06232018What's Hot:
>

Who Is Behind Trump’s Links to Arab Princes? A Billionaire Friend

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The connections nurtured by the financier Tom Barrack look to have paid off handsomely for Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates — and for his business. Source: NYT > World
>

Behind Armenia’s Revolt, Young Shock Troops From the Tech Sector

YEREVAN, Armenia — At 26, Lilit Petrosyan had a lot going for her, with a combined master’s degree in sociology and pedagogy and a job she liked developing features for PicsArt, a globally successful app used to manipulate photographs [...]
>

Behind a Roadside Hit in Malaysia, Israeli-Palestinian Intrigue

2 months ago | 0 comment
The Malaysian Connection The killing of Mr. Batsh, 34, in the Kuala Lumpur suburb of Gombak, known locally as Little Arabia, is bringing to light not only the increasing presence of Hamas and other groups here, but also Malaysia’s emergence [...]
>

Scientist Behind Dolly the Sheep, a Key to Parkinson’s Research, Has the Disease Himself

2 months ago | 0 comment
In 1996, Dr. Wilmut and a team of scientists at the Roslin Institute in Edinburgh cloned an adult sheep, resulting in the birth of Dolly. The achievement shocked researchers who had said it could not be done. But Dolly’s birth proved [...]
>

Pruitt fell behind on payments for his $50-a-night condo rental

3 months ago | 0 comment
Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt was at times slow to pay the rent on his $ 50-per-night lease in a Capitol Hill condo, according to two people with knowledge of the situation — forcing his lobbyist landlord to pester [...]
>

Behind the Dodd-Frank Freakout

3 months ago | 0 comment
Nellie Liang spent six years running the Federal Reserve’s financial stability division, which was created after the financial crisis of 2008 to try to prevent another one. So she has paid close attention to the bipartisan legislation the [...]
>

Japan Fears Being Left Behind by Trump’s Talks With Kim Jong-un

3 months ago | 0 comment
Meanwhile, a long-simmering scandal reared its head again on Monday, when Japan’s Finance Ministry released a report showing that officials had tampered with crucial documents related to a suspicious sweetheart land deal that may implicate [...]
>

Senate Intel Committee Gonna Kick Devin Nunes’s Traitor Ass Behind The Gym After Third Period

4 months ago | 0 comment
Hey look, new screenshot of Devin Nunes’s stupid face! It’s a pretty good bet these days that any #dumbfucking story about Republicans engaging in #dumbfuckery regarding the Russia investigations will always find its way back to Little [...]
>

Why is the U.S. lagging behind other countries in closing the gender pay gap?

5 months ago | 0 comment
Iceland has made the top ten list consistently for the past several years. But they’re not sitting comfortably at the top: Iceland’s government says its work striving for equal pay isn’t done. A new law in the country requires all [...]
>

Behind Pence’s plan to rescue the Republican majority in 2018

5 months ago | 0 comment
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Vice President Mike Pence is launching one of the most aggressive campaign strategies in recent White House history: He will hopscotch the country over the next three months, making nearly three dozen stops [...]