Number of deadly police shootings in US exceeds 550 in 2015

The number of fatal police shootings in the United States has reached 570 this year, reports said Tuesday.

Israel clears the bench in Iran fight

Israel – in its desperation to kill the Iran nuclear conclusion – is exposing its often-denied influence over the U.S. political/media process. Israeli officials are even using football analogies to rally U.S. lawmakers while emptying the bench of friendly “experts” to mount a goal-line stand.

Kids count report: 22 percent of US children live in poverty

According to a report issued by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, twenty-two percent of all children in the United States live below the federal poverty line, significantly higher than during the height of the 2008-2009 economic crisis.

The US presidency for sale

The 2016 US presidential election will be the most expensive in history, costing an estimated $10 billion, when all spending by candidates, the Democratic and Republican parties, super PACs and other corporate lobbies and trade unions is arranged.