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Missouri tourist boat sinks in water, kills 13 people

Missouri tourist boat sinks in water, kills 13 people


July 20, 2018    Staff

State officials are reporting 13 people dead and four still missing after a duck boat capsized and sank on Table Rock Lake in Branson Missouri. President of Ripley Entertainment said the boat “shouldn’t have been in the

Paramount gets rid of top executive over “inconsistent” comments

Paramount gets rid of top executive over “inconsistent” comments


July 20, 2018    Staff

Viacom’s Paramount has fired executive Amy Powell. Chairman Jim Gianopulos broke the news in a memo stating Powell made comments that were “inconsistent with company values”.  Paramount fires its top television executive over comments Via www.cbsnews.com 07/20/2018

American citizen arrested in Vietnam to face first trial

American citizen arrested in Vietnam to face first trial


July 19, 2018    Staff

William Nguyen, a Vietnamese-American citizen that was arrested by law enforcement groups during a peaceful protest in Hanoi, will be facing trial on Thursday. Nguyen was charged with disturbing the public order.  American detained in Vietnam to

Next generation of Air Force One planes getting a makeover

Next generation of Air Force One planes getting a makeover


July 19, 2018    Staff

President Donald Trump said in an interview with CBS that the next generation of Air Force One planes will display a brand new red, white and blue color scheme. The White House confirmed a $3.9 billion contract

U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem to cost 100 times more than president’s estimate

U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem to cost 100 times more than president’s estimate


July 18, 2018    Staff

Recent reports show that the State Department awarded Desbuild Limak D&K a contract for $21.2 million to develop an “addition and compound security upgrades” at the embassy. These adjustments will be made to the former consular building