2020 Election

Asian shares climb on dovish Fed, but Brexit hurdle looms

11 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Asian stocks rose on Thursday to the highest in a month after the Federal Reserve signaled rate settings were likely to remain accommodative, but the imminent UK election and a...
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Venezuela will be 2020's worst - and most underfunded - refugee crisis

17 minutes ago   |   NBC News

The international community spent $7.4 billion on refugee efforts in the first 4 years of the Syrian crisis versus $580 million for Venezuelan refugees.
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World championship event aimed at revitalizing pro skiing

23 minutes ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SANTA FE, N.M. - Efforts to revitalize traditional professional alpine ski racing are culminating in a network-televised world championship event planned for April 2020 at Taos...
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Israel to hold March 2 election, its third in less than a year

2 hours ago   |   National Post

JERUSALEM - Israel will hold an election on March 2, its third in less than a year, parliament decided on Thursday after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his main rival...
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Democratic Frontrunners Are Wrong About Aid for Israel

Democratic Frontrunners Are Wrong About Aid for Israel

2 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

Putting America's annual $3.8 billion of military assistance to Israel on the chopping block makes for good politics. But it makes no sense for U.S. national security.
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Israel Will Hold Its Third Straight Election as the Political Deadlock Continues

2 hours ago   |   Time

Israel's deadlocked parliament on Wednesday failed to meet a midnight deadline to form a coalition government, triggering an unprecedented third election in a 12-month period...
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Chicago Fire eSports player Enrique Espinoza joins Sports Feed on Wednesday

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - There are many levels of a Major League Soccer franchise, and those are both on and off the field. Enrique Espinoza takes part in two levels of Chicago Fire FC...
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Tributes to Pete Frates show the far reach of his ALS advocacy

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Tributes to Pete Frates are continuing to flood in following his death Monday after an eight-year battle with ALS, showing how the 34-year-old inspiration behind the “Ice...
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Will Impeachment Change 2020?

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Public opinion has shifted about impeachment, but not about the president. Here's what that means.
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Piers Morgan & Hugh Grant feud rears its head as UK general election looms

Piers Morgan & Hugh Grant feud rears its head as UK general election looms

3 hours ago   |   RT

Election jitters may have triggered Good Morning Britain's Piers Morgan and actor Hugh Grant to attack one another on social media, but a deep-seated grudge is keeping the...
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Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Sales of a University of Tennessee T-shirt designed by a bullied fourth-grade boy in Florida have raised nearly $1 million for an anti-bullying organization. Read more ...

Fears mount that New Jersey shooting was anti-Semitic attack

Fears mount that New Jersey shooting was anti-Semitic attack

Fears that a deadly shooting at a Jewish market in Jersey City, New Jersey, was an anti-Semitic attack are mounting, with authorities recounting how a man and woman... Read more ...

Inspector General Michael Horowitz gives opening statement to Senate

Inspector General Michael Horowitz gives opening statement to Senate

The Justice Department's internal watchdog said that FBI agents involved in the investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 election failed to “meet the basic... Read more ...

District officials 'sickened' by swastika, Confederate flag paintings near...

District officials 'sickened' by swastika, Confederate flag paintings near elementary school

An Iowa man living next door to an elementary school placed one painting of a Nazi flag and several more depicting Confederate flags on his front lawn. Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market, officials say

Jersey City investigators don't yet know why the shooters attacked Jewish kosher deli, and therefore they aren't labeling the attack as anti-Semitic. Read more ...

Belgian child prodigy leaving university to study in US

Belgian child prodigy leaving university to study in US

Nine-year-old child prodigy Laurent Simons, who was due to finish his studies in electrical engineering at the Eindhoven University of Technology , has left his university... Read more ...

Partisan battles erupt as Judiciary begins final phase of impeachment

Partisan battles erupt as Judiciary begins final phase of impeachment

The House Judiciary Committee began formal consideration of two impeachment articles against President Donald Trump on Wednesday night, with a final vote expected the following... Read more ...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's house

Sorry, Sookie won't be preparing the meal. Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...