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|Biden evokes MLK and George Floyd in Fourth of July message
Biden's video message came hours after President Trump accused protesters who have pushed for racial justice of engaging in a "merciless campaign to wipe out our history."
POSTED JULY 04, 2020 12:56 PM
|Hillary Clinton says she 'would have done a better job' at handling the coronavirus pandemic
"I know I would have done a better job," the former secretary of state told a Hollywood Reporter podcast on Friday.
POSTED JULY 03, 2020 8:14 PM
|Judge blocks Portland police from using physical force against journalists
As protests originally sparked by the death of George Floyd continue in Portland, Oregon, a US District Court has issued a two-week restraining order barring the Portland Police Bureau from arresting journalists and legal observers or using force against them.The order comes after the police arrested journalists who were covering a protest on Tuesday. One of them, Lesley McLam, was taken into custody.
POSTED JULY 03, 2020 8:49 AM
|It Would Cost Trillions: The Day North Korea Collapses
The prospect of a peaceful Korean Unification, however remote it seems, would be a historical event worth planning for. While preparing for the worst, we should hope for the best. Hoping for the best means there is a scenario where North Korea’s collapse and regime change occur miraculously, opening doors to South Korea and the West to take over North Korea in what one hopes would be a peaceful absorption. As unlikely as this sounds, it is important to remember that it is not without historical precedent.
POSTED JULY 03, 2020 5:30 AM
|Epstein confidant Ghislaine Maxwell will reportedly give names
Ghislaine Maxwell faces decades behind bars following her arrest by the FBI; reaction from Fox News contributor Tammy Bruce and Fox News legal analyst Gregg Jarrett.
POSTED JULY 03, 2020 10:12 PM
|'How the hell are we going to do this?' The panic over reopening schools
The CDC issued additional guidance this week on safely reopening schools, with infections spiking in the South and West.
POSTED JULY 04, 2020 7:00 AM
|Copenhagen's Little Mermaid labelled 'racist fish'
Denmark woke up on Friday to the words "racist fish" scrawled across the base of the "Little Mermaid", the bronze statue honouring Hans Christian Andersen's famous fairy tale that perches on a rock in the sea off a pier in Copenhagen. "We consider it vandalism and have started an investigation," a spokesman for the Copenhagen police said. Protesters of the Black Lives Matter movement around the world have in recent months rallied against statues of historical figures who played a role in racist oppression, such as slave traders and colonialists.
POSTED JULY 03, 2020 6:24 AM
|Alleged email scammer who flaunted wealth on Instagram to face charges
Ramon Olorunwa Abbas routinely posted about luxury cars, private jets and globe trotting with celebrities to his 2.4 million followers.
POSTED JULY 03, 2020 3:18 PM
|Why U.S. F-35s, Stealth Bombers and Attack Drones Could Fail in a War
Fighter jets, stealth bombers, attack drones and air-traveling missiles all need to “operate at speed” in a fast-changing great power conflict era. What that means is that “sensor to shooter” time (how fast data can go from a sensor to a war-fighter) needs to be drastically sped up. Without that speed, warfighters won’t be able to react as quickly to threats and it will be harder to win.
POSTED JULY 04, 2020 4:00 AM
|India Kanpur: Eight policemen killed in clash with gang members
Gang members fired at the officers during a raid in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh.
POSTED JULY 03, 2020 4:11 AM