Health Care

Republican senator says Republican health care bill is too Republican
- June 25, 2017

Capitol Police first asked people to stop demonstrating, then began arresting and carrying away those who refused. "Any federal legislator who votes for this bill and says, oh I didn't cut Medicaid , I just sent it back to the states-that whole deliberately misleading", he added. (more...)
GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling
- June 22, 2017

Many Democrats have referred to the AHCA as "Trumpcare". And another conservative, Sen. Reuters reports that the Democrats took turns to rebuke the closed door meetings that Republicans have been holding to formulate modalities for replacement of Obamacare . (more...)
Lakers split on Lonzo Ball, Josh Jackson at No. 2 Lakers split on Lonzo Ball, Josh Jackson at No. 2
- June 16, 2017

The top two picks annually square off against one another with the Lakers having played Philadelphia 76ers and Jahlil Okafor two years ago and Ben Simmons and the 76ers last season. It'll be interesting to see where the Lakers select Lonzo. As such, the fit with Russell is important-if the Lakers don't make a trade, of course. The Lonzo to the Lakers talk has been big for months - ever since LaVar said his son wouldn't play for any other franchise . (more...)
Ref's early whistle costs Predators a goal in Game 6
- June 12, 2017

When the moment was appropriately captured, he skated over to collect his latest hardware. "Opportunities like this, they don't come around often, so you want to make the majority", Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby said. 1 and 2 in playoff scoring since the league's 2005 lockout, and they were world-beaters again this year. "To be able to do this, it's really rewarding". (more...)
Federal Grand Jury Indicts Accused NSA Leaker Reality Winner
- June 10, 2017

Reality Leigh Winner, 25, is accused of passing the top secret National Security Agency report to The Intercept last month while working with Pluribus International Corp, which provides analytical services for US defense and intelligence. (more...)
United States should not stockpile cyber weapons, Microsoft says United States should not stockpile cyber weapons, Microsoft says
- May 17, 2017

The attack mostly impacted computers in Europe and Asia and for the most part spared North America. But one major company, Hitachi, said it was experiencing difficulties with its email system. We are taking the highly unusual step of providing a security update for all customers to protect Windows platforms that are in custom support only, including Windows XP, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2003. (more...)