Amid speculation that the Catalan parliament might unilaterally declare independence, some of the region’s banks decided to move their legal headquarters to other parts of Spain. Meanwhile, the government in Madrid says any such declaration would have no effect. But supposing the region did eventually secede, would Catalonia be able to stand on its own two feet? Trappings of statehood […]
The stolen documents reportedly include a plan to kill North Korean leader Kim Jong-un Hackers from North Korea are reported to have stolen a large cache of military documents from South Korea, including a plan to assassinate North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un. Rhee Cheol-hee, a South Korean lawmaker, said the information was from his country’s defence ministry. The compromised documents […]
US President Donald Trump has challenged his Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, to an IQ test, in the latest sign of discord between the two. He made the remark in a magazine interview when asked about reports that Mr Tillerson had called him a moron. “I think it’s fake news,” Mr Trump told Forbes, “but if he did that, I […]
Mr Musk says his solar storage technology is scalable for Puerto Rico’s needs Renewable energy entrepreneur Elon Musk says he could rebuild Puerto Rico’s shattered electrical infrastructure with his solar energy technology. The vast majority of the island territory remains without power, weeks after it was hit by Hurricane Maria. On Twitter, Mr Musk said his technology, which powers several […]
White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller has been working to bring the president back to the tougher stance he took during his campaign. Aide Stephen Miller, Trump’s top immigration adviser, is crafting a hard-line plan that risks blowing up any deal with Democrats. By JOSH DAWSEY, ANDREW RESTUCCIA and MATTHEW NUSSBAUM The White House is finalizing a plan to […]
In his first interview since being shot and critically wounded, Rep. Steve Scalise describes the extent of his injuries and how surgeons put him back together 2017Sep 28 In his first interview since sustaining a life-threatening gunshot wound, Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La, tells Norah O’Donnell the bullet caused so much damage that surgeons had to literally put him back together […]
Why Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico so hard US President Donald Trump has waived shipping restrictions to help fuel and supplies reach storm-ravaged Puerto Rico, the White House has said. Mr Trump “has authorized the Jones Act be waived for Puerto Rico”, a statement said on Twitter. Puerto Rico had pressed the US to lift the act, which limits shipping […]
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Why can't we all act like civilized people? All rioting does is ruin local businesses and negatively impact their local economy. You have a right to be angry and express anger. You do NOT have a right to inflict bodily harm, or commit any crimes due to your anger or frustration. Freedom of speech and expression is American, committing violent acts claiming amendment rights that violates another's is a crime. LEARN THE DIFFERENCE.