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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Spelman College To Accept Trans Women Students

Spelman College is setting a precedent for historically Black colleges and universities across the country. On September 5 it was announced that the all-women’s college will openly admit trans women into their school for the 2018 to 2019 school year. The current president of...

Floodwaters Drop Across Much Of Houston

Houston floodwaters are beginning to drop across much of the Houston area, emergency officials said Wednesday, offering a glimmer of hope to the hurricane’s victims. “The water levels are going down. And that’s for the first time in several days,” said Jeff Lindner, a meteorologist...

#BLACKOUTNFL Is Taking Over The Internet

A Facebook video featuring Black men of all ages, professions, and shades, wearing a black t-shirt over their favorite jerseys has gone viral on the internet. It is in response to the NFL blackballing Colin Kaepernick for taking a knee at football games in protest...