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An Óscar Arias Accuser’s Battle to Be Heard

MEXICO CITY — Yazmín Morales recalls weeping with rage after an encounter four years ago in the book-lined study of her country’s most respected statesman. Óscar Arias Sánchez, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former Costa Rican [...]

‘They heard the message’: Castro makes a play for the Obama coalition

Julián Castro is embracing his distinction as likely the only major Latino candidate in what’s expected to be a diverse field of Democratic 2020 candidates. | Edward A. Ornelas/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> When [...]

Erik Brunetti’s ‘FUCT’ clothing brand case to be heard by Supreme Court

A Supreme Court case to be heard this spring could have the justices dropping the F-bomb. The justices last week agreed to hear a challenge to trademark law involving a clothing brand named “FUCT” — leaving court watchers wondering how [...]

US Reps: Deportation won’t happen until man’s claim is heard

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – Two North Carolina congressmen say a Mexican immigrant who took refuge in a church for 11 months won’t be deported until immigration officials decide his pending request to stay in the U.S. U.S. Rep. David Price [...]

Plea to be heard for benefits of worker illegally in country

DOVER, Del. (AP) – Delaware’s Supreme Court is being asked to overturn a judge’s decision terminating the disability benefits of a woman who is in the country illegally and was injured at work. Justices are to hear arguments Wednesday [...]

BREAKING: GOP Rep Jim Jordan flip-flops on sexual assault claims. Admit may have heard something.

After a week of denials, Republican congressman Jim Jordan of Ohio now admits that maybe he did hear about the serial sexual assault of college wrestlers under his purview as assistant wrestling coach at Ohio State University in the 1980s and [...]

Ahead of Summit With North Korea, Trump Is Heard (on Twitter) but Little Seen

The White House and State Department have said little about those talks, though people briefed on them said American negotiators found it difficult to make significant headway with the North Koreans, in part because the White House did [...]
The biggest Republican megadonor you’ve never heard of
Democrats and many Republicans in Illinois were horrified by the ad: a 60-second spot released by Gov. Bruce Rauner’s GOP primary challenger, Jeanne Ives, featuring a parade of politically incorrect takes on thorny cultural issues. A deep-voiced [...]
Robert Mueller Just Cold Charging Folks Trump’s Never Heard Of Now, Just To Fuck With Him
Mama said knock you out. We have a feeling part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s strategy right now, which could be more accurately described as a “ballet” or a “symphony” or “Virtue and Moir’s gold medal-winning free skate [...]
Heard the One About Asia’s Comedy Scene? First, You’ll Need a Permit
The Chinese government requires him to submit scripts in advance of his commercial performances — that gets him a permit to tell jokes. He also has to provide video of someone reading the comedy lines aloud. Government censors have [...]