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Reporters and editors from the New York Times to the Los Angeles Times have been donating money in Election 2020, and Democrats are getting most of it.

Most journalists don’t make political contributions. But among those who do, they almost always give to Democrats. Following Insider’s questions, at least two news organisations have either suspended or reassigned reporters and editors found to have given political candidates cash. Some news organisations are wrestling with whether to rethink their […]
Reporters and editors from the New York Times to the Los Angeles Times have been donating money in Election 2020, and Democrats are getting most of it.
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Outgoing chief of staff John Kelly says Trump’s ‘wall’ won’t actually be a wall: ‘To be honest, it’s not a wall’

Outgoing White House chief of staff John Kelly told the Los Angeles Times that President Donald Trump’s long-promised addition to the southern US border won’t actually be a wall. Kelly’s comments are the latest development in the Trump administration’s changing rhetoric on the president’s long-promised wall along the southern US […]
Outgoing chief of staff John Kelly says Trump’s ‘wall’ won’t actually be a wall: ‘To be honest, it’s not a wall’
Markets

Tronc soars after finding a buyer for the Los Angeles Times

Shares of Tronc jumped 20% after the company announced it was selling the Los Angeles Times to billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong. The paper has been a thorn in Tronc’s side after the newsroom voted to unionize last month. Watch Tronc’s shares trade in real time here. Shares of Tronc soared 20% […]
Tronc soars after finding a buyer for the Los Angeles Times
Lifestyle

Egyptian Designer Sentenced to 500 Lashes After Crossing Saudi Princess

[credit provider=”screenshot via The Los Angeles Times” url=”http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/world_now/2012/08/cairo-the-plight-of-nagla-wafa-an-egyptian-mother-sentenced-500-lashes-in-saudi-arabia-following-a-business-dispute-wit.html”] Human rights activists are pushing for the release of Nagla Wafa, a 39-year-old Egyptian wedding planner, designer, and mother of twin teenagers who was arrested in Saudi Arabia in 2009, the Los Angeles Times is reporting.Wafa was sentenced to 500 lashes and […]
Egyptian Designer Sentenced to 500 Lashes After Crossing Saudi Princess
Lifestyle

The Summer Camp Business Is Booming Again

[credit provider=”George Ploaie/Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/n0iz3/2705467581/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] April 07–Sporting goods stores might want to stock up on sleeping bags, mosquito spray and hiking boots. And grocers may want to boost their marshmallow supplies.With an improving economy, enrollment in summer camps nationwide is surging, forcing some camps to hire extra counselors and build bigger […]
The Summer Camp Business Is Booming Again
Markets

Most Americans Are Planning On A Staycation This Summer Because Airfare Is Too Expensive

[credit provider=”Daniel Lobo via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/daquellamanera/4177574619/”] With airfares to Europe on the rise, it looks like Americans are planning to rediscover the good ol’ U.S.A. this summer.As a result, perhaps more Americans will use the opportunity to visit some of the country’s landmarks such as the Alamo and the Grand […]
Most Americans Are Planning On A Staycation This Summer Because Airfare Is Too Expensive
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