Senate Democrats moved to block appropriations funding this week as Congress deliberates over an annual funding continuing resolution (CR) needed to keep the government operating past Sept. 30.
Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says the key to President Donald Trump's success in Wisconsin next year will depend on which Democrat is running against him – and just how far to the left that Democrat is.
LONDON, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Research released today reveals data gaps that could be preventing the G20 countries from designing effective policies to tackle critical global challenges.
A tentative plan to build 20 miles of extra border wall in Arizona, on top of the already approved 100-plus miles, was put on hold Monday by the Pentagon.
NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Toy Insider, one of the toy industry's most influential organizations and a trusted go-to resource for parents and gift-givers, today unveiled its expert picks for the best kids' toys and gifts in its 14(th) annual holiday gift guide. The hottest and most coveted items for 2019 are broken out into three lists: the Hot 20 (the most wished-for items of the year), the STEM 10 (science, technology, engineering and math toys that make learning fun), and the brand-new 12 Under $12 (affordable toys packed with play value and unboxing experiences).
Madison Campbell told The Center Square that she wished she had a do-it-yourself sexual assault kit after she was sexually assaulted on her college campus.
About 12 percent of claims, or 18,211, filed in the wake of Category 5 Hurricane Michael, which hammered the Panhandle last October causing more than $6.5 billion in insured losses, remain open, Florida Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier told the Senate Banking & Insurance Committee Tuesday.
The Eastern Virginia Medical School, a public institution that receives taxpayer money, was charged almost $368,000 for an inconclusive investigation into whether Gov. Ralph Northam appeared in a yearbook photo that depicted a man in a Ku Klux Klan outfit standing next to a man wearing blackface.
A Walla Walla man was sentenced Monday in Walla Walla County Superior Court for trying to run over a woman he thought parked incorrectly.
Flags waving in the breeze adorning the name “Trump” is nothing new in Douglas. With that, Vaughn Smith’s pop-up shop dedicated to all things Donald has definitely caught a great deal of attention in the Jackalope City throughout the past week. In fact, business has been so good that he turned what was supposed to be a one week stay into a two week visit.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today strongly condemned President Trump for sharing a false, Islamophobic smear targeting Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) on Twitter and called on that social media company to suspend the president's account for violating its terms of service. #SuspendTrump
Wesley Ryan, of San Antonio, Texas, was recently reunited with his 1993 Ford Mustang GT.
BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has doubled her support in Florida in the last four months to pull within 10 points of former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden in the race for the Democratic party's nomination for president in 2020, according to a statewide survey of Florida voters by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI).
FREEPORT, Bahamas, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to expedite and improve the overall aid distribution on Grand Bahama, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) in Grand Bahama has requested additional resources from the U.S. Coast Guard and the United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) to support logistics, warehouse management and distribution.
TYLER, Texas — After a social media video posted over the weekend brought the spotlight to a Tyler school zone crossing on Paluxy Drive, the city of Tyler is making changes to improve the safety of the crossing.
A Pocatello woman is searching for her missing infant son whom she says has a birth defect and may need medical treatment.
The data used in this analysis is from the U.S. Census Bureau 2017 American Community Survey Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS). At the household level, the total annual real estate property tax paid (including state and local sources) was divided by its property value to compute an effective property tax rate for every home in the U.S. These tax rates were then used to compute the median property tax rate for each state. To control for differences in property types across states, only owner-occupied single family homes on less than 10 acres were included in the analysis. As such, the median household income shown is limited to that cohort of homes as well.
Florida’s congressional delegation is pushing to quickly adopt legislation requiring the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) to allow them to staff liaison offices in Veterans Administration (VA) facilities, especially hospitals.
Participants may bring their car seats to the customer service counter at participating locations between Sept. 16 and 30 for a $30 Walmart gift card that can be used toward a new car seat or other items for children.
The national debt could be nearly twice the size of the economy by 2048 if steps are not taken to reduce it, a new report released by the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office (GAO) states.
BOISE — Idaho U.S. Sen. Jim Risch has served on the U.S Senate Committee on Foreign Relations since 2009. But a foreign relations speech he gave Friday night was a first.
Alexis Dawn Wilson, 18, was arrested on a complaint of terroristic threats after her employer notified deputies about the concern of one of Wilson's coworkers.
CALDWELL — Bryan Lankford, one of the brothers convicted of killing a young couple camping in Idaho 36 years ago, claimed Monday that he himself was the sole killer.
On Labor Day weekend, Tyler Huffhines loaded a suitcase with $300,000 in cash and climbed aboard a plane to California.