Daily Archives: Sun, Jul 29th, 2018


‘He looked like a terrorist!’ How a drive in rural India ended in a mob attack and a lynching

Azam, who was 32 and worked for global consulting services firm Accenture ACN.N, is one of the latest victims of a wave of lynchings in India, as ill-equipped and outnumbered police struggle to contain mob violence triggered by false messages about child kidnappings spread via platforms like Facebook’s FB.O WhatsApp messaging service, which is very popular in India.


Trump is Back in Twitter Form With an Unhinged Twitter Storm

After taking a day off for some unexplained reason, President Donald Trump was back on Twitter Sunday morning addressing many of his favorite topics, including:   Attacking his former personal attorney Michael Cohen, Defending his son, Donald Trump, Jr., Threatening to shut down down the government, Demanding Congress give in to his demands on immigration, and Repeating…


Secret “Dark Money” Group is Spending Big to Help Democrats Take Back the House

Secret “dark money” nonprofits are working with a previously unknown organization that is spending millions of dollars helping Democratic congressional candidates in swing districts during this election cycle. The nonprofts are buying large numbers of TV and other ads attacking swing-seat House Republicans on such issues as affordable health care and tax breaks for billionaires. This…


Koch Group Attacks Trump and Republicans in Congress

Senior officials and donors from the groups affiliated with billionaire conservative businessman Charles Koch expressed great displeasure with President Donald Trump and his Republican enablers in the U.S. Congress at the group’s biannual seminar in Colorado Springs this weekend. “Trump tariffs assailed at Koch network gathering” Trump tariffs assailed at Koch network gathering https://t.co/FeFtFKrgXg —…

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