Trump is forming a close relationship with Lockheed’s CEO. [Link]
The Chicago police department carried out more than 11,000 search warrants over five years. The police frequently went to the wrong home, and raids ended up with guns pointed in the faces of innocent children. [Link]
Trump said he had had positive correspondence with North Korea. [Link]
The South Korean and Japanese trade relationship is starting to fracture over WWII-era war restitution. [Link]
A US court indicts a Chinses company and four executives for violating US sanctions on North Korea. [Link]
The US sanctions a Chinese energy company for violating US oil sanctions on Iran. [Link]
Trump meets with Pakistani Prime Minister Khan on ending the Afghan War. [Link]
Afghan forces kill seven civilians, including children. [Link]
The US claims to have shot down a second Iranian drone in the Persian Gulf. [Link]
At least 32 killed by airstrikes in Idlib, Syria. [Link]
Islamists in the Congo Ebola zone killed twelve people. [Link]
A South Sudanese rebel group claim to kill eight soldiers. [Link]
US News Jeffery Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell has been arrested in New Hampshire by the FBI on charges related to the dead sex trafficker. [Link] Large US corporations are threatening to pull ads from Facebook in an effort to get the social network to censor...
US News Seattle’s mayor ordered the police to clear the CHAZ. [Link] Minneapolis’ city council has spent $63,000 of taxpayer money to hire private security for themselves. [Link] A family had to demolish their home after a SWAT team destroyed it trying to remove a...
US News The Supreme Court ruled against a strict Louisiana abortion law. Chief Justice John Roberts joined the liberal members in a 5-4 decision. [Link] The Colorado police officers that killed Elijah McClain were placed on paid leave after photos surfaced showing...
US News Reddit purged several subreddits, including a pro-Trump forum. [Link] Twitch suspends Trump’s account. [Link] Secretary of State Pompeo announces the US will stop exporting some “dual-use” items to Hong Kong because of his view that Hong Kong is not...
US News Boston bans the use of facial recognition. [Link] Eight of the Minneapolis police officers to be fired since 2006, six have gotten their jobs reinstated after intervention from the police union. [Link] Senator Rand Paul is leading an effort to restrict police...
US News Three North Carolina cops were fired after accidentally recording themselves talking about killing black people. [Link] 1.5 million Americans filed for unemployment this week. Over 6 million have filed for unemployment since the start of June. [Link] The Air...