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Iran says it’s watching all US ships in Gulf, keeping record of their movements

Iran says it’s watching all US ships in Gulf, keeping record of their movements

Head of navy says drones tracking all ‘enemy’ vessels in the region, announces joint naval exercises with ‘allied countries’ in March 2020   The head… Read More ›

Washington – Study: Millions Should Stop Taking Aspirin For Heart Health

Washington – Study: Millions Should Stop Taking Aspirin For Heart Health

  Washington – Millions of people who take aspirin to prevent a heart attack may need to rethink the pill-popping, Harvard researchers reported Monday. A… Read More ›

Huawei’s US arm laid off nearly 600 workers as the trade ban bites

Huawei’s US arm laid off nearly 600 workers as the trade ban bites

  Huawei has laid off almost 600 staff from its US research arm Futurewei, two sources told Reuters. Futurewei only has around 850 staff in… Read More ›

Saudi Minister Says Iran’s Actions Are Unacceptable

Saudi Minister Says Iran’s Actions Are Unacceptable

“Any attack on the freedom of navigation is a violation of international law,” Adel Aljubeir said in a Twitter post.   Saudi Arabia’s minister of… Read More ›

Video shows Russian-made Venezuelan aircraft ‘aggressively shadowing’ American plane, according to military

Video shows Russian-made Venezuelan aircraft ‘aggressively shadowing’ American plane, according to military

  The US Southern Command announced that a Russian-built Venezuelan aircraft “aggressively” shadowed an American aircraft during a mission monitoring illegal trafficking over the Caribbean… Read More ›

UK to Announce Sanctions, Asset Freezes Against Iran after Tanker Seizure

UK to Announce Sanctions, Asset Freezes Against Iran after Tanker Seizure

Theresa May was criticized by government officials for failing to agree to a US offer to join “Operation Sentinel,” an international effort to monitor and… Read More ›

Iran releases footage of commando raid on seized British-flagged tanker

Iran releases footage of commando raid on seized British-flagged tanker

IRGC video shows men in military fatigues and black masks rappel onto the ship from a hovering helicopter; EU expresses ‘deep concern’ Iran on Saturday… Read More ›

Los Angles – Joe Biden Compares Trump To Segregationist George Wallace

Los Angles – Joe Biden Compares Trump To Segregationist George Wallace

  Los Angeles – Joe Biden, a former U.S. vice president and Democratic presidential candidate, compared Republican President Donald Trump on Friday to the late… Read More ›

Analysis: Iran’s gamble on a tanker seizure will end its credit — even among friends

Analysis: Iran’s gamble on a tanker seizure will end its credit — even among friends

Steadily increasing its bets in an international game of bluff, Iran has gone almost all in with a gamble that its hard liners must believe… Read More ›

Iran says it will release photos to prove drone not downed by US

Iran says it will release photos to prove drone not downed by US

Revolutionary Guard doubles down on denial that its aircraft was shot down in Strait of Hormuz while approaching an American vessel   Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary… Read More ›

Philadelphia – Video: Man Scales Down Philadelphia High-rise To Escape Smoky Fire

Philadelphia – Video: Man Scales Down Philadelphia High-rise To Escape Smoky Fire

Philadelphia – A man scaled down several floors of the side of a 19-story high-rise building in Philadelphia to escape a fire that injured four… Read More ›

Iran denied Trump’s assertion that a US warship shot down one of its drones and said it was ‘worried’ the US actually destroyed its own aircraft

Iran denied Trump’s assertion that a US warship shot down one of its drones and said it was ‘worried’ the US actually destroyed its own aircraft

  Iran says President Donald Trump’s claim the US shot down an Iranian drone is false, with one official joking that the US most likely destroyed one… Read More ›

Washington – US Sets Tight Travel Limitations For Iran’s UN Diplomats in New York

Washington – US Sets Tight Travel Limitations For Iran’s UN Diplomats in New York

  Washington – The U.S. is tightly limiting travel by Iranian officials visiting or assigned to the United Nations, sparking concern from the world body.… Read More ›

Kyoto Animation studio: suspected arson attack in Japan leaves 23 feared dead

Kyoto Animation studio: suspected arson attack in Japan leaves 23 feared dead

  Tokyo – At least 23 people are feared dead and 36 injured in a suspected arson attack at a renowned animation studio in the… Read More ›

US House condemns Trump’s racist tweets in extraordinary rebuke

US House condemns Trump’s racist tweets in extraordinary rebuke

Measure carries no legal repercussions for US president; highly partisan vote in Democratic-led House unlikely to cost him with his die-hard conservative base   WASHINGTON… Read More ›

Google executive finally confirms that the tech giant is no longer working on a censored search engine for China

Google executive finally confirms that the tech giant is no longer working on a censored search engine for China

  Google finally said that it is killing the censored search engine it had been building for China, known internally as Project Dragonfly. “Yes, we have… Read More ›

Charlottesville, VA – Neo-Nazi Gets Second Life Sentence In Murder Of Protester In Virginia

Charlottesville, VA – Neo-Nazi Gets Second Life Sentence In Murder Of Protester In Virginia

  Charlottesville, VA -An avowed white supremacist was sentenced to life in prison plus 419 years Monday for deliberately driving his car into a crowd… Read More ›

Man confesses to murdering US scientist Suzanne Eaton in Crete

Man confesses to murdering US scientist Suzanne Eaton in Crete

Athens – A 27-year-old man has confessed to killing US scientist Suzanne Eaton on the Greek island of Crete, a police spokesperson told CNN Monday.… Read More ›

Tensions Rise in Gulf as U.S, UK Up Their Forces

Tensions Rise in Gulf as U.S, UK Up Their Forces

‘Tanker war’ feared as West determined to keep oil exports flowing.   Britain is reinforcing its military presence in the Gulf by sending a second… Read More ›

London – UK’s Johnson Would Meet Trump To Negotiate Trade Deal After Becoming Prime Minister: The Times

London – UK’s Johnson Would Meet Trump To Negotiate Trade Deal After Becoming Prime Minister: The Times

  London – Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become Britain’s next prime minister would want to meet U.S. President Donald Trump within the first two… Read More ›