Sources close to the president say he has repeatedly shrugged off the national debt, implying that he doesn't have to worry about the money owed to America's creditors -- currently about $21 trillion -- because he won't be around to shoulder the blame when it becomes even more untenable.
In a new study, five economists conclude that even with the increased demand for healthcare services that would result from a Medicare for All system, overall healthcare spending would be reduced by nearly ten percent (10%), or $310 Billion per year, while providing universal and stable coverage.
Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort held secret talks with Julian Assange inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London, and visited around the time he joined Trump's campaign, the Guardian has been told. A well-placed source has told the Guardian that Manafort went to see Assange around March 2016 read more
Democrats netted 1.3 million votes for State Assembly, 54 percent statewide. Even so, Republicans will return to the Capitol in 2019 with Republicans holding 63 of 99 seats in the Assembly, a nearly two-thirds majority. read more
Threatening comments made by President Donald Trump toward migrants heading for the southern U.S. border are being used to justify the shooting of protesters in Nigeria. Defense spokesman John Agim told Agence France-Presse (AFP) the army posted the video as a reaction to allegations its forces had acted illegally in dispersing the demonstration. read more