Politics

Mississippi senator pushes for E-verify upgrade following ICE raids

Mississippi senator pushes for E-verify upgrade following ICE raids JACKSON, Miss. — This summer’s immigration raids that resulted in the arrests of 680 people working at chicken plants exposed a flaw in the state’s E-verify program, experts say. Now the lawmaker … read more

USA

Chicago cancels classes Thursday as teachers vote to strike – NBC News

Chicago cancels classes Thursday as teachers vote to strike – NBC News CHICAGO — Over a quarter-million students are set to be kept out of classrooms on Thursday as the nation’s third-largest school district’s teachers announced they will go on … read more

World News

US jets destroy anti-ISIS coalition base in Syria after withdrawal, official says

US jets destroy anti-ISIS coalition base in Syria after withdrawal, official says Two Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR) F-15 jets destroyed a base that was the headquarters of the anti-ISIS coalition in northern Syria on Wednesday after it had been vacated, according to a military official. … read more

Lifestyle

Ann Curry ‘will destroy’ Matt Lauer if she spills all: report – Page Six

Ann Curry ‘will destroy’ Matt Lauer if she spills all: report – Page Six Departed “Today” anchor Ann Curry could “destroy” her former co-host Matt Lauer if she spills all on the disgraced star, according to a report. Curry — … read more

Free Time

Tulsi Gabbard’s Stance on Abortion Is Stuck in the ‘90s

Tulsi Gabbard’s Stance on Abortion Is Stuck in the ‘90s Reproductive rights advocates had some reason to celebrate during Tuesday night’s Democratic debate, which was the first to feature a direct question about mounting threats to abortion access in the … read more

Auto-Moto

The 5 best and 5 worst things about the new 2020 Corvette C8

The 5 best and 5 worst things about the new 2020 Corvette C8 The 2020 Chevrolet C8 Corvette set the automotive world on fire last week, and at least from where we sit, the interest level is only climbing as we … read more

Science-Tech

World’s fastest ant hits recording breaking speed of 855mm/s – Phys.org

World’s fastest ant hits recording breaking speed of 855mm/s – Phys.org Cataglyphis bombycina) workers in the desert at Douz, Tunisia. Credit: Harald Wolf”/>Saharan silver ant (Cataglyphis bombycina) workers in the desert at Douz, Tunisia. Credit: Harald Wolf According to Noël … read more