Politics and Government

Expedited deportations: Legal director explains what they are, what to do

5 minutes ago   |   ABC

President Donald Trump's "fast-track deportations" took effect Tuesday for anyone who has been in the country illegally for less than two years.
Read more ...

The Cruelty of Trump's Attack on Food Stamps

29 minutes ago   |   The New Republic

As a candidate, Donald Trump frequently promised to “fix” poverty. As president, he has continued to make a big show of concern for poor Americans. “We want to lift every...
Read more ...

Saskatchewan premier draws ire for tweeting photo of car with Confederate flag

1 hour ago   |   National Post

REGINA - Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe says he meant no offence by tweeting a photo of a "Dukes of Hazzard"-inspired car with the Confederate flag.
Read more ...

Messi suspended from Argentina's opening World Cup qualifier

Messi suspended from Argentina's opening World Cup qualifier

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today

ASUNCION, Paraguay - Lionel Messi was suspended from Argentina's first qualifying march for the 2022 World Cup and fined $1,500 by South American soccer's governing body.
Read more ...

RMV case: Westfield Transport under investigation by AG

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Attorney General Maura Healey is investigating Westfield Transport, the company that employed the West Springfield truck driver charged with killing seven bikers in New...
Read more ...

Trump Administration Tries Again to Cut Back on Food Stamps

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Under a rule proposed by the Agriculture Department, more than three million people would no longer be eligible for food stamps.
Read more ...

House Overwhelmingly Condemns Movement to Boycott Israel

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The 398-to-17 vote brushed aside voices of dissent within the Democratic Party, including two freshman representatives who are the House's most vocal backers of the movement.
Read more ...

Ethics Office Investigates Whether Interior Dept. Officials Violated Transparency Laws

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The department's internal ethics watchdog is examining whether top Trump appointees violated open-record laws by withholding or delaying the release of public files.
Read more ...

Trump and Johnson: Allies in Disruption

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

President Trump is pushing Boris Johnson, the incoming prime minister of Britain, toward a hard break with the European Union. But Mr. Johnson could be constrained by British...
Read more ...

Big technology companies subject of antitrust probe

1 hour ago   |   Review Journal

President Donald Trump frequently asserts that companies such as Facebook and Google are biased against him and conservative politicians.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

9yo girl tossed into the air by giant buffalo in Yellowstone Park

9yo girl tossed into the air by giant buffalo in Yellowstone Park

A nine-year-old girl has miraculously survived a potentially deadly encounter with a bison in Yellowstone National Park after being attacked and tossed into the air by the wild... Read more ...

US citizen held in immigration detention for three weeks

US citizen held in immigration detention for three weeks

The 18-year-old and his brother were stopped at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection checkpoint on their way to a college soccer scouting event last month. Read more ...

9/11 Victims Compensation Bill clears Senate

9/11 Victims Compensation Bill clears Senate

The US Senate on Tuesday finally passed a bill guaranteeing financial support to the families of 9/11 first responders and victims - as a chorus of riotous cheers arose from... Read more ...

2 missing teens have been named as suspects in the murder of a couple who...

2 missing teens have been named as suspects in the murder of a couple who were shot dead while road-tripping through Canada

On Tuesday, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police named Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, as suspects in the murders of a couple and an unidentified man in British... Read more ...

CEO: School rejected offer to pay students' late lunch bills

CEO: School rejected offer to pay students' late lunch bills

The CEO of La Colombe Coffee said he offered to give a school district $22,000 to wipe out unpaid lunch bills. Read more ...

Mom charged with murder after dropping her 3-month-old during fight with...

Mom charged with murder after dropping her 3-month-old during fight with another woman

The baby slipped from Harrison's grasp and sustained a head injury after falling onto the pavement, police said. Read more ...

The Department of Justice just launched a broad probe into whether big tech...

The Department of Justice just launched a broad probe into whether big tech companies like Amazon, Facebook, and others illegally harm competition

The Department of Justice is preparing to open a broad probe into whether Amazon , Facebook , and other big tech companies are illegally harming their competitors, the... Read more ...

Uber driver agrees to travel 400 miles to help 2 sisters on way to 100th...

Uber driver agrees to travel 400 miles to help 2 sisters on way to 100th birthday party

“He was just a true answer to prayers that day and just the sweetest man,” Maggard said. Read more ...

Senate Approves Bill To Prevent Sept. 11 Victims' Fund From Running Out Of Money

Senate Approves Bill To Prevent Sept. 11 Victims' Fund From Running Out Of Money

President Trump is expected to sign the measure, ending a years-long ordeal for the victims after concerns that the fund was on the verge of running out of money. (Image... Read more ...

Mom stunned to find 2-year-old's cake reads ‘Happy Birthday, Loser'

Mom stunned to find 2-year-old's cake reads ‘Happy Birthday, Loser'

Getting called a “loser” on your birthday is never fun, especially if you're only 2 years old. Read more ...