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Tom Steyer Says President Trump Has Committed 'Treason'

Tom Steyer Says President Trump Has Committed 'Treason'

Billionaire environmental activist and "Need to Impeach" founder Tom Steyer said Monday that President Donald Trump had committed "treason" for trusting Russian President Vladimir Putin's denials about interfering in U.S.

Iran: Prosecutor Says Protesters in Grand Bazaar May Face Execution

Iran: Prosecutor Says Protesters in Grand Bazaar May Face Execution

On the same day Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khameneidemandedjudicial punishment for anyone who "disrupt[s]" Iran's "economic security" by protesting, Iran's judiciary head, Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani, said protesters arrested during these events could be punished "by execution.

'Enough Moping': Obama Tells Democrats to Forget Trump, Find a Message

'Enough Moping': Obama Tells Democrats to Forget Trump, Find a Message

Former President Barack Obama told donors at a Democratic National Committee (DNC) fundraiser in Beverly Hills on Thursday that he has had enough with their "moping" over President Donald Trump's victory -- and he wants them to focus on winning Congress back from the Republicans in the 2018 midterm elections.

'Death to Khamenei' Protests Enter Fourth Day in Iran

'Death to Khamenei' Protests Enter Fourth Day in Iran

Iranians enteredthe fourth day of protests on Wednesday after the rial hit a record low of 90,000 rials to one U.S. dollar on Sunday. Chants calling for the death of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei reportedly filled Tehran's Grand Bazaar, the center of commerce in the bustling city, throughout the week.

U.S. Denies Entry to Former NATO Chief

U.S. Denies Entry to Former NATO Chief

The United States reportedly denied entry Monday to NATO's former Secretary General Javier Solana -- who played a key role in negotiating the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) -- over a visit he made to Iran in 2013.

Iran: Protesters Chant 'Death to Palestine' in Tehran's Grand Bazaar

Iran: Protesters Chant 'Death to Palestine' in Tehran's Grand Bazaar

Thousands of Iranians reportedly took to Tehran's historic Grand Bazaar on Monday, forcing its shutdown in protest over the Islamic Republic's decision to spend money on Iran's adventurism abroad instead of helping fuel its troubled economy at home, where over 40 percent of its population is unemployed.

Iraq Will Hold Election Recount Amid Voter Fraud Allegations

Iraq Will Hold Election Recount Amid Voter Fraud Allegations

Iraq's Supreme Federal Court ruled this week that the parliament's decision to manually recount votes cast during last month's election is constitutional, following widespread allegations of fraud at the polling booths.

Kamala Harris Joins Protest Against Trump's Immigration Policy at Border

Kamala Harris Joins Protest Against Trump's Immigration Policy at Border

United States Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) reportedly joined hundreds of protesters along the U.S.-Mexico border in San Diego, California, on Friday to demonstrate against President Donald Trump'simmigration policy, which she said amounted to "human rights abuse.

Report: California Democrats Backing Away from Nancy Pelosi

Report: California Democrats Backing Away from Nancy Pelosi

Several Democratic congressional candidates in California are reportedly backing away from support for House Minority Leader Sen. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), and have actually attacked her, in the hopes that it will help their chances of winning in November.

Lebanon Considers Free Border Entry for Iranians

Lebanon Considers Free Border Entry for Iranians

Lebanon'sGeneral Security agency is considering allowing Iranians into the country without stamping their passports, which has politicians concerned that this is reflective ofIran's deepening influence over the nation's Iran-backed Hezbollah movement.

Tom Steyer Releases Ad Targeting Trump for 'Child Internment Camps'

Tom Steyer Releases Ad Targeting Trump for 'Child Internment Camps'

Billionaire left-wing environmental activist and potential presidential candidate Tom Steyer launched a political ad on Wednesday featuring audio of children of illegal immigrants crying for their parents in detention centers titled, "Support the Keep Families Together Act.

Billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong Takes over L.A. Times, Declares War on 'Fake News'

Billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong Takes over L.A. Times, Declares War on 'Fake News'

Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, a billionaire who earned his fortune in the biotech field, will officially take full control of the Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union-Tribuneon Monday when the $500 million sale is completed and Soon-Shiong becomes executive chairman of the California News Group.

Ivanka Trump to Fundraise in California with Kevin McCarthy

Ivanka Trump to Fundraise in California with Kevin McCarthy

First Daughter Ivanka Trump will attend several fundraisers with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy in California next week to help protect the House against Democrats who are seeking to regain control of it in November's general election.

Khamenei's Eid Message: 'Great Satan' America Is a Failure

Khamenei's Eid Message: 'Great Satan' America Is a Failure

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the United States is a failure and referred to the nation, as he has for decades, as the "Great Satan" during his annual Eid al-Fitr prayers in Tehran on Friday morning.

Boeing Ends Sales to Iran Following U.S. Sanctions

Boeing Ends Sales to Iran Following U.S. Sanctions

Boeing announced on Wednesday that it will not deliver any of its aircraft to Iran in light of United States sanctions on the Islamic Republic as part of America's withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or Iran nuclear deal.

Report: Pentagon May Expand Operations in South China Sea

Report: Pentagon May Expand Operations in South China Sea

Multiple "Western and Asian" officials told Reuters in a report published Sunday that the United States is seeking to expand its Freedom of Navigation Operations (FONOPs) in the South China Sea to respond to growing belligerence from China.

Saudis Release Video of Crown Prince After Iran Spreads Rumor He Was Shot

Saudis Release Video of Crown Prince After Iran Spreads Rumor He Was Shot

Saudi Arabiareportedly released a video of the kingdom's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (known as MBS) Thursday chairing a meeting for the Council of Economic Affairs and Development in Jeddah on Tuesday to quash rumors, broadcast through Iranian state media, that he was injured or dead as a result of a shooting outside the royal palace on April 21.

North Korea: U.S. Military Exercises 'Intolerable Mockery' of Talks

North Korea: U.S. Military Exercises 'Intolerable Mockery' of Talks

North Korea's state newspaperRodong Sinmun, on Wednesday, said joint military exercises between the United States and South Korea occurring while the U.S.and North Korea plan a summit are an "intolerable mockery" of the upcoming historic dialogue.

Experts: U.S. Exit from JCPOA Could ‘Result in More Protests Against the Regime’

Experts: U.S. Exit from JCPOA Could ‘Result in More Protests Against the Regime’

A series of new protests could occur throughout Iran if millions of citizens feel empowered by President Donald Trump's decision to reimpose sanctions on Iran's Central Bank and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday, effectively withdrawing the United States from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or Iran nuclear deal.

Iran Plans Massive Anti-U.S. Protests to Take Place After Friday Prayers

Iran Plans Massive Anti-U.S. Protests to Take Place After Friday Prayers

Mass anti-America protests are set to take place following Friday prayer this week in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to reimpose sanctions on Iran's Central Bank and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's personal empire, effectively withdrawing the United States from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or Iran nuclear deal.

Kamala Harris Cancels as Cal Graduation Speaker over Union Protests

Kamala Harris Cancels as Cal Graduation Speaker over Union Protests

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) announced Monday she will boycott the UC Berkeley graduationceremony, where she was scheduled to deliver the keynote speech, due to a massive union-backed labor strike that forced the rescheduling of over 12,000 surgeries, cancer treatments, and appointments.

Communist Antifa Members Burn Effigy of President Trump

Communist Antifa Members Burn Effigy of President Trump

Members of the Los Angeles cell of the Red Guards, an "Antifa" group, hung an effigy of President Donald Trump during their May Day celebrations and protests in Boyle Heights last week, and called for a violent revolution against the "capitalist state.

Gavin Newsom Dominates Money Race for California Governor

Gavin Newsom Dominates Money Race for California Governor

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, the Democrat who is the frontrunner in the race to become California's next governor, continues to lead the crowded field of candidates in fundraising, having raised approximately $4.6 million in this most recent filing period.

Ben Carson Tours Homeless Shelter in Los Angeles

Ben Carson Tours Homeless Shelter in Los Angeles

Dr. Ben Carson, the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), toured a homeless women's center on Los Angeles's infamous Skid Row Tuesday as part of a fact-finding mission aimed at tackling homelessness and providing job training for inner-city communities throughout the United States.

Iran Threatens to Withdraw from Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty

Iran Threatens to Withdraw from Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty

A senior Iranian official said on Tuesday that Tehran may withdraw from the nuclear non-proliferation treaty (NPT) if President Donald Trump scraps the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or Iran nuclear deal.

Armenians Throughout the World Observe 103rd Anniversary of Genocide

Armenians Throughout the World Observe 103rd Anniversary of Genocide

People throughout the world commemorated 103 years since the Armenian genocide on Tuesday. Thousands will march throughout the streets of various cities to honor the 1.5 million lives lost during the 1915 massacre, carried out by Ottoman Turks.

Embattled California #MeToo Leader Made Anti-Asian Comments

Embattled California #MeToo Leader Made Anti-Asian Comments

California State Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens), one of the female leaders of the "#MeToo" movement in California, reportedly said she wanted to punch an "Asian person" in the face in 2014, according to new allegations.

Tom Steyer Holds Impeachment Town Hall in Oakland

Tom Steyer Holds Impeachment Town Hall in Oakland

Amidst division among his fellow Democrats over his campaign to see President Donald Trump impeached, billionaire left-wing environmentalist Tom Steyer held a rally attended by approximately 400 anti-Trump activists in Oakland Wednesday night to help garner support for his impeachment efforts.

Report: Images Show Russian Ships Leaving Syrian Port After Trump Missile Warning

Report: Images Show Russian Ships Leaving Syrian Port After Trump Missile Warning

Russia reportedly moved 11 of its warships, cargo vessels, and submarines from theSyrian port of Tartus on Wednesday, ahead of President Donald Trump warning about carrying out a potentialstrikeon the civil war-ravaged country in retaliation for a chemical attack on civilians on Saturday.

Hezbollah Chief: Dick Cheney Offered Us Money to Stop Terrorism

Hezbollah Chief: Dick Cheney Offered Us Money to Stop Terrorism

Hezbollah chiefSayyed Hassan Nasrallah claimed the United States, under former President George W. Bush, offered the Lebanon-based, Iran-backed Shi'ite terrorist group money to end its resistance movement against Israel.

Tom Steyer Building ‘Political Death Star’ to Run for President

Tom Steyer Building ‘Political Death Star’ to Run for President

Billionaire left-wing environmental activist Tom Steyer has reportedly built what some have described as a "political death star" through his multi-million dollar campaign to have President Donald Trump impeached -- laying the groundwork for a potential presidential run by Steyer himself.

Female #MeToo Leader Apologizes for Homophobic Remark

Female #MeToo Leader Apologizes for Homophobic Remark

California State Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens), a leader of the "#MeToo" movement who has faced sexual harassment accusations herself, reportedly apologized Monday for a homophobic comment she made five years ago about then-Assembly Speaker John A.

Saudi Crown Prince Urges U.S. to Withdraw from Iran Nuclear Deal During Visit

Saudi Crown Prince Urges U.S. to Withdraw from Iran Nuclear Deal During Visit

During his U.S. visit, Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman renewed his calls for the U.S. to fully withdraw from the nuclear Iran deal, saying the accord would not prevent Iran's regime from acquiring nuclear weapons and likened it to "waiting for the bullet to reach your head.

Nine Iranians Charged with Hacking Universities, Government Agencies

Nine Iranians Charged with Hacking Universities, Government Agencies

The Department of Justice (DOJ) and Department of Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) charged one Iranian entity and nine Iranians on Friday in a hacking scheme to steal intellectual property and information from at least 144 United States-based universities, various companies, and government agencies for private financial gain.

Tom Steyer Airs ‘Impeach Trump’ Ad in Spanish

Tom Steyer Airs ‘Impeach Trump’ Ad in Spanish

Billionaire leftist environmental activist and former Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama donor Tom Steyer has begun airing TV commercials in Spanish calling for President Donald Trump to be impeached.

Left-Wing Activists Protest Trump Visit to California

Left-Wing Activists Protest Trump Visit to California

President Donald Trump was only scheduled to arrive Tuesday for his first visit to California as president. But the so-called "Resistance" had already been protesting since Monday.

Gavin Newsom Attempts to Play Down Super-Privileged Past in New Ad

Gavin Newsom Attempts to Play Down Super-Privileged Past in New Ad

In his latest campaign ad, Democratic gubernatorial frontrunner Gavin Newsom seeks to counter the narrative that he would not be where he is without the help of a very wealthy family friend by playing down his privileged past and focusing on his single mom who "worked three jobs" and "waitressed at night to make ends meet.

Republican Stacey Dash Gets a Boost in Congressional Race

Republican Stacey Dash Gets a Boost in Congressional Race

Conservative actress Stacey Dash, who announcedlast month that she is running for Congress in California's 44th district as a Republican, appears to have received an inadvertent boost from the Democratic Mayor of Compton, Aja Brown.

U.N. Report Slams ‘Pattern’ of Abuses in Iranian Prisons

U.N. Report Slams ‘Pattern’ of Abuses in Iranian Prisons

A report published by the United Nations on Monday, March 5, criticizes the Iranian regime for its systematic abuse, torture,and rape of prisoners and for its heightened restrictions on freedom of expression and access to the Internet.

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