Congress won’t vote on $1.1 trillion spending bill until Friday, forcing another stop-gap measure | Fox News

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Wednesday that the chamber will now referendum Friday on the $1.14 trillion end-of-the-year spending bill, violating another deadline and forcing a second stop-gap resolution to keep the government running. Late Tuesday, Ryan released the legislation, which was followed by some fellow House Republican vowing a vote by Thursday. Congress missed…

Tom Price resigns as health secretary over private flights and Trump criticism

Former Georgia congressman resigns after chairwoman says decision imminent, having apologized and refunded some costs The health and human services secretary, Tom Price, has resigned, after revelations that he spent more than $ 1m of taxpayers’ fund on traveling including chartered flights. Reports about such travel by Price and other cabinet members- including the EPA…

Nine Ways Youre Cooking Pasta Wrong

Missy Robbins . Photographer: Evan Sung In 2017, Italy landed the No. 1 spot on the Bloomberg Global Health Index. Feeing all that pasta pays off. If there’s a chef in the U.S. who can offer advice on the subject, it’s Missy Robbins of Lilia in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighborhood. Bloomberg pronounced the restaurant a” pasta…

Misfortunes bookended Brazil’s year in the spotlight

Rio de Janeiro( CNN) It was January, 2016. I nuzzled 3-month-old Luiz Felipe in my lap. Chubby, squeezable and defenseless, he felt like my children when they were babies. But Luiz Felipe was bear with an unusually small head and underdeveloped brain. We were in Recife, in northeast Brazil, to report on a Zika virus…