Noam Chomksy on our difficult choices after Paris and why military intervention would likely make matters worse
Hillary Clinton Attacks Bernie Sanders Education Plan Hillary Clinton can’t find much to attack Bernie Sanders about, but if she can find something and make it stick, she will. In her most recent appearance, Clinton went after Bernie Sanders’s higher education plan, which she ridiculed. Show More Summary
Amid tight security, Pope Francis arrived on Sunday in the Central African Republic, a country uprooted by an ongoing civil war. Continue reading ? The post Pope Francis makes first visit to war-torn country appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Classes at the University of Chicago’s Hyde Park campus will be suspended on Monday after counterterrorism officials at the FBI warned of a credible threat of gun violence from an unknown individual or group. According to NBC News Chicago, university President Robert Zimmer notified students,...
According to Reuters, world leaders are ready to beginning launching bids for the climate change conference that’s taking place in Paris over a two-week period. 150 world leaders are flocking to the area, among them are U.S. president Obama who has plans to back up his initiative to combat climate change. Show More Summary
Jeb Bush would support Donald Trump if the real-estate billionaire were to win the Republican presidential nomination, “because anybody is better than Hillary Clinton”. Related: What will it take to stop Donald Trump? The former Florida governor thinks that outcome unlikely, however, because the...
The Colorado Springs shooting has caused turmoil on social media since some pro-life supporters have supported the actions of shooter Robert Lewis Dear, who targeted the Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood clinic over his beliefs related to abortion. Show More Summary
Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant announced Sunday that this will be his last season in the NBA. "I'm ready to let you go," Bryant said in a poem, titled "Dear Basketball," published on the Players' Tribune. There has been speculation for months whether the 2015-2016 season would be his last. Show More Summary
Over 200 people were arrested in Paris on Sunday during a banned rally to urge a deal at an upcoming United Nations summit on climate change, local media reported.
On Black Friday, Cards Against Humanity created a campaign where they sold absolutely nothing for $5. Cards Against Humanity is company that produces a card game by the same name. The tagline for the game states that it is “a party game for horrible people.” To play Cards Against Humanity, one person asks a question... Show More Summary
Colorado Springs shooting suspect, Robert Lewis Dear, said “no more baby parts” to investigators during post attack interviews. He entered a Planned Parenthood facility with an AK-47 style rifle. One police officer was left dead, two civilians were killed and nine were injured. Show More Summary
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) picked up some much-needed momentum on Saturday after the biggest newspaper in New Hampshire endorsed his bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. The New Hampshire Union Leader, an influential publication in the Granite State, touted Christie as a tested leader with conservative bona fides. "Gov. Show More Summary
After a trip to Jordan, Ben Carson spoke to various news sources about Syrian refugees and the Planned Parenthood shooting. Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson has been clear that he believes bringing Syrian refugees into the United States is searching for trouble. Show More Summary
Belgian police launched late on Sunday consecutive searches in Molenbeek, a multinational east Brussels commune, in connection with the deadly Paris terror attacks, local media reported.
Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant announced Sunday that this will be his last season playing professional basketball. "I'm ready to let [basketball] go," Bryant said in an announcement posted on the Players's Tribune. This is a developing story. Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Poland's new Euro-sceptic government is ready to support many of Britain's demands for staying in the European Union, but will oppose any move to withhold benefits from the thousands of Poles living there, a senior Polish official said on Sunday.
Ben Carson says the Syrian refugees he met during his trip to the Middle East don’t want to come to the United States — they want to go home.
After touring Syrian refugee camps in Jordan, Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson on Saturday suggested that camps should serve as a long-term solution for millions, while other refugees could be absorbed by Middle Eastern countries. Continue reading ? The post Carson: Syrian refugees don’t want to come to the U.S. appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
French President Francois Hollande met Thursday with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Moscow, in his marathon search for a “Grand and Unique Coalition” against Islamic State (Daesh) in Syria.
Ben Carson has been in the Middle East as part of an effort to burnish his seemingly-limited foreign affairs knowledge, and over the weekend the Republican presidential candidate went on a "fact finding” trip to two Syrian refugee camps in Jordan, and after meeting with Syrians there, the candidate came... More »