A Clinton spokesman declined comment. The White House issued no immediate comment, and Trump aides have said in the past that his tweets “speak for themselves.” The assessment from Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif.: “juvenile.”Back in July, Trump vented his rage against the media by posting someone else’s doctored anti-CNN video that showed Trump pummeling a […]

People’s Daily Online // U.S. aircraft carrier to conduct joint exercise with S.Korean forces in Oct. – According to Seoul’s defense ministry report submitted Monday to the parliamentary defense committee, the South Korean military will take effective measures to counter the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s nuclear and missile threats. As part of the […]

“We are very pleased to announce this agreement with Northrop Grumman. It reflects the tremendous value Orbital ATK has generated for our customers, shareholders and employees. The unique alignment in culture and mission offered by this transaction will allow us to maintain strong operational performance on existing programs while we pursue new opportunities that require […]

The remark by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis marks a departure from the popular argument that there is no viable military option that would not leave thousands of South Koreans and U.S. service members dead. “Yes, there are,” Mattis told reporters at the Pentagon when asked whether there were military options that would not seriously endanger […]

Pompeo is not the first politician to lead the CIA, but his relentless brand of politics and close ties to Trump have led to fears that he cannot remain impartial about the Russia probe. In particular, critics worry that he will inhibit the work of the Agency’s Mission Center for Counterintelligence, which may possess damaging […]

Here is “Shielded by Sovereignty: The Impact for Patentees of Covidien v. University of Florida Research Foundation” by Matt Rizzolo, Samuel L Brenner, Andrew J Sutton, and Michael Gershoni. via New Scholarship on Sovereign Immunity from Patent Claims — Turtle Talk

At least one other nation, France, has tested embassy staff for potential sonic-induced injuries, the AP has learned. But several U.S. officials say there are real reasons to question whether Cuba perpetrated a clandestine campaign of aggression. The officials weren’t authorized to discuss the ongoing investigation and demanded anonymity. When the U.S. has accused Cuba […]

smh.com.au – Nick O’Malley //  In 2010, when many American conservatives were calling for Assange’s execution, he had launched himself as a global force by publishing the terrible gunsight footage of a 2007 US Apache helicopter attack on a handful of innocent men in Baghdad, including a Reuters journalist and his driver. The video, and the […]

Despite Christopher Harper-Mercer’s long history of struggles with serious, sometimes debilitating, mental health problems, nothing in state and federal law prohibited the troubled man from buying a gun. Source: oregonlive.com // UCC shooting: New gun law may have applied to deeply troubled shooter

“Working with US law enforcement, we caused this server to be shut down on the 15th of September before any known harm was done. It would have been an impediment to the law enforcement agency’s investigation to have gone public with this before the server was disabled and we completed our initial assessment,” it added. […]

September 12, 2017 · 12:30 PM EDT By Halima Kazem-Stojanovic How Lesbos residents drove the far-right Golden Dawn party off the island | Public Radio International – “It is very important to take part in protests against Golden Dawn because it is a fascist and racist party. It is very important that they cannot scare […]

Here is “Shielded by Sovereignty: The Impact for Patentees of Covidien v. University of Florida Research Foundation” by Matt Rizzolo, Samuel L Brenner, Andrew J Sutton, and Michael Gershoni. via New Scholarship on Sovereign Immunity from Patent Claims — Turtle Talk

North Korea threatens to reduce the U.S. to ‘ashes and darkness’ – MarketWatch – The committee’s explicit threat to Japan comes after North Korea last month launched a ballistic missile over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido. “Japan is no longer needed to exist near us,” the committee said. “The four islands of the archipelago […]

At least one other nation, France, has tested embassy staff for potential sonic-induced injuries, the AP has learned. But several U.S. officials say there are real reasons to question whether Cuba perpetrated a clandestine campaign of aggression. The officials weren’t authorized to discuss the ongoing investigation and demanded anonymity. When the U.S. has accused Cuba […]

After the picture got some attention, Denamur was approached by two students on Wednesday about why she raised the sweatshirt as an issue. That confrontation led to all three students being taken into the principal’s office for a discussion Wednesday morning. “The student that expressed concern previously, it is our understanding satisfied with the communication […]

Assange’s public support among the left collapsed last year when he launched a determined and prolonged assault on Hillary Clinton, whom he saw as a personal threat and as emblematic of a US empire that he loathes. While espousing a philosophy of “radical transparency” in the interests of true democracy, Assange’s leaks against Clinton were […]

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