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This Puerto Rican Evacuee With Disabilities Feels Forgotten Months After Maria

This Puerto Rican Evacuee With Disabilities Feels Forgotten Months After Maria
  • Democratic Lawmaker Gives Scott Pruitt Brutal Reality Check FWC: Democratic Lawmaker Gives Scott Pruitt Brutal Reality Check

    Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) offered a harsh dose of reality to embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt during a Senate hearing on Wednesday.  Pruitt, whose tenure with the agency has been plagued by scandals like rampant spending, dodged questions from senators on topics from unapproved raises for staffers to his unprecedented…

  • Judge: Removal of Confederate statues in Memphis was legal FWC: Judge: Removal of Confederate statues in Memphis was legal

    Memphis had the legal right to sell two parks to a nonprofit that then removed their Confederate monuments, according to the judge’s ruling.         

  • Video shows teacher drowning animals in front of class FWC: Video shows teacher drowning animals in front of class

    An agriculture teacher in Florida allegedly drowned two raccoons and an opossum with help from students, school officials and parents said. Dewie Brewton, who teaches at Forest High School in Ocala, was placed on administrative leave with pay and removed from the classroom “pending the outcome of a district investigation,”…

  • Twitter Officially Admits to ‘Shadowbanning’ Users in All but Name FWC: Twitter Officially Admits to ‘Shadowbanning’ Users in All but Name

    Twitter has acknowledged that it is working to artificially limit the reach of “troll-like” accounts on the platform — “shadowbanning” users in all but name, a practice that the company has repeatedly denied.