Ed Case supports Nancy Pelosi for House speaker

And the reason for their supposed 180? Him. There is a name for this in negotiating strategy as well. "Trump would like to redefine the law", she said , adding that many Democrats are afraid of being seen as "overstepping" their bounds and "caus... More..

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Theresa May announces when MPs will vote on Brexit deal
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Theresa May announces when MPs will vote on Brexit deal

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said Mrs May had "led the country into a national crisis" and she no longer had cabinet backing. Now the motion put forward by the Labour leader only expresses no confidence in M...More..

China suspends tariff hikes on $126B of US goods
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

China suspends tariff hikes on $126B of US goods

Beijing will suspend a 25 percent import charge on cars and trucks and a 5 percent charge on auto parts, effective January 1, the Finance Ministry announced. 'It is essential that governments work together to a...More..

Sapporo blast latest blow to Japan in 'Year of Disaster'
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Sapporo blast latest blow to Japan in 'Year of Disaster'

Police said 42 people had been injured, but there were no fatalities. Many people who felt the blast said they thought it was an natural disaster. According to broadcaster NHK, it took firefighters several ho...More..

Cohen on Trump: 'The Man Doesn't Tell the Truth'
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Cohen on Trump: 'The Man Doesn't Tell the Truth'

Mr Trump has acknowledged both payments were made despite denying having actual affairs, and has called them a private transaction unrelated to his election campaign. "The man doesn't tell the truth". Trump h...More..

Zinke says 'attacks' led to his resignation
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Zinke says 'attacks' led to his resignation

President Donald Trump announced Zinke's exit via twitter Saturday morning, and offered praise for the embattled Interior chief. Trump tweeted on Saturday that Zinke "accomplished much during his tenure" an...More..

Portions of FBI Interview with Flynn Released
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Portions of FBI Interview with Flynn Released

But Comey , for instance, said that the FBI's counterintelligence investigation opened in July 2016 was an investigation into four individuals and not the Trump campaign itself. White House press secretary Sar...More..

Trump lawyer Giuliani rules out Mueller interview with Trump
by | Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Trump lawyer Giuliani rules out Mueller interview with Trump

In April this year, the Federal Bureau of Investigation had conducted a search at Cohen's home, office, and hotel rooms and seized hundreds of documents and computer files, related to hush agreements of adult...More..

Mueller releases key documents on Federal Bureau of Investigation interview with Michael Flynn
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Mueller releases key documents on Federal Bureau of Investigation interview with Michael Flynn

Since his guilty plea a year ago, Flynn has stayed largely out of the public eye. Federal authorities undertaking a national security probe are ordinarily under no obligation to inform interviewees of their r...More..

Clashes in Ramallah amid Israeli raids after West Bank shooting
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

Clashes in Ramallah amid Israeli raids after West Bank shooting

Some Israeli-controlled roads were completely blocked to Palestinian traffic. The Israeli military confirmed the overnight arrests. What do we know about the latest attacks? It has not yet claimed Thurs...More..

UK Brexit: I won't lead Tories into election - May
by | Saturday, December 15, 2018

UK Brexit: I won't lead Tories into election - May

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May has a warning to members of Parliament: You'll be in "uncharted waters" if you don't back my Brexit deal . The EU agreed they should try to ensure the backstop was ne...More..

Trump ally at National Enquirer tried to hide payments
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Trump ally at National Enquirer tried to hide payments

Media organizations have a right not to run stories, but AMI acknowledged that its payments to McDougal were done specifically to assist Trump's election bid and were made "in concert" with his campaign. The ...More..

Trump meets Christie as some advisers urge Kushner for chief of staff
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Trump meets Christie as some advisers urge Kushner for chief of staff

Declined to answer if he was interviewing for chief of staff. Citizen's United President David Bossie was seen entering the West Wing earlier today and is scheduled to meet with President Trump for lunch on ...More..

Migrant Groups in Tijuana Demand Reparations from United States for Long Wait
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Migrant Groups in Tijuana Demand Reparations from United States for Long Wait

As they began interviews, some claimed to be part of the migrant caravan. Among those taking part in the demonstration, organized by the American Friends Service Committee, were leaders from numerous Christia...More..

Alleged Russian spy Maria Butina cooperating ahead of plea hearing Thursday
by | Friday, December 14, 2018

Alleged Russian spy Maria Butina cooperating ahead of plea hearing Thursday

In an interview with CNN, foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Ms Butina had been "tortured" in detention - without providing any evidence - and that the Russian government considered her a "poli...More..

United Kingdom lawmakers trigger confidence vote in Prime Minister May
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

United Kingdom lawmakers trigger confidence vote in Prime Minister May

On Thursday Rees-Mogg hit back at Hammond, who voted remain in the 2016 European Union referendum, dismissing his views by taking a pop at the government department he runs and ridiculing its economic forecas...More..

Russia: Putin says he only heard of alleged spy after arrest
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Russia: Putin says he only heard of alleged spy after arrest

The filing comes after Butina's attorney and prosecutors revealed last month they were actively in talks to settle the case . Maria Butina , left, has reached a plea agreement with prosecutors after she w...More..

Central Intelligence Agency briefs House leaders on Khashoggi killing as Senate nears votes
by | Thursday, December 13, 2018

Central Intelligence Agency briefs House leaders on Khashoggi killing as Senate nears votes

But, in the Senate at least, the Khashoggi killing has put a substantial strain on that relationship. Lawmakers leaving the House briefing with Haspel, including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Democratic leader ...More..

European Court of Justice rules Britain free to revoke Brexit unilaterally
by | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

European Court of Justice rules Britain free to revoke Brexit unilaterally

Instead, it "simply says that the revocation has to be 'unequivocal and unconditional'". "We will not renegotiate the deal, including the backstop, but we are ready to discuss how to facilitate United Kingdom...More..

New Zealand police find body they believe is British tourist
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

New Zealand police find body they believe is British tourist

Her father David Millane said she was in daily contact with her family over social media, but they last heard from her on December 1. "This area was indentified late last night as a location of interest as a ...More..

PM Imran Khan decides to reply to Trump’s letter
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

PM Imran Khan decides to reply to Trump’s letter

Speaking to Geo News, Ismail said the USA thought it could get the Afghanistan issue resolved by pressurising Pakistan. The U.S. and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military commander in Afghanistan, Gen. ...More..

70 arrested in Brussels during 'yellow vest' protest
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

70 arrested in Brussels during 'yellow vest' protest

Armoured cars were deployed on the Champs-Elysées and more than 8,000 police were out on the streets of Paris today as the French government mounted a massive security operation in response to a fourth Satu...More..

Trump chooses new Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman, against Mattis wishes
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Trump chooses new Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman, against Mattis wishes

Trump said on Twitter that Milley, now the Army chief of staff, would take over as the top USA military commander from Marine General Joseph Dunford at a date to be determined. Milley's nomination will need t...More..

Trump taps William Barr to lead the Justice Department
by | Sunday, December 09, 2018

Trump taps William Barr to lead the Justice Department

During her tenure as a State Department spokeswoman, Nauert largely stuck to the department's official script, often deflecting questions about U.S. allies, including Israel. Nauert, who did not have a good rel...More..

India Condemns Terror Attack In Iran's Chabahar
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

India Condemns Terror Attack In Iran's Chabahar

Head of Chabahar healthcare center also said a pregnant woman and a 16-year-old teenager are among the injured. A little-known Sunni jihadist group claimed responsibility for the attack, which Iran's foreign ...More..

Ex-Fox News anchor to be new USA ambassador to the UN
by | Friday, December 07, 2018

Ex-Fox News anchor to be new USA ambassador to the UN

Nauert's foreign policy experience is limited to her year-and-a-half tenure as State Department Spokesperson, plus half a year as the Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, plus one-e...More..

Trump says hopes to meet N.Korea’s Kim in January or February
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Trump says hopes to meet N.Korea’s Kim in January or February

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump met on the sidelines of the G20. Kim had been expected to visit Seoul in mid-December but the North asked for a delay citing internal affa...More..

Top US senators briefed by Central Intelligence Agency blame Saudi prince for Khashoggi death
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Top US senators briefed by Central Intelligence Agency blame Saudi prince for Khashoggi death

Lindsey Graham and Tennessee Sen. Graham has been a particularly harsh critic of the Trump administration's handling of the aftermath of Khashoggi's killing. That leaves us with the question if the Crown princ...More..

Good boy: Sully the service dog visits Bush's casket
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Good boy: Sully the service dog visits Bush's casket

Maine Governor Paul R. LePage called President Bush "Maine's president" in an order closing executive departments in the state , where the Bush family has a summer home. Jim McGrath, spokesman for the Bush f...More..

Six missing after two US military planes crash off Japan
by | Thursday, December 06, 2018

Six missing after two US military planes crash off Japan

A Japanese government official said the person, rescued by the Japanese Self-Defense Forces, is in a stable condition. USA media say the two planes crashed during mid-air refuelling but this has not been offi...More..