Wednesday June 26-th, 2019

Lindsey Graham slams Ocasio-Cortez for comparing migrants to Jews fleeing Nazis Lindsey Graham slams Ocasio-Cortez for comparing migrants to Jews fleeing Nazis

Asking to be considered a refugee & applying for status isn't a crime. On Sunday, the 29-year-old former bartender compared caravan members at the U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham speaks during a rally in Tupelo, Miss., Nov. 26, 2018. "Might help her bet...

Global lawmakers grill Facebook exec in United Kingdom parliament Global lawmakers grill Facebook exec in United Kingdom parliament

A Facebook engineer warned in 2014 about a potentially huge data issue involving Russian Federation, according to a United Kingdom lawmaker who reviewed a cache of sealed Facebook documents. The Facebook founder's decision to skip the hearing did n...

WikiLeaks, Manafort reps reject Guardian report alleging meeting with Assange in 2016 WikiLeaks, Manafort reps reject Guardian report alleging meeting with Assange in 2016

The newspaper said it is unclear "why Manafort wanted to see Assange and what was discussed". Multiple sources told The Guardian that "Manafort went to see Assange in 2013, 2015 and in spring 2016" at the Ecuadorian embassy, where the WikiLeaks f...

The Explosion that Set Off the Sawmill Fire The Explosion that Set Off the Sawmill Fire

The words "boy" and "girl" can be seen on the target before it explodes. Dickey reported the fire immediately and admitted igniting it, the US Forest Service said . Speaking in court, he told the judge: "It was a complete accident". He will face...

Paul Manafort Talked To Julian Assange

WikiLeaks is so confident of its claim, that it announced it's willing to put its money - and Assange's life - on the table. "Remember this day when the Guardian permitted a serial fabricator to totally destroy the paper's reputation", WikiLeak...

Roadside bomb kills 3 U.S. soldiers in eastern Afghanistan Roadside bomb kills 3 U.S. soldiers in eastern Afghanistan

A North Atlantic Treaty Organisation statement said they had been killed when an improvised explosive device (IED) detonated near Ghazni city in central Afghanistan . Ghazni was the only one of Afghanistan's 34 provinces where parliamentary election...

US service member killed in Afghanistan US service member killed in Afghanistan

Army National Guard and the mayor of North Ogden, Utah, died in an insider attack in Kabul. The soldier's death was announced Saturday in a press release by Sgt. The Islamic State (IS) extremist group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombin...

Alabama police offer new explanation for shooting wrong man Alabama police offer new explanation for shooting wrong man

Hoover Police Captain Gregg Rector said investigators now believe that more than two people were involved in the initial fight ahead of the shooting, and that "at least one gunman" is still at large who could be responsible. The officer is on adminis...

One dead and five injured after vehicle mounts curb in NY One dead and five injured after vehicle mounts curb in NY

The fire department said shortly before 8 p.m. that two of the people hurt suffered critical injuries and two pedestrians were listed in serious condition. 'I saw people under the auto, a lot of blood'. There are fears at least one pedestrian has d...

Ukrainian parliament votes for martial law amid Russian Federation clash Ukrainian parliament votes for martial law amid Russian Federation clash

Kiev, Ukraine's capital, claims that it gave the Russians advance notice that its ships would be in the area. "All hell broke loose" as the Russian Coast Guard opened fire on the Ukrainian ships, which were awaiting assurances of safe passage t...

Germany's Merkel Calls On Russia To Release Ukrainian Sailors Germany's Merkel Calls On Russia To Release Ukrainian Sailors

Russian fighter jets and helicopters were also deployed in the area, while bulk freighters blocked access to the Kerch Strait. "Period. As Supreme Commander-in-Chief, I will make every effort to stay within this short term and squeeze out the maximum...

GM to Close 8 Plants, Lay Off Close to 15,000 Workers GM to Close 8 Plants, Lay Off Close to 15,000 Workers

It announced similar fates for three factories in MI and one in OH, and said it would also close two unspecified facilities outside North America. The reduction includes 8,100 white-collar workers, some of whom will take buyouts and others who wi...

Trump holds rallies in Mississippi Trump holds rallies in Mississippi

The visit, which was extensively documented on Pressley's Twitter account, was part of get out the vote efforts just days ahead of a run-off election in the deep red state. On Sunday, photos of Hyde-Smith posing with Confederate artifacts from ...

Arlene Foster: 'Brexit a bigger threat than Jeremy Corbyn' Arlene Foster: 'Brexit a bigger threat than Jeremy Corbyn'

Watched by Arlene Foster, the DUP leader, the former foreign secretary was given an enthusiastic reception as he said the deal threatened the Union and would leave Northern Ireland "ruled by the EU". She has warned lawmakers they have a simple choi...

Eliminating violence against women and girls requires all of us, says Pompeo Eliminating violence against women and girls requires all of us, says Pompeo

The report analyzed the violence perpetrated against women worldwide in 2017, looking at intimate partner violence and family-related killings such as dowry- and honor-related murders. Although men still represent 80 percent of homicide victims wor...

Ernst Backs Trump's Call to Shut Down Border if Necessary Ernst Backs Trump's Call to Shut Down Border if Necessary

It further stated that it intends to reinforce the border but will not send military forces to do so. "We must never get used to the horror that is this President". In response, the Customs and Border Protection agency shut down the border and fired ...

Saudi Arabia's MBS arrives in Bahrain in latest leg of Arab tour Saudi Arabia's MBS arrives in Bahrain in latest leg of Arab tour

While living in the U.S., Khashoggi wrote opinion columns for The Washington Post that were critical of Mohammed bin Salman and Riyadh's involvement in the long-running Yemen conflict. "At such a time when it becomes necessary, the president ...

'There were children,' says migrant mother tear-gassed at USA border 'There were children,' says migrant mother tear-gassed at USA border

Numerous migrants say they want to apply for asylum in the United States, but USA border authorities are processing only a small number of asylum seekers per day, so frustration has grown. USA authorities made 69 arrests on Sunday. Meza fell and stru...

Mueller: Manafort Has Lied To Investigators Since Plea Deal Mueller: Manafort Has Lied To Investigators Since Plea Deal

Manafort pleaded guilty on September 14 days before trial in Washington, DC, to two charges - conspiring to defraud the United States and conspiring to obstruct justice - admitting to years of financial crimes related to his undisclosed lobbying work...

Brexit: Theresa May confirms date of meaningful vote Brexit: Theresa May confirms date of meaningful vote

A member of the Labour Party, Jon Trickett, said " Theresa May has no authority left and is clearly incapable of delivering a Brexit deal that commands even the support of her Cabinet". As for what the deal entails, it does allow for an orderly Br...

Mexico Will Not Use Military Force to Deal With Influx of Migrants Mexico Will Not Use Military Force to Deal With Influx of Migrants

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said it suspended northbound and southbound crossings for both pedestrians and vehicles at the San Ysidro port of entry at approximately 11:30 a.m. The event occurred amid conflicting reports about the futur...

Associate of Trump ally says to reject Mueller plea deal Associate of Trump ally says to reject Mueller plea deal

The conservative One America News Network , which interviewed Corsi for an exclusive on Monday, noted on Twitter that Corsi has said his issue is a faulty memory, not "willfully and knowingly lying", and that Corsi is calling Mueller's tactics "...

MLB Asks Cindy Hyde-Smith Campaign To Return $5,000 Donation MLB Asks Cindy Hyde-Smith Campaign To Return $5,000 Donation

Cindy Hyde-Smith, a day before he plans to campaign with the fellow Republican in MS ahead of her runoff against a Democrat. Hyde-Smith was appointed earlier this year by Mississippi Gov. "So, that's a Mississippi I want to be a part of - one of ...

Tensions Flare as Ukraine Says Russia Fired on Its Ships Tensions Flare as Ukraine Says Russia Fired on Its Ships

Moscow said the ships had illegally entered its waters. He said the incident showed "the arrogant and open participation of regular units of Russian troops" in the conflict with Ukraine. The stand-off is more combustible now than at any time in t...

Nooses found hanging on grounds of MS state capitol

Cindy Hyde-Smith about her comments referencing a "public hanging" and suggested her apology should suffice. Democrats reclaimed the House of Representatives in the midterm elections. "She's been an excellent senator". While lavishing praise on one...

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