Category Archives: Breaking News

Chinese electric vehicle maker Li Auto files for U.S. listing

July 11, 2020 BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Li Auto Inc, backed by food delivery giant Meituan Dianping <3690.HK>, has filed for a U.S. initial public offering. The move, announced on Friday, comes as share prices of EV makers including Tesla Inc <TSLA.O> and Nio Inc <NIO.N> have surged in recent months. … Continue reading

OCA mulls rescheduling Asian Beach Games after China decision

July 11, 2020 (Reuters) – The Olympic Council of Asia is considering new dates for this year’s Asian Beach Games in Sanya, China, the OCA said on Saturday, following China’s decision to cancel all international sports in the country following the COVID-19 crisis. The sixth edition of the Games was scheduled from Nov. 28-Dec. 6 … Continue reading

NHL to resume virus-hit season August 1 in Canada

July 11, 2020 By Frank Pingue TORONTO (Reuters) – The National Hockey League will resume its virus-interrupted season next month with a Stanley Cup tournament in Canada after players ratified a return-to-play plan and extension to a labor deal, both sides said on Friday. An expanded 24-team Stanley Cup Playoffs will now start on Aug. … Continue reading

Trump’s planned order on ‘dreamers’ will not include amnesty, White House says

July 11, 2020 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s planned executive order on immigration will not include amnesty for migrants who are in the United States illegally but arrived in the country as children, a White House spokesman said on Friday. “This does not include amnesty,” White House spokesman Judd Deere said in a statement, … Continue reading

WATCH: Detroit Police Release Video Showing Suspect Fire at Officers First

Detroit Police Chief James Craig released body cam video showing that Hakim Littleton allegedly fired at officers before they shot and killed him Friday.

Poll: Donald Trump and Joe Biden Currently Tied

A Democracy Institute/Sunday Express poll released on Tuesday shows President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden are tied in the 2020 presidential race.

Goya Foods boycott takes off after its CEO praises Trump

The hashtag #Goyaway was trending on social media after Robert Unanue, CEO of Goya Foods, appeared in the White House Rose Garden afternoon and praised President Donald Trump. “We are all truly blessed … to have a leader like President Trump who is a builder,” Unanue said during the Rose Garden speech. “We have an … Continue reading

Trump Commutes Roger Stone's Prison Sentence | MSNBC

NBC News has confirmed that President Donald Trump has called Roger Stone and has told him that he will commute Stone’s sentence. This does not mean Stone has been granted a pardon. » Subscribe to MSNBC: MSNBC delivers breaking news and in-depth analysis of the headlines, as well as informed perspectives. Find video clips … Continue reading

Lawrence And Rachel On Trump's Commutation Of Roger Stone | The Last Word | MSNBC

Lawrence O’Donnell and Rachel Maddow discuss Roger Stone’s comment that he deserved commutation because he didn’t “turn” on Donald Trump, and the decline of the rule of law in the Trump era. Aired on 7/10/2020. » Subscribe to MSNBC: MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed … Continue reading

Frank Figliuzzi: Stone Could Put Trump In Jail With What He Knows | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

MSNBC National Security Analyst Frank Figliuzzi explains why, even though Trump has commuted the sentence of Roger Stone, he still should be wary of his cagey associate. Aired on 7/10/2020. » Subscribe to MSNBC: MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed perspectives. Find video clips and … Continue reading

Pelosi: Commuting Stone's Sentence, 'Appalling' and 'a Terrible Idea'

During an interview that took place before it was formally announced that President Trump is commuting Roger Stone’s prison sentence broadcast on Friday’s edition of CNN’s “AC360,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stated that giving Stone clemency is “a terrible

Charles Hurt: The Unbearable White Privilege of Joe Biden

White Privilege, thy name is Joe Biden!

Kasich: The Trump Show Is 'Winding Down' — 'He Has Jumped the Shark'

Friday on CNN’s “OutFront,” former Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) said voters were no longer interested in President Donald Trump’s “show.”

Trump Brags Doctors Were “Very Surprised” At His Secret Cognitive Test | MSNBC

President Trump now claiming he “aced” a cognitive test he took recently, leaving doctors “very surprised” by his results. But after losing the monumental battle over his tax returns at the Supreme Court, aides now claim Trump has cast himself as a “blameless victim” as he heads into the 2020 election amidst a surging pandemic … Continue reading

Trump commutes Roger Stone's sentence. Here's why he did it

President Donald Trump on Friday commuted the prison sentence of his longtime friend Roger Stone, who was convicted of crimes that included lying to Congress in part, prosecutors said, to protect the President. The announcement came just days before Stone was set to report to a federal prison in Georgia. Stone was convicted in November … Continue reading