Local authorities began to return to the Coronavirus Quarantine Plans

Local authorities began to return to the Coronavirus Quarantine Plans

“Of course we want people to be taken care of,” Ms. Foley said in an interview Sunday. “We just don’t think it’s a worthwhile site,” he said, noting that it was right... Read more »
Finance ministers fear the economic threat of climate change

Finance ministers fear the economic threat of climate change

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – Under pressure from European countries to address the economic threat of climate change, the United States agreed to include a reference to this risk in a joint statement... Read more »
In One State, a holdout cannot block a juror's belief. That may not be the last.

In One State, a holdout cannot block a juror’s belief. That may not be the last.

Other legal experts, however, said restoring the law would drastically improve Oregon’s legal system. The Oregon Supreme Court and the Oregon Court of Appeal are currently marching about 300 cases challenging a... Read more »
Former D.E.A. Agent charged with Colombian drug money charged

Former D.E.A. Agent charged with Colombian drug money charged

Colombia’s notorious violent drug cartels sent José Ismael Irizarry to Cartagena to investigate money laundering. But without using his stable of confidential intelligence to bring down the detectives, authorities say that Mr... Read more »
Additional libraries are shutting down excessive fines

Additional libraries are shutting down excessive fines

Mark Twain once described the public library as “the most enduring of monuments,” an open center of intellectual and educational power accessible to the old and young. Libraries today are looking to... Read more »
24 leisure time in the life of Abraham Lincoln

24 leisure time in the life of Abraham Lincoln

Less than two weeks after giving the second inaugural address, Abraham Lincoln wrote that he hoped the speech was “better than what I made – probably wearable.” But he added, “I believe... Read more »
5 takeaways from the Nevada Caucus (big one: Sanders takes control)

5 takeaways from the Nevada Caucus (big one: Sanders takes control)

LAS VEGAS – Senator Bernie Sanders won big on Saturday and is now clearly a runner. Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. saved enough face to face the victory in South... Read more »
'Open, insert, squat.'

‘Open, insert, squat.’

With first- and second-graders, he presents opioid paintings, explaining that if someone takes too much, they can fall asleep and stop breathing, and then show how the narcotic spray should be “opened,... Read more »
The three types of people you meet in the Caucasus

The three types of people you meet in the Caucasus

The Caucasus attracted three types of people: democracy-functioning fanatics who were thrilled to attend; Resigning skeptics who said they thought the Caucasus were stupid, but realized they had no choice but to... Read more »
Why is the result of the Nevada Caucus coming so slowly?

Why is the result of the Nevada Caucus coming so slowly?

Henderson, Nev. – It took four hours Saturday afternoon to calculate only 4 percent of the results from the Nevada Caucasus. That didn’t stop the Associated Press from calling the state for... Read more »