Australian Summers Now Twice as Long as Winters, Researchers Say

Reading Time: 2 minutes Moving Millions, Leaving Mayhem (Chris) The author writes, “In its rush to grow, Garda took shortcuts

Warren, Biden likely to see biggest fundraising boost from Buttigieg exit

(SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images) Former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg suspended his campaign Sunday, ending an unexpectedly successful

Barr Taking Over Antitrust Probes of Silicon Valley Tech Companies

William Barr has tightened his control of the Justice Department’s antitrust probes, a move that could spell trouble for Silicon Valley

Bloomberg Demonization of ‘Abandoned’ Youth Feeds Ugly Stereotype

Reading Time: 17 minutes Presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg has been challenged over comments he made about New York’s controversial “stop

Uber and Lyft’s Rise May Be Fueling Climate Change

Reading Time: 2 minutes FEMA: PG&E’s Poor Power Line Maintenance Means It Intentionally Caused Fires (Reader Steve)  The author writes,

Two of this cycle’s top megadonors are running for president

Left – Mike Bloomberg (Joe Raedle/Getty Images) Right – Tom Steyer (Scott Olson/Getty Images) Two billionaire presidential candidates, Tom Steyer

Dem Congresswomen Who Criticized Sanders over Cuba Remarks Skip Vote to Condemn

Representatives Debbie Mucarsel-Powell and Donna Shalala were absent for a House vote on an amendment disapproving of Sanders’s comments praising Castro’s

CPAC gets cozy with opaque groups and foreign sponsors

President Donald Trump greets supporters during CPAC 2019 (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images) This week marks another year of America’s long-running gathering

Facial Recognition Company That Works With Law Enforcement Says Entire Client List Was Stolen

Reading Time: < 1 minute Court Sides With Trump in ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Grant Fight (DonkeyHotey) From the Associated Press: “The

Trump Campaign Files Libel Suit against NYT over Russian Interference Claims

The Trump campaign announced on Wednesday that it had filed a libel suit against the New York Times over a column

Mayor Pete and the Spies Who Love Him

Reading Time: 21 minutes HIGHLIGHTS Mayor Pete’s “outsider” image, carefully constructed by spin-masters, obscures deep establishment roots. His foreign policy

California candidates compete in two Super Tuesday elections for the same seat

Former Trump aide and convicted felon George Papadopoulos is one of 13 candidates running in a California special election to