Tag: United States

Order Out of Chaos

The Middle East peace talks have been suspended. Russia has annexed Crimea. Civil war is boiling in the Ukraine. Iraq is engulfed in a full-fledged conflict between Sunni and Shia Islamists. Fifty thousand children and young people have poured across the southern border of the US so far this year. And did I mention that […]

US deploys small force to Iraq, opens dialogue with Iran

The US has deployed approximately 275 troops “equipped for combat” to Iraq, US President Barack Obama informed Congress on Monday night. The troops are stationed to counter the growing threat of ISIS, a terrorist group threatening the sovereignty of Iraq and Syria. Some 170 US servicemen were deployed over the weekend to protect the expansive […]

Obama eyes ‘special forces’ option in Iraq, meeting with Hill leaders

President Obama plans to huddle with top congressional leaders on Wednesday to discuss ramping up U.S. involvement in the Iraq crisis, and is said to be leaning toward sending U.S. special forces into the country. White House officials stress that several options remain on the table and no decision has been made. But the president […]

Obama to Meet With Congress’ ‘Big Four’ on Iraq

President Barack Obama is set to brief Congress’ “Big Four” on Wednesday about U.S. reaction to the Iraq crisis and other pressing foreign policy issues. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Speaker John Boehner and Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi will meet at the White House at 3 p.m. Wednesday, a White […]

White House criticized for hosting young illegal immigrants amid ‘crisis’ over surge

The Obama administration is under fire for honoring a group of young adults who entered the U.S. illegally as “role models” in a Tuesday ceremony, amid a recent surge of children crossing the border that lawmakers say is becoming a “humanitarian crisis.” The White House event honored ten young people who are Deferred Action for […]

Mexicans ‘Illegally’ Crossing U.S. Border ‘Are Not Committing a Crime’

MRCTV talks to protesters calling for the release of U.S. Marine Andrew Tahmooressi outside the Mexican Embassy – where a spokesperson for the Mexican Embassy tells them illegal border crossing is “not committing a crime.” “When a Mexican, or any other citizen, crosses a border, let’s say illegally, they are not committing a crime. They are doing it […]

Border Patrol ‘Too Busy Changing Diapers’ to Go After ‘Dope Peddlers’

The massive influx of children from Central America is keeping the U.S. Border Patrol very busy, but not in the right way, says Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Border Patrol agents “are too busy changing diapers and not going after dope peddlers and illegal immigrants,” Arpaio told Fox News’s Sean Hannity Monday night. Read […]

9/11 Benghazi Attack ‘Mastermind’ Who Hid in Plain Sight for Years Captured by US Forces

Just one month following the attack, in October 2012, Fox News spoke to Khatallah in an off-camera interview. While the suspected militant admitted to being in the area of the compound, he denied that he had planned the attack. The Fox reporter was taken aback at how easy it was to find and contact Khatallah. CNN […]

Group says WH could use pro-gay nondiscrimination order to hammer Christian employers

Obama hoped that Congress would pass a broader non-discrimination measure that would apply to nearly all employers. Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch called on the White House to include the same religious exemptions in the executive order that are included in legislation the Senate passed but which is stalled in the House. The bill includes exemptions […]

Colo. marriage amendment case: Emotion vs. reason?

The voter-approved constitutional amendment affirms the normal view of marriage and forbids recognition of homosexual “marriages” in states that have legalized it. Two homosexual couples filed suit in Colorado, a case heard Monday in Adams County District Court. Attorney Michael J. Norton tells OneNewsNow that his firm, Alliance Defending Freedom, represents 20 members of the […]