Trump administration organizes pushback against its own climate report

Enlarge / US President Donald Trump speaks during a post-election press conference on November 7, 2018. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images) Late last week, as the country would be focusing on antacids and shopping, the Trump administration released a report on climate change prepared by its own scientific agencies. The hope was that the report, and […]

Trump administration defends FCC’s repeal of net neutrality rules

(Reuters) — The Trump administration defended the Federal Communications Commission repeal of landmark open internet rules known as net neutrality, urging a federal appeals court to reject a challenge. In a 167-page court filing late on Thursday, the Justice Department and FCC urged the court to reject the suit filed by 22 states, the Distric…Read […]

The Trump administration is reportedly considering a new family separation policy for immigrants

Associated Press/Matt York The Trump administration is reportedly considering a new family separation policy for immigrants who cross the US-Mexico border with their children. Instead of forcibly splitting up immigrant families at the border, as authorities did under the “zero tolerance” immigration policy, the parents would face a “binary choice” to be held as a […]

Nikki Haley is out — here are all the casualties of the Trump administration so far

Skye Gould/Business Insider Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations, announced on Oct. 9th she intended to resign from her position at the end of 2018 in an Oval Office press conference with President Donald Trump.  The administration has been rocked by high-profile departures — including Reince Priebus as chief of staff and […]

The Trump administration reportedly dismissed intelligence findings showing that refugees don’t pose a significant national security threat

Kevin Dietsch via Associated Press The Trump administration reportedly dismissed intelligence findings last year saying that refugees don’t pose a significant threat to the United States. Former government officials told NBC News that a top Justice Department deputy said in a September 2017 meeting that Attorney General Jeff Sessions didn’t agree with the intelligence findings. […]

House of Fraser returns: How to return purchases now House of Fraser is in administration

House of Fraser could be facing permanent closure, with hopes for investors dashed this morning. The company released a statement revealing that “discussions with interested investors and its main secured creditors have not concluded in a solvent solution.” Facing financial difficulties, the brand needs to secure funding by 20th August, in time for its £15 […]

Force India to continue racing after going into administration

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Earnings/Financials,Government/Legal,Motorsports,Racing “Our aim is for business as usual whilst we assess options.” Continue reading Force India to continue racing after going into administration Force India to continue racing after going into administration originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 28 Jul 2018 13:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for […]

The Trump administration has one day left to reunite 1,600 immigrant children, and lawyers say ‘parents have no idea what’s happening’

Associated Press/Eric Gay The Trump administration said Tuesday evening it’s on pace to reunite 1,637 “eligible” immigrant children with their families by Thursday’s deadline. But the government says the remaining 914 children are currently ineligible because their parents either have criminal histories or they can’t be found. Lawyers criticized the reunification process, arguing that parents […]

Trump administration appeals court loss in AT&T/Time Warner case

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson) The US Department of Justice will appeal the court ruling that allowed AT&T to purchase Time Warner Inc. AT&T completed the merger after getting a favorable ruling from a judge at the US District Court for the District of Columbia last month. The Trump administration’s Justice Department did not seek a […]

Former Navy sailor pardoned by Trump files lawsuit against Obama administration

A former US Navy submariner has filed a lawsuit alleging that Obama administration officials denied him equal protection under the law, and went easy on Hillary Clinton for the same offenses. 31-year-old Kristian Saucier served a year in federal prison for taking photographs of classified sections of the submarine he worked on. In the suit, […]