Texas is seeking the death penalty against a man who killed someone breaking into his home. The intruder was a SWAT team member in a no-knock raid. The police only found a glass pipe and grinder. [Link]
The Navy awards General Dynamics with three-quarters of a billion-dollar contract to supply the ground systems for the Navy’s satellite communications. [Link]
Trump says Russia wants to make an agreement on arms control and nuclear. Trump suggested bringing China into the deal. [Link]
A senior State Department official says Russia is in compliance with the NEW START Treaty. [Link]
The French president says Turkey is working with ISIS proxies. [Link]
Trump and Marcon spar at the NATO conference. Trump suggests sending captured ISIS fighters back to Franch. [Link]
At the NATO conference, Trump said member states that do not hit the defense spending target should possibly not be entitled to the collective defense of NATO. [Link]
NATO names China as a new target, alongside Russia. [Link]
A German court reverses a de facto ban on selling armored vehicles to Saudi Arabia. [Link]
Singapore is attempting to enforce a fake news law. It claims a blog posted fake information on Facebook. Singapore first pushed the author to publish a correction. He refused and is not under investigation. Singapore then asked Facebook to post a correction. Facebook has not responded. [Link]
A UN report estimates the Israeli occupation of Palestine has cost the Palestinian economy $48 billion from 2000-2017. [Link]
The US representative to the OPCW accuses Russia of trying to cover up Syrian chemical weapons use. [Link]
The UAE says it hops Syria stabilizes under Assad. [Link]
Heavy clashes in Idlib Syria have killed 96 people over two days. [Link]
Rockets hit a base in western Iraq that houses US troops. [Link]
20 African migrants were killed traveling through Yemen to Saudi Arabia. Reports say an airstrike may have killed them. [Link]
The Red Cross says Saudi Arabia has released 128 Houthi prisoners of war. Saudi claims to have released 200 prisoners. [Link]
The Houthi claim to have shot down a Saudi helicopter. [Link]
US News LA’s mayor says the city will cut power and sewer services to family homes where lockdowns are violated. [Link] Trump’s Operation Legend is expanding its deployment of federal police to St. Louis and Memphis. [Link] Foreign Policy Trump’s Envoy to Iran, Brian...
2020 Joe Biden calls for more funding for police. [Link] Susan Rice is emerging as a top choice for Biden's vice president. [Link] Iowa restores voting rights to felons who have completed their sentence. [Link] US News Senator Rand Paul introduces a bill that will...
US News Border Patrol raided an aid camp for migrants in the Arizona desert run by No More Deaths. Thirty illegal immigrants were arrested. The group believes the aid camp was targeted because No More Deaths published negative information about Border Patrol. [Link]...
US News Trump sets a September 15th deadline for a US company to acquire TikTok or the platform will be banned in the US. Trump added that the company that buys TikTok should pay the US Treasury for facilitating the deal. [Link] Homeland Security seized $2 billion...
US News On Friday, the Trump administration signaled TikTok would be banned. However, Microsoft is in plans to buy the US version of TikTok. Facebook is set to launch its own version of TikTok. [Link] Trump tweets Homeland Security will not leave Portland until local...
US News Trump tweets that universal mail-in voting will create mass voter fraud. He added, "Delay the Election until people can properly, securely and safely vote???" [Link] Twitter says the Bitcoin scam hack was carried out after a spear-phishing attack against...