Democrats were wrong to go public with Trump’s language

Win McNamee, Getty Images Sens. Patrick Leahy (left) and Richard Durbin question Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen during a hearing held by the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday. Senators asked Nielsen about comments attributed to President Donald Trump — as seen in the photo behind Leahy and Durbin — during …

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Democrats, don’t veer left if you want to win

Thinkstock by Getty Images Over the past 10 weeks, Democrats have won three critical elections that could presage more successes this fall, and that also expose the pitfalls posed by factions trying to push the party to the left. This week’s Democratic victory by Patty Schachtner in a special Wisconsin …

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While we waste meals, others waste away

Dreamstime/TNS Wasted food accounts for 20 percent of all the waste sent to landfills in the U.S. At school and company cafeterias, we pile up our plates with all the most attractive looking foods. Sometimes we overestimate our stomach capacities and, too stuffed to finish the leftovers, scrape the remainder …

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Aziz Ansari and his accuser are both delusional messes

Chris Pizzello, Invision/AP Comedian Aziz Ansari arrives at the BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Oct. 27, 2017. I’ve been on some dates that have led to some uncomfortable situations. During said situations, I was hopeful the dinner, movies, drinks, heavy petting, and sex would lead …

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Baby dies after car hits Copacabana Beach crowd

Police say the driver lost control and sped across the promenade before coming to a stop on the beach. 10:08, UK, Friday 19 January 2018 Video: Aftermath of Brazil beach crash A baby has died and at least 15 people have been injured after a car ploughed into a crowd …

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Test results due on The Cranberries singer’s body

A coroner is awaiting results of “various tests” to determine what caused the death of The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan. At the opening of the inquest, Westminster Coroner’s Court was told that O’Riordan was found unresponsive in her hotel room on Monday and declared dead at the scene by ambulance …

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