Trump hosts Stanley Cup champion Capitals at White House
AP Published 3:42 p.m. ET March 25, 2019 | Updated 6:28 p.m. ET March 25, 2019 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump welcomed Alex Ovechkin and the reigning NHL champion Washington Capitals to the Oval Office on Monday to congratulate them for winning the Stanley Cup in June. Trump said it was an honor to…
Trump formally recognises Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights
US President Donald Trump on Monday formally recognised Israeli sovereignty over the Israel-occupied Golan Heights, reversing decades of US policy.  The announcement came as Benjamin Netanyahu visited the White House in a trip the Israeli prime minister said he was cutting short after an early morning rocket, allegedly fired from the besieged Gaza Strip, struck…
Kawhi Leonard Rumors: Raptors Growing ‘Increasingly Confident’ He Will Re-Sign
David Zalubowski/Associated Press The Toronto Raptors have reportedly become "increasingly confident" in their ability to re-sign Kawhi Leonard during the 2019 offseason, according to Josh Lewenberg of TSN. The forward can become a free agent in July if he declines his $21.3 million option for next season. While the Los Angeles Clippers and Los Angeles…
Forum voor Democratie: Why has the Dutch far right surged?
Last week's provincial elections in the Netherlands saw the far-right Forum voor Democratie (FvD), or Forum for Democracy, make significant gains in the upper house of the Senate. Winning most votes and 13 seats - more than Prime Minister Mark Rutte's party - the result surprised observers. FvD previously had no seats in the 75-member…
After Mueller report, Senate moves to investigate the Russia probe Trump called an ‘illegal takedown’
CLOSE The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says his panel will "unpack the other side of the story" of Robert Mueller's probe. AP WASHINGTON – A day after Attorney General William Barr cleared President Donald Trump of conspiring with Russians to win the 2016 election, Republicans in Congress said they would open a…