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Second Suspect Arrested In Case Of Missing Alabama Teenager Aniah Blanchard

A second suspect was arrested in connection with the disappearance of Alabama college student Aniah Blanchard. The Auburn, Alabama, Police Department, along with the US Marshals Task Force, arrested Antwain Shamar Fisher, 35, of Montgomery and charged him with first-degree kidnapping. Fisher, who also goes by the nickname “Squirmy,” is being held in the Lee County Jail. ...Read more

Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg Launches Democratic Presidential Bid

Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has formally launched a Democratic bid for president, ending weeks of speculation. The 77-year-old former Republican announced his candidacy Sunday in a written statement posted on a campaign website describing himself as uniquely positioned to defeat President Donald Trump. “I’m running for president to defeat Donald Trump and rebuild America,” Bloomberg wrote. ...Read more

Two Airmen Killed During Training Mission At Oklahoma Air Force Base

The Air Force said on Thursday that two U.S. airmen were killed while performing a training mission at Vance Air Force Base in Oklahoma. The base, located in Enid, is roughly 85 miles north of Oklahoma City.  According to a statement from the base, two Air Force T-38 Talons, which are training aircraft, were involved in a “mishap” at approximately 9:10 a.m. local time. ...Read more

Impeachment Hearing: Key Witness Gives Testimony That President Directed Ukraine Quid Pro Quo

On Wednesday, Ambassador Gordon Sondland told House impeachment investigators that he worked with Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine at the “express direction” of President Donald Trump and pushed for a political “quid pro quo” with Kyiv because it was what Trump wanted. Sondland testified of his dealings with Trump’s personal attorney that “Mr. Giuliani was expressing the desires of the president of the United States, and we knew that these investigations were important to the president.” ...Read more