Calif. Gives Water Polluters a Pass, Greens Say
SACRAMENTO (CN) - California's Central Valley water board lets oil and gas companies pollute groundwater used for drinking and irrigation,…
Tunisia: Justice Minister Confers With U.S. Delegation
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Justice Minister Mohamed Salah Ben Aissa received, Monday, a U.S. high-level delegation led by Assistant Secretary of…
Victory! California, Facing 8th Amend Lawsuit Trial, to End Indefinite LongTerm Solitary Confinement
It's been six years since Todd Ashker and Danny Troxell began a lawsuit protesting California's practice of indefinite and arbitrary solitary…
UNT executive gets $225,000-a-year job after walking out amidst accounting scandal
One of the three top finance officials who departed abruptly in the wake of last year’s accounting scandal at University of North Texas walked out…
Delhi High Court seeks status report from CBI, I-T on Virbhadra Singh probe
He was accused of involvement in corruption, money laundering and forgery ... saying it was filed through advocate Prashant Bhushan with a "motive"…
Turkey strikes are ‘in response to PKK attacks,’ says US
Language Undefined US State Department says Turkey 'above and beyond what we might expect' in dealing with inflow of Syria refugees, fight against…
Prepare To Be Droned America
The technology that lets unmanned U.S. drones blow up alleged "enemy combatants" in the Middle East is coming home.…
Finland Considers Basic Income to Reform Welfare System
Thanks to Celine. Finland considers basic income to reform welfare system By Maija Unkuri Helsinki BBC News, 20 August 2015 The Finnish government is…
Socialist Faces In High Places.
     Elections come and go, new saviours of the people arise and fall, somehow the people never learn. Next time round a new face, a new…
Afghan President Calls for ‘Holy War’ Against Corruption
Ashraf Ghani, who has been in power almost a year, said Tuesday that corruption is a “cancerous lesion” threatening the survival of the state. He…