Tag Archives: Amy Lieu

Spring blizzard pounds Midwest; flights canceled, deaths reported

Colleen Streefland brushes snow and ice off her vehicle in Rochester, Minn., April 14, 2018.  (Associated Press) Amid a spring blizzard in the Midwest that prompted hundreds of flights to be canceled Saturday, one runway has reopened at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, officials said Sunday. A total of 469 flights had been canceled at the Minnesota airport alone, airport spokesman ...

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NHL players, fans pay tribute to Humboldt bus crash victims

Winnipeg Jets and Chicago Blackhawks players wear “BRONCOS” on the back of their jerseys instead of their own names in a tribute to young players from Humboldt, Sask., who died in a bus crash, April 7, 2018.  (Canadian Press via Associated Press) Saturday was the final night of the regular season for most of the National Hockey League’s teams. But ...

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Donald Trump Jr. tweets after YouTube shooting, stirs gun debate

Donald Trump Jr. tweeted support for the National Rifle Association and its members after Tuesday’s shooting in California.  ((.)) Donald Trump Jr. on Tuesday responded to reports that the YouTube shooter’s “hateful” Instagram and YouTube channels were pulled “immediately” after the shooting at the company’s headquarters. “You think there’s any chance whatsoever that a mass shooters hateful Instagram and YouTube ...

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Trump met with Clinton's impeachment lawyer to assist in Russia probe: report

President Donald Trump reportedly met last week with Emmet Flood, a lawyer who represented President Bill Clinton during his impeachment proceedings.  ((.)) President Donald Trump is in discussions with President Bill Clinton’s impeachment lawyer about joining the White House legal team, specifically to assist with the special counsel inquiry, according to reports. Emmet T. Flood, a veteran Washington lawyer, met ...

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Flesh-eating bacteria results in foot amputation for Texas man

Raul Reyes, 26, contracted a flesh-eating bacteria that forced doctors to amputate his right foot.  (Joseline Reyes/GoFundMe) A daycare teacher in Houston had to have his right foot amputated recently, after it became infected with a flesh-eating bacteria. Raul Reyes, 26, sought treatment at a clinic for what he thought was a blister on the foot after an injury at ...

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NRA defends itself after corporations pull away

A cap and shirt are displayed at the booth for the National Rifle Association (NRA) at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Md., Feb. 23, 2018.  (Reuters) The National Rifle Association defended itself in no uncertain terms Saturday after numerous companies sought to cut ties with the gun lobby following the nation’s latest mass shooting. “Let it ...

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