November 19, 2017 | In times of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
MADISON, Wisconsin (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers who left Wisconsin to stall passage of a controversial budget bill that has triggered mass protests may return if the governor compromises with public employees over collective bargaining, an aide to the Senate...
CHICAGO (Reuters) - As demonstrators wrangled on Saturday over Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's move to weaken public unions, analysts weighed the consequences of 14 Democratic senators' decision to flee the state to stall the bill's consideration. Read the...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Saudi Arabia's foreign minister have agreed to support a proposed dialogue between the Bahraini government and its opponents, the State Department said on Sunday. Read the full story.
CAIRO (Reuters) - A senior U.S. diplomat urged Egypt on Monday to build confidence in its transition to democracy by lifting the country's emergency law and releasing more detainees. Read the full story.
HONG KONG (Reuters) - The U.S. navy will continue to upgrade its military capabilities in the Pacific given its steadfast commitment to the region, a U.S. vice admiral said on Monday, while urging China's growing navy to avoid provocation. ...
TUNIS (Reuters) - Washington has offered Tunisia help in shoring up security following its "model" revolution, U.S. Senator John McCain said Monday. Read the full story.
Allstate says Citigroup and Deutsche Bank AG hid the risks on more than $385 million mortgage securities and it bought from the two banks and now it wants revenge. Lawsuits filed by the largest publicly-traded U.S. home and auto insurer...
Philadelphia has its statue of Rocky. Other towns have plaques and markers about films shot in their area. But Robocop in Detroit? That what fans of the sci-fi cult film want to see happen in motor city. Probably not what Henry Ford...
Eventually, the stalemate in Wisconsin will end and Democrats in Wisconsin will have to face what could easily be a  public relations loss in the battle that brought thousands upon thousands of enthusiastic demonstrators to the state capital in...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior Senate Democrats slammed Republicans on Sunday for a "reckless" threat to shut down the government amid deepening political posturing on both sides over federal spending and the budget deficit. Read the full story.