Category: National

Opinion: Which side are you on?

by Randi Weingarten President, American Federation of Teachers Our country’s history abounds with moments when Americans had to choose which side they were on: Independence or loyalty to the Crown. Jim Crow or civil rights. Marriage equality or discrimination. War…

Ohio teen charged with supporting ISIS terrorism

An Ohio teenager was been arrested on charges of attempting to provide material support to ISIS-affiliated foreign terrorist organizations. Naser Almadaoji, 19, an Iraqi-born naturalized U.S. citizen, was arrested Wednesday at John Glenn International Airport in Columbus, Ohio. Federal officials…

Bombs sent to Trump critics

Ten pipe bombs, none of which exploded, were mailed through the U.S. Postal Service to high-profile Democrats and critics of President Donald Trump. The federal investigation is focusing on leads in Florida, and investigators believe the devices were built from…