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President Donald Trump made a scathing attack of the New York Times over its reporting on Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, who is facing a fresh allegation of sexual misconduct. In an essay published in last weekend's Sunday Review, the Times had quoted Max Stier, who was Kavanaugh's c…

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced an emergency executive action to ban the sale of flavored electronic cigarettes in New York State. The action will combat the increasing number of youth using vape products, largely driven by e-cigarette companies marketing flavors that are intended t…

President Donald Trump has announced that the country's middle class can expect a tax cut next year. "We are working on a tax cut for the middle-income people that is going to be very, very inspirational," Trump told Republican lawmakers' annual retreat in Baltimore Thursday. "It's going to …

President Donald Trump said a day after firing John Bolton that as National Security Adviser, he committed some "big mistakes." According to the president, Bolton's stand on a number of foreign policy matters, including North Korean denuclearization, was not in line with his administration. …

Amazon is partnering the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Mercy Corps, and the Grand Bahama Disaster Relief Foundation to provide in-kind donations for those affected by the devastating Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas.

The U.S. Defense Department launched a Space Command to focus more on the threats posed in space, especially from Russia and China. Speaking at a White House ceremony establishing the U.S. Space Command Thursday, President Donald Trump said it will defend America's vital interests in "the ne…

The White House listed the "five big takeaways" from the Summit of G7 leaders that concluded in the French coastal city of Biarritz on Monday. In a statement issued after President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump returned home from France, the White House said the five big takeaway…

YouTube is finalizing plans under which it will no longer play "targeted" advertisements on its main site for videos meant for kids, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the discussion. While the plan is reportedly intended to satisfy U.S. regulators, it could negatively impact th…

U.S. President Donald Trump canceled what was considered an important state visit to Denmark, over the Scandinavian government's opposition to his proposed interest in buying Greenland. Greenland is an autonomous Danish territory located in North American continent between the North Atlantic…

NASA confirmed the next phase of "Europa Clipper" mission targeting the ice-encrusted moon of Jupiter, which is considered a prime target in the search for life beyond Earth. The decision allows the mission to progress to completion of final design, followed by the construction and testing o…

The United States successfully tested a medium-range cruise missile after pulling out of Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty with Russia. The cold war era treaty was a deterrent among the world's two super powers from proliferating such nuclear-capable weapons. The Trump administr…

Pfizer Inc. is voluntarily recalling two lots of RELPAX® (eletriptan hydrobromide) 40 mg tablets, lots AR5407 and CD4565, to the patient level. Replax is a selective serotonin inhibitor agonist used to treat migraine headaches. Pfizer Inc. initiated this recall because these product lots may…

The Internal Revenue Service has announced a new round of penalty relief to eligible taxpayers who already filed their 2018 federal income tax returns but did not claim the previously offered waiver. This one-time penalty relief offering is estimated to benefit more than 400,000 eligible tax…

A 29-year old man from Tennessee, who ran a global online child sex exploitation business using a highly sophisticated Tor-network-based website, has been handed a lengthy jail term. The U.S. Department of Justice said Patrick D. Falte, who was the creator and lead administrator of an anonym…

U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr revealed that there were "serious irregularities" at the jail where disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein allegedly ended his life. Epstein, facing up to 45 years' imprisonment for sexually exploiting dozens of underage teens at his homes in Manhattan and Palm B…

Walmart is removing signage and displays containing violent images as well as playable demos of violent video games at its stores, according to reports. The move comes after the retail giant's two stores were the scene of mass shootings recently. According to a memo cited by reports as sent …

National Rifle Association President Wayne LaPierre rejected calls for tougher restrictions on firearms, saying they would not have stopped the weekend dual massacres. The head of America's powerful gun lobby made a statement on Thursday after reportedly speaking to President Donald Trump in…

President Donald Trump said there is "no political appetite" for legislation banning assault-style weapons. Trump made this observation while talking to reporters before boarding Marine One to visit the sites of mass shootings in Ohio and Texas Wednesday. "I can tell you that there is no pol…