Texas mosque goes up in flames hours after White House announces Muslim ban

Police in Victoria, Texas are investigating a mysterious fire that burned down a mosque late Friday night, reports KTRK.   According to Victoria Fire Marshal Tom Legler, he has asked for additional help from the… Read More

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Women Who Voted for Trump

by Sharon Kyle The photo shown here, taken at the Women’s March, is causing quite a bit of discussion on social media. At issue, for many, is the message on the poster. Some commenters have called… Read More

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Why Trump’s Meetings With CEOs Seeking Mergers Trouble Observers

The president has flouted decades-old norms of antitrust by directly speaking with the executives of companies seeking to merge. by Justin Elliott and Jesse Eisinger ProPublica When the CEOs of Monsanto and Bayer met now-President… Read More

Critics of the Affordable Care Act rollout say its technology problems are overwhelming. Defenders point to the states, where the health insurance marketplaces seem to be working. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

CBO Predicts 18 Million Uninsured, Higher Premiums In First Year After Obamacare Repeal And Delay

The Congressional Budget Office just issued a report on the likely effects of a Republican effort to repeal Obamacare immediately but keep some elements of the coverage expansion in place for two years.   The… Read More