Category Archives: World News

Trump Returns to World Economic Forum, Announces Fulfillment of Promise Made 2 Years Earlier

President Trump returned to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, this week for the first time in two years. At the 2018 forum, Trump had promised that the “great American comeback” had officially been launched, and this year he chose to let the world know that he had kept his promise. In a speech…

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Report: Docs Show Schiff Likely Mischaracterized Evidence in a Big Way

It looks like House Intelligence Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff has been twisting the facts to suit his own narrative in his effort to remove President Donald Trump from office — a ploy that has now been exposed by newfound documents. Schiff originally made his now-scrutinized claims in a Jan. 14 letter to House Judiciary Chairman…

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China Quarantines Entire City as Deaths from Mystery Virus Almost Double in 24 Hours

As the fast-spreading “novel coronavirus” makes its way across the globe, China is locking down the virus’ city of origin in a desperate attempt to control the outbreak. Even with these precautions, it looks like a perfect storm is brewing for a pandemic. As the Chinese state-run People’s Daily newspaper reported, the city of Wuhan…

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Thunberg Accuses World Leaders of Not Sufficiently Loving Their Children

Climate change activist Greta Thunberg gave leaders gathered at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, a dose of scorn and suggested leaders should care about their children for a change. Thunberg spoke at a breakout session hosted by The New York Times and presented a three-point demand that world leaders immediately stop all investments…

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Trump Calls Out ‘Prophets of Doom’ at Davos as Greta Thunberg Watches

Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President Donald Trump denounced pessimists spreading doom about the future as he noted that since his election, America has proven wrong those who said its best days were behind it. In his remarks, Trump equated climate change activists with those who have forecast catastrophes before that…

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‘Monty Python’ Star and Founding Member Terry Jones Dead at Age 77

Terry Jones, a founding member of the anarchic Monty Python troupe who was hailed by a colleague as “the complete Renaissance comedian,” has died after a battle with dementia. Jones’s family said the 77-year-old died Tuesday evening at his home in London. In a statement, his family said he passed away “after a long, extremely…

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First Case of Deadly Coronavirus Confirmed in US

The deadly, fast-spreading Wuhan coronavirus has now reportedly made its way to the United States. According to The New York Times, a yet-unidentified Washington state resident has been hospitalized with the first confirmed stateside case of the SARS-like respiratory disease, which seems to have originated in China late last week. Reports suggest the individual, who…

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Iranian Lawmaker Places $3 Million Bounty on President Trump

An Iranian lawmaker has reportedly placed a $3-million bounty on President Donald Trump’s head for the killing of Quds force commander Gen. Qassem Soleimani. “On behalf of the people of Kerman province, we will pay a $3 million reward in cash to whoever kills Trump,” lawmaker Ahmad Hamzeh told the 290-seat Iranian parliament, Reuters reported,…

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Hundreds of US-Bound Migrants Storm Border, Rush into Mexico

In a chaotic scramble, Honduran migrants seeking to enter the U.S. illegally tried to cross into Mexico on Monday. Mexican authorities used tear gas and troops in an effort to contain migrants who waded across the river separating Mexico and Guatemala in an effort to reach America’s southern border. The day began with a caravan…

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WHO Announces Emergency Meeting as Human-to-Human Transmission of Deadly Coronavirus Confirmed in China

Late last week, officials were urging awareness but downplaying potential panic over a new virus coming out of China. What a difference a few days makes. On Monday, the World Health Organization announced an emergency meeting would be held Wednesday over what is being called the “novel coronavirus,” or 2019-nCoV for short. The WHO will…

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