Monthly Archives: April 2015

Obama And Democrats Raise Their Minimum Wage Proposal To $12 – Huffington Post

Huffington Post Obama And Democrats Raise Their Minimum Wage Proposal To $12Huffington PostWASHINGTON — With fast-food workers going on strike and local governments raising their wage floors, Democrats in Congress have decided their stalled proposal to hike the minimum from $7.25 to $10.10 per hour needs to be revised. On Thursday, they …Democrats make minimum wage […]

Obama And Democrats Raise Their Minimum Wage Proposal To $12 – Huffington Post

Huffington Post Obama And Democrats Raise Their Minimum Wage Proposal To $12Huffington PostWASHINGTON — With fast-food workers going on strike and local governments raising their wage floors, Democrats in Congress have decided their stalled proposal to hike the minimum from $7.25 to $10.10 per hour needs to be revised. On Thursday, they …Democrats make minimum wage […]

Obama And Democrats Raise Their Minimum Wage Proposal To $12 – Huffington Post

Huffington Post Obama And Democrats Raise Their Minimum Wage Proposal To $12Huffington PostWASHINGTON — With fast-food workers going on strike and local governments raising their wage floors, Democrats in Congress have decided their stalled proposal to hike the minimum from $7.25 to $10.10 per hour needs to be revised. On Thursday, they …Democrats make minimum wage […]

Bernie Sanders Announces He Is Running for President – New York Times

New York Times Bernie Sanders Announces He Is Running for PresidentNew York TimesSenator Bernie Sanders, Independent of Vermont, announced Thursday that he was running for president as a Democrat, injecting a progressive voice into the contest and providing Hillary Rodham Clinton with her first official rival for the party's nomination.Opening 2016 presidential campaign, Sen. Sanders […]

Bernie Sanders Announces He Is Running for President – New York Times

New York Times Bernie Sanders Announces He Is Running for PresidentNew York TimesSenator Bernie Sanders, Independent of Vermont, announced Thursday that he was running for president as a Democrat, injecting a progressive voice into the contest and providing Hillary Rodham Clinton with her first official rival for the party's nomination.Opening 2016 presidential campaign, Sen. Sanders […]

Vietnamese Canadians mark ‘Journey to Freedom’ – CTV News

CTV News Vietnamese Canadians mark 'Journey to Freedom'CTV NewsHundreds of Vietnamese Canadians celebrate the first “Journey to Freedom Day” in Ottawa by doing something they would not be able to do in Vietnam, rallying in the streets. This year the Canadian government designated April 30th as “Journey to Freedom …Questions linger 40 years after last helicopter […]

Bernie Sanders Is A Socialist And That’s Not As Crazy As It Sounds – Huffington Post

Huffington Post Bernie Sanders Is A Socialist And That's Not As Crazy As It SoundsHuffington PostBernie Sanders, the Vermont senator who calls himself a socialist, is running for president. Don't be afraid. Sanders announced his candidacy on Thursday, via email to his supporters. He will seek the Democratic nomination, even though he won his Senate …Rare […]

Bernie Sanders Is A Socialist And That’s Not As Crazy As It Sounds – Huffington Post

Huffington Post Bernie Sanders Is A Socialist And That's Not As Crazy As It SoundsHuffington PostBernie Sanders, the Vermont senator who calls himself a socialist, is running for president. Don't be afraid. Sanders announced his candidacy on Thursday, via email to his supporters. He will seek the Democratic nomination, even though he won his Senate …Rare […]

First on CNN: Navy to escort US commercial ships near Iran – CNN

CNN First on CNN: Navy to escort US commercial ships near IranCNNWashington (CNN) CNN has learned that U.S. Navy warships will now accompany every U.S.-flagged commercial vessel that passes through the Strait of Hormuz due to concerns that ships from Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps navy could try to seize a U.S. …US Navy Starts Accompanying Ships […]

Returning to homeland, Vietnamese Americans make their mark – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Returning to homeland, Vietnamese Americans make their markLos Angeles TimesTwenty-seven years ago, Lam Ton was living his American dream. A former interpreter at the U.S. Embassy in Saigon, Vietnam, Ton was a can-do Chicago restaurateur who helped revive a declining neighborhood. He was also making a trailblazing return …Low-key ceremony at US consulate […]