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Protesters storm Macedonia parliament, rough up opposition leader

/ Apr 28, 2017

Protesters storm Macedonia parliament, rough up opposition leader

Demonstrators stormed Macedonia’s parliament Thursday and attacked MPs, including the opposition leader, in protest over a vote for a new parliamentary speaker. Zoran Zaev, who leads the main opposition Social Democrats, was seen with blood on his face amid the chaos, while Interior Minister ...

Pentagon now probing axed Trump aide Flynn's foreign payments

/ Apr 28, 2017

Pentagon now probing axed Trump aide Flynn's foreign payments

The investigations into President Donald Trump’s ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn intensified Thursday as the Pentagon’s watchdog joined lawmakers in scrutinizing the legality of payments he accepted from foreign sources including a Russian state-sponsored television network. Also, new documents released by the ranking ...

U.S. admiral says North Korea crisis is at its worst point

/ Apr 28, 2017

U.S. admiral says North Korea crisis is at its worst point

The senior U.S. Navy officer overseeing military operations in the Pacific said Thursday that the crisis with North Korea is at the worst point he’s ever seen, but he declined to compare the situation to the Cuban missile crisis decades ago. “It’s real,” Adm. ...

Trump looks to undo Obama-designated national monuments

/ Apr 27, 2017

Trump looks to undo Obama-designated national monuments

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday directing his interior secretary to review the designation of dozens of national monuments on federal lands, as he singled out “a massive federal land grab” by the Obama administration. It was yet another executive action from ...

Trump decries Holocaust deniers, vows to stand with Jews

/ Apr 26, 2017

Trump decries Holocaust deniers, vows to stand with Jews

Pledging to confront anti-Semitism in all its forms and to “never be silent,” President Donald Trump on Tuesday denounced as accomplices to “horrible evil” anyone who denies that 6 million Jews were killed during the Holocaust. In a speech marking Holocaust Remembrance Day, Trump ...