05222019What's Hot:

House Dems to test Wilbur Ross’ ‘survivor’ status

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross will appear before the House Oversight Committee about his decision to add a question about citizenship to the U.S. Census. | Win McNamee/Getty Images congress Some Democrats expect an apology on Thursday [...]

The survivor: Nancy Pelosi makes history — again

“She’ll cut your head off and you won’t even know you’re bleeding,” Alexandra Pelosi declared about her mother, Nancy Pelosi. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> The past seven [...]

Survivor Found Inside Tanzania Ferry, Days After Deadly Capsize

NAIROBI, Kenya — A day after Tanzanian authorities said they were unlikely to locate any more survivors from a ferry that capsized in Lake Victoria, an engineer who worked aboard the vessel was discovered alive in an apparent air [...]
Young Girl Is Sole Survivor After Airstrike Topples Her Yemen Home
“Such loss of civilian life is outrageous and runs counter to the basic tenets of the law of armed conflict,” said the deputy head of I.C.R.C.’s delegation in Yemen, Carlos Morazzani, in a statement. A Saudi Arabia-led coalition [...]
$95.6M awarded to Philadelphia building collapse survivor
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – An arbitrator has awarded $ 95.6 million to a Ukrainian immigrant who was seriously injured in a 2013 Philadelphia building collapse. Mariya Plekan’s attorney, Andrew Stern, announced the division of the $ 227 [...]

Rape Survivor Listens As Judge Praises Former Mormon Bishop Who Abused Her

A Utah judge allegedly held back tears as he called convicted sexual predator Keith Vallejo “an extraordinarily good man” before sentencing him to prison. Utah Judge Thomas Low. A sexual assault survivor was forced to hear a judge call [...]

Harold Hayes, Survivor of Secret World War II Odyssey, Dies at 94

“For many years, I didn’t say anything about what happened in Albania,” Mr. Hayes said in a 2015 telephone interview with The New York Times from his assisted-living home in Medford. “After the war was over, Hoxha was ruthless. [...]

‘It’s Game of Thrones, the Apprentice, and Survivor all mixed into one’

Behind closed doors, Chris Christie — unceremoniously sent packing from Donald Trump’s transition headquarters in Washington two months ago — is telegraphing a message to his confidants: I’ll be back. The hard-charging New Jersey governor [...]

Stanford sexual assault survivor named Glamour ‘Woman of the Year’

By Katie Mettler When Emily Doe first learned the vice president of the United States had written her a letter, she was lounging at her home, wearing pajamas, eating cantaloupe. It had been two months since Brock Turner, a former Stanford University [...]