Thursday, December 14, 2017

U.N. Says 2016 Will Be Deadliest Year Ever For Migrants Crossing The Mediterranean

That's despite far fewer people making the treacherous passage. The U.N. says smugglers set people off on mass embarkations on "flimsy inflatable rafts that often do not make...

Petitions demand ouster of Trump strategist

Several organizations have launched petitions calling for President-elect Donald Trump to rescind his appointment of Breitbart News chairman Steve Bannon.These pleas for Trump to reconsider his Sunday decision...

How Trump spoke to voters in a fading factory town

In the weeks leading up to the inauguration, Yahoo News visited towns and cities across the country, speaking to voters who had supported Donald Trump in the election....

Iran Hardliners Target Dual Nationals

Courts there recently sentenced three Iranian-Americans to prison. An Iranian-Canadian academic speaks out about her time in an Iranian prison earlier this year. Source link

October jobs report good news for Clinton

The October jobs report was fine at first glance and solid upon close inspection.And that’s great news for Hillary Clinton.In October, the economy added 161,000 jobs, which was a bit below the...

Women's anger transformed the 2017 elections. Get ready for 2018.

WASHINGTON — Roiling anti-Trump sentiment. A massive grassroots mobilization by new resistance organizing groups. Women’s anger at politicians and a record number of female candidates. To that list...

The Unswayables

Each round of economic dislocation in the US since the 1930s has caused angry white men to join the Republican Party. Democrats are doing little to woo them...

Why Buffett changed his mind on airline stocks

Warren Buffett has changed his mind.The famed investor has long railed against airline stocks, saying as recently as 2013 that they’re a “death trap for investors.” Buffett struggled...

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