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Justice Department Moves Forward With Trump's Bump Stock Ban

Justice Department Moves Forward With Trump's Bump Stock BanThe Justice Department on Tuesday moved to implement President Donald Trump's




POSTED DECEMBER 18, 2018 2:03 PM

Redacted portions of FBI interview with Michael Flynn released ahead of sentencing

Redacted portions of FBI interview with Michael Flynn released ahead of sentencingThe documents show that FBI agents interviewed Flynn about his contacts with Russia, including past trips to the country.




POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2018 9:29 PM

Instagram Was Bigger Russian Election Tool Than Facebook, Senate Report Says

Instagram Was Bigger Russian Election Tool Than Facebook, Senate Report SaysThe Russian Internet Research Agency, the troll farm that has sought to divide Americans with misinformation and meme content around the 2016 election, received more engagement on Instagram than it did on any other social media platform, including Facebook, according to a joint report by three groups of researchers. “Instagram was a significant front in the IRA’s influence operation, something that Facebook executives appear to have avoided mentioning in Congressional testimony,” the report says. IRA activity shifted there after the media began to write about Russian activity on Twitter and Facebook.




POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2018 10:06 AM

Officials say two Honduran migrant youths killed in Mexico

Officials say two Honduran migrant youths killed in MexicoThe prosecutors' office in Tijuana said in a statement it was investigating the deaths of the two youths, who showed signs of having been stabbed and strangled. The victims, who were staying at a shelter for migrant youths in Tijuana, were headed to another shelter when they were intercepted by people who apparently intended to rob them, it said. The incident did not appear to be related to organized crime, said Jorge Alvarez Mendoza, a prosecutor in Tijuana.




POSTED DECEMBER 19, 2018 12:09 AM

Congressional delegation will visit Border Patrol site after death of 7-year-old girl in US custody

Congressional delegation will visit Border Patrol site after death of 7-year-old girl in US custodyA congressional delegation will visit the New Mexico border station where a 7-year-old Guatemalan girl was detained before dying at a nearby hospital – amid calls by her father for a “transparent” investigation into the circumstances that led to her death. The child, Jakelin Caal Maquin, was with her father were in a group of 163 migrants that was detained by US Border Patrol on 6 December in a remote area of the New Mexico desert. Officials say that she began vomiting and stopped breathing while in Border Patrol custody, and then suffered from cardiac arrest after being transferred to a Texas hospital.




POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2018 5:19 PM

The 14 Most Anticipated Buildings of 2019

The 14 Most Anticipated Buildings of 2019




POSTED DECEMBER 18, 2018 3:20 PM

Russia slashes Syria military flights

Russia slashes Syria military flightsRussia has cut its military flights in Syria from more than 100 per day to fewer than four a week, the defence minister said Tuesday, in another sign the country's conflict is winding down. Russia launched air strikes in Syria in support of long-term ally President Bashar al-Assad in September 2015. Russian support helped Assad's forces reclaim swathes of territory once in the hands of opposition fighters and Islamic extremists.




POSTED DECEMBER 18, 2018 9:13 AM

Carnival Says a Passenger Is Missing From a Ship Currently in Mexico

Carnival Says a Passenger Is Missing From a Ship Currently in MexicoAuthorities are searching for a man who went missing from a cruise ship bound for Mexico.




POSTED DECEMBER 18, 2018 12:22 PM

More People Have Gotten a Flu Shot Than This Time Last Year, CDC Says

More People Have Gotten a Flu Shot Than This Time Last Year, CDC SaysIt's a promising sign




POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2018 12:05 PM

Chili's Weighs In On North Carolina Election Fraud And Immediately Regrets Decision

Chili's Weighs In On North Carolina Election Fraud And Immediately Regrets DecisionChili's social media department is getting ribbed after it weighed in on North




POSTED DECEMBER 17, 2018 8:11 PM

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