Trump signs bills backing Hong Kong protesters despite China’s opposition | US news

Donald Trump has signed into law legislation backing pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, despite angry objections from Beijing. The legislation, approved unanimously by the US Senate and by all but one lawmaker in the House of Representatives last week,...

From tips to store hours how to buy smart

The annual holiday shopping frenzy known as Black Friday and Cyber Monday will be fast upon us, and some retailers have gotten an early start on the action.USA TODAY is out ahead of the Thanksgiving weekend as well, with product...

Trump calls Pentagon ”’deep state’ amid Eddie Gallagher controversy

WASHINGTON – After years of questioning the loyalty of intelligence agencies, President Donald Trump and his allies are increasingly turning their focus to the military, suggesting without evidence a “deep state” in the Pentagon has joined the resistance.Trump's rhetorical...

The glorious history of movie musicals

Yet we must be legion, we musical lovers, for the form persists, and here to remind us just how capacious it can be is “The Movie Musical!” The exclamation point signifies both the zeal that film historian Jeanine...

‘It was absolutely gutted’: five dead after fire in Minneapolis high-rise | US news

Five people died when a fire broke out on the 14th floor of a public housing high-rise in Minneapolis early Wednesday. While the cause of the blaze in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood was still under investigation, the fire chief John...

Here’s when to get doorbusters, deals

Target's full lineup of Black Friday deals goes on sale early Thanksgiving morning at Target.com.The in-store sale starts at 5 p.m. local time when stores open to hurried shoppers. Stores will stay open until 1 a.m. Black Friday...

Hikers find wedding ring lost on mountaintop

A man's quest to find his wedding ring on a 4,000-foot snow-covered mountain in New Hampshire has been completed by a couple of hikers — and a metal detector. (Nov. 27)        Source link

Donald Trump signs bill aimed at supporting Hong Kong protesters

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump signed bipartisan legislation Wednesday aimed at supporting protesters in Hong Kong, ignoring warnings from Beijing that the measure would be met with "strong countermeasures" during a standoff over trade. The bill, which won near unanimous approval in...

Book review of Crime in Progress: Inside the Steele Dossier and the Fusion GPS...

The dossier burst onto the public scene in January 2017, when BuzzFeed News published the document that much of Washington had been whispering about for months: a private intelligence report, compiled by former British spy Christopher Steele, documenting...

Trump signs legislation designed to support pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong

The House passed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act by a vote of 417 to 1 on Nov. 20. The lone holdout was Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.). That came one day after the Senate had approved...