Trump-Clinton election battle left students with PTSD symptoms, study finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US elections 2016 Quarter of students surveyed at Arizona State University showed stress levels comparable to those of a mass shooting witness Trump and Clinton debate in St Louis in October 2016. Female students had stress scores that were about 45% higher than male Läs mer…

US confirms withdrawal from nuclear arms treaty with Russia

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nuclear weapons John Bolton said Russia had been violating treaty for years and rising powers such as China meant there is a ‘new strategic reality’ Vladimir Putin and John Bolton during a meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow on Tuesday. Photograph: Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP The Läs mer…

Bill Cosby: judge denies disgraced TV star's bid for a new trial

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Bill Cosby Cosby is serving a three-to-10-year prison term after a jury convicted him of drugging and molesting a woman Bill Cosby’s trial judge rejected the actor’s bid for a new trial or sentencing hearing. Photograph: Matt Slocum/AP Bill Cosby’s trial judge has rejected Läs mer…

The socialists are coming! White House sounds alarm at rise of the left

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US politics The socialists are coming! White House sounds alarm at rise of the left As Democrats score on healthcare, the Council of Economic Advisers raises the spectre of Marx, Sanders and Swedish working mothers making you pay more for your pickup truck On Läs mer…

Stock market investors are finally facing up to global turmoil

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nils Pratley on finance Stock markets Stock market investors are finally facing up to global turmoil Nils Pratley Early declines signalled acknowledgment of US-China trade war and other events Caterpillar is feeling the impact of higher steel and aluminium prices. Photograph: China Stringer Network/Reuters Läs mer…

Trump to nominate former Monsanto executive to top interior department position

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trump administration Aurelia Skipwith, who worked as a lawyer and in research at Monsanto, will be nominated to run the Fish and Wildlife Service At Monsanto, Aurelia Skipwith led a team that brought new agricultural products to market and then was in corporate affairs, Läs mer…

'God will decide if we make it': Central American caravan presses northward

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘God will decide if we make it’: Central American caravan presses northward Honduran migrants take part in a caravan heading to the US, in the outskirts of Tapachula, on their way to Huixtla, Chiapas state, Mexico. Photograph: Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images Despite Trump’s claims of Läs mer…

'Lyin' Ted' Cruz is now 'Beautiful Ted': how a change of nickname reveals Trump's midterm fears

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Shortcuts US midterms 2018 Ted Cruz and the president were once bitter rivals, but now that both need a win in Texas next month, they appear to be the best of friends Best of frenemies … Cruz and Trump. Photograph: Bloomberg/Getty Images Ted Cruz Läs mer…

Amazon opens pop-up fashion shop in central London

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Amazon Baker Street store will sell own-label items and other brands during week-long trial The products on sale at Amazon’s pop-up store will change every two days. Photograph: Amazon Amazon has opened its first British fashion store, in the form of a central London Läs mer…

'Show us your passport': woman's racist rant in Virginia restaurant goes viral

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Virginia White woman abused Spanish-speaking family including girl, 7 Tirade is latest anti-immigrant incident caught on video US PASSPORTABG1GN US PASSPORT Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo A white woman accosted a family speaking Spanish at a Virginia restaurant, demanding they show their passports and shouting Läs mer…

5,000 people, two tonnes of blood: artwork shines light on refugee crisis

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Marc Quinn Marc Quinn hopes world’s ‘first migrating artwork’ will raise $30m for charities Visualisation of Marc Quinn’s Odyssey, outside New York’s public library and housed in its Norman Foster-designed pavilion. Photograph: Marc Quinn studio/Human Love Worldwide/Norman Foster Foundation For Aghiad Malik, a refugee Läs mer…

'I'm ecstatic': black liberation prisoner Mike Africa Sr released after 40 years

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Philadelphia Member of the radical Philadelphia-based group Move 9, sentenced after violent confrontation with police in 1978, reunited with wife Debbie Africa and son Mike Jr Move 9 prisoner Mike Africa Sr and his wife Debbie Africa reunited in Philadelphia after 40 years in Läs mer…

Tech firms make millions from Trump's anti-immigrant agenda, report finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US immigration Amazon, Palantir and Microsoft provide tools that aid surveillance, detention and deportation, according to report US Border Patrol agents take a family into custody near McAllen, Texas. Photograph: John Moore/Getty Images Siliicon Valley technology corporations including Amazon, Palantir and Microsoft make millions Läs mer…

Tuesday US briefing: Cruz and Trump make nice as midterm race heats up

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US morning briefing US midterms 2018 Americans urged to vote as trans recognition threatened … Turkey warns of diplomatic action over Khashoggi murder … Atlanta week: who will survive gentrification? Friends like these: Trump and Cruz campaign in Houston. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images Good Läs mer…

The lost city of Atlanta

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; “We really are a tear down city,” says Boyd Coons, executive director of the Atlanta Preservation Center. “It’s not difficult for people to knock down a historic building in Atlanta. In fact, it’s quite easy.” We’re talking in the restored rooms of an 1856 Läs mer…