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Pompeo confirmation makes Mideast war more likely

Pompeo confirmation makes Mideast war more likely

The United States Senate has confirmed CIA director Mike Pompeo, the hawkish former Kansas congressman, as secretary of state. He replaces Rex Tillerson, who was fired via Twitter on March 13. As a former Middle East analyst at the State Department, I believe that...

3 reasons why teachers are striking right now

Teachers from Arizona and Colorado are joining teachers in Oklahoma and Kentucky on the picket line. These teacher strikes will likely intensify the debate among elected officials over where education fits in state budget priorities. They may also prompt Americans to...

How transshipment may undercut Trump’s tariffs

President Donald Trump is vowing to crack down on deceptive transshipment. That is the practice of moving cargo from one country to another by way of a third nation to evade trade restrictions. As an international economist, I have researched the impact of imported...
Armenia rejects the ‘politics of eternity’

Armenia rejects the ‘politics of eternity’

Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, three countries in the South Caucasus once ruled by the former Soviet Union, still operate in the shadow of what is now called Russia. The three states are located between Iran and Turkey on the western side and Russia to the north....
Armenia rejects the ‘politics of eternity’

Armenia rejects the ‘politics of eternity’

Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, three countries in the South Caucasus once ruled by the former Soviet Union, still operate in the shadow of what is now called Russia. The three states are located between Iran and Turkey on the western side and Russia to the north....
Armenia rejects the ‘politics of eternity’

Armenia rejects the ‘politics of eternity’

Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, three countries in the South Caucasus once ruled by the former Soviet Union, still operate in the shadow of what is now called Russia. The three states are located between Iran and Turkey on the western side and Russia to the north....

14 Things Trump Said On Fox And Friends This Morning

The president continued: “Michael is a businessman. He has got a business. He also practices law. I would say probably the big thing is his business and they’re looking at something having to do with his business. I have nothing to do with his business I...
Trump to visit UK in July

Trump to visit UK in July

26 April 2018 President Donald Trump is to visit the UK on Friday 13 July, White House says This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. You can receive Breaking News on a...
Armenia rejects the ‘politics of eternity’

Armenia rejects the ‘politics of eternity’

Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, three countries in the South Caucasus once ruled by the former Soviet Union, still operate in the shadow of what is now called Russia. The three states are located between Iran and Turkey on the western side and Russia to the north....
Late author ‘helped catch serial killer’

Late author ‘helped catch serial killer’

Golden State Killer: ‘You helped catch him,’ comedian tells late wife 26 April 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Michelle McNamara, pictured with husband Patton Oswalt, was deep into investigating the unsolved crimes when she died suddenly in...

Senate confirmation: The grilling can be grueling

President Donald Trump’s nominees to head the State Department and the CIA are facing confirmation battles in the Senate. His nominee to Veterans Affairs, Ronny Jackson, withdrew his controversial nomination before he even got to his confirmation hearing. Behind those...

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