“The ineptitude of the White House political operation has sunk from annoying to embarrassing,” said one Democratic Senate official.
An examination of health, economic and education data help explain why the disease escalated so severely in these three nations; they also show why Ebola won’t rage in richer countries and what is required to not only halt this outbreak but prevent it from happening at this scale again.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is “tired” of hearing about the minimum wage. Speaking at an event sponsored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, he arg…
I’m tired of hearing from Christie. He is just an arrogant an windbag.
Hong Kong student protesters expressed disappointment about talks with government officials, saying authorities failed to address their main concerns about the structure of the 2017 elections.Hon…
Despite being outraised by Democratic super PACs all year long, the top conservative groups played to a draw in September and are in a strong position to continue matching — and possibly surpassing — their rivals leading up to Election Day.
If Democrats lose in November it won’t be because they didn’t have enough money.
Cultivation of the illegal poppy plant in Afghanistan has reached an “all time high” following a $7.6 billion counternarcotics campaign paid for by the United States, according to government overs
Americans are dying on U.S. streets from heroin overdoses because of the failure to destroy poppy crops in Afghanistan. That is the greatest consequence of that war and the failure of two Presidents to fight it successfully.
Installed wind power capacity could swell by 530 percent to 2,000 gigawatts (GW) by 2030, supplying up to 19 percent of global electricity, a report from a trade association and Greenpeace said on Tuesday.
Obviously Christie doesn’t fear the laws. They don’t apply to him, apparently. Then again, the laws don’t seem to matter to the politicians:
As chairman of the Republican Governors Association, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has helped Charlie Baker with millions of dollars worth of ads supporting his Massachusetts gubernatorial campaign. But that’s not the only way he may be boosting the GOP candidate in the final weeks of a close election: Christie officials are blocking the release of the findings of New Jersey’s pay-to-play investigation into Baker.
Bank robbers are increasingly likely to be computer hackers who don’t have to enter a bank to invade it, a top FBI official warned financial services companies.
Earth is on pace to tie or even break the mark for the hottest year on record, federal meteorologists say.
That’s because global heat records have kept falling in 2014, with September the latest example.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Monday that last month the globe averaged 60.3 degrees Fahrenheit (15.72 degrees Celsius). That was the hottest September in 135 years of record keeping.
It was the fourth monthly record set this year, along with May, June and August.