DOJ opens inquiry of senators’ controversial stock sales

DOJ opens inquiry of senators’ controversial stock sales

by WorldTribune Staff, March 31, 2020 The Department of Justice reportedly has opened an inquiry into four senators who sold off millions of dollars in stocks in the days before the coronavirus crisis crashed the market. The FBI is carrying out the inquiry in conjunction with the Securities and Exchange Commission, reports say. Four senators, […]

Geopolitics of the Saudi-Russian oil price war

Geopolitics of the Saudi-Russian oil price war

FPI / March 31, 2020 Analysis by Paul Crespo The ongoing oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia has a significant impact on U.S. national security that few in the media seem to understand. Thanks greatly to the rebirth of the domestic shale oil and gas industry, the U.S. became fully energy independent at […]

Report: Boasts by Maduro’s nephews led to his indictment

Report: Boasts by Maduro’s nephews led to his indictment

by WorldTribune Staff, March 31, 2020 A pair of boastful “narconephews” may ultimately bring down a socialist dictator who seemed all but impervious to the powerful domestic and foreign forces lined up against him. Nicolas Maduro has managed to remain in power despite economic and humanitarian catastrophe in Venezuela. The United States has imposed crippling […]

NY Gov. Cuomo insists he’s not running for president

NY Gov. Cuomo insists he’s not running for president

by WorldTribune Staff, March 31, 2020 The man being floated by many in the corporate media and within his own party as a late-in-the-game replacement for the bumbling Joe Biden says he’s not interested in the presidency just yet. At a Monday press conference, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo insisted he is not running for […]

Polls suggest Americans have tuned out media in response to coronavirus

Polls suggest Americans have tuned out media in response to coronavirus

by WorldTribune Staff, March 31, 2020 Americans are getting their coronavirus news from President Donald Trump’s press conferences and tuning out the liberal media’s selective coverage, polls suggest. A new Yahoo News/YouGov survey found that 81 percent of registered voters said they had listened to Trump’s daily briefings on the virus outbreak. According to the […]

Franklin Graham rebukes Nancy Pelosi for latest anti-Trump accusation

Franklin Graham rebukes Nancy Pelosi for latest anti-Trump accusation

by WorldTribune Staff, March 31, 2020 Evangelist Franklin Graham blasted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for saying the President Donald Trump amid the coronavirus crisis is “fiddling while people are dying.” Graham said in a Facebook post on Monday: “CNN reported that Nancy Pelosi accused President Donald J. Trump of ‘fiddling while people are dying.’ What??? […]

FDA approves emergency use of antimalarial drugs to treat coronavirus

FDA approves emergency use of antimalarial drugs to treat coronavirus

by WorldTribune Staff, March 30, 2020 Antimalarial drugs chloroquine phosphate and hydroxychloroquine sulfate have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in treating coronavirus patients. The drugs have been hailed by President Donald Trump as potential coronavirus “game changers” which led to criticism from his vocal detractors. The Department of […]

Major media, Clinton celebrate as U.S. passes China in official coronavirus cases

Major media, Clinton celebrate as U.S. passes China in official coronavirus cases

by WorldTribune Staff, March 30, 2020 As of Monday morning, there were at least 143,055 coronavirus cases in the United States and at least 2,513 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University. The tragic statistics in recent days included the news that the United States has passed China in the number of reported infections (though many […]

‘Floundering in a sea of ignorance’: Many experts, little knowledge about coronavirus

‘Floundering in a sea of ignorance’: Many experts, little knowledge about coronavirus

by WorldTribune Staff, March 30, 2020 Breathless media updates and dire “expert” projections of deaths from Coronavirus are overwhelming, unnerving and frequently revised. The absence of reliable stats may be the real story. The numbers of coronavirus cases being reported by health organizations don’t hold significant big picture value since only a small number of […]

UK eyes re-evaluation of China ties amid Beijing’s coronavirus disinformation

UK eyes re-evaluation of China ties amid Beijing’s coronavirus disinformation

by WorldTribune Staff, March 30, 2020 When the coronavirus crisis is over, the British government should re-evaluate its relationship with China, including whether to continue to use Huawei for the UK’s 5G infrastructure, government officials said. Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government is said to be furious over China’s ongoing pandemic disinformation campaign. “There has to […]