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    370 Economists To US Voters: Don’t Vote For Trump

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    A letter signed by 370 economists, some whom have won the Nobel Prize in economics, urged voters not to vote for Trump. “His statements reveal a deep ignorance of economics and an inability to listen to credible experts,” the letter reads. The Wall Street Journal first reported on the letter, which was signed almost entirely…

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    Angelina Jolie Files For Divorce From Brad Pitt

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    It’s over for Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. The couple, who has been together since 2004, called it quits, according to CNN. Jolie filed for divorce Monday citing irreconcilable differences. She is seeking physical custody of their six kids, suggesting Pitt get visitation rights. Jolie did not seek spousal support. Jolie and Pitt, who got…

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    Killing Of British Politician Jo Cox Stuns Nation

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    British politician Jo Cox died in a street attack on Thursday, a brazen and startling assault in a country where attacks on politicians are extremely rare and the slaying of a lawmaker is without parallel in recent history. Described as a rising star of the opposition Labour Party, the 41-year-old is the first British lawmaker…

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    Pope Clarifies Bishops’ Role In Sex Abuse Cases

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    Pope Francis announced Saturday that bishops who fail to report cases of sex abuse of children and vulnerable adults could be removed from office. The Catholic Church has been criticized for not holding bishops accountable for failing to act in cases of clerical sex abuse, and victims’ families have been lobbying the Vatican to take…

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    Trump: Muslim Ban ‘Just A Suggestion’

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    Donald Trump, who issued a December press release “calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States,” said Wednesday such a ban “hasn’t been called for yet” and it was “only a suggestion.” It’s the latest lightning-speed evolution for the real estate tycoon as he pivots from the provocateur who upended…

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    How Do Women Handle Their Periods In Space?

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    The first woman ventured into space more than fifty years ago — Valentina Tereshkova in 1963. Since then, nearly 60 other women have followed in her footsteps. But when they prepare for these journeys, one added challenge faces them: how should they handle their period? “When women first went into space, it wasn’t known what…

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