As Trump hedges, U.S. military officers condemn Charlottesville rally with clarity
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:46:44 -0400
Senior officers in the U.S. Armed Forces have denounced the white nationalists who organized a violent rally last weekend in Charlottesville, Va.
Could Trump's Comments Lead To a GOP Presidential Primary?
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:21:32 -0400
Trump's media availability drew intense criticism from the right. Former GOP Rep. David Jolly says today may be the start of a primary movement to replace Trump. He joins O'Donnell and Jarvis DeBerry to discuss Trump's long pattern of bigoted behavior.
North Carolina woman confronts man flying Nazi flag at his home
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:06:15 -0400
A North Carolina woman who confronted a man flying a Nazi flag outside his home says she felt the need to stand up to his show of hate in the wake of violence that erupted during a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend.
KKK Members Convicted In Plot To Kill Black Inmate While Working As Prison Guards
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:20:13 -0400
Two former Florida prison guards who were members of the Ku Klux Klan have been convicted of plotting to murder a black inmate after his release.
U.S. court rules Arkansas can block Planned Parenthood funding
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:41:53 -0400
A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday reversed a ruling that prevented Arkansas from cutting off Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood following the release of controversial videos secretly recorded by an anti-abortion group. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis reversed a ruling forbidding Arkansas from carrying through with Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson's directive to suspend Medicaid reimbursements to a Planned Parenthood affiliate.
Nigeria suicide bombers kill 28, wound 82
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:10:42 -0400
Three women suicide bombers blew themselves up at the entrance to a camp for displaced people in northeast Nigeria on Tuesday, killing 28 people and wounding 82, local sources said. The attack -- the latest in a string of assaults in the troubled region -- took place in the town of Mandarari, 25 kilometres (15 miles) from Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state, said Baba Kura, a member of a vigilante force set up to fight jihadists. "Three female bombers triggered their explosive outside of the IDP (internally displaced persons) camp... killing 28 people and wounding 82 others," Kura said.
Utah Blogger's Missing Husband Found Dead
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:18:22 -0400
Paul Swenson, 30, disappeared in late July after acting strangely for days, his family said.
Baltimore Quietly Removed All 4 Of Its Confederate Statues Overnight
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:48:00 -0400
All four of Baltimore’s Confederate statues were removed overnight, just days after a white nationalist rally erupted into chaos and violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Has Natalee Holloway's Body Been Found? Remains Reportedly Discovered in Search for Missing Teen
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:17:00 -0400
The Alabama teen vanished during a school trip in 2005.
After Charlottesville, both Bush presidents denounce ‘hatred in all forms’
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:49:10 -0400
Former President George H.W. Bush and former President George W. Bush, in a rare joint statement, declared Wednesday that Americans must reject “hatred in all its forms” in the aftermath of the white supremacist and neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville.