First, unless the writer has an individual income over $200,000, or a family income over $250,000, he or she is not paying taxes for the ACA. "I have heard people say, 'well who cares if the Affordable Care Act is overturned because people can get ... More..
Gimenez signed an executive order Thursday ordering the director of his corrections department to begin honoring all requests by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to hold immigration suspects in Miami...More..
Madigan's office is seeking to have the court's pay order lifted February 28, giving Rauner and lawmakers "additional time to enact appropriations legislation and thereby ensure that state employees will contin...More..
New Year: Alex Zhao of T's Chinese Restaurant at Sheffield, with dumplings in chilli vinegar sauce and potsticker dumplings. For Malaysians, CNY brings a long break and the opportunity to strengthen the unity...More..
Musburger, 77, also offered that he was by no means a gambling savant and said people "would go broke" on his picks. And make no mistake, I will miss the arenas and stadiums dearly. I've got millions of friends...More..
That year, union members made up 20.1 percent of the US workforce. In Idaho, union members were estimated at 6.1 percent of the workforce in 2016, and in Montana, they were 11.9 percent. Those trends didn't r...More..
On Wednesday, " Big Bang Theory " star Mayim Bialik also tweeted in protest to a potential executive order , "I'm Jewish". The Hill reported that she is following in feminist icon Gloria Steinem's vo...More..
The current Australian administration does not support a date change. Australia's 700,000 or so indigenous Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people still struggle with the impacts of colonisation and tr...More..
Haley appeared before the committee last Wednesday for almost three-and-a-half hours and presented herself as a strong candidate that could bring reform to the United Nations . She went on to marry Michael Hal...More..
The zoo said it is hopeful that Sunny is still within the confines of the zoo, but is enlisting the help of the public in searching for Sunny. Authorities are still searching for a red panda that went missin...More..
DeVos nonetheless managed to inject some unintentional humor while addressing such a serious topic by giving an example of a situation when having a gun in school is definitely a good idea. In an e-mail respons...More..
Light southeast wind increasing to 11 to 16 miles per hour in the morning. Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. A winter weather advisory and a hazardous weather outlook will be in effect f...More..
The cash was inside a box spring and, police say, is connected to a pyramid scheme involving TelexFree , a Marlborough, Mass. -based company that purported to sell VOIP telephone service. Wanzeler and TelexFre...More..
The money to send to the Palestinians had initially been approved by Congress in 2015 and 2016, but a group of Republican lawmakers objected to the appropriation. Congress was notified of the decision on the mo...More..
Trump's upcoming nomination to replace Justice Antonin Scalia will be the topic of his session with Senate leaders from both parties. Obama officially put forth Judge Merrick Garland of the U.S. Hardiman, who...More..
Under the new partnership, Sprint customers are supposed to get "exclusive" content from Tidal artists. It was founded by owner and rapper Jay Z, and now includes artists Rihanna, Kanye West , Nicki Minaj,...More..
A nor'easter forecast to hit Long Island late Sunday through Monday is expected to bring heavy rains, coastal flooding and wind gusts up to 70 miles per hour that may down branches, trees and power lines. The s...More..
The lockdown at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson has been lifted, according to a tweet from the base. The base is now on lock down. Authorities warned anyone on base to "seek shelter immediately". Air...More..
And for many the statue was a symbol - of the hope to move forward and a reminder that no one died on campus from the destructive force of nature that claimed the lives of four people in the surrounding area. T...More..
Emergency personnel talk to the boy, who appears to be in good condition, and pat his head. A mother and daughter pulled out of the rubble Friday were taken to a hospital by helicopter, according to ANSA. Ita...More..
Buying, selling and smoking pot in public are illegal. Marijuana advocates are concerned about what actions attorney general nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions (R), was unwilling to commit to that position during h...More..
For the US the unemployment rate for December was 4.7 percent, up from 4.6 percent in November. But unemployment in Alabama is still worse than the national rate of 4.7 percent, which was also up slightly. Jobs...More..
ISIS has not claimed responsibility for the attack. Accused Florida airport shooter Esteban Santiago told investigators that he spoke with ISIS terrorists in " jihadi chat rooms " and carried out the deadly J...More..
We call on people of all genders to march in London as part of an global day of action in solidarity. Kathi Wolfe , a writer and a poet, is a regular contributor to the Blade. Several women take selfies with...More..
The Russia leader also questioned whether it was believable that Trump would have hired sex workers. Meanwhile, Russia's foreign minister Sergei Lavrov announced that Moscow is looking forward to cooperat...More..
The rain snow mix is expected to continue through Wednesday night into Thursday morning with precipitation around 80%. Expect snow from 4,000 feet and up with the potential for more widespread gusty winds ...More..
She was arrested Monday at her mother's home in Rodeo, a middle-class suburb about 25 miles northeast of San Francisco. Her husband was killed in a shootout with police after taking hostages during a three-hour...More..
Authorities searched the building, and gave the all-clear within an hour, according to Samantha Levine-Neudel, spokeswoman for the JCC of Greater Boston, which oversees Jewish community centers throughout the a...More..
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue transported six of the injured to local hospitals. Monday was a federal holiday and was recognized in most of the United States as MLK Day. Jerome Battle, 20, underwent two surgeries af...More..
Auckland is joining cities in more than 30 countries holding a women's rights march on Saturday, coinciding with the Women's March in Washington DC , the day after Mr Trump officially becomes President of the ...More..
Saunders would join a veteran outfielder with Odubel Herrera (signed to an extension last month) and former second baseman Howie Kendrick (acquired in a trade in November). But Saunders struggled mightily aft...More..
Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.) told the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Tuesday that climate change is not a hoax, that climate is changing and "man is an influence". In his first question, Sanders asked...More..
Yates. Their non-custodial mother has been charged with snatching them. Two sisters, who were reported missing from Rhode Island more than three decades ago, have been found alive in Houston. She was taken in...More..
It's since been shortened to two, and the longest segment-a tiger act-is 12 minutes, which is probably 11 minutes longer than most kids can tolerate. "Try getting a 3 or 4-year-old today to sit for 12 minutes",...More..
Facebook user Kim Joiner shared a video that is nearly terrifying to see: a huge alligator ambles its way along a path as several people nearby watch. In the background, several other people are seen gawking w...More..
Anthony dollar was retired in 2000, though obviously it's still accepted as payment). The United States Mint just released an image of its latest commemorative collector's coin ― and it features a black woman...More..
The event will include a reception, a performance by Genuine Imitation and a panel discussion beginning at 5:15 p.m. exploring King's legacy in relation to current social justice issues and contemporary activ...More..
Lewis' 5th Congressional District in Georgia includes the Atlanta metropolitan area. He said he believed "the Russians participated" in Trump's election and added: "They helped destroy the candidacy of Hill...More..
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children reached out to the cold case detectives at the sheriff's office, and Kamiyah Mobley provided a swab of her cheek for DNA analysis that proved the match...More..
Brenna said the dog appeared to have the letter "S" permanently marked onto its leg. "It is clearly a unsafe situation for the dog and given they are pits, we all know (they are) most likely fighting dogs". The...More..
Taylor said he started his auto last Tuesday to warm it up in the cold weather and went inside for five minutes - and when he came back out his vehicle had been ticketed, Taylor told WDIV Local 4. "You see th...More..
Crowley's book, What The (Bleep) Just Happened , has come under fire recently, accused by CNN KFile of almost " 50 examples of plagiarism from numerous sources , including the copying with minor changes of n...More..
Senator Chris Murphy Martin Luther King, Jr. Utilities: Emergency services are available for water and sewer needs 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Imad Enchassi, Senior Imam at the Islamic Society of Gre...More..
The tug-of-war over a controversial painting displayed in the Cannon tunnel of the US Capitol continued Tuesday as Democratic Rep. William Lacy Clay and members of the Congressional Black Caucus re-hung the art...More..
Days after announcing direct flights from Indy to the east and west coasts, Indianapolis International Airport revealed some new direct flights that will expand travel out of Indianapolis . "Folks in southwe...More..
It is believed Obama chose to give the speech in Chicago rather than Washington because back in 2008, he delivered his victory speech after becoming the nation's first black president. ABC's Tuesday lineup i...More..
The Dearborn-based auto club told the Associated Press on Monday, Jan. 9 that the average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.51 per gallon. That fallback in oil prices should show up so...More..
Schools cancelled classes in several states and Alabama and Georgia issued emergency declarations ahead of the storm, which was already being blamed for one road fatality Thursday in Kentucky. Raleigh-Durham In...More..
Sullivan was hospitalized on Dec 30 when he was found unresponsive from a prescription drug overdose at his Horsham home in an apparent suicide attempt. On October 31, around 5:30 p.m., hunters in the woods fou...More..
Vice President Joe Biden, who presided over the joint session of Congress in which the ballots were counted, dismissed all of the challenges , telling Jackson Lee at one point, "It's over". Each time, the Vi...More..