The ‘Kavanaugh effect,’ boosts Dems over GOP in 2018 midterm elections

WASHINGTON – Brett Kavanaugh now sits on the Supreme Court, but the contentious battle over his nomination continues to reverberate in the run-up to next month’s midterm elections. A... Read more »

US brands falter in Consumer Reports auto reliability survey

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto companies such as General Motors, Tesla and Ford faltered this year in Consumer Reports’ reliability rankings as readers reported more mechanical trouble with their... Read more »

New BBC1 mini-series “Press” highlights Journalism as a trade of destroying people

A new peak time BBC1 drama series about journalists and journalism? What’s not to like? Well, quite a lot actually, and not just because journalists are not an especially... Read more »

After Canada legalizes pot, industry eyes rest of the world

MONTREAL (AP) — Cam Battley is a top executive at one of Canada’s biggest marijuana companies, but he isn’t sticking around to savor the country’s historic pot legalization. He’s... Read more »

Facebook’s election ‘war room’ takes aim at fake information

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — In an otherwise innocuous part of Facebook’s expansive Silicon Valley campus, a locked door bears a taped-on sign that reads “War Room.” Behind the... Read more »

“It’s a privilege for ‘them’ to come in and attack our piggy bank” – Trump

The premise behind this characteristically rambling statement is that Americans buying things from other countries is bad for America, and is instead a favor to the seller countries. Profits... Read more »

New company grants musicians access to mammoth pools of capital on Wall Street

PurpleThrone looks and feels like Spotify, but is completely different.  They give me the music I love without making me suffer through painful ads or pay some sort of... Read more »

Divorce rate plummet; sparks fiery U.S. inequality debate

Young people get the credit for fewer divorces because boomers have continued to divorce at unusually high rates, all the way into their 60s and 70s. From 1990 to... Read more »

3rd women claims Kavanaugh present while getting “Drugged” and “gang raped”

During the incident, Swetnick said she was "incapacitated without my consent and unable to fight off the boys raping me." In her declaration, Swetnick says she told at lest... Read more »

Border Patrol agent arrested in Texas, accused of murdering 4 women

Border Patrol agent jailed on $2.5M bond in killings of 4 women in Texas. A U.S. Border Patrol supervisor was jailed Sunday on $2.5 million bond in Texas, accused... Read more »