The catch? That same poll shows that voters credit former President Barack Obama with the country's economic success - not Trump. 63 percent of voters belie...


Japan Protests Presence of Chinese Naval Ships Near Disputed Islands

Maritime Self-Defense Force ships spotted the 4,000-ton Jiangkai II class frigate around 11 a.m.in waters surrounding the Tokyo-administered isles, which are cl...


Naples man attacked by bear as he walked dog

He then saw that there was not one, but three bears all standing five-feet tall standing just steps away from him outside his Naples home. 'Everything went in...


US Considers Other Measures Against Pakistan as Blowback Looms

At a seminar titled "Contours of Security Environment of Pakistan", he reportedly said that despite the USA spending billions of dollars, it was facing defe...


Trump 'Discovered' A Physical Wall Isn't Possible Across Entire Border

Trump talks about her nearly daily & has tweeted about her 6 times already in 2018, averaging more than once every two days. This irony was too much for Cuomo...


33-Year-Old Californian Tourist Dies Hiking in Australia Outback Heat

An American tourist died Wednesday while hiking the Larapinta Trail in Australia , Northern Territory Police said. The men had hiked 16 km (10 miles) before th...


Immigration officials serve inspection notices at 7-Eleven stores

In its own announcement, 7-Eleven said it knew about the ICE strikes and focused on that each establishment is controlled by "free entrepreneurs" who are "exclu...


Democratic women to dress in black for State of the Union

It is unclear how many women will join the silent protest, which is likely to draw attention to the numerous accusations of sexual misconduct that have been l...


Dutch reporters grill new Trump ambassador over past comments on Muslims

President Donald Trump's new US Ambassador to the Netherlands held his first press conference with Dutch media at The Hague on Wednesday, and it was awkward. ...


Shepard Smith Hits Trump With A Brutal Fact Check On Russia Investigation

Trump also would not commit to an interview with Robert Mueller . He suggested Mueller should be focusing on Democrats . "While President Trump stands p...


U.S. disappointed in Myanmar decision on two reporters under OSA

The United States has expressed "disappointment" over yesterday's court decision in Myanmar to allow prosecution of Reuter's journalists - Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe ...


Trevor Noah explains why Oprah is the best opponent for Trump

According to poll, 55% of all voters view Winfrey favorably, including 27% who view the media mogul very favorably and those stats are on par with 2011 pollin...


Dead koala photographed screwed to a post in south-east Queensland, sparking investigation

An image of the Koala was uploaded to The Koala Rescue Queensland Facebook page , with the volunteer rescue service appealing for information. "This poor koa...


Senator releases text of interview with Fusion GPS official

Feinstein said she released the transcripts "to set the record straight". As the partisan fight over Russian interference in the 2016 election has intensified, ...


China, Mekong nations agree on over 100 projects

This year's event is co-organised by Cambodia and China. At the meeting, PM Phuc and other leaders attended a ceremony handing over the MLC co-chairmanship to...


Real Madrid's Move for GK Kepa Arrizabalaga on Hold Over Toe Injury

Los Blancos have all but secured the qualification for the quarter finals in the after goals from Gareth Bale , Isco and Borja Mayoral gave them a 3-0 first...


Joe Arpaio points to political traits he shares with Trump

The former sheriff announced his plan to run for the Senate less than a year after he was convicted of criminal contempt - a crime for which Trump pardoned A...


Defense, intelligence cooperation with U.S. suspended: Pakistani defense minister

In Washington, when asked about the defense minister's statement suspending cooperation, the State Department said it hopes Pakistan would understand United Sta...


Report Of Shots Fired Near CSUSB Campus

The university sent out a tweet notifying students that shots had been fired near the Visual Arts Building and parking structure. A window at the visual arts bu...


United States could "go back in" Paris Agreement

Encouraged by generous government tax credits, about one-third of Norwegians drive zero-emission electric cars — many of them American-made Teslas. Responding...


US Federal Energy Regulator rejected to subsidize coal and nuclear power plants

McIntyre, Robert F. Powelson, Richard Glick and Cheryl A. LaFleur sit on their hands and refuse to take the action directed by Energy Secretary Rick Perry and P...


State senator denies allegations of forcibly kissing staffer

An ex-staffer says state Sen. Rather, the senator said Ms. Vladimer was looking for "a way to help other young women know that they could say no and not feel sh...


State Department increases travel risk for states in Mexico

Mexico as a whole has a level 2 rating, meaning Americans should "exercise increased caution" because of concerns about crime. The list also included Mexico's...


Woman found dead in abandoned Subway identified as GSU student

A missing woman was found dead in a Georgia mall where she had been decomposing for about two weeks, authorities said. Man first disappeared October 8, but re...


Body of missing fisherman found on Lake Okeechobee

Numerous agencies, including the FWC, United States Coast Guard, St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office, Palm Beach Sheriff's Office and Okeechobee Sheriff's Office ...


Kansas governor proposes $600M boost to school aid

He addressed that controversy in a statement after top Republican legislators shared skepticism the state could sustain such spending without either tax increas...


Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW) Stock Reaches Record High

With the firm's stock price now trading around $112.20, the firm has proven a solid track record of growth over the recent years. About 598,803 shares traded. T...


Lennar Corporation (LEN) Q4 Earnings Mixed; Predicts Much Lower Tax Rate

The company has volume of 3.76 Million shares. Savings Bank Of Montreal Can holds 0.01% or 162,758 shares. Synovus Fin Corp holds 29,193 shares. New York State ...


Roseanne Says Her Character Will Be a Trump Supporter in Sitcom Revival

I feel like half the people voted for Trump, and half didn't, so it's just realistic", she said. Barr went on to note that the show in its original run always...


Feds object to judge's immigration ruling

Trump said it need not be a "2,000-mile wall". Furious negotiations are now underway to come up with a fix to protect those who had been covered by the Defe...


Iran: US will face 'harsh response' if it withdraws from nuclear deal

Neither Donald Trump , his United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley, nor Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu care one iota for the welfare of one Iranian man, woman, or c...