Month – July 2017

For America, It Looks Like Chaos. For Trump, It's Just Tuesday. - Politico

PoliticoIt started Monday morning with Donald Trump calling his own attorney general “beleaguered.” It continued with an Air Force One flight to West Virginia and a rambling, partisan speech to thousands of hollering Boy Scouts. And it kept going with another …Trump’s speech to Boy Scouts irks some in ‘nonpartisan’ organizationWashington PostStephen Colbert Says Trump […]

Wildfires prompt 10000 evacuations on French Riviera - Reuters

ReutersMARSEILLE (Reuters) – Firefighters evacuated thousands of campers and local residents after a wildfire broke out on France’s tourist-thronged Riviera coast overnight. The blaze was the latest of several wind-whipped fires that are ravaging forest and …Fires force evacuation of 10000 in 3 French Riviera townsMiami HeraldFrance: 10000 evacuated after new wildfire on Mediterranean coastThe […]

Here's how local TV news is making it harder for the Senate to repeal Obamacare - Washington Post

Washington PostSenate Republicans voted Tuesday night to open debate on repealing and possibly replacing the Affordable Care Act — the first iteration of which promptly stumbled on procedural grounds. But does any proposal have enough support to pass? The ACA …Senate Votes Down Broad Obamacare RepealNew York TimesObamacare: US senators debate plans to replace health […]

Massive fires displace 10000 in southern France - Fox News

Fox NewsFirefighters try to douse a blaze near the village of Biguglia, Corsica island, France, Tuesday, July 25, 2017. (Associated Press). Fires that broke out earlier this week in southern France and on the island of Corsica have torched thousands of acres …Fires force evacuation of 10000 in 3 French Riviera townsHawaii News NowFrance wildfires […]

Senate Judiciary Committee withdraws subpoena for Manafort - Washington Post

Washington PostWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman will not be testifying Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee, as originally scheduled, after the committee rescinded its subpoena. The committee withdrew its subpoena for …Judiciary committee to pull Manafort subpoenaCNN all 149 news articles …read more Source:     

Worrying update to US assessment of North Korea nuclear threat - CBS News

CBS NewsThe U.S. intelligence community now believes North Korea could have a reliable intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) capable of carrying a nuclear warhead by sometime next year, U.S. intelligence officials tell CBS News. The military’s Defense …US and China report progress on new North Korea sanctionsWashington PostIntelligence Agencies Say North Korean Missile Could Reach US […]

US Navy fires warning shots near Iran ship in Persian Gulf - ABC News

ABC NewsThis handout image provided Tuesday, July 25, 2017, from the U.S. Navy purports to show an Iranian vessel making a close approach to a U.S. coastal patrol ship USS Thunderbolt, right. The U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots near the Iranian …An Iranian ship refused to heed the Navy’s warning. Then shots were […]

Fires force evacuation of 10000 in 3 French Riviera towns - Miami Herald

Miami HeraldAuthorities ordered the evacuation of 10,000 people as fires hopscotched around the Riviera for a third day Wednesday, tearing through the forest of La Londe-les-Maures. A violent fire took off in the dry Mediterranean forests around La Londe just …Massive fires displace 10000 in southern FranceFox NewsWildfires prompt 10000 evacuations on French RivieraReutersFrance wildfires […]

A Trump Tower of Absolute Folly - New York Times

New York TimesPresident Trump has continued his campaign against Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. Donald Trump’s campaign against his attorney general, Jeff Sessions, in which he is seemingly attempting to insult and humiliate …The standoff between Trump and Sessions escalatesWashington PostTop White House aides press Trump to pull back on […]