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Some Facebook employees are furious. CEO of Global Public Policy, supported by Brett Kavanaugh

Facebook VP for Global Public Joel Kaplan met Donald Trump's campaign manager for digital business, Brad Parscale, at the Trump Tower in December 2016. Photo: Evan Vucci (AP) Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court in a 50 -48 vote with only one democrat, senator Joe Manchin, voted hunting on Saturday, despite massive protests and several allegations of sexual …

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The Tabernacle Choir name change marks the church's shift

Breaking News Emails Get deleted news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered everyday mornings. SUBSCRIBE SALT LAKE CITY – The world famous Mormon tabernacle choir sings the same melody but under a new name. The choir was baptized on Friday to remove the word Mormon in a move aimed at ending the stenography of the …

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Kavanaugh vote: Shared Senate ready to confirm Trumps nominee

John Wagner National reporter who led the post-breaking political news story October 6 at 16:23 The Senate voted to confirm Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh as the Supreme Court's 114th Justice on Saturday with one of The narrowest margins in the history of the institution, as the police stood guard and protesting shouted by "shame, shame" echoed through the Senate Chamber. …

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Brett Kavanaugh vote: Watch live stream of senate cast final vote to confirm judge Kavanaugh to supreme court – live updates

Key Senators Announce How To Vote For Kavanaugh Murkowski and Manchin were two of the last holders of how to vote for Kavanaugh's confirmation, along with Republican Sens. Susan Collins and Jeff Flake. Flake announced Friday morning that he would support Kavanaugh's confirmation and repeat his statement on support the previous week. But some Republicans were concerned that Flake would …

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Man sucks Disney World after unsuccessful proposals land him in jail

July 8, 2015 was supposed to be "one of the most important" in Marc Rubin's life. He planned to propose his girlfriend in front of Cinderella's Castle in Walt Disney World where the couple, her children and one of their friends had just stopped watching the nightly Magic Kingdom parade. Instead, Rubin ended in prison. Now he lowers the park …

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US soldier killed in Afghanistan identified

US. Officials have identified the US soldier as killed in Afghanistan earlier this week. The Defense Department said Spc. James A. Slape, 23, from Morehead City, North Carolina, was killed Thursday after suffering wounds from an improvised explosive device (IED) . Slape awarded the 60th Troop Command, the North Carolina Army National Guard. Officials said he supported Operation Freedom Sentinel …

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Yellowstone geyser traces junk from the 1930s

When the Yellowstone Ear Spring started exploding last month, it was a sight that had not seen for decades. It is a natural wonder, but what it spelled out was anything but that. After the warmth, resting since 1957, lowering water up to 30 meters in the air, the officials of the park found piles of artificial litter, including a …

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Senators representing less than half the U.S. are about to confirm a nominee opposed by most Americans

President Trump introduces his Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, in the East Room at the White House on July 9. (Leah Millis / Reuters) Philip Bump National correspondent focused largely on the numbers behind politics October 6 at 1:09 AM There have been five presidents who assumed the office after having lost the popular vote. Between them, they …

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Missing Maine teachers believed to have died near the home

Kristin Westra disappeared from his home on Monday morning, police said. Missing Maine teachers seems to have died near her home, according to reports. Kristin Westra, 47, in North Yarmouth, was reported Monday. "My heart was broken today," said the man, Jay Westra, on the Facebook post after the discovery of the body, reported the New York Post. Children playing …

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