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Obama Ends

President Obama’s announced a reversal of a a longstanding policy that allows any Cuban that reaches U.S. soil to stay. US visa-free residency for Cubans ends Via 01/12/2017 5:25 PM   GenadijsZ / Shutterstock, Inc.

Joe Biden Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

U.S. President Barack Obama awarded Vice-President Joe Biden the highest civilian honor Thursday, the Presidential Medal of Freedom; declaring him an “extraordinary man with an extraordinary career in public service.” Tearful Joe Biden awarded freedom medal by

Trump Blasts “Fake News”

Donald Trump went wild on two media outlets Wednesday, calling CNN “fake news” and BuzzFeed a “failing piece of garbage” during his first news conference since Election Day. Trump condemns spy agency ‘leak’ of ‘fake news’ Via

Church Attacker Dylann Roof Sentenced to Death

Twenty-two-year-old white supremacist  Dylann Roof has been sentenced to death for the murder of nine people at a Church in Charleston, South Carolina. US church attacker sentenced to death Via 01/10/2017 5:09 PM  

Mexico Still Balks At Paying For Wall

Trump said last week that any money the U.S. spends to build the wall would be paid back by Mexico. Mexico ‘s new Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said on Tuesday there is no way his country will

Iconic Tunnel Tree Destroyed in Storm

The historic Pioneer Cabin Tree, a former “drive-through” giant sequoia in Calaveras Big Trees State Park in Calaveras County, was felled in California’s weekend storms. Pioneer Cabin Tree in California felled by storms Via 01/09/2017 11:00

Arrests Made Over Kardashian Robbery in Paris

Seventeen people have been arrested by police hunting an armed gang who robbed Kim Kardashian West in Paris in October, reports say. The suspects  were detained in co-ordinated raids in the Paris region and elsewhere. 16 in

Trump Continues to Blast Mexico Built Cars

Donald Trump has tweeted that Toyota will face hefty tariffs on cars built in Mexico for the US market if it builds cars south of the border. The president-elect said the Japanese company would be hit with

103 Injured When Train Derails in Brooklyn

A Long Island Rail Road train derailed at Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn at the height of Wednesday’s morning rush, injuring more than 100 people. More than 100 injured when part of train derails in Brooklyn Via