Tag: Donald Trump

Trump Says GOP Lost Senate After His ‘Rigged’ Election Gripes Discouraged Voters

In a startling, though perhaps unintended, admission, former President Donald Trump explained Saturday that the GOP lost twin Senate races in Georgia — and its...

Unlikely partners Pelosi and Cheney team up for Jan. 6 probe

WASHINGTON — When Nancy Pelosi raised a glass to Liz Cheney, it was the most unlikely of toasts. Democratic lawmakers and the Republican congresswoman were...

‘Visionary CEOs see climate change sparking new markets and practices’

Elke U. Weber teaches psychology, energy and the environment at Princeton University. Speaking to Srijana Mitra Das,Weber discusses how climate change is impacting business behaviours,...

EXPLAINER: Does suspension end Giuliani’s career in law?

CHICAGO — The days of practicing law for the mob-busting prosecutor turned point man for pushing Donald Trump’s false claims about the 2020 election may...

How safe is the United States president’s ‘nuclear football’? Pentagon watchdog to find out

The Pentagon‘s watchdog said on Tuesday it would evaluate the safety protocols surrounding the president’s “nuclear football” – containing codes needed for a strike –...

‘Boring’ but ‘important’: Biden hits six-month mark at White House

In a speech earlier this month, US President Joe Biden slipped a phrase into a major address on infrastructure spending with a bit of a...

US accuses China of Microsoft hack, rallies allies in condemnation

The United States on Monday accused Beijing of carrying out a massive hack of Microsoft and charged four Chinese nationals as it rallied allies in...

Trump Said He Thinks He Could Have Beaten George Washington In An Election

Former President Donald Trump told the authors of a new book that he believes he would have had a good chance of winning a presidential...

Biden To Reverse Rule On A Big Trump Pet Peeve And The Showerhead Schadenfreude Is Real

President Joe Biden’s administration intends to nix Trump’s rollback of water efficiency standards for showerheads that sought to dramatically increase the amount of water that...

Afghanistan: India should also abhor a vacuum

Joe Biden has gambled that he can withdraw US and Nato troops from Afghanistan without the Taliban seizing control of the country. It’s the biggest...

US drilling approvals increase despite Biden climate pledge

BILLINGS, Mont. — Approvals for companies to drill for oil and gas on U.S. public lands are on pace this year to reach their highest...

Trump Wins CPAC Straw Poll As Conservatives Urge Him To Run Again In 2024

Former President Donald Trump handily won the straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Sunday as attendees said they would overwhelmingly like to...

Michigan’s AG, State Police Investigating Conspiracists Peddling Election Lies For Profit

Michigan’s attorney general and the state police are launching investigations into individuals suspected of pushing presidential election lies to make money. Attorney General Dana Nessel’s...

‘Stupid On So Many Levels’: Trump’s Social Media Lawsuits Raked Over The Coals

Lawyers, reporters and other people who still have access to social media went to town Wednesday on former President Donald Trump’s moonshot lawsuit against Facebook, Twitter...

Iran’s Bushehr nuclear plant back online after two weeks

Iran’s only nuclear power plant has been brought back online, its manager said early Monday, after two weeks off-grid amid a power shortage and rolling...

Republicans Who Backed Trump’s Election Lies Called Out For False Patriotism On July 4

Patriotic Fourth of July tweets from Republicans in Congress rang hollow for many people on the social media platform on Sunday. Critics called out those...

H-1B visa applicants file lawsuit challenging lottery selection process

A group of over 500 Indian and Chinese nationals filed a lawsuit on Monday against the US Department of Homeland Security challenging the lottery based...

US sending Bangladesh 2.5 million Covid vaccine doses: White House

The United States began shipping 2.5 million doses of Moderna‘s Covid vaccine to Bangladesh on Tuesday, a White House official told AFP, as the South...

US, France warn Iran that time running out to revive nuclear deal

The United States and France on Friday warned Iran that time is running out to return to a nuclear deal, voicing fear that Tehran’s sensitive...

Tucker Carlson Outed As Secret Source: Reportedly Dished On Trump, Fox News

Fox News host Tucker Carlson, who routinely rails against the mainstream media, is reportedly a secret and frequent source for reporters in the very organizations...

Container shipping: Get ready for years of chaos in container shipping

The world’s cargo ships just can’t seem to get their act together. First there were the queues at the twin ports of Los Angeles and...

Iran’s next president: Ebrahim Raisi, ultraconservative ‘champion of the poor’

Dressed in a black turban and cleric’s coat, Iranian ultraconservative Ebrahim Raisi casts himself as an austere and pious figure and an corruption-fighting champion of...

North Korea’s Kim vows to be ready for confrontation with America

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered his government to be fully prepared for confrontation with the Biden administration, state media reported Friday, days after...

GOP needs new health care target; ‘Obamacare’ survives again

The Supreme Court‘s latest rejection of a Republican effort to dismantle “Obamacare” signals anew that the GOP must look beyond repealing the law if it...

Biden-Putin meet: Sunshine, fatalism and 2 world views from 2 world leaders

Speaking near the steamy banks of a shimmering lake in Switzerland, one president nonchalantly removed his jacket and spoke confidently about standing up to an...