Bob Menendez’s trial, explained

The corruption trial for Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) is still moving forward. US District Court Judge William Walls ruled Monday that he would not throw out bribery charges against the senator, ensuring that a jury will decide on Menendez’s guilt. The next step for the trial, now that the prosecution has concluded its case, is […]

Leicester sacking Craig Shakespeare ‘seems harsh’, says Steve Walsh

Craig Shakespeare's sacking as Leicester City manager 'seems harsh', says Steve Walsh Craig Shakespeare’s sacking as Leicester City manager on Tuesday “seems harsh”, according to former captain Steve Walsh. Shakespeare was removed from his position as Leicester boss on Tuesday afternoon after just one Premier League win from their opening eight games, a run which […]

Willie Mullins has Morgiana Hurdle in mind for Faugheen

Trainer Willie Mullins reiterated his desire to run Faugheen in the Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown in November. The 2015 champion hurdler has been absent since January 2016, but the brilliant nine-year-old is likely to return to the fray this autumn. Mullins told the Irish Times: “It will probably be the Morgiana. “That’s the point we’re […]

How Bill Clinton Accidentally Started Another Cold War

Who bears responsibility for the current tensions between America and Russia? There are many answers to that question but blame is overdue to President Bill Clinton who in 1994 sealed the fate of any potential U.S.-Russia partnership when he made the decision to expand the NATO alliance into Moscow’s former sphere of influence. That set […]

New US Regulations Make Tribe Land Reacquisition More Burdensome

New US Regulations Make Tribe Land Reacquisition More Burdensome © AFP 2017/ NICHOLAS KAMMUS08:05 18.10.2017Get short URL113201 Tribal Ambassador of Shinnecock Indian Nation Lance Gumbs says that the new rules the US government is trying to implement will make the land reacquisition and trust process even more cumbersome. MILWAUKEE (Sputnik) — New rules the US government […]

Appeals court tosses $72 million award in talcum powder case

0 Shares Email A Missouri appeals court on Tuesday that vacated a $72 million award to an Alabama woman who claimed her use of Johnson & Johnson products that contained talcum contributed to her ovarian cancer has thrown the fate of awards in similar cases into doubt. The Missouri Eastern District Court’s ruled that Missouri […]

The Latest: Senators announce plan for insurance markets

The Latest on Congress and health care legislation (all times local): 11:50 p.m. President Donald Trump is backing away from his positive response to a bipartisan Senate proposal to stabilize health insurance markets unsettled by his order to end “Obamacare” low-income subsidies. Speaking in the Rose Garden, Trump had called the deal reached by Republican […]