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More than half of Amazon’s HQ2 finalist cities are in states lacking LGBT discrimination laws

More than half of Amazon’s HQ2 finalist cities are in states lacking LGBT discrimination laws

The Human Rights Campaign believes that Amazon can be a powerful agent of positive change but knows the issue is complex. "Employees shouldn't have to worry about day-to-day lives, dry cleaning or apartment hunting," said Sarah Warbelow, the legal director at HRC. "We're certainly hopeful that wherever they locate, they and their employees will continue…

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Facebook co-founder Hughes: The digital economy is ‘going to continue to destroy’ jobs in America

Facebook co-founder Hughes: The digital economy is ‘going to continue to destroy’ jobs in America

Chris Hughes, who made a fortune as a co-founder of Facebook, told CNBC on Tuesday that American workers who make less than $50,000 per year should get a government stipend of $500 per month. "As long as you're working, your country would take care of you," said Hughes, author of "Fair Shot" and now an…

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Poll: Majority blames Congress, Trump for not doing more to prevent mass shootings

Poll: Majority blames Congress, Trump for not doing more to prevent mass shootings

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US, South Korea to Go Ahead with Joint War Games after Olympics

US, South Korea to Go Ahead with Joint War Games after Olympics

The U.S. and South Korea will go ahead with joint military drills after the Paralympics, both of them confirmed Tuesday, despite the exercises always infuriating Pyongyang and the Olympics having driven a rapprochement on the peninsula. Washington previously agreed to a request from Seoul to delay the Key Resolve and Foal Eagle exercises -- which…

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Trump is helping to undermine US democracy. That’s just what Russia wants

Trump is helping to undermine US democracy. That’s just what Russia wants

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