Home » 2018 » February » 05

Daily Archives: February 5, 2018 , 10:02

Report: Cold snap killed 35 manatees in Florida in January

Report: Cold snap killed 35 manatees in Florida in January

A report says 35 manatees across Florida have died as a result of cold stress syndrome in January. The Bradenton Herald reports the deaths between Jan. 1 and Jan. 26 ...

Read More »

Tillerson says U.S. is considering sanctions on Venezuela oil

Tillerson says U.S. is considering sanctions on Venezuela oil

The United States is considering imposing sanctions on Venezuela that could cripple its oil industry and is probing whether the plan would be supported in the region, Secretary of State ...

Read More »

Trump revisits his call for standing during the national anthem

Trump revisits his call for standing during the national anthem

Just before kickoff in Sunday’s Super Bowl, President Donald Trump revisited his call for standing during the national anthem – following his repeated criticism of NFL players who chose to ...

Read More »

Dozens picket Saudi embassy in London demanding end of UK arms sales to Riyadh

arms sales

[ad_1] Dozens of people participated in a protest against UK’s ongoing weapon sales to Saudi Arabia, involved in a war in Yemen, that took place outside the Saudi Embassy in ...

Read More »

Fareed Zakaria: Trump’s red lines bound to be crossed

Fareed Zakaria: Trump’s red lines bound to be crossed

President Trump’s State of the Union speech mostly ignored the world outside of America. He made a few tough statements on things like the Iran deal and Guantanamo and described ...

Read More »

South Carolina train crash leaves 2 dead, dozens hurt

South Carolina train crash leaves 2 dead, dozens hurt

Amtrak is under mounting pressure after two of its employees were killed and 116 passengers injured when a passenger train hit stationary freight cars – the second deadly incident involving the company in ...

Read More »

Trump pressed to authorize Democratic memo release

Trump pressed to authorize Democratic memo release

The Senate’s top Democrat is calling on President Donald Trump to officially approve the release of a Democratic memorandum said to counter claims made in the memo he declassified Friday ...

Read More »

Obama to head to New Zealand

Obama to head to New Zealand

Former President Obama plans to visit New Zealand in March, according to The New Zealand Herald. The Herald reports that Obama is scheduled to visit the country around March 21 for a yet-to-be-announced ...

Read More »

Trump, Dems send dueling protest messages during Super Bowl

Trump, Dems send dueling protest messages during Super Bowl

President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders offered dueling messages during Super Bowl LII on protesting racial injustice. Trump issued a Super Bowl message on Sunday night that, in keeping with ...

Read More »

Uma Thurman breaks silence on Weinstein attack

Uma Thurman breaks silence on Weinstein attack

Actress Uma Thurman has detailed long hinted-at allegations against film producer Harvey Weinstein. In a New York Times article, she says Weinstein pushed her down and “tried to expose himself” ...

Read More »