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Four Americans Killed In Plane Crash Off Honduras Coast

Four Americans and one Canadian died in a plane crash off the coast of Honduras on Saturday. The U.S. State Department said four people who died in the crash were U.S. citizens and the U.S. embassy in Honduras’ capital city of Tegucigalpa were providing assistance. The identities of the U.S. victims weren’t immediately released. Global Affairs Canada confirmed a Canadian citizen also died.. ...Read Full Story

Four Americans Killed In Plane Crash Off Honduras Coast

Four Americans and one Canadian died in a plane crash off the coast of Honduras on Saturday. The U.S. State Department said four people who died in the crash were U.S. citizens and the U.S. embassy in Honduras’ capital city of Tegucigalpa were providing assistance. The identities of the U.S. victims weren’t immediately released. Global Affairs Canada confirmed a Canadian citizen also died.. ...Read Full Story

Alabama Lawmakers Pass Strict Abortion Bill Challenging Roe v. Wade

The Alabama State Senate approved a bill essentially banning abortion in the state, challenging more than 40 years of federal abortion protection under Roe v. Wade. The bill would make it a felony for a doctor to perform or attempt an abortion during any stage of pregnancy. The House approved a version of the bill that had an exception for the mother’s health, passing 74-3, then a Senate committee added an exception for rape and incest. Republicans in the Senate, however, suddenly removed the rape and incest exemptions last week.. ...Read Full Story

Prince Harry And Duchess Meghan Introduce Their New Son: Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor

On Wednesday, Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, introduced their son to the media in a photo opportunity at Windsor Castle.  Later on Wednesday, the couple posted on their official Instagram page a black and white photo showing Queen Elizabeth II meeting her new grandson. The monarch was flanked by her husband Prince Philip, her grandson Prince Harry, and by Meghan’s side stood her mother, Doria Ragland. The baby’s name was revealed, as well: Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. ...Read Full Story

Dow Closes Down Nearly 500 Points As China-U.S. Trade Tensions Continue

On Tuesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ended the day with a loss of 473 points as fears grew that the U.S. and China would not resolve their differences on trade.The Dow hit its lowest level since January, closing at 25,966. At its low of the day, the Dow had plunged by as much as 648 points. The S&P 500 finished the day down 1.7 percent, and the Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 1.9 percent.Tech stocks took the heaviest blows in the war between the world’s two largest economies.. ...Read Full Story

41 People Killed After Plane Goes Up In Flames After Emergency Landing At Moscow Airport

emergency landing while on fire at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport Sunday, turning into a fiery ball as it skidded on the runway, killing 41 people.” data-reactid=”23″ type=”text”>A Russian passenger airliner was forced to make an emergency landing while on fire at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport on Sunday, killing 41 people. Thirty-seven passengers have been confirmed alive, and five people have been hospitalized, according to Aeroflot airlines. Russia’s Investigative Committee has confirmed the death toll and said two children were among those killed.. ...Read Full Story

President Trump Chooses Former Border Patrol Chief As ICE Director

President Donald Trump’s latest choice to lead U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is a former border patrol chief under the Obama administration who has publicly backed the president’s border wall. President Trump tweeted on Sunday that Mark Morgan “will be joining the Trump Administration as the head of our hard working men and women of ICE.”  The President added: “Mark is a true believer and American Patriot. He will do a great job!”. ...Read Full Story

Facebook Bans Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos And Others Over “Hate Speech”

On Thursday, Facebook announced the ban of Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos, Laura Loomer, Paul Joseph Watson, Paul Nehlen, Louis Farrakhan and InfoWars over violations of its policies against “dangerous individuals and organizations.” The ban includes the removal of Pages and Groups representing the users. It also extends to Facebook’s other services and platforms, including Instagram.. ...Read Full Story