Environmental officials in South Carolina are worried about how much water large farms are using. The State newspaper reported the Department of Health and Environmental Control is looking to limit … Click to Continue »
How much can a Labour government achieve within the confines of a capitalist society? I ask because of a recent tweet by Paul Mason: taking power is not enough; behind the state, the elite have line after line of trenches...
The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments next month in a case that could bring about what city and state worker unions fear most: the imposition of a “right-to-work” legal regime across the entire American public sector. In the states where they exist, so-called right-to-work rules make it illegal for unions to require “agency fees” […]
A political opposition member was tortured to death in front of his party’s headquarters in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, by state security personnel, according to an opposition leader. Gabriel Nse Obiang Obono, the headShow More Summary
Trade negotiators from Canada, Mexico and the United States will meet in Montreal next week for a crucial round of talks on renegotiating NAFTA. This is the 6th round of negotiations, and the major demands and proposals are now on the table. Show More Summary
The family of a South African anti-apartheid activist who was tortured and killed by police in 1971 is pushing state prosecutors to act against three former police officers linked to … Click to Continue »
Young is the favorite right now. But as Tuesday's loss to Kansas State illustrated, there's plenty of unexpectedness that can shift things up.
A gay Mexican immigrant who was deported over the Christmas holidays has been returned to the United States following a Thursday court order from the Ninth Circuit. Asylum seeker Carlos Bringas-Rodriguez was deported in the early hours...Show More Summary
Opponents of a refinery proposed near Theodore Roosevelt National Park objected during a public hearing to the location of the project and urged state regulators to deny a permit. The … Click to Continue »
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said that he prints out President Donald Trump’s tweets and uses them to inform decision-making on foreign policy. The Texan was speaking to his predecessor Condeleezza Rice at a Stanford University event on Wednesday, at which he said the president is...
Barely a month after Baghdad declared victory over the Islamic State group, the jihadists could still recapture areas of Iraq, especially near the border with Syria, experts and officials say. Ali al-Bayati, a commander of the Hashed...Show More Summary
Trump's shoot-from-the-hip style forces leftists to show their true colors while keeping them in a state of impotent frenzy. That can't be bad, can it? Robert de Niro, Italian hothead and HollyWeird liberal, loses it 'bigly' over Trump in his...
Topi Tjukanov makes remarkable mapped data visualization, like this map of optimal routes by car from the geographic center of the contiguous United States to all counties. (more…)
There is a very useful paper in the Journal of Health Economics that looks at what happens to primary care when nurse practicioners (NPs) are allowed by a state to practice to edge of their license without direct physician supervision nor sign-off requirements. there is a statistically and economically significant increase in the share of […]
A new resource from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services This past fall, President Donald Trump declared the opioid crisis a national emergency. This came in response to a commission report that stated the country was “enduring...Show More Summary
Hulk Hogan Oh yeah, brother! There could be another member of the WWE universe joining American politics. NBC 6 reports that Roger Stone, long-term adviser to President Donald Trump, has called …...
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Enthusiasm for a restructuring of the County Championship is gathering pace as England's professional clubs approach 2020 in a state of nervous anticipation
States argue that being compelled to circulate abortion information violates the free speech rights of a pro-life pregnancy center.
We cannot argue with that assertion. “White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly told Democratic lawmakers Wednesday that the United States will never construct a physical wall along the entire stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border and that...Show More Summary