The Zika virus may cause birth defects — and experts think it’s coming to the US

The Zika virus, a rare tropical disease that’s causing a panic in Brazil — because it may lead to babies being born with abnormally small heads — has now made its way to Puerto Rico. And experts fear the United States could be next. Until last year, the Zika virus, which is spread by mosquitoes, was mainly confined to Africa and Asia. But in 2015 the...

North Korea announces it conducted nuclear test

North Korea says it has successfully carried out a hydrogen bomb test, which if confirmed, will be a first for the reclusive regime and a significant advancement for its military ambitions. A hydrogen bomb is more powerful than plutonium weapons, which is what North Korea used in its three previous underground nuclear tests. “If there’s no invasion...

Obama tightens gun restrictions through executive order

President Obama has issued 10 executive orders changing the way gun sales are monitored and carried out, redefining a gun “dealer” to include almost any private citizens who sell even a single gun annually. Under the Obama edict, many person-to-person sales of firearms would now be scooped up by the federal government’s gun database. “The goal is keeping...

US Navy to Send Warship to South China Sea Within 24 Hours

On Monday, the Pentagon confirmed its plans to patrol the South China Sea. Amid rising tensions between Washington and Beijing, the US Navy will take the aggressive action of sailing within 12 nautical miles of Chinese territory.

Fall Is Here!!!!!!

Fall is here, and we are already in Week 3 of the NFL Season!!!!!  Time flies so so so fast!!!!

Presidential Polls

Carly Fiorina shot into second place in the Republican presidential field on the heels of another strong debate performance, and Donald Trump has lost some support, a new national CNN/ORC poll shows. The survey, conducted in the three days after 23 million people tuned in to Wednesday night’s GOP debate on CNN, shows that Trump is still the party’s...