Archive for August 1st, 2017

Moscow court shooting: Three 'Grand Theft Auto gang members' killed in bungled bid to escape trial

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

A shooting in a courthouse in a Moscow suburb resulted in three assailants dead and two heavily injured on Tuesday afternoon. Two convoy officers, a man and a woman, also sustained injuries, as did an officer of the National Guard, Russia’s newest law enforcement task force. A bailiff stands behind a fence at the main [...]

Trump ‘weighed in’ on son’s statement about Russian meeting

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

The president offered his input “as any father would”, a White House spokeswoman says. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Who is Vietnam vet James McCloughan, Medal of Honor recipient?

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Vietnam War veteran and U.S. Army medic James McCloughan is scheduled to receive the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military honor Monday, 48 years after he saved the lives of 10 comrades in Vietnam. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Trump ‘dictated’ son’s statement on Russian lawyer meeting

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

There are concerns that the president’s intervention could place him in legal jeopardy. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Sen. Bernie Sanders: Trump ‘wants to sabotage health care in America’

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

He told CNN it’s “incomprehensible” that the president wants to “make life more difficult for millions of people who are struggling now to get the health insurance they need.” Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Anthony Scaramucci sacked as Trump media chief

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

The White House communications chief pays the price for a foul-mouthed tirade, fired 10 days in. Read more BBC News – US & Canada