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Sanctions on countries who buy Iranian oil

2019-Apr-22

U.S. to impose sanctions on allies in drive to push Iranian oil sales to zero

Why most new apartment buildings all look the same

2019-Apr-15

Why America's New Apartment Buildings All Look the Same

Airbnb hosts use hidden cameras to record guests

2019-Mar-26

Airbnb Has a Hidden-Camera Problem

NY City bans discrimination based on hair

2019-Feb-18

New York City to Ban Discrimination Based on Hair

Airline sues customer for gaming its system

2019-Feb-14

An airline is suing a customer who skipped a leg of his flight to save money

Trump encourages "Bible literacy" classes in public schools

2019-Jan-28

Trump offers encouragement for state efforts to teach Bible literacy in public schools

Trump ends White House press briefings

2019-Jan-22

Trump: I told Sanders to stop briefings because press covers her 'rudely'

Conviction for leaving food in desert for migrants

2019-Jan-19

Arizona: Four women convicted after leaving food and water in desert for migrants

Escort claiming evidence of Trump collusion held in Russia

2019-Jan-18

Nastya Rybka: Russia seizes model who made Trump collusion claim

Pelosi suggests no State of Union address during shutdown

2019-Jan-16

Pelosi asks Trump to postpone State of the Union address because of government shutdown - or deliver it in writing

Government agencies can fudge spending numbers

2019-Jan-16

Has the Government Legalized Secret Defense Spending?

Court overrules Trump on census citizenship question

2019-Jan-15

Judge Orders Trump Administration To Remove 2020 Census Citizenship Question

Math shows border wall would be costly, insecure

2018-Dec-23

Based on Trump's detailed diagram of his slat wall, here is some advanced mathematics

Trump Foundation to dissolve under investigation

2018-Dec-18

Trump Foundation To Dissolve Amid New York AG's Investigation

Paul Ryan pushes for thousands of Irish visas

2018-Dec-14

Ryan pushes for thousands of Irish visas before leaving office

Sanctioned countries hiring lobbyists tied to Trump

2018-Dec-10

Targets of U.S. Sanctions Hire Lobbyists With Trump Ties to Seek Relief

U.S. border troops fire teargas at refugees

2018-Nov-25

Migrant caravan: US fires tear gas at Mexico border

Sears proposes $19M exec bonuses in bankruptcy filing

2018-Nov-16

Bankrupt Sears wants to give executives $19 million in bonuses

Trump administration actively interferes with science

2018-Nov-09

Trump's Interference With Science Is Unprecedented

Kris Kobach funded by white supremacists

2018-Nov-05

Trump ally Kris Kobach accepted donations from white nationalists

Georgia: Fake Oprah Winfrey robocalls by antisemitic group

2018-Nov-05

Racist "magical Negro" robo-call from "Oprah" targets Stacey Abrams in Georgia governor's race.

Republicans pose as communists, donate to Democrats

2018-Oct-11

Republican pair apparently pose as communists to make Democratic donation.

Should you evacuate during Hurricane Florence?

2018-Sep-11

How To Convince Your Family To Evacuate During Hurricane Florence

Administration threations International Criminal Court

2018-Sep-10

Bolton threatens sanctions against International Criminal Court

Trump inauguration crowd photos were doctored

2018-Sep-06

Trump inauguration crowd photos were edited after he intervened

Trump suggests making it illegal to protest

2018-Sep-05

Trump suggests that protesting should be illegal

Trump official's letter to the NY Times about administration

2018-Sep-05

I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administration

Stripping citizens of passports not new - but greatly expanded

2018-Aug-31

Trump's stripping of passports from some Texas Latinos, explained

Trump's law-enforcement targets are organized crime experts

2018-Aug-31

Trump's Top Targets in the Russia Probe Are Experts in Organized Crime

Trump spreads myth of South African land seizures

2018-Aug-31

The Dangerous Myths of South African Land Seizures

Supreme Court won't hear attempt to ban same-sex couple foster care

2018-Aug-31

Supreme Court won't get involved in foster-care dispute over gay couples

Trump says there will be violence if Democrats take control of Congress

2018-Aug-30

Trump stands by warning of 'violence' if Dems win midterms

Understanding Trump advisor shows genesis of policies

2018-Aug-29

Inside Stephen Miller's hostile takeover of immigration policy

Top companies with workers relying on food stamps

2018-Aug-29

Data from states shows thousands of Amazon employees are on food stamps

Interms for top Republicans almost exclusively white

2018-Aug-29

Exclusive: here's the photo of a very white summer intern class the White House didn't release

Devin Nunes goes to London to question Trump evidence

2018-Aug-28

Devin Nunes's Curious Trip to London

Judge overturns some of Trump's civil service exec orders

2018-Aug-25

In victory for unions, judge overturns key parts of Trump executive orders

FBI surveillance devices may interfere with 911 calls

2018-Aug-24

FBI surveillance devices may interfere with 911 calls, U.S. senator says

Analyzing the "Trump Economy"

2018-Aug-24

The truth about the Trump economy

Education Secretary DeVos wants money to arm teachers

2018-Aug-23

Betsy DeVos Eyes Federal Education Grants to Put Guns in Schools

Trump and security can be sued for assault on protesters

2018-Aug-21

Trump and security team must face claims of assault on Mexican protesters, judge says

Why is the Taliban resurging in Afghanistan

2018-Aug-19

5 key lessons from the Taliban's deadly resurgence in Afghanistan

Flushing contact lenses impacts environment

2018-Aug-19

Why Are So Many Americans Flushing Their Contacts Down the Toilet?

Republicans employ tactics to frighten voters

2018-Aug-15

The GOP's 2018 message: Be afraid. Be very afraid.

Louisiana police strangle man asking to see warrant against him

2018-Aug-03

Video: Louisiana Cops Strangle Black Man to Death for Asking to See Arrest Warrant

Using more resources than the planet can regenerate

2018-Aug-01

Humans have depleted the Earth's natural resources with five months still to go in 2018

Cohen's recordings of Trump and the history of secret microphones

2018-Jul-26

Michael Cohen's Trump recordings and the secret history of secret microphones

How Canada gets better results than the U.S.

2018-Jul-17

Why Canada Is Able to Do Things Better

U.N. poverty estimates far exceed Trump administration's

2018-Jun-25

The U.N. says 18.5 million Americans are in 'extreme poverty.' Trump's team says just 250,000 are.

Trump campaign working with ex-Cambridge Analytica workers

2018-Jun-15

Trump 2020 working with ex-Cambridge Analytica staffers

Administration looks to change name of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

2018-Jun-11

Mick Mulvaney changed the CFPB's sign to BCFP

EPA allowing new uses for banned asbestos

2018-Jun-11

Is the EPA Allowing for the Approval of New Asbestos-Containing Products?

Texas teacher removed after photo of her same-sex spouse

2018-May-10

Texas Teacher Showed a Photo of Her Wife, and Was Barred From the Classroom

Reports of military sexual assault at highest level reported

2018-Apr-30

Reports of Sexual Assault in the Military Rise by 10 Percent, Pentagon Finds

Mueller subpoenas Deutsche Bank data

2017-Dec-05

Trump-Russia probe: Mueller 'demands Deutsche Bank data'

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