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'Too tough on terrorists': Trump defends under-fire CIA Director nominee Haspel

By ethan / May 7, 2018

US President Donald Trump took to Twitter Monday to defend his nominee for the CIA directorship, Gina Haspel. Trump argued that Haspel was “too tough on terrorists” for the Democrats. “My highly respected nominee for CIA Director, Gina Haspel, has come under fire because she was too tough on Terrorists,” Trump tweeted. “Think of that, […]

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CIA image at stake? Trump's spy chief nominee Haspel mulled withdrawal amid torture record scrutiny

By ethan / May 7, 2018

The CIA and the White House have rushed to support Gina Haspel, who reportedly mulled withdrawing from her nomination to the top spy post, amid public scrutiny of her alleged deep involvement in the agency’s torture practices. Unwilling to further discredit the CIA’s already quite controversial ‘enhanced interrogation’ techniques used on suspected terrorists, 61-year-old Haspel […]

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Alabama senate GOP nominee Roy Moore rides in on horseback to vote (VIDEO)

By ethan / December 12, 2017

Published time: 12 Dec, 2017 18:55 The Alabama Senate race became even more of a spectacle when GOP nominee Roy Moore arrived to the polling place on horseback. Riding in on his trusty steed “Sassy,” Moore cast a vote for himself, hoping to defeat Democrat Doug Jones. Dogged by allegations of sexual misconduct with minors […]

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