North Korea's Nuclear Program: What's Really Going On?

The Financial Times reported that Pompeo was due to visit North Korea this week but the State Department has not confirmed any travel plans. But a joint statement signed by the two leaders did not detail how and when North Korea will achieve denu... More..

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Political star Ocasio-Cortez appears on TV's 'The View'
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Political star Ocasio-Cortez appears on TV's 'The View'

Her campaign biography states that her father was a small business owner and that "she grew up in a working-class household where her mother cleaned homes and everyone pitched in on the family business". "So ...More..

Dems Want to Delay Supreme Court Nominee. Most Americans Don't
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Dems Want to Delay Supreme Court Nominee. Most Americans Don't

Wade as settled law and legal precedent "heartening". "It has been described as a constitutional right for 45 years and was reaffirmed 26 years ago". Sen. Collins said Sunday she hopes Trump will look beyond...More..

Mnuchin says Axios report on Trump wanting to exit WTO is wrong
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Mnuchin says Axios report on Trump wanting to exit WTO is wrong

President Donald Trump has been privately suggesting that he wants the USA to withdraw from the World Trade Organization, according to a new report. Trump "has concerns about the WTO", Mnuchin said Friday dur...More..

Canada ‘will not back down’ over United States metals tariffs
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Canada ‘will not back down’ over United States metals tariffs

The levies will remain in effect until the United States eliminates its tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminium. FILE- In this May 31, 2018, file photo, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during ...More..

North Korea Ramping Up Nuclear Fuel Production at Secret Cites
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

North Korea Ramping Up Nuclear Fuel Production at Secret Cites

United States Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) mocked President Donald Trump on social media Saturday morning, sarcastically saying that reports of North Korea continuing to expand its nuclear program just weeks...More..

'We care': Protesters of family separations flood U.S. cities
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

'We care': Protesters of family separations flood U.S. cities

The officers suggested that ICE be dissolved and its work divided among two new separate agencies, one focused on HSI and one focused on Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO)-the unit which has enforced P...More..

About 600 people arrested in DC protesting Donald Trump immigration policy
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

About 600 people arrested in DC protesting Donald Trump immigration policy

They came from all over the country, slept at friends' homes or in churches to risk arrest in Washington on Thursday. The largest demonstration on Thursday saw the 90-ft atrium of the Senate Hart Office bui...More..

Facing Cuomo, Cynthia Nixon looks to Ocasio-Cortez win for inspiration
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Facing Cuomo, Cynthia Nixon looks to Ocasio-Cortez win for inspiration

Andrew Cuomo in New York's September Democratic primary. "So that's where you see the Democratic Party moving, and I think that certainly doesn't bode well for them and their politics as they continue to move ...More..

China won't concede an inch in South China Sea, Xi tells Mattis
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

China won't concede an inch in South China Sea, Xi tells Mattis

Mattis said discussions would focus on the "way ahead" with the goal of North Korean denuclearisation and other issues of cooperation between usa and South Korean militaries. Song said: "The timing is right f...More..

House Rejects Immigration Reform Bill Backed By GOP Leadership
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

House Rejects Immigration Reform Bill Backed By GOP Leadership

While Republicans sought to gain more support for the bill this past week , President Trump never publicly expressed his support of the measure until Wednesday, despite pressuring members to throw their suppo...More..

U.S. envoy Nikki Haley meets Sushma Swaraj
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

U.S. envoy Nikki Haley meets Sushma Swaraj

The US envoy to the United Nations Nikki Haley, who is on a 2-day maiden visit to India flaunted her Indian connection while addressing media on Thursday. They dismissed theories that it was USA concern over Ir...More..

JUST IN: Two die in another Lagos accident
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

JUST IN: Two die in another Lagos accident

The driver was said to have been moving at top speed and it was said he drove recklessly. Commissioner for special duties, Mr. Oluseye Oladejo, also hinted that the State Government would be investigating the...More..

Amnesty Activists Slam 'Shameful' Ruling Upholding Travel Ban
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Amnesty Activists Slam 'Shameful' Ruling Upholding Travel Ban

Analysis by Anthony Zurcher, BBC News Despite the controversial nature of Donald Trump's travel ban , there were more abortion rights activists outside the Supreme Court on Tuesday morning than immigrat...More..

At least 5 dead in Annapolis newspaper shooting
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

At least 5 dead in Annapolis newspaper shooting

Police evacuated the building at 888 Bestgate Road before searching the premises. "We don't have any information at this point that he was targeting one individual reporter or anything like that", Frashure s...More..

Bali shuts airport after volcanic eruption
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Bali shuts airport after volcanic eruption

The eruption of Mount Agung in eastern Bali on Thursday has triggered at least 48 flight cancellations including those operated by Malaysia-based AirAsia and Australia's JetStar. Authorities lowered its alert...More..

Ex-Nato chief denied entry to USA for visiting Iran
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Ex-Nato chief denied entry to USA for visiting Iran

Seventy-five-year-old Solana who led the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in the mid and late 1990s and helped negotiate the Iran nuclear deal of 2015 during his tenure (1999-2009) as the foreign policy chi...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez describes
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez describes "astonishing" primary upset

In April, a secret recording was leaked, of House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer telling progressive candidate Levi Tillemann, who was running in Colorado's Sixth District, that he should get out of the race to ma...More..

Steet Gang Trinitarios Behind Bronx Teen's Death
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Steet Gang Trinitarios Behind Bronx Teen's Death

The teen manages to hobble back into the store looking for help, however, surveillance video shows. National Basketball Association star Carmelo Anthony and his wife, actress Lala Anthony , visited Guzman-Fe...More..

U.S. fashion firm sells its take on United States first lady's controversial jacket
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

U.S. fashion firm sells its take on United States first lady's controversial jacket

Wildfang , a female-founded clothing store that aims to empower people with its clothing, released a bomber jacket with the words, "I REALLY CARE, DON'T U?" on the back. "It's a jacket ", she told Newsweek ...More..

Pompeo says won't put timeline on North Korea denuclearisation steps
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Pompeo says won't put timeline on North Korea denuclearisation steps

Officials agreed to permit a reunion of 100 separated family members to meet on August 20 to 26 at the Mount Kumgang area in North Korea. In addition to toning down its anti-US rhetoric, North Korea has als...More..

Trump's Press Secy thrown out of Virginia restaurant
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Trump's Press Secy thrown out of Virginia restaurant

After the owner of the restaurant, the Red Hen in Lexington , suggested she leave, Ms. Sanders tweeted on Saturday, she complied. "Or you can ask for the 'Hate Plate, '" Mike Huckabee tweeted (see his fu...More..

George Will demands voters punish 'king' Trump's Republican 'poodles'
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

George Will demands voters punish 'king' Trump's Republican 'poodles'

Ideas include adding e-verify for employers to check immigration status for workers and reforming agriculture visas from seasonal eligibility to yearlong in a nod to the dairy industry, according to one membe...More..

Late Rapper XXXTentacion to Have Open Casket Memorial
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Late Rapper XXXTentacion to Have Open Casket Memorial

MIAMI: A Florida man with a criminal history has been arrested over the shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion , with more suspects being sought, authorities said Thursday. "It will be your last chance to...More..

USA prepares for North Korea's return of American war remains
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

USA prepares for North Korea's return of American war remains

It does sound that way, but the USA has had a "national emergency" in place with regard to North Korea since 2008. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday North Korea was blowing up four of its big test ...More..