Jeff Sessions Yuks It Up Over Russians In Speech To Lawyers
The FAA Can't Stop People From Throwing Live Turkeys Out Of Planes
The Federal Aviation Administration has found no violations with an infamous Arkansas event that involves dropping live turkeys from a plane ? but that may be because no one ever thought they?d need a rule about that.
Republican congressman Greg Gianforte ?misled authorities? on assault against reporter
Greg Gianforte told an officer that Guardian newspaper reporter Ben Jacobs had grabbed him by the wrist and pulled him to the floor of his campaign office after ?interrogating? him, according to notes from a Gallatin County sheriff?s officer who interviewed the politician after the incident unfolded. ?He grabbed my wrist, he spun and we ended up on the floor ... so he pulled me down on top of him,? the sergeant quoted the politician as saying.
Three Major Alabama Newspapers Urge Voters To 'Reject' Roy Moore
Argentina's navy searches for missing submarine with 44 crew on board
Argentina?s navy has launched a huge search-and-rescue operation for a military submarine with 44 crew members that has been missing off the coast of Patagonia for more than two days. The last radio contact with the San Juan submarine was on Wednesday, when it was 430km off the coast of the southern province of Chubut, in the area of San Jorge bay, a naval spokesman said on Friday.
Alt-right free speech event in Boston met with counterprotest
U.S. destroyer slightly damaged in collision with tug off Japan: U.S. Navy
A U.S. guided-missile destroyer, USS Benfold,, sustained slight damage when a Japanese tug drifted into it during a towing exercise off central Japan on Saturday, the U.S. Navy said. The U.S. Navy announced a series of reforms this month aimed at restoring basic naval skills and alertness at sea after a review of deadly ship collisions in the Asia-Pacific region showed sailors were under-trained and over-worked. Seventeen sailors have been killed this year in two collisions with commercial vessels involving guided-missile destroyers, the Fitzgerald in June off Japan and then the John S. McCain in August as it approached Singapore.
Neighbor: Northern California gunman targeted victim, son
RANCHO TEHAMA RESERVE, Calif. (AP) ? A neighbor's account indicates that a Northern California shooter who killed five people this week may have targeted an elementary school as part of his long-running feud with neighbors.
Head of Puerto Rico power authority resigns
The head of Puerto Rico's power authority has resigned amid a scandal over efforts to restore electricity to the hurricane-hit island, its governor announced Friday. Rossello defended Ramos' management but suggested that his resignation was necessary in the midst of the controversy. More than half of the population of Puerto Rico is still without electricity nearly two months after Hurricane Maria ravaged the US territory of more than three million people.
Trump puts decision to allow elephant hunting trophy imports 'on hold'
Despite Trump's statement, a Fish and Wildlife Service official confirmed that the ban on elephant hunting trophies from Zambia had been lifted effective Nov. 7. And the ban on trophies from Zimbabwe was lifted on Friday morning, about 11 hours before Trump?s tweet.