09 May 2017
Spurs, Rockets try to wake up NBA's sleepy second roundBut the Spurs and Rockets did play four tight games in the regular season, with three decided by two-point margins. The Rockets will no doubt be looking for revenge after their loss in game 3 , a game everyone said they would win.09 May 2017
Tax Reform Delay Will Harm US Economy: CEOsMore than two-thirds of respondents support allowing mortgage interest to be deducted from an individual's taxable income. So why do I love the tax reform package that President Trump has proposed? Trump has good reasons for wanting tax reform.
Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez JrThat the fight is one of the biggest in the boxing-loving country and coming on a holiday weekend adds to the stakes. Both fighters made the weight comfortably and will step into the ring at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
09 May 2017
Penguins' Hagelin a game-time decision for Game 2 vs. CapsBraden Holtby, who holds the highest save percentage in playoff history, has not exactly looked like himself this postseason. But it didn't matter, as Fleury stayed locked in all game long. "Saving that lead, when you can do it, it's a good feeling".
Crosby scores twice, Bonino has victor as Pens beat CapsWe're going to go there and see what we're made of. "When we get those chances, we bear down and those are key goals for us". Pittsburgh F Chris Kunitz passed Mario Lemieux for fifth place on the team's all-time postseason games played list with 108.
11 May 2017
500M Windows 10 devices, half of 2018 goalIn another move that is bound to get developers salivating, Microsoft launched its Visual Studio coding platform for Mac. Windows 10 build 1507 was given a longer lifeline while Microsoft settled in to its update routine.
Penguins chase Holtby, beat Capitals to take 2-0 series leadPresidents' Trophy winners the Capitals, who have a knack for wilting in the postseason, find themselves in a 2-0 series hole. After watching that game, I do not think people have been fairly rating the Penguin's - without Letang they're screwed.
Predators take 2-1 series lead, beating St. Louis Blues 3-1The 28-year-old Darling had a career-best 18 wins and a 2.38 goals-against average in 32 games for the Hawks this season. I thought they sort of took it to us in that aspect (in Game 3) and forced turnovers and forced mistakes.
Trump tries to pressure Senate Republicans on health careHouse of Representatives passed a Republican-sponsored health care bill, the American Health Care Act, on Thursday. Days before his swearing in, President-elect Donald Trump made a bold promise on his plans for health care reform.
Democrats see a winning issue in opposing GOP health billCollins also took issue with the bill's failure to adjust the size of its tax credits based on people's income or where they live. The House last week narrowly passed legislation aimed at repealing and replacing ObamaCare, sending the bill to the Senate.05 May 2017
What we know and don't know about the house health care billHigh-risk pools could fill up fast with patients who have a lapse in coverage. "All to pay for a major tax cut for millionaires". Last month when this came up, the Congressional Budget Office said it would cost 24 million Americans their insurance.