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|Phoenix police use pepper spray on Trump protesters
At the conclusion Tuesday's campaign-style rally by Donald Trump, police used pepper spray to disperse crowds of protesters who had gathered to voice their displeasure with the president.
POSTED AUGUST 23, 2017 1:28 AM
|Workers Shroud Charlottesville Robert E. Lee Statue in Black as City Mourns
The city council voted to shroud the Lee statue
POSTED AUGUST 23, 2017 4:05 PM
|Some anchors throw shade at eclipse
Monday’s total solar eclipse captivated the nation and dominated news coverage, but not every anchor was as delighted, or even interested, as their audience.
POSTED AUGUST 22, 2017 11:14 AM
|New ISIS Video Shows American Child For The First Time
The child says his father was a U.S. soldier who fought against jihadists in Iraq.
POSTED AUGUST 23, 2017 3:18 PM
|U.S. Navy relieves Seventh Fleet commander in wake of collisions in Asia
WASHINGTON/TOKYO (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy on Wednesday said it had removed Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin after a series of collisions involving its warships in Asia as the search goes on for 10 sailors missing since the latest mishap. Aucoin's removal comes after a pre-dawn collision between a guided-missile destroyer and a merchant vessel east of Singapore and Malaysia on Monday, the fourth major incident in the U.S. Pacific Fleet this year. "Admiral Scott Swift, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, today relieved the commander of Seventh Fleet, Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin, due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command," the U.S. Navy said in a press release.
POSTED AUGUST 23, 2017 5:57 AM
|Typhoon Hato hits Hong Kong and southern China
Typhoon Hato, a maximum category 10 storm, slammed into Hong Kong, Macau and China's Guangdong province. Thousands of residents along the Chinese coast were evacuated.
POSTED AUGUST 23, 2017 3:55 PM
|Spain suspect says terror cell planned big attack on monuments
A suspected member of the terror cell that unleashed carnage in Spain last week admitted to a judge on Tuesday that the jihadists had planned to hit monuments in an even bigger attack. Mohamed Houli Chemlal, 21, said he knew of the plans two months ago, as he, and three other suspects, appeared in court for the first time since twin attacks killed 15 people and wounded more than 100. The four are the only surviving suspects from what was believed to be a 12-man terror cell that rammed a van into pedestrians on a tourist-packed boulevard in Barcelona on Thursday.
POSTED AUGUST 22, 2017 6:14 PM
|Breitbart News Wants Trump To Know His Base Is Not Happy About Afghanistan
Breitbart News had a clear message for President Donald Trump following his speech on the war in Afghanistan Monday night: His voter base is not happy.
POSTED AUGUST 22, 2017 10:46 AM
|North Korea releases photo appearing to show new missile designs
North Korean state media released new images on Wednesday, and one photo appears to show new missile designs hanging on the wall.
POSTED AUGUST 23, 2017 7:59 AM
|The Latest: Trump says US will 'probably' end NAFTA
PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Arizona (all times PDT):
POSTED AUGUST 22, 2017 11:56 PM