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Trump Threatens Iran With ‘Obliteration’ After Insult “No more John Kerry & Obama!” the president tweeted. Trump’s AG Secretary: ‘Farmers Are Casualties’ of Trade War Sonny Perdue admitted to the damage in CNN interview, and blames “weather patterns” for problems from unprecedented Upper Midwest flooding. Volunteers: Border Facilities Won’t Take Donations for Kids Groups moved by reports of filthy conditions told by Texas Border Control sites that they won’t accept donations of diapers and hygiene products for children. Iran Leader: White House ‘Afflicted by Mental Retardation’ He also called Donald Trump’s latest sanctions against the Islamic Republic’s supreme leader “outrageous and idiotic.” Shop Senreve’s Iconic Bags at Special Prices Right Now The founder of the factory in Florence, where they’re handmade, personally trains each incoming artisan. Ad by Senreve Federal Agencies Left Private Data Open to Hacking: Senate Eight agencies—including State, HHS, Social Security—failed to adequately protect highly sensitive personal info, according to an astonishing new report.
FRIENDS WITH CONNECTIONS Javanka’s Landlord May Get Pass to Mine Near Pristine Waters The Obama administration had nixed plans for a copper mine near Minnesota’s federally protected Boundary Waters, but documents show they’re back on. ‘School Aggression’ Tech Set Off by Cough, Gilbert Gottfried Officials say they hope the classroom monitors could prevent mass shootings and stop underage smoking, but flaws came through in real-world testing. Harry and Meghan Spent $3M of Taxpayers’ Money on Renovation The British monarchy cost taxpayers about $85.3 million in 2018, up 41 percent from the previous year.
IT’S HOW YOU PLAY THE GAME Giannis Antetokounmpo Named NBA’s Most Valuable Player The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the Finals, but they came up big in year-end honors, including Coach of the Year and Executive of the Year.