U.S. to Withdraw From United Nations Human Rights Council

Israel's Ambassador Aviva Raz Shechter gestures during a special session of the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council to discuss "the deteriorating human rights situation" in the Palestinian Territories, on May 18, 2018 in Geneva, after Israel... More..

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DHS Chief is Confronted With ProPublica Tape of Wailing…
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

DHS Chief is Confronted With ProPublica Tape of Wailing…

Nielsen repeated a false claim that the separation was not the result of a new policy, despite it being the direct result of Attorney General Jeff Sessions announcing a " zero tolerance " approach last mon...More..

I won't let country become migrant camp
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

I won't let country become migrant camp

It beefs up border security, clamps down on illegal entries and reinforces other immigration laws. Sen. Chris Van Hollen was flying back from a weekend trip to Texas, where he inspected facilities on the ...More..

US Rep. Yoder urges Sessions to halt separation of families
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

US Rep. Yoder urges Sessions to halt separation of families

DHS said between April 19 and May 31, there were 1,995 children separated from 1,940 adults at the southwest border. The new figures tally people who tried to enter the USA between official border crossings...More..

Migrant rescue convoy, turned away by Italy, arrives in Spain
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Migrant rescue convoy, turned away by Italy, arrives in Spain

Last week, 629 migrants on the Aquarius rescue ship were stuck in global waters off the coast of Italy and Malta, both of which denied it entry. No serious illness was reported among the migrants, who inc...More..

US, South Korea Agree To Suspend Joint Military Exercise
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

US, South Korea Agree To Suspend Joint Military Exercise

However, reports say Kim could also be seeking China's help in gaining relief from US sanctions . But the guns represent a substantial part of North Korea's threat to Seoul, perhaps acting as the main dete...More..

Dow Falls 300 Points as Trump Doubles Down on Tariffs
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Dow Falls 300 Points as Trump Doubles Down on Tariffs

The escalation in trade tensions comes at an inopportune time for China's policy makers, with indicators for May suggesting growth is already dialing back a notch. "Rather than altering those practices, it is...More..

2 feared dead after natural disaster hits Osaka in western Japan
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

2 feared dead after natural disaster hits Osaka in western Japan

Japanese government spokesman Yoshihide Suga says there were no reports of major damage as of 8:30 a.m. Singaporean Benny Tong, who is in Osaka to visit his fiancee and her family, said he felt "intense rattl...More..

Indonesia opens hotline in anticipation of another quake in Osaka
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Indonesia opens hotline in anticipation of another quake in Osaka

According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, the quake's epicenter was in northern Osaka Prefecture and occurred at a depth of about 13 kilometers. There were no immediate reports of major damage and no tsun...More..

At Least 5 Killed When SUV Fleeing Border Patrol Crashes
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

At Least 5 Killed When SUV Fleeing Border Patrol Crashes

Officials have not released the names of the driver or any of the 13 passengers. Refusing to bow to police commands, the driver of the black SUV, carrying undocumented immigrants, continued to press the pedal t...More..

USA judge sends Manafort to jail pending trial
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

USA judge sends Manafort to jail pending trial

District Court in Washington , U.S., June 15, 2018. Manafort will learn whether he must await trial in prison or can remain on house arrest following allegations that he tried to obstruct the Russian...More..

Rudy Giuliani Says Mueller Probe Must Be Suspended 'Tomorrow' After DOJ Report
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Rudy Giuliani Says Mueller Probe Must Be Suspended 'Tomorrow' After DOJ Report

But Giuliani said he wants another investigation into the bureau's Russian Federation investigation, which was eventually taken over by Mueller when he was named special counsel. "I think that we would prefer q...More..

Leader of Pakistani Taliban killed by US drone strike, Afghanistan says
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Leader of Pakistani Taliban killed by US drone strike, Afghanistan says

He is also believed to have ordered the 2012 shooting of then-15-year-old Yousafzai over her advocacy of girls' education. This year, Malala Yousafzai - now a Nobel Peace Prize victor - returned to Pakistan...More..

Peta's Forecast - Storm chances will follow weekend heat
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Peta's Forecast - Storm chances will follow weekend heat

As you head out on your Father's Day, temperatures will be in the upper 70s heading into the 90s once again. The heat index, how warm it feels when the temperature and the humidity are combined, is expected t...More..

Governor tours tornado damage in Wilkes-Barre Twp
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Governor tours tornado damage in Wilkes-Barre Twp

The National Weather Service is sending teams out Thursday to assess storm damage in Bradford County. "Nearly everyone's cars in the parking lot were destroyed", the 18-year-old said. Red Cross spokesman Dave...More..

IG Report: No 'Confidence' Peter Strzok's Decisionmaking 'Free from Bias'
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

IG Report: No 'Confidence' Peter Strzok's Decisionmaking 'Free from Bias'

The inspector general discovered a smoking gun, and, if we are to believe our eyes, couldn't see clearly whether there was a bullet in it. Peter Strzok , the FBI official who was a major player in the invest...More..

Eid to be celebrated in Kerala today
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Eid to be celebrated in Kerala today

In Kerala, Eid will be celebrated on Friday, June 15 as the moon was sighted in Kozhikode, a top cleric said. Muslims celebrate Eid Al Fitr for two or three days by visiting families and loved ones. The mee...More..

Inspector General Debunks Trump's Political Bias Claims Against Comey
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Inspector General Debunks Trump's Political Bias Claims Against Comey

It also said some FBI agents showed anti-Trump bias, but that bias did not affect the investigation. The Justice Department's internal watchdog is expected to criticize the FBI's handling of the Hillary Cl...More..

United States to offer N Korea ‘unique’ security guarantee after denuclearisation: Mike Pompeo
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

United States to offer N Korea ‘unique’ security guarantee after denuclearisation: Mike Pompeo

Some experts voiced concern that even if there were concessions from North Korea , the USA could be reluctant to return the favor immediately, given growing worries in Washington that Trump will go too easy ...More..

California 3-Way Split Initiative Qualifies For November Ballot
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

California 3-Way Split Initiative Qualifies For November Ballot

Draper's measure proposes dividing California into " Northern California ", including the Bay Area, " Southern California ", including Fresno, Bakersfield and San Diego, and " California ", whic...More..

Pompeo: US Hopes for Denuclearization of Korean Peninsula Within 2.5 Years
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Pompeo: US Hopes for Denuclearization of Korean Peninsula Within 2.5 Years

The North Korean people have limited access to other news sources so the state media's portrayal of Trump and the summit is incredibly important. The administration is under heavy criticism from media and reg...More..

Five times James Comey used his personal Gmail for Federal Bureau of Investigation business
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Five times James Comey used his personal Gmail for Federal Bureau of Investigation business

COMEY ACTION: In fall 2016, FBI investigators found new Clinton emails on the laptop of disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner. An earlier inspector general report criticised McCabe and led to his firing on a...More..

Japan and North Korea officials make contact at global conference in Mongolia
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Japan and North Korea officials make contact at global conference in Mongolia

Meeting with Kim Jong Un was an interesting and very positive experience. "I mean, I could go through a lot of nations where a lot of bad things were done", Trump said in an interview that aired Wednesday o...More..

How can we have a meeting without Russian Federation?
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

How can we have a meeting without Russian Federation?

The Shanghai organization, which Beijing began in 2001 as an alternative to USA -dominated diplomatic groups, includes China, Russia , India, Pakistan and the nations of Central Asia. The annexation of Crime...More..

Disclosures show Kushner's wealth and debt have risen
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Disclosures show Kushner's wealth and debt have risen

Per the Washington Post , ethics experts are concerned that the extraordinary outside cash flow could create intense conflicts of interest. Trump and Kushner aren't the only White House staffers raking in ...More..