Gold Star Moms Blast Trump For Delayed Response To Soldiers' Deaths
The mother of a soldier killed in Iraq called President Donald Trump?s delayed response to the deaths of U.S. service members in Niger an abdication of his first duty as commander in chief ? ?to acknowledge the sacrifice of one of his military members.?
U.S. diplomat warns to be 'prepared for the worst' right after N. Korean official reportedly shuts down diplomacy
Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan told reporters on Tuesday that while the State Department remained focused on quelling tensions with North Korea through diplomatic channels, that the nation and world must remain prepared for the possibility that those efforts will fail.
ISIS Losing Its 'Capital' Is A Pivotal Defeat For The Terrorist Group
The self-described Islamic State finally lost its tenuous grip on the Syrian city of Raqqa on Tuesday as U.S.-backed forces retook the extremist group?s last major urban territory following a four-month military campaign.
130 Years in Prison Recommended for Okla. Parents Convicted in ?Worst Case of Child Abuse? Seen by Police
An Oklahoma mom and dad each face a long stay behind bars after a jury recommended a sentence of 130 years each following the pair?s conviction for what a police officer termed the ?worst case of child abuse? he?d seen
Crews push to contain California fires, search for bodies
By Jim Christie SANTA ROSA, Calif. (Reuters) - Crews fought their way across rugged, steep terrain on Tuesday in a push to gain full control of the deadliest wildfires in California history, as search-and-rescue teams picked through an ashy moonscape of destroyed homes looking for victims. "There are still some concerns that if the west winds come up or we get some erratic winds they could push our lines, but as of right now we're looking pretty good," Steve Crawford, a fire operations chief, told reporters at a briefing in Sonoma County in the heart of California's celebrated wine country. Already 41 people have been confirmed killed in the fires, which erupted last week and were driven by dry, hot winds into Northern California communities, giving residents little or no chance to escape.
Still standing: Photos capture abandoned buildings after years of neglect
Confederate monuments vandalized in 2 Virginia cities
Thousands Are Fleeing Puerto Rico. Some Don't Know If They'll Ever Return
Newt, it takes just a few seconds to proofread a tweet
Typos are a fact of life. Today's example: Newt Gingrich, tweeting his steadfast support for "Presideent Trtump." In the words of the former speaker of the House, "Trtump was rermarkably stgroing in hius joint press event with" Senator Mitch McConnell held earlier Monday at the White House. A glowing review! SEE ALSO: Trump and Mitch McConnell formally announce bromance in weird Rose Garden press conference Gingrich has replaced the original tweet with a legible version. "Sometimes my ideas are faster than my fingers," he claims, which...fine. Just for future ref, Newt? it takes about three seconds to proofread a tweet before pressing send. So close, Newt. pic.twitter.com/JZZwkSOVTy ? Michael Del Moro (@MikeDelMoro) October 16, 2017 this was Trump tweeting while Newt struggled to take his phone back pic.twitter.com/HKHSQ1K8jR ? thomas violence (@thomas_violence) October 16, 2017 ?It?s not a good look to try to defend the president when you?re drunk? Newt: Frist off aal, pic.twitter.com/0HX6stfRtN ? alex tumay (@alextumay) October 16, 2017 pic.twitter.com/7mH3Dsmd4A ? ?_? (@MikeIsaac) October 16, 2017 Newt Gingrich is trying to bring back Weird Twitter. pic.twitter.com/c4kClYrORb ? ParaNorbit? (@TimDuffy) October 16, 2017 WATCH: This wearable Bluetooth device will turn any surface into a keyboard
Trump says he has 'proof' on his call to soldier's wife, and the nation awaits