White House Says it Won’t Participate in ‘Partisan’ Judiciary Committee Impeachment Hearing

“Under the current circumstances, we do not intend to participate in your Wednesday hearing,” White House Counsel Pat Cipollone wrote.

A Medical Miracle: Stem Cell Therapy for a Catastrophic Spinal Injury

Here is a story from the wondrous world of regenerative medicine and surgery — an emerging field that gets more

‘Bleak’ Outlook as Carbon Emissions Gap Grows: UN

Workers in Democratic Republic of Congo Made Impotent by Pesticide: Human Rights Watch (Mili)  The author writes, “Feronia, [a UK-funded

Death of a Banker: Did Laundered Russian Billions Play a Role? Part 3

This is Part 3 of a 3-part series. Read Part 1 here, and Part 2 here. While I waited for

Another Banker Suicide: Intriguing Parallels Between US and Estonian Deaths

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bankers whose financial institutions are engulfed in scandal appear to be hanging themselves at an alarming

Bloomberg Campaign Manager Says Impeachment Probe Is Making Trump’s Reelection ‘More Likely’

Michael Bloomberg’s campaign manager said Wednesday that the impeachment proceedings against President Trump are increasing his chances of reelection rather than

Death of a Banker: Did Laundered Russian Billions Play a Role?

Reading Time: 13 minutes Note to readers: This is a step-by-step account of a WhoWhatWhy inquiry into an evolving story

Why the 2020 Election Will Be Historic for Climate Change

Reading Time: 2 minutes Exposed: China’s Operating Manuals for Mass Internment and Arrest by Algorithm (Chris) From ICIJ:  “The China

Graham Defends Probe Into Hunter Biden’s Ukraine Dealings: ‘Somebody Needs to Do It’

Senator Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) defended on Monday his ongoing investigation into Hunter Biden’s business activities in Ukraine.

Sex and Power: American Women Are Rocking the British Establishment

Reading Time: 5 minutes LONDON — “That woman” is how the Queen’s mother is reputed to have always referred to

Iowa and New Hampshire Are ‘First in the Nation’ of Being Full of Themselves

Reading Time: 3 minutes In 1788, the US took a few careful steps down the road of modern democracy by