California wildfires: Businesses face ruin as blaze rages

December 9th, 2017

The fire, which has forced thousands from their homes, has damaged swathes of avocado farmland.

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Al Franken announces intention to resign from Senate over sexual misconduct allegations

December 9th, 2017

Al Franken announces intention to resign from Senate over sexual misconduct allegationsSen. Al Franken, D-Minn., announced his plans to resign following a series of allegations from women accusing him of sexual harassment and misconduct. Franken said that while he believes an ethics committee investigation would find him innocent, he didn’t feel he could continue to serve and would be stepping down in the coming weeks. “This decision is not about me,” Franken said Thursday.


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Daniel Shaver: Police officer not guilty of murder

December 9th, 2017

The video shows a 26-year-old man shot five times while unarmed and crawling along a corridor.

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California wildfires: Nearly 200,000 flee as new blaze spreads

December 8th, 2017

Some 200,000 residents have been evacuated and a state of emergency declared for a new blaze in San Diego

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Yesterday The Supreme Court Jolted LGBTQ People With A Frightening Reality

December 8th, 2017

Yesterday The Supreme Court Jolted LGBTQ People With A Frightening RealityInside the U.S. Supreme Court this week for the oral arguments for Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, I couldn’t help but look at Justice Neil Gorsuch and imagine how things would be if Merrick Garland were rightly sitting in that chair.


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California wildfires: Nearly 200,000 flee amid new blaze

December 8th, 2017

A woman’s body is found in a burned-out area, and a new fire breaks out near San Diego.

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'It's insane': White House insiders question Trump's grasp of Jerusalem fallout

December 7th, 2017

'It's insane': White House insiders question Trump's grasp of Jerusalem falloutPresident Trump pivoted from decades of U.S.-Israel foreign policy precedent on Wednesday when he announced his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and eventually move the embassy from Tel Aviv.


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Franken to quit Senate amid sexual misconduct allegations

December 7th, 2017

Democratic Senator Al Franken says he plans to quit after string of sexual misconduct allegations.

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White House: Trump 'doesn't necessarily' agree with Moore about barring Muslims from Congress

December 7th, 2017

White House: Trump 'doesn't necessarily' agree with Moore about barring Muslims from CongressWhite House press secretary Sarah Sanders said President Trump doesn't necessarily back all of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore's controversial views.


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Democrats urge Senator Franken to quit amid groping claims

December 7th, 2017

Al Franken denies a report he plans to quit as colleagues abandon him and allegations pile up.

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