12162018What's Hot:

Canada’s Message to Teenagers: Marijuana Is Legal Now. Please Don’t Smoke It.

THORNBURY, Ontario — Parents and grandparents jammed the small hall of Thornbury, a sleepy ski town north of Toronto, to glean tips on how to talk to their teenagers about the potential harms of marijuana. Held less than a week before [...]

Poland Elections Test Governing Party’s Populist Message

WARSAW — In one of Warsaw’s most run-down neighborhoods, where glittering new towers across the Vistula River shimmer in the distance but many people live in graffiti-clad buildings largely left to crumble since World War II, the [...]

White House midterm message: Embrace Trump or start packing

WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House has a message for vulnerable House Republicans tiptoeing around President Donald Trump: Get on board or start packing. The warning comes in a memo from White House political director Bill Stepien. He [...]

Britain Dispatch: British Rail Companies Have a Message: We’re Sorry. Very Sorry. Apologies.

SWINDON, England — Andrew Couch spends much of his work day apologizing, usually on Twitter, and this turns out to be more complicated than it sounds. Simply typing “I’m sorry” over and over again won’t do. “You can’t [...]

‘I could be convinced’: Trump sends mixed message on Kavanaugh charges

“They’re going to have a big shot at speaking and making their case,” President Donald Trump said of the women accusers. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo Kavanaugh Confirmation In a sprawling press conference, the president told reporters [...]

Saudi Arabia Assails Canada Over Rights Criticism, Sending Message to West

[unable to retrieve full-text content] With a harsh response to statements from Canada’s Foreign Ministry, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman signals that while he may be a social reformer, he will strike hard at critics at home and [...]

As Zimbabwe Prepares to Vote, Robert Mugabe Resurfaces With a Message

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The 94-year-old former president said he would not back his party’s candidate, Emmerson Mnangagwa, who ousted him with the army’s help in November. Source: NYT > World

Trump policy shop filters facts to fit his message

President Donald Trump’s appointees in the health department have deleted positive references to Obamacare, altered a report that undermined the administration’s positions on refugees and added anti-abortion language to the strategic plan [...]
New Jersey Democratic primary voters send Menendez a message
Bob Menendez had the weight of New Jersey’s Democratic machine behind him, including enthusiastic endorsements from Gov. Phil Murphy and fellow New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker. [...]
Safe in Hungary, Viktor Orban Pushes His Message Across Europe
Once a low-profile executive at Hungarian state television, Mr. Schatz emerged in 2015 as the co-owner of Ripost, a pro-Orban newspaper that depends heavily on the Orban government. From January to November of 2016, nearly 97 percent [...]