Doctors and patient advocates sound louder warnings as Trump and GOP push Obamacare repeal


A woman in Arizona protests against the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. (AP)

As House Republicans move toward a vote to roll back the Affordable Care Act, nearly every major organization representing patients and doctors now opposes the legislation.…

House conservatives’ demand for further abortion restrictions could blow up Trumpcare in the Senate


Donald Trump (Credit: Reuters/Jim Bourg/AP/Susan Walsh/Photo montage by Salon)

Just as it nearly was for Democrats seven years ago, abortion appears ready to scuttle any tentative deal to repeal-and-replace the Affordable Care Act between Republicans in Congress.

While President Donald …

Arctic ice falls to record winter low after polar ‘heatwaves’


The extent of Arctic ice has fallen to a new wintertime low, as climate change drives freakishly high temperatures in the polar regions.

The ice cap grows during the winter months and usually reaches its maximum in early March. But …

This Is A Story About The Time A Bad Wine Mixer Changed My Career


There’s a reason many people cringe when they talk about “networking.”

It generally evokes an image of strangers standing around, sipping warm chardonnay and awkwardly exchanging business cards for what feels like hours. And as you probably know all too …

President Aims To Make Space Great Again: Trump Signs NASA Bill


President Trump signed a 2017 NASA budget bill Tuesday that authorizes $19.5 billion for the program, reports Time Magazine. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration Transition Authorization Act of 2017 also adds to NASA’s mission the long-awaited exploration of Mars. …

Google unveils Android O; currently available as Developer Preview


According to reports, the new version of Android is available as Developer Preview.

Google has officially announced Android O. According to reports, the new version of Android is available as Developer Preview. If you possess Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Pixel, …

Report: Facebook Users Begin Receiving Pop-Up Warnings When Trying to Share ‘Fake News’


Facebook has started to roll out its “fake news” fact-checking feature, which relies on partisan fact-checkers such as Snopes.

According to The Daily Mail, “Users have reported seeing a pop-up window when they attempted to share articles that were deemed …

John Doyle: No new hits, but network TV is not dead yet


The Blacklist: Redemption, starring Famke Janssen, has not been able to generate the success of its inspiration, the hit series The Blacklist. (Will Hart/NBC)

A problem that comes with writing a column about television is that every now and then …

Families warned over ‘rainy day’ savings pots


Nearly half of families with dependent children could not keep up their current lifestyle for a month if the main breadwinner was unable to work, a report has found.

Some 45% of families with children aged under 18 or who …

Watch Sen. Whitehouse Grill Gorsuch About Dark Money, Corporate Power, and Citizens United


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Neil Gorsuch at his confirmation hearing on Monday.

Tuesday’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court has not revealed a great deal about the nominee. Gorsuch has proved adept at avoiding substantive …