• Bernie Sanders seeks USA presidency again in 2020
Bernie Sanders seeks USA presidency again in 2020

Sanders, an independent democratic socialist who aligns with Democrats in the Senate, pushed Clinton and the party to the left in 2016 and drew fervent support from young and liberal voters with an agenda supporting universal healthcare, raising the hourly minimum wage to $15 and free public college tuition.

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  • Hair apparent: Hanoi barber offers free Trump, Kim cuts ahead of summit
Hair apparent: Hanoi barber offers free Trump, Kim cuts ahead of summit

Trump said he did not think North Korea was reluctant to denuclearize, in spite of a lack of concrete progress since he and Kim met for a first summit in Singapore in June. Conservative news outlets in Seoul voiced worries that the U.S. will ease some sanctions on North Korea without a "final, fully verified denuclearization".

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  • Trump publicly attacked Russian Federation probe over 1,100 times
Trump publicly attacked Russian Federation probe over 1,100 times

Stories are written that have absolutely no basis in fact. Berman, who was appointed by Trump, recused himself from the Cohen investigation - centered around hush money payments to Karen MacDougal and Stormy Daniels - and put his deputy, Bob Khuzami, in charge.

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  • House Democrats readying bill possibly Friday to block Trump's border emergency
House Democrats readying bill possibly Friday to block Trump's border emergency

So far, 92 lawmakers have joined Castro in backing the legislation, which under House rules could advance within weeks to a debate by the full chamber, which is controlled by Democrats. According to Politico , "The Senate Democrats' resolution of disapproval comes as House Democrats plan to introduce a similar resolution disapproving of Trump's ...

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  • Venezuelan president announces closing of border with Brazil
Venezuelan president announces closing of border with Brazil

Earlier on Thursday Guaido said he will personally go to the border with Colombia to get the shipment from the United States, urging drivers to go with him and defy the border guards ordered to prevent the delivery. The oil-rich economy has halved in size in five years. Maduro accuses the Trump administration, which recognizes Guaido and has levi...

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  • IRS Analyst Charged With Leaking Michael Cohen’s Financial Records
IRS Analyst Charged With Leaking Michael Cohen’s Financial Records

The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of California filed charges against the analyst, John Fry, for the disclosure of a suspicious activity report, which banks file on possible illegal transactions. Cohen was scheduled to speak to the three committees earlier this month, but rescheduled all of those appearances for different rea...

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  • Trump, California Face Off in Political Feud
Trump, California Face Off in Political Feud

The "bullet train" project, which Newsom now says probably won't be completed, has cost the state and federal government an astounding $77 billion - more than 12 times what Trump requested from Congress to fund border wall construction in key areas.

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  • Hanoi Summit May Advance North Korea’s Objectives, Experts Say
Hanoi Summit May Advance North Korea’s Objectives, Experts Say

The State Department announced Tuesday that U.S. Special Representative for North Korea , Stephen Biegun, was en route to Hanoi in preparation for the summit. Trump said he would like to see the ultimate denuclearization of the DPRK, but at the same time noted that he was "in no particular rush" given that the sanctions remain in effect and Pyon...

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  • Judge calls new hearing on gag order after Roger Stone post
Judge calls new hearing on gag order after Roger Stone post

U.S. Judge Amy Berman Jackson said Stone would need to show cause at a hearing on Thursday as to why the posts did not violate a gag order in the case or the conditions of his release. 1, 2019. Stone was indicted by a federal grand jury in the District of Columbia on seven counts: one count of obstruction of an official proceeding, five c...

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  • Vladimir Putin Threatens Retaliation if the U.S. Deploys Missiles in Europe
Vladimir Putin Threatens Retaliation if the U.S. Deploys Missiles in Europe

But Mr Putin tried to walk a fine line between boasting of new weapons development and promising to solve economic problems faced by the population, which took up most of the speech. Such a scenario, if left unmatched, would open up the possibility of Russian Federation being hit by a nuclear strike before its own missiles fired in response could...

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  • EU warns of reduced imports if Trump puts tariffs on cars
EU warns of reduced imports if Trump puts tariffs on cars

The Commerce Department did not make public any details on its recommendations to Trump . Major automaker groups said a year ago the cumulative effect for the United States would be an $83 billion annual price increase and argued there was no evidence auto imports posed a national security risk.

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  • Justice Department preparing to receive Mueller report
Justice Department preparing to receive Mueller report

During his Senate confirmation hearing to join the Transportation Department in 2017, Rosen said government agencies should "implement the law" as Congress has written it. Barr, who also led the Justice Department under President George H.W. Bush, was of counsel at the firm. The firing kicked off an intense nine-day period that culminated in the ...

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  • United Kingdom concludes using Huawei in 5G is a manageable risk, report says
United Kingdom concludes using Huawei in 5G is a manageable risk, report says

The UK intelligence agency has concluded that it can mitigate the alleged risks from using Huawei products in 5G networks, indicating it's not in a position to ban the company, the Financial Times (FT) reported on Sunday, citing two sources familiar with the situation.

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  • Pakistan 'ready to talk' with India on Kashmir: PM Khan
Pakistan 'ready to talk' with India on Kashmir: PM Khan

The worldwide community is well acquainted with the reality that Pakistan is the nerve center of terrorism , the statement said. Two of the militants were Pakistanis, including the group's "chief operations commander" in Kashmir, the army general said.

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  • Vatican Expels Former US Cardinal McCarrick
Vatican Expels Former US Cardinal McCarrick

The conference aims to be an opportunity to improve awareness of the global phenomenon of sexual abuse of minors within the Church, despite many in Africa, Asia and the Middle East being in denial of what they call "a Western problem". Conference of Catholic Bishops, responds to a question during a conference on "Healing the Breach of Trust: The Ro...

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  • Pakistan's ambassador to Iran summoned to Iranian Foreign Ministry
Pakistan's ambassador to Iran summoned to Iranian Foreign Ministry

The IRGC said that 150 kilograms of explosives and 600 kilograms of "explosive materials" as well as weapons and ammunition were confiscated in the raids in Saravan and Khash. "If Pakistan fails to punish them in the near future, Iran will do so based on worldwide law and will retaliate against the terrorists", Jafari was quoted by the Iranian medi...

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  • May’s deputy warns of no-deal Brexit peril for economy and union
May’s deputy warns of no-deal Brexit peril for economy and union

The government's leader in the House of Commons suggested it was increasingly unlikely that there would be any form of extension to Article 50. 'The Government does not want no-deal, but it is there because that is the legal default position, and any competent government must prepare for all eventualities, ' she told BBC Radio 4.

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  • Maduro says Trump sounds almost Nazi-like
Maduro says Trump sounds almost Nazi-like

Terrie Rizzo, chairwoman of the Florida Democratic Party, says the Trump administration has denied nearly half of the Venezuelan applicants looking for asylum in the U.S. South Florida is home to more than 100,000 Venezuelans and Venezuelan-Americans, the largest concentration in the country. Maduro said on Friday that six million families ha...

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  • Iran marks 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution
Iran marks 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution

Shopping was not the revolution Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini had in mind when he returned from exile to overthrow Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi 40 years ago. "With Iran's support to Syria, Iraq , Lebanon, Palestine and Yemen, the enemies could not succeed in their plots", Rouhani told the rally. Rouhani also touched upon his country's support to som...

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  • Ex-Boyfriend Arrested in Connection to Woman Found Dead in Suitcase
Ex-Boyfriend Arrested in Connection to Woman Found Dead in Suitcase

The ex-boyfriend of the NY woman whose body was found inside a suitcase in a wooded area of CT was held without bail Tuesday on a charge carrying a potential death penalty. Missing American lady Valerie Reyes' body was found on a suitcase in Greenwich near CT on Feb 5. Reyes lived alone in a basement apartment in New Rochelle and suffered a...

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