Former CIA directors issue unprecedented Trump condemnation

Former CIA directors and another half a dozen of America's most senior spies have issued an unprecedented condemnation of President Donald Trump, after his decision to blacklist their colleague John Brennan. In a statement, ex-CIA bosses appointed by Republican and Democratic presidents — including Robert Gates, George Tenet, Porter Goss, Leon ...

U.S. threatens more sanctions, keeping Turkey crisis alive

/ Aug 17, 2018

U.S. threatens more sanctions, keeping Turkey crisis alive

Turkey and the United States exchanged new threats of sanctions Friday, keeping alive a diplomatic and financial crisis that is threatening the economic stability of the NATO country. Turkey's lira fell once again after the trade minister, Ruhsar Pekcan, said Friday that her government would ...

/ Aug 16, 2018

U.S. newsrooms to Trump: We're not the enemies of the people

The nation's newsrooms are pushing back against President Donald Trump with a coordinated series of newspaper editorials condemning his attacks on "fake news" and suggestion that journalists are the enemy. The Boston Globe invited newspapers across the country to stand up for the press with ...