• Trump confidante reveals meeting with Russian selling dirt on Clinton
Trump confidante reveals meeting with Russian selling dirt on Clinton

Stone swiftly rejected the offer, explaining that neither he nor Trump would ever pay for "political information", his lawyer wrote. Michael Caputo, a communications adviser on the Trump campaign, arranged the meeting in Florida after Greenberg approached his business partner, the Post reports.

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  • Saudi Arabia-led coalition seizes large areas of Yemen’s Hodeidah airport: UAE
Saudi Arabia-led coalition seizes large areas of Yemen’s Hodeidah airport: UAE

The Yemeni army and popular committees killed or injured scores of the invasion forces in Hudaida, destroying 20 armored vehicles and seizing 10 of others. Hodeidah port remained open on Tuesday with the U.N. World Food Programme hastening to unload three ships containing enough food for six million people for one month, WFP spokeswoman Bettina Lue...

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  • Gaza Terror Rockets Target Southern Israel, IDF Responds
Gaza Terror Rockets Target Southern Israel, IDF Responds

Israeli jets have struck 25 Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip, after the group launched rockets and mortar shells at Israeli territory, the military said. Israel's hi-tech response and use of deadly tactics in confronting the weekly Friday protests have drawn global condemnation. Gaza, an impoverished enclave of some two million residents, has al...

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  • The Trump Administration Is Separating 65 Children a Day From Their Parents
The Trump Administration Is Separating 65 Children a Day From Their Parents

At least 2,300 of these youngsters have been separated from their parents since April, when President Donald Trump's administration launched its "zero tolerance" immigration policy . "I don't want to try people". "Well, no, of course you wouldn't", Burgess conceded, later adding, "when I have done these town halls previously, the sentiment h...

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  • Half of Aquarius migrants 'seek asylum in France': Spanish govt
Half of Aquarius migrants 'seek asylum in France': Spanish govt

Under blue skies, migrants danced and sang, their excitement captured in footage released on Twitter by SOS Mediterranee, which operates the rescue vessel with Doctors Without Borders (MSF). The total number of migrants being transported was 630. Some of the migrants were transferred from the Aquarius to the two Italian boats. Meanwhile, seve...

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  • Taliban resume attacks on Afghan forces as truce ends
Taliban resume attacks on Afghan forces as truce ends

No group said it carried out the attack . An Afghan official says the death toll from a suicide bombing against a gathering of Taliban fighters celebrating a holiday cease-fire has risen to 36. The suicide bomber in Jalalabad blew himself up at around the time President Ashraf Ghani announced an extension of the cease-fire with the Taliban and...

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  • Rachel Maddow of MSNBC cries over 'tender age' shelters report
Rachel Maddow of MSNBC cries over 'tender age' shelters report

She tried to continue but was, understandably, unable. She ended her show with "I think I'm going to hand this off". Usually there is a bit of banter between the two anchors, but not this night. The story quoted Steven Wagner, an official with the Department of Health and Human Services, referring to "specialized facilities that are devoted to ...

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  • Trump defends summit with North Korea, says U.S. ‘got so much’
Trump defends summit with North Korea, says U.S. ‘got so much’

Two other major exercises scheduled for the spring, Key Resolve and Foal Eagle , have already been completed for 2018 after they were delayed to accommodate the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. North Korea's artillery guns have little to do with its nuclear weapons program, the elimination of which is the stated goal of all recent North Korean dipl...

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  • Ivanka tells Trump the coverage of family separation immigration 'looks bad'
Ivanka tells Trump the coverage of family separation immigration 'looks bad'

Trump's wall, to be delivered by a future Congress; make it easier for authorities to detain families and quickly deport them to Mexico; cut some legal immigration; and offer renewable six-year visas for DACA recipients. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn said Republicans are crafting legislation now. The law wasn't being enforced beforehand. But...

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  • Attorneys General Call On Trump To End Family Separation Policy
Attorneys General Call On Trump To End Family Separation Policy

Asked if Mr. Trump would consider a stand-alone bill to fix the family separation issue - the president and administration have insisted a full overhaul of immigration that includes border wall funding is necessary - White House adviser Mercedes Schlapp said , "I think you know the president is meeting today with the House Conference".

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  • Protesters March On Texas Tent City To Oppose Family Separations
Protesters March On Texas Tent City To Oppose Family Separations

In yesterday's announcement, Cornyn called for speeding up immigration court proceedings to help keep family members together to reduce hardship, stress, and outrage. Cruz, rather than calling on the Trump administration to end its new policy, also used the border crisis to promote his own legislation. "We're wanting to make sure that everyone in...

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  • Madeleine Albright slams Trump over immigration
Madeleine Albright slams Trump over immigration

The US Holocaust Memorial Museum says that "One of the film's most notorious sequences compares Jews to rats that carry contagion, flood the continent, and devour precious resources". The president said his administration wants safety and security for the country. "People are not going to caravan or otherwise stampede our border". But just rememb...

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  • Theresa May sets up new showdown, may reject Brexit proposal
Theresa May sets up new showdown, may reject Brexit proposal

The question is by how much? Britain's unelected House of Lords inflicted a major defeat Monday for Prime Minister Theresa May with a landslide vote in a debate on the government's Brexit bill. For the Opposition, Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town said the Government's amendment offered no vote on the Brexit deal itself, giving the elected House of...

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  • Corey Lewandowski Mocks Story of Girl with Down Syndrome Separated from Mother
Corey Lewandowski Mocks Story of Girl with Down Syndrome Separated from Mother

Zac Petkanas , a Democratic strategist, was telling the story when Lewandowski said "womp womp" and rolled his eyes. According to Petkanas, in one particularly heart-wrenching incident, a 10-year old girl who has Down's Syndrome was taken from her mother and confined to "a cage" recently at a border crossing, by immigration officials.

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  • J&K Alliance split: No Chief Minister ever survived the rage of Jammu
J&K Alliance split: No Chief Minister ever survived the rage of Jammu

PDP president Mehbooba Mufti told reporters that her party believes in reconciliation while the BJP insisted on following "muscular policies" which can not bring peace to Kashmir. "With governor's rule, the state will not have political representation and only Delhi will take decisions", Baba said. Mehbooba said her party's objective was reconc...

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  • Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup despite Fifa ban
Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup despite Fifa ban

The 82-year-old is now serving a six-year ban for unethical conduct after Federation Internationale de Football Association was rocked by a global corruption scandal in 2015. His presence in Moscow can be an awkward distraction for Federation Internationale de Football Association and its new president, Gianni Infantino, who comes from a neighborin...

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  • Supply Chain Caught in Crossfire of US-China Trade Conflict
Supply Chain Caught in Crossfire of US-China Trade Conflict

The Chinese government has chose to impose additional duties of 25 per cent on 659 items of U.S. products worth about Dollars 50 billion, state-run Xinhua news agency reported . The additional tariffs on Chinese goods in the USA will "substantially change" the trade conditions of these products, also affecting relevant producers and trade compan...

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  • Trump assails Canadian tariffs, accuses people of smuggling United States goods home
Trump assails Canadian tariffs, accuses people of smuggling United States goods home

The two sides have been involved in negotiations with China offering to buy $70 billion dollars in USA goods. President Trump stated: "China apparently has no intention of changing its unfair practices related to the acquisition of American intellectual property and technology.

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  • Dreamworld staff emails reveal rapids ride malfunctioned 15 years before tragedy
Dreamworld staff emails reveal rapids ride malfunctioned 15 years before tragedy

Dreamworld's Thunder River Rapids had broken down twice on the same day a raft on the ride flipped over, killing four people, a coronial inquest on the Gold Coast has been told. Det Sgt Brown said the ride operator had been told "don't worry about that button, no one uses it". On Monday, the state of Queensland began a long-awaited inquest int...

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  • Sheriff: Deputy sexually assaulted child, threatened undocumented mom if she reported it
Sheriff: Deputy sexually assaulted child, threatened undocumented mom if she reported it

Salazar said that Nunez had family ties to the woman and her daughter, but that their relationship is unclear. Investigators believe the abuse has spanned months, if not years. Salazar made further speculations about the case. Super aggravated sexual assault of a child happens if the victim is under age 6 , or if the victim is under age 14 and ...

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