The Trump administration's announcement Tuesday that the U.S. is leaving the notorious United Nations Human Rights Council has been characterized as an example of administration's deep-seated hostility to the international community. Nothing could be further from the truth. read more
A recent Quinnipiac poll confirms what most of us already know: Republicans favor a border wall, Democrats don't. In April, 81 percent of Republicans favored a wall, while only 4 percent of Democrats did. read more
Few people consider used plastic to be a valuable global commodity. Yet China has imported 106 million tons of old bags, bottles, wrappers and containers worth $57.6 billion since 1992, the first year it disclosed data. So when the country announced last year that it finally had enough of everybody else's junk, governments the world over knew they had a problem. They just didn't know exactly how large it was.
"Liberals," the billboard reads. "Please continue on I-40 until you have left our GREAT STATE OF TEXAS."
A former Davidson County middle-school teacher convicted last month on charges she sexually abused a teenage boy nine years ago can travel to Florida for a weeklong vacation, despite being on probation.