Category: Weekly Edition

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FSRN Weekly Edition – February 27, 2015

FCC approves measure to categorize internet service as a public utility DHS budget becomes the latest partisan funding impasse on Capitol Hill Prisoner transfers continue after weekend uprising in Texas “tent city” facility Wisconsin...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – February 20, 2015

Federal judge blocks implementation of immigration-related executive actions FCC to vote on proposal to regulate the internet as a utility Murder of Turkish college student leads to revolt against sexual violence Public sector workers...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – February 13, 2015

Deadline looming on the future of austerity measures in Greece Overflow crowd packs Federal Election Commission hearing on campaign finance limits 300 people assumed dead in mass drowning while trying to reach Europe from...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – February 6, 2015

Proposed reforms to corporate tax code included in Obama’s $4 trillion budget request The wheels of Congress begin to move on bilateral relations with Cuba Deadly airstrikes and rocket attacks across Syria Turkish authorities...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – January 30, 2015

U.S. Senate votes 62-36 to approve the Keystone XL pipeline Prosecutorial discretion at heart of lawsuit challenging executive action on immigration Mexico ends probe of 43 disappeared students; families still demand proof Nuclear deal...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – January 23, 2015

President and Prime Minister of Yemen resign in apparent coup by Houthi rebels Austerity measures take center stage in Greek elections Boko Haram claims responsibility for major attack in Nigeria CIA whistle-blower case goes...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – January 16, 2015

As many as two thousand feared dead after Boko Haram attack on Nigerian town Cross-border Boko Haram attacks displace students in Cameroon’s Far North Region Senate set to pass Keystone XL bill; Obama vows...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – January 9, 2015

Suspects in Charlie Hebdo massacre dead after Paris-area standoffs Survivors of Peshawar school attack grapple with severe trauma St. Louis County grand juror seeks to remove lifetime gag order on Ferguson case FBI investigates...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – January 2, 2015

AirAsia 8501 recovery efforts continue in stormy weather, high seas Holidays bring generations together at “Black Lives Matter” demonstrations Sand mining: One of the lesser-known environmental impacts of fracking Hindu fundamentalists in India carry...

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FSRN Weekly Edition – December 26, 2014

Houston and Milwaukee officers cleared of charges in killings of unarmed black men New York City mayor calls for protest pause after deadly ambush of two officers Checkpoints and other restrictions put damper on...