With John Kelly in the White House, Anthony Scaramucci has to go

Anthony Scaramucci arrives at Long Island MacArthur Airport with US President Donald Trump to deliver remarks on law enforcement at Suffolk Community College in Ronkonkoma, New York July 28, 2017. (Photos by AFP) US President Donald Trump has dismissed his recently appointed communications director, Anthony Scaramucci. Citing three unidentified people close to the decision, The New […]

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The United States Treasury Department targets Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro with new sanctions, citing ‘democracy’

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro speaks after election results are announced in Caracas on July 31, 2017. (Photo by AFP) The United States Treasury Department has imposed new financial sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. The Monday announcement came a day after the oil-rich nation cast their ballots on electing a new assembly tasked with rewriting the constitution. The US […]

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Secret donors help US President Donald Trump push ahead with his agenda, dodge probes: Report

US President Donald Trump speaks at Suffolk Community College in Brentwood, New York. Trump, July 28, 2017. (Photo by AFP) US President Donald Trump’s secret donors have been leading outside efforts to either defend him against investigations or win him support among voters and congressional Republicans, according to a new report. Billionaire Charles Koch, an […]

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YouTube shines a spotlight on Canada

Today, we’re making it easier than ever for Canadians to find incredible homegrown talent on YouTube, with the launch of YouTube Spotlight Canada. This new hub for Canadian content will showcase Canada’s top stars in both French and English, and offer one more way to discover emerging Canadian talent. Every month, we’ll highlight the creators […]

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Venezuelans vote for constitutional super-body, opposition boycotts election

People in Venezuela are casting their ballot in a controversial election to elect a 545-seat Constituent Assembly, which will be capable of rewriting the country’s constitution and dissolving the current opposition-led legislature, as the South American nation has been the scene of months of anti-government protests, often with violent clashes with police, over a persistent economic […]

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