FROM Daniel Wallach
Scandal Shakes the Billion-dollar Fantasy Sports Industry Fantasy sports are one of the world's largest forms of legalized gambling. They're run by very few companies making a lot of money by charging fees to anyone who wants to field make-believe teams. Now an insider-trading scandal is putting billions of dollars at stake. Daniel Wallach is a Florida attorney with the firm of Baker & Poliakoff. A specialist in sports and gaming law, Wallach says the insider-trading scandal may lead to federal regulation . Photo: Hay Thompson
White House flip flops: NATO, Syria and China In less than 100 days, President Trump has contradicted himself on a host of foreign policy issues — Syria, NATO, China and Vladimir Putin’s Russia. Is it a strength — or a weakness — for the United States when the world of power politics never knows what to expect?
Why Don't Facts Matter? "Fake News" may have a long history, but social media and 21st Century politics have brought it front and center. One reason for its appeal and its power is the tendency of so many people to cling to their beliefs — even when confronted with contradictory evidence. Today, another look at the Emotional States of America.