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April 5, 2017

ISIS: Trump an ‘ugly idiot’

President Donald Trump as an “ugly idiot” and chortled that America is “drowning.” ISIS is slamming U.S. ISIS kills fleeing jihadi man’s baby The government fears that terror group al-Shabab is behind the blast. A colossal car bomb at a Mogadishu cafe killed seven people. Cops killed three of the …

Troopers describe chaos after sniper targeted barracks

Prosecutors played a radio transmission in which Douglass can be heard breathing heavily and cursing, requesting a drink and asking when an ambulance would arrive. (Butch Comegys/The Times & Tribune via AP, File) 5, 2015, file photo, Eric Frein is led away by Pennsylvania State Police troopers at the Pike …

‘Sounded like a shootout’: Fighter jet crashes near DC

The house shook so bad. Then we heard a boom,” he said. “We could feel it. Crystal Hollingsworth lives nearby and said she heard a “huge crash” followed by the sound of “live rounds.” “I simply was complying with the request from the military,” he said. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) …

Donald Trump removes Steve Bannon from National Security Council

The senior White House official was not authorized to discuss changes that have not been formally announced and spoke on condition of anonymity. WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump has removed chief strategist Steve Bannon from the National Security Council, reversing an earlier, controversial decision to give Bannon access to …

Kansas high school principal resigns after student journalists investigate her credentials: ‘Things just didn’t quite add up’

Print this story While the high school junior was leaving track practice Tuesday night, he learned in a group message with his newspaper staff that Todd Wallack, a reporter for the Boston Globe’s Spotlight Team, had tweeted the students’ story, saying: "Great investigative work by high school journalists." Balthazor sat …

Syria chemical attack death toll rises; new airstrikes hit

Suspected Syria gas attack kills dozens, including children A Russian Defence Ministry statement later said the toxic agents were released when a Syrian airstrike hit a rebel arsenal. The Damascus and Moscow governments denied they were behind the attack. BEIRUT — The death toll from a suspected chemical attack on …

Shoplifter trapped after store closing called 911: Cops

Print this story The Ravenna (rah-VEHN’-uh) woman has pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanour theft charge. Court records listed no attorney for her. Surveillance video from inside the store. Police say officers already were heading to the store when she called 911 because she set off alarms. Brimfield Township police …