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Tennessee gov site to take input on bills awaiting signature

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has set up a website that will accept public comments on bills that have passed and are awaiting his decision. Lee says the feature is part of a push for transparency and open government. [...]

Trump campaign Web site contradicts new claim that Mexico will not directly pay for the wall

Donald Trump today claimed that he never said that Mexico would literally pay for the border wall. But he did. Repeatedly. And it’s still up on the Trump campaign Web site. In a document titled “Pay for the Wall,” the Trump campaign [...]

2 activists arrested at site of Alabama mall shooting

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) – Two activists have been arrested during a demonstration at an Alabama shopping mall where a black man was killed by police last month. Al.com reports the protesters were arrested Saturday afternoon at Hoover’s Riverchase [...]

Ousted NPR news chief, ex-Fox News execs team up on new site

Former NPR news boss Michael Oreskes, who was ousted from his position after allegations of sexual harassment, has been tapped to help create a new online news site. | Anja Niedringhaus/AP Photo Media The site’s founder says it [...]

JordanScanal.com: New site tackles Jim Jordan Ohio State sexual abuse scandal

JordanScandal.com is a new Web site I’ve set up as a one-stop shop for information about the Representative Jim Jordan Ohio State sexual abuse scandal. This week, Jim Jordan hired a conservative crisis PR firm to attack the Ohio State victims, [...]

At Site of U.K. Poisoning, Doubts About Case Creep In

[unable to retrieve full-text content] As British investigators remained silent about the poisoning of Sergei V. Skripal and his daughter, Russia flooded social media with alternative theories, leading some in Salisbury to raise questions. Source: [...]
North Korea Said It Destroyed Nuclear Site, Hours Before Trump Cancelled Meeting
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said on Thursday that it had destroyed its only known nuclear test site, three weeks before its leader, Kim Jong-un, had been planning to meet with President Trump. Hours after the North Korean announcement, [...]
New Illinois news site designed to counter Breitbart, IPI
Ameya Pawar, a onetime progressive Illinois gubernatorial candidate, serves as president and executive director of One Illinois. | G-Jun-Yam/AP Photo CHICAGO — An [...]
Chemical Weapons Experts Blocked From Site of Syria Attack, Officials Say
The office of the United Nations Secretary General had no immediate response to that claim, which Western diplomats refuted. The O.P.C.W. declined to comment, and did not even say whether its inspectors had reached Douma, saying in a [...]
Chinese Social Media Site Reverses Gay Content Ban After Uproar
Internet users welcomed the change on Monday. Still, some said the company owed gays an apology. “It is totally insincere,” Bai Fei, a feminist activist in Shanghai, said of the announcement. “They have already harmed us. I want [...]