Category: World

Gotta Go: Trump White House Staffers Preparing to Bolt

Gotta Go: Trump White House Staffers Preparing to Bolt © REUTERS/ Eduardo MunozUS01:09 24.09.2017(updated 01:47 24.09.2017) Get short URL 0 40241 Many White House staffers who joined Trump’s administration in January are now looking for a way out, reaching out to headhunters, lobbyists and GOP operatives, in desperate attempts to find new jobs. Staffers from the […]

US Cannot Shoot Down DPRK Missiles: Global Defense Experts

US Cannot Shoot Down DPRK Missiles: Global Defense ExpertsCC BY 2.0 / U.S. Missile Defense Agency / Aegis AshoreUS01:21 24.09.2017(updated 01:44 24.09.2017) Get short URL 0 101180 The US State Department stated on Friday that the country’s military defense networks will shoot down a North Korean ballistic missile if it flies over the island territory […]

American Football Cries Foul on Trump over ‘Son-of-a-Bitch’ Comment

American Football Cries Foul on Trump over ‘Son-of-a-Bitch’ Comment © AP Photo/ Marcio Jose Sanchez,Sport01:35 24.09.2017(updated 01:50 24.09.2017) Get short URL 0 7420 After calling a prominent football star a “son-of-a-bitch” and suggesting that fans walk out of games if players display actions of peaceful protest, stars of the sport, as well as members of […]

Candor Pays: College Student Nicks Lexus, Gets Free Tuition

Candor Pays: College Student Nicks Lexus, Gets Free Tuition © REUTERS/ Rebecca CookAsia & Pacific17:36 23.09.2017(updated 17:39 23.09.2017) Get short URL18510 While fender-bending accidents usually end in angry brawls, there are happy exceptions too. Which is exactly what happened to a first-year college student in China who accidentally scratched a parked Lexus with her motorbike […]

Moody’s Downgrades UK Credit Rating Over Brexit Uncertainty

Moody’s Downgrades UK Credit Rating Over Brexit Uncertainty © REUTERS/ Mike Segar/FilesEurope07:53 23.09.2017(updated 07:52 23.09.2017) Get short URL 0 8021 Moody’s lowered the United Kingdom’s credit rating over the lack of confidence in securing country’s economic policy amid Brexit LONDON (Sputnik) — US credit ratings agency Moody’s cut UK’s long-term issuer rating to Aa2 from Aa1 on Friday, citing […]

Canada’s Trudeau Seeks to Unlock Lethal Arms Exports to Ukraine – Reports

Canada’s Trudeau Seeks to Unlock Lethal Arms Exports to Ukraine – Reports © AP Photo/ SERGEI SUPINSKYEurope08:35 23.09.2017(updated 08:44 23.09.2017) Get short URL527005 The Globe and Mail newspaper reported that the Canadian prime minister was seeking to provide Ukraine with lethal weapons. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday he was moving forward […]

Trump Brushes Off Claims of Russia Vote Meddling as Democrats’ Best Hoax

Trump Brushes Off Claims of Russia Vote Meddling as Democrats’ Best Hoax © REUTERS/ Carlo AllegriUS08:53 23.09.2017(updated 08:59 23.09.2017) Get short URL 0 12340 The US president once again denied the accusations made by Democrats that Russia was involved in meddling in the 2016 presidential election, calling the issue “the Russian hoax.” WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — US […]

Drug War is Front for Cold War Meddling, Military Interventions

President Trump took a tough tone on international drug trafficking last week, warning Colombia it could lose foreign aid if it cannot contain its illicit coca production and smuggling. But Colombia need not worry—Trump stopped short of designating it “non-compliant” under current foreign aid requirements, because “the Colombian National Police and Armed Forces are close […]

Off Her High Horse: Johnson and Johnson Heiress Attacks Steed (VIDEO)

Off Her High Horse: Johnson and Johnson Heiress Attacks Steed (VIDEO)Society01:13 23.09.2017(updated 01:24 23.09.2017) Get short URL 0 24622 Jazz Johnson-Merton, heiress to the Johnson & Johnson multinational consumer goods producer, was filmed kicking the crap out of her horse after tumbling off it during an equestrian event. The 36-year-old heiress was clearly caught on camera […]