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This Halloween Isn’t Nearly as Scary as 2008

The Halloween headlines in the financial media look really scary. In fact, I’ve seen many alarming leads today telling me that the NASDAQ Composite is on pace to have its worst October since the dreaded drop of 2008. So, in the spirit of [...]

Can Trump revoke birthright citizenship? Nearly all on left and right say no.

President Donald Trump indicated on Tuesday that the White House has determined he has the power to end birthright citizenship through an executive order. | AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> President [...]

Exit poll indicates nearly one in five Swedish voters backed anti-immigrant party with white suprema

STOCKHOLM (AP) – Exit poll indicates nearly one in five Swedish voters backed anti-immigrant party with white supremacist roots. Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. The Washington Times Comment Policy The Washington Times [...]
Lamb clings to tiny lead with vote count nearly done
CANONSBURG, Pa. — The special election race for a congressional seat in western Pennsylvania was coming down to the wire Tuesday night, as the vote count showed Democrat Conor Lamb with only a slim advantage over Republican Rick Saccone [...]
Syrian Bombardment Kills Nearly 100 in Eastern Ghouta
The Observatory said 20 children and 15 women were among those killed. The suburbs have been subjected for weeks to bombardment that has killed and wounded hundreds of people. Opposition activists said government forces had brought in [...]
A Nearly Invisible Oil Spill Threatens Some of Asia’s Richest Fisheries
“This is an oil spill of a type we haven’t seen before,” said Paul Johnston, a scientist at Greenpeace Research Laboratories at the University of Exeter in England. “Working out the impact is actually a huge task — probably [...]
Nearly all District Attorneys are white — and that’s a huge obstacle to fighting mass incarceration
(Credit: AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Could the 2018 elections help diversify the country’s DA offices? This article originally appeared on AlterNet. The issue of mass incarceration is well-documented, and in some states, [...]
Taiwan Dentist Is Ordered to Pay Mother, Who Financed His Education, Nearly $1 Million
When she filed her lawsuit eight years ago, the woman said she had come from a well-to-do doctor’s family. “When I was young I came from a naïve and wealthy family and married into a military family that didn’t even have a license” [...]
How to beat Roy Moore, according to the guy who nearly did
Democrats haven’t won a statewide election in Alabama in almost a decade. But in 2012, one Democrat almost pulled it off: Bob Vance, a mild-mannered circuit court judge from Birmingham, who came within 4 points of beating [...]
Kenya Elections: Polls Open for 2nd Vote in Nearly 3 Months
How tense is the second campaign? The rhetoric has been heated, and rights groups say roughly 70 people have been killed across the country since the original vote. Protesters gathered in the western port city of Kisumu and in [...]