Hong Kong bans ivory sales in landmark vote
San Jose City Council sets a 6-week deadline for removing a statue of Christopher Columbus from City Hall.
: "They defend our flag abroad. They are strong moms and brave kids. They are firefighters, police officers, border agents, medics, and Marines. But above all else, they are Americans. And this Capitol, this city, and this Nation, belongs entirely to them." SOTU
: "Freedom stands tall over one more monument: this one. This Capitol. This living monument to the American people. We're a people whose heroes live not only in the past but all around us, defending hope, pride, and defending the American way." SOTU
: "No matter where you have been, or where you come from, this is your time. If you work hard, if you believe in yourself, if you believe in America, then you can dream anything, you can be anything, and together, we can achieve absolutely anything." SOTU
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - 48km S of Acari, Peru
: "I think if Americans cared what celebrities thought, then Hillary Clinton would be president."
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 17km SW of Corredor, Costa Rica
1 month ago
The Colombian president has broken off talks with the ELN saying he cannot accept the group's continued violence after it launched attacks on three police stations over the weekend
: "This is a president who wants to lead for everybodyHe's building an economy that helps every American."
1 month ago
Ambassador @nikkihaley: Maduro continues to ignore the well-being of the Venezuelan people and steal their democracy. The United States will not be left without doing anything while the people of Venezuela continue to fall victim to the Maduro regime
on @POTUS: "He's not going to give up putting America first." @foxandfriends
Colombia: 7 officers killed and dozens injured in 3 attacks against the police in less than 24 hours
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 44km SSE of Acari, Peru
KCNA: "'America first', Yankee-style hegemonic doctrine saying that everything should exist for the U.S., accelerates isolation and ruin of the empire of evils in all aspects of politics, economy, military affairs and diplomacy."
KCNA: "The burglarious logic for aggression 'America first' justifying the act of depriving other countries and nations of sovereignty and rights to existence and development serves as strong catalyst accelerating ruin of the empire of evils in every part of the world."
KCNA: "'America first' is the chauvinist doctrine which is driving the U.S. into isolation and ruin as it persists in inequality and racial discrimination in the international relations and the war-first doctrine wrecking global peace, prompted by its hegemonic nature."
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 62km ESE of Pedasi, Panama
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - 24km NW of Albardon, Argentina
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 89km NW of Vinchina, Argentina
1 month ago
Multiple patients transported from this Howard Johnson Hotel after a shooting in Niagara Falls early this morning
1 month ago
Gunmen kill at least 14 people in suspected gang attack at crowded nightclub in the Brazilian city of Fortaleza
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 73km SSW of Acari, Peru
Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 - 43km SE of Pedasi, Panama
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 56km S of Acari, Peru
Bomb attack on a police station in Colombia leaves at least four police officers dead, 42 others injured
Brazil: At least 14 dead in Fortaleza nightclub shooting
US Department of State: Security Alert for Colombia: reports of a bomb exploding the morning of January 27 at the CAI San Jose police station in Barranquilla