(Wildlife Conservation Society) Scientists from WCS have discovered a new species of wild ginger, spicing up a wave of recent wildlife discoveries in the Kabobo Massif -- a rugged, mountainous region in Democratic Republic of Congo.
he rising popularity of suvs in china has prompted volkswagen group’s czech republic brand skoda to develop four new suvs for the world’s largest new car market. revealed by car news china the new models will be the skoda kodiaq, the kodiaq coupe and two new vehicles at this stage referred to as model k and model q. Show More Summary
A locals’ favorite has eyes for the mall Wondering what’s taking the place of Rice Republic, the Asian restaurant that closed in Downtown Summerlin? Here comes Holley’s Cuppa, the independent coffee and tea house from Holley Steely,Show More Summary
In the Central African Republic (CAR), a dialogue over disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration (DDR) has been initiated by the new government. With rebels still in control of much of CAR’s resource-rich interior, however, few are optimistic the programme will bring about an end to the conflict. From Bangui, Philip Kleinfeld has this report.
Two factions are reportedly jockeying for position within President Trump's White House, according to the Washington Post which says it interviewed "18 top White House officials, confidants of the president and other senior Republicans with knowledge of the relationships..." Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
National Law Journal, Legal Services Corp., Under Trump, Faces New Threat to Existence: The Legal Services Corp., created in 1974 under the signature of President Richard Nixon, is once again on the chopping block as another Republican president — Donald Trump — proposes to zero out its funding in his...
This story was originally published by The New Republic and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. It was known as the Great Pea Soup. In 1952, a thick, greenish-yellow fog smothered London, halting traffic and daily life. Show More Summary
The latest assault on free speech on the Internet comes not from Iran or China but the People’s Republic of New York, where Assemblyman David Weprin has introduced a bill
Armenia was once the center of IT innovation for the USSR. A turbulent history has stifled the economy, but things are starting to look up for the Caucasus republic. A highly-skilled, post-soviet engineering workforce and a diaspora of advocates, combined with new government initiatives, are igniting renewed growth in Armenia’s IT sector. Show More Summary
In “Me and Bobby McGee,” Kris Kristofferson wrote that “freedom’s just another word for nothin’ left to lose.” On Wednesday, Brian Beutler suggested that “freedom” is just another word Republicans use to deprive Americans of health coverage. Show More Summary
Up Close And Personal With Lauren Southern On Getting White House Press Access He’s destroying the first amendment. He wants to end the free press and destroy the Republic. This is what Mussolini and Hitler pulled. And, that’s the nice stuff people have been saying about how President Trump has been handling the White House Press Corps. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday that President Donald Trump is playing a constructive role in new health care legislation and helping bridge differences among congressional Republic...
I'm Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don't want you to miss today. TOP STORIES See You in Court 2.0 President Trump’s new travel ban was supposed to be tailored to withstand legal challenges. But as with the first go-round, a federal judge has...
The ASUS ROG GD30 has interchangeable panels, but in this black and white combo it looks like a Stormtrooper's helmet. Which is just fine. It's the latest desktop PC from the Republic of Gamers branch of ASUS, and while the GD30 isn't the wildest looking product to bear the logo, it's got a unique style all of its own. Show More Summary
WISTV.com: COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – Critics are promising to push back on a new bill that would allow gun owners to carry their weapons with or without a permit, but it’s not clear when the proposal will be up for further debate. Republican members of the South Carolina House Judiciary subcommittee approved H. 3930 late […]
How about we make it more than a de facto partition? Dear Red-State Trump Voter, Let's face it, guys: We?re done. For more than 80 years now, we--the residents of what some people like to call Blue America, but which...
The New Republic, a century-old liberal magazine, basically ceased to exist when most of its staff and writers resigned in 2014 in response to mismanagement by owner Chris Hughes, co-founder of Facebook. He sold the shell of the magazine...Show More Summary
“Please inform Jedi Master Sifo-Dyas that we are well on our way to completing his order for the Republic’s new Army.” via I wonder what the surprise is… via The bathroom door says “men” from the outside but from the inside says “women” spelled backwards so you think you were in the wrong bathroom. via […]
Bharara dismissal: The media spins what was treated as SOP in other new administrations into a harbinger of the decline of the Republic.
Republic of Gilead: New reports document the rise in hate crimes under Trump. Hackwhackers: By failing to deal seriously with Trump's lies, the media become complicit. Mark Bear: Obamacare isn't in a "death spiral", the insurance companies are just messing with it -- and us. Booman Tribune: Congressional Democrats will soon have some leverage. Show More Summary