Cristina Fernández de Kirchner: Suspect arrested after failed assassination attempt on Argentine vice president

CNN — A man was arrested after trying to shoot Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, Argentina’s vice president and former president, at close range outside her home in Buenos Aires on Thursday. Video of the incident shows the vice president smiling as she walks past a crowd of people. A man in the crowd then rushes … Read more

Syria: US soldier injured after rockets hit coalition bases, US official says

Washington CNN — Several rockets were fired at coalition bases in Syria on Wednesday, wounding a US service member, according to a statement from US Central Command, in apparent response to American airstrikes against Iranian-backed groups in the region. The rockets hit two bases in the northeast Syria which house US troops, Green Village and … Read more

Iran nuclear deal: US confirms sending response to EU on proposal to save deal

CNN — The United States has sent its response to the European Union on a proposal to try to save the Iran nuclear dealthe US State Department confirmed on Wednesday. “As you know, we have received Iran’s comments on the final text proposed by the EU through the EU. Our review of these comments is … Read more

Ukraine: Kyiv displays captured tanks on Independence Day as Ukrainians cast wary eye on Russia

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN — Ukraine’s Independence Day, which Wednesday marks 31 years since the country voted to break with the Soviet Unionis expected to be a grim affair as officials warn that Russia could carry out missile attacks on Ukrainian cities. While previous years have been marked by celebrations and parades, Wednesday’s commemoration comes exactly … Read more

Albuquerque: Son of suspect in murder of 2 Muslim men sentenced to remain in custody on federal false statement charge

CNN — The son of a man suspected of killing at least two men in a recent string of murders that terrorized Albuquerque, New Mexico, was ordered Monday to remain in federal custody on a charge related to the case from his father. Shaheen Syed, son of Mohammad Syedfaces a federal charge of knowingly making … Read more

Pentagon admits sending previously undisclosed anti-radar missiles to Ukraine

CNN — The Pentagon announced on Monday that the United States had sent anti-radar missiles for Ukrainian planes to target Russian radar systemsmarking the first time the Department of Defense has acknowledged sending the previously undisclosed missile to Ukraine. Colin Kahl, Undersecretary of Defense for Policy, told a press briefing that the United States had … Read more

An American dentist is accused of having killed his wife during a safari in Zambia. He says she accidentally unloaded the gun

CNN — Lawrence and Bianca Rudolph shared a passion for big game hunting. In late September 2016, the couple traveled from their home in Phoenix to the South African nation of Zambia, where Bianca Rudolph was determined to add a leopard to her collection of animal trophies. They carried two rifles for hunting: a Remington … Read more

House to vote Friday on assault weapons ban

CNN — The House will vote on banning assault weapons Separating packages on gun control and policing laws that had been intertwined Friday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Friday after talks broke down among different factions of the House Democrats. House, preventing leaders from being able to pass bills together. Although the House may … Read more