SINGAPORE| Trump, Kim shake hands to open momentous summit

SINGAPORE — With a handshake, President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un kicked off a momentous summit Tuesday, creating an indelible image of two unorthodox leaders as they began a conversation that could determine historic peace or raise the specter of a growing nuclear threat. In the first meeting of a sitting U.S. … Continue reading SINGAPORE| Trump, Kim shake hands to open momentous summit

SINGAPORE | The Latest: Trump, Kim shake hands to begin historic summit

SINGAPORE— The Latest on the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump in Singapore (all times local): 9:05 a.m. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are sharing a historic handshake as they meet for the first time. The two clasped hands for a long while Tuesday … Continue reading SINGAPORE | The Latest: Trump, Kim shake hands to begin historic summit

Missouri MDC News: Columbia Bottom Offers Free Bowfishing Basics Class in June

SPANISH LAKE, MO – There’s more than one way to catch a fish.  The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) wants to help anglers discover something that might just be a new “angle” for pursuing their favorite fish. How about trading a rod and reel for a bow and arrow? MDC is offering a two-day bowfishing … Continue reading Missouri MDC News: Columbia Bottom Offers Free Bowfishing Basics Class in June

SAN DIEGO | Sessions excludes domestic, gang violence from asylum claims

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Immigration judges generally cannot consider domestic and gang violence as grounds for asylum, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Monday in a ruling that could affect large numbers of Central Americans who have increasingly turned to the United States for protection. “Generally, claims by aliens pertaining to domestic violence or gang … Continue reading SAN DIEGO | Sessions excludes domestic, gang violence from asylum claims

New Hampshire News: New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu Signs Landmark Legislation for New Hampshire Veterans

Concord, NH – Yesterday, Governor Chris Sununu issued the following statement after signing SB 488, relative to licensure of health care professionals employed at the Manchester Veterans Affairs Medical Center, surrounded by Veterans, Doctors, and Advocates. “Last summer, in response to a crisis at the Manchester VA, I was proud to sign an executive order … Continue reading New Hampshire News: New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu Signs Landmark Legislation for New Hampshire Veterans

BRINNON, Wash | Family of 5 killed in explosion at Washington state cabin

BRINNON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a family of five was killed in an explosion at their vacation property on Washington state’s Hood Canal. Brinnon Fire Chief Tim Manly said Monday that two adults and their three children died in the fire early Sunday. He says the family from Monroe, Washington, spent weekends at the … Continue reading BRINNON, Wash | Family of 5 killed in explosion at Washington state cabin

New York News: Queensbury Man, Chad Knowlton Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

ALBANY, NEW YORK – Chad Knowlton, age 24, of Queensbury, New York, pled guilty today to distributing, receiving and possessing child pornography. The announcement was made by United States Attorney Grant C. Jaquith and Janelle M. Miller, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the Albany Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). As … Continue reading New York News: Queensbury Man, Chad Knowlton Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

Michigan News: Schuette Charges Flint’s Swanson Funeral Home Owner, O’Neil Swanson III with 10 Felonies for Failing to Properly Fulfill Funeral Contracts

LANSING, MI – Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette today charged O’Neil Swanson III, 57, of West Bloomfield, with 10 felony counts of Funeral Contracts – Conversion.  Swanson allegedly offered prepaid funeral contracts that he was not legally licensed to offer.  It is also alleged that Swanson failed to properly deposit prepaid funds and used them … Continue reading Michigan News: Schuette Charges Flint’s Swanson Funeral Home Owner, O’Neil Swanson III with 10 Felonies for Failing to Properly Fulfill Funeral Contracts