Representation

LULAC to announce lawsuit Monday against Houston City Council due to lack of Hispanic representation

2 days ago   |   ABC

LULAC is challenging the at-large system in Houston's city council saying the seats deny Latinos a fair shot at increasing representation.
Read more ...

‘The worry is Russia': UN delays Myanmar representation decision

2 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Geopolitical tensions have escalated since Russia invaded Ukraine, and Moscow has deepened ties with Myanmar's generals.
Read more ...

Congress is about to get a little bit younger, with lawmakers' median age dropping by two-and-a-half years

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, right, a 52-year-old Democrat from New York, will succeed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, left, an 82-year-old Democrat from California, as their party's...
Read more ...

Clyburn elected to new leadership spot after LGBTQ challenger drops bid

6 days ago   |   Politico

Cicilline had billed his run as a way to bring LGBTQ representation to the party's top spots.
Read more ...

LGBTQ representation propels surprise House Dem leadership battle

7 days ago   |   Politico

Several Democrats privately described it as a longshot challenge, given Clyburn's many allies.
Read more ...

'AHS' Star Isaac Powell Talks Importance of Show's LGBTQ Representation

7 days ago   |   Newsweek

Isaac Powell chatted with Newsweek about "American Horror Story" season 11 and his Broadway origins.
Read more ...

Darrell Brooks files notice to appeal Christmas Parade conviction

Darrell Brooks files notice to appeal Christmas Parade conviction

7 days ago   |   WISN

The handwritten notice indicated Brooks is asking for representation from the Public Defender's Office.
Read more ...

Santas Just Like Me Is Bringing The Gift Of Diversity To The Christmas Industry

Santas Just Like Me Is Bringing The Gift Of Diversity To The Christmas Industry

8 days ago   |   News One

Established in 2013, Santas Just Like Me has been giving the gift of diversity to the holiday industry over the last decade. Over the years, the company has teamed up with...
Read more ...

‘We're all hoping the U.S. wins:' Iranian soccer fans turn on homeland's World Cup team, calling it a symbol of repressive regime

9 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

The Iranian soccer team, once viewed as a representation of the people, is now widely seen as another tool of the ruling clerics.
Read more ...

DCCC Statement on Rep. Mary Peltola's Re-Election

13 days ago   |   DCCC

DCCC Chairman Sean Patrick Maloney released the following statement on Rep. Mary Peltola's victory in Alaska: “Once again, Congresswoman Mary Peltola has made history and...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Sources: Cardinals complete deal for Willson Contreras

Sources: Cardinals complete deal for Willson Contreras

The St. Louis Cardinals have reached a deal with veteran free agent catcher Willson Contreras sources confirm to the Post-Dispatch. The deal is valued at $87.5 million over a... Read more ...

Dad arrested after 1-year-old baby girl found dead in LA river

Dad arrested after 1-year-old baby girl found dead in LA river

Jayveon Burley, 22, was arrested on suspicion of murder and child endangerment for allegedly throwing his 1-year-old daughter, Leilani, to her death from a bridge into the Los... Read more ...

He died in the Pearl Harbor attacks. 81 years later, his remains have...

He died in the Pearl Harbor attacks. 81 years later, his remains have finally returned home

One family finally received closure and was able to honor their loved one who died in the tragic attack. Read more ...

100 million-year-old plesiosaur skeleton discovery 'could hold the key' to...

100 million-year-old plesiosaur skeleton discovery 'could hold the key' to prehistoric research

The discovery was made by amateur paleontologists known as the "Rock Chicks." Read more ...

Sundance Film Festival Announces 2023 Feature Film Lineup

Sundance Film Festival Announces 2023 Feature Film Lineup

Today, the Sundance Institute announces the comprehensive feature film lineup for the 2023 Sundance Film Festival. For the first time since 2020, the Festival will reconvene... Read more ...

Police: Investigating shooting on northbound I-95 in Baltimore County

Police: Investigating shooting on northbound I-95 in Baltimore County

MDTA Police are investigating a shooting Monday night on I-95 northbound in Baltimore County. Read more ...

Federal judge denies Tesla's retrial request in case involving worker's...

Benjamin Zhang/Business Insider A federal judge denied Tesla's request for a retrial over the verdict of a case involving a former worker's claims of racism. Last year, a jury... Read more ...

Dog rescued in New Jersey after swimming across Hudson River from Manhattan

The dog's owners said they just got him last week as a service dog for their son with special needs. They were scared they would never see him again. Read more ...

Indiana Sues TikTok for Security and Child Safety Violations

The lawsuits are the first by an American state against TikTok, which is owned by the Chinese company ByteDance, in a sign of mounting legal pressure. Read more ...

Chicago Cubs add right-hander Jameson Taillon to their rotation with a...

The Chicago Cubs' upgrades at the winter meetings aren't stopping in center field. Right-hander Jameson Taillon reached an agreement with the team Tuesday, a source confirmed... Read more ...