New Mexico state government to unveil $1.1B in tax cuts

A new tax cut package in New Mexico will add $1 billion to the state’s budget, state officials said Thursday.State Sen. Mark Diaz (D-Laramie), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, told reporters the plan would raise about $300 million over five years.It also includes a $400 million tax cut for individuals and $400,000 for businesses, Diaz said.He […]

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How to spot fake news in your own life

If you’re one of those people who finds yourself stuck in a web of fake news and misinformation, then you may want to start looking at what to look for when you find it.And if you have trouble finding out where to start, the Lad Bible offers a useful toolkit of fake-news tips to help. The Lad Bible is the bible […]

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Why is it the BBC is struggling to get news out of Australia?

The BBC is facing criticism from politicians over its coverage of the refugee crisis in Australia, with some saying the corporation is failing to deliver on its promises to report the facts.The news organisation has also come under fire for its coverage in recent days of a deadly fire at its headquarters in Melbourne, in which two staff members were […]

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Why you might be surprised by the amount of media coverage of the US election

On November 7, 2016, the US House of Representatives passed the United States Freedom of Information Act.It is an omnibus bill that, among other things, provides for the release of the names of journalists who are employed by the Federal Government and for the removal of any records that might be kept that might suggest that their work is biased. One […]

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US ‘sustained pressure’ on Pakistan to release journalist released in US drone strike

ANKARA, Turkey — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is expected to meet his Pakistani counterpart, Nafees Zakaria, to discuss efforts to secure Zakaria’s release from U.S.-run prisons, officials familiar with the discussions said Tuesday.The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the meeting was not public.U.N. special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Yara Karim, said in a […]

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How to find the world’s most important media

News articles are an important part of the newsfeed of most of the internet.If you’re looking for the best news for your time and place, it is critical to have the best and most comprehensive.Here are five ways to get the most out of them.1.Use the right keywords.It is very difficult to find a news article that is both timely […]

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