US President Donald Trump announced in a press conference Wednesday that he was "thrilled" to announce his support for the First Step Act, a bipartisan criminal justice reform bill.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States is actively considering a second, more draconian round of sanctions against Russia over the Skripal case, US Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation Christopher Ford said on Wednesday.
A local company in Hortonville, Wisconsin, gifted each one of its employees a handgun as a holiday present.
Four creative individuals wanting to cross the car-only Zolotoy Bridge in Vladivostok, Russia, came up with a novel idea to get across the cable-stayed overpass - become a human-powered bus. (Think Fred Flintstone's car.)
Two businessmen in India’s Tamil Nadu state had to get their BMW partially taken apart last Friday in order to remove a six-foot-long spectacled cobra that had become lodged in the front.
The US military wants more money to develop more powerful lasers, microwave beams and other directed-energy weapons so it can shoot down drones and missiles, the Pentagon’s top weapons engineer said Tuesday.
Wildfires engulfed swathes of northern and southern California last week, claiming at least 48 lives, a state record for deaths attributable to such fires. However, some locals fear yet another danger, which seems even less controllable than the killer blazes.
US Senator Bernie Sanders and Greece’s former Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis are partnering to build an international progressive coalition. Radio Sputnik’s John Kiriakou recently spoke with Varoufakis in Athens about the duo’s plans.
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