Archive for October 5th, 2017

Interior Whistleblower Quits, Lambastes Ryan Zinke's 'Resume Of Failure'

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Joel Clement — a federal scientist who blew the whistle on the Trump administration, claiming he was reassigned for warning about the dangers of climate change to Alaska natives — has resigned from his post at the Interior Department. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Las Vegas shooting: NRA urges new rules for gun ‘bump-stocks’

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

The US pro-gun group calls for federal regulators to review the legality of the devices. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

Tillerson says he never planned to quit, won’t discuss report he called Trump a 'moron'

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he has never considered leaving his position and affirmed his commitment to President Trump’s agenda in a statement Wednesday morning. Tillerson was responding to an NBC News report that Vice President Pence had to talk him out of resigning following Trump’s rambling, highly politicized speech to a gathering of [...]

Las Vegas: How US mass shootings are getting worse

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Deadly rampages are happening more often and claiming more lives. Here’s how the US changed. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

House Passes An Abortion Ban After Letting Children's Health Program Expire

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

NEW YORK― House Republicans are expected to pass a bill on Tuesday that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy ― a move the Trump administration said will “help to facilitate a culture of life.” Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Las Vegas shooting: Paddock’s girlfriend denies knowledge of attack

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Marilou Danley said she had no idea her “kind, caring, quiet” partner was planning the mass killing. Read more BBC News – US & Canada