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Lindsey Graham says he’s open to impeachment if proof of quid pro quo emerges
Sen. Lindsey Graham, a staunch defender of President Trump, said he would be open to impeachment if proof of what he considers a quid pro quo comes out. “Sure. I mean … show me something that … is a crime,” Graham said in an interview on “Axios on HBO” that aired Sunday. “If you could...
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 08:25:03 -0400
Terrifying videos show tornado’s wrath as it plows through Dallas
A tornado plowed through a miles-long swath of Dallas late Sunday — knocking out power for about 65,000 people and wrecking buildings in its wake. The storm swirled through northwest Dallas around 9 p.m., the city confirmed in a statement. Video posted by meteorologist Dakota Smith with the National Center for Atmospheric Research shows the...
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 08:15:47 -0400
Justin Trudeau’s political future in jeopardy as Canada elects new Parliament
Canadians head to the polls Monday to elect a new Parliament as scandal-scarred Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tries to avoid being knocked out of power after one term – as polls predict that his Liberal Party will at least lose its majority. The Liberals and the Conservatives — led by Andrew Scheer — could be...
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 07:50:12 -0400
Indiana attorney general faces hearing on groping allegations
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s attorney general faces a hearing over whether allegations that he drunkenly groped four women at a bar amounted to professional misconduct. Republican Curtis Hill disputes the claims from a state lawmaker and three legislative staffers that he inappropriately touched their backs or buttocks during a party celebrating the end of the 2018 legislative session. The...
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 07:46:32 -0400
Julian Assange’s lawyer says US is plotting to ‘kidnap and harm’ Wikileaks founder
Julian Assange appeared in a British court Monday to fight extradition on espionage charges — with his attorney accusing the US of an extraordinary plot to “kidnap and harm” the WikiLeaks founder. Assange, 48, had shaved his bushy white beard and raised a fist in defiance at supporters packed into Westminster Magistrates Court. His lawyer,...
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 07:41:16 -0400
Mollie Tibbetts’ accused killer not properly read Miranda rights: court docs
The illegal immigrant accused of fatally stabbing 20-year-old University of Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts wasn’t properly read his Miranda rights, recently-filed court documents say. Prosecutors admitted that an officer “inadvertently” failed to tell Cristhian Bahena Rivera that anything he said could be used against him when he was busted for murder around 11:30 p.m....
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 01:44:57 -0400
Search underway for West Point cadet who went missing with rifle
A widespread search was underway Sunday evening for a West Point cadet who disappeared with a rifle and “may be a danger to himself,” officials said. The cadet was last seen at about 5:30 p.m. Friday. He had been expected to participate in a military skills competition over the weekend but never showed, the US...
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 01:18:18 -0400
Man named Tupac Shakur arrested for attacking cops in Tennessee
This arrest is bound to draw “Eyez.” A man named Tupac A. Shakur — who is not the late rapper — was busted in Tennessee on Friday after allegedly lunging at cops with a knife. Police officers in Johnson City were trying to arrest Shakur, 40, on a warrant from another department when he “attempted to turn...
Sun, 20 Oct 2019 23:39:17 -0400
Romney takes shots at Trump over race, says he’s abandoning Kurds in Syria
Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, took a series of shots at President Trump in an interview that aired Sunday, saying that some of the president’s rhetoric appealed to racism and claiming that under his leadership, the US was abandoning allied Kurdish fighters in Syria. Romney, who said he wrote in his wife, Ann, when he voted...
Sun, 20 Oct 2019 22:57:18 -0400
Toddler fatally shot in Philly a day after 11-month old struck by gunfire
A 2-year-old girl was shot dead inside her Philadelphia home Sunday — less than a day after an 11-month-old boy in the city survived being struck with four bullets, according to a report. The little girl, who has not been named, was shot in the back of the head in her living room after a...
Sun, 20 Oct 2019 22:47:30 -0400