Hundreds of schools have been closed and most flights have been canceled in and out of New Hampshire as the latest storm to hit the area has dumped over a foot of snow in some places. A federal judge in Washington is hearing arguments on whether to stop work on the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline until a legal battle with American Indian tribes is resolved.
The first time I ever saw my sainted mother cry was late at night on Nov. 4, 1952, as she listened to Illinois Gov. Adlai Stevenson, the Democratic presidential nominee, graciously congratulate - from the Leland Hotel in Springfield - Dwight D. Eisenhower on Ike's landslide victory that day. Tuesday, November 1, 2016 In the modern history of American politics, has there ever been a bigger hypocrite than Hillary Clinton? Her 30 years in politics have taught us clearly that Clinton lives by one set of rules and wants to impose different rules for everyone else.
Donald Trump 's new campaign CEO is under fire again - this time for anti-Semitic comments he supposedly made in the '90s during a legal battle with his ex-wife over where his children should go to school. According to court documents obtained by New York Daily News , the ex-wife claimed Bannon "said that he doesn't like the way they raise their kids to be 'whiny brats' and that he didn't want the girls going to school with Jews."
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and fellow leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies will begin their summit Thursday with a visit to Ise Shrine, the most hallowed site for Japan's indigenous Shinto religion - one of many aspects of the gathering that dovetail with Abe's long-term diplomatic and political agenda. As host, to the extent that it can, Abe's government has shaped the G-7 program to showcase his own political and economic platform, taking "leadership in guiding the world by showing the best path forward for peace and prosperity," according to an agenda distributed by the Foreign Ministry.
This past July, the pundit Tucker Carlson, appearing on Fox & Friends, talked about the nomination of Donald Trump and the way he had single-handedly redefined the Republican Party. Thursday, November 10, 2016 We now know that the October surprise of the 2016 presidential campaign has turned out to be first lady Michelle Obama.