Month: April 2018

Nikki Haley says U.S. imposing sanctions on Russia over Syria support

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says the U.S. will be imposing more economic sanctions on Russia for its support of Syrian President Bashar Assad and his apparent use of chemical weapons. Haley says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin w…

Marker honors Mississippi synagogue’s civil rights role

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi’s largest synagogue is being honored with a historical marker honoring the role the congregation played during the civil rights movement. The marker was unveiled Friday at Beth Israel Congregation in Jackson. Beth Isra…

Kaine to vote against Pompeo for secretary of State

Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) confirmed on Sunday he will not vote to confirm CIA Director Mike Pompeo as secretary of State, increasing the likelihood that President Trump’s nominee could fail to get a positive vote out of comm…

Nikki Haley warns U.S. chemical weapons attack ‘could easily happen’

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said a chemical weapons attack “could very easily happen” on American soil. “We have to be very conscious of the fact that we can’t allow even the smallest use of chemical weapons,” Ms. Haley said on “F…

China is vulnerable

Chinese President Xi Jinping is worried. The Donald has his number. Unlike the Clintons, who never met a Chinese bundler they didn’t like, and would sell the Lincoln Bedroom or our uranium for money, Trump doesn’t play that game. He actually cares abou…

Nikki Haley says new sanctions coming on Russia

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said on “Fox News Sunday” that sanctions against Russia are continuing, “which you’ll see again on Monday.”