West Coast Military Installations Eyed for US Fuel Exports

The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military installations or other federal properties to open the way for more U.S. fossil fuel exports to Asia, but environmentalists see the proposal as nothing more than a handout to the fossil fuel industry which ignores the costs of climate change.

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Trump Says Saudi King Denies Knowledge of Missing Journalist

President Donald Trump said Monday he has spoken with Saudi Arabia’s king, who “denies any knowledge” of what happened to the Saudi journalist who disappeared after entering the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul last week. Trump said he is dispatching Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to the region.

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Trump Orders ‘Supplemental’ FBI Probe Into Kavanaugh Allegation

President Donald Trump on Friday ordered the FBI to open a “supplemental investigation” into Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, hours after Senate Republicans said they would not vote to confirm the nominee until the agency looked into allegations of sexual misconduct levied against him.

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Trump Takes on the World in Bizarre, Rambling Press Conference

In his first solo press conference since February 2017, President Donald Trump addressed allegations of sexual and physical assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh by recalling his own experiences with similar allegations, blaming Democrats for what he called a “big fat con job” and warning men that we live in a “very dangerous period in our country.”

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