Jeb Bush tells Chuck Todd he’s ‘conflicted’ about the death penalty and that it needs reform

Jeb Bush tells Chuck Todd he’s ‘conflicted’ about the death penalty and that it needs reform

Reuters Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said he is conflicted about the death penalty and wants to see reforms in how it is implemented. Bush, in an interview taped for broadcast on Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” said executions can provide closure for families of murder victims but that other issues are involved. “It’s

New House Speaker Paul Ryan says it would be ‘ridiculous’ to work with Obama on immigration

New House Speaker Paul Ryan says it would be ‘ridiculous’ to work with Obama on immigration

Reuters U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Sunday it would be ridiculous to work with President Barack Obama on immigration policy reform, saying he cannot trust the president on the issue. Republicans have fought Obama’s unilateral steps that bypassed a gridlocked Congress to try to shield millions of illegal immigrants from deportation.

FBI knew Jared Fogle was a pedophile — and let him continue molesting children for years anyway

FBI knew Jared Fogle was a pedophile — and let him continue molesting children for years anyway

Free Thought Project In August, we learned the shocking truth that a familiar face on television—Jared Fogle, the Subway guy—was a pedophile who used his wealth, status, and secrecy to exploit kids. Fogle pleaded guilty to having sex with two minors and possessing homemade child pornography, although there were many more victims. He agreed to a plea deal where

A ‘President Bernie Sanders’ could end the federal marijuana ban without Congress — here’s how

A ‘President Bernie Sanders’ could end the federal marijuana ban without Congress — here’s how

Scott Keyes, The Guardian The Democratic 2016 contender has urged an end to US opposition to the substance. When Vermont senator Bernie Sanders called for an end to federal marijuana prohibition this week before an audience of college students, he went further than any major national presidential candidate before him. “It’s the first time a

Volkswagen failed to notify US regulators about vehicle accident deaths and injuries

Volkswagen failed to notify US regulators about vehicle accident deaths and injuries

International Business Times

Volkswagen Did Not Notify US Regulator About Fatal Accident: Report

Volkswagen AG did not inform the U.S. National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) database about at least one death and three injuries involving its cars, Bloomberg reported Monday. Automakers, by law, need to report all claims of possible vehicle defects within 30 days of the end of the quarter to the NHTSA database, which saves lives…