President Donald Trump bemoaned the negative press coverage of the Republican-majority Senate’s failed attempt at repealing Obamacare, while speaking with the New York Times during his interview on Wednesday. One of the Times reporters, Peter Baker, assured Trump that the Times had been just as tough on former President Barack Obama in their coverage of his attempts to pass Obamacare in 2009.
Social Security will be able to pay out full benefits to eligible recipients until 2034—a five year increase in the fund’s solvency since last year’s Social Security Administration Trustee Report—according to SSA Chief Actuary Stephen Goss.
Experts warned that the diaspora of terrorists following Iraqi defeat of ISIS in Mosul presents a series of new threats to Europe and the United States, while testifying before the House Committee on Homeland Security on Thursday.
Rep. Ted Yoho (R., Fla.) called for the United States take a more active role in preventing the spread of radical Islam into Southeast Asia at a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee meeting on Wednesday amid the emergence of ISIS militants in the city of Marawi on the Philippine island of Mindanao.
The Chinese Digital Times (CDT) became the latest victim of phishing targeted against websites that report on issues sensitive to the government of the People’s Republic of China, according to a report from the news research group the Citizen Lab.
Experts recommended that the United States take heed of the recent surge of terror attacks in Europe to learn how to more effectively combat ISIS at a hearing before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday.
Chinese authorities released free speech activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo on Monday after he was diagnosed with late-stage terminal liver cancer.
The Department of Homeland Security awarded $10 million to 26 local law enforcement and community organizations nationwide through the Countering Violent Extremism Grant Program. These grants are intended to support local efforts to combat terrorism and the spread of terrorism, especially through radical Islam.
Two former Al Jazeera employees are suing the news network for neglecting journalistic ethics during the 2013 Egyptian revolution and endangering the lives of journalists by sending them to Egypt without proper operational licenses.
The Russian military-industrial Complex is having difficulty adapting to President’s Vladimir Putin’s 2016 call for “civilianization,” according to AESMA Group strategic research consultant Mathieu Boulegue.