Month: June 2022

Massachusetts Democrats tired of Republican rule see Healey as their savior

Massachusetts Democrats tired of Republican rule see Healey as their savior

WORCESTER, Mass. — Massachusetts Democrats are facing their best prospects for retaking the governor’s office in a decade, and they’re…

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<div>'Better than President Trump': DeSantis' clout swells in the West</div>

‘Better than President Trump’: DeSantis’ clout swells in the West

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is building momentum in the West, a region that’s home to a series…

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<div>The CEO-to-Worker Pay Gap Is Climbing to Truly Obscene Levels</div>

The CEO-to-Worker Pay Gap Is Climbing to Truly Obscene Levels

A new report finds that the gap between worker pay and CEO compensation continues to grow at some of the…

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Scholz, once again, defends Germany over Ukraine support, Putin talks

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Tuesday was again forced to fend off criticism over Germany’s arms deliveries to Ukraine and…

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<div>Ricardo Lara Is the Insurance Industry’s Favorite Democrat</div>

Ricardo Lara Is the Insurance Industry’s Favorite Democrat

Democrat Ricardo Lara is running for reelection as California state insurance commissioner in today’s primary. A new complaint alleges that…

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<div>A Police Murder in Western Massachusetts Shows How Economic Inequality Kills</div>

A Police Murder in Western Massachusetts Shows How Economic Inequality Kills

In the deindustrialized town of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, police recently killed a man having a mental health episode. Now residents are…

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<div>Denmark’s Social Democrats Want to Move Even Further to the Right</div>

Denmark’s Social Democrats Want to Move Even Further to the Right

Social Democratic prime minister Mette Frederiksen has called on the Danish right to join her government and end her reliance…

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The sexual abuse scandal rocking the Southern Baptist Convention, explained

The sexual abuse scandal rocking the Southern Baptist Convention, explained

The Southern Baptist Convention faces a massive sexual abuse scandal, initially broken by the San Antonio Express-News and Houston Chronicle….

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Zelenskyy ‘very happy’ as Boris Johnson survives confidence vote

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Tuesday that U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s confidence vote win was “great news” and added,…

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Ukraine bars nuclear regulator from visiting Russian-occupied power plant

Ukraine bars nuclear regulator from visiting Russian-occupied power plant

Energoatom, Ukraine’s nuclear power plant operator, on Monday denounced a request by the global nuclear watchdog to visit the Russian-occupied…

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Inside the secret network of women who performed abortions before Roe

Inside the secret network of women who performed abortions before Roe

Members of The Janes were arrested in 1972. They faced up to 110 years each for the crimes they were…

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<div>The Uvalde Massacre Has Exposed the Lies that Once Justified Police Militarization</div>

The Uvalde Massacre Has Exposed the Lies that Once Justified Police Militarization

For years, the ever-increasing militarization of US police forces has been cast by its defenders as an indispensable tool for…

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Ukraine bars nuclear regulator from visiting Russian-occupied power plant

EU backs common charger for mobile devices by 2024

All new devices on market in the EU will have to include a USB-C charging port by fall 2024, the…

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Why meat is so expensive right now

Why meat is so expensive right now

Meat prices have risen far above inflation over the last year, leading some consumer protection and farming groups — and…

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Swedish government narrowly survives no-confidence vote

STOCKHOLM — Sweden’s government narrowly survived a vote of no confidence on Tuesday in a significant victory for Prime Minister Magdalena…

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What the TSA could teach Congress about gun control

What the TSA could teach Congress about gun control

Why couldn’t gun buyers be pre-approved the way some travelers are? | Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images TSA PreCheck uses…

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