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Trump Arrives in China for Thorny Talks on Trade, North Korea

Donald Trump arrived in Beijing Wednesday, his first visit as U.S. President to a nation that has been a focus, often a negative one, in his drive to secure jobs at home. Trade is to top the agenda, but so is North Korea.

Manafort and Hillary, The Beat Goes On — The Fourth 100 Days (Trump Briefs:  Oct. 28-Nov. 3/Day 289-296) Week 41

Manafort and Hillary, The Beat Goes On — The Fourth 100 Days (Trump Briefs:  Oct. 28-Nov. 3/Day 289-296) Week 41

By Michael Hernandez   Saturday, October 28 (Day 289): California high-tech companies want Supreme Court to rule for LGBT Yelp, Apple, and PayPal all plan to sign an amicus brief encouraging the Supreme Court to rule that refusing service to LGBT people based on religious beliefs is not a First Amendment right, but rather anti-LGBT discrimination. […]

Nearly half of abortions ‘unsafe’: study

Nearly half of abortions ‘unsafe’: study

Close to half of the approximately 56 million abortions performed every year worldwide are unsafe, researchers said Wednesday in a study. All but a relative handful of those 25.5 million risky abortions — which can endanger the lives of mother, child or both — occurred in Africa, Asia and Latin America, they reported in The […]

America First

America First

    By Leo G. Alvarez President Trump’s inaugural speech was probably not given a title by its author.  It obviously evolved, as do all speeches, first in thought then in words, then in edits.  And it is well that it did. It was made clear that there is great need to change the status […]