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Arrested Louisiana teacher says lawsuit seems likely: ‘My First Amendment rights were violated’

Arrested Louisiana teacher says lawsuit seems likely: ‘My First Amendment rights were violated’  Chicago Tribune Outrage over teacher’s arrest leads to death threats for superintendent  CNN Deputy who arrested Louisiana teacher was sued for excessive force in 2012  NBCNews.com Deyshia Hargrave: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know | Heavy.com  Heavy.com Watch and read KATC’s full coverage of the Vermilion teacher incident  KATC Lafayette News ...

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Why people come to the US from President Trump’s ‘shithole’ countries

Why people come to the US from President Trump’s ‘shithole’ countries  CNN Anderson Cooper: ‘Let’s not kid ourselves,’ Trump’s comments are ‘racist’  The Hill Trump’s ‘shithole’ remark is the latest in long string of racial provocations  Los Angeles Times Trump derides protections for immigrants from ‘shithole’ countries  Washington Post Trump referred to Haiti and African nations as ‘shithole’ countries  NBCNews.com Full coverage

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Trump Boasts of ‘Very Good Relationship’ With North Korean Leader

Trump Boasts of ‘Very Good Relationship’ With North Korean Leader  New York Times Chinese Trade With North Korea Plunged by 50 Percent Last Month  Bloomberg A Group of Former Nuclear Launch Officers Calls President Trump “a Clear And Present Danger”  TIME A Plea for Silence  U.S. News & World Report Trump and Kim Jong Un Are Going to Lead the World Into War if ...

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Prosecutor launches probe of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens following extramarital affair revelation

Prosecutor launches probe of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens following extramarital affair revelation  Washington Post Prosecutor launches criminal investigation in connection to Missouri Gov. Greitens’ affair  ABC News Missouri sex scandal burns Illinois governor  Politico Missouri governor faces an uncertain future  CNN Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens’ extramarital affair was ‘the worst-kept secret in the world’  Los Angeles Times Full coverage

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House Extends Surveillance Law, Rejecting New Privacy Safeguards

House Extends Surveillance Law, Rejecting New Privacy Safeguards  New York Times WH: No contradiction in Trump’s tweets on surveillance law  The Hill House passes NSA spying bill after Trump tweets cause confusion  Reuters Judge Andrew Napolitano: Congress plotting to cut a hole in the Fourth Amendment, again  Fox News Trump’s ‘ping-pong’ on surveillance law sets off a 101-minute scramble  Washington Post Full coverage

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Up to 43 people still missing in Montecito; dead include four children

Up to 43 people still missing in Montecito; dead include four children  Los Angeles Times 30 square miles. 17 dead. More than 400 homes damaged. The tragic tale of deadly California mudslides  USA TODAY California mudslide: Rescuers hunt for survivors and victims  BBC News Climate Change in My Backyard  New York Times Full coverage

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To Lift Paychecks, Treasury Urges Companies to Act Quickly on New Tax Law

To Lift Paychecks, Treasury Urges Companies to Act Quickly on New Tax Law  New York Times IRS Sets Withholding Tables as GOP Pledges Paycheck Increase  Bloomberg New tax guidelines rely on workers to double-check their paychecks  Houston Chronicle Trump administration opts for speed over accuracy in implementing new tax law  Washington Post Full coverage

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Puerto Rico Governor Asks DOJ To Investigate Island’s Public Power Utility

Puerto Rico Governor Asks DOJ To Investigate Island’s Public Power Utility  NPR Weekly U.S. Influenza Surveillance Report | Seasonal Influenza (Flu) | CDC – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Florida Communities Scramble to Help Displaced Puerto Ricans  U.S. News & World Report Full coverage

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Woman left outside in hospital gown in Baltimore raises questions about discharge of mentally ill, homeless

Woman left outside in hospital gown in Baltimore raises questions about discharge of mentally ill, homeless  Baltimore Sun Baltimore hospital says it ‘failed’ after shocking video emerges of patient being left on street  Fox News Video shows patient left at cold bus stop wearing only hospital gown, socks  WLS-TV Full coverage

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