Category US politics

U.S. General Elections: Vote Tuesday, November 4, 2014, for Governor, Senate, local, and House races

“Elections in the United States are being held throughout 2014, with the general elections scheduled for Tuesday, November 4, 2014. During this midterm election year, all 435 seats in the United States House of Representatives and 33 of the 100 seats in the United States Senate will be contested; along with 38 state and territorial […]

CDC Ebola stats as of August 31, 2014: Confirmed Case Count 3707, Deaths 1848, Lab Confirmed 2106

The CDC reported 1848 deaths as of August 31, 2014, with 2106 confirmed cases, and a 3707 confirmed case count. Reports are that the Ebola virus is spreading faster than health officials can keep up with it, this is largely due to misinformation in the region, and some of the public being afraid of workers. […]

President Barack Obama leads tributes as United States of America remembers 9/11

President Barack Obama leads Americans in remembering the victims of the 9/11 attacks on the 11th anniversary of the atrocity. NEVER FORGET 9/11 MAY THEY REST IN PEACE. MAY TERROR ATTACKS BE ENDED ON PLANET EARTH.

Humanitarian Crisis: 50,000 undocumented children in need of help at U.S. border

Following a meeting with Texas Gov. Rick Perry and others, President Obama makes a statement on immigration reform in Dallas, Texas, July 9, 2014. “The first thing we can think of is to send our children to the United States,” said a mother of two in La Pradera, who declined to give her name because […]

Chinese hackers ‘broke into US personnel network’

A New York Times report says Chinese hackers accessed databases in the Office of Personnel Management, where sensitive employee data is stored. Read more here.

An explanation on what is happening with Russia and Ukraine Unrest in 2014

Found this great explanation on Reddit, hope that it will help you understand. Link to comment on Reddit. “The version I’ll tell is controversial, but the most accurate. Russian President Vladimir Putin has envisioned a return of Russia to superpower status. In order for the now re-energized nation to do this, it must win influence […]

Deadly Clashes In Bangkok, Thailand Kill Three As PM Charged With Corruption

“A police officer was among three people killed during gun battles as police cleared anti-government protesters who have blocked state buildings since November. The violence in Bangkok came as corruption charges were filed against Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. A 52-year-old civilian was also confirmed to be one of the dead after suffering a head […]