Trump Claims Internal Poll Numbers His Best Ever

The president also repeatedly lumped himself in with Fox News when he referred to the network as "we", even though Trump is at least ostensibly not an employee or manager at the right-leaning station. As president, Trump has frequently repeated tal... More..

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Pence urges China to respect Hong Kong laws amid protest
by | Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Pence urges China to respect Hong Kong laws amid protest

The anti-government protests in Hong Kong were triggered by a bill (since suspended) that would allow people accused of crimes against mainland China to be extradited. Their goal, it said, was to "sow polit...More..

Donald Trump claims China conducting troops to Hong Kong
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Donald Trump claims China conducting troops to Hong Kong

Protesters hold placards as they block the departure gate of the Hong Kong International Airport Terminal 2 during a demonstration on August 13, 2019 in Hong Kong. They are also demanding Hong Kong leader Carr...More..

Turkey 'strongly' condemns air strike on its convoy in Syria
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Turkey 'strongly' condemns air strike on its convoy in Syria

It was not immediately clear whether the airstrikes were carried out by Syrian or Russian warplanes. It has vowed to take back Idlib . Syria strongly condemned the entry of the Turkish convoy carrying ammuni...More..

Eric Garner: NY officer in 'I can't breathe' death fired
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Eric Garner: NY officer in 'I can't breathe' death fired

Police commissioner James O'Neill announced Monday that he fired officer Daniel Pantaleo based on a recent recommendation of a department disciplinary judge . The "I can't breathe" phrase reflected the suf...More..

Israel Will Allow U.S. Lawmaker Tlaib to Make Humanitarian Visit
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Israel Will Allow U.S. Lawmaker Tlaib to Make Humanitarian Visit

Explaining her decision to shun the invite, Tlaib said that if she agrees to the restrictive conditions imposed by Tel Aviv, such as her promising "not to promote boycott against Israel", it would "break [...More..

OH man arrested over threats to shoot up Jewish community center
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

OH man arrested over threats to shoot up Jewish community center

The FBI Violent Crimes Task Force raided Reardon's mother's home on Friday and police seized a cache of weapons, including: the two semi-automatic rifles, a rifle with a bayonet, a.40 caliber anti-tank gun, kni...More..

Yemen rebel attack sparks fire in Saudi gas plant
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Yemen rebel attack sparks fire in Saudi gas plant

South Yemen was an independent country until it merged with the north in 1990. The field is in one of the most remote corners of Saudi Arabia - so remote it's called the "Empty Quarter" - and linked to the ...More..

Canada blasts Brits over stripping Jihadi Jack of United Kingdom citizenship
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Canada blasts Brits over stripping Jihadi Jack of United Kingdom citizenship

He was subsequently jailed in 2017 after being captured by Kurdish YPG forces while attempting to flee to Turkey. The Mail on Sunday and ITV News both reported on Sunday that Letts has been stripped of hi...More..

63 killed in Kabul hotel blast
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

63 killed in Kabul hotel blast

The IS affiliate claimed that after the suicide bombing, a vehicle bomb was also detonated in the attack. He also tweeted that he had ordered the relevant authorities to urgently assist in managing the woun...More..

Sudan’s Transitional Military Council head to lead new ruling sovereign council
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Sudan’s Transitional Military Council head to lead new ruling sovereign council

After brandishing a signed green book containing the transition documents, protest leader Mohamed Naji al-Assam called on the military council to work "together to establish a sustainable democracy". "The revol...More..

Bangladesh: Massive fire destroys 10,000 homes in Dhaka slum
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Bangladesh: Massive fire destroys 10,000 homes in Dhaka slum

The ultimate number of people without homes could rise as high as 50,000. A total of 20 fire units battled hard for about three hours to bring the fire under control at about 10:35 p.m. Of those who were at h...More..

No Joke: Trump Really Does Want To Buy Greenland
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

No Joke: Trump Really Does Want To Buy Greenland

President Donald Trump dismissed concerns of recession Sunday and offered an optimistic outlook for the economy after last week's steep drop in the financial markets. Still, Navarro said the tariffs on Chi...More..

Pakistan says Indian fire kills 2 civilians in Kashmir
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Pakistan says Indian fire kills 2 civilians in Kashmir

India's justification that law and order has to be maintained for the very survival of democracy in J and K, has been rejected as a specious argument. "The Kashmir issue was raised at a platform which is respon...More..

Israeli military fires on militants at Gaza border, Palestinians say 3 killed
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Israeli military fires on militants at Gaza border, Palestinians say 3 killed

A helicopter and a tank fired at the "armed suspects" overnight, according to the Israeli military. On Saturday night, an IDF spokesperson issued a statement regarding a rocket alert sounded in Israel's south...More..

Ashes: Lord's member ejected after sledging Steve Smith in Long Room
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Ashes: Lord's member ejected after sledging Steve Smith in Long Room

The 30-year-old, who went back out to bat minutes after being struck by a Jofra Archer bouncer , says his condition deteriorated after the day's play. Speaking to Sky Sports ahead of day five, Archer said: "...More..

Trump Reportedly Wants to Buy ... Greenland?
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Trump Reportedly Wants to Buy ... Greenland?

The United States has had an airbase on the island since 1943. It has a limited self-government and its own parliament. And as researchers have pointed out, global warming has made mining those resources easi...More..

Trump says buying Greenland ‘a large real estate deal’
by | Monday, August 19, 2019

Trump says buying Greenland ‘a large real estate deal’

The latest hope by liberals to the end of the orange fascism that is Trump , is that the looming economic collapse that he has inadvertently set in motion will somehow damage Trump enough to finally beta him. ...More..

More Strong to Severe Storms Possible Today
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

More Strong to Severe Storms Possible Today

About the southern half of Lower Michigan is in the slight risk of severe weather area. We'll have a chance of showers and storms (30%) but severe weather is not expected. Milwaukee (CBS 58)-Look for an uptic...More..

Gibraltar rejects USA request to seize Iranian oil tanker
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Gibraltar rejects USA request to seize Iranian oil tanker

The news came hours after Gibraltar rejected a final USA request to detain the oil Grace 1 - now renamed by Iran as Adrian Darya 1 - any longer. Gibraltar said today it could not comply with that request be...More..

Trump meets top national security advisors to review US-Taliban peace plan
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Trump meets top national security advisors to review US-Taliban peace plan

Trump has been a sceptic of the war, and all wars, and is said to be in a hurry to strike a deal and bring home American troops in time for his White House re-election bid in 2020. However, the eight-round of t...More..

Afghanistan: 40 Killed, Several Injured in Wedding Hall Blast in Kabul
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Afghanistan: 40 Killed, Several Injured in Wedding Hall Blast in Kabul

Kabul's huge, brightly lit wedding halls are centers of community life in a city tired of decades of war, with thousands of dollars spent on a single evening. Messages of shock poured in on Sunday. A deliberate...More..

Walmart: 'It's time' for Congress to debate an assault-weapons ban
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Walmart: 'It's time' for Congress to debate an assault-weapons ban

McMillion. "We've attempted to take common sense steps that allow us to serve customers and create a safer environment", McMillon said. Though reeling in the aftermath of shooting tragedies at two of its US...More..

Sydney stabbing suspect charged with murder
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Sydney stabbing suspect charged with murder

A man accused of fatally stabbing a woman and seriously injuring another in Sydney's CBD on Tuesday has been released from hospital and is expected to be charged over the attacks today. Ms Dunn was later fo...More..

Dozens killed during wedding celebrations in Afghanistan
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Dozens killed during wedding celebrations in Afghanistan

Government spokesman Feroz Bashari said the blast was "a clear sign that terrorists can't see Afghans express happiness". "Around 1,200 guests were invited to the wedding", said Ahmad Omid, a survivor who s...More..

Arrests and shields, metal poles seized at downtown Portland rallies
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Arrests and shields, metal poles seized at downtown Portland rallies

Meanwhile, black-clad, helmet and face-mask wearing anti-fascist protesters were also among the several hundred people seen on the streets. Saturday's demonstration is attracting members of the Proud Boys, a ...More..

Jo Swinson: Clarke and Harman open to leading emergency government
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Jo Swinson: Clarke and Harman open to leading emergency government

He is expected to tell the leaders that the UK Parliament can not and will not change the outcome of the 2016 referendum and insist that there must be a new deal to replace his predecessor Theresa May's Withdra...More..

Tlaib declines to visit West Bank, citing Israeli conditions
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Tlaib declines to visit West Bank, citing Israeli conditions

Maher's segment came one day after the Israeli government said it would deny entry to Tlaib and Rep. Ilhan Omar , D-Minn., for their support of the BDS movement following an appeal from President Trump. Tr...More..

Hickenlooper Expected To End 2020 bid On Thursday
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Hickenlooper Expected To End 2020 bid On Thursday

Hickenlooper launched his presidential campaign five months ago. In nearly every aspect, this journey has been more exciting and more rewarding than I ever imagined. Hickenlooper said in his video Thursday he ...More..

Four killed, 15 injured in Pakistan's Balochistan madrassa blast
by | Sunday, August 18, 2019

Four killed, 15 injured in Pakistan's Balochistan madrassa blast

Provincial police chief Mohsin Hassan Butt also confirmed the incident and casualty figures at the mosque . No group claimed responsibility for the blast. The images of the location show that the blast cause...More..

Hundreds come to honor El Paso victim after public invited to funeral
by | Saturday, August 17, 2019

Hundreds come to honor El Paso victim after public invited to funeral

According to CNN , at least 850 people came to pay their respects, at times forming a line down the street more than a block long. "I love y'all, man", Basco said when he walked outside to greet the mourne...More..

China says protesters like 'terrorists'; airport reopens
by | Saturday, August 17, 2019

China says protesters like 'terrorists'; airport reopens

Another man, wearing a yellow journalist vest, was surrounded, zip-tied and then beaten by a small group who accused him of being a spy. The strongly worded statements by China's central government follows ...More..

A look at rallies, recent tension in Portland
by | Saturday, August 17, 2019

A look at rallies, recent tension in Portland

Portland police declared a riot and arrested four people. "But we don't care about who you are or your politics are". Biggs is known for his extreme rhetoric against Antifa members, the often black-clad le...More..

Tlaib speaks to supporters following decision not to travel to Israel
by | Saturday, August 17, 2019

Tlaib speaks to supporters following decision not to travel to Israel

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota disputes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's claim that she and Rep. Rashida Tlaib of MI didn't ask to meet with Israeli government or opposition officials befo...More..

Thames Valley Police's PC Andrew Harper killed in action
by | Saturday, August 17, 2019

Thames Valley Police's PC Andrew Harper killed in action

British Prime Minster Boris Johnson expressed his condolences to Harper's family, and called his killing a mindless crime. Ten males aged between 13 and 30 have been arrested and remain in custody at various...More..