Last chance? Obama administration proposes ("Obamacare") health law fixes
WASHINGTON (AP) — In one of its last chances to tinker with the president's signature health care law, the Obama administration is proposing fixes and adjustments for 2018.
A draft regulation released Monday would update the... MORE
CHICAGO (AP) -- NBA star Dwyane Wade's cousin was shot and killed in Chicago on Friday while pushing her baby in a stroller near a school where she intended to register her children.
Her family said Nykea Aldridge, 32, had recently relocated to the area on the city's South Side. Chicago police said she was killed when two males walked up and fired shots at a third man but hit Aldridge in the head and arm. She wasn't the intended target, police said.
Family members are caring for the baby, who wasn't hurt. Police said Friday evening that they were questioning witnesses in the shooting but had no suspects in custody...MORE
'Birthday boy' brings 363 Domino's pizzas to flood victims
"It all started on Aug. 19, the eve of Carson’s ninth birthday.
“I asked him what he wanted for his present, and he said, ‘Really, I know all the poor people whose houses flooded … what I would really like to do is bring them lunch.’ I suggested sandwiches and chips, and he added cookies.”
Clockwise, from bottom right: Carson, Kate, Caroline, Lanie and Ross Boutte. (Photo: FACEBOOK)
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:
1. CLINTON ROLLS OUT PLAN FOR MENTAL ILLNESSES
The Democratic presidential candidate says mental health services must be part of the nation's care system.
2. WHO IS PROCLAIMING HER INNOCENCE
Brazil's Dilma Rousseff warns lawmakers that history will judge them harshly if they vote to oust her for breaking fiscal rules.
3. GENE WILDER DIES AT 83
His unforgettable roles included the neurotic accountant in "The Producers" and the mad scientist of "Young Frankenstein,"
4. WHAT THE U.S. WANTS FROM TURKEY
Washington is urging Turkish troops and Kurdish forces in Syria to stop fighting, saying it hinders efforts to defeat IS.
5. TRUMP PLANS SPEECH ON IMMIGRATION ON WEDNESDAY
Expelling immigrants in the U.S. illegally has been a major tenet of the Republican's campaign, but lately he has appeared unsure about how it would work... MORE
Shreveport HIV/AIDS Call to Action:
Half of black, quarter of Latino gay men projected to be diagnosed within their lifetime. Heterosexuals not immune.
The Beatings Paradigm: A carryover from our slavery past? Is there a correlation between planta-tion coding, and black parenting and discipline?
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