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War crimes trial set for US Navy SEAL in ISIL prisoner's murder

4 monthes ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Edward Gallagher has pleaded not guilty to premeditated murder in the stabbing death of a wounded ISIL prisoner.
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Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher To Begin War Crimes Trial

Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher To Begin War Crimes Trial

4 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Trump is considering pardoning Gallagher, who faces trial for murdering an Islamic State prisoner in his care and attempting to murder civilians.
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War crimes trial to start for Navy SEAL accused of killing wounded ISIL fighter, shooting civilians

4 monthes ago   |   By National Post

SAN DIEGO - Jury selection was set to begin on Monday in the trial of a U.S. Navy SEAL platoon leader court-martialed on charges of murdering a wounded Iraqi prisoner and shooting unarmed civilians, a war crimes case that has drawn the attention of U.S. President Donald Trump.
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U.K. Parliament Votes To Delay Vote On Johnson's Breakthrough Brexit Plan

U.K. Parliament Votes To Delay Vote On Johnson's Breakthrough Brexit Plan

The Letwin Amendment, approved 322 to 306 on Saturday, will force British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to request an extension to the Oct. 31 no-deal deadline. Read more ...

Justin Amash Claims 'Hillary Clinton Is A Donald Trump Asset'

Justin Amash Claims 'Hillary Clinton Is A Donald Trump Asset'

The Michigan congressman rebuked Clinton's suggestion that Tulsi Gabbard is a Russian asset, warning it helps Trump. Read more ...

How Bernie Sanders' heart attack helped convince Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to...

How Bernie Sanders' heart attack helped convince Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to publicly endorse him, after months of indecision

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders ' presidential campaign as he was hospitalized in Nevada following a heart attack. But the freshman congresswoman was... Read more ...

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

President Donald Trump said today he will nominate Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette to replace Rick Perry in the agency's top job. “I am pleased to nominate Deputy... Read more ...

State Dept. finds no ‘systemic' classified violation in Hillary Clinton...

State Dept. finds no ‘systemic' classified violation in Hillary Clinton private-server emails

A State Department investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email account found no widespread effort by her aides or other staffers to mishandle... Read more ...

Stephanie Grisham: Mick Mulvaney 'Did A Great Job' At Disastrous Press Briefing

Stephanie Grisham: Mick Mulvaney 'Did A Great Job' At Disastrous Press Briefing

That was the briefing in which Trump's chief of staff admitted there was a quid pro quo with Ukraine. Read more ...

Supreme Court Steps Into Case Over Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Supreme Court Steps Into Case Over Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

The CFPB, a federal consumer finance watchdog agency, was created as part of the Dodd-Frank legislation in response to the financial crisis. Read more ...

Supreme Court to review challenge to consumer bureau structure

Supreme Court to review challenge to consumer bureau structure

The Supreme Court has agreed to review a challenge to the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's leadership structure, a case that could result in the... Read more ...

Pete Buttigieg To Attend Fundraiser With Man Who Tried Covering Up Laquan...

Pete Buttigieg To Attend Fundraiser With Man Who Tried Covering Up Laquan McDonald's Murder

A former Chicago city attorney who tried to block video of the police shooting will co-host the event. Read more ...

Mulvaney pours gasoline on the impeachment fire

Mulvaney pours gasoline on the impeachment fire

QUID PRO SO WHAT? - Mick Mulvaney just handed impeachment investigators a gift. The acting White House chief of staff told reporters during a rare press briefing on Thursday... Read more ...