Washington Unites — In Early Opposition To Obamacare Replacement Bill:
Republican leadership’s first effort to sell an Obamacare replacement plan has given rise to a unusual consensus in Washington. Officials on both sides of the aisle — including disparate factions within parties — and influential outside groups seem to be in agreement: the bill in its current form will never make it to the White House.
O.J. Simpson Could Be Released As Early As October:
O.J. Simpson could get out of prison later this year, if a pivotal parole hearing goes his way.
Nike Has ANew Product For Muslim Women: The ‘Pro Hijab’:
Nike will soon begin selling a performance hijab for Muslim women athletes.
The head cover, called the “Nike Pro Hijab,” boasts a single-layer pull-on design made from lightweight polyester in dark, neutral colors. The fabric’s tiny holes will make it breathable while remaining opaque, a requirement for hijab-wearing women.
Nike () said it began developing the hijab after some Muslim athletes complained about wearing a traditional head scarf during competition.
The design process took 13 months, and the final product will be available for sale in the company’s Spring 2018 season.
Isiah Thomas: The NBA Great Using Hoops To Help End Gang Culture:
These are tumultuous times in the US.
Hawaii Files First Lawsuit Against New Travel Ban:
Hawaii is not wasting any time challenging President Donald Trump’s new travel ban.