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Iranian General Killed In U.S. Airstrikes

UNITED STATES−Pentagon officials reported that Iranian Major-General Qasem Soleimani was killed in a U.S. airstrike on Thursday, January 2 in Baghdad. The airstrike took place at Baghdad’s International Airport. The U.S. Department of Defense made the announcement in a press release on January 2. “At the direction of the President, the U.S. military has taken decisive defensive action to protect...

U.S. Troops Deployed To Baghdad

UNITED STATES—One hundred troops from the Special Marine Corp Response Team were deployed on Tuesday, December 31, to the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad after angry Iraqi Shiite militiamen along with their supporters broke into the compound, smashed windows, vandalized and set fire to the roof of the reception area. U.S. military fired out warning shots and tear gas on Wednesday,...

Four People Dead After A Mass Shooting At Naval Air Station

FLORIDA—A mass shooting transpired at Naval Air Station Pensacola on Friday, December 6 at approximately 6:30 a.m., leaving four people dead. Timothy Kinsella Jr, the Commander at Naval Air Station Pensacola, stated in a media briefing that the initial call of an active shooter came in at around 6:30 a.m. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Station responded to the call where...

Nine Americans Killed By Drug Cartel In Mexico

UNITED STATES—A total of nine U.S. citizens were killed in Mexico by drug cartels on Monday, November 4. Those killed include three mothers from La Mora, a large Mormon settlement located 70 miles from Douglas, Arizona. The women were traveling to Chihuahua, Mexico to attend a wedding. Fox News reported that one of the vehicles en route to the wedding...

White House Lawyer Skips Out On Impeachment Deposition

UNITED STATES—The White House's lawyer, John Eisenberg, 52, skipped out on the subpoena ordering him to be present for a disposition scheduled for Monday, November 4 regarding President Donald Trump’s impeachment inquiry.  President Trump’s phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in July 2019 is the main issue being examined as part of the impeachment inquiry. Trump is accused of...

Canine War Hero Recognized

UNITED STATES—A canine was honored by President Donald Trump in his role in helping soldier's corner ISIS leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi to the back of a cave over the weekend. The dog whose name has not been released to the public is a Belgian Malinois that belongs to the U.S. Army counter-terrorism unit First Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta. The canine...

Republicans Interrupt Impeachment Proceedings

UNITED STATES—Republicans stormed the Capitol on Wednesday, October 23, led by Rep. Matthew Gaetz (R-FL) into the closed door impeachment proceedings of President Donald Trump. “I’m here with dozens of my Congressional colleagues” Gaetz said, “underground in the basement of the Capitol.” Gaetz went on. “If behind those those doors they intend to overturn the results of an American Presidential...

Turkey Agrees To A Ceasefire In Syria

SYRIA—Vice President Mike Pence announced on Thursday, October 17, that Turkey and the United States agreed to a ceasefire in Syria, 11 days after President Trump retreated US troops from the border between northeastern Syria and Turkey.  Turkey and Syria have been at odds for almost a century. Tension between the two countries has existed since 1939. The Syrian Civil...

Shepard Smith Leaving Fox News

UNITED STATES—After 23 years at Fox News, Shepard Smith announced on Friday, October 11, that he was leaving the network. Smith has worked for Fox News since its inception in 1996. He has worked as a journalist for 33 years and did not disclose a reason for his departure from the network, where he earned more than $10 million...

State Department Orders Ambassador Not To Testify

UNITED STATES—The United States State Department has ordered key witness and U.S Ambassador to the European Union, Gordon Sondland to not appear at the deposition in the Ukraine controversy scheduled for Tuesday, October 8. Canyon News wrote to Ambassador Sondland's legal counsel, Robert D. Luskin of Paul Hastings LLP and received the following Press Statement from Public Relations Specialist, Scott...
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