Archive for September, 2017

San Juan Mayor Responds To Trump's Attacks: 'I Was Asking For Help'

September 30th, 2017

San Juan Mayor Responds To Trump's Attacks: 'I Was Asking For Help'

President Donald Trump has hit back at San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz’s claims that the federal government isn’t doing enough to support Puerto Ricans in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.

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Melania Trump fires back at Mass. librarian who rejected her donated books

September 30th, 2017

Melania Trump fires back at Mass. librarian who rejected her donated books

First lady Melania Trump slammed on Friday the Massachusetts elementary school librarian who rejected her donation of children’s books.

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Trump attacks Puerto Rican mayor for 'nasty' comments amid island's crisis

September 30th, 2017

Trump attacks Puerto Rican mayor for 'nasty' comments amid island's crisis

President Trump turned his Twitter to San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, attacking her for critical comments as Puerto Rico reels from Hurricane Maria.

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Climber Falls From Cathedral Spire, Marking Third Incident In Yosemite This Week

September 30th, 2017

Climber Falls From Cathedral Spire, Marking Third Incident In Yosemite This Week

A climber fell from Higher Cathedral Spiral in Yosemite Valley on Friday, marking the third accident in the national park in three days, KRON4 in San Francisco reported.

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White House Says Its Stance On Flag & Anthem Issue Is 'Pretty Black And White'

September 30th, 2017

White House Says Its Stance On Flag & Anthem Issue Is 'Pretty Black And White'

Well, give Sarah Huckabee Sanders points for honesty ― even if that was the last thing she intended. On Thursday, the White House press secretary reiterated the Trump administration’s stance on whether sports stars should be allowed to protest during the national anthem. After all, the reason Colin Kaepernick began kneeling during the anthem in the first place was to protest police brutality and systemic racism against people of color.

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Air Force Academy head to cadets: 'If you can't treat someone with dignity and respect, then get out'

September 30th, 2017

Air Force Academy head to cadets: 'If you can't treat someone with dignity and respect, then get out'

Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria told his cadets they “should be outraged, not only as an airman, but as a human being” over racial slurs found on Air Force message boards.

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'Hatchet Man' Suspect Could Have Ties To Murder Of Teen Hikers, Police Say

September 30th, 2017

'Hatchet Man' Suspect Could Have Ties To Murder Of Teen Hikers, Police Say

A sex offender suspected of threatening several people with a weapon in Colorado may have ties to the unsolved murders of two teen hikers in Indiana, authorities said.

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The 'Meghan Markle effect' is real and retailers can't get enough

September 30th, 2017

The 'Meghan Markle effect' is real and retailers can't get enough

If you were hoping to buy everything Meghan Markle was wearing at the Invictus Games you are a little too late!

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Crowds jam Puerto Rico dock hoping for place on cruise ship

September 30th, 2017

Crowds jam Puerto Rico dock hoping for place on cruise ship

Crowds jam Puerto Rico dock hoping for place on cruise shipSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Crowds jammed the cruise ship dock of San Juan on Thursday desperately hoping to get on board the Royal Caribbean cruise ship the Adventure of the Seas, which was sent to help evacuate people struggling to find a way off Puerto Rico following the destruction of Hurricane Maria.

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Ryan Zinke Calls Private Plane Controversy 'A Little BS'

September 30th, 2017

Ryan Zinke Calls Private Plane Controversy 'A Little BS'

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Friday characterized the controversy surrounding his use of private planes as “a little BS.”

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