The first sign that not everything is normal as you drive down Highway 1806 toward the Standing Rock reservation in North Dakota is a checkpoint manned by camouflage-clad National Guard troops. The inspection on Sept. 13 was perfunctory; they simply asked if we knew “what was going on down the...
Sheriff’s deputies in Louisiana have determined a high school football team isn’t worthy of their protection after many players protested police brutality by kneeling during “The Star-Spangled Banner.” A majority of the players from Bonnabel High School’s varsity...
More than 250,000 civilians are thought to be trapped inside rebel-held parts of Aleppo.
In a Tuesday piece, alt-right website Breitbart attacked a Washington Post columnist as a "Jewish... elitist," working with all her contacts to try to control the global media narrative.
Sean Penn made a rare late night appearance with Stephen Colbert on Tuesday, and he had some, well, interesting thoughts on the choice being presented to America this year.
Finance chief: Donors 'liked what they heard' at Monday's debate and opened wallets
For the first time ever, the Senate voted to override President Obama on his decision to veto a bill allowing families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia and other international governments for their alleged connections to the atta...
Following Saturday’s Nebraska-Northwestern game — in which three Cornhuskers knelt for the National Anthem — a member of the University of Nebraska’s Board of Regents called for the players to be dismissed from the team. In an interview with the Lincoln Journal-Star, Hal Daub — one of eight members of the Nebraska’s Board of Regents, which oversees […]
The debate focused on trade deals signed by the US and their effects on the country's working class, particularly in swing states OH, MI, and PA. The post TPP And Trade Take Center Stage At First Presidential Debate appeared first on Shadowproof.
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MADRID (Reuters) - Catalonia will hold a referendum on independence from Spain next year whether or not the central government in Madrid agrees to one, the region's head Carles Puigdemont said on Wednesday.
President Barack Obama's signature climate change initiative had its day in court Tuesday, as lawyers for 27 states, nonprofit groups, and utility companies argued that the carbon regulations are unconstitutional. The rule, known asShow More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - Nicolas Sarkozy has lost ground against his main conservative rival in the race for France's Republican party presidential nomination, two polls showed on Wednesday, hurt by legal and political setbacks.
Chelsea Clinton is firing back at Donald Trump's suggestion that he showed restraint in not broaching the subject of her father's extramarital affairs during the first presidential debate. "Well, my reaction to that is just what my reaction...Show More Summary
More than 14,000 Saudi women have signed a petition advocating for an end to their country’s male guardianship laws. In Saudi Arabia, women are required to have male consent to travel outside the country. Without permission from a father, brother, … Continue reading ? The post Thousands of Saudi women advocate for end of male guardianship laws appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The next president of the United States will have the power to reshape the nation’s ultimate judicial body—and redefine the meaning and application of the Constitution for a generation or more.
The Senate has rejected President Barack Obama's veto of legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for the kingdom's alleged backing of the attackers. Continue reading ? The post Senate overrides Obama’s veto of 9/11 bill appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
A police officer in a San Diego suburb shot and killed an unarmed black man Tuesday, after the 30-year-old drew an object and took a “shooting stance,” El Cajon, California, authorities said. Continue reading ? The post Black man fatally shot by San Diego-area police was not holding a weapon appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
A cartoon frog became popular, then a pariah. Now the Anti-Defamation League has identified it as a hate symbol. We take a short look at the amphibious, ambiguous meme.
The superstar sexual predator who raped Corey Haim and Corey Feldman has been named by Feldman in a police recording. Corey Feldman has previously made claims about the alleged child abuser, claiming that the pedophile was ‘kingpin’ of a twisted child sex ring in Hollywood, but has refused to refer to the rapist by name.... Show More Summary