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World Debt Hits Record $164 Trillion

Natalie Portman Pulls Out of Genesis Prize Ceremony in Israel Citing 'Recent Events'

The Resistance Is Infiltrating Trump Country

Following Release of Memos, Trump and His GOP Call for Comey's Imprisonment
As Andrew McCabe faces possible indictment, House Republicans want a probe of an imaginary anti-Trump conspiracy.

For 15 Years, Energy Transfer Partners Pipelines Leaked an Average of Once Every 11 Days

William Rivers Pitt | Homegrown
Flashback from 2014 on 4/20.

Democrats mull audacious play to block Pompeo

Barack Obama | Cameron Kasky, Jaclyn Corin, David Hogg, Emma González and Alex Wind: The World’s 100 Most Influential People

Ohio Democrats Aren't Banking on a Blue Wave

Republicans Protecting Trump? Actually, It's Worse

The US Has Never Had a Black Woman Governor. Stacey Abrams Has Something to Say About That

Bill Gates Backs Plan to Surveil the Entire Planet From Space

Trump administration takes major step toward Alaska refuge drilling

Trump won't attend Barbara Bush funeral "out of respect" for family, White House says

Trump and Hannity's Latest Mueller Smear Campaign Is Catnip for Deep State Paranoids
Of course it involves Whitey Bulger.

On 4th Friday of protests in Gaza, 2 dead, over 40 wounded

Strong Showing in AZ House Race Has Dems Excited About Fall Elections

Congress Again Punts on Trump's War Powers

Lock them up! GOP goes full banana-republic with demands to jail Comey, McCabe and Clinton

Trump Grumbles That Gorsuch Is Too Liberal After Immigration Case Vote

US official appeared to delay protections for endangered species at behest of oil group

Rudy Giuliani's Wishful Thinking About Trump and Mueller

Thousands of Students Expected to Walk Out on Columbine Anniversary

Court upholds ruling, blocks Trump administration in sanctuary cities case

Senate Panel Tees Up Mueller Protection Bill Despite Headwinds

To Be a Survivor in a Nation of Embedded Racism: Black Lives Matter

Administrators Didn't Defeat Richard Spencer, Campus and Community Organizers Did

William Rivers Pitt | Remove Trump, Defang Pence: Impeachment Is the Way

Island-Wide Blackout Deepens Puerto Rico Crisis

Thousands Were Sterilized Under California’s Eugenics Law. Now Survivors Could Get Reparations.

Honeybees Are Struggling to Get Enough Good Bacteria

Congressional Report Debunks Anti-Choice Talking Points in GOP’s 20-Week Abortion Ban

Playing War in Syria
-- Robert C. Koehler for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Alabama to execute Walter Moody, 83, oldest in modern US history

Don't scrap Iran deal, MPs from UK, France and Germany urge US

Arizona GOP tries to keep McCain’s seat

Trump leaves open possibility of bailing on meeting with Kim

Gina Haspel, Trump’s Pick to Lead the CIA, ‘Ran the Interrogation Program,’ Said Former CIA Lawyer

Dems walk tightrope on Pompeo nomination

EPA Memos Show Sneak Attack on Air Quality

Private Lunch Turns ‘Tense’ As Abe And Trump Stuck At Impasse Over Tariffs

Michael Cohen Drops Defamation Lawsuits Against BuzzFeed, Dossier Firm

Trump of the tropics: the 'dangerous' candidate leading Brazil's presidential race

Cuba selects first non-Castro president since Fidel

Mike Pompeo's secretary of state position uncertain amid opposition

House, Senate GOP compete for cash

The GOP Is Bowing and Scraping Its Way to Disaster

Net neutrality rules will officially end on April 23

From Starbucks to Hashtags: We Need to Talk About Why White Americans Call the Police on Black People

Since 2016, Half of All Coral in the Great Barrier Reef Has Died

Puerto Rico just lost power yet again in total blackout

Officials Confirm That Trump Bombed Syria to Validate His Tweets

Under Louisiana Bill, Peaceful Protesters Could Face 20 Years in Prison

Senate panel moving ahead with Mueller bill despite McConnell opposition

Let's Go All-In on Home Care for All

Fox should be embarrassed to air Sean Hannity's show

Treaty to Formally End Korean War Is Being Discussed, South Confirms

Amazon coral reef would be ruined by planned oil drilling, scientists say

Ex-Bush ethics lawyer: There's no such thing as 'fixer-client' privilege

Charles P. Pierce | Sell Off Public Resources, Live Large on the Public Dime

Oops! Scientists Accidentally Create Plastic-Eating Enzyme, May Help Save Oceans From Garbage Crisis
-- Lorraine Chow of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

Make No Mistake, the Syrian War Has Metastasized, and the Prognosis for All of Us Is Grim

Trump, contradicting his own words, denies firing Comey over Russia probe

More than 95 percent of world's population breathe dangerous air, major study finds

Parkland activist David Hogg calls for investors to boycott BlackRock, Vanguard over gun holdings

Cuba lawmakers meet to choose Raúl Castro's successor

North Korea Says It Will Stop Nuclear Tests, Abolish Test Site

UAW Wins Election at Harvard; Student Workers Organize

As New Border Wall Breaks Ground, Environmental and Immigrant Advocates Push Back

Trump's Plan to Weaponize Space: From "Star Wars" to a "Full-Spectrum Dominance" Security Strategy

Trump Approves Selling Killer Drones to Other Countries
-- Mark Karlin for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Stoneman Douglas Students Could be Punished for Taking Part in the National School Walkout

'Win for Science and Democracy' as Court Rules California Can List Glyphosate as Probable Carcinogen

Meet Dick Uihlein, The Anti-Union, Anti-Regulation Crusader Spending Millions on Right-Wing Causes and Candidates
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

"I've never seen protests like this": Former Columbine principal says Parkland students are leading an unprecedented gun control effort

Democratic Party sues Russia, Trump campaign for allegedly disrupting 2016 election

If We Had a Liberal Media We Wouldn't Have Had a Paul Ryan

Party before people: Republicans keep blocking bills that could help suffering Americans

California's plan to protect network neutrality will shield consumers from telecom bullies

Newly released Comey memos renew questions over Trump's behavior

Wells Fargo to pay $1 billion in regulatory settlement over abuses in its auto and mortgage loan units

56 GOP House Seats Are Now Vulnerable

US reflects on legal pot on 420 holiday

The Humiliation of Kris Kobach

National Teacher's Union Cuts Ties With Wells Fargo Over Bank's Ties To NRA, Guns

Government Accidentally Releases Documents on "Psycho-Electric" Weapons

Joining national movement, Arizona teachers to strike next week

Marijuana-based epilepsy drug could soon get federal approval, a historic first

Vote Suppressor Kris Kobach Gets Rebuked by Federal Judge
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Heitkamp becomes first Dem to back Pompeo for secretary of State

Zapatistas: Capitalism Won't Allow AMLOs, Lulas, Correas or Evos

Maryland to Give Inmates New Reproductive Health-Care Rights

Colombia's Gustavo Petro: 'Progressives Together Would Win'

Why are Armenians protesting against the new prime minister?

Majority of Texas voters opposed to wall: poll

Candice Bernd | As New Border Wall Breaks Ground, Environment and Immigrant Advocates Push Back

Trump’s next NASA administrator is a Republican congressman with no background in science

An Artist and Activist Is Trapped in a System She Worked to Dismantle
-- Jessica González-Rojas for BuzzFlash at Truthout

The Waco Raid at 25: Enough With the Fairy Tale Lies

Tensions rise in battle over Canadian pipeline

Boulder, Colorado, is the latest city to sue Big Oil over climate change.

'Beyond Comprehension': In Just Two Years, Half of All Corals in 'Forever Damaged' Great Barrier Reef Have Died

Scott Walker wants to save Obamacare in Wisconsin

Plastics: The History of an Ecological Crisis

Supreme Court Restricts Deportation of Immigrants

Record Number of Lawmakers Sign Resolution Calling for Pruitt's Resignation

Puerto Rico Hit By Islandwide Blackout

Report: DHS Accidentally Releases ‘Remote Mind Control’ Records

CA Governor Comes To Agreement On Mission Of National Guard At Border

Men Arrested at Starbucks Break Their Silence on ‘GMA’

Michael Cohen Drops Libel Suits Against BuzzFeed, Fusion GPS

North Korea wants total denuclearisation, says Seoul

Lead found in hundreds of Chicago homes' tap water, report says

Senate Votes to Make American Auto-Lending Racist Again

Why Won't Trump Judicial Nominee Wendy Vitter Support the Landmark Desegregation Case "Brown vs. Board of Education"

UK government loses key Brexit vote

Syria: chemical weapons inspectors barred from Douma site

How the Working Families Party Intends to Shake Up the 2018 Elections

Cuba nominates Castro replacement

The Parkland Effect Might Cost This Republican Her Seat in Congress

Trump Official Blames Obama for His $1 Million Office Redesign

Why Scott Pruitt's Ethics Scandals Don't Compare to His Agenda for US Waterways
-- John O'Grady for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Turkey's anti-war protesters detained: "Everything is a crime"

Top Democrat on Foreign Relations Committee to Vote "No" on Pompeo CIA Nomination

Mike Pence Makes Fun of Himself to Please Trump

Report Says Sean Hannity Linked to Other Trump-Connected Attorneys Besides Cohen

Lawmakers Vote to Pull Money From City for Removing Confederate Statues

Parents Didn’t Want Fracking Near Their School, So the Oil Company Chose a Poorer School, Instead

Statue of doctor who experimented on enslaved women removed from Central Park

McConnell says he will not allow vote on bill protecting Mueller from firing

Haley says "I don't get confused" after White House official suggests she misunderstood Russia sanctions

CIA Director Pompeo met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over Easter