America Being A Backwards Country - The Environmental Enemy No. 1
2017-03-28 20:10:48 UTC
U.S. President Donald Trump will rescind at least six Obama-era executive orders aimed at curbing climate change and regulating carbon emissions, including Obama's November 2013 executive order instructing the federal government to prepare for the...
TV Showdown: You Are Bad For America!
2017-03-27 17:56:36 UTC
<h2>TED KOPPEL TO SEAN HANNITY: "YOU ARE BAD FOR AMERICA" </h2>
On Sunday’s episode of “CBS Sunday Morning,” CBS News aired a featured story by veteran broadcast journalist Ted Koppel that included a clip of a heated in...
Deplorable President, Republicans And FOX News Slaughter One Another After Their Failure Of Obamacare Repeal
2017-03-26 16:45:06 UTC
Saturday, the day after the flaming out of Trump's first major legislative initiative, he told people on Twitter to watch Fox News.
Jeanine Pirro on Fox News Called For Paul Ryan to step down as Speaker of the House. After Trump posted a tweet...
AMERICA'S SHAME: Refugees Are Fleeing Into Canada From The U.S.
2017-03-25 17:06:52 UTC
By Christinne Muschi and Melissa Fares |
HEMMINGFORD, QUEBEC — A Sudanese man hopped out of a taxi just before daybreak, a duffle bag slung over his shoulder as he headed for the U.S. - Canadian border.
Within seconds, the man, who was brav...
The Stunning Failure Of Trump, A Man Who Brands Himself A Deal-Maker And Fixer
2017-03-25 03:26:15 UTC
By James Oliphant | REUTERS
WASHINGTON — In the end, the Closer couldn’t close the deal.
For President Donald Trump, the collapse on Friday of his first legislative priority, a healthcare reform bill, was an embarrassing loss of face after h...
Trump Chaos: Canadian Schools Suspended Future Trips To U.S.
2017-03-24 18:42:36 UTC
Canada's largest school board and its national Girl Guides organization have suspended new trips to the United States, citing uncertainty around who is allowed into the country.
Toronto District School Board, which oversees more than 250,000 st...
House cancels today's vote on Republican healthcare plan
2017-03-23 20:01:29 UTC
By David Morgan and Richard Cowan |
WASHINGTON — House cancels today's vote on Republican healthcare plan as President Donald Trump and leaders in Congress labored to find enough support among fellow Republicans for their version of a new f...
Rep. Congressman Devin Nunes claims Trump was wiretapped
2017-03-23 01:09:58 UTC
By Patricia Zengerle and Dustin Volz |
WASHINGTON — The Republican chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives intelligence committee set off a political firestorm on Wednesday when he said the communications of members of Donald Trump's tra...
Lead poisoning across California
2017-03-22 14:03:07 UTC
By Joshua Schneyer and M.B. Pell |
NEW YORK — Dozens of California communities have experienced recent rates of childhood lead poisoning that surpass those of Flint, Michigan, with one Fresno locale showing rates nearly three times higher, blo...
FBI Is Investigating Trump's Ties To Russian - No Evidence Of Trump Wiretap Claim
2017-03-20 21:20:28 UTC
FBI's Comey says no evidence of Trump wiretap claim, we are investigating Trump's ties to Russian.
Comey confirmed the FBI has been investigating since last July possible Russian government efforts to interfere in the election, including any ...
G20 Drop 'Climate' and 'Free Trade' Pledge, Acquiescing To An Increasingly Protectionist United States
2017-03-18 21:45:12 UTC
By Balazs Koranyi and Gernot Heller |
BADEN BADEN, GERMANY — Financial leaders of the world's biggest economies dropped a pledge to keep global trade free and open, acquiescing to an increasingly protectionist United States after a two-day mee...
German Journalists Schools US Reporters | The Straightforward Line Of German Journalists Visibly Put Off Trump: 'Why do keep saying things you know are not true?'
2017-03-21 14:47:52 UTC
US reporters shocked when the German reporter asked Trump: "Why do you keep saying things you know are not true Mr President?"
The first face-to-face meeting between President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel started awkwardly a...
"Beauty and the Beast" star Emma Watson is planning legal action over stolen photos
2017-03-16 08:07:13 UTC
LONDON ( Entertainment ) — Disney classic "Beauty and the Beast" star Emma Watson is planning legal action over photos said to have been leaked online, but her representatives on Wednesday denied reports that the pictures showed the British actres...
Trump wiretap claims: Pressure on FBI Director James Comey to provide evidence
2017-03-15 22:33:56 UTC
By Doina Chiacu and Jonathan Landay |
WASHINGTON — A key Republican lawmaker said on Wednesday he did not believe the Obama administration wiretapped Trump Tower during the 2016 election campaign, adding to pressure on FBI Director James Comey...
Trump out of touch with environmental concerns: Reopening the fuel-economy rules
2017-03-15 22:11:17 UTC
By Nick Carey and David Shepardson |
DETROIT/WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered a review of tough U.S. vehicle fuel-efficiency standards put in place by the Obama administration, handing a victory to auto industry executi...
Euronet Worldwide launched a $1 billion bid for rival MoneyGram
2017-03-14 22:19:19 UTC
By Sruthi Shankar and Anna Irrera |
U.S. electronic payments company Euronet Worldwide Inc (EEFT.O) launched a $1 billion bid for rival MoneyGram International Inc (MGI.O) on Tuesday, arguing that its all-American deal would face less regulat...
Millions more Americans uninsured under Republican plan
2017-03-13 21:18:37 UTC
By David Lawder |
WASHINGTON — An eagerly awaited nonpartisan CBO report by the U.S. Congressional Budget Office found that millions more Americans would lose insurance under a Republican plan to dismantle Obamacare. It dealt a potential setba...
Trump's aggressive use of executive authority and his judicial adversaries
2017-03-13 20:45:36 UTC
By Lawrence Hurley | Top Obama administration lawyers now fighting Trump.
WASHINGTON — When Johnathan Smith resigned from the U.S. Justice Department on Inauguration Day, he looked forward to spending time with his infant son, but that plan un...
Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the free world to meet Donald Trump
2017-03-17 09:35:06 UTC
By Noah Barkin | <h2>Angela Merkel meets Donald Trump</h2>
<h3>BERLIN — The German leader is the chancellor of the free world. She is controlled and cautious, a scientist, who takes her time making decisions and has never relished the attention...
Chief federal prosecutor fired when watchdogs asked him to investigate Trump's foreign deals
2017-03-11 23:54:54 UTC
By Joel Schectman and Mark Hosenball |
WASHINGTON — Top U.S. prosecutor Preet Bharara of New York said on Twitter that he had been fired after he defied a Justice Department request to resign as the Trump administration cleared out 46 Obama-er...
Kristen Stewart hopes to help others by going public about her sexual orientation
2017-03-10 20:32:24 UTC
New York — Kristen Stewart hopes to help others by going public about her sexual orientation.
The 26-year-old, who used to date her co-star from the "Twilight" film series, Robert Pattinson, made headlines in February when she announced she was...
Mike Flynn worked as a “foreign agent” for the Turkish government
2017-03-10 02:30:12 UTC
WASHINGTON — Michael Flynn, who Trump called a 'wonderful man' and was fired from his prominent White House job last month, has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for $530,000 worth of lobbying work before Election Day that ...
Massachusetts, Washington, Minnesota, Hawaii seek legal challenge to Trump travel ban
2017-03-09 21:42:58 UTC
By Dan Levine and Mica Rosenberg
Several states said on Thursday they would move forward with legal challenges to a revised executive order signed by President Donald Trump this week that temporarily bars the admission of refugees and some travel...
Majority of voters see France's Trump, Le Pen as a threat to democracy
2017-03-07 20:15:17 UTC
Majority of voters see France's Trump, Le Pen as a threat to democracy.
By Simon Carraud |
PARIS — A growing majority of French voters see Marine Le Pen's far-right National Front as a threat to democracy.
Le Pen, who most polls see comi...
The new President accuses the old President of snooping
2017-03-04 19:25:30 UTC
A spokesman for Barack Obama on Saturday rejected claims from U.S. President Donald Trump that the former president had wiretapped him in October during the late stages of the presidential election campaign.
"Neither President Obama nor any Whi...