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U.S. US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections
Author: 0 US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

The grizzly bear was first placed on the endangered species list in 1975, when the population was down to 136. The Fish and Wildlife Service tried to delist the bear in 2007, but was ordered by federal court decisions to reconsider its analysis because of a decline in white bark pine, a key bear food source that has been decimated by insects partly because of warmer temperatures in the region.

Author: 0 Record 16 freshmen taken in National Basketball Association draft's first round

Creighton's Justin Patton (23) is one of several one-and-done post players hoping to hear his name called today at the National Basketball Association draft in Brooklyn, N.Y., jo. And while some people — among them, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver — may think the one-and-done system needs to be revamped, Calipari disagrees. "We don't need that attention", Kentucky guard Malik Monk said.

U.S. Sky Sox leaving Colorado Springs for San Antonio in 2019
Author: 0 Sky Sox leaving Colorado Springs for San Antonio in 2019

The San Antonio Missions , the Padres current AA affiliate, will move 500 miles to Amarillo, but keep the same name. This, technically, is the shift of the Colorado Springs Sky Sox franchise to San Antonio . Louis Cardinals in Springfield, Missouri. The Gold Sox were members of the West Texas-New Mexico League from 1939-1942 and 1946-1955, the Western League from 1956-1958 and were members of the Texas League from 1959-1963, 1965-1974 and 1976-1982.

U.S. Senate GOP releases health care bill with deep cuts to Planned Parenthood
Author: 0 Senate GOP releases health care bill with deep cuts to Planned Parenthood

His decision to prosecute them was even criticized by liberal publications like the Los Angeles Times who, although supportive of Planned Parenthood , called his actions in an editorial "disturbingly aggressive" and "misplaced". They come to us for compassionate, affordable, high-quality health care. This bill would disproportionately impact women who already face unfair barriers to care, including low-income women and women of color.

U.S. Girl Who Helped Her Boyfriend Kill Himself Through Texts Convicted of Manslaughter
Author: 0 Girl Who Helped Her Boyfriend Kill Himself Through Texts Convicted of Manslaughter

During testimony, a psychiatrist and psychopharmacology expert, Dr. Peter R. Breggin, claimed Carter became a completely different person when she changed prescription medications in the months before Roy's death. "And can a person be found guilty of killing someone based exclusively on what she said in text messages?" According to a prosecutor, Carter "listened for 20 minutes as [Roy] cried in pain, took his last breath, and then died".

U.S. Longmont weather: High of 87 with a chance of afternoon storms
Author: 0 Longmont weather: High of 87 with a chance of afternoon storms

With a high near 88 and a low around 76, expect mostly cloudy conditions throughout the day and into the evening, the service said. Highs near 90. Winds: SW 5-15 miles per hour. Friday: Partly cloudy, becoming more humid. WEDNESDAY: Partly cloudy skies and warmer temperatures return, with a high temperature of 85 degrees.

U.S. FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting
Author: 0 FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Slater said while Hodgkinson did espouse anti-Republican views, all his writings were protected free speech and did not include threats. He was also known to frequent the local libraries in Alexandria. He was running low on money and his marriage wasn't going well, Slater said. TIMOTHY SLATER: He fired over 60 shots from the third base side of the field .

U.S. How the Republican health care bill changes Obamacare
Author: 0 How the Republican health care bill changes Obamacare

Commentary: Today, U.S. Senator Tom Udall released the following statement after Senate Republicans released their TrumpCare bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act . "They are not for repealing any ObamaCare taxes , so no, they don't want to work on this", he said . What will happen to costs for low-income people? Neither the House or Senate bill would remove that provision .

U.S. Digital Underground's Shock G Busted For Drugs In Wisconsin
Author: 0 Digital Underground's Shock G Busted For Drugs In Wisconsin

He posted a $100 bail upon his release. According to WEAU NEWS, a Rice Lake police officer pulled over a auto around 2 am as the license plate was listed to an unlicensed driver. Police would not elaborate what drug paraphernalia was discovered. On June 13, Shock G was taken to the Barron County Jail in Rice Lake, Wisconsin.

Author: 0 Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill — CHART

The bill passed by the House is remarkably unpopular with the public, and in the more than a month since it was passed, multiple Republican senators have sought to reassure their constituents that the upper chamber would produce a more acceptable proposal.

U.S. No autopsy for United States student detained by North Korea
Author: 0 No autopsy for United States student detained by North Korea

He and his predecessor/father, the late Kim Jong Il, have long ruled with fear and megalomania, and they taunt both the United States and South Korea , strengthened by a trade alliance with China. Pyongyang's official Rodong Sinmun newspaper claimed Trump was mulling a pre-emptive strike on North Korea to divert attention from a domestic political crisis, Agence France-Presse reported .

U.S. Census: US growing older and more racially diverse
Author: 0 Census: US growing older and more racially diverse

Census Bureau says. In recent years, demographers identified new immigration patterns to the state that are driven by an increase in the rate of immigrants moving here from Asia . Baby boomers began to reach retirement age in 2011 and at that time accounted for 12.4 percent of the US population. In stark contrast stood McPherson County, Nebraska, which was 99.6 percent white as of July 2016.

Author: 0 Senate GOP health bill: Tax cuts for rich

Obama was apparently echoing a concern from President Trump, who reportedly called the House version of the bill " mean ". Some Republican senators say the bill doesn't go far enough and are calling for a complete repeal. Like the House bill, the Senate measure would block federal payments to Planned Parenthood. KODJAK: But Caroline Pearson of the consulting firm Avalere Health says the bill bases its tax credits on lower-quality insurance.

Author: 0 USA bishops say Senate health care bill will 'wreak havoc' on families

Obama law: Raised taxes on upper-income people and health care companies to finance coverage expansion. It would also end the tax penalties under Mr Obama's law on people who do not buy insurance - the so-called individual mandate - and on larger firms that do not offer coverage to their employees.

Author: 0 Another leadership test for Pelosi, who's weathered many

Pelosi insists Democrats still have a shot at winning the majority in next year's midterm elections, saying, "The House remains in play now". House Democratic leaders are taking some comfort in coming in a close second for a seat that's always been firmly in GOP hands.

Author: 0 Obamacare replacement bill runs into Republican trouble

PEARSON: The protections around preexisting conditions are still in place in the Senate bill , but the waiver authority gives states options that could include limiting coverage for people with pre-existing conditions . Former President Barack Obama stepped back into the political arena Thursday to call on supporters to stop the Republican health care bill from becoming law.

U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to 'fair' condition after shooting
Author: 0 Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to 'fair' condition after shooting

He was in shock and "imminent risk of death" when he arrived, the hospital's chief trauma surgeon said. Scalise, 51, sustained injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in his left hip early on Wednesday at a baseball field in a suburb of Washington .

Author: 0 Senate GOP's Health Care Overhaul Would Bring 'Pain' to Americans: Obama

The Senate bill proposes repealing the 3.8 per cent net investment income tax on high earners retroactively to the start of 2017. But in a departure from the House's bill, states can't opt of regulations that now prevent insurers from charging people with pre-existing conditions more for their medical coverage.

Author: 0 Malik Monk drafted by Charlotte with the 11th overall pick

The Hornets later added small forward Dwayne Bacon from Florida State at No. 40 after trading down nine spots and picking up cash from New Orleans. Arizona's Lauri Markkanen , a 7-foot shooter from Finland, and Kentucky's Malik Monk , one of the top three-point shooters in college basketball , are also possibilities for the Magic at No.

Author: 0 Heavy Rains And Flooding As Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall

Tropical Storm Cindy sent drenching rain bands over the north Gulf Coast on Wednesday, swamping low-lying coastal roads and pushing a waterspout ashore in one beachfront community as residents from east Texas to the Florida Panhandle warily eyed the storm's slow crawl toward land.

Author: 0 Health care protesters dragged out of US Capitol

The Senate bill would give states the option of taking Medicaid coverage away from them, and forcing them onto an exchange-based plan that only covers 58 percent of their expected costs. Ending Obama's expansion has caused major rifts among GOP senators. But Medicaid has been eating up an ever-larger share of federal spending .

Author: 0 What's next on health care draft in Congress

The bill would phase out the extra money Obama's law provides to states that have expanded coverage under the federal-state Medicaid program for low-income people. It does eliminate taxes to wealthier Americans and entities like insurance and drug companies, monies which were used to help fund the ACA. LISA DESJARDINS: The Congressional Budget Office says it will have its analysis of the bill by early next week.

U.S. I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims
Author: 0 I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

Today numerous media, including Buzzfeed and ABC, reported that, according to sources close to Trump's legal team, Kasowitz plans to file a misconduct complaint against Comey with the Justice Department's Office of the Inspector General, as well as submit a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee about Comey's testimony and "other matters", the source said .

Author: 0 US Supreme Court to Hear Wisconsin Gerrymandering Case

The Supreme Court case comes as a result of a decision by a court in Wisconsin , which found that the state's Republican lawmakers had violated the Constitution's First Amendment as well as equal rights protections for citizens through partisan gerrymandering .