Brazil's top prosecutor accuses president of obstruction of justice

Brazil's top prosecutor accuses president of obstruction of justice

Deutsche Welle4 days ago

Brazilian President Michel Temer has been accused of taking bribes in a scandal that engulfed both of his predecessors. The new bombshell allegations could plunge Brazil further into political chaos.

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Christie lays out train deal, Cuomo set for 'summer of hell'

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday unveiled a plan to limit the impact on New Jersey commuters during an emergency track repair project at Penn Station, while New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo cautioned commuters in his...

Obama-era rule on financial advisers to go forward, for now

The Denver Post12 min ago

The Trump administration is allowing to go forward an Obama-era rule that puts stricter requirements on professionals who advise retirement savers on their investments. But it's leaving open the possibility that deep changes...

Uber underpaid its New York City drivers and probably owes them $45 million

Another day, another Uber scandal: Uber underpaid its New York City drivers for two-and-a-half years and probably owes them "tens of millions," according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.  The ride-hailing giant...

Orange quashed: US pediatricians dismiss health benefits of 100% fruit drinks

A leading doctors’ group in the US is dismissing the health benefits of juice for children and teens, saying that 100 per cent fruit drinks have “no essential role in healthy, balanced diets of children.”

Barrel of Monkeys makes writing more fun; ‘Thoughts and ideas matter’

STEINBERG: Children want to talk. But third-graders can lack the communication skill to make themselves heard. Enter Barrel of Monkeys.