Wednesday, February 20, 2019

He Put His Money Where His Climate Model Was

The Story: With the end of 2017, a British scientist, James Annan, has won a bet he made with two Russian physicists (global warming skeptics)...
Republicans compete to challenge Democrat in West Virginia

Morrisey (R) to Face Manchin (D) in November

The Story: On the Republican side, in the West Virginia Senate primary Tuesday, the state's Attorney General, Patrick Morrisey, defeated a large field of candidates,...

What was the Top Sports Story of 2017?

The Story: The Associated Press polled sports writers on the question: what was the outstanding sports story of 2017? Their answer: the continuing take-a-knee movement...

Senator Feinstein’ Gun Control Bill Aims at ‘Bump Stocks’

The Story Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), the senior Democrat on the Judiciary Committee, has introduced the Automatic Gun Fire Prevention Act, which would ban the...

White Corn Glut Hurts U.S. Farmers

The Story: Corn farmers in much of the United States are taking a hit due to an improvement in the weather conditions in South Africa. Fungibility: Corn...
Press Briefing with Press Secretary Sarah Sanders

The New York Times Suspends White House Correspondent

The Story: News website Vox, a pioneer of "explanatory journalism," revealed in a story posted Monday, November 20, that Glenn Thrush, a renowned and influential...

Appeals Court Judge Retires in Face of Accusations

The Story: Alex Kozinski, formerly a Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit, has stepped aside in the face of mounting credible accusations that...

Macron Cautions About “One-Way” Trade from China

The Story:  The President of France, Emmanuel Macron, said recently that though Europe should work with China on trade issues, it must also work to...
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Justice Gorsuch Breaks with ‘Conservatives’ in 5-4 Case

The Story: The U.S. Supreme Court recently decided Sessions v. Dimaya, a dispute over a provision in the Immigration and Naturalization Act that provides that non-citizen...

A Presidential Tweet in Wake of Hurricane Maria

The Story: Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico as it passed through on September 20. The damage it did came on top...
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