Mattis sidestepped questions from lawmakers Wednesday about whether Bolton’s and Giuliani’s vocal support for regime change in Iran has directly influenced the current US strategy, but offered little indication that Trump and his top advisers have reached a consensus on the administration’s long-term vision. “Our problem with Iran is not with the Iranian people. It … More Mattis pressed on Bolton's, Giuliani's support for regime change in Iran
Buffett acknowledges Wells Fargo’s ‘cardinal sin’ A federal judge has ordered Wells Fargo to pay $97.3 million in damages to mortgage workers in California who weren’t paid enough for their breaks. The judgment, handed down late Tuesday, comes after the court ruled in January that Wells Fargo (WFC) violated California’s tough labor laws.
Ryan, who spoke with Nunes this week, argued that his demand for documents related to the Russia investigation is “wholly appropriate” and should be complied with. “This request is perfectly appropriate, within the scope of the committee’s investigation. And I hope and I believe and expect that they will be complied with,” Ryan, a Wisconsin … More Ryan backs Nunes in latest dispute with Justice Department
“I can’t understand why this is not taken seriously in Texas right now,” said Jamie Dantzscher, an Olympic bronze medal gymnast who was abused by Nassar. In Michigan, a special prosecutor was appointed to dig into what Michigan State University officials knew about Nassar, the convicted child abuser and former USA Gymnastics team doctor. That … More Larry Nassar victims say Texas isn't seriously investigating Karolyi Ranch
The case of Noura Hussein has shone a spotlight on the issues of forced marriage and marital rape in Sudan, where the legal age of marriage is only 10 and marital rape is legal. Hussein’s supporters filled the courtroom in Omburman, Sudan, and overflowed into the hall outside as the judge announced the death penalty … More She stabbed her husband as he raped her. A court sentenced her to death
Such a move would be a huge win for North Korea and China and a major danger for South Korea and Japan, and it would send the message to other rogue regimes that it pays to develop nuclear weapons. If that’s the Trump Doctrine, it would be a disaster for the United States and the … More The terrifying step Trump better not take on North Korea
The former New York City mayor added that he’s informally asked Trump specific questions about the matter. Giuliani said the discussions about preparing the President were merely a precaution at this point and dismissed a suggestion that the discussions meant an interview with Mueller is happening. Most people around the President say that sitting for … More Giuliani says Trump's new legal team has not held lengthy prep for Mueller interview
Trump outlines pillars of immigration plan Immigration advocates won’t give up the so-called “startup visa” without a fight against the US government. The National Venture Capital Association, a trade association, filed a motion this week requesting a Washington DC district court look into whether the government is disregarding applications for an Obama administration visa program … More Lawsuit cites 'grave concerns' over government's handling of 'startup visas'
PGA of America CEO wants golf to be more inclusive A fun offshoot of golf is introducing more people to the game and providing hope that America’s traditional courses will thrive with a new generation of players. Topgolf, a golf entertainment company that’s popular with non-golfers, operates driving-range-like complexes with a twist. Their facilities drew … More This fun golf offshoot is helping traditional golf grow