AG Barr: US facing new form of ‘urban guerrilla warfare’ driven by left’s ‘lust...

By Yael Halon-Fox News The United States is grappling with a new form of "urban guerrilla warfare" driven by the left's "lust for power," Attorney General William Barr told "Life, Liberty & Levin" on Sunday. Discussing the ongoing Black Lives Matter riots...

Trump end run around Congress raises questions on his claims

By JONATHAN LEMIRE - Japan Today BRIDGEWATER, N.J. President Donald Trump’s end run around Congress on coronavirus relief is raising questions about whether it would give Americans the economic lifeline he claims and appears certain to...

States on hook for billions under Trump’s unemployment plan

By MATTHEW BARAKAT - Japan Today FALLS CHURCH, Va Whether President Donald Trump has the constitutional authority to extend federal unemployment benefits by executive order remains unclear. Equally up in the air is whether states, which...

U.S. hits 5 million COVID-19 cases: Johns Hopkins tally

Donald Trump signed executive orders at the weekend extending extra unemployment benefits, offering some protection from evictions, relief for student loans and a freeze in payroll taxes Photo: AFP By JIM WATSON -  Japan Today WASHINGTON The...

US election 2020: China, Russia and Iran ‘trying to influence’ vote

BBC.COM-Image copyright Getty Images Image caption William Evanina, Director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center, warned of ongoing foreign interference in the vote China, Russia and Iran are among countries seeking to influence the...

Congress’ last-ditch talks on virus stimulus fail

BBC.COM-Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mark Meadows (left) and Steven Mnuchin represent the White House in the talks Last-ditch negotiations at the US Congress to forge another stimulus package for the coronavirus-ravaged economy have...

Exclusive: Taiwan in talks to make first purchase of sophisticated U.S. drones – sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is negotiating the sale of at least four sophisticated aerial drones to Taiwan for the first time, according to six U.S. sources familiar with the negotiations, aircraft that...

Trump loses bid to add fourth debate with Biden in early September

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign on Thursday lost its bid to add a fourth debate with Democratic challenger Joe Biden in early September. In rejecting the request, the Commission on Presidential...

Congressional Democrats, White House see little progress in coronavirus relief talks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress and top aides to President Donald Trump failed to make substantial progress on Thursday on a new coronavirus aid bill during a contentious meeting that...

Trump to Ban ‘Dealings’ With Chinese Owners of TikTok, WeChat in 45 Days

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – US President Donald Trump signed on Thursday an executive order banning any transactions with TikTok’s developer ByteDance Ltd. beginning 45 days after the document’s signing. “The following actions shall be prohibited beginning...

AOC-narrated Green New Deal clip nominated for Emmy for… news analysis?

Democratic socialist New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been nominated for an Emmy award for “news analysis” for a video envisioning how the implementation of the Green New Deal solves all the US’ problems. Ocasio-Cortez...

‘National security threat’? Trump signs executive orders on TikTok & WeChat, bans transactions with...

US President Donald Trump has issued a series of executive orders addressing what he dubbed a technological national emergency, barring all transactions with the Chinese owners of social media apps TikTok and WeChat after...

Global COVID-19 Cases Surpass 19 Million With Over 700,000 Deaths: Report

The global figure, compiled by AFP from official sources, was driven by surges in Latin America and India -- and a new milestone in Africa as the continent hit one million cases. WorldAgence France-Presse Globally, 40%...

Biden walks back African American ‘diversity’ remarks, lauds community’s ‘diversity of thought’

By Joseph Wulfsohn-Fox News Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden attempted late Thursday to walk back remarks he made favorably comparing the diversity of the Latino community to that of the Black community. "Earlier today, I made some comments...

White House, Democrats at odds over cost of coronavirus aid bill

By Patricia Zengerle and David Morgan WASHINGTON - Japan  Today Senate Majority Leader  said on Thursday the U.S. economy needs an "additional boost" to cope with fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, as Republicans and Democrats remained...

New York attorney general seeks to dissolve NRA

FILE - This Feb. 29, 2020 file photo, National Rifle Association Executive Vice President and CEO Wayne LaPierre speaks at Conservative Political Action Conference, CPAC 2020, at the National Harbor, in Oxon Hill, Md....

University of Washington forecasts 300,000 U.S. COVID-19 deaths by Dec 1

By Doina Chiacu and Rich McKay WASHINGTON Nearly 300,000 Americans could be dead from COVID-19 by Dec. 1, University of Washington health experts forecast on Thursday, although they said 70,000 lives could be saved if people...

Polish-language newspaper in Toronto blames Jews for the pandemic

B’nai Brith Canada, an organization that fights antisemitism, has filed a police complaint over the article published twice by the Głos Polski weekly. By SHIRA HANAU/JTA The Polish-language Canadian newspaper Głos Polski published an article...

Billion Covid Vaccine Doses Could Be Available By End Of 2021: US Top Health...

Anthony Fauci said there could be a billion vaccine doses available by the end of 2021, and that he is hopeful the world could get past the pandemic that has claimed more than 700,000...

Mike Pompeo Offers $10 Million Reward Over US Election Interference

US intelligence has said that Russia interfered in the 2016 election to support Donald Trump, especially through manipulation of social media. WorldAgence France-Presse US intelligence has said that Russia interfered in the 2016 election (Representational) Washington: Secretary...