Author: Staff Report

China detains Interpol chief

China has confirmed it is holding Meng Hongwei, the head of the International Criminal Police Organization, commonly known as Interpol, who has been missing since September 25, when he left headquarters of the international organization established in 1923 to facilitate…

Supreme Court swings right

A bitterly divided U.S. Senate voted to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination in a near party-line vote of 50-48, delivering a triumph to President Donald Trump that could put the right-wing in control of the nation’s judiciary for a generation.…

Self-Defense Gun Use is Rare

New research from the Violence Policy Center (VPC) confirms that, contrary to what the firearms industry and gun lobby claim, private citizens rarely use guns to kill criminals or stop crimes. The new study, Firearm Justifiable Homicides and Non-Fatal Self-Defense…

NJ gets off microbrewery backs

The Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control (“ABC”) announced today that it will suspend enforcement of the “Special Ruling” issued on September 21, 2018 regarding limited brewery licenses. The suspension will provide ABC with the opportunity to engage in further conversations…

U.S. military bombing targets in Somalia

In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. military forces claimed an airstrike in southern Somalia has killed at least nine al-Shabab militants after an insurgent attack on government forces. A statement by the U.S. Africa Command said, “In…