Senate GOP needs Pence to break tie on family planning funds
And in many small towns, Planned Parenthood is the only clinic that offers sympathetic, competent care for sexual health. Two Republicans - Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska - voted against the 48 other GOP senators.
Brit Johanna Konta beats Wozniacki in Miami Open final
Wozniacki showed her excellent defence and staying power in her semi-final win over second-seed Karolina Pliskova on Thursday. Konta said she expects a big challenge ahead in order to capture her second title of the year after a Sydney crown.
Venezuelan court seizes power in socialist 'coup'
On that ruling, Maduro said that the Court was granting him "special powers", an exclusive faculty of the National Assembly. Until Wednesday though, it hadn't gone as far as directly assuming congress's functions.
'Sesame Street' welcomes Julia, a Muppet with autism
Rosner said that while Julia is a welcome addition, it's the way the show will be treating her character that is most important. The other characters will then explain the situation to him, telling him that "She does things just a little differently".
'World's Strongest Coffee' now available in US
The coffee has more than 700 milligrams of caffeine in 12 ounces - which is three times the amount of a tall Starbucks cup of joe. Which, to be blunt, tells you why you should probably not drink OUR Cold Brew if you do not have a high tolerance for caffeine.
The only thing missing from Bastian Schweinsteiger's debut was three points
The 32-year-old adapted seemlessly to his new surroundings at Toyota Park, so much so that he put on something of a passing masterclass.
Derrick Rose to have knee surgery, miss rest of season
He missed the entire 2012-13 season, played only 10 games the following season, and missed substantial time in every season since. A three-time All-Star, Rose has career averages of 19.5 points and 6.0 assists while playing 470 of a possible 722 games.
Mississippi State women's basketball pulls epic upset over UConn in Final Four
UConn rallied from a 16-point deficit, its biggest during its NCAA record streak, to take a 59-56 lead in the fourth quarter. Four-time defending champions CT , in their 10th straight women's final four, hadn't lost a game since November 17, 2014.
Knicks' Derrick Rose (torn meniscus) out for season
Knicks guard Derrick Rose will miss the last few games of the season after tearing the meniscus in his left knee. Carmelo Anthony , who has been in NY for the last seven seasons, may be with a new team next season, too.
Lavalin in talks for $3.5B takeover of London-based WS Atkins
It added: "There can be no certainty that a firm offer will be made, nor as to the terms on which any firm offer might be made". Regulators halted trading in SNC shares (TSX:SNC) in Toronto before markets opened Monday, pending news from the company.
Texas Senate unanimously passes budget bill
Each then would name five negotiators to a House-Senate conference committee that would seek to hammer out a compromise. Watson said that allowed entities fully and partially publicly funded to keep how they spend public money secret.
United States stocks settle higher
DOUBLE DEAL: FMC has agreed to buy part of DuPont's crop protection business, while DuPont buys FMC's health and nutrition unit. Real estate companies led the gainers. "So the market is giving, in the short term, a very big thumbs down on it", Levine said.
Six DU colleges among India's top 10 in HRD ministry's ranking
The minister said higher the rankings, greater will be the government's grants and funds to the institutes. Hyderabad University and Jawaharlal Nehru have also topped the list of top 10 central varsities.
Shadab stars in Pak's nerve-wracking win over Windies in second T20
For Pakistan , Shadab finished with figures of four for 14 while Hasan Ali and Wahab Riaz also chipped in with a wicket each. Leg-spinner Badree was the most successful bowler with two wickets for 22 runs.
Wenger on Sanchez, Ozil and selling our top players
A visit from a side vying for similar prizes could present Wenger and his players with a way of addressing their recent slide. Iwobi, however, remains optimistic the key duo will extend their contracts with the club.