Trump’s FCC chairman vows to take ‘weed whacker’ to net neutrality rules

Trump’s FCC chairman vows to take ‘weed whacker’ to net neutrality rules

by WorldTribune Staff, January 24, 2017 President Donald Trump’s nominee to head the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) said he is ready to “fire up the weed whacker” and cut down net neutrality rules. Trump on Jan. 23 designated Ajit Pai, a Republican member of the FCC, to be the agency’s new chairman. “Pai is a […]

Report: Iran’s IRGC using Taliban to disrupt Afghanistan’s water supply

Report: Iran’s IRGC using Taliban to disrupt Afghanistan’s water supply

by WorldTribune Staff, January 24, 2017 Iran is said to be providing the Afghan Taliban with the means to disable some of Afghanistan’s dams so Teheran can get a larger share of water for itself, a report said. Governors in Afghanistan’s southern and western provinces accused Iran of using an increasingly close relationship with the […]

Who was the proud owner of that limo the leftists torched on Inauguration day?

Who was the proud owner of that limo the leftists torched on Inauguration day?

by WorldTribune Staff, January 24, 2017 The anti-Trump protesters who torched a limousine in downtown D.C. on Inauguration Day may have thought the destructive act was righteous – sticking it to the man. The limo, however, was owned by a Muslim immigrant who now says the damage could cost his company $70,000, along with hospital […]

Trump’s Day-One list has Washington on edge

Trump’s Day-One list has Washington on edge

by WorldTribune Staff, January 23, 2017 Washington, D.C. opened for business Monday morning with the knowledge that a profound change in the government’s metabolism was imminent. President Donald Trump’s 18-point Day-One plan sets the priorities addressed at the outset of his presidency: Immigration Stop all federal funding to “sanctuary cities” – places where local officials […]

Memo: ‘Nonstop’ campaign to impeach Trump ‘has already begun’

Memo: ‘Nonstop’ campaign to impeach Trump ‘has already begun’

by WorldTribune Staff, January 23, 2017 Democratic operative David Brock’s plan to ultimately impeach President Donald Trump “has already begun.” Brock’s liberal super PAC American Bridge has pumped millions of dollars into a “Trump War Room” that will engage in a “nonstop” effort to take down the 45th president, according to a confidential Brock memo […]

Honeymoon? All-out attack narratives welcome new administration

Honeymoon? All-out attack narratives welcome new administration

by WorldTribune Staff, January 23, 2017 As the Trump administration kicked into gear on Jan. 20, so did the sultans of spin from the major media organizations. “The mainstream media lost no time in attempting to undermine President Donald Trump, as opposed to actually reporting information,” Joel B. Pollak, senior editor-at-large at Breitbart News, wrote […]

Trump tells Netanyahu direct talks are the only hope for peace

Trump tells Netanyahu direct talks are the only hope for peace

by WorldTribune Staff, January 23, 2017 Peace between Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA) will require direct talks between the two parties, U.S. President Donald Trump told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Jan. 22. The two leaders spoke by phone in their first conversation since Trump was sworn in on Jan. 20. Trump invited Netanyahu […]

Would-be suicide bomber, who attempted to enter Beirut cafe, says he is with ISIL

Would-be suicide bomber, who attempted to enter Beirut cafe, says he is with ISIL

by WorldTribune Staff, January 23, 2017 A terror suspect wearing an explosives vest who was captured before he could enter a busy Beirut cafe confessed to being an Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) jihadist. The suspect, a Lebanese national from Sidon, attempted to enter a cafe in Beirut’s Hamra district on Jan. 21 […]

‘Japan’s USA’ takes heat for celebrating Trump’s inauguration

‘Japan’s USA’ takes heat for celebrating Trump’s inauguration

by WorldTribune Staff, January 23, 2017 A town on the Suonada Sea that calls itself “Japan’s USA” has come under fire on the homefront for its celebration of U.S. President Donald Trump’s inauguration. Residents of the rural town of Usa in Oita Prefecture formed the “Extravagantly Celebrate the American Presidential Inauguration in Japan’s USA Association” […]

Germany’s Merkel readies her pitch for early Trump meeting

Germany’s Merkel readies her pitch for early Trump meeting

by WorldTribune Staff, January 22, 2017 German Chancellor Angela Merkel is doing her homework on President Donald Trump in preparation for her first meeting with the new U.S. leader, according to German news reports. Merkel, who is running for a fourth term in Germany’s fall elections, is said to have already drawn red lines, including […]