• President Trump signs Space Force directive
President Trump signs Space Force directive

However, given that the Democrats control the House, congressional support for the initiative is not guaranteed. A senior administration official said Trump believes there is bipartisan support in Congress to do this. Noting that there have been a number of worldwide efforts in recent years to "prevent an arms race in outer space", including th...

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  • Andrew Napolitano: If True, NYT Report Shows Trump's 'Corrupt Intent,' Obstruction Attempt
Andrew Napolitano: If True, NYT Report Shows Trump's 'Corrupt Intent,' Obstruction Attempt

The Times reported earlier in the day that Trump had asked Whitaker whether Geoffrey Berman - the USA attorney in Manhattan and a Trump ally the president appointed to the position - could be put in charge of the investigation. In a piece published by The New York Times on Tuesday, it was revealed that Whitaker was hired by Trump as a temporary ...

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  • Putin warns new missiles could target 'decision-making centres'
Putin warns new missiles could target 'decision-making centres'

I believe they can. Referring to the United States , Putin said, "They are talented, for sure, but can they count?" " Russia will be forced to create and deploy new types of weapons that could be used not only against the territories where a direct threat to us comes from, but also against the territories where decision-making centers directi...

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  • McCabe says Hill leaders didn't object when informed of Trump investigation
McCabe says Hill leaders didn't object when informed of Trump investigation

CNN 's Anderson Cooper posed the question to McCabe on Tuesday night, asking: 'Do you still believe the President could be a Russian asset?' As the FBI investigated the so-far unproven theory that Trump's campaign colluded with the Kremlin, he said, the president was 'publicly undermining the investigative efforts.

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  • Brexit: Theresa May heads back to Brussels for further talks
Brexit: Theresa May heads back to Brussels for further talks

Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright said on Sunday (17 February) that changes needed to be made to the backstop, and that did not necessarily mean the agreement needed to be reopened. Attorney General Geoffrey Cox will travel to Brussels with the Prime Minister today to present new legal proposals in order to break the impasse over the Irish backsto...

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  • Trump Admin Plans To Cancel $929M For California High-Speed Rail
Trump Admin Plans To Cancel $929M For California High-Speed Rail

Fernando Guerra told CBS Los Angeles he agrees, saying, "The 2.5 billion is really given to transportation projects, whether we use if for high-speed rail or Caltrans projects or other projects". It's the latest spat between Trump and California, which has styled itself as the Democratic-led "resistance" to the administration. Newsom administra...

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  • Trump 'selling nuclear tech to Saudis to enrich supporters'
Trump 'selling nuclear tech to Saudis to enrich supporters'

President Trump has cultivated the oil-rich kingdom since taking office in 2017 as a key ally in his Middle East strategy and a bulwark against rival Iran. Last week Trump met with nuclear power developers to discuss building plants in Saudi Arabia. "Mr. Harvey reportedly ignored these warnings and insisted that the decision to transfer nucle...

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  • Jody Wilson-Raybould invited to speak before Justice Committee
Jody Wilson-Raybould invited to speak before Justice Committee

Her resignation came several days after anonymous allegations were made to the Globe and Mail newspaper that the Prime Minister's Office had tried to convince her to allow SNC-Lavalin to negotiate a remediation agreement as a way to avoid the company's criminal prosecution.

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  • Aides caution Trump as he looks to Kim summit for boost
Aides caution Trump as he looks to Kim summit for boost

This has led to speculation that the USA may allow tours to Mt. Kumgang if the North agrees to specific denuclearization steps like allowing inspections of its nuclear facilities. Stephen Biegun, the U.S. Special Representative for North Korea, will fly to Hanoi soon for talks with his North Korean counterpart Kim Hyok-chol. The first summit was ...

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  • Snow and ice expected Wednesday morning
Snow and ice expected Wednesday morning

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for much of southern Ontario, including Toronto, saying that freezing rain is "threatening" for Wednesday night . Potential snowfall amounts have increased from Tuesday's forecasts. The snow starts out light but steady. The changeover will occur fastest in our southwest zones.

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  • Trump To Nominate Jeffrey Rosen As New Deputy Attorney General
Trump To Nominate Jeffrey Rosen As New Deputy Attorney General

An official familiar with the matter told the Post that an announcement on his successor would be made soon. As ABC News reported Monday, Rosenstein has begun telling colleagues he plans to leave the Justice Department by the middle of March.

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  • Aurora gunman’s family: ‘We deeply apologize’ for shootings
Aurora gunman’s family: ‘We deeply apologize’ for shootings

The victims include Clayton Parks , Trevor Wehner , Russell Beyer , Vicente Juarez and Josh Pinkard . 'I love you, I've been shot at work, ' Josh Pinkard said in a final text to his wife, Terra, after being shot at work at the Henry Pratt Company on Friday.

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  • Several skiers buried in Swiss avalanche
Several skiers buried in Swiss avalanche

Skiers could be seen around the area of snow which had become displaced and go down the mountain, in an area which has seen temperatures rise in recent weeks. "Several people are buried". "About 100 rescue workers are on the site", he said to Reuters. There was no official confirmation of any deaths. "We are shocked and hope for good news abo...

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  • Danny Dyer Says ISIS Bride Shamima Begum Should Be Allowed UK Return
Danny Dyer Says ISIS Bride Shamima Begum Should Be Allowed UK Return

Now, as their heartbroken families continue to survive each day knowing they will never see their loved ones again, teenager Shamima Begum - who left London to join the Islamic State in Syria and is now begging to come back to the United Kingdom to live - has described the Manchester bomb attack as being akin to the "women and children" being bom...

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  • European Union promises 'effective' response if U.S. imposes duties on Euro vehicles
European Union promises 'effective' response if U.S. imposes duties on Euro vehicles

Trump has threatened 25% duties on European autos, especially targeting Germany, which he says has harmed the American vehicle industry. The EU and USA will stick with trade talks even if Donald Trump decides to maintain tariffs on steel and aluminium after promising European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker a reassessment.

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  • Sen. Bernie Sanders Announces his Candidacy for President on Vermont Public Radio
Sen. Bernie Sanders Announces his Candidacy for President on Vermont Public Radio

If successful in becoming the Democratic presidential candidate, Mr Sanders would likely challenge incumbent Donald Trump. Others vying to claim the top of the Democratic ticket include Senators Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, Kamala Harris of California, Cory Booker of New Jersey, Kirsten Gillibrand of NY and Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota.

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  • Weather Authority: Next round of accumulating snow on Wednesday
Weather Authority: Next round of accumulating snow on Wednesday

Snow will continue for North and South Central Kansas through the afternoon and will likely lead a slow and sloppy evening commute. Significant reductions in visibility are possible. Forecasters believe the wintry mix will stop just west of Mecklenburg County and Charlotte, with brief periods of freezing rain expected in nearby Iredell, Catawba, Ro...

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  • Roger Stone Formally Apologizes To Judge Handling His Case
Roger Stone Formally Apologizes To Judge Handling His Case

Stone, hereby apologizes to the Court for the improper photograph and comment posted on Instagram today. Mr". Stone deleted the picture soon after, then re-posted it without the crosshairs before deleting that second post as well. "They use the logo in many photos". Stone was indicted on January 25 on five counts of making false statements to...

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  • 4 people, including children, dead in MI shooting
4 people, including children, dead in MI shooting

LaJoye-Young didn't say how numerous victims were children. When reporters asked if the incident was a murder-suicide, the sheriff said it is a possibility police are investigating. "We don't have anybody outstanding that we're looking for at this point, that the public can help us find", LaJoye-Young said. "We also have to work forensically th...

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  • Haute-couture designer Karl Lagerfeld has died: Chanel source
Haute-couture designer Karl Lagerfeld has died: Chanel source

Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld appears at the end of the presentation of Chanel's Spring-Summer 2017 ready-to-wear fashion collection presented Tuesday, Oct.4, 2016 in Paris . A spokesman for the fashion brand was not immediately available for comment. The prolific designer was best known for his signature look - a shock of white hair worn...

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