Civilian Causalities

Pete Buttigieg slams President Trump for possible war crime pardons

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg blasted President Trump on Friday for saying he is considering pardons for American soldiers accused of war crimes. Trump told reporters on...
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Colombia Will Review Military Orders Amid Human Rights Fears

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

After senior officers raised concerns that the military may be committing abuses, a commission will review all orders, the president said.
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What Message Is Trump Sending to Soldiers?

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

Having experienced combat, we know pardons for war crimes would be a disservice to our military and undermine our moral standing in the world.
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Trump considers pardons for soldiers accused of war crimes

8 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Friday that he has been considering pardons for several American military members accused of war crimes, including headline-grabbing...
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Trump is going around Congress to sell bombs to Saudi Arabia, and a top senator warns it's an 'incredibly dangerous precedent'

Trump is going around Congress to sell bombs to Saudi Arabia, and a top senator warns it's an 'incredibly dangerous precedent'

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

President Donald Trump is bypassing Congress to sell $2 billion worth of arms to Saudi Arabia by invoking a loophole in the Arms Control Act. The loophole gives the State...
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Trump considers pardons for soldiers accused of war crimes

10 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is considering pardons for several American military members accused of war crimes. Trump was asked Friday at the White House about reports...
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Agriculture Dept. ends long-standing Forest Service job training program for at-risk youth

Agriculture Dept. ends long-standing Forest Service job training program for at-risk youth

11 hours ago   |   Politico

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has decided to end a U.S. Forest Service work program that trains at-risk youth to be first responders to natural disasters, maintain...
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Trump Administration Plans To Close Job Corps Civilian Conservation Centers

Trump Administration Plans To Close Job Corps Civilian Conservation Centers

12 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

The centers train disadvantaged kids for careers in public land conservation. Nine of 25 centers are on the chopping block.
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Trump Should Not Use Pardons to Dishonor Our Troops and Country

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

Having experienced combat, we know pardons would be a disservice to our military and undermine our moral standing in the world.
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Bombing at Afghan Mosque Kills Popular Religious Scholar

14 hours ago   |   NY Times

The attack, which killed two people in all, mirrored a Taliban strategy of targeting those with religious influence to exert the militant group's power far from the battlefield.
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Federal judge blocks Mississippi's 6-week abortion ban

Federal judge blocks Mississippi's 6-week abortion ban

A federal judge blocked a Mississippi law on Friday that forbids abortion after the detection of a fetal heartbeat, which occurs as early as six weeks into a pregnancy. Read more ...

Doctored videos that make Nancy Pelosi sound drunk viewed millions of times...

Doctored videos that make Nancy Pelosi sound drunk viewed millions of times on social media

The video has been slowed down, which makes her words seem slurred. Read more ...

Missouri governor signs bill criminalizing abortion after 8 weeks

Missouri governor signs bill criminalizing abortion after 8 weeks

The legislation includes an exception for medical emergencies but not for cases of rape and incest. Read more ...

Trump says sending 1500 troops to Middle East for ‘mostly protective' purposes

Trump says sending 1500 troops to Middle East for ‘mostly protective' purposes

President Donald Trump has approved a deployment of 1,500 troops to the Middle East, apparently meant to deter what Washington calls an ongoing threat to US interests from Iran. Read more ...

Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Reverse Protections For Transgender...

Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Reverse Protections For Transgender Patients

A federal agency issued a proposed rule Friday that rolls back Obama-era protections for transgender patients. Advocates for transgender people say the rule leaves them... Read more ...

Vacationers warned about tiny 'clinging jellyfish' that carry paralysis toxins

Vacationers warned about tiny 'clinging jellyfish' that carry paralysis toxins

Wildlife officials are warning anyone headed to New Jersey about an invasive species of jellyfish in the water. Read more ...

Judge partially blocks Trump border wall plan

Judge partially blocks Trump border wall plan

A federal judge has partially blocked President Donald Trump's plan to fund construction of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. The preliminary injunction issued Friday blocks... Read more ...

Disgraced Baylor coach Art Briles hired by Texas high school

Disgraced Baylor coach Art Briles hired by Texas high school

Art Briles' next gig will be coaching high schoolers. The disgraced former Baylor football coach landed a job as a head coach at Mount Vernon High School in Texas, the school... Read more ...

Serial swindler arrested after stealing $80,000 from woman he recently met...

Serial swindler arrested after stealing $80,000 from woman he recently met online, police say

He took the woman out on a date the same day they met, and the two agreed to get married within a week of meeting, authorities said. Read more ...

Rosario, Homer-Happy Twins Romp Past White Sox 11-4

Rosario, Homer-Happy Twins Romp Past White Sox 11-4

MINNEAPOLIS - Eddie Rosario went 4 for 5 with three RBIs and one of Minnesota's three home runs in another power-packed romp by the major league-leading Twins, who beat the... Read more ...