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Why I Struggle Memorializing George H.W. Bush As A Liberal Woman With A Disability

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 15:43

I'm a staunch liberal woman who believes strongly and unapologetically in


Aston Martin Converts a Classic DB6 to Electric Power, But Don't Worry, It's Reversible

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 15:37

It's part of the company's plan to "future proof" its valuable older models with a zero-emissions powertrain.


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez attacks Congress over staff salaries and unpaid internships

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 15:09

Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has admonished Congress for failing to pay interns and their congressional staffers an decent wage. Ms Ocasio-Cortez—a democratic socialist hailing from New York—tweeted that she visited a dive bar in Washington DC where she met with several bartenders, managers, and servers who were currently working for House or Senate offices, indicating that, as Capitol Hill staffers, they shouldn't’t have to work a side gig to make ends meet. The 29-year-old lawmaker, who became the youngest women elected into Congress last month, said it was “unjust” for her fellow lawmakers to get paid a livable wage while depending on the aid of unpaid interns and overworked underpaid staffers.


Photos: State funeral for former President George H.W. Bush held in Washington, D.C.

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 14:56

The nation bade farewell Wednesday to the man who was America’s 41st president and the last president to fight for the U.S. in wartime.


Mikhail Gorbachev: George H.W. Bush and I Ended a War Together. But Peace Is Now in Jeopardy

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 14:45

A remembrance by the only President of the USSR


Lame-Duck Republicans Stick It To The Poor In Wisconsin

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 13:40

Wisconsin Republicans are about to lose a governor who supports their policies


First woman elected mayor of Mexico City takes office

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 13:39

The first woman elected mayor of Mexico City was sworn in Wednesday for a six-year term leading one of the world's largest cities, in a country with a deep tradition of machismo. Claudia Sheinbaum, a 56-year-old scientist and environmentalist, rode to victory in the July 1 elections on the same anti-establishment wave that brought her left-wing ally and former mentor to power, Mexico's new President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. Another woman previously served as mayor of the capital on an interim basis -- Rosario Robles, from 1999 to 2000 -- but Sheinbaum, who holds a doctorate in physics, is the first woman elected to the post.


Female homeowner a 'hero' after killing prison escapee, sheriff says

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 13:27

Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark said the victim "saved her life and stopped the bad guy."


The $56 Asos Dress Meghan Markle Loves Is Back In Stock

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 12:49

Even though Meghan Markle is a literal royal with some of the world's best


George W. Bush and Michelle Obama share in sweet tradition at late George H.W. Bush's funeral

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 12:38

Former President George W. Bush and former first lady Michelle Obama shared a


How The Michigan GOP Gutted A Minimum Wage Hike And Paid Sick Leave

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 12:30

Republican lame-duck state legislators in Michigan voted this week to gut a


PETA ridiculed, criticized for comparing 'speciesism' with racism, homophobia and ableism

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 12:25

PETA's Twitter call for an end to "anti-animal" language is drawing a combination of ridicule and condemnation.


Family Says Body Found In Costa Rica Is Missing Florida Woman

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 10:32

A missing Florida woman's family said their worst fears came true Tuesday


The Latest: Trump optimistic despite haze around China trade

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 09:37

BEIJING (AP) — The latest on China-U.S. trade developments (all times local):


Ex-Google driverless car firm Waymo begins charging for self-driving car rides in Arizona

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 09:28

The former Google driverless car company will begin charging pre-approved passengers in the Chandler, Arizona, area.


Walmart's newest in-store technology will give customers access to millions of more items than before

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 07:41

Part of the allure of online shopping is not having seemingly infinite choices


Dems threaten to block Republican from taking seat amid election fraud investigation

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 06:38

The incoming Democratic House Majority Leader said his party may block a North Carolina Republican from taking his seat in Congress amid an election fraud investigation.


Rudy Giuliani Goes Full Conspiracy Theorist Because He Doesn't Understand The Internet

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 06:35

Rudy Giuliani pushed out a conspiracy theory about Twitter on Tuesday because


Cruise Critic editors reveal their picks for the top cruises of 2018

Wed, 12/05/2018 - 06:20

A luxury liner that features the cuisine of triple Michelin-starred chef Thomas Keller and a newly christened ship that takes guests on a "magic carpet" ride are some of the big winners of the Cruise Critic Editors' Pick Awards for 2018. 


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