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The FCC Votes to Abandon Rural and Low-Income Americans

Source: GizmodoOn Thursday, the current FCC commission continued its campaign to loosen protections for consumers while doing the bidding of major corporations. The five-person commission voted on...

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Connecticut Lawsuit Is the First to Claim Elephants as Legal Persons

Source: GizmodoYesterday, the Nonhuman Rights Project filed a petition on behalf of three elephants being kept at a Connecticut zoo. The suit demands that the court recognize these animals as “legal...

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New York centro de intercambio de heroína

Fuente: El PaisEl agente especial James J. Hunt, a cargo de la Agencia Antidroga de Nueva York (la DEA, en sus siglas en inglés), es un veterano en la batalla. Policía neoyorquino desde el 82 y...

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Business of Disaster

Source: FrontlineWhen disaster strikes, who profits?In the wake of Hurricanes Harvey, Maria and Irma, don’t miss tonight's broadcast of Business of Disaster — FRONTLINE and NPR’s investigation of the...

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Un informe secreto del FBI trató de enlodar a Martin Luther King

Fuente: El PaisLa sorpresa vino de otro lado. La publicación de los últimos papeles secretos sobre el asesinato de John F. Kennedy ha sacado a la luz un sórdido informe destinado a empañar el nombre...

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Spanish government takes control of Catalonian universities

Source: NatureThe Spanish government has taken over responsibility for higher education and research in Catalonia, following the region’s unilateral declaration of independence on 27 October. It will...

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Un caso de seguro "hazard" será pleito de clase

Fuente: El Nuevo DiaEl Tribunal de Primera Instancia de Arecibo acogió la petición de un matrimonio que demandó a principios de este año al Banco Popular, sus corporaciones y varias aseguradoras por...

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Puerto Rico’s Power Authority to Cancel Whitefish Energy’s Suspicious $300M Contract

Source: GizmodoUpdate, 4:30 p.m.: Several news sources are reporting that Puerto Rico’s power authority will move to cancel its $300 million contract with Whitefish Energy following several damaging...

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