• Republican senators tweak Trump for Putin call, knock White House leaker
Republican senators tweak Trump for Putin call, knock White House leaker

Ernest GrassleyGOP senator blocking Trump's Intel nominee GOP leaders to Trump: Leave Mueller alone GOP leaders back second special counsel MORE (R-Iowa) says he wouldn't have called Russian President Vladimir Putin to congratulate him on his reelection, referring to the Russian leader as a "criminal".

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  • MS sends first ever woman to Congress (yes, it's 2018)
MS sends first ever woman to Congress (yes, it's 2018)

Trade Association, Commissioner Hyde-Smith has been on the forefront of national and regional issues impacting agriculture", Bryant's press release stated. Hyde-Smith will be the first female US senator in Mississippi's history. Gov. Phil Bryant announced Wednesday that he will appoint Mississippi Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Cindy Hy...

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  • Israel Confirms It Destroyed Syrian Nuclear Reactor, Warns Iran It's Next
Israel Confirms It Destroyed Syrian Nuclear Reactor, Warns Iran It's Next

Newly released reports show that Israel sent four F-16 fighters into Syria on September 6, 2007, to to bomb the partially completed al-Kubar nuclear reactor in Deir al-Zor after monitoring the site for years. "Marking 10 years since that operation and looking at the Middle East, we fully understand how much it has affected reality", he said. ...

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  • Suburban counties bracing for up to a foot of snow Wednesday
Suburban counties bracing for up to a foot of snow Wednesday

There's a chance rain could fall over the Las Vegas Valley on Wednesday , but the odds improve on Thursday , according to the National Weather Service . Here's what we know about how the weather is likely to be over Easter weekendWhat is the weather going to be like over Easter? A high in the low 60s is likely.

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  • Trump bans U.S. use of Venezuelan cryptocurrency
Trump bans U.S. use of Venezuelan cryptocurrency

Prior to this, the Trump administration was actively exploring options to sanction Venezuela's oil sector. "Behind the scenes, the petro was in fact a collaboration-a half-hidden joint venture between Venezuelan and Russian officials and businessmen, whose aim was to erode the power of USA sanctions".

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  • Ex-Playboy Model Wants to Speak About Alleged Relationship With President Trump
Ex-Playboy Model Wants to Speak About Alleged Relationship With President Trump

McDougal is asking the court to declare the agreement null and void, saying that she was tricked into signing it; that it was meant to illegally influence the 2016 election; and that it violates public policy against using threats of legal action to get someone to stay silent on issues of public concern.

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  • European Union has no intention to impose additional sanctions on Iran
European Union has no intention to impose additional sanctions on Iran

Trump has taken a hard line against Iran, its IRGC and the nuclear deal struck with world powers. Trump has given the European signatories a May 12 deadline to "fix the awful flaws" of the deal, which was agreed upon by former U.S. If America pulls out of the agreement then the nuclear deal will be finished, Araqchi said, according to a report...

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  • Mosul hostages were killed: Sushma
Mosul hostages were killed: Sushma

Kolkata: More family members of Indians who were killed in cold blood by the terror group ISIS in Iraq are coming out to say that the government did not inform them before it went public in parliament . "We requested that the bodies be brought out, exhumed", Ms Swaraj told the Rajya Sabha. "The government may tarnish his image now by saying he...

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  • Trump hails arms sales to Saudi as he hosts Crown Prince
Trump hails arms sales to Saudi as he hosts Crown Prince

Protesters, some dressed as United States President Donald Trump and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, stand on the steps of City Hall in New York, March 20, 2018. He said he was restoring the more tolerant, egalitarian society that existed before Saudi Arabia's ultraconservatives were empowered in 1979. MBS is turning "Saudi Arabia into a norm...

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  • Russian Federation election: Putin ready for 'constructive' dialogue
Russian Federation election: Putin ready for 'constructive' dialogue

Certainty in European elections has been in scant supply recently, but even the most left-field predictions for yesterday's Russian presidential race would have had a hard time backing anyone other than Vladimir Putin . Authorities used both the carrot and the stick to boost engagement in the polls. There were accounts of employers forcing the...

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  • South East Asian heads of state descend on Sydney for ASEAN summit
South East Asian heads of state descend on Sydney for ASEAN summit

Mr Fischer became deputy prime minister and minister for trade when the Keating government was defeated in 1996, with the Coalition taking a more cautious line on the group comprising Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines, Myanmar, Cambodia , Laos and Brunei.

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  • Uber Suspends Its Autonomous Vehicle Testing After A Fatal Crash
Uber Suspends Its Autonomous Vehicle Testing After A Fatal Crash

She graduated from Apache Junction High School in 1985. The data will determine if the auto was at fault. " Arizona has been the wild west of robot vehicle testing with virtually no regulations in place". It was temporarily blocked from operating in San Francisco after a vehicle ran a red light, but it has since returned to the city and expand...

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  • Trump says he is working on plan to curb prescription drug prices
Trump says he is working on plan to curb prescription drug prices

President Trump is scheduled to unveil this plan when he travels to New Hampshire, which has been hit hard by the opioid crisis. "Failure is not an option; addiction is not our future". The Washington Post published the transcripts. "The Department of Justice will seek the death penalty against drug traffickers when it's appropriate under cu...

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  • Jim Carrey Facing Backlash After Tweeting Portrait of 'Monstrous' Sarah Huckabee Sanders
Jim Carrey Facing Backlash After Tweeting Portrait of 'Monstrous' Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Others on social media regarded the portrait as an appropriate likeness of somebody who routinely lies from the podium. His tweet caption reads: "If you liked my last cartoon you may also enjoy..." Many Twitter users responded to the tweet by criticizing Carrey for an unkind portrayal of Sanders, regardless of political views.

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  • United States bans transactions with Venezuela's digital currency
United States bans transactions with Venezuela's digital currency

Deeming the launch of the petro-backed in principle by Venezuela's vast oil reserves-a success, the president has since said he plans to create another gold-backed version of the cryptocurrency in an effort to attract funds that the country badly needs to overcome food shortages and plummeting oil production.

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  • USA trade groups urge Trump to stop planned China tariffs
USA trade groups urge Trump to stop planned China tariffs

Reuters first reported on the US$60 billion in tariffs last week. In a letter sent to President Donald Trump on Sunday, the trade groups urged the administration to rely on other strategies for addressing China's business practices. The Trump administration is said to be preparing tariffs against Chinese IT, telecoms and consumer products in an a...

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  • New York, Get Ready for Another Snow-Dumping Nor'easter
New York, Get Ready for Another Snow-Dumping Nor'easter

New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Plan on hard travel conditions. As for the timeline of the storm, a slight chance of rain and snow will develop after noon on Tuesday , according to the National Weather Service .

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  • Britain accuses Russian Federation of secretly stockpiling deadly nerve agent used in attack
Britain accuses Russian Federation of secretly stockpiling deadly nerve agent used in attack

Johnson said technical experts from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons will travel to Britain on Monday and will test samples of the substance used in the Salisbury poisoning in an worldwide laboratory. "Or the Russian government lost control of this potentially catastrophically damaging nerve agent and allowed it to get into ...

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  • Multiple dead as fire engulfs hotel in Manila's tourist precinct
Multiple dead as fire engulfs hotel in Manila's tourist precinct

Of the 4 confirmed dead, two worked at the hotel - a security guard and a casino employee. The BFP said the fire started at about 9:30 a.m. local time and the blaze was destroying the Manila Pavilion Hotel and Casino along United Nations Avenue in Manila City.

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  • Trump joins in claim that porn star violated pact
Trump joins in claim that porn star violated pact

Avenatti filed a lawsuit last week in Los Angeles, claiming Trump never signed the non-disclosure agreement that his lawyer made with her, rendering it null and void, and making public the agreement and related documents. However, Stormy is seeking help through an online fundraiser to help her fight the legal fees against Trump and to return th...

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  • White House pushes back against rumors of exodus
White House pushes back against rumors of exodus

The Daily Beast reports that Chief of Staff John Kelly allegedly told journalists at an off-the-record meeting that former Secretary of State of Rex Tillerson was sacked while sitting on the toilet. Rob Porter, Trump's staff secretary, Hope Hicks, his communications director, and a top economic adviser Gary Cohn have all departed in quick su...

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  • China's annual parliament reappoints Xi Jinping as president
China's annual parliament reappoints Xi Jinping as president

He added that he believes the China will continue to move forward and achieve the goal of national rejuvenation. Madam Halimah and Mr Lee also wrote about the strong bilateral relations between both countries. He said he believes North Korea-China relations will develop toward the direction that conforms to the common interests of the two peoples...

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  • Netanyahu: Israel Will Demolish Home of Car-Ramming Terrorist
Netanyahu: Israel Will Demolish Home of Car-Ramming Terrorist

A plan to build a Bank railway system to allegedly serve all populations in the West Bank has been announced in July 2013 by Israeli authorities. Trump recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel early December, saying the U.S. Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon quickly condemned the terror attack, while calling on the worldw...

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  • Violence Claims More Lives in Syria as Thousands Flee Ghouta
Violence Claims More Lives in Syria as Thousands Flee Ghouta

Meanwhile, dozens of Syrian civilians, including children, have been killed, as Turkish troops and its allied armed groups bombarded the city of Afrin in Syria's Kurdish region. "Families are relying on untreated water and boreholes, potentially increasing the risk of waterborne diseases for about 250,000 people", said UNICEF Communications Speci...

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  • Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats as toxin-attack crisis deepens
Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats as toxin-attack crisis deepens

Russia expelled 23 British diplomats on Saturday in a retaliatory move over British accusations that the Kremlin orchestrated a nerve toxin attack on a former Russian double agent and his daughter in southern England. In comments to reporters after he left the Foreign Ministry, Bristow said the crisis had arisen because of "the attempted murder of ...

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  • Merkel says Islam belongs to Germany, rebuffs minister's remarks
Merkel says Islam belongs to Germany, rebuffs minister's remarks

The chancellor was quick to distance herself from the remarks. "Christianity has shaped Germany including Sunday as a day of rest, church holidays, and rituals such as Easter and Christmas", he said. As leader of the CSU he was a frequent and vociferous critic of the chancellor, particularly over her asylum policy. But she noted fluctuations in...

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  • Britain's top diplomat says Russia's Vladimir Putin ordered ex-spy's poisoning
Britain's top diplomat says Russia's Vladimir Putin ordered ex-spy's poisoning

The United States, Britain, France and Germany jointly blamed the Russian government Thursday for the near-fatal poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter almost two weeks ago. More: Who is Sergei Skripal? Thursday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russian President Vladimir Putin is mulling retaliatory measures against London.

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  • Robert Mueller subpoenas Trump Organization for documents, including some on Russian Federation
Robert Mueller subpoenas Trump Organization for documents, including some on Russian Federation

Special counsel Robert Mueller is demanding documents from the Trump Organization , the first known time he has subpoenaed documents directly related to any of President Trump's businesses. Mueller has headed a special investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's presidential campaign since May 2017, after Trum...

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  • After TDP's exit from NDA, BJP eyes growth in Andhra Pradesh
After TDP's exit from NDA, BJP eyes growth in Andhra Pradesh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government received a minor jolt on Friday when a key ally, the Telugu Desam Party ( TDP ), filed a no-confidence motion in Parliament . Mr Rao also took a potshot against the the TDP chief Mr Chandrababu Naidu as why the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister took four years to realise and leave NDA.

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  • Time to use those Toys R Us gift cards
Time to use those Toys R Us gift cards

Toys R Us' next bankruptcy hearing is Thursday. Industry experts are encouraging cardholders to spend down those gift cards as soon as possible, rather than be stuck with worthless gift cards in their wallets. Toys R Us have said on their website: "Gift cards and vouchers will be honoured until Sunday, 11 March [2018]". Charles Schumer, D-New Yor...

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