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Why poor people are getting poorer in the U.S.

See Ten most read topics in the news Wealthier Americans are earning and saving at record levels while the poor ones struggle to pay their bills and put food on the table. This is largely due to President Donald Trump’s policies which favor wealthy people as opposed to the poor ones. The path toward economic […]

Why Trump is mad at Twitter

See Ten most read topics in the news In an attempt to remove fake news from it’s social media, Twitter fact-checked President Tump’s tweet . Trump got annoyed and responded by tweeting that “Twitter is now interfering in the 2020 Presidential Election. They are saying my statement on Mail-In Ballots, which will lead to massive […]

Why Twitter decided to fact-check Trump’s tweets

See Ten most read topics in the news President Donald Trump’s critics have long called on Twitter to take action against his use of the platform. Of the 18,000-plus false or misleading claims Trump has made as president, more than 3,300 of them were made in tweets, according to The Washington Post. Recently, Trump falsely […]

Obama excoriated the Justice Department’s decision

See Ten most read topics in the news During a private call with the Obama Alumni Association, former President Barack Obama condemned the Justice Department over its decision to drop its case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. According to Obama: “There is no precedent that anybody can find for someone who has been […]

Angelina Jolie wants food assistance to families increased

See Ten most read topics in the news In the U. Some children receive free meals from their schools but the coronavirus pandemic has kept millions in their homes and children out of schools. Therefore, it is very difficult for some children to eat regularly as their parents are also asked to stay at home. […]

Texas man sentenced for threatening to kill Trump

See Ten most read topics in the news According to prosecutors, Mickael Gedlu, a 36-year-old Texas man who pleaded guilty to threatening to assassinate President Donald Trump, has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison. Mickael Gedlu threatened to kill Trump Minutes before Trump arrived for a fundraiser in Dallas on May 31, 2018, […]

Why Bernie Sanders dropped out of the Democratic race

See Ten most read topics in the news <p> Sen. Bernie Sanders (78), has dropped out of the Democratic primary race, paving the way for Joe Biden to be officially declared the party’s nominee. While addressing his supporters in a livesteam, he said the decision to suspend his presidential campaign was “difficult and painful.” He […]

How FDA stopped Trump’s fake news on coronavirus

See Ten most read topics in the news President Trump was quickly contradicted by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) officials for perpetrating fake news after he announced that FDA has approved the common malarial drug hydroxychloroquine for the treatment of COVID-19. FDA further stated that more research needs to be conducted before the drug […]

Italians over 80 to be left to die

See Ten most read topics in the news In Italy, a country that covers a total area of 301,340 km2, coronavirus victims who are 80 years and above will be denied access to intensive care should pressure on beds increase. This is a proposal by the crisis management unit in Turin. This comes as the […]

Explosion in Afghan President’s inauguration ceremony

See Ten most read topics in the news In a live broadcast, the Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s inauguration ceremony was interrupted by the sound of explosions and ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack. The re-elected president who was delivering a speech at the podium outside the presidential palace in the capital Kabul when the […]

Why Trump’s officials are getting more frustrated with him

See Ten most read topics in the news Trump’s own officials are getting more frustrated with him due to his lies. In recent days, the president has dismissed criticism of his comments on the virus as a “hoax” and a political conspiracy concocted by Democrats. He has attacked the media, accusing them of putting out […]

Joe Biden says he’s a candidate for US Senate

See Ten most read topics in the news While speaking at a major South Carolina Democratic event, presidential candidate Joe Biden mistakenly referred to himself as “a Democratic candidate for the United States Senate.” He said: “I’ve been saying for a long time, it’s not enough to beat Donald Trump. We have to keep the […]

Trump lied about the effect of the Iranian strike on U.S. troops

See Ten most read topics in the news In the past, President Donald Trump accused the news media of perpetrating fake news, but he is actually the one who spreads falsehood a lot. About 18 hours later after the attack, Trump said in an address to the nation that “no Americans were harmed in last […]

How Iran revenged the killing of Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani

See Ten most read topics in the news The Islamic Revolutionary Guard has confirmed it fired 22 ballistic missiles at two Iraqi bases housing US and coalition troops. The Erbil and Al Asad bases were targeted in retaliation for last week’s killing of Major General Qassem Soleimani in a US airstrike. President Trump announced that […]

Judge blocks North Carolina’s new voter ID law

See Ten most read topics in the news US district judge Loretta Biggs has formally blocked North Carolina’s new voter identification law because of its discriminatory intent. Under the new law, voters are required to present one of 10 forms of acceptable identification, such as a passport, driver’s license, or military ID in order to […]

Trump goes on Twitter tirade again

See Ten most read topics in the news Unlike other presidents, Donald Trump is fond of going on Twitter tirade. President Trump was impeached because he wanted to play a fast one on Joe Biden by withholding almost $40M which was approved (by Congress) to be given to Ukrain as military aid. Trump wanted Ukraine […]

Trump urged to resign before impeachment vote

See Ten most read topics in the news President Donald Trump has been asked to resign before impeachment vote takes place. Former President Richard Nixon is the first and only U.S. President to resign from office. He resigned in August 1974 when he stepped down before facing almost certain impeachment over the Watergate scandal. Democratic […]

Republicans contradicting themselves on impeachment

See Ten most read topics in the news The impeachment inquiry came about because Trump wanted to play a fast one on Joe Biden by withholding almost $40M which was approved to be given to Ukrain as military aid. Trump wanted Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden before releasing the fund but it backfired against him. […]

Why Twitter banned Rep. Ilhan Omar’s challenger

See Ten most read topics in the news A Twitter spokeswoman has told media outlets that Danielle Stella’s personal and campaign accounts were shut down for “repeated violations” of the social media platform’s rules. Danielle is a Republican challenger to Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar. She was banned from Twitter after suggesting on Twitter that the […]

Latest on Trump tweeting his photoshopped head

See Ten most read topics in the news President Donald Trump recently tweeted a doctored photo of his head on shirtless Sylvester Stallone’s body from the classic film “Rocky”. The President’s tweet sparked confusion, criticism and a whole lot of jokes. Up till now, neither Trump nor the White House has given any explanation as […]

What Hillary Clinton thinks about Trump impeachment

See Ten most read topics in the news Although, given the fact that Hillary Clinton is a Democrat who lost to President Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election, we don’t expect her to say anything that will exonerate Trump from being impeached. Not only did Clinton support the impeachment, she lashed out at Trump […]

Bloomberg vows to refuse donations, presidential salary

See Ten most read topics in the news Bloomberg has said that he will not accept political donations if he runs for president and he will not take a salary if he wins. He maintained that he can not be bought. Bloomberg’s team insists that his wealth allows him to be more responsive to the […]

Trump’s doctor dismisses speculation of chest pain

See Ten most read topics in the news Some Washington reports suggested that President Donald Trump was having chest pain and that his medical checkup was unscheduled and had been triggered by Trump suffering chest discomfort. However, Trump’s doctor has lebelled the reports to be untrue. In a statement issued by the White House, according […]

Devin Nunes threatening to sue CNN and The Daily Beast

See Ten most read topics in the news Devin Nunes, a ranking Republican member on the House Intelligence Committee, is reportedly threatening to sue CNN and The Daily Beast after they reported damaging allegations that could implicate him in the ongoing impeachment probe which is being conducted by the committee. It was alleged that Nunes […]

Compact with Africa conference held in Berlin

See Ten most read topics in the news It seems Germany is trying to make good the infamous 1884 Berlin Conference that was aimed at deviding Africa among the colonial masters. German Chancellor Angela Merkel launched the G20 Compact with Africa (CwA) in 2017 during Germany’s G20 presidency with a promise to generate additional private […]

U.S. seen as exporter of white supremacist ideology

See Ten most read topics in the news Russell Travers, acting director of the National Counterterrorism Center told an audience in Washington, D.C that “For almost two decades, the United States has pointed abroad at countries who are exporters of extreme Islamist ideology. We are now being seen as the exporter of white supremacist ideology. […]

A federal judge blocked Trump’s abortion rule

See Ten most read topics in the news Today, a federal judge has voided the Trump administration’s so-called ”conscience rule” often referred to as ”Trump’s abortion rule.” If President Trump had his way, his new rule would have allowed health-care providers, doctors, nurses, technicians, etc to refuse to participate in abortions, gender change, sterilizations or […]

Is Trump really leaving New York for Florida

See Ten most read topics in the news President Donald Trump, a born-and-bred New Yorker surprisingly made it known through Twitter that he would be moving away from New York to Florida. He wrote: “I cherish New York, and the people of New York, and always will, but unfortunately, despite the fact that I pay […]

Republicans want transcripts of impeachment probe released

See Ten most read topics in the news Republicans say Trump impeachment probe is happening in secret despite the fact that 47 Republican lawmakers have access to it through their memberships on the House Intelligence. However, as the impeachment inquiry moves into the public phase, House Republicans have demanded Democrats immediately release transcripts from the […]

Protests against US army’s withdrawal from Syria

See Ten most read topics in the news After Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, made it clear in a phone call that his forces were about to invade Syria to push back Kurdish forces that Turkey considers terrorists, President Trump ordered 1,000 U.S. troops in Syria to withdraw from Syria and move to Iraq. The […]

Trump released $50 million to Syria

See Ten most read topics in the news President Donald Trump has authorized the release of $50 million to Syria. However, the money was not meant for the Syrian government but for emergency assistance to Syrian human rights groups and other organizations working to protect civilians in the war-torn country. According to the White House, […]

Why street protests continue in Iraq

See Ten most read topics in the news According to World Bank figures. nearly 60 percent of Iraq’s 40 million people live on less than $6 a day. large crowds of mostly young Iraqis have poured onto the streets of Baghdad and other cities in an outburst of anger over chronic unemployment, corruption and poor […]

Rudy Giuliani: My mission is to disrupt the world

See Ten most read topics in the news When asked by Fox News host, Martha MacCallum: “Why are you the President’s attorney? What’s your mission?” Former federal prosecutor Rudy Giuliani answered that his mission as President Trump’s attorney is not only to defend his client against sham left-wing attacks but to “disrupt the world” by […]

Why Mike Pence is scared to talk about the impeachment

See Ten most read topics in the news Vice President Mike Pence seems scared to talk about the whistleblower’s complaint and the impeachment inquiries against President Donald Trump. Instead, he accuses the Democrats of trying to overturn the will of the American people. He said: “Truth is while we’re watching our nation’s capital, even today, […]

Why Trump’s Ukraine envoy actually resigned

See Ten most read topics in the news Kurt Volker, US special envoy to Ukraine, decided to resign and quit the unpaid position just one day after the release of a whistleblower report alleging a coverup by the White House of a call between President Donald Trump and Ukraine’s President, Volodymyr Zelensky. Although Volker did […]

Congressman who leaked Trump’s secret resigns

See Ten most read topics in the news Christopher Carl Collins, popularly known as Chris Collins, who is 69-year-old, a Republican and a member of the U.S Congress has submitted his resignation from Congress on Monday ahead of an expected guilty plea regarding the impeachment inquiries of President Donald Trump. Rep Collins was accused of […]

Trump has closed the impeachment case

See Ten most read topics in the news President Donald Trump appears to believe that Twitter can solve any problem. After the whistleblower’s complaint which prompted the House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi, to announce a formal impeachment inquiry against the President, Trump took to Twitter to close the case by himself by writing that “the President […]

Impeachment may affect Trump mentally

See Ten most read topics in the news According to Politico, one of the ways the impeachment against president Donald Trump could play out is that due to the impeachment inquiry, the president’s mental health will become increasingly worrisome and a delegation including Sean Hannity, Laura Ingraham, Lou Dobbs and Rudy Giluiani would go to […]

Trump admits asking Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden

See Ten most read topics in the news After an anonymous whistleblower filed a complaint with the intelligence community inspector general about President Donald Trump’s conduct, Trump surprisingly admitted that he told Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, that the U.S. would withhold $250 million in military aid for Ukraine because of corruption. Trump actually wanted Ukraine […]

Melania Trump embarrassed as parents reject her invitation

See Ten most read topics in the news Melania Trump’s spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham has told CNN that “Mrs Trump will be taking part in an iconic New York City tradition. She would visit the New York Stock Exchange next week and ring the famous opening bell. Melania is expected to be accompanied by several children […]

Rep. Ilhan Omar: people seem to want to controversy

See Ten most read topics in the news Rep. Ilhan Omar became a laughing stock on social media after she told CBS that “I am only controversial because people seem to want to controversy.” Host Margaret Brennan asked Omar this question: “You’re comparing migrant shelters to dungeons used about 400 years ago in Ghana that […]

Trump wants congress to investigate Obama

See Ten most read topics in the news President Trump seems to still be under fmr. President Obama’s skin. He moved from comparing himself to Obama in terms of inauguration crowd to wrongfully accusing Obama of wiretapping him and calling Obama a “sick guy.” Now he has suggested on Tweeter that Congress should investigate Obama’s […]

Schwarzenegger pinpoints Trump’s biggest flaw

See Ten most read topics in the news In a new interview for Men’s Health, former California governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger said that President Donald Trump’s biggest flaw is not being able to shift from Trump to President. It seems this is the first time a celebrity and a politician from Trump’s own party has actually […]

$2.4b looted funds in Nigeria traced to Abacha

See Ten most read topics in the news Former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Bello Adoke has revealed in his book titled “Burden of Service”, that Gen Abacha, who ruled Nigeria from 1993 to 1998, made away with not less than $2.4b. Abacha reportedly laundered the money through slush accounts […]

Summary of Robert Mueller report

See Ten most read topics in the news While testifying before the House Judiciary Committee, about his two-year investigation, Robert Mueller thinks Trump obstructed justice but refused to charge him. According to him, Volume II of the report indicates that Trump committed all three elements of obstruction. Still Mueller decided that not enough evidence existed […]

Who leaked Britain’s ambassador memo about Trump

See Ten most read topics in the news According to a leaked diplomatic cable which was published last week in a British newspaper, Kim Darroch, Britain’s ambassador to the United States made highly negative statements in a memo about the U.S Government. He described the Trump administration as “diplomatically clumsy and inept” and said he […]

House passes resolution condemning Trump’s racist comments

See Ten most read topics in the news Few days after President Trump was slammed by Political giants for his racist comments, the House of Representatives passed a resolution to condemn Trump for comments about Democratic congresswomen. The resolution described his comments as “racist.” The resolution passed 240-187, with no Democrat voting “nay.” The four […]

Racist in Chief is at it again

See Ten most read topics in the news Sometimes it is increasingly difficult for President Donald Trump to hide the fact that he is a racist. Hence he has been given the title “Racist-in-Chief.” For instance, he recently took to Twitter to attack 4 women of color who happen to be congress women. Instead of […]

Lawmakers on Iran shooting down U.S drone

See Ten most read topics in the news After Iran shot down U.S drone and says it is ready for war, the lawmakers, who were briefed on the attack at the White House, issued this statement: “Iran directly attacked a United States asset over international waters. This provocation comes a week after they directly attacked […]

Two leading Democratic contenders take on Trump

See Ten most read topics in the news Democratic front runner and former Vice President Joe Biden believes that President Donald Trump is a political aberration and a sickness that America can recover from. Biden’s campaign said in the statement: “We can make Trump an aberration or let him fundamentally and forever alter the character […]