Thursday, August 18, 2022

All posts tagged "Politics"

  • Will Trump end globalization? The doubt haunts Davos’ elite

    "That would be a catastrophe of untold proportions. I think we should try not to talk ourselves into a trade war and I think we're seeing a lot of that"

    • Posted January 20, 2017
  • Trump pick to lead EPA has spotty state environmental record

    WASHINGTON — When President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency first took office as Oklahoma’s attorney general, he disbanded the unit responsible for protecting the state’s natural resources. Instead, Scott Pruitt reassigned his...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
  • Bhatia denies being next candidate for PDP’s presidency

    SAN JUAN – Popular Democratic Party (PDP) Sen. Eduardo Bhatia rejected Thursday being a candidate for the party’s presidency. “To address the rumors that emerged this morning, I am not a candidate to preside over the Popular Democratic...

    • Posted January 12, 2017
  • Pew: Majority of US says fake news is creating confusion

    NEW YORK — A new survey from the Pew Research Center has found that two-thirds of U.S. adults say fake news stories are causing “a great deal of confusion” about the basic facts of current events. Fake...

    • Posted December 15, 2016
  • Many Thanksgiving Travelers Hoping to Leave Politics Behind

    CHICAGO — When Mary Mitchell gathers with family for Thanksgiving, she plans to enjoy cooking with her sister, a satisfying meal and maybe a game of charades afterward. One thing that’s not on the list: politics. “It’s...

    • Posted November 23, 2016
  • Haiti tabulating votes as factions claim victory, fraud

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Nearly 1,000 Haitian election workers began 12-hour shifts inside a warehouse Monday tabulating the results of weekend presidential and legislative voting supposed to return their drifting homeland back to full constitutional order. Despite an...

    • Posted November 21, 2016
  • Trump is master of his domains, even ones that bash him

    Whoever owns donaldtrumpsucks.com must really hate Donald Trump, right? Wrong! It’s the Donald himself. The same goes for no2trump.com, trumpmustgo.com and two dozen other web addresses that sound like they’re bashing the billionaire Republican presidential nominee, his...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
  • The Latest: AP is Told FBI was Urged to Stay Mum on Emails

    WASHINGTON — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT): 12:30 p.m. A government official tells The Associated Press that the Justice Department had advised the FBI against telling Congress about new developments in the...

    • Posted October 29, 2016
  • Why It Matters: Money in Politics

    WASHINGTON — THE ISSUE: Voters are disgusted with the way political races are paid for – disproportionately by big-money donors, including those who stand to gain or lose from government decisions. The rules even allow donors to...

    • Posted October 13, 2016
  • Activists Manifest in front of White House for Oscar López’s Release

    López Rivera has spent 35 years imprisoned, longer than Nelson Mandela

    • Posted October 9, 2016