Robert Mueller's latest service to America is all but complete. But the reverberations from his yet-to-be-revealed report could amount to inestimable political and constitutional consequences.
Posted on: 23 March 2019 | 2:00 am
• Boeing promoted 737 MAX as requiring little additional pilot training
Posted on: 23 March 2019 | 12:56 am
As many as "300 to 400" dead bodies line the banks of a road out of the city of Beira, in Mozambique, according to an eye witness account, suggesting that the human toll of Cyclone Idai is likely to far exceed official estimates.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 9:08 pm
According to United Nations projections, by the end of this century, Africa will be home to one of every three people on the planet and to five of the world's 10 largest cities, including the largest -- Lagos, Nigeria
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 8:24 pm
The Mueller report is finally done and has been turned over to the attorney general. Now the public waits to find out what it says and how Washington will react (what, for example, will Congressional investigators do next?).
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 8:05 pm
Kellyanne Conway is now publicly disparaging her husband George for his attacks on her boss, the President of the United States. Conway, who called her husband out for being unsupportive, also framed her relationship as "the unusual situation of a man getting power through his wife." Her withering remarks call to mind the scene where King Lear famously utters: "How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child" -- though in this case it's a spouse being slagged off for being thankless (or "jealous").
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 7:19 pm
CNN's Jeffrey Toobin reacts to the news that special counsel Robert Mueller is not recommending any further indictments, according to a senior Justice Department official.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 6:43 pm
After special counsel Robert Mueller delivered his report to Attorney General William Barr, press secretary Sarah Sanders tweeted that the White House is looking forward to "the process taking its course." CNN's Jim Acosta reports.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 5:58 pm
Republican Rep. Steve King, who has a lengthy history of incendiary comments related to race, favorably compared the response of his Iowan constituents, who are majority white, to recent severe flooding to the residents of New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina struck in 2005, who were majority black.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 5:44 pm
When Mike Pompeo landed in Beirut from Tel Aviv on Friday morning, barely a handful of demonstrators took to the streets to protest the US Secretary of State's visit.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 4:27 pm
Florida has earned a reputation for being home to some colorful characters -- most notably the "Florida man."
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 2:26 pm
Tiffany & Co. already warned in January that sales during the holiday were weak. It turned out that demand for jewelry and other bling in the company's trademark blue boxes was a bit worse than what investors expected — and Wall Street was not happy.
Posted on: 22 March 2019 | 12:29 pm