Friday, September 22, 2017

Small plane crashed in El Cajon, California

A small, single engine plane crashed in El Cajon Sunday, officials confirmed. The plane crashed in El Cajon Sunday afternoon around 1:45 p.m. near Greenfield Drive and 2nd Street. https://twitter.com/fox5sandiego/status/909534937518309377 At this point, it is unclear how or why the plane crashed. Two people suffered minor injuries...

140,000 Americans sign petition against George Soros

A petition to the White House calling for Hungarian-American billionaire George Soros to be declared a ‘terrorist’ has garnered more than 140,000 signatures, far exceeding the 100,000 needed to require an official response from the administration. The petition, which also calls on the government to...

Florida emergency management officials asked another 700,000 to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Irma

Florida emergency management officials have asked another 700,000 to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Irma. https://twitter.com/VOPnewsroom/status/906550302421250048 Florida emergency management officials have asked another 700,000 to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Irma. That brings the total number asked to evacuate multiple states to nearly 7 million. Florida’s Division of Emergency...

US approved multi-billion dollar arms sales to Bahrain

US State Department has approved multi-billion dollar arms sales to Bahrain amid Manama's intensifying crackdown on dissent. According to the Pentagon, the arms packages worth over 3.8 billion dollars include F-16 fighter jets, advanced missiles and patrol boats. The approval followed the US president’s promise in...

FBI director sees no evidence of interference in Russia probe

FBI Director Christopher Wray said on Thursday he has not "detected any whiff of interference" into the ongoing investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Speaking publicly for the first time since being confirmed as head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Wray...

Majority of Americans think President Trump is dividing people apart, poll

A new poll has found that a majority of Americans think President Donald Trump is dividing people apart. Over 1,500 voters participated in the nationwide survey conducted by Quinnipiac University. 62 percent of respondents said Trump is dividing the nation, while 31 percent said...

Colorectal cancers rising in adults as young as in their 20s and 30s in the US

There has been a sharp rise in colorectal cancers in adults as young as in their 20s and 30s in the U.S., found a new study from the American Cancer Society (ACS). The vast majority of colorectal cancers are still found in older people, with...

Shooting at the New York City hospital

Reports of shooting at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital, New York City. There are reports of multiple injuries according to reports. https://youtu.be/SJDA7xBgsQo Shots were fired inside New York City's Bronx Lebanon hospital on Friday, police said, and local media reported that there was a shooter in the...

US travel ban for six Muslim countries takes effect

United States ban on travelers from six mainly Muslim countries takes effect, reported AFP news on Friday. https://twitter.com/AFP/status/880576719626883074 Senior administration officials said, US government agencies will begin late Thursday partially implementing President Donald Trump's temporary bans on refugees from around the world and other travellers from...

No place for Assad in Syria when ISIS is driven out — US envoy to UN

Nikki Haley, the US Ambassador to the United Nations, has told Congress that the US should decide on its role in Syria for the time when ISIS is driven out, “because a healthy Syria is not with Assad,” reported RT news.  “You can’t have Assad...

US-led strike in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor killed at least 40, mostly woman and children

At least 40 civilians have been killed in airstrikes conducted by the US-Led Coalition on a community in Syria's Deir ez-Zor on Wednesday, SANA news agency reports citing local sources. The airstrike hit the village of al-Dablan located in Deir ez-Zor governorate, SANA reported. "The ...

US claims of Syrian chemical attacks are ‘speculations without facts’ — Russian official

The White House warning of new chemical attacks allegedly planned by the Syrian government is unsubstantiated and a complication of reconciliation processes, said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov. "These speculations are not backed up by anything. No one is putting forward any facts," Gatilov said, Russian...

US-led strikes in Deir Ezzur, Syria killing at least 42 civilians

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented that the US-led coalition warplanes targeted one of ISIL jails in al-Mayadeen city in Eastern Deir Ezzur on Monday, killing at least 42 civilian inmates and detainees. Also, 15 ISIL terrorists, including the guards and a number of...

US found ‘potential’ evidence Syria is preparing for chemical attack

The White House says it has found "potential" evidence Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack, reported ABC news on Monday referring press secretary Sean Spicer.  Press secretary Sean Spicer issued an ominous statement on Monday that the US, "has identified potential preparations" for...

Federal judge temporarily blocked the deportation of any Iraqi nationals from US 

A federal judge temporarily blocked the deportation of any Iraqi nationals from the United States Monday, setting a two-week stay on such deportation cases. The ruling by Judge Mark A. Goldsmith stems from the same judge last week temporarily blocking the deportation of over 100 Iraqis in...

Stop arming terrorists — Congresswoman urges US to stop its policy of regime change around the world

Most media outlets and politicians often ignore the deadly consequences of US regime change policy, including the rise of Islamic State, according to Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii), wrote RT news. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6DzaAHF5kt0 ‘Stop arming terrorists’: Congresswoman urges US to stop its policy of regime change around the...

US fighter jets shoot down Iranian drone in Syria

United States shoots down Iranian drone in Syria, reported Fox News on Tuesday. A U.S. jet shot down an Iranian drone flying in southern Syria near U.S.-backed forces on Tuesday, a U.S. defense official confirmed to Fox News. US fighter jets have shot down an Iran-made...

US police killed a pregnant African American woman

US state of Washington police have killed a pregnant African American woman while responding to her call about a crime. Charleena Lyles, 30, called police on Sunday to report a burglary at her apartment but the officers who arrived at the scene killed her because...

Obstruction of justice — US President Trump is being under investigation

US President Donald Trump is being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller for possible obstruction of justice, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday, citing unnamed officials. Mueller is investigating alleged Russia interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign....

Saudi aggression in Yemen ‘being done without your permission, but with your weapons’ — Sen. Rand Paul

Senator Rand Paul urged lawmakers to reverse the transfer of weapons in the latest US-Saudi arms deal, saying Saudi Arabia’s military campaign in Yemen has led to an “astounding” humanitarian crisis, reported RT on Wednesday.  The resolution on the rejection of the deal failed in...

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