Ocasio-Cortez chief of staff rips Dems critical of boss

Ocasio-Cortez's star power on Twitter and the progressive agenda she promotes are appearing to be too much for her fellow party members. "Ocasio-Cortez's desired "living wage" of $15 an hour has been a living hell for many small business owners i... More..

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Sean Spicer: 'No Question' Barr Gets Confirmed as AG
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Sean Spicer: 'No Question' Barr Gets Confirmed as AG

Democrats have anxious that Trump may try to quash Mueller's findings when he concludes his work. Barr, who served in the same role under the administration of President George H.W. But the attorney general, ...More..

Sen. Coons: Trump's 'Closeness' to Putin Is 'Alarming'
by | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Sen. Coons: Trump's 'Closeness' to Putin Is 'Alarming'

Addressing reporters at the White House as he left for Louisiana, he said: "I never worked for Russian Federation". "It's just a hoax". I have many one-on-one, nobody ever says anything about it, but with Putin...More..

Trump says he's 'not keeping anything under wraps,' about meeting with Putin
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Trump says he's 'not keeping anything under wraps,' about meeting with Putin

Dowd, who represented Trump from June 2017 until his resignation on March 22, 2018, was responding to a Times report from Friday that the FBI opened the investigation into Trump in the eight-day window in...More..

With discovery of sixth terror tunnel, Israel declares Operation Northern Shield complete
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

With discovery of sixth terror tunnel, Israel declares Operation Northern Shield complete

It has said, however, that they were not yet operational. Eisenkot also said Israel needed to focus on Iran as opposed to secondary enemies such as Hamas in Gaza. Conricus says the United Nations peacekeepi...More..

Death sentence for Canadian in China 'of extreme concern': PM
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Death sentence for Canadian in China 'of extreme concern': PM

Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg is sentenced to death on drug trafficking charges, 14 January, 2019. A high court ordered a new trial in late December 2018 when the prosecution said they had uncovered ne...More..

Jayme Closs’ aunt shares how teen spent her first day home
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Jayme Closs’ aunt shares how teen spent her first day home

Authorities have said Patterson's goal the night he broke into the Closs' home was to kidnap Jayme, but it's unclear how Patterson became aware of her, especially since he lived an hour away. Ahead of his initi...More..

Five dead as heavy snow hits parts of the US
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Five dead as heavy snow hits parts of the US

Between 2-3 more inches was expected to fall later Saturday as snow showers lingered into Sunday morning, Maples said. The snow storm hit the Rockies and Plains regions on Friday, moving East, and is pr...More..

Trump says record-long govt shutdown could be resolved 'in 15 minutes'
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Trump says record-long govt shutdown could be resolved 'in 15 minutes'

Ms Pirro pressed Mr Trump on why he had yet to declare a national emergency . "Before he pulls the plug on the legislative option - and I think we are nearly there - I would urge them to open up the governme...More..

Jayme Closs Spent First Night Home Next To Me, Says Aunt
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Jayme Closs Spent First Night Home Next To Me, Says Aunt

According to a neighbor, Patterson's parents moved away but the two sons continued to use the home. Jayme has been described as "medically cleared", although Sheriff Fitzgerald was unable to comment on whethe...More..

Pompeo ‘optimistic’ Syria Kurds, Turkey can be protected
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Pompeo ‘optimistic’ Syria Kurds, Turkey can be protected

Washington and Ankara also sparred over the fate of American Presbyterian minister Andrew Brunson, who was convicted in Turkey of aiding terrorism, and who Ankara was forced to extradite after Trump exerted ...More..

by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Former Deputy Secretary of State: Trump's secrecy on Putin meetings 'outrageous'

FBI agents and senior officials began to suspect connections between Trump and Russian Federation during the 2016 campaign but pushed off an investigation partially because they were unsure how to execute suc...More..

'Chinese, Polish nationals' arrested in Poland for 'spying'
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

'Chinese, Polish nationals' arrested in Poland for 'spying'

Last month, Huawei's CFO Wang Mei Zhou was arrested in Vancouver Canada for allegedly allowing Huawei to violate a United States sanction against Iran. One of them is reportedly a sales director for Hu...More..

UK PM May: Rejecting Brexit would be catastrophic
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

UK PM May: Rejecting Brexit would be catastrophic

She now is urging Parliament to support it so Britain doesn't leave the European Union on March 29 without a deal, which would threaten trade, jobs and economic growth. The Brexiteer said the millions who v...More..

Israel ends military operation at Lebanese border
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Israel ends military operation at Lebanese border

Israel is widely believed to have been behind a series of airstrikes in Syria that have mainly targeted Iranian and Hezbollah forces fighting alongside the Syrian government. "We have achieved the goal that...More..

Family Of Woman Raped While In Vegetative State Speaks Out
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Family Of Woman Raped While In Vegetative State Speaks Out

In Phoenix , police are collecting DNA samples from all male employees of a long-term care facility . The victim, who has not been named, gave birth on December 29 at Hacienda HealthCare . She recently g...More..

Jayme Closs' family says she is 'full of big smiles' Saturday
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Jayme Closs' family says she is 'full of big smiles' Saturday

Jake Patterson is in custody on two charges of first degree intentional homicide in the deaths of Jayme's parents and one count of kidnapping. "He didn't know Jayme, he didn't know (her parents) Denise or Jim...More..

Gov. Ron DeSantis' plane makes emergency landing in St. Petersburg
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Gov. Ron DeSantis' plane makes emergency landing in St. Petersburg

Governor DeSantis was forced to use the plane because former Governor Rick Scott sold the state air fleet and blocked lawmakers from buying a new plane a year ago. Interested in Parkland school shooting? "I...More..

US Supreme Court says Justice Ginsburg appears cancer free after surgery
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

US Supreme Court says Justice Ginsburg appears cancer free after surgery

Doctors who have performed the type of surgery Ginsburg underwent said they are confident that she will recover and return to the High Court by February. On Dec. 21 , the Supreme Court press office reported tha...More..

TIMELINE: When Can You Expect Snow In Maryland This Weekend?
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

TIMELINE: When Can You Expect Snow In Maryland This Weekend?

The Colorado Rockies and northern Mexico should also anticipate heavy snow, the organization warned. The rest of the Journal Star area - including Kewanee, Lacon, Princeton and Toulon - is under a winter weat...More..

Michael Cohen to testify before House Oversight Committee in public hearing
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Michael Cohen to testify before House Oversight Committee in public hearing

In November he pleaded guilty to making false statements, a charge that was brought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who is investigating possible coordination between Trump's campaign and Russian Federat...More..

Pompeo: The Idea Trump’s a Threat to National Security Is ‘Absolutely Ludicrous’
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Pompeo: The Idea Trump’s a Threat to National Security Is ‘Absolutely Ludicrous’

Trump's official reason for firing Comey had to do with his handling of the FBI's investigation into Clinton's emails, but the President has made multiple references to the bureau's Russian Federation invest...More..

Several deaths, many hurt in Ottawa bus crash
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Several deaths, many hurt in Ottawa bus crash

According to the Ottawa Citizen, the bus was travelling west on the Transitway at around 3:50 p.m. on Friday when the crash occurred. Two of the dead were riding the bus; one was on the platform at Westboro...More..

‘We Don’t Take Orders From Bolton’: Pentagon Plans Syria Withdrawal
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

‘We Don’t Take Orders From Bolton’: Pentagon Plans Syria Withdrawal

The U.S. military command in Baghdad , which is managing the counter-IS campaign in Iraq and Syria , said Friday that it "has begun the process of our deliberate withdrawal from Syria", adding that, for s...More..

Saudi teen to depart Thailand for Canada asylum - Thai immigration chief
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Saudi teen to depart Thailand for Canada asylum - Thai immigration chief

Armed with a smartphone, she hastily opened Twitter account and forced a U-turn from Thai immigration police who handed her into the care of the UN's refugee agency as the #SaveRahaf hashtag case bounced ac...More..