Category Archives: Middle East

Trump says minority congresswomen should 'apologize to America'

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Trump says minority congresswomen should 'apologize to America'

“I don’t believe the four Congresswomen are capable of loving our Country,” Trump tweeted of ethnic-minority first-term Democrats Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar and Ayanna Pressley. “They should apologize to America (and Israel) for the horrible (hateful) things they have said. The comments come a week after Trump sparked a firestorm of outrage when he attacked the left-leaning lawmakers with a series of tweets, saying they should “go back” to their countries of origin.

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Son of Australian police chief found dead in Canada: authorities

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Son of Australian police chief found dead in Canada: authorities

One of two young homicide victims found this week in western Canada is the son of a high-ranking Australian police official, Canadian police said. The bodies of Lucas Robertson Fowler, a 23-year-old Sydney native, and Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, from the US state of North Carolina, were found Monday along a remote stretch of highway in northern British Columbia province, the police said in a statement late Friday. A blue Chevrolet minivan registered in neighboring Alberta province was found on the side of the road, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said, without confirming whether the van belonged …read more

10 deals you don’t want to miss on Saturday: Philips Hue sale, $50 Instant Pot, AirPods 2, $8 wireless charger, more

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Prime Day is long gone, but some of the best Prime Day deals from this year’s big blowout are still available right now! Highlights from today’s daily deal roundup include the best-selling Instant Pot on the planet at its all-time low Prime Day price of $49.95, Sony’s insanely popular WH1000XM3 wireless noise cancelling headphones at their Prime Day price of $298, Philips Hue LightStrip Plus LED strips for $58.64 instead of $80, Philips Hue A19 white bulbs for $12 each, the most futuristic new Philips Hue LED lamp for $135.99 instead of $160, $15 off AirPods 2, $20 off AirPods …read more

Poll: 78 Percent of Americans Say Toxic Rhetoric Could Inspire Violence

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Large majorities of Democrats and Republicans agree that inflammatory political rhetoric could inspire acts of violence, according to a new poll published by the Pew Research Center.91 percent of Democrats and voters who lean Democratic say that aggressive or heated rhetoric by elected officials could lead to violence against the groups or people the rhetoric targets, while 61 percent of those who lean Republican say the same, according to the study. 73 percent of respondents want politicians to avoid using such aggressive rhetoric, while only a quarter say officials “should be able to use heated language to express themselves without …read more

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