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Rep. Maxine Waters claps back at Bill O'Reilly after hair insult

Rep. Maxine Waters claps back at Bill O’Reilly after hair insult

Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly made some controversial comments about a African-American Congresswoman’s hair. Veuer’s Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that story and the host’s apology. Buzz60 Fox News host Bill O’Reilly said Tuesday he was distracted by Rep.

Poll: Half of Americans believe Russia meddled in election

Poll: Half of Americans believe Russia meddled in election

March 29 (UPI) –Half of Americans believe Russia meddled in the 2016 presidential campaign, a CBS News Poll released Wednesday indicates. As the Senate and House intelligence committees, and FBI get underway into an investigation of Russia’s alleged …

6 Changes The Trump Administration Can Still Make To Obamacare

6 Changes The Trump Administration Can Still Make To Obamacare

After seven years of trying, Republicans failed to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act last week. That doesn’t mean the health care drama is over, though. House Speaker Paul Ryan this week told donors that the party is “going to keep getting at this …

Protests erupt at Sacramento town hall meeting as ICE director answers questions about immigration enforcement

Protests erupt at Sacramento town hall meeting as ICE director answers questions about immigration enforcement

A day after California lawmakers decried a renewed call from U.S. Atty. Gen Jeff Sessions to strip so-called sanctuary cities of federal funds, an appearance Tuesday by the director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement at a Sacramento town hall meeting …

Study finds heroin use on the rise, especially among whites

Study finds heroin use on the rise, especially among whites

March 29 (UPI) –Research at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health has found that heroin use and heroin use disorder has increased during the last decade. The study, published in JAMA Psychiatry, showed the greatest increase in heroin use …

Bridgegate Scandal: Christie Ally Bill Baroni Gets Two Years in Prison

Bridgegate Scandal: Christie Ally Bill Baroni Gets Two Years in Prison

A former ally of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was sentenced to two years in prison Wednesday for engineering lane closures at the George Washington Bridge as alleged retaliation against a Democratic mayor who didn’t endorse the governor. Bill Baroni, who …

Puerto Rico man bites off head of girlfriend's puppy, gets 7 years of jail

Puerto Rico man bites off head of girlfriend’s puppy, gets 7 years of jail

SAN JUAN – A man in Puerto Rico will serve seven years in prison for biting off the head of a Chihuahua and punching his girlfriend. The two-month old puppy died instantly, El Vocero reported. According to the paper, the couple had been living together …

Arkansas Faces Lawsuits Over Plan To Kill 8 Men In 10 Days

Arkansas Faces Lawsuits Over Plan To Kill 8 Men In 10 Days

Arkansas’ plan to execute eight death-row prisoners within 10 days next month has been attacked as cruel and unusual in two federal lawsuits. Suits filed Monday and Tuesday seek preliminary injunctions halting the four double executions scheduled from …

Former Obama official discloses rush to get intelligence on Trump team

Former Obama official discloses rush to get intelligence on Trump team

A former top Obama administration official has acknowledged efforts by her colleagues to gather intelligence on Trump team ties to Russia before Donald Trump took office and to conceal the sources of that intelligence from the incoming administration.

Judge Gags Victims in Sex-Abuse Case Against Dr. Larry Nassar

Judge Gags Victims in Sex-Abuse Case Against Dr. Larry Nassar

A Michigan judge hearing a case against a disgraced gymnastics doctor issued a gag order on Tuesday, limiting what accusers and their lawyers can say about the sexual-abuse scandal. Attorneys for Dr. Larry Nassar, who is accused of molesting more than 80 …

Laurentian Adds Advisers as Branches Turn Into ‘Financial Clinics’

Laurentian Adds Advisers as Branches Turn Into ‘Financial Clinics’

Laurentian Bank of Canada intends to double the number of financial advisers and commercial account managers by 2020 as part of a plan to transform the Quebec lender from its traditional banking roots. Laurentian, which for most of its 170-year history …

Woman strikes Capitol Police cruiser, taken into custody

Woman strikes Capitol Police cruiser, taken into custody

The incident occurred near the Botanic Gardens. A District of Columbia police spokeswoman, Margarita Mikhaylova, says it’s possible that an officer fired shots. There were no immediate reports of injuries. D.C. fire department spokesman Doug Buchanan says …

Nordea 'Very Active' in U.S. Money Market as Reform Deters Banks

Nordea ‘Very Active’ in U.S. Money Market as Reform Deters Banks

The biggest Nordic bank is among an elite group of issuers undeterred by the most dramatic reform to hit the U.S. money market in over three decades. While some European lenders have found it hard to access the dollar market since new regulations went into …

London Stock Exchange CEO Watches His Biggest Merger Bet Die

London Stock Exchange CEO Watches His Biggest Merger Bet Die

The biggest deal in former Goldman trader Xavier Rolet’s career is dead, and so are his plans for imminent retirement. While Rolet, chief executive officer of the London Stock Exchange Group Plc, has pulled off a string of successful deals, his quest …

Undermining Obamacare Would Cause A Lot Of Pain In Trump Territory

Undermining Obamacare Would Cause A Lot Of Pain In Trump Territory

If President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress want to undermine the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, they’re going to be wreaking havoc in the places their voters call home. In counties with just one or two insurers offering coverage …

Reality Check On Trump Calling For Bipartisanship On Health Care

Reality Check On Trump Calling For Bipartisanship On Health Care

The fallout from Friday’s Republican health care bill collapse is still trying to be understood. Right after the bill was pulled, President Trump teased that he wanted to work with Democrats and believed a bipartisan bill would be possible. But it wasn’t …

Brexit News: Sterling Climbs, Shares Fall After UK Makes Formal Divorce From EU

Brexit News: Sterling Climbs, Shares Fall After UK Makes Formal Divorce From EU

Sterling hit the day’s high on Wednesday in volatile trade while shares in British companies slipped after British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Council President Donald Tusk said Britain had formally triggered its divorce from the EU. May’s …

Shots fired near Capitol, suspect in custody: Police

Shots fired near Capitol, suspect in custody: Police

Shots were fired this morning near the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. U.S. Capitol Police responded to the area at Washington Ave and Independence Ave, which is located near the U.S. Botanic Garden and the Rayburn House Office Building. The female …

Trump claims that health care deal is ‘easy’ despite earlier implosion

Trump claims that health care deal is ‘easy’ despite earlier implosion

Four days after blaming Democrats for the failure of the Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare — and vowing to let his predecessor’s signature health care law “explode” — President Trump told a roomful of senators that he expects …

Killing of 3 teens during burglary may test Oklahoma 'stand your ground' law

Killing of 3 teens during burglary may test Oklahoma ‘stand your ground’ law

Three teen burglary suspects were shot and killed Monday by a homeowner’s son armed with an assault rifle in Oklahoma – which has a “stand your ground” law – and the alleged getaway driver in the case was arrested on felony murder and other charges …

IS holds terrified civilians as human shields in Syrian city

IS holds terrified civilians as human shields in Syrian city

BEIRUT (AP) — Residents of the northern Syrian city of Raqqa live in terror, trapped as a massive human shield in the Islamic State’s de facto capital ahead of the final battle with U.S.-backed opposition forces for the militant group’s last major urban …

Driver rams into Capitol Police cruisers as car chase ends by Hill

Driver rams into Capitol Police cruisers as car chase ends by Hill

A police car-chase has ended with the suspect driving into Capitol Police cruisers and other vehicles near Capitol Hill, in the latest security scare in the nation’s capital. The suspect is now in custody. The incident began at about 9:30 a.m. when police …

Driver tried to hit Capitol Police officers, officials say

Driver tried to hit Capitol Police officers, officials say

A police car-chase has ended with a suspect trying to hit Capitol Police and other vehicles – as well as officers – near Capitol Hill. The suspect is now in custody. The incident began at about 9:30 a.m. when police began chasing a vehicle near the …

Shots fired outside House office building on Capitol Hill

Shots fired outside House office building on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON – Police opened fire on a suspect who crashed into a police cruiser outside a House office building on Capitol Hill Wednesday morning, police said. The suspect is now in custody. Capitol Police said a driver struck a police cruiser near 1st and …

Seth Meyers Claims Donald Trump Is 'The Dude' From 'Big Lebowski'

Seth Meyers Claims Donald Trump Is ‘The Dude’ From ‘Big Lebowski’

Nunes was a one-man show last week, holding a press conference to claim that there was evidence that Trump officials were surveilled by the government. He even took the information to the president before going to his own committee. Meyers said Trump took …

Lamar Odom Breaks Silence On Las Vegas Brothel Night

Lamar Odom Breaks Silence On Las Vegas Brothel Night

Lamar Odom might not officially be connected to the Kardashian family tree any longer, but he apparently picked up a few things from time spent in Calabasas. Lesson one? How to score a splashy cover story and rehabilitate your image. The former Los …

Deadly Oklahoma home invasion: Getaway driver planned break-in, prosecutors say

Deadly Oklahoma home invasion: Getaway driver planned break-in, prosecutors say

The woman who acted as the getaway driver for three intruders shot and killed after they broke into an Oklahoma home knew about the house and planned the burglary herself, prosecutors said Tuesday, as the identities of the shooter and the would-be burglars …

Poll on Trump, Russia meddling, as Devin Nunes digs in

Poll on Trump, Russia meddling, as Devin Nunes digs in

President Trump’s overall job approval rating remains largely unchanged, underpinned by continuing strong support from Republicans who don’t appear to blame him for the failed health care bill, a CBS News Poll shows. We also asked Americans for their …

Emma Thompson Says Weight Pressure In Film Is 'Evil' And 'Getting Worse'

Emma Thompson Says Weight Pressure In Film Is ‘Evil’ And ‘Getting Worse’

Actress Emma Thompson said the pressure to be thin is plaguing the film business more than ever. “It’s evil what’s happening and what’s going on out there, and it’s getting worse,” she said on the Swedish talk show Skavlan last week.

Making ‘Brexit’ Official, U.K. Wades Into a Thorny Thicket

Making ‘Brexit’ Official, U.K. Wades Into a Thorny Thicket

LONDON — In one of the most consequential diplomatic events in Britain since World War II, Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday sent formal notice of the country’s intention to withdraw from the European Union, starting a tortuous two-year divorce …

Rep. Maxine Waters claps back at Bill O'Reilly after hair insult

Rep. Maxine Waters claps back at Bill O’Reilly after hair insult

Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly made some controversial comments about a African-American Congresswoman’s hair. Veuer’s Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that story and the host’s apology. Buzz60 Fox News host Bill O’Reilly said Tuesday he was distracted by Rep.

Russell Crowe Shuts Down Body-Shamers In One Strong Tweet

Russell Crowe Shuts Down Body-Shamers In One Strong Tweet

It’s good to have fans in your corner. The Huffington Post has reached out to a Crowe rep. Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Tom Hanks, Tracy Morgan, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Michael Moore, Padma Lakshmi and a whole host of other stars are teaming up for Stand for …

Trump administration: Healthcare replacement may be revived

Trump administration: Healthcare replacement may be revived

March 29 (UPI) –Another attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act is in the works, after a vote on a bill was abruptly canceled last week, the Trump administration says. Both Ryan and Trump said the ACA would remain in force, but Republicans …

John Legend Takes Over Public Piano For Impromptu Gig At London Train Station

John Legend Takes Over Public Piano For Impromptu Gig At London Train Station

I’m too short to film @johnlegend playing the piano at St Pancras, so took a photo of people doing that instead pic.twitter.com/3IOnF78qme

It's On: Britain's Countdown To Brexit Set To Begin

It’s On: Britain’s Countdown To Brexit Set To Begin

It’s official: Britain will have just two years to complete negotiations with the European Union until it must withdraw from the bloc through a “Brexit.” Prime Minister Theresa May made history Tuesday evening as she penned a divorce letter from the …

Floods, tornadoes likely in South; 3 storm chasers killed in collision

Floods, tornadoes likely in South; 3 storm chasers killed in collision

March 29 (UPI) –The National Weather Service warned severe weather including hail, damaging winds, heavy rain, flash floods and tornadoes was move eastward through Texas and Oklahoma on Wednesday after causing damage overnight. The weather system damaged …

In historic break, Britain gives formal notice it is leaving the European Union

In historic break, Britain gives formal notice it is leaving the European Union

LONDON — A little over nine months after British voters chose to withdraw from the European Union, Britain took a decisive — and likely irreversible — step Wednesday toward leaving a partnership that has bound the country to the continent for nearly …

Brexit: Prime Minister May Is Triggering U.K.'s Exit From EU Today

Brexit: Prime Minister May Is Triggering U.K.’s Exit From EU Today

British Prime Minister Theresa May is beginning the formal process of unraveling the U.K.’s membership in the European Union Wednesday, signing a letter that affirms the rift. May will also address the House of Commons about the Brexit that voters embraced …

Wednesday's Morning Email: Understanding The Congressional Vote On Your Web History

Wednesday’s Morning Email: Understanding The Congressional Vote On Your Web History

THE GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE IS LOOKING INTO TRUMP “The main independent investigative arm of Congress will dig into whether President Trump has set up proper security precautions at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida and if his hotel business …

Bodies of two U.N. workers found in Democratic Republic of Congo

Bodies of two U.N. workers found in Democratic Republic of Congo

March 29 (UPI) –The United Nations confirmed the remains of two bodies found in the Democratic Republic of Congo were those of two U.N. workers missing since earlier in the month. Michael Sharp, of the United States, and Zaida Catalan, of Sweden, working …

'Bones' Series Finale Takes Us On A Roller-Coaster Ride Of Panic

’Bones’ Series Finale Takes Us On A Roller-Coaster Ride Of Panic

After 12 seasons and 246 episodes, the Fox show closed its doors Tuesday night, leaving fans with a lot more answers than questions. Despite it all, Kovac is still on the loose and Bones needs to help find him and his accomplice. She works with Angela …

Woman Hits Police Car Near Capitol, Arrested

Woman Hits Police Car Near Capitol, Arrested

London Attack & Border Patrol Power: VICE News Tonight Full Episode (HBO)

London Attack & Border Patrol Power: VICE News Tonight Full Episode (HBO)

Price Questioned on NIH Cuts, Obamacare Repeal

Price Questioned on NIH Cuts, Obamacare Repeal

Raw: Driver Hits US Capitol Cop Car, Shots Fired

Raw: Driver Hits US Capitol Cop Car, Shots Fired

President Trump Rolls Back Obama Climate Policies

President Trump Rolls Back Obama Climate Policies

UK's May Signs Letter Triggering Leave from EU

UK’s May Signs Letter Triggering Leave from EU

Tar Heels in Phoenix for NCAA Final Four

Tar Heels in Phoenix for NCAA Final Four

Raw: Storms Hit Texas, Crash Kills 3 Chasers

Raw: Storms Hit Texas, Crash Kills 3 Chasers

Internet Browsing Privacy At Center Of Capitol Hill Fight | NBC Nightly News

Internet Browsing Privacy At Center Of Capitol Hill Fight | NBC Nightly News

Activists Fight Online Trolling by Hate Groups

Activists Fight Online Trolling by Hate Groups

98-Year-Old Stays Young With Yoga, Ballroom Dancing | NBC Nightly News

98-Year-Old Stays Young With Yoga, Ballroom Dancing | NBC Nightly News

Paul Manafort-Linked Accounts On Cyprus Raised Red Flag (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News

Paul Manafort-Linked Accounts On Cyprus Raised Red Flag (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News

Hillary Clinton Gives First Post-Election Speech

Hillary Clinton Gives First Post-Election Speech

African Crisis Looming Over Threat of Famine

African Crisis Looming Over Threat of Famine

Tenn. Teen-Teacher Relationship Not a 'Romance'

Tenn. Teen-Teacher Relationship Not a ‘Romance’

Former Gymnasts Tell Senate Of Abuse

Former Gymnasts Tell Senate Of Abuse

Judge OKs Plan to Fix 18,000 Flint Water Lines

Judge OKs Plan to Fix 18,000 Flint Water Lines

President Trump Signs Executive Order Rolling Back Obama-Era Climate Change Policy | NBC News

President Trump Signs Executive Order Rolling Back Obama-Era Climate Change Policy | NBC News

Powerful Cyclone Hits Northeast Australia

Powerful Cyclone Hits Northeast Australia

Spicer to WH Reporter: 'Stop Shaking Your Head'

Spicer to WH Reporter: ‘Stop Shaking Your Head’

NFL Players Push For Criminal Justice Reform

NFL Players Push For Criminal Justice Reform

Former Gymnasts Give Emotional Testimony About Sexual Abuse | NBC News

Former Gymnasts Give Emotional Testimony About Sexual Abuse | NBC News

Why Trump's Approval Rating Matters to Congress

Why Trump’s Approval Rating Matters to Congress

How Nick Ut's Photo 'Napalm Girl' Changed The Vietnam War | NBC News

How Nick Ut’s Photo ‘Napalm Girl’ Changed The Vietnam War | NBC News

US Coast Guard Offloads Seized Cocaine

US Coast Guard Offloads Seized Cocaine

Ireland Abortions & Refugees in Turkey: VICE News Tonight Full Episode (HBO)

Ireland Abortions & Refugees in Turkey: VICE News Tonight Full Episode (HBO)

Why the 'Pink Tax' has women seeing red

Why the ‘Pink Tax’ has women seeing red

Ryan: House to Take Another Crack at Health Care

Ryan: House to Take Another Crack at Health Care

Sex positive is more than a buzzword

Sex positive is more than a buzzword

Freedom Caucus Defector Calls for Bipartisanship

Freedom Caucus Defector Calls for Bipartisanship

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