Category: American Headlines

Stormy Daniels creates stir arriving at Trump lawyer’s hearing

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Adult-film star Stormy Daniels arrived to watch a court hearing on Monday over documents seized from U.S. President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, in a federal investigation that could cast a harsh light on Trump’s business and personal dealings. Photographers knocked over barricades as they scrambled in the streets outside the…

U.S. says air strikes cripple Syria chemical weapons program

WASHINGTON/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Western powers said on Saturday their missile attacks struck at the heart of Syria’s chemical weapons program, but the restrained assault appeared unlikely to halt Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s progress in the 7-year-old civil war. The United States, France and Britain launched 105 missiles overnight in retaliation for a suspected poison gas…

Democrats ask EPA’s Pruitt for details on weapons, security buys

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic U.S. lawmakers asked embattled Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt on Thursday to provide documents about ethics issues they said were revealed to them by a former agency official, including spending on bulletproof vests, weapons and a contract with an Italian security service. FILE PHOTO: Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt…