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Mom praises men killed defending daughter in Portland attack

On Friday afternoon, Mangum and her friend were riding the MAX light rail when the suspect allegedly targeted them. "We'll be working with TriMet and the respective agencies of transit police as well as the precincts to get people out and about, because people need to feel safe", Simpson said.


US House oversight panel head Chaffetz to leave Congress

US House oversight panel head Chaffetz to leave Congress

The committee has been looking into whether President Donald Trump may have asked former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey to back off the investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn shortly after Mr.


French President brands his handshake with Trump as 'moment of truth'

French President brands his handshake with Trump as 'moment of truth'

Weighing in on the tense exchange between the two world leaders, body language expert and retired Federal Bureau of Investigation counterintelligence and counterterrorism operative Joe Navarro said that President Trump's behavior may indicate he does not understand the meaning of a handshake - particularly when meeting other political leaders.



Some Random Memories and Thoughts about Memorial Day in the United States

The cemetery will be decorated with flags and the American Legion will use the event to collect flags for proper disposal. Hundreds of motorcyclists thundered in for a Saturday service. Some veterans are concerned and even though local ones of the fallen military members who wish the holiday could just really commend. A year later, Congress passed a measure which made the official observance of Memorial Day on the last Monday in May, rather than always on May 30.


First Memorial Day Celebrated After Civil War

First Memorial Day Celebrated After Civil War

He sought a printer who was also a war veteran, and found two in Decatur, who encouraged him to found the organization in Decatur, which he did in 1866. It was first celebrated in 1868-called Decoration Day at the time-as a day to celebrate and remember Union soldiers who died during the Civil War .



Europe cant rely on US, says Angela Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel toasts with a beer during a campaign event of the German Christian Social Union party at the Truderinger Festwoche festival week Sunday in Munich . The new French president , Emmanuel Macron, has shown a willingness to work with Germany and to help lead the bloc out of its troubles. Daalder said, "This is " America First"-a policy focused on narrow self-interest-and abandons the idea that the best way to enhance our security and prosperity is by having ...