Trump Administration Waives Shipping Restriction For Puerto Rico

The Maritimes Trades Department of the AFL-CIO says the law "accounts for hundreds of thousands of American jobs and. helps pump billions of dollars into the economy". "We have heard reports that the ongoing supply shortages are causing looting a... More..

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Supreme Court to Hear New Challenge to Key Labor Union Ruling
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Supreme Court to Hear New Challenge to Key Labor Union Ruling

A reversal would likely drain the monetary resources and activities of public sector unions in 22 states , including OR, where obligatory fees are legal. The case was brought by Mark Janus , a state worker wh...More..

Blast near Shiite mosque in Afghan capital causes casualties
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Blast near Shiite mosque in Afghan capital causes casualties

Afghanistan, a mainly Sunni Islamic country, has mostly avoided the sectarian violence that has devastated countries such as Iraq, but there have been increasing numbers of attacks on Shi'ite targets in recent ...More..

FBI Director Warns Terrorist Drones Are an Imminent Threat in the US
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

FBI Director Warns Terrorist Drones Are an Imminent Threat in the US

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, prompted Wray to confirm the number. “This is unprecedented. The violence in Charlottesville also led to ...More..

by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

U.S. to Send More Nuke-Capable Submarines, Bombers to Korean Peninsula

Mr Moon said in a speech to celebrate the 69th anniversary of Armed Forces Day that the government aimed to regain the wartime command of South Korean forces early from Washington, and that the transfer will ma...More..

Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny detained by police for campaign rally call
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny detained by police for campaign rally call

Navalny is among the most popular opposition leaders in Russian Federation, known for highlighting the Kremlin's corruption with viral investigations. Opposition protests must be pre-approved, authorities said,...More..

Amidst Defeats, ISIS Releases Audio Of Chief Al-Baghdadi Rallying Forces
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Amidst Defeats, ISIS Releases Audio Of Chief Al-Baghdadi Rallying Forces

The 46-minute recording, which was released in written form shortly afterward in a new issue of ISIS' weekly al-Naba newsletter, spends a lengthy amount of time on the Quran and historical caliphs. It is under ...More..

Ronaldo's goal drought continues as Madrid edge Alaves
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Ronaldo's goal drought continues as Madrid edge Alaves

Not only that, but their team's second highest scorer last season, Alvaro Morata, was allowed to go to Chelsea without an able replacement being brought in. "There are stages. past year I got through the stag...More..

Caught up in scandal, HHS's Tom Price expresses 'regret'
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Caught up in scandal, HHS's Tom Price expresses 'regret'

The HHS Office of Inspector General said last week that it has opened an investigation into his travel. Even President Donald Trump has publicly scolded Price for his flying habits, which have drawn scrut...More..

Toddler shoots 2 children in home daycare
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Toddler shoots 2 children in home daycare

The shooting happened Wednesday morning around 10 a.m.in the 3000 block of Harding Street. "A lot of times it's just the other kid, her older children watching them". Police said today meets host been led with ...More..

Father Vs Son? After Yashwant Sinha's Attack On Economy, Son Jayant Defends
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Father Vs Son? After Yashwant Sinha's Attack On Economy, Son Jayant Defends

Minutes after Jaitley's retort to Sinha and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram about not having the "luxury of being a former finance minister", Congress chief spokesman Randeep Singh Surjewala termed the...More..

Putin arrives in Ankara for talks with Erdogan
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Putin arrives in Ankara for talks with Erdogan

The situation in Syria and de-escalation zones are expected to be the main issues on the table. Speaking at a news conference after talks in Ankara with Erdogan, Putin did not set out his view on the refe...More..

Transgender Missouri Teen Was Allegedly Killed, Mutilated and Burned
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Transgender Missouri Teen Was Allegedly Killed, Mutilated and Burned

The killing has drawn the attention of transgender advocates across the U.S. who believe Ally was targeted for her gender identity . Authorities have insisted the crime was not motivated by Steinfeld's ge...More..

Cold Case Murder Arrest: Woman Committed Crime Dressed As Clown
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Cold Case Murder Arrest: Woman Committed Crime Dressed As Clown

Marlene Warren answered the door and the clown offered her the items. In 2014, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office Cold Case Unit reopened the homicide investigation. "I will feel peace when the hamme...More..

Trump Says He's Looking 'Very Closely' at Firing His Health Secretary
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Trump Says He's Looking 'Very Closely' at Firing His Health Secretary

The committee is requesting the documents be submitted no later than October 10, according to the letter . Politico reported earlier this week that he opted for private travel over commercial flights 24 ...More..

1 dead, 1 hurt in rockfall at Yosemite National Park's El Capitan
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

1 dead, 1 hurt in rockfall at Yosemite National Park's El Capitan

A visitor to Yosemite National Park was killed Wednesday after being hit by a chunk of rock falling from El Capitan. A large rock fell near the East Buttress climbing route on El Capitan at around 1:55 p.m....More..

Evacuations from Bali volcano swell to more than 57000
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Evacuations from Bali volcano swell to more than 57000

With a volcanic eruption nearly certain (the volcano alert was rapidly raised to the maximum level last weekend), Indonesian officials have urged visitors and villagers to flee the 7.5-mile exclusion zone. In...More..

97% Puerto Ricans still without electricity, claims Governor Ricardo Rossello
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

97% Puerto Ricans still without electricity, claims Governor Ricardo Rossello

My plea is for the people of Puerto Rico, not only for my children. The Jones Act , a law that requires the delivery of goods between USA ports to be done by US -owned and -operated ships, was waived in Texas ...More..

Supreme Court to take up auto dealership overtime case
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Supreme Court to take up auto dealership overtime case

The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday gave itself another chance to decide an issue that could choke off a vital source of money for unions around the country representing police, teachers and other government e...More..

Supreme Court grants stay for Georgia man's execution
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Supreme Court grants stay for Georgia man's execution

Reliably conservative Chief Justice John Roberts agreed to grant the temporary stay along with Justices Anthony Kennedy, Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan. "After studying the...More..