Election 2016

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
As the U.S. expels 35 Russian diplomats over hacking charges, critics say the so-called evidence released Thursday alongside President Barack Obama's sanctions is an insufficient response to calls for hard proof of the allegations. The FBI/Department of Homeland Security Joint Analysis Report " Grizzly Steppe " (pdf), published as part of the...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Whooping cranes fly in Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge, Decatur, Alabama
Endangered species in the United States are facing a newly powerful enemy: a...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Donald Trump speaking from behind a podium that says "Merry Christmas USA"
President-elect Donald Trump will be legally barred from fulfilling his promise...


Your daily sliver of good news: Despite the Pumpkinführer's vow to deport millions of undocumented people, many of them, with the support of cities, campuses and even police, insist they're #HereToStay. Joining some of the country's largest cities that pledge to continue offering sanctuary, thousands of students at over 80 colleges will walk out Wednesday in the name of a growing Campus Sanctuary movement urging "education not deportation."