Month: May 2019

US suspends all passenger, cargo flights to Venezuela

The Trump administration suspended all commercial passenger and cargo flights to Venezuela in light of worsening safety conditions, recent social unrest and political turmoil engulfing the South American nation.  

Pat Robertson: Alabama has ‘gone too far’ with abortion ban

Conservative televangelist Pat Robertson says Alabama has “gone too far” by passing a bill that would make performing an abortion a felony in nearly all cases. Robertson is a longtime abortion opponent, but on Wednesday, as he hosted “The 700 Club” on …

FBI lawyer James Baker defends bureau’s handling of surveillance on Trump adviser Carter Page

Former FBI top lawyer James Baker said Wednesday he still has confidence in the secret warrant the bureau obtained in 2016 to conduct surveillance on Trump campaign adviser Carter Page. Mr. Baker, in an interview with Yahoo’s “Skullduggery” podcast, sa…

Tlaib becomes first Muslim woman to preside over House

Freshman Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) become the first Muslim woman to ever preside over the House of Representatives on Wednesday.”Presided over the U.S. House of Representatives today. Not bad for a girl from Det…