Trump at Gridiron Dinner: N. Korea called about talks

U.S. President Donald J. Trump and first lady Melania Trump return to the White House after attending a Republican Fundraiser at Mar-a-Lago in Florida. On Saturday night he attended the Gridiron Club Dinner. Photo by Chris Kleponis/UPI | License Photo March 4 (UPI) -- During a joke-filled speech at the annual Gridiron Club Dinner on [...]

2018-03-05T14:59:48+00:00 March 5th, 2018|

BREAKING NEWS Shots fired at White house.

Members of the uniformed division of the U.S. Secret Service walk in front of the White House, on December 18, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Secret Service said Saturday a man reportedly shot himself near the White house. File photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo March 3 (UPI) -- The male who shot himself along [...]

2018-03-03T21:29:57+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|

Trump steel tariffs: Trade wars are good, says Trump

He tweeted that the US was "losing billions of dollars on trade" and would find a trade war "easy to win". On Thursday he said steel imports would face a 25% tariff and aluminium 10%. Canada and the EU said they would bring forward their own countermeasures. Mexico, China and Brazil have also said they [...]

2018-03-02T14:49:14+00:00 March 2nd, 2018|

Trump is for working with Democrats on gun control

Media captionTrump: 'You're afraid of the NRA' US President Donald Trump has stunned lawmakers from both parties by telling them in a live broadcast not to be so "petrified" of the powerful gun lobby the National Rifle Association (NRA). In a break from his party's stance on gun control, Mr Trump urged lawmakers to come [...]

2018-03-01T12:32:07+00:00 March 1st, 2018|

Mexican-American judge once slammed by Trump rules in favor of border wall

1 of 2 Acting U.S. Customs and Border Protection Deputy Commissioner Ronald D. Vitiello visits a construction site for the proposed border wall near the Otay Mesa Port of Entry, as eight prototypes of the barrier were unveiled on October 2. File Photo by Yesica Uvina/U.S. Customs and Border Protection Feb. 28 (UPI) -- A federal judge [...]

2018-02-28T15:37:47+00:00 February 28th, 2018|

20 states challenge constitutionality of Obamacare

A 20-state lawsuit filed Monday in federal court challenges the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, citing the Trump Administration's tax overhaul did away with the penalty mandate for individuals not carrying health insurance. "Texans have known all along that Obamacare is unlawful, and a divided Supreme Court's approval rested solely on the flimsy support of Congress' [...]

2018-02-27T14:42:54+00:00 February 27th, 2018|

Oakland mayor warns residents of upcoming ICE raids

Oakland mayor alerts illegal immigrants to ICE raids Oakland, California Mayor Libby Schaaf says it's her duty to warn illegal families. Father of a victim killed by an illegal immigrant sounds off. The mayor of a sanctuary city in California issued a warning that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) could be conducting a raid [...]

2018-02-26T15:15:29+00:00 February 26th, 2018|

California Democrats withhold endorsement in Feinstein race

The California Democratic Party declined to offer an endorsement in the primary challenge faced by Sen. Diane Feinstein. Delegates at the party's annual convention in San Diego voted in favor of state Senate leader Kevin de Leon, Feinstein's primary challenger who is running a campaign to the senator's left. The party announced delegates favored de Leon 54 percent [...]

2018-02-26T01:23:45+00:00 February 26th, 2018|

White house on lockdown

Secret Service security looks from front lawn of the White House on May 31. The agency put the White House on lockdown Friday after a vehicle struck a security barrier near the property.  The White House was on lockdown Friday afternoon after a vehicle struck a security barrier near the southwest corner of the property, [...]

2018-02-24T12:36:49+00:00 February 24th, 2018|

State lawmaker ask him to play ‘spin the bottle’

A state official who rose to national conspicuousness as a campaigner against rape is blamed for terminating an associate who declined to play "spin the bottle", as indicated by court papers. David John Kernick documented a grumbling against California Democrat Cristina Garcia about the asserted 2014 occurrence. He says she taught him for defiance and [...]

2018-02-21T14:08:41+00:00 February 21st, 2018|