Category Archives: Politics

UN warns it is ‘running out of cash’ in urgent appeal to members

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the U.N. is running out of money and is urging members to pay up amid a looming financial crisis for the international body. Guterres says he has warned member states of a “troubling financial situation facing the United Nations,” which he says is caused by late payments to the U.N. by member states. Continue reading →

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar compares national anthem to songs of slavery

The jackass.  Yet he sure made his millions in this land of the free, didn’t he? NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar likened the national anthem to songs that were sung by slaves while they were forced to do manual labor. Continue reading →

Not surprising – Obama administration approved $200G grant to group with Al Qaeda ties

This doesn’t appear to be so surprising, like all are saying, considering who it is, but a report says that the Obama administration approved a $200,000 grant to a group in Sudan with ties to Al Qaeda even though it had been designated a terrorist-financing organization by the U.S. years earlier, a conservative think tank revealed this week. Continue reading →

Sessions Defends Deputy Rosenstein After Impeachment Move

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday defended his deputy, Rod Rosenstein, after some fellow Republicans in Congress moved to impeach Rosenstein, who oversees the federal probe of whether President Donald Trump’s campaign worked with Russia to sway the 2016 presidential election. Continue reading →

FBI Fires Agent Peter Strzok Over Anti-Trump Texts

Friday the FBI fired agent Peter Strzok over anti-Trump text messages he exchanged with former agency lawyer Lisa Page during the 2016 presidential campaign, Strzok’s lawyer, Aitan Goelman, confirmed Monday. Continue reading →

Legal Analyst: White House May Classify Omarosa Tapes to Stop Their Release

Concern over  the flurry of secretly taped White House conversations released by Omarosa Manigault-Newman, the Trump administration may try to stop more from leaking out by declaring them “classified,” ABC Chief Legal Analyst Dan Abrams says. Continue reading →

Anthony Scaramucci: Trump Still Backed by ‘Quiet Majority’

Sunday just  as the polls suggested President Donald Trump would not win the 2016 election, the truth lies beneath the noise: the “quiet majority” is still supporting the administration, former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci said. Continue reading →

Sean Hannity to Interview Roseanne Barr on Fox News’ ‘Hannity’

Roseanne Barr is set to give her first TV interview since her ABC sitcom was canceled to Fox News host Sean Hannity. Hannity announced that Barr would be a guest on Thursday’s edition of his 9 p.m. Fox News program “Hannity.” Hannity made the “big deal” announcement at the close of Tuesday’s edition of “Hannity” but offered no other details. Continue reading →

Kamala Harris Tied With Bernie Sanders as Oddsmaker Favorite for 2020

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) has greatly improved her odds among Democratic candidates of winning the 2020 presidential election, tying with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). Continue reading →

Russia Says Meddling in Danish Elections Would Make ‘No Sense’

The media is having another hissy fit. Russia’s ambassador to Denmark made headlines in the Nordic country after he appeared to imply that it wouldn’t be worthwhile interfering in Danish elections. Continue reading →