Politics

Putin Orders Russia To Respond After US Missile Test

Moscow - President Vladimir Putin ordered the Russian military on Friday to work out a quid pro quo response after the test of a new U.S. missile banned under a now-defunct arms tr...

US Stocks Fall Sharply As US-China Trade War Escalates

Wall Street - Stocks fell sharply on Wall Street Friday after President Donald Trump called on U.S. companies to consider alternatives to doing business in China. He also said he w...

Billionaire Conservative Donor David Koch Dies At 79

Washington - Billionaire industrialist David H. Koch, who with his older brother Charles was both celebrated and demonized for transforming American politics by pouring their riche...

Sanders Campaign Boss Expects Candidate To Win New Hampshire

Manchester, NH - The campaign manager for Bernie Sanders emphasized Thursday that New Hampshire is a critical presidential primary state he expects Sanders to win, but he’s leaving...

Trump Scolds Denmark Over Rejection [VIDEO]

Copenhagen - President Donald Trump said Wednesday he scrapped his trip to Denmark because the prime minister made a “nasty” statement when she rejected his idea to buy Greenland a...

Trump Doubles Down On ‘Disloyalty’ Comments, Saying That All Democratic Voters – Not Just Jews – Are Against Israel [VIDEO]

Washington - President Donald Trump clarified who voters — Jewish or otherwise — are being disloyal to when they vote for Democrats. “If you vote for a Democrat, you’re being disl...

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana’s Governor During Katrina, Dies

Baton Rouge, LA - Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, who became the state’s first female elected governor only to see her political career derailed by the devastation...

Economists Survey: 34% Expect A US Recession In 2021

Washington - A number of U.S. business economists appear sufficiently concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump’s economic policies that they expect a recession i...

US Talks Secretly To Venezuela Socialist Boss

Bogota, Columbia - The U.S. has made secret contact with Venezuela’s socialist party boss as close allies of President Nicolás Maduro’s inner circle seek guarantees they won’t face...

Trump Said He ‘Probably’ Will Wait Until After Israeli Elections To Roll Out Peace Plan

Washington - President Donald Trump said he “probably” will wait until after Israel’s national elections next month to release his Israeli-Palestinian peace plan. “I probably will...

California Governor Signs Law To Limit Shootings By Police

Sacramento, CA - California is changing its standards for when police can kill under a law signed Monday by Gov. Gavin Newsom, as it tries to deter police shootings of young minori...

Trump Calls On Federal Reserve To Cut Interest Rates

Washington - President Donald Trump is calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates by at least a full percentage point “over a fairly short period of time,” saying that su...

Planned Parenthood Leaves Federal Family Planning Program

New York - Planned Parenthood says it’s pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting participants from referr...

WATCH: Rep. Ilhan Omar And Rep. Rashida Tlaib Hold Press Conference

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No. 4 House Democrat Issues Call For Impeachment Inquiry

Washington - Rep. Ben Ray Luján on Monday became the highest-ranking Democrat in the House to call for an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, saying it’s time to ho...

Romney Says Climate Change Happening, Humans Contribute

Salt Lake City - U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney said Monday that he believes climate change is happening and human activity is a significant contributor. During a speech at the conservativ...

Sanders’ Criminal Justice Plan Aims To Cut Prison Population

Columbia, SC - Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is proposing a criminal justice overhaul that aims to cut the nation’s prison population in half, end mandatory mini...

Rashida Tlaib’s Grandmother Curses Donald Trump Over Canceled West Bank Visit

Israel - Rashida Tlaib’s grandmother cursed President Donald Trump after he tweeted that she should be happy that her granddaughter was not coming to visit her in the West Bank. “...

Rashida Tlaib Joins Shabbat Service With BDS Supporters Following Canceled Israel Trip

Detroit - Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., joined a Friday night Shabbat service in a Detroit park arranged to show the freshman congresswoman support after she was denied entrance to ...

Trump Economic Adviser Plays Down Fears Of Looming Recession

Berkely Heights, NJ - President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser is trying to play down fears of a looming recession after last week’s sharp drop in the financial markets. Larry...