Month: Mar, 2019

Biden denies acting ‘inappropriately’ with women, but vows to ‘listen respectfully’

Biden denies acting ‘inappropriately’ with women, but vows to ‘listen respectfully’

Just hours after a former Democratic candidate in Nevada accused former Vice President Joe Biden of inappropriate conduct during a 2014 campaign event, the 76-year-old prospective 2020 presidential candidate issued a statement Sunday strongly denying wrongdoi…

The 2020 campaign is already turning into a war on ‘elites’

The 2020 campaign is already turning into a war on ‘elites’

President Donald Trump and his newest Democratic nemesis, freshman New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, have very different ideas about the notion of "elites."

Trump tees up a health care fight with an uncertain outcome

Trump tees up a health care fight with an uncertain outcome

President Donald Trump has been adamant about one point this week: "The Republican Party will soon be known as the party of health care."

A TV Comedian Could Dominate Ukraine’s Election

A TV Comedian Could Dominate Ukraine’s Election

Voters crowded into polling stations in a presidential race in which a leading candidate was a 41-year-old who plays a president on television.

On Public Lands, Visitors Surge While Federal Management Funds Decline

On Public Lands, Visitors Surge While Federal Management Funds Decline

Western towns surrounded by and dependent upon public lands are forced to get creative as federal recreation budgets continue a slow decline. They are boosting local efforts to maintain public access.

Leaked documents reveal abuse of Saudi prisoners: Report

Leaked documents reveal abuse of Saudi prisoners: Report

Medical reports, prepared for King Salman, demand urgent transfer of most of 60 prisoners examined to medical centre.

Court Blocks Trump Effort to Open Arctic Waters to Oil Drilling

Court Blocks Trump Effort to Open Arctic Waters to Oil Drilling

A federal judge in Alaska has reinstated a ban on oil-and-gas drilling in vast swaths of the Arctic Ocean, potentially undermining a central part of the Trump administration’s effort to expand offshore drilling.

Pope in Morocco: protect ‘multi-religious’ Jerusalem

Pope in Morocco: protect ‘multi-religious’ Jerusalem

Joint statement with Moroccan king comes after US President Trump recognised Jerusalem as capital of Israel last year.

Kristin Bianco: Anti-Trump media should apologize for biased reporting on fake Russia-collusion story

Kristin Bianco: Anti-Trump media should apologize for biased reporting on fake Russia-collusion story

Bias against Trump led media to inaccurately report on the 2016 election and the fake Russia-collusion story. They need to admit mistakes and report more fairly.

The #MeToo movement has reached Muslim-majority northern Nigeria

The #MeToo movement has reached Muslim-majority northern Nigeria

Survivors of sexual abuse and harassment are sharing their experiences on social media, using the #ArewaMeToo hashtag.