U.S. issues license for sale of more than 100 commercial planes to Iran

U.S. issues license for sale of more than 100 commercial planes to Iran

Special to WorldTribune.com Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty The United States has issued a second license to France’s Airbus to sell more than 100 commercial planes to Iran. Airbus in September received a license to sell 17 planes to Tehran. Officials said that the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control on November […]

Trump aftershocks: He tapped the ‘democratic power of discontented voters’

Trump aftershocks: He tapped the ‘democratic power of discontented voters’

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler New York — A jarring electoral earthquake has rocked America with a stunning upset win by Donald J. Trump, the Republican insurgent candidate. The epicenter of the quake was centered in the South as expected, but reverberations and shockwaves went deep into the once industrial heartland of the […]

President Donald Trump: And now the 2nd American Revolution begins

President Donald Trump: And now the 2nd American Revolution begins

by WorldTribune Staff, November 8, 2016 Get used to it. President Donald Trump. It is a phrase that polite society in Washington, D.C. and in the most sophisticated world capitals could not conceive of, much less utter as even a hypothetical. Which is why he won his party’s nomination and the general election decisively against […]

Soros group counters widespread evidence that North Carolina’s economy is booming

Soros group counters widespread evidence that North Carolina’s economy is booming

by WorldTribune Staff, October 27, 2016 Tax cuts have delivered more jobs and higher pay for North Carolina residents, with the Tar Heel state’s economy growing faster than the national average in each of the last three years. Such data is of no concern to the George Soros-funded Budget & Tax Center, a project of […]

As election day nears, 1.4 million Obamacare enrollees in 32 states are losing their plans

As election day nears, 1.4 million Obamacare enrollees in 32 states are losing their plans

by WorldTribune Staff, October 24, 2016 More than 1 in 10 Obamacare enrollees are going to lose their current healthcare plans. According to Bloomberg, at least 1.4 million people in 32 states will be looking for new plans when open enrollment begins because their old plans will cease to exist after Dec. 31, 2016. Due to […]

How affordable is the Affordable Care Act? Only one insurer remains in North Carolina

How affordable is the Affordable Care Act? Only one insurer remains in North Carolina

by WorldTribune Staff, October 17, 2016 Just one health insurer, Blue Cross Blue Shield, remains in North Carolina. And its rates are rising by about 25 percent. “In no other state will as many people find such limited choice. But what is happening to North Carolinians epitomizes a national checkerboard of ACA haves and have-nots,” […]

Belarus holds energy talks with Iran, weighs options with West amid tariff dispute with Moscow

Belarus holds energy talks with Iran, weighs options with West amid tariff dispute with Moscow

Special to WorldTribune.com Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka says his country is negotiating with Iran about purchasing oil. Speaking at a session of parliament in Minsk on October 7, Lukashenka said talks with Tehran are under way amid differences with Russia on the importing of oil and gas. “We are […]

In a world of surging technology and incompetent governance, Israel’s success stories are not being told

In a world of surging technology and incompetent governance, Israel’s success stories are not being told

Special to WorldTribune.com By Norman Bailey It is widely recognized, almost to the point of being a cliché, that, in the past half-century, astonishing scientific and technological advances have far outpaced the political, economic and social structures within which they take place. Indeed, as millions of Syrians and others can testify, there has not only […]

North Carolina’s economy on a roll despite transgender controversy

North Carolina’s economy on a roll despite transgender controversy

by WorldTribune Staff, September 8, 2016 The NBA has moved the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte. New York Democrat Gov. Andrew Cuomo has banned non-essential state travel to North Carolina. The Tar Heel state’s response – big whoop! Despite multiple calls to boycott North Carolina over its House Bill 2 (HB2), the so-called transgender […]

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