Police Officer Shoots a 14 year old boy

Police Officer Shoots a 14 year old boy

‘I think it’s a cap gun,’ the police officer said. He opened fire on an eighth-grader moments later. Lorenzo Clerkley Jr., 14, shows the spot on his hip where he was shot by an Oklahoma City police officer. (Nick Oxford for The Washington Post) By Eli Rosenberg May 7 at 7:00 AM Lorenzo Clerkley Jr., an eighth-grader from Oklahoma, did not know he had been shot […]

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President Trump made 8,158 false or misleading claims in his first two years

President Trump made 8,158 false or misleading claims in his first two years

By Glenn Kessler , Salvador Rizzo and Meg Kelly January 21 at 3:00 AM Two years after taking the oath of office, President Trump has made 8,158 false or misleading claims, according to The Fact Checker’s database that analyzes, categorizes and tracks every suspect statement uttered by the president. That includes an astonishing 6,000-plus such claims in the president’s second year. Put another way: The president averaged nearly […]

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Woodward’s revelations raise disturbing questions about Trump

Woodward’s revelations raise disturbing questions about Trump

Washington (CNN)If Bob Woodward is right, the United States and the world face an imminent, dangerous emergency: There is an “unhinged” “liar,” a “fifth grade” intellect and an aggrieved and abusive “Shakespearean king” raging in the Oval Office. That is the word — rendered by the ultimate Washington insider reporter — of some of Trump’s closest aides who feel they must protect the commander in […]

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Bomb that killed 40 kids in Yemen made in US

Bomb that killed 40 kids in Yemen made in US

(CNN)A Saudi-led Coalition airstrike on a school bus in Yemen that killed dozens of children last month is an “apparent war crime,” Human Rights Watch said in a statement on Sunday. The attack on a bus carrying dozens of schoolboys on a field trip was later revealed by CNN to have been carried out by an American-made bomb sold to Saudi Arabia, raising questions about whether the […]

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A Century of Global Warming, in Just 35 Seconds

A Century of Global Warming, in Just 35 Seconds

A new animation, the “Temperature Circle,” shows every nation on the planet is now in the red By Brian Kahn, Climate Central on August 8, 2017 Credit: Chris Conway Getty Images Last year, there was the temperature spiral. This year, it’s the temperature circle that’s making the trend of global warming crystal clear. A new video shows the rhythm of global warming for countries around the world, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. Bars […]

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Putin Invites Trump to Moscow, 2 Days After White House Postponed Summit Plans

Putin Invites Trump to Moscow, 2 Days After White House Postponed Summit Plans

President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia said on Friday that President Trump “has a wish to have further meetings, to hold further meetings, and I am ready for that.”CreditGulshan Khan/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images By Andrew Higgins MOSCOW — Just two days after the White House postponed plans to have President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia visit Washington in the fall, the Russian leader said […]

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US Intelligence Chief gasps for air

US Intelligence Chief gasps for air

“Say that again…..” Dan Goats suprised by Trump’s plans to re meet Putin     Washington (CNN)Without consulting the White House, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats decided to reassert the intelligence community’s assessment that Moscow interfered in the 2016 election Monday, publicly breaking with President Donald Trump, who earlier had expressed doubts about that finding while standing alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin. Coats faced “a choice” […]

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Trump poltert in England weiter

Trump poltert in England weiter

US-Präsident Trump hat seine harsche Kritik an der Brexit-Strategie der britischen Premierministerin May relativiert. Vor der Abreise aus der erleichterten Hauptstadt räumte Trump bei seiner Pressekonferenz mit May ein paar Scherben beiseite. Dann teilte der US-Präsident gegen Abwesende aus. Von Cathrin Kahlweit, London Der Chefredakteur der größten britischen Boulevardzeitung, Tom Newton Dunn, konnte sein Glück kaum fassen. Zehn Minuten hatte das Weiße Haus der Sun für ein Interview […]

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What happened in the time alone with Putin?

What happened in the time alone with Putin?

By Karen DeYoung and Philip Rucker July 18 at 11:32 PM After his much-publicized two-and-a-quarter-hour meeting early this month with Russian President Vladi­mir Putin at the Group of 20 summit in Germany, President Trump chatted informally with the Russian leader for up to an additional hour later the same day.The second meeting, undisclosed at the time, took place at a dinner for G-20 leaders, a senior administration official said. […]

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Trump faked his “Time” Cover

Trump faked his “Time” Cover

The framed copy of Time magazine was hung up in at least five of President Trump’s clubs, from South Florida to Scotland. Filling the entire cover was a photo of Donald Trump. “Donald Trump: The ‘Apprentice’ is a television smash!” the big headline said. Above the Time nameplate, there was another headline in all caps: “TRUMP IS HITTING ON ALL FRONTS . . . EVEN TV!” This […]

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