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June 22, 2017 7:02 AM History Lesson: How the Democrats pushed Obamacare through the Senate

“Twenty-five days of consecutive session on a bill that was partisan in the sense that Republicans were angry with it, but we still had the courage of our convictions to have a debate on the floor.” To highlight the secrecy of the GOP health-care deliberations, many Senate Democrats have pointed out that the debate over the Affordable Care Act was the second-longest 16

June 22, 2017 2:32 AM 'I just don't want a poor person': Trump explains why he added billionaire Wall Street execs to his cabinet

President Donald Trump offered some insight into why he added some Wall Street billionaires to his cabinet during a rally in Iowa Wednesday night. "So somebody said, 'Why did you appoint a rich person to be in charge of the economy," Trump said to a group of his supporters at the U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids. "I said, 'Because that's the kind of thinking 20

June 21, 2017 11:23 PM Uber is a Creature of an Industry Struggling to Grow Up

Many people in Silicon Valley believe that the way to be successful is to “move fast and break things.” Sometimes they end up breaking the very businesses they created, as anybody involved with Uber now knows. There’s a cautionary message in Travis Kalanick’s resignation as chief executive of Uber under pressure from investors who were responding to a series 14

June 21, 2017 10:56 PM The simple reason the Senate has been keeping its health-care plan a secret

Here's what we know right now about the health-care plan Senate Republicans are working on: They want to pass it next week. That's just about it, and all we can say for sure. While there have been some leaks and rumors about what might be in it, that's all they are. There haven't been any hearings or legislative text for anyone to analyze. It's been a backroom 25

June 21, 2017 10:35 PM US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections

WASHINGTON — U.S. officials sought Wednesday to underscore for lawmakers the threat Russia posed to the 2016 vote for the White House, outlining efforts to hack into election systems in 21 states and to fill the internet with misinformation during a divisive campaign season. Officials also revealed what appeared to be a breakdown in communications about 19

June 21, 2017 4:45 PM Officials declare states of emergency as flooding from Tropical Storm Cindy inundates South

People sit in a car and watch the waves on the shore of Lake Pontchartrain as weather from Tropical Storm Cindy, in the Gulf of Mexico, impacts the region in New Orleans, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) “It is critically important for everyone to stay informed by your local media, as well as updates being made on social media,” Edwards 24

June 21, 2017 3:39 PM 2017 Outlook: Rashad Jennings

Rashad Jennings remains a free agent as of late June, and so far the only thing he's done this offseason of note is compete on Dancing With the Stars. That doesn't mean his career is over, but we're not sure if an NFL team will take a chance on him at 32 and coming off a rough season with the Giants. He appeared in 13 games last season and had 181 carries 13

June 21, 2017 3:14 PM Police officer attacked in possible stabbing at Michigan airport, forcing evacuation

A police officer was attacked early Wednesday at Bishop International Airport. An airport in Michigan has been evacuated after a police officer was attacked and possibly stabbed in the neck on Wednesday. A witness told the Flint Journal he was dropping off his daughter at Bishop International Airport when he saw the injured officer. "The cop was on his hands 17

June 21, 2017 2:30 PM McDonald's grills up bacon mac n' cheese sandwich and 'corn cheese toastie' for Hong Kong menu

McDonald’s has introduced a couple of new sandwiches, and they're both hot off the grill. The fast food chain has recently debuted both a Bacon Mac and Cheese Toastie and a Corn and Cheese Champignon Toastie — "toastie" being the British term for a grilled sandwich — on the McDonald’s Hong Kong menu, reports Brand Eating. The Bacon Mac and Cheese Toastie 19

June 21, 2017 11:22 AM Tropical Storm Cindy Could Cause ‘Life-Threatening Flooding’ to Gulf Coast

NEW ORLEANS — From the Florida Panhandle to eastern Texas, residents and government officials along the northern Gulf Coast kept an eye on slow-moving Tropical Storm Cindy, which the National Weather Service said posed a threat of "life-threatening flash flooding." Rain bands from the weather disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico began pushing ashore Tuesday 15