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Why is President Trump creating a space force?

Image copyright Getty Images The United States wants to establish a military space force. Astronauts won’t be armed any time soon, but according to Vice-President Mike Pence, China and Russia have been developing airborne lasers and anti-satellite missiles that need to be countered. “The space environment has fundamentally changed in ...

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Signed a Trump NDA? Get banned from the airwaves

And any former Trump employee who wants to appear on CNN, Fox or MSNBC, should be asked to sign a statement guaranteeing that they’ve signed no such NDA and are in no way being paid by the Trump Organization, the Trump campaign, or any affiliated group. There couldn’t be a ...

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Trump administration says it’s reviewing security clearances for ex-officials who have already had theirs revoked

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said during a briefing that, in addition to revoking former CIA Director John Brennan’s clearance, the President will consider pulling clearances for ex-FBI Director James Comey, ex-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, ex-FBI agent Peter Strzok, ex-FBI lawyer Lisa Page, ex-Director of National Intelligence ...

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Trump ends ex-CIA head John Brennan’s security access

Image copyright Reuters Image caption John Brennan stepped down as CIA director in January 2017 Donald Trump has revoked the security clearance of ex-CIA chief John Brennan, denying the US president’s critic of any access to sensitive information. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders announced the decision by reading a ...

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Traffic stop no blockage to citizenship: Wernick

A. Your having been cited won’t keep you from becoming a U.S. citizen. You should note the citation on form N-400, Application for Naturalization, where it asks “Have you EVER been arrested, cited, or detained by any law enforcement officer . . .” Traffic citations that do not involve alcohol, ...

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Judge throws out challenge to Scots abortion pill move

Image caption Misoprostol is sold under the brand name Cytotec among others Scottish women will still be allowed to take abortion pills at home after a legal challenge against the move was thrown out. Scotland became the first part of the UK to let women take the drug misoprostol at ...

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Westminster crash: Raids after suspected terror attack

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe car can be seen crashing into a barrier Police are searching three addresses in the Midlands after a man was arrested on suspicion of terrorism following a car crash outside Parliament. The 29-year-old British suspect is not believed to be known ...

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Italy bridge: Dozens feared dead in Genoa as motorway collapses

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionParts of the bridge can be seen collapsing A motorway bridge has collapsed in the northwest Italian city of Genoa and fire brigade sources say 35 people were believed killed as vehicles plummeted to the ground. Dramatic video footage captured the moment ...

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