Monthly Archives: December 2017

White House rejects Trump accusers’ demand for Congress probe

The White House on Tuesday rejected calls for a congressional investigation of claims Donald Trump sexually harassed women, saying the American people had spoken on the matter by electing him president. Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand called on Trump to resign, meanwhile, echoing a demand made the previous day by

After NYC subway bombing, Trump slams ‘chain migration’

A would-be suicide bomber’s rush-hour blast in the heart of the New York City subway system failed to cause the bloodshed he intended, authorities said, but it gave new fuel to President Donald Trump’s push to limit immigration. Hours after Monday’s explosion in an underground passageway

Explosion at major Austrian gas hub, one dead

An explosion rocked one of Europe’s biggest gas pipeline hubs in Austria today, leaving one person dead and 18 injured, emergency services said. The incident happened at Baumgarten east of Vienna, Austria’s largest reception point and the main distribution hub for gas imports from Russia, Norway and