The program will continue to benefit Haitians for six months. The Department of Homeland Security on Monday extended Temporary Protected Status, or TPS, for Haitians in the United States.
Despite spending more than a decade underground, they have a few, precious weeks to survive the onslaught of birds, squirrels and other predators in order to reproduce. That’s because the region’s bugs are out and about in the region a full four years early. “Sometimes these cicadas do a time jump,” University of Maryland entomologist […]
Cummings’ letter came the same day Flynn declined to provide documents to the Senate Intelligence Committee, citing his Fifth Amendment protection from self-incrimination. Jason Chaffetz, the Utah Republican and chairman of the House oversight committee. RELATED CONTENTHow Michael Flynn is using the 5th amendmentQ&A: Would Trump request to end Flynn probe have broken law?Trump distances […]
Saudi Arabia plans to invest in Blackstone’s fund to update infrastructure in the US — but ultimately, they’re both looking for projects that will make them money.
Now, his latest role is in Sandy Wexler. She’s an actress and a published poet. The movie explores the aftermath of death from a really compelling and human perspective. The Sixth album by the Gap Band. Wall to wall bangers, we swear. In 1996, he played his last season ever for the Eagles. Then, Jesse […]
We sit down with Portland police officer and president of the police association Daryl Turner and get his take on the city’s national search for a new police chief.
Young Adult Author Blake Nelson may be best known for his book, Girl, set in Portland in the 1990’s. Now he’s come out with a new book, Boy, set in the Portland of today.
“This is not a battle between different faiths, different sects or different civilizations,” Trump said, pointedly turning away from his past assessments of Islam as a religion of hatred. Drive them out of your communities. “It was a phenomenal trip, phenomenally successful,” said Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir in an interview with Fox News’ […]
“Many in the Puerto Rican community, here and on the island, are elated to have him here,” she said. A number of New York City police officers are distancing themselves from the Puerto Rican Day Parade because organizers of the event are honoring Oscar Lopez Rivera — a Puerto Rican nationalist who once embraced armed […]
Republicans and Democrats have praised Branstad’s Midwestern pragmatism. Branstad, 70, told lawmakers he intends to use his decades-long relationship with Chinese President Xi Jinping to advance U.S. Branstad called North Korea’s push for a weapon of mass destruction a “threat to all of humankind.” He said he expected China to become more engaged because of […]
Around a dozen people were injured. The Turkish-Americans responded in self-defense.” The U.S. It released a statement the same day, sharply condemning what happened and seemingly laying blame on Turkey: “Violence is never an appropriate response to free speech, and we support the rights of people everywhere to free expression and peaceful protest. Under his […]
He died shortly after and did not live to see recorded sound become popular. Years later, an Edison assistant wrote: “We were sitting around. That’s a lesson today’s inventors should keep in mind. But his story and the history of recorded sound reveals that even a breakthrough invention can seem insignificant if there isn’t a […]
Last month’s abrupt and dramatic collapse of the Fyre Festival was a textbook exercise in social media schadenfreude. New York Times culture reporter Melena Ryzik joins WNYC host Jami Floyd. It was billed as an ultra-exclusive musical getaway for wealthy millennials — run by rapper Ja Rule and headliners including Blink 182. Now, 25-year-old […]
The “temporary protected status” for these Haitians was due to expire in July, but the Department of Homeland Security announced Monday it would extend the designation. He also disagrees with administration officials that the country is stable enough to receive them. Ricot Dupuy, manager for the Haitian station Radio Soleil, said six […]
Law professor Joan Williams says it’s because professional elites — including journalists and establishment politicians — remain clueless about the working class. Professor Williams joins us for the hour. feel like strangers in their own country, and what can be done about it. Worldwide, populist nationalist movements are gaining traction. In a new book, she […]
But Mississippi has resisted such calls: It is the last in the nation to bear a Confederate emblem in its state flag. Let it be known, I will do all in my power to prevent this from happening in our State.” The post was later removed, but not before two other state lawmakers liked it, […]
“I agree with the experts from the AAP that have said there are no studies to show safety. “It’s a nice, sit-down discussion.” “Having the family members there is great, because you can dispel a lot of myths,” Heere continues. to see the sustainability of the effect at three and six months.” Copyright 2017 NPR. […]
Referring to the data call, he said, “It’s not like somehow or other this is a special case.” An anti-Trump legal group, American Oversight, sued eight federal departments and agencies on Monday, arguing that ethics waivers should be released under the Freedom of Information Act. Under federal regulations, OGE is supposed to oversee all waiver […]
In the Middle East, President Trump is changing some policies of the Obama Administration—and reversing his own campaign attacks on Islam as a religion that “hates us.” We hear about his visit to Saudi Arabia and what’s at stake for the rest of his foreign excursion.
And how does it taste? Will this save the planet and humanity? Investors are forking over big bucks to invest in the faux meat industry.