McConnell stuns with statement on border wall

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday threw cold water on President Donald Trump’s insistence that Mexico will pay for his proposed border wall. “Uh, no,” McConnell more…

Salvation Army moves into funeral business

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) The Salvation Army has entered Australia’s funeral industry, a move welcomed by consumer advocates concerned by a "long history" of unscrupulous providers taking advantage of the more…

L.A. to tax itself to raise billions for homeless

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Homelessness advocates in America’s second largest city were savoring a seeming double victory after Los Angeles voters appeared to choose to tax themselves to raise more more…

Nike creates 'Pro Hijab' for Muslim women

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) The head cover, called the "Nike Pro Hijab," boasts a single-layer pull-on design made from lightweight polyester in dark, neutral colors. The fabric's tiny holes will make more…

Opposing sides of GOP's Obamacare replacement

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4203711" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Republican congressional leaders unveiled their new health care plan March 6, 2017[/caption] Critics on the left and right are savaging the new House Republican more…