Business councils disband over Trump remarks

Mr Trump’s comments about violence in Virginia had sparked a series of resignations. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

WATCH: Photographer helps find homes for foster puppies with newborn-style photo shoot

Kelly Frankenburg posed the Chihuahua mom and puppies she’s fostering as newborn babies in hopes of finding them forever homes. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Roman Polanski Accused of Sexual Abuse by Another Woman

The woman, who was identified only as Robin, said that the film director “sexually victimized” her in 1973, when she was 16. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News […]

Lebanon Repeals Its Marry-Your-Rapist Law

Men accused or convicted of rape in Lebanon will no longer be exonerated if they marry their victims, as the country joins several other Arab nations in reversing such laws. […]

Using YouTube as an Accelerant for Video Games

Getting YouTubers or Twitch streamers to share their thoughts on a new game can have a powerful effect on its success. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

N.F.L. and Players Union Trade Accusations in Ezekiel Elliott Case

The league accused the players union of “spreading derogatory information to the media” about the accuser. The union responded by calling the league’s charge “a lie.” (…) Read more > […]

White Supremacist Platforms Are Being Targeted By Hackers And Rejected By Hosts

Justin Ide / Reuters Several right wing extremist websites and accounts that amplify bigotry were apparently hacked or denied service on various platforms in the wake of the race-fueled fatal […]

Here's Heather Heyer's Mother's Eulogy: "They Wanted To Shut Her Up. They Just Magnified Her."

Wednesday, in Charlottesville, Virginia, Susan Bro memorialized her daughter, Heather Heyer, who was killed during the violent white supremacist rally last weekend in there. Here's a transcript of her full […]

China’s Online Giants Back $12 Billion Deal to Shake Up State Firm

Tencent and Alibaba are among private companies that will take stakes in China Unicom, as part of an effort to overhaul bloated state-run companies. (…) Read more > Continue Reading […]

Germany's Vice-Chancellor Says He's Shocked To Find UK Has "No Real Strategy" On Brexit

Sean Gallup / Getty Images BERLIN – Germany's vice-chancellor has said he is shocked the UK appears to have “no real strategy” for Brexit negotiations and said Britain will have […]

Comedian Sues Neo-Nazi Daily Stormer as Site Resurfaces From Dark Web

A comedian filed a defamation lawsuit against the white supremacist website, which briefly returned from exile with a Russian domain name. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Fed Officials Confront New Reality: Low Inflation and Low Unemployment

A growing number of officials see a need to adjust the central bank’s assumptions on the economy, according to an account of the latest policy meeting. (…) Read more > […]

Scientists discover a new flower of Shetland

The Shetland Monkeyflower has a bigger flower with a wider throat than its ancestors. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Remembering the King: Elvis Presley died 40 years ago today

A look back at the “King of Rock ‘n’ Roll.” (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Prominent Opposition Leader in Iran Begins Hunger Strike

Old, sick and increasingly frustrated, Mehdi Karroubi, who has been under house arrest since 2001, demanded a public trial in exchange for ending his fast. (…) Read more > Continue […]