From a Placid Judge, a Cutting Rejection of Trump’s Travel Ban

Judge Derrick K. Watson’s language was stern, even biting: In an order on Wednesday that blocked President Trump’s travel ban from taking effect, he rebuked the government for its “illogic” and for presenting arguments he...

Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce has moved on from one of the “darkest moments”...

Sam Allardyce stood down from his role as England boss in September (Photo: Getty) Sam Allardyce says he has emerged from one of the "darkest moments" of his career after losing the England manager's job....

Twitter troll takes over Valparaiso lawmaker’s handle, demands apology

State Rep. Ed Soliday, R-Valparaiso, discusses the need for maintaining Interstate 94, which is one of the busiest roadways in the country. (Jim Karczewski, Post-Tribune) State Rep. Ed Soliday, R-Valparaiso, shut down his Twitter and...

U.S. forges ahead with South Korea missile defenses, despite upheaval

FILE PHOTO - A Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptor is launched during a successful intercept test, in this undated handout photo provided by the U.S. Department of Defense, Missile Defense Agency. U.S. Department...

Why Attacks on Jewish Cemeteries Provoke Particular Fear

Jewish headstones were toppled in a cemetery in Philadelphia. Tarek El-Messidi had been planning to leave Philadelphia to visit family on Sunday night. But when he heard that Mount Carmel Jewish Cemetery had been desecrated,...

Soda Tax Teaches Philly Mayor An Economics Lesson That Trump Needs To Learn

The mayor of Philadelphia, Jim Kenney, proposed a soda tax designed to reduce consumption of sugary drinks that may lead to obesity and health problems and pledged the tax revenue would go toward pre-K and...

Ratan Tata tops Cyrus Mistry in tussle, as Tata Sons picks Chandrasekaran as new...

The culmination of the fight is nowhere near since Mistry has vowed retribution, but Tata Sons has a new head and the group can now throw off the shackles that the spat has put the...

Why A Government-Run, Single-Payer Healthcare Approach Is Doomed To Fail

It sounds great, almost too good to be true: Coverage for all with lower costs, a broad choice of providers, and minimal paper work. Image via Kaiser Permanente The problem is that it won’t work....

The Germans and Czechs trying to deal with ghosts of the past

Germans who were expelled from Czechoslovakia and their descendants go on a tour of Prague taking in sites linked to the expulsions. Photograph: Antonio Olmos for the Guardian The ghosts of the past surged through...

Drake, Beyonce early winners at 2017 Billboard Music Awards

By MESFIN FEKADU Drake will walk into the 2017 Billboard Music Awards already a winner: He earned 10 early awards Sunday morning. The rapper and the electronic dance duo the Chainsmokers were top contenders with...

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