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  • Bolivian Senate head assumes interim presidency

    Bolivian Senate head assumes interim presidency0

    The head of Bolivia’s Senate, Jeanine Anez, took office as interim president on Tuesday as former leader Evo Morales pledged to keep up his political “fight” from exile in Mexico after resigning in what he has alleged was a coup. Anez, 52, assumed leadership before other lawmakers in Congress, invoking a constitutional clause that dictates

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  • US senate passes 9/11 first responder bill championed by Jon Stewart

    US senate passes 9/11 first responder bill championed by Jon Stewart0

    The Senate has passed a bill making a compensation fund for victims of the attacks on September 11, 2001 effectively permanent after weeks of battles on Capitol Hill.  The bill would extend through 2092 a fund created after the 2001 terrorist attacks, essentially making it permanent. The $7.4bn (£5.9bn) fund is rapidly being depleted, and

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