Monthly Archive: September 2018

Authorities identified the deceased officers as Patrolman James White, 35 (left); and Cpl. Zack Moak (right), 31. Both were wearing bulletproof vests at the time and were equipped with cameras. 0

‘Two heroes lost their lives this morning’: Pair of Mississippi officers are killed in shootout despite wearing bulletproof vests as wounded suspect is arrested

Authorities identified the deceased officers as Patrolman James White, 35, and Cpl. Zack Moak, 31  Both were wearing bulletproof vests at the time and were equipped with body and dashboard cameras  A suspect was wounded in the exchange and taken to a hospital in Jackson Police identified him as Marquis...

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Trump orders new FBI investigation into Kavanaugh after Senate request

President Trump will authorize the FBI to conduct a supplemental background investigation into Judge Brett Kavanaugh regarding multiple sexual misconduct allegations against the Supreme Court nominee, the White House confirmed Friday. “I’ve ordered the FBI to conduct a supplemental investigation to update Judge Kavanaugh’s file. As the Senate has requested, this...

US Judge Brett Kavanaugh (L) shakes hands with US President Donald Trump after being nominated to the Supreme Court in the East Room of the White House on July 9, 2018 in Washington, DC. 0

Trump sticks by Kavanaugh after day of hearings: He ‘showed America exactly why I nominated him’

President Donald Trump expressed support for his Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, after a bruising day of testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee. “The Senate must vote!” Trump wrote in a post on Twitter. Kavanaugh and a woman who has accused him of sexual assault, Christine Blasey Ford, appeared separately...

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‘My family and my name have been totally and permanently destroyed’: Furious and tearful Brett Kavanaugh calls nomination process a ‘national disgrace’ – after his accuser Christine Ford says she KNOWS he tried to rape her

Blockbuster Senate hearing put Judge Brett Kavanaugh and his sexual-assault accused Christine Ford on a globally watched hot-seat  Kavanaugh, who arrived hand-in-hand with his wife, gave a furious defense to claims he groped and tried to disrobe Ford during a high school party in 1982 ‘My family and my name have...

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Donald Trump’s opening remarks at the United Nations today drew laughter from world leaders bracing for a braggadocios address.

Donald Trump will take credit at the United Nations today for increases in Western defense spending that have eased financial burden on the United States Will also highlight warmed relations with North Korea that could lead to nuclear non-proliferation pact in a keynote speech to the body’s general assembly U.S....

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Trump says he won’t meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani but lays on the flattery amid tough relations, saying he’s sure his counterpart is ‘an absolutely lovely man’

Relations are tense between the U.S. and Iran after President Trump withdrew the United States from the 2015 nuclear deal  Iranian President Hassan Rouhani cited a hostile atmosphere created by the U.S. as a reason he didn’t want to meet with Trump  ‘Despite requests, I have no plans to meet...

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‘Why didn’t somebody call the FBI 36 years ago?’: Trump mocks Kavanaugh’s accuser at Nevada rally and tells Senate to ‘get on with it’ and finish the confirmation process

Trump told Sean Hannity in a TV interview in Las Vegas that the Senate shouldn’t delay Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation any longer He also mocked Democrats who are demanding an FBI investigation of a sex-assault claim dating back to 1982   Trump’s crowd chanted ‘Kavanaugh! Kavanaugh!’ before he could...

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President Donald Trump praised results of Korean summit

President Donald Trump has hailed a decision by North Korea to allow international inspectors to observe a ‘permanent dismantlement’ of its key missile facilities, freeze missile and nuclear testing, and to take other steps toward normalization of relations with South Korea Tweets from Trump came as Pyongyang summit between Kim...

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KAVANAUGH CONFIRMATION: Confirmation in turmoil as Kavanaugh accuser agrees to testify

The attorney for Christine Blasey Ford said her client hopes to tell ‘her story in a manner that is a fair proceeding.’ By ELANA SCHOR and REBECCA MORIN Christine Blasey Ford’s willingness to testify in the Senate about her alleged high-school-era sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh added fresh turmoil Monday...

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Former FBI attorney Lisa Page admits the agency could NOT prove collusion between Trump and Russia before the appointment of Mueller as special counsel in bombshell testimony

Testimony from former FBI attorney Lisa Page revealed the agency had not proven collusion at the time of Robert Mueller’s appointment as special counsel Page made the startling claim in a closed-door hearing with lawmakers Fox News obtained a transcript of her deposition, which shows her saying investigators could not...

Police say Evelyn Rodriguez of Long Island (top and bottom at an event with Trump) was hit Friday afternoon in Brentwood. 0

Mom of MS-13 victim, who became an anti-gang crusader and was recognized by Trump at the State of the Union, is mowed down and killed at her daughter’s memorial

Police say Evelyn Rodriguez of Long Island was hit Friday afternoon in Brentwood after getting in a dispute with the driver of a 2016 Nissan Rouge  Congressman Peter King says it happened about an hour before a planned memorial for her daughter, Kayla Cuevas  The pair had been arguing over...

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‘He told them to wait out the Trump Administration! BAD!’ Trump lashes out at former Secretary of State John Kerry for ‘illegal meetings’ with ‘hostile’ Iran over the nuclear deal which were a ‘detriment to America’

Kerry told Fox News he met with Iran’s foreign minister at least three times since leaving office Obama’s top diplomat also did not deny telling the Iranians to ‘wait out’ Trump Logan Act prohibits private American citizens from engaging in diplomacy on behalf of U.S. government  By ARIEL ZILBER FOR DAILYMAIL.COM...

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Jamie Dimon says he could beat Trump in an election: ‘I’m smarter than he is’

J.P. Morgan Chase Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon took a swipe at President Donald Trump, claiming that he could defeat the president in a head-to-head election. “I think I could beat Trump,” Dimon said Wednesday during an event held at his bank’s Park Avenue headquarters. “Because I’m as tough as he is, I’m...

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Trump told Gary Cohn to ‘print money’ to lower the national debt – Cohn was “astounded at Trump’s lack of basic understanding,” Woodward writes.

“Just run the presses — print money,” Trump said, according to Woodward, during a discussion on the national debt with Gary Cohn, former director of the White House National Economic Council. Cohn was “astounded at Trump’s lack of basic understanding,” Woodward writes. Cohn pushed back on the book’s claims Tuesday,...