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Congress returns to shutdown pressure

Congress returns to shutdown pressure

  • Mon, 04/24/2017 09:12 PM

The return of Congress this week brings to the table, the now-familiar task of passing an 11th-hour spending bill to avert a government shutdown and President Trump’s promised border wall...

Le Pen, Macron win first round to advance to runoff in French election

Le Pen, Macron win first round to advance to runoff in French election

  • Mon, 04/24/2017 09:16 PM

Earthquake hit French politics Sunday with far-right populist Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron racing to the runoff presidential election after the first round of voting. Le Pen...

North Korea has detained a US citizen

North Korea has detained a US citizen

  • Mon, 04/24/2017 09:55 PM

With the recent detention of a US citizen by the North Korean authorities, they have now 3 US citizens detained with them. This can potentially deepen animosities between Washington and...

Paris terror attack as vote nears

Paris terror attack as vote nears

  • Fri, 04/21/2017 07:12 PM

Sunday’s presidential campaigning came to an early end due to a supposed terror attack at one of Paris’ most storied landmarks. To aggravate the situation, the murder of a cop by being...

Republicans plan new Obamacare replacement plan

Republicans plan new Obamacare replacement plan

  • Fri, 04/21/2017 07:45 PM

House Republicans are trying to release pressure and come up with a new Obamacare replacement plan which would be a legislative win as President Trump nears the end of his first 100 days. At...

N. Korea warns of

N. Korea warns of "super-mighty preemptive strike"

  • Fri, 04/21/2017 07:10 PM

p>In response to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s statement of the US looking at ways to pressurize North Korea over its nuclear program, North state media warned the US of a...

Georgia Race Turns Against Ossoff

Georgia Race Turns Against Ossoff

  • Thu, 04/20/2017 05:31 AM

All hopes of democrats that the political upstart Jon Ossoff would successfully deliver a rebuke to President Trump in Tuesday night’s Georgia congressional election was dashed to ashes....

Iran Complies With Nuke Deal

Iran Complies With Nuke Deal

  • Thu, 04/20/2017 05:30 AM

Tuesday, the Trump administration announced of launching an inter-agency review to decide if lifting of sanctions against Iran was in the United States' national security interests...

In French Election Macron Hangs on to Lead

In French Election Macron Hangs on to Lead

  • Thu, 04/20/2017 05:05 AM

Centrist Emmanuel Macron retains his spot status as favorite to win France's presidential election in a four-way race that is too close to call with the camp of far-right challenger...

Mike Pence warns North Korea

Mike Pence warns North Korea

  • Wed, 04/19/2017 12:36 AM

A day after the failed missile test by North Korea and two days after a power display of missiles on Pyongyang, US Vice President Mike Pence warned North Korea to not test the resolve of...

US Oil Shale industry exploding

US Oil Shale industry exploding

  • Wed, 04/19/2017 12:19 AM

Investors who suffered last year with over a dozen US shale producers filing for bankruptcy, are now placing big new bets on the industry's resurgence. The financial data provider Preqin...

Trump's plan: Let Obamacare explode

Trump's plan: Let Obamacare explode

  • Wed, 04/19/2017 12:35 AM

As the House Republican leadership pulled the plug on its plan to replace Obamacare, President Trump’s first response was that the best political move might be to just step back and let the...

US threatens Strike if North Korea does nuclear test

US threatens Strike if North Korea does nuclear test

  • Sat, 04/15/2017 05:31 AM

Fearing that North Korea’s warning of a ‘big event’ is a nuclear test that may take place this weekend, multiple senior US intelligence officials informed NBC News that the US is ready...

Trump plays tough with Democrats on ObamaCare health insurer payments

Trump plays tough with Democrats on ObamaCare health insurer payments

  • Sat, 04/15/2017 05:33 AM

President Trump created havoc amongst congressional Democrats earlier this week by threatening to hold back payments to health insurers. He hopes to get them to negotiate over a new ObamaCare...

Huge US bomb called MOAB kills many IS militants in Afghanistan

Huge US bomb called MOAB kills many IS militants in Afghanistan

  • Sat, 04/15/2017 05:41 AM

Friday, Afghan officials disclosed of the US military's largest non-nuclear bomb smashing Islamic State militants’ mountain hideouts and killing dozens of them. They also stated of no...

North Korea warns of nuclear strike

North Korea warns of nuclear strike

  • Tue, 04/11/2017 07:44 PM

On Tuesday, North Korean state media issued warning of a nuclear attack on the US at any sign of US aggression as a US Navy strike group steamed towards the western Pacific. US President...

United Airlines Stock Tumbles after passenger incident

United Airlines Stock Tumbles after passenger incident

  • Tue, 04/11/2017 07:15 PM

As a consequence to the outrage on social media over a passenger’s forcible removal from a flight spread across the globe, United Continental Holdings Inc. stocks tumbled early Tuesday by...

Russia relations with US deteriorate

Russia relations with US deteriorate

  • Mon, 04/10/2017 09:57 PM

Sunday, Trump administration officials warned Russia to stop supporting the Syrian government or face consequences of a further deterioration of its relations with the US. With it being the...

Administration reviewing all options on tax reform

Administration reviewing all options on tax reform

  • Mon, 04/10/2017 09:23 PM

Anticipating full Republican support, President Trump has gone back to the drawing board to look for tax reform to overhaul the tax system. Admitting to options being on the table, a White...

China and South Korea discuss further sanctions on North Korea

China and South Korea discuss further sanctions on North Korea

  • Mon, 04/10/2017 09:56 PM

Monday, a senior official in Seoul said that China and South Korea have decided to unitedly impose tougher sanctions on North Korea if it carries out nuclear or long-range missile tests. This...

Trump strikes Syria

Trump strikes Syria

  • Sun, 04/09/2017 06:00 PM

On Friday, the satellite images of the Syrian air base pounded by 59 US Tomahawk missiles were released. It showed large-scale destruction to airfields, planes and fueling facilities which...

Niel Gorsuch confirmed for Supreme Court

Niel Gorsuch confirmed for Supreme Court

  • Sun, 04/09/2017 06:27 PM

On Friday, the yearlong Supreme Court ninth seat vacancy was finally filled by Judge Neil Gorsuch with Senate approval. This has finally capped the tumultuous debate which made Republicans...

Susan Rice taking heat for claims in Syria

Susan Rice taking heat for claims in Syria

  • Sun, 04/09/2017 06:27 PM

In the aftermath of this week's alleged sarin gas attack, Susan Rice and other former Obama administration officials are under fire for past claims that the 2013 Syria agreement...