• Was There Anything Actually True in Trump's State of the Union?
Was There Anything Actually True in Trump's State of the Union?

Contact your legislators . Do not allow them to privatize our interstate highways such as I-94 and I-65 into toll roads. Do not give them to corporations so that they can profit from them. In his first State of the Union speech, President Trump called for unity. That seems kind of odd, considering all that he has done to divide the nation .

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  • Black History Month events lined up for MC
Black History Month events lined up for MC

This picture is part of the AAHCS exhibit "Unsung Heroes: Black Shipyard Workers, 1940-1945" in the Second Floor Gallery at the African American Art and Culture Complex. The programming features a speech re-enactment, a round-table discussion about "The Mis-Education of the Negro" and several lectures ranging from race relations to African-American...

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  • US Missile Interceptor Test Fails in Hawaii
US Missile Interceptor Test Fails in Hawaii

A test of an American missile defense system failed early Wednesday morning in Hawaii, two US defense officials tell Fox News. The missile is used to target intermediate range missiles. Several administration officials told CNN the missile was launched from the ground and apparently failed to intercept an incoming target launched from an aircra...

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  • Iranian women protest hijab as defiant headscarf demonstrations spread
Iranian women protest hijab as defiant headscarf demonstrations spread

On December 27, a woman later identified as 31-year-old Via Movahed became an worldwide sensation after she stood atop a telecoms box in Tehran's Enghelab Street. Rights lawyer Sotoudeh said the protests were an indication that many women are fed up with the obligatory hijab and predicted they would continue.

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  • Cape Town most likely to run out of water by April
Cape Town most likely to run out of water by April

The South African city plans to cut off access to the municipal water supply on that date-73 days from now-after which the city will open up 200 water-collection points where people can pick up their ration of 25 liters (6.6 gallons) a day per person.

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  • Planters in Toronto 'seized', searched for alleged serial killer victims
Planters in Toronto 'seized', searched for alleged serial killer victims

Det. Sgt. Hank Idsinga says investigators are now searching the basement of a property where Bruce McArthur was known to have worked. "We laughed together", he said. Idsinga confirmed that investigators recently seized a planter from a home on Balmoral Avenue in Toronto's Deer Park neighbourhood but would not say what was inside.

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  • Cong buoyant after Rajasthan bypoll sweep; dissidents hit BJP
Cong buoyant after Rajasthan bypoll sweep; dissidents hit BJP

According to the latest report Congress candidate Raghu Sharma is leading in Ajmer by over 21,000 votes. Moreover, Alwar is adjacent to Haryana, Ajmer in central Rajasthan, while Mandalgarh is near Madhya Pradesh border. CPI-M-led Left Front was pushed to the third position while Congress candidates suffered the ignominy of losing security de...

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  • Trump Asked Rosenstein Whether He Was On His 'Team'
Trump Asked Rosenstein Whether He Was On His 'Team'

He then asked the official if he was on his "team", to which Rosenstein reportedly replied, "Of course, we're all on your team, Mr. President". The Justice Department declined to comment for this story. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , via Justice Department. The White House has said Trump will consult with his national security and lega...

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  • Fox gets Thursday night run
Fox gets Thursday night run

The deal, which kicks off with the 2018 season, includes 11 games between weeks four and 15 (excluding Thanksgiving night) to be broadcast on Fox . "Fundamentally, Fox was built on football", said Peter Rice , the president of 21st Century Fox, noting that 25 years ago, the NFC package "helped launch a fledgling network into what it is today".

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  • Let's talk honestly about mental health
Let's talk honestly about mental health

Many will participate in various activities, some broadcast on social media, some mainstream. Through the Bell Let's Talk Campaign, $86.5 million has been donated to mental health initiatives, helping more than 740,000 individuals gain access to mental health care.

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  • North Korea could very soon threaten US soil
North Korea could very soon threaten US soil

The post has been vacant since the Trump administration came into office early past year, sparking concerns about close coordination between the allies at a time of heightened tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs.

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  • House Intelligence Committee approves release of FISA abuse memo
House Intelligence Committee approves release of FISA abuse memo

He said making the document public could set a risky precedent, according to a person familiar with the discussion. Earlier this month, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray met with Ryan over the department's dispute with Nunes , trying to gauge where the speaker stood relating to Nunes' outstanding subp...

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  • Sydney seaplane took 'totally inexplicable' turn before crash killed five Britons
Sydney seaplane took 'totally inexplicable' turn before crash killed five Britons

Shaw questioned why a pilot with more than 10,000 hours of flying experience would enter an 80-to-90-degree bank angle turn, as witnesses described in the report. Details of the plane's accident in 1996, which has been previously reported, was also mentioned. Police divers helped retrieve nearly all of the wreckage and while the bureau has kept t...

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  • Trey Gowdy to leave Congress at end of term
Trey Gowdy to leave Congress at end of term

He wrote that he will not be seeking re-election when his term ends. Just last week, the Appropriations Committee chairman, Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen of New Jersey, announced his retirement despite having several more years as chair of the committee.

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  • US FBI cites 'grave concerns' over Republican memo: statement
US FBI cites 'grave concerns' over Republican memo: statement

The West Wing meeting Monday with Kelly, which was originally scheduled to discuss other matters, is the latest sign of the tension between the administration and the Justice Department . Sanders said a legal and national security review into the memo continues. The memo was written by Republicans on the House intelligence committee under the ...

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  • Feds drop remaining charges against Sen. Menendez
Feds drop remaining charges against Sen. Menendez

In a legal filing Wednesday, prosecutors asked the judge to dismiss the indictment. In a December interview with reporters, Menendez sharply criticized the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department for how they had pursued him, suggesting that his Hispanic heritage - and his roots in New Jersey's Hudson County, an area with a histo...

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  • Boy, 7, is led away from school in handcuffs after attacking teacher
Boy, 7, is led away from school in handcuffs after attacking teacher

The youngster is said to have grabbed one of the teachers by the hair as they lay on the ground. Police said the teacher tried to restrain the boy, but he continued to kick and punch, causing the pair to fall to the ground. "Due to a great concern for the student and to ensure his safety and that of those around him, he was restricted according...

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  • Putin orders alternative Olympic Games for banned athletes
Putin orders alternative Olympic Games for banned athletes

Peskov spoke to reporters after Putin earlier Wednesday met with Russian athletes set to join Pyeongchang Games and said he was sorry "for not having been able to shield" them from the doping scandal. "We'll do our best to support them", Putin said. "Then the question arises - what exactly are we fighting, doping or something else?" I sincerely...

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  • Stormy Daniels Avoids Answering Jimmy Kimmel's Questions About Alleged Trump Affair
Stormy Daniels Avoids Answering Jimmy Kimmel's Questions About Alleged Trump Affair

Stormy Daniels (going on Kimmel tonight after Trump's State of the Union ) issues a new statement saying she is denying having an affair with Trump not because of a settlement but because "it never happened". "That's not the craziest thing I've read about myself on the internet today", Daniels said. "You're so smart, Jimmy ", replied Dan...

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  • Trump's CDC Director Resigns Amid Apparent Financial Conflicts of Interests
Trump's CDC Director Resigns Amid Apparent Financial Conflicts of Interests

She reportedly owned stock in Japan Tobacco , and prior to becoming director of the CDC-while still serving as the Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Health-owned stock in Reynolds American, British American Tobacco, Imperial Brands, Philip Morris International, and Altria Group Inc.

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