Latest Soros cash infusion to leftist district attorney candidates: $1.5 million in San Diego

Latest Soros cash infusion to leftist district attorney candidates: $1.5 million in San Diego

by WorldTribune Staff, May 9, 2018 Liberal billionaire George Soros, who has poured millions into a bid to reform the U.S. criminal justice system, has pumped $1.5 million into the San Diego DA race to support leftist candidate Genevieve Jones-Wright. Soros funneled the funds to the California Justice & Public Safety PAC on May 3. […]

Ex-CIA agent charged with spying for China

Ex-CIA agent charged with spying for China

by WorldTribune Staff, May 9, 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice on May 8 announced it indicted a former CIA agent on charges of spying for China. Jerry Chun Shing Lee was charged with one count of conspiracy to gather or deliver national defense information to aid a foreign government, and two counts of unlawfully […]

Israel warns Assad: Allowing Iran attacks from Syria would be ‘end of his regime’

Israel warns Assad: Allowing Iran attacks from Syria would be ‘end of his regime’

by WorldTribune Staff, May 8, 2018 Syrian President Bashar Assad will be held responsible for any attacks on Israel carried out by Iran from Syrian territory, Israeli Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz warned. “If Assad allows Iran to turn Syria into a military base against us and attack us on Syrian soil, he must know that […]

‘Comrades’ Kim, Xi hold second China meeting in advance of Trump summit

‘Comrades’ Kim, Xi hold second China meeting in advance of Trump summit

by WorldTribune Staff, May 8, 2018 North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un traveled to China for an unannounced meeting with China’s supreme leader, Xi Jinping on May 7-8. It was Kim’s second visit to China and third trip abroad in as many months. The North Korean leader met South Korean President Moon Jae-In just south of […]

Roger Stone on Mueller probe: He ‘has, indeed, indicted a ham sandwich’

Roger Stone on Mueller probe: He ‘has, indeed, indicted a ham sandwich’

by WorldTribune Staff, May 8, 2018 Trump campaign associate Roger Stone brought some perspective to the Robert Mueller investigation on May 7 in an interview with CNN’s Chris Cuomo. Cuomo asked Stone if he had been contacted by the special counsel because he was a Trump campaign adviser. “I have not,” Stone replied. “For example, you […]

Banned by major corporations, gun businesses go entrepreneurial

Banned by major corporations, gun businesses go entrepreneurial

by WorldTribune Staff, May 8, 2018 When much of corporate America distanced itself from gun businesses in the wake of the Parkland, Florida school shooting, many in the firearms industry launched their own start-ups to fill the void. “A lot of the actions by other companies against those who are even marginally attached to the […]

Media quiet about Trump successes at lowering drug prices

Media quiet about Trump successes at lowering drug prices

by WorldTribune Staff, May 8, 2018 U.S. President Donald Trump has been successful in his efforts to lower drug prices and out-of-pocket costs for seniors, healthcare officials say. Yet, the fact that the keywords “Russia”, “collusion” and “Stormy” cannot be included with the story may explain why the administration’s work to reduce prescription drug prices […]

Hizbullah seen winning majority in Lebanon parliament, as Iran gains regional clout

Hizbullah seen winning majority in Lebanon parliament, as Iran gains regional clout

by WorldTribune Staff, May 7, 2018 The Iran-backed terrorist group Hizbullah is expected to win a majority in Lebanese parliament following the nation’s first general election in nine years. Preliminary results from the May 6 election show the Resistance Movement bloc of parties, led by Hizbullah, is expected to win more than 64 seats in […]

Blow-by-blow exchange between Judge Ellis and Mueller attorney

Blow-by-blow exchange between Judge Ellis and Mueller attorney

by WorldTribune Staff, May 7, 2018 Federal Judge T.S. Ellis delivered a stinging rebuke to special counsel Robert Mueller’s team last week after it tried to include an unrelated bank fraud case from 2005 in its prosecution of one-time Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort. In the May 4 exchange in the U.S. District Court for […]

Public rallies to Caputo’s defense; donations cover legal bills

Public rallies to Caputo’s defense; donations cover legal bills

by WorldTribune Staff, May 7, 2018 The Make America Great Again team “has got my back,” former Trump campaign associate Michael Caputo said after a GoFundMe account to cover his legal bills swelled to more than $250,000 over the weekend. The amount in the GoFundMe account “covers my legal fees, unless it turns into hellish […]