Thu, 18 Aug 2022 22:02:48 EDT

'Indescribable' Pressure: Taiwan Thanks Navy Amid China Tensions

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen has visited sailors in the island's navy to thank them for their efforts amid days of war games and military drills by China, calling the pressure they had faced "indescribable."

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 21:54:10 EDT

ISIS 'Beatle' Faces Life Sentence for US Hostage Deaths

A member of the notorious Islamic State kidnap-and-murder cell known as the "Beatles," is to be sentenced in a U.S. court Friday for the deaths of four American hostages in Syria.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 21:32:04 EDT

Episcopal Church Endorses Trans Surgeries for Minors

The Episcopal Church backed the ability of minors of any age to seek gender reassignment surgeries at its 80th General Convention last month in Baltimore, Newsweek reported.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 20:42:31 EDT

North Korea Dismisses Seoul's Aid-for-Disarmament Offer

The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says her country will never accept South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol's "foolish" offer of economic benefits in exchange for denuclearization steps, accusing Seoul of recycling past proposals Pyongyang already rejected.In a...

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 20:31:28 EDT

Mifepristone Drug Maker Drops Challenge to Mississippi Abortion Restriction

A manufacturer of the drug used in medication abortions Thursday dropped its bid to sell mifepristone in Mississippi despite the state's recently enacted abortion restriction.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 20:13:42 EDT

Polls: FBI Search of Mar-a-Lago Has Amped Up GOP Voters for Midterms

After former President Donald Trump said the FBI search of his Mar-a-Lago residence would boost Republicans in midterm elections, new polls are showing just that.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 20:03:31 EDT

Taiwan Envoy: 'We Need Friends' to Protect From China Bullying

Bi-khim Hsiao, Taiwan's highest-ranking official based in the United States, said China's recent bout of aggressive behavior toward the Taiwanese will only strengthen their bonds with superpower nations.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 19:46:47 EDT

Russia Deploys Hypersonic Missiles Along Baltic Sea

Russia has deployed aircraft armed with hypersonic missiles along the Baltic Sea, a move that inches the country's forces closer to its NATO border, The Associated Press reported.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 19:43:01 EDT

Fauci: It's a 'Problem' That Americans Don't Want the COVID-19 Vaccine

During a recent appearanceon MSNBC's "Andrea Mitchell Reports," Dr. Anthony Fauci, chief medical adviser to the president, said that public health officials have run into a compliance problem when it comes to the COVID-19 pandemic response. "We have a problem of people ...

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 19:17:25 EDT

Video Report: Could Drones Be the Cause of Future Wars?

Could drones -- that are now being used by China -- be the cause of future wars? Former U.S. Sec. of Veterans Affairs reacts - via. "American Agenda" on Newsmax....

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 18:43:37 EDT

Sportscaster Dick Vitale Says He's Cancer Free

Sportscasting legend Dick Vitale announced Wednesday on social media that he is cancer free.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 18:42:21 EDT

McConnell Hints GOP May Not Control Senate After Midterms

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., seemingly doesn't possess great confidence in this year's crop of Republican challengers for Senate seats in battleground states.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 18:34:41 EDT

Justice Dept.: 3 Men Charged in Whitey Bulger's Killing

Three men, including a Mafia hitman, have been charged in the killing of notorious Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger in a West Virginia prison, the Justice Department said Thursday.The charges against Fotios "Freddy" Geas, Paul J. DeCologero and Sean McKinnon come...

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 18:12:01 EDT

Dershowitz to Newsmax: Coming Legal Battle With DOJ, Judge Reinhart Over Affidavit

Professor Alan Dershowitz explained to Newsmax that Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart is preparing for a back-and-forth with the federal government on the Mar-a-Lago raid's affidavit.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 18:03:14 EDT

North Korea Confirms Missile Test, Says South Korea Missed Location

North Korea has confirmed that it has conducted a missile test but said that South Korea was wrong about the location of the test, NK News reports.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 17:54:30 EDT

Zelenskyy Warns of 'Catastrophic Consequences' Over Russia's Shelling of Power Plant

Ukrainian President Volodymr Zelenskyy on Thursday warned of "catastrophic consequences" over Russia's shelling around the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant, Europe's largest.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 17:33:37 EDT

Report: Texas Funeral Home Will No Longer Accept Bodies of Migrants

A Maverick County, Texas, funeral home director is no longer accepting the bodies of migrants who died crossing the border, telling Breitbart News that his facility is beyond capacity.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 17:22:26 EDT

DeSantis: 20 Instances of Voter Fraud Found Since July 1

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday announced that 20 instances of voter fraud already have been uncovered by the state's Office of Election Crimes and Security, which began operations on July 1.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 16:58:37 EDT

D.C. Mayor to Issue 'Back-to-School' Payments

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on Thursday announced that residents currently enrolled in the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program will receive one-time payments for "back-to-school" support.

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 13:57:26 EDT

Judge Appears Willing to Unveil Some of Mar-a-Lago Affidavit

A federal judge on Thursday ordered the Justice Department to put forward proposed redactions as he committed to making public at least part of the affidavit supporting the search warrant for former President Donald Trump's estate in Florida.U.S. Magistrate Judge Bruce...