‘He colluded or obstructed’: Trump turns Russia suspicions against Obama
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:30:35 -0400
Continuing a theme he has pushed lately, the president took issue with his predecessor’s lack of response to Russian interference in the election.
Without Evidence, Pres. Trump Accuses Pres. Obama 'Colluded or Obstructed'
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:38:46 -0400
In recent tweets, the president appears to acknowledge that the Russians interfered in the 2016 election, but he's pointing blame at his predecessors' actions.
Air Asia Pilots Asks Passengers ‘To Pray’ During Wild Flight
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 12:04:53 -0400
The pilot twice asked passengers to pray on Air Asia flight D7237 from Australia to Malaysia as the plane shook like a "washing machine" for two hours, according to passengers.
Vandals obliterate info on Emmett Till marker in Mississippi
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:49:29 -0400
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A civil rights historical marker in Mississippi has been vandalized, obliterating information about black teenager Emmett Till, who was kidnapped and lynched in 1955.
Nigeria's Buhari sends first message since taking sick leave on May 7: presidency sources
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:54:30 -0400
By Felix Onuah ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has delivered an audio message to mark the Islamic Eid al-Fitr holiday, two senior presidency sources said, his first public statement since he left for Britain on medical leave on May 7. Buhari, a Muslim from the north, made the address, calling for peace and unity, in the Hausa language spoken widely in that part of the country. The presidency did not release video footage or photographs of Buhari making the recording heard by Reuters in which the president's voice sounds weak.
Watch SpaceX Launch The Second Iridium Satellite Load Live
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 13:00:05 -0400
SpaceX is launching the second round of Iridium communication satellites live Sunday. Watch here live.
Chelsea Manning attends first LGBT Pride event as a free woman
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:44:00 -0400
Chelsea Manning has attended her first LGBTQ Pride event in New York City as a free woman. The network security expert who leaked nearly three-quarters of a million classified and not-classified military documents to WikiLeaks was seen during the massive march on the streets of Manhattan riding in a red convertible and waving a flag. Ms Manning was released from prison last year after having her 35-year sentence commuted by former President Barack Obama.
Eid truce in war-torn Philippines city of Marawi ends
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 07:39:55 -0400
An eight-hour ceasefire in a Philippine city allowing residents to celebrate the end of Ramadan came to an abrupt end Sunday afternoon as the government continued its offensive against Islamist militants occupying parts of war-torn Marawi. Assaults backed by air and artillery bombardment had stopped at the start of Islamic prayers at 6am but gunfire broke out as soon as the truce ended around 2pm, AFP reporters in Marawi said. Regional military commander Lieutenant General Carlito Galvez said the truce also allowed five Muslim religious leaders to enter ground zero and negotiate with the militants to release civilian hostages, especially children, women and the elderly.
Milky Way nightscapes
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 09:24:53 -0400
Thousands of glittering stars lighting up beautiful Indonesian and Malaysian nightscapes will take your breath away.
Trump complains about Democrats’ rallying cry to ‘resist’
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 12:15:46 -0400
President Trump admitted that he likes divisive rhetoric as a campaign tactic, but now finds it frustrating when it is used by Democrats to counter his agenda.