As Russia probe turns to fake Facebook ads, Trump follows with a tweet
President Trump continued his efforts to belittle accusations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election on Friday, turning to the latest set of charges, involving targeted political ads placed on Facebook by accounts linked to the Kremlin.
James Comey's Speech Derailed By Protests During Howard University Convocation
Former FBI director James Comey faced loud protests throughout his speech at Howard University?s convocation ceremony Friday, as activists chanted and sang traditional African-American spirituals over his remarks.
DHS Begins Notifying States of Russian Hacks
Rachel Maddow reports that even though the election was months ago, the Department of Homeland Security is only now calling every state individually to let them know if they were targetted by Russian hacking efforts.
The Radioactive Puppies Of Chernobyl Are Finally Getting The Help They Need
Pakistan: Death toll from India attack in Kashmir rises to 6
At least six Pakistani villagers were killed and 26 were wounded in an overnight attack by India in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, Pakistan's military said Friday, adding that hundreds of villagers were forced to move to safer places.
New 6.2-magnitude quake sows panic in Mexico City
A strong 6.2-magnitude quake shook Mexico on Saturday, causing panic in traumatized Mexico City, where rescuers trying to free people trapped from this week's earlier earthquake had to suspend work. "This time we didn't feel the ground move... maybe since the last one we're getting used to them," said Pablo Martinez, who had run out of his central apartment block with his 6-year-old daughter in his arms. At some Mexico City sites rescue workers were still discussing whether to return to their task of trying to reach survivors of Tuesday's quake believe to be buried under debris in three sites in the city.
Mexico earthquake: rescue dog who has saved 52 lives in her career searches for more victims
Having already save 52 lives during her career, Frida is plunging back into the rubble to find more people. The six-year-old labrador has been deployed at disasters across Central and North America, participating in rescue missions in Haiti, Ecuador and Honduras. Men's Best Friend, always willing to help <3 My heart and thoughts are with the people of Mexico. ?? https://t.co/c9MKapIjIL? riogayguide (@riogayguide) September 21, 2017 Her bravery and resourcefulness has even earned the praise of Mexico's president, Enrique Pena Nieto, who took to Twitter to praise the labrador. ?This is Frida," he wrote. "She belongs to SEMAR and has helped save 52 lives in various natural disasters at national and international levels." Wearing goggles, a khaki padded waistcoat and all-terrain boots, Frida was back in action weeks after saving 12 victims from an earlier Mexican quake. A member of the Mexican Navy stands next to a rescue dog Credit: EdgardGarrido/Reuters At least 273 people have been killed as a result of the 7.1 earthquake which struck the country on Tuesday. Others are still buried under the rubble and their hopes of survival rest on rescue dogs like Frida. Frida's exploits have been hailed on social media. There are even cartoons of Frida and some have suggested she should run for office.
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In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) ? Iran's Revolutionary Guard on Friday unveiled its latest ballistic missile capable of reaching much of the Middle East, including Israel, while the country's president vowed that Tehran would press ahead with its missile program in defiance of U.S. demands to the contrary.