Home | Subscribe | Cannon Falls Lifestyles | Contact Us | E-Edition
Cannon Falls Beacon | Cannon Falls, Minnesota 55009

home : front page : u.s. news March 25, 2017

House Republicans pull health care bill
BREAKING -- The House has pulled the health care bill after failing to find enough votes to pass it. ... More >>

What could change under the AHCA
... More >>

The cruel double standard that could save Obamacare
... More >>

Freedom Caucus member still a 'no' on GOP health bill
Rep. Mo Brooks as of Thursday evening remained a holdout on the GOP health care bill, which he decried as a "massive Republican welfare plan." ... More >>

Opinion: If GOP wins on health care bill, women lose
Trump may be willing to gamble away benefits for a win, but the women and men of the House and Senate have an opportunity to put people, including millions of women, above party. ... More >>

Tennessee school superintendent pleads for girl's safe return
The superintendent of the Tennessee school board where a teacher is accused of kidnapping student Elizabeth Thomas has made an appeal to his former employee. ... More >>

Gang member who's been deported 4 times arrested in stabbing
An MS-13 gang member who has been removed from the US four times and is originally from El Salvador pleaded not guilty Thursday to stabbing two women and sexually assaulting a two-year-old girl in Long Island, officials told CNN. ... More >>

Team of blind students battling in robotics competition
The team, made up of mostly blind students, calls itself the Dark Side. ... More >>

The unknown star who busted millions of brackets
... More >>

2 train sideswipe after 'minor' derailment
An Amtrak train traveling from Boston to Washington D.C. had a "minor" derailment as it passed through New York Penn Station on Friday morning, Amtrak said in a statement. ... More >>

Deputy performs rescue of jet skiers in path of cruise ship
College students Skylar Pentasuglia and Allison Garrett screamed in panic and swam for their lives as a 130,000-ton cruise ship bore down on them and their capsized jet ski. ... More >>

Federal judge who blocked Trump's travel ban gets threats
A Hawaii federal judge who ruled against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban has been the target of threatening messages, the FBI says. ... More >>

Shaq statue hovers 10 feet off ground
... More >>

A year ago, North Carolina passed America's first bathroom bill. It's still feeling the pain.
A look at the cost of HB 2 to the state. And how, undeterred, other states are still pushing on with their own bills. ... More >>

JCC bomb threats: Teen suspect arrested in Israel
A Jewish teenager was arrested Thursday in connection with a series of bomb threats that have rattled Jewish institutions and community centers across the United States and other countries, Israeli police said. ... More >>

Is this NFL team interested in Johnny Manziel?
... More >>

All you need to know about the Sweet 16
... More >>

LeBron questions his team's toughness
... More >>

Inside a district that could make or break the vote
When it comes to the fate of the GOP's health care bill, no district is more important than this swath of eastern Colorado. ... More >>

Failing at health care: A presidential tradition
"The test of a first-rate intelligence," F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote, "is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function." Maybe so. But that doesn't explain how so many Americans adore their Medicare but still express bitter hatred for governm... More >>

What I would tell Gorsuch about my abortion
For a long time I didn't talk about my abortion. I wasn't ashamed of it, but it wasn't something that was discussed in polite company -- late at night with your girlfriends, but not over cocktails with your acquaintances. ... More >>

Jay Z thinks he's found the perfect suitcase
Not many successful businesses start with a luggage fail. ... More >>

U.S. workers most at risk from robots
Millions of workers around the world are at risk of losing their jobs to robots -- but Americans should be particularly worried. ... More >>

She's leading the march against revenge porn
Leah Juliett was 15 years old when nude photos of her first leaked online. It was 2012; at the time, there wasn't a name for what happened to her. ... More >>

Protest planned over jeweler's billboard
... More >>

Man arrested for eating pancakes in road
... More >>

Dog abuser gets years in prison
... More >>

Police help veteran get canoe for exploring
... More >>

Woman regains site, has baby after surgery
... More >>

Advanced Search

Classified Ads

Home | Subscribe | Cannon Falls Lifestyles | Contact Us

Cannon Falls Beacon • Box 366 • Cannon Falls, Minnesota 55009
(507) 263-3991 or (800) 263-3991

Software © 1998-2017 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved