Who Killed 7-Year-Old Jazmine Barnes?

According to reports , Jazmine was killed around 7 AM on Sunday, when a man in a red pickup truck pulled up next to the family vehicle and opened fire. Barnes' mother was also wounded. "When my vehicle started to shake, I told my babies ..." He ha... More..

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Trump says he fired Mattis, who left over Syria
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Trump says he fired Mattis, who left over Syria

At a Cabinet meeting Wednesday, Trump said Mattis "couldn't believe" how much federal money Trump had helped secure for the military. In one of his first meetings of the day, Shanahan told civilian leaders of...More..

United States team to visit China for trade talks
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

United States team to visit China for trade talks

Washington's goods trade deficit with Beijing hit an all-time high of $US43.1 billion in November, with shipments up by almost a tenth from a year earlier. "Clearly both sides are feeling economic stress,...More..

White House says it's up to Pelosi to end the government shutdown
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

White House says it's up to Pelosi to end the government shutdown

I know they want to do that very badly, and so do I. So, hopefully, we're going to have a lot of things that we can get done together. "As Representatives, funding the federal government is one of our most im...More..

Ex-Marine detained in Russian Federation on espionage charges holds multiple passports
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Ex-Marine detained in Russian Federation on espionage charges holds multiple passports

Ireland's Department of Foreign Affairs on Friday confirmed that Whelan also holds Irish citizenship and said it also is requesting consular access to him in Moscow. Britain was informed of his status by the US...More..

American Paul Whelan charged with espionage in Russian Federation, news agency reports
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

American Paul Whelan charged with espionage in Russian Federation, news agency reports

Born in Canada, Mr Whelan was arrested last Friday "while carrying out an act of espionage ", according to Russia's FSB domestic security service. A British citizen has been detained in Russian Federation ...More..

New Democratic congresswoman Rashida Tlaib makes profane vow about Trump
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

New Democratic congresswoman Rashida Tlaib makes profane vow about Trump

Things will settle down. "Maybe it won't, but it's much too early". Yet amid the various controversies surrounding his administration and the recent stock market dive, Trump on Friday was armed with a major dos...More..

USA warns citizens of arbitrary action in China
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

USA warns citizens of arbitrary action in China

The U.S. State Department issued an updated travel advisory Thursday for Americans traveling to China , warning of "exit bans" for some travelers. "The U.S., however, has recently used various excuses to con...More..

New Pentagon chief discusses Syria with Pompeo, Bolton
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

New Pentagon chief discusses Syria with Pompeo, Bolton

Mattis resigned after Trump's surprise decisions to withdraw all US troops from Syria and half of the 14,000-strong contingent in Afghanistan. "I don't want to be in Syria", Trump said on Wednesday, while add...More..

No deal to end shutdown; Trump says ‘could be a long time’
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

No deal to end shutdown; Trump says ‘could be a long time’

Republicans had two years of unified government control to build a border wall. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ( Democrat , N.Y.) awaits the start of the 116th Congress on the floor of the U.S. They will have ...More..

Trump will bring troops home from Syria 'slowly'
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Trump will bring troops home from Syria 'slowly'

Trump fought back against the criticism. "To be able to leave Syria and make sure ISIS never comes back". It is Fake News and Pundits who have FAILED for years that are doing the complaining. "We need to keep o...More..

Donald Trump shrugs off Mitt Romney's attack on his record
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Donald Trump shrugs off Mitt Romney's attack on his record

Mr. Trump mocked Romney in a tweet on Wednesday morning, comparing him to former Sen. Romney went on to say that to "a great degree a presidency shapes the public character of the nation". I fear Trump's p...More..

Donald Trump says government shutdown could last 'a long time'
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Donald Trump says government shutdown could last 'a long time'

Instead, Democratic leaders reiterated their promise to support a bill funding most of the government through September while punting funding for the Department of Homeland Security forward a month - the exact ...More..

Taiwan ‘Will Never Accept’ One Country, Two Systems Deal With China - President
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Taiwan ‘Will Never Accept’ One Country, Two Systems Deal With China - President

Tsai accused China of interfering in order to oust her from power because of her outspoken opposition to Taiwanese unification with China. President Tsai Ing-wen said Tuesday that China must face the fact o...More..

North Korea to Trump: Don't test us
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

North Korea to Trump: Don't test us

Kim urged the U.S.to take "sincere measures and corresponding action" in response to North Korea's peace initiatives. The North Korean leader appeared to be gearing up to portray the USA as the obstacle to pr...More..

Tear Gas Greets Illegal Immigrants Trying To Sneak Across Border From Tijuana
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Tear Gas Greets Illegal Immigrants Trying To Sneak Across Border From Tijuana

Some of the migrants threw rocks as others lifted children over the razor-edged wire late Monday in the San Diego sector, the agency said a statement , which was based on initial reports. The Department of ...More..

Tokyo: Man deliberately drives van into NYE crowds
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Tokyo: Man deliberately drives van into NYE crowds

Police said the man in custody is being held for 'questioning on suspicion of attempted murder'. The Japanese news outlet stated in its report that is unclear to which execution the suspect was referring. P...More..

Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro to take office
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro to take office

Bolsonaro has said he wants closer ties with the United States and Israel, breaking with decades of center-left policies which sought to position Brazil as a Latin American power nurturing relations with all ...More..

Swiss national arrested in connection with murders in Morocco
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Swiss national arrested in connection with murders in Morocco

It said he subscribed to "extremist ideology" and also had Spanish citizenship. Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, 24, from Denmark , and Maren Ueland , 28, from Norway , were butchered on a hiking holiday in th...More..

Mattis' final words from Pentagon: 'Hold fast' with allies
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Mattis' final words from Pentagon: 'Hold fast' with allies

President Trump moved up Mattis' departure to January 1 after his slashing resignation letter was revealed. Mattis also disagreed with Trump's withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal. A defense official said...More..

Blue House: North Korea’s Kim wants more summits with Moon next year
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Blue House: North Korea’s Kim wants more summits with Moon next year

The report did not include details about the substance of the message but said they related to U.S-North Korea talks. For Kim, working with South Korea has been a lot more productive than working with the US....More..

Trump invites party leaders to 'border security' meeting
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Trump invites party leaders to 'border security' meeting

But the bill's future appeared uncertain. The plan is unlikely to go anywhere unless Trump concedes he will not get his border wall imminently. The Senate previously passed a bill to keep the government...More..

NK leader talks of denuclearization, economic development in New Year address
by | Wednesday, January 02, 2019

NK leader talks of denuclearization, economic development in New Year address

In marked contrast with January 1, 2018, when he ordered mass production of nuclear warheads, Kim said the North had "declared that we would no longer produce, test, use or spread our nuclear arsenal", callin...More..

Philippines floods death toll hits 68
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Philippines floods death toll hits 68

In its latest official update, the agency said the death toll had climbed to 68 with a further 12 people injured. Fifty of the victims were killed in five provinces in the eastern region of Bicol, which bore ...More..

Putin Travels To Scene After Four Killed In Deadly High-Rise Blast
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Putin Travels To Scene After Four Killed In Deadly High-Rise Blast

Four people were confirmed dead and another four, including two children, were hospitalised, officials said , citing the latest information. Almost 1,400 rescue workers searched in temperatures of -17 degree...More..