Alabama's Abortion Ban Is A Dark Day for Women

Why now? Will the challenges make it to the Supreme Court? The woman seeking an abortion would not be prosecuted. "We vowed to fight this risky abortion ban every step of the way and we meant what we said ". Just this year, Georgia, Kentucky... More..

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74-year-old man dies after shoved off bus in ‘disturbing’ video
by | Thursday, May 16, 2019

74-year-old man dies after shoved off bus in ‘disturbing’ video

Police attended the scene, where the man refused help but later checked himself into hospital. Bishop was accused of shoving Fournier out the door "with enough force that he never touched any of the steps" be...More..

Oil Prices Rise as Saudi Energy Minister Reports Drone Attack on Pipeline
by | Thursday, May 16, 2019

Oil Prices Rise as Saudi Energy Minister Reports Drone Attack on Pipeline

But Mr Trump later described the report as fake news. Now, would I do that? CBS carried a similar report quoting unnamed United States officials. Hopefully we're not going to have to plan for that. Iran wa...More..

Trump Says He’s ‘Proud’ of Barr for Investigating Mueller Probe’s Origin
by | Thursday, May 16, 2019

Trump Says He’s ‘Proud’ of Barr for Investigating Mueller Probe’s Origin

The investigation is examining intelligence and surveillance used during the Russian Federation investigation that shadowed Donald Trump's presidency for almost two years. Durham was confirmed as a US attorne...More..

Military officer says no rise in Iran threat in Iraq, Syria
by | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Military officer says no rise in Iran threat in Iraq, Syria

The incident comes after months of increasing diplomatic and economic pressure on Iran, which the US accuses of threatening American interests and allies in the region, including Saudi Arabia and the UAE . Mou...More..

Joe Biden predicts a post-Trump 'epiphany' for Republicans
by | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Joe Biden predicts a post-Trump 'epiphany' for Republicans

Mr. Bidens path to victory requires being different enough from President Trump to win the Democratic nomination while simultaneously being similar enough to Mr. Voter Terry Shumaker, an attorney from Mancheste...More..

White House asked McGahn to say Trump didn't obstruct justice
by | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

White House asked McGahn to say Trump didn't obstruct justice

Don McGahn in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on May 24, 2018. "Trump's noncooperation strategy has shifted from partial resistance to all-out war as he faces mounting inquiries from the Democratic-cont...More..

Russia Confirms Lavrov-Pompeo Meeting in Sochi
by | Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Russia Confirms Lavrov-Pompeo Meeting in Sochi

European Union countries last week warned Iran not to row back on a pledge to restrict its nuclear programme after Tehran threatened to relax restrictions that could lead the country in breach of the 2015 agree...More..

Sweden resumes rape investigation against Julian Assange
by | Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Sweden resumes rape investigation against Julian Assange

Assange was accused of rape based on a complaint from two women, aged 25 and 35 years old, claiming that the WikiLeaks founder had sexually assaulted them during his visit to Sweden in 2010. Assange is alre...More..

Senior Iranian Lawmaker Rules out US Strike against Tehran
by | Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Senior Iranian Lawmaker Rules out US Strike against Tehran

Those economic restrictions have led to tough conditions for everyday Iranians - inflation in Iran has spiked to a staggering 40% and could go higher, according to the International Monetary Fund. Tensions betw...More..

House panel subpoenas Treasury, IRS for Trump's tax returns
by | Sunday, May 12, 2019

House panel subpoenas Treasury, IRS for Trump's tax returns

Neal first made the request for six years of Trump's taxes on April 3, citing Title 26, Section 6103 of the IRS Code, which states that, upon written request from the Ways and Means chairman, the Treasury sec...More..

French troops rescue four hostages in Burkina Faso raid
by | Sunday, May 12, 2019

French troops rescue four hostages in Burkina Faso raid

The identity of the American and South Korean hostages was not immediately known, but they were both said to be women in a statement form the French presidency. Conversations with US and South Korean officials ...More..

North Korea fires another projectile, South Korea says
by | Sunday, May 12, 2019

North Korea fires another projectile, South Korea says

North Korea reportedly launched two short-range missiles on Thursday afternoon - its second military provocation in five days following the testing of several rockets and missiles last Saturday. "It is threate...More..

Denver passes referendum allowing magic mushrooms
by | Saturday, May 11, 2019

Denver passes referendum allowing magic mushrooms

Officials said the vote would be certified on May 16 once all military and overseas ballots have been counted. Magic mushrooms are not legal in Denver; the initiative merely directs the police to consider...More..

Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in Discuss North Korean Denuclearization: White House
by | Saturday, May 11, 2019

Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in Discuss North Korean Denuclearization: White House

Also, U.S. special envoy for the DPRK Stephen Biegun said Friday that the door remains open for the DPRK to return to nuclear negotiations, despite Pyongyang's firing of two missiles the previous day, according...More..

Corbyn's great Brexit fudge is fooling no one
by | Saturday, May 11, 2019

Corbyn's great Brexit fudge is fooling no one

May responded by noting that she had agreed a deal with the European Union to leave, but MPs had rejected it three times. Five separate dates in mind: UK Prime Minister Theresa May . The 0.23 per cent dr...More..

James Spann: Alabama stays dry Wednesday; showers, storms return late Thursday
by | Saturday, May 11, 2019

James Spann: Alabama stays dry Wednesday; showers, storms return late Thursday

The storms are mostly likely to happen in the afternoon, as a cold front bumps into air that could be in the 70s by then. Severe thunderstorms with high winds and heavy rain could sweep through Upstate New...More..

Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr., reports say
by | Saturday, May 11, 2019

Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr., reports say

Yet in Mueller's report, the president's former lawyer Michael Cohen said he recalled being in Trump's office when Trump Jr. told him about a meeting to get "adverse information" on Clinton. Trump Jr. had tes...More..

US Seizes North Korean Cargo Ship Over Alleged Sanctions Violations
by | Friday, May 10, 2019

US Seizes North Korean Cargo Ship Over Alleged Sanctions Violations

The North Korean captain of the ship was arrested and charged with violations of Indonesian maritime law, according to the complaint, which says he was convicted by an Indonesian court in November 2018 of "offe...More..

Venezuela to prosecute turncoat lawmakers following failed coup - court
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Venezuela to prosecute turncoat lawmakers following failed coup - court

Guaido said that Venezuela's constitution allowed him to do so after the opposition-controlled but sidelined legislature declared Maduro a usurper over his controversial 2018 re-election. Venezuelan President...More..

Pompeo Makes Secret Trip to Baghdad amid Iran Tensions
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Pompeo Makes Secret Trip to Baghdad amid Iran Tensions

Mr Trump's national security adviser John Bolton said the move sent "a clear and unmistakable message to the Iranian regime that any attack on United States interest or on those of our allies will be met with u...More..

Deadly bomb blast at Sufi shrine in Lahore
by | Thursday, May 09, 2019

Deadly bomb blast at Sufi shrine in Lahore

DIG Operations Lahore Ashfaq Ahmad Khan confirmed three police officials died in the blast. He said the death toll could rise as some of the victims are in critical condition. In 2010, the shrine was target...More..

Oil falls near 2% as U.S.-China trade war intensifies
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Oil falls near 2% as U.S.-China trade war intensifies

An Iranian court has sentenced President Hassan Rouhani's brother to an unspecified jail term, state news agency IRNA reported on Saturday, in a corruption case the president's supporters allege is politica...More..

Gaza: Ceasefire Reached After Intense Fighting Kills 25 Palestinians and 4 Israelis
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Gaza: Ceasefire Reached After Intense Fighting Kills 25 Palestinians and 4 Israelis

At least 25 Palestinians, including at least nine militants, were killed . Israelis should realize the Iron Dome can no longer provide the protection they had come to expect, and they should also understand ...More..

Steven Mnuchin, Treasury secretary, rejects Democrats' demand for Donald Trump tax returns
by | Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Steven Mnuchin, Treasury secretary, rejects Democrats' demand for Donald Trump tax returns

Mnuchin told Neal the Justice Department will memorialize its advice in a legal opinion soon. The likely options available to Democrats would be to subpoena the Internal Revenue Service for the returns or to...More..