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African-elephant-112017.jpg After putting a controversial decision to lift a ban on imports of elephant hunting trophies on hold, President Donald Trump has hinted he is leaning toward keeping the Obama-era policy in place. Trump said in a post on Twitter on Sunday that a decision would be announced "next week" but seemed to...

Trump-Mic-112017.jpg Following his twelve-day trip to Asia, President Donald Trump announced Monday the U.S. is putting North Korea back on a list of state sponsors of terrorism. Trump announced the move in comments ahead of a Cabinet meeting and said his administration would also be ramping up sanctions on North Korea.

SenatorAlFranken-112017.jpg A second woman has accused Senator Al Franken, D-Minn., of sexual misconduct, telling CNN the former comedian inappropriately touched her while taking a photo at the Minnesota State Fair. Lindsay Menz claims Franken grabbed her buttocks at the event in the summer of 2010.

AngelaMerkel-112017.jpg Germany is in a political turmoil as the talks for a coalition to form next government failed. This will push either Angela Merkel to form a minority government or the country to go for a fresh polls. The political deadlock in Germany has raised many concerns and stocks markets across the globe are reacting to the situation.

TimScott-112017.jpg South Carolina Senator Tim Scott, R-S.C., has joined a growing list of Republican lawmakers calling on Roy Moore to drop out of the Alabama Senate race. In an interview on "Fox News Sunday," Scott suggested the allegations of sexual misconduct against Moore are more credible than the former state...

BrunoMars-112017.jpg Bruno Mars emerged as the champion of the evening at the 2017 American Music Awards Sunday, winning seven prizes, including the coveted "Artist of the Year" award, beating out the likes of Ed Sheeran and Drake. Keith Urban took home three awards, dominating the country field. One Direction singer...

Okinawa-Truckcrash-112017.jpg All American troops stationed in Japan have been banned from drinking alcohol after a local resident was killed when his vehicle was struck by a truck being driven by a U. S. service member. The incident took place in Naha in Okinawa island Sunday morning. The driver of a mini truck, in his sixties,...

US-Military-Gen-Dunford-111717.jpg The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) has warned that the United States' military advantage against near-peer competitors Russia and China is eroding, and it is no longer as decisive as it was some years ago. General Joseph Dunford sounded the alert while speaking at the Tufts University's...

OrrinHatch-111717.jpg Republican members of the Senate Finance Committee voted Thursday to approve their version of tax reform legislation. The committee voted 14 to 12 in favor of the $1.5 trillion tax reform bill, with the vote coming down strictly along party lines. The Senate version of the tax reform bill includes...

terror-threat-Europe-111717.jpg The United States has warned that there is a "heightened risk" of terrorist attacks throughout Europe, particularly during the upcoming Christmas and New Year holiday season. This was announced by the Department of State in a travel alert issued on Thursday. In the Travel Alert, which is valid up...

SenatorFranken-leeanntweeden-111717.jpg Senator Al Franken has apologized over a sexual misconduct allegation by radio host Leeann Tweeden, and said he is ready to face a Senate Ethics Committee probe. Tweeden, who works as a news anchor in KABC in Los Angeles for a morning radio show, narrated Thursday on its website two incidents purportedly...

us-capitol-111617.jpg House Republicans easily approved their tax reform bill on Thursday, although final passage of legislation remains less than a certainty. The House voted 227 to 205 in favor of their tax reform legislation known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, with the vote coming down largely along party lines. However,...

S0-Sales-Tax-USA110117.jpg The United States has no uniform sales tax rate at the national level. Sales tax is levied at the state level, and in addition, the consumer is bound to pay local sales tax in many areas. A statewide sales tax is levied by 45 states, and local sales taxes are collected in 38 states. Five states...

SalvatorMundi-daVinci-111617.jpg A rediscovered masterpiece by Leonardo da Vinci was sold for a price obliterating the previous world record for the most expensive work of art ever sold at auction. Salvator Mundi, depicting Jesus Christ as "Saviour of the World," was sold for $450.3 million on Wednesday night at Christie's in New...

Trump-HouseDemocrats-111617.jpg A small group of House Democrats have signed a resolution to introduce in the House of Representatives five articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, accusing him of obstruction of justice and other offenses. The articles of impeachment were authored by Steve Cohen (D-TN), the ranking...

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