Police Van Plows Through NATO Protesters May20

Police Van Plows Thr...

At approximately 10:40 p.m. on Saturday, May 19th, 2012 a Chicago Police van drove into a crowd of demonstrators who were attempting to cross westbound over the Jackson Street bridge at the Chicago River. Chicago Police van number 6751, accelerated as it passed through the crowd, striking...

Bruno Michel Iksil May11

Bruno Michel Iksil

A British-based trader dubbed ‘Voldemort’ is believed to be behind a $2billion loss for America’s largest bank. The man, named after Harry Potter’s fictional nemesis, is suspected by financial analysts of making massive and hugely risky trades for JPMorgan Chase when he...

30% of Young Americans are Underemployed May09

30% of Young America...

A third of U.S. workers under 30 were underemployed in April, according to Gallup. Compared with older Americans, young adults were more than twice as likely to be underemployed and 50% more likely to be unemployed. The 32% of 18- to 29-year-olds last month who were either unemployed or...

Mexicans Leave US May08

Mexicans Leave US

A four-decade tidal wave of Mexican immigration to the United States has receded, causing a historic shift in migration patterns as more Mexicans appear to be leaving the United States for Mexico than the other way around, according to a report from the Pew Hispanic Center. It looks to be the...

People Living in Storage Units May05

People Living in Sto...

South Salt Lake police discovered several people living in unsanitary conditions last month when they found the group had set up house inside several storage units. And although their alleged set up inside the storage units at 3202 S. Davis Drive was apparently quite elaborate — complete...

U.S. Manufacturing sees Shortage of Workers May05

U.S. Manufacturing s...

This stretch of the Rust Belt might seem like an easy place to find factory workers. Unemployment hovers above 9 percent. Foreign competition has thrown many out of work. It is a platitude that this industrial hub, like the country itself, needs more manufacturing work. But as the 2012...

US Surrounding Iran May04

US Surrounding Iran

The war rhetoric from Washington towards Iran is again being ramped up – just ahead of the second round of high-level international talks on the countrys nuclear program. US military top brass claim they would need just three weeks to defeat Irans armed forces. RTs Gayane Chichakyan...

Noam Chomsky Interview May03

Noam Chomsky Intervi...

Do you consider yourself to be primarily a scientist or a political activist? If the world would go away, I would be happy to keep to the science, which is much more interesting and challenging. But the world has an unfortunate habit of not going away and the problems are quite urgent. What...