The White House reportedly canceled John Bolton’s interview with CNN after Trump attacked the network during a press conference

CNN The White House canceled national security adviser John Bolton’s appearance on CNN’s “State of the Union,” according to host Jake Tapper. Tapper said Bolton was “fully prepared to do the interview” but that the White House ditched the appearance after President Donald Trump attacked a CNN reporter during a UK press conference. During the exchange, […]

South Korea reportedly scrambled military jets to intercept 2 Russian aircraft that entered its air defense territory

AP/Francois Mori South Korea reportedly scrambled military jets to intercept two Russian military aircraft that entered the South’s air defense territory four times throughout the day. The Russian aircraft were believed to be military bomber jets that spent over three hours in the Korea Air Defence Identification Zone. South Korea said on Friday it had […]

Jared Kushner’s security clearance reportedly limits his access to some high level US secrets

Reuters/Jonathan Ernst President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, reportedly does not have a high-enough security clearance level to gain access to some of the most sensitive US government secrets. Kushner was granted a permanent security clearance in late May, but only at the “top secret” level. A top secret clearance does not provide access to […]

Trump’s former top aide Hope Hicks is reportedly looking for a new job in New York

J. Scott Applewhite/AP Hope Hicks has reportedly been speaking to prospective employers in New York City. She resigned as White House communications director in February. Rumors had been swirling that she could return to the White House after her time off. Hope Hicks is reportedly looking for a new job in New York City, casting […]

The original Lando Calrissian is reportedly coming back to ‘Star Wars’

Donald Glover might have done a bang-up job as Lando Calrissian, but we’re sure fans would still love to see the character’s original actor again. According to The Hollywood Reporter, that’s exactly what’s happening in Episode IX. Billy Dee Williams is reportedly reprising his role as the slick, cape-loving smuggler in the main Star Wars […]

‘Those are stupid people’: Trump reportedly tried to calm Putin after he complained that White House officials were trying to stop them from speaking

Associated Press/Andrew Harnik President Donald Trump reportedly sought to ease Russian President Vladimir Putin’s concerns that White House officials were trying to block a phone call between the two. After Putin told Trump that White House advisers were trying to interfere, Trump reportedly called those advisers “stupid people,” and told Putin he “shouldn’t listen to […]

The four boys rescued from a Thai cave were reportedly the weakest

REUTERS/Stringer Rescuers reportedly took the four weakest boys out of the Tham Luang caves first as the mission to free the 12 boys and their coach began on Sunday. Several media outlets reported the initial plan was to start with the strongest boys first, but the plan seems to have been reversed. Efforts to free the […]

Hope Hicks reportedly told friends she wouldn’t return to the White House this year, even if Trump asked

J. Scott Applewhite/AP Hope Hicks told friends she wouldn’t go back to the White House this year, even if the president asked, The Daily Beast reported. Hicks resigned from her post as White House communications director in February, but is said to be a potential replacement for Trump’s chief of staff John Kelly. Trump responded […]

Pictures show the devastating scenes from the landslide and floods that reportedly killed at least 51 people in Japan

Kyodo/Reuters At least 51 people are dead and 48 are missing after record-shattering torrential rains hit western and central Japan on Saturday, according to Japanese public broadcaster NHK. More than 1.6 million people have been ordered to evacuate from their homes by Saturday morning and 3.1 million others were advised to leave after Japan’s Meteorological […]

Trump reportedly plans on gifting Kim Jong Un a CD featuring Elton John’s ‘Rocket Man’ song

David Lachapelle Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reportedly plans on gifting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un an Elton John CD featuring the song “Rocket Man.” Trump reportedly wrote a message on the CD and signed it. Trump’s inspiration for the gift reportedly stemmed from a conversation he had with Kim during their June summit in […]