New Orleans electric utility confirms people were paid to support its power plant

A public relations firm, with a long history of using questionable tactics in its campaigns for energy industry clients, hired local actors to show support for a controversial natural gas power plant proposed by Entergy New Orleans LLC, according to an internal investigation conducted by…

Sarah Sanders clumsily dodges difficult question about Trump, Cohen and the Fifth amendment

Donald Trump has a history of bashing those who plead the Fifth. At a rally in 2016, Trump said, “The mob takes the Fifth. If you’re innocent, why are you taking the Fifth?” and during a debate with former Secretary of State and then-Democratic nominee…

Michigan State president threatens Nassar victim during volatile Board of Trustees meeting

Somehow, Michigan State keeps making the worst sexual assault scandal in the history of U.S. sports even worse. On Friday, after a week in which Michigan State officials revealed identifying information about a gang rape survivor, some of the more than 250 victims of former…

Teacher Fired For Calling Military ‘The Lowest Of The Low’

A history teacher who was videotaped telling his students that only dumb people join the U.S. military has been fired by the suburban Southern California school district where he has taught for more than 15 years. El Rancho Unified School District President Aurora R. Villon…