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Another migrant has died in CBP custody – the 4th in recent months

Another migrant has died in CBP custody – the 4th in recent months

A 40-year-old Mexican migrant died in custody of the US Customs and Border Protection on Monday, the fourth known person to die in its custody in recent months. The man died at Las Palmas Medical Center in El Paso, Texas, after being apprehended by CBP agents for illegal re-entry early Sunday morning, according to a…MORE

FedEx faces more trade headwinds

FedEx faces more trade headwinds

Growing trade tensions continue to be bad news for FedEx. The delivery company on Tuesday posted weak results and warned of more trouble ahead. Shares fell 5% in after-hours trading. FedEx reported net income in the most recent quarter of $797 million — more than a 20% drop compared to a year earlier. The company…MORE

Trump names new FAA boss with Boeing grounding as backdrop

Trump names new FAA boss with Boeing grounding as backdrop

President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated a former Delta Airlines executive to become the new administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration as the country’s airlines continue coping with the grounding of Boeing 737 Max jets. The White House said Trump was naming Steve Dickson, who retired recently as Delta’s vice president for flight operations, to…MORE

What getting rid of the Electoral College would actually do

What getting rid of the Electoral College would actually do

On Monday night, in a CNN town hall in Jackson, Mississippi, Sen. Elizabeth Warren made some news: She supports getting rid of the electoral college as the method by which we elect presidents. “My view is that every vote matters and the way we can make that happen is that we can have national voting…MORE

White House misses Democrats’ deadline to turn over docs

White House misses Democrats’ deadline to turn over docs

The White House missed a House Judiciary Committee deadline to turn over scores of records as part of a sweeping Democratic-led investigation into whether President Donald Trump abused his power in office, according to a source familiar with the situation. And some former White House officials who received letters from the committee requesting documents, including…MORE

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