F.B.I. Director James Comey Recommends No Charges for Hillary Clinton on Email
WASHINGTON — The F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, on Tuesday recommended no criminal charges against Hillary Clinton for her handling of classified information while she was secretary of state, lifting an enormous legal cloud from her presidential campaign less than two hours before she boarded Air Force One for... Read more
Trump dumps presidential style, repeatedly calling Elizabeth Warren ‘Pocahontas’
Presumptive Republican nominee throws out the teleprompter to deliver a vintage speech high in bombast and bluster in Virginia   Donald Trump’s general election pivot didn’t last very long. After giving two speeches with teleprompters this week, Trump returned to his unscripted style in a rally in Richmond, Virginia... Read more
14 African Countries Forced by France to Pay Colonial Tax For the Benefits of Slavery and Colonization
Did you know many African countries continue to pay colonial tax to France since their independence till today! When Sékou Touré of Guinea decided in 1958 to get out of french colonial empire, and opted for the country independence, the french colonial elite in Paris got so furious, and... Read more
Donald Trump Defends His National Security Positions as Hillary Clinton Attacks
Hillary Clinton is leveling a withering attack on Donald Trump’s temperament and judgment when it comes to national security, calling him unqualified to be commander in chief and stoking fears that he is too impulsive to control the nuclear launch codes. Mr. Trump made clear in an interview Sunday... Read more
Obama meets Vietnam leader with lifting of arms ban on table
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday lifted a half-century-old ban on selling arms to Vietnam, looking to bolster a government seen as a crucial, though flawed partner in a region that he has tried to place at the center of his foreign policy legacy. Obama... Read more
Obama to Relax U.S. Sanctions Against Myanmar
WASHINGTON — Obama administration officials on Tuesday said they would lift a broad array of sanctions on Myanmar, removing restrictions on state-owned banks and businesses as they seek to reward a historic move toward democracy in a country dominated for decades by brutal military rule. The moves, to take... Read more
Little Is Off Limits as Donald Trump Plans Attacks on Hillary Clinton’s Character
Donald J. Trump plans to throw Bill Clinton’s infidelities in Hillary Clinton’s face on live television during the presidential debates this fall, questioning whether she enabled his behavior and sought to discredit the women involved. Mr. Trump will try to hold her accountable for security lapses at the American... Read more
Susan Mulcahy helped make Donald Trump and she’s very, very sorry
In the 1980s New York City was in transition. The previous decade, gritty and dark, was blighted by an economic collapse, rampant crime and a transit system that was dangerous to use. On the verge of bankruptcy, the largest city in the U.S. was a synonym for dysfunction, a... Read more
North Korea willing to reconcile unless Seoul ‘opts for war’
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea’s ruling party adopted a resolution on the third day of its first full congress in 36 years to strive toward a more prosperous and modern economy and stressed that it will push for the peaceful reunification of Korean Peninsula, but warned that... Read more
Trump likes idea of party unity, but on his terms
Donald Trump says he’s all for bringing together the Republican Party, but the many GOP officials he’s branded losers and lightweights will have to fall in line because the voters have spoken. Trump’s strident rhetoric, in television interviews and campaign rallies over the weekend, are characteristic of his outsider... Read more