Summary Painted signs at the range where an instructor was accidentally killed by a nine-year-old with an Uzi, August 27th. Scarmardo was quick to point out that the girl's parents had signed a waiver and were at her side. In the video, only part of which has been released, the instructor, Chris Vacca, is wearing camouflage, a choice that seems to have little to do with the proper civilian use of firearms and much to do with the range's Desert Storm theme.
Summary This map shows which countries prefer China over the United States. The Chinese military said the airspace was theirs and that the US needs to stop conducting close surveillance of its territory. China's economy is poised to surpass that of the US sometime early in the next decade, and the jet intercept is just the latest signal of a geopolitical shift that's forced the US to share the world stage with the East Asian superpower.
Summary The troops will not play a combat role, the White House said. It said Secretary of State John Kerry, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and counterterrorism advisor Lisa Monaco will travel to the region separately "in the near-term.''. The White House said Obama took the step to increase troop presence in Iraq at the recommendation of the Pentagon.
Summary Rookie wide receiver Jordan Matthews has turned a lot of heads for the Eagles during the preseason. If McCoy, Maclin and Kelly are among his biggest proponents, they aren't alone. During the offseason, Matthews worked out with Calvin Johnson and A.J. Green , two of the best receivers in the league.
Summary Charles Krauthammer joined Laura Ingraham on "The O'Reilly Factor" tonight to discuss the Obama's administration's "non-response" to the gruesome beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, at the hands of ISIS. Krauthammer said Obama fits his view of the world and understanding of reality to his own preexisting ideology. According to Krauthammer, the president doesn't believe America has the moral right to intervene in the world.
Summary NEW YORK (AP) -- Squeezed into tighter and tighter spaces, airline passengers appear to be rebelling, taking their frustrations out on other fliers. It attaches to a passenger's tray table and prevents the person in front from reclining. A flight attendant told the man to remove the device.
Summary Obama sending 350 more troops to protect U.S. Embassy in Baghdad Reuters 6 mins ago. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama has ordered about 350 more troops to Baghdad to protect the U.S. Embassy in the Iraqi capital and is sending top officials to the Middle East to "build a stronger regional partnership" against Islamic State militants, the White House said on Tuesday.
Summary The 2013 SEC Defensive Player of the Year, who became the first openly gay athlete to be drafted by an NFL team, will undergo a physical Wednesday and, if all goes accordingly, could end up signed to the Dallas Cowboys' 10-man practice squad, according to multiple reports . The St. Louis Rams, which made Sam the 249th pick of the 2014 NFL Draft, released him on Saturday during the team's final round of cuts and then declined to sign him to their practice squad.
Summary The authenticity of the video has yet to be confirmed. ISIS had threatened to execute Sotloff unless President Obama withdrew American forces from Iraq. If confirmed, Sotloff would be the second American journalist beheaded by the radical Sunni Islamist group.
Summary A Columbia University student has committed to carrying her mattress around campus in an effort to protest the fact her rapist is still attending the school. However, says TIME magazine , the law is unlikely to deter predators or protect victims. "Instead, its effect will be to shift the burden of proof to (usually male) students accused of sexual offenses, and to create a disturbing precedent for government regulation of consensual sex," said the magazine .