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Republicans propose $1.6B measure to fund Trump's wall

Republicans propose $1.6B measure to fund Trump's wall

It was only back in May that the government has passed a bill to keep things up and running, however, this bill failed to contain any funding for the wall and was quite certainly not well received by the public that was expecting the promised $1.5 billion in funds for border security .


Conservatives wary of Senate health-care bill

Conservatives wary of Senate health-care bill

However, Sen. Mike Lee , the Utah Republican who was working on the amendment with Cruz, tweeted later that what he was crafting with Cruz was not in the bill, although "something based on it has" been added to the legislation. "That's where we need to be looking and I'm not sure this bill quite gets us there", Capito said. With opposition growing, and McConnell postponing the Senate's August recess by two weeks to allow more time to bring skeptical lawmakers on board and salvage ...


Men Sexually Assault and Rob Woman at Gunpoint in Queens, Police Say

Men Sexually Assault and Rob Woman at Gunpoint in Queens, Police Say

The NYPD identified them after watching surveillance recovered from the neighborhood. The incident happened around 11pm local time (5am BST) on Liberty Avenue near 150th Street in Jamaica. She reportedly told them she had HIV, but that didn't deter them. "There are just mean, hooligan guys who wanted to rob and sleep with somebody", the victim said of her tormentors.


Families distraught as Flint funeral home shuts down over maggots, rotting bodies

Families distraught as Flint funeral home shuts down over maggots, rotting bodies

A statement issued by spokesman Bob Berg said the elder Swanson's business includes two funeral homes in Detroit and one in Pontiac. "The (Flint) license is held by Swanson's Funeral Home, Inc". A MI funeral home has been shut down after receiving fines and complaints for more than 10 years. Officials found 10 bodies being stored in cardboard cremation containers inside the facility.


Twitter Had a Field Day With Kellyanne Conway's Flash Cards

Twitter Had a Field Day With Kellyanne Conway's Flash Cards

One says " Conclusion? Collusion " and the other " Illusion Delusion ". "I thought we'd have some fun with words; Sesame's Grover word of the day, perhaps", she added, comparing herself to the lovable, furry blue Muppet from " Sesame Street " who taught the difference between "near" and "far".



European Union says Brexit talks could fail after Johnson's 'go whistle' remarks

Barnier also said that those rights - along with the so-called "divorce payment" and border issues - must be dealt with before future UK-EU trade agreement could be discussed. In an interview with The Guardian newspaper on Thursday, Labour's Brexit spokesman, Keir Starmer, said he was putting the government "on notice" that the official opposition party would not support the Repeal Bill in its current form.