Politics World News

Austria set to be run by right-wing Sebastian Kurz | Daily Mail Online

  (Daily Mail Online)  The leader of Austria’s right-leaning People’s Party has declared victory in a national election that puts him on track to become the world’s youngest leader. Austrian foreign minister Sebastian Kurz, 31, claimed the win on Sunday night after projections gave his party a comfortable lead with more than 90 percent of […]

U.S. News

With 31 dead, Wine Country wildfires deadliest in state history – Mercury News

(Mercury News) After four days of terrorizing Wine Country and surrounding regions, the Northern California wildfires on Thursday became the deadliest in state history, with 31 confirmed fatalities and more expected. The most destructive of those, the Tubbs fire, killed at least 15 people, and new figures told of its destruction. Santa Rosa lost 2,834 […]

U.S. News

Bipartisan Bump Stock Bill Would Actually Ban All Semi-Automatic Rifles – The Federalist

(The Federalist)  A new gun control proposal in Congress that is being pitched as a bipartisan bump stock ban would actually ban all semi-automatic rifles in the United States, according to an analysis of the proposed bill. The legislation, which was drafted by Rep. Carlos Curbelo, a Florida Republican, never bans bump stocks by name. Instead, the proposal […]

Conspiracies Technology

Inside Knowledge About Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Could Lead To World-Changing Technology – HuffPost

  (HuffPost) Something extraordinary is about to be revealed. Former high-level officials and scientists with deep black experience who have always remained in the shadows are now stepping into the light. These insiders have long-standing connections to government agencies which may have programs investigating unidentifed aerial phenomena (UAP). They intend to move into the private […]

Entertainment U.S. News

‘Harvey Weinstein’s Media Enablers’? The New York Times Is One of Them – The Wrap

(The Wrap) A whole lot of fur has been flying since last Thursday, when The New York Times published a game-changing investigative story about Harvey Weinstein’s sexual misconduct that in lightning speed brought the mogul to his knees. He apologized and took an immediate leave of absence from the company he co-founded, but that wasn’t enough. His […]

Business

LA Considers First Ever City-Owned Public Bank In US – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Would a city-owned public bank address some of Los Angeles’ pressing issues — such as affordable housing, small business growth and financing for municipal projects — while also freeing the city from the influence of private banks who put shareholder interests over those of the public good? That’s what L.A. City Council […]