FROM Julio Ramos
The Demise of Chivas USA Southern California still has the Galaxy but, with crowds declining after 10 years in Los Angeles, Major League Soccer, which owns the franchise, has shut down Chivas USA, a team named for Chivas of Guadalajara in Mexico. Major League Soccer still believes that Southern California can support two teams. It’s expected to award an expansion franchise on Thursday.
Will the march for science politicize objective research? Protesters are gathering all over the country for tomorrow's Earth Day March for Science. Since President Trump has proposed massive cuts in basic scientific research, will the movement be perceived as partisan politics — whether scientists themselves like it or not?
Does 'hire American' mean fire a foreigner? US companies are allowed to hire employees from other countries with highly developed skills that can't be found here. President Trump says it's being abused as a way to find cheap foreign labor. We hear about the benefits—and the risks—of changing the H-1B program.