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Private jet crashes in New Jersey residential area

Private jet crashes in New Jersey residential area

A spokesman for that agency, Jim Peters, said the crash occurred about a mile from Eagles Nest Airport and that the pilot was the sole occupant. FAA said the flight departed from the Philadelphia International Airport and was heading to Teterboro, which is just west of New York City.


Flags to fly at half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day

Flags to fly at half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day

This President knows in his heart that to make America safe again we must also restore the tradition of respect and honor that is owed to every member of the law enforcement community in America. In fact, more than 20,000 men and women have died in the line of duty since the first recorded police death in 1791. A federal law signed into law in 1994 by President Bill Clinton designated May 15 as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and directed American flags to be flown at half staff.


White House Pulls NAFTA Renegotiation Trigger

White House Pulls NAFTA Renegotiation Trigger

The administration intends to initiate negotiations with Canada and Mexico "as soon as practicable, but no earlier than 90 days from the date of this notice", according to Lighthizer. Starting with her one-on-one meeting with Lighthizer in February, Heitkamp has tirelessly reinforced to Lighthizer-and to other administration officials-that trade agreements should level the playing field for farmers, ranchers, and workers, while also holding other countries accountable when they cheat on trade ...


Israel urges United States to transfer embassy to Jerusalem

Israel urges United States to transfer embassy to Jerusalem

After the report the Prime Minister's Office took the unusual step of releasing minutes from the Netanyahu-Trump meeting to prove that the Prime Minister supports the United States embassy move. Trump has also spoken out, as previous American presidents have, against continued Israeli settlements that are colonising the West Bank. Friedman, a fundraiser for settlement causes and vocal critic of liberal Jewish groups, has backtracked from some of his controversial positions.


State Trooper Injured In Collision On Western NY Highway

State Trooper Injured In Collision On Western NY Highway

At approximately 4:38pm, State Police say Trooper Craig S. Foglia, of Troop E in Painted Post, had conducted a traffic stop and was sitting in his vehicle when he was struck from behind by a Ford F-150. The incident closed I-86 both eastbound and westbound between exits 40 and 42 for more than two hours, and more limited closures continued into the evening as work continued at the scene.



Trump Faces Deepest Crisis of Presidency as Comey Memo Lands

He said during a news conference that "we are prepared to go there and explain our point of view to Congress if necessary". "Presumably that would also include nuclear weapons control?" He said there are no transcripts of the meeting, but there are notes , and he expects at some point fairly soon the White House will make those notes available to the appropriate committee.