This family has sacrificed much for freedom.  When I was young, I often could conceptualize the idea that freedom is not free. It calls on everyone to lay allegiance to the freedom. The United States my mother country embodies the idea of that freedom like no other. I am trying to lay witness to the fact that freedom and country and the United States work in unison to bring about …Read the Rest

Hopes fade for soccer star Sala as rescuers scour seas

Hopes of finding soccer star Emiliano Sala alive were fading on Wednesday, as a recording emerged of a fearful voice …Read the Rest

Analysis: Shutdown teaching a hard lesson about inequality

The month-long partial government shutdown is all about a standoff over a wall. Source: CNN

Momentum gathers behind British lawmakers' bid to stop no-deal Brexit

An attempt by British lawmakers to prevent a no-deal Brexit was gaining momentum on Wednesday after the opposition Labour Party …Read the Rest

EU's Barnier says no-deal Brexit is default scenario

European Union’s Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Wednesday that no-deal Brexit was the default scenario and the fact that …Read the Rest

The suffering of the 800,000 workers going without pay is not yet sufficient to change the political calculus of the key players

It may look like a typical Washington farce, but a pair of Senate show votes this week might just be …Read the Rest

Cooper: Trump said he'd take the heat. He hasn't

CNN’s Anderson Cooper compares the President’s dialogue surrounding his border wall proposal and ending the government shutdown. Source: CNN

McConnell sets votes on competing plans to reopen government

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters on Tuesday that he expects a key vote will take place Thursday on …Read the Rest

LZ: The tricky lesson of MAGA hat confrontation

It was such an easy sell — images of white kids from Kentucky wearing Make America Great Again hats and …Read the Rest

Twitter rules forbid 'fake and misleading accounts,' and shortly after CNN Business asked the company about the account, it was suspended

Twitter suspended an account on Monday afternoon that helped spread a controversial encounter between a Native American elder and a …Read the Rest