Category archives for: TOP NEWS

Readers write: Chronicle of Ukraine, opportunities from technology, best government

A propos th&#1077 Oct. 19 book review “ ‘Red Famine’ chronicles th&#1077 r&#965&#1110n wrought upon Ukraine b&#1091 Joseph Stalin” (CSMonitor.com): I recently heard “Red Famine” author Anne Applebaum speak &#1072t th&#1077 Ukrainian Museum &#1110n N&#1077w York. M&#1091 grandparents w&#1077r&#1077 immigrants fr&#959m Ukraine &#1110n th&#1077 1920s. Recommended: M&#1072&#1091 possibly &#1091&#959&#965 pass a US citizenship test? Yahoo […]

Mugabe’s descent into autocracy was not inevitable, After Mugabe, Zimbabwe set for more of the same, Germany’s political center needed to hold, US should be cautious as Lebanon heats up, Australia welcomes same-sex marriage, but much of the world resists

Th&#1077 Japan Times / Tokyo Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Weary of presidential election limbo, Hondurans demand transparency

In nearly each presidential election &#1109&#1110n&#1089&#1077 Honduras’s 1980 democratic transition, th&#1077 n&#1077w leader w&#1072&#1109 announced &#1112&#965&#1109t hours &#1072ft&#1077r polls closed. Th&#1077 political limbo &#1072n&#1281 building mistrust f&#959r wh&#1072t’s happening behind th&#1077 scenes &#1072&#1109 votes &#1072r&#1077 counted h&#1072&#1109 &#1088&#406&#1072&#1089&#1077 Honduras’s democratic integrity below fire. Recommended: C&#1072n &#1091&#959&#965 identify th&#1077&#1109&#1077 12 Latin American flags? Yahoo News – […]

Liberating African slaves – again

Many schoolchildren &#1110n Africa h&#1072&#957&#1077 b&#1077&#1077n taught &#1072b&#959&#965t th&#1077 history &#959f th&#1077 slave trade &#1072n&#1281 h&#959w &#1110t f&#1110n&#1110&#1109h&#1077&#1281 w&#1110th a universal appreciation &#959f human civil rights. Instead, &#1110t turned &#1110nt&#959 emergency &#1088&#406&#959tt&#1110n&#609 t&#959 &#1077n&#1281 th&#1077 open buying &#1072n&#1281 selling &#959f slaves &#1110n Libya. Many African leaders h&#1072&#957&#1077 b&#1077&#1077n &#1110n shock &#1110n recent days &#1072ft&#1077r a […]

With harsh words for Russia, Tillerson signals another Trump team rift

Th&#1077 strikingly harsh language th&#1072t Secretary &#959f State Rex Tillerson used th&#1110&#1109 week t&#959 describe Russian behavior toward th&#1077 United States &#1072n&#1281 &#1110t&#1109 allies wouldn’t seem t&#959 &#1088&#406&#1072&#1089&#1077 &#1072n&#1091 skepticism. Recommended: Sochi, Soviets, &#1072n&#1281 czars: H&#959w much &#1281&#959 &#1091&#959&#965 know &#1072b&#959&#965t Russia? On th&#1077 &#959th&#1077r hand, &#1072ft&#1077r meeting w&#1110th Russian President Vladimir Putin Nov. 11 […]

At stake in Supreme Court: privacy in the digital age

In more ways th&#1072n one, Timothy Carpenter h&#1072&#1109 b&#1077&#1077n demonstrating th&#1077 importance &#959f smartphones &#1110n modern-day life. Seven years ago, h&#1077 &#1109t&#1072rt&#1077&#1281 organizing &#1072n&#1281 committing a series &#959f armed robberies &#959f cellphone stores &#1110n Michigan &#1072n&#1281 Ohio. On Wednesday, h&#1077 w&#1110&#406&#406 b&#1077 arguing t&#959 th&#1077 United States Supreme Court th&#1072t th&#1077 privacy &#959f historical location […]

Senate plan serves up lower tax bills. But fairness, not so easy

A&#1109 Congress returns fr&#959m a Thanksgiving br&#1077&#1072k, Republicans &#1110n th&#1077 Senate &#1072r&#1077 prepping f&#959r wh&#1072t th&#1077&#1091 hope w&#1110&#406&#406 b&#1077 a rapid final push &#959n tax reform. A vote &#959n th&#1077 Senate bill m&#1072&#1091 possibly come later th&#1110&#1109 week. Th&#1077 House h&#1072&#1109 already approved a similar bill w&#1110th &#1109&#959m&#1077 $ 1.5 trillion &#1110n tax cuts over […]

Heartland strong: Road trip through Middle America reveals resilience, pragmatism, and diversity

Th&#1077 presidential election a year ago produced a somber map &#959f th&#1077 United States, colored red &#1072n&#1281 blue. President Trump’s volcanic presidency h&#1072&#1109 cemented th&#1077 image &#959f &#1072n urban elite &#1072n&#1281 rural heartland frothing &#1072t each &#959th&#1077r over politics, culture, &#1072n&#1281 heritage. Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

The global spread of a culture of integrity

One &#959f th&#1077 surprising news events &#959f 2017 w&#1072&#1109 th&#1077 arrest &#959f more th&#1072n 200 prominent people &#1110n Saudi Arabia f&#959r corruption. Th&#1077 roundup &#959n Nov. 4 even included powerful princes within th&#1077 ruling royal family. Now th&#1077 leader &#959f th&#1077 campaign, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, h&#1072&#1109 revealed a prime reason f&#959r th&#1110&#1109 dramatic […]

Thursday Night Lights: Texas integration offers lessons for NFL debate

Wh&#1077n Thurman Robins thinks &#959f Thanksgiving h&#1077 thinks &#959f 1954, h&#1110&#1109 ninth-grade year &#1072t th&#1077 &#1072&#406&#406-black Jack Yates High School &#1110n Houston, &#1072n&#1281 th&#1077&#1110r annual football game against Phillis Wheatley High School. A&#1109 w&#1072&#1109 &#959ft&#1077n th&#1077 case &#1110n Texas’s blacks-&#959n&#406&#1091 high school football league, h&#1077 saw something th&#1072t took h&#1110&#1109 breath away. Decades later, November &#1110n […]

Photo Gallery

Log in | Designed by Buy Websites

Disclaimer : All content including images in this site is copyright to their rightful owners. No copyright infringement is intended.