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Rep. Ilhan Omar Likens Israel to Jim Crow South

Rep. Ilhan Omar Likens Israel to Jim Crow South

Omar was also forced to apologize earlier this month after initially defending a years-old tweet in which she accused Israel of "hypnotizing the world". The tweet was met with criticism and Omar responded with a Twitter post of her own, writing: "Don't mind him, he is just waking up to the reality of having Muslim women as colleagues who know how to stand up to bullies!" When I talk about what we are going wrong in this country, it's not because I hate this country, it's not because ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Dancing dragons and lions ring in Lunar New Year in Argentina

Dancing dragons and lions ring in Lunar New Year in Argentina

According to Chinese superstition, doing any of these on February 5th - the day Chinese New Year falls on in 2019 - will lead to bad luck for the entire coming year. "Animal agriculture is responsible for more greenhouse gases than all the world's transportation systems combined", Jason Baker of PETA Asia said. However, even today, eating meat is considered as a wealth and status symbol in China. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump plans to 'heal old wounds' in State of the Union address

Trump plans to 'heal old wounds' in State of the Union address

Instead, Trump is expected to strike a unifying tone and focus on areas of potential bipartisan compromise. The official wasn't authorized to publicly discuss about the speech and spoke on condition of anonymity. "Some of it will be border-related", said one. Officials were quick to caution that the speech remains a work in progress and stressed that Trump will tinker with it until the final moments. Consulte Mais Informação

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You Can Now Lock WhatsApp On Your iPhone Using Face ID/Touch ID

You Can Now Lock WhatsApp On Your iPhone Using Face ID/Touch ID

According to the new information, the authentication feature allows iOS users to lock WhatsApp behind another wall of security to prevent unauthorized access to the app. The new feature, which has been in anticipation since October previous year - when the new authentication addition was reported for the first time, works similarly to how you can lock Outlook or Signal on your iPhone. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gabbard Officially Launches Campaign at Hawaii Rally

Gabbard Officially Launches Campaign at Hawaii Rally

Tulsi Gabbard , the first Hindu in US Congress, officially launched her White House bid with an anti-war message, denouncing US interventions overseas and slamming "powerful politicians" in both parties for seeking new wars to wage. She has made veterans issues a priority while in Congress. Gabbard also spoke out against "big Wall Street banks who gamble with our money and our future", and against "overreaching intelligence agencies and big tech companies who take away our civil ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Korean Diplomats Meet ahead of Trump-Kim Summit

Korean Diplomats Meet ahead of Trump-Kim Summit

Asked about the possibility of the United States pulling troops out of South Korea as it negotiates with Pyongyang, Trump doubled down on remarks by Stephen Biegun, the USA envoy on North Korea who this week denied any such plans. "We have a fantastic chemistry", Trump said. On Sunday, Seoul's foreign ministry said in a statement that Biegun and his South Korean counterpart Lee Do-hoon held consultations about working-level US-North Korea talks before the summit. Consulte Mais Informação

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Toddler may have died in hot car

Toddler may have died in hot car

They spoke with a number of family members at the scene. Police have been told the boy was in his grandmother's care at the time. Police confirmed the little boy could not be revived and he was pronounced deceased at the home. It is not yet known how long the boy was in the auto. A toddler is believed to have died at a family home in Chester Hill after being left inside a hot vehicle. Consulte Mais Informação

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May will seek 'pragmatic' solution to Brexit deal in Brussels

May will seek 'pragmatic' solution to Brexit deal in Brussels

Nissan has cancelled plans to make its X-Trail SUV in the United Kingdom - a sharp blow to Brexit supporters, who had fought to have the model built in northern England. "These emergency evacuation plans have been in existence since the Cold War, but have now been repurposed in the event of civil disorder following a no-deal Brexit", Britain's The Sunday Times said, quoting an unnamed source from the government's Cabinet Office, which handles sensitive administrative issues. Consulte Mais Informação

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Axios: Trump spends 60% of unstructured time in ‘executive time'

In 2017, the president insisted he doesn't have time to watch television "primarily because of documents". Reporters have detailed Trump's executive time before. The schedules show how Trump has spent his time since the November midterm elections. However, Sarah Huckabee Sanders , the White House press secretary, told Axios in a statement that Trump's unorthodox schedule allows for "a more creative environment that has helped make him the most productive president in modern history". Consulte Mais Informação

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Pentagon sending 3750 extra U.S. forces to border with Mexico

Pentagon sending 3750 extra U.S. forces to border with Mexico

The request for funding for additional security and the construction of a wall along the US-Mexico border has been a sticking point in negotiations between Trump and the Democrats, and led to a 35-day partial government shutdown. The forces are set to construct new barriers at the border, namely some 150 miles (241km) of barbed wire. There are also about 2,200 National Guard troops who have been serving on the southern border since last April. Consulte Mais Informação

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Venezuelan opposition leader rejects mediation offers

Venezuelan opposition leader rejects mediation offers

The socialist government of Maduro called the rally to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Chavez's rise to power. Military intervention in Venezuela by the United States is not imminent, U.S. "We're facing the greatest political, diplomatic and economic aggression that Venezuela has confronted in 200 years". The political crisis intensified on January 23 when Guaido proclaimed himself the country's legitimate leader. Consulte Mais Informação

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Deutsche Bank Denied Trump Loan During 2016 Campaign, NYT Says

Deutsche Bank Denied Trump Loan During 2016 Campaign, NYT Says

A global loan committee within Deutsche Bank rejected the financing request from the Trump Organization, and so did a USA committee that screens loan applications for risks to the reputation of the bank and related issues. "It was early 2016, and he was lending tens of millions of dollars to his presidential campaign and had been spending large sums to expand the Trump Organization's roster of high-end properties", The Times explained. Consulte Mais Informação

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