Taerri was charged with attempting to export a filter to Iran that he said was for vaccine research but that U.S. authorities said required a license because it could be used for chemical and biological warfare purposes. He was also accused of structuring a series of bank deposits below the $10,000 limit to evade reporting requirements under federal law. … [Read more...] about Detained US Navy Veteran Freed by Iran as Part of Deal
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The question of where Carlson’s heart lies resurfaced last year with the release of tapes from a mid-2000s radio call-in program on which Carlson, then in his late 30s, was a frequent guest. On the tapes, Carlson makes a stream of racist statements, saying Iraq is a “crappy place filled with a bunch of, you know, semiliterate primitive monkeys” who “don’t use toilet paper or forks”. … [Read more...] about ‘His hatred is infectious’: Tucker Carlson, Trump’s heir apparent and 2024 candidate?
“I would hate to do it, but it would be something that you’re going to have to strongly consider because some of the ideas, some of the hatred—the absolute hatred—is coming from these areas,” Trump said on MSNBC. He then tried to hedge this statement by saying that closing American mosques is “something that many people—not me—but many people are considering and many people are going to do.” … [Read more...] about Donald Trump’s Call to Jail Flag-Burners Is the Latest Example That He Hates Free Speech
"And he was there working on conservation efforts. And the IRGC picked him up. And he was sentenced to ten years in jail," Hook said of Tahbaz. … [Read more...] about New push to free Morad Tahbaz, the American conservationist taken hostage in Iran while studying rare cheetahs
Glampwatch All aboard! A Victorian railway coach stationed in St Germans, a pretty Cornish village, has been converted into rental property. The first-class compartment is now the master bedroom; the second-class section is an open-plan living room and kitchen. There's a bathroom in third, and a second bedroom with triple bunkbed in the guard's van.• From £395 a week, sleeps five, oneoffplaces.co.uk … [Read more...] about Travel news round-up: back to Iran, skiing in Iceland and World Cup camping …
But it’s not clear how much will be left to decide when the justices hear the case at the start of their 2017-18 term. By then, Trump’s 90-day ban on U.S. entry from six nations will have expired, and his 120-day prohibition on all U.S. admission of refugees, those fleeing violence and hardship in their homelands, will be nearly finished as well. … [Read more...] about U.S. Supreme Court OKs part of Trump’s travel ban