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Police chief on deadly Maryland newspaper shooting: 'This was a targeted attack'

Police chief on deadly Maryland newspaper shooting: 'This was a targeted attack' The suspect, 38-year-old Jarrod Ramos, who reportedly had a long-standing feud with the paper was arrested. Krampf said the gunman was a Maryland resident, but didn't name him. The suit was dismissed by a judge who wrote Ramos hadn't shown "anything that was published about you is, in fact, false". An appeals court later upheld the dismissal. [Full Article...]

British spies took 'inexcusable' actions after 9/11 - parliamentary report

British spies took 'inexcusable' actions after 9/11 - parliamentary report The committee did not find any evidence that British intelligence officers directly mistreated or tortured militant suspects. MPs identified another 13 incidents "where United Kingdom personnel witnessed at first hand a detainee being mistreated by others, 25 where United Kingdom personnel were told by detainees that they had been mistreated by others, and 128 incidents recorded where agency o... [Full Article...]

Shooting suspect had bitter history with Maryland newspaper

Shooting suspect had bitter history with Maryland newspaper Authorities said the gunman entered the building in a targeted attack and "looked for his victims". Anne Arundel County Acting Chief William Krampf said that the gunman's intention was to cause harm and it was "targeted shooting". The attacker is in custody and police spokesman Lt. Ryan Frashure said that the department had no other suspects. Adams said at a press conference there was evid... [Full Article...]

100 feared drowned as European Union leaders hail 'victory' in solving migrant crisis

100 feared drowned as European Union leaders hail 'victory' in solving migrant crisis The 28 leaders agreed to consider setting up "disembarkation platforms" outside the bloc, most likely in North Africa , in a bid to discourage migrants boarding EU-bound boats. Europe's trade ties with Washington could do with less drama, the EU's chief executive said on Friday, ahead of his trip there next month to seek to resolve a spat over USA metals tariffs. [Full Article...]

British company wins 25.7 bln USD contract to build Aussie warships

British company wins 25.7 bln USD contract to build Aussie warships Anne Healey, BAE Systems Country Director Canada, added: "We are proud that our colleagues in Australia and the United Kingdom have been selected as the preferred tenderer to provide the Royal Australian Navy with a world-class ship, equipped with the latest technologies and designed specifically to meet its needs". [Full Article...]

Thousands march in Minneapolis to keep immigrant families together

Thousands march in Minneapolis to keep immigrant families together The Trump administration's practice of separating families began last month after Attorney General Jeff Sessions implemented a "zero tolerance" policy under which all adults who cross the U.S. "The overall goal is to end family detentions", she told Breitbart, "to ultimately remove Trump and his enablers from office, however that happens in whatever time frame, and to lay the groundwork for ... [Full Article...]

Almost 600 People Arrested Protesting Trump Immigration Policies

Almost 600 People Arrested Protesting Trump Immigration Policies The demonstrators demanded Congress to end ICE as they condemned the "zero tolerance" immigration policy . An executive order issued by Trump this month reversed the policy, and the subsequent injunction in San Diego ordered the government to immediately stop separating parents and children and said families must be reunited in 30 days or less. [Full Article...]

Woman Crashes Through Ceiling

Not so subtle, eh? Moments, before she surrendered to police 29-year-old Brittany Burke, fell right into the middle of the coffee aisle. Owners of this Reddi Mart said Burke was with a man, identified by police as 28-year-old Richard Pariseau, who tried to use a stolen credit card at their store on Monday afternoon. [Full Article...]

Thieves empty bank account of America’s oldest veteran

Thieves empty bank account of America’s oldest veteran When Volma spoke with KVUE Friday, he had not yet filed a police report. Fortunately, Overton's care, which costs $480 a day, is covered by a separate GoFundMe-linked account. "Hopefully justice will be done", Overton said after the incident. Since its inception in December 2016, the page has raised more than $320,000, though a large portion of that money has already been spent. [Full Article...]

Protesters march against Trump's immigration policy

Protesters march against Trump's immigration policy At the rally, Robert Burghduf of Allendale carried a sign that read "We Need to Fix our Moral Compass". "Asylum seekers are not criminals", said one. "I didn't like the sight or the feeling of families being separated". Atlanta's Families Belong Together Rally will be held at 10 a.m. outside the Atlanta City Detention Center. [Full Article...]

Iran president inaugurates 2nd phase of Persian Gulf Star Refinery

Iran president inaugurates 2nd phase of Persian Gulf Star Refinery Replying to a question after her speech at a public function, she said the U.S. believed that Iran was a threat and it can not take its eyes of Iran. "When confronted with a country that continually violates this council's resolutions, it is imperative that we pursue meaningful consequences", Cohen said. [Full Article...]

Trump says will announce Supreme Court pick on July 9

Trump says will announce Supreme Court pick on July 9 Kennedy's retirement announcement Wednesday, June 27, provided Trump with an opportunity to place a second justice on the all-important court. Whomever Trump nominates is expected to sway the court to the right. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has said it would be "the absolute height of hypocrisy " for Republicans to confirm a justice in an election year, given their response to Garland'... [Full Article...]

Capitol Police charge almost 600 people protesting Trump immigration policies

Kamala Harris, L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom are also attending. Though many are seasoned anti-Trump demonstrators, others are new to immigration activism, including parents who say they feel compelled to show up after heart-wrenching accounts of children forcibly taken from their families as they crossed the border illegally. [Full Article...]

France’s Macron brings back national service

A poll taken in 2015 found that 80 percent of the French favored a return of compulsory national service as a tool "to help promote integration, mix young people of different social backgrounds and levels, and to [instill] Republican values and national cohesion". [Full Article...]

Letter to the editor: Ban based on faith defies US ideals

Letter to the editor: Ban based on faith defies US ideals It added that "the order is expressly premised on legitimate purposes: preventing entry of nationals who can not be adequately vetted and inducing other nations to improve their practices". In January 2017 , the order sparked protests outside airport terminals across the U.S., and was quickly subject to legal challenges . Despite Trump's claim that the ban was "not a Muslim ban", he noted an ... [Full Article...]

Puerto Rico introduces bill to become US state by 2021

Puerto Rico introduces bill to become US state by 2021 According to the representative of Puerto Rico, the island, 525 years ago colonized by the Spaniards and 120 years ago, passed to the United States, remains the world's oldest colony. The committee would also make recommendations on temporary economic measures that would need to be implemented as Puerto Rico becomes a state. Puerto Ricans past year voted overwhelmingly in favor of becoming a state... [Full Article...]

Much-anticipated summit between Trump and Putin to go down July 16

Much-anticipated summit between Trump and Putin to go down July 16 National security advisor John Bolton in a meeting with Putin on Wednesday told the Russian strongman he hopes the two countries can find "areas where we can agree and make progress together". He would also expect the Russians to establish an exclusion zone to prevent fighting in southwest Syria and block Iranian-backed forces from the region, the sources said, adding that kicking Iran out o... [Full Article...]

Capital Gazette shooting: Obsessive, grudge-filled Twitter account finally gets pulled

Ramos, a clean-shaven figure with shoulder-length hair, was denied bail after a brief court hearing in which he appeared by video, watching attentively but not speaking. According to reports, Ramos was armed with a shotgun and smoke grenades when he burst into the publication's office and opened fire. USA media have named a suspect held by police as Jarrod Ramos , who is reported to have unsucc... [Full Article...]

Rep. Gerry Connolly: Trump prank call has 'chilling' implications

Things are a bit suss because that link to the podcast is now broken but it's still working well on his website, The Stuttering John Podcast . So then, Melendez tells the audience he's going to call the White House again but this time, he'll use his own phone. [Full Article...]

Business groups warn that auto tariffs could kill USA jobs, hurt economy

In its 15-page submission to the Department of Commerce, Toyota echoed GM's sentiments, adding that tariffs "would have a negative impact on all manufacturers, increasing the cost of imported vehicles as well as domestically produced vehicles that rely on imported parts". [Full Article...]


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