12 months ago

Populist Magic Fades in Economy of Europe's Big Trump Fan (1)

(Bloomberg) -- As the self-proclaimed black sheep of Europe, Viktor Orban is on a roll, at least politically.

Orban says his hard line on immigration and challenge to the European Union status quo were vindicated by the victories of Preside read more...



1 year ago

John Lewis: Donald Trump should seek forgiveness for birther push

Republican nominee Donald Trump is retracting his long-held belief that President Obama was not born in the United States but the GOP nominee should also admit he was wrong and ask for forgiveness, Georgia Rep. John Lewis said Friday.

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1 year ago

Trump, Saddam and why people mistrust the media - Washington Post

At a July 5 rally in Raleigh, N.C., Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told supporters that Saddam Hussein was a "really bad guy," but that "he killed terrorists. He did that so good." (Reuters)

By now, everyone's aware that D read more...



2 years ago

Politics|Authorities: 'Hamburglar' Breaks Into Five Guys Restaurant - New York Times

WASHINGTON Authorities say a man got hungry while he was burglarizing a District of Columbia hamburger restaurant and began cooking himself some food.

The Metropolitan Police Department said in a news release that security footage from Ma read more...



2 years ago

Starkly Different Accounts of Freddie Gray's Death as Trial of Officer Begins - New York Times

BALTIMORE As Freddie Gray lay handcuffed and shackled on the floor of a police van, Officer William G. Porter, who is facing charges of manslaughter in Mr. Grays death, ignored the young mans cries for help and failed to call for a medic, even wh read more...



2 years ago

Pfizer Inversion Puts Pressure on US Lawmakers to Revamp Tax Rules - Wall Street Journal

By Richard Rubin Nov. 23, 2015 1:01 p.m. ET

WASHINGTON Pfizer Inc. PFE -2.33 % s decision to escape the U.S. tax system by putting its read more...