web page hit counter
Breaking News

Carolina residents flee as Hurricane Florence roars closer

Carolina residents flee as Hurricane Florence roars closer
  • Carolina residents flee as Hurricane Florence roars closer FWC: Carolina residents flee as Hurricane Florence roars closer

    Coastal dwellers fleeing Hurricane Florence faced empty gas pumps and store shelves picked clean as the potentially devastating storm crawled closer Wednesday with 130 mph winds – aiming to drench the Carolinas. The monster storm, which is set to touch down Thursday evening, will bring with it torrential rains that…

  • Five Things to Watch For at the G-20 Summit FWC: Five Things to Watch For at the G-20 Summit

    The G-20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Friday and Saturday could be the scene of a few momentous encounters as world leaders meet – or refuse to meet – and major strategic conflicts play out. Here are five things to watch for as the summit unfolds.

  • Pope Francis: There Is ‘No Room’ for Homosexuality in Priesthood FWC: Pope Francis: There Is ‘No Room’ for Homosexuality in Priesthood

    It is a mistake to downplay the seriousness of homosexuality, Pope Francis said in an upcoming interview book, insisting that homosexuals have no place in the priesthood.

  • GM CEO Barra meets Ohio Senators, Congressman FWC: GM CEO Barra meets Ohio Senators, Congressman

    Three Ohio congressmen met with the head of General Motors Wednesday in Washington in their bid to keep an assembly plant from closing, urging her to give auto workers a chance at a new line of electric vehicles soon headed into production. (Dec. 6)         

  • National Day of Mourning: How many Native Americans observe Thanksgiving FWC: National Day of Mourning: How many Native Americans observe Thanksgiving

    For most Americans, Thanksgiving is a day to celebrate with food, family, and friends. Since 1970, the fourth day of every November has been commemorated with a march and rally by Native Americans in Plymouth, Massachusetts, who do not celebrate the “first” Thanksgiving feast between the Pilgrims and the Indians,…

  • Michael Cohen's tough day in court, chaos at the border,…... FWC: Michael Cohen’s tough day in court, chaos at the border,……

    Michael Cohen’s tough day in court, chaos at the border, instant ice, and more.

  • U.S. envoy moves fast to make peace with Taliban before Trump pulls plug FWC: U.S. envoy moves fast to make peace with Taliban before Trump pulls plug

    Aware Trump has expressed impatience with the U.S. mission in Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad has moved quickly to get the Taliban to the negotiating table.

  • A pair of generals, &c. FWC: A pair of generals, &c.

    The outgoing commander of US forces in South Korea on Thursday urged Seoul and Washington to maintain their alliance as differences mount in their approach to the nuclear-armed North. The alliance between the United States and South Korea is an important one indeed. The AFP article noted that General Brooks…

  • ShowBiz Minute: Dunham, R. Kelly, Globes FWC: ShowBiz Minute: Dunham, R. Kelly, Globes

    Lena Dunham apologizes to actress Aurora Perrineau for defending a writer Perrineau accused of sexual misconduct; Screening of documentary detailing abuse allegations against singer R. Kelly evacuated after phone threats; Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg to share host duties at 2019 Golden Globe Awards. (Dec. 6)         

  • One of the most experienced public servants in United States…... FWC: One of the most experienced public servants in United States……

    One of the most experienced public servants in United States history, Bush was elected 41st president in 1989.

  • Amy Schumer: Meghan Markle Is My Nemesis FWC: Amy Schumer: Meghan Markle Is My Nemesis

    “Because she’s pregnant at the same time as me and I’m not letting her get away with that.”

  • Texas Democrat Celebrates Re-Election in Jail Cell FWC: Texas Democrat Celebrates Re-Election in Jail Cell

    A convicted Texas Democrat won his race for re-election on Tuesday to state House District 27 from behind bars.