Pope zings Trump: 'Populism is evil'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) Pope Francis has warned in an interview with a German newspaper of the dangers of rising populism in western democracies. The pope told Die Zeit on Thursday more…

McConnell stuns with statement on border wall

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday threw cold water on President Donald Trump’s insistence that Mexico will pay for his proposed border wall. “Uh, no,” McConnell more…

Senate committee approves Israel ambassador nominee

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_3982341" align="aligncenter" width="609"] David Friedman, Donald Trump, Ivanka Trump[/caption] WASHINGTON – Attorney David Friedman was approved for a confirmation as the next U.S. ambassador to Israel Thursday more…

CIA contractors behind WikiLeaks release?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) CIA contractors likely breached security and handed over documents about the agency's use of hacking tools to anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks, U.S. intelligence and law enforcement officials told more…

Mayor booted from office over support for Obama's refugees

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2883764" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Syrian passports like these are available on the black market and easily obtained by so-called 'refugees.'[/caption] The people of Rutland, Vermont, have gained a more…