How affordable is the Affordable Care Act? Only one insurer remains in North Carolina

How affordable is the Affordable Care Act? Only one insurer remains in North Carolina

by WorldTribune Staff, October 17, 2016 Just one health insurer, Blue Cross Blue Shield, remains in North Carolina. And its rates are rising by about 25 percent. “In no other state will as many people find such limited choice. But what is happening to North Carolinians epitomizes a national checkerboard of ACA haves and have-nots,” […]

Obama-Clinton takes ties with Moscow from ‘reset’ to the brink of cyber war

Obama-Clinton takes ties with Moscow from ‘reset’ to the brink of cyber war

by WorldTribune Staff, October 16, 2016 U.S.-Russia relations have deteriorated rapidly in recent days, with President Barack Obama vowing to launch a cyber war against Moscow for its alleged meddling in the U.S. presidential election. Democrats hit the warpath after accusing Russia of hacking the email accounts of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and Hillary […]

Network news gave 23 times more coverage to Trump sex allegations than to new WikiLeaks Clinton emails

Network news gave 23 times more coverage to Trump sex allegations than to new WikiLeaks Clinton emails

by WorldTribune Staff, October 16, 2016 Network news broadcasts, watched by an average of 22 to 24 million Americans each night, devoted less than a minute of coverage to the latest WikiLeaks revelations on Oct. 13 compared to 23 minutes on the unsubstantiated allegations of unwanted sexual advances lodged by four women against GOP candidate […]

Reporter who broke Monica Lewinsky story: NBC edited Juanita Broaddrick interview to spare Hillary

Reporter who broke Monica Lewinsky story: NBC edited Juanita Broaddrick interview to spare Hillary

by WorldTribune Staff, October 16, 2016 NBC should release in full its initial interview with Bill Clinton rape accuser Juanita Broaddrick, journalist Michael Issikoff said. Isikoff, the reporter who broke the story of the Bill Clinton-Monica Lewinsky affair, said in an Oct. 13 discussion on sidewire.com that NBC should release the tape of an interview […]

Clinical psychologist advises America on how to remain sane during crazy campaign

Clinical psychologist advises America on how to remain sane during crazy campaign

by WorldTribune Staff, October 16, 2016 The 2016 U.S. presidential campaign has widened what has become huge divide in the country, and even in some households. The escalating tension is even driving some American voters away from normal pastimes like watching NFL games and from there, around the bend. More than half of Americans say […]

TV coverage in North Carolina of rallies by candidates, Graham called ‘selective’

TV coverage in North Carolina of rallies by candidates, Graham called ‘selective’

by WorldTribune Staff, October 16, 2016 Donald Trump is packing huge arenas with tens of thousands of supporters on a daily basis while Hillary Clinton plays to much smaller audiences. Media consumers limited to major outlets would never be aware of this huge discrepancy in attendance, online critics have pointed out. The same is even […]

FARC accord rejected by Colombian public days after president was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

FARC accord rejected by Colombian public days after president was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

Special to WorldTribune.com By By Benjamin Lawler, Editor, GIS/Defense & Foreign Affairs How did Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Calderón of Colombia so miscalculate popular Colombian voter sentiment regarding the peace process which he negotiated over years of effort with the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC)? The long-awaited Sept. 26, 2016, peace accord signing […]

Hillary Clinton threatened to ‘ring China with missile defense’ if N. Korea nuclear program not stopped

Hillary Clinton threatened to ‘ring China with missile defense’ if N. Korea nuclear program not stopped

by WorldTribune Staff, October 14, 2016 Hillary Clinton warned that if Beijing didn’t “control” North Korea the U.S. would “ring China with missile defense.” The Chinese military was “the biggest supporters of a provocative North Korea. So China, come on. You either control them or we’re going to have to defend against them,” the former […]

Climate change alarmists disappointed Hurricane Matthew wasn’t more devastating

Climate change alarmists disappointed Hurricane Matthew wasn’t more devastating

by WorldTribune Staff, October 14, 2016 Hurricane Matthew killed at least 42 Americans, 22 in North Carolina, and caused some $9 billion in damage. Apparently, that wasn’t devastating enough for the alarmists who believe climate change is the biggest security threat on the planet. As Matthew was hugging Florida’s coast, Marshall Shepherd, a professor in […]

Report: U.S. cash to Iran may have funded Houthi attack on American Navy

Report: U.S. cash to Iran may have funded Houthi attack on American Navy

by WorldTribune Staff, October 13, 2016 Iran likely used a portion of the Obama administration’s $1.7 billion cash payment to arm Houthi rebels in Yemen who recently fired missiles at a U.S. Navy vessel in the Red Sea, a report said. Members of Congress are investigating how American taxpayer funds are being used by Iran […]