Obama makes first public remarks since leaving office
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:26:34 -0400
Leading a panel discussion at the University of Chicago, the former president said that he is hoping to inspire young leaders and “help them take a crack at changing the world.”
Dao attorney: Client was dragged like ‘sack of potatoes,’ apology from CEO wouldn’t help
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:23:38 -0400
Thomas Demetrio, the lawyer for injured United passenger David Dao, said the airline’s CEO had a chance to apologize but instead called Dao belligerent.
Pres. Trump's Threat to Congress Fails
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:40:19 -0400
President Trump lost his first fight over health care and Monday night he appeared to back off threats to force Democrats and Republicans to pay for the border wall. Fmr. GOP Congressman David Jolly and MNSBC's Joy Reid join Lawrence O'Donnell.
Voices from overseas: People from around the world consider Trump's first 100 days
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:23:26 -0400
It was the most stunning political victory of the 21st century, one that brought shocked concern in many parts of the world and cheers in others. One uncontroversial certainty was that it would cause reverberations around the globe. Donald Trump campaigned on an “America First” platform, but has found himself as president drawn into thorny geopolitical complexities aplenty in the first 100 days of his administration.
Arkansas Executes 2 Death Row Inmates
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 02:26:00 -0400
Gov. Asa Hutchinson issued an order in February to execute eight men in 10 days in April because the state's stock of midazolam, a key lethal injection drug, expires at the end of the month.
As Insulin Costs Skyrocket, Families Turn to Black Market
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:47:28 -0400
Over the last 20 years, the list price of Insulin has shot up more than 1,000 percent. For many who can’t afford such high prices, they’re looking elsewhere to obtain the lifesaving medicine.
Off-Duty NYPD Officer Critically Injures 2 Women While Drunk Behind the Wheel: Cops
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:24:00 -0400
Neville Smith, 32, rear-ended a Honda as he merged onto a highway before dawn Sunday.
A look at immigrants in the US without legal status
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:20:47 -0400
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A report released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center showed the number of immigrants in the country illegally fell to 11 million in 2015 from six years earlier.
How to Make a Dodge Challenger Hellcat Quicker Than a Demon
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:57:39 -0400
The Dodge Demon does the 1/4-mile in 9.65 seconds. Here's what it takes to go quicker in a "regular" Hellcat.
U.S. F35s fly into Estonia in show of NATO solidarity
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:10:06 -0400
By David Mardiste AMARI AIR BASE, Estonia (Reuters) - Two of the U.S. Air Force's newest and most advanced jets landed in the Baltic state of Estonia for the first time on Tuesday, a symbolic gesture meant to reinforce the United States' commitment to the defense of NATO allies that border Russia. The visit of the F-35 stealth fighters, which flew from Britain and spent several hours in Estonia, is part of broader U.S. jet pilot training across Europe as the NATO alliance seeks to deter Moscow from any possible incursion in the Baltics. "This is a very clear message," Estonia's Defense Minister Margus Tsahkna told Reuters.