Sunday July 5-th, 2020

Beto O'Rourke Apologizes For 'Privileged' And 'Elitist' Campaign Launch Beto O'Rourke Apologizes For 'Privileged' And 'Elitist' Campaign Launch

I think I'd be good at it'. After giving co-hosts Sunny Hostin and Ana Navarro a chance to get in their questions, McCain, who has openly criticized O'Rourke on The View in the past, came out swinging. "You're right", O'Rourke replied. "I hope ...

Russian Federation tells Pompeo: Enough mistrust, let's reboot ties Russian Federation tells Pompeo: Enough mistrust, let's reboot ties

President Trump, though, was less assuring. Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Wednesday that Moscow is concerned over mounting tensions and defended Iran's actions as a legitimate response to the USA decision to withdraw from th...

Erdogan: Syria targeting Turkish-Russian ties in Idlib Erdogan: Syria targeting Turkish-Russian ties in Idlib

Syrian troops Monday captured five small villages and a hill on the edge of the northwestern province of Idlib, the last major rebel stronghold in the country, pro-government media said. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan discussed the latest d...

Saudi security forces kill 8 people in Shia region Saudi security forces kill 8 people in Shia region

The statement described the group as a "terrorist cell" and accused them of planning to attack vital installations and security targets. The Saudi Press Agency reported that the security agencies busted the terrorist cell at an apartment in Sanab...

Man found with dead wife in the passenger seat Man found with dead wife in the passenger seat

When Eloy Detective Adam Edmonds noticed a woman who appeared to be dead buckled into the vehicle, Puckett reportedly claimed his wife , 74-year-old Linda Puckett, had died at a hotel in Texas before he moved her body to the auto and kept driving....

United Kingdom government still preparing for 'no deal' Brexit - May's spokesman United Kingdom government still preparing for 'no deal' Brexit - May's spokesman

But Corbyn, whose negotiating team has been holding talks with government ministers for more than four weeks to find a way to break the deadlock in parliament, raised doubts over whether Labour could back the Withdrawal Bill. Both May and Labour lead...

Second night of curfew as Sri Lanka's anti-Muslim rioting spreads Second night of curfew as Sri Lanka's anti-Muslim rioting spreads

The attack was triggered by a group of people demanding a search of the building after soldiers inspected a lake nearby looking for weapons, Reuters news agency reports. Seven of those arrested were young Sinhalese Buddhist men who reportedly led t...

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Returns 11-Year-Old's New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Returns 11-Year-Old's "Bribe Money"

The leaders of France and New Zealand will make a joint push to eliminate acts of violent extremism from being shown online, in a meeting with tech leaders in Paris on Wednesday. In coming weeks, he said those blocked users will also be prevented f...

Pompeo Gets Cold-Shouldered on Iran in Brussels Pompeo Gets Cold-Shouldered on Iran in Brussels

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the Bocharov Ruchei residence in Sochi, Russia May 14, 2019. Neither we nor them (the US) seek war. In March, when asked about the possibility of a military intervention in Venezuela, US President Donald Trum...

New Zealand Begins Inquiry into Mosques Massacre New Zealand Begins Inquiry into Mosques Massacre

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will land in Paris tonight New Zealand time where she is set to host the Christchurch Call summit alongside the French President Emmanuel Macron. "Ultimately, we want our voices to be heard and to no longer be ignore...

Trump set to sign order restricting foreign telecoms Trump set to sign order restricting foreign telecoms

The person familiar with the order said it would not mention any countries or companies by name. It could be delayed again, they said. The executive order would invoke the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, a 1977 law giving the president...

SF Bans Police From Using Facial Recognition Tech SF Bans Police From Using Facial Recognition Tech

But in recent years, technological advances have raised concerns about civil liberties and racial bias. "We have a fundamental duty to safeguard the public from potential abuses", Aaron Peskin, a city supervisor, said before the voting.

Alabama Legislature Passes Major Pro-Life Bill, Banning Almost All Abortions Alabama Legislature Passes Major Pro-Life Bill, Banning Almost All Abortions

The bill would make it a crime for doctors to perform abortions at any stage of a pregnancy unless a woman's life is threatened. "Let's be honest, banning abortion does not stop abortion". Republican Senator Clyde Chambliss said as debate began on th...

Maduro supporters still refuse to leave Venezuelan embassy after 35 days Maduro supporters still refuse to leave Venezuelan embassy after 35 days

Guaidó has called for nationwide marches protesting the Maduro government, demanding new elections and the release of jailed opposition lawmakers. We hope that this results in an agreement between Venezuela and the United States to protect this...

Ex-Congressman Weiner leaves halfway house Ex-Congressman Weiner leaves halfway house

Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner is finally free after serving 21 months in prison and an additional several months in a halfway house in New York City for sending lewd photos to a minor across state lines, a federal crime.

Oil prices jump on drone attack on Saudi Aramco facilities Oil prices jump on drone attack on Saudi Aramco facilities

The big concern for oil traders is whether an escalated or prolonged trade war leads to a US recession or a global economic slowdown. Last month, Iran threatened to "close" it if it was prevented from using the waterway. 7, 2018. Another damaged...

Rudy Giuliani says his controversial pro-Trump Ukraine visit is off Rudy Giuliani says his controversial pro-Trump Ukraine visit is off

At the time of his firing, the prosecutor was reportedly investigating alleged corruption by a company at which Hunter Biden was a board member. Giuliani had previously told CNN that a "well-regarded investigator" he's known for years put him i...

1 magnitude quake in Panama damages buildings, no initial reports of deaths 1 magnitude quake in Panama damages buildings, no initial reports of deaths

The USGS later pinpointed the epicenter of the quake as a few miles (km) north of Canoas in Costa Rica, right on the border with Panama. Panamanian authorities said at least two people had been injured in a village but gave no details. Northern Pan...

Four officers in Trump motorcade involved in crash Four officers in Trump motorcade involved in crash

In photos taken of the accident by reporters, officers can be seen laying near the road, with other officers appear to be offering medical assistance. Secret Service spokesman Mason Brayman says in an emailed statement that a Westlake police officer ...

United Nations confirms Yemen aid port withdrawal underway United Nations confirms Yemen aid port withdrawal underway

About 80 percent of the country's humanitarian supplies, fuel and commercial aid runs through the Hodeidah. The government forces, backed by the Saudi-led coalition, have advanced to the southern outskirts of the port city, but the forces have halt...

Man pleads guilty in mall attack against child Man pleads guilty in mall attack against child

He now faces 19 years in prison in a June sentencing. Meanwhile, 5-year-old Landen's family is asking for prayers for the boy, saying he continues to recover from the 40-foot fall, having suffered head trauma and multiple broken bones. The page s...

Traveling carnival worker confesses in deaths of missing Tennessee women, Georgia teen Traveling carnival worker confesses in deaths of missing Tennessee women, Georgia teen

Wright claimed that he tried to shoot an animal but inadvertently fired on Alsup. About two weeks ago, investigators with the Johnson City Police Department in Tennessee contacted the Washington County Sheriff's Office to request assistance in sett...

Barr Orders Connecticut Prosecutor to Investigate Mueller Probe

When asked if he instructed Attorney General William Barr to launch the investigation into the origins of the Russian Federation probe, Trump said he "didn't ask him". The president also commented on the recent congressional subpoena of his son Do...

Trump Jr. Refusing to Answer More Questions Before Congress Trump Jr. Refusing to Answer More Questions Before Congress

The committee had been in negotiations with Trump Jr. since December and had scheduled the interviews for March and April, according to one of the people familiar with his remarks. backed out of the interviews was first reported by CNN. Senate Inte...

Ocasio-Cortez and Sanders Rally Support for Green New Deal Ocasio-Cortez and Sanders Rally Support for Green New Deal

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, and 104 members of Congress who have pledged to back the Green New Deal. Published reports suggest Biden is seeking " middle ground " on climate, a phrase that drew loud boos from the mostly young crowd at Mond...

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