Denise LaSalle Hospitalized

Last year the public learned that Denise LaSalle is suffering from congestive heart failure, but was recovering. Unfortunately, LaSalle is now back in the hospital at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, and has had to have her leg amputated. The hospital issued the following statement: “Recently, Denise LaSalle found herself in one of her greatest health …Read More

Colin Kaepernick Files Suit Against NFL

As Black Lives Matter activists’ rallying cries about Colin Kaepernick being blackballed are gaining steam, the athlete’s attorney has a “high level of confidence” that he can prove that NFL team owners colluded to keep Kaep off their rosters. “I am going to predict right now that we will have a smoking gun,” attorney Mark Geragos explained …Read More

Puerto Rico Says U.S. Relief Efforts Are Inadequate

The Trump administration declared Thursday that its relief efforts in Puerto Rico are succeeding, but people on the island said help was scarce and disorganized while food supplies dwindled in some remote towns eight days after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory of 3.4 million people. President Donald Trump cleared the way for more supplies …Read More

‘Hidden Figures’ Katherine Johnson Is Honored With A Research Facility

On September 22, 2017, NASA honored Katherine Johnson by dedicating a new research building in her name on their campus. Johnson inspired the movie Hidden Figures. The facility is officially named the Katherine G. Johnson Computational Research Facility and it will house the research and development that will support NASA’s future exploration missions. Built on …Read More

Graham-Cassidy Sponsors Vow To Press On With Health-Care Reform

The main sponsors of the last ObamaCare repeal bill committed on Thursday to hold hearings in the coming months in an effort to eventually pass their legislation. “Over the coming weeks and months, we are committed to holding congressional hearings and working with our nations’ governors who believe returning power to states is a …Read More

New Healthcare Bill Reform

President Donald Trump and Republican Senate leaders are engaged in a frantic search for votes in a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace the Obama health law. The outcome is uncertain in a Capitol newly engulfed in drama over health care. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, whose failure to pass a repeal bill in …Read More

Trump’s First UN Speech

Some of the member nations of the UN have denounced President Trump’s first UN speech after being singled out for criticism. The president included Iran among “a small group of rogue regimes”, and said the US would “totally destroy” North Korea if forced to do so. Iran’s foreign minister said: “Trump’s ignorant hate speech …Read More

Former President Barack Obama Responds To Trump Ending DACA

Former President Barack Obama spoke out against the current administration’s treatment of Dreamers.  “To target hopeful young strivers who grew up here is wrong, because they’ve done nothing wrong,” Obama tweeted Tuesday afternoon, hours after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), signed by Obama in 2012 as an executive …Read More