Democrat firebrands Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey unveiled their "Green New Deal," a multi-trillion-dollar effort to overhaul the energy industry and slash America's net greenhouse gas emissions to zero within a decade. The legislation's title is...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has won a historic fifth term in office, fending off a tough challenge from opposition leader Benny Gantz, with support from right-wing parties. Gantz conceded on Wednesday. Netanyahu’s Likud...
In a Friday tweet, President Donald Trump threatened to shut down all, or most of the southern border next week if Mexico doesn’t act immediately to stop illegal migration into the US in its entirety. With...
A new alliance being formed by Qatar, Turkey, and Iran, with the potential to receive the backing of Russia and China, is a major concern to the US, Israel, and Saudi Arabia. The aftermath of over eight years of war...
March 22, 2019 MADISON, Wis. – A judge has given Democratic Gov. Tony Evers back his powers after striking down lame-duck laws passed by Republicans in what many viewed as an effort to restrict...
New Zealand has rolled out a ban on military-style semi-automatic and assault rifles following last week’s massacre in Christchurch, which saw 50 people killed at two mosques in the worst mass shooting in the country’s history.
HARRISBURG, Pa. - Raising the minimum wage will help all Pennsylvanians, economists and social scientists are telling state lawmakers. Gov. Tom Wolf has called for raising the state minimum wage to $12 an hour...
By issuing his first veto, Donald Trump has emulated past presidents, many of whom exercised their legislation-blocking powers under dubious pretexts. In fact, US history is rife with controversial vetoes. Trump sparked the ire...
One of Donald Trump’s favorite riffs is a wish, cast as a warning, that his supporters inside and outside the state security services will unleash violence on his political opponents if they continue to oppose the administration. The specifics...
A federal judge has sentenced president Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort to 73 months behind bars for two conspiracy charges. Last week, he was sentenced for another term over tax and bank fraud.