In a move that appears to negate President Donald Trump's numerous vows to fight for American workers at risk of losing their jobs due to corporate outsourcing and layoffs, Boeing told CNN on Thursday that around 200 workers based in South Carolina would be fired in an effort to cut costs. Read more.
In a move celebrated by scientists and activists, California on Monday announced it would add glyphosate—the active ingredient in the Monsanto-produced weed killer Roundup—to its list of chemicals known to cause cancer. Read more.
Palestinians in the Gaza Strip have entered their 11th year under a suffocating siege imposed by Israel.
The blockade dictates the day-to-day reality for people in Gaza, where Israel controls the borders, airspace, and waters. Read more.