Trump and Putin want 'coordination' against IS

Trump's call with Russian Federation will be the one of several conversations and meetings with European leaders in the coming weeks as the new president seeks to renegotiate longstanding US alliances as part of a broader geopolitical reset. More..

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Alshabab killed 57 kenya soldiers at an army base in Somalia,
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Alshabab killed 57 kenya soldiers at an army base in Somalia,

The sites say the men were killed in a public square in Yaqbarawe, a town in the southwest. A member of Somalia's al Shabaab militant group stands in front of a crowd. In January previous year a Kenyan base a...More..

Liverpool vs Wolves, FA Cup
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Liverpool vs Wolves, FA Cup

Paul Lambert says Wolverhampton's game plan was sublime, but they were anxious until the last kick of the match. Championship side Wolves were worthy winners as a weakened Liverpool side put in a poor d...More..

Florida Mayor Orders End to Sanctuary City Policy
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Florida Mayor Orders End to Sanctuary City Policy

On "Fox and Friends" this morning , Gimenez told the show's hosts that the decision was a "no-brainer", saying that Trump's executive order "put an exclamation point" on the issue, and the county is merely ...More..

UK Court Shuts Down Nigeria Oil Spill Case Against Shell
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

UK Court Shuts Down Nigeria Oil Spill Case Against Shell

Joe Westby, campaigner on business and human rights at Amnesty International said he hopes and expects the court of appeal will overturn the decision "to show that the United Kingdom justice system will provide...More..

Is Rajon Rondo Forcing His Way Out of Chicago With Recent Tirade?
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Is Rajon Rondo Forcing His Way Out of Chicago With Recent Tirade?

If you have issues, we sit behind closed doors and we talk about it and we move forward and we get better because of it. "This is your job". Butler and Wade, who combined for 73 points, each blasted their teamm...More..

by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Illinois Attorney General wants state worker pay stopped

In 2015 a St. Clair County judge ordered the IL comptroller to continue paying state employees after their unions filed a lawsuit arguing that cutting off wages would be an unconstitutional violation of the wor...More..

Donald Trump, Mexican president tweet their way into trade standoff
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Donald Trump, Mexican president tweet their way into trade standoff

The supplemental spending bill is considered "emergency" spending and does not require spending offsets. 'The president can deal with his relations with other countries on that issue and others, ' McConnell ...More..

by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Trump to Speak to Putin on Saturday

As a result, he now has both Putin and Trump in his mouth, intricately drawn by an artist on the surface of his upper teeth. "He won't be doing it". British Prime Minister Theresa May said the United King...More..

Chinese New Year celebration reveals the beauty behind new years' traditions
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Chinese New Year celebration reveals the beauty behind new years' traditions

Of course, there will also be significant Chinese New Year celebrations in many other countries, including the United States. With the spectacular lion's parade making its way from Chinatown to the heart of t...More..

Jackie Mason Torches Critics of Israel Embassy Move
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Jackie Mason Torches Critics of Israel Embassy Move

The move comes after the inauguration of US President Donald Trump, who has voiced strong support for Israel, and dismissed criticism of the controversial settlement policy, which the previous White House admin...More..

Disorganized: Union membership hit an all-time low in 2016
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Disorganized: Union membership hit an all-time low in 2016

Just 6.4 percent of non-government employees pay union dues or fees, a 30 percent drop from 2000. In Oregon, 13.5 percent of workers were union members in 2016, compared to 14.8 percent for 2015. About a th...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Trump defends Obama from Chelsea Manning's criticism

Fox ran a banner during the story that read "UNGRATEFUL TRAITOR", while Fox News commentator Abby Huntsman described Obama "as a weak leader with few permanent accomplishments". Manning has reported that she...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Greece Rejects the Extradition of Turkish Soldiers

Turkey has demanded Greece extradite them, alleging they were involved in the coup attempt and has branded them traitors. A judicial source said Thursday that the Supreme Court had rejected the Turkish...More..

Iraqi PM Vowes Trump Will Not Take Iraq's Oil as He Promised
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Iraqi PM Vowes Trump Will Not Take Iraq's Oil as He Promised

Families escaping the clashes on foot clogged the road leading into Mosul as a cloud of smoke from an IS suicide bombing rose above the horizon. The push came after Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi earlier this...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Corbyn confident Labour MPs will back legislation to start Brexit process

Shadow minister Tulip Siddiq has resigned from the Labour frontbench, telling the Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, that she could not reconcile herself to the party's three-line whip to vote for triggering articl...More..

Index dubs United States of America a 'flawed democracy'
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Index dubs United States of America a 'flawed democracy'

But the 2016 Democracy Index found the USA came up just short of its former title, relegating it to the likes of other "flawed democracies" such as Italy, France and Costa Rica among others. The downgrade was...More..

Poinsettia Bowl is no more
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Poinsettia Bowl is no more

There were 12 Poinsettia Bowls, and BYU played in two of them, downing San Diego State 23-6 in the 2012 game. "For now we plan to continue producing the Holiday Bowl and its one-of-a-kind fan experience in ...More..

Pope axes Knights of Malta chief
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Pope axes Knights of Malta chief

ROME-The Vatican said Wednesday it was in effect taking control of the Catholic Church's oldest and largest chivalric order, following an extraordinary struggle with Pope Francis that reflects broader tensions ...More..

Michigan Democrats ask Trump if freeze on EPA grants hits Flint
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Michigan Democrats ask Trump if freeze on EPA grants hits Flint

In 2013, the most recent year on record, the EPA awarded more than $11 billion in contracts and grants that fund research, education, environmental testing, and remediation of former industrial sites across t...More..