All News Articles for 2017-12-11

Monday, December 11, 2017
'Travesty of Justice' as Trump DOJ Lifts Prosecution Threat for Banking Giant HSBC
Original agreement had been criticized as "the world's largest wrist slap."
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Trump Treasury Dept. Analysis of GOP Tax Plan Ripped as 'Pure Propaganda'
One coalition of advocacy groups concluded that the analysis shows the GOP tax plan "would be great for the economy...in a world where unicorns exist, pigs fly, and Trump has released his tax returns."
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meat Meat Tax Crucial, Says Analysis, to Combat Climate Crisis and Global Health Threats
"Driven by a global consensus around meat's negative contributions to climate change and global health epidemics such as obesity, cancer, and antibiotic resistance," meat may soon be taxed like carbon, sugar, and tobacco
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Taking Jab at Trump, France to Award Research Grants for US Climate Scientists
French president called on researchers to head to France "To work together on concrete solutions for our climate, our environment"
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Navy aircrafts Led by U.S. Weapons Makers, Global Arms Sales Soared in 2016: Analysis
With U.S. weapons companies claiming more than half of global sales, and despite five previous years of decline, arms producers around the world raked in $375 billion in profits
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To Save Internet They Helped Create, Web Pioneers Demand FCC Cancel Net Neutrality Vote
More than 20 internet founders and industry leaders wrote an open letter warning Ajit Pai's plan to kill net neutrality poses "imminent threat" to the web
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At Least One 'Suspect' in Custody After Subway Explosion Near Times Square
Non-life-threatening injuries reported after "an explosive device" was set off on a mid-town subway platform during the morning commute.
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Massive 'Break the Internet' Revolt This Week to 'Save Net Neutrality'
Major websites and social media platforms are teaming up for an "epic" online demonstration to show what the web would look like without net neutrality
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Some of President Donald Trump's accuser Watch Women Who Have Accused Trump of 'Groping, Fondling, Forcibly Kissing, Humiliating, and Harassing' Them Speak Out
Speaking in New York City on Monday, women call on Congress to investigate their allegations of sexual harassment and assault levied against the president
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