People Are Rallying For Health Care Across The Country With #OurFirstStand

People across the country united today for “Our First Stand: Save Health Care Rally” — an national event aimed at fighting Republicans’ efforts to repeal Obamacare, defund Planned Parenthood and make cuts to Medicare and Medicaid. #OurFirstStand has been circulating across social media with photos of the turnouts in various cities. San Francisco, California Crowd gathering…

Trump: US may lift Russian sanctions in exchange for nuclear reduction deal – Times, Bild

US President-elect Donald Trump has hinted that the US could lift its sanctions against Russia, called Merkel’s migrant policy “a catastrophic mistake” and branded NATO “obsolete” in a new interview for The Times and Bild. The interview was given in the President-elect’s office in Trump Tower, just days before his inauguration. Trump was quite straightforward…

‘Hidden Figures’ stays at box office top; Affleck, Scorsese films flop

NEW YORK—Labours of love, one from Martin Scorsese, the other from Ben Affleck, proved costly at a casualty strewn weekend box office where the uplifting NASA drama Hidden Figures stayed on top for the second straight week. Hidden Figures, about African-American mathematicians in the 1960s space race, sold a leading $ 20.5 million in tickets…

Indy 500 champion Rossi seeking consistency

Jan 11, 2017 Associated Press DETROIT — Winning the Indianapolis 500 is a highlight for any driver. For Alexander Rossi, it was one of the few bright spots of his 2016 season. “I mean, 2016, other than the month of May, was horrible for us,” Rossi said. “There’s a lot that we need to do…

Patriots reach AFC title game for sixth straight year

FOXBOROUGH, MASS.—The New England Patriots are headed back to a familiar spot: the AFC championship game. Dion Lewis had a 13-yard touchdown reception, a 98-yard kickoff return for a score, and a late one-yard touchdown to help the Patriots hold off the Houston Texans 34-16 on Saturday night and advance to an NFL-record sixth straight…