North Korea Once Again Agitates Regional Neighbors

By: Zack Duvall North Korea once again initiated tensions in the Korean Penisula- Japan region with an early Monday morning launch of four missiles from the Tong Cheng-ri region of North Korea, on the border with China, into the Sea of Japan. This newest provocation by North Korea has garnered harsh criticism from Japanese and South Korean government officials and comes just days after the … Continue reading North Korea Once Again Agitates Regional Neighbors

Florida Man Arrested After Fake Bomb Threat

By: Zack Duvall 18-year old Grayson Alexander Barry was arrested in Naples, Florida last Thursday after authorities say he called in a fake bomb threat to Naples High School Thursday morning. The school was immediately evacuated while local authorities responded and searched for a possible explosive device, the search yielded negative results. Police then traced the call and discovered that the call was placed from … Continue reading Florida Man Arrested After Fake Bomb Threat

Company Recalls Products

By: Zack Duvall A Glenview, Illinois based company, I.M Healthy SoyNut Butter Co., issued a statement voluntarily recalling  all of its variations of its ‘SoyNut Butter’ products over concerns of E. Coli contamination. Cases of E. Coli have been documented in several states including Oregon, Maryland, New Jersey, California, and Arizona all linked to the company and its products. Health officials have recommended that consumers … Continue reading Company Recalls Products

Revised Executive Order Regarding Travel Restrictions Expected This Week

By: Zack Duvall According to Fox News, a senior White House official confirmed on Saturday that the Trump administration plans to roll out a revised executive order regarding travel restrictions it plans to introduce affecting, and potentially ceasing, travel from certain Middle Eastern and African countries possibly as soon as later today or tomorrow. The administration’s first attempt at implementing travel restrictions towards countries, identified … Continue reading Revised Executive Order Regarding Travel Restrictions Expected This Week

Mexico Opens “Legal Aid” Centers for Migrants at all Consulates in U.S.

By: Zack Duvall In a move that the Mexican government said was “to protect its citizens”, the Mexican government has opened legal aid centers in all 50 states of America to help legal and illegal migrant workers with immigration concerns and cases. The Mexican government cited growing concerns among the migrant community over the crackdown by the Trump administration on illegal immigration. Mexican Foreign Minister … Continue reading Mexico Opens “Legal Aid” Centers for Migrants at all Consulates in U.S.

“Drastic” Cuts to U.S. Foreign Aid Programs Expected

By: Zack Duvall On Saturday Mick Mulvaney, the White House’s Budget Director, confirmed that the Trump administration plans on proposing what he called “fairly dramatic reductions” to the U.S. foreign aid budget later this month. Reuters news agency first reported on this last month when they featured an article that said the White House was looking into deep cuts to the budgets of the U.S. … Continue reading “Drastic” Cuts to U.S. Foreign Aid Programs Expected

Seregey Kislyak, The Russian Ambassador in the Middle of American Controversies

By: Zack Duvall Sergey Kislyak is a name that has risen to somewhat of an infamous standing due to his name being brought up in both of the two recent controversies to affect the administration amid ties to a Russian government that interfered in America’s election. Kislyak is the 67-year old Ambassador for the Russian government to the U.S. and has been in that position … Continue reading Seregey Kislyak, The Russian Ambassador in the Middle of American Controversies

Missouri Man Charged in Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers

By: Zack Duvall Federal prosecutors in New York announced the arrest of a 31-year old Missouri man, Juan Thompson, on charges that stem from bomb threats that have targeted at least eight separate Jewish centers across the country recently. Authorities also charged Thompson with cyber-stalking charges, because of allegations that he had used an ex girlfriend’s name when making the threats against the Jewish houses … Continue reading Missouri Man Charged in Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry Confirmed by Senate to Head Energy Department

By: Zack Duvall Former Texas Governor, Rick Perry, was confirmed by the Senate on Thursday, in a vote of 62-37, to become the new head of America’s Department of Energy, which also oversees the the United State’s nuclear arsenal. Perry, who is the longest serving Texas Governor, has come under staunch criticism from Democrats during his confirmation hearings because of his record of skepticism regarding … Continue reading Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry Confirmed by Senate to Head Energy Department

AG Sessions Will Recuse Himself From Investigations Involving Trump Administration and Russia

By: Zack Duvall Attorney General Jeff Sessions held a press conference late Thursday afternoon announcing that he will recuse himself from any investigations involving alleged ties between members of the Trump administration and Russian interference in America’s 2016 election. A defiant Sessions told reporters present for the Thursday afternoon press conference that he would not be involved in “any existing or future investigations” in regards … Continue reading AG Sessions Will Recuse Himself From Investigations Involving Trump Administration and Russia