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Supreme Court blocks Arkansas executions

The U.S. Supreme Court saved an Arkansas death row inmate's life just minutes before his death warrant expired on Monday. Until word of the decision from Washington reached the prison here in rural southeast Arkansas , state officials were optimistic that the justices would allow them to proceed with Davis' execution.


United States warned of retaliation after missile attack on Syria

United States warned of retaliation after missile attack on Syria

John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and Senator Lindsey Graham, both Republican hawks, issued a joint statement Thursday night to laud Trump's move, saying he "deserves the support of the American people". "I don't know whether in Washington they presented any evidence, but I did not see that in the Security Council", the Swedish diplomat said. Trump spoke by telephone Friday with Saudi Arabia's King Salman, who reaffirmed strong support for the military strike ...


139th White House Easter Egg Roll Offers Fun, Games To Kids

139th White House Easter Egg Roll Offers Fun, Games To Kids

While the president and first lady took some time out to take photos with some of the children at the event , it seems like President Trump was eager to get back on message as soon as possible. The event was moved in 1878 to the president's "backyard", where it's taken place almost every year since. Politico tweeted the following video, asserting that the president had signed a kid's hat and then proceeded to toss it into the crowd.



Why Is Tom Brady Skipping Patriots White House Visit?

While the football team was at the White House, President Donald Trump praised them, saying that "No team has been this good for this long" and compared their post- "Deflategate" Super Bowl win to his presidential election victory, according to The New York Times .



Israeli defense officials: Assad still has chemical weapons

French intelligence services will soon provide proof that Syrian President Bashar Assad's military used chemical weapons in an attack this month that killed scores of civilians, a lot of them women and children, Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said Wednesday.


North Korea propaganda video shows missile attack destroying U.S. city

North Korea propaganda video shows missile attack destroying U.S. city

Navy's Yokosuka base, Pence said a diligent and collaborative approach to deescalating tensions on the Korean Peninsula was the way forward. "Those who would challenge our resolve or readiness should know, we will defeat any attack and meet any use of conventional or nuclear weapons with an overwhelming and effective American response", Pence said.