December 2016 Archive

The Death of Clintonism

In September 1963, two months before his death, John F. Kennedy mused aloud to his old friend the journalist Charles Bartlett about the prospects for ...

What Chuck Todd gets about Trump

Chuck Todd has interviewed Donald Trump many times, and he’s noticed something somewhat disquieting about the unquiet president-elect. The man doesn’t laugh — not in ...

How Putin and Netanyahu are exploiting the transition

What do you get when you mix eight years of grudges, complex geopolitics and four world leaders — including incoming and outgoing American presidents with ...

Putin poses early test for Trump

Vladimir Putin was bound to test Donald Trump at some point. But few thought it would happen so fast. In the wake of President Barack ...

Team Trump: We’re the true target of Obama’s sanctions

President Barack Obama said Thursday that the sanctions announced against Russia were a response to the Kremlin’s “aggressive harassment of U.S. officials and cyber operations ...

Teenage immigrant develops into community leader

LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) – Atalia Cardenas worked extremely hard to develop her potential into success, and she is equally driven to help others achieve their ...

Trump calls Vladimir Putin 'very smart' for not retaliating over U.S. sanctions

President-elect Donald Trump on Friday hailed Russian President Vladimir Putin as “very smart” for not retaliating against a new round of U.S. sanctions against the ...

Surge of Central Americans drive jump in border arrests

SAN DIEGO (AP) – Central Americans attempting to enter the United States illegally on the nation’s border with Mexico helped drive a 23 percent increase ...

US deportations of illegal immigrants up 2 percent

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Obama administration has deported 240,255 immigrants over the past 12 months, a 2 percent increase over 2015. But while the number ...

DA says 'porous law' lets legislators abuse travel expenses

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) – A district attorney who spent more than a year investigating whether state legislators double-dipped on their travel expenses says she found ...

Next Page »
Google+