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Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of Arizona Sen. John McCain

Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of Arizona Sen. John McCain McCain was divorced from first wife Carol in 1980. Germany's foreign minister says Sen. Even when Americans grew exhausted of war, McCain warned that more troops were needed, demanding a surge in forces that Bush later adopted. Obama swept the polls in a historic election. In a statement , Bush said, "Some lives are so vivid, it is hard to imagine them ended". McCain is survived by his mo... [Full Article...]

White House lowers flag for McCain again after backlash

The White House flag was lowered after McCain's death on Saturday - but it was once again at the top of the flagpole on Monday morning. Trump feuded with McCain and has refused to talk about him since his death on Saturday. I also direct that the flag shall be flown at half-staff for the same period at all United States embassies, legations, consular offices, and other facilities overseas, inclu... [Full Article...]

3D-Printed Gun Blueprints Aren't Allowed Online, Federal Judge Rules

3D-Printed Gun Blueprints Aren't Allowed Online, Federal Judge Rules This is a breaking story. The Trump administration had recently made a decision to allow the release of the blueprints, in a settlement with Defense Distributed that the administration considered to be a worldwide export matter. "The court finds that the irreparable burdens on the private defendant's First Amendment rights are dwarfed by the irreparable harms the states are likely to suffer if... [Full Article...]

Dershowitz: 'Greatest Risk' to Trump Is From NY Prosecutors, Not Mueller Probe

Dershowitz: 'Greatest Risk' to Trump Is From NY Prosecutors, Not Mueller Probe President Donald Trump , known for his 3:00 a.m., multi-part Twitter rants, was largely silent on Sunday amid increased scrutiny of him and his organization. Among them was The Washington Post . He also said he regretted lying about it on CNN's air last week. On Sunday, the newspaper published an interview in which Davis backpedaled. [Full Article...]

Vietnam Remembers McCain for His Role in Normalizing Ties with US

Vietnam Remembers McCain for His Role in Normalizing Ties with US Doug Cole, a former McCain staffer and veteran Arizona strategist, said one of Ducey's key choices has to be whether he wants to name someone who wants the job for the long term. "As a naval officer and defiant prisoner of war, John McCain stood with his brothers-in-arms until they returned home together". The Arizona senator and decorated war hero was 81. [Full Article...]

Sen. John McCain Dies at 81

Sen. John McCain Dies at 81 McCain, who represented Arizona in the Senate and House of Representatives for 35 years, had a reputation for speaking his mind, which led to a running feud with President Donald Trump . "In more than 30 years as a senator, he never failed to marshal a razor-sharp wit, a big heart and a fiery spirit", McConnell said. "I talk to him all the time, and he checks in on me all the time,"she told G... [Full Article...]

LatestNews - 2 killed in 5.9-magnitude Iran quake

LatestNews - 2 killed in 5.9-magnitude Iran quake The head of the emergency department at Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Saeb Sharidari, told state news agency IRNA that two people were killed and 241 injured , six critically. Azizi, an official of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) in Kermanshah Province, told the media very early after the incident, that 8 teams of assessment have been dispatched to different areas of th... [Full Article...]

Tropical Storm Lane heads away from Hawaii islands

Tropical Storm Lane heads away from Hawaii islands Hurricane Harvey , which pummeled Texas a year ago, topped the list. Big Island Book Buyers in Hilo opened as normal Saturday morning after owner Mary Bicknell saw a bit of sunshine and blue sky. The observatory says it lost communication with several monitoring stations in the past two days but the losses only slightly reduced its ability to assess volcanic conditions. [Full Article...]

Sheriff: 3 dead, including gunman, in shooting at Jacksonville mall

Sheriff: 3 dead, including gunman, in shooting at Jacksonville mall On Monday, staff from The University of Maryland revealed how David struggled to keep up after enrolling in classes in 2014, three years after graduating from Hammond High School. The company also told the BBC it was, "devastated by this horrific event. a senseless act of violence that we strongly condemn". "Elijah is remembered by his teachers, counselors and school administrators as a sweet, m... [Full Article...]

Spare the air alert issued for Thursday and Friday

Spare the air alert issued for Thursday and Friday Smoky air at higher altitudes expanded to the ground level due to that marine layer and strong onshore winds, according to district officials. The air quality advisory was expanded to ground level ozone as of August 21. The air district recommends people with heart or lung disease follow doctor's advice for exposure to smoke. And, it's probably not a good time for your children to play outdoors. [Full Article...]

Suspect in 1998 murder of Dutch boy appears in court in Spain

Suspect in 1998 murder of Dutch boy appears in court in Spain His arrest follows a public appeal on Wednesday, during which Dutch detectives shared photographs of the suspect. More than 14,000 men voluntarily gave DNA samples to the investigation - none of whom were suspects. Except he didn't return, and his family reported him missing in April. Marker for murdered Dutch boy Nicky Verstappen. He is described as a survival specialist capable of enduring... [Full Article...]

Pope Francis must resign, says former Vatican ambassador after Cardinal’s sex abuse

Pope Francis must resign, says former Vatican ambassador after Cardinal’s sex abuse Archbishop Vigano, 77, a conservative whose hardline anti-gay views are well known, urged the reformist Pope to resign over the issue and what he called the "conspiracy of silence" about McCarrick. Multiple probes in Ireland have found Church leaders protected hundreds of predatory priests and former Irish president Mary McAleese revealed this month that the Vatican had sought to keep Church docum... [Full Article...]

Eight killed in Chicago apartment fire; 3 hospitalized

Eight killed in Chicago apartment fire; 3 hospitalized Two other people were hospitalized in very critical condition, Chicago fire department spokesman Larry Merritt said. At least one firefighter was injured. Police officers helped push a stretcher toward an ambulance, while a paramedic simultaneously performed CPR. 'I can't live without my babies, ' one woman cried. [Full Article...]

Washington Says Goodbye to Legendary Sen. John McCain

Washington Says Goodbye to Legendary Sen. John McCain Duyet could not be reached for comment on Monday. But Trump, who in 2015 derided McCain's five years as a prisoner of war in Vietnam by saying "I like people who weren't captured", nixed the plans despite pleas from Press Secretary Sarah Sanders and Chief of Staff John Kelly, the Post wrote. [Full Article...]

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'has returned to Iran prison'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'has returned to Iran prison' The British-Iranian charity worker was reunited with her family, including her four-year-old daughter, during the temporary release. "So we call on the Iranian authorities to capitalize on the goodwill from today's announcement by going the whole way and releasing Nazanin and allowing her to go back to her family, come back to the United Kingdom which is where her home is and end this totally ap... [Full Article...]

Chinese resort hotel hit by deadly fire

Chinese resort hotel hit by deadly fire The deadly fire occurred early Saturday at a hot spring hotel in Songbei District of the city, said a source with th provincial fire department. The state-run Xinhua news agency says the fire broke out at around 4:30 AM local time on Saturday. [Full Article...]

Trump Nixed WH Statement Praising McCain, Opted To Post On Twitter Instead

Trump Nixed WH Statement Praising McCain, Opted To Post On Twitter Instead Tributes to McCain, meanwhile, poured in from other world leaders and statesmen including former presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush. A private funeral is planned for Sunday afternoon at the Naval Academy Chapel followed by a private burial at the academy cemetery. [Full Article...]

Myanmar’s army 'killed Muslim Rohingyas with genocidal intent’

Myanmar’s army 'killed Muslim Rohingyas with genocidal intent’ Facebook said it had carried out an investigation which found the Tatmadaw "used seemingly independent news and opinion pages to covertly push the messages of the Myanmar military". Instead, the report notes that the military's commander-in-chief justified his campaign by emphasizing the "unfinished job" of the "long-standing Bengali problem", an explanation which uses a derogatory term to refer... [Full Article...]

Multiple Fatalities After Mass Shooting At Video Game Tournament In Florida

Multiple Fatalities After Mass Shooting At Video Game Tournament In Florida Nine people were shot and wounded and two others were injured fleeing the scene, he said . While police have not identified the victims, family members told Jacksonville CBS television station WJAX that the two people killed were Eli Clayton and Taylor Robertson, both video game contestants. [Full Article...]

NYC DA Mulls Slapping Trump Organization With Criminal Charges

NYC DA Mulls Slapping Trump Organization With Criminal Charges People walk past U.S. President Donald Trump's Trump Tower in New York City, New York, U.S., August 24, 2018. "Look, it would be good for the American public if President Trump sat down and said everything he knows, but it wouldn't be good for President Trump ", Dershowitz said. [Full Article...]


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