Month: May 2019

Connecticut man accused of threatening to kill Trump

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut man has been indicted on charges that he threatened to kill President Donald Trump and sent letters he claimed contained anthrax. Gary Joseph Gravelle of New Haven faces charges including conveying false informatio…

Hassan Rouhani: Iran under ‘unprecedented’ pressure from sanctions

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Iran is under “unprecedented” pressure by global sanctions and could face harsher economic conditions than the country’s 1980s war with Iraq, after the U.S. expanded its efforts to apply military and economic press…

Google ‘Top Stories’ dominated by ‘left leaning sources’ CNN, New York Times, Washington Post

A new study from the Computational Journalism Lab at Northwestern found that many of Google’s top hits for news searches came from just a handful of sources. Researches Daniel Trielli and Nicholas Diakopoulos conducted their study by looking at the res…

Paul warns Trump administration against escalating trade war with China

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said Sunday that he has warned the Trump Administration against leveling more tariffs against China, arguing that they will cancel out any benefits companies received from the administration’s recent tax cuts.

Kamala Harris blasts Donald Trump for conducting China foreign policy via Twitter

Two presidential hopefuls slammed President Trump for his approach to dealing with China, saying it doesn’t appear he has a serious strategy. Sen. Kamala Harris said it was “irresponsible” for Mr. Trump to essentially conduct foreign policy on a whim v…