May 20, 2018
Salem-News.com (May-08-2018 23:48:00)
Trump Pulls Out of Iran Nuclear AgreementRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
...losing more international credibility and alienating European allies
(SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.) -
On May 8, 2018, Trump abandoned the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and the U.S., Britain, France, Germany, Russia, China and the European Union, which severely limited Iran’s ability to enrich uranium fuel and other activities necessary to make nuclear weapons.
Salem-News.com (May-07-2018 13:40:00)
Trump, Our Cartoon Nobel Peace Prize NomineeRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
In truth, Kim Jung-un and South Korean leader Moon Jae-in led the peace initiative.
(SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.) -
On May 1st, 18 Republican members of Congress sent a letter to the Norwegian Nobel Committee, nominating Trump to receive the award for his work to "end the Korean War, denuclearize the Korean peninsula, and bring peace to the region.”
Salem-News.com (May-07-2018 02:17:00)
Pickup vs Motorcycle Crash Claims Life of Washington WomanBonnie King Salem-News.com
A tragic reminder that driving under the influence is a volatile choice.
(SPIRIT LAKE, Idaho) -
It was about 10:50 p.m. when 25-year old Jonathan A. Smith was traveling south on Idaho state Highway 41 in a 1992 Dodge Dakota, while 49-year old Mark Kondash was driving northbound, riding a 2002 Harley Davidson.
Salem-News.com (May-04-2018 18:39:00)
When Will Electric Cars Take Over The Roads?James Burgess Oilprices.com
The age of the electric vehicle (EV) will be here sooner than you think.
(LONDON Oilprice.com) -
Millions of new EVs will take a big bite out of oil demand and displace 8 million barrels of transport fuel (gasoline and diesel) every day.
Salem-News.com (May-04-2018 17:56:00)
Syria`s New Law Number Ten Devastates Sunni RefugeesDr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
Refugees forced to flee Syria have experienced one or more war crime or crime against humanity.
Law Number 10 sets in motion a massive political and legal overhaul of the government land registry and gives Syrian refugees, whether inside the country or abroad just 30 days to prove ownership of their houses and property. All Syrian refugees must present their deeds to local council offices in the country.
Salem-News.com (May-01-2018 16:59:00)
Oregon Governor Brown Signs DACA Legislation at May Day CelebrationSalem-News.com
These bills are indicative of the Oregon culture, generous and smart.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Governor Kate Brown today signed two bills that provide support to Oregon's DACA recipients and immigrants as part of the May Day celebration at the Capitol.
Salem-News.com (Apr-30-2018 18:38:00)
UN Slams Speaker of Parliament for Speaking Against Gays and LesbiansSalem-News.com
Britain will face a big battle in legalizing homosexuality in Ghana
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Latest news in Ghana is that a UN official took offence of the sentiments made by the speaker of the parliament concerning homosexuality in Ghana. The official further commented that the LGBT community was large in Ghana. Britain had earlier hinted on aiding the Government on legalizing homosexuality in the country.
Salem-News.com (Apr-26-2018 17:12:00)
Surviving Syrian Refugees Shut Out by Lebanon`s PoliticiansDr. Franklin Lamb, Salem-News.con
Lebanon’s politicians insist Syrian refugees "Return to Syria Now!" But to what?
(Syrian-Lebanon border) -
“Uridu an aouda ela bayti fi Sourya!” (“I want to return home to Syria!”)
Salem-News.com (Apr-25-2018 16:48:00)
Protecting and Restoring the Oregon State FlowerSalem-News.com
Illegally harvesting Oregon Grape has reduced the plant throughout the state.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
Land managers in the South Willamette Valley have discovered a disturbing trend on the properties they manage: Oregon grape plants are being illegally harvested in large numbers, presumably to sell for the herbal properties of their roots.
Salem-News.com (Apr-25-2018 16:38:00)
Schrader Bipartisan Bill Passes HouseSalem-News.com
Schrader Bill will Restore 2014 Biological Opinion for the Columbia River
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) -
Today, a bipartisan bill introduced by Congressman Kurt Schrader (D-OR-05) and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA-05) to bring certainty back to the Federal Columbia River Power System passed the House with bipartisan support.