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Facebook has cancelled efforts to put ads in WhatsApp, more than a year after its founders resigned in protest of the effort

Facebook has cancelled efforts to put ads in WhatsApp, more than a year after its founders resigned in protest of the effort

  Facebook will reportedly retreat from its efforts to include advertisements in WhatsApp’s messaging service, the Wall Street Journal’s Jeff Horowitz and Kirsten Grind reported on… Read More ›

Sanders’ Wife On Feud With Warren: ‘This Discussion Is Over’

Sanders’ Wife On Feud With Warren: ‘This Discussion Is Over’

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Jane O’Meara Sanders, the wife of Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders, has a clear message about the simmering dispute between her… Read More ›

Analysis: A world trade war is brewing. The US-China deal won’t stop it

Analysis: A world trade war is brewing. The US-China deal won’t stop it

Hong Kong / London – The United States has signed a partial trade agreement with China. But that doesn’t mean simmering conflicts and uncertainty over… Read More ›

Five rockets fired on US army base in Iraq

Five rockets fired on US army base in Iraq

According to the Iraqi military, there were no casualties.   Five Katyusha rockets were fired at US army base Camp Taji, north of Baghdad on… Read More ›

House Bill Would Penalize Compliance With European And UN Boycotts Of Israel

House Bill Would Penalize Compliance With European And UN Boycotts Of Israel

  WASHINGTON (JTA) — A House bill introduced Tuesday would extend penalties for boycotting Israel to compliance with boycotts organized by international organizations. The Israel… Read More ›

Delta has tough questions to answer from the FAA about why it dumped jet fuel over a school during an emergency landing at LAX

Delta has tough questions to answer from the FAA about why it dumped jet fuel over a school during an emergency landing at LAX

  The FAA said it was investigating why a Delta flight dumped jet fuel over a residential Los Angeles neighborhood on Tuesday. At least 44 people at several elementary… Read More ›

US Budget Deficit Running 11.8% Higher This Year

US Budget Deficit Running 11.8% Higher This Year

  UNITED STATES (AP) — The U.S. budget deficit through the first three months of this budget year is up 11.8% from the same period… Read More ›

Analysis: China is really worried about unemployment. Here’s what it’s doing to avoid mass layoffs

Analysis: China is really worried about unemployment. Here’s what it’s doing to avoid mass layoffs

Hong Kong – The Chinese government wants to do whatever it can to protect the economy in 2020. It’s got an enormous task ahead of… Read More ›

Trump, Pelosi Square Off Ahead Of Impeachment Trial

Trump, Pelosi Square Off Ahead Of Impeachment Trial

  WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Speaker Nancy Pelosi faced off Sunday ahead of his impeachment trial, as she said senators will “pay… Read More ›

7 bombs struck an Iraqi joint military base housing US soldiers, wounding 4

7 bombs struck an Iraqi joint military base housing US soldiers, wounding 4

  At least four Iraqi soldiers were reportedly wounded on Sunday in the latest rocket attack on an Iraqi military base. Reuters reported that eight… Read More ›

Can Cash Buy The Dem Nomination? Two Billionaires Are Trying

Can Cash Buy The Dem Nomination? Two Billionaires Are Trying

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaires Michael Bloomberg and Tom Steyer are testing an unproven theory in the contest for the Democratic presidential nomination: that their… Read More ›

Iranian protesters take to streets after Tehran admits Ukrainian plane was unintentionally shot down

Iranian protesters take to streets after Tehran admits Ukrainian plane was unintentionally shot down

Anti-government protesters took to the streets of Iran Saturday after Tehran admitted that it mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian passenger jet, killing 176 people. Thousands… Read More ›

US House passes measure to limit Trump’s ability to wage war on Iran

US House passes measure to limit Trump’s ability to wage war on Iran

If passed by the House and Senate, the measure does not need Trump’s signature to go into effect.   The US House of Representatives passed… Read More ›

Celebrating Soleimani killing, Trump says Democrats would have leaked strike

Celebrating Soleimani killing, Trump says Democrats would have leaked strike

At first campaign rally of 2020, President alleges that Iranian general was planning attacks against US embassies outside of Baghdad, mocks Democrats for wanting to… Read More ›

Trump To Hold 1st Campaign Rally Of Election Year In Ohio

Trump To Hold 1st Campaign Rally Of Election Year In Ohio

  WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump heads into his first campaign rally of the election year flush with cash, chafing at impeachment and hoping… Read More ›

Video appears to show the moment a missile hit the Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed in Iran

Video appears to show the moment a missile hit the Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed in Iran

  As US and Canadian officials said on Thursday that Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crashed outside Tehran likely because it was shot down, a… Read More ›

ANALYSIS: Donald Trump takes the off-ramp in Iran confrontation (for now)

ANALYSIS: Donald Trump takes the off-ramp in Iran confrontation (for now)

President Donald Trump decided Wednesday that taking his foot off the gas in the rapidly escalating conflict between the United States and Iran was the… Read More ›

How could Iran break out to a nuke in only 2 months? – analysis

How could Iran break out to a nuke in only 2 months? – analysis

About 1000 kilograms of low-enriched uranium is enough to be converted into 25 kilograms of weaponized uranium, which is enough for a nuclear bomb.  … Read More ›

Let’s all take a deep breath on Iran

Let’s all take a deep breath on Iran

Opinion: Let’s not believe that Qassem Soleimani was beloved by the Iranian people, and that they were unaware of cruelty with his Revolutionary Guard crushed… Read More ›

Iraqi PM says he received signed US ‘withdrawal’ letter Monday

Iraqi PM says he received signed US ‘withdrawal’ letter Monday

‘It’s not a piece of paper that fell off the printer,’ Adel Abdel Mahdi tells his cabinet, disputing Washington’s claim document was sent accidentally  … Read More ›