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Trump orders FBI to reopen background investigation into Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh

President Donald Trump has given the FBI one week to conduct an investigation of the allegations that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted a woman in 1980s. “I’ve ordered the FBI to conduct a supplemental investigation to update Judge Kavanaugh’s file. As the Senate has requested, this update must be limited in scope and […]


Some in German media are using my Turkish background as right-wing propaganda – Ozil

Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil has hit out at elements of the German media, accusing them of using his Turkish background and his meeting in May with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan as “right-wing propaganda.” Ozil, who is of Turkish descent, released a series of lengthy statements on Sunday addressing his performances at the World Cup […]


Trump supports more background checks on guns, says White House

President Donald Trump “is supportive of efforts to improve the federal background check system” for gun purchases. He was criticized for a pro-guns stance following the Florida high school shooting that left 17 people dead. Trump spoke with Senator John Cornyn, a Texas Republican, on Friday about a bill he introduced with Senator Chris Murphy, […]


FBI processes record 200,000+ gun background checks on Black Friday

Published time: 25 Nov, 2017 22:06 Edited time: 25 Nov, 2017 22:35 Buying a gun in the United States could hardly be described as difficult, and bargain hunting weapons enthusiasts were out in force on Black Friday with the FBI receiving over 200,000 requests for background checks in a single day. That figure smashes the […]

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