Washington Post Why would anyone in Puerto Rico want a hurricane? Because someone will get rich.Washington PostAmong those I interviewed this summer about Puerto Rico's economic crisis was a local wealth manager who was extremely upbeat about the economic climate. Anticipating government default, she had redirected her clients' assets toward U.S. stocks.Hurricane Maria Live Updates: Puerto Rico Faces Recovery ChallengesNew York TimesHow we lived without power in Puerto RicoCNNHurricane Maria brings crucial drug manufacturing to a halt in Puerto RicoUSA TODAYCBS News -Politico -Los Angeles Times -The Hillall 8,120 news articles »

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BBC News Will Tory MPs swallow May's Brexit formula?BBC NewsLast weekend the government had a glimpse of how quickly it could break itself over Brexit. For a few hours, at least, it seemed as if Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson might resign, triggering a leadership crisis, and possibly an outright collapse ...May tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition periodWashington PostBritain's May calls for post-Brexit transition in single marketReutersTheresa May Seeks to Unlock Brexit Talks in Florence SpeechNew York TimesBloomberg -U.S. News & World Report -Business Insider -The Guardianall 954 news articles »

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New York Times Uber Loses License to Operate in LondonNew York TimesThe Uber Hub in London. Transport for London, which regulates ride-hailing services in the city, said the company's “approach and conduct demonstrate a lack of corporate responsibility.” Credit Andrew Testa for The New York Times. LONDON — London's ...London rejects Uber's license, saying the company is not 'fit and proper' for passengersWashington PostLondon says it won't renew Uber's licenseCNNMoney'We're Getting Our Roads Back.' London's Black Cab Drivers Hail Uber BanTIMEThe Verge -Quartz -Reuters -Bloombergall 651 news articles »

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CNN The former FBI director spoke at Howard University. It did not go well.CNNWashington (CNN) Students at Howard University loudly protested former FBI Director James Comey Friday as he delivered a convocation address. As Comey, making a rare public appearance since leaving the FBI, began his speech welcoming new ...'James Comey, you're not our homie!': Protesters disrupt ex-FBI director's speech at Howard UniversityWashington PostJames Comey: Protests disrupt speech to Howard studentsBBC NewsComey Talks 'Real World,' Meets Protests at Black UniversityU.S. News & World ReportNBCNews.com -Newsweek -New York Daily News -TIMEall 71 news articles »

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Washington Post Trump administration rescinds Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assaultWashington PostThe Trump administration on Friday withdrew Obama-era guidance on how schools should respond to sexual violence complaints, giving them flexibility to use a higher standard of evidence when judging sexual misconduct cases. The action followed through ...DeVos revokes Obama-era campus sex assault policiesNew York PostBetsy DeVos does away with Obama-era rules for probing college sexual assaults under Title IXNew York Daily NewsDeVos scraps sexual misconduct guidance, moves to put new rules in placeDetroit Free PressNew York Times -U.S. News & World Report -BuzzFeed News -BBC Newsall 177 news articles »

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Washington Post Inspector general to investigate Price's travel on private charter planesWashington PostHealth and Human Services Secretary Tom Price will face an inspector general's investigation into his reported use of chartered jets for at least two dozen flights in recent months at taxpayer expense. A spokeswoman for HHS Inspector General Daniel R.US Health Secretary Tom Price's private air travel probedBBC NewsWhite House Says It Didn't Sign Off on Health Secretary's Private Jet UseBloombergPrice faces probe over private chartered flightsThe HillBusiness Insider -Newsweek -Vanity Fair -ThinkProgressall 188 news articles »

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New York Times Trump's Travel Ban to Be Replaced by Restrictions Tailored to Certain CountriesNew York TimesPresident Trump's original ban blocked all travel to the United States by refugees as well as nationals of seven countries: Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Iraq was later deemed to have improved its screening of potential travelers ...Trump administration plans to replace controversial travel ban with new rulesABC NewsTravel ban revisions may add countries, alter court challengeUSA TODAYTrump to Replace Travel Ban With Revised RequirementsNBCNews.comBusiness Insider -CBS News -Politico -New York Postall 52 news articles »

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Washington Post Dotard? How about crapulous, gormless or snoutband? Our guide to underused insults.Washington PostYes, dotard is a real word. Thanks to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who used the word to describe President Trump as “a mentally deranged U.S. dotard” this week, Americans rediscovered an arcane English insult long forgotten. This was a comeback ...What does 'dotard' mean? Inside Kim Jong-un's strange Trump insultMashableall 1,045 news articles »

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Washington Post The Health 202: Cassidy-Graham's abortion ban workaroundWashington PostTHE PROGNOSIS. Tony Perkins is president of the Family Research Council, a group that has pushed for antiabortion language in the Republican health-care bills. (Mary Altaffer/AP). Want the inside scoop on health care? Get more stories like this ...McCain to oppose Graham-Cassidy, likely sinking Obamacare repealPoliticoJust When You Thought Graham And Cassidy Couldn't Get More CynicalHuffPostMcCain to vote no on ObamaCare repealThe HillNPR -The New Yorker -Los Angeles Times -TIMEall 4,354 news articles »

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New York Times Facebook's Frankenstein MomentNew York TimesVictor Frankenstein, looking over a creature he had made, eventually realized that he couldn't control his creation. Credit Hammer Film, via Photofest. On Wednesday, in response to a ProPublica report that Facebook enabled advertisers to target users ...Facebook, Google and Twitter face proposed bill targeting shadowy political adsWashington PostThe Note: Fake news gets real after Facebook CEO reveals Russian adsABC NewsTrump dings media in criticism of Facebook ads in 'Russia hoax'PoliticoThe Hill -Reuters -Fast Company -CNN Internationalall 527 news articles »

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