Leaders struck a deal late Tuesday to deliver federal aid to address the water crisis in Flint, Mich., potentially removing a major flashpoint in negotiations to keep the government fully operating past Friday.
The lifetime of Shimon Peres, who died Tuesday at age 93 after suffering a stroke on Sept. 13, spans the lifetime of the state of Israel. Born in Belarus, his family moved to Tel Aviv when he was 11, more than a decade before the country was founded. He lived on a kibbutz, when those communal settlements and a utopian, leftist ideology defined the nascent state.
Skyscrapers in the City of London could soon be built by robots rather than by people, according to the boss of one of the UKs biggest construction firms. The result would be huge productivity gains as more work could be done by fewer people but also mass layoffs as traditionally labour-intensive construction projects hire fewer and fewer staff.
Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, is a controversial character. But theres no denying the emails he has picked up from inside the Democrat Party are real, and hes willing to expose Hillary Clinton. Now, hes announcing that Hillary Clinton and her State Department were actively arming Islamic jihadists, which includes the Islamic State (ISIS) in Syria.
So the first presidential debate is over. I didn't watch it, as I cannot stand listening to Hillary for even 5 seconds. But I was out and about today. I noticed a lot of Trump signs on lawns. Those signs weren't there last week. I live in a NE rust-belt state.