Frankie Taggart
Frankie Taggart
  • Articles
  • Authors
Trump seeks to sew up nomination in New Hampshire showdown
by Frankie Taggart - January 24, 2024 - 12:00am
Donald Trump aims to steamroll his way toward the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday in the New Hampshire primary, making short work of his only surviving opponent, former UN ambassador Nikki Haley...
Zelensky cancels videolink appeal to US senate
by Frankie Taggart - December 6, 2023 - 9:13am
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky unexpectedly canceled a scheduled videolink appeal to US senators Tuesday as Washington is set for a showdown on funding for the war with Russia.
US evangelicals still all-in for scandal-plagued Trump
by Frankie Taggart - June 25, 2023 - 9:55am
The 45th president of the United States — who is vying to be the 47th — has spent years mired in legal and ethical scandals, from accusations that he abused his office and tried to subvert a free-and-fair...
US lawmakers on track to head off default with debt bill
by Frankie Taggart - June 1, 2023 - 9:22am
US lawmakers were set to vote Wednesday on an 11th-hour deal to raise the national borrowing limit and avert a potentially catastrophic credit default.
'I'M BACK': Trump returns to Facebook, YouTube after two-year ban
by Frankie Taggart - March 18, 2023 - 9:30am
Former president Donald Trump wrote his first posts on his reinstated Facebook and YouTube accounts Friday, more than two years after he was banned over the US Capitol insurrection.
Trump warns 2024 election 'our one shot' to save America
by Frankie Taggart - January 29, 2023 - 9:17am
Donald Trump warned that the next election would be America's last chance for salvation as he attempted to revive a faltering third run for the White House in two US states that launched his winning 2016 presidential...
Ticketmaster blames cyberattack for Taylor Swift tour debacle
by Frankie Taggart - January 25, 2023 - 4:47pm
US concert booking website Ticketmaster was hit by a cyberattack last year that led to it botching sales for Taylor Swift's US tour, it told lawmakers on Tuesday as it apologized to the pop superstar and her fa...
New US speaker faces first major test with rules vote
by Frankie Taggart - January 10, 2023 - 7:48am
Divisive new Speaker Kevin McCarthy faced the first test of his ability to lead the chaotic US House of Representatives Monday as lawmakers met to approve a rules package determining how the Republicans will go...
After bitter Republican dispute, McCarthy named US House speaker
by Frankie Taggart - January 7, 2023 - 3:04pm
Republican favorite Kevin McCarthy was named speaker of the US House of Representatives on Saturday as he finally quelled a fierce rebellion among his party's ranks that had paralyzed the lower chamber of Congress...
McCarthy inches ahead in US speaker race after fierce rebellion
by Frankie Taggart - January 7, 2023 - 10:02am
Republican frontrunner Kevin McCarthy took a significant step to becoming the new speaker of the US House of Representatives on Friday as he quelled a rebellion among his party's ranks that has paralyzed the lower...
US in crisis amid once-in-a-century political standoff
by Frankie Taggart - January 6, 2023 - 7:51am
The US House of Representatives plunged deeper into crisis Thursday as Republican favorite Kevin McCarthy failed again to win the speakership -- entrenching a three-day standoff that has paralyzed the lower chamber...
Deadlock deepens in US House speaker showdown
by Frankie Taggart - January 5, 2023 - 8:07am
The deeply-riven US House of Representatives was engulfed in crisis for a second day running Wednesday as fresh rounds of voting failed to produce a winner in the race for speaker.
Chaos as US House adjourns without choosing speaker
by Frankie Taggart - January 4, 2023 - 7:57am
The new US Congress was plunged into disarray Tuesday as renegade right-wing Republicans blocked favorite Kevin McCarthy from becoming speaker of the House of Representatives in a series of humiliating votes seen...
Trump's tax returns to be released by US Congress
by Frankie Taggart - December 21, 2022 - 9:08am
US lawmakers voted to make public Donald Trump's tax returns, ending a years-long battle by the former president to keep the filings private as his cloudy financial past continues to stoke controversy.
US lawmakers call for criminal charges against Trump
by Frankie Taggart - December 20, 2022 - 7:56am
Lawmakers investigating last year's assault on the US Capitol recommended Monday that Donald Trump be charged with multiple offenses including insurrection -- raising the stakes in a parallel criminal investigation...
Biden tries sunny message, but Trump signals 2024 comeback
by Frankie Taggart - November 5, 2022 - 9:22am
An "optimistic" President Joe Biden insisted that Democrats would win next week's midterm elections but polls showed Republicans likely to deliver a drubbing, spurring Donald Trump to signal plans for a White House...
US midterms and the 'election deniers' threatening democracy
by Frankie Taggart - October 23, 2022 - 3:17pm
Two weeks ahead of the midterm election, Republicans up and down the ballot are embracing defeated president Donald Trump's false assertion that the 2020 election was stolen and that voter fraud is rife.
US to send more rocket systems to Ukraine, Moscow signals wider war aims
by Frankie Taggart - July 21, 2022 - 7:39am
The United States on Wednesday promised to send more precision rocket systems to Kyiv, soon after Moscow signaled it was aiming to seize more Ukrainian territory beyond the eastern industrial region of Donbas.
Russian shelling kills 6 in Donbas, EU defends sanctions on Moscow
by Frankie Taggart - July 19, 2022 - 8:34am
Russian shelling of a town in eastern Ukraine on Monday killed six people, Kyiv said, as EU ministers meeting in Brussels insisted the pressure of Western sanctions on Moscow was working.
Russian strikes kill 23 as Zelensky accuses Moscow of terrorism
by Frankie Taggart - July 15, 2022 - 9:22am
Russian missiles struck Vinnytsia in central Ukraine Thursday, killing at least 23 people including three children, in what President Volodymyr Zelensky called "an open act of terrorism".
1 | 2
Are you sure you want to log out?

Philstar.com is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

Get Updated:

Signup for the News Round now

or sign in with