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|What Alabama's GOP Senate Frontrunner Told Me Should Scare The Daylights Out Of You
I’ve had the opportunity twice over the past several years to interview the current Alabama GOP Senate frontrunner Roy Moore at length and flesh out some of his, um, ideas.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 10:08 AM
|Mass Killer Scott Dekraai Gets Life In Prison In Case Tainted By Government Misconduct
― Scott Dekraai, the shooter in the worst mass killing in Orange County, California, history, was sentenced on Friday to eight consecutive life terms in prison without the possibility of parole, rather than receiving the death penalty, because of government misconduct linked to a jail informant program.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 3:13 PM
|Jeff Sessions' New Chief Of Staff: Mueller's Russia Probe Could Be A 'Witch Hunt'
WASHINGTON ― Attorney General Jeff Sessions has appointed as his chief of staff a former federal prosecutor who has written that the special counsel investigation into the Trump administration could be turning into a “witch hunt.”
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 6:42 PM
|Magnitude 5.7 earthquake hits off northern California: USGS
A magnitude 5.7 earthquake struck on Friday off the coast of Northern California in the Pacific Ocean, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there were no reports of damage or injury.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 2:48 PM
|Companies Look to Bridge U.S. ‘Middle Skills’ Gap
Companies like Toyota, Boeing, General Motors and Dow Chemical are all starting or expanding specialized job training programs to bridge the gap in technical skills for "middle skills jobs."
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 12:16 PM
|US forces in South Korea receive fake, urgent message telling them to evacuate immediately
US troops in South Korea have been sent an urgent message telling their families to flee the country. The US Army has now been forced to send out a message telling troops to check any messages and ensure that they are legitimate. Officials have so far not been able to publicly confirm where the messages came from, or whether they are related at all to ongoing tensions with North Korea.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 10:55 AM
|James Comey's Speech Derailed By Protests During Howard University Convocation
Former FBI director James Comey faced loud protests throughout his speech at Howard University’s convocation ceremony Friday, as activists chanted and sang traditional African-American spirituals over his remarks.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 12:57 PM
|Anthropologie Accidentally Sold $8,000 Couches for $0 and Twitter Couldn't Handle It
They quickly canceled all the orders
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 1:42 PM
|Monument to designer of AK-47 rifle scarred by sculptor's lapse
Workers on Friday cut out part of a new monument to Mikhail Kalashnikov, inventor of the Soviet Union's legendary AK-47 assault rifle, after eagle-eyed Russians noticed that it mistakenly depicted a German weapon of World War Two. Just three days ago, the monument to the creator of one of Russia's best known export brands was unveiled with much fanfare in central Moscow. A metal bas-relief behind a statue of Kalashnikov depicts the AK-47 and other weapons all supposedly designed by the engineer, who died in 2013.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 3:31 PM
|Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria
People across Puerto Rico struggled to dig out from the devastation left by Hurricane Maria.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 23, 2017 4:28 PM