USFK chief sounds cautious note on North Korea’s peace overture

SEOUL, Jan. 10 (Yonhap) — The commanding general of U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) on Wednesday remained cautious about North Korea’s motivation behind its decision to hold talks with the South as part of its recent peace offensive.”The fact that (the inter-Korean talks) happened, I think, is notable, and that such a step has not been chosen before by North Korea,” the USFK commander Gen. Vincent K. Brooks said during a luncheon meeting organized by the American Chamber of Commerce in Korea (AMCHAM) in Seoul.Yet, the top U.S. military official in South Korea, who leads the 28,500-strong USFK, remained circumspect about … Continue reading USFK chief sounds cautious note on North Korea’s peace overture

Khamenei Blames US: “Americans and Zionists incited protests” (Go Figure)

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday claimed that the United States and Israel had incited the anti-government demonstrations in his country, AFP reported.Khamenei praised what he described as a “massive movement of the people against the plots of the enemies”, a reference to the pro-government rallies that have been held across the country since late December, according to Iranian state media. Such a “popular mobilization against the enemy’s plots targeting the regime… doesn’t exist anywhere (else) in the world,” Khamenei said in a speech broadcast by Iranian media.He accused the United States and “the Zionists” (Israel) of spending … Continue reading Khamenei Blames US: “Americans and Zionists incited protests” (Go Figure)

US State Department Pushes Israel to Ban Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount  

The US State Department’s annual report on religious freedoms, released on Thursday, focused much attention on Jerusalem, calling for the Israeli government to strengthen the ban on Jewish prayer on the Temple Mount.   “The U.S. Ambassador and embassy officers spoke with government officials and Knesset leaders about the importance of maintaining the status quo at the Temple Mount/Haram al-Sharif and not escalating tensions through provocative actions or statements,” the report read, referring to the Temple Mount by its Arabic name.The “status quo” is an understanding among religious communities with respect to religious sites in Jerusalem and Bethlehem and was … Continue reading US State Department Pushes Israel to Ban Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount  

13 dead in California as mudslides hit wildfire areas  

At least 13 people are dead and 25 injured in Southern California after pouring rain triggered mudslides that swept homes from their foundations and blocked roads, forcing rescue crews to use helicopters to pluck people from rooftops.Multiple bodies were found in mud and debris during the rescue operations on Tuesday in Montecito, 100 miles northwest of Los Angeles.Most deaths were believed to have occurred in Montecito, a wealthy enclave of about 9,000 people northwest of Los Angeles that is home to such celebrities as Oprah Winfrey, Rob Lowe and Ellen DeGeneres. One person was also killed in a weather-related fatality in … Continue reading 13 dead in California as mudslides hit wildfire areas  

Massive 7.6 magnitude earthquake strikes in the Caribbean | Daily Mail Online

A massive 7.6 magnitude earthquake has struck the Caribbean Sea, prompting a tsunami warning for nearby islands including the US Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and Jamaica.The tremor occurred on Tuesday night at about 9.51pm just over 25 miles from the coast of Great Swan Island belonging to Honduras.The earthquake had a depth of 6.2 miles, according to the US Geological Survey. Source: Massive 7.6 magnitude earthquake strikes in the Caribbean | Daily Mail Online Continue reading Massive 7.6 magnitude earthquake strikes in the Caribbean | Daily Mail Online

The Left’s ATTACKS on white people resemble the same demonization of JEWS before the great GENOCIDE |

(Natural News) In case you haven’t noticed lately, the Leftist-dominated popular culture has a new boogeyman: White people. Source: The Left’s ATTACKS on white people resemble the same demonization of JEWS before the great GENOCIDE | Continue reading The Left’s ATTACKS on white people resemble the same demonization of JEWS before the great GENOCIDE |

NBC Made Payment To Staffer After Sexual Harassment Claim Against Chris Matthews 

  An MSNBC spokesman confirmed Saturday the company made a separation-related payment to one of Chris Matthews employees after the woman complained about sexual harassment. Two sources familiar with the situation told The Daily Caller that Matthews paid $40,000 to settle with an assistant producer on his show, “Hardball with Chris Matthews,” in 1999 after she accused him of harassment. An MSNBC spokesperson contested that claim to the Caller, saying the company instead paid significantly less as part of a severance package.   Source: NBC Made Payment To Staffer After Sexual Harassment Claim Against Chris Matthews Via @dailycaller Continue reading NBC Made Payment To Staffer After Sexual Harassment Claim Against Chris Matthews 

Clinton mega-donor dies of gunshot wound to head

A wealthy Democratic mega-donor who co-founded the Ready for Hillary PAC, which helped launch Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign for the White House, has died of a gunshot wound to the head after “a sudden onset and battle with a mental health issue,” his family says. Steve Mostyn, a 46-year-old Texas trial lawyer who reportedly contributed millions […] Source: Clinton mega-donor dies of gunshot wound to head Continue reading Clinton mega-donor dies of gunshot wound to head

Judicial Watch Sues State Department for Podesta Group Records 

  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of State for all records about the Podesta Group Inc. and the European Centre for a Modern Ukraine, which have both been connected to the recent special counsel indictment of Paul Manafort (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of State (No. 1:17-cv-02489)). Judicial Watch sued after the State Department failed to respond to a September 13, 2017, FOIA request for: All records of communication between any official, employee, or representative of the Department of State and any principal, employee, or representative … Continue reading Judicial Watch Sues State Department for Podesta Group Records 

FBI signals it may investigate Planned Parenthood for baby parts trafficking

The FBI has asked the Senate for unredacted documents obtained from abortion facilities related to Planned Parenthood’s trafficking of fetal body parts, signaling a move towards a potential investigation. The Hill reports that the FBI’s request was made recently to the Senate Judiciary Committee, chaired by Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), who referred Planned Parenthood and abortion facilities to the FBI for criminal investigation. Live Action President Lila Rose praised the move. In an interview with The Hill, Rose said: “We, of course, applaud any action taken to follow the evidence to where it leads and to hold Planned Parenthood accountable,” she said. … Continue reading FBI signals it may investigate Planned Parenthood for baby parts trafficking

U.S. military strike won’t destroy all North Korean nuclear capabilities: U.S. expert say

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 (Yonhap) — A preventive military strike by the United States would not remove all of North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities, a renowned American expert on the North Korean issue has said, while proposing economic sanctions as the most viable tool to end North Korea’s nuclear weapons program.”A preventive military strike would not destroy all of North Korea’s capabilities. It would risk a wider war that would inflame South Korea and Japan and potentially cause millions of casualties,” Michael Green, vice president for Asia at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), said last week … Continue reading U.S. military strike won’t destroy all North Korean nuclear capabilities: U.S. expert say

POTUS visit to DMZ could provoke North Korea: U.S. expert says!

`WASHINGTON, Oct. 20 (Yonhap) — North Korea could feel threatened if U.S. President Donald Trump visits the demilitarized zone on the inter-Korean border next month, a U.S. expert said Friday.Trump could include a trip to the buffer zone dividing South and North Korea when he visits Seoul from Nov. 7-8, according to news reports. There are concerns it could provoke Pyongyang amid high tensions over its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs.”They’re seeing almost everything as a threat,” Sue Mi Terry, a former Korea analyst at the Central Intelligence Agency, said during a discussion on North Korea.She noted that Trump … Continue reading POTUS visit to DMZ could provoke North Korea: U.S. expert says!

North Korea diplomat says there will be no negotiations on nuclear program

MOSCOW, Oct. 20 (Yonhap) — A North Korean diplomat said Friday that Pyongyang will not respond to any proposal for negotiations if they are about its nuclear program, saying that its ultimate goal is to attain a balance of power with the United States.Choe Son-hui, director-general of the North American department of North Korea’s foreign ministry, made the remarks at an international forum on nonproliferation in Moscow.The North is living under constant threats from the U.S., she said, adding that Pyongyang has become more confident that it needs nuclear weapons to counter any possible attacks.Choe said that the North has … Continue reading North Korea diplomat says there will be no negotiations on nuclear program

Soldier’s widow releases recording of family’s call with Trump 

The widow of an Army staff sergeant who was killed in Afghanistan earlier this year shared her call with President Trump days after her husband’s death with The Washington Post.Natasha De Alencar, the widow of Army Staff Sgt. Mark De Alencar, who was killed in a firefight in Afghanistan in April, described her conversation with Trump as a “moment of niceness” during an otherwise turbulent and heart-wrenching time.“At that moment when my world was upside down and me and my kids didn’t know which way we were going, it felt like I was talking to just another regular human,” she … Continue reading Soldier’s widow releases recording of family’s call with Trump