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Chris Matthews: Patricia Smith, mother of Benghazi victim, 'ruined' evening at GOP convention

washingtontimes.com — MSNBC host Chris Matthews claimed Monday that the mother of Sean Smith, a U.S. information management officer killed in the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack, "ruined" the evening with her criticism of Hillary Clinton during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Patricia Smith, an outspoken opponent of the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, delivered an emotional speech Monday that blamed Mrs.

Megyn Kelly told Fox investigators that Roger Ailes sexually harassed her: Report

washingtontimes.com — Fox News host Megyn Kelly has accused network CEO Roger Ailes of making unwanted sexual advances toward her about 10 years ago when she was a Fox correspondent, New York Magazine reported Tuesday. The magazine cited two anonymous sources who were briefed on parent company 21st Century Fox's outside probe of the 76-year-old executive, led by New York-based law firm Paul, Weiss.

52 shot, 7 fatally in Chicago weekend violence

washingtontimes.com — Seven people were killed and at least 52 were wounded by gunfire during another violent weekend in Chicago. The toll brings the number of people shot in Chicago this year to nearly 2,200, including at least 329 fatalities, the Chicago Tribune reported.

Phillip Banks, 19, shot dead at 'Stop the Violence' rally outside Cleveland

washingtontimes.com — A teenager was killed and a 12-year-old boy hospitalized Sunday after gunmen opened fire during an impromptu anti-violence rally just outside Cleveland, police said. The fatal shooting occurred shortly after 8 p.m. at Sims Park Beach in Euclid, a local NBC News affiliate reported.

Police investigating Ohio restaurant that reportedly served glass in officer's sandwich

washingtontimes.com — Police are investigating a restaurant in Columbus, Ohio, after an officer was hospitalized from reportedly eating a sandwich with glass in it. Police said the unnamed police officer bit into a sandwich Monday and discovered several shards of glass in it that had cut his mouth, a local ABC News affiliate reported.

Michael Folk, United Airlines pilot and GOP lawmaker, suspended for anti-Hillary Clinton tweet

washingtontimes.com — United Airlines has suspended pilot and Republican lawmaker Michael Folk after he wrote on social media that Hillary Clinton should be hanged for treason. Mr. Folk, a member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, began flying with United in 2008, Bloomberg reported. He wrote that Mrs.

Tony Schwartz, Trump's 'Art of the Deal' co-author, says Trump presidency 'would end civilization'

washingtontimes.com — Donald Trump's co-author on the 1987 book "The Art of the Deal" feels a "deep sense of remorse" for contributing to the business mogul's popularity, saying there is "an excellent possibility" that a Trump presidency would lead to the end of civilization. "We had a successful experience together.

Roger Ailes to be removed by Murdoch as Fox News CEO: report

washingtontimes.com — Rupert Murdoch and his two sons have decided to remove Roger Ailes as CEO of Fox News following a sexual harassment lawsuit by former anchor Gretchen Carlson, New York Magazine reported Monday. The three are in agreement that the 76-year-old executive should go, but they haven't agreed on the timing, the magazine reported, citing anonymous sources.

David Clarke, Milwaukee sheriff: 'This is a war, and Black Lives Matter is the enemy'

washingtontimes.com — Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke penned an op-ed Monday saying Americans are witnessing "guerrilla urban warfare" against law enforcement following the slayings of police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge. "Americans watching the news of the murders of police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, are observing a civil war unfold within our borders.

Black Lives Matter note found near police cruiser firebombed outside Florida mosque

washingtontimes.com — An unoccupied police cruiser was firebombed outside a Florida mosque Sunday morning and a note supporting the Black Lives Matter movement was found at the scene, police said. Someone likely used a Molotov cocktail to destroy the marked Daytona Beach police car about 2 a.m outside the Islamic Center at 347 S.
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Jul 25, 2016

2 killed, as many as 17 shot at nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida: Authorities -  http://go.shr.lc/2ao2WFm 

Jul 22, 2016

‘Major police operation’ in Munich, Germany: Report -  http://go.shr.lc/2ah6klm 

Jul 19, 2016

Headline rewrite: "Homeowner charged with murder after killing attempted intruder"  http://wapo.st/29OpqLX 

Jul 19, 2016

Chris Matthews: Patricia Smith, mother of Benghazi victim, ‘ruined’ evening at #GOP convention  http://bit.ly/29T0Vfl  #RNC

Jul 19, 2016

Megyn Kelly told Fox investigators that Roger Ailes sexually harassed her: Report  http://bit.ly/2adJuLm 


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