News

The legacy of John Paul Stevens is summed up by his treatment of Bill Clinton

4 monthes ago   |   By

While many cursed Stevens' opinion during the Clinton impeachment process, we would be wise to recognize the judicial legend's good judgment and nonpartisanship today.
Read more ...

 




Boris Wins Big

Boris Wins Big

Britain's Conservatives won a commanding majority and a mandate to push through the prime minister's Brexit deal-but other problems lie ahead for Johnson, starting with Scotland. Read more ...

'It was heart-wrenching': Salmon farmers rescue bald eagle from octopus

'It was heart-wrenching': Salmon farmers rescue bald eagle from octopus

They found "a full-sized eagle submerged in the water with a big giant octopus in the water trying to drag it down." Read more ...

Stock markets surge on reports of US-China deal to pause trade war

Stock markets surge on reports of US-China deal to pause trade war

A phase one trade deal with China has been reached, in principle, by the Trump administration, sources have told CNBC. It will roll back existing US tariff hikes on Chinese... Read more ...

UK's Boris Johnson claims victory, seeks to 'get Brexit done'

UK's Boris Johnson claims victory, seeks to 'get Brexit done'

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's victory in Thursday's election means that Brexit could now happen within weeks. Read more ...

Former NBA Commissioner David Stern has emergency brain surgery

Former NBA Commissioner David Stern has emergency brain surgery

Stern served exactly 30 years as the NBA's longest-tenured commissioner before Adam Silver replaced him on Feb. 1, 2014. Read more ...

Regulators to set up 3-digit suicide hotline number like 911

Regulators to set up 3-digit suicide hotline number like 911

Once it's implemented, people will just need to dial 988 to seek help, similar to calling 911 for emergencies or 311 for city services. Read more ...

‘Powerful new mandate to get Brexit done': BoJo promises to respect will of...

‘Powerful new mandate to get Brexit done': BoJo promises to respect will of British people

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he had been given a strong new mandate from the British people, celebrating his Conservative party's landslide electoral win as a... Read more ...

Police: Second suspect in Kansas City bar mass shooting captured by...

Police: Second suspect in Kansas City bar mass shooting captured by Michoacán State Police in Mexico

The second suspect wanted in connection with a mass shooting at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, is in custody, according to police. Read more ...

DC police: Gunman shot at two officers

DC police: Gunman shot at two officers

An individual in a wooded area opened fire on police officers Thursday, D.C. police said. Read more ...

SBI investigating shooting involving probation officer in Johnston County

SBI investigating shooting involving probation officer in Johnston County

The North Carolina Department of Public Safety asked the State Bureau of Investigation to examine a shooting involving a probation/parole officer Thursday night in Johnston... Read more ...