• Congresswoman Omar hits back at Netanyahu
Congresswoman Omar hits back at Netanyahu

In a speech to the annual American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC ) conference, Pelosi heavily criticized the movement. Speaking from Israel via satellite, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said, "From this Benjamin, it's not about the Benjamins!" Netanyahu also took the opportunity to label U.S.

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  • Pentagon reallocates $1bn to help fund Trump's border wall
Pentagon reallocates $1bn to help fund Trump's border wall

Trump vetoed a resolution last month that sought to block his declaration of a national emergency. Patrick M. Shanahan, the acting Secretary of Defense, announced that the funds will be used to support the Department of Homeland Security and Customs and Border Patrol.

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  • Lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested for extortion, fraud
Lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested for extortion, fraud

He was later arrested . And less than an hour after he was charged with four counts of extortion and related crimes by the US attorney for the Southern District of NY, federal prosecutors in Los Angeles announced that they were also charging the California celebrity lawyer with bank and wire fraud in a separate case .

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  • Rocket strikes house in central Israel
Rocket strikes house in central Israel

He was going to speak at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee and was to be hosted at a White House dinner. 'In a few hours I will meet with President Trump. The family, originally from London, made aliyah over 20 years ago and moved to Mishmeret, 25 km north of Tel Aviv, where Robert Wolf reportedly runs a glass company.

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  • Father of 6-year-old Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead
Father of 6-year-old Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead

We are funding neuroscience research aimed at understanding the brain's chemistry, structure, and circuits that lead to violence and compassion. Avielle Richman , who was killed in the Sandy Hook massacre. The teenager, who graduated from the school past year, had been diagnosed with PTSD. Psychologist April Foreman, a board member at the Am...

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  • May's Brexit deal could gain support if she quits
May's Brexit deal could gain support if she quits

If it does not pass, the country then faces crashing out with no deal, unless there is another extension granted by the EU. Reject no-deal: Labour's Yvette Cooper is calling on the government to rule out a no-deal exit from the European Union on April 12, and to set out by Thursday how it will make sure a crash-out won't happen.

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  • Dejected Trump Twitter Critics Support Each Other In Wake Of Mueller Report
Dejected Trump Twitter Critics Support Each Other In Wake Of Mueller Report

Among Trump's most ardent opponents, the report has seemingly done little to sate their desire to go after the President. United States Attorney-General William Barr has released a summary of the "principal conclusions" reached in special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

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  • Mueller offers no answer on whether Trump obstructed justice
Mueller offers no answer on whether Trump obstructed justice

The Republican House Intelligence Committee's 250-page report on alleged Russian collusion found that the IC assessment of Putin's strategic intentions for allegedly interfering in the USA election to aid Trump "did not employ proper analytic tradecraft" and contained "significant intelligence tradecraft failings that undermine confidence" in the...

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  • Another Parkland Student Takes Their Own Life
Another Parkland Student Takes Their Own Life

The second student from Stoneman Douglas died Saturday night in what police are calling an apparent suicide. While police haven't officially disclosed the student's sex, "we did confirm the student was a current student enrolled at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ", he says.

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  • Man arrested for kicking of elderly woman on subway
Man arrested for kicking of elderly woman on subway

Video of the attack on a Bronx subway vehicle has been widely shared online. As the man exited the train, he said, "WorldStar that", referring to a website that posts video of violent altercations, The New York Times said. She suffered multiple bruises and was bleeding from cuts to the face, police said. She was treated and released from th...

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  • ISIS loses its final stronghold in Syria, reign of terror ends
ISIS loses its final stronghold in Syria, reign of terror ends

The SDF declares " total elimination of so-called caliphate and [100%] territorial defeat of ISIS ", SDF spokesman Mustafa Bali tweeted early Saturday. For the New York Times , Rukmini Calimachi notes that among the thousands detained as remnants of ISIS in Syria-fighters and family members, refugees, foreigners who went there to join the ca...

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  • Trump Again Supports Idea of Making Mueller’s Russia Probe Report Public
Trump Again Supports Idea of Making Mueller’s Russia Probe Report Public

Special Counsel Robert Mueller will deliver a final report to Trump's Attorney General William Barr . "In another tweet , Donald Trump wrote , "'The reason we have the Special Counsel investigation is that James Comey (a dirty cop) leaked his memos to a friend, who leaked them to the press, on objective.' @KennedyNation Totally illega...

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  • Death toll in Mozambique from Cyclone Idai rises to 446
Death toll in Mozambique from Cyclone Idai rises to 446

In response to a request from Mozambique , India immediately diverted three naval ships to the port city of Beira , a Ministry of External Affairs statement said. The International Committee of the Red Cross said it had recorded two cases of cholera so far but the United Nations was unable to confirm the reports.

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  • The World's Tallest Building Lights Up With Photo Of Jacinda Ardern
The World's Tallest Building Lights Up With Photo Of Jacinda Ardern

Family members took turns passing around shovels and wheelbarrows to bury their loved ones. "We are one", New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern told mourners in Christchurch , and quoted a hadith from Prophet Muhammad for her speech during a commemoration ceremony for the victims of the terror attack last Friday.

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  • Cruise ship off Norway evacuated due to strong winds, engine trouble
Cruise ship off Norway evacuated due to strong winds, engine trouble

At the time, the cruise ship was also encountering high seas and strong winds, the newspaper said. Police say a cruise ship with engine problems has sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast and is transporting its 1,300 passengers to shore.

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  • Two Category 4 Cyclones Strike Remote Australian Coast
Two Category 4 Cyclones Strike Remote Australian Coast

Meanwhile, senior meteorologist Andrea Peace said: "As the cyclone approaches the Pilbara coast over the weekend, communities are likely to experience very destructive winds, very risky storm surge and heavy rain that's conducive to major flooding - so now is the time to prepare".

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  • New Zealand to Ban Military-Style Guns After Mosque Shootings
New Zealand to Ban Military-Style Guns After Mosque Shootings

Expanding on the newly announced ban of military-style assault rifles, Bush said owners of such weapons could register them online or by phone or arrange to take them to police stations. Farming lobby group Federated Farmers said it backed the decision. "Whatever you believe, whatever I believe, we're still human beings". What about legal owne...

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  • Venezuela arrests Guaido aide for 'terrorism' in defiance of US
Venezuela arrests Guaido aide for 'terrorism' in defiance of US

With Washington already having imposed extensive sanctions on Caracas, the humanitarian and political costs of further blanket measures could be high, with millions of Venezuelans already suffering shortages of food and medicine. He said weapons and foreign cash were found in a predawn raid on Marrero's home. Rights groups say Venezuelan authoritie...

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  • Robert Mueller finishes and submits report on Donald Trump-Russia investigation
Robert Mueller finishes and submits report on Donald Trump-Russia investigation

The next steps are up to Trump's attorney general, to Congress and, in all likelihood, federal courts. In a letter to leaders of the House and Senate Judiciary committees, Barr wrote that there were "no instances" of Mueller's proposed action by his team was "inappropriate or unwarranted".

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  • Trump announces cancellation of new round of sanctions targeting North Korea
Trump announces cancellation of new round of sanctions targeting North Korea

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders did not explain which sanctions he meant in a statement linked to the topic that praised the North Korean dictator. He said in a tweet that everyone should review their own activities to ensure they are not involved in North Korea's sanctions evasion. Trump has stressed his good personal relationship wi...

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  • Geomagnetic storm could make Northern Lights visible in MI this weekend
Geomagnetic storm could make Northern Lights visible in MI this weekend

UTC on Saturday . NOAA, an American agency that monitors the atmosphere, said the Northern Lights could be visible as far south as MI and Wisconsin in the United States. Michiganders could be in for a treat this weekend. They are created by disturbances in Earth's magnetosphere caused by a flow of particles from the Sun, and are usually conc...

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  • Jared Kushner faces scrutiny over alleged use of WhatsApp
Jared Kushner faces scrutiny over alleged use of WhatsApp

Kushner also allegedly asked for a back channel line of communication to be set up between the Trump transition team and Russian officials. Kushner's lawyer confirmed his client's use of WhatsApp in a private meeting. He said he also informed the committee that Kushner complies with all protocols involving classified information. "Now she a...

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  • Trump announces U.S. will recognize Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights
Trump announces U.S. will recognize Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu led the praise of Trump, calling the move a "new Purim miracle". A spokesman for Palestinian National Authority President Mahmoud Abbas called that decision 'a continuation of the hostile approach of the American administration toward our Palestinian people'.

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  • Trump to host Israel's Netanyahu March 25-26: White House
Trump to host Israel's Netanyahu March 25-26: White House

The White House has also refused to produce documents or witnesses in response to our other investigations, including White House officials'alleged use of personal email in violation of federal law, allegations that the president may have violated the Presidential Records Act by destroying documents, and reports from whistleblowers that the adminis...

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  • Electoral College is a hot topic again: Calling James Madison
Electoral College is a hot topic again: Calling James Madison

Trump was wrong; Obama actually won the popular vote over Republican Mitt Romney by 5 million votes, and carried the Electoral College, 332 to 206. "It's like training for the 100 yard dash vs. He has tried to exaggerate the significance of his victory by claiming the Electoral College is stacked in favor of Democrats, although most political...

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  • Joe Biden-Stacey Abrams Meeting Stokes 2020 Ticket Rumors
Joe Biden-Stacey Abrams Meeting Stokes 2020 Ticket Rumors

To run one term and give it to her? Prior to that, Biden represented the state of DE in the US Senate between 1973 and 2009. While getting off to an early lead in support is important, the CNN poll shows not everyone's support is locked in.

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  • Britain has requested Brexit delay until June 30: Theresa May
Britain has requested Brexit delay until June 30: Theresa May

But May did say delaying Brexit did not rule out the possibility that Britain could leave without a deal. May's Brexit deal has twice been crushed by parliament, first in January in the largest government defeat in modern history and again this month by a smaller, yet still sizeable, margin.

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  • 'Husband from hell': Trump escalates feud with adviser Kellyanne Conway's partner
'Husband from hell': Trump escalates feud with adviser Kellyanne Conway's partner

George Conway has criticized Trump on multiple occassions despite his wife's, Kellyanne's, role as Counselor to The President. He regularly uses the social media platform to challenge the legality of Trump administration policies and discuss the possibility of impeaching Trump.

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  • Prime Minister Scott Morrison slams Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan 'coffins' threat
Prime Minister Scott Morrison slams Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan 'coffins' threat

Erdogan spoke of the terrorist attack in New Zealand which left 50 people dead, saying it was as part of a wider attack on Turkey and threatened to send people back in "coffins" if they attempt to turn Istanbul into Constantinople. The New Zealand police commissioner, Mike Bush, told reporters in Christchurch earlier that he was aware of commen...

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  • Brexit Secretary Admits Government Will Still Push For Theresa May's Deal
Brexit Secretary Admits Government Will Still Push For Theresa May's Deal

May had hoped to win over her domestic opponents and bring her deal back to Parliament before a summit of the 28-nation bloc in Brussels on Thursday and Friday. It comes as German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she will fight for an orderly Brexit right up until Britain's planned departure from the EU. In Brussels, Germany's Europe Minister Michae...

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