Eighth suspect arrested in fatal stabbing of Bronx teen

The gang chased the boy before stabbing him several times during the brutal daytime assault. Officers found the victim unresponsive and unconscious before he was taken to Jacobi Medical Center, where he is in critical condition. According to report... More..

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, democratic socialist, beats 10-term incumbent in NYC primary
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, democratic socialist, beats 10-term incumbent in NYC primary

The Sanders-style Democrat ran on a socialist platform far to the left of Crowley. During his time in Congress, he was a serviceable mainstream Democrat. She built her movement through tireless organizing...More..

Details of summit between Trump and Putin announced
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Details of summit between Trump and Putin announced

The statement comes a day after Moscow and Washington confirmed they had reached a deal for the meeting and said they would announce the site on Thursday. "And the resolve clause urges President Trump t...More..

Pentagon chief Mattis: U.S will maintain current troops in South Korea
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Pentagon chief Mattis: U.S will maintain current troops in South Korea

After Beijing installed missile batteries and landed long-range bombers on some of the reclaimed South China Sea outposts, Mattis publicly accused Xi of reneging on his pledge against militarising the region,...More..

Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin to have summit in Helsinki on July 16
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin to have summit in Helsinki on July 16

Bolton told reporters in Moscow on Wednesday he expected Russian interference in USA politics to be discussed at the summit and said he did not rule out Trump discussing Russia rejoining the Group of Seven ...More..

Sheriff: New Zealand man shot trying to enter teen's home
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Sheriff: New Zealand man shot trying to enter teen's home

After spotting the family inside, Skinner told the mother through the door, "I need some help; I've hitchhiked here 30 miles". Local journalist Melissa J Hipolt tweeted that the pair were communicating for th...More..

Trump's next Supreme Court justice appointment will cement legacy: Sean Spicer
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Trump's next Supreme Court justice appointment will cement legacy: Sean Spicer

Trump said his search for a Supreme Court nominee will "begin immediately" and he intends to make his selection from a list of more than 20 reliably conservative candidates the White House released a year...More..

by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

John Bolton refuses to address Russian Federation policy shift after Putin meeting

I think it will be the main global event of the summer". After those talks, Trump said he believed Putin's denials Russian Federation had meddled in the 2016 USA election - remarks Trump later backed away from....More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Millennial beats veteran Democrat
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Millennial beats veteran Democrat

On CNN , Ocasio-Cortez touted her campaign's willingness to "knock on doors that had never been knocked on" and engage with constituents who had been habitually neglected by their elected officials-including ...More..

Turkey's Erdogan clinches second term with majority vote
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan clinches second term with majority vote

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is taking on extensive new executive powers following his outright election victory in Sunday's poll. Turkish state news agency Anadolu , the only media distributing ...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 28, defeats long-time U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley (Tylt)
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 28, defeats long-time U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley (Tylt)

It also exposed a generational divide among Democrats still struggling with their identity in the Trump era. "And it's to say that we need to really examine the historical inequities that have created much of t...More..

by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on being an "unapologetic champion" for working class

Ocasio-Cortez will face Republican candidate Anthony Pappas in a race that is widely expected to remain in Democratic hands. It is no accident that Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old Latina, is all four. California...More..

Bolton, Putin to meet in the Kremlin to plan Trump-Putin summit
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Bolton, Putin to meet in the Kremlin to plan Trump-Putin summit

He said the time and place of the summit would be announced on Thursday, adding that it would take several weeks to prepare for the meeting. "This meeting has been planned for a long time", said Ushakov. -Rus...More..

Entire Mexican police department arrested in connection to mayoral candidate’s murder
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Entire Mexican police department arrested in connection to mayoral candidate’s murder

Federal forces arrested the local public security secretary and 27 officers on suspicion of involvement of executing businessman Fernando Angeles Juarez outside of his hotel. Few other arrests have been made ...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: The Democrat who challenged her party's establishment -- and won
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: The Democrat who challenged her party's establishment -- and won

Kenneth Elmore (Wheelock'87), associate provost and dean of students, recalls meeting Ocasio-Cortez-"I knew her as Sandy"-when another student brought her to one of his weekly Coffee & Conversation forums". Joe...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez upsets Joe Crowley in NY congressional primary
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez upsets Joe Crowley in NY congressional primary

Ocasio-Cortez seemed to find readier audiences with outlets such as Elite Daily , Mic or Refinery29 - websites most often associated with millennial and female audiences - than with traditional publication...More..

Kennedy Tut-Tuts Trump's Anti-Muslim Rhetoric While Upholding Travel Ban
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Kennedy Tut-Tuts Trump's Anti-Muslim Rhetoric While Upholding Travel Ban

The justice did not call out Trump by name, but said that, while certain government actions and statements are not subject to judicial scrutiny, it is "imperative" for a government official "to adhere to the ...More..

Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban

If Trump was to choose a woman, Roberts said , he might go with Seventh Circuit Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett of Indiana. Trump called Kennedy a man "of tremendous vision" and said he hopes the next just...More..

No, Ocasio-Cortez's victory isn't bad for the Democratic Party
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

No, Ocasio-Cortez's victory isn't bad for the Democratic Party

The surprise victory by the community organizer in a district that includes parts of the Bronx and Queens came after an energetic, grassroots campaign that mustered more than enough support in a low-turnout r...More..

Police seize cash in 26 currencies, bags of gold from ex
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Police seize cash in 26 currencies, bags of gold from ex

Earlier this month, Malaysia's new attorney general said his office was studying possible criminal and civil action in the 1MDB case, after receiving investigation papers on the state fund from the anti-graft a...More..

Melania Trump to visit immigrant children holding centers
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Melania Trump to visit immigrant children holding centers

U.S. First lady Melania Trump will make a second trip to an immigration facility "sometime this week" to see firsthand how immigrants who enter the country illegally are being treated, spokesperson Stephan...More..

Border officials to stop referring immigrant families for prosecution
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Border officials to stop referring immigrant families for prosecution

It means USA border agents who stop undocumented adult migrants accompanied by children will hand them a court summons and allow them to go on their way, rather than hold them in a detention facility. Undocumen...More..

NY teen hacked to death with machete over mistaken identity; 5 arrested
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

NY teen hacked to death with machete over mistaken identity; 5 arrested

Five men reportedly belonging to the violent NY based Dominican street gang, Trinitarios, attacked the boy. Authorities are asking for help from the public with identifying suspects captured on video in the a...More..

Paddleboarder 'commutes to work' dressed in suit across Hudson River
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Paddleboarder 'commutes to work' dressed in suit across Hudson River

There were a few close calls as he made his way across the Hudson, Holt told Global News, as he was dealing with several waves left in the wake of passing boats, but he didn't run into real trouble until he w...More..

Alameda County strike team arrives at out-of-control Lake County wildfire
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Alameda County strike team arrives at out-of-control Lake County wildfire

Cal Fire says they are consulting with Bureau of Land Management experts about all the mines in the area. Lower Lake High School (9430 Lake St.) now established as a second shelter for evacuees. Lake County is ...More..

Donald Trump: Border wall is 'the only real answer' to illegal immigration
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Donald Trump: Border wall is 'the only real answer' to illegal immigration

In the last week, the Trump administration triggered bipartisan backlash by implementing a zero-tolerance policy toward illegal border crossings, charging all individuals who cross the border illegally with...More..

About $16.3 million spent on the Kim-Trump summit
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

About $16.3 million spent on the Kim-Trump summit

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , less than earlier reports that had angered some locals. The two Koreas agreed to hold their first family reunion event in almost three years at ...More..

Ex-NATO chief Solana denied entry to USA for visiting Iran
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Ex-NATO chief Solana denied entry to USA for visiting Iran

The Spanish citizen's application for an Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) was denied, and he must now go through the application process for a full visa, which is a more expensive and lengthy p...More..

No hearings for those who 'invade' the country, Trump says
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

No hearings for those who 'invade' the country, Trump says

Meanwhile, Trump administration officials insist the U.S. government knows the location of all children in its custody after separating them from their families at the border and is working to reunite them. "Th...More..

US prosecutors cancel meeting with Stormy Daniels: Michael Avenatti
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

US prosecutors cancel meeting with Stormy Daniels: Michael Avenatti

He also informed the feds that he'd be " more than happy to meet at an alternative location if you are that concerned about the press". A meeting between adult film actress Stormy Daniels and federal prose...More..