All News Articles for 2017-09-08

Friday, September 8, 2017
A new report found that watching Fox News for only three minute per week made an average Democratic voter more likely to vote Republican in the 2008 election. Your Worst Fears About Fox News Are Confirmed By New Study
Everyone knows the news outlet serves as a virtual propaganda tool, but new research shows just how effective they are at it
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Robert Mueller III Mueller Warns White House of Plans to Interview Six Trump Aides
Pending interviews with members of the president's inner cirlce indicate the "FBI's wide-ranging probe into the Trump White House and campaign is intensifying"
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'Most Brazen Corporate Wrongdoer Maneuvers in Memory': Equifax Forces Potential Victims to Give Up Legal Rights
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) calls data breach "Exhibit A for why we must stop GOP from reversing the CFPB's rule protecting your right to join class actions"
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In 2009, Max Baucus Had People Arrested for Demanding Single Payer. Now He Supports It
Single payer is "going to happen," the former senator said
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As Florida Braces, Aerial Footage of Virgin Islands Shows What Irma Capable Of
Series of overhead videos offers look at power of storm and extent of damage across Caribbean isles
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Hurricane Irma, seen in a NOAA satellite image, was rapidly approaching South Florida on Friday. Trump's Anti-Climate Budget Would Be Disaster for Combating Future Disasters
Under Trump, hurricanes like Irma and Harvey could get harder to manage as budgets for NOAA, FEMA, and the EPA are slashed
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A demonstrator holds a sign in New York City during the 2014 People's Climate March. (Photo: Chris Yakimov/flickr/cc) As Storms Rage, Bold 100% Clean Energy Bill Aims to Avert 'Climate Chaos Still Ahead'
"If the federal government does not act now and bring people together to solve this challenge, we will fail to protect future generations of Americans from the devastating economic and environmental consequences of climate change," said Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii).
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First tiny house Inspired by Standing Rock, First Nations 'Tiny House Warriors' Protest Pipeline Project
"As Kinder Morgan tries to force through a pipeline without our consent—risking polluting the land and poisoning our rivers—we are rising up to create a resistance rooted in family, community, and hope."
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"Since President Trump took office, the Bureau of Investigative Journalism has recorded at least 90 U.S. airstrikes in Yemen," Reprieve's new report notes. New Project Highlights 'Brutality' of Trump's Overseas Assassination Campaign
Alongside a new report, the human rights organization Reprieve launched 'Death by Data' campaign to highlight "unreliable, circumstantial, and often inaccurate" metadata used to compile government kill lists
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Rush Limbaugh caricature Citing Climate Hoax, Limbaugh Downplayed Irma Threat to Millions. Now He's Evacuating
Radio host tells listeners hurricane warnings are exaggerated, but now indicates he's getting out of town before massive storm hits
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Florida Warned 'Don't Let Your Guard Down' as Irma Roars for Direct Hit
After devastating Caribbean, historic hurricane expected to bring catastrophic winds and flooding to low-lying south Florida
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"The president said that 62 aftershocks followed the quake and it's possible that one as strong as 7.2 could strike in the next 24 hours," Bloomberg reported. Tsunami Warnings as Mexico Rocked By Strongest Earthquake in a Century
Friday's quake was stronger than the 1985 earthquake that devastated the country and left thousands dead.
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