Residents in nearly a half-dozen states could vote this fall on legalizing recreational marijuana, as the push to loosen pot laws spreads despite a tough-on-drugs message from the current Justice Department.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron will discuss the Iran nuclear agreement at the White House on Tuesday, although discussions with European countries on addressing U.S. concerns about the 2015 deal wer
Students around the country are again taking to the streets. It's the latest mass action since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that claimed seventeen lives and galvanized young people to act in the long-stalled debate over guns. Some
TORY MPs last night demanded Theresa May sack her Remainer trade ambassador who voted to stop Britain forging new deals with other countries after Brexit. Baroness McGregor-Smith sparked uproar after voting with Labour to keep Britain tied to Brussels cus
Famous faces from the music world have paid tribute toAvicii,following his death at the age of 28. The sad news was announced by the DJ’s publicist, who confirmed that Avicii - real name Tim Bergling was “found dead in Muscat, Oman, this
.@HackneyAbbotttells Brixton’s Windrush rally she “won’t stop until I have got justice”pic.twitter.com/MAetUfQywE— George Bowden (@georgebowden)April 20, 2018Labour’sDiane Abbott joined campaigners vowing to “get justice” f
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A federal judge on Friday declined to immediately grant a request by U.S. President Donald Trump and his personal lawyer Michael Cohen to delay a lawsuit by adult-film actress Stormy Daniels related to her alleged affair with Trump
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer on Friday backed the decriminalization of marijuana, unveiling a bill removing it from the federal schedule of controlled substances days after President Donald Trump softened his own stan
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York state lawmakers on Friday introduced legislation to give the state's attorney general and other local prosecutors the power to bring criminal charges against people pardoned by U.S. President Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Democratic Party sued the Russian government, U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign and WikiLeaks on Friday, charging that they carried out a wide-ranging conspiracy to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
Swedish DJAviciihas died at the age of 28, his representative has announced. The news was first reported by various Swedish news outlets on Friday (20 April) evening.In a statement subsequently issued to Press Association, the DJ’s rep said:&nb
CARIBBEAN-BORN Brits who are wrongly told to leave the UK will get a payoff for their ordeal, Theresa May announced tonight. The PM paid tribute to the Windrush generation – saying: “These people are British, they are part of us.” And sh
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department on Friday labeled China, Russia, Iran and North Korea as "morally reprehensible" governments it said violated human rights within their borders on a daily basis, making them "forces of instability as a resu
One of embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's most trusted advisers sought to retroactively change her resignation date a day after the House oversight committee requested to interview her as part of its investigation.
Fired FBI official Andrew McCabe’s fate rests in the hands of a Trump-appointed prosecutor, now that the Justice Department’s inspector general has sent a criminal referral over an investigative finding that he lied to James Comey and bureau investiga
The Democratic National Committee is suing the Trump campaign, several top advisers who attended the now-infamous June 2016 meeting in Trump Tower, Russia, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, longtime Trump confidant Roger Stone, former Trump campaign chair
Countries need to invest in their most important asset – their own people – and it pays to start early.Children, who receive the right nutrition early on in life, learn much more effectively when they start school. This in turn has a huge knoc