GOP Efforts To Counter Green New Deal Show How Far Climate Debate Has Shifted
After weeks of vilifying the Green New Deal as an assault on hamburgers, an embrace of Stalinism and a firstRead more.
The NRA Comes Out Against The Violence Against Women Act
The National Rifle Association is opposing the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act over provisions designed to keep domesticRead more.
Interior Dept. Nominee’s Rise A Win For His Former Lobbying Clients
Former industry clients of David Bernhardt, the acting secretary of the Interior Department and a longtime fossil fuel lobbyist, haveRead more.
Theresa May Signals She Will Resign As PM After Brexit
Teresa May has told Tory MPs that she will quit as PM once the U.K. has formally quit the EuropeanRead more.
Yemen Hospital Reportedly Hit By Airstrike, Killing At Least 7
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A hospital in a rural area of northwest Yemen was hit by an airstrike Tuesday killingRead more.
Stacey Abrams Signals She’s Not Interested In Being Biden’s Running Mate
Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams (D) all but ruled out being Joe Biden’s presidential running mate when pressed WednesdayRead more.
Anna The Anaconda Gives ‘Virgin Birth’ At New England Aquarium
A Boston aquarium has confirmed that the surprise birth of anaconda snakes to a mother living with only other femalesRead more.
Easter Island Statues Threatened By Nose-Pick Selfie-Snapping Tourists
Legions of tourists are unable to resist snapping ‘nose-pick’ selfies with the gigantic statues on Rapa Nui – or EasterRead more.
NASA Confirms A Car-Sized Fireball Lit Up The Sky Over South Australia
The powerful meteor that lit up the skies above southern Australia this week was bright enough to be classified asRead more.
Fighting Rising Tides, Coastal Towns Turn To Humble Oysters To Save Their Land And Their Culture
POINTE-AUX-CHENES, La. — On the brackish waters of Louisiana, about 40 miles southwest of New Orleans, residents mark the passageRead more.
Flood Of State Laws Banning Abortion Could Hand Democrats A Political Weapon
WASHINGTON (AP) — A flood of laws banning abortions in Republican-run states has handed Democrats a political weapon heading intoRead more.
Federal Judge Blocks Mississippi Abortion Law
A U.S. district judge on Friday blocked Mississippi’s restrictive abortion law, setting the stage for more court battles as conservativeRead more.
Karamo Brown Wondered If A Common Phrase Was Offensive, So He Asked
Karamo Brown of “Queer Eye” tweeted Thursday that he had a conversation with someone who used an idiom that heRead more.
What It’s Like Being Disabled And Asian In America
When Mohita Abbaraju told their parents that they were trying to apply for disability accommodations at the University of MassachusettsRead more.