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6 Police Officers Shot in Florida and Pennsylvania, 1 Killed and 5 Wounded
6 Police Officers Shot in Florida and Pennsylvania, 1 Killed and 5 WoundedSix police officers were shot, one of them fatally, in three separate gun incidents in Florida and Pennsylvania late Friday, officials said. One officer was killed and another gravely injured in Kissimmee, just south of the theme park hub of Orlando ...read more
Source: NBC News
Published on Sat, 19 Aug 2017 03:26:00 GMT
Heartbreak for family of American killed in Spain while celebrating anniversary
Heartbreak for family of American killed in Spain while celebrating anniversaryThe father of a Northern California man identified as the American citizen killed in the deadly truck ISIS terror attack in Barcelona, Spain, says his only consolation is that 42-year-old Jared Tucker likely died happy. His father, Dan Tucker, said he had ...read more
Source: FOX News
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:30:00 GMT
Steve Bannon returning to Breitbart News after resigning as White House chief strategist
Steve Bannon returning to Breitbart News after resigning as White House chief strategistSteve Bannon is set to return to his previous position at Breitbart News after he was forced to resign from his post Friday as White House chief strategist, the news outlet announced late Friday. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said the departure ...read more
Source: ABC News
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:20:00 GMT
Boston braces for far-right demonstrators and large counter-protest
Boston braces for far-right demonstrators and large counter-protestA week after violent protests rocked Charlottesville, Va., Boston police are implementing a tight security plan on Saturday as a “free speech” rally with right-wing speakers is expected to converge with a large counter-protest on the city’s historic ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Sat, 19 Aug 2017 03:04:00 GMT
7 signs the stock market is ready to run smack into a wall
7 signs the stock market is ready to run smack into a wallTrump’s policy agenda is at risk. The stock market’s relentless rally to records may soon be facing a key test. A number of indicators point to a steady, halting deterioration of some of the factors that have helped Wall Street equities score a steady ...read more
Source: Market Watch
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:59:00 GMT
Dow Weighs Exiting Shale-Gas Venture in Argentina, Minister Says
Dow Weighs Exiting Shale-Gas Venture in Argentina, Minister SaysDow Chemical Co. is reviewing its joint venture with state-run YPF SA in Argentina’s flagship shale gas program, said Energy Minister Juan Jose Aranguren. A spokeswoman for Dow didn’t immediately comment. YPF didn’t comment. Dow signed the agreement ...read more
Source: Bloomberg
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:08:00 GMT
Kelly tightens his grip on the West Wing
Kelly tightens his grip on the West WingThe departure of Steve Bannon, the strategist who helped transform President Trump’s campaign into a populist juggernaut, indicates the White House is evolving rapidly under its new chief of staff, John Kelly. Trump’s decision to shift Kelly from ...read more
Source: The Hill
Published on Sat, 19 Aug 2017 03:03:00 GMT
Trump gets rid of Stephen Bannon, a top proponent of his nationalist agenda
Trump gets rid of Stephen Bannon, a top proponent of his nationalist agendaPresident Trump on Friday dismissed his embattled chief strategist, Stephen K. Bannon, an architect of his 2016 general-election victory and the champion of his nationalist impulses, in a major White House shake-up that follows a week of racial unrest.read more
Source: Washington Post
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:22:00 GMT
When a bronze Confederate needed to retire, University of Texas found a home
When a bronze Confederate needed to retire, University of Texas found a homeConfederate statues come down, Confederate memorials covered up and public debates over Confederate symbols rage across the country in the wake of deadly violence at a white nationalist rally in Virginia. (Aug. 16) AP AUSTIN – After enduring decades of ...read more
Source: USA Today
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:51:00 GMT
Scared but Defiant, Barcelona Marches to Reclaim City From Terrorists
Scared but Defiant, Barcelona Marches to Reclaim City From TerroristsBARCELONA, Spain — Thousands of Spaniards set out on a pilgrimage of peace Friday along the same street that was a scene of horror less than 24 hours before. Under the hot Mediterranean sun, they clapped and paused at makeshift memorials to the dead ...read more
Source: NBC News
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 04:35:00 GMT
How the terrorist attacks unfolded in and around Barcelona
How the terrorist attacks unfolded in and around BarcelonaBARCELONA, Spain -- Authorities say terrorists who attacked two cities in Spain on Thursday were apparently planning a larger, more sophisticated assault. At least 14 people, including one American, were killed, and more than 130 injured. Investigators are ...read more
Source: CBS News
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:21:00 GMT
Steve Bannon, Out As Chief White House Strategist, Heads Back To Breitbart
Steve Bannon, Out As Chief White House Strategist, Heads Back To BreitbartSteve Bannon has lost his job as chief White House strategist. The White House described the departure as a mutual agreement between Bannon and chief of staff John Kelly. "We are grateful for his service and wish him the best," said press secretary Sarah ...read more
Source: NPR News
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:07:00 GMT
Florida fishermen post gruesome videos and images on social media as authorities struggle to stop them
Florida fishermen post gruesome videos and images on social media as authorities struggle to stop themGruesome images of fish being dragged behind boats and shot with handguns in apparent violation of state and local laws are popping up online with more frequency--marking a disturbing trend and drawing the ire of conservationists and wildlife officials in ...read more
Source: FOX News
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:54:00 GMT
Should 10 Army Bases Named for Confederate Officers Be Changed?
Should 10 Army Bases Named for Confederate Officers Be Changed?Statues of Confederate figures are coming down all over the country, but the names of generals who fought for the South during the Civil War remain on U.S. military bases. Ten Army posts in the South are named for Confederate officers — including the ...read more
Source: NBC News
Published on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 02:14:00 GMT