Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:01:16 GMT
GOP plots early wake-up call for Clinton
Hillary Clinton has managed to win support from Republicans without conceding any part of the progressive economic agenda she outlined during the Democratic primary. But with fall approaching and momentum on Clinton's side, Democrats and ...
Politics|Hillary Clinton Denounces the 'Alt-Right,' and the Alt-Right Is Thrilled
Yes, Theyll Always Come After Hillary Clinton; All the More Reason She Mustnt Hand Them Any Clubs
Let's Call The Conspiracy Theories About Hillary's Health What They Are
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 01:56:43 GMT
Dwyane Wade addresses fatal shooting of cousin: Enough is enough
A woman who was fatally shot while pushing a baby in a stroller on Chicago's South Side has been identified as a cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade. Authorities say Nykea Aldridge, 32, was killed when two males walked up and fired shots at a third man ...
Dwyane Wade's cousin, a mother of four, shot dead in Chicago
Dwyane Wade's cousin shot dead while pushing her baby in stroller on South Side
Dwyane Wade's cousin fatally shot in Chicago
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:51:14 GMT
French court suspends burkini ban
(CNN) Mayors do not have the right to ban burkinis, France's highest administrative court ruled Friday. The Council of State's ruling suspends a ban in the town of Villeneuve-Loubet, near Nice, and could affect cities around the country that have ...
France's burkini debate: About a bathing suit and a country's peculiar secularism
France 'burkini': Mayors urged to heed court's ruling
Top French Court Suspends Riviera Town's Burkini Ban
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:33:42 GMT
Italy aftershocks limit access to earthquake-damaged town
AMATRICE, Italy – Rescue workers acknowledged Friday they might not find any more survivors from Italy's earthquake as they confronted a new obstacle to their recovery work: a powerful aftershock that damaged two key access bridges to hard-hit Amatrice ...
Hope Fades in Italy for More Quake Survivors
Italy earthquake: 'We are the lucky ones. We are alive'
Aftershocks rattle rescuers as Italy quake toll rises to 268
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:53:43 GMT
New York Times
Federal Judge Curbs Enforcement of North Carolina Transgender Access Law
New York Times
Unisex signs outside bathrooms at a restaurant in Durham, N.C. Credit Sara D. Davis/Getty Images. A federal judge on Friday curbed the enforcement of a North Carolina law that restricted restroom access for transgender people. The ruling was the first ...
Judge blocks UNC from enforcing 'bathroom bill' against 3 plaintiffs
Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Enforcement of State Bathroom Law At UNC
Judge rules University of North Carolina can't enforce transgender bathroom restrictions
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:08:51 GMT
Yellen Imagines a Future Where Fed Tinkers With Inflation Target
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen raised the possibility that future policy makers might increase their inflation target and broaden the types of assets they can buy to enhance their ability to counteract a severe recession. While stressing that the ...
Fed's Yellen sees stronger case for interest rate hike
Summer's ending, Fed's back in play and September volatility looms — oh my!
Stocks end volatile session lower after hawkish Yellen, Fischer statements
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:21:39 GMT
Obama creates the largest protected place on the planet, in Hawaii
President Obama on Friday created the largest ecologically protected area on the planet when he expanded a national marine monument in his native Hawaii to encompass more than half a million square miles. The president more than quadrupled the size ...
Obama creates largest ocean reserve, takes heat for new federal decrees
Protected Marine Area Near Hawaii Is Now Twice The Size Of Texas
World's largest marine reserve created off Hawaii
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:55:20 GMT
UN Security Council condemns latest North Korean missile tests
UNITED NATIONS – The U.N. Security Council strongly condemned four North Korean ballistic missile launches in July and August on Friday night, calling them "grave violations" of a ban on all ballistic missile activity. A press statement approved by all ...
UN council condemns N.Korea missile launches, vows new measures
N. Korea Says UN Condemnation of Missile Tests 'Provocation'
North Korea planning submarines that can carry multiple SLBMs