Trump Uses RNC Funds To Pay For His Russia Defense — Thanks To Hillary Clinton's Lawyer

September 22nd, 2017

Trump Uses RNC Funds To Pay For His Russia Defense -- Thanks To Hillary Clinton's LawyerWASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump, a billionaire, is reportedly using money raised by the Republican National Committee to cover legal fees associated with the Department of Justice investigation into his 2016 presidential campaign. Trump has used over $230,000 in money raised by the RNC for his own legal defense, according to Reuters. The president is currently under investigation for potential illegal coordination with Russia ― which is alleged to have hacked the Democratic National Committee and intervened in the election to defeat Hillary Clinton ― and for possible obstruction of justice when he fired James Comey, the former FBI director, in May.


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Justin Trudeau: Canada humiliated indigenous people

September 22nd, 2017

The prime minister laments Canada’s “humiliation, neglect and abuse” of First Nations peoples.

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The U.S. Is Giving $32 Million To Assist Rohingya Refugees

September 21st, 2017

The U.S. Is Giving $32 Million To Assist Rohingya RefugeesThe United States will dispense about $32 million in humanitarian assistance to the Rohingya ethnic minority facing persecution in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, the State Department said Wednesday. “Through this support, the United States will help provide emergency shelter, food security, nutritional assistance, health assistance, psychosocial support, water, sanitation and hygiene, livelihoods, social inclusion, non-food items, disaster and crisis risk reduction, restoring family links, and protection to over 400,000 displaced persons in Burma and in Bangladesh,” according to the press release.


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Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico may be months without power

September 21st, 2017

Hurricane Maria has knocked out electricity for the entire island, home to more than 3.5m people.

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The Sponsors Of Obamacare Repeal Are Trying To Fool America — And Fellow Republicans

September 21st, 2017

The Sponsors Of Obamacare Repeal Are Trying To Fool America -- And Fellow RepublicansThe co-sponsors of new Senate legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act are misleading America about the effects of their proposal.


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Special counsel Robert Mueller seeks Trump presidency records

September 21st, 2017

Records relating to Mr Trump’s sacking of the FBI chief are said to be of interest to the probe.

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New riots over police shooting raise the question: What is it about St. Louis?

September 20th, 2017

New riots over police shooting raise the question: What is it about St. Louis?In St. Louis, protests over the acquittal of a former police officer in the fatal shooting of a black motorist have degenerated into violent clashes with police. Problems between police and the black community exist well beyond St. Louis and nearby Ferguson. But this week’s clashes suggest that racial problems run deep here.


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Hurricane Maria: Whole of Puerto Rico without power

September 20th, 2017

Hurricane Maria has knocked out electricity for the entire island, home to more than 3.5m people.

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Grandfather hands stranger's toddler $20 bill in Target for most tragic reason

September 20th, 2017

Grandfather hands stranger's toddler $20 bill in Target for most tragic reasonA mother shopping with her young son in Target was caught off guard when an elderly man gave the toddler a $20 bill — but when he explained himself, she was reduced to tears.


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Hurricane Maria hits Virgin Islands and bears down on Puerto Rico

September 20th, 2017

“Evacuate,” Puerto Rico’s safety commissioner warned residents. “Otherwise, you’re going to die.”

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