|Ex-Freedom Caucus member: Some in the group âwould vote no against the Ten Commandmentsâ|
One of the founding members of the House Freedom Caucus has resigned in protest of the hard-line conservative groupâs opposition to the Republican bill to repeal and replace Obamacare. Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, said that both President Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan reached out to the caucus and made changes to the GOP health care proposal several times. âNo matter what changes were made, the goalposts kept getting moved,â Poe said on âFox & Friendsâ on Monday.
|Jeb Bush: Trump is âa distraction in and of himselfâ|
Jeb Bush says President Trumpâs evidence-free claims are kneecapping his first 100 days in the White House. âHe should stop saying things that arenât true, that are distractions from the task at hand,â Bush said in an interview that aired Sunday on Miamiâs WFOR-TV. During the bruising campaign, Bush was a prominent critic of Trump â who in turn relentlessly mocked the former Florida governor.
|Slain Oklahoma officer was new recruit, aspiring canine cop|
TECUMSEH, Okla. (AP) â A 22-year-old officer and new recruit died Monday after a shootout with a man who fled a traffic stop in central Oklahoma, police said.
|Man Gets 'Pantsed' by Fence While Trying to Escape During Alleged Burglary|
The suspect has since been arrested, according to reports.
|Tel Aviv's trash is being turned into fuel|
Residents of Tel Aviv can start feeling a little less guilty about the amount of garbage they throw away. Just a short drive from the city, a new waste collection plant has begun processing the trash from an endless stream of garbage trucks, turning much of it into fuel for a nearby factory. The terminal creates what is known as Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF), handling about 1,500 tonnes of trash a day, or about half the trash produced by 1.5 million residents of Tel Aviv and its suburbs.