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Trump again attacks 'Angry Democrats' over Mueller probe

Trump again attacks 'Angry Democrats' over Mueller probe The key finding, Trump pointed out, was no evidence of collusion or obstruction and he labelled the entire enterprise as a " total waste of time ." . But Barr said he concluded there was not enough evidence to show that Trump committed the crime of obstruction. [Full Article...]

White House not expected to announce Trump-Xi summit date

White House not expected to announce Trump-Xi summit date China's Vice Premier Liu He met with US trade representative Robert Lighthizer and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on 3 April to begin three-days of negotiations that are aimed at ending the ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing . [Full Article...]

Pak Foreign Minister Claims India Will Launch New Attack This Month

Pak Foreign Minister Claims India Will Launch New Attack This Month Last week, the Indian government faced embarrassment when a Foreign Policy magazine report citing senior U.S. defence officials stated that none of Pakistan's F-16 jets had been shot down by the Indian Air Force ─ contrary to India's claims ─ on Fen 27, when tensions between both countries had spiked in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack. [Full Article...]

IAF refutes USA report saying no F-16 was shot down

IAF refutes USA report saying no F-16 was shot down The two sightings were at places separated by at least 8-10 kilometers. Two senior US defense officials with direct knowledge of the situation told Foreign Policy that USA personnel recently counted Islamabad's F-16s and found none missing. [Full Article...]

President Trump responding to arrest of Chinese woman at Mar-a-Lago

President Trump responding to arrest of Chinese woman at Mar-a-Lago Secret Service agents at the scene found four cellphones, a laptop computer, an external hard drive and a thumb drive that "contained malicious software", according to the document. He also praised the job the Secret Service has done. The woman, Yujing Zhang , briefly gained access to the club after lying about why she was there. [Full Article...]

Ethiopian crash report highlights sensors, software, leaves questions

Ethiopian crash report highlights sensors, software, leaves questions Boeing said it would not reduce jobs at the new production rate and will work to minimize the financial impact. This is the first time Boeing has publicly acknowledged that the malfunctioning MCAS led to the accidents. The company expects to submit the planned fix to the FAA for approval "in the coming weeks", reflecting a delay from its earlier timeline. Boeing president added with the re... [Full Article...]

House Democrats seek 6 years of Trump's tax returns

House Democrats seek 6 years of Trump's tax returns They also complained that they weren't consulted before the Democrats sent Fairbank a request on March 11 requesting a wide range of materials related to Trump's finances and business holdings. U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday threatened to impose tariffs on vehicle imports from Mexico unless it does more to stop illegal migrants and drug trafficking, his latest warning to America's sou... [Full Article...]

Brunei to punish gay sex with stoning to death

Brunei to punish gay sex with stoning to death The British government on Thursday said Brunei's introduction of harsh new shariah laws, including death by stoning for adultery and gay sex, was "a backward step" for the southeast Asian country. TV host Ellen DeGeneres also called for people to "rise up", saying " we need to do something now ". In a statement Tuesday, US State Department spokesman Robert Palladino said that governmen... [Full Article...]

Children of slain journalist Khashoggi being compensated by Riyadh, says report

Children of slain journalist Khashoggi being compensated by Riyadh, says report Numerous questions in the case are not clarified, such as the role of Saudi Arabia's powerful crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman . While his daughters have been outspoken about their father , his sons have remained focused on receiving the maximum financial compensation from the crown prince. [Full Article...]

Chicago elects its first black woman and openly gay mayor

Chicago elects its first black woman and openly gay mayor Lightfoot , 56, campaigned to end political corruption and help lower-income families , adding that she would bring investments to the predominantly black South and West sides of the city. "Every child out there should know this: Each of you, one day, can be the Mayor of Chicago" she said . "I think it's worth noting that we outlined some of the same challenges, particularly investments in our... [Full Article...]

Attorney general defends handling of special counsel's report

Attorney general defends handling of special counsel's report Trump than Barr's letter revealed . According to The Times , some members of Mueller's team have told associates that they are concerned Barr's initial review of the report, which included his "principal conclusions" of Mueller's findings, has already shaped the public's perception of the probe before the final report has been released. [Full Article...]

Bernie Sanders to appear in Fox News town hall meeting

Bernie Sanders to appear in Fox News town hall meeting Other candidates in the race have yet to announce their fundraising numbers. Such a sum ensures Buttigieg can finance a legitimate campaign operation for months as long as he's not a profligate spender. Sen. Bernard Sanders of Vermont raised $18.2 million from 525,000 donors, and Sen. This shift largely reflects politicians reacting to a progressive base that looks with suspicion and distrus... [Full Article...]

Gingrich: Trump's Threat To 'Shut Down' Border Would 'Truly Be A Mess'

Gingrich: Trump's Threat To 'Shut Down' Border Would 'Truly Be A Mess' U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at the National Republican Congressional Committee Annual Spring Dinner in Washington, U.S., April 2, 2019 . But fruit and vegetable imports from Mexico are so integral that closing the border would have unprecedented consequences for the US, he says. [Full Article...]

Joe Biden vows to respect personal space as new allegations emerge

Joe Biden vows to respect personal space as new allegations emerge Graham said, "I think he's one of the most decent people I've ever met". While speaking to reporters on Wednesday, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) stated that former Vice President Joe Biden's behavior "may have been inappropriate, but it was not driven by malice or misconduct". [Full Article...]

Donald Trump delivers ultimatum to Congress: Immigration deal or border closure

Donald Trump delivers ultimatum to Congress: Immigration deal or border closure The U.S. State Department confirmed on March 30 it has stopped aid to the three countries of the so-called Northern Triangle after Trump repeatedly warned them he would do so if they fail to stem the migration. But the other rough half is of trade is trade in intermediate parts. But if a shutdown blocks trade, too, it would disrupt the daily flow of $1.7 billion of goods to store shelves and f... [Full Article...]

NY wants to introduce a vehicle toll in Manhattan

NY wants to introduce a vehicle toll in Manhattan Temporary waivers will be granted by the state based on factors such as cost and distance. The measure should also help NY reach its official goal of an 80 percent cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. Governor Cuomo and Senator Tim Kennedy, Chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee, also announced a $100 million commitment for NFTA Metro Rail upkeep and fix, a five-year capital plan. [Full Article...]

Samantha Josephson killing could lead to new ride-sharing law

Samantha Josephson killing could lead to new ride-sharing law Samantha was allegedly kidnapped when she got into a auto she thought was the Uber she had ordered. The State newspaper reported that Columbia Police Chief Skip Holbrook told reporters after a Saturday night press conference that a woman was in the auto at the time of Rowland's arrest, and she was cooperating with police. [Full Article...]

White House defends aid cuts to Central America

White House defends aid cuts to Central America This comes after Trump declared a national emergency to justify redirecting money earmarked for the military to pay for building a wall at the border.
We speak with John Carlos Frey, award-winning investigative reporter and "PBS NewsHour" special correspondent who has reported extensively on immigration and recently traveled with the first migrant caravan from Central America to the U.S. [Full Article...]

Ex-Nevada Assemblywoman Accuses Joe Biden of Inappropriate Touching

Ex-Nevada Assemblywoman Accuses Joe Biden of Inappropriate Touching But there's an important way in which he's failing, and it's particularly ironic given the brand Biden has built for himself. Compared to the horrors endured by victims of the famous names shot down in flames lately, Biden's inappropriate touchiness might seem dismissible. [Full Article...]

#EthiopianAirlines crash report to be released on Monday

#EthiopianAirlines crash report to be released on Monday On Friday, The Wall Street Journal reported that a probe into the Boeing 737 MAX 8's deadly crash in Ethiopia reached a preliminary conclusion that the plane's anti-stall system was activated before the jet crashed near Addis Ababa on 10 March. [Full Article...]


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