Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:01:16 GMT
GOP plots early wake-up call for Clinton
Hillary Clinton has managed to win support from Republicans without conceding any part of the progressive economic agenda she outlined during the Democratic primary. But with fall approaching and momentum on Clinton's side, Democrats and ...
Hillary Clinton Denounces the 'Alt-Right,' and the Alt-Right Is Thrilled
Here are the leading Republicans who rushed to defend Donald Trump on race: ______
Let's Call The Conspiracy Theories About Hillary's Health What They Are
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:51:14 GMT
French court suspends burkini ban
(CNN) Mayors do not have the right to ban burkinis, France's highest administrative court ruled Friday. The Council of State's ruling suspends a ban in the town of Villeneuve-Loubet, near Nice, and could affect cities around the country that have ...
Court Overturns 'Burkini' Ban in French Town
France's top administrative court overturns burkini ban
France 'burkini': Mayors urged to heed court's ruling
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:17:53 GMT
Italy earthquake: Day of national mourning for victims
A day of national mourning has begun in Italy for the almost 300 people who died when a powerful earthquake hit mountainous central regions. Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is due to attend state funerals for victims from Arquata, one of the worst-hit towns.
The Latest: Death Toll Rises to 281 in Italian Earthquake
Aftershocks rattle rescuers as Italy quake toll rises to 268
In Italy, The Endless Earthquake
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:53:00 GMT
New York Times
Federal Judge Curbs Enforcement of North Carolina Transgender Access Law
New York Times
Unisex signs outside bathrooms at a restaurant in Durham, N.C. Credit Sara D. Davis/Getty Images. A federal judge on Friday curbed the enforcement of a North Carolina law that restricted restroom access for transgender people. The ruling was the first ...
Judge rules University of North Carolina can't enforce transgender bathroom restrictions
Federal judge says UNC can't enforce restroom restrictions in state's 'bathroom bill'
Judge Sides With Three Plaintiffs in Case Against North Carolina Bathroom Law
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:53:44 GMT
New York Times
All Donated Blood in US Will Be Tested for Zika
New York Times
Donated blood at a bank in Indianapolis. The F.D.A. has recommended that all donated blood in the United States be screened for the Zika virus. Credit Michael Conroy/Associated Press. The Food and Drug Administration on Friday took steps to safeguard ...
Guess How Many Zika Cases Showed Up At The Olympics?
Zika Testing: Why the FDA Recommended It for All Blood Donated in US
First known case of sexual Zika transmission without symptoms
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:04:00 GMT
Icahn denies attempt to sell Herbalife stock, buys more shares
An Herbalife logo is shown on a poster at a clinic in the Mission District in San Francisco, California April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith/File Photo. 3/3. left. right. Billionaire activist-investor Carl Icahn gives an interview on FOX Business ...
Icahn Buys More Herbalife, Denying Claim He's Selling Stake
Carl Icahn buys more Herbalife
Carl Icahn Buys 2.3 Million Herbalife Shares, Says He Never Gave Jefferies A Sell Order
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:57:00 GMT
Fed's Yellen sees stronger case for interest rate hike
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. The Federal Reserve is getting closer to raising interest rates again, the head of the U.S. central bankand other policymakers said on Friday in comments that left the door open for a hike as early as next month. Fed Chair Janet ...
Losses Piling Up for S&P 500 as Weekly Drop Is Worst Since June
Summer's ending, Fed's back in play and September volatility looms — oh my!
Stocks Fall After Yellen's Remarks
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 00:47:53 GMT
Target of explicit LePage voicemail denies calling him a racist
Washington (CNN) The state lawmaker who received an expletive-laced voicemail from Maine Gov. Paul LePage said Friday he did not call LePage a racist, as the governor claims. "I've never received a voicemail like that before," Democratic State Rep.
With four-letter words and a secret binder, Maine's governor starts row over race and crime
Profane Phone Message Has Gov. Paul LePage of Maine in Hot Water Again
LISTEN: Maine's Governor Unleashes Obscenities On Lawmaker Who Criticized Him