California Sues Trump Administration Over Car Pollution Waiver

California officials filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trumps administration on Friday over his plans to revoke the states legal authority to set its own car emissions standards, as first reported by The New York Times. The state is joined by 23 other… [+472 chars]

Bill De Blasio Drops Out Of Presidential Race

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio dropped out of the presidential race Friday after failing to qualify for the most recent Democratic debate earlier this month. “It’s clearly not my time,” he said, announcing his departure from the 2020 contest for the party’s n… [+834 chars]

Justin Trudeau’s Blackface Photos Force Reckoning On Canada’s Global Image

TORONTO — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s carefully crafted public image as a global leader in inclusiveness and multiculturalism was swiftly shattered Wednesday night when a racist photo of him smiling in brownface and a turban went public.  The 2001 photo … [+10047 chars]

'It’s Treachery If Not Treason': Harvard Law Professor On Trump-Ukraine Report

Harvard constitutional law professor Laurence Tribe on Thursday lamented America’s election of a president in Donald Trump who “seems to know no bounds.” “He violates the emoluments clauses, he enriches himself at the expense of American taxpayers, he takes … [+600 chars]

Rudy Giuliani Melts Down On Live TV In Bizarre Chris Cuomo Interview

Rudy Giuliani, attorney to President Donald Trump, got into it with CNN’s Chris Cuomo during a raucous interview on Thursday night. The former New York mayor shouted at Cuomo, repeatedly contradicted himself, declared Cuomo to be “the enemy” and at one point… [+1793 chars]

Air Force Pumped Money Into Trump's Golf Resort As Helicopter Shuttle To Resort Flopped

The U.S. Air Force was spending nearly $200,000 at President Donald Trump’s Turnberry golf resort as his own helicopter shuttle service to the club was failing, according to financial filings.  The Trump Organization’s DT Connect Europe Limited travel servic… [+2104 chars]

Whistleblower Complaint Against Trump Reportedly Involves Ukraine

A whistleblower complaint against President Donald Trump reportedly involves Ukraine, two sources familiar with the matter each told The Washington Post and The New York Times on Thursday. The Post first reported on an intelligence official’s complaint on We… [+1681 chars]

Experts Say There Are 36 Ways To Halve Global Emissions By 2030

As the climate crisis continues to show its hand through catastrophic fires, scorching summers, powerful hurricanes and melting Arctic ice a debate rages as to how we should respond. Some, recently Jonathan Franzen writing in The New Yorker, suggest we should… [+6510 chars]