Politics

Judge won't force Georgia to use paper ballots…

Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the midterm elections is too risky

The Savings Hack Millennials Do Better Than Any…

It might be time to rethink how you pay for your smallest expenses.

Kavanaugh Confirmation No Longer a 'Slam Dunk'

Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court is now more like a "jump shot in traffic," said Philip Wegmann of the Washington Examiner. Kavanaugh's nomination was put on hold following accusations of sexual assault by Christine Blasey Ford when they were both teenagers. Ford and Kavanaugh will testify at a Senate hearing next Monday, delaying the confirmation vote originally scheduled for this week and putting his place on the top court it peril less than two months before the midterm elections.

Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US…

Poland's leader is pressing President Donald Trump to consider creating a permanent American military base in Poland and he's offering a tempting incentive: The installation would be called "Fort Trump."

Facebook Is Facing a Legal Battle with ACLU & CWA

It's charged with programming ads that discriminate by gender.

Beto O'Rourke on the Killing of Botham Jean

‘How can we continue to lose the lives of unarmed Black men in the United State of America at the hands of white police officers?’ — Beto O'Rourke speaking out on Botham Jean. This video, "Beto O'Rourke on the Killing of Botham Jean", first appeared on nowthisnews.com.

EU optimistic about Brexit border compromise

EU Brexit envoy Michel Barnier says his team is studying ways to carry out checks on goods moving into Northern Ireland in an effort to overcome a major obstacle in the negotiations, on the eve of a summit of EU leaders

Doctors Say It's 'Highly Plausible' Hospitalized…

German doctors treating Pyotr Verzilov, a member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot, said Tuesday that claims that he was poisoned are “highly plausible,” based on his symptoms.

Christine Blasey Ford Is Willing to Testify to…

Christine Blasey Ford is willing to testify to Congress about her sexual assault accusation against Brett Kavanaugh.  This video, "Christine Blasey Ford Is Willing to Testify to Congress", first appeared on nowthisnews.com.

Hispanic group in Congress boycotts White House event

Citing President Donald Trump's policies and comments about Latinos, members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus boycotted a Hispanic Heritage Month celebration hosted by Trump

Kim Jong Un Greets Moon Jae-In For Third Korean…

South Korean President Moon Jae In arrived in Pyongyang Tuesday to meet with his counterpart, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in the hopes of making more tangible gains toward a Korean peace treaty

Kavanaugh's Accuser Should Be Heard, GOP…

Marc Lotter, former special assistant to President Trump and former press secretary to VP Pence, gave an indication of the coalescing strategy for the GOP: welcome the testimony of the accuser of SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh but stand firm in support of his nomination.

Carter backs Abrams in Georgia, 48 years after his election

Former President Jimmy Carter is campaigning Tuesday in Georgia alongside Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Stacey Abrams, bringing together the state's past and its potential future

Trump Administration Slashes the Number of…

The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.

Judd Legum On SCOTUS Nominee Brett Kavanaugh's…

Brett Kavanaugh made a big mistake when trying to hide his stance on Roe v. Wade. This video, "Judd Legum On SCOTUS Nominee Brett Kavanaugh's Big Abortion Mistake", first appeared on nowthisnews.com.