Economy

The show returns with a live episode Saturday night hosted by McCarthy herself. and it's bound to be chockful of Spicer spoofs. McCarthy came on as both a figurative and literal comedic hurricane in February when she first introduced her gum-chewing, Super Soaker wielding, run-you-down-with-a-lectern White House Press Secretary.
  • Relations warm between United States and Australia

    Relations warm between United States and Australia

    Economy

    President ", Sanders said when he was shown video of the president's remarks while appearing on MSNBC. The US is the only developed country that does not provide minimum health coverage for every citizen and taxpayer, with the exception of Medicare (for retirees) and Medicaid (for low-income earners), which could also suffer cutbacks under Trump.
  • Judge Overrules Prosecutor, Orders Charges Brought Against Conductor in Philly Amtrak Crash

    Economy

    The statute of limitations for reckless endangerment charges runs out on today. Attorney Richard Sprague speaks with members of the media during a news conference in Philadelphia , Thursday, May 11, 2017. Philadelphia prosecutors announced earlier in the week that they couldn't prove Bostian acted with "conscious disregard" when he accelerated the train to 106 miles per hour on a curved stretch of track where the speed limit was 50 miles per hour.
  • African Americans and the Affordable Care Act

    African Americans and the Affordable Care Act

    Economy

    I pledged to keep these provisions in the bill , and delivered on that pledge. "The bill passed in the U.S. House by a margin of 217 to 213". "The bill as passed by the House has virtually no chance of passage in the Senate", Hobson says.
  • Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) EVP Craig L. Silliman Sells 610 Shares

    Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) EVP Craig L. Silliman Sells 610 Shares

    Economy

    Shares of Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $47.90 and a 200-day moving average price of $49.55. They now have a United States dollars 50 price target on the stock. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 5 analysts of Thomson Reuters, no analyst given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Verizon Communications presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $53.70.
  • Video shows altercation between 2 Southwest Airlines passengers

    Economy

    The rough exchange was caught on video . "But the union says, well, you're just as profitable as they are, so why not?" said Seth Kaplan, of Airline Weekly. The stewardess was cleaning at the front. "The taller guy gets his feet under him", he said. The wrestling turns to punching as the two roll over onto another seat and fall on top of a flight attendant who was trying to intervene.
  • BoE Leaves Its Bank Rate At 0.25%, Maintains Bond Purchases At £435B

    BoE Leaves Its Bank Rate At 0.25%, Maintains Bond Purchases At £435B

    Economy

    The Bank of England has trimmed its 2017 GDP growth forecast from 2.0% to 1.9%, slightly lifted the GDP growth projection for 2018 and 2019 to 1.7% and 1.8%, respectively. "So this is going to be a more challenging time for British households over the course of this year, real income growth - to use our terminology - will be negative".
  • Japan strongly protests North Korea firing of ballistic missile: Suga

    Economy

    The missile was launched near Kusung and landed in the Sea of Japan. A Japanese government source said the government is analyzing the possibility the missile is of a new type. The North attempted but failed to test-launch ballistic missiles four consecutive times in the past two months but has conducted a variety of missile testing since the beginning of previous year at an unprecedented pace.
  • All black everything for Celtics before Game 6 at Wizards

    All black everything for Celtics before Game 6 at Wizards

    Economy

    Borrowing a page from their opponent's style playbook, the Boston Celtics showed up wearing black clothes ahead of Game 6 of their playoff series against the Washington Wizards. Washington is 6-0 at home during the playoffs and 5-0 at home against Boston this season.Boston F Jae Crowder had 10 points. Washington's last victory in Boston came on April 16, 2014.
  • Oil eases, near weakest since late March on small US stocks decline

    Oil eases, near weakest since late March on small US stocks decline

    Economy

    Non-OPEC producers such as Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Brunei , Equatorial Guinea, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Mexico, Oman, Russia, Sudan, and South Sudan agreed to reduce output by 558,000 bpd starting from January 1, 2017 for six months, extendable for another six months, to take into account prevailing market conditions and prospects.
  • Stamping out hunger with letter carriers

    Stamping out hunger with letter carriers

    Economy

    During the annual food drive, residents left bags of nonperishable food near their mailboxes, and it was collected by mail carriers on their routes Saturday. We are told summertime is when donations tend to be slow. Families are in greater need when children are out of school. From here it gets delivered to Springfield Rescue Mission to stock the shelves, and nothing gets wasted.