News

‘Democracy Dies in Darkness’: Twittersphere Mocks Washington Post’s New Motto

Americans must certainly be worried, to deserve this level of rhetorical aggression. What would be done to salvage a dying American democracy without Jeff Bezos’ personal media outlet spearheading the ‘fake news’ brigade, and then leading the very effort they claimed to shed light on with a false story stating that Russia hacked an electric…

IMF Head ‘Reassured’ by Talks With Trump Administration

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde has expressed confidence following her first series of talks with representatives of the administration of US President Donald Trump. “I have had several meetings with officials of his [Trump’s] administration in the economic and financial domains and the meetings I had are quite reassuring…

Thousands Still Forced From Homes by Flooding in California Tech Hub

The mucky water flooding a section of San Jose in Northern California forced officials on Wednesday to widen the area under mandatory evacuation orders, with about 14,000 people barred from returning to their homes following drenching rains. San Jose, a hub of high-tech Silicon Valley, suffered major flooding on Tuesday triggering evacuation orders when Coyote…

Poll: Republicans More Concerned by Leaks Than Trump Team Russian Ties

NEW YORK —  Rank-and-file Republicans are more concerned about leaks to the media of conversations between Trump advisers and the Russian government than they are about the conversations themselves, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released Wednesday. The poll, conducted February 16-20, shows how President Donald Trump has shifted opinions within the party of Ronald…

US Senator McCain Visits Syria to Assess ‘Dynamic Conditions’ on Ground

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — US Senator John McCain travelled to Syria this week to visit US forces present there and discuss the campaign against Daesh terror group, McCain’s spokesperson said in a release. “Senator McCain’s visit was a valuable opportunity to assess dynamic conditions on the ground in Syria and Iraq,” the release stated on Wednesday.…

Muslim Community Organizers Raise Money to Repair Vandalized Jewish Cemetery

As of Wednesday afternoon, a fundraiser titled “Muslim Americans Help Repair Anti-Semitic Vandalism of Historic Jewish Cemetery,” had raised over $80,000, far surpassing their original goal of $20,000, which they accomplished in just three hours. “On the heels of bomb threats and hate crimes against dozens of Jewish community center’s across the United States, a…

Pin It on Pinterest