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Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to clog the nation's capital for Donald Trump's inauguration and a major demonstration the day after, but how many will actually arrive to party or protest is an open question. Officials estimate that 800,000 to 900,000 people will be present Friday... [...]
Mon, Jan 16, 2017
Source Chicago Tribune – Nationwide
The Health Ministry in Kyrgyzstan says a cargo plane has crashed in a residential area just outside the Central Asian country's main airport, killing 32 people. The ministry said Monday that the Turkish airline Boeing 747 crash-landed just outside the Manas airport, south of the capital Bishkek,... [...]
Sun, Jan 15, 2017
Source Chicago Tribune – Nationwide
Prosecutors requested the arrest Monday of the Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong as a bribery suspect in the influence-peddling scandal that led to the impeachment of South Korea's president. The special prosecutors office said it had ask the court to approve a warrant for the arrest of Lee, the 48-year-old... [...]
Sun, Jan 15, 2017
Source Chicago Tribune – Nationwide
The gap between the super-rich and the poorest half of the global population is starker than previously thought, with just eight men, from Bill Gates to Michael Bloomberg, owning as much wealth as 3.6 billion people, according to an analysis by Oxfam released Monday. Presenting its findings on... [...]
Sun, Jan 15, 2017
Source Chicago Tribune – Nationwide
President-elect Donald Trump said in a weekend interview that he is nearing completion of a plan to replace President Barack Obama's signature health-care law with the goal of "insurance for everybody," while also vowing to force drug companies to negotiate directly with the government on prices... [...]
Sun, Jan 15, 2017
Source Chicago Tribune – Nationwide

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