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6 takeaways from Day Three of the Kavanaugh hearings

More dramatic procedural battles. More mysterious questions about the special counsel. Very few doubts about the ultimate outcome: that President Trump's pick to be the next Supreme Court justice, Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, will probably get the job on a mostly party-line vote.

By |2018-09-07T06:53:32+00:00September 7th, 2018|Latest News, U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Andrew Gillum Pulled Off the Upset of a Lifetime. Now Comes the Hard Part.

Andrew Gillum waged a quixotic Democratic primary campaign for Florida governor, defeating wealthy rivals who outspent him, dismissing moderate naysayers who questioned him and believing until the end that an unorthodox strategy of excitement generated mostly by word of mouth would propel him to victory.

By |2018-08-30T06:16:15+00:00August 30th, 2018|Latest News, U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Trump to meet with North Korean defectors in Oval Office in bid to raise pressure on Kim Jong Un

President Trump will meet North Korean defectors in the Oval Office on Friday, a provocative action meant to highlight human rights violations and one that could raise alarms in Pyongyang.

By |2018-06-13T20:29:15+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Foreign Policy, Latest News|0 Comments

As Republican tax vote nears, more senators waver

President Donald Trump’s drive to win passage of a sweeping Republican tax bill in the U.S. Congress hit potential obstacles on Thursday as two more Republican senators insisted on changes, joining a list of lawmakers whose support is uncertain.

By |2018-06-13T20:29:24+00:00December 15th, 2017|Latest News, U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Analysis: CIA Releases Massive Trove of Osama bin Laden’s Files

The CIA is releasing hundreds of thousands of documents, images, and computer files recovered during the May 2011 raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. The newly-available material provides invaluable insights into the terrorist organization that struck America on September 11, 2001.

By |2018-06-13T20:29:34+00:00November 1st, 2017|Defense, Latest News|0 Comments

Iran promises ‘crushing’ response if U.S. designates Guards a terrorist group

By Bozorgmehr Sharafedin, Reuters- Iran promised on Monday to give a “crushing” response if the United States designated its elite Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist group. The pledge came a week before President Donald Trump announces final decision on how he wants to contain Tehran. He is expected on Oct 15 to decertify a landmark [...]

By |2018-06-13T20:29:36+00:00October 9th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Trump administration defends travel ban in Supreme Court brief

President Donald Trump's administration reiterated arguments defending its temporary travel ban in a filing with the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday, repeatedly citing the executive's broad powers to exclude foreigners from the United States.

By |2018-06-13T20:29:47+00:00August 11th, 2017|Latest News, U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Trump revealed intelligence secrets to Russians in Oval Office: officials

President Donald Trump disclosed highly classified information to Russia's foreign minister about a planned Islamic State operation, two U.S. officials said on Monday, plunging the White House into another controversy just months into Trump's short tenure in office.

By |2018-06-13T20:30:30+00:00May 16th, 2017|Latest News, U.S. Politics|0 Comments