Month – February 2017

3 critically hurt as car strikes marching band at Mardi Gras parade - CNN

CNN(CNN) Twelve Alabama students were injured Tuesday when a Ford Expedition plowed into a marching band ahead of it in a Mardi Gras parade. Three students are in critical condition but stable, Gulf Shores city spokesman Grant Brown said. The victims’ …The Latest: 11 injured during Mardi Gras parade in AlabamaWashington PostSUV plows into Alabama […]

White House asks Pentagon for Yemen raid details ahead of Trump speech - CNN

CNNWashington (CNN) The White House asked the Pentagon for information it could make public in President Donald Trump’s Tuesday night address about a controversial Special Operation raid in Yemen to better explain the mission’s purpose and demonstrate …Trump appears to blame generals for SEAL’s death in Yemen raidThe HillDonald Trump Blames SEAL’s Death On Military: […]

GOP looks for ObamaCare path as right lashes out - The Hill

The HillRepublicans are looking for a path forward on ObamaCare amid conservative opposition to key elements of their plan. The leaders of the two top conservative groups in the House, Reps. Mark Walker (R-N.C.) and Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), on Monday said …Trump tasked with easing GOP tensions in primetime addressFox NewsGOP Obamacare Plan Suffers Blow […]

Law professors push for disbarment, sanctions against Kellyanne Conway - wtkr.com

wtkr.comWhite House advisor Kellyanne Conway speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland, on Feb. 23. (MIKE THEILER/AFP/Getty Images). By Meg Wagner. Fifteen law professors have filed a misconduct complaint against Trump adviser …In pictures: Offbeat in the Oval OfficeBBC NewsKellyanne Conway’s positioning on Oval Office couch sparks debateCBS NewsTwitter erupts over image of […]

Tornado watch issued: Large hail, severe storms possible - Belleville News-Democrat

Belleville News-DemocratA National Weather Service map Tuesday afternoon shows the extent of the storm centered over the metro-east. NWS. i. A National Weather Service map Tuesday afternoon shows the extent of the storm centered over the metro-east. NWS. By Don O’Brien.Tornado watch declared for Illinois, NW IndianaChicago TribuneSevere storms across St. Louis metro tonight could […]

Fear grows in Jewish community after 100 bomb threats at Jewish centers - CNN

CNN(CNN) Scary, alarming, disheartening, unprecedented. Those are just a few of the adjectives used to describe the recent widespread spate of bomb threats that have targeted Jewish Community Centers and schools in 33 states in the United States and two …Trump Suggests Anti-Semitic Acts Are Designed to ‘Make People Look Bad’New York TimesPresident Trump suggests […]

With His Guests, Trump to Highlight Illegal Immigration as a Security Issue - New York Times

New York TimesSusan Oliver, center, the wife of Danny Oliver, an officer killed while on duty, at his memorial service in Roseville, Calif., in 2014. Credit Rich Pedroncelli/Associated Press. WASHINGTON — Three relatives of Americans the authorities said were …Trump Presses Priorities on a Congress Seeking Clarity, DetailsBloomberg5 things to watch during Trump’s addressPoliticoTrump voices […]

Trump Blames Obama, Generals for Botched Raid He Authorized - Vanity Fair

Vanity FairJust days after he took office, President Donald Trump authorized a military intelligence-gathering operation in Yemen in which “almost everything went wrong.” U.S. Navy SEAL William “Ryan” Owens lost his life during the ground raid, which resulted in …Trump shirks responsibility for death of Navy SEAL in Yemen raidNew York Daily News all 69 […]

How One Little Amazon Error Can Destroy the Internet - Gizmodo

GizmodoThe fact that Amazon controls a vast swath of cloud computing services became dreadfully clear on Tuesday afternoon when a string of errors brought countless websites to their knees. This consolidation of power is, perhaps suddenly, a very big problem.No, you’re not crazy. Part of the internet *is* brokenCNETSome of the world’s most popular apps […]