• Trump Reacts to Mexican Soldiers Disarming American Soldiers on US Soil
Trump Reacts to Mexican Soldiers Disarming American Soldiers on US Soil

In 2008, the US Border Patrol arrested seven Mexican soldiers after their armed HMMWV broke down inside the US (source). " Mexico is not doing almost enough in apprehending & returning!" he tweeted. Earlier this month , Trump visited the border amid an escalating immigration crisis, lamenting that "our country is full" and warning potential migran...

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  • 5-magnitude natural disaster rattles central Philippines
5-magnitude natural disaster rattles central Philippines

Dozens of others were injured by falling rubble, including in Manila. In Eastern Samar, the center of the tremor that hit at 1:37 p.m. on Tuesday, concrete roads and bridges sustained cracks, based on photos from ABS-CBN's Twitter account.

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  • Britain will reportedly allow Huawei limited access to 5G infrastructure
Britain will reportedly allow Huawei limited access to 5G infrastructure

The other two countries of the "Five Eye" intelligence alliance, Canada and the United Kingdom are yet to make decision on whether Huawei will be allowed to build their 5G networks. "What I see playing out here is a discussion amongst all of us about the realities of where do you define sensitive networks, where does that start and end", said Rob...

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  • Israeli minister condemns Sanders' remarks on 'racist' Netanyahu government
Israeli minister condemns Sanders' remarks on 'racist' Netanyahu government

Netanyahu was reelected to a fifth term on April 9 and appears likely to build a coalition government including religious ultranationalists opposed to Palestinian statehood. In 2017, Israel's transportation minister announced that the train station for the Western Wall would be named after Trump . Israel has said separately that, in apprecia...

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  • Twitter triples profits, global user base steadies
Twitter triples profits, global user base steadies

That's partly because its daily active user base continues to grow, while monthly user counts have stalled or declined, as Twitter continues to purge fake and other suspect accounts. "The best thing ever to happen to Twitter is Donald Trump ", the president tweeted after the quarterly update, taking a quote from a television journalist.

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  • Alibaba reacts as comedian wins presidential election in Ukraine
Alibaba reacts as comedian wins presidential election in Ukraine

Ukraine's national exit poll showed earlier that Ukrainian actor Volodymyr Zelensky won the presidential election by gaining 73.2 percent of the votes in the second round. If polls are correct, he will be elected for a five-year term. "Neither is it a horror movie that can be easily stopped". Poroshenko came to power after a bloody 2014 ...

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  • Leeds sizzles in beautiful Easter Bank Holiday sunshine
Leeds sizzles in beautiful Easter Bank Holiday sunshine

Temperatures will reach around or a bit above 90 Saturday through Tuesday. The surprising burst in heat has surprised many celebrating the Easter weekend and bank holiday and the Met Office weather presenter indicated this warm weather will continue into next week.

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  • US Speaker Pelosi gets OOORRRDDEERR tips from British counterpart Bercow
US Speaker Pelosi gets OOORRRDDEERR tips from British counterpart Bercow

During an appearance on 60 Minutes Sunday evening, Pelosi told CBS's Leslie Stahl that the party has not succumbed to socialism despite the fact that all of its top 2020 presidential contenders have endorsed the elimination of the private health-insurance market.

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  • After Mueller, White House Press Secretary Is Toast
After Mueller, White House Press Secretary Is Toast

Later in the briefing, another reporter asked Sanders to elaborate on her statements, asking her if she had personally "talked to countless officials, employees, since this happened?" " James Comey was a disgraced leaker and used authorization to spy on the Trump campaign despite [that] there was no evidence of collusion", Sanders said.

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  • Storms expected in Oklahoma City Wednesday
Storms expected in Oklahoma City Wednesday

However, moderate to heavy rain will likely continue along the line of storms, according to the Weather Service. EASTER WEEKEND: The weather looks nice over the weekend, with highs around 70° Saturday and in the upper 70s Easter Sunday under sunny skies.

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  • Ocasio-Cortez says cutting military, economic aid to Israel 'can be discussed'
Ocasio-Cortez says cutting military, economic aid to Israel 'can be discussed'

Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of NY says she wants HBO's " Game of Thrones " to end with Westeros' seven kingdoms transitioning to a democracy. "So, she's colorful she's got some interesting ways to attract attention to herself but I think I think New York's getting exhausted of it", Scaramucci told host Sean Hannity.

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  • What happens if Biden doesn't run - or flops?
What happens if Biden doesn't run - or flops?

In a former Studebaker automobile building in downtown South Bend , the 37-year-old former Rhodes scholar and veteran of the war in Afghanistan became the latest Democrat to join the crowded field for 2020. He has had headline-grabbing moments, the most recent being his faith-based challenge of Vice President Mike Pence´s conservative views on sam...

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  • Saudis, UAE express support for Sudan military council
Saudis, UAE express support for Sudan military council

Sudan's new military rulers on Sunday rejected a demand by protest leaders to hand over power immediately to a civilian government that will bring deposed leader Omar Al-Bashir to justice. The police said Friday that 16 people had been killed in live fire in Khartoum alone over the previous two days as NISS agents led a last stand for Bashir bef...

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  • Child attack suspect had previous Mall of America arrests
Child attack suspect had previous Mall of America arrests

Aranda ran from the scene but was arrested in the mall's transit station. Police do not believe there was any connection between Aranda and the five-year-old boy, nor between Aranda and the boy's mother. The police department is working with the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office crime lab to investigate the incident, and they are also working with...

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  • Wreckage of 'crashed' Japanese stealth fighter jet found
Wreckage of 'crashed' Japanese stealth fighter jet found

The aircraft lost had a total of 280 flight hours prior to the crash. The pilot ejected safely. Lockheed Martin, the manufacturer, added that it was standing by to support the Japanese ASDF. The aircraft were declared operational approximately a year later. Britain said it was reviewing the status of its 17 F-35B fighters for now. CNN is quotin...

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  • American soldiers, 1 US contractor killed in Afghanistan
American soldiers, 1 US contractor killed in Afghanistan

Also, activists in Sudan say attempts by security forces to quash a protest set off widespread violence, killing at least six people since Saturday. This was the third bomb attack in the city in three days, all of them claimed by Islamic State's local affiliate, Khorasan Province (ISKP).

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  • U.S. Secret Service director Randolph Alles leaving position
U.S. Secret Service director Randolph Alles leaving position

The departure of Alles follows the resignation of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen , and Trump's decision to withdraw Ronald Vitiello, his nominee to head Immigration and Customs Enforcement, in favor of someone "tougher". A law enforcement official told Fox News that, inside the agency, the news of Alles' departure came as a surpr...

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  • Julian Assange to be 'expelled' from Ecuadorian Embassy
Julian Assange to be 'expelled' from Ecuadorian Embassy

The Australian had initially sought refuge in the embassy seven years ago in a bid to avoid extradition to Sweden where he had faced sexual assault allegations - these have since been dropped. Emmy Butlin of the Julian Assange Defence Committee said, "I am very grateful to WSWS readers for their continuous support and I appeal to you to ple...

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  • In a historic first, black, gay woman elected Chicago mayor
In a historic first, black, gay woman elected Chicago mayor

The next mayor of Chicago is a former prosecutor who has not held elected office before. In a historic first, a gay African American woman was elected mayor of America's third largest city on Tuesday, as Chicago voters entrusted a political novice with tackling hard problems of economic inequality and gun violence.

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  • Imposter Who Said he Was Missing Illinois Boy Charged by US Prosecutors
Imposter Who Said he Was Missing Illinois Boy Charged by US Prosecutors

Rini is being held at the Hamilton County Jail in Cincinnati, the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office said Friday. Federal and local officials announced the charge against Rini in a Friday morning press conference Downtown. Attorney Benjamin Glassman during a briefing with reporters. "Timmothy's father is devastated once again". Brian Michael Rini...

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  • UK Taking Part In EU Elections Now
UK Taking Part In EU Elections Now "Unavoidable" - Nigel Farage

Unless May can agree to a closer post-Brexit economic relationship with the European Union as advocated by Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, Britain could be forced at the summit, two days before Britain is due to leave the bloc, into a long Brexit delay of around a year.

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  • Brunei Brings In Death Penalty Today For Homosexuality Despite International Outcry
Brunei Brings In Death Penalty Today For Homosexuality Despite International Outcry

Analysts say the new code may be largely symbolic as Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah seeks to burnish his Islamic credentials with conservatives, and note that although Brunei has long had the death penalty , the last known execution was in 1957.

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