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Wisconsin Court Strikes Blow Against Unions: Rules Right-To-Work Law Constitutional

Wisconsin Court Strikes Blow Against Unions: Rules Right-To-Work Law Constitutional | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
On Tuesday, the Wisconsin Court of Appeals dealt a strong blow against the state’s unions, unanimously ruling the state's right-to-work law was constitutional.
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WATCH: Hillary Slams Trump's U.N. Remarks As 'Dark,' 'Dangerous'

WATCH: Hillary Slams Trump's U.N. Remarks As 'Dark,' 'Dangerous' | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Appearing on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on Tuesday night, Hillary Clinton took the opportunity to rip President Trump for his remarks at the United Nations vis-à-vis North Korea, which she called “dark” and “dangerous.”
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Suspect in brutal 1992 murder of Lisa Ziegert to be named Monday

Suspect in brutal 1992 murder of Lisa Ziegert to be named Monday | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Authorities will announce a significant development Monday in the probe of the 1992 murder of 24-year-old Lisa Ziegert, an Agawam store clerk who was kidnapped from a shop where she worked and stabbed repeatedly, in a horrific crime that had long stymied detectives. Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni’s office said the news will be dislcosed during a 2 p.m. news conference in Springfield. The case ranks as “one of the most notorious unsolved cases in Western Massachusetts,” Gulluni’s spokesman, Jim Leydon, said in a phone interview over the weekend. “There’s a significant amount of resources the DA provided to the case that . . . led to this new development,” Leydon said, adding that
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A father put on a clown mask to punish his 6-year-old. Now he’s charged with inducing panic.

A father put on a clown mask to punish his 6-year-old. Now he’s charged with inducing panic. | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
An Ohio man who tried to discipline his 6-year-old daughter by chasing her around in a clown mask has been charged after she ran screaming to a stranger’s apartment — prompting that neighbor to fire a gunshot into the air, police say. The incident occurred just before 10 p.m. Saturday, when 25-year-old Vernon Barrett Jr. donned a clown mask and began chasing his young daughter outside their apartment in Boardman Township, a suburb of Youngstown, Ohio. It was supposed to be a prank, Barrett later told police, a way to get the child to behave without resorting to spanking. A police report did not specify why he was trying to discipline his daughter that day. Instead, the frightened child ran to
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Under Trump, Most Americans Lack Basic Knowledge to Understand Current Events, Study Finds

Under Trump, Most Americans Lack Basic Knowledge to Understand Current Events, Study Finds | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
When the public hears news of a travel ban proposed by Donald Trump being struck down in whole or in part by the courts, it should recognize the interaction between the executive and judicial branches of government and remember that freedom of religion is protected by the First Amendment. “So there
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North Korea Tests 2nd Missile Over Japan: 3 Key Defense Picks

North Korea Tests 2nd Missile Over Japan: 3 Key Defense Picks | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
North Korean President Kim Jong-Un fired an intermediate range ballistic missile on Sep 15, which flew over Japan. U.S. along with other nations strongly condemned the act.
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Roy Moore names Native Americans, Asians as 'reds and yellows' in campaign speech

Roy Moore names Native Americans, Asians as 'reds and yellows' in campaign speech | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore sparked a wave of backlash on Sunday when he referred to Native Americans and Asians as "reds and yellows" during a campaign speech.
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FBI Wiretapped Manafort Before And After Trump Campaign, Reports Say

FBI Wiretapped Manafort Before And After Trump Campaign, Reports Say | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Federal officials obtained a wiretap of adviser Paul Manafort, according to reports. There's concern he might have been communicating with Russian operatives who wanted to influence the 2016 election.
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Man jailed for posting picture of dead Grenfell Tower victim on Facebook explains why he did it

Man jailed for posting picture of dead Grenfell Tower victim on Facebook explains why he did it | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Omega Mwaikambo, 43, who was given a three-month prison sentence for sharing the images on Facebook, said he was "traumatised" in the wake of the disaster.
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Hobby Lobby cotton display goes viral for being 'racist'

Hobby Lobby cotton display goes viral for being 'racist' | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Facebook user Daniell Rider posted a photo to Hobby Lobby’s Facebook page, of a vase of cotton flowers displayed in a Texas store. She captioned it, “This decor is WRONG on SO many levels. There is nothing decorative about raw cotton... A commodity which was gained at the expense of African-American
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Are Nicole Kidman's Scientologist children forbidden to speak to her? Emmys speech leads to speculation

Are Nicole Kidman's Scientologist children forbidden to speak to her? Emmys speech leads to speculation | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Nicole Kidman's impassioned acceptance speech was one of the highlights of the Emmys -- but careful listeners noticed something both telling and troubling.
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Floyd Mayweather Jr Defends Trump's 'Locker Room Talk': He Speaks Like a 'Real Man' - Breitbart

Floyd Mayweather Jr Defends Trump's 'Locker Room Talk': He Speaks Like a 'Real Man' - Breitbart | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Floyd Mayweather Jr Defends Trump's 'Locker Room Talk': He Speaks Like a 'Real Man'
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Hackers Tried to Destroy Red Ice + Update on the New Members Website

Henrik talks about the very latest after the extraordinary attack on Red Ice. A lot of work has been done behind the scenes to be able to resume norma
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What Is Irene Roberts Challenge? Kenneka Jenkins' Death Spawns Ugly Trend

What Is Irene Roberts Challenge? Kenneka Jenkins' Death Spawns Ugly Trend | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
The challenge was condemned by some Twitter users.
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Donald Trump says UN has ‘not met full potential’ as he attends first General Assembly

Donald Trump says UN has ‘not met full potential’ as he attends first General Assembly | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
President Donald Trump made his debut at the United Nations on Monday, using his first moments at the world body to urge the 193-nation organization to reduce bureaucracy and costs while more clearly defining its mission around the world. But while Trump chastised the United Nations - an organization
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Interior chief urges shrinking 4 national monuments in West

Interior chief urges shrinking 4 national monuments in West | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending that four large national monuments in the West be reduced in size, potentially opening up hundreds of thousands of acres of land revered for natural beaut
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Photo Of Rohingya Woman Mourning Her Dead Infant Underscores Worsening Crisis

Photo Of Rohingya Woman Mourning Her Dead Infant Underscores Worsening Crisis | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
The bloodshed overtaking Myanmar’s Rakhine state forced Hamida, a Rohingya Muslim, to run from her homeland last week.
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Randy Potter’s body sat at KCI for eight months. Why didn’t Lenexa police check airport parking lots?

Randy Potter’s body sat at KCI for eight months. Why didn’t Lenexa police check airport parking lots? | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
When a grown man goes missing, one of the first places police normally look is the nearest airport parking lot. So how can it be that eight months after T-Mobile manager Randy Potter’s distraught family reported his disappearance to the Lenexa Police and to authorities at Kansas City International Airport, his decomposed body was found right there in his truck in an airport parking lot? Police didn’t ignore the case, but on the contrary spent “a few hundred man hours” on it. They came to believe 53-year-old Potter had left his family — yet somehow still never thought to check KCI parking lots. Which is how his remains were only discovered last week, after someone complained about the odor coming
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Ancient Rome: Mass Grave Filled With Skeletons Baffles Archaeologists in Turkey

Ancient Rome: Mass Grave Filled With Skeletons Baffles Archaeologists in Turkey | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
The unearthing of an ancient mass grave filled with Roman skeletons has left archeologists in modern Turkey grappling for answers after they uncovered the multiburial tomb dating back to the first and third centuries A.D. The skeletons of 24 people including one child were uncovered during excavations
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Trump lawyers dish on Russia probe at steakhouse as NYT reporter listens in

Trump lawyers dish on Russia probe at steakhouse as NYT reporter listens in | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Two of President Trump’s lawyers were overheard by a New York Times reporter “loudly discussing” the Russia investigation at a Washington, D.C., steakhouse next to the newspaper’s D.C. bureau. The conversation led to a front-page story about tension within Trump’s legal team.
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Wikileaks releases documents it claims detail Russia mass surveillance apparatus

Wikileaks releases documents it claims detail Russia mass surveillance apparatus | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Wikileaks has released a new cache of documents which it claims detail surveillance apparatus used by the Russian state to spy on Internet and mobile users.
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Post-vigil protest for slain Georgia Tech student; 3 arrests

Post-vigil protest for slain Georgia Tech student; 3 arrests | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
ATLANTA (AP) — Three people were arrested during a protest that followed a vigil for a Georgia Tech student who was fatally shot by campus police, a university spokesman said.
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When hate speech isn't a crime: Small-town football team faces this issue

When hate speech isn't a crime: Small-town football team faces this issue | Culture Curator | Scoop.it
Five students in the town of Creston staged a cross burning that was captured on social media earlier this month, with all of them wearing white hoods.
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