WASHINGTON ― As John Bentley waited in line to see President Barack Obama campaign for Hillary Clinton just days before the 2016 election, he worried that he’d been unable to persuade his son to cast a ballot for Clinton, too.
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 05:01:13 -0500
The Supreme Court Should Honor Dr. King's Legacy On Labor Rights
In the early days of April 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. traveled to Memphis, Tennessee, to join in a protest with 1,300 city sanitation workers who had gone on strike after two of their colleagues were killed on the job.
Sun, 25 Feb 2018 08:01:18 -0500
Thousands in North Carolina bid farewell to Rev. Billy Graham
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 10:57:15 -0500
When nature takes over: Abandoned America overgrown
Sun, 25 Feb 2018 13:50:28 -0500
The NRA Wasn't Always A Front For Gun Makers
On Thursday, Wayne LaPierre, CEO of the National Rifle Association and unofficial leader of America’s largest cult, took the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) meeting in Washington, D.C.
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 08:01:13 -0500
Hundreds of desperate Rohingya Muslims are still pouring over the Myanmar border into Bangladesh every week, bringing harrowing accounts of torture and murder, six months after a military crackdown sparked the massive refugee crisis. One of the recent arrivals, Nur Mohammad, said his village in Myanmar's Rakhine state was surrounded by Buddhist vigilantes for days before they were allowed to leave. Thirty-year-old Enayetullah was among the 200 Rohingya who crossed the Naf river into Bangladesh on Friday.
Sun, 25 Feb 2018 06:46:46 -0500
Bank of America takes aim at gun-making clients
Bank of America, the second-biggest U.S. bank by assets, said its request to makers of the military-style weapons was in line with those taken by other financial industry companies to help prevent deadly gun rampages. "An immediate step we're taking is to engage the limited number of clients we have that manufacture assault weapons for non-military use to understand what they can contribute to this shared responsibility," the Charlotte, North Carolina-based bank said in a statement. It did not name the clients who make assault rifles.
Sun, 25 Feb 2018 00:40:44 -0500
One of two men hired by man who planned his family's murder confesses to cops: Part 4
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:28:48 -0500
Red Cross: 21 Staffers Resigned or Fired in Sexual Misconduct Cases Since 2015
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:05:14 -0500
Parkland Survivor To Melania Trump: Stop Donald Trump Jr. From Cyberbullying Me
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 21:12:14 -0500