Trump adds N. Korea & Venezuela to new travel ban, removes...

A new extended travel ban announced by Donald Trump’s administration will restrict Americans from traveling to North Korea and Venezuela, as well as to Iran, Chad, Libya, Syria, Yemen and Somalia – countries included in previous disputed bans. Read Full Article at

Police identify Tennessee church shooter who killed 1, injured 7

Police have identified the Antioch church shooter who killed one and injured seven people Sunday as 25-year-old Emanuel Kidega Samson, a Sudan-born longtime US resident. Read Full Article at

Trump Restricts Visas from 8 Countries, Including DPRK

The new order restricts five of the six countries Trump listed in his original travel ban, including Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen, and lifts restrictions on Sudan as well as adding new restrictions on visitors and immigrants from North Korea, Venezuela and Chad. © Photo: PixabayNew Zealand Economy Braces for Trump-Style Reform Postelection Trump banned the issuance of all visas from North Korea and Syria, but for Iran, he blocked all visas except those of students and exchange visitors. Immigrant, business and tourist visas from Libya, Yemen and Chad have all been banned. The new executive order also suspends visas for government officials on business or tourist travel from Venezuela and Somali immigrants, reported NBC. The visa suspensions will begin October 18 for Chad, North Korea and Venezuela, while for the five remaining countries, the exceptions to the ban for close family members will remain until October 18. The administration also added that they will modify th..

South Korea to Boost Military Arsenal With Nuclear Submarines, Spy Satellites

At their second bilateral meeting on Thursday, US President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in committed to strengthen their combined defense posture against the People's Democratic Republic of Korea (DPRK) through Seoul's acquisition and development of highly-advanced military assets, as well as through the deployment of US strategic assets in and around South Korea. Following the meeting, Trump said it was "a great privilege" to talk to Moon and that the ongoing North Korean crisis was the most important issue he and his counterpart had to address. "I am allowing Japan and South Korea to buy a substantially increased amount of highly sophisticated military equipment from the United States," Trump tweeted on September 5, after Pyongyang successfully tested a hydrogen bomb that could be loaded on an intercontinental ballistic missile. During his presidential campaign, President Moon said that South Korea needed nuclear-powered submarines "in this era," ple..

Hope for ‘Fair Play’: Russian Anti-Doping Agency on the Way to...

MOSCOW(Sputnik) — The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) outlined the key criteria for reinstatement of the Russian National Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA), in compliance with the WADA code, according to a press release issued on the agency's website. On Sunday, WADA held an Executive Committee Meeting in Paris to discuss, among other issues, the status of RUSADA and its "roadmap for compliance." "WADA Management emphasized that, in particular, the following three critical elements remain: That the responsible authorities for anti-doping in Russia must publically accept the reported outcomes of the McLaren Investigation. That the Russian Government must provide access for appropriate entities to the stored urine samples in the Moscow Laboratory. These samples are sealed off due to a Federal investigation. That WADA audits RUSADA; which, will be carried out the week of 25 September 2017," the press release read. © AFP 2017/ Fabrice COFFRINI WADA Chief Criticizes iNADO for Ignoring R..

Protesters gather outside AfD election party (VIDEO)

A group of activists have gathered outside the Alternative for Germany (AfD) election party in Berlin to protest the party’s electoral gains. Read Full Article at