Canada is about to take a huge step to curb radical Islamism and one sure to tick devout Muslims off. Quebec is expected to vote on legislation today that will
ZAKHO, Iraq (Reuters) - More than three weeks after Iraq's Kurds voted for independence, it's business as usual at the bustling Ibrahim Khalil border crossing with Turkey.
Campaign Action A petition delivery of more than 325,000 signatures in support of a clean DREAM Act is just one of the events kicking off a week of actions in support of legislation to protect undocumented immigrant youth. ActivistsShow More Summary
This week, our winning comment on the insightful side comes in response to the president's recent threats against NBC, with Geno0wl racking up the votes to take first place: Could you even imagine Trump's base brush this off as a flippant...Show More Summary
Kurdish and Iraqi government forces have squared off south of Kirkuk after rushing troops and armour to the oil-rich city two weeks after the country’s Kurds voted for independence from Baghdad. Peshmerga forces massed about 20 miles...Show More Summary
Survivor: Heroes vs. Healers vs. Hustlers voted off Patrick Bolton during Wednesday night's episode on CBS.
Guest post by Joe Hoft Senator Clair McCaskill is joining West Virginia Senators Democrat Joe Manchin and Republican Shelley Moore Capito to earn enough votes in the Senate to pay for union incompetencies in managing the coal miner’s pension. Show More Summary
Initial voting results show Procter & Gamble successfully fending off an attempt by activist investor Nelson Peltz to capture a seat on its board, though he did not immediately concede, … Click to Continue »
They appear to move in rhythm while performing on Dancing with the Stars, but behind the scenes Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Vanessa Lachey seem completely out of step and at each other’s throats! “They both hate each other and he is done. He wants to be voted off the show and hopes that all this attention Read More
Assault rifles, like the ones used by Stephen Paddock in last weekend's Las Vegas shooting, are always at the forefront of gun-control conversations. The post Social Votes to Bump Off Bump Stocks appeared first on The Good Men Proje...
Leading Off ? Wisconsin : The United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments Tuesday in a landmark lawsuit that could place limits on the ability of lawmakers to draw election districts to favor their own party, a case we’ve written about in detail in the past. Show More Summary
A Los Angeles city councilman is calling on the council and Mayor Eric Garcetti to oppose a crucial vote by a Southern California water board on a $17-billion project that would be funded in part by Los Angeles ratepayers. Councilman Paul Koretz introduced a resolution Friday that asks the city...
Some residents of the Texas state capital will still get Monday off from school or work as usual, but instead of observing Columbus Day, the city will instead respect Indigenous Peoples Day after the Austin City Council voted to do … More » The post Austin Ditches Columbus Day For ‘Indigenous Peoples Day’ appeared first on EveryJoe.
In a truly horrible week of imaginable tragedy for America, we’re also dealing with Tom Petty’s sudden and untimely death. So here’s a look at what’s sucking (and not sucking) in the states. Into the Great Wide Open : Fresh off of aShow More Summary
The Latest on the University of Wisconsin System regents voting to change hiring policy (all times local): 1:35 p.m. The University of Wisconsin System regents have adopted sweeping changes to … Click to Continue »
Secretary of Defense James Mattis, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson have formed a “suicide pact,” promising to all leave their cabinet positions in the event one of their jobs is in jeopardy, Buzzfeed reports. News of the pact came to light Wednesday after...
While the world desperately tries to shrug off the implications of Catalonia's independence vote (and Rajoy's warnings of potential reactions), investors are rapidly exiting positions in Spanish stocks and bonds... IBEX (the main Spanish...Show More Summary
The NBA GM survey is out and is just as surprising as it usually is It’s that time of year again. The leaves are beginning to fall off the trees and NBA GMs are allowing their assistants and interns to cast their votes in the NBA’s annual General Manager survey. Show More Summary
Justin Thomas caps off five-win season, 1st major and FedEx Cup by being voted PGA Tour player of the year
The "Best Of" Fall meal plan is here! This is the hall of fame of meals… Kick things off with the 100% voted fan favorite: Pizza Chili Big Mac Potato is back by popular demand! This one is an Instagram hit every time it comes around. Sweet...Show More Summary