Obama attacks Senate health bill as "massive transfer of wealth to rich"

New York [U.S.], June 23 : Former President Barack Obama on Thursday severely criticized the proposed GOP Senate health-care bill that dismantles the Affordable Care Act, also known as...

Jun 22, 2017 10:44 AM | Newsscroll

Four GOP senators to oppose current Republican health care bill

Washington D.C. [United States], June 23 : Four conservative Republican senators have announced that they will not vote for the current version of GOP bill repealing ObamaCare. Senators...

Jun 22, 2017 7:52 AM | Newsscroll

U.S. Senate passes Russia sanctions bill

Washington D.C. [USA], June 16 : The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed a bill slapping Russia with new sanctions that also gives Congress the power to review any White House attempts to roll them...

Jun 15, 2017 9:41 AM | Newsscroll

US Senate passes Russian sanctions amendment

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 15 The US Senate has overwhelmingly passed an amendment to strengthen and expand the current sanctions against Russia, sending a "strong" signal to President Vladimir...

Jun 15, 2017 10:14 AM | Newsscroll

Top Republican lawmaker shot during baseball practice session

(Eds: Updates with fresh inputs and quotes)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 14 A top Republican lawmaker and two police officers were among five people injured when a rifle-wielding man sprayed bullets...

Jun 14, 2017 10:54 PM | Newsscroll

Republican lawmaker shot at during baseball practice session

(Eds: Updates with gunman dead, Trump's address)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 14 A top Republican lawmaker and several congressional aides were injured when a gunman sprayed bullets on them as they...

Jun 14, 2017 9:39 PM | Newsscroll

Top Republican lawmaker shot at congressional baseball

practiceBy Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 14 A top Republican lawmaker was shot at and several Congressional aides were injured as a rifle-wielding gunman opened fire while they were practising for an...

Jun 14, 2017 8:21 PM | Newsscroll

Senator Paul calls Virginia shooting a 'killing field'

Virginia [U.S.], June 14 : "It would have been a massacre without Capitol Hill Police. Nobody would have survived, 'it was a killing field' because nobody had weapons to shoot back." Kentucky...

Jun 13, 2017 9:24 PM | Newsscroll

Virginia Shooting:Trump hopes full recovery of Scalise

Virginia [U.S.], June 14 : US. President Donald Trump condemned the Virginia shooting incident and hoped that injured Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana will fully recover. Trump tweeted,...

Jun 13, 2017 9:24 PM | Newsscroll

Senate heads toward showdown vote on Saudi arms sale

Washington, Jun 13 The Senate is heading toward a showdown vote over President Donald Trump's proposed weapons sale to Saudi Arabia.A vote is expected this afternoon on whether to block the sale of...

Jun 13, 2017 11:57 PM | Newsscroll