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NYC Protesters March Against Alleged White Supremacist Slaying Of Black Man

Protesters on Friday night made a makeshift memorial in memory Timothy Caughman -- a black man killed by a white supremacist. NEW YORK ― Nelini Stamp wants America to say Timothy Caughman’s name ― not the name of the man who killed him. “Timothy was killed by a white supremacist, by a white terrorist,” Stamp told a crowd of about 300 protesters Friday evening in Manhattan’s Union Square. This man, she said, “came from Baltimore to New York City ... Full story

US airstrike kills high-profile terrorist leader

The U.S. Department of Defense has confirmed that a U.S. counter-terrorism airstrike conducted March 19 in Paktika Province, Afghanistan, resulted in the death of Qari Yasin, a well-known al Qaeda terrorist leader responsible for the deaths of dozens of innocent victims, including two American service members. Yasin, a senior terrorist figure from Balochistan, Pakistan, had ties to Tehrik-e Taliban and had plotted multiple al Qaeda terror ... Full story

From Russia, with Panic

he Russians hacked America. After Donald Trump’s surprise victory in November, these four words reverberated across the nation. Democratic Party insiders, liberal pundits, economists, members of Congress, spies, Hollywood celebrities, and neocons of every stripe and classification level—all these worthy souls reeled in horror at the horribly compromised new American electoral order. In unison, the centers of responsible opinion concurred that ... Full story

Ellison says Democrats must fight Republicans at all levels

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Democrats need to prepare for an ongoing fight against Republicans at all levels of government, not just the White House, their newly appointed deputy national chairman said on Saturday. "We can't just say it's all about Trump," Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., said at the New Hampshire Democratic Party's annual meeting. Ellison, who lost his bid for chairman of the Democratic National Committee to former Labor Secretary Tom ... Full story

Congolese militia decapitates more than 40 policemen as violence grows

A UN trooper searches a man on a bicycle in Kasai as efforts continue to find two missing UN experts. Photograph: Schalk van Zuydam/AP. A Congolese militia group has decapitated 42 policemen after ambushing them in an increasingly violent region where the United Nations is searching for missing American and Swedish investigators, according to a local official. Members of the Kamwina Nsapu militia staged the attack between the cities of Tshikapa ... Full story

Asked about Manhattan murder, de Blasio says 'dynamic of hatred' is 'clearly' linked to Trump

When asked on Staten Island if he saw a connection to Trump and the targeted attacks on Jewish organizations, Mayor Bill de Blasio said the president's action “does not help at all.” | Getty. Share on Facebook. Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling what police said was a racially-motivated murder of a black Manhattan resident by a white man who traveled to the city from Baltimore an "act of domestic, racist terrorism.". And he believes that "a ... Full story

Trump admin must fill State Dept. jobs | TheHill

Two senior State Department posts remain vacant. Full story

Angry over U.S. healthcare fail, Trump voters spare him blame

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. The day after the flaming out of U.S. President Donald Trump's first major legislative initiative, his supporters across America were lashing out - at conservatives, at Democrats, at leaders of his Republican Party in Congress. Only Trump himself was spared their wrath. Many voters who elected him appeared largely willing to give him a pass on the collapse of his campaign promise to overhaul the U.S. healthcare system, ... Full story

London attack: Muslim raises over $30,000 for victims

A crowdfunding campaign by a British Muslim who witnessed an attack in London that killed four people has almost reached a target of $37,000, which will be donated to the victims' families. By the time of publishing, more than 1,000 people had donated $33,500 towards the fund. On Wednesday, Muddassar Ahmed was barricaded in a nearby office building in Westminster at the time of the car-and-knife attack, which also wounded dozens. "I was there ... Full story