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Intelligence whistleblowers face a dangerous path to Congress

Intelligence whistleblowers face a dangerous path to CongressOne of the most perplexing questions for outsiders about the Trump whistleblower is if the complaint was so urgent, why didn’t the whistleblower go straight to Congress?


Date : Fri, 20 Sep 2019 18:31:55 -0400

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Bill de Blasio's net worth as he pulls out of 2020 presidential race

Bill de Blasio's net worth as he pulls out of 2020 presidential raceNew York Mayor de Blasio announced that he is officially dropping out of the 2020 presidential race -- here's a look at his current finances.


Date : Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:24:00 -0400

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Texas man wanted for allegedly divorcing his wife without her knowledge

Texas man wanted for allegedly divorcing his wife without her knowledgeA Texas man is wanted by police after he allegedly filed for and completed divorce proceedings against his wife without her knowledge. 


Date : Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:32:15 -0400

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Sheriff: 1 officer dead, 1 injured in Louisiana shooting

Sheriff: 1 officer dead, 1 injured in Louisiana shootingOne police officer was fatally shot and another wounded Friday after a vehicle chase north of New Orleans, authorities said. Mandeville Police Chief Gerald Sticker confirmed one officer's death and the other's injury from gunfire in his community on the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain, near U.S. 190 and Louisiana Highway 22. Sticker said at a news conference that the wounded officer, who's being treated at Lakeview Regional Medical Center, is expected to survive.


Date : Fri, 20 Sep 2019 20:17:27 -0400

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UAE's first official synagogue to open in multi-faith complex in 2022

UAE's first official synagogue to open in multi-faith complex in 2022Construction on the United Arab Emirates' first official synagogue will begin next year and be completed by 2022, according to local media reports. The synagogue will be part of the multi-faith "Abrahamic Family House" complex in Abu Dhabi, which will also feature a mosque and church of which full construction will be completed in 2022, Abu Dhabi newspaper the National reported on Sunday. The complex was announced in February following a visit by Pope Francis to the UAE, the first by a pontiff to the Arabian Peninsula.


Date : Sun, 22 Sep 2019 02:27:25 -0400

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Could a Tax on Stock Trades Pay Off the Nation’s Student Debt?

Could a Tax on Stock Trades Pay Off the Nation’s Student Debt?The 2020 Democratic candidates all have a plan to eliminate student debt.


Date : Fri, 20 Sep 2019 22:30:00 -0400

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Stranded cars, rescues and deadly flooding: Waters slowly begin receding in Houston after Imelda

Stranded cars, rescues and deadly flooding: Waters slowly begin receding in Houston after ImeldaAs floodwaters began slowing receding in Houston, police worked to clear freeways of hundreds of stranded vehicles after four days of relentless rain


Date : Fri, 20 Sep 2019 14:21:02 -0400

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Colt to stop making AR-15 rifles, weapon of choice in US mass shootings

Colt to stop making AR-15 rifles, weapon of choice in US mass shootingsLegendary US gun manufacturer Colt has said it will no longer produce the AR-15, blaming market forces rather than the semi-automatic rifle's role in some of the country's worst mass shootings. "Over the last few years, the market for modern sporting rifles has experienced significant excess manufacturing capacity," said the company's chief executive Dennis Veilleux in a statement released on Thursday. For that reason, "we believe there is adequate supply for modern sporting rifles for the foreseeable future," he said, noting that his firm would continue to make assault rifles for the US military and law enforcement agencies, as well as its world-famous revolvers.


Date : Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:53:44 -0400

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Is America ready for a gay president? Iowa casts first votes

Is America ready for a gay president? Iowa casts first votesWhile campaigning in Iowa, a supporter asked presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg what he should he tell friends who say America isn't ready to elect a gay man as president.


Date : Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:28:50 -0400

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