Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shot down over eastern Ukraine, killing 298

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, a Boeing 777, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile on Thursday according to US officials, over disputed eastern Ukraine by an unidentified party. The flight, which departed Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in The Netherlands at 10:15 … Continue reading

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shot down over eastern Ukraine killing 298

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, a Boeing 777, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile on Thursday according to US officials, over disputed eastern Ukraine by an unidentified party. The flight, which departed Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in The Netherlands at 10:15 … Continue reading

Texas governor voices criticism regarding US federal border policies

In recent days, Rick Perry, governor of the US state of Texas, has openly criticized US federal actions pertaining to the US’Mexico border. The governor specifically criticized President Obama’s actions in an editorial yesterday, saying, “President Obama’s appropriations request only … Continue reading