Former President Barack Obama's spokesman, Kevin Lewis, tweeted a photo on Friday of Obama striking what looks like a boxing pose in the White House on the day the Affordable Care Act passed Congress seven years ago. Lewis posted the...Show More Summary
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with members of the NATO alliance next week, after initially planning to skip ministerial talks, a spokesman said Friday. The State Department was unable to confirm whether the new MarchShow More Summary
A U.S. military spokesman says the Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters airlifted into combat in northern Syria earlier this week have encountered only light resistance, suggesting that the operation caught … Click to Continue »
Iran's foreign ministry spokesman, Bahram Ghasemi, has condemned as "selective and spiteful" the U.N. Human Rights Council's resolution to renew the mandate of the U.N. special rapporteur on the human … Click to Continue »
A soon-to-be-released survey of University of Texas undergraduates reports that 15 percent of women reported being raped on the flagship Austin campus. University spokesman J.B. Bird revealed the figure Thursday, … Click to Continue...
President Donald Trump’s top spokesman is holding a press conference in the White House on Friday, March 24. Press Secretary Sean Spicer’s media briefing is scheduled to begin today at 1:00 p.m. ET. Watch live video below:...
Authorities say police fatally shot a man who was threatening two young children with a butcher knife in a Baltimore home. Police spokesman T.J. Smith said a homeless relative on … Click to Continue »
It’s all about oligarchs, sanctions, and a multibillion-dollar privatization scheme, says Democrat Adam Schiff. Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, has emerged as the party’s spokesman on the FBI’s investigation of President Trump’s ties with Russian government officials. Show More Summary
China and Nepal are preparing to hold their first-ever joint military exercises, officials from both countries confirmed. A spokesman for China’s Defense Ministry said last week the two nations had agreed during talks to hold joint military drills. He did not provide details, adding that more information would be released later. The spokesman said the
A state security spokesman said 12 of the 29 have been recaptured.
Senate Democrats plan filibuster to try to block Gorsuch nomination to the Supreme Court March 23, 2017, 10:58 a.m. Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington: Claims of surveillance of Trump transition team raises far-reaching questionsSenate Democrats plan filibuster...
Israeli authorities have arrested a 19-year-old US-Israeli dual citizen on suspicion for calling in bomb threats to Jewish Community Centers around the world. Police Spokesman Mickey Rosenfeld told the Jerusalem Post that the teen “was the main suspect” for threats made to centers in Europe, Australia, New Zealand,… Read more...
The British horse racing industry fears that a " Hard Brexit" could impact the thoroughbred trade, worth £300 million ($375 million) a year. Robin Mounsey, an official spokesman for the British Horseracing Authority (BHA), told Business...Show More Summary
Turkey summoned the Russian charge d'affaires to convey its unease after a Turkish soldier was killed by sniper fire from a part of Kurdish-held Syria where Russian forces are active, Turkey's foreign ministry spokesman said on Thursday. Show More Summary
BEIRUT (Reuters) - U.S.-backed Syrian militias are expected to attack soon an Islamic State-held dam and air base west of the Syrian city of Raqqa, their spokesman said on Thursday, part of an accelerating campaign to capture the hardline group's stronghold.
Apple has acquired the Workflow automation app, which allows iOS users to trigger a sequence of tasks across apps with a single tap. A spokesman for Apple confirmed on Wednesday the company’s acquisition of DeskConnect, the developer...Show More Summary
CAIRO (Reuters) - Ten members of Egypt's security forces were killed by bombs which struck their vehicles in central Sinai, a military spokesman said on Thursday, during an operation targeting what the army described as terrorist ba...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia expects Ukraine's "unfair" decision to ban the Russian entry for the 2017 Eurovision song contest from entering the country to be reviewed, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday.
A spokesman for China's commerce ministry confirmed Thursday his government has banned imports of Brazilian beef. Brazil's agriculture minister said earlier China suspended imports after investigators accused Brazilian inspectors of … Click to Continue »