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Cease-fire takes effect in southwest Syria

Cease fire in southern SyriaA cease-fire brokered by the United States, Russia and Jordan took effect at noon Sunday in southwest Syria.

The cease-fire began in the provinces of Daraa, Suweida and Quneitra along the Jordanian border. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces, which are aligned with Russia, earlier announced a halt to combat operations in the areas. The United States backs the rebel forces.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said "calm was prevailing" in the area.


Graham unloads on Trump: Blind spot on Russia 'undermining his entire presidency'

Llindsey Graham unloads on TrumpA senior Senate Republican on Sunday said President Trump’s plan to work with Russia on cybersecurity is “pretty close” to the “dumbest idea I’ve ever heard.”

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) called Trump’s Friday meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin “disastrous” and said the president has a “blind spot” on Russia.

“When it comes to Russia I am dumbfounded, I am disappointed, and at the end of the day he’s hurting his presidency by not embracing the fact that Putin is a bad guy,” Graham said on NBC News’s “Meet the Press.”


Calif. wildfires threaten homes after kids, campers forced to evacuate

California wildfiresThe quickly spreading flames of a California wildfire that trapped more than 100 children and counselors temporarily at a campground continued to threaten hundreds of homes Sunday, according to a fire official.

The fire that started Saturday afternoon was “completely out of control” and had burned at least 4.7 square miles near Cachuma Lake, Santa Barbara County fire Capt. Dave Zaniboni said. About 90 children and 50 counselors were stuck at the Circle V Ranch before they were safely evacuated.


Abadi hails 'great victory' against ISIL in Mosul

Abadi hails 'great victory' against ISIL in MosulIraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has announced "victory" over the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in the city of Mosul, his office said.

"The commander in chief of the armed forces Haider al-Abadi arrived in the liberated city of Mosul and congratulated the heroic fighters and the Iraqi people for the great victory," said a statement from his office on Sunday.


Trump Team Met With Lawyer Linked to Kremlin During Campaign

Trump met with lawyer linked to Kremlin during campaignTwo weeks after Donald J. Trump clinched the Republican presidential nomination last year, his eldest son arranged a meeting at Trump Tower in Manhattan with a Russian lawyer who has connections to the Kremlin, according to confidential government records described to The New York Times.

The previously unreported meeting was also attended by Mr. Trump’s campaign chairman at the time, Paul J. Manafort, as well as the president’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, according to interviews and the documents, which were outlined by people familiar with them.


Trump’s nationalists triumphant after Europe trip

Steve BannonPresident Donald Trump’s trip to Europe was a victory for his nationalist advisers over their so-called globalist rivals as the two camps gird for more showdowns this summer.

In Warsaw, Trump delivered a starkly nationalist speech lauding the right-wing Polish government’s defense of “civilization” from foes like refugees and European Union bureaucrats. At the G-20 summit in Germany, Trump stuck to his dissent from a global climate change consensus, befriended Russian President Vladimir Putin and weighed potential new steel tariffs that a top European Union official angrily branded “protectionist.”


A White House transcript misidentified the Chinese president as the leader of Taiwan

White House press release shows idiocyA White House transcript is mistakenly linking Chinese President Xi Jinping to the Republic of China, which is Taiwan's formal name.

The White House released the transcript of President Donald Trump's public remarks with Xi at the start of a bilateral meeting at an international summit in Germany on Saturday.

Xi is leader of the People's Republic of China and Trump has been seeking his help in addressing North Korea's nuclear ambitions.


Trump administration officials do not dispute Russia’s claim that Trump accepted Putin’s word on election meddling

Putin's version of election meddling accepted by TrumpAfter President Trump and President Putin ended their marathon discussion on Friday, it was Russia — not the United States — that provided the press an account of the meeting.

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov told reporters Friday that Trump accepted Putin’s denial of meddling in the U.S. election.

This revelation was not exactly surprising. For months, Trump has tried to distance Russia from the election hacking, telling the American people that anyone could have been behind the theft of Democratic Party emails.


Sheriff In Heart Of Ohio’s Opioid Epidemic Refuses To Carry Overdose Reversal Drug

Shriff Richard Jones refuses opioid reversal drugDrug overdose is the leading cause of death in Butler County, Ohio, but Sheriff Richard Jones says he has no plans to equip his deputies with naloxone, an opioid overdose reversal drug that saves hundreds, if not thousands, of lives around the country every day.

Jones, a vocal supporter of President Donald Trump who has expressed skepticism about naloxone in the past, reiterated his opposition in a recent interview with the Cincinnati Enquirer. Reached by HuffPost on Friday, he stood by his comments.


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