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IN THE SAME BREATH, LOUISIANA REPUBLICAN TAKES SWIPE AT BOTH GENDER MINORITIES AND ABORTION ACCESS

Rep. Ralph Abraham , attacked both abortion rights and the transgender community, in a new ad he rolled out on Thursday for his campaign...

SOME PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES ARE MAKING TRANS RIGHTS A 2020 CAMPAIGN ISSUE

A handful of presidential candidates say the needs of transgender Americans deserve more attention, and they're making them an issue...

 
 
 

BRAZIL'S BOLSONARO MAKES A BASELESS CONSPIRACY CLAIM ABOUT WHO STARTED THE AMAZON FIRES

Far-right Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro followed the authoritarian playbook when he claimed, without evidence, that non-governmental...

The ‘climate candidate' is out of the 2020 race, but his issue is gaining traction

THE ‘CLIMATE CANDIDATE' IS OUT OF THE 2020 RACE, BUT HIS ISSUE IS GAINING TRACTION

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is no longer vying for the Democratic presidential nomination, bringing an end to a candidacy devoted almost...

 
 
 

SEAN SPICER ADMITS HE GOT LATEST JOB DESPITE LACK OF QUALIFICATIONS

Sean Spicer, the former White House press secretary best known for repeatedly lying to the American public at President Donald Trump's...

Native Americans had their 2020 Democratic campaign forum. Here, in pictures, is how it went

NATIVE AMERICANS HAD THEIR 2020 DEMOCRATIC CAMPAIGN FORUM. HERE, IN PICTURES, IS HOW IT WENT

SIOUX CITY, IOWA - No one knew quite what to expect when Native American activists organized their first-ever presidential forum this...

 
 
 

WHILE TRUMP CAVES IN TO THE NRA, THE PARKLAND STUDENTS PROPOSE COMPREHENSIVE GUN POLICY

Student activists who launched March for our Lives after last year's horrific school shooting in Parkland Florida, unveiled an ambitious...

TRUMP BRAGS ABOUT INDEFINITE CHILD DETENTION BECAUSE HE'S BRINGING FAMILIES TOGETHER

Just hours after his administration put forth a new rule to keep immigrant children detained indefinitely, President Donald Trump insisted...

 
 
 

KIDS IN BORDER CAMPS ARE 9 TIMES LIKELIER TO DIE OF FLU. TRUMP'S TEAM WON'T VACCINATE THEM

More than two dozen immigrants, including children, have died in U.S. government custody since President Donald Trump took office. The...

TRUMP PRAISES CONSERVATIVE RADIO HOST FOR CALLING HIM ‘KING OF ISRAEL'

President Donald Trump on Wednesday morning thanked conservative radio host Wayne Allyn Root, who this week called the president “King...

 
 
 
How did this Ukrainian tycoon become Cleveland's commercial real estate kingpin?

HOW DID THIS UKRAINIAN TYCOON BECOME CLEVELAND'S COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE KINGPIN?

The 55 Public Square building in downtown Cleveland is, for all intents and purposes, a Cleveland landmark. Twenty-two stories tall,...

FIFA is already setting up the 2023 Women's World Cup for failure

FIFA IS ALREADY SETTING UP THE 2023 WOMEN'S WORLD CUP FOR FAILURE

Less than two months removed from the most-watched Women's World Cup ever, FIFA, the governing body of soccer, is once again showing...

 
 
 

TRUMP THINKS GAY REPUBLICAN SUPPORT EXCUSES HIS ANTI-LGBTQ POLICIES

During a press gaggle Tuesday, President Donald Trump took a question from The Washington Blade's Chris Johnson, who has long been...

FACEBOOK AND TWITTER CRACK DOWN ON ACCOUNTS SPREADING DISINFORMATION ABOUT HONG KONG PROTESTS

Twitter and Facebook announced on Monday the suspension of hundreds of thousands of accounts believed to be part of massive disinformation...

 
 
 

INGRAHAM GUEST CLAIMS MUSLIM CONGRESSWOMEN HAVE ‘HOLOCAUST ENVY'

On her Fox News show Monday night, Laura Ingraham hosted a conversation dedicated to further demonizing Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan...

THE US HOPES TO END THE WAR IN AFGHANISTAN, BUT NEVER CONSIDERED WHAT TO DO ABOUT ISIS THERE

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - This week was supposed to have been one of celebration in Afghanistan, as this nation of 32 million people marks...

 
 
 

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION WANTS TO MAKE IT EASIER TO FIRE WOMEN WHO ACT TOO ‘MASCULINE'

Thirty years ago, in Price Waterhouse v. Hopkins , the Supreme Court held that “sex stereotyping” is forbidden by a federal law banning...

STEPH CURRY LAUNCHES HOWARD'S FIRST DIVISION I GOLF PROGRAM WITH ‘HISTORIC' COMMITMENT

When Pete Bevacqua was on his way out the door as the CEO of PGA of America last year, he was clear about the most pressing problem...

 
 
 

FINALLY: NEW YORK CITY COP FIRED FOR ILLEGAL CHOKEHOLD DEATH OF ERIC GARNER

Five years after Eric Garner's death - an event that galvanized the cry “I can't breathe” into a national campaign against police brutality...

WHITE NATIONALIST ARRESTED FOR THREATENING TO ATTACK JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER

Police in Ohio this weekend arrested a 20-year-old self-described white nationalist who had threatened to attack a local Jewish Community...

 
 
 



8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Pirates: Now 8-30 since the All-Star break Read more ...

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

The longtime Patriots starting strong safety, 32, is scheduled to be arraigned Aug. 28. Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

This is horrifying. Read more ...

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

The babies were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night's exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. Read more ...