Nigeria: New Attack on Zaria, Says Kaduna Governor
[Deutsche Welle] Many people have died in an explosion that tore across a government office in a northern Nigerian city. The attack has been blamed…
Do Voters Back White House Plan For Highway Funding? Don’t Be So Sure
If the goal was to determine if voters back "the White House plan" for highway funding through corporate tax relief, the pollsters didn't ask the…
South Sudan’s Fourth Anniversary Offers Little to Celebrate
South Sudan’s Fourth Anniversary Offers Little to Celebrate Marc Santora, New York Times 7 July 2015 Image:  A market in Juba, South Sudan. Prices…
Strong 3 Year Auction Despite Lowest Bid To Cover Since August
With all the equity excitement from China to Europe to the US, it was easy to forget that the US has some $24 billion in budget deficit and debt…
Dharmshala Celebrates 80th Birthday of Dalai Lama
Dharmshala: Thousands of Tibetans, local Indians and foreigners touched by the message of peace and compassion that His Holiness espouses assembled…
Los Angeles Times Highlights Devastating Consequences of Disingenuously Titled Bill
by Nicole Arbabzadeh A recent article by David Lazarus in the Los Angeles Times delivers a harrowing glimpse into the Fairness in Class Action…
The hidden faces of corruption
Here she lifts the lid on myths surrounding corruption — including the alarming development that, rather than stamping it out, the transition of…
What Is Whole Foods hiding?: Portland Activists Detained by police and Banned From All Stores
from Direct Action Everywhere Mei Hua was barely clinging to life when she was rescued. She is a hen whose name means “beautiful flower” — and…
Prithviraj Chavan demands CBI inquiry against Pankaja Munde, Vinod Tawde
Coming down heavily on the BJP-led governments at the Centre and in Maharashtra at a press conference, the senior Congress leader said, "A CBI probe…
Democracy in Ukraine: Politician proposes prison sentence for use of word ‘Russia’
A Ukrainian politician proposed to ban the use of the words "Russia" and "Rus" in Ukraine to refer to the present territory of the Russian…
This animated map shows how the states voted in every presidential election since the Civil War
The citizens of the United States have elected 44 presidents in 57 elections since the Constitution was adopted in 1789. Since the Civil War,…