• US Coast Guard Officer Held in Alleged Mass Murder Plot
US Coast Guard Officer Held in Alleged Mass Murder Plot

District Court in Maryland. Christopher Paul Hasson, 49, an admirer of Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik , was arrested last week and a powerful arsenal seized from his home in a Washington suburb, according to court documents unsealed Wednesday.

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  • 44 dead as massive fire engulfs Chawkbazar buildings, death toll may rise
44 dead as massive fire engulfs Chawkbazar buildings, death toll may rise

Witnesses told local TV stations that many gas cylinders stored in the buildings continued to explode one after another. Fire officials said the second, third and fourth floors of the building were used as warehouses and plastic factories and there were some residential flats also.

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  • Thousands Exposed to Radiation at Grand Canyon Museum Since 2000
Thousands Exposed to Radiation at Grand Canyon Museum Since 2000

In an email sent out to all National Park Service employees earlier this month, Grand Canyon safety, health and wellness manager Elston " Swede " Stephenson revealed that "the radiation readings, at first blush, exceeds ( sic ) the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's safe limits".

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  • Michael Cohen To Testify Before House Oversight Committee On February 27
Michael Cohen To Testify Before House Oversight Committee On February 27

District Judge William Pauley III agreed to allow Cohen an additional 60 days. Michael Cohen , President Trump's former personal lawyer, will testify before a congressional committee on February 27, the panel announced Wednesday. Davis said Wednesday night on Twitter night that Cohen would speak about his experience working as Trump's fixer. A...

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  • SOCIALIST SMACKDOWN! De Blasio TORCHES Ocasio-Cortez, Says New Yorkers 'WANT JOBS'
SOCIALIST SMACKDOWN! De Blasio TORCHES Ocasio-Cortez, Says New Yorkers 'WANT JOBS'

The "greedy" company's move was forecast to create 25,000 jobs and inject billions of dollars into the economy, and had the support of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D.) and other veteran party leaders. Republican strategist Susan Del Percio agreed. "Lazy journos need to learn to do their jobs". - First-term Democratic Congresswoman Alexandria O...

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  • Hoda Muthana: Trump says IS woman barred from United States return
Hoda Muthana: Trump says IS woman barred from United States return

Americans break the law", said Shibly, a lawyer with the Florida chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations. But her lawyer says the administration's position is based on a "complicated" interpretation of immigration law. During her time with the extremist militant group, Muthana was married three times and had a son named Adam. Her first...

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  • Statue Of Kissing Sailor Vandalized With '#MeToo' After Veteran's Death
Statue Of Kissing Sailor Vandalized With '#MeToo' After Veteran's Death

No surveillance video is available in the area, and there are no known witnesses. Damage to the statue was estimated at more than $1,000 "due to the large area that the graffiti covers, and the resources needed to fix it". The woman has been identified as Greta Zimmer Friedman , who was a dental assistant at the time the photo was taken. "I ...

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  • North Carolina House race marred by voter fraud scheme
North Carolina House race marred by voter fraud scheme

The letter seen on the text said, "I can tell you that I haven't done anything wrong in the election and McCrae Dowless has never told me to do anything wrong, and to my knowledge he has never done anything wrong, but I am taking the 5th Amendment because I don't have an attorney and I feel like you will try to trip me up".

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  • Islamic State steps up guerrilla attacks in Syria: SDF
Islamic State steps up guerrilla attacks in Syria: SDF

The Daesh group has been reduced from its self-proclaimed "caliphate" that once spread across much of Syria and Iraq at its height in 2014 to a speck of land on the countries' shared border. However, the US-led Global Coalition to Defeat IS says it can not verify reports about militants surrendering. "There are many civilians inside, regrettably"...

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  • Covington Catholic Student Sues WashPost for $250 Million
Covington Catholic Student Sues WashPost for $250 Million

As President Trump offered up his support to the Covington Catholic student whose family is suing The Washington Post for defamation, one of his most vocal defenders jumped on the bandwagon. It also accused The Post of ignoring online videos that showed a fuller picture of the incident and of using "unreliable and biased sources", thus act...

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  • Three Conservative MPs quit over May's 'disastrous handling of Brexit'
Three Conservative MPs quit over May's 'disastrous handling of Brexit'

Heidi Allen, Sarah Wollaston and Anna Soubry have just announced they have left the Conservative Party and have now joined thenewly formed Independent Group . "It's also the latest fallout from Britain's decision to leave the European Union, which has split both of the country's two main parties - Conservatives and Labour - into pro-Brexit and pro...

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  • Backed Syrian forces seek to evacuate civilians from IS holdout
Backed Syrian forces seek to evacuate civilians from IS holdout

But after years of bloody fighting, USA -backed forces in both countries have mainly defeated IS, pushing them into small enclaves as the remnants attempt to hold out. "They shouldn't be held in detention unless they are suspected of committing a particular crime", Colville said. "There is a new geo-political context, with the U.S.

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  • Gov. DeSantis wants Space Force headquarters in Florida
Gov. DeSantis wants Space Force headquarters in Florida

A Pentagon spokesman, Charles E. Summers Jr., said that in coming weeks the Defense Department will submit a legislative proposal to Congress that authorizes the establishment of the Space Force as the sixth branch of the USA military. On Tuesday, a Pentagon official speaking on condition of anonymity said initial start up costs for the space for...

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  • Trump wanted ally to lead probe targeting him
Trump wanted ally to lead probe targeting him

Though there was no evidence that Whitaker directly intervened, he did conclude that he could not reverse Berman's recusal, per the Times . Berman, who was appointed by Trump , recused himself from the Cohen investigation - centered around hush money payments to Karen MacDougal and Stormy Daniels - and put his deputy, Bob Khuzami, in charge.

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  • Putin threatens to target West with new missiles
Putin threatens to target West with new missiles

The U.S. and its allies are laying the groundwork to deploy new intermediate-range missiles in Europe for the first time since they were banned by the treaty. In a major speech about Russian military might today , Putin said: "Tests are being carried out successfully with the Burevestnik cruise missile, which has unlimited range and a nuclear en...

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  • Scarborough to McCabe: 'The Deep State Elected Donald Trump'
Scarborough to McCabe: 'The Deep State Elected Donald Trump'

McCabe went on to blast Trump in his interview with Cooper, following similar remarks from his recent media tour to tout his new book. Also discussed: whether cabinet members would work together to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Trump.

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  • EU's Juncker, Britain's May to meet on Brexit on Wednesday
EU's Juncker, Britain's May to meet on Brexit on Wednesday

One said No.10 hoped the PM's revised Brexit deal could then be put before the Commons in a meaningful vote next week. "We will have friendly talk tomorrow but I don't expect a breakthrough". Mr Barclay and the Prime Minister told Cabinet of their plans to take the Malthouse Compromise off the table yesterday, and will now concentrate on agreeing...

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  • Trump Threatens To Cancel California's $929 Million High Speed Rail Grant
Trump Threatens To Cancel California's $929 Million High Speed Rail Grant

After Newsom reset the project from a connection between the state's two largest metropolises to a ten-figure project to connect two cities with a combined population of under 600,000, the new governor also declared that he'd hang onto $3.5 billion from Washington .

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  • Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis
Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis

The committee says whistleblowers within the Trump administration raised concerns about "abnormal acts" within the White House to support the proposal to build dozens of nuclear reactors across the Middle Eastern kingdom. Riyadh initially denied any knowledge of his whereabouts after Khashoggi went missing, and critics have taken issue with t...

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  • Wilson-Raybould to testify in parliamentary probe of SNC-Lavalin scandal
Wilson-Raybould to testify in parliamentary probe of SNC-Lavalin scandal

Gerald Butts, Trudeau's principal private secretary and a key architect of the Liberals' 2015 election victory, said in a statement he did not pressure then-Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould over SNC-Lavalin. The committee is meeting Tuesday afternoon for a further discussion on the scope of the study but that meeting will happen behind close...

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