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‘American democracy is under attack’: Sanders urges vigilance against Trump’s ‘authoritarianism’
Officials: No Policy from Trump On Russian Vote Attacks
Government cybersecurity and intelligence officials say they haven't received directions from Trump about stopping Russian meddling in future elections, and that Russia targeted 21 election systems in 2016.
Milwaukee mayor urges peaceful protest after ex-cop cleared
Senate GOP health care bill looks a lot like ‘mean’ House one
After weeks of secret negotiations, Senate Republicans on Thursday released their much-anticipated proposal to repeal Obamacare, unveiling a plan that would cut Medicaid and reduce penalties for not buying insurance. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said the House plan would result in 23 million fewer people covered than under current law. “From what I understand their bill tracks in many ways along the lines of the House bill,” said House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis.
FCC Regulators Are Now Imposing Record Fines for Robocalls
US Energy Secretary Rick Perry told he lacks 'fundamental understanding' of climate science
The American Meteorological Society has told Rick Perry he lacks a ‘fundamental understanding’ of science after the US Energy Secretary claimed carbon dioxide was not a primary cause of climate change. The former governor of Texas told CNBC TV that “the most likely the primary control knob [for climate change] is the ocean waters and this environment that we live in”, rather than greenhouse gas emissions produced by human activity. Becoming the latest of Donald Trump’s administration to dispute established science without any attempt at reasoned argument, Mr Perry also said it was “quite all right” to be a sceptic about climate change, suggesting the trait was one held by any “wise, intellectually engaged person”.
U.S. Attorney General Sessions hires private attorney
Tim Kaine: U.S. strikes on Syrian forces ‘completely illegal’
Democratic congressman: Our ‘toxic’ brand under Pelosi makes it hard to win
British Schoolboys Wear Skirts During Heatwave in Uniform Protest
'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years in prison
WASHINGTON (AP) — An online conspiracy theory dubbed "pizzagate" ended Thursday with real-world consequences when a North Carolina man was sentenced to prison for arming himself with an assault rifle, traveling to the nation's capital and firing his weapon inside a neighborhood pizza restaurant.
Why America is really, REALLY worried about North Korea’s latest rocket engine test?
WASHINGTON, U.S. - United States officials have confirmed that North Korea conducted its latest rocket engine test - which became the latest in a series of engine and missile tests this year.
Tesla working with the Shanghai government to explore local manufacturing in China
SHANGHAI, China - In a bid to achieve economies of scale and bring down manufacturing, labor and shipping costs - Tesla has said that it is working with the Shanghai government to explore local man
Chinese city Yulin holds its annual dog meat festival amid protests from activists across the globe
YULIN, China - Amid massive protests across the world - Chinese city of Yulin went ahead with its controversial annual dog meat festival that was opened on Wednesday.The Lychee and Dog Meat
North Korea thinks America is being headed by a ‘Psychopath’
PYONGYANG, North Korea - As tensions in the Korean peninsula boil over, and both sides U.S. and its allies issue threats to the Kim Jong Un-led North Korean regime - experts claim tensions have nev
With one hand on the nuclear trigger, North Korea tells the world, it is open to talks to end its nuclear weapons program
PYONGYANG, North Korea - Issuing mixed responses is not something new for North Korea - but now, at a time when the threat of a war is looming large - North Korea’s mixed signals have sent ma
Deadly London apartment blaze began in Hotpoint fridge freezer: police
PanARMENIAN.Net - A fire that killed at least 79 people at a London apartment block started in a Hotpoint (WHR.N) fridge freezer, and the outside cladding engulfed by the blaze has since been shown to
Afghan war will end only when NATO leaves, Taliban leader says
PanARMENIAN.Net - The leader of the Afghan Taliban said on Friday, June 23 that a planned U.S. troop surge will not end the protracted war in the country and vowed to fight on until a full withdrawal
N. Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM: U.S. officials
PanARMENIAN.Net - North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that the United States believes could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, a U.S. offi
China's 'Underground Railroad' Smuggles Blood For Illicit Gender-Testing in Hong Kong
A complex network of companies, middlemen and clinics in mainland China and Hong Kong is carrying on a roaring trade in on-the-quiet prenatal testing to determine the gender of fetuses for Chinese cou
Asia's Booming Plastics Industry Prompts Ocean Pollution Fears
BANGKOK - A booming plastics and packaging industry in Asia - including China - is being driven by rising incomes and consumption, with analysts saying a growing middle class will add to the rise in
Germany's biggest industrial robotics company working on consumer robots
PanARMENIAN.Net - You might not have heard of Kuka, but youll almost certainly know its products. The German firm is one of the worlds top manufacturers of industrial robots, and its robot arms are
US, EU Urge China to Limit Food Import Control
BEIJING - Food exporters including the United States and European Union are stepping up pressure on China to scale back plans for intensive inspections of imports that they say would hamper access to
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