Trump Weighs In as Senate Slides Toward Showdown Over Neil Gorsuch

While Senate Judiciary Committee Democrats complained that he remained bland and noncommittal during his confirmation hearings, they failed to unsettle him during some 21 hours of testimony that stretched over two days, or in the follow-up written ... More..

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Weather Alert! Winter Storm Warning in EFfect Until 4 p.m. Saturday
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Weather Alert! Winter Storm Warning in EFfect Until 4 p.m. Saturday

Saturday . The city of Boston is now under a winter weather advisory, but winter storm warnings are posted up to Route 128 on the west and north sides of the metro area. Expect the change to snow impacting Bo...More..

Xi and Trump: An Announcement of an Expected China-US Summit
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Xi and Trump: An Announcement of an Expected China-US Summit

Chamber of Commerce, the Guangdong Commerce Department said in a written statement. The White House said Trump would host Xi next Thursday and Friday at his Mar-a-Lago retreat in Florida and " discuss global,...More..

Trump says trade gap will make China meeting 'a very difficult one'
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Trump says trade gap will make China meeting 'a very difficult one'

He said: "American companies must be prepared to look at other alternatives". In a statement Thursday, the White House said that the leaders will " discuss global, regional, and bilateral issues of mutual con...More..

Dayton rips Trump over environmental order reversals
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Dayton rips Trump over environmental order reversals

Trump asked to the coal miners gathering around him as he signed the executive order . The current executive order nullifies six executive orders that Obama signed. "The rest of the world is moving to a lo...More..

Beijing: US, China Paying Close Attention to N. Korea's Nuke Issue
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Beijing: US, China Paying Close Attention to N. Korea's Nuke Issue

Given that the United States has a massive trade deficit with China, American companies must be prepared to look at other alternatives, Trump tweeted. "Needless to say the number-one source of deficit is Chi...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Australia Shouldn't Pick Between US and China, Premier Li Says

Mr. Pence is scheduled to visit Australia next month on a date not. The leaders are expected to sign a bevvy of new agreements and will announce the next phase of the China-Australia free trade deal. China is...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Nunes Claims Democrats Are Not Serious About Russia Investigation

Democrats have called on Rep. Devin Nunes, the Republican chair of the House committee, to recuse himself over his close relationship with the Trump White House. While the hearing was canceled, Spicer said ...More..

White House Officials Gave Nunes Info on Trump's Wiretap Claims
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

White House Officials Gave Nunes Info on Trump's Wiretap Claims

Later in the answer, he said the White House was concerned with both. She was also fired by President Trump. Nunes is leading a double investigation of sorts. The Times report doesn't challenge Nunes' clai...More..

Trump's son-in-law retains scores of real estate holdings
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump's son-in-law retains scores of real estate holdings

Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway earned at least $842,614 a year ago and her assets are valued at between $11 million and at least $44.2 million, according to the ethics filings. bank accounts. Trump adviser Ja...More..

USA offers new dates for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting so that Tillerson can attend
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

USA offers new dates for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting so that Tillerson can attend

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has been notoriously averse to granting press access since assuming his role in the Trump cabinet, except for this glowing profile in the pro-conservative Independent Review ...More..

Ryan to provide details on 'path forward' for healthcare later this week
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Ryan to provide details on 'path forward' for healthcare later this week

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., chose to pull the American Health Care Act, the GOP's alternative to Obamacare, from a scheduled floor vote after it became clear it did not have the support to pass the House. ...More..

White House was wrong for withholding intelligence documents: lawmaker
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

White House was wrong for withholding intelligence documents: lawmaker

When a reporter asked if Flynn should testify under immunity, Spicer said he was not in the business of giving legal advice. Were either of you personally aware of the activities of your own staff in contac...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Obama Officials Made List of Russia Probe Documents To Keep Them Safe

The White House quickly embraced Nunes' revelations, saying they vindicated Trump's explosive and unverified claim that President Barack Obama wiretapped his NY skyscraper. A national security expert revealed i...More..

United Kingdom may never know why Khalid Masood attacked parliament
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

United Kingdom may never know why Khalid Masood attacked parliament

A 58-year-old man was later arrested at a separate address in Birmingham. Details are gradually emerging about Masood, who was shot dead by a police firearms officer after he rammed a auto into pedestrians on...More..

EC to send team of top officials to MP to supervise bypolls
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

EC to send team of top officials to MP to supervise bypolls

It said the team will superivse implementation of administrative and security instructions of the poll panel. To ensure the correct functioning of EVMs and VVPATs being deployed in the two ACs, the Commission...More..

Syrian Kurdish militia says it's getting Russian training
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Syrian Kurdish militia says it's getting Russian training

It is likely that a Russian agreement with the YPG, who are now in control of almost all of Syria's entire northern border with Turkey, would anger Ankara. Each fighter will reportedly receive a monthly salary ...More..

4 drunk DU students detained for chasing Smriti Irani's car
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

4 drunk DU students detained for chasing Smriti Irani's car

The police received the complaint from Irani on Saturday. Reportedly, all the four detained students are from the Ram Lal College. Some reports suggest that the students are being questioned at the Chanakyapu...More..

'Will hang those who kill cows', says Raman Singh
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

'Will hang those who kill cows', says Raman Singh

Bastar (Chhattisgarh) [India], April 1 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh is the latest politician to join the league of those proposing severe actions against people harming or killing cows. Rep...More..

Greater Noida attack: Nigeria concerned over attack
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Greater Noida attack: Nigeria concerned over attack

He said Africans may not come to India for studies due to safety concerns in the wake of such incidents. Sushma Swaraj said she has spoken to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath Yogi, in whose state the inc...More..

'Real' Syria peace talks yet to start
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

'Real' Syria peace talks yet to start

The two sides, who met with de Mistura separately, did finally delve into some substance, after spending four previous rounds squabbling over the agenda. Ja'afari said his delegation had given de Mistura docume...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Health care defeat means GOP risks blame in '18 elections

Ryan said he worries that if Republicans don't repeal the Affordable Care Act and pass some sort of replacement, then President Trump will "just go work with Democrats to try and change Obamacare and that's...More..

China denies currency manipulation allegations ahead of Xi-Trump meeting
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

China denies currency manipulation allegations ahead of Xi-Trump meeting

USA administration officials say the need for China to do more on North Korea, the large US trade imbalance with China , and Beijing's pursuit of expansive claims in the South China Sea will top the agenda...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

President Trump walks out before signing executive orders

Coupled together, the orders appear to be a symbolic shot at China, which accounted for the vast majority- $347 billion -of last year's $502 billion trade deficit. Some sources of trade deficit, like US oil i...More..

Apple Reiterates Commitment to Obama Era Climate Pledge
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Apple Reiterates Commitment to Obama Era Climate Pledge

The Paris Agreement seeks to phase out net greenhouse gas emissions by the second half of the century and limit global warming to "well below" 2C above pre-industrial levels. Exxon has also been a consistent ...More..

Judge approves $25mn settlement in Trump University case
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Judge approves $25mn settlement in Trump University case

Trump said before winning the Republican nomination that he was unwilling to settle the lawsuits "out of principle", insisting that numerous students were satisfied with the quality of the instruction. Curiel g...More..

Trump Pins Blame On House Freedom Caucus, Harris Responds
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump Pins Blame On House Freedom Caucus, Harris Responds

But Trump's criticism of the Freedom Caucus put commentators like Hannity and Laura Ingraham at odds with the White House. Pelosi was referring to the fact that President Donald Trump and Republicans in Con...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Russia's Putin meets French presidential contender Le Pen in Kremlin

Putin ", according to The New York Times . Her relationship with Russia has been in the spotlight during the election campaign, partly because of a $9.7 million loan the National Front took from a Russian ...More..

Everton seek rare derby win as European hopes grow
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Everton seek rare derby win as European hopes grow

Klopp's side have won their last three at home by two goals and a victory by exactly that margin once more can be backed at 7/2. Anfield paid tribute to late Liverpool coach Ronnie Moran before the match ...More..

Police lay siege to two militant hideouts in Bangladesh
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Police lay siege to two militant hideouts in Bangladesh

Three militants, including a woman, were found dead by Bangladesh security forces on Saturday when they stormed their hideout, ending a two-day stand off with Islamist militants in a northeastern city amid a ma...More..

Rex Tillerson says Assad's fate to be decided by Syrian people
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Rex Tillerson says Assad's fate to be decided by Syrian people

This comes just two days after the Turkish government announced that it has ended the "Euphrates Shield" military operation it launched in Syria last August. He was alluding to the People's Protection Units (...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

More funding needed for Iraq programs — United Nations chief

General Votel said IS militants were aware of U.S. sensitivities to civilian casualties and were exploiting them by using human shields in Mosul . An additional 490 Iraqi forces were killed and 3,000 were ...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

ISIS fighters in Mosul provoking coalition strikes on civilians: US military

This is the latest attack on the capital since ISIS began to lose ground in the offensive. Iraq's Sunni Arabs resent the control of the Shi'ite majority over state bodies including the military, established...More..

Democrats Just Moved Closer to Filibustering Neil Gorsuch
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Democrats Just Moved Closer to Filibustering Neil Gorsuch

Schumer said that Senate Democrats weren't impressed by Gorsuch, and he warned that it is going to be hard for him to get 60 votes. Shortly before Schumer's announcement, Pennsylvania Sen. Democrats Jeff Merk...More..

Trump Says Flynn Should Seek Immunity; Russia Probe 'Witch-Hunt'
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Trump Says Flynn Should Seek Immunity; Russia Probe 'Witch-Hunt'

His downfall came when it was reported that the Justice Department warned the Trump administration about Flynn's communications with Russian Ambassador to the United States Sergey I. "He mislead the vice pres...More..