The Republican package would re-open the shuttered parts of government and boost some spending. To try to draw more bipartisan support, it adds $12.7 billion in supplemental funding for regions hit by hurricanes, wildfires and other natural disasters.
A Georgia businessman found a new way to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Junior's birthday. He did it by flying into Marshall County to shop for disadvantaged children to the tune of an 18-thousand dollar shopping spree.
In the nation's capital, two possible 2020 contenders, former Vice President Joe Biden and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke at a breakfast celebrating King's life that was held by the Rev. Al Sharpton.
With hundreds of thousands of federal workers set to face another federal pay period without paychecks, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to bring Trump's proposal to the floor this week.
A “pretty insane and broad rule in the NFL rule book" allows Commissioner Roger Goodell to reverse or reschedule the outcome of the matchup between the New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Rams, according to a report.
Although King’s birthday is January 15, in 1983, President Ronald Reagan signed a bill making the third Monday of every January as Martin Luther King Jr. Day, which became the first federal holiday honoring an African American.
The Greater Huntsville Humane Society will be distributing pet food to furloughed government workers on Wednesday January 23rd from 9:00am until 12:00 noon at 2812 Johnson Road (the Greater Huntsville Humane Society) in the Annex building behind the shelter.
"The only way we’re gonna get this resolved is for people to be hopeful about it, and to try to push people to say I recognize what you’ve done, I see it as a good sign, let’s get moving," said Senator Doug Jones.
Madison County District Attorney Robert Broussard says the shooter in a deadly IHOP shooting Wednesday was a familiar name to his office. Now, family of Roy Brown, 56, who was killed, are questioning if more could have been done.
The family says she was in no position to give consent because of her profound intellectual disabilities, a neurological disorder called Rett syndrome and other physical ailments. A multi-agency investigation has been launched into Pensacola Cluster, an intermediate-care facility.
One of the most important choices for a new parent is whether to go back to work, leaving your young one in a child care facility or to stay home and care for your child full time.Then there’s the decision on when it’s best to jump back into the regular workforce.