EDITION: US | UK | Canada
Thecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video NewsThecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video News
Sign In|Sign Up
 
 
Bridging The Gap
Trump administration’s family separation policy poorly planned and executed: federal report Trump administration’s family separation policy poorly planned and executed: federal report
The Department of Homeland Security did not properly plan for, or implement, President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" policy that led to more than 2,500 family separations along the border this summer, according to a report released Tuesday. The department detained hundreds of minors longer than legally allowed, gave inconsistent and incomplete information to their parents, and could not provi...
 Read More 
GOP senator suggests Christine Blasey Ford may have 'false memories' of alleged assault GOP senator suggests Christine Blasey Ford may have 'false memories' of alleged assault
MILWAUKEE – U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson is dismissing the Senate Judiciary Committee testimony of Christine Blasey Ford about her alleged assault years ago by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. One reason: Johnson says Ford, a clinical psychology professor in California, may be experiencing "false memories." In a video taken by a local filmmaker of Johnson at Mitchell International Airport on...
 Read More 
Rep. Kiah Morris resigns citing racial harassment, home invasions and swastika graffiti Rep. Kiah Morris resigns citing racial harassment, home invasions and swastika graffiti
The only black woman in Vermont's Legislature has resigned, citing racially-charged harassment and ongoing family health concerns. Rep. Kiah Morris, D-Vermont, announced the move Tuesday on Facebook and further explained her motivations in interviews this week. Morris represented the town of Bennington. “There was vandalism within our home ... We found there were swastikas painted on the tre...
 Read More 
Judge orders release of Trump, Pence emails on Carrier Corp. Judge orders release of Trump, Pence emails on Carrier Corp.
INDIANAPOLIS — A Marion County judge has ordered the Indiana governor's office to turn over emails between then-Gov. Mike Pence and President-elect Donald Trump about jobs at Carrier Corp. In a Monday ruling, Superior Court Judge Heather Welch gave Gov. Eric Holcomb, who succeeded Pence when Pence became vice president, 30 days to deliver the documents, dating from Nov. 14 to 29, 2016, to Citiz...
 Read More 
For sexual assault survivors, tips for dealing with onslaught of triggering news For sexual assault survivors, tips for dealing with onslaught of triggering news
For victims of sexual assault, the news this week of allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh and the sentencing of comedian Bill Cosby can trigger painful memories. For some, the emotions have become more raw; for others, the news has been almost healing. Clinical psychologist Jim Hopper is a teaching associate at Harvard Medical School who specialized in trauma. He writes the Sexual Ass...
 Read More 
128 arrests later, #WeBelieveChristine, #CancelKavanaugh protests set for Thursday 128 arrests later, #WeBelieveChristine, #CancelKavanaugh protests set for Thursday
Foes of Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court, undaunted by more than 100 arrests Monday on Capitol Hill, are prepping for dozens of demonstrations across the nation Thursday to show support for a woman accusing the federal judge of sexual assault. Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford are scheduled to testify Thursday before the Senate Judiciary Committee. "We are organizing an im...
 Read More 
California Gov. signs retail liability and trucker abuse bill into law California Gov. signs retail liability and trucker abuse bill into law
On Saturday, the Governor of California signed into law a bill holding retail companies jointly responsible for labor violations at their port trucking providers, marking a drastic shift in the relationship between the nation’s most powerful brands and those who deliver their goods in the Los Angeles harbor. Set to take effect in January 2019, Democratic state Sen. Ricardo Lara’s bill is the fi...
 Read More 
Freezing your credit is now free in all states under a new law Freezing your credit is now free in all states under a new law
One of the best ways to protect yourself from identity theft is now free. Starting Friday, a new federal law allows people to freeze and unfreeze their credit at the three major credit bureaus without being charged. Before, it cost consumers in almost half the states $3 to $12 per bureau to freeze or unfreeze their credit reports. A freeze prevents lenders from pulling a person's credit rep...
 Read More 
Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford wants FBI to investigate incident ahead of hearing Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford wants FBI to investigate incident ahead of hearing
Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, is asking for an FBI investigation before a Senate hearing, according to CNN and The New York Times. CNN reported Tuesday night that Ford's letter, released through her attorney, is addressed to Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley of Iowa. Ford says she has been targeted by "vicious harassment ...
 Read More 
Flooding from Florence to swamp Carolinas for days – or even weeks; death toll hits 32 Flooding from Florence to swamp Carolinas for days – or even weeks; death toll hits 32
Although the torrential rain from Florence may be coming to an end in the Carolinas, the slow-motion disaster of river flooding will continue to wreak havoc across the region for days – or potentially weeks. It may take up to two weeks for all of the runoff from the storm, which has killed at least 32 people, to drain slowly downstream from the mountains to the coast, forecasters warned. As of ...
 Read More 
Displaying 81 to 90 (of 2093 new item.) Result Pages: [<< Prev]  ... 6  7  8  9  10 ...  [Next >>] 
 Latest News »
 
  Trump says will unveil overhau...
  House Democrats will move to r...
  Donald Trump rejects Democrati...
  Trump aides call on Democrats ...
  Trump plans to visit U.S.-Mexi...
  President Trump tells 7-year-o...
  Trump rejects Senate bill to a...
  Trump signs executive order gi...
  Trump approves additional fina...
  White House: Obamacare remains...
  George W. Bush, choking back t...
  President George H.W. Bush hon...
  Trump says Bush led ‘exemplary...
  President Trump's lieutenants:...
  President Donald Trump abruptl...
  Brian Kemp declares victory in...
  Lawmakers promise scrutiny of ...
  ‘Maybe he did and maybe he did...
  Trump in California to view fi...
  Macron rebukes nationalism at ...
 
 

Washington, DC

  ©2010 The Capital Post. All rights reserved.