04192019What's Hot:

2020 Dems warm to expanding Supreme Court

The GOP has confirmed two relatively young Supreme Court justices, Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh, and stocked the lower benches with judges who could serve for decades. | Doug Mills/The New York Times via AP 2020 Elections A series [...]

Trump relishes warm Southern welcome far from Washington firestorm

President Donald Trump greets people Friday at Providence Baptist Church in Smiths Station, Alabama. Adoring crowds over the weekend offered him a respite from the political tempest in the nation’s capital. | Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo White [...]

South Korea Dispatch: Migrants Expected Warm Welcome on Korean Resort Island. They Were Wrong.

Why Jeju? Jeju’s popularity as a domestic vacation spot has been waning, as South Koreans with rising incomes have begun flying to more far-flung destinations abroad. So to revitalize the tourist industry, the island was granted permission [...]
Kim Jong-un of North Korea Fetes Chinese Envoy as Ties Warm
Mr. Kim’s friendly welcome also contrasted with the reception that Mr. Song received the last time he visited North Korea, as a special envoy of Mr. Xi in November. At that time, Mr. Kim refused to meet him and launched an intercontinental [...]
News Analysis: Netanyahu, Under Fire at Home, Seeks a Warm Embrace in U.S.
Doing so, after all, will remind anyone listening that it was Mr. Netanyahu, out of all the prime ministers in Israel’s seven-decade history, whose stewardship of the Israeli-American alliance reaped such a long-awaited diplomatic reward. “He [...]
Doctors warm to single-payer health care
This article originally appeared on Kaiser Health News. Single-payer health care is still a controversial idea in the U.S., but a majority of physicians are moving to support it, a new survey finds. Fifty-six percent of doctors registered [...]
Trump’s warm words for strongmen set off alarms
He has extended a White House invitation to Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte, a leader who has defended the assassination of journalists and condoned extrajudicial killings in the name of his war on drugs. In multiple interviews, President [...]

Badly Misinformed Lawmaker Thinks Our ‘Warm Bodies’ May Be Causing Climate Change

A Republican state senator running for governor of Pennsylvania shared some unusual views this week about what’s causing climate change. Scott Wagner told a Harrisburg audience on Tuesday that the body heat from the planet’s growing population [...]

Want a stronger economy? Give immigrants a warm welcome

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Immigrants have long been a scapegoat when economies are sputtering, jobs are being lost or security is a concern. President Donald Trump’s planned wall along the Mexican [...]