Democrats can limit social programs in reconciliation bill

[ad_1] WASHINGTON – Democrats face tortuous choices about which social programs to cut or eliminate altogether as they will have to cut $ 1 trillion, or even $ 2 trillion, from their social spending bill. While the numbers at the top of the page have attracted a lot of attention, there has been little public … Read more

What is Indigenous Peoples Day? Does it replace Columbus Day? Everything you need to know – USA TODAY

[ad_1] What is Indigenous Peoples Day? Does it replace Columbus Day? all you need to knowUNITED STATES TODAY Here’s what’s open and closed on Columbus DayCNN Colleges Across Country Celebrate “Indigenous Peoples Day” on Columbus DayFox news Columbus Day is not a holiday the United States – and Italian Americans – should celebrateNBC News Our … Read more

Mass shooting in Saint-Paul: Marquisha Wiley, woman killed, remembered as “brilliant, happy and united” – WCCO

[ad_1] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – We remember the young woman killed in the mass shooting early Sunday morning in a bar in Saint-Paul as “brilliant, joyful and united”. MORE: ‘Horrific’: Minnesota officials react to mass shooting at St. Paul bar A person close to the victim identified her on Sunday as Marquisha Wiley, a beloved animal … Read more

26-year-old Georgian police officer Dylan Harrison shot dead on his first shift

[ad_1] Alamo, Georgia – A man accused of shooting a Georgian police officer on his first shift with the department ambushed him in retaliation for an associate’s officer’s arrest hours earlier, the officials said. authorities Sunday evening. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said Damien Anthony Ferguson, 43, was charged with murder in the shooting death … Read more

Pentagon software director Nicolas Chaillan resigns

[ad_1] The former Pentagon software chief said he resigned because China had already won the technology war for global dominance – with some US government systems by comparison, at mere “kindergarten level.” Nicolas Chaillan, 37, told the Financial Times on Sunday that there were “good reasons to be angry” that the United States did not … Read more

Video shows police dragging black paraplegic from car – CNN

[ad_1] Video shows police dragging black paraplegic from carCNN Police dragged paraplegic from his car after he told them he couldn’t get outNPR Ohio Police investigate after man shouted “I’m a paraplegic” dragged from carBBC News FOP defends 2 Dayton officers who pull disabled man out of carHamilton Newspaper See full coverage on Google News … Read more

2 teenage girls among 4 victims of plane crash at Dekalb-Peachtree Airport – WSB-TV Channel 2

[ad_1] CHAMBLEE, Georgia – Four people killed in a plane crash at DeKalb-Peachtree Airport over the weekend have been identified. Channel 2 Action News was able to confirm the identity of the pilot and owner of the aircraft on Sunday. Jonathan Rosen, 47, reportedly transported his daughter, another child and a family friend from Atlanta … Read more

California oil spill: Huntington Beach to reopen

[ad_1] National and local beaches will open Monday at 6:00 a.m., just over a week after an oil pipeline spilled thousands of gallons of crude oil into the Pacific Ocean. Officials say they recovered at least 5,544 gallons of oil and 13.6 barrels of tar balls. They say in a worst-case scenario, more than 131,000 … Read more

State official refuses to resign after violent attack on homosexuality, trans people

[ad_1] North Carolina Lieutenant Governor Mark Robinson (right) backs comments he made over the summer targeting the LGBTQ community. “There’s no reason anyone anywhere in America should tell a kid about transgender, homosexuality, all that filth,” Robinson said during comments at Asbury Baptist Church in Seagrove, North Carolina, in June. “And yes, I called it … Read more

A mess of Trump gift exchanges

[ad_1] President Donald Trump meets King Salman of Saudi Arabia in Riyadh, May 20, 2017 (Stephen Crowley / The New York Times) The Saudi royal family showered Donald Trump and his entourage on his first trip abroad as president with dozens of gifts, including three dresses in white tiger and cheetah fur, and a dagger … Read more