The NYPD culture of impunity has allowed a police officer to keep his job for 18 years and receive thousands in raises even though the officer has routinely raped people on the side of the road. The city has paid out nearly a million dollars because of the officer’s illegal roadside anal searches. [Link]
The US approved over $7 billion in arms sales in a single day. [Link]
The House added a provision on the 2021 NDAA that will prevent funds from being used on a nuclear test. The Senate NDAA gives $10 million in funding for a nuclear test. [Link]
Mexican soldiers killed 12 cartel members near the border. [Link]
The UK sanctions 25 Russians and 20 Saudis. [Link]
Germany has paid $1.1 billion over the past ten years for the 10,000s of US troops stationed there. [Link]
A US soldier died in Kosovo. His death is still under investigation. [Link]
India reports China is following through with a partial disengagement from a disputed border region. [Link]
An unnamed Middle Eastern intelligence official says Israel planted the bomb at an Iranian nuclear facility that caused significant damage. [Link]
A well known Iraqi political adviser was assassinated in Baghdad. [Link]
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...
US News Plainclothes NY police officers arrested protesters and took them away in an unmarked van. [Link] Democrats introduce an amendment that will defund Trump's deployment of federal police to cities dealing with riots. [Link] Internet browsers are showing Syrian...
US News The DNC defeated a proposed change to its platform that would have called for the legalization of marijuana. [Link] Twitter suspended Donald Trump Jr. for posting a video of doctors talking about Covid. [Link] Charlotte police suspected a wanted man was hiding...