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Australia's Justine Damond 'Did Not Have To Die', Minneapolis Police Chief Says

Australia's Justine Damond 'Did Not Have To Die', Minneapolis Police Chief Says

Friday's press conference was Chief Harteau's first public appearance since the shooting four days ago and she faced criticism for continuing to enjoy a holiday as the crisis unfolded. "I would prefer Officer Noor would speak, whether it be to our internal process or the BCA ", Harteau said. That wasn't enough for some City Council members.


IMF Approves Loan to Greece, but No Funds Released

IMF Approves Loan to Greece, but No Funds Released

Greek banks will need to undertake another asset quality review and stress test to ensure they are adequately capitalized before the end of the program, Lagarde said. Germany had refused to consider more debt relief unless the International Monetary Fund participated in a loan program, creating an impasse that endured many months.


Spicer resigns, Huckabee Sanders new press secretary

Spicer resigns, Huckabee Sanders new press secretary

Scaramucci is the third person to be offered the White House communications director job since Trump was elected. As White House press secretary, Spicer often found himself responding to situations that made him ripe for criticism. And finally, some just said what we were all thinking: The real loss the American people have suffered today is that McCarthy will most likely not return to SNL , not that Spicer has moved on.


United States sailors likely at fault in cargo-ship collision

United States sailors likely at fault in cargo-ship collision

According to two defense officials who spoke with CNN , the crew aboard the USS Fitzgerald made numerous abysmal mistakes which led to the collision with the ACX Crystal in an area known for commercial shipping. The Navy issued a statement from Rear Admiral Dawn Cutler, US Navy chief of information, responding to CNN's reporting on Friday: "We are in the early stages of the investigation process to develop a comprehensive picture of what caused the collision and do not have any definitive ...


Is abortion law constitutional?

Is abortion law constitutional?

Texas Republicans have been undeterred in pursuing new rules on abortion despite losing at the Supreme Court a year ago. The Texas Observer reports that on Thursday, a bill filed during the session, House Bill 86, would strip the medical licenses of doctors who performed abortions.


Is Hollywood Scared of Vladimir Putin?

Is Hollywood Scared of Vladimir Putin?

However, in all instances where we saw or heard Trump speaking to Putin, it seemed as though it was very friendly in nature. Trump and Putin met for the first time as leaders during this month's G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany. "If the perception of you is that you're colluding with Russia, just don't have a private conversation with the President of Russia", Noah said. TASS reported that the men discussed the adoption of Russian children by USA citizens.