Archive for July, 2018

Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over immigration

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would allow the federal government to shut down if Democrats refuse to …Read the Rest

U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin says he sees at least 3 percent growth for next 4-5 years

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday that he believes the quickening pace of growth in the nation’s economy …Read the Rest

Zimbabwe's Mugabe backs opposition on eve of election

Former President Robert Mugabe said he would vote for Zimbabwe’s opposition in Monday’s election, turning on one-time allies in the …Read the Rest

Powerful quake kills 14 on Indonesian tourist island Lombok

A powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck the popular tourist island of Lombok in Indonesia on Sunday killing 14 people and …Read the Rest

Merkel's conservatives hit 12-year low in German poll

Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc, trying to move beyond a bitter dispute over migrant policy that threatened …Read the Rest

The political landscape may shift dramatically in three months, but right now the wind is at Democrats' backs

Voters are now 100 days away from delivering their verdict on President Donald Trump’s first two years in office, and …Read the Rest

Eleven years old and locked up

The story of an 11-year-old migrant who was separated from his family at the US border and detained for three …Read the Rest

Meet the 'stand-in mom' at LGBT weddings

Sara Cunningham came to terms with her son being gay – now she helps others disowned by their parents. Source: …Read the Rest

Carr fire: California blaze kills children and great-grandmother

Two children and their great-grandmother are among five people killed in the raging Carr fire. Source: BBC

3 female nominees want to change the Democratic party

These three millennial women have one thing in common: They’re gunning for Democratic State House seats in the 2018 midterm …Read the Rest