Archive for January, 2017

President Donald Trump has nominated Colorado federal appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch for the US Supreme Court. Read the whole story at BBC News

Reuters – Pulling on their scuba gear and flippers at a swimming pool in Brussels, Nicolas Mouchart and his wife Florence are not just going diving...

They came from Morocco, Algeria and Guinea in search of better lives for themselves and their families. The six men, united by their faith and...

Theresa May’s plan to get talks with the EU under way by 31 March faces its first parliamentary test. Read the whole story at BBC...

The Guardian – A co-defendant in one of the world’s biggest art heists has told a court he destroyed and threw away five art masterpieces worth...

(Reuters) – A man convicted of killing a woman and her two children after a break-in at their home in southern Missouri in 1998 was...

CBC – Preliminary results of NASA’s twin study were released last week, with researchers noting differences between the brothers in various biological markers, from chromosomes to...

The Colorado judge says he is “humbled”, but Democrats may do their utmost to block the nominee. Read the whole story at BBC News

Christian Science Monitor – Polish historians say they have compiled the most complete list of Nazi SS commanders and guards at Auschwitz, with the aim of...

President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the Supreme Court has supporters and opponents alike digging into Gorsuch’s record during his decade-long...

Toronto Star – Your mood is like the music of a symphony that sounds right when all of its many instruments are tuned correctly and playing...

New York Times – To college administrators, rural students…have become the new underrepresented minority. In their aim to shape leaders and provide access to the disadvantaged,...

Sen. Chuck Schumer says the president’s Supreme Court pick takes a troubling ideological approach to jurisprudence. Read the whole story at Yahoo News

As progressive anger with President Donald Trump spills over, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and other top lawmakers are attempting to channel the resistance into...

President Donald Trump will announce his nominee for the Supreme Court at the White House Tuesday night. Read the whole story at CNN News Europe

Wired – FRESH ON THE heels of President Donald Trump’s inauguration, one of the largest pro-copyright lobbies in the United States is asking the newly elected...

National Post – The 500 or so people of Swastika, Ont., are well aware that their town’s name has negative connotations. But for 80 years they’ve...