Report: Saudi Crown Prince Mulling Summit with Trump, Netanyahu

The Times of Israel reports: Saudi Arabia’s Muhammad bin Salman is considering a Camp David-style meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump, a London-based website claimed, in what it said would be a grand diplomatic gesture intended to help rehabilitate the crown prince’s image in the wake of the brutal murder of … Continue reading Report: Saudi Crown Prince Mulling Summit with Trump, Netanyahu

Report: Iranian General Fatally Shoots Himself by Accident

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The website of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard is reporting that a general who fought in Syria and Iraq has allegedly accidentally killed himself while cleaning a gun. Gen. Ghodratollah Mansouri allegedly shot himself in the head by accident while cleaning his pistol, according to the Sunday report. The report added that Mansouri … Continue reading Report: Iranian General Fatally Shoots Himself by Accident

May: Second Brexit Referendum Would ‘Break Faith’ with British People

Prime Minister Theresa May is due to tell the House of Commons that a second referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU would “break faith with the British people.” Mrs May will also say that it would do “irreparable damage” to the “integrity” of British politics “because it would say to millions who trusted in … Continue reading May: Second Brexit Referendum Would ‘Break Faith’ with British People

PICTURES: Bomb Explodes Outside Greek TV Station

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A powerful bomb exploded outside private Greek television station Skai early Monday, causing extensive damage but no injuries. Police said the blast occurred at 2:35 a.m. outside the broadcaster’s headquarters in a coastal area near Athens after telephoned warnings to a news website and another TV station prompted authorities to evacuate … Continue reading PICTURES: Bomb Explodes Outside Greek TV Station

Polish President Says Strasbourg Attack Victim Tried to Protect Others

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s president says that a Polish victim in last week’s shooting attack in Strasbourg, France, had been trying to protect other people. Barto Orent-Niedzielski died Sunday after being shot in the head during Tuesday’s attack, bringing the number of victims to five. The 36-year-old from Katowice, Poland, lived in Strasbourg, where … Continue reading Polish President Says Strasbourg Attack Victim Tried to Protect Others

Saudi Arabia Rejects U.S. Senate’s ‘Interference’ in Kingdom

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia issued an unusually strong rebuke of the U.S. Senate on Monday, rejecting a bipartisan resolution that put the blame for the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi squarely on the Saudi crown prince and describing it as interference in the kingdom’s affairs. It’s the latest sign of how … Continue reading Saudi Arabia Rejects U.S. Senate’s ‘Interference’ in Kingdom

Pope Francis Lauds U.N. ‘Global Compact’ for Immigration

Pope Francis took advantage of his Angelus message Sunday to praise the U.N.’s Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) approved in Marrakesh last week. The GCM provides “a framework for the whole international community,” the pope told the 25,000 pilgrims and tourists in Saint Peter’s Square, before asking for prayers that this … Continue reading Pope Francis Lauds U.N. ‘Global Compact’ for Immigration

Germany to Compensate Hundreds who Fled Nazis as Children

BERLIN (AP) — Germany has agreed to one-time payments for survivors, primarily Jews, who were evacuated from Nazi Germany as children, many of whom never saw their parents again, the organization that negotiates compensation with the German government said Monday. The New York-based Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany said the government had agreed … Continue reading Germany to Compensate Hundreds who Fled Nazis as Children

PC Brigade: British Army Ditches ‘Gender Specific’ Titles Like Rifleman

The British Army is to scrap role titles like “rifleman” and “infantryman” for the more gender-neutral “infantry soldier” and “infanteer”. The briefing document, seen by the Mail on Sunday, also said that any training manuals with “gender specific” language will have to be thrown out to not be exclusionary to women recruits. “Gender specific terms … Continue reading PC Brigade: British Army Ditches ‘Gender Specific’ Titles Like Rifleman

Issa: ‘Would Not Be Surprised’ if Flynn Conviction Is Overturned

During Fox News Channel’s “Sunday Morning Futures,”  Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) predicted the conviction of President Donald Trump’s former national security advisor Michael Flynn, would be overturned because the FBI “tricked him into not having a lawyer, when, in fact, he was not only a suspect, but a target, and they had transcripts.” “I would not … Continue reading Issa: ‘Would Not Be Surprised’ if Flynn Conviction Is Overturned

Corker on 2020: Dems Not ‘Capable of Electing a Centrist’; ‘Let’s See What Happens a Year from Now’

In an interview that aired Sunday on MSNBC’s “Kasie DC,” Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) discussed the possibility of him thinking a Democrat could be better for the country than re-electing President Donald Trump. Corker said he does not think Democrats are “capable of electing a centrist,” adding he thought the party was moving further to … Continue reading Corker on 2020: Dems Not ‘Capable of Electing a Centrist’; ‘Let’s See What Happens a Year from Now’

Rand Paul: Criminal Justice Reform Bill May Get 80 Votes of Support

During Sunday’s “The Cats Roundtable” on New York AM 970 radio, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) discussed the criminal justice reform bill, which he co-sponsors, predicting the bill would get 80 votes of support. Paul told host John Catsimatidis that it is “one of the few issues that right and left are coming together on.” “[C]onservative … Continue reading Rand Paul: Criminal Justice Reform Bill May Get 80 Votes of Support

Food Stamp Enrollment Drops in 47 States

Food stamp enrollment dropped over the past year in 47 out of 50 states, according to the latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) statistics on nationwide food stamp enrollment. The majority of states saw declines in the number of people enrolling in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) — the federal government program which administers food stamps — … Continue reading Food Stamp Enrollment Drops in 47 States

Pinkerton: After Obamacare Ruling, Republicans Need to Pivot to Medical Cures 

Okay, so now it’s crunch time on the Republicans’ Obamacare mantra, “repeal and replace.”  In the wake of federal judge Reed O’Connor’s December 14 ruling that the entirety of Obamacare is unconstitutional, President Trump applauded the decision, saying, “It’s a great ruling for our country.”  He added, “We will be able to get great healthcare. We … Continue reading Pinkerton: After Obamacare Ruling, Republicans Need to Pivot to Medical Cures 

WATCH: Disneyland Parade Float Collapses, Santa Dangles from Sled

A parade float at Disneyland collapsed on Saturday during the California theme park’s Christmas parade, leaving Santa Claus dangling from his sleigh, according to video footage of the incident. An Instagram video making the rounds on the Internet captured the moment on Saturday when the sleigh broke down, flinging Santa Claus out of his seat … Continue reading WATCH: Disneyland Parade Float Collapses, Santa Dangles from Sled

Watch–Angel Moms Call Out Nancy Pelosi: Would You Support Border Wall if It Saved Your Loved One?

Angel Moms whose children have been murdered by illegal aliens living in the United States called out incoming House Speaker Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), asking them if they would support a border wall if it meant their loved ones would be saved from illegal alien crime. Angel Mom Mary Ann … Continue reading Watch–Angel Moms Call Out Nancy Pelosi: Would You Support Border Wall if It Saved Your Loved One?

Report: U.S. Navy Could Stop Docking in Israeli Port After Chinese Takeover

TEL AVIV – The U.S. Navy said it may pull its longstanding operations in Haifa port once a Chinese firm takes over in 2021, prompting Israel’s national security cabinet to revisit the deal with Shanghai, according to an Israeli news report.  Israel’s Transportation Ministry struck an agreement in 2015 with Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) … Continue reading Report: U.S. Navy Could Stop Docking in Israeli Port After Chinese Takeover

Netanyahu’s Son Temporarily Banned from Facebook

JERUSALEM (AP) — Facebook has blocked Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s son Yair for 24 hours after he wrote a post criticizing the social media platform as “thought police” and sharing previously banned content. Yair Netanyahu blasted the website on Sunday for removing an earlier post in which he called for “avenging the deaths” of … Continue reading Netanyahu’s Son Temporarily Banned from Facebook

Jeff Sessions’ Reforms More than Doubled Illegal Immigration Convictions

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivered major wins for President Trump’s administration on the immigration front in 2018, effectively putting into place legal reforms at the U.S.-Mexico border that significantly increased the number of illegal aliens prosecuted and convicted. During his tenure running the Department of Justice (DOJ), Sessions put into place a legal wall … Continue reading Jeff Sessions’ Reforms More than Doubled Illegal Immigration Convictions

Spain’s Ponce Becomes First Transgender Woman to Compete in Miss Universe

Angela Ponce of Spain, has become the first transgender woman to compete in the Miss Universe contest. Ponce, who is 26 years old, defeated nearly two dozen other contestants in Spain to become Miss Universe Spain, and win the right to represent that country in the Miss Universe pageant. If anyone thought that Ponce might … Continue reading Spain’s Ponce Becomes First Transgender Woman to Compete in Miss Universe

ICE Arrests 6.5K Convicted Murderer, Sex Offender Illegal Aliens This Year

The Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency arrested more than 6,500 illegal aliens who have been convicted of homicide and sexual offenses in Fiscal Year 2018. Between September 2017 and October 2018, ICE agents arrested a little more than 6,600 convicted murderers and convicted sex offenders who were in the United States illegally. Of that total, 4,975 … Continue reading ICE Arrests 6.5K Convicted Murderer, Sex Offender Illegal Aliens This Year

Grandfather of Late Guatemalan Girl Says Family Is Indebted to Human Smugglers

The grandfather of the little girl from Guatemala who died after crossing the border in New Mexico and being detained with her father and 161 other migrants says the family owes money to human smugglers. The relatives of a young Guatemalan girl not only have to deal with the pain of burying their loved one, … Continue reading Grandfather of Late Guatemalan Girl Says Family Is Indebted to Human Smugglers

Officer Killed in Line of Duty Spent Last Hours Christmas Shopping for Local Kids

Sgt. Ben Bertram of the Charlestown Police Department died in a high-speed crash Wednesday night when he lost control of his patrol car while chasing a suspect, who is facing criminal charges for allegedly stealing a vehicle, WLKY reported. But hours before he got involved in the chase which cost him his life, Bertram had … Continue reading Officer Killed in Line of Duty Spent Last Hours Christmas Shopping for Local Kids

Pittsburgh Mayor Pushes Firearm Confiscation Orders, Gun and Magazine Bans

Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto (D) is pushing firearm confiscation orders, bans on commonly-owned semiautomatic firearms and “high capacity” magazines. Following the October 27 attack on the gun and security-free Tree of Life Synagogue, Peduto voiced opposition to hiring armed guards to protect congregants. Eleven innocents were killed when a gunman entered the synagogue and no … Continue reading Pittsburgh Mayor Pushes Firearm Confiscation Orders, Gun and Magazine Bans

FBI Email: James Comey Briefing Was ‘Trigger’ for CNN to Break Dossier Story

NEW YORK — An FBI email states that the “trigger” for CNN to first break the story revealing salacious and unsubstantiated claims made inside the infamous anti-Trump dossier was the leaking of ex-FBI Director James Comey’s official briefing on the dossier claims to President Donald Trump. CNN on January 10, 2017 was first to report leaked information … Continue reading FBI Email: James Comey Briefing Was ‘Trigger’ for CNN to Break Dossier Story

NC GOP Lawmakers to Challenge Democrat Governor’s Voter ID Bill Veto

North Carolina Republican lawmakers said Friday they would challenge Democrat Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of a bill requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls. Cooper vetoed the legislation on Friday, even though more than 55 percent of the state electorate approved of the measure in a referendum, the News & Observer reported. The … Continue reading NC GOP Lawmakers to Challenge Democrat Governor’s Voter ID Bill Veto