One of the strangest stories about totalitarian regimes comes from Romania. Under the dictatorship of Nicolae Ceaușescu, the official temperature in Romania was never below 10 degree Celsius. No.. Huffington Post
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A $25,000 check from the Donald J. Trump Foundation to a political committee supporting Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, in violation of the law against charities.. The American Prospect
Mayor Jim Schmitt agreed to a plea deal that reduced three campaign finance violations from felonies to misdemeanors, the mayor faces fines and community service, but no jail time or probation. Source: WFRV -
Donald Trump is claiming, without evidence, that millions of people voted illegally in the presidential election he won. He made the baseless charge in response to a recount effort led by the Green.. Source: Associated Press -
On Friday, a federal judge in San Diego will consider President-elect Donald Trump's request to delay a civil fraud trial involving his now-defunct Trump University until after his inauguration on Jan... Source: Associated Press -
Get ready America, we're about to enter unchartered waters in our 241-year history. Instead of a democracy with a free and open press, the United States in 36 days is going to more resemble a.. Huffington Post
Akbar Restaurant, a high-end Indian restaurant in Garden City, has agreed to pay $310,000 to settle U.S. Department of Labor charges that it willfully underpaid 24 workers and retaliated against an.. Newsday
President-elect Donald Trump ran on a platform of restoring glory to American manufacturing, but since winning, he's shown that he doesn't know much about how stuff gets made in the 21st.. Business Insider
This piece is running this week in newspapers in my conservative congressional District (VA-06).
On January 20, Donald Trump is scheduled to take the oath of office, swearing to.. Huffington Post
What does President-elect Donald Trump’s history of making false statements have in common with his approach to foreign policy? A problematic relationship with facts, as Seth Meyers put it Monday.. Huffington Post
Vice President-elect Mike Pence defended President-elect Donald Trump on Sunday for making the baseless claim that “millions” of people voted illegally, saying it was “refreshing” and “his.. Huffington Post
Vice president-elect Mike Pence asserted on Sunday that Donald Trump was “entitled” to say that millions of Americans voted illegally — even if the claim was false. During an interview on ABC’s.. Raw Story
Fake news is an old story.
It has featured in domestic politics and international affairs since the beginning of time.
The British famously defined an ambassador as an "honest man sent abroad to.. Huffington Post
Becoming a freelancer who works from home might sound like a dream come true, especially if you are stuck in a 9-to-5 job you hate.
Being a freelancer and working from home can be great. You can.. Huffington Post
A former Rockford physician was sentenced Thursday in federal court for making false statements in a bankruptcy case. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Illinois announced that.. bizjournals
Caption: Image of hands tearing paper with word "ir-rational" (Ikinja, gawker media)
This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to.. Huffington Post
The U.S. Department of Justice announced that two major contractors at the cleanup effort at the Hanford nuclear-weapons site have agreed to pay $125 million to settle allegations they had made.. Wall Street Journal
Tuesday was supposed to be the day America would catch up with history and the rest of the world. Finally, the US would elect its first woman president.
It turns out that the catch up will be.. Huffington Post
The chatbots — basic software programs with a bit of artificial intelligence and rudimentary communication skills — would send messages on Twitter based on a topic, usually defined on the social.. SFGate
Free speech is at the foundation of our liberties. And throughout history, we've argued passionately about issues, believes, ideas, and policies. It's not always pretty - but the right to say what we.. Huffington Post
The former CEO of the failed Nova Bank was sentenced Monday to 14 months in prison for his role in defrauding the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) of $13.5 million... bizjournals