White House calls for full implementation of US President Donald Trump’s travel ban

November 21, 2017 6:30 pm
White House calls for full implementation of US President Donald Trump’s travel ban

US President Donald Trump leaves the US Capitol after US President Donald Trump met with the House Republican Conference about tax reform in Washington, DC, on November 16, 2017. (Photo by AFP) The White House has asked the US Supreme Court to allow President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban to […]

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US State Department officials accuse Rex Tillerson of breaching law on child soldiers

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US State Department officials accuse Rex Tillerson of breaching law on child soldiers

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (Photo by AFP) US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has violated a federal law designed to stop foreign military forces from recruiting child soldiers, State Department officials say, in what seems to be an unusual rebellion against the top American diplomat. Over a dozen […]

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US Treasury slaps sanctions on ‘IRGC-linked’ individuals, entities

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US Treasury slaps sanctions on ‘IRGC-linked’ individuals, entities

A view of the headquarters of the US Treasury Department In yet another hostile measure against Tehran, the US has slapped sanctions on several individuals and companies for their alleged links with Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC). According to a statement issued by the US Treasury Department on Monday, two […]

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Four women file new sexual assault allegations against Former US President Bill Clinton

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Four women file new sexual assault allegations against Former US President Bill Clinton

Former US President Bill Clinton Former US President Bill Clinton is facing explosive new claims of sexual assault, according to top-level Democratic Party officials and the author of several bestselling books on the 42nd American president. Edward Klein, former New York Times Magazine editor and the author of numerous bestsellers including […]

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Award-winning American interviewer and TV host Charlie Rose suspended after 8 women accuse him of sexual assault

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Award-winning American interviewer and TV host Charlie Rose suspended after 8 women accuse him of sexual assault

Charlie Rose, host of “CBS This Morning” (Photo by AFP) Charlie Rose, an award-winning American interviewer and TV host, has been suspended from his jobs at both CBS and PBS networks after admitting claims by eight women who accused him of years of sexual harassment and unwanted advances. The two […]

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US President Donald Trump’s order on sanctuary cities permanently blocked by court

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US President Donald Trump’s order on sanctuary cities permanently blocked by court

A mural voicing support for immigrants is painted along a retail strip in the predominately Hispanic Pilsen neighborhood on October 16, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by AFP) A federal court has permanently blocked US President Donald Trump’s executive order to cut federal funds for sanctuary cities, calling it “unconstitutional on its […]

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‘Rise in hate’ came with Donald Trump, Democratic lawmakers in the US House of Representatives demand hearing

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‘Rise in hate’ came with Donald Trump, Democratic lawmakers in the US House of Representatives demand hearing

Muslim women walk along Coney Island Avenue on October 18, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by AFP) Democratic lawmakers in the US House of Representatives are calling for a hearing on hate crimes in the United States amid an uptick in violence in the backdrop of a decisive rhetoric […]

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We still hope for diplomacy with Pyongyang, Rex Tillerson says despite Donald Trump’s move

November 20, 2017 11:30 pm
We still hope for diplomacy with Pyongyang, Rex Tillerson says despite Donald Trump’s move

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks about the designation of North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, DC, November 20, 2017. (Photo by AFP) US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Washington is still hopeful for diplomacy […]

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US President Donald Trump designates North Korea as a state sponsor of terror

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US President Donald Trump designates North Korea as a state sponsor of terror

US President Donald Trump holds a Cabinet Meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, DC, November 20, 2017. (Photo by AFP) US President Donald Trump has designated North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism, a move designed to punish the Asian nation over its nuclear […]

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Murderous US cult leader Charles Manson dead at 83

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Murderous US cult leader Charles Manson dead at 83

This file handout photo, courtesy of California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, shows inmate Charles Manson, on August 14, 2017. (Via AFP) Charles Manson, the psychopathic cult leader who masterminded heinous murders in 1960s that shocked America, has died at the age of 83, California prison officials said. Manson “died […]

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DC protesters march in unity with hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

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DC protesters march in unity with hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

Hundreds of protesters have marched in Washington, DC, to draw attention to the situation in hurricane-stricken Puerto Rico amid criticism that the Trump administration’s response has been inadequate.  Dubbed “The Unity for Puerto Rico March,” the event was attended by San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz and politicians like Representative Luis Gutierrez […]

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American military forces in Japan banned from alcohol use after deadly car crash

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American military forces in Japan banned from alcohol use after deadly car crash

People stage a rally in front of the main gate of the Camp Schwab of the US Marine Corps in Nago, Okinawa Prefecture, on September 16, 2016. (Photo by AFP) All American military forces in Japan have been banned from buying and consuming alcohol following a deadly road crash caused […]

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Honda recalls 800,000 minivans in the United States over faulty seats

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Honda recalls 800,000 minivans in the United States over faulty seats

The 2018 Honda Odyssey minivan is shown at its reveal at the 2017 North American International Auto Show on January 9, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by AFP) Honda is recalling about 800,000 of its Odyssey minivans in the United States over faulty parts blamed for 46 minor injuries, the […]

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US President Donald Trump calls Jeff Flake’s career ‘toast’ after senator criticizes him

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US President Donald Trump calls Jeff Flake’s career ‘toast’ after senator criticizes him

File photo of Sen. Jeff Flake (L) US President Donald Trump has renewed a Twitter feud with Senator Jeff Flake, suggesting his political career is “toast” after the Arizona Republican was caught on an open microphone criticizing the president and Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore. In candid remarks following a […]

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US President Donald Trump regrets freeing US students from Chinese jail over ‘ungrateful’ father

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US President Donald Trump regrets freeing US students from Chinese jail over ‘ungrateful’ father

US President Donald Trump (Photo by AFP) US President Donald Trump has expressed regret for mediating the release of three American basketball players accused of shoplifting from Chinese jail, after a player’s father downplayed his role in the process. Chinese law enforcement officers arrested LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen […]

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US President Donald Trump calls for border wall after officer’s death

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US President Donald Trump calls for border wall after officer’s death

Border Patrol agents open a gate at the US-Mexico border November 18, 2017 in San Ysidro, California. (Photo by AFP) US President Donald Trump has reiterated his plan to build a wall on the United States border with Mexico in the backdrop of an officer’s death. The American commander in […]

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Jared Kushner opposed foreign contacts, his lawyer says

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Jared Kushner opposed foreign contacts, his lawyer says

White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner (L) and wife Ivanka Trump on the South Lawn of the White House during a memorial service for the 9/11 terrorist attacks in Washington, DC, on September 11, 2017. (Photo by AFP) The lawyer representing the son-in-law of US President Donald Trump says Jared […]

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Former US secretary of state John Kerry says Israel doesn’t want peace with Palestinians

November 19, 2017 2:27 pm
Former US secretary of state John Kerry says Israel doesn’t want peace with Palestinians

Former US Secretary of State John Kerry (Photo by AFP) Former US secretary of state John Kerry has said Israel doesn’t have any plans to make peace with Palestinians, while hailing the “extraordinary” job Palestinians have been doing to reduce tensions. “The Palestinians have done an extraordinary job of remaining […]

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African American men get longer prison sentences than white men for same crime: Study

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African American men get longer prison sentences than white men for same crime: Study

African American men get longer prison sentences than white men for the same crime, according to a new study. African American men serve longer prison sentences than white men who have committed the same crime, according to a new study by the US government. Black men are imprisoned on average […]

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US President Donald Trump invites ‘loser’ Hillary Clinton to run again in 2020

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US President Donald Trump invites ‘loser’ Hillary Clinton to run again in 2020

This file photo taken on October 19, 2016 shows former Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton (R) and former Republican nominee Donald Trump walking off the stage after the final presidential debate at the Thomas & Mack Center on the campus of the University of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo […]

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US nuclear commander General John Hyten: I’d resist Trump’s ‘illegal’ nuke strike order

November 18, 2017 12:37 am
US nuclear commander General John Hyten: I’d resist Trump’s ‘illegal’ nuke strike order

General John Hyten, the commander of United States Strategic Command (File photo) A top nuclear commander in the United States says he would resist an “illegal” nuclear attack order from President Donald Trump. The head of US Strategic Command, General John Hyten, told an audience at a security forum on Saturday that […]

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