6 people arrested during protest at Charlotte airport

Amal Kassir, a 21-year-old Syrian-American born in Denver, organized the DIA protest around picking up a friend at the airport at 7:30 p.m. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials also said Saturday they are unaware of anyone detained at any o... More..

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Trump refugee ban leaves dozens of travelers stranded at airports amid protests
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trump refugee ban leaves dozens of travelers stranded at airports amid protests

Already, seven people, six from Iraq and one from Yemen, were turned away on Saturday, stopped from boarding a plane from Cairo, Egypt. The passengers had valid immigration visas, Reuters reports . Mr. Darwees...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Linked terror leader seriously injured in Philippine airstrikes

The Associated Press reported that the bombing operation killed at least four militants, including the Malaysian. Hapilon was wounded in the arm and was losing blood after air force aircraft, including FA50...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Holding hands, Trump and May renew 'deep bond' between USA and UK

British Prime Minister Theresa May has said she is hopeful that a trade agreement could be reached with the Trump administration soon. US President Donald Trump has agreed to start immediate trade talks with...More..

Zionist Troops Kill Palestinian Teen, Injure Six during West Bank Clashes
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Zionist Troops Kill Palestinian Teen, Injure Six during West Bank Clashes

An Israeli military spokeswoman said they opened fire during an operation in the Jenin refugee camp in the northern West Bank after they were attacked with firebombs. A joint statement released by Addameer and ...More..

Watch Prime Minister Theresa May's Meeting With President Trump
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Watch Prime Minister Theresa May's Meeting With President Trump

Trump's vow to revive torture practices, including waterboarding, could prove divisive for the two leaders. -Mexican border and to possibly levy a 20 percent import tax on the countries goods caused Mexco's p...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Judge Blocks Deportations of Muslim Immigrants Caught Up in Trump Ban

On Saturday night, a federal court in NY issued a temporary stay of Donald Trump's immigration order , which should theoretically stop the order from being put into effect across the country. The group est...More..

Trump to hold first news conference as president
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trump to hold first news conference as president

He said: "Any visit by President Trump to Britain should be on hold until his disgraceful ban comes to an end". He then turned to the prime minister: "So, Theresa, we never know about those things do we?" B...More..

Trudeau tells refugees to come to Canada after Trump ban
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trudeau tells refugees to come to Canada after Trump ban

Trump's message was clearly "We don't want you", while Trudeau's photo - from 2015, according to Reuters - showed him smiling and on his knees as he welcomed a refugee child. Those with Canadian passports s...More..

Mexico's President Cancels Meeting with United States President Donald Trump
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Mexico's President Cancels Meeting with United States President Donald Trump

However Jones said the tax presents far-reaching consequences for consumers and manufacturers, especially in Texas. Mexico's economic problems are also among the reasons that so many of its citizens want to...More..

Pakistanis to face
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Pakistanis to face "extreme vetting" for United States visa

He has said that even though Afghanistan, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are not among countries that will face a visa ban to enter the country, their citizens will face " extreme vetting ". You look at what happene...More..

Protesters Rally for Refugees Detained at JFK Airport After Trump Ban
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Protesters Rally for Refugees Detained at JFK Airport After Trump Ban

A lawsuit filed on behalf of Darweesh and a second Iraqi, Haider Sameer Abdulkhaleq Alshawi , has been filed in federal court in Brooklyn, challenging the executive order on constitutional grounds. So even tho...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

On torture, Trump struggles to keep his story straight

President Trump held a listening session with business leaders earlier in the day. Trump said at one point he wanted to renew the use of waterboarding and a "hell of a lot worse", arguing that "torture w...More..

People across China celebrate Year of Rooster with prayers, festivities
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

People across China celebrate Year of Rooster with prayers, festivities

Other New Year's traditions include the eating of dumplings in northern China and the lighting of fireworks. Chinese New Year follows the lunar calendar and usually begins in late January or early Februar...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

USA commandos reportedly launch major raid on al Qaeda stronghold

Security and tribal sources said that in a surprise dawn attack in Bayda province Abdul-Raouf al-Dhahab, Sultan al-Dhahab, and Seif al-Nims were killed. Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, long seen by Washingto...More..

Protesters voice outrage against Trump at JFK Airport
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Protesters voice outrage against Trump at JFK Airport

First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon tweeted: "The PM should have said this the first time she was asked, not hours later and only under pressure". It also blocks green-card holders from the seven count...More..

Trump threatens to cancel a planned meeting with Mexican President Pena Nieto
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trump threatens to cancel a planned meeting with Mexican President Pena Nieto

On Wednesday, Trump signed executive orders, approving the border wall, while reiterating that Mexico would pay for it in one form or another. However Jones said the tax presents far-reaching consequences for c...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

United States judge allows travellers who landed with visas to stay in country

For years, he risked his life working alongside US special forces inside Iraq to help American soldiers liberate the country, and he held a press conference on Saturday describing just how much he loves America...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Netanyahu: Trump right to build wall, it worked for Israel

Walls won't work. A third of the Mexican border is already walled, including much of the border with California. Here is what we know as of now: Spicer floated the policy option of a 20 percent tariff on good...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Family with valid visas barred from flying to United States from Cairo

Six Iraqis and one Yemeni passengers have reportedly been barred from flying from Cairo to NY following Trump's executive order, Cairo Airport sources said. Despite holding valid immigration visas, the sour...More..

Nadal Books Date With Federer For Australian Open Title
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Nadal Books Date With Federer For Australian Open Title

The effort didn't do much as Federer cruised. But in the 2017 Australian Open so far Roger has looked imperial. You can only ever do so much treatment to feel decent. Nadal was looking to win three consecutive ...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trump to speak with Putin, Merkel and Abe in day of calls

Merkel announced Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, that she will seek a fourth term in general elections next year. German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a joint news conference November 8, 2016, with the Prime Mini...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Trump signs executive order to ban lobbying by former officials

It also banned any of his officials from participation in a decision that affected lobbying clients from the previous two years, or working with any executive agency that person had lobbied over the previous tw...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

President Mutharika heads to AU Summit in Addis Ababa

The South Sudanese leader is also expected to meet Ethiopian prime minister, who doubles as the IGAD chairperson, Hailemariam Desalegn, to discuss on bilateral and regional matters, notable issues which attract...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Jerusalem mayor: Trump 'serious' about moving American embassy to Tel Aviv

Palestinians have very low expectations in regards to the Trump administration, which has not given many positive signals regarding a neutral USA position on the Arab-Israeli conflict, despite the claims by T...More..