of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday it was “crucial” for the United States to maintain an open-ended military and diplomatic presence in Syria to prevent Islamic State militants from regrouping, to thwart Iranian influence and ultimately to see the exit of President Bashar Assad. Tillerson outlined what he described as a new, more engaged Trump […]
United States Artists (USA) announced its 2018 USA Fellows. This year, 45 artists and collectives across nine creative disciplines will receive unrestricted $50,000 cash awards. The Fellowships honor their creative accomplishments and support their ongoing artistic and professional development, however the recipients choose to spend them. Show More Summary
Donald Trump listens to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt after announcing his decision that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 1, 2017. TheShow More Summary
Our nation’s opioid epidemic has impacted far too many of us across the United States, and I intend to do my part in reversing this awful trend.
On the heels of Apple’s major announcements about bringing $250 billion of overseas cash back to the United States and increasing investments in the U.S., Tim Cook joined Rebecca Jarvis of ABC News for a brief interview. In the interview, Cook talks about the tax reform that led to Apple’s announcement today and whether or not it will lead to a cheaper (??) iPhone… more…
Last week we noted that “hypersonic aircraft and missiles are being developed and tested by the United States, Russia, and China at an accelerating pace.” The race for hypersonic technologies has flourished among global superpowers,...Show More Summary
Movie attendance in the United States and Canada fell even more than expected in 2017, as the average ticket price hit a record high, according to new data from the National Assn. of Theatre Owners. The number of tickets sold was 1.24 billion, down 6% from 2016, the trade group said Wednesday....
Former United States Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul explained to MSNBC “The Beat” host Ari Melber how much President Donald Trump’s administration differs from his experience serving in the Barack Obama administration. “Ambassador, how do you view Steve Bannon’s...
Over the past few years, people have been flocking to Seattle - and with good reason. It's one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, and booming companies such as Amazon and Microsoft have helped with that increase of population and tourism. Show More Summary
HATAY, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey said on Wednesday it would not hesitate to take action in Syria's Afrin district and other areas unless the United States withdrew support for a Kurdish-led force there, as the Pentagon downplayed its plans to train the Syrian fighters.
Hundreds of Israeli rabbis were inspired by the sanctuary movement in the United States.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday it was “crucial” for the United States to maintain an open-ended military and diplomatic presence in Syria to prevent Islamic State militants from regrouping, to thwart Iranian influence and ultimately to see the exit of President Bashar Assad. Tillerson...
Adobe last month announced it had reached its goal of gender pay parity for its employees in the United States, and that it would do so elsewhere by early 2018. Before now, female employees were being paid one cent less than men in the same position. Show More Summary
Volunteers are said to have found hundreds of water gallons vandalised in a patch of Sonoran desert. United States border patrol agents routinely vandalise containers of water and other supplies left in the Arizona desert for migrants, condemning people to die of thirst in baking temperatures, according to two humanitarian groups. Show More Summary
Republican Senator Ted Cruz said it’s “time” for North Korea to “fear” the next move from the United States, urging for harsher economic sanctions against the “mafia state” in an op-ed for The Washington Post published Tuesday....
The book portrays Trump as ignorant and uprepared for the role of President of the United States.
The Washington Post reports: White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly told Democratic lawmakers Wednesday that the United States will never construct a physical wall along the entire stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border and that some of...Show More Summary
North Korea is demanding an apology from the United States for its "insolent outrageous behavior" by failing to use the country's official name — the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. … Click to Continue »
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast “It is time the people know the truth,” read a grave and troubling report from the subcommittee on the judiciary of the U.S. Senate. That truth? That the United States had been infiltrated by foreign agents, who exerted their influence on national politics and elections. Show More Summary