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Replay – Civil War: Week One

Replay – Civil War: Week One

After months of preparation, Replay: Civil War is finally upon us. It's three weeks of gaming competitions between the forces of good and evil in the Game Informer offices. This episode kicks it off with four contentious one-on-one match-ups, while ...

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U.S. civil liberties group to challenge Trump’s new travel ban

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The American Civil Liberties Union on Friday launched the first legal challenge to President Donald Trump’s new restrictions on people entering the United States from eight countries. Reuters: U.S.

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Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84

(Reuters) – Dick Gregory, a comedian who lambasted racism and played a prominent role in the 1960s civil rights movement after becoming one of the first black comics to perform for white audiences, died on Saturday at age 84, his ...

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Despite mistrial in criminal case, civil lawsuits await Cosby

(Reuters) – Although Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial ended in a mistrial on Saturday, his legal problems persist as he faces assault and defamation claims in civil lawsuits, where the bar for evidence is lower than in criminal cases. Reuters: ...

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Despite mistrial in criminal case, civil lawsuits await Cosby

(Reuters) – Although Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial ended in a mistrial on Saturday, his legal problems persist as he faces assault and defamation claims in civil lawsuits, where the bar for evidence is lower than in criminal cases. Reuters: ...

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Trump questions why U.S. Civil War had to happen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Donald Trump has shown a fascination with populist 19th-century U.S. president Andrew Jackson since he has occupied the Oval Office, hanging Old Hickory’s portrait in the Oval Office, visiting his plantation in Tennessee and placing a wreath ...

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Trump questions why U.S. Civil War had to happen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Donald Trump has shown a fascination with populist 19th-century U.S. president Andrew Jackson since he has occupied the Oval Office, hanging Old Hickory’s portrait in the Oval Office, visiting his plantation in Tennessee and placing a wreath ...

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Saudi Arabia restores civil service and military allowances

RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s King Salman issued a royal decree on Saturday restoring financial allowances for civil servants and military personnel that had been cut under austerity measures. Reuters: World News

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U.S. court rules 1964 civil rights law protects LGBT workers from bias

(Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court, for the first time ever, on Tuesday ruled that federal civil rights law protects lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees from discrimination in the workplace. Reuters: U.S.

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U.S. civil liberties group, ACLU, seeks to tap anti-Trump energy

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The American Civil Liberties Union is launching what it bills as the first grassroots mobilization effort in its nearly 100-year history, as it seeks to harness a surge of energy among left-leaning activists since the November ...

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