Month: August 2018

Time to Learn From Failures, Adapt Laws to Internet Age

Sen. Mark Warner, USATNational conversation about privacy, data and social media is long overdue. I’ve released 20 proposals on how to balance technology regulation and innovation.

Senate GOP battles for leverage with House on spending

The Senate is taking significant steps to lower the odds of either a government shutdown or massive omnibus spending package -all while giving itself more leverage in negotiations with the House.Senate Majority Lea…

Presumed US war remains begin journey home from South Korea

PYEONGTAEK, South Korea (AP) – Decades after the end of the Korean War in 1953, the remains of dozens of presumed U.S. war dead began their journey home following a repatriation ceremony in South Korea on Wednesday. North Korea handed over the remains …

Israeli military faces Druze uproar over Jewish nation law

JERUSALEM (AP) – Israel’s military chief is pleading to keep politics out of the army amid protests by the Druze minority against a recently passed law that enshrines the state’s Jewish character. Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot has called on “all commanders an…