Shortly after arriving in Washington, Pruitt demoted the career staff member heading his security detail and replaced him with EPA Senior Special Agent Pasquale "Nino" Perrotta, a former Secret Service agent who operates a private security company. An EPA official with direct knowledge of Pruitt's security spending says Perrotta oversaw a rapid expansion of the EPA chief's security detail to accommodate guarding him day and night, even on family vacations and when Pruitt was home in Oklahoma. … [Read more...] about Report: EPA Chief Spent Millions on Security and Travel
The Trump administration has made clamping down on the gang one of its top priorities. During a speech on Long Island last year, the president addressed an uptick in crime from MS-13. Likewise, in January, Trump dedicated a segment of his State of the Union speech to the gang, noting that the group “caused the loss of many innocent lives." … [Read more...] about MS-13 Gang Member Arrested Traveling With Migrant Caravan From Central America to U.S.
In his confession played to the court during his testimony hearing Friday, Bissonnette told police during his interrogation that news coverage of Trump’s travel ban, which initially sought to bar citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from the United States and stirred widespread protest at that time, played a role in inspiring the attack. … [Read more...] about Trudeau’s Trump Travel Ban Reaction Motivated Quebec City Mosque Shooter
This Newsweek gallery covers the top 50 destinations in the world, including Greek islands, coral reefs, salt flats and jungles, as well as must-see European cities such as Rome, Paris and London. Visit Flight Network's Ultimate Travel Bucket List for even more tempting trips and to find out how to book the ultimate vacation. … [Read more...] about In Pictures: The World’s Ultimate Travel Bucket List for 2018
And despite the draw of places like New York and Los Angeles, the most popular cities are often those accesible to the billions living in China and India. However, there are still plenty of familiar names near the top; Rome, Paris and London rank highly, while millions of overseas visitors are drawn to the U.S. to spend their tourist bucks. … [Read more...] about In Pictures: The Top 50 Cities for Travelers