Daily Archives: May 16, 2018

  • Senate Intelligence Committee Backs Conclusion That Moscow Attempted to Boost Trump

    Senate Intelligence Committee Backs Conclusion That Moscow Attempted to Boost Trump

    WASHINGTON—A Republican-led Senate committee backed U.S. intelligence agencies’ finding that Moscow attempted to boost Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, breaking with a GOP-led House panel that examined the same material. The Senate Intelligence Committee’s conclusion on the January 2017 intelligence finding was made public on Wednesday after a closed-door hearing with former intelligence chiefs and…


  • ‘Heroic’ officer guns down school shooter

    ‘Heroic’ officer guns down school shooter

    Image copyright CBS A police officer saved many lives at an Illinois high school when he shot a former student who opened fire on campus, say authorities. Officials say Dixon police officer Mark Dallas exchanged gunfire with the unidentified 19-year-old suspect, who was previously expelled. Neither the officer nor any students were hurt in Wednesday…


  • Has Trump broken the special relationship?

    Has Trump broken the special relationship?

    Image copyright Getty Images In two months’ time US President Donald Trump will finally make his long-delayed visit to Britain. There will be discussion about how much time he spends with the Queen, whether he holds Theresa May’s hand as firmly he did at the White House last year and where he plays a round…


  • Senate votes for net neutrality return, but major hurdles remain

    Senate votes for net neutrality return, but major hurdles remain

    CLOSE The Senate has voted to kill a Federal Communications Commission rule that repealed the Obama administration’s ban on internet providers blocking or slowing down certain content. Time Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., speaks during a news conference on a petition to force a vote on net neutrality on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Also pictured…



  • As Trump summit at risk, here’s what Kim Jong Un wants

    As Trump summit at risk, here’s what Kim Jong Un wants

    CLOSE The U.S. and South Korea’s joint military exercises are reportedly not sitting well with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. Buzz60 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shake hands May 9, 2018, at the Workers’ Party of Korea headquarters in Pyongyang, North Korea. (Photo: North Korea’s Official Korean…