BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Questions over the University of Rochester's handling of sexual misconduct accusations against a professor have sparked protests, calls for the resignation of top administrators, vows by alumni to stop donations and even a hunger strike by one student that was in its fifth day Monday.
The Trump administration is lending a hand to U.S. gun makers who want to sell small arms to foreign buyers. The move to ease restrictions on small arms sales overseas would see the international non-military firearms sales becoming the remit of the Commerce Department, as opposed to its current...
Hassan Rouhani, the Iranian president warned Donald Trump that the US would pay dearly if he scrapped the nuclear deal signed by the Obama administration. In a wide-ranging interview with CNN, Mr Rouhani also rounded on Mr Trump's diplomacy by Twitter, saying that his tweets were often at odds with other members of his administration. Show More Summary
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb Tuesday talked about compliance with new food regulations at the Annual Meeting of the influential National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) in New Orleans. Show More Summary
Apple VP of Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives Lisa Jackson in an interview on Tuesday said the Environmental Protection Agency, which she led from 2009 to 2013, is under threat from President Donald Trump's administration for its seeming lack of transparency.
Authored by James Freman op-ed via The Wall Street Journal, The media is less interested in Obama Administration wiretapping than in how Trump described it... This week CNN is reporting more details on the Obama Administration’s 2016 surveillance of people connected to the presidential campaign of the party out of power. Show More Summary
After screaming about budget deficits throughout the Obama administration, Republicans in Congress are apparently planning to pass tax cuts that will substantially increase the budget deficit from the baseline projections. The NYT decided...Show More Summary
New Trump EPA administrator Scott Pruitt had two choices after hurricanes Harvey and Irma. He could rise to the challenges of his office, or he could tool around the country pooh-poohing people who asked about climate change, givingShow More Summary
Several officials have suggested the topic is under discussion, with new rules coming in as soon as 2018.
The push fits both Trump’s support for the gun lobby espoused on the campaign trail and his “Buy American” agenda.
A damning Trump administration report says Egypt is failing to protect free speech and its minorities, investigate abuses by its forces or grant U.S. monitors access to the conflict-ridden Sinai … Click to Continue »
In what is sure to be another devastating blow to minority rights under the Trump administration, Donald Trump has chosen a woman named Cameron Quinn to head civil rights at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Since we know that...Show More Summary
Why did administrators at this school let a speaker spread anti-atheist bigotry in a speech meant to empower students?
Apple executive Lisa Jackson did not mince words about the impact the Trump Administration is having on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which she led from 2009 to 2013. “I just have to say the EPA hasn’t changed. There’s a...Show More Summary
"There is nothing there," a spokesman for Manafort said.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration and top U.S. Senate Republicans pushed on Tuesday for action on a bill to dismantle Obamacare, but time was running out and they were still hunting for the votes needed to pass their latest attempt to gut the 2010 healthcare law.
The Latest on the Trump administration's opposition to "sanctuary cities" that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration officials (all times local): 2:10 p.m. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has urged "sanctuary … Click to Contin...
President Trump has touted the tax cut currently being shaped by his administration and Congress as the biggest in American history, but just how big it could be is — and will be — the subject of some heated debate. Now we have a number:...Show More Summary
Trump mentioned “sovereignty” 21 times at the UN today. Here’s what he was getting at. This morning, in his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly, President Trump deployed a transparent and familiar tactic to justify aShow More Summary
The Trump administration is preparing to make it easier for American gun makers to sell small arms, including assault rifles and ammunition, to foreign buyers, according to senior U.S. officials. Aides to President Donald Trump are completing a plan to shift oversight of international non-military...