• Deficit balloons to $779 billion in Trump’s second year
Deficit balloons to $779 billion in Trump’s second year

Total government borrowing increased by US$ 1 trillion in the latest fiscal year to US$15.75 trillion, including US$ 779 billion to finance the deficit. Some Fed officials have warned that rising USA deficits could hamper any US fiscal response to a downturn. "Going forward the President's economic policies that have stimulated strong economic ...

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  • Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner 'likely' paid no income tax for years
Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner 'likely' paid no income tax for years

Kushner, whose net worth has soared to nearly $324 million during the last decade, "appears to have paid nearly no federal income taxes", according to confidential financial documents reviewed by The Times . The newspaper's independent review of the documents did not reveal any wrongdoing on the part of Kushner. Peter Mirijanian, a spokesman fo...

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  • Barron County Sheriff shares more details on missing girl
Barron County Sheriff shares more details on missing girl

Authorities do not consider Jayme a suspect in her parents' death at this time. A 13 year-old who has not been seen since before her parents were found dead was reportedly spotted nearly 1,750 miles from her home. Police in Miami tweeted early Monday that Closs "may have been seen" near the area of a Sunflex gas station at N.W. 27th Avenue an...

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  • Australia may follow Donald Trump in moving its embassy in Israel
Australia may follow Donald Trump in moving its embassy in Israel

So far only the USA and its ally Guatemala have moved their embassies to Jerusalem. "Australia is part of Asia and they take lots of pride to become the neighbours of ASEAN in Asia". Security Council resolutions. "When sensible suggestions are put forward that are consistent with your policy positioning and in this case pursuing a two-state s...

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  • Boko Haram kills another aid worker as deadline expires
Boko Haram kills another aid worker as deadline expires

The ADP candidate said that in view of the developments on the security front, President "has no moral justification to seek a second term in office has failed to provide security to the Nigerian people as the killing pattern now appears to be a desperate attempt to drive away the aid workers and entrench an atmosphere of fear, which the terrorists...

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  • Russian Orthodox Church cuts ties with Constantinople
Russian Orthodox Church cuts ties with Constantinople

The Russian Orthodox Church said on Monday it had made a decision to sever all relations with the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople in protest over its endorsement of Ukraine's request for an "autocephalous", or independent, church.

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  • Trump praises Confederate general Robert E. Lee at OH campaign rally
Trump praises Confederate general Robert E. Lee at OH campaign rally

Grant's own military might in defeating Lee and the South. Adding, " Robert E. Lee was a great general. Was actually a shoutout to warrior Grant and the great state in which he was born", he wrote on Twitter Sunday. "Trump praises Robert E. Lee during OH rally", an article on Politico said. "An attached video clip lacked the full context for ...

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  • Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself
Trump calls Elizabeth Warren ‘total fraud,’ offers to give DNA test himself

During Tuesday's broadcast of the show, Sunny Hostin was disappointed that Warren, in her view, appeared to have caved to repeated attacks from President Donald Trump . She's out there claiming that she's Native American just because she's from Oklahoma. "I'll only do it if I can test her personally ". Warren's disclosure was met with a s...

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  • Amal Clooney Blasts Trump For Mocking Dr. Christine Blasey Ford
Amal Clooney Blasts Trump For Mocking Dr. Christine Blasey Ford

We won". I'm not gonna get into it because we won. I don't know. I don't know... "I didn't really make fun of her", Trump said. "I had one beer, right?" Trump responded by changing the subject: "They can do what they - I - I will tell you this".

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  • 'Tacky' painting of Trump drinking with other presidents hangs in White House
'Tacky' painting of Trump drinking with other presidents hangs in White House

On Sunday night, CBS aired Donald Trump's far-ranging interview with Lesley Stahl. The painting's surprising debut on " 60 Minutes " inspired a slew of scathing commentary, from "Oh my god, it's in the White House" to "Is it on a black velvet background?" He painted Trump's face twice - the first one he was "happy with" but said "it wasn't th...

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  • Welsh biker shot dead by hunter in French Alps
Welsh biker shot dead by hunter in French Alps

They told the Daily Mirror: "The biker is thought to have died instantly after being hit by a bullet fired by a 22-year-old hunter". On this occasion, up to 18 hunters were taking part, but apparently failed to notice the rider, who was wearing bright clothes and easily identifiable, according to the investigating source.

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  • Turkish Investigators to Search Saudi Consulate in Disappearance of Saudi Journalist
Turkish Investigators to Search Saudi Consulate in Disappearance of Saudi Journalist

Khashoggi has been killed at the consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul ". "There are many facts regarding his whereabouts that will hopefully be revealed through the ongoing investigation". Airport entrances and exits are being investigated. Saudi Arabia denies this. "And our chief investigator is investigating everything in this matter".

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  • Indonesia questions merit of Australia’s possible embassy move to Jerusalem
Indonesia questions merit of Australia’s possible embassy move to Jerusalem

Australia is considering moving its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced, following the lead of US President Donald Trump . The by-election is in the Sydney harborside seat of Wentworth vacated by former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull, who was ousted in a party-room coup by members of Mor...

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  • Trump Doubles Down on Climate Change Denial on
Trump Doubles Down on Climate Change Denial on "60 Minutes"

The answer that Stahl wants-and, one presumes, that most Trump critics want-is an unequivocal statement that the president will pull out of virtually all contact with the Saudis. I mean, I'm not a baby. STAHL: Do you still think that climate change is a hoax? "But I don't know that it's man-made". "I don't want to be put at a disadvantage",...

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  • Apparently, an 'administrative error' saw senators vote for racist motion
Apparently, an 'administrative error' saw senators vote for racist motion

The government's leader in the upper house, Mathias Cormann , said he took personal responsibility for Monday's error, apologising to the Senate. Senator Hanson's motion failed only narrowly last night, with Labor, the Greens, Victorian Senator Derryn Hinch and South Australian Senators Tim Storer, Rex Patrick and Sterling Griff opposed, but a s...

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  • Stormy Daniels loses libel lawsuit over Trump’s ‘con job’ tweet
Stormy Daniels loses libel lawsuit over Trump’s ‘con job’ tweet

Trump has denied the affair took place, and cast doubt on her story of being threatened. "Daniels' other claims against Trump and Cohen proceed unaffected". The judge also ruled that the president is entitled to "reasonable" attorney's fees. Mr Trump responded to her account on Twitter , saying: "A sketch years later about a nonexistent man".

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  • BK man charged in brawl after speech by far-right leader
BK man charged in brawl after speech by far-right leader

Police didn't immediately make clear if those in custody were affiliated with the Proud Boys or the group of protesters. A note was reportedly left saying the attack "is merely a beginning". The club's Facebook event for the speech described him as the "rebel of the right" and "banned from Twitter - this Godfather of the Hipster Movement has taken ...

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  • Turkish prosecutors 'find evidence of Jamal Khashoggi killing'
Turkish prosecutors 'find evidence of Jamal Khashoggi killing'

The US President today said he has spoken to Saudi Arabia's King Salman about the incident, suggesting that " rogue killers " could be responsible. The comments marked a break from the Trump administration's previous refusal to speculate over the fate of Khashoggi and came as the United States president is under growing pressure to take action on...

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  • China says US arms sales to Taiwan interfere in its affairs
China says US arms sales to Taiwan interfere in its affairs

Trump said and denied that by saying so he is not trying to divert the entire Russian Federation thing. " For any other normal corporate borrower the decision might have been to stand on the sidelines and wait for the market to stabilize a bit, but China is a little bit of a different animal , " a banker who worked on the deal told Reuters.

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  • Hillary Clinton: Bill didn't abuse his power
Hillary Clinton: Bill didn't abuse his power

In general, we as a society weren't talking seriously about whether an abuse of power regarding a sexual relationship with a young woman in the workplace was grounds for resignation. Clinton asked. "So there was an investigation and it, as I believe, came out in the right place". They will likely face renewed interest and scrutiny regarding Bill C...

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