Trump ditches fellow GOP candidates to negotiate separate debate deal with networks

Trump ditches fellow GOP candidates to negotiate separate debate deal with networks

Arturo Garcia Donald Trump will not join his fellow Republican presidential candidates, and will instead negotiate his own deals with television networks concerning future debates, the Washington Post reported. The real estate mogul’s decision came a day after officials representing 11 GOP campaigns put together a letter on Sunday to be sent to network hosts.

Federal regulators accuse Volkswagen of hiding emissions ‘defeat devices’ in larger engines

Federal regulators accuse Volkswagen of hiding emissions ‘defeat devices’ in larger engines

Agence France-Presse Germany’s embattled Volkswagen on Monday denied claims by US environmental regulators that it had also included “defeat devices” to skirt emissions rules on certain larger diesel engines. “Volkswagen underlines that no programme has been installed in its V6 3 litre diesel engines” that would “inappropriately modify” the results of anti-pollution tests, a statement

Confederate flag lover throws bomb inside Walmart after online threat: ‘No messing around anymore’

Confederate flag lover throws bomb inside Walmart after online threat: ‘No messing around anymore’

Arturo Garcia A Mississippi man was arrested on Sunday morning for allegedly throwing a bomb inside a Walmart just days after threatening the retail giant and other businesses for refusing to sell Confederate battle flags. According to the Tupelo Daily Journal, 61-year-old Marshall W. Leonard will be charged with placing an explosive device after allegedly

Anonymous denies link to list of alleged KKK members — and promises to release its own

Anonymous denies link to list of alleged KKK members — and promises to release its own

Newsweek

Updated | Online hacking group Anonymous has denied responsibility for the recent publication of a list that claims some U.S. politicians belong to the Ku Klux Klan. Last week, Anonymous said it would soon release the identities of about 1,000 members of the white supremacist organization. Anonymous is expected to release the details on Thursday, the…

Defense Dept. criticized for spending $43 million on natural gas station in Afghanistan

Defense Dept. criticized for spending $43 million on natural gas station in Afghanistan

Agence France-Presse The US military used $43 million of taxpayer dollars for a natural-gas filling station in northern Afghanistan that should have cost just $500,000, the government watchdog for reconstruction in the war-torn country said Monday. The huge expense highlights some of the endemic problems that have plagued US aid to Afghanistan in the wake