Happy New Year, everyone. With 2016 now a distant memory, it's time to reflect on all the great things VHTRC members accomplished on the trail last year â€¦ which means itâ€™s time to nominate your fellow runners for our annual VHTRC awards.
'I have suffered a great deal from writers who have quoted this or that sentence of mine either out of its context or in juxtaposition to some incongruous matter which quite distorted my meaning , or destroyed it altogether.'
'I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We've created life in our own image.'
The Department of Homeland Security Tuesday laid out the Trump administration's plans for aggressive enforcement of immigration laws, including a potentially massive expansion of the number of people detained and deported.
The Trump administration is planning to roll out as early as this week a revised executive order on immigration that the President says will 'protect our people' while at the same time pass muster with courts that halted an earlier version.
After comments surfaced in which he seemed to endorse sex between younger boys and men, Milo Yiannopoulos resigned from Breitbart News and apologized to abuse victims, saying that he was also sexually abused as a child.
President Donald Trump said Tuesday the recent spate of threats targeting the Jewish community in the US are 'horrible' and 'painful' as he faced a growing chorus of calls from Democrats and Jewish leaders urging him to speak out.
US Park Police discovered several instances of bizarre, conspiratorial graffiti at the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and the World War II Memorial over Presidents Day weekend, officials said.
The deportation force is here. According to new Department of Homeland Security (DHS) memos, the Trump administration plans to vastly expand the pool of undocumented immigrants in the United States who will be targeted for removal.
Restaurant Brands, the company that owns Burger King and Tim Hortons, is buying Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen for nearly $2 billion. Shares of both companies surge on the news. The deal is a win for Warren Buffett, too.
A former US ambassador to Sweden said Monday that the country was perfectly safe even though it had accepted a large number of refugees from Syria, refuting concerns raised by President Donald Trump during a rally Saturday.
Like any other girl, 16-y old Jazz Jennings always loved dolls and dresses. But Jazz wasn't a normal girl - she was born a boy. She is one of the youngest people to be documented as transgender, and it has garnered her a following. The latest installment of this appreciative fandom is a doll version of the teen.
The Trump administration on Tuesday delivered its most explicit embrace yet of Obama-era protections for young undocumented immigrants -- while at the same time issuing new rules that immigration advocates fear effectively chips away at the previous barriers to deportation.
Testosterone therapy, when used by men over age 65 who have low testosterone levels, offers some health benefits but also poses potential risks, suggests a roundup of five new studies in the Journal of American Medicine and JAMA Internal Medicine.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer predicted Tuesday that Senate Republicans will struggle to get enough Democratic support to achieve two of their main upcoming legislative goals: confirming Judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court and repealing and replacing Obamacare.
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt tried his best Tuesday to fuse his humbler vision of his new agency with his stated respect for its long-serving, ambitious regulators in his maiden speech to EPA employees.
For years, conservatives have railed against Hollywood's liberal political leanings, gleefully citing declining award-show ratings as proof that people were turned off by civics lectures from privileged stars.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday will take up the case of a 15-year-old Mexican national who was shot to death in 2010 as he cowered behind a pillar in Mexico, by a US Border Patrol agent standing on American soil.
The snow-capped mountains in Appin, West Scotland, are a hiker's paradise. They attract hundreds of tourists every year and up until a couple of years ago, many would have stayed at the 37-bedroom Stewart hotel.
On 'The Axe Files' with David Axelrod, former campaign manager to President Trump Corey Lewandowski said that never in his tenure did Trump ever talk about wanting help from the Russians. Lewandowski also addressed the mass voter fraud Trump has alleged in New Hampshire.
President Donald Trump has made visiting his Florida golf courses a near every-weekend habit in the first month of his administration, and his aides are trying to obscure whether Trump is actually golfing during the visits.
Even as he worked to assure European leaders that the Trump administration isn't looking to scrap longstanding transatlantic ties, Vice President Mike Pence was met with outward skepticism from the bloc's top leaders on Monday.
When asked about President Trump's immigration policy and whether a deported Mexican woman and mother of two was a threat, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the administration should not have to decide who should and should not be deported.