"This isn't behavior we see on a routine basis," the police lieutenant said.
The attacks on colleges and universities for being too politically correct, perpetuating snowflakism and preventing free speech is a calculated move by the right wing and even progressives like Bill Maher are falling for it. A new survey published by the Brookings Institute alleges that students...
The U.S. Senate’s top Republican on tax policy said on Tuesday that allowing U.S. corporations to deduct dividend payments to shareholders from federal income tax could overcome problems facing Republican efforts to overhaul the U.S. tax code. In a statement at the outset of a tax reform...
One of the biggest names in brick-and-mortar retail has filed for bankruptcy protection.
The notes "had probably been cut with scissors", Geneva prosecution spokesman Vincent Derouand told AFP, confirming the May incident first reported by the Tribune de Geneve newspaper. Derouand said the investigation would first focus...Show More Summary
A South Carolina elementary school teacher assigned her fifth grade students to imagine what it was like to be in the KKK.
A small earthquake with an epicenter just outside Los Angeles has gotten people in southern California talking on social media.
No sex acts in the library, please.
Amanda Taub's smart piece in the NYT on ethnic cleansing as an inevitable consequence of national "self-determination" cites examples of Rohingya, Roma, Jews and Muslims. The glaring omission is the Nakba, the expulsion of 700,000+ Palestinians during the creation of Israel. Show More Summary
The Fox News host has gone rogue in his defense of former colleague Bill O'Reilly. Fox News host Sean Hannity turned his radio show into a platform for embattled former colleague Bill O’Reilly to undermine the reports of sexual harassment that led Fox to terminate his employment earlier this year, and repeatedly urged him to return to the network. Show More Summary
Thousands marched through the streets of Mexico to protest violence against women following the death of a 19-year-old.
"This is a police state." Chelsea Manning has accused Harvard University of caving into pressure from the CIA in reversing its invitation to her to become a visiting fellow, in what the former US soldier and whistleblower described as a “police state”. Show More Summary
She's got the runs.
Reports are saying it was a 'technical glitch.'
The Charleston church killer says his two attorneys "are Jewish and Indian respectively. It is therefore quite literally impossible that they and I could have the same interests relating to my case."
Clearly he chose the dark side.
Some $120,000 has gone down the drain in Switzerland—literally. Prosecutors say 500-euro bank notes were found stuffed in a toilet serving a vault containing safe deposit boxes at Geneva's USB bank back in May, per Bloomberg. A few days later, per Reuters, 500-euro notes, which "had probably been...
The FBI reportedly wiretapped Paul Manafort, the former chairman of the Trump campaign, before and after the presidential election. Investigators collected communication that has fuelled fears that Mr Manafort had encouraged the Russians to help the campaign, three investigation sources told CNN. Show More Summary
Trump said the U.S. had to “take important steps to hold the regime accountable."