Eduardo Hernandez

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History: Ancient Rome for Kids

Nature Company Discoveries library: Ancient Rome by Judith Simpson. 1997.<p>Exploring the culture, people & ideas of this powerful empire by Avery Hart …

We might soon have 9 states where pot is simultaneously legal and illegal. That’s a problem.

A few weeks ago, the Washington Post reported that support for marijuana legalization is slightly leading in all five states where it will be on the ballot in November — California, Massachusetts, Maine, Nevada, and Arizona.<p>Whatever happens, it seems almost certain that at least one of these states …

Brace yourself for a bitterly cold winter, as climate change shifts the polar vortex

Scientists have long said global warming will bring extreme weather.<p>It’s coming back.<p>The polar vortex that shocked the northeast with extremely cold …

The Latest: Comey felt obliged to send letter to Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT):<p>10:30 p.m.<p>FBI Director James Comey says he felt an "obligation" to …

Yemen rebels deny their missile targeted holy city of Mecca

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Yemen's Shiite rebels and their allies fired a ballistic missile deep into Saudi Arabia, an overnight strike that …

Clinton eyes Biden for secretary of state

'They are spending a lot of time figuring out the best way to try to persuade him to do it if she wins,' a source tells POLITICO.<p>Joe Biden is at the top of the internal short list Hillary Clinton’s transition team is preparing for her pick to be secretary of state, a source familiar with the …

Ted Cruz Suggests Senate Republicans May Leave Supreme Court Spot Vacant

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is raising the possibility that Republicans would decline to fill the Supreme Court’s vacancy if Democrat Hillary Clinton is …

The First 100 Days: What Clinton And Trump Want To Get Done

Imagine for a moment that it's Jan. 21, 2017. After a chilly inauguration the day before, the parades and festivities have ended. And the new president of the United States is ready for his or her first day of work.<p>"What follows is my 100-day action plan to make America great again," Donald Trump …

India, Pakistan each expel a diplomat amid rising tensions

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan and India on Thursday each expelled a diplomat from the other country in an exchange amid escalating tensions between the …

Will the Next President Face a Recession? Don’t Assume So

The economic expansion that has been underway in the United States since 2009 is getting old, and soon will die.<p>At least that’s the conclusion you would reach from various news media prognostications about the economic environment the next president will face.<p>“The next president will likely face a …

China, Saudi Arabia hold joint 'anti-terror' drills

Special forces from China and Saudi Arabia have held their first joint anti-terrorism drills, state media reported, in China's latest effort to expand security ties in the Middle East.<p>The two-week training, which took place in China's southwestern city of Chongqing from October 10, was attended by …

With French camp razed, moved migrants try to adapt again

CALAIS, France (AP) — Thousands of migrants dispersed this week from the now-torched camp they had called home in Calais are struggling to adapt to …

China officials stuff cotton gauze into air monitoring equipment to falsify results

China has detained five local officials after they jammed cotton gauze into sensors used to monitor pollution in an attempt to improve air quality readings, media reported.<p>The environmental officials had also tampered with computers to alter the results of pollution monitoring in the northern city …

Sean Hannity offers to send Barack Obama’s family to Kenya: “You can’t come back”

“I’ll pay for you to go to Canada. You want to go to Kenya? I’ll pay for you to go to Kenya. Jakarta”<p>Fox News host Sean Hannity is apparently grumpier than usual as his preferred Republican presidential candidate slips further behind Democratic contender Hillary Clinton in national and battleground …