All posts by Eli Ridder

Saudi Arabia Preparing to Admit Journalist Died During Interrogation

Eli Ridder | SAUDI ARABIA (71 Republic) - Saudi Arabia is preparing a report admitting that Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi died during a Saudi interrogation at their consulate in Turkey, according to multiple reports on Monday. A source cited by CNN said that the report will likely find that the action was carried out ...


The End of An Era: Sears Set to File for Bankruptcy

Eli Ridder | ANALYSIS (71 Republic) - The United States-based Sears went from selling watches in 1886 to a national necessity store a century later to a brand barely standing today, filing for bankruptcy early on Monday morning. Sears Holding Corporation more than a century ago pioneered the strategy of selling everything to everyone, according ...

Nikki Haley Resigns as U.S. Envoy to the United Nations

By Eli Ridder | United States U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley will leave her post at the end of the year. United States President Donald Trump announced the news Tuesday as he accepted her resignation. Ms. Haley, the former governor of South Carolina, will depart the envoy role after representing the United ...

Canada, U.S. Reach NAFTA Deal, Now USMCA

NAFTA has been reached.

LIVE: Kavanaugh Accuser Testifies Before Senate Committee

An accuser tells her story before a committee of the U.S. Senate.

Man Rams Truck Into FOX Dallas Studios

A truck has rammed into FOX TV studios in Dallas.

U.S., Mexico Reach Overhaul Deal, Canada Pressured to Agree

The United States and Mexico have reached a trade deal with plans to include Canada by Friday.

Former Trump Lawyer Cohen Strikes Plea Deal

Michael Cohen has entered into a plea deal.

London Car Crash Identified As ‘Terror Incident’

Eli Ridder | UNITED KINGDOM (71 Republic) - A sole male suspect was brought into custody on suspicion of terrorism charges Tuesday morning after a car crashed outside the British Houses of Parliament, injuring several. Metropolitan Police responded to the scene in force, arresting the suspect around 7:30 a.m. local time, and he remains in ...

Saudi Arabia Moves Medical Patients Out of Canada

Saudi Arabia announced on Wednesday all national patients are being withdrawn from Canadian care.