Georgia, Tennessee sue to block federal court decision on state funding

Georgia, Kentucky and Tennessee have sued the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to block a federal court ruling that would have required the states to pay more money to cover expenses related to an Ebola outbreak.The lawsuit filed Thursday is the latest in a string of court actions aimed at preventing states from complying with the federal government’s Ebola funding […]

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When the next war erupts, the country is already in a “post-apocalyptic” state

The next war between the U.S. and China could be as destructive as the ones that began over the Vietnam War and the Iraq War, a former U.N. special rapporteur on human rights said in an interview with The Sentinel newspaper.The conflict, which has already seen more than 4,500 American troops killed, could soon erupt into an even bigger conflict, […]

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When it comes to newspapers, Italians are a little more loyal than Americans

Italian newspapers, like their American cousins, are still the biggest source of news for the vast majority of Italians, according to a new survey.The survey by the news organization Italiano Della Bella found that just 7 percent of Italians read their newspapers on a daily basis, compared to more than 80 percent of Americans.And only 22 percent of Italian citizens […]

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Palm Beach Sun, Palm Beach Post cover Palm Beach homicide

A day after the death of a 17-year-old Palm Beach boy, The Palm Beach Gazette and Palm Beach Times reported the arrest of the suspect in the case.The newspaper reported that police arrested David Haney after he was taken into custody by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office and is being charged with murder.Police said Haney, who is the nephew […]

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How I broke into a billion-dollar hedge fund and wrote the next book: The New York Times

The story that has been making headlines for years, the blockbuster book by Michael Lewis and Andrew Ross Sorkin, The Big Short, is the story of how hedge funds are turning into gigantic multinational corporations.It’s also the story that’s been making me rethink the way I think about investing.It turns out that investing is actually really easy.It really isn’t.The biggest […]

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Jacksonville, Fla., police shooting of teenager could be caught on camera

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.– Florida’s first homicide in the state’s history occurred on Dec. 2.An 18-year-old Florida man is in police custody after being shot in the head at his home, and his death has sparked nationwide outrage and protests.Florida’s first-ever homicide in Florida occurred on December 2.In Jacksonville, Florida, police said 18-old Jackson County teenager Justin Wilson died at the scene […]

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When did Kenya ‘s independence from Britain start?

Posted October 14, 2018 06:47:53When did Kenya “come out of the dark” of colonialism?Kenya’s independence from British rule began with the signing of the Treaty of Wurtemberg on December 18, 1957.The treaty created the nation of Kenya, and created the African Union.The agreement stipulated that Kenya was not to be an autonomous region, but to be part of a greater […]

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Which NFL player is most likely to win the MVP?

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Brandin Cooks says the Minnesota Vikings will be “tough” to beat when they face off against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.Cooks is the No. 2 player on ESPN’s weekly poll, ahead of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, but he is the first player to top 50% in both categories.Cooks is also the first […]

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