Saturday June 23-rd, 2018

North Korea missile did not threaten US: Pentagon North Korea missile did not threaten US: Pentagon

The UN Security Council , which issued the statement after closed-door talks at its headquarters, said the North's actions "are not just a threat to the region, but to all UN member states". It said this was a "curtain-raiser" for the North's "resol...

U.S. defense chief rebuffs claims he contradicted Trump on North Korea U.S. defense chief rebuffs claims he contradicted Trump on North Korea

South Koreans Vice Defense Minister Suh Choo-suk told lawmakers on Thursday that North Korea might have fired the missile at about half its maximum range. "It may be that this is a natural next step, to do something different", said Thomas Karako, ...

President Trump Is Donating $1 Million to Hurricane Harvey Relief

The news came as Sanders announced Trump's plans to return to Texas and Louisiana to see more storm-damaged locations, though she said specific locations had not been finalized. President Donald Trump officially submitted a request to Congress f...

Local drivers seeing spike in gas prices from Hurricane Harvey Local drivers seeing spike in gas prices from Hurricane Harvey

There's 230 million barrels of refined gasoline in the US inventory, Sitton said. In downtown Dallas , some stations charged well over $3 for a regular gallon of gas Thursday, and one downtown Shell station charged $3.97, the Associated Press repo...

Ram Rahim acted like a wild beast: Judge in order Ram Rahim acted like a wild beast: Judge in order

The jail term will run consecutively and not simultaneously. During the arguments, the prosecution sought a life sentence for the spiritual guru, but his defence lawyers pleaded for a lighter sentence. After his meeting with Shah, the Haryana CM ...

Trump Tries to Make Tax Cuts for Rich People Sound Populist Trump Tries to Make Tax Cuts for Rich People Sound Populist

The president received his worst job ratings on race relations (33% to 61%), healthcare (34% to 60%), Russian Federation (35% to 56%), the environment (36% to 56%), taxes (37% to 45%), North Korea (43% to 50%) and immigration (43% to 54%).

GOP congressman moves to force House vote on protecting Dreamers GOP congressman moves to force House vote on protecting Dreamers

Local college students, who receive DACA , voiced their fears in November , after Trump was elected. DACA has provided hundreds of thousands of young people with a taste of the rights that so many of us take for granted. Fox News , however, h...

Hurricane Harvey: At Least 37 Killed in US Hurricane Harvey: At Least 37 Killed in US

Motiva , owned by Saudi Aramco started its controlled shutdown of a facility in Port Arthur early Wednesday having reduced the capacity gradually on Tuesday to just 40%. Volunteers have come the Houston region to lend a hand and their boats. Thos...

Harvey causes gas prices to surge Harvey causes gas prices to surge

Hurricane Harvey has shut down completely or partially at least 14 oil refineries and gas prices could rise as much as 20 cents nationally and as much as 35 cents in parts of Texas and Louisiana, according to the Washington Post Wednesday.

How You Can Help Harvey Victims How You Can Help Harvey Victims

The American Red Cross is encouraging people to donate money on its website or to text the word " Harvey " to 90999 to donate $10. You can also go to KRON4.com for a link to the Red Cross . Global Giving: Donate online at globalgiving.or...

Trump pushes tax overhaul to 'bring back Main Street' Trump pushes tax overhaul to 'bring back Main Street'

In fact, if President Trump's proposed tax cuts are paid for through the types of spending cuts he has proposed in his budget, low- and middle-income Americans would clearly end up far worse off. Year after year during the Obama Administration, Repub...

Trump pushes tax overhaul to 'bring back Main Street' Trump pushes tax overhaul to 'bring back Main Street'

In fact, if President Trump's proposed tax cuts are paid for through the types of spending cuts he has proposed in his budget, low- and middle-income Americans would clearly end up far worse off. Year after year during the Obama Administration, Repub...

Will corporate tax cuts help the middle class? Will corporate tax cuts help the middle class?

Finally, the push toward tax reform offers an opportunity to establish sensible, pro-growth policy for America's energy sector. "When he talks about tax reform I just think he needs to make the case for why it's important, and why it's importan...

13 arrested during clashes at dueling protests in Berkeley

Police officers used tear gas to scatter the protesters after more than 100 far-left anti-fascist ( antifa ) members clad in black attire attacked Trump supporters in the crowd. The number of arrests was revised down from 14, previously suggested by ...

Trump Renews Call For Mexico To Pay For Border Wall Trump Renews Call For Mexico To Pay For Border Wall

Greg Walden, R-Ore., while speaking during a visit to Intel in Hillsboro, Ore., Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. And illegal immigration is at historically low rates now anyway. Sanders doesn't say anything about Mexico - probably because there is nothing t...

I was asked to close case against Ram Rahim: Ex-CBI officer I was asked to close case against Ram Rahim: Ex-CBI officer

In any responsible, sensitive form of democratic government, comments, not strictures, of far less severity than that of the High Court would have led to apologies, resignations and complete, unconditional acceptance. He scripted and starred in his...

Indiana Task Force 1 deploys 14 to Texas for relief efforts Indiana Task Force 1 deploys 14 to Texas for relief efforts

They can search an area faster and more efficiently than any human or any scientific tool", Wong said. They will make the 15-hour drive through the night down to the Houston area, with plans to meet up with other FEMA groups and work together on wa...

Several arrested as clashes break out during Berkeley protests Several arrested as clashes break out during Berkeley protests

In a later Nixle alert, BPD announced that it has made 10 arrests "for a number of violations". Two men were arrested after exchanging blows. The counter-protests, despite sporadic violence and constant tension, were largely peaceful. Civic Cente...

Death toll rises amid clashes in Myanmar's Rakhine state Death toll rises amid clashes in Myanmar's Rakhine state

Authorities at the Chittagong Medical College Hospital said they were treating 17 Rohingya . At least 96 people have been killed in the Rakhine region of Myanmar since early Friday, according to government figures. Al-Azhar strongly condemned the ...

Most Americans Believe Donald Trump Is Dividing the Country Most Americans Believe Donald Trump Is Dividing the Country

It later merged with the Hammersmith Nation which civil rights advocacy group, the Southern Poverty Law Center , calls "the best organised, most widely dispersed and most risky Skinhead group known". You never heard them say that. What are their...

Israel Relationship 'Stronger Than Ever,' Kushner Tells Netanyahu Israel Relationship 'Stronger Than Ever,' Kushner Tells Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Trump advisors Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt in Tel Aviv Thursday. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas , right, meets with Jared Kushner on August 24, 2017 in Ramallah, West Bank .

Samsung looks to Note 8 launch for recovery

As usual, the company must be working on another smartphone in S-Series, the Galaxy S9 . Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) features a 5.7 inch Full HD (1920×1080) Super AMOLED display protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The Samsung Note 8 featur...

Rising gas prices possible in Michigan following Hurricane Harvey Rising gas prices possible in Michigan following Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey is the eighth named hurricane of the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season. "There's nothing we can do at this moment", Rockport volunteer fire department Chief Steve Sims told KTRK. He said he didn't sleep at all overnight because the w...

Kushner chases peace talks in Middle East Kushner chases peace talks in Middle East

Maliki called for the "imposition of peace" by the worldwide community through the establishment of a Palestinian state, instead of achieving peace through negotiations with Israel . "We are totally unhappy that the American administration conduct...

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