NAFTA 2.0 Signed: A Deal for 'The Corporate One Percent'

It keeps the overwhelming percentage of North American trade tariff-free. Now that the it has been signed, the agreement will head to Capitol Hill, where Republican lawmakers hope to get it approved before the new Congress takes over in January... More..

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Trump says hopes to meet N.Korea's Kim in Jan or Feb
by | Sunday, December 02, 2018

Trump says hopes to meet N.Korea's Kim in Jan or Feb

The South Koreans and their counterparts will live in the train, inspecting two railway lines for a total of 18 days - one linking the North's southernmost Kaesong City to Sinuiju City near the Chinese border, ...More..

Bullied Syrian refugee student won't return to United Kingdom school
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Bullied Syrian refugee student won't return to United Kingdom school

The incidents are being reviewed by policing authorities and an investigation into at least one of them is ongoing. The family's lawyer, Tasnime Akunjee, said it is the boy's 14-year-old sister and she was at...More..

Handful of Caravan Migrants Launch Hunger Strike at U.S Border
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Handful of Caravan Migrants Launch Hunger Strike at U.S Border

Or are they fleeing because they committed a crime and law enforcement is after them in their own country?" USA authorities say assailants threw a "hail of rocks" at Border Patrol agents in the Sunday chaos t...More..

Former President George H.W. Bush Has Died At Age 94
by | Saturday, December 01, 2018

Former President George H.W. Bush Has Died At Age 94

His pronouncement soon proved prophetic, with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet Union occurring early in his presidency. The family also thanked those who cared for and prayed for their...More..

Trump administration to study tools to raise US tariffs on Chinese autos
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Trump administration to study tools to raise US tariffs on Chinese autos

A Honda executive at the September hearing testified tariffs are hurting the entire auto supply chain, calling the business environment in the US "unsettling". "If they did make the smartphones in the USA, it w...More..

Korean engineers to inspect 2,600 kilometers of railways in NK
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Korean engineers to inspect 2,600 kilometers of railways in NK

South Korea spends more than $1 million annually for its preservation, despite dwindling popularity. Kim , who doubles as director of the North's United Front Department, which is responsible for inter-Korean ...More..

Nooses, 'hate' signs left outside Mississippi Capitol in buildup to special election
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Nooses, 'hate' signs left outside Mississippi Capitol in buildup to special election

Senate race of the midterms, choosing between a white Republican Senate appointee backed by President Donald Trump and a black Democrat who was agriculture secretary when Bill Clinton was in the White House. ...More..

Melania Trump talks opioid crisis, social media at town hall
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Melania Trump talks opioid crisis, social media at town hall

Seeing as the decorations always have a theme, it is possible that last year's was: "No ballerinas were harmed in the making of this video". The excitement started on November... Another subject was social medi...More..

Michael Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress
by | Friday, November 30, 2018

Michael Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress

Cohen's plea arrangement made clear that prosecutors believe that while Trump insisted repeatedly throughout the campaign that he had no business dealings in Russian Federation, his lawyer was continuing to ...More..

Hakeem Jeffries narrowly wins vote to be Democratic caucus chair
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Hakeem Jeffries narrowly wins vote to be Democratic caucus chair

A group of House Democrats - dismayed by partisan gridlock - is trying to force changes to the way the House works by leaning into a potential leadership fight, threatening to withhold support for Rep. When a...More..

California assessing legal action against use of force on Mexico border
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

California assessing legal action against use of force on Mexico border

Even with the divisive November 6 congressional elections over, Trump has continued to rail against thousands of migrants in a caravan travelling from violence-ridden Central American countries to seek as...More..

Storm Diana set to hit Sussex
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Storm Diana set to hit Sussex

Hartlepool has been warned to batten down the hatches to prepare for the arrival of Storm Diana . Sweeping in from the Atlantic, Storm Diana was named by the IPMA Portuguese weather service due to its effe...More..

India slams Imran Khan for ‘politicising’ Kartarpur event by raking up Kashmir
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

India slams Imran Khan for ‘politicising’ Kartarpur event by raking up Kashmir

Sidhu crossed the worldwide border at Wagah and was received by Pakistani authorities. Prime Minister Imran Khan while addressing the ground breaking ceremony of Kartarpur Corridor lauded the happiness an...More..

Russian Federation to deploy new missiles to Crimea as Ukraine tensions rise
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Russian Federation to deploy new missiles to Crimea as Ukraine tensions rise

The Russian military is boosting the defense of the occupied Crimean peninsula with more anti-aircraft missiles in the wake of the weekend standoff with Ukrainian vessels in the Black Sea. We are a peaceful nat...More..

Major League Baseball requests return of $5,000 donation to Mississippi Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Major League Baseball requests return of $5,000 donation to Mississippi Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith

The senator later apologized for her remark , but she accused her opponents of twisting her words for political gain. Cory Booker and California Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith and Democrat Mike Espy. The last two yea...More..

Catastrophic Northern California fire is finally contained
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Catastrophic Northern California fire is finally contained

Authorities have refrained from publicly estimating how numerous missing might have perished, but some who lived through the blaze have said the death toll will keep rising. While the rain is making everybody c...More..

Taiwan leader's 'separatist stance' cost election: Chinese media
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Taiwan leader's 'separatist stance' cost election: Chinese media

Voters faced lengthy queues as they dealt with complex ballots which also included a referendum on a bid to change the name under which Taiwan competes at global sports events that has already angered China...More..

Roadside bomb kills 3 US soldiers in eastern Afghanistan
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Roadside bomb kills 3 US soldiers in eastern Afghanistan

Three US service members will killed and three others wounded when an improvised explosive device detonated Tuesday near the central Afghan city of Ghazni, officials said. Maj. Brent Taylor of the Utah Army ...More..

Khashoggi backers oppose Saudi prince's G20 appearance
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Khashoggi backers oppose Saudi prince's G20 appearance

The protests were a rare occurrence for Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the kingdom's de facto ruler who faces no overt criticism at home and who received lavish receptions earlier in his tour in visits to ...More..