A police officer and multiple others were killed in a shooting in Jersey City on Tuesday that authorities say is not believed to have been a terrorism attack.One officer was pronounced dead at a hospital and multiple other people were found dead at the scene, Mayor Steven Fulop said without […]
Terry Newman explains why Brexit will do good for Israel’s trade agreements with its third-largest export market
William Barr, a vocal defender of Trump, said he disagreed with the inspector general that the FBI had enough information to open the investigation
With the investigation complete, they believe that jealousy played a role in the murder-suicide.
The grassroots organization Stop LAPD Spying Coalition had sued the Police Department for documents about programs it claimed were racially biased.
The question was posed to fifth graders at Blades Elementary School in St. Louis. The teacher has “expressed significant remorse.”
National Security Council expert Fiona Hill confirmed during her testimony on Thursday that President Trump ignored his top advisers when they informed him that the conspiracy theory that Ukraine was involved in the 2016 U.S. election interference was indeed false. Asked if she believed President Trump “instead listened to Rudy […]
Verizon Media Group is undergoing layoffs this week. The telecom’s portfolio of media brands, which includes Yahoo, AOL, TechCrunch and HuffPost, plans to lay off about 150 people in the U.S. across multiple teams in the organization.
There is an “active shooting situation” in Jersey City, New Jersey. Follow here for the latest.
Months after separate juries returned guilty verdicts in two high-profile sexual assault cases in Merrimack County, both convicted men are asking the stateâ€™s highest court to hear their appeals.The New Hampshire Supreme Court recently accepted direct appeals from Merton Mann and Nickolas Micucci, bo…
Michael D’Antonio writes that even with an IG report proving that the FBI’s investigation into Russia’s 2016 election meddling wasn’t biased and House Democrats’ credible impeachment case, no one should expect Trump and his backers to turn off the fog machines of lies and distortions.
Mexico’s former public security secretary has been arrested in the United States and charged in a drug trafficking conspiracy that involved taking millions of dollars in bribes from imprisoned drug cartel kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.
Trump’s reaction to Friday’s attack in Pensacola, Florida, allegedly carried out by Saudi Air Force officer Mohammed Alshamrani, reminds us that Trump has gone all in with the Saudis, writes Peter Bergen.
A Vermont man charged with kidnapping a woman and her child from a mall in New Hampshire and then bringing her to Vermont is scheduled to go on trial in federal court in March, a judge ruled Tuesday.Court records indicate that jury selection in the trial of Everett Simpson is […]
A man died Monday night after being struck by a car as he attempted to cross Interstate 10 in East El Paso.
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff set off a confrontation with Republicans at the impeachment hearings Wednesday after telling witness William Taylor, the top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, he should be “cautioned” about questions based on “facts not in evidence.”
The city of Denver is expanding its use of private office space to another floor in The Denver Post building, in part to accommodate the refurbishment of the main municipal office building across the street. Under the proposed new $9.9 million sublease deal with DP Media Network LLC, the city […]
Joyce Sutton Cameron, a busineswoman and former Trotwood mayor is to appear in court today on federal fraud charges.
Elie Honig writes that now that House Democrats have announced they will introduce two Articles of Impeachment against President Donald Trump, the President can never escape the stark reality and evidence laid out by in his own words.
National Security Council expert Fiona Hill explained during her testimony on Thursday why the conspiracy theory that Ukraine, not Russia, was responsible for the 2016 U.S. election interference is false. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff asked Hill how the theory served Russian interests, and Hill responded: “The Russians interests […]
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Authorities were investigating two shooting that happened on the West Side on Dec. 10, 2019. | Sun-Times file photo Authorities were called to the shootings about 2:30 p.m. in Lawndale and West Garfield Park. Two men were shot within minutes of each other Tuesday in separate shootings on the West […]
Rep. Eric Swalwell, a Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, asked the two witnesses at Wednesday’s impeachment hearing whether they consider themselves “Never Trumpers,” as President Trump has alleged. Watch the responses from Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent and William Taylor, the top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine.
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The top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, William Taylor, was questioned by Democratic Congressman Eric Swalwell about White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney’s recent comment that using foreign policy for political gain happens “all the time.” Taylor said he thinks that is “wrong.”
A sweeping report released Monday by the Justice Department’s internal watchdog debunked several key claims and conspiracy theories that President Donald Trump repeatedly used to attack the Russia investigation that overshadowed much of his presidency.
Fiona Hill, the former top Russia expert on the National Security Council, testified Thursday: “Some of you on this committee appear to believe that Russia and its security services did not conduct a campaign against our country – that perhaps, somehow, for some reason, Ukraine did. This is a fictional […]
Rafia Zakaria says the Washington Post’s Afghanistan documents show, in a horrifying echo of the Pentagon Papers, how multiple administrations sacrificed hundreds of thousands of lives and a trillion dollars — along with ordinary Americans’ faith in both facts and a foreign policy based on what actually keeps them safe […]
Wilson Chandler was sprinting up and down the Nets practice facility court, shooting corner threes before darting to the other side. Itâ€™s been a ritual of his virtually every practice. Heâ€™s been trying his best to simulate his role for his grand return to the hardwood. Chandler, of course, has…
An “active shooting situation” is taking place in Jersey City, New Jersey, according to Jean Jadezaia, a spokeswoman for the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office.
Questioned by Democratic counsel Wednesday, George Kent, deputy assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs, testified there is “no factual basis” for allegations that Ukraine interfered in the 2016 election, something that has been floated by Trump allies. The U.S. intelligence community concluded it was Russia that interfered […]
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In her opening statement, Fiona Hill, the former top Russia expert on the National Security Council who has served under three Republican and Democratic presidents, said she has “no interest in advancing the outcome of your inquiry in any particular direction, except toward the truth.”
The US stock market cared about only one thing this year: trade. So why were stocks so calm Tuesday following headlines about tariff delays and the signing of Nafta 2.0?
Halifax regional council voted 10-7 Tuesday in favour of a staff report that supports a $20-million contribution to a stadium, but onlyÂ if a long list of conditions are met.
Rep. Andre Carson, a Democrat, questioned George Kent, deputy assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs, on Wednesday about former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, who was abruptly ousted from her position. Kent said Rudy Giuliani’s “smear campaign” against Yovanovitch “was ubiquitous in the spring of 2019 […]
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Dirty tricks are as much a feature of elections as a campaign button. But this year’s UK election has seen troubling levels of disinformation on social media and abuse of traditional outlets.
Norman Yee, president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, said hoverboards, delivery drones and data-gathering devices on sidewalks or other public infrastructure would be subject to regulation.
House Democrats just unveiled articles of impeachment against President Trump. There are two: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. Follow here for the latest.
Loud volleys of gunfire could be heard Tuesday at regular intervals but subsided around 2 p.m. in Jersey City
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Senate would not hold an impeachment trial before the Christmas recess, despite a push from the White House for the chamber to take it up immediately. â€œWhat is not possible obviously would be to turn to an impeachment trial or to […]
The Merrimack Valley School Board, faced withÂ opposing arguments about the appropriateness of its former mascot,Â chose to let residents decide at their town meeting if images of a Native American man should be ejected from the basketball court.With tension rising during the nearly two-hour school bo…
Laura Cooper, the deputy assistant secretary of defense for Russia, Ukraine and Eurasia, confirmed during her testimony Wednesday that $35 million in aid to Ukraine has yet to be obligated. The remaining funds have alarmed Senate Democrats, who wrote to Defense Secretary Mark Esper earlier this week, asking him to […]
No one was fighting their firing. Three Ohio firefighters, including two supervisors, were fired Monday for hazing and bullying a part-time firefighter, WSYX News in Columbus, Ohio, reported. The Orange Township Board of Trustees voted 2-0 â€” with one member not voting â€” to fire Capt. John Hodges,…
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Kenwoodâ€™s Roland McCoy (0) looks to get to the basket. | Allen Cunningham/For the Sun-Times Scores from all around the area. Itâ€™s hard to remember a weeknight with a better lineup. There are top-notch games all over the area including No. 7 Marian Catholic at No. 11 Notre Dame, No. […]
At least six people have died and eight others remain missing after a volcano erupted on White Island, New Zealand. Follow here for the latest updates.
The Federal Reserve will leave interest rates where they are when it meets Wednesday. With traders pricing in a nearly 98% chance that rates will remain steady, that’s about as close to a slam dunk decision as you can get.