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Trump to California: Return $928 million in rail funds

Trump to California: Return $928 million in rail funds Department of Transportation announced Tuesday night it was canceling grant funds to California's high-speed rail project. The Department of Transportation is accusing California officials of missing several deadlines tied to the $929 million appropriation for the state's high speed rail line. [Full Article...]

Rep. Jordan: 'McCabe is untrustworthy and politicized the FBI'

Rep. Jordan: 'McCabe is untrustworthy and politicized the FBI' In the "60 Minutes" interview , McCabe said Rosenstein raised the idea of using the 25th Amendment to remove Trump out of concern about the president's "capacity and about his intent at that point in time ". The Justice Department declined to comment, and the White House did not respond to questions about the president's tweets and Rosenstein's future. [Full Article...]

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein to expected to leave DOJ in March

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein to expected to leave DOJ in March He oversaw special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation after then-attorney general Jeff Sessions recused himself. In a TV interview on Sunday, former-acting Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Andrew McCabe said talks had been held in 2017 about invoking the 25th Amendment of the US Constitution that could remove a president deemed unfit. [Full Article...]

Woman Who Joined ISIS Now Says She Wants to Go Home

Woman Who Joined ISIS Now Says She Wants to Go Home Later she likened the deaths of 22 innocent people in the terrorist attack on an Ariana Grande concert in 2017 to the "women and children" being bombed in Baghuz, where Isil fighters are now making their last stand. "The authorities would probably have to give her a new identity to protect her - then what about the resources of the security services monitoring her to make sure she is not a risk to... [Full Article...]

Abe mum on reports he nominated Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

Abe mum on reports he nominated Trump for Nobel Peace Prize Nor could a report Sunday by the Japanese newspaper Asahi Shimbun , citing unidentified government sources, that Abe had nominated Trump at the USA president's request. South Korean President Moon Jae In said a year ago after the summit that the United States president deserved a Nobel Peace Prize , according to media reports. [Full Article...]

Aurora Gunman Obtained Firearm Permit Despite Felony Conviction

Aurora Gunman Obtained Firearm Permit Despite Felony Conviction Police chief Kristen Ziman said investigators were reviewing how Martin - who was killed after exchanging gunfire with police - obtained the gun he used, but said, "Absolutely he was not supposed to be in possession of a firearm". "May God bless the courageous law enforcement officers who continue to run toward danger", Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said at the news conference . [Full Article...]

Trump to say Venezuela’s move to democracy is ‘irreversible’

Trump to say Venezuela’s move to democracy is ‘irreversible’ National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Twitter. In lieu of Guaido's humanitarian push, Maduro has asked the military to reinforce the border and denounced the aid as a "booby trap" and a cover for a planned U.S. Rubio, who has been an influential voice in advocating U.S measures against Maduro, noted that about 50 nations have declared Guaido the constitutional president of Venezuel... [Full Article...]

Dying days of caliphate in Syria as IS fighters trapped

Dying days of caliphate in Syria as IS fighters trapped Other European countries have remained largely silent about the fate of men and women whom many see as a security threat. Clashes continue inside the village of Baghouz, mostly at night. But in December, Mr Trump surprisingly announced the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria as he believed IS had been "beaten". That plan is set to be accelerated after a victory announcement. [Full Article...]

7 lawmakers quit UK Labour Party over Brexit, anti-Semitism

7 lawmakers quit UK Labour Party over Brexit, anti-Semitism Seven British lawmakers quit the main opposition Labour Party on Monday over its approach to issues including Brexit and anti-Semitism - the biggest shakeup in years for one of Britain's major political parties. Another of the seven MPs, Luciana Berger , a victim of anti-Semitic online abuse for years, said: "This has been a very hard, painful but necessary decision". [Full Article...]

Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital

Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital Polling had been due to start at almost 120,000 polling units in Africa's most populous nation at 0700 GMT, with a record 73 candidates on the ballot. Nigeria has delayed its presidential and parliamentary elections for a week in a dramatic late-night move. "Do not react to this provocation with anger, violence or any action that might exploited by those who do not want this election to hold". [Full Article...]

Pulwama attack: Pakistan sponsors terrorism; India will not play against them

Pulwama attack: Pakistan sponsors terrorism; India will not play against them Jammu and Kashmir is a region that has been disputed by India and Pakistan since 1947 when both countries gained independence from the British Empire. The perpetrators of the attack will be found "no matter how much they try to hide", Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at a public rally on Saturday, adding that India's security forces had been given "full freedom" to mount a response. [Full Article...]

Saudi prince 'steps up £3.8bn bid for Manchester United'

Saudi prince 'steps up £3.8bn bid for Manchester United' Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman - also known as MBS for short - departed from the Nur Khan Airbase on Monday evening after concluding his first state visit to Islamabad . The crown prince travels on to India on Tuesday and then to China later in the week. He is expected to finish the trip with a visit to China on Thursday and Friday. [Full Article...]

Scott Morrison's Response To The Medivac Bill Is Reopening Christmas Island

Scott Morrison's Response To The Medivac Bill Is Reopening Christmas Island Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton also said people smugglers were already using the law changes in their marketing. "If they don't come, it will be because of the work and the decisions we are now taking and the actions we are putting in place", Morrison said. [Full Article...]

McConnell Plans To Bring Green New Deal To Senate Vote

McConnell Plans To Bring Green New Deal To Senate Vote McConnell did not provide a voting timetable, Politico reported . Democratic liberals, including all of the senators now running for president, have come out in support of the legislation, which calls for generating 100 percent of the nation's power from renewable sources within 10 years. [Full Article...]

Barnier: UK has to move on Brexit

Barnier: UK has to move on Brexit In the past, Corbyn repeatedly called for a general election should the prime minister fail to get a deal approved by Parliament. May told ministers that parliament, which last month roundly rejected her Brexit deal, would not vote on a revised deal this week as she needed more time to negotiate with the EU. [Full Article...]

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Formally Launches 2020 Presidential Run

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Formally Launches 2020 Presidential Run Warren made the statement on the first day of her campaign while speaking to voters in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. "Every day there is a racist tweet, a hateful tweet - something really dark and ugly", she said. But Warren has been critical of the growing case against the president, from more information about his connections to Putin and a Trump Tower Moscow to his dealing with his former lawyer Mic... [Full Article...]

El Chapo, world's most violent drug trafficker, convicted in USA court

El Chapo, world's most violent drug trafficker, convicted in USA court In a statement after the verdict, lawyers for El Chapo said they were "obviously disappointed" but respectful of the jury's decision. Through them, jurors heard how the Sinaloa Cartel gained power amid the shifting allegiances of the Mexican drug trade in the 1990s, eventually coming to control nearly the entire Pacific coast of Mexico. [Full Article...]

Pot smokers find caged tiger in abandoned home in Houston

Pot smokers find caged tiger in abandoned home in Houston Although the tiger, which appeared to be well fed , was cooperative, it was tranquilized for the trip across town to the BARC campus, which is mostly used for dogs, cats and occasional farm animals, Cottingham said. It is unclear what charges the owner of the house may face now. The shelter, which takes in more than 26,000 animals each year, is still trying to find a long-term facility to take ... [Full Article...]

17 killed as fire breaks out at India hotel

17 killed as fire breaks out at India hotel While numerous victims were charred to death or suffocated in the poisonous fumes, at least three people were killed when they reportedly jumped off the building in desperate attempts to escape the blaze. Karol Bagh, in central Delhi, is popular with tourists and lined with hotels and markets. But the city is rapidly growing - with more than 18 million people now crowded into the Indian capita... [Full Article...]

Iran and Israel trade threats of destruction

Iran and Israel trade threats of destruction Iranians thronged streets across the country, many with portraits of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the Shiite cleric who toppled the Shah in the historic Islamic uprising. Iranians walk past a missile during a rally marking the 40th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, in Tehran, Iran, Monday, Feb. 11, 2019. The large turnout in state-sponsored rallies, in which US and Israeli flags were b... [Full Article...]


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