Month: January 2019

The Top Ten Democrats for 2020

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) fired the starting pistol for the 2020 presidential race on Monday when she announced she was forming an exploratory committee for a White House bid.Warren is the first top tier cand…

Spanish police discover 2 migrants hidden inside mattresses

MADRID (AP) – Desperate to reach Europe from North Africa, two African migrants were discovered by police attempting to cross the Spanish border hidden inside a pair of mattresses. A video shot by a mobile phone of the move Sunday went viral in Spain. …

Attorney says activist client to return to jail any time

CAIRO (AP) – An attorney says an Egyptian activist is waiting to return to prison after an appeals court upheld a two-year sentence against her for posting a video online in which she criticized the government and decried sexual harassment. Lawyer Doaa…

Sudanese president orders probe of recent protests

CAIRO (AP) – Sudan’s state news agency says President Omar al-Bashir has ordered an investigation into “recent events” in the country, a reference to two weeks of violent protests against his 29-year rule. The report, late on Monday, said al-Bashir tas…

Elizabeth Warren’s 2020 presidential run ‘will be the end of her’: A.B. Stoddard

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has her eyes set on the 2020 presidential race, but the controversy surrounding her claims of Native American ancestry may have cost her political future, RealClearPolitics associate editor A.B. Stoddard argued Monday night on the “Special Report” All-Star panel.