Saturday, January 19, 2019
Trump sacks Secretary of State Tillerson, taps CIA director Pompeo

Pompeo flays Obama’s Middle East policies

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused Former Barack Obama on Thursday of sowing chaos in the Middle East by failing to adequately...
Trump promises changes to visas for skilled immigrant workers

Trump says government shutdown may last years as 800,000 federal workers live without pay...

As over 800,000 federal workers continued to live without pay since 22 December, 2018, Mr. Donald Trump, President of the United States of America...

Trump blames Federal Reserve as ‘only problem’ in U.S. economy

U.S. President Donald Trump blasted the Federal Reserve on Monday, describing it as the “only problem” for the U.S. economy. He made the blame as...
Facebook sued by Washington, D.C. over data breach accusations

Facebook sued by Washington, D.C. over data breach accusations

The attorney general for Washington, D.C. said on Wednesday the U.S. capital city had sued Facebook Inc for allegedly misleading users about how it...
Google has ‘no plans’ to launch Chinese search engine: CEO

Google has ‘no plans’ to launch Chinese search engine: CEO

Google has “no plans” to relaunch a search engine in China though it is continuing to study the idea, Chief Executive Sundar Pichai told...
Once upon a time in Gambia By Reuben Abati

U.S. bars ex-Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, family

The United States has barred former President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia and his immediate family from the country. U.S. Department of State, in a...
Bush is hailed at funeral as U.S. ‘soldier-statesman’

Bush is hailed at funeral as U.S. ‘soldier-statesman’

Former President George H.W. Bush was hailed at his state funeral on Wednesday as a warrior-statesman of uncommon personal kindness who went from being...

Former Trump lawyer Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former longtime personal lawyer, pleaded guilty on Thursday to lying to Congress. He lied about a proposed Trump Organization skyscraper...
Facebook sued by Washington, D.C. over data breach accusations

Zuckerberg stands firm amid questions about Facebook leadership

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has said he intends to remain head of the social media giant he founded in spite of calls for...
Trump promises changes to visas for skilled immigrant workers

Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for oil prices crash

U.S. President Donald Trump has praised Saudi Arabia for the crash in global oil prices as oil plummeted to 13-month low on Wednesday. Trump tweeted:...