Trumpa s public broadcasting cut would hit rural Americans the hardest
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 11:16:55 GMT
Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events A man carrying puppets of "Sesame Street" characters Kermit and Elmo holds a sign at the Capitol during the 2012 "Million Puppet March" in support of public broadcasting. President Trump's budget director had a blunt explanation for why the administration wanted to eliminate federal funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting: It was inappropriate, he said, to ask working-class Americans - such as "a coal miner in West Virginia" - to pay for programs like the CPB.
Armed burglary at Bellagio in Las Vegas sends panic through casino: media
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:55:43 GMT
The Bellagio Resort and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip was put on lockdown early on Saturday after an armed burglary of a high-end jewelry store sent panicked guests and gamblers running for the exits, local media reported and police said. Early reports on social media of shots being fired at the busy casino and hotel were false and there were no injuries, the Las Vegas Police Department said on Twitter.
Trump OKs Keystone XL pipeline
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:49:02 GMT
President Donald Trump greenlighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a "great day for American jobs" and siding with energy advocates over environmental groups in a heated debate over climate change. The presidential permit comes nearly a decade after Calgary-based TransCanada applied to build the $8 billion pipeline, which will snake from Canada through the United States.
North Dakotans governor approves concealed guns without permits
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:41:01 GMT
Chris and Marty Welch of Cadillac, Michigan, carry decorated Olympic Arms .223 pistols at a rally for supporters of Michigan's Open Carry law. North Dakotans will no longer need a permit to carry a concealed weapon after Republican Governor Doug Burgum signed legislation lifting restrictions, a victory for gun rights advocates that came a week after South Dakota's governor vetoed a similar bill.
Trump Approves Keystone Pipeline
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 09:30:16 GMT
Completion of the 1,700-mile Keystone XL pipeline is still far from a done deal, despite the Trump administration's approval of a key permit on Friday that reversed a decision by the Obama administration. Signing several documents related to construction and infrastructure, Trump suggested that the Keystone and Dakota Access pipelines would be made with US steel.
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