US warplane downs Syrian army jet in Raqqa province – Reuters

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Reuters US warplane downs Syrian army jet in Raqqa provinceReutersFILE PHOTO: Two U.S. Marine Corps F-18 Super Hornets depart after receiving fuel from a 908th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron KC-10 Extender during a flight in support of Operation Inherent Resolve May 31, 2017. U.S. Air Force/Staff Sgt. Michael …US Fighter Jet Shoots Down Syrian WarplaneNew York […]

The Latest: Germany's Merkel celebrates Macron win in France – Washington Post

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Washington Post The Latest: Germany's Merkel celebrates Macron win in FranceWashington PostPARIS — The Latest on France's parliamentary elections (all times local):. 11:25 p.m.. Chancellor Angela Merkel is pleased about the resounding victory by French President Emmanuel Macron's new party in the French parliamentary election. business. false.The Latest: Official: Parliament Majority for Macron's PartyU.S. News […]

Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria, targets ISIS – CNN

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The Globe and Mail Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria, targets ISISCNN(CNN) Iran's military announced on Sunday that it launched several missiles into Syria, targeting Islamic State fighters in retaliation for the attacks in Tehran on June 7. The missile strikes, which occurred on Saturday, are the first reported ground …Navy jet shoots down Syrian […]

The Latest: EU offers aid, aircraft to fight Portugal fires – Washington Post

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Washington Post The Latest: EU offers aid, aircraft to fight Portugal firesWashington PostLISBON, Portugal — The Latest on Portugal forest fires (all times local):. 10:25 a.m.. The European Union has activated its civil protection efforts to help Portugal fight forest fires that have killed at least 43 people. The EU Commissioner for …Portugal forest fires […]

'Traumatic' collision that killed sailors almost sank destroyer, Navy says – Washington Post

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Washington Post 'Traumatic' collision that killed sailors almost sank destroyer, Navy saysWashington PostYOKOSUKA, Japan — A U.S. Navy destroyer came close to sinking after a “traumatic” collision off the coast of Japan, the commander of the Seventh Fleet said Sunday, after the bodies of the missing sailors were found in the berthing compartments of the …Missing […]

Rescuers Search for 7 Sailors as Damaged US Destroyer Reaches Port – New York Times

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New York Times Rescuers Search for 7 Sailors as Damaged US Destroyer Reaches PortNew York TimesThe USS Fitzgerald returned to Yokosuka Naval Base with the help of tugboats after its collision with the container ship ACX Crystal off the coast of Yokosuka, Japan. Credit Franck Robichon/European Pressphoto Agency. TOKYO — Hours after an American …US and […]

Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Case Ends in a Mistrial – New York Times

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New York Times Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Case Ends in a MistrialNew York TimesBill Cosby, center, stands with his spokesman Andrew Wyatt, left, outside of the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. Credit Lucas Jackson/Reuters. The judge in the sexual assault trial of Bill Cosby declared a mistrial Saturday after jurors …Bill Cosby Mistrial: Hollywood Reporter […]

On Father's Day weekend, Trump makes his inaugural visit to Camp David – Washington Post

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Washington Post On Father's Day weekend, Trump makes his inaugural visit to Camp DavidWashington PostThis weekend, the Trump family is trading ritzy for rustic. Instead of heading to one of his plush properties, President Trump boarded Marine One late Saturday morning en route to Camp David, the secluded government-owned retreat in Maryland's Catoctin …Trump makes first […]

Trump allies hit Mueller on relationship with Comey – The Hill

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The Hill Trump allies hit Mueller on relationship with ComeyThe HillPresident Trump's legal team is zeroing-in on the relationship between former FBI directors Robert Mueller and James Comey to argue that their long professional partnership represents a conflict of interest that compromises Mueller's integrity as …Trump Attacks Rosenstein in Latest Rebuke of Justice DepartmentNew York […]

US sailors missing after Navy destroyer collision off Japan – CNN

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CNN US sailors missing after Navy destroyer collision off JapanCNNTokyo (CNN) Seven US sailors are missing and the commanding officer of a US destroyer is among the injured after the warship collided with a merchant ship off the coast of Japan, the US Navy said. The guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald suffered …The Latest: Japan coast guard […]

Amazon's Massive $13.7B Whole Foods Bid Leaves Rivals Quaking, Expect More M&A – Forbes

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Forbes Amazon's Massive $13.7B Whole Foods Bid Leaves Rivals Quaking, Expect More M&AForbesNews of Amazon's huge $13.7 billion (bn) takeover bid for Whole Foods Market represents the largest US grocery deal over past decade and is leaving rivals in the retail sector quaking. It's a big play by the retail behemoth in the US and […]

Minn. officer acquitted of manslaughter for shooting Philando Castile during traffic stop – Washington Post

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Washington Post Minn. officer acquitted of manslaughter for shooting Philando Castile during traffic stopWashington PostThe Minnesota police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile during a traffic stop was acquitted on all charges by a jury Friday, a decision that came nearly a year after the encounter was partially streamed online before a rapt nation in […]

EXCLUSIVE: Trump officials considered 'ultimatum' to Cuba – The Hill

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The Hill EXCLUSIVE: Trump officials considered 'ultimatum' to CubaThe HillThe Trump administration considered severing diplomatic relations with Cuba before deciding on narrower changes to former President Barack Obama · Barack ObamaEXCLUSIVE: Trump officials considered 'ultimatum' to Cuba Cuban ambassador to US …Travel Industry Scrambles After New Cuba RestrictionsNew York TimesIn announcing Cuba crackdown, Trump returns to […]

With shift on Cuba, Trump could undercut his company's hotel-industry rivals – Washington Post

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Washington Post With shift on Cuba, Trump could undercut his company's hotel-industry rivalsWashington PostBy rolling back Obama-era policies that allowed more private business investment in Cuba, President Trump would be leveraging the power of his office, like others who came before him, to shift Washington's approach to the communist island. But as the …President Trump set […]

Calling Inquiry Unfair, Trump Asks: What About Clinton's Russia Ties? – New York Times

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New York Times Calling Inquiry Unfair, Trump Asks: What About Clinton's Russia Ties?New York TimesPresident Trump after visiting Representative Steve Scalise at a Washington hospital on Wednesday. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — President Trump complained on Thursday about the unfairness of the Russia investigation, …Trump keeps creating his own personal hellWashington PostTrump lashes […]

Doctors: Ex-North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier has severe brain injury – CNN

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CNN Doctors: Ex-North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier has severe brain injuryCNN(CNN) Doctors caring for released North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier said he has not spoken or moved on his own since he arrived in the United States on Tuesday. They described his condition as "unresponsive wakefulness," also known as persistent …Otto Warmbier has extensive loss of […]