House Dems to Trump: Boot Bannon off NSC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Five House Democrats say President Trump must remove his chief strategist Steve Bannon from the National Security Council (NSC). “While we respect the traditional privilege of more…

Texas mayor comes out publicly as transgender

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HEAT STREET) Eight months after taking office, the mayor of a small Texas town has become the first transgender elected official to come out publicly in the state’s more…

Iran confirms new missile test

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) Iran's defense minister said on Wednesday it had tested a new missile but this did not breach the Islamic Republic's nuclear accord with world powers or a more…

900 State Dept. officials sign protest memo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (Reuters) - About 900 U.S. State Department officials signed an internal dissent memo protesting a travel ban by U.S. President Donald Trump on refugees and travelers from more…

McCain, Graham torment Trump

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — A parade of Republicans this weekend blasted President Donald Trump for his executive order on immigration. Trump only seemed to notice two of them: John McCain more…

Conservatives ecstatic over Gorsuch nomination

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2370985" align="aligncenter" width="610"] U.S. Supreme Court[/caption] The applause from conservatives swept across the nation late Tuesday after President Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch, a member of the 10th U.S. more…

U.S. Muslims urged: Don't cooperate at border

by Art Moore -- The stated objective of the Trump immigration pause that has stirred so much controversy is to review the nation's system of vetting to prevent terrorist attacks. Now, one more…