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Dartmouth: Officials Unaware of Sexual Misconduct Claims

Dartmouth College said it was unaware of sexual misconduct allegations against three professors until it was alerted by scores of female students. The college's comment Tuesday is its first response to a federal lawsuit accusing it of ignoring the behavior. The college also said it has evidence of some inappropriate behavior, but not of the more ...

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 A Look at the History and Importance of Congress' Power to Investigate

When Democratic lawmakers won the majority in the House of Representatives in recent elections, they not only won the ability to better shape legislation in the House, they also gained the enormous power of investigation. Investigations have always been an important way for Congress members to hold government officials accountable, to inform ...

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Freshman US Lawmakers Setting New Rules for Social Media

One lawmaker is the speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, the third most powerful person in American politics. The other lawmaker is a ...

Your lizard brain is holding you back. Here’s how to overcome it.

BETTER RUHLES: Stephanie Ruhle interviews NY Times bestselling author and behavioral expert Seth Godin about how to overcome your 'lizard brain' to ...

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White House Paints Crisis at Border, Considers Declaring National Emergency 

President Donald Trump is making his case Tuesday to the American public that the country is facing a "humanitarian and national security crisis" at ... /
Longtime Chicago politician Brian Sleet dies from brain hemorrhage

Chicago political consultant Brian Sleet died unexpectedly earlier this week and the news of his passing has rocked the city’s political ...

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Government shutdown continues as thousands are forced to work without pay

On Tuesday, President Trump doubled down on his unwillingness to compromise over funding for the border wall, leaving thousands of federal workers on the losing end, forced to work without pay, NPR reports. READ MORE: Jordan Peele drops creepy ‘Us’ ... /
Jordan Peele drops creepy ‘Us’ trailer on Christmas and we’re not ok

While many people were unwrapping presents Christmas morning, Jordan Peele dropped a very creepy trailer for his upcoming horror flick Us, that made everyone collectively clutch their pearls and shiver at the sheer sight because that’s how intense it was. READ MORE: Lil Wayne calls Jay-Z ‘real friend’ and praises Swizz Beatz People collectively ...

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US Announces Steps to Prevent More Immigrant Child Deaths

Family and friends are mourning the loss of a second Guatemalan child who died while in the custody of U.S. border patrol agents. Eight-year-old Felipe Gomez Alonzo passed away just after midnight Christmas Day, the same day a 7-year-old girl was laid to rest in her impoverished Guatemalan village. The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol said while ...

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8-Year-Old Guatemalan Boy Dies in US Custody

Another Guatemalan child has died while in the custody of U.S. border patrol agents. Felipe Gomez Alonzo, an 8-year-old boy, passed away just after ...

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US Judge Orders North Korea to Pay $500M in Student’s Death

A federal judge on Monday ordered North Korea to pay more than $500 million in a wrongful death suit filed by the parents of Otto Warmbier, an ...

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Christmas Day Funeral Planned for Guatemalan Migrant Girl

Christmas 2018 will be a day of sadness in the tiny Guatemalan village of San Antonio Secortez. It is the day when the family of seven year-old Jakelin Caal will hold her funeral. Jakelin died earlier this month while in the custody of the ...

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UN: US Authorities Must Probe Migrant Girl's Death, Stop Child Detentions

A United Nations human rights expert called on U.S. authorities on Monday to conduct a full and independent investigation into the death of a seven-year-old Guatemalan migrant girl in U.S. custody and to stop detaining children. Felipe González Morales, U.N. special rapporteur on the human rights of migrants, also said the family of Jakelin ...

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Boxer 'awake and healing' after injury

Canadian boxer Adonis Stevenson is "awake" and "healing" from the brain injury he sustained during a fight, says his girlfriend.

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Guitarist Has Brain Surgery, and Strums All the Way Through

Musa Manzini, a jazz bassist, was awake and playing slowly as surgeons performed an “awake craniotomy,” which allowed them to remove a brain tumor without causing damage.

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