Ban duck boat tours, says former NTSB chairman after fatal Branson sinking – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Ban duck boat tours, says former NTSB chairman after fatal Branson sinkingUSA TODAYAmphibious duck tours like the one that killed 17 people in Branson, Missouri, last week should be banned, the former head of the National Transportation Safety Board said Sunday. Former NTSB chairman Jim Hall, who served under President Bill Clinton, …Federal Officials Read More …

Officials' Stark Warnings on Russia Diverge From White House View – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Officials' Stark Warnings on Russia Diverge From White House ViewWall Street JournalASPEN, Colo.—Stern warnings about Russian meddling in U.S. elections that were issued by top U.S. law-enforcement and intelligence officials at a policy conference here differed so sharply from the White House's tamer statements that veteran security …Gowdy: Trump advisers should consider quitting Read More …

'This is not the only tape': Michael Avenatti says there are more secret recordings of Trump – Washington Post

Washington Post 'This is not the only tape': Michael Avenatti says there are more secret recordings of TrumpWashington PostMichael Avenatti has a warning for President Trump: More tapes are out there. At a roundtable Sunday on ABC News, the lawyer for adult-film star Stormy Daniels said that the secret recording of Trump that was revealed Read More …

Jordan takes in Syrian 'White Helmets' evacuated with Israeli help – Reuters

Reuters Jordan takes in Syrian 'White Helmets' evacuated with Israeli helpReutersJERUSALEM/AMMAN (Reuters) – Jordan said on Sunday 800 people including members of Syria's “White Helmets” civil defense group had been evacuated from southwest Syria where Damascus' forces are advancing against rebels, with Israeli officials …Israel rescues Syrian volunteers stranded in border areaABC NewsSyria conflict: Israel evacuates Read More …

Silver Lake Trader Joe's hostage situation: 1 dead, suspect in custody – KABC-TV

KABC-TV Silver Lake Trader Joe's hostage situation: 1 dead, suspect in custodyKABC-TVA store manager is dead following a hostage situation involving an armed man who held dozens of people hostage inside a Trader Joe's in Silver Lake on Saturday. The suspect is in custody after surrendering to police in the hours-long barricade.One dead after standoff Read More …

Trump finds it 'inconceivable' lawyer would tape a client – Washington Post

Washington Post Trump finds it 'inconceivable' lawyer would tape a clientWashington PostBRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Donald Trump said Saturday he finds it “inconceivable” that a lawyer would tape a client, as the president weighed in after the disclosure that in the weeks before the 2016 election, his then-personal attorney secretly recorded …Trump Signals Consequences for Michael Read More …

Attorney For Maria Butina Says 'Whole Story' Is Still Not Known About His Client – NPR

NPR Attorney For Maria Butina Says 'Whole Story' Is Still Not Known About His ClientNPRSitting in an orange jumpsuit in a Washington courtroom this week, Maria Butina was either an agent of the Russian government, as federal prosecutors allege, or a just an international graduate student targeted for her nationality, as her defense contends.Russia calls Read More …

Historic plane crashes at Texas airport; 13 passengers onboard survive – Fox News

Fox News Historic plane crashes at Texas airport; 13 passengers onboard surviveFox NewsA historic C-47 twin-engine prop plane crashed at the Burnet Municipal Airport in Texas on Saturday; all 13 passengers onboard survived, officials said. The Burnet County Sheriff's Office said the C-47 "Bluebonnet Belle" was trying to takeoff when it …All 13 Passengers Survive Read More …