Election

In a year of historic firsts, our highest elected offices are still nowhere near reflective

In a year of historic firsts, our highest elected offices are still nowhere near reflective

13 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

As the dust from the U.S. midterm election has settled, champions of inclusivity celebrate a seeming slew of women and people of color elected to the highest offices at a...
Read more ...

Black Republican Mia Love Loses After Playing The Race Card

26 minutes ago   |   News One

Utah's Republican Rep. Mia Love , who's Black, tried everything-including playing the race card against Democrats-to retain her congressional seat. But she still came up...
Read more ...

Midterm Election Results Saw Republicans Suffer Worst House Defeat in U.S. History Based on Popular Vote

39 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

The president blamed the huge losses on unfounded claims of illegal voting and some Republicans failing to accept his "embrace."
Read more ...

Embattled Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith Apologizes for ‘Public Hanging' Comment, But Says Her Words Were ‘Twisted'

49 minutes ago   |   Time

A white Republican senator from Mississippi has made a partial apology after publicly saying that she would “be in the front row” of a “ public hanging ” if invited by a...
Read more ...

Author, volunteer in humanitarian field, new University of Manitoba chancellor

55 minutes ago   |   National Post

WINNIPEG - A Winnipeg writer and philanthropist whose causes include UNICEF Canada has been named the 14th chancellor of the University of Manitoba. Anne Mahon's election was...
Read more ...

Baltimore County Executive-elect Olszewski names top aides

56 minutes ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Executive-elect Johnny Olszewski Jr. is staffing his office with a mix of professionals plucked from other Democratic politicians as well as others who work in...
Read more ...

Bourdeaux camp questions transparency of today's 7th District recount

1 hour ago   |   AJC

An order from Secretary of State Robyn Crittenden directed elections officials to “manually review by hand, in plain view of the public and designated officials for both...
Read more ...

Mark Zuckerberg Says He Wants to Work With Sheryl Sandberg for Decades

1 hour ago   |   Time

Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday he will not be leaving Facebook and threw his support behind chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, following reports on the company's...
Read more ...

Giuliani Says Trump Won't Answer Obstruction Questions From Mueller

1 hour ago   |   Politicus USA

President Donald Trump won't answer any questions from the special counsel Robert Mueller having to do with obstruction of justice, Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani has asserted...
Read more ...

Report: Cyberattacks on Northampton County system surge prior to election

1 hour ago   |   The Morning Call

Northampton County's information technology department has recorded more than 2 million cyberattacks on its publicly available systems so far this year, according to a county...
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Police: Driver on way to work killed by concrete chunk thrown from overpass

Police: Driver on way to work killed by concrete chunk thrown from overpass

Horrible. Read more ...

'We need hundreds': Fire victims' families urged to give DNA

'We need hundreds': Fire victims' families urged to give DNA

Authorities are using a rapid DNA test that produces results in just two hours to help identify the scores of people killed in the Northern California wildfire. Read more ...

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and...

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and it reveals one of the most dangerous grocery-store habits

The CDC recommended on Tuesday that Americans avoid all forms of romaine lettuce. At least 32 people in 11 states have been infected with E. coli after consuming romaine - but... Read more ...

Trump Thanks Saudi Arabia For Low Gas Prices After Jamal Khashoggi's Killing

Trump Thanks Saudi Arabia For Low Gas Prices After Jamal Khashoggi's Killing

Trump said Saudi Arabia is still a U.S ally, despite evidence the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the assassination of the journalist. Read more ...

Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

Two private equity owners of the iconic Toys R Us toy chain will be handing over a $20 million hardship fund to the thousands of former workers left jobless and without... Read more ...

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world's largest technology companies. Read more ...

American missionary slain by volley of arrows from ‘world's most dangerous...

American missionary slain by volley of arrows from ‘world's most dangerous tribe'

An American man has been killed on a remote island by hunter-gatherers from the Sentinelese community, believed to be the last pre-Neolithic tribe who have avoided contact with... Read more ...

CDC warns against eating any type of romaine lettuce due to health risk

CDC warns against eating any type of romaine lettuce due to health risk

So far, the CDC reports, at least 32 people have contracted E. coli in 11 states. Read more ...

Researchers Find 115 Plastic Cups In Dead Whale's Stomach

Researchers Find 115 Plastic Cups In Dead Whale's Stomach

The following items were among those found in the animal's stomach: 19 pieces of hard plastic, two sandals, four plastic bottles, 25 plastic bags, and about seven pounds of... Read more ...

Trump wanted to order the Justice Department to prosecute James Comey and...

Trump wanted to order the Justice Department to prosecute James Comey and Hillary Clinton

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump told the White House counsel in the spring that he wanted to order the Justice Department to prosecute two of his political adversaries: his... Read more ...