Fact Check of the Day: Trump's Inaccurate Claim That U.S. Is ‘the Fastest-Growing Economy in the World'
The United States' G.D.P. growth is nowhere near the highest in the world, though its rate is currently one of the highest among developed economies.
13 hours ago - NY Times
The Latest: McConnell: Kavanaugh will get up-or-down vote
WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh : 3:35 p.m. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will receive an...
17 hours ago - Boston Herald - 5 articles
Disneyland Resort hotel workers approve a new contract with a $15-an-hour minimum wage
LOS ANGELES - After months of demonstrations and protests, hotel workers at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim overwhelmingly approved a contract that boosts hourly salaries by...
1 day ago - Boston Herald - 2 articles
Everything You Know About Obesity Is Wrong
Michael Hobbes , HuffPost For decades, the medical community has ignored mountains of evidence to wage a cruel and futile war on fat people, poisoning public perception and...
1 day ago - Real Clear Politics
Dog's test results call for more tests
Q Our 12-year-old Bichon has developed over the past two years what we considered to be typical older dog changes, such as cloudy eyes, trouble getting up and down the stairs...
2 days ago - Boston Herald
Teachers, others demand wage hikes at protest in Poland
Thousands of state employees protested in Warsaw to demand higher wages.
2 days ago - ABC News
Under Armour cuts 400 jobs as it streamlines
BALTIMORE - Under Armour will cut about 400 jobs, part of a restructuring that the sports gear maker announced earlier this year. The Baltimore company actually began a...
4 days ago - Boston Herald
Hispanics Flourishing in the Trump Economy
Alfredo Ortiz , The Hill President Trump's economy is the rising tide that is lifting all boats. This is especially true for Hispanics, who were among the biggest victims of...
5 days ago - Real Clear Politics
Trump says he wants to protect steel workers. Why are they unhappy?
High tariffs don't mean high wages.
5 days ago - The Washington Post
A Better Way to Fight “Corporate Welfare”
Senator Bernie Sanders has spent much of the summer highlighting the low wages at major American corporations and contrasting it with the astronomical pay for top executives...
6 days ago - The New Republic
The headlines of News BreaK
GOP Sticks With Kavanaugh Despite 'Phony' New Sexual Misconduct Allegation
Democrats are “just taking shots in the dark” with the latest accusation against the Supreme Court nominee, one Republican senator said.
Brett Kavanaugh On Fox News: 'I'm Not Going Anywhere'
The Supreme Court nominee continued to call the allegations against him false and insisted he was not withdrawing his candidacy for the high court.
Donald Trump: 'Absolute No' On Puerto Rican Statehood Bid If San Juan Mayor...
The president tore into Carmen Yulín Cruz and lamented that he never got a thank you for his response to Hurricane Maria.
Kavanaugh: I Won't Withdraw
Brett Kavanaugh will not withdraw from consideration as President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, the appeals court judge told the Senate Judiciary Committee in a letter Monday...
Kavanaugh Tells Senate He Won't Withdraw Nomination Over Sexual Assault...
“These are smears, pure and simple,” the Supreme Court nominee wrote.
Dallas Police Fire Officer Who Killed Botham Jean In His Own Home
Officer Amber Guyger was already charged with manslaughter in the shooting.
Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Says He Has Kavanaugh Evidence
Stormy Daniels' lawyer is now involved in the battle over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination-and he says he has a client with "credible information" to support some...
New Yorker Publishes Account of 2nd Kavanaugh Accuser
The Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled a hearing Thursday for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted...
Ed Whelan Takes 'Leave Of Absence' From Ethics Group After Bizarre Kavanaugh...
Whelan offered to resign from his post as president of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, a conservative think tank.
What the Public Lands Are Truly Worth
If ever there was a time for a defense of the federal public lands system, it is now. Donald Trump's Interior Secretary, Ryan Zinke, has expressed his contempt for the...