• DCCC Posts Opposition Research on Democrat Candidate in Texas Race
DCCC Posts Opposition Research on Democrat Candidate in Texas Race

Led by Republicans , the New York Senate voted to increase state funding to help schools pay for armed police and security upgrades Monday - but turned back Democratic efforts to advance new restrictions on firearm access. While he refused to recuse himself in this suit, he did recuse himself for another-albeit smaller-scale-lawsuit related to the...

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  • U.S. pledges $533 million in aid to Africa, criticises Chinese investment
U.S. pledges $533 million in aid to Africa, criticises Chinese investment

The News Agency of Nigeria had reported that the US Department of State had in a background briefing on the visit of the Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson , to the continent expressed worry that African countries were regressing to debt after debt forgiveness, which countries like Nigeria benefitted from between 2004 and 2006.

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  • Former Trump aide defies Mueller summons before backing down, agreeing to cooperate
Former Trump aide defies Mueller summons before backing down, agreeing to cooperate

During his afternoon tirades, Nunberg detailed his interview with Mueller's investigators, mocking them for asking such questions as if he had heard Russian being spoken in Trump Tower. The drama continued into the summer of 2016, when Trump sued his former aide for $10 million, alleging Nunberg broke his nondisclosure agreement.

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  • Panama hotel evicts Trump executives, removes his name over standoff for control
Panama hotel evicts Trump executives, removes his name over standoff for control

Owners of the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Panama ripped Trump's name off the front of their building on Monday. The Trump Organization did not immediately respond to Newsweek's request for comment or confirmation about Fintiklis wresting power from the global real estate empire.

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  • Don't treat Army officers as ordinary criminals - SC
Don't treat Army officers as ordinary criminals - SC

To recall, three civilians were killed when Army personnel fired at a stone-pelting mob in Ganovpora village of Shopian on January 27. Villagers at the funeral of Suhail Ahmad near Srinagar . And with the Indian legal system, at its highest level, now sending out an unambiguous signal that army personnel can not be treated as "common criminals...

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  • Niger attack on U.S. soldiers
Niger attack on U.S. soldiers

A quick sampling of media that have reported on it: The New York Times, Fox News, and the BBC . His testimony took on added drama with the release Monday by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria of a video laced with propaganda , including graphic head camera footage taken from one of the slain USA troops.

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  • United Nations chief says time to seize the opportunity for Korean talks
United Nations chief says time to seize the opportunity for Korean talks

May be false hope, but the U. "The reality is that North Korea now has an intercontinental ballistic missile that can allegedly hit targets in the USA", the paper wrote. While promising that it will not use its nuclear or conventional weapons against the South, the North also agreed to hold an inter-Korean summit next month on the south side of...

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  • Saudi Arabia gives Air India overflight rights for Israel routes: Netanyahu
Saudi Arabia gives Air India overflight rights for Israel routes: Netanyahu

Air India said on Tuesday that while it had issued such a request, the regulator had yet to give it a positive answer. He further informed that the Air India will be permitted to fly over the territory for three times in a week after it pays 750,000 Euros to Israel's Ministry of Tourism.

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  • China to increase military spending by 8.1% in 2018
China to increase military spending by 8.1% in 2018

China's defence budget in 2017 was 7 per cent of the country's GDP and has been in single digit since 2013, but this year's military spending is the highest in three years. U.S. Presidents served a maximum of two four-year terms by tradition until President Franklin Roosevelt was elected a record four times, beginning in 1932.

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  • Giffords Law Center: Virginia gets 'D' grade for gun safety laws
Giffords Law Center: Virginia gets 'D' grade for gun safety laws

The Washington Post headline reads, "No, there haven't been 18 school shootings in 2018". This number was inflated and in fact only five of the incidents listed on Everytown where during school hours and resulted in injury. I am writing to point out a few things to people who either don't know or don't understand a lot of the issues around firear...

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  • Trump says Democrats are 'nowhere to be found' on DACA
Trump says Democrats are 'nowhere to be found' on DACA

Federal district judges in California and NY have issued nationwide injunctions against ending the program March 5, the deadline set by the White House. In their recent session, OR lawmakers passed several bills to help DACA recipients get state services such as identification cards and in-state tuition.

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  • Former Russian Spy Critically Ill After Exposure to Unknown Substance in Britain
Former Russian Spy Critically Ill After Exposure to Unknown Substance in Britain

The man and woman are both in critical condition , Holden said. They are in intensive care at Salisbury District Hospital. He was jailed in 2006 for 13 years after being caught spying for Britain. Since finding refuge in Britain, Skripal kept largely out of the spotlight until he was seen making unusual movements on a bench in Wiltshire on Sun...

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  • Enable Midstream Partners (NYSE:ENBL) Raised to
Enable Midstream Partners (NYSE:ENBL) Raised to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research

Tph Asset Management Llc sold 311,318 shares as the company's stock declined 3.38% while stock markets rallied. Magellan Midstream Partners Lp now has $14.47B valuation. Solaris Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Corp holds 0.38% or 9,175 shares in its portfolio. Martin Midstream Partners L.P.is a limited partnership with a set of operations focused in...

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  • 'House of Cards' Final Season Teaser Trailer Released
'House of Cards' Final Season Teaser Trailer Released

However in November past year the production of the show was initially put on hold after lead actor Kevin Spacey was accused of sexual misconduct. It has also been reported that there could be several House Of Cards spin-offs following the show's final season .

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  • USA urges citizens to reconsider Burkina Faso travel
USA urges citizens to reconsider Burkina Faso travel "due to terrorism"

The location of the meeting was changed at the last moment, Sawadogo said, adding the room they had been due to use at the military headquarters was blown up. Trading resumed at the main market in Burkina Faso's capital city near the headquarters, and residents returned to the streets. Two of the trio managed to flee the scene but the third was a...

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  • They're Back! Faye Dunaway & Warren Beatty To Present At Oscars 2018
They're Back! Faye Dunaway & Warren Beatty To Present At Oscars 2018

Beatty announced that " The Shape of Water " won, and the joke continued when director Guillermo Del Toro grabbed the envelope from the actor and held it up as proof, drawing laughs from the crowd. I'm afraid they read the wrong thing. Thanks to her, Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty redeemed themselves from the epic 2017 Best Picture cont...

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  • EU Warns Of Retaliation Against Any US Steel, Aluminum Tariffs
EU Warns Of Retaliation Against Any US Steel, Aluminum Tariffs

Meanwhile, Canada is the number one exporter of steel to the United States. Canada's foreign minister also voiced opposition. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross uses a can of Campbell's Soup to defend steel and aluminum tariffs in this screen grab from CNBC, March 2, 2018 .

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  • UFC 222: Frankie Edgar dismisses Conor McGregor's fight claims
UFC 222: Frankie Edgar dismisses Conor McGregor's fight claims

It was a vicious uppercut which had Edgar on the deck with just over 15 seconds left in the opening round. The taller Ortega worked to establish his jab and utilize his reach advantage while Edgar moved in and out of the pocket with head movement and footwork.

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  • US Navy carrier
US Navy carrier"s visit to Vietnam puts China on notice"

Vietnamese diplomats and military officers have repeatedly stressed the country's independent foreign policy and its desire for broad foreign relations - hoping to maintain stable ties with China while standing up to it over the South China Sea, the sources said.

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  • Upstate New York college on lockdown after 'real' and 'credible' threat
Upstate New York college on lockdown after 'real' and 'credible' threat

A pair of phone calls threatening to take some sort of action at the Gordon Science Center on the campus of Utica College has resulted in a campus-wide lockdown. The investigation was continuing, with police remaining on campus. Residential students will be escorted back to their residence halls by law enforcement, and must remain there until the...

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