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  1. ‘I’m president and you’re not’: Trump in Time interview

    03.24 / 10:31 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    CNBCMarch 23, 2017 President Donald Trump “would not accept the premise” that his unsubstantiated or misleading claims could risk hurting his credibility, according to a Time Interview published Thursday. “Hey, look. I can’t be doing so badly, because I’m president and you’re not,” he told the magazine in an article titled, “Can President Trump Handle the Truth?” The […]…
  2. US-Israel talks end in Washington without agreement on settlements

    03.24 / 10:31 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Four days of “intensive” discussions between the Trump administration and senior Israeli officials in Washington have ended without an agreement on a settlement construction policy. The White House expressed President Donald Trump’s concerns about the Israeli settlement activity and the Israeli delegation agreed to take those concerns into consideration, according to a joint statement issued [R…
  3. The West is becoming Irrelevant: The World is Laughing

    03.24 / 10:31 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    I was recently told by an Asian friend of mine who is working in Paris: Lately I stopped following almost all that is happening politically in the United States, in the UK and even here in France. It all feels suddenly so irrelevant, a waste of time. Statements like this would be unimaginable only one…
  4. The Obama Plot

    03.24 / 10:31 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Devin Nunes just set the cat down among the pigeons. Two days after FBI Director James Comey assured us there was no truth to President Trump’s tweet about being wiretapped by Barack Obama, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Trump may have had more than just a small point. The U.S. intelligence community, […
  5. Now you can ‘chat’ with an Anne Frank robot

    03.24 / 10:31 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    People can now “chat” with Anne Frank through a computer-generated bot. The Anne Frank House in Amsterdam and Facebook have partnered on the bot, which was released at the museum Tuesday by Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands in honor of International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, the Anne Frank House said in a [&#…
  6. Senate confirms David Friedman as US ambassador to Israel

    03.24 / 09:23 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Published time: 24 Mar, 2017 01:48 In a narrow vote Thursday, the US Senate confirmed David Friedman, President Donald Trump’s controversial pick for ambassador to Israel, in his new role. Friedman was confirmed by a majority of 52 to 46 in a vote that was deeply divided among party lines. All but two Democrat Senators […
  7. Video: ‘Western media too careful while covering Mosul’ – Franco Frattini, fmr Italian FM

    03.24 / 09:23 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Aleppo and Mosul are being viewed quite differently in the mainstream media. Former Italian Foreign Minister, Franco Frattini, told RT it’s a sad reflection on the … Via…
  8. US probes banking of ex-Trump campaign chief

    03.24 / 08:18 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    APMarch 23, 2017 U.S. Treasury Department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transactions involving President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, as part of a federal anti-corruption probe into his work in Eastern Europe, The Associated Press has learned. Information about Manafort’s transactions was turned over earlier this year to U.S. agents [&#…
  9. Senate confirms pro-settlement David Friedman as US envoy to Israel

    03.24 / 08:18 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    The US Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump’s controversial pick to be America’s ambassador to Israel. David Friedman was approved in 52-46 vote Thursday that was almost entirely divided along party lines. All but two Senate Democrats – Robert Menendez and Joe Manchin – voted against him. Friedman, who once served as Trump’s bankruptcy lawyer, [……
  10. ISIS claims its ‘soldier’ carried out UK Parliament attack

    03.24 / 08:18 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Published time: 23 Mar, 2017 12:22Edited time: 23 Mar, 2017 15:39 Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed responsibility for the attack outside the UK parliament on Wednesday which left four people dead, according to the terror group’s news agency Amaq. The agency said: “A soldier of the Islamic State carried out the attack, responding [&#…
  11. British Muslim leaders call for unity after London attack

    03.24 / 08:18 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    British Muslim leaders have denounced the deadly Daesh terror attack at the heart of London, calling on all communities to stand together in the face of terrorism. The Muslim Council of Britain’s general secretary, Harun Khan, said in a statement on Thursday that the deadly attack in Westminster was “cowardly and depraved.” The attack, which [R…
  12. Video: Scene of terror attack outside UK Parliament in Westminster (360 Video)

    03.24 / 08:18 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    The area around Westminster in London is on lockdown after at least one attacker in a car mowed into several people near the British parliament, leaving … Via…
  13. UAW-Caterpillar contract “highlights” reveal new attacks on jobs and wages

    03.24 / 07:14 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
      UAW-Caterpillar contract “highlights” reveal new attacks on jobs and wages By Marcus Day 24 March 2017 Yesterday morning, the United Auto Workers union released the “highlights” flyer of its tentative agreement with Caterpillar, the construction and mining equipment giant. Although the document is an attempt to present the six-year contract proposal in the best [……
  14. Trump’s DC hotel in ‘full compliance’, federal agency sees no conflict of interest

    03.24 / 07:14 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    The federal agency that oversees the lease on President Donald Trump’s luxury hotel in Washington, DC has ruled that he is not violating a clause barring government officials from being admitted to or benefiting from the building. On Thursday, the contracting officer for the General Services Administration (GSA) sent a letter to Donald Trump Jr, […
  15. Can We Leave the Atrocity Exhibition? Media Coverage of the London Attack

    03.24 / 07:14 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Police and other emergency responders gathered on Westminster Bridge, where a driver mowed down pedestrians, in London, March 22, 2017. An attack near the British Parliament left at least three people dead and 20 others injured on Wednesday afternoon. A man believed to have been an assailant died after being shot by the police. (Photo:…
  16. FBI probing "far-right news sites" RT, Sputnik, InfoWars

    03.24 / 07:14 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    The FBI is investigating whether far-right news websites contributed to Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election, according to a new report. The probe is focused on discovering whether Russian operatives used conservative outlets to help spread stories favoring now-President Trump, McClatchy said Monday. McClatchy confirmed with two people familiar with the inquiry that the […
  17. Underwater Nation: As the Rich Thrive, the Rest of Us Sink

    03.24 / 07:14 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Photo by Nathaniel St. Clair Are you or a loved one having trouble staying afloat? You’re truly not alone. While the media reports low unemployment and a rising stock market, the reality is that almost 20 percent of the country lives in “Underwater Nation,” with zero or even negative net worth. And more still have [R…
  18. Protesters rally against Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare

    03.24 / 06:09 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Supporters of Obamacare have rallied across the United States to protest Republican-led efforts to repeal and replace the landmark healthcare law. Demonstrators took to the streets in Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles and elsewhere on Thursday, marking the seventh anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare. The House of Representatives had been scheduled to …
  19. High-Energy Foods for Guys

    03.24 / 06:09 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    We’ve all had those days where we wake up and just don’t feel restored. Exhaustion and fatigue kick in, and we are sluggish for the rest of the day. While this can be caused by factors like genetics and old age, there is one contributing factor that you do have the power to control: diet. [&#…
  20. Sangin: Afghan district where over 100 British soldiers lost their lives retaken by Taliban

    03.24 / 06:09 rinf.com Rinf.com - U.S.
    Published time: 23 Mar, 2017 14:17 The deadliest district of Helmand Province in terms of UK military losses has fallen to the Taliban, according to local officials. While the symbolism of the area’s capture is strong given the loss of 106 British soldiers, Sangin has been under severe threat from the Taliban since 2015. A […