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Will Mexican authorities stop US-bound migrant caravan?

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But police on the Mexican side of the bridge pepper sprayed and pushed them back, CBS News said, adding that about 50 managed to get through. "If the Democrats would stop being obstructionists and come together, we could write up and agree to new immigration laws in less than one hour", Trump tweeted on Saturday, implying that it could be more productive to cooperate rather than fight. Read More »

Fox News Jerk Mocks Elizabeth Warren At Disneyland

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The test revealed that Warren likely has between 1/64th - 1/1,024 Native American ancestry, less than the average American. Despite her televised claims of Cherokee and Delaware Indiana heritage, Warren has never had any tribal affiliation, and the DNA test raised the possibility that she is whiter than the average white person despite all her bragging. Read More »

Canada Now World’s Largest Legal Marijuana Marketplace

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Canada followed Uruguay , which was the first country in the world to regulate the sale of cannabis for recreational purposes in 2013, and some USA states voted to end the drug ban. Canada's Public Safety Minister said the government will consider a proposal to pardon those jailed for possessing a small amount of marijuana - as long as they have finished their sentence. Read More »

VP Mike Pence accuses China of interfering in U.S. policies, politics

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Forbes magazine owner Steve Forbes warns that trade tariffs are really just sales taxes in disguise and both consumers and business will be better off once they are removed. "We were always on the defensive". We don't know that yet, but there are market gains, so that is promising. "We limited the damage and preserved our access to the American market". Read More »

US Senate braces for Kavanaugh vote after mass arrests

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But Murkowski said she is a "no" on the nomination but will "pair" her vote with Daines and be marked "present" instead, meaning that Daines can remain at the wedding and not have to rush back . There's no guarantee that the senators who supported moving forward will back Kavanaugh on the final vote. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., looks on before the arrival ofTreasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin during a Senate Appropriations Committee for Financial Services hearing on the proposed FY2019 budget ... Read More »

GOP senator: Secret FBI report shows no Kavanaugh misconduct

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Trump has expressed similar sentiments in the past in response to sexual misconduct allegations against Bill O'Reilly, the Fox News host who was forced out after multimillion-dollar settlements of sexual harassment claims; Roy Moore, the Republican candidate for Senate in Alabama who lost after being accused of child molestation; and Rob Porter, his White House staff secretary who resigned after two former wives accused him of abuse. Read More »

Brett Kavanaugh closer to US Supreme Court confirmation after Senate vote

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Some protesters, many dressed in black, crowded into the Hart Senate Office Building after rallying in front of the Supreme Court on a sunny, warm autumn day. "There was absolutely no corroboration of (Ramirez's or Ford's) allegations", Kennedy said. President Donald Trump is praising the Senate for pushing Kavanaugh past a key procedural hurdle. Read More »

What will FBI investigation into Kavanaugh entail?

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The FBI is likely organizing their resources to ensure that every field office and every agent is available to complete the investigation in a week, said ABC News contributor and former FBI Special Agent in Charge Steve Gomez. The FBI can not force someone to talk to them as part of the process. "Remember, they're not reaching a decision or recommendation". Still, with 36 years between the night of the alleged attack and the forthcoming background investigation, the agents in this ... Read More »

Kavanaugh, Ford testify in Senate Judiciary Committee hearing

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Joe Manchin. Facing a re-election vote in November in the pro-Trump state of West Virginia, he said on Friday that he supported Flake's call to delay voting so the FBI can investigate. Grassley has also pointed out that the ranking Democrat on the committee, Sen. The day before the hearing, Trump said he wished the Senate moved forward with the vote instead of allowing Ford's testimony. Read More »

Kavanaugh-Ford hearing: A dramatic lesson on gender roles

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The White House is pushing back against a call from the American Bar Association to slow the vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh until the Federal Bureau of Investigation can do a full background check. She took turns with the Democratic senators to ask questions in five-minute segments, disrupting her flow. "I am terrified", she said, her voice often quavering. Read More »

Monica Lewinsky Thanks Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford for Coming Forward

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The Arizona Republican told The Washington Post that Christine Blasey Ford , a 51-year-old research psychologist who first went public with her allegations in a Post story Sunday, "must be heard". He told the New York Times that Kavanaugh was a "brilliant student" who loved sports and was not "into anything insane or illegal". "Well, this woman should not be insulted and she should not be ignored", said Conway. Read More »

Woodward Mattis, Kelly denials of his book quotes untrue

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White House Chief of Staff John Kelly frequently lost his temper and told colleagues that he thought the president was "unhinged", the book claims. The opinion piece is a different matter. He criticized the media for what he said were its efforts to "undermine this administration". Mattis and Kelly have both denied the quotes attributed to them. Read More »

Challenger Pressley notches upset victory in MA congressional race

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Voters in MA are deciding who advances to the November general election to run for governor, U.S. Senate, U.S. House and a slew of other offices. Stunning news out of the MA primary this evening, where 10-term incumbent House member Michael Capuano has been defeated for re-election by Boston City Council member Ayanna Pressley . Read More »

Sen. Collins mum on Kavanaugh confirmation vote as pressure grows

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Senate Democrats worked into the night Thursday in a last, ferocious attempt to paint Kavanaugh as a foe of abortion rights and a likely defender of President Donald Trump . What Kavanaugh actually said and what Harris, other Democrat senators , and pro-abortion groups like Planned Parenthood put out is not up for debate. Read More »

Thousands Protest Assad Plan To Attack Last Syrian Rebel Stronghold

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On Friday, the leaders of Iran, Russia and Turkey met in Tehran to discuss the situation and planned an offensive in Idlib by the Assad regime. Similar demonstrations were held in Idlib's towns of Khan Sheikhun and Jisr al-Shughur, as well as opposition-held areas in the neighboring provinces of Hama and Aleppo, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said. Read More »

Canada trade talks end in deadlock, to resume next week

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Trump , in a statement, also praised the deal - even though it does not include Canada, one of the original members of the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement. In other words, cutting Canada out would be more than modernizing the existing treaty. They met late into the evening Thursday in search of a compromise in time for the deadline imposed by U.S. Read More »

Twitter drags Trump-backed Florida candidate for racist comment

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Florida gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis has been denounced by the Democrats and the media as racist, for saying voters shouldn't " monkey this up " by voting for his socialist opponent, who happens to be black. "Listen, I've been elected for 15 years, I don't mind taking a punch and I can deliver one myself", Gillum said. By one count, the Gillum campaign had only spent $6.6 million by Tuesday , far less than his opponents. Read More »