• Happy Cinco de Mayo! Here are 5 facts about the day
Happy Cinco de Mayo! Here are 5 facts about the day

The Cinco de Mayo and Seis Adoption Fiesta is valid only and 6, 2017, so visit the Humane Society of Central Oregon (61170 SE 27 St., Bend)! You can start with $5 margaritas, or go for the low-sodium option of the $3 Corona special - and if you are with your amigos, grab a $15 bucket of the golden Mexican lager.

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  • Immigrants plan May Day rallies buoyed by Trump opposition
Immigrants plan May Day rallies buoyed by Trump opposition

Marches are planned in cities spanning from Santa Rosa to San Diego. But it takes time for many of those arrested to make their way through the deportation process, immigration lawyers say. Almost a hundred days into his administration, President Trump has drastically reduced the flow of immigration, both legal and illegal, into the U.S.

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  • Gov Walker tries to help Wisconsin dairy farmers
Gov Walker tries to help Wisconsin dairy farmers

Milk continues to be readily available for Midwest cheesemakers, according to Dairy Market News, and a number of recently cut-off milk producers will be sending their milk into Midwest cheese vats due to actions by the Canadian government. Opening the Canadian border is important to New York's dairy farmers. Johnson's grandfather settled near La ...

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  • Netflix series '13 Reasons Why' sparks conversation about mental health
Netflix series '13 Reasons Why' sparks conversation about mental health

She encourages parents to ask their children if they've watched the show, and then have a discussion about it. "If you have a kid who is struggling or is some years out from a mental health issue-anyone who's had a suicide attempt or become suicidal-they should just stay away from this show", Moutier said.

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  • Protestors clash with police in France over election results
Protestors clash with police in France over election results

Centrist Macron, far-right leader Le Pen advance to French presidential runoff after major opponents concede defeat. June's legislative elections also pose a challenge for Macron, who wants to win a parliamentary majority with his brand-new party "En Marche!" It sets up a battle between Mr Macron's optimistic vision of a tolerant France with ...

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  • 'Girls' finale labors to find an ending
'Girls' finale labors to find an ending

And while courtship of the under-30 set in NY is dominated by online dating and an allergy to long-term commitment, the relationships on "Girls" proceeded with nary a Tinder swipe - and not one, but two characters involved in quickie marriages.

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  • South Carolina wins 1st national title, beats Miss St 67-55
South Carolina wins 1st national title, beats Miss St 67-55

But while either the Bulldogs or Gamecocks will win a first-ever title Sunday night, Schaefer knows how loaded CT is, well beyond the current contingent, for next season. Collier? Played 15 minutes in that game and was 2-for-3. Before he left to address the media, he thanked his team, specifically the seniors, for believing in the process.

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  • FSU, South Carolina set for Elite Eight rematch
FSU, South Carolina set for Elite Eight rematch

She scored eight points in the third quarter after Wilson played just 22 seconds before sitting with her third foul. On Friday, the Gamecocks hammered Baylor by 20 points in the Sweet 16. Justin Jackson has at least 15 points, five rebounds and three assists in each NCAA tournament game and was a key factor in shutting down the three-point attacks ...

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  • NCAA Tournament: Elite Eight teams set for weekend matchups
NCAA Tournament: Elite Eight teams set for weekend matchups

Jordan Mathews and Josh Perkins scored 11 apiece. Trevon Bluiett leads the way with 10 points. And, they are here and are now the lowest seeded team in the Sweet 16. Those are the shoes that White, who had never been coached an NCAA tournament game until he squared off with East Tennessee State on March 16th of this year, had to fill.

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  • House GOP Tweaks Health Care Bill with Eye to Helping Seniors
House GOP Tweaks Health Care Bill with Eye to Helping Seniors

Under the GOP plan, older people who are not yet eligible for Medicare stand to be the biggest losers. As House Republicans prepare this week to vote on the American Health Care Act ― the legislation that would repeal the Affordable Care Act ― congressional leadership is doing what leadership often does when scrambling to secure votes: offering l...

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  • Reed agrees Republican health plan would cover fewer people
Reed agrees Republican health plan would cover fewer people

What's worse , the group primarily responsible for putting Trump in office-those over 50-would be paying more for health insurance, according to projections from the nonpartisan CBO. The proposed legislation provides a basis for forging a solution, and the hard-liners in both parties should recognize the urgency of getting something done before th...

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  • We're wondering about the future of health care
We're wondering about the future of health care

It's made health care coverage available to millions of Americans who previously couldn't afford it, expanded eligibility for Medicaid , blocked limits on benefits and assured that health insurance eligibility can't be denied based on preexisting conditions.

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  • Paul Ryan
Paul Ryan "can't answer" how many people will lose insurance under Trumpcare

Mario Molina, president and chief executive of Molina Healthcare, an insurer that covers about 3.5 million Medicaid recipients in 12 states and Puerto Rico. The bill is being opposed by the state's all-Democratic delegation, even though many of its members also favor repealing the device tax. "Who knows what that 60-year-old wants?" Families co...

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  • Sam Warburton upbeat ahead of Wales v Ireland in Six Nations
Sam Warburton upbeat ahead of Wales v Ireland in Six Nations

In 134 rugby test matches between the two countries - the first of which coming 1871, England have won 74 whilst Scotland have won 42. George North's two wondrous tries handed Wales a deserved and hard-fought victory over Ireland on Friday evening (10 March).

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  • Planned Parenthood rejects Trump proposal to stop abortion services
Planned Parenthood rejects Trump proposal to stop abortion services

Planned Parenthood now receives 40% of its operating budget-or around $500 million-from the federal government, none of which can be used for abortion services thanks to the Hyde Amendment . Their pro-abortion bill comes in reaction to federal legislation that would defund the abortion giant of almost half a billion tax dollars each year.

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  • India vs Australia: Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane Give Hosts Hope
India vs Australia: Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane Give Hosts Hope

The Marsh brothers batted together for three overs before paceman Sharma got his first wicket of the match with a ball that kept low and hit Mitch Marsh (0) just in front of leg stump. But it was against the run of play that O'Keefe dismissed Rahul (51) as Smith picked a blinder at first slip. On Sunday, they let off Shaun Marsh on 14 by not revi...

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  • India vs Australia, 2nd Test
India vs Australia, 2nd Test

The next day, the final one of the match , his side were rolled for 107 with the 212 run aggregate his side had cobbled together the lowest ever made by a Test side in India . With Ishant Sharma bowling merely three overs in the second innings at Pune, and the batters struggling to get the team total past three figures, Kohli could be tempted to ...

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  • Leila De Lima Turns Self In To CIDG To Face Arrest
Leila De Lima Turns Self In To CIDG To Face Arrest

Earlier on Thursday, the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Muntinlupa issued a warrant of arrest against De Lima over the three drug-related charges filed against her by the Department of Justice (DOJ) for supposedly violating the Republic Act No.

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  • Scientists Working On Better Flu Vaccine For Dogs
Scientists Working On Better Flu Vaccine For Dogs

Also, CDC reported five additional flu-associated pediatric deaths for the 2016-2017 season. "We are seeing quite a few people who have had the flu shot and are positive for influenza", Dr. "The main reason adult flu deaths aren't reported is that seasonal flu may lead to death from other causes, such as pneumonia, congestive heart failure or c...

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  • Here's a clear look at Oculus VR glove controller prototypes
Here's a clear look at Oculus VR glove controller prototypes

As Oculus spokesperson did confirm Business Insider's report , but called the move a "seasonal change", rather than a failing of the booths to engage the public. But they also noted the challenge in selling virtual-reality headsets, which are still clunky and unfamiliar to many people. "That's what I'm doing here", he wrote.

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  • Spin twins to test Bangladesh's batsmen
Spin twins to test Bangladesh's batsmen

Having let Umesh bowl three overs from the Shivlal Yadav end, he switched him to the other end, the VVS Laxman end, probably in the hope of getting some reverse swing. He along with Rahane , added 222 runs in a little under 50 overs with Bangladesh by then being out-batted by the hosts. It was only poetic justice that Saha brought up his hundred...

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  • Repealing Obamacare is an opportunity
Repealing Obamacare is an opportunity

The changes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), more commonly referred to as Obamacare , are predicted to have a large influence on many Americans' lives. "It would take us back as if we're just turning the clock back to an earlier time ", Byron, chairwoman of Virginia's Health Insurance Reform Commission, said on Wednesday.

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  • Patriots Storm Back to Stun Falcons in Super Bowl
Patriots Storm Back to Stun Falcons in Super Bowl

By season's end the Patriots had beaten the Rams for their first of four Super Bowl championships. He played just three games as a rookie. The Patriots have built their powerhouse around low-profile collegians and free agents as well as big names.

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  • Deadline for Affordable Care insurance is tonight
Deadline for Affordable Care insurance is tonight

That is why I have partnered with a group of UNC health care students and professionals to start a grassroots campaign, Save Mental Health Reform, to petition congress, educate the public about the importance of mental health care, and support the efforts of other mental health advocacy groups.

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  • Durbin warns repealing health care act would be 'catastrophic'
Durbin warns repealing health care act would be 'catastrophic'

To reduce costs, such as the penalty fee for not having insurance, Trump's order allows the secretary of health and human services to lessen enforcement of the Affordable Care Act regulations as needed. In person enrollment is available today until 7pm, and tomorrow from 9am-7pm. Some people in 2014 were forced to forfeit $95 - or 1 percent of ...

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