Category Archives: Politics

TransCanada sues U.S. over Keystone XL pipeline rejection

By Nia Williams & Valerie Volcovici CALGARY/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – TransCanada Corp sued the U.S government on Wednesday to reverse President Barack Obama's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, & moreover…

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1 US Service Member Killed, 2 Wounded in Afghanistan

One U.S. service member has died & two others were wounded in Afghanistan today following a firefight near Marja in Helmand Province. "We are deeply saddened by this loss," said…

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Jeb Bush Confronted About Trayvon Martin and 'Stand Your Ground' Law

As President Obama unveiled his executive actions on gun control Tuesday, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush was having his own firefight. Bush was participating in a primary series hosted by…

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2016 Presidential Candidates React to Alleged North Korean H-Bomb Test

North Korea announced Wednesday night that it had conducted a successful hydrogen bomb test. Although the detonation has not yet been confirmed, the possibility that North Korea has intensified its…

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New York's Cuomo promises $22 billion for upstate roads and bridges

NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York state's Governor Andrew Cuomo promised on Wednesday the "largest investment in upstate New York in history, promising $22 billion investment in bridges & roads…

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Clinton condemns North Korea nuclear test, seeks sanctions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton condemned North Korea's reported nuclear test on Wednesday as a "provocative & dangerous act" that the United States should meet with…

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Republicans blame Obama, urge China to curb North Korea nuclear activity

By Doina Chiacu & Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican U.S. presidential candidates on Wednesday blamed President Barack Obama's "feckless" & "failed" foreign policy for allowing North Korea to build…

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New Poll Shows Cruz and Trump in Dead Heat in California

Donald Trump & Sen. Ted Cruz are locked in a tight battle for the Republican nomination in the state of California, according to a new poll released today. The Field…

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UK lawmakers to debate petition seeking ban on Trump, no vote planned

LONDON (Reuters) – British lawmakers are to hold a debate on a petition signed by more than half a million people calling for U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump to…

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Presidential candidate Sanders takes aim at Wall Street, Clinton in speech

By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders warned on Tuesday that financial-sector greed was "destroying the fabric of our nation" & said the starting point…

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