U.S. News

GOP health-care bill stalled

(CitizensOutpost) Republicans bit off more than they could chew as the American Healthcare Act stalled today: “We just pulled it,” President Trump told the Washington Post in a telephone interview. The decision came a day after Trump delivered an ultimatum to lawmakers — and represented multiple failures for the new president and House Speaker Paul D. […]

Technology U.S. News

Vault 7: CIA Bugs ‘Factory Fresh’ iPhones

(CitizensOutpost) Wikileaks has released another revelation from Vault7, this one dubbed “Dark Matter” which claims that the CIA has been bugging “factory fresh” iPhones since at least 2008: RELEASE: CIA #Vault7 "Dark Matter" https://t.co/pgnfeODXVB pic.twitter.com/vkI16f3vMD — WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) March 23, 2017 A description of the documents reads: Today, March 23rd 2017, WikiLeaks releases Vault 7 “Dark […]

Politics U.S. News

White House Admits Obama’s ‘Deep State’ Working to Stop Trump

(CitizensOutpost) The White House admitted Tuesday that the government contains an inner core of employees whose loyalties do not align with the Trump administration.  Not a new revelation, it is quite common for many employees from within the government to retain their positions throughout multiple administrations, however, the unification of these hold-overs would pose a challenge […]

World News

Humiliated: Missile EXPLODES on launchpad a day after Kim Jong Un boasted North Korea is ‘ready for war’

  (CitizensOutpost) In seemingly dramatic fashion, The Sun has reported that North Korea’s latest missile test fails within seconds of launching, turning into a heaping fireball: US military chiefs confirmed Kim’s rocket had erupted into a ball of flames moments after take-off. US commander Dave Benham said: “US Pacific Command detected what we assess was […]

U.S. News

The slowing begins: Foreign Banks Retreating from Lending to U.S.

(CitizensOutpost) As previously reported, The Fed has increased interest rates by a quarter of a percent in an effort to spark inflation.  Seemingly in anticipation of this change, the first week of March has already recorded a 0.75% drop in foreign-related loans and leases: The contraction of foreign loans comes at a time when loan […]

Health

UN Experts Call for Worldwide Treaty to Phase Out Pesticides

(CitizensOutpost) Two experts from the UN are calling for a global treaty to farm without pesticides.  Hilal Elver, UN special reporter on the right to food, and Baskut Tuncak, special reporter on toxins, have brought research to the Human Rights Council in Geneva claiming pesticides are responsible for 200,000 acute poising deaths every year. Chronic exposure […]

U.S. News

U.S. Secret Service not what it used to be

(CitizensOutpost) The Secret Service has had some stumbles recently that may leave you wondering if the President’s security is in jeopardy.  The following lapses in security have occurred so far in the first months of the Trump Presidency: A fence jumper with two cans of mace was able to roam around the White House grounds March […]