Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said that Washington was trying its best to stop Tehran from acquiring Russian S-300 air defense systems.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's support among evangelical leaders and influencers has doubled, from 22 percent in May to now 44 percent, as he has released a pro-life Supreme Court shortlist, according to WORLD magazine's monthly surveys.
While Democrats are pushing the GOP-led Senate to confirm Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland by the end of President Barack Obama's term, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has been resolute in blocking him, saying the next president...Show More Summary
The fairy tale of Iranian commitment to the nuclear deal has been dispelled by two informed sources: German officials, and the Supreme Leader of Iran, Ayatollah Khamenei.
Since taking office in 2012, Chinese President Xi Jinping has remade his country’s political landscape. He has detained hundreds of thousands of corrupt or non-compliant officials. He has ousted dozens of senior leaders and sidelined many of the previous decade’s most powerful figures. Show More Summary
It's not hard to guess why Religious Right leaders don't want Hillary Clinton to win the election. They know it would lead to a more progressive Supreme Court, more rights for LGBT people, more reproductive choices for women, and more religious freedom that doesn't single out Christians as special. Show More Summary
The chief justice also said it was "very disturbing" that so many perpetrators had not yet been brought to justice. In 2008, the death of a Hindu leader led to the worst case of anti-Christian violence in India’s history. About 100 Christians...Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is contemplating forcing a vote on President Obama's Supreme Court nominee, Merrick Garland, when Congress reconvenes in September. The vote would put a lot of vulnerable Republicans in the tough position...Show More Summary
Recording of Ayatollah Montazeri’s Plea to Stop the Executions is Taken Off Website An audio file of Grand Ayatollah Hosseinali Montazeri—the once successor to Iran’s first supreme leader—bitterly criticizing the Islamic Republic’s mass execution of political prisoners in 1988 and arguing for an end to the killings, has been removed from his official website upon […]
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has finally broken a week of silence on Donald Trump, but not to address the incendiary words that have spewed out of the GOP standard-bearer's mouth. No, he was talking to a local group of Republicans...Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said Thursday he expects Hillary Clinton would re-nominate Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court if she is elected in November. "I would think she and all the people around her would say, 'Why do weShow More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) said Thursday he expected Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton would re-nominate Merrick Garland for the U.S. Supreme Court if she is elected in November.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) “left the door open for Democrats to potentially use a procedural tactic to force a vote on Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland,” The Hill reports. Said Reid: “We have a couple of options, and [...]
U.S. Senate Democrats may try a procedural move to force a vote on President Barack Obama’s nomination of judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said on Thursday. “We have a couple of options and we are deciding when to do that. And if we should do...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid says he is convinced that Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will nominate Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court if she is elected president. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the next president will choose the person to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
First Read: “With yet another poll showing Hillary Clinton ahead of Donald Trump by double digits — this time from NBC|SurveyMonkey — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has an important choice to make. Does he continue to block President Obama’s [...]
At a June 23, 2016 public meeting with poets chosen and invited by his administration, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said: “I have heard that some publish their poetry on the Internet. For example, someone wrote something that is worthless, but imagine that it receives several thousand ‘likes!’ Those ‘likes’ are worthless. What gives worth […]
Knights of Columbus leader Carl Anderson emphasized at the annual convention the primacy of the life issue in the U.S. election.
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Monday that the U.S. was not to be trusted after January’s nuclear deal. He added that any talks with Washington on regional issues would be impossible as such dialogue is “lethal poison.” The...Show More Summary
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei renewed his criticism of a nuclear deal signed with six world powers in a speech in Tehran on Monday, and accused the United States of failing to keep its side of the bargain.