I am actually baffled to hear that Obamacare signups have surged in the first few days of open enrollment. The Hill reports that “several sources close to the process” have compared the numbers to previous years and confirmed that it is surging this year. The surge in sign-ups, which was confirmed by an administration official, […]
A woman flipped off President Trump’s motorcade and it was caught in a photo taken by a White House photographer, which then went viral. According to the Huffington Post, Juli Brishman has been let go from her job as a government contractor at Akima LLC, after the photo went viral. The Hill reports: She told […]
The unthinkable has happened, and not just at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, where 26 church members were murdered and more than 20 were wounded. There was the horrific race-based shooting in 2015 that took place in Charleston, SC, at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church where nine people were murdered. There have been […]
President Donald Trump went on a 12-day trip to Asia, departing on Friday. Before he left, he spoke with reporters, telling them that we will hit ISIS “10 times harder” than they hit us, after they happily claimed responsibility for the terror attack in New York City on Tuesday. He said, “What we’re doing […]
Growing up, I played softball and we prayed before every game. My high school football team payed before every game. Perhaps it was part of our southern culture, or the fact that I grew up in the bible belt, but it was never seen as “offensive” to anyone. We prayed for the safety of everyone, […]
Writing a daily column for this website is a perilous enterprise. While most of the emails I get in response are complimentary, there are always a few spoilers. One letter writer was stridently opposed to my article on “Let’s Stop Taxing the Rich More in the Name of ‘Fairness.’”I just got back from having my […]
Kentucky State Police are currently investigating an assault on Senator Rand Paul after he was attacked in his Bowling Green home on Friday. Police arrested, Rene Boucher, the man being accused of assaulting the Republican Senator, and has been charged with 4th degree assault that resulted in an injury. Kelsey Cooper, a spokeswoman for Paul, […]
My initial thought when I heard this what, “huh?” I truly could not think of a single reason that would merit House Representative Maxine Waters to blast Attorney General Jeff Sessions, telling him to “go back to the plantation.” Sessions allegedly said that he did not remember if he heard of any members from Trump’s […]
Mila Kunis thought it would be funny to ‘undermine the patriarchy’ and donate to Planned Parenthood under Vice President Mike Pence’s name. This is disgusting in more way than one. Not only is she donating money to a murderous foundation, but she is also doing so under a man’s name who is pro-life, and completely […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bitterly fought governor's race in Virginia leads a slate of state and local elections on Tuesday that offer an early test of President Donald Trump's political influence and possible strategies for both parties in next year's midterm elections.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City voters head to the polls on Tuesday to choose between Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio and Republican challenger state Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, with polls showing the incumbent with a large lead.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Carter Page, a former foreign policy adviser to President Donald Trump, testified to U.S. lawmakers that he met with a Russian deputy prime minister on two trips to Moscow in 2016 and consulted with senior Trump campaign staff about one visit.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican lawmakers on Monday began revising their proposed overhaul of the U.S. tax code, as Democrats pointed to the loss of popular deductions as proof the legislation was an assault on the middle class.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday he probably would not keep his holdings in a shipping company with business ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle and that he had fully and properly disclosed investments.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is due to testify before a congressional committee next week, three sources familiar with the matter said on Monday, offering Democrats a chance to question him about his past statements on President Donald Trump's campaign exchanges with Russian intermediaries.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. district judge again declined to ease bail conditions for President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort and his business associate Richard Gates on Monday, saying they still needed to provide more financial information.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump asked Congress on Monday for $4 billion to support missile defense to counter the threat from North Korea, just ahead of his first visit to South Korea since taking office in January.
TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that Japan would shoot North Korean missiles "out of the sky" if it bought the U.S. weaponry needed for doing so, suggesting Tokyo take a stance it has avoided until now.
Peter Hitchens, a columnist for the Mail on Sunday, claims women would have to wear the niqab to avoid being sexually assaulted. Pretty ironic, say the Muslim Women’s Network UK, as his views “appear to be very common with extremists who follow a patriarchal interpretation to Islam.” Read Full Article at RT.com
A French man was gored to death by a deer during a hunt in the Compiegne forest area on the outskirts of Paris. The victim, Regis Levasseur, 62, was acting as the ‘beater,’ the member of the hunting party who helps corner the animal, when he was struck. Read Full Article at RT.com
The deputy speaker of the Crimean parliament has backed the idea of repealing the 1954 decree that made the peninsula part of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, but noted that this would be unlikely to end “political games” over the issue. Read Full Article at RT.com
British Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton has been criticized for allegedly avoiding paying tax on a luxury jet he imported into England in 2013. The accusations are part of the Paradise Papers scandal which implicates some of the world’s wealthiest people. Read Full Article at RT.com
Three US carrier strike groups will conduct drills in the Western Pacific during Trump's visit to the region, according to officials. It comes as the US president reiterated Washington's willingness to use military force against Pyongyang if necessary. Read Full Article at RT.com
The Tory floor in the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh has been evacuated after “suspicious packages” were found. Two fire and rescue appliances, along with several specialist units, have been called to the scene. Read Full Article at RT.com
While hiking in the peak district of central Austria, a person might expect to gaze upon stunning mountaintop vistas of natural beauty. But one rambler stumbled across an object that certainly isn’t in the tourist guidebook – a giant wooden penis. Read Full Article at RT.com
The Duke of Cambridge has warned of the toll that social media can take on children and their self-esteem. It’s a lesson that he and the royal family are still learning, as they are routinely the target of online trolls and social-media mockery. Read Full Article at RT.com