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Thu, 23 Nov 2017 01:25:07 GMT
Joe Barton, Senior Texas Republican, Apologizes for Explicit Photo - New York Times
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 20:20:06 GMT
WASHINGTON — The heightened scrutiny of sexual impropriety on Capitol Hill has swept up a senior House Republican who on Wednesday apologized for a sexually explicit photo that wound up on the internet. Representative Joe Barton of Texas, who ...
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Two More Women Accuse Sen. Al Franken Of Inappropriate Touching - HuffPost
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:11:46 GMT
One woman told HuffPost that Franken had grabbed her backside at an event honoring women. By Jenavieve Hatch and Zachary Roth. Bloomberg via Getty Images. That makes it four women who have accused Sen. Al Franken of groping ...
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Tens of thousands with outstanding warrants purged from background check database for gun purchases - Washington Post
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 21:50:33 GMT
Tens of thousands of people wanted by law enforcement officials have been removed this year from the FBI criminal background check database that prohibits fugitives from justice from buying guns. The names were taken out after the FBI in ...
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Trump's name is coming off his SoHo hotel as politics weigh on president's brand - Washington Post
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:20:42 GMT
President Trump's company has agreed to remove the Trump name from its hotel in Lower Manhattan and give up management of the property, the most visible sign yet of the toll his presidency has taken on his brand. The decision, announced by ...
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Facebook will help some users figure out if they saw Russian propaganda during the 2016 US presidential election - Recode
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:14:19 GMT
Facebook is trying to alert some U.S. users that they fell victim to Russian propaganda during the 2016 presidential election. In the coming weeks, the social giant plans to roll out a new tool so that users can check if they followed or ...
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Remembering The 'Monstrous' Legacy Of Ratko Mladic - NPR
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 21:46:00 GMT
I have covered many wars during my years at NPR, but never did I encounter such a monstrous man as Ratko Mladic, the Bosnian Serb army commander likely to spend the rest of his life in prison. 'Butcher Of Bosnia' Ratko Mladic Guilty Of ...
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Escape from North Korea: video shows defector under fire - Reuters
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:03:45 GMT
SEOUL (Reuters) - A North Korean border guard briefly crossed the border with the South in the chase for a defector last week - a violation of the ceasefire accord between North and South, a video released on Wednesday by the U.N. Command (UNC) ...
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Cops: Victim stabbed over 100 times, decapitated in brutal MS-13 killing - CBS News
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:43:00 GMT
WHEATON, Md. -- Police in suburban Washington, D.C. say they've made an arrest in the brutal gang-linked killing of a man found stabbed to death in September in a Maryland park. The victim's body was found in a grave Sept. 5 in Wheaton ...
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Slain Baltimore cop was set to testify against fellow officers - New York Post
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:25:00 GMT
A Baltimore homicide detective was killed with his own service weapon as he was preparing to testify against fellow officers indicted in a drug-running scheme. see also. Baltimore cop dies after being shot in the head. BALTIMORE — The ...
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