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'Hamilton' member gives Pence earful. Trump: "Apologize!"

NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump demanded an apology from the cast of the Broadway musical "Hamilton" a day after an actor in the hit …

Donald Trump

Pope Francis appoints 17 new cardinals in Vatican ceremony

Pope Francis has created 17 new cardinals from diverse backgrounds, as he continues to reshape the Roman Catholic hierarchy.<p>Among those appointed was the Archbishop of Dhaka, Bangladesh - the country has never had a cardinal before.

Christianity

Sanders vows to hold Trump's feet to fire, work to transform Dems

Donald Trump may have won the presidency, but he didn't win the popular vote and he will be held accountable for every campaign promise he made, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders vowed Friday night before a packed crowd gathered at Naperville's North Central College.<p>The one-time presidential candidate, who …

Reader: Denver's Architectural History and Beauty Being Trashed for Growth

Can someone other than a home's owner have the building designated historic? That's the question Judith Battista is asking, now that Denver City …

Urbanism

Eight Restaurants That Opened in 2016: Reviews by Gretchen Kurtz

Pierogi at Steuben's in Arvada.<p>Danielle Lirette<p>Chef de cuisine Bob Blair and his team in the open kitchen at Coperta.<p>Danielle Lirette<p><b>Coperta Could Be</b> …

Amal Clooney: Trump's ideas would break international human rights laws

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> International human rights lawyer Amal Clooney warned that President-elect Donald Trump's policies would harm Muslim Americans in the US and across the world.<p>Speaking at a Texas women's conference this week, she said some of Trump's ideas would break international human rights …

Rights & Freedoms

Donald Trump: Hamilton cast 'harassed' Mike Pence

Donald Trump claims the cast of <i>Hamilton</i> “harassed” Mike Pence during the vice president-elect’s visit to the hit Broadway show on Friday night.<p>“Our …

Sanctuary cities risk billions in defiance of Trump

New York. Santa Fe. Chicago<b>.</b><p>Some of America's largest cities say they are going to remain so-called sanctuary cities even though they risk being cut off financially by the federal government once Donald Trump takes office.<p>As part of his immigration plan, President-elect Trump has pledged to block …

Immigration

Sweden opens a hotline to report 'mansplaining'

Carol Hills | PRI.org<p>Mansplaining. By now you've probably had it 'splained to you. But just in case, here's Swedish gender expert Christina Knight on the subject:<p>New hotline gives women opportunity to talk about 'Mansplaining'<p>A new hotline in Sweden allows women to call in about mansplaining, when …

Feminism

Debug Politics says it’s time for the tech industry to help solve political problems

Silicon Valley has been lampooned as the place where entrepreneurs like to declare they’re “making the world a better place” when they’re actually just trying to make money. But now a new, nonpartisan initiative called Debug Politics is encouraging the tech industry to live up to the catchphrase — …

Tech Industry

Ten Rules for Thanksgiving

<b>10. Turkey Is Only Important Symbolically, and as Leftovers</b><br>Everyone agrees that turkey is the star of the day: It gives the house that all-important …

How to Keep It Local When Shopping for Thanksgiving Appetizers

While the turkey remains the star of Thanksgiving, you still need to consider some good nibbles to put out before the main event. What kind of treats …

Cheese

Rocky Flats Legacy Lives on With Studies of Area Health Problems, Property Values

For the study, MSU researchers and students collected data from 1,700 residents who lived within the boundaries of Highway 128/120th Avenue on the …

Class Action

Fifteen Classic Protest Songs

<b>4. Sex Pistols, “God Save the Queen”</b><br>Released during the current Queen’s silver jubilee (25-year anniversary) in 1977, at a time when working-class …

Vietnam War

Interior Secretary Nixes Drilling Leases on Roan Plateau, Thompson Divide

In 2008, shortly before Bush left office, the Bureau of Land Management, over strong protests from much of Colorado's congressional delegation, …

Oil & Gas Industry

Sanders Adviser Larry Cohen: Trump Adviser Steve Bannon is Enemy of the People, Protector of Hate

Bernie Sanders' Surprise Speech Outside the White House on Rejecting Dakota Pipeline & Trump

WATCH: In under 3 minutes Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman explains just how much pull the corporate media has in the 2016 elections

Amy Goodman is an investigative journalist who is the host and cofounder of the independent news broadcast Democracy Now! The War and Peace Report. …

Middle-class