Congressman to push bill that lets lawmakers carry guns

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/usa_shooting_virginia.jpg?quality=90&strip=all WASHINGTON – A Republican congressman who survived the horrific baseball shooting will put forth legislation this week to allow lawmakers to carry guns throughout the nation’s capital. “I’m going to be introducing legislation this…


Philippines eyes truce with communist rebels amid siege of militants in southern city

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/world/2017/06/18/philippines-eyes-truce-with-communist-rebels-amid-siege-of-militants-in-southern-city/philippines-rebelsjpg.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgMANILA, PHILIPPINES—The Philippine government said Sunday that it would suspend offensives against communist guerrillas to reciprocate a similar plan by the insurgents and allow troops to focus on quelling a bloody siege by Daesh, also…



Pennsylvania man wins $870,000 after hospital removes wrong testicle

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/world/2017/06/18/pennsylvania-man-wins-870000-after-hospital-removes-wrong-testicle/surgeryjpg.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgIn 2013, Steven Hanes visited his urologist, complaining of persistent pain in his right testicle. An ultrasound revealed that the testicle had atrophied, with scarring and damage from a previous injury, according to court documents….



84 dogs rescued from mansion operating as puppy mill

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/wolfeboro_puppy_mill_rescue-1.jpg?quality=90&strip=allLife wasn’t so great for these Great Danes. Police and animal advocates rescued 84 of the huge hounds as they lived in squalor inside a gated Wolfeboro, NH, mansion that was operating as a puppy…


Rhode Island teacher in ‘fierce’ White House photo pushes for LGBT rights under Trump

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/world/2017/06/18/rhode-island-teacher-in-fierce-white-house-photo-pushes-for-lgbt-rights-under-trump/white-house-teacherjpg.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgWhen Rhode Island’s teacher of the year took his turn in front of the camera with U.S. President Donald Trump in April, he struck a pose some took as an act of defiance: Nikos Giannopoulos…


Gunmen attack, take hostages at Mali tourist resort

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/world/2017/06/18/gunmen-attack-take-hostages-at-mali-tourist-resort/afppo5mo.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgBAMAKO, MALI—Suspected jihadists attacked a hotel resort Sunday in Mali’s capital, taking hostages at a spot popular with foreigners on the weekends. The number of casualties was unclear in the assault, which continued into the…


Ernestina Herrera de Noble, Media Mogul in Argentina, Dies at 92

https://static01.nyt.com/images/2017/06/19/world/denobleobit/denobleobit-moth.jpgErnestina Laura Herrera de Noble, the publisher of Argentina’s largest-circulation daily, Clarín, who was instrumental in turning her husband’s newspaper into one of the largest media conglomerates in the Spanish-speaking world, died on Wednesday in…


Iran fires missiles at ISIS in retaliation for Tehran terror attacks

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/05/isis-flag.jpg?quality=90&strip=all Iran fired missiles on Sunday into eastern Syria, aiming at the bases of militant groups it holds responsible for attacks in Tehran which left 18 dead last week, Iran’s Tasnim news agency reported. Iranian…