• HHS Sec'y Price Prefers Private Jets for Business Trips
HHS Sec'y Price Prefers Private Jets for Business Trips

Flight delays and no-shows would not do. The travel, which is estimated to cost US taxpayers' tens of thousands of dollars per flight, has drawn widespread criticism from Democratic lawmakers. Both U.S. senators, Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan, have called for Price to release additional information about the trips. However, there are ways for ...

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  • Federal government notifies 21 states of election hacking
Federal government notifies 21 states of election hacking

He said that the system had recognized the IP addresses that were scanning the system and blocked them. But election officials in three states said Friday the attempts could be linked to Russian Federation. Colorado said the hacking wasn't quite a breach. "According to Homeland Security, we were not attacked, probed, breached, infiltrated or pene...

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  • After Trump speech, Mattis says North Korea crisis still 'diplomatic effort'
After Trump speech, Mattis says North Korea crisis still 'diplomatic effort'

He was referring to an accelerating series of missile tests by North Korea that have defied US and global warnings to stop. The North has repeatedly defied the United Nations to conduct nuclear and missile tests, the latest being a mid-range missile fired over Japan on Friday, soon after the reclusive nation's sixth and most powerful nuclear ...

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  • Donald Trump says United States to target firms doing business with North Korea
Donald Trump says United States to target firms doing business with North Korea

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said banks doing business in North Korea would not be allowed to also operate in the United States. The decision to send aid to North Korea was not popular in South Korea, hitting President Moon Jae-in's approval rating.

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  • Kylie Jenner Pregnant with First Child
Kylie Jenner Pregnant with First Child

Kylie allegedly began telling close friends about her pregnancy earlier this month when she attended the Day N Night Fest in Anaheim, CA. "She is REALLY excited and so is Travis! ". In recent months, Kylie - who has previously been romantically linked to Jaden Smith and Tyga - has been laying low, even opting to skip NYFW and her family's i...

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  • United States aircraft carrier to conduct joint drill in S.Korea
United States aircraft carrier to conduct joint drill in S.Korea

She talked up a shift to unilateral USA military options. North Korea is "intentionally doing provocations that seem to press against the envelope for just how far can they push without going over some kind of a line in their minds that would make them vulnerable", Mattis said .

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  • Taylor Swift Confronts All Those 'Dead' Taylor Swifts In New BTS Video
Taylor Swift Confronts All Those 'Dead' Taylor Swifts In New BTS Video

We're all just chatting about life. Naturally, Jessica also turned one of the kittens into the zombie version of Taylor the singer debuted in her video , dressing little Jelly in a light blue dress-a somewhat less scary, but still convincing, version of Taylor's living dead look.

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  • United States jets fly over Korean Peninsula after North Korea ballistic missile launch
United States jets fly over Korean Peninsula after North Korea ballistic missile launch

Russian Federation has supported China's "suspension-for-suspension" proposal, where the United States and South Korea would agree to halt joint military drills while North Korea halted missile and nuclear tests. This equally applies to the internal military modernization of weapons of mass destruction in this nation and the threatening behavior ...

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  • Snubbed By Trump, Pakistan Protests Against Greater Role Of India In Afghanistan
Snubbed By Trump, Pakistan Protests Against Greater Role Of India In Afghanistan

Cold start is an indigenous military doctrine developed by the Indian armed forces, when it realized in 2001 after the parliament attack, that the time taken to mobilize troops gives the enemy enough time to take counter measures and escalate diplomatic pressure.

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  • Manafort offered to brief Russian billionaire on election
Manafort offered to brief Russian billionaire on election

The spokesman, Jason Maloni , said the emails, which had been turned over to congressional committees, showed nothing improper. September 20, 2017 (EIRNS)-Paul Manafort has responded to the revelation that he has been wiretapped since 2014, including during his serving as Trump's campaign manager and beyond, by demanding a criminal investigati...

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  • Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no details
Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no details

On Friday, North Korea fired a medium-to-long range Hwasong-12 missile over Japan a few hours after it threatened to "sink" its southeastern neighbor. Military options available to the United States range from non-lethal actions such as a naval blockade to enforce sanctions to waging cyber attacks and positioning new U.S.

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  • Student Shot In High School Cafeteria; Teacher Subdues Suspect
Student Shot In High School Cafeteria; Teacher Subdues Suspect

Police say the suspect, a male student, is in custody. Mattoon is located about three hours south of Chicago. The Mattoon Journal-Gazette reported that police were clearing the high school room by room. Immediately following the shooting students were evacuated and eventually bused to a nearby school to be picked up. We are working to get mor...

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  • Rob Portman Hints That He'll Support Latest GOP Health Care Bill
Rob Portman Hints That He'll Support Latest GOP Health Care Bill

CNN's Chris Cuomo noted that people may have to pay more for health insurance under the senator's bill, but Cassidy claimed that "the price will actually be lower". "The senators on the other side of the aisle should be walking around here with a blindfold over their eyes, because they don't know what they're voting on", Schumer said as Democrats ...

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  • Slaven Bilic struggles fielding West Ham players in 'ideal positions'
Slaven Bilic struggles fielding West Ham players in 'ideal positions'

Slaven Bilic has been getting a lot of stick since the start of the season, but he is the right man for West Ham. "Although for me it's not logical to be under pressure after three games only but it is modern football and of course I have felt the pressure".

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  • Supreme Court verdict: Kenya tightens security
Supreme Court verdict: Kenya tightens security

Kenya's Supreme Court, giving its first explanation for its historic decision to nullify last month's election, has blasted the Kenyan election commission for a litany of "illegalities and irregularities" and a "disturbing" refusal to obey judicial orders.

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  • Backed rebels hindering Syria Daesh fight: Russian Federation
Backed rebels hindering Syria Daesh fight: Russian Federation

Following Damascus' strategic victory, and while its forces continue to mop up pockets of IS resistance in the west of the city, the US-backed SDF announced a separate offensive east of Deir ez-Zor. Gen. Paul E. Funk said in a statement following Saturday's strike . Syrian troops broke through the defenses of the Daesh (also knowns as ISIS or ...

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  • Turkey Launches Military Drills Near Iraq Border
Turkey Launches Military Drills Near Iraq Border

Kurdistan's parliament approved a plan on Friday to hold a referendum on independence on September 25, ignoring opposition from Baghdad and the wider region as well as Western concerns that the vote could heighten tensions in the region.

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  • Spain expels North Korea ambassador
Spain expels North Korea ambassador

While worldwide pressure mounts Kim Jong-Un has pledged to continue the North's programs, saying his country is nearing its goal of "equilibrium" in military force with the United States. The joint military drills come three days after the North fired another intermediate-range ballistic missile over Japan . If diplomacy fails to coerce North...

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  • Trump adviser tells foreign officials no change on Paris climate deal
Trump adviser tells foreign officials no change on Paris climate deal

U.S. President Donald Trump on June 1 announced his decision to withdraw from Paris Agreement, citing concerns about the accord's threat to the U.S. The United States produces the world's second-highest level of greenhouse gas emissions, next to China. "In order to fulfill my solemn duty to protect America and its citizens, the United State...

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  • Toys R Us files for bankruptcy in the U.S. and Canada
Toys R Us files for bankruptcy in the U.S. and Canada

In a statement , the company said its roughly 1,600 stores, which include Babies R Us , will remain open. Most of its 1,600 stores across the world are profitable, and only those in North America are a part of these court filings, it said.

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  • Russian war games helicopter fires on civilian cars
Russian war games helicopter fires on civilian cars

The Western Military District stressed that the video uploaded to social networks showed a different incident, which occurred when helicopter crews were practicing attacks on ground targets. The Russian Armed Forces told the Interfax news agency that... The Zapad-2017 is, most of the times, organized in Belarus, in the ultra-militarized enclave o...

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  • India says Rohingya refugees threat to national security
India says Rohingya refugees threat to national security

The Centre's Narendra Modi government on Monday told the Supreme Court that India was not bound by any global treaty on refugees and Rohingya Muslims now residing in the country will have to go. Taking note of the Centre's reply, the court has adjourned the hearing in the matter to October 3. About 7,000 of them live in shanties in India'...

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  • Shiv Sena criticises PM Narendra Modi's bullet train project
Shiv Sena criticises PM Narendra Modi's bullet train project

Modi's dream is not of the common man but of the rich and industrialists, ' the Sena, which shares power with BJP both in Maharashtra and at the Centre, said. The Congress leader said there were three lakh vancancies in the Indian Railways of which there were 1,42,000 vacancies on the safety side, which needed to be filled first.

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  • Luther Strange Receives Endorsement from Fellow Senator Ahead of Election
Luther Strange Receives Endorsement from Fellow Senator Ahead of Election

If Moore makes it to the Senate, he'll push for a wall on the U.S. -Mexico border, a "flat tax" to replace income taxes and the impeachment of judges "who knowingly and intentionally" go against the Constitution. The evangelical Moore has attracted anti-establishment types after he shot to national notoriety for his refusal to remove a statue o...

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  • PM Modi dedicates Sardar Sarovar Dam to the nation
PM Modi dedicates Sardar Sarovar Dam to the nation

The Prime Minister who arrived in the state on Saturday night, took the blessings of his mother Heeraba Modi near state capital Gandhinagar and went straight to the Narmada dam site in Kevadia. The Prime Minister said lack of water resources has been a major impediment to development. The prime minister, who had earlier dedicated the dam to the...

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  • American tourists injured in acid attack in France
American tourists injured in acid attack in France

Fourteen firefighters in four rescue vehicles responded to the train station, according to media reports . She did not release any further details about the suspects or the victims, including where in the United States the tourists were from.

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  • Al-Ahmed welcomes Hamas's decision to dissolve Gaza administrative committee
Al-Ahmed welcomes Hamas's decision to dissolve Gaza administrative committee

Palestinian group Hamas, which is governing the Gaza Strip, has announced that it's ready to engage in talks with President Mahmoud Abbas' administration to dissolve its administrative committee and hold a general election as part of a reconciliation deal brokered by Egypt .

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  • Despite Criticism Of UN, Trump Set To Attend Meeting Of World Leaders
Despite Criticism Of UN, Trump Set To Attend Meeting Of World Leaders

He said North Korea's launch hours earlier showed Pyongyang's "utter contempt for its neighbors and for the entire world community". He backed up his words with action, ordering a test launch of South Korean missiles into the sea, on a trajectory precisely long enough to have wiped out the launch site for North Korea's ICBM if the weapons were ai...

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  • Ann Coulter Says Everyone Wants Trump to Be Impeached
Ann Coulter Says Everyone Wants Trump to Be Impeached

On Wednesday evening, Trump talked global trade, immigration reform, and border security at a White House dinner featuring, among others, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. Trump said last week he was ending an Obama-era program that protects from the deportation of immigrants brought illegally into the Uni...

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  • US President Trump blasts 'loser terrorists' behind London train attack
US President Trump blasts 'loser terrorists' behind London train attack

Trump responded on Twitter: "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is 'no reason to be alarmed!'" The bombing occurred at about 8:20 a.m.as the train was pulling out of the Parsons Green station in Southwest London.

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