Teachers from Kentucky, West Virginia, Oklahoma and Arizona have staged strikes and demonstrations, and they have threatened walkouts over new proposals to install limits on pensions, wage increases and benefits.
Congress will enter its last major fiscal battle before November’s midterm elections this week, as lawmakers prepare to debate a mammoth spending bill that offers them the last chance to settle dozens of long-running policy fights.
THE ‘Wild West’ era for technology firms like Facebook and Google is over, the Cabinet minister responsible for overseeing them warns today. Following claims that the details of 50 million Facebook users had been improperly harvested for political ana
The U.K. government said Sunday it has evidence that Russia has spent the last decade secretly developing nerve agents to use in assassinations, in what it said was a violation of international treaties banning chemical weapons.
MILLIONS of families turn to high cost credit every year to help buy new furniture or pay bills. The firms are used by people with poor credit ratings who may be unable to borrow from normal banks or get credit cards. Before turning to a high street rent-