Legislatures and Parliaments

Parts Of 2 MN State Parks Renamed In Fmr. VP Walter Mondale's Honor

Parts Of 2 MN State Parks Renamed In Fmr. VP Walter Mondale's Honor

3 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Areas in two Minnesota state parks have been renamed to honor former Vice President Walter Mondale . The day use area at William O'Brien State Park and parts of...
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Boris Johnson's Hopes for E.U. Deal Could Falter With Parliament at Home

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

As a deal seems tantalizingly close, he cannot give too much ground to the European Union if he is to have any hope of winning Parliament's consent.
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Here is what you need to know. 1. WeWork is reportedly favoring JPMorgan over SoftBank to bail out the buckling real-estate firm. JPMorgan Chase's refinancing package would be...
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The School Secession Movement Is Growing. That's Bad News for Integration

13 hours ago   |   The New Republic

On Saturday, in southeast East Baton Rouge Parish, voters decided to break away from Louisiana's capital city of Baton Rouge to create the new city of St. George. It will be...
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Boris Johnson is getting close to winning a majority for a Brexit deal

Boris Johnson is getting close to winning a majority for a Brexit deal

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Johnson is inching towards securing the numbers he needs in parliament to force through his Brexit deal. The UK is engaged in intense negotiations to secure a deal which...
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Catalan Separatist Leaders Sentenced To 9-13 Years Prison Over Independence Referendum In 2017

16 hours ago   |   Forbes

The Spanish Supreme Court has found 9 out of 12 Catalan separatist leaders guilty of sedition and misusing of public funds for organizing the independence referendum in October...
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The Queen Speaks, but Is Overshadowed by Brexit

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

By tradition, the queen's speech is when the governing party lays out its legislative agenda. But Parliament is preoccupied with other matters just now.
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Gunpowder, robes and ritual: Key Brexit week kicks off with Queen's speech

23 hours ago   |   NBC News

The state opening of Parliament is about as flamboyant as it gets, with ceremonies dating back 400 years.
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NY Legislature doesn't care about public safety, only members job security

NY Legislature doesn't care about public safety, only members job security

23 hours ago   |   New York Post

Now we know what it takes to drag the Legislature back to Albany for a special session: Not a clear threat to public safety - but a threat to members' job safety. NY1's Zack...
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Poland's ruling PiS party wins narrow majority in parliament, loses in Senate - final vote count

Poland's ruling PiS party wins narrow majority in parliament, loses in Senate - final vote count

1 day ago   |   RT

Poland's ruling Law and Justice party secured a narrow majority in the lower house of parliament in Sunday's general election, according to the final result count announced by...
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Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G. among nominees for 2020 Rock and Roll Hall...

Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G. among nominees for 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction

The late musical icons Whitney Houston and the Notorious B.I.G. are among the 16 acts nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2020 class. Read more ...

7-year-old Wisconsin boy caught vaping CBD at school

7-year-old Wisconsin boy caught vaping CBD at school

The second-grader said he got the vape device from his mother's purse. Read more ...

Felicity Huffman reports to prison to start two-week sentence for college...

Felicity Huffman reports to prison to start two-week sentence for college admissions scam

Actress Felicity Huffman reported to federal prison in Dublin, California, on Tuesday to begin serving a two-week sentence for her role in the college admissions scam, a... Read more ...

Lawsuit: Wegmans vanilla ice cream does not contain vanilla

Lawsuit: Wegmans vanilla ice cream does not contain vanilla

Two shoppers in New York are suing Wegmans over its vanilla ice cream. Read more ...

NFL trade rumors: Rams deal Pro Bowl cornerback Marcus Peters to Ravens

NFL trade rumors: Rams deal Pro Bowl cornerback Marcus Peters to Ravens

The Rams acquired Marcus Peters from the Chiefs last March and now they are moving him to Baltimore. Read more ...

LeBron James blames NBA-China crisis on 'misinformed' tweet by Rockets manager

LeBron James blames NBA-China crisis on 'misinformed' tweet by Rockets manager

Basketball star LeBron James has finally weighed in on the ongoing NBA-China dispute, criticizing Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey as being misinformed about the... Read more ...

Felicity Huffman has started her 2-week prison sentence in a cushy northern...

Felicity Huffman has started her 2-week prison sentence in a cushy northern California facility

Felicity Huffman reported to Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California, on Tuesday morning to start her two-week prison sentence in connection to the college... Read more ...

Zoe Kravitz will play Catwoman opposite Robert Pattinson in ‘The Batman'

Zoe Kravitz will play Catwoman opposite Robert Pattinson in ‘The Batman'

Here's everything that's known about the upcoming release. Read more ...

Atatiana Jefferson's nephew said she pointed a gun out of a window before a...

Atatiana Jefferson's nephew said she pointed a gun out of a window before a Fort Worth police officer shot her. Her family and the police chief say she had every right to do so

Atatiana Jefferson, 28, was killed in her home by Aaron Dean, a Fort Worth police officer who has since resigned from the force and been charged with murder , on Saturday just... Read more ...

Pete Sessions subpoenaed over links to Rudy Giuliani, arrested associates

Pete Sessions subpoenaed over links to Rudy Giuliani, arrested associates

A federal grand jury has subpoenaed former Rep. Pete Sessions over his dealings with President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, according to a report. Prosecutors are... Read more ...