Russia’s U.N. Envoy Churkin Dies Suddenly In New York

WORLD NEWS | Mon Feb 20, 2017 | 2:29pm EST Russia’s combative ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, died suddenly in New York on Monday after being taken ill at work, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. FILE PHOTO – Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin addresses members of the U.N. Security More...

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By MassCentral On Sunday, February 19th, 2017

Elizabeth Warren Advocates for Helping Our Vets Get Jobs,,,

  From Senator Warrens Facebook Page: If you can drive a military truck in combat, with hazardous cargo, at night, through a sandstorm, then you can drive a commercial truck on an interstate. If you can dock More...

By MassCentral On Saturday, February 18th, 2017

Sanders and Cummings Demand Answers After Marathon Sets Outrageous Price Tag for Critical Drug

Monday, February 13, 2017 WASHINGTON, Feb. 13 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), ranking member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, sent a letter to Marathon More...

By MassCentral On Friday, February 17th, 2017

Hasta la Vista, Baby! What Happens if California Leaves the Union?

By now, we’re all familiar with “Brexit” and the impact it had on the U.K. economy, American businesses and the global economy. When Brexit was announced, the pound took a nose dive, dropping to a More...

By MassCentral On Thursday, February 16th, 2017

One Woman Held In Kim Jong-Nam’s Death Says She Thought It Was A Prank

The investigation into the death of Kim Jong-nam, half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, has taken an odd turn. Kim Jong-nam mysteriously collapsed at a Malaysian airport Feb. 13. He was rushed to the More...

By MassCentral On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Israel Is Attempting to Export Medical Marijuana to Other Countries

Legislation was introduced in Israel to allow the export of medical marijuana to countries where it is legal. The local market in Israel only consists of about 23,000 patients and nine suppliers. This makes their More...

By MassCentral On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

John Oliver Criticizes Donald Trump’s Post-Fact Politics

John Oliver chastised Donald Trump during Last Week Tonight‘s Season Four premiere, criticizing the president for his media bias and casual disregard of fact-checking. “Faith and facts aren’t More...

By MassCentral On Saturday, February 11th, 2017

‘I Did It For Love,’ Says Mother Deported In Arizona Immigration Case

(CNN)Guadalupe Garcia de Rayos went to Mass and said a prayer before her immigration check-in Wednesday in Phoenix. It was her eighth visit since her 2008 arrest and conviction for using a fake Social Security More...

By MassCentral On Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Donald Trump Bill O’Reilly Super Bowl Interview – February 5, 2017

Donald Trump issued a threat to the state of California over its immigration policies during his Super Bowl interview on Sunday. The state legislature is considering a bill that would turn all of California into More...