Rand Paul, Liz Cheney Hate Each Other, Are BOTH RIGHT

Liz Cheney and Rand Paul don’t like each other. It’s their only political position that we support. Politico describes them as the “Hatfield and McCoys of the GOP.” That’s better than calling them the Republican “Montague and Capulets” because we’d have to think about their kids fucking. When Wyoming … [Read More...]

Climate Migrants May Number 143 Million by 2050

Turjoy Chowdhury/NurPhoto via GettyThis story is part of Covering Climate Now, a global collaboration of more than 220 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate story. ROME—Manu remembers vividly the grim conditions he faced when he left coastal Bangladesh just three years ago to try to start a new … [Read More...]

Seven children killed, scores hurt in Kenya school collapse

Seven children died and scores were injured early Monday when a school building collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, in an accident blamed on shoddy construction. “So far we can confirm that we have seven fatalities and 57 others are in hospital,” government spokesman Cyrus Oguna said at the scene. … [Read More...]

Trump doubles down on call to investigate Biden after whistleblower complaint: ‘That’s the real story’ | TheHill – The Hill

Trump doubles down on call to investigate Biden after whistleblower complaint: ‘That’s the real story’ | TheHill The HillBiden’s campaign likely coming to an end — thanks to Clinton-linked Ukraine bombshell, Nunes says Fox NewsGraham calls for an investigation into Biden’s ties with Ukraine Fox NewsUnblock whistleblower’s complaint on President … [Read More...]

Hong Kong curbs airport links as protesters vow 'stress test'

Hong Kong reduced rail and bus links to the city’s airport on Sunday and police stepped up security checks in a bid to scupper plans by pro-democracy protesters to disrupt the bustling transport hub. The airport — the world’s eighth busiest — has become a frequent target for a protest movement … [Read More...]

Mexico's Minimum Wage Under Review for Gradual Boost: AMLO

(Bloomberg) — Mexico’s minimum wage will be reviewed for a possible boost to strengthen the purchasing power of workers, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Sunday, the newspaper Reforma reported.The increase will be gradual, he said while touring the state of Campeche, because the rate can’t be changed by decree. … [Read More...]