Justin Trudeau urges ‘dialogue and mutual respect’ to end rail blockade

“I know that people’s patience is running short. We need to find a solution and we need to find it now,” Trudeau told parliament on Tuesday. The dispute should be settled by “dialogue and mutual respect” and not through force, he added.

Trudeau urges patience, warns against force in rail protests

Opposition Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer called Trudeau’s statement “a complete abdication of responsibility and a failure of leadership.” Scheer said many of “radical activists” have little to no connection with First Nations communities. He previously said the activists should “check their privilege.”

Canada’s Trudeau stresses the need for peaceful end to pipeline protests

The C$6.6 billion ($4.97 billion) pipeline at the heart of the dispute would move natural gas from northeastern British Columbia to the Pacific Coast, where the liquefied natural gas Canada export facility, led by Royal Dutch Shell Plc, is under construction. The pipeline will be operated by TC Energy Corp.

Is Trump Finally Gearing Up To Fulfill His Pledge To ‘Drain The Swamp’?

Trump has begun to significantly shake things up after being acquitted by the U.S. Senate on two articles of impeachment. Just days after his acquittal, the president ousted multiple witnesses at the center of his impeachment, transferring both Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman and his brother Yevgeny from the National Security Council back to the Army […]

June Jobs Report: 224,000 Jobs Added, Unemployment At 3.7 Percent

The June figures come on the heels of May’s job report that revealed unemployment steadily showing the lowest numbers in 50 years. The U.S. economy added 75,000 jobs in May, while the unemployment rate remained at 3.6 percent. Economists had predicted 180,000 jobs would be added and that wage growth would rise to about 3.2 […]

Obama: College Students Are Too ‘Coddled’ [VIDEO]

I’ve heard some college campuses where they don’t want to have a guest speaker who is too conservative, or they don’t want to read a book if it has language that is offensive to African-Americans or somehow sends a demeaning signal towards women. I gotta tell you, I don’t agree with that either. I don’t agree […]

May Jobs Report: 75,000 Jobs Added, Unemployment Remains At 3.6 Percent

The May jobs report comes on the heels of April’s job report that showed the lowest unemployment numbers in 50 years. The U.S. economy added 263,000 jobs in April, while the unemployment rate fell to 3.6 percent. Economists had predicted only 190,000 jobs added and a continued unemployment rate of 3.8 percent.

Country Singer Daniel Lee Martin Found Dead After Being Charged With Child Sex Abuse Crimes

“Martin did not respond to attempts to make contact with him,” a spokesperson for the sheriff’s office said in a statement to People. “The PSO SWAT team was called in to assist, as Martin previously made threats of harm against himself and others.” (RELATED: Delta Passenger Becomes Suicidal, Attempts To Open Door Mid-Flight)

Delta Passenger Becomes Suicidal, Attempts To Open Door Mid-Flight

“A young woman in perhaps her early twenties became suicidal and tried to open the door of plane as we descended into LGA,” Herbert wrote on Twitter. “Her father pulled her from door. She was screaming her head off that she needed to open the door and die.” (RELATED: Two College Students Found Dead, Police […]

10 White House Employees Whose Salaries Are Higher Than Jared And Ivanka’s [SLIDESHOW]

The White House released its employee salary report on June 30. According to the report, senior adviser and assistant to the president Jared Kushner and adviser to the president Ivanka Trump take home a whopping $0 a year from taxpayers. Assistant to the president for intergovernmental and technology initiatives Reed Cordish also forwent his White House salary.