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Trump readies to be sworn in as president

Trump readies to be sworn in as president

  • Sat, 01/21/2017 07:27 AM

With the swearing in of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States Friday, a new political era starts that is both cheered and feared in equal measures. Before attending the...

Trump opens door to dollar devaluation

Trump opens door to dollar devaluation

  • Sat, 01/21/2017 07:12 AM

For over two decades, the US government had upheld an official "strong dollar" policy, defending it as a robust currency and dispelling any rumors of devaluing the greenback in order to make...

Yellen Backs Gradual Interest Rate Rises

Yellen Backs Gradual Interest Rate Rises

  • Sat, 01/21/2017 07:30 AM

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen endorsed the strategy for gradually raising interest rates on grounds that the central bank wasn’t behind the curve in containing inflation pressures but...

Washington expecting large number of protesters

Washington expecting large number of protesters

  • Thu, 01/19/2017 11:33 PM

p>Prior to Donald Trump's presidential inauguration on Friday, Washington is preparing to transform into a virtual fortress in preparation of expecting over a quarter-million protesters...

Pence makes plea for unity ahead of Trump’s inauguration

Pence makes plea for unity ahead of Trump’s inauguration

  • Thu, 01/19/2017 11:54 PM

Tuesday, Vice President-elect Mike Pence pleaded for unity to America’s mayors and assured them of Trump’s administration being a partner to American cities in the years ahead. In his...

US launch B-2 bomber strike against ISIS training camp in Libya

US launch B-2 bomber strike against ISIS training camp in Libya

  • Thu, 01/19/2017 11:07 PM

US defense officials told Fox News about the pair of B-2 "stealth" bombers blasting two ISIS training camps in Libya on Wednesday evening by dropping 108 precision-guided bombs. This had the...

As Trump’s presidency nears, the swamp percolates

As Trump’s presidency nears, the swamp percolates

  • Wed, 01/18/2017 11:56 PM

Gen. Michael V. Hayden, the manager of the agency for George W. Bush, is presently spotted as playing career counselor for the intelligence community at the Virginia suburb of McLean, the CIA...

The Left is in disarray

The Left is in disarray

  • Wed, 01/18/2017 11:54 PM

On January 20th, when President-elect Donald Trump will replace Barrack Obama, the Democratic Party will have the least power ever since their creation. After embracing the New Deal, building...

Betsy DeVos handles tough questions from terrified liberals

Betsy DeVos handles tough questions from terrified liberals

  • Wed, 01/18/2017 11:19 PM

Tuesday, Republican philanthropist Betsy DeVos vowed to become “a strong advocate for great public schools,” if confirmed as Donald Trump’s Education secretary. But despite being...

Tillerson’s fate hinges on Rubio

Tillerson’s fate hinges on Rubio

  • Sat, 01/14/2017 04:28 PM

The vote of Florida Sen. Marco Rubio will now decide the fate of President-elect Donald Trump’s selection for his administration’s Secretary of State. According to the Wall Street...

Globalization backlash now a reality

Globalization backlash now a reality

  • Sat, 01/14/2017 04:23 PM

Analysts feel that three decades of globalization has left voters frustrated and in a worse position now which is making governments face their backlash and are scrambling for solutions...

Trump plans to bypass media

Trump plans to bypass media

  • Sat, 01/14/2017 04:10 PM

On Friday, Trump’s advisor Anthony Scaramucci informed Fox News of President-elect Donald Trump’s decision to continue to call out “falsehoods” in the news and that he would go...

Obama ends immigration policy for Cubans

Obama ends immigration policy for Cubans

  • Sat, 01/14/2017 06:05 AM

On Thursday the Obama administration repealed its step which granted virtually every Cuban arriving in US, automatic residency, irrespective of them having visas or not. This ends a...

Trump Promises ‘Full Report’ on Hacking in First 90 Days

Trump Promises ‘Full Report’ on Hacking in First 90 Days

  • Sat, 01/14/2017 06:20 AM

President-elect Donald Trump had promised to get a full report on hacking within the first three months of his presidency after accusing his political opponents and a failed spy of making...

Now Cuban policy is Trump's decision

Now Cuban policy is Trump's decision

  • Sat, 01/14/2017 06:16 AM

Thursday, President Obama announced a major shift in US policy by announcing the end of ‘wet foot, dry foot’ policy effective immediately. This shows a shift in US policy towards Cuba...

John McCain admits handed smear dossier to FBI

John McCain admits handed smear dossier to FBI

  • Wed, 01/11/2017 08:26 PM

Wednesday, Donald Trump’s sworn enemy, McCain admitted of passing the dossier of claims of a Russian blackmail plot against the president-elect. In his public statement, the Arizona senator...

Tillerson seeks to allay fears about his ties to Russia

Tillerson seeks to allay fears about his ties to Russia

  • Wed, 01/11/2017 08:11 PM

p>Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson is perhaps Trump’s Cabinet pick as Secretary of State due to his close ties with Russia. In his bid to allay fears, his opening remark in Senate was about...

Trump denies report Moscow has compromising information

Trump denies report Moscow has compromising information

  • Wed, 01/11/2017 08:29 PM

Denying possessing any compromising information on Donald Trump on Wednesday, Moscow called the entire news a "complete fabrication and utter nonsense" similar to the news blasting by Trump...

US says Navy ship fired warning shots at Iranian vessels

US says Navy ship fired warning shots at Iranian vessels

  • Mon, 01/09/2017 10:20 PM

Monday, two US defense officials disclosed of a US Navy destroyer firing three warning shots on Sunday at four Iranian fast-attack vessels when they closed in at a high rate of speed near the...

Trump’s Cabinet picks undergo grueling prep for hearings

Trump’s Cabinet picks undergo grueling prep for hearings

  • Mon, 01/09/2017 10:03 PM

To prepare their chosen nine cabinet picks, the Trump transition team is running them through mock murder-board sessions under pseudo camera-packed hearing room environment this weekend on...

Tough Choices Loom on Long Road to Replacing Obamacare

Tough Choices Loom on Long Road to Replacing Obamacare

  • Mon, 01/09/2017 10:03 PM

For the last seven years, Republicans have failed to budge President Obama on health care reform despite numerous attempts. Now the GOP is in the driver’s seat and the politics are only...

Trump urges bipartisan fix for Obamacare

Trump urges bipartisan fix for Obamacare

  • Thu, 01/05/2017 06:25 PM

Sustaining his attacks on Democrats and Obama care, Trump hailed on Thursday, a bipartisan congressional effort for a healthcare alternative that would lower costs and improve care. Poised to...

70 percent of east Mosul retaken from Islamic State

70 percent of east Mosul retaken from Islamic State

  • Thu, 01/05/2017 06:16 PM

Iraq's joint operations commander as well as the head of the elite counter-terrorism service (CTS), Lieutenant General Talib Shaghati informed Reuters of the Iraqi forces capturing back...

Obama in environmental move make 1.5 million acres national monuments

Obama in environmental move make 1.5 million acres national monuments

  • Thu, 01/05/2017 06:49 PM

Last week, Obama made some of his final moves including designating over 1.5 million acres of land as national monuments, preserving their untouched façade and closing them to human...

New agenda as Congress returns

New agenda as Congress returns

  • Tue, 01/03/2017 06:57 PM

Strengthened by the majorities in the House and the Senate and the promise of President-elect Donald Trump, Republicans will walk with a long and aggressive to-do list in the new Congress...

Gallup survey indicate conservatives outnumber liberals

Gallup survey indicate conservatives outnumber liberals

  • Tue, 01/03/2017 06:12 PM

p>Showcasing a growing upward trend since the 1990s, about 36% of US adults in 2016 consider themselves as conservatives against 25% calling themselves liberal. Still the 11-percentage-point...

Border plan takes shape

Border plan takes shape

  • Tue, 01/03/2017 06:21 PM

During the December 5th meeting between Trump's transition team and the Department of Homeland Security officials, they requested varied documents and analysis to assess all assets...