By ALAN FRAM source AP NEWS WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans love cutting taxes, especially if they were authored by a president named Barack Obama. But as they push their wobbly effort to erase his health care overhaul, they’re divided over whether to repeal the levies the law imposed to finance its expanded coverage for millions
By KIM TONG-HYUNG source AP NEWS SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s military said Sunday that North Korea fired a projectile into its eastern sea, a likely effort to advance its weapons program while also challenging the young Trump administration in Washington. The South’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the
source:USA Today Astronomers in Germany have found a massive, comet-like object packed with the essentials of life: Water, nitrogen, carbon, oxygen and sulfur. The icy object has been ripped apart, scattering debris near a burned-out star. It’s also similar in composition to the famed Halley’s comet, but is about 100,000 times larger and contains more
By Jim Sciutto and Evan Perez, CNN Source: CNN Washington (CNN)For the first time, US investigators say they have corroborated some of the communications detailed in a 35-page dossier compiled by a former British intelligence agent, multiple current and former US law enforcement and intelligence officials tell CNN. As CNN first reported, then-President-elect Donald Trump
By Todd Beamon | Wednesday, 08 Feb 2017 10:59 PM The Venezuelan Embassy in Baghdad, Iraq, allegedly has been selling passports to the highest bidder for several years, including criminals and terrorists, who can use them to enter more than 130 nations without a visa — though not the United States, according to news reports. “Here,
Betsy Devos and Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing and Vote in council. Devos was approved and sent to the senate by way of 12 Yay/ 11 Nay
(source AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey, already under fierce public scrutiny for his handling of the election-year probe of Hillary Clinton, faces a new internal investigation into whether he and the Justice Department followed established protocol in the email server case. The wide-ranging investigation from the Justice Department’s inspector general will focus
by ALEXANDRA JAFFE via MSNBC.com Trump Doubles Down That Election is ‘Rigged’ as Latest NBC News/WSJ Poll Shows Support Falling 3:52 The Trump campaign is struggling to operate at even a basic level in many key states, as it lacks funding and relies heavily on sometimes hostile state party organizations. The developments are raising further
When the guy who designed it in doing so to kill people wouldn’t accept civilian use why should the government. “The family of the man who invented the AR-15 assault rifle says he never intended for the weapon to be used by civilians. “Our father, Eugene Stoner, designed the AR-15 and subsequent M-16 as a
This year’s Golden Globes award ceremony stood out for the adulation and ovations heaped upon the CIA. Whether for Argo, Zero Dark Thirty or Homeland, the projects’ creators provided gushing thank-you’s to the heroic agency and its covert operators – in Argo’s case taking this to the level of pure fetish: A real-life CIA officer
Two years before the Paris and Brussels assaults, a special branch of the group was churning out smaller attacks that the authorities repeatedly discounted as isolated or random acts.
Ms. Rubin has spent much of her career covering Iraq, Afghanistan and the Balkans.