Month – January 2017

WATCH: Budweiser Super Bowl 2017 commercial is all about immigration - NJ.com

NJ.comOne theme of Budweiser’s 2017 Super Bowl ads? A timely one a immigration. In a commercial titled “Born the Hard Way” unveiled on YouTube Tuesday, the company tells the story of Adolphus Busch, the German immigrant who came to St. Louis, Missouri in …Budweiser’s Super Bowl ad is about its immigrant founderSports IllustratedBudweiser beer’s Super […]

Obama fights back: Former president's orbit resists Trump - Fox News

Fox NewsWASHINGTON – Dismayed by the Trump administration’s first days, former President Barack Obama’s loyalists, former aides and even his spokesman are speaking out and even actively resisting the new American leader. It’s a warning to President Donald …Overnight Regulation: Republicans put Obama coal rule on chopping blockThe HillWill Donald Trumps White House Really Safeguard […]

1 dead, 3 injured in stabbing and police shooting near CNN building in Hollywood - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesOne person is dead and three others were injured in a stabbing and officer-involved shooting Tuesday afternoon just off Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood, officials said. Firefighters responded to the incident at 1:58 p.m. in the 1400 block of North …1 Dead, 3 Hospitalized After Report of Stabbing and Officer-Involved Shooting in HollywoodKTLA1 dead, […]

721 People (Not 109) Were Denied Entry Under Trump Ban - New York Times

New York TimesJohn F. Kelly, the secretary of homeland security, defended President Trump’s executive order on immigration on Tuesday. “This is not a travel ban; this is a temporary pause,” Mr. Kelly said. By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Photo by Shawn Thew/European …Homeland Security Chief: We Knew Trump Entry Ban Was ComingNBCNews.comDid DHS Bully Immigrants Into […]

Trump transportation secretary pick Elaine Chao confirmed in Senate, with some top Democrats balking - Washington Post

Washington PostRepublican leaders made their hopes clear last month. Sitting at a long Senate dais, Sen. Roy Blunt (Mo.) held up four fingers, noting that Elaine Chao had made her way through the confirmation process multiple times over the years “without a …Senate easily confirms Trump’s Transportation pickThe HillRoadway safety association congratulates Elaine Chao as […]

Trump cancels Harley Davidson factory visit over planned protests: report - The Hill

The HillPresident Trump’s scheduled trip to a Harley Davidson factory in Milwaukee, Wisc., on Thursday has been cancelled over the likelihood of protests, CNN reported Tuesday. An administration official told the news network that the plans were scrapped after …Trump cancels planned Milwaukee economic speechWashington PostTrump trip canceled; Harley-Davidson wasn’t comfortable with likely protestsCNN InternationalFearing […]

The Top 3 Contenders for Trump's Supreme Court Nomination - New York Times

New York TimesPresident Trump is soon expected to name his candidate to replace Justice Antonin Scalia on the United States Supreme Court. But there’s a long way to go before the new nominee is confirmed. The candidate will immediately face a public and private …Progressives cheer Democratic obstruction — and aim at Supreme CourtWashington PostSchumer […]

Hate Crimes In The US: Jewish Community Centers Shaken Across The Country In Wake Of Recent Bomb Threats - International Business Times

International Business TimesA bomb threat forced the evacuation Tuesday of a Jewish Community Center in Salt Lake City. Local police dispatched to the scene determined that the threat was not credible after authorities and a bomb-sniffing dog scoured the building. Doug Hill, who …Threats Called In at JCCs in at Least 7 US StatesNBC Bay […]