A protestor at an SEIU rally in Los Angeles, California / AP

A protestor at an SEIU rally in Los Angeles, California / AP

The Texas chapter of one of the nation’s most powerful unions filed for bankruptcy after losing a multi-million dollar lawsuit for a smear campaign against a Houston janitorial company.

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De Blasio Requests $35M for Trump’s New York Security Costs

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio / AP

New York City is asking the federal government for nearly $35 million in funds to cover the cost of President-elect Donald Trump’s security, Mayor Bill de Blasio said at a news conference Monday.

Colleges Turn Blind Eye to Anti-Semitic Behavior

Anti-Israel protest on New York City's Brooklyn Bridge / AP

Colleges in the United States are allowing and even encouraging anti-Semitic groups to preach hatred on their campuses, with groups of pro-Palestinian students engaging in a variety of behaviors against Jews and the state of Israel, according to a New York Post report published Monday.

Ivanka Trump to Meet With Al Gore to Discuss Climate Change

Al Gore

Ivanka Trump is set to meet with former Vice President Al Gore on Monday to discuss climate change, an issue over which Trump reportedly has great interest despite her father calling it a hoax.

Trump to Choose Dr. Ben Carson for HUD Secretary

Dr. Ben Carson / AP

Donald Trump is expected to nominate retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson to serve as his secretary for the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the president-elect’s transition team said Monday.

Trump Assembling Team of Fierce Iran Deal Opponents

Donald Trump

President-elect Donald Trump has been assembling a national security team stacked with fierce opponents of last year’s comprehensive nuclear deal with Iran, signaling what is expected to be a major departure from the Obama administration’s final bid to preserve the deal before leaving office, according to multiple sources familiar with Trump’s transition plans.

Trump Assembling Team of Fierce Iran Deal Opponents

Donald Trump

President-elect Donald Trump has been assembling a national security team stacked with fierce opponents of last year’s comprehensive nuclear deal with Iran, signaling what is expected to be a major departure from the Obama administration’s final bid to preserve the deal before leaving office, according to multiple sources familiar with Trump’s transition plans.

Colleges Turn Blind Eye to Anti-Semitic Behavior

Anti-Israel protest on New York City's Brooklyn Bridge / AP

Colleges in the United States are allowing and even encouraging anti-Semitic groups to preach hatred on their campuses, with groups of pro-Palestinian students engaging in a variety of behaviors against Jews and the state of Israel, according to a New York Post report published Monday.

Ivanka Trump to Meet With Al Gore to Discuss Climate Change

Al Gore

Ivanka Trump is set to meet with former Vice President Al Gore on Monday to discuss climate change, an issue over which Trump reportedly has great interest despite her father calling it a hoax.