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Court blocks Trump rule allowing cheaper health insurance

Court blocks Trump rule allowing cheaper health insurance But some cases are going against him, and time is not on his side as he tries to score a big win for his re-election campaign. U.S. District Judge John D. He says Republicans are working on a replacement plan, but Congressman Peter Welch says that simply isn't true. In the Texas case, Trump could lose by winning. [Full Article...]

Who is Lucy Flores? Biden accuser has challenged political power structure before

Who is Lucy Flores? Biden accuser has challenged political power structure before Lappos came forward on Sunday, writing in a Facebook post reportedly discussing allegations made by former Nevada state Assembly member Lucy Flores , who said Biden smelled her hair and "proceeded to plant a big, slow kiss on the back of [her] head". [Full Article...]

Adviser: WH 'looking into' economic impact of closing border

Adviser: WH 'looking into' economic impact of closing border Dan Griswold of the Mercatus Center said in a statement that an average of 15,000 trucks and $1.6 billion worth of goods cross the southern border each day, meaning USA producers could "suffer crippling disruptions of their supply chains", leading to a spike in consumer prices. [Full Article...]

Saudi ban on Boeing MAX flights to continue

Saudi ban on Boeing MAX flights to continue Reports indicate that shortly after take-off - approximately 450ft above the ground - the nose of the aircraft began to pitch down. This comes after the WSJ reported on Friday that the plane's anti-stall system, created to automatically correct the jet's direction if a sensor detects the aircraft is tilting up, had been activated before the Boeing 737 MAX 8 crash , which killed all 157 peopl... [Full Article...]

UK Parliament gets new chance to offer Brexit options

UK Parliament gets new chance to offer Brexit options All the options were defeated. EU27 leaders have granted Britain an extension to the article 50 deadline to 12 April, but if May wants to avoid no deal she will have to request a longer extension at an emergency European Union summit next week. [Full Article...]

UK Lawmakers Threaten to Reject Any Attempt by PM for Snap Election

UK Lawmakers Threaten to Reject Any Attempt by PM for Snap Election The letter, signed by 170 members of the Prime Minister's party, called on her to bring her deal back to Parliament for a fourth vote, with the threat of a general election if it is rejected again, the newspaper said. The government lost by 344 votes to 286. Earlier this month, European Union leaders gave the PM until 12 April to come up with a Brexit solution; if her deal had made it through ... [Full Article...]

Mueller investigation wraps up, but lawmakers continue to debate report

Mueller investigation wraps up, but lawmakers continue to debate report The attorney general sent a four-page letter summarizing the Mueller document and said the special counsel did not find evidence of collusion by Trump's campaign . Ultimately, Baldwin's Trump took a victory lap, declaring, "If you shoot at the devil, you best not miss". We also got a visit from Trump's brilliant legal mind: Kate McKinnon playing Rudy Giuliani . [Full Article...]

Amnesty slams Brunei's new 'vicious' Islamic criminal laws

Amnesty slams Brunei's new 'vicious' Islamic criminal laws Brunei was the first Asian country to incorporate Islamic criminal law back in 2014. Brunei announced in 2014 that it would implement its new penal code in three phases, gradually replacing secular law with Sharia law at the national level. [Full Article...]

Wernick warns Wilson-Raybould of 'collision' with PM over SNC in tape

Wernick warns Wilson-Raybould of 'collision' with PM over SNC in tape The 43 pages of documents released publically on Friday are likely to heighten pressure on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as his poll numbers slip ahead of elections in October. He has also maintained everything he did was within the boundaries of acceptable behaviour for his job of aiding the prime minister and cabinet as a non-partisan public servant. [Full Article...]

All Brexit options are on the table - UK Conservatives chair

All Brexit options are on the table - UK Conservatives chair Sputnik has discussed the issue with Dr. Louise Thompson, Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Manchester. On Friday, supporters of Brexit are planning to mark this one-time landmark day with demonstrations outside Parliament in protest that their prize has, for now, eluded them. [Full Article...]

Linda McMahon is leaving the Small Business Administration

Linda McMahon is leaving the Small Business Administration Linda has released a statement confirming her resignation. President Donald Trump's record for having the highest turnover of any president in history is not getting any better. He participated in WWE events, including a 2007 "Battle of the Billionaires", during which he shaved Vince McMahon's head. She lost to Democratic rival Richard Blumenthal in the 2010 midterm election by 11 percent. [Full Article...]

At memorial, mosque survivor says he forgives attacker

At memorial, mosque survivor says he forgives attacker A survivor of the mosque terror attacks has told a large gathering in Christchurch that he forgives the gunman who committed the atrocity. She said representatives from 59 nations, including Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, were attending the event, which is expected to draw tens of thousands of people. [Full Article...]

Puerto Rico’s Governor Says Trump ‘Confused’ Over Recovery Money

Puerto Rico’s Governor Says Trump ‘Confused’ Over Recovery Money Rep. Darren Soto (D-Fla.) cited a 2017 vote by Puerto Ricans. "If Rossello supports that Puerto Rico becomes a state WITHOUT CONSULTING THE PEOPLE - as the USA news says - it will reveal what it is: an aspiring dictator who wants to get something people didn't vote for", she tweeted in Spanish. [Full Article...]

Boeing 737 MAX 8 safety crisis could cut Tui profits by €300m

Boeing 737 MAX 8 safety crisis could cut Tui profits by €300m It is unclear how long it may take the FAA and other worldwide regulators to decide when to allow the 737 MAX to resume flying, but officials first want details from the preliminary findings of the Ethiopian crash. A preliminary report is expected as early as next week, the USA officials said. According to Reuters , European Aviation and Space Agency documents from 2016 certified the plane ... [Full Article...]

Trump threatens to shut Mexico border, again

Trump threatens to shut Mexico border, again The president called on Congress to immediately change what he said were weak USA immigration laws, which he blamed on Democrats. "He said it must stop 'ALL" illegal immigration immediately. The influx has prompted new challenges for Border Patrol agents. Children stand by a new section of the border wall on the US-Mexico border in this picture taken from Anapra neighborhood in Ciudad Ju... [Full Article...]

Republicans Took a Victory Lap Over the Mueller Investigation

Republicans Took a Victory Lap Over the Mueller Investigation Trump pledged new investigations but did not specify who would conduct them or who should be targeted. Many of them. You know who they are. The media has also found itself in Mr Trump's sights in the wake of the Mueller report's release, with the Trump campaign's director of communications, Tim Murtaugh, sending a memo to a range of USA television producers about their coverage of the investig... [Full Article...]

South Korea's unification minister nominee says North Korea can't have nukes, prosperity

South Korea's unification minister nominee says North Korea can't have nukes, prosperity Last month's Trump-Kim summit collapsed over North Korean demands for sanctions relief and US demands that North Korea give up its nuclear weapons. Since the collapse of the second U.S. Ban said Pyongyang tried to reach a compromise with Washington by freezing its nuclear weapons, instead of abandoning them. A top North Korean official, believed to be Ri Su-yong, arrived in Beijing on Tuesda... [Full Article...]

Xi highlights spirit of independence in meeting with French National Assembly president

Xi highlights spirit of independence in meeting with French National Assembly president China wants to play a bigger role in worldwide organisations like the United Nations, the World Trade Organisation and the global Monetary Fund that were created under a Western-based model. France and Germany have lobbied for the EU to adopt policies to help European companies compete with China. On the other hand, Chinese strategy to get France closer to China is very different as it focuses on... [Full Article...]

Proposed federal funding cuts could be detrimental to Nebraska Special Olympics

Proposed federal funding cuts could be detrimental to Nebraska Special Olympics The proposed cuts would also eliminate the entire $17.6 million Special Olympics budget, which provided support to expand training initiatives within the sports program. "The quality and effectives does not equate directly to dollars spent", DeVos said. Pocan also criticized cuts to special education grants for states and higher education grants earmarked for schools that specialize in ser... [Full Article...]

Russia Says It's 'Not A Threat' After Troops Land In Venezuela

Russia Says It's 'Not A Threat' After Troops Land In Venezuela Trump added that "all options are open" to get Russian Federation out of Venezuela. Amoroso said Guaido had "usurped" public functions and coordinated with foreign governments to harm Venezuela and demanded the maximum penalty allowed. "They are trying to break our morale". "They want to submerge us in eternal darkness", she said. Rosales, a 26-year-old journalist and opposition activist, to... [Full Article...]


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