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Trump on collision course with Congress on ZTE

President Trump is on a collision course with Congress on ZTE, the Chinese telecommunications giant sanctioned for doing business with Iran and North Korea.Trump has publicly signaled his desire to ease the restrictions on ZTE as he seeks China’s…

US expels top Venezuelan diplomat from Washington

The U.S. expelled Venezuela’s top diplomat in the U.S. from Washington on Wednesday, in a tit-for-tat response to Caracas’s decision to boot two American diplomats from the country a day earlier.The State Department said in a statement that it had…

Trayvon Martin's parents file $150K claim against the Weinstein Company

The parents of Trayvon Martin, the black Florida teenager who was shot dead by George Zimmerman in 2012, have reportedly filed a claim against the Weinstein Company for at least $150,000.Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin filed documents at a…

NYPD officials say they are prepared to arrest Harvey Weinstein

The New York Police Department is ready to arrest former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, two NYPD officials told The Wall Street Journal, as federal prosecutors have opened a probe into some of the sexual assault allegations against him….

American workers will power the renewables revolution. Let’s make sure they have the skills to succeed

You won’t see President Trump tweet this, but it’s a fact that jobs in solar energy outnumber those in coal. According to the Department of Energy’s 2017 U.S. Energy and Employment Report, the solar industry employs over 373,000 workers, more than…

The bipartisan solution for saving sharks

As a part of the generation that grew up watching “Jaws,” my wife and many others share President Trump’s gut-level aversion to sharks. But if the conservation-themed documentaries that feed our fascination for them have taught us anything, it is…

Pavlich: Congress’s move on DACA

Much is being made of President Trump’s decision to end former President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).Those in the New York and D.C. media bubbles are outraged and have classified the move as heartless, unnecessary, immoral…

Mellman: Don’t bet on better numbers

Desperately trying to quell the panic growing in their guts and in their ranks, Republicans are spinning themselves dizzy trying to explain why President Trump’s approval rating will improve before the midterm.Their desperation arises from the…

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