In her first House floor speech, Rep. Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) says that the government shutdown is an "erosion of American democracy."
Posted on: 18 January 2019 | 8:54 am
It's been a smooth flight, and you've spent it engrossed in a juicy novel on your tablet. You barely noticed the captain's announcement about a half-hour ago that "we'll be starting our descent into Vancouver in a few minutes," and that "there are low clouds around the airport."
Posted on: 18 January 2019 | 6:31 am
As the Trump administration recalls tens of thousands of government workers to restart operations previously closed during the partial shutdown, one expert says the law allows fairly wide latitude to decide which government functions are essential.
Posted on: 17 January 2019 | 6:28 pm
Heidi Zak thought she was going to revolutionize the way women buy bras. But two years after she launched her company, ThirdLove, she was still trying to attract customers.
Posted on: 17 January 2019 | 5:38 pm
The New York Harbor for years has been polluted and depleted of marine life. But one nonprofit is working to clean the murky water and revive its long-lost ecosystem — one oyster at a time.
Posted on: 17 January 2019 | 5:15 pm
Microsoft is investing $500 million to make homes more affordable in the Seattle area, making it the latest major tech company to wade into local housing issues.
Posted on: 17 January 2019 | 4:10 pm
Hitachi has shelved plans for a $20 billion nuclear power plant in the United Kingdom, raising questions over future energy supplies in the country.
Posted on: 17 January 2019 | 7:14 am