Friday, September 20, 2019

US

Source Says US, El Salvador To Sign Asylum Deal

New York - The United States planned to sign an agreement on Friday to help make one of Central America's most violent countries, El Salvador, a haven for migrants seeking asylum, ...

About 75 People Gather At Area 51 Gate, 1 Person Arrested

Hiko, NV - About 75 people arrived early Friday at a gate at the once-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada — at the time appointed by an internet hoaxster to "storm" the facility...

Trump Defends Himself Against Whistleblower Complaint

Washington - President Donald Trump defended himself Friday against a whistleblower's complaint including a reported private conversation he had with a foreign leader. The compl...

What Makes Impossible Meat Possible? A “Bloody” Ingredient

NEW YORK (AP) — What makes Impossible burgers possible? An engineered ingredient that makes the veggie patty look bloody — and one of many new concoctions food regulators expect to...

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio drops 2020 presidential bid

New York - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ended his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on Friday after struggling to gain traction in a sprawling field of...

Hezbollah Member Arrested For Scouting Possible Terror Sites In New York, Boston

New York- A man suspected of being an operative in New York for the U.S.-designated terrorist group Hezbollah was recently arrested. Alexei Saab, 42, of Morristown, N.J., has be...

Trump Scores A Victory In Bicoastal Battle Over Tax Returns

Sacramento - President Donald Trump's efforts to keep his tax returns private played out on both coasts Thursday, with a California judge handing him an initial victory and his law...

Trump: ‘I’d Give Visas To Iranian Leaders To Attend UN’

Washington - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he would give visas to Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani, and foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, to attend next ...

Former Secretary Of State Tillerson Says Trump Was ‘Played’ By Netanyahu

Washington - Former U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday that U.S. President Donald Trump was “played” by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on numerous oc...

Trump Says He Carries Cash To ‘Give Tips’

Washington- U.S. President Donald Trump was seen boarding his Air Force One jet with a bunch of 20$ bills sticking out of his back pocket. This prompted reporters to ask the presid...

Walgreens, Google Affiliate To Launch Drone Delivery Test

Walgreens and a Google affiliate are testing drone deliveries that can put drugstore products on customer doorsteps minutes after being ordered. Snacks like Goldfish Crackers or...

Women’s March Once Again Forced To Part Ways With Board Member

The Women's March was forced to fire their brand new board member Zahra Billoo, mere days after electing her, over her offensive tweets about Israel. The Anti-Defamation League ...

Trump Sues Manhattan DA Seeking To Block Tax Return Subpoena

New York - President Donald Trump asked a federal judge Thursday to block an effort by New York prosecutors to obtain his tax returns. Trump's attorneys filed a lawsuit in U.S. ...

Number Of Abortions In US Falls To Lowest Level Since 1973

New York - The number and rate of abortions across the United States have plunged to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973, according to new figur...

From the Editor: Knee-Jerk Defense Of Assault of Woman at Target Reveals Stereotypical Prejudices

Flatbush - Vos Iz Neias recently published a video of a woman assaulting another woman at Target because she refused to apologize for reaching over the first woman's child in order...

US Says Attack On Saudi Oil Site Was An Iranian ‘Act Of War’

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil installations an "act of war" against the kingdom by Iran, as the Sa...

Governor Cuomo Releases Statement on Attack of Hasidic Man in Williamsburg, NY

A Hasidic Jewish man was assaulted and robbed in Brooklyn on Tuesday in an incident captured on video and posted on social media. Four men cornered the man, with long sidelocks ...

A Divided Fed Cuts Key Rate For 2nd Time This Year

Washington - A sharply divided Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate Wednesday for a second time this year while saying it's prepared to continue doing what it deems nece...

Michigan Bans Flavored E-Cigarettes A Day After New York

Lansing, MI - Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issues in people using vaping devices ...

Trump Names Hostage Envoy O’Brien National Security Adviser

Washington - President Donald Trump said Wednesday he's naming hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien, who Trump had monitor the criminal case in Sweden against American rapper A$AP Roc...