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White Domestic Terrorism as a National Security Threat Presents Challenges for 2020 Presidential Candidates

U.S. national security conversations have traditionally focused on perceived foreign threats, such as a nuclear-ready Iran or North Korea. The terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, have resulted in dis...

White Domestic Terrorism as a National Security Threat Presents Challenges for 2020 Presidential Candidates

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FBI increases focus on domestic terrorism threat: official The FBI, focused intently for years on combating terrorism from abroad, is turning more attention to home-grown, U.S. domestic violent extremists, a senior FBI counterterrorism official said on Thursday....
23:26 2019-05-23

FBI agents warn domestic terrorism poses 'threat to the American people' The FBI Agents Association on Tuesday demanded that members of Congress codify domestic terrorism as a federal crime, warning it poses “a threat to the American people and our democracy.”“Acts of violence intended to intimidate civilian populations or to influence or affect government policy should ...
22:39 2019-08-06

Presidential contender Kamala Harris proposes ways to combat domestic terrorism Democratic presidential contender Kamala Harris on Wednesday released a plan to address what she termed domestic terrorism after three recent mass shootings in a week that resulted in the deaths of 34 people....
23:00 2019-08-14

FBI Director: Majority of Domestic Terrorism Cases Tied to White Supremacy FBI Director Christopher Wray noted that his agency has made around 100 “domestic terrorism-related arrests since October.” Any guesses on how many of those were connected to white supremacist ideology?...
23:26 2019-07-23

Document reveals alleged white supremacists are behind nearly all cases of race-based domestic terrorism in 2018 REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst Justice Department data reveal that alleged white supremacists were behind nearly all race-based cases of domestic terrorism in 2018, according to Yahoo News. Lawmakers in Congress who requested similar information claimed the Justice Department never responded to their dem...
12:52 2019-08-10

Here's where the presidential candidates stand on Social Security Medicare has become a buzzword so far in the 2020 race. Yet another important benefits program,Social Security, has largely been absent from the discussion. This roundup shows where the leading candidates stand....
14:52 2019-07-06

2020 Presidential candidates What promises to be a crowded 2020 presidential campaign field are beginning to formally announce their candidacies.        ...
03:13 2019-06-13

Here’s How Much the 2020 Presidential Candidates Have Raised So Far South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg has built a fundraising machine. Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren has momentum with the grassroots. Former Vice President Joe Biden and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are holding steady, and California Sen. Kamala Harris is lagging behind the rest of the top ti...
21:26 2019-07-09

Threat from petty criminals who turn to terrorism, a growing concern, Security Council hears The less predictable threats represented by small-time criminals who have opportunistically embraced terrorism, are a source of growing concern, the UN Security Council heard on Tuesday. That warning came from Tamara Makarenko, an International Consultant, who works with the UN Interregional Crime a...
23:52 2019-07-09

Next 2020 presidential debate: 12 candidates on one night only Next month's Democratic presidential debate will take place on just one single night instead of over two, the Democratic National Committee announced Friday....
20:52 2019-09-27

Trump Names 5 Candidates for National Security Adviser Whoever gets the job will inherit a staff that has traditionally been packed with specialized experts but that has seen numerous departures and diminished expertise and experience....
02:26 2019-09-18

Maine Voters Will Rank Their Top Presidential Candidates in 2020 It was the first state to adopt ranked-choice voting for congressional elections, and it will now be the first to adopt it for presidential elections....
18:13 2019-09-07

How White Male Democratic Presidential Candidates Are Struggling with Questions of Privilege All of a sudden, 2020 Democratic presidential primary candidates are dropping one after the other. Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton and Washington Gov. Jay Inslee left the race last week, following Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper’s mid-August exit and California Rep. Eric Swalwell’s decis...
05:13 2019-08-27

Trump will not pick Pompeo as national security adviser, has 15 candidates U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday ruled out asking Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to take on a dual role as national security adviser and said he has about 15 candidates for the post last held by John Bolton....
16:52 2019-09-13

Amazon’s Alexa to accept donations for 2020 presidential candidates “Alexa, I want to make a political contribution.” Starting in October, users of Amazon’s voice-controlled home assistant, Alexa, will be able to verbally make a political contribution between $5 and $200 to a participating 2020 presidential candidate, the company announced Wednesday. In order to use...
19:39 2019-09-20

2020 Presidential Democratic Candidates Reveal Their Pop Culture Favorites The 2020 Presidential Democratic candidates are here to give E! readers a rare glimpse inside who they really are--and we dig deep to find out their pop culture favorites, must-haves and much,......
18:39 2019-07-18

2020 Presidential Candidates Are Making (Some) Progress On Website Accessibility Andrew Yang may not be polling at the same level as the top tier Democratic presidential candidates, but there’s at least one way in which he is leading the field: his website’s accessibility. The former entrepreneur and tech executive’s campaign has made significant changes to its...
21:13 2019-09-12

Angelica Ross to host LGBT forum for 2020 presidential candidates "Pose" star Angelica Ross will host the 2020 Presidential Candidate Forum on LGBTQ Issues, Ross confirmed on Monday. The event takes place Friday and streams live....
00:26 2019-09-17

Michelle Obama talks about her last night at the White House, Democratic presidential candidates in interview “The transition happens so quickly; it’s like you don’t even get to move your furniture out until the new president takes the oath of office,” Obama told Gayle King in an interview at Essence Festival....
22:39 2019-07-07

John Hickenlooper is out of the 2020 presidential race. That's good news for these 3 Democratic candidates Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary on Thursday. Most of Hickenlooper's supporters would be satisfied with frontrunners like former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Elizabeth Warren. But Sens. Cory Booker, Amy Klobuchar, and Kirsten Gillibr...
21:39 2019-08-18

U.S. to approve Huawei sales where there is no threat to national security The U.S. government said it will issue licenses to companies seeking to sell goods to China’s Huawei where there is no threat to national security.Read More...
11:00 2019-07-10

Automakers to Trump: Cars are not a national security threat If the negotiation had taken place at a car dealership, it would have ended with the customer walking away — without the keys to a new vehicle in hand....
20:01 2019-05-21

Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant will start taking donations to 2020 presidential candidates Starting in October, users of Amazon’s voice-controlled home assistant Alexa will be able to dictate/verbally make a political contribution between $5 and $200 to a participating 2020 presidential candidate, the company announced Wednesday....
07:39 2019-09-20

U.S. Targets North Korean Hacking as National-Security Threat New U.S. sanctions against North Korean hackers and revelations about North Korean malware show how Pyongyang’s cyber operations have become a crucial revenue stream and a security threat that soon could rival its weapons program, U.S. and industry officials say....
18:00 2019-09-15

Lawmakers warn doctored videos pose national security threat WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers and experts are warning that videos altered with artificial intelligence software pose a threat to national security and the 2020 U.S. election. The technology uses facial mapping and artificial intelligence to produce videos — known as “deep fakes” — that app...
17:13 2019-06-13

Pompeo painted Huawei as long-term national security threat, says policy expert American Enterprise Institute's James Pethokoukis and Capital Alpha Managing Director James Lucier join "Squawk Box" to discuss Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's latest comments on the state of geopolitics....
18:26 2019-05-23

Brzezinski blasts Trump as 'national security threat,' labels Republicans 'cowards' for not challenging him Elected Republicans got some tough criticism from MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski on Thrusday, as they responded to President Trump's comments about accepting opposition research from foreign countries....
21:26 2019-06-13

Democratic National Committee votes against allowing 2020 candidates to participate in climate change debate Democratic National Committee members on Saturday voted down a resolution that would have resulted in single-issue debates among candidates -- including on the issue of the climate crisis....
15:52 2019-08-25

Kamala Harris brands Trump as a national security threat embracing 'science fiction' on climate change Kamala Harris said in Thursday night’s Democratic debate that President Trump’s inaction on climate change and skepticism of science is a danger to the world....
05:26 2019-06-28

Homeland Security Dept. Affirms Threat of White Supremacy After Years of Prodding While President Trump has expressed skepticism about violent white nationalism in the past, his Department of Homeland Security is now highlighting the issue....
15:26 2019-10-01

Democratic 2020 hopefuls AWOL on national security Democratic insiders have concluded that Trump is unusually vulnerable on national security for a Republican, an assessment based on proprietary polling and focus groups. But they warn that the leading Democratic candidates, most of whom prefer to discuss domestic issues such as healthcare popular wi...
12:52 2019-05-30

Climate Denialist to Depart White House National Security Council William Happer, a National Security Council adviser who tried unsuccessfully to create a federal panel to attack climate science, plans to leave the White House. ...
01:39 2019-09-12

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, With the 2020 Presidential Election Nearing, Slams Trump As Threat to LGBTQ Rights Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, the first black woman and openly gay person to lead the nation’s third-most-populous city, says Donald Trump is a major threat to LGBTQ civil rights and that that should compel people to go to the polls and vote in 2020....
03:13 2019-06-19

Department of Homeland Security Prioritizes White Supremacy as a Threat: ‘Has No Place in the United States of America’ The Department of Homeland Security has a very specific mission: to ensure the safety of the United States. That means implementing cybersecurity measures, protecting our borders from unlawful entry, and eliminating domestic threats like Arby’s. OK, maybe not eliminating Arby’s, but for the first ti...
09:39 2019-09-26

White House taps Charles Kupperman to serve as acting national security adviser The White House on Tuesday announced that Deputy National Security Adviser Charles Kupperman will serve as acting director of the key intelligence agency following the departure of John Bolton....
23:26 2019-09-10

Jay Inslee, climate advocate who called Trump 'white nationalist,' drops out of 2020 presidential race Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced Wednesday night he's "withdrawing" from the 2020 presidential race, as the Democrat said "it's become clear" he didn't have a shot at winning the primary....
03:52 2019-08-22

Trump's new national security adviser is a 'nice guy', but poorly equipped for one of the toughest jobs in the White House, sources say Michael Campanella/Getty Images Robert O'Brien, Donald Trump's new national security adviser, is well respected and has proven himself before. But former colleagues of the US' former chief hostage negotiator say he lacks experience, is policy lightweight, and has little knowledge of international i...
21:13 2019-09-19

What Could a Domestic Terrorism Law Do? After the El Paso shooting, there are calls to give the government more tools to address attacks motivated by white supremacy. But there are questions about how such legislation would work....
15:52 2019-08-08

National Security Crisis: President Trump’s New Ponytail Is Stuck In The White House Fax Machine After He Tried To Fax An Image Of It To Xi Jinping To Make Him Jealous In recent months, the Trump administration has continued to apply pressure to the already contentious relationship between the U.S. and China, but the President’s latest maneuver may have just backfired in a major way: President Trump’s new ponytail is currently stuck in the White House fax machine ...
10:39 2019-06-15

Inside the Government, Addressing Domestic Terrorism Has Been Fraught For very different reasons, the Homeland Security Department under both the Obama and Trump administrations has struggled to elevate concerns about white nationalism and extremism....
01:52 2019-08-12

FBI probes domestic terrorism in California festival shooting An official said Tuesday that the FBI has started a domestic terrorism investigation into a California festival shooting over a week ago that killed three people....
23:00 2019-08-06

FBI probes domestic terrorism in Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting An official said Tuesday that the FBI started a domestic terrorism investigation into a California festival shooting that killed three people more than a week ago....
07:39 2019-08-07

Walmart massacre in Texas investigated by authorities as domestic terrorism U.S. authorities investigating what drove a young man from the Dallas area to kill 20 people at a Walmart store hundreds of miles away in the border city of El Paso said on Sunday they are treating it as a case of domestic terrorism....
07:39 2019-08-05

Piper Perabo says it's coincidence that Angel Has Fallen is about domestic terrorism Every so often, a movie will come out right as something happens in the cultural zeitgeist. It’s a coincidence—a happy one for the studios, to be sure—but it wasn’t generally planned, since typically movies have been in the works for years before they’re actually released....
22:13 2019-08-24

Andrew Cuomo to propose bill that ‘redefines domestic terrorism’ ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced plans Wednesday to propose a bill that “redefines domestic terrorism” in light of an uptick in mass shootings nationwide. “There is an anger out there, where we are angry at ourselves, other Americans … and the enemy is within,” he s...
15:52 2019-08-14

Two more Texas shooting victims die in attack called domestic terrorism Two more victims of a shooting rampage at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas died of their wounds on Monday, police said, raising the death toll to 22 in a massacre that prosecutors say was an act of domestic terrorism....
00:52 2019-08-06

FBI investigating Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting as domestic terrorism attack The gunman killed three people, two of them children, and wounded 13 others with a Romanian-made AK-47 variant rifle at the festival.        ...
07:13 2019-08-07

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott launches domestic terrorism task force Less than two weeks after a gunman walked into an El Paso Walmart and killed 22 shoppers, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has launched a Domestic Terrorism Task Force to protect against statewide acts of extremism....
08:13 2019-08-15

Texas suspect charged with murder in shooting labeled domestic terrorism Texas prosecutors charged a man with capital murder for fatally shooting 20 people at a Walmart store in El Paso, one of two weekend shooting sprees that prompted U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday to condemn white supremacy and violent video games....
17:39 2019-08-05

FBI opens domestic terrorism case in Gilroy garlic festival shooting Three people were killed and 13 injured in the shooting at a popular California food festival last weekThe FBI is opening a domestic terrorism investigation into the shooting that killed three people at a popular California food festival last week.Authorities said in a Tuesday press conference that ...
12:52 2019-08-07

Mass Shootings Updates: Gilroy Attack Investigated as Domestic Terrorism The F.B.I. said it had opened a domestic terrorism investigation into the Gilroy shooting, while the Ohio governor proposed adopting a version of a “red flag” law....
21:52 2019-08-06

Days before El Paso shooting, former FBI official penned op-ed on rise of domestic terrorism TUCSON — Three days before the shooting in El Paso and three days after a gunman opened fire at a garlic festival in Gilroy, California, Frank Figliuzzi, a former FBI Assistant Director for counterintelligence wrote an op-ed in the New York Times about a rise in domestic terrorism in this coun...
23:26 2019-08-05

In the wake of two more hate-fueled mass shootings, when do we call it domestic terrorism? With two mass shootings in rapid succession, a question persists: when are these violent acts considered to be domestic terrorism?        ...
06:00 2019-08-05

Brussels conference discusses terrorism challenges in South Asia, Europe A group of Bangladeshi and European experts has recently met in Brussels to discuss how problems like religious fanaticism and immigration have affected not only South Asia, but also people in Europe and North America....
03:39 2019-10-10

GOP Sen. Martha McSally drafts bill making domestic terrorism a federal crime Sen. Martha McSally is seeking to make domestic terrorism a distinct federal crime, the latest sign that Republicans are increasingly serious about crafting a legislative response to recent mass shootings in Texas, Ohio and California.The Arizona Republican is aiming to close a loophole in the law ...
13:52 2019-08-14

‘Urgent Resolve’ to Fight Domestic Terrorism Faces Tall Legal Obstacles American law enforcement has far more latitude to investigate foreign terrorists than domestic ones. A shift would mean rethinking that strategy — and weathering the political blowback....
02:00 2019-08-06

Democrat O'Rourke proposes domestic terrorism agencies to combat hate, gun massacres Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke unveiled a plan on Friday to classify white supremacist violence as an organized crime problem and to create federal domestic terrorism offices, in a bid to combat hate crimes and gun violence in the United States....
15:26 2019-08-16

El Paso shooting suspect charged with capital murder; massacre being investigated as domestic terrorism Authorities announced Sunday the massacre at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas — where a gunman opened fire, killing at least 20 and wounding 26 others — is being investigated as a domestic terrorism case, and officials are looking into whether hate crime charges for the suspect, who's been charged with c...
21:13 2019-08-04

Gilroy Garlic Festival being investigated as domestic terrorism after gunman's 'target list' found, FBI says Authorities are investigating the deadly Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting as domestic terrorism after discovering the gunman had a "target list" — including churches, courthouses and locations specific to both political parties....
16:52 2019-08-07

Chancellor challenges Tory candidates' spending plans Philip Hammond has challenged Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt over their spending plans, saying the "fiscal firepower" built up for a no-deal Brexit will only be available if there is an "orderly transition"....
18:52 2019-07-01

Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg pitches $1B plan to restrict guns, fight domestic terrorism Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg laid out a plan Tuesday to fight and prevent domestic terrorism, like the type that emerged in Texas and Ohio last weekend and killed more than 30 people....
23:00 2019-08-06

Single murder charge filed against Texas shooting suspect, case treated as domestic terrorism A single capital murder charge was filed on Sunday against the man accused of killing 20 people and wounding more than two dozen others at a Walmart store in El Paso, a mass shooting authorities are viewing as a case of domestic terrorism....
14:39 2019-08-05

Mother of Quebec teen shot by police presents petition for body cameras at National Assembly A petition for Quebec police officers to wear body cameras was presented to the National Assembly by the mother of a teen shot and killed by SQ officers in 2018....
23:52 2019-06-13

‘Regional security and integration’ in Central Africa under threat, Security Council warned Recurrent and often deadly clashes between pastoralists and farmers in several countries in Central Africa continue to cause “serious concern”, threatening “regional security and integration”, a senior UN official warned the Security Council on Tuesday....
00:39 2019-06-05

UPDATE 1-Single murder charge filed against Texas shooting suspect, case treated as domestic terrorism A single capital murder charge was filed on Sunday against the man accused of killing 20 people and wounding more than two dozen others at a Walmart store in El Paso, a mass shooting authorities are viewing as a case of domestic terrorism....
14:13 2019-08-05

Far-Right Terrorism Is the Fastest Growing Threat to the U.K., Police Say The fastest growing terrorist threat to the U.K. comes from the far-right, Britain’s top counter-terrorism police officer said Thursday. Seven of the 22 terrorist plots to cause widespread loss of life in the U.K. since March 2017 came from people with extreme right-wing ideologies, said Neil ...
19:13 2019-09-20

Ukraine wants to stay out of U.S. domestic politics: presidential official Ukraine wants to stay out of a domestic political battle in Washington and any attempt by either side to take advantage of Ukraine would damage relations, a top official in President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's administration told Reuters....
00:39 2019-09-24

After Safari Ends in a Nightmare, Benin Awakens to the Threat of Terrorism A safari guide knew every watering hole in Pendjari National Park in Benin. He did not know that terrorists across the border could reach him in his country....
13:00 2019-08-20

Terrorism threat throws Sri Lanka tour to Pakistan in doubt Hosting Sri Lanka was meant to signify a new dawn for Pakistan cricket, but security concerns have cast doubt over the forthcoming tour later this month....
14:26 2019-09-12

Benin Awakens to the Threat of Terrorism After Safari Ends in a Nightmare A safari guide knew every watering hole in Pendjari National Park in Benin. He did not know that terrorists across the border could reach him in his country....
00:13 2019-08-21

"Terrorism Is Biggest Threat To Humanity": PM At BRICS Meet - 10 Points Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked world leaders to work together to "curb terrorism" on a global scale as he set out to hold talks with leaders including US President Donald Trump on the......
06:00 2019-06-28

S Jaishankar Says Terrorism "Gravest Threat" People Face In Asia Terrorism poses the "gravest threat" to the people in Asia and terrorists and their victims must never be equated, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said in Dushabe on Saturday....
13:26 2019-06-15

Democrats name 20 U.S. presidential candidates for first debate A sitting U.S. governor and a congressman will be among the four candidates left off the stage when the Democratic Party holds its pivotal first debate in Miami later this month....
03:00 2019-06-14

Loser in Indonesian Presidential Election Challenges Result in Court Prabowo Subianto, the losing candidate in last month’s Indonesian election, has filed a legal challenge over the results, in what likely will be his last chance to win the presidency after several unsuccessful campaigns....
21:00 2019-05-24

State-Sponsored Terrorism Biggest Threat: PM Modi In Maldives Parliament State sponsorship of terrorism is the biggest threat the world is facing, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in an address at the Maldivian Parliament today, in an apparent reference to Pakistan. PM......
22:39 2019-06-08

"Terrorism Is Biggest Threat To Humanity": PM Modi At BRICS Leaders' Meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi met US President Donald Trump alongside the G-20 Summit in Japan's Osaka. This is PM Modi's first meeting with President Trump after his reelection in the recently......
06:00 2019-06-28

Dem presidential candidates call for Kavanaugh’s impeachment WASHINGTON (AP) — At least two Democratic presidential candidates are calling for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in the face of a new, uninvestigated, allegation of sexual impropriety when he was in college. Kavanaugh was confirmed last October after emotional hearings in t...
22:26 2019-09-16

Why Impeachment Might Be Trouble for Some Democratic Presidential Candidates Top contenders like Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren can continue to command attention. Second- and third-tier candidates, however, are at greater risk of falling off the radar screen....
01:26 2019-09-27

Alexa users can soon donate to U.S. presidential candidates Amazon rolled out a new feature that lets Alexa users to donate to U.S. presidential candidates, and that enables campaigns to register as merchants.Read More...
22:00 2019-09-18

Tunisia’s Presidential Runoff: Two Candidates, and One Is in Jail The businessman, television boss and presidential contender Nabil Karoui has been held on corruption and money-laundering charges since August. That poses problems, whether he wins or loses....
20:39 2019-10-06

Where the top Democratic U.S. presidential candidates stand on 'Medicare for All' All of the Democratic presidential candidates debating on Thursday say universal healthcare is a top priority. They disagree, however, on the best path to achieve it....
13:26 2019-09-10

Anita Hill says female presidential candidates 'are not being taken seriously' Anita Hill has expressed her concern that female presidential candidates for the 2020 election are not being taken as seriously as their male counterparts....
22:39 2019-05-22

Tunisian candidates start their presidential campaigns Tunisian presidential candidates began campaigning on Monday for the Sept. 15 election against a backdrop of economic troubles and a militant shooting that underlined the challenges facing the only democracy to emerge from the 2011 Arab uprisings....
14:26 2019-09-02

Here’s Which Candidates Have Already Qualified for the Democratic Presidential Debate At least 14 Democratic presidential candidates — from former Vice President Joe Biden to self-help author Marianne Williamson — have already clinched spots on the first primary debate stage. Hosted by NBC News, MSNBC and Telemundo, the debates will be broadcast from Miami on June 26 and ...
20:52 2019-06-12

Jailed tycoon among Tunisia’s 26 presidential candidates A jailed media magnate is among the 26 candidates who are running in Tunisia’s presidential election The Tunisian election authority announced the candidates who qualified for the first round of voting in the North African country with a fragile democracy...
18:13 2019-08-31

NRA criticizes presidential candidates after mass shootings The National Rifle Association accused U.S. presidential candidates on Thursday of trying to politicize the deadly mass shootings in Ohio and Texas, warning against enhanced background checks for gun buyers a day after Republican President Donald Trump embraced the idea....
22:39 2019-08-08

U.N. Head Warns World Faces ‘Unprecedented Threat’ From Violent Extremism and Terrorism Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is warning that the world is facing “an unprecedented threat from intolerance, violent extremism and terrorism” that affects every country, exacerbating conflicts and destabilizing entire regions. The U.N. chief said “the new frontier is cyber-ter...
04:52 2019-09-26

19 Democratic Presidential Candidates Took the Stage Sunday. No One Stood Out Nineteen of the 24 Democratic presidential candidates took the stage in Iowa on Sunday at the largest cattle-call event for the historically large field to date, but none of them managed to leverage it into a star turn. At a fundraiser for the Iowa Democratic Party at the DoubleTree convention cente...
05:00 2019-06-10

In Baiting Candidates and Stoking Conflict, Did CNN’s Presidential Debates Go Too Far? (NEW YORK) — CNN poked and prodded for fault lines among Democrats running for president during both nights of debates this week, and that wasn’t to everyone’s liking. The network took a hit on social media and among some critics for baiting candidates and provoking conflict. Drawi...
01:52 2019-08-03

Here’s What the Candidates Said During Thursday’s Dramatic Democratic Presidential Debate Ten Democrats faced off Thursday in the dramatic second night of the 2020 Democratic debate in Miami. Front-runner and former Vice President Joe Biden stood center stage alongside high-profile candidates including Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, California Sen. Kamala Harris and South Bend, Ind. Mayor ...
11:13 2019-06-28

| Afghan presidential candidates fear for safety after attacks Candidates jockeying to become Afghanistan's next president lashed out at the incumbent Ashraf Ghani on Monday after deadly violence cast a shadow over the first official day of campaigning....
18:39 2019-07-31

As U.S. debt, deficits mount, presidential candidates sweep them under the rug In four hours of debate among Democratic contenders for the U.S. presidency, the word "deficit" was never uttered and the government's debt was mentioned only once....
12:26 2019-07-12

Presidential candidates back U.S. team's pay equality demands The U.S. women's national team's call for equal pay is gathering support from a number of presidential candidates and advocates as the World Cup holders keep obliterating the opposition in their pursuit of a fourth title in France....
18:52 2019-06-17

On Labor Day, presidential candidates turn the conversation to guns Democrats criticized President Trump and other Republicans for failing to consider gun-control measures and decried the president’s attitude toward organized labor....
03:26 2019-09-03

Fact-Checking the Candidates From the Third Democratic Presidential Debate Thursday’s night Democratic presidential debate featured all 10 leading candidates on one stage for the first time. Like the previous two debates, however, several candidates made comments that had dubious standing in the facts. These claims included comments about the economy, healthcare and ...
10:52 2019-09-13

Trump, GOP sue California over law requiring presidential candidates’ tax returns California’s law is “a naked political attack against the sitting President of the United States,” the state and national Republican parties argued in one of two lawsuits filed in U.S. District Court in Sacramento....
07:39 2019-08-07

July presidential debate could be the finale for up to half the candidates Tougher entry requirements for fall debates have campaigns scrambling for donors and poll numbers, and many candidates are struggling to hit the marks needed....
14:39 2019-07-19

Democratic presidential candidates mark 9/11 anniversary: 'We will always remember' The Democratic presidential candidates marked the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks by honoring the victims and highlighting how Americans come together in times of tragedy....
22:26 2019-09-11

With Sanders a 'yes', 10 presidential candidates to appear at CNN's LGBTQ town hall Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has accepted the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's invitation to appear at a CNN town hall next week focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer issues, bringing the number of Democratic presidential candidates participating in this historic event to 10....
16:26 2019-10-02

Yang’s ‘Freedom Dividend’ is the best bribe from presidential candidates Now let’s talk about the wonderful bribes being offered by presidential candidates who want your vote. And then let’s see if we can come up with something more to our liking. President Trump, who’ll be the Republican candidate, is bribing voters with promises of another tax cut and lower interest ra...
12:26 2019-09-17

In their own words: Presidential candidates share vision in books As the Democrats looking to unseat GOP President Donald Trump head into another round of debates Thursday, their policy positions and values will be whittled down to sound bites and talking points....
19:39 2019-09-12

Tackling 5G's security challenges 5G has tremendous potential to transform our lives, with the promise of enabling a truly connected world where smart cities, autonomous cars and smart factories are not just an aspirational concept but a reality. According to recent research from Ericsson, 5G will reach 40% population coverage and 1...
16:39 2019-07-23

El Paso shooting: Texas attack to be treated as 'domestic terrorism' after racist manifesto discovered online The mass shooting at a crowded department store in El Paso that killed 20 people and injured dozens more will be handled as a domestic terrorism case, authorities have said....
02:26 2019-08-06

Despite progress towards peace, Afghanistan facing ‘daunting challenges’ ahead of presidential vote The UN Special Representative in Afghanistan, Tadamichi Yamamoto, hailed on-going efforts made towards peace and the engagement of women and youth across the country, but warned the Security Council on Monday that “daunting challenges” remain....
14:39 2019-05-21

Democratic presidential candidates push for impeachment after Mueller remarks Democratic presidential candidates ratcheted up the pressure on U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to start the process of impeaching President Donald Trump after Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s first public comments on his two-year Russia probe....
23:00 2019-05-29

Whistleblower lawyer acknowledges client had 'contact' with presidential candidates Mark Zaid, one of the attorneys representing the whistleblower at the center of Democrats' impeachment inquiry, acknowledged in a statement on Wednesday that the whistleblower "has come into contact with presidential candidates from both parties" -- but insisted that the contact involved the politic...
09:39 2019-10-10

Algeria cancels July 4 presidential vote, rejects candidates Algeria's Constitutional Council says there will be no presidential election on July 4 as planned in the North African country after the two candidates — both unknowns — were rejected....
17:26 2019-06-02

Jimmy Carter Invokes Idea of ‘Age Limit’ for Presidential Candidates Mr. Carter, 94, said he wouldn’t be up to the rigors of the nation’s top job if he were 15 years younger. The three leading Democratic candidates are in their 70s....
03:52 2019-09-20

Democratic Presidential Candidates Call for Brett Kavanaugh’s Impeachment In the wake of a new report by The New York Times revealing additional information about sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh, several Democratic presidential candidates have called for Kavanaugh to be impeached....
01:39 2019-09-16

Presidential Candidates Flock to New Hampshire Democratic Party Convention The New Hampshire Democratic Party State Convention was expected to draw 19 of the candidates Saturday, offering an early test of campaign organization and enthusiasm....
18:13 2019-09-07

Ex-U.S. presidential candidates Hickenlooper, Inslee to run for office in home states Two Democratic governors who recently abandoned their long-shot presidential bids announced their next steps on Thursday, with both opting to run for office in the friendlier political territory of their home states....
19:13 2019-08-22

Sensing shift, Democratic presidential candidates vow action on gun violence Democratic presidential contenders on Wednesday vowed to pursue far-reaching limits on guns while standing up to the gun lobby, tackling an issue that has increasingly become a chief concern for their party's voters....
23:00 2019-10-02

Stephen Colbert Calls Out Long Shot Presidential Candidates “I mean, it is 20 people and if I am generous, six of them should be up there,” Colbert said of the Democratic debates. “I’m looking at you, Steve Bullock.”...
20:52 2019-08-02

Hong Kong 'one step closer to terrorism' ahead of national day protests Hong Kong police have warned the city has taken "one step closer to terrorism" as the city braces itself for violent protests on China's national day....
03:39 2019-10-01

Factbox: Presidential candidates back gun restrictions in wake of mass shootings Democratic presidential candidates have demanded action on proposals to curtail gun violence in the aftermath of two mass shootings that killed 31 people in Texas and Ohio over the weekend....
03:52 2019-08-07

As Presidential Candidates Descend on Detroit, the City Wants to Be the 'Engine of the Green New Deal' Detroit has seen its fair share of environmental disasters from industry pollution to ridiculous water bills. But the city is also building equitable solutions to address these issues, especially as climate change further threatens the health and well-being of Detroiters. Read more......
18:13 2019-07-31

Eight Democratic presidential candidates appear in video by gun safety group calling for action Warren, O’Rourke, Buttigieg, Booker, Harris, Klobuchar, Sanders and Biden take turns narrating a spot produced by an organization founder by former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords....
19:13 2019-09-09

Presidential candidates back U.S. women's soccer team's pay-equality demands The U.S. women's national team's call for equal pay is gathering support from a number of presidential candidates and advocates as the World Cup holders keep obliterating the opposition in their pursuit of a fourth title in France....
15:52 2019-06-18

Democratic presidential candidates denounce Biden's comments about segregationist senators Bill de Blasio and Cory Booker denounced Biden by name in a break with the practice most Democrats have followed on the trail thus far. Both men framed their criticism in personal terms....
20:52 2019-06-19

Alexa's latest skill: Helping users donate to presidential candidates Amazon introduces political features and seeks to be a neutral source of political news as the 2020 presidential race heats up. Donations are accepted, too.       ...
04:26 2019-09-19

Democrats appear headed for a one-night presidential debate featuring 10 candidates in September Two new polls released Wednesday did not help any additional candidates qualify for the debate stage in Houston. A formal announcement of qualifiers is expected Thursday....
22:26 2019-08-28

Democratic presidential candidates compete for Native American vote in key states As the Native American population grows and voter turnout increases, their votes could be pivotal in key primary states like Iowa, Arizona, and Nevada....
05:13 2019-10-02

Live Blogging the Democratic Presidential Candidates Competing to Be the Leftiest, at Netroots Because we are idiot masochists, we are spending this beautiful summer Saturday afternoon inside the Philadelphia Convention Center at the Netroots Nation Presidential Candidate Forum, where several candidates are scheduled to appear and tell us why they hate Trump the most of anyone. Join us!...
23:26 2019-07-13

The Democratic Presidential Candidates Mostly Agree on Marijuana Legalization. The Exception? Joe Biden In 2016, legalizing marijuana was a niche issue. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders mentioned it occasionally, while former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton supported the lesser step of removing pot from Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act. Things have changed. Nearly every major Democratic conte...
02:13 2019-06-08

I’ve Helped Presidential Candidates Prepare for Debates. Here’s What I’d Advise This Year’s Contenders. Over the past 15 years, I have helped a number of presidential candidates prepare for debates, and I am certain the 2020 contenders are feeling the pressure to have a breakout moment in their upcoming first round. But anyone looking to these events for clarity on the direction this race will take is...
14:26 2019-06-20

Democratic presidential candidates slam Trump for North Korea visit Several 2020 presidential candidates criticized President Donald Trump's meeting with Kim Jong Un in North Korea as a dangerous and one-sided gesture....
21:13 2019-06-30

South Carolina Will Host 21 Presidential Candidates, and C-Span Can’t Do Live Coverage After the state Democratic Party cut an unusual deal granting MSNBC live broadcasting rights, the public affairs network and Fox News lodged complaints....
01:52 2019-06-20

Factbox: Democratic presidential candidates back gun restrictions after mass shootings In the month since shooting sprees in Texas and Ohio that killed 31 people, Democrats running for president are pointing to inaction in Washington as evidence they should be elected, offering their own plans and proposals to curtail gun violence....
23:00 2019-09-10

The security challenges faced by open banking Open Banking was brought in by the Competition and Markets Authority in order to address how banks dealt with consumer financial information. It was born alongside a new regulation - the second ‘Payment Services Directive' (PSD2) - which came into force on the 13th of January, 2018. This...
12:13 2019-05-30

Survivors of Sexual Assault Are Voters Too. So Why Aren’t the Presidential Candidates Paying Attention to Them? This month marks the two-year anniversary of the #MeToo hashtag, but it also marks the start of a monumental shift. In just a few hours, sexual violence, including harassment, went from a topic seldom discussed on mainstream platforms to one that dominated headlines and affected everything from pop ...
15:26 2019-10-10

Eight Democratic presidential candidates appear in video by anti-gun-violence group calling for action Warren, O’Rourke, Buttigieg, Booker, Harris, Klobuchar, Sanders and Biden take turns narrating a spot produced by an organization founder by former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords....
01:39 2019-09-10

El Paso and Ohio shootings: Democratic presidential candidates blast NRA and Donald Trump Democratic presidential candidates have hit out at US President Donald Trump and the National Rifle Association amid two horrific mass shootings in the country....
11:13 2019-08-04

Algeria’s Constitutional Council: July 4 presidential vote cancelled since it rejected 2 candidates who tried to run ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria’s Constitutional Council: July 4 presidential vote cancelled since it rejected 2 candidates who tried to run. The post Algeria’s Constitutional Council: July 4 presidential vote cancelled since it rejected 2 candidates who tried to run appeared first on LE...
18:39 2019-06-02

Texas and Ohio shootings: Democratic presidential candidates blast NRA and Donald Trump Democratic presidential candidates have hit out at US President Donald Trump and the National Rifle Association amid two horrific mass shootings in the country....
22:26 2019-08-04

Democratic presidential candidates to tackle gun violence as impeachment talk looms large Ten of the leading contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination will gather in Las Vegas on Wednesday for an all-day forum on gun violence, tackling an issue that has increasingly become a chief concern for their party's voters....
14:52 2019-10-02

Democratic Presidential Candidates Continue to Live Rent Free in Trump's Head President Donald Trump gave a speech at the House Republican Conference Member Retreat dinner in Baltimore in the middle of the third Democratic presidential debate, and it’s clear that’s where his head actually was. Trump can’t get through a speech — even one like Thursday’s that was basically a re...
04:26 2019-09-13

| Double shootings heighten fears of 'white terrorism' in US Armed with assault rifles and clad in combat gear, two white men methodically gunned down nearly 30 people over the weekend, underscoring fears that 'white terrorism' is now the main threat in the United States....
18:39 2019-08-06

Future Security Challenges Could Be "Grave": Ajit Doval Stressing on the need to enhance the capabilities and professionalism of security forces, National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval on Wednesday said these measures were essential as future......
15:00 2019-05-22

New Legislation Would Help National Committees Improve Candidates' Cybersecurity In advance of the 2020 elections, a new federal law proposed on Tuesday seeks to remove impediments faced by national political committees when seeking to help shore up the cybersecurity of their state-level counterparts.Read more......
03:13 2019-05-22

Here are the 78 congressional Democrats and 8 additional Democratic presidential candidates who want to begin an impeachment inquiry against Trump Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Internal tensions over whether to impeach President Donald Trump are brewing among House Democrats, and more members are openly coming out in favor of impeachment with every passing day. The fervor for impeachment has only intensified as the Trump administration rampe...
07:26 2019-06-22

Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and other presidential candidates say Walmart should stop selling guns The company is facing mounting pressure from advocacy groups, politicians and its own employees to stop selling firearms and ammunition in its stores....
07:39 2019-08-10

Dangling protesters shut down Houston bridge ahead of Democratic presidential candidates debate Hours before the Democratic presidential candidates debate, anti-fossil fuel protesters forced the closure of a bridge outside Houston.        ...
01:13 2019-09-13

Joe Biden's running on a return to normalcy, but 'It's my turn' candidates tend to lose presidential elections Joe Biden's presidential campaign is built on a return to "normalcy," a time not too long ago, when he was vice president. He's selling familiarity, which to date has served him well in the polls, where he has boasted frontrunner status among the 2020 Democratic contenders since he announced his ru...
00:52 2019-09-08

Democrats to DOJ: Investigate white nationalists with same intensity as global terrorism after 9/11 In a letter, Sens. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Richard J. Durbin (D-Ill.) implored Attorney General William P. Barr and FBI Director Christopher A. Wray to address white nationalism with the fervor it applies to international terrorism....
20:39 2019-08-08

Iran accuses US think tank of 'economic terrorism,' threatens action by 'security apparatuses' The Iranian government said Saturday that it had imposed sanctions in the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD), a Washington-based think tank that has led criticism of the 2015 nuclear deal....
06:13 2019-08-25

Top Army Commanders To Meet Next Week On Emerging Security Challenges Top Army commanders will meet next week to discuss emerging security and administrative challenges and chart a course for the force, an Army spokesperson said on Friday. The latest edition of the Army......
00:26 2019-10-12

Nearly half of House Democrats back impeachment inquiry of Trump, amplified by calls from presidential candidates The push to oust Trump was also accelerated by Mueller’s testimony confirming that the president could be charged with obstruction of justice after he leaves office....
08:13 2019-08-02

Nigerian President Buhari sworn in for second term, facing key security challenges Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari took the reins of leadership for another term on Wednesday, against a tense backdrop of insecurity and economic uncertainty....
02:26 2019-05-30

Afghans Vote in Presidential Election Under Threat of Violence With peace talks on hold, the Taliban have stepped up attacks, and Afghans fear that a bitterly contested presidential election could lead to political paralysis....
12:26 2019-09-28

Elizabeth Warren tops Democratic candidates in national poll for first time New Quinnipiac survey finds Massachusetts senator polling at 27% with Biden on 25% and Sanders 16%Elizabeth Warren’s surge to the very top of the Democratic primary field is continuing, after the Massachusetts senator topped a national poll for the first time on Wednesday.A survey by Quinnipiac foun...
10:00 2019-09-26

'Is white supremacy not a global issue?' Ocasio-Cortez dissects FBI’s terrorism definition – video The US congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has questioned the FBI over a potential double standard for perpetrators of violent extremism. She said Muslim mass killers tended to be charged with terrorism while massacres by white supremacists were considered only to be hate crimes. ‘Doesn’t it seem...
16:52 2019-06-06

Air France to offset emissions from domestic flights by 2020 The chief executive of Air France said the French airline will invest “several million euros” in projects such as planting trees to soak up CO2 emitted by about 500 daily flights in France....
20:26 2019-10-01

The Top Issues and Candidates for Californians in 2020 Thursday: A new state survey shows a three-way tie for Democrats. Also: The latest developments in the Trump impeachment inquiry, and a homestead in the high desert....
17:39 2019-10-03

Presidential candidate Andrew Yang wants to make Tax Day a national holiday DES MOINES, Iowa — Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang said if he won the White House, he’d turn Tax Day into a party. “I would turn Tax Day into revenue day. I would make it a national holiday and we would celebrate the fact that we had another awesome year, hundreds of billions in ...
05:13 2019-08-10

Where do the 2020 Democratic candidates stand on the key issues? Almost two dozen Democratic candidates are vying for the party’s nomination to take on Trump in the 2020 race. Here’s where they stand on the key issues Continue reading......
07:39 2019-06-13

Here Are the Issues the 2020 Democratic Candidates Are Tweeting About Most With more than 20 candidates fighting for the presidential nomination of the U.S. Democratic party, it can be tough for presidential hopefuls to stand out and find their signature issue. Some have tried to capitalize on a certain topic while others try to cover all their bases, as seen in a recent a...
11:00 2019-07-17

Ten Democratic 2020 candidates to debate on one night Democrats will hold a single debate for 10 U.S. presidential contenders next month, leaving out 10 other candidates who did not meet the party's more stringent criteria for participation, the Democratic National Committee announced on Thursday....
21:13 2019-08-29

Ten U.S. Democratic 2020 candidates to debate on one night Democrats will hold a single debate for 10 U.S. presidential contenders next month, leaving out 10 other candidates who did not meet the party's more stringent criteria for participation, the Democratic National Committee announced on Thursday....
01:26 2019-08-30

Where The 2020 Democratic Candidates Stand On Medicare For All The second Democratic primary debate on Thursday night saw an extended period of serious policy discussion on the future of the nation’s health care. While Medicare-for-all has been the rallying cry of those on the party’s left flank, the candidates on the stage were split, with most arg...
22:39 2019-06-28

People are still the biggest security threat New research from Proofpoint has revealed that more than 99 percent of cyberattacks require human interaction to execute.To compile its Human Factor report, the cybersecurity firm conducted an 18-month analysis of data collected across its global customer base. Vice president of Threat Operations fo...
22:00 2019-09-09

Phishing is the top security threat for businesses A security service developed by the telecommunications firm Telefónica, in collaboration with McAfee and Allot, has revealed that the majority of the threats (89%) it has blocked so far are related to phishing.During the first two months in which it was deployed, the security service also disco...
03:26 2019-08-14

US Democrat presidential debate: Candidates battle on gun control, healthcare in high stakes TV debate Donald Trump has branded the US Democratic presidential debate "boring" and slammed the host networks after a technical glitch derailed its second half....
19:00 2019-06-27

As 2020 Candidates Struggle to Be Heard, Their Grumbling Gets Louder There’s only so much room in the spotlight in the Democratic presidential race, leaving some candidates feeling left out. “It’s a ‘Hunger Games’ situation,” one said....
23:00 2019-06-11

Here's where the top Democratic 2020 candidates stand on climate change Climate change has escalated into one of the most important issues for Democratic voters, so here's where each of the 10 leading Democratic candidates stand on climate change....
22:26 2019-09-04

The Point: Our latest rankings of the 2020 Democratic candidates There are (still) 20 candidates running for the Democratic presidential nomination, but only half of that number will appear on the debate stage a week from today in Houston....
08:52 2019-09-06

| Democratic 2020 candidates call for Trump's impeachment Several candidates seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination have seized upon remarks by Special Counsel Robert Mueller to call for the impeachment of President Donald Trump....
05:39 2019-05-30

There's a Glaring Flaw With Each of the 2020 Candidates' Rally Playlists The New York Times has a big interactive out today about the playlists the 2020 Democrats (and President Donald Trump) play at their campaign rallies. Immediately, there were several glaring issues, among them being: Where, oh where, is beloved teen superstar Billie Eilish, who currently has the No....
17:52 2019-08-20

How 2020 Democratic candidates reacted to Trump meeting with Kim Democrats running for president in 2020 expressed skepticism President Donald Trump's meeting with Kim Jong Un would yield tangible results, with some arguing Trump's actions are hurting America's standing in the world and elevating the North Korean dictator....
18:00 2019-07-01

Pew: 65% of Democratic voters have positive view of 2020 candidates Democratic voters have a better impression of their party's presidential candidates this year compared to similar points in the past eight elections, a Pew survey released Thursday indicates....
03:26 2019-07-19

Where all the 2020 Democratic candidates went to college and grad school Elizabeth for MA There are currently 24 Democratic candidates running for president in 2020, and they all boast impressive resumés. 13 out of the 24 declared candidates attended an Ivy League university for undergrad or grad school, 13 have law degrees, and two are Rhodes scholars. Here's w...
23:39 2019-06-09

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18:26 2019-06-28

Warren challenges 2020 Democrats to embrace 10-year clean energy transition U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday challenged her rivals for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination to commit to transition the United States fully to clean energy over the next decade for electricity, vehicles and buildings....
05:39 2019-09-04

Afghanistan bolsters security as Taliban threatens presidential poll Afghanistan deployed more than 100,000 troops and police on Thursday to guard polling stations in a presidential election which the Taliban has threatened to disrupt with suicide bombings and rocket attacks....
14:13 2019-09-26

'Leader of the resistance': Democratic 2020 candidates converge on California Fourteen hopefuls flock to party convention in anti-Trump state with newly pivotal role in primariesOn a recent visit to California, Joe Biden polished off a plate of tacos with the Los Angeles mayor, Eric Garcetti. Pete Buttigieg was feted by Gwyneth Paltrow at a star-studded fundraising event in L...
08:39 2019-06-01

2020 sweepstakes: Dem candidates compete to give away billions in taxpayer $$ "Medicare-for-all" and free community college are just the starting point. Some candidates vying for the Democratic presidential nomination are going beyond promising gobs of government benefits and proposing a more straightforward approach -- simply giving away money....
16:26 2019-08-06

With the 2020 Democratic Field Set, Candidates Begin the Races Within the Race The competitive lanes are set as candidates vie for black voters, women, younger voters — but they are fluid. One thing seems sure: Joseph R. Biden’s lead will be tested....
13:13 2019-05-27

Bullock joins second 2020 Democratic debate, rest of candidates the same Governor Steve Bullock of Montana will be the only new face on stage for the second round of Democratic presidential debates later this month in Detroit, the Democratic National Committee said on Wednesday....
03:13 2019-07-18

Most 2020 Democratic candidates tiptoe around question of impeaching Trump Fewer than one-third of the 23 Democrats vying for the nomination are issuing calls to start the impeachment process, citing evidence in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report they believe shows Trump obstructed justice....
20:52 2019-05-26

DNC makes it harder for 2020 candidates to make cut for fall debates The Democratic National Committee on Wednesday increased the thresholds for 2020 presidential hopefuls to participate in the third and fourth debates this September and October in an effort to whittle down the expanding field of candidates. The debate will be hosted by ABC News in partnership with U...
21:13 2019-05-29

On Edge: 2020 Democratic Candidates Face the Prospect of Being Cut from Debates MIAMI (AP) — The largest presidential field in modern Democratic politics could quickly shrink as more than half of the contenders are in real danger of failing to meet tougher requirements to participate in the fall round of debates.Short on support and money and bound by tough party rules, o...
13:26 2019-07-01

Jimmy Carter shades 2020 Dem candidates: ‘I hope there’s an age limit’ Former President Jimmy Carter said Tuesday that he believes he wouldn’t be able to be serve as commander in chief past the age of 80. Carter, who turns 95 on Oct. 1, made the statement while answering audience questions at his annual address at the Carter Center in Atlanta. “I hope there...
11:13 2019-09-18

Former DNC Chairwoman Donna Brazile: Complaining 2020 candidates know the rules 2020 Democratic presidential candidates who are complaining about debate qualifications knew the DNC’s rules and party standards, former DNC Chairwoman Donna Brazile argued Tuesday....
23:39 2019-08-27

Fight for $15: 2020 candidates slam McDonald’s over workers pay The comments by Sanders to McDonald's employees came as the fast food chain's workers are holding protests around the U.S. to spotlight poor wages.        ...
22:39 2019-05-23

The Trailer: The guide to the feuding among candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination In this edition: A guide to recognizing your Democratic feuds, the left's big plans for Queens, and data on who Democratic voters want to go away, already....
06:26 2019-06-21

Brazilian citizen data under threat with sale of national tech firms A manifesto released by the employees at one of the state-controlled firms to be privatized by the government raises concerns over the future of information belonging to millions of citizens....
13:52 2019-09-01

Gareth Southgate challenges England midfield hopefuls to nail down Euro 2020 role Gareth Southgate claims there are now "four or five guys you would expect to see on the teamsheet" for England, but it is doubtful any of those are in midfield....
14:52 2019-09-09

As Democratic voters warm to free trade, White House candidates struggle for positions Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren is churning out reams of policy proposals on everything from daycare to manufacturing. But despite her piles of written plans, she has yet to tackle trade....
12:39 2019-06-13

Trudeau says security threat ‘will not change’ how he conducts campaign When asked by reporters about the vest he wore at Sunday's event, Trudeau said his first concern was the safety of his family and the other Canadians in the room....
21:52 2019-10-13

Is Huawei a Security Threat? Vietnam Isn’t Taking Any Chances As the world splits along U.S.-China fault lines, telecom companies in Vietnam appear to be quietly avoiding the Chinese tech giant in their 5G plans....
18:00 2019-07-18

Possible Security Threat To Jammu And Kashmir BJP Leaders, Say Officials An intelligence input has been passed on to the Jammu and Kashmir police about a possible threat to some BJP leaders including its president Ravinder Raina, officials said Saturday....
22:39 2019-06-08

How Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden would increase Social Security benefits Biden, who is currently leading in the polls, wants to change Social Security to prevent the eldest workers from running out of money and the the poorest from retiring into poverty. To do that, the plan calls for raising taxes on high earners....
19:13 2019-07-31

When ‘Get Out’ Is a President’s National Security Strategy President Trump has demonstrated that in his pursuit of ending America’s “endless wars,” no troop presence abroad is too small to escape his desire to terminate it....
08:00 2019-10-08

Sanders, other U.S. Democratic 2020 candidates back workers in dispute with McDonald's As a part of a push to increase the minimum wage for American workers, Bernie Sanders, a U.S. senator and Democratic presidential candidate, on Thursday waded into a dispute between McDonald's Corp and its employees....
18:26 2019-05-23

Four Democratic 2020 candidates court South Carolina's black voters Four of the two dozen Democrats vying for their party's 2020 U.S. presidential nomination appeared at a Black Economic Alliance forum in Charleston, South Carolina, on Saturday, with an eye on the key role black voters will play in the early-voting state....
22:26 2019-06-15

‘This Is a Sickness.’ 2020 Democratic Candidates Point to NRA in Wake of Mass Shootings (LAS VEGAS) — Democratic presidential candidates expressed outrage Saturday that mass shootings have become chillingly common nationwide and blamed the National Rifle Association and its congressional allies after a gunman opened fire at a shopping area near the Texas-Mexico border. “It&...
02:39 2019-08-05

Democratic 2020 candidates clash on healthcare, immigration and economy in first debate Ten candidates took the stage for the first of back-to-back debates, and cast themselves in sharp contrast with TrumpTen Democratic presidential candidates cast themselves in sharp contrast to Donald Trump in the first primary debate of the 2020 election on Wednesday night, even as they disagreed on...
18:39 2019-06-27

Democratic 2020 candidates court South Carolina's black voters Four of the two dozen Democrats vying for the party's 2020 U.S. presidential nomination will appear at a Black Economic Alliance forum in Charleston, South Carolina, on Saturday, with an eye on the key role black voters will play in the early-voting state....
13:52 2019-06-15

Trump may have already lost Iowa to the 2020 Democratic candidates – over corn | Art Cullen Trump’s ethanol waivers have Iowa farmer fuming, and the Democrats have come calling with cogent rural agendasYou might think that when President Trump calls in his ambassador to China they would talk about the trade war.Nope. Continue reading......
21:39 2019-09-16

Joe Biden, Kamala Harris and other 2020 candidates prepare for debate rematch Biden will go head-to-head with Harris and Cory Booker, who reflect an increasingly young and diverse Democratic partyJoe Biden on Wednesday will face rival Kamala Harris in a highly anticipated rematch after a searing confrontation during last month’s presidential debate that reshaped the 2020 Demo...
23:00 2019-07-31

2020 candidates overlooking Nevada as Sen. Reid calls it ‘gateway to the west’ Diversity. That’s what differentiates Nevada from Iowa and New Hampshire, and why former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) believes it’s crucial for any presidential candidate hoping to reach the White House to campaign in the Silver State....
02:00 2019-10-05

Three DHS secretaries disagree with Trump: Mexico border not a top security threat The U.S.-Mexico border, where President Trump is building a wall and to which he has dispatched troops, is not among the nation's top homeland security concerns, a bipartisan group of former secretaries of homeland security said Monday....
03:13 2019-09-10

Walmart Workers' New Security Threat Is Active Shooters, Not Shoplifters Walmart, with thousands of stores across the country, is often a target for criminals. But the retail giant has never before experienced the kind of carnage left by a mass shooting at one of its stores in El Paso, Texas, this weekend....
17:39 2019-08-05

Huawei security threat derives from its sheer scale, says analysis Cybersecurity report warns Chinese tech firm’s breadth exposes customers to riskHuawei’s threat to national security is inextricably linked to the company’s sheer scale, according to an analysis of the Chinese tech company from threat intelligence firm Recorded Future.Rather than focusing attention ...
16:52 2019-06-10

As Pilgrims Are Advised To Leave Kashmir, Concerns About Security Threat Amarnath Yatra pilgrims and tourists have been asked by the Jammu and Kashmir government to "immediately" cut short their stay in the Kashmir Valley and go back, in an unprecedented advisory amid......
19:26 2019-08-02

Amid Massive Security, Terror Threat, J&K Ready For Independence Day Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place in Jammu and Kashmir as the nation gets ready to celebrate its 73rd Independence Day on Thursday. Nearly 1.5 lakh police personnel - paramilitary......
00:39 2019-08-15

Which 2020 presidential candidate is spending the most? To identify the presidential candidates spending the most, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed official campaign spending between Jan. 1, 2019 and June 30, 2019.       ...
21:52 2019-08-14

Gov. Jay Inslee Ends His 2020 Presidential Bid (OLYMPIA, Wash.) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who made fighting climate change the central theme of his presidential campaign, announced Wednesday night that he is ending his bid for the 2020 Democratic nomination. Inslee announced his decision on MSNBC, saying it’s become clear that he...
03:52 2019-08-22

Hamza bin Laden dead: White House says son of Osama bin Laden has been killed counter-terrorism operation Hamza bin Laden, the son of former al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, has been killed in a counter-terrorism operation in the Afghanistan and Pakistan region, the White House has said....
09:39 2019-09-15

Media IT networks a national security risk: AFP Journalists' organisations don't have the infrastructure to prevent top secret information leaked to them from being scooped up by foreign state actors. That's quite worrying, says the Australian Federal Police....
08:13 2019-08-14

Secretary Pompeo could also be national security adviser Just one day after President Donald Trump dismissed national security adviser John Bolton, administration officials are discussing the possibility of replacing Bolton with his chief rival, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Under this scenario, the country's top diplomat would absorb the national secur...
22:26 2019-09-12

Trump can't buy Greenland, but it is crucial to US national security Greenland might not be for sale, but the ice-covered island is strategically crucial to American national security and will likely play an important role as the United States, Russia, and China compete in the Arctic....
01:26 2019-08-17

Uncle Sam wants hackers to help it bolster US national security The annual "hacker" conference known as DEF CON has been a target for undercover domestic intelligence agencies, and even foreign spies allegedly posing as documentary crews and trying to blend in with the Sin City crowd....
02:13 2019-08-31

2020 Candidates Try a New Tactic to Convince Supporters to Donate: Brutal, Shameless Honesty The trick to staying competitive in the Democratic presidential primary is money—and lots of it. So it’s at the close of the third fundraising quarter that a couple of middle-tier candidates have showcased a new fundraising strategy: Telling their supporters it’ll be the end of th...
22:00 2019-09-30

Conrad Black: 2020 Dems are 'ludicrous troop of unqualified candidates'; Biden 'not up for the job' The 2020 Democratic field is a collection of nearly two-dozen unqualified presidential hopefuls -- led by former Vice President Joe Biden, who is not ready for the job, Conrad Black said Wednesday....
06:26 2019-07-11

Planned Parenthood vows to spend $45M in 2020 to elect abortion-rights candidates Planned Parenthood, the behemoth nonprofit organization that provides reproductive health care and is the nation’s largest abortion provider, says it’s making a major investment in the 2020 elections....
16:39 2019-10-09

2020 Democratic Candidates Pledge Support for LGBTQ Community at Town Hall (LOS ANGELES) — Democratic presidential candidates took a detour Thursday from a 2020 campaign roiled by the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump to make a play for support within a key party constituency: LGBTQ voters. At a time of anxiety for many members of the LGBTQ community, who...
14:39 2019-10-11

Obama-era DHS secretary hits 2020 Dem candidates for 'extreme' and 'unworkable' immigration ideas Jeh Johnson, who served as former President Obama's Homeland Security secretary, called out Democratic presidential candidates for embracing "extreme" policies on immigration, like rejecting the deportation of those here illegally and decriminalizing illegal border crossings. ...
17:52 2019-07-08

2020 Democratic candidates blame the NRA, push gun-control measures after El Paso shooting Associated Press/John Locher Democratic presidential candidates blasted the National Rifle Association and congressional Republicans in the wake of the El Paso shooting that killed 20 people on Saturday. Candidates including Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, former Vice President Joe Biden, and Minnesot...
16:26 2019-08-04

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio Drops Out of 2020 Race. There Are Still 19 Candidates Left New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday that he is ending his presidential campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. That leaves 19 candidates left in the race. “Getting out there, being able to hear people’s concerns [and] address them with new ideas has been...
19:13 2019-09-20

Democratic 2020 candidates pitch Iowa party leaders on how to beat Trump Nineteen Democratic presidential candidates delivered rapid-fire sales pitches to Iowa party leaders on Sunday, touting their ability to energize voters, win the White House and deliver on longtime party goals such as universal healthcare....
02:13 2019-06-10

2020 preview election: Democrats surging in Virginia, pro-Trump candidates threatened The first election slated to test 2020 candidates, Virginia’s statewide legislative balloting, shows a surge for Democrats and a disadvantage for candidates who support President Trump, according to a just-released survey of likely voters in the commonwealth....
13:13 2019-10-08

Canada's Trudeau vows to forge ahead with campaign after security threat Canada's Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Sunday that he will not change the way he is campaigning ahead of the Oct. 21 federal election after a security threat forced him to wear a bulletproof vest at a campaign rally on Saturday....
06:13 2019-10-14

Mamata Banerjee Regime Threat To India's Internal Security: BJP Leader Bharatiya Janata Party general secretary in-charge of West Bengal Kailash Vijayvargiya on Tuesday claimed there was a threat to the country's internal security from the Trinamool Congress government......
18:52 2019-06-11

Cyber threat intelligence: the key to trust and security for the digital finance world In 2017, the value per Bitcoin reached over €20,000 (£17,324) - a climax in the hype surrounding the cryptocurrency. However, confidence has been lacking for the price to remain stable. To date, online currencies are more speculation than real means of payment as concerns around security...
13:00 2019-05-29

Queues At ATMs, Fuel Pumps In Srinagar After J&K Security Threat: Updates Tourists and pilgrims on the Amarnath Yatra have been asked by the Jammu and Kashmir government to "immediately" cut short their stay in the Kashmir Valley and return. Pilgrims and tourists have never......
19:26 2019-08-02

Iran checks cyber security at key energy sites, eyes U.S. threat Iran has launched an inspection of security at its key Gulf oil and gas facilities, including preparedness for cyber attacks, the Oil Ministry news agency SHANA said, following media reports of Washington weighing possible cyber attacks on Tehran....
08:39 2019-09-27

De Blasio presidential campaign raises just $1.1M for 2020 bid Mayor Bill de Blasio raised $1.1 million for his quixotic presidential campaign, according to his campaign spokeswoman. That amount is less than half the $2.3 million that fellow 2020 contender and New Yorker Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand brought in. The lead fundraiser in the crowded Democratic field for...
01:26 2019-07-16

You'll be able to contribute to 2020 presidential campaigns via Alexa With debates underway and just a few months until the first primaries, 2020 presidential election campaigns are in full swing, and you'll soon have another way to donate to your favorite candidate. Campaigns can sign up to receive contributions via A......
19:26 2019-09-18

The pointless puppetry of national security's parliamentary processes When is the government not the government? When is an opposition party not an opposition? Whenever Australia considers giving spooks and cops more powers, that's when. So, frequently....
16:13 2019-08-16

Trump names five finalists for national security adviser President Trump told reporters on Air Force One that he now has five finalists for the position of national security adviser, though an aide later said there were more....
02:52 2019-09-18

Google flags U.S. national security risks from Huawei ban - FT Alphabet Inc's Google has warned if the U.S. administration moves ahead with sweeping ban on Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, it risks compromising national security, the Financial Times reported on Thursday....
07:13 2019-06-07

Shock Over 2-Year-Old's Murder In UP, Probe Under National Security Act On Sunday, stray dogs appearing to carry human body parts alerted the police in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh to a horrific crime. A search revealed the mutilated body of a two-year-old girl, whose family......
08:26 2019-06-07

Google flags U.S. national security risks from Huawei ban: FT Alphabet Inc's Google has warned if the U.S. administration moves ahead with sweeping ban on Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, it risks compromising national security, the Financial Times reported on Thursday....
08:26 2019-06-07

Bolton out as national security adviser after clashing with Trump Bolton, who was Trump’s third national security adviser, took issue with the president’s assertion that he was fired, saying that he had offered his resignation....
22:39 2019-09-10

Factbox: Trump's new national security adviser, in his own words U.S. President Donald Trump named Robert O'Brien on Wednesday as his latest White House national security adviser, picking a lawyer who has worked to secure the release of hostages to replace John Bolton, with whom Trump parted acrimoniously....
00:52 2019-09-19

Former UK spymaster plays down national security fears over Huawei China has not tried to use Huawei network equipment for spying in Britain, a former head of the country's foreign intelligence service said Wednesday....
19:00 2019-10-09

"National Security Our Priority": PM After War Memorial Visit Before Oath Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who visited the National War Memorial this morning, before he takes oath for a second term in office this evening, paid his tribute to soldiers who lost their lives in......
08:39 2019-05-30

‘Trump Unplugged’: A President as His Own National Security Adviser President Trump is now free to command his foreign policy after dumping John R. Bolton, the last major internal counterweight to his dealings with North Korea, Russia and the Taliban....
06:52 2019-09-11

US national security adviser in UAE amid tensions with Iran ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, a longtime hawk on Iran, is visiting the United Arab Emirates amid heightened tensions across the Persian Gulf. John Bolton tweeted he had arrived in the Emirates for meetings Wednesday “to discuss...
06:00 2019-05-29

President Trump Names New National Security Adviser (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday he’s naming hostage negotiator Robert O’Brien as his new national security adviser. Trump tweeted the announcement from California, while on the third and final day of a West Coast fundraising swing. “I am pleased to announ...
20:13 2019-09-18

Kudlow: US sales to Huawei won’t imperil national security WASHINGTON (AP) — White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow says President Donald Trump won’t back off national security concerns after agreeing to allow U.S. companies to sell some components to Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei (WAH’-way). Kudlow tells “Fox News Sunday̶...
18:00 2019-06-30

Pro Football Hall of Fame modern-era candidates for 2020: Troy Polamalu tops list The Pro Football Hall of Fame will induct eight new members this weekend. There will be 20 enshrinees in 2020. Who are the best modern-era candidates?       ...
18:39 2019-08-02

Dem governors fear down-ballot impact of 2020 candidates' far-left positions: 'It scares people' Democratic governors are sounding the alarm that the increasingly far-left positions taken by the party's 2020 presidential candidates are harming electoral chances of down-ballot candidates....
12:39 2019-07-20

Pro Football Hall of Fame non-modern era 2020 candidates: Robust list of senior hopefuls As many as 10 senior candidates could be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2020. Who are the top contenders for enshrinement?       ...
09:13 2019-08-04

Patents on plants: Is the sellout of genes a threat to farmers and global food security? The number of property claims on plants by companies is rising. This can have dramatic consequences for farmers around the globe, as a case in India shows....
17:00 2019-09-03

Social media threat leads to extra security at Tortolita Middle School TUCSON – A social media threat prompted additional police presence at Tortolita Middle School on Tuesday. According to Marana Unified School District, Pima County Sheriff’s Department did not find the messages as a credible threat. Police encourage students to share any information they may have. Th...
23:26 2019-10-01

Canada’s Justin Trudeau wears bulletproof vest after security threat: reports Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wore a bulletproof vest onstage Saturday night as he delivered a speech amid heavy security after authorities learned of a security threat, according to reports....
18:39 2019-10-13

MSNBC's Stephanie Ruhle asks if Trump could be reported as a 'security threat' following ABC interview MSNBC anchor Stephanie Ruhle questioned whether President Trump will be reported to the authorities as a "security threat" following his interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos. ...
05:00 2019-06-13

Amarnath Yatra Pilgrims, Tourists Asked To Leave J&K Amid Security Threat Amarnath Yatra pilgrims and tourists have been asked by the Jammu and Kashmir government to "immediately" cut short their stay in the Kashmir Valley and go back, in an unprecedented advisory amid......
17:13 2019-08-02

Explainer: What early U.S. presidential polls tell us about the 2020 race Anyone paying the slightest attention to the Democratic presidential campaign has likely seen headlines on the latest "horse race" opinion polls, highlighting one candidate's rise or another's decline....
13:52 2019-08-21

TV networks staffing up to cover 2020 presidential election NEW YORK (AP) — The competitive chiefs of ABC, CBS and NBC News can agree on one thing. Each news division is adding more staff to cover the 2020 presidential election than they have for any other campaign. That’s partially due to growing digital operations at the three broadcast news organiza...
23:13 2019-06-06

US Senator Hires Several Indian-Americans For His 2020 Presidential Bid US Senator Cory Booker has hired over a dozen Asian American Pacific Islanders, mostly Indian-Americans, for his 2020 presidential campaign which is said to be the largest among the Democratic......
04:01 2019-06-01

Majority of Americans say they won't donate to 2020 presidential campaigns Political polarization is spurring voter engagement and more small-dollar donors for 2020 presidential campaigns. But the majority of Americans have not donated or have no plans to donate money to candidates, according to the CNBC and Acorns survey....
14:39 2019-07-01

NY Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand drops out of 2020 presidential race New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is dropping out of the 2020 presidential race. The 52-year-old Democrat announced her decision in a tweet Wednesday as her campaign, which once looked to ride strong #MeToo credentials, was plagued by low polling and fundraising struggles. “I am so proud of this team...
05:13 2019-08-29

UAW-GM picket lines become 2020 U.S. presidential campaign battleground Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is scheduled to join United Auto Workers members on a picket line in Detroit on Wednesday, underscoring the extent to which the longest auto worker strike in nearly 30 years has become a political event....
01:26 2019-09-25

Steyer pledges to spend $100M on 2020 presidential bid, already going up with TV ads Billionaire progressive activist and Trump impeachment advocate Tom Steyer is planning to pour millions of his own money into his newly launched campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination....
01:00 2019-07-10

John Hickenlooper Ends 2020 Presidential Campaign (DENVER) — Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday ended his longshot bid for the Democratic presidential nomination and said he may instead challenge one of the most vulnerable Senate Republicans in 2020. In a video message, Hickenlooper said he had heard from many in his state urg...
14:13 2019-08-16

Presidential pot: Why 2020 Democrats are ready to legalize marijuana Joe Biden's reluctance to endorse full legalization could upset younger, cannabis-focused voters interested in social-justice reform.        ...
19:00 2019-09-07

Kirsten Gillibrand Drops Out of 2020 Presidential Race (WASHINGTON) — Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand is dropping out of the 2020 presidential race as a campaign that once looked poised to ride strong #MeToo credentials to formidability was instead plagued by low polling and major fundraising struggles. The 52-year-old New York senator said Wednesday ...
20:00 2019-08-29

Here's Every 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidate's Plan to End Gun Violence Last week, the issue of gun control took center stage among the Democratic presidential candidates at the Detroit debates and in the wake of the Gilroy, California and Brownsville, Brooklyn shootings (and days before shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio over the weekend). Gun violence—and i...
22:13 2019-08-05

Mitt Romney says he may skip 2020 presidential endorsement PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Mitt Romney says he’s not sure if he will endorse President Donald Trump for a second term and that he may not support anyone during the 2020 campaign. The Republican Utah senator and former presidential contender spoke to reporters Friday during an annual gathering of p...
23:01 2019-06-07

Former GOP Rep. Mark Sanford Exploring Bid for 2020 Presidential Nomination Mark Sanford said he’s exploring a bid for the 2020 Republican nomination since Donald Trump doesn’t deserve re-election — but that he’d still vote for the president over a Democrat. “He’s taking us in the wrong direction,” Sanford said on NBC’s &ldquo...
23:13 2019-08-19

U.S. presidential candidate Cory Booker proposes office to fight white supremacy U.S. Senator Cory Booker on Thursday said he would create a White House office to combat white supremacy and hate crimes if elected, becoming the latest Democratic presidential candidate to call for action after a racially motivated massacre in Texas....
15:52 2019-08-16

White House announces presidential delegation to attend Women's World Cup final The White House on Wednesday announced it is sending a presidential delegation to the Women’s World Cup final where the U.S. will take on the winner between the Netherlands and Sweden....
04:52 2019-07-04

2020 Democratic hopeful agrees with Harry Reid on warning for candidates running on progressive platforms Congressman and 2020 hopeful Tim Ryan, D-Oh., said he agreed with former Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, who warned Democratic nominees running on "Medicare-for-all" platforms that the strategy would be a flub in the general election. ...
02:39 2019-08-22

National-security concerns threaten undersea cable to China: WSJ U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable between Los Angeles and Hong Kong, backed by Alphabet Inc's Google , Facebook Inc and a Chinese partner, over national-security concerns, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday....
18:52 2019-08-28

Huawei protests FCC actions to block it in the U.S. on national security grounds Huawei released an ex parte memo today outlining its position against the Federal Communications Commissions national security related ban of its equipment....
03:26 2019-06-13

Trump Ousts John Bolton as National Security Adviser President Trump had complained privately in recent months that Mr. Bolton was too hawkish, a tension made worse in recent weeks over Iran and North Korea....
01:26 2019-09-11

Trump fires John Bolton as national security adviser President Trump on Tuesday announced that he had fired embattled national security adviser John Bolton. “I informed John Bolton last night that his services are no longer needed at the White House. I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others in the Administration, and therefore ...
23:26 2019-09-10

After Clashing With Trump, John Bolton Out As National Security Advisor President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that John Bolton was no longer his national security adviser, ending a turbulent tenure marked by widening rifts between an unorthodox president seeking a......
07:13 2019-09-11

National Security Is Government's "Topmost Priority": President Kovind Asserting that national security is the government's "topmost priority", President Ram Nath Kovind Thursday said India has amply demonstrated its intent and capabilities through surgical strikes and......
20:52 2019-06-20

U.S. to provide licenses for sales to Huawei if national security protected The U.S. government will issue licenses to companies seeking to sell American-made goods to China's Huawei where there is no threat to national security, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Tuesday, but left key questions unanswered about what products will pass muster....
19:39 2019-07-09

National Security A Top Priority For Modi Government: President Kovind President Ram Nath Kovind today flagged national security as one of top-most priorities of the Narendra Modi government, saying all possible steps will be taken to ensure the country's security, as......
14:13 2019-06-20

Trump fires national security adviser John Bolton FILE – In this April 9, 2018 file photo, President Donald Trump, left, shakes hands with national security adviser John Bolton in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington at the start of a meeting with military leaders. Trump has fired national security adviser John Bolton. Trump twee...
01:52 2019-09-11

Trader Arrested Under National Security Act For Alleged Milk Adulteration A 38-old-year trader was arrested in Madhya Pradesh on Saturday under the National Security Act (NSA) for alleged milk adulteration, an official said....
20:52 2019-08-03

| Trump fires hawkish national security chief Bolton President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the firing of his hawkish national security advisor John Bolton, saying he disagreed "strongly" with his positions, in the latest upheaval for US foreign policy....
03:39 2019-09-11

"Grave Implications For National Security": Rahul Gandhi On J&K Decision A day after the government announced the end of special status for Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 of the constitution and the state's bifurcation into two union territories, Rahul Gandhi broke......
10:39 2019-08-06

US's National Security Advisor Wants Britain To Leave European Union The United States wants Britain to leave the European Union as it would strengthen the NATO military alliance and show respect for the result of 2016's referendum, U.S. National Security Advisor John......
03:26 2019-06-01

New national security adviser attacked Trump for being 'chummy' with Putin President Trump’s incoming national security adviser suggested during the 2016 Republican primary campaign that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz attack then-candidate Donald Trump's attitude toward Russian President Vladimir Putin....
08:52 2019-09-19

TikTok's Musical.ly deal needs U.S. national security review - senator Senator Marco Rubio on Wednesday asked a U.S. national security panel to review TikTok owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Co's acquisition of Musical.ly, saying TikTok is used by the Chinese government to censor politically sensitive content....
23:52 2019-10-09

U.S. Blacklists More Chinese Tech Companies Over National Security Concerns The move to place five additional Chinese actors on the “entity list” heightens tensions just as American and Chinese officials try to get trade talks back on track...
18:39 2019-06-21

Trump’s National Security Aides Refining Possible Iran Options President Trump has threatened to order “the ultimate option” of a strike on Iran after attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, but also emphasized his opposition to another war....
06:52 2019-09-20

National-Security Worries Threaten Takeover of U.K. Defense Firm The U.K. halted the $5 billion sale of a British defense firm to an American investor pending further government review, a rare move for a country that hasn’t typically intervened in big, cross-border deal making....
22:00 2019-09-18

Trump’s National Security Aides to Meet on Possible Iran Options President Trump has threatened to order “the ultimate option” of a strike on Iran in retaliation for attacks on Saudi Arabian oil fields, but has also made clear his opposition to getting the United States into another war....
17:13 2019-09-19

Trump Asia expert to become deputy national security adviser U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser said on Sunday that White House Asia policy adviser Matt Pottinger would become his top deputy....
10:13 2019-09-23

Huge scope of Australia's new national security laws reveals itself The Australian Federal Police's hunt for journalists' working files highlights more of the wide-ranging powers granted by the controversial Assistance and Access Act....
09:52 2019-06-06

Move On Article 370 Has "National Security Connotation": Foreign Minister External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday said India's decision to revoke Jammu and Kashmir's special status has a "national security connotation" as he emphasised that the "epicentre of global......
00:00 2019-09-21

US Blocks More Chinese Tech Firms On National Security Concerns The US Commerce Department blacklisted five Chinese tech entities Friday in a new move against Beijing's supercomputing industry likely to raise tensions ahead of a meeting between President Trump and......
09:52 2019-06-22

Google says Huawei's Android replacement could be dangerous to U.S. national security Looking for some U.S. company to defend it against the Trump administration, Huawei has found an ally in Google. The Financial Times reports that Google has complained to the White House that keeping Huawei away from its U.S. supply chain will be detrimental to U.S. national security. A trio of sour...
00:26 2019-06-08

Trump names Robert O’Brien as new national security adviser President Donald Trump on Wednesday named Robert O’Brien, a State Department official who has specialized in hostage issues, as his new national security adviser. “I have worked long & hard with Robert,” Trump tweeted. “He will do a great job!” O’Brien will replace John Bolton, whom Tru...
21:13 2019-09-18

National rail strike: Threat of first walkout in 20 years moves a step closer in major dispute over pensions The first national rail strike since 1994 has moved a step closer with more than 40,000 mainline rail staff to be balloted in an escalating dispute over pensions....
15:13 2019-06-28

McCabe, White win national criterium championships KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Travis McCabe won a tight sprint to take the men’s criterium and Emma White built a big enough gap in the women’s race to win comfortably at the U.S. road national championships Friday night. The men’s race over the twilight course in downtown Knoxville was ...
04:00 2019-06-29

Persistent threat of war erodes prospects for Middle East peace, Security Council told Developments in the Middle East cannot be divorced from Israel’s military occupation of Palestinian territory and settlement-building, or Hamas’ hold over Gaza and its militant activity, a senior United Nations envoy told the Security Council on Thursday, warning that these actions “collectively ero...
05:52 2019-08-04

Mesut Özil And Sead Kolašinac Pulled From Arsenal Squad Following Second Security Threat In Three Weeks Two men were arrested on Thursday outside of Arsenal midfielder Mesut Özil’s North London home after getting into an altercation with the security staff stationed outside, according to The Telegraph. Both of the 27-year-old men were charged on Friday and are due to appear at Highbury Corner magistra...
05:52 2019-08-11

White nationalist arrested for alleged threat to shoot up Jewish center Police in Ohio arrested a white nationalist for allegedly threatening to shoot up a Jewish community center in an Instagram video — and seized an arsenal of weapons from his parent’s home that included two AR-15 style rifles, bulletproof armor and a ton of ammunition. James Patrick Reardon, 20...
04:52 2019-08-19

Trump 'deadly serious' about Mexico tariff threat, White House aide says Mulvaney: ‘We intentionally left the declaration sort of ad hoc’Mexico indicates concessions on migrants issue to avoid tariffsDonald Trump is “deadly serious” about slapping tariffs on imports from Mexico, his chief of staff said on Sunday, even though the president “intentionally left the declarat...
21:00 2019-06-02

The FBI Admits Black Lives Matter Was Never a Threat. It’s White People You Should Be Worried About Last week, as Donald Trump curtsied before the Queen; as Congressional Democrats continued to cower from their constitutional obligations; while we took our horses down to Old Town Road, mounted Megan Thee Stallion’s bandwagon and watched what happens When They See Us, the Federal Bureau of Investig...
20:26 2019-06-11

Republicans' white supremacist problem is a threat to America | Carol Anderson The party has reinforced racism, homophobia and misogyny to tilt the electorate as far to the right as possibleThe Republicans have a problem. A white supremacist problem. Decades ago they made a crass political calculation to use the Southern Strategy and ride white resentment and patriarchy to unt...
09:00 2019-08-06

'White power ideology': why El Paso is part of a growing global threat More than 175 people have been killed in at least 16 high-profile attacks linked to white nationalism around the world since 2011Reports that the suspected gunman at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, saw his mass shooting as “a response to the Hispanic invasion of Texas” has prompted bipartisan calls for...
03:13 2019-08-06

Actress Alyssa Milano holds off on 2020 presidential endorsement WASHINGTON – Actress and activist Alyssa Milano said she’s “playing the field” when it comes to 2020 Democratic candidates and isn’t ready to settle down and endorse anyone – despite her friendship with former Vice President Joe Biden. “To be honest with you, I really feel like I’m datin...
09:26 2019-06-19

Putin jokes about plans to meddle in 2020 US presidential elections: 'Don’t tell anybody' Russian President Vladimir Putin seemed to take lightly accusations of the Kremlin’s meddling in U.S. elections as he jokingly admitted to future plans of foreign interference, reports say. ...
21:00 2019-10-03

Here's how Joe Biden went from being a kid from Scranton to a US Senator, VP, and now the 2020 Democratic presidential frontrunner Mark Makela/Getty Images Former Vice President Joe Biden is quickly carving his own lane in the crowded field of Democratic presidential candidates. Biden has maintained strong standing in most national and early voting state polls. Of the nearly two dozen Democrats running for president, Biden ha...
05:26 2019-08-28

Ex-Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz scraps 2020 presidential bid – live Schultz said he wouldn’t pursue campaign he has toyed with since January but noted ‘not enough are willing to consider backing an independent’Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.20pm BST More on the jobs numbers: the US economy slightly missed expectations by adding only 130,000 ...
16:39 2019-09-06

12 biggest takeaways from the first of two 2020 Democratic presidential debates in Detroit Rebecca Cook/Reuters The first round of two 2020 Democratic presidential debates took place in Detroit, Michigan, on Tuesday night. It was hosted by CNN and moderated by Jake Tapper, Dana Bash, and Don Lemon. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, the top candidates on the stage, had the stron...
03:00 2019-08-01

Biden looks to Ukraine flap to jolt his 2020 presidential campaign Joe Biden, courting donors at a fundraiser in California on Thursday, began his remarks by reading directly from a whistleblower's complaint that President Donald Trump sought foreign interference in the 2020 election....
04:13 2019-09-27

Democrat John Hickenlooper drops out of 2020 presidential race Democrat John Hickenlooper on Thursday shut down his campaign for the presidency next year -- potentially to enter a Senate race in his native Colorado....
19:00 2019-08-16

Billionaire Tom Steyer to join crowded 2020 presidential race Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer is planning to launch his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, a report said Sunday. The 62-year-old Steyer — who toyed with the idea of running in the past — held a private conference call last week to tell people close to him that he was...
07:26 2019-07-08

Tom Steyer may launch 2020 presidential campaign this week: reports Liberal billionaire Tom Steyer is reconsidering running for president in 2020 despite declining to enter the crowded race of Dems vying for the White House months ago, reports said....
08:39 2019-07-08

Washington governor Jay Inslee drops out of 2020 presidential race Democrat who had built his campaign around tackling climate crisis says it was clear he would not winJay Inslee, the governor of Washington and a 2020 Democratic hopeful, has dropped out of the presidential race.Inslee, who launched his campaign in March with a singular focus on fighting climate cha...
03:52 2019-08-22

Eric Swalwell Will Drop Out of the 2020 Presidential Race: Source California Rep. Eric Swalwell will be the first serious presidential candidate to drop from the Democratic primary on Monday, a source familiar confirmed to TIME. Swalwell’s campaign declined to comment, but did not deny the report. He is slated to give a press conference Monday afternoon, but...
19:00 2019-07-08

Will 2020 Democratic presidential field start shrinking today? Will Rep. Eric Swalwell be the first White House hopeful to drop out of the race? The congressman from California and long-shot for the Democratic presidential nomination will hold a news conference Monday afternoon at his campaign headquarters....
17:52 2019-07-08

Ed Henry and 'Outnumbered' break down 2020 Democratic presidential field Fox News' Chief National Correspondent Ed Henry broke down the format for the 2020 Democratic presidential debates Friday and said Sen. Elizabeth Warren is the biggest beneficiary of the new setup. ...
07:00 2019-06-15

NY Dems make it easier to vote in 2020 presidential primary ALBANY — The New York State Democratic Party voted unanimously Wednesday to make it easier for registered independent voters to re-enroll as Democrats to vote in next year’s presidential primary — three years after Bernie Sanders slammed the state’s onerous election rules. Un...
10:39 2019-05-23

Donald Trump Says Would Take Foreign Info On 2020 Presidential Opponent President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he would be willing to accept information from a foreign country on his opponent in the 2020 election race, after years of denying Moscow helped him win......
17:52 2019-06-13

2020 presidential hopefuls flock to Iowa State Fair It’s a fried-food mecca — and political minefield. The Iowa State Fair kicked off Thursday and a roster of 2020 presidential hopefuls will rotate through the event that’s served up make-or-break moments for past candidates alongside artery-clogging delights like “slaughterhou...
01:00 2019-08-09

Kirsten Gillibrand Drops Out of 2020 Democratic Presidential Race The New York senator anchored her candidacy in issues of women’s equality, but she was unable to gain traction and her failure to qualify for the next debate convinced her to withdraw....
02:26 2019-08-29

Cory Booker could end 2020 U.S. presidential bid if fundraising doesn’t increase In a memo made public Saturday, Demissie said the New Jersey senator needed to raise an additional $1.7 million by Sept. 30 to remain competitive in the crowded field of candidates seeking the nomination....
20:00 2019-09-21

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz abandons 2020 presidential ambitions Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz announced Friday morning he is officially abandoning his exploration of an independent presidential campaign, but the billionaire said he plans to spend significant funds to “transform our broken system.”...
17:52 2019-09-06

POWER RANKING: Here's who has the best chance of becoming the 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Reuters The Democratic 2020 presidential field is set to be one of the largest, most competitive, and most unpredictable in modern history with 24 declared candidates. To help make sense of where all these candidates stand in the field, INSIDER has been conducting a recurring SurveyMonkey Audience ...
19:00 2019-06-27

Seth Moulton Ends 2020 Presidential Campaign With a Warning Mr. Moulton, a congressman from Massachusetts, had focused his campaign on national security. He hinted at potentially supporting Joseph R. Biden Jr....
15:13 2019-08-23

Second Republican Joins 2020 Presidential Race To Challenge Trump A second Republican on Sunday entered the fray to battle Donald Trump for the party's presidential nomination in 2020 -- an indication of the simmering dissent and division among GOP faithful....
21:52 2019-08-25

Factbox: Climate policies of top U.S. Democrats in 2020 presidential race Ten Democratic U.S. presidential hopefuls will tout their plans to tackle climate change on Wednesday evening in a series of CNN town halls, sure to pit moderates like Joe Biden against progressives like Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders....
12:39 2019-09-04

US election 2020: highlights from the third Democratic presidential debate – video The candidates gathered in Houston, Texas, for the latest Democratic debate represented the top tier of the large field campaigning for the party’s 2020 nomination. But how did each of them fare during a night of policy cut and thrust, some mutual admiration and also some caustic attacks – on each o...
14:00 2019-09-13

2020 candidates and local celebrities react to the deadly shooting in El Paso, Texas that killed at least 18 people on Saturday Getty On Saturday morning, a shooter opened fire inside a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, reportedly killing at least 18 people. Soon afterwards, President Donald Trump, Democratic presidential candidates, and local celebrities flooded to Twitter to share their sympathies. Here's how the nation r...
16:26 2019-08-04

USWNT star Megan Rapinoe rips into 'disgusting' Trump tweets, weighs in on candidates she's interested in for 2020 REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz FIFA Women's World Cup winner and US Women's National Team star Megan Rapinoe called President Donald Trump's tweets criticizing four congresswomen of color "disgusting," in an interview with CNN's Van Jones on Saturday. Rapinoe, who is an outspoken critic of Trump, told Jones...
01:26 2019-07-22

Former Trump national security adviser Bolton resumes political activities Former White House national security adviser John Bolton, who parted ways this week with President Donald Trump, resumed his old job on Friday as head of two political action committees and announced $50,000 in contributions to Republican candidates....
22:00 2019-09-13

Greater Noida: National Security Act Against Accused In Oppo Firing Case The Gautam Buddh Nagar administration on Monday invoked the National Security Act (NSA) against the third accused involved in the firing at a security guard of the site belonging to Chinese phone......
05:52 2019-09-03

Dutch nationals trespassed at Nevada National Security Site, authorities say Two Dutch nationals were arrested Tuesday, accused of trespassing at a national security site in Nevada on the eve of the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks....
09:39 2019-09-12

Trump is a walking, talking national security liability | Michael H Fuchs A toddler leads the most powerful country in the world. And when he fixates on a national security problem, you can be sure it will get worseAs the Trump administration cycles through officials and policies at a whiplash-inducing speed, the one constant is Donald Trump and his unique talent for exac...
02:26 2019-09-21

Trump administration: Energy storage boosts renewables, national security Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
19:52 2019-06-12

China Formally Arrests Australian Writer on National-Security Grounds China formally arrested an Australian writer on alleged national-security grounds, his lawyers said, advancing a case that has added to tense relations between Beijing and Australia....
16:26 2019-07-18

National-Security Concerns Threaten Undersea Data Link to China U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable backed by Google, Facebook and a Chinese partner, in a national security review that could rewrite the rules of internet connectivity between the U.S. and China....
15:39 2019-08-28

UFOs pose ‘vital national security issue’: ex-defense official A former top US defense official believes UFOs pose a “vital national security issue” — and says America isn’t the only country that’s been grappling with unexplained sightings. Christopher Mellon, a former deputy assistant secretary of defense for intelligence, said US Navy pilots who recently repo...
17:26 2019-05-30

Trump says he has 5 finalists for national security adviser and will announce the winner next week WHO’S NEXT?: President Trump says “a lot of great people” would like to be his national security adviser, but he’s narrowed the list to five candidates and plans to pick one by next week....
16:13 2019-09-12

Trump's ex-national security adviser: Inappropriate to ask for foreign interference in politics The former national security adviser to President Donald Trump said it is "absolutely not" appropriate for a president to ask other countries to interfere in the political process of the US....
15:52 2019-10-11

UPDATE 1-U.S. to provide licenses for sales to Huawei if national security protected The U.S. Department of Commerce will issue licenses to U.S. companies seeking to sell to Chinese telecoms equipment giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd where there is no threat to national security, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Tuesday....
17:00 2019-07-09

Stand With Centre For National Unity, Security: Amit Shah To Opposition Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday emphasised on normalcy being restored in Jammu and Kashmir and told political parties to "rise above politics" and stand with the government to secure the unity......
04:00 2019-09-02

Trump’s Iran Response Underlines Republican Rift Over National Security The rift has rekindled debate over lawmakers’ roles in matters of war and peace and pointed up deep concerns among some Republicans, who are normally loath to criticize the president over national security....
00:39 2019-06-22

'National security imperative': Military spouses struggle to find employment Military spouses are better educated than ever before, but rather than helping increase family income, their additional qualifications are often an impediment to greater earning power....
08:26 2019-09-02

Prosecutors indicate they’re building national security case against Chinese Mar-a-Lago intruder The prosecutors in the case against a Chinese woman accused of trespassing at President Trump’s Florida resort indicated they are building a national security case against her....
00:26 2019-06-13

Trump Weighs Retaliation Against Iran and Names National Security Adviser To help sort through the options — including sanctions and the deployment of more American forces — the president chose Robert C. O’Brien, the State Department’s chief hostage negotiator....
02:00 2019-09-19

Trump Asia expert to become new deputy national security adviser: sources Matt Pottinger, the White House's senior Asia adviser, is expected to become the top deputy for U.S. President Donald Trump's new national security adviser, Robert O'Brien, two senior administration officials said on Friday....
01:13 2019-09-21

Trump Mixes Economic and National Security, Plunging the U.S. into Multiple Fights The Trump administration has argued that economic security is national security. But as a consequence, it now finds itself in an economic war on nearly every front....
19:26 2019-06-08

Trump lists five finalists to replace Bolton as national security adviser President Trump on Tuesday announced his five finalists to replace national security adviser John Bolton. The president, talking to reporters on Air Force One during a fundraising trip to California, said he narrowed the list down to Robert O’Brien, Ric Waddell, Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty, Fred Fl...
23:13 2019-09-17

Donald Trump fires national security chief John Bolton The US president said he "disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions." Bolton, a hawkish neoconservative best known for his "Axis of Evil" views, was a key figure in the US administrations of both Bushes and Reagan....
01:26 2019-09-11

UPDATE 4-TikTok's Musical.ly deal needs U.S. national security review -senator Senator Marco Rubio on Wednesday asked a U.S. national security panel to review TikTok owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Co's acquisition of Musical.ly, arguing TikTok is used by the Chinese government to censor politically sensitive content....
04:39 2019-10-10

Trump orders 'substantial' cut in National Security Council staff: Bloomberg U.S. President Donald Trump has asked for a substantial cut in the National Security Council staff, Bloomberg reported late on Friday, citing five people familiar with the plans....
07:26 2019-10-05

UPDATE 2-U.S. to provide licenses for sales to Huawei if national security protected The U.S. Department of Commerce will issue licenses to U.S. companies seeking to sell to Chinese telecoms equipment giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd where there is no threat to national security, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Tuesday....
18:13 2019-07-09

UPDATE 3-TikTok's Musical.ly deal needs U.S. national security review -senator Senator Marco Rubio on Wednesday asked a U.S. national security panel to review TikTok owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Co's acquisition of Musical.ly, saying TikTok is used by the Chinese government to censor politically sensitive content....
00:13 2019-10-10

Joe Biden Plans to Call Trump an ‘Existential Threat.’ The White House Says That’s ‘Laughable’ (DES MOINES, Iowa) — The White House says Joe Biden’s plan to call President Donald Trump an “existential threat” to the nation is “truly laughable” as the two politicians converge in Iowa on Tuesday. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says she’s not ...
19:52 2019-06-11

Presidential election: ‘Key moment’ to reaffirm Afghanistan’s democratic political structure, UN mission chief tells Security Council  The presidential election scheduled for 28 September will be a “key moment to reaffirm the legitimacy of Afghanistan’s democratic political structure”, the United Nations mission chief in the country told the Security Council on Wednesday. ...
00:39 2019-06-20

Here's why reparations have suddenly become a hot button issue ahead of the 2020 presidential race The House Judiciary Committee's subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties will hold a hearing this week focused specifically on the topic of reparations for black Americans. The legislation, introduced by Democratic Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee of Texas, would establish a commis...
03:39 2019-06-18

Someone 'Highly Motivated' Tried to a Hack 2020 Presidential Campaign, Microsoft Warns Someone tried to hack at least one 2020 presidential campaign as well as journalists and government officials, according to a new warning from Microsoft. And that “someone” might be a group of hackers working for the Iranian government.Read more......
05:00 2019-10-05

Joe Biden Leads Democratic Primary Of 2020 US Presidential Election: Poll Former US Vice President Joe Biden is leading the Democratic primary of the 2020 presidential election, trailed by Senator Elizabeth Warren from Massachusetts in the second place, according to a......
11:39 2019-09-18

Trump begins 2020 US presidential election campaign with Florida rally The president talked tariffs and his former rivals in his first official rally for the 2020 election. He used the speech to position himself as a Washington outsider, two and half years into his presidential term....
06:39 2019-06-19

Celebrities react to the first Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential election Following the first primary debate between the many 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls, outspoken Hollywood celebrities far and wide sounded off on social media about what unfolded....
18:39 2019-06-27

California congressman Eric Swalwell withdraws from 2020 presidential race Swalwell announces departure as billionaire Tom Steyer prepares to make late entry into the crowded Democratic fieldCalifornia congressman Eric Swalwell has withdrawn from the 2020 presidential race, ending his longshot candidacy for the Democratic Party’s nomination to instead focus on his re-elect...
04:13 2019-07-09

South Carolina Republican Party cancels 2020 presidential primary With some other states mulling the idea, South Carolina's Republican Party on Saturday officially canceled the state's 2020 Republican presidential primary....
04:00 2019-09-08

Kirsten Gillibrand drops out of 2020 race: 'I'm ending my presidential campaign' Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York on Wednesday became the latest Democrat to exit the 2020 presidential primary, announcing that she is abandoning her campaign for the White House after failing to meet the fundraising and polling thresholds for September's debate in Houston. ...
13:13 2019-08-29

Alaska GOP Cancels 2020 Republican Presidential Primary, Joining 3 Other States (ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — The Alaska Republican Party has canceled holding a presidential primary in 2020. In a statement Saturday, the party’s State Central Committee passed a rule saying a primary “would serve no useful purpose” because Republican Donald Trump is president. Ear...
23:26 2019-09-22

Former Colorado Gov. Hickenlooper drops out of 2020 presidential race as he mulls Senate run Colorado Democrats have been urging Hickenlooper to join the state's U.S. Senate race, where Democrats are attempting to unseat Republican incumbent Cory Gardner....
20:39 2019-08-16

Barack Obama's new memoir may land during 2020 presidential campaign Barack Obama’s post-White House memoir isn’t expected this year, making it likely the highly anticipated book will drop during the 2020 campaign.        ...
15:00 2019-05-21

Mo Elliethee: Joe Biden won first night of 2020 Democratic presidential debate, though absent Despite being absent from the stage, former Vice President Joe Biden was one of the winners of the first night of 2020 Democratic presidential debates, according to Mo Elleithee....
03:13 2019-06-28

Hillary Clinton to Trump: 'Don't tempt me' into entering the 2020 presidential race Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday shot back at President Donald Trump after he taunted her about entering the 2020 presidential election, saying, "Don't tempt me."...
03:39 2019-10-09

Iran-linked hackers tried to compromise 2020 presidential campaign, Microsoft says Iranian hackers known as “Phosphorus” — a group tied to Iran’s government — targeted a 2020 presidential campaign and 240 other accounts, including journalists, government officials and Iranian expatriates, Microsoft announced today....
02:00 2019-10-06

South Carolina and Kansas GOP Scrap 2020 Presidential Primary, Caucus COLUMBIA, S.C. — Republican leaders in South Carolina and Kansas have voted to scrap their presidential nominating contests in 2020, while party officials Nevada were deciding whether to follow suit as the GOP erects more hurdles for the long shots challenging President Donald Trump. Canceling...
05:39 2019-09-08

Democratic senator Kirsten Gillibrand drops out of 2020 presidential race New York senator, who failed to qualify for the next round of debates, said it was ‘important to know when it’s not your time’Kirsten Gillibrand, the New York senator who fashioned a campaign on the rights of women and families, has pulled out of the Democratic race after failing to qualify for the ...
05:39 2019-08-29

What to Know About the Origins of ‘Left’ and ‘Right’ in Politics, From the French Revolution to the 2020 Presidential Race On Thursday night, when 10 Democratic presidential primary candidates grace a Houston stage to debate the future of their party, they’ll all be hoping to differentiate themselves from their competitors. After all, while they all want to represent the same political party, their views fall at d...
17:26 2019-09-12

Taiwan opposition picks pro-China mayor as 2020 presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu angered some Taiwanese this year by meeting with mainland officials and signing deals with mainland cities. He once described Taiwan's full independence from China as "more scary" than syphilis....
10:00 2019-07-15

Robert O'Brien replaces John Bolton as Trump's national security adviser Elevation of the state department’s chief hostage negotiator seen as a win for US secretary of state Mike PompeoDonald Trump has appointed the state department’s chief hostage negotiator – whose most prominent international role until now was monitoring the Swedish trial of the US rapper A$AP Rocky ...
02:00 2019-09-19

Trump picks Robert O’Brien, U.S. hostage negotiator, as national security adviser O'Brien, currently a presidential envoy for hostage affairs at the U.S. Department of State, has a long history in Republican foreign policy circles....
16:39 2019-09-18

Trump takes swipes at Bolton, says former national security adviser made 'big mistakes' President Trump blasted John Bolton Wednesday for making "some big mistakes" during his tenure as national security adviser, extending the veteran Republican's ugly parting into a second day....
22:26 2019-09-11

Amit Shah Meets National Security Advisor, Intelligence Bureau Chief On J&K Union home minister Amit Shah met National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and the chief of the Intelligence Bureau this afternoon to discuss the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, where restrictions are......
16:13 2019-08-19

Trump's foreign policy is for sale. That threatens our national security | Michael H Fuchs The president’s efforts to govern in his own self-interest will undermine the world’s faith in our commitmentsThe Ukraine scandal is not only undermining American democracy – it’s damaging national security. US foreign policy increasingly looks like that of a mafia state, wielded at the behest of, a...
16:00 2019-10-02

Trump's ex-national security adviser: 'Absolutely not' appropriate for presidents to ask for foreign interference in US politics The former national security adviser to President Donald Trump said it is "absolutely not" appropriate for a president to ask other countries to interfere in the political process of the US....
13:26 2019-10-11

National Security Adviser Bolton Warns Iran Not to Mistake ‘Prudence’ for ‘Weakness’ (JERUSALEM) — U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton said Sunday that Iran should not “mistake U.S. prudence and discretion for weakness,” after the U.S. abruptly called off military strikes against Iran in response to the shooting down of an unmanned American surveillance dron...
16:13 2019-06-23

America Firsters aim to scrub Brian Hook off national security adviser list President Trump’s “America First” allies are waging a campaign to force Brian Hook out of consideration to replace John Bolton as national security adviser....
02:52 2019-09-18

First on CNN: Nearly 30 former State and national security officials call on Pompeo to defend former ambassador to Ukraine A new letter that has been signed by 27 former foreign service and national security officials calls on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to defend and support the former US ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch....
12:13 2019-10-12

China exploiting holes in US bankruptcy system to acquire national security technology When lithium-ion battery manufacturer A123 Systems experienced financial trouble, it did what many struggling companies do to stay afloat and arranged to sell off a stake in the firm. But when Congress raised concerns, the Chinese buyer pulled out, waited for A123 Systems to file for bankruptcy, and...
20:52 2019-08-19

Japan Cites ‘National Security’ in Free Trade Crackdown. Sound Familiar? Tokyo has moved to limit exports of chemicals to big South Korean chip makers like Samsung, citing vague threats to Japan’s security. Seoul says a political dispute is the real reason for the move....
18:00 2019-07-15

Dutch nationals seeking Area 51 charged with trespassing at national security site Deputies responded to report about foreign nationals trespassing on the Nevada National Security Site, a government testing range north of Las Vegas.        ...
12:26 2019-09-13

Mnuchin says Huawei issue concerns national security, is separate from trade: CNBC U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the U.S. government's steps against Chinese telecommunications company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd are a national security issue and not related to trade....
15:13 2019-06-09

TikTok, Musical.ly deal needs national security review over censorship concerns: senator Senator Marco Rubio said Chinese-owned apps "are increasingly being used to censor content and silence open discussion on topics deemed sensitive by the Chinese Government and Communist Party."...
05:00 2019-10-10

US President Donald Trump Fires National Security Adviser John Bolton President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced he has fired his hawkish national security advisor John Bolton, saying he disagreed "strongly" with his positions....
20:13 2019-09-10

Mnuchin says Huawei issue concerns national security, is separate from trade- CNBC U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the U.S. government's steps against Chinese telecommunications company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd are a national security issue and not related to trade....
14:39 2019-06-09

General Dynamics CEO recounts her national security journey, takes a jab at Silicon Valley In a rare media appearance on a June 11 radio segment hosted by a Bloomberg affiliate, General Dynamics CEO Phebe Novakovic discussed her national security career, boardroom diversity in the defense industry, and the divide between the Beltway and Silicon Valley....
04:52 2019-06-29

Huawei ban threatens U.S. national security, tech companies warn Trump administration U.S. technology companies have told the Commerce Department that the Trump administration’s ban on selling to the Chinese tech giant Huawei could significantly harm their bottom lines and might damage their ability to develop new technological innovations, including those needed by the U.S. military...
04:00 2019-06-08

Trump taps hostage negotiator Robert C. O'Brien as new national security director The US' chief hostage negotiator is Trump's pick to replace John Bolton as national security adviser. The lawyer has a history of foreign policy consultancy....
18:39 2019-09-18

John Bolton fired as Trump's national security adviser – live news President tweeted about the firing after reports emerged Bolton opposed Trump plan to hold peace talks with the Taliban at Camp DavidFull story: Trump ousts top adviser John BoltonThe biggest Trump resignations and firings so far 7.50pm BST Trump dismissed any sign of a looming recession while speak...
21:00 2019-09-10

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval's Chat With Sheep Traders In Kashmir National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, who is camping in Jammu and Kashmir amid a lockdown over centre's decision to scrap special status to the state, was on Saturday seen enquiring about sheep from a......
16:00 2019-08-10

Trump Names Robert O’Brien, Hostage Mediator, as National Security Adviser The president announced on Twitter that Mr. O’Brien will replace John Bolton, who was ousted amid myriad differences with Mr. Trump over foreign policy....
15:52 2019-09-18

Trump Names Robert O’Brien, a Hostage Negotiator, as National Security Adviser The president announced on Twitter that Mr. O’Brien, the State Department’s chief hostage negotiator, will replace John R. Bolton, who left the White House last week....
17:26 2019-09-18

Not clear UK has made final decision on Huawei: U.S. national security adviser Bolton U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser John Bolton said on Thursday it was not clear to the United States that a decision on British government policy towards Chinese telecoms firm Huawei had been taken in its final form....
17:26 2019-05-30

'White Knight' Delta buys stake in Korean Air parent, dampens activist threat Delta Air Lines bought a small stake in Korean Air Lines Co's parent company and said it wants to increase it to 10%, giving a boost to the management of South Korea's top carrier that seeks to thwart a local activist fund's challenge....
10:00 2019-06-21

Think America's fate hinges on the 2020 presidential race? You're forgetting something | Meaghan Winter Democrats can’t execute a long-term political project without winning state-level races. Yet, the prize of the White House is distracting liberals from this factEvery day brings more headlines about the game-show-like spectacle of the presidential race. Of course, the 2020 presidential election comm...
23:26 2019-09-23

Rosario Dawson is dating a 2020 presidential candidate (Cory Booker) but not backing one Rosario Dawson is dating presidential candidate Cory Booker. But don't expect her to endorse him. She says the key is getting people out to vote.        ...
20:52 2019-09-09

Liberal presidential hopefuls Sanders, Warren face 2020 showdown in New Hampshire The simmering rivalry between progressives Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, presidential contenders with similar policies but sharply different styles, is headed for a showdown in New Hampshire....
14:13 2019-09-04

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ends 2020 presidential campaign New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ended his 2020 presidential campaign Friday, saying that he feels he accomplished all he could in the Democratic race....
18:26 2019-09-20

Taiwan opposition party picks pro-China mayor for 2020 presidential race Taiwan's main opposition party on Monday picked a populist, pro-China mayor as its candidate for the 2020 presidential race against an incumbent who often bashes Beijing....
06:39 2019-07-15

Billionaire Investor Tom Steyer Launches 2020 Presidential Campaign Months After Saying He Wouldn’t (WASHINGTON) — Tom Steyer, the billionaire investor and activist, said Tuesday he’s joining the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, reversing course after deciding earlier this year that he would forgo a run. Steyer, 62, is one of the most visible and deep-pocketed liberals ...
19:13 2019-07-09

Report: Air Force calls diversion of funds for border wall a national security risk The U.S. Air Force, in a report revealed Friday, said the planned $3.6 billion diversion of military funds for a border wall is a risk of national security....
06:52 2019-09-14

Debra Messing retweets post calling Ivanka, Jared 'national security threats' Controversial actress Debra Messing retweeted a post on Tuesday describing President Trump's daughter and her husband as "national security threats."...
08:52 2019-09-11

Trump Orders Substantial Cut to National Security Council Staff After Whistle-Blower Complaint President Donald Trump has ordered a substantial reduction in the staff of the National Security Council, according to five people familiar with the plans, as the White House confronts an impeachment inquiry touched off by a whistle-blower complaint related to the agency’s work. Some of the pe...
04:13 2019-10-06

National-Security Concerns Threaten Undersea Data Link Backed by Google, Facebook U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable backed by Google, Facebook and a Chinese partner, in a national security review that could rewrite the rules of internet connectivity between the U.S. and China...
14:00 2019-08-28

Schiff requests info from intel community, accuses Trump of endangering national security House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., criticized the administration on Friday for dangerously politicizing the Intelligence Community (IC) and requested that agencies provide more information about the president's order allowing them to declassify information related to the Ru...
18:26 2019-06-01

New national security adviser once called Trump's foreign policy statements 'extraordinarily dangerous' President Donald Trump once said his then-chief hostage negotiator and now newly installed national security adviser Robert O'Brien praised him as being the "greatest hostage negotiator that I know of in the history of the United States."...
00:00 2019-10-06

Exclusive: Trump's new national security adviser plans to return NSC to traditional coordinating role President Donald Trump's new national security adviser, Robert O'Brien, said on Thursday he plans to reduce the size of the National Security Council by about a third in coming months and limit the NSC's role to gathering options for Trump rather than directing foreign policy....
09:52 2019-10-11

Trump's new national security adviser Robert O'Brien was hailed by Mitt Romney in 2016 Incoming White House national security adviser Robert O’Brien was pushed by Mitt Romney, a Trump critic and failed 2012 Republican nominee, as an ideal person for the role in 2016....
08:52 2019-09-19

US justice department announces arrest of alleged leaker of national security information – live Department announced arrest of Defense Intelligence Agency employee Henry Kyle Frese for allegedly leaking sensitive informationSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 7.22pm BST Biden has responded to Trump’s taunt by calling on him to release his tax returns, which the president has ...
20:39 2019-10-09

National Security Adviser John Bolton Accuses Iran of Seeking Nuclear Weapons ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Donald Trump’s national security adviser said Wednesday there was “no reason” for Iran to back out of its nuclear deal with world powers other than to seek atomic weapons, a year after the U.S. president unilaterally withdrew America fro...
13:52 2019-05-29

Trump orders new national security adviser to make ‘substantial’ staff cuts: report President Trump has instructed his new National Security Adviser to make substantial staffing cuts to the 300-member National Security Council, according to reports — after years of Republican complaints of agency bloat and overreach. Two administration sources told Bloomberg News the order was time...
02:52 2019-10-06

Trump’s plan to pay for border wall with Air Force funds risks national security, report says President Donald Trump’s plan to pay for his proposed border wall by taking funds from more than four dozen Air Force military construction projects poses various national security risks for the U.S. armed forces, according to a report compiled by the U.S. Air Force. The report, obtained by NB...
00:26 2019-09-15

Can Trump’s new national security adviser keep freeing hostages? Austin Tice’s family hopes so. Robert C. O’Brien spent the last year as the State Department's top hostage negotiator. While some Americans have been brought home under his watch, several others are still held abroad, including Austin Tice, a freelance journalist and Marine Corps veteran who was abducted in Syria in 2012....
01:52 2019-09-20

President Trump Fires National Security Adviser John Bolton After They ‘Disagreed Strongly’ (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday abruptly forced out John Bolton, his hawkish national security adviser with whom he had strong disagreements on Iran, Afghanistan and a cascade of other global challenges. The two men offered opposing accounts on Bolton’s less-than-friendl...
00:39 2019-09-11

Persistent threat of war, unilateral actions, continue to erode prospects for Middle East peace, Security Council told Developments in the Middle East cannot be divorced from Israel’s military occupation of Palestinian territory and settlement-building, or Hamas’ hold over Gaza and its militant activity, a senior United Nations envoy told the Security Council on Thursday, warning that these actions “collectively ero...
19:26 2019-06-20

US eyes ransomware threat to voter databases prior to 2020 election The U.S. government is ramping up its efforts to protect voter registration databases from ransomware attacks in the run-up to the 2020 presidential election....
03:39 2019-08-28

Trump names hostage envoy Robert O'Brien as national security adviser, replacing Bolton President Trump on Wednesday named the State Department's hostage envoy Robert C. O’Brien as his fourth national security adviser, replacing John Bolton, who was ousted from the administration last week....
18:39 2019-09-18

National security 'chaos': John Brennan says Bolton ouster sends a signal to American enemies Former CIA Director John Brennan said he believes America's enemies are aware of "significant" mayhem in the Trump administration's national security apparatus....
22:26 2019-09-11

U.S. national security adviser Bolton travels to Japan, South Korea amid trade dispute U.S. national security adviser John Bolton departed on Saturday on a trip to Japan and South Korea as the two countries are in the middle of a trade dispute....
01:26 2019-07-21

Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry, says Trump’s courting of foreign political help is a ‘betrayal of national security’ The House speaker’s move came after the president acknowledged urging Ukraine’s leader to investigate Joe Biden, a contender for the Democratic presidential nomination who holds a wide lead over Trump, polls show, in a potential general election matchup....
07:00 2019-09-25