Why is Trump trying to put the nation back in the Dark Ages?

By MARY FERGUSONN and JOHN KOLAKIMOSThe Washington Post | October 11, 2018 9:21:19AMTHE DARK ENGLAND is in the grip of another presidential election.And the stakes are high.It’s been a tumultuous few months for the Trump administration.Its first big test came on Tuesday, when President Trump issued an executive order that sought to bar the admission of refugees into the United […]

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How to tell if you have been abducted

An Associated Press story from Malaysia in November 2016 that appeared to show how the government of Malaysia detained and tortured a suspected drug smuggler was widely ridiculed.A series of tweets about the story were widely circulated in the Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam and elsewhere, drawing criticism from human rights advocates.A number of people tweeted that they were abducted in Malaysia.Others […]

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When are the Oregonian and OregonLive getting rid of their names?

A week ago, The Oregonian newspaper in Portland filed for bankruptcy protection and closed its doors.And today, The Portland Press Herald and Oregon Live newspaper both announced they are closing their websites.The newspaper and the new Portland-based OregonLive are the latest in a string of papers to exit the digital age.The Oregon Tribune, The Seattle Times, The Chicago Tribune and […]

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