Monthly Archives: June 2018

Donald Trump gets prank call on Air Force One

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Trump spoke to a prank comedian while on board Air Force One US President Donald Trump was fooled by a comedian into taking a prank call while on board Air Force One. Comedian John Melendez posed as Senator Bob Menendez. He says he spoke to the president’s son-in-law Jared Kushner and received a call ...

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U.S. intelligence believes North Korea making more nuclear bomb fuel despite talks: NBC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. intelligence agencies believe North Korea has increased production of fuel for nuclear weapons at multiple secret sites in recent months and may try to hide these while seeking concessions in nuclear talks with the United States, NBC News quoted U.S. officials as saying. North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un listens to U.S. President Donald Trump as ...

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Accused Gunman in Capital Gazette Shooting Left a Trail of Conflicts – New York Times

New York Times Accused Gunman in Capital Gazette Shooting Left a Trail of ConflictsNew York TimesLAUREL, Md. — Before he stormed into a quiet newsroom and unleashed a burst of gunfire that left five people dead, the suspect in the Maryland attack vented his hostility at the world with a barrage of lawsuits, harassment and workplace conflict …Newspaper shooting suspect ...

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Dodgers’ Hernandez to fund house building in Puerto Rico

By Rory Carroll LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Los Angeles Dodgers utility player Enrique Hernandez on Friday said money he raised to help Puerto Rico recover from last year’s deadly Hurricane Maria will be spent in the coming weeks to build more than 100 homes, but more aid is needed. Hernandez and his fiance raised more than $120,000 for aid group ...

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US ambassador to Estonia resigns ‘over Trump comments’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption James D Melville is a career diplomat who has held senior posts in several European countries The US ambassador to Estonia is resigning, reportedly in frustration at remarks made by President Donald Trump about America’s European allies. James D Melville revealed in a Facebook post that Mr Trump’s comments had brought forward his decision ...

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Hundreds gather in Annapolis to remember shooting victims

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (Reuters) – Hundreds of people gathered on Friday evening to remember the five people gunned down at a community newspaper office in Annapolis, Maryland, one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in U.S. history. The vigil came hours after accused gunman Jarrod Ramos was denied bail during a brief hearing in Anne Arundel County criminal court. Ramos, 38, ...

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