Category: Reports

Reports: Trump Intends to Pick Amy Coney Barrett as SCOTUS Justice
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Reports: Trump Intends to Pick Amy Coney Barrett as SCOTUS Justice

Several media outlets are reporting that President Donald Trump will, on Saturday, announce that he will nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be the next Associate Justice on the U.S. Supreme Court, replacing the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Several GOP campaign officials across different elements of the party also confirm the pick to Breitbart News,…

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Reports Claim Bahrain Stopped Iran-Backed Militants Planning Attacks
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Reports Claim Bahrain Stopped Iran-Backed Militants Planning Attacks

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain broke up a plot by militants backed by Iran to launch attacks on diplomats and foreigners in the island nation home to the U.S. Navy’s 5th Fleet, Saudi state television and local media reported Sunday, just days after the kingdom normalized relations with Israel. Details about the claimed…

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Reports: China’s Ambassador to Israel ‘Found Dead at Home’
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Reports: China’s Ambassador to Israel ‘Found Dead at Home’

China’s Ambassador to Israel, Du Wei, was found dead in his Tel Aviv apartment on Sunday, various reports emanating from Israel indicated. An Israeli police spokesman told Reuters news agency: “As part of the regular procedure, police units are at the scene.” Israel’s Channel 12 TV, quoting unnamed medical sources, said initial indications were that…

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TSMC reports $3.9B Q1 profit, but slashes outlook for the year
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TSMC reports $3.9B Q1 profit, but slashes outlook for the year

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) beat analyst estimates after reporting its net profit almost doubled in the quarter that ended in March, and said it was hopeful to sustain momentum in the current quarter but slashed its industry and foundry outlook for the year. The Taiwan-headquartered company, which counts Apple among its clients, reported profit…

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Apple reports a record $12.7B in services revenue
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Apple reports a record $12.7B in services revenue

Apple’s increasing focus on its services business seems to be paying off, with the company reporting a record $12.7 billion in services net sales during the first quarter of its fiscal year — a year-over-year increase of roughly 17%. Services includes existing offerings like iCloud and Apple Music, as well as a number of new…

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Reports: Jeff Van Drew to Abandon Democrat Party, Join GOP
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Reports: Jeff Van Drew to Abandon Democrat Party, Join GOP

Jeff Van Drew, a moderate who represents a suburban district that Trump carried in 2016, has reportedly begun telling campaign staff and allies he will join the Republican Party, according to the New Jersey Globe. The switch comes after Van Drew was one of two Democrats to vote against formalizing the impeachment inquiry last month.…

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Reports: Eric Holder Considers Jumping into 2020 Presidential Primary
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Reports: Eric Holder Considers Jumping into 2020 Presidential Primary

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is again considering running for the Democrat nomination for president in 2020 after previously ruling out a run, a move that comes as former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has filed presidential primary paperwork in Alabama signaling he may be a late entrant to the race. All of…

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Reports Say ISIS Founder Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Captured or Killed
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Reports Say ISIS Founder Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Captured or Killed

The White House announced late Saturday that President Donald Trump will address the nation on Sunday after reports suggest ISIS founder Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was captured or killed by the United States. The president previewed the news on his Twitter account. “Something very big has just happened!” he wrote cryptically on his Twitter account. Something very…

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