BEIRUT — I was just about to look at a video a friend had sent me on Tuesday afternoon — “the port seems to be burning,” she said — when my whole building shook, as if startled, by the deepest boom I'd ever heard.
By Em Steck and Andrew Kaczynski, CNN
– Aug 4, 12:35 PM
(CNN) President Donald Trump's nominee to become the US ambassador to Germany has a history of making xenophobic and racist comments about immigrants and refugees in both Germany and the US. Retired Army Col. Douglas Macgregor, a decorated combat…
By Barbara Starr, Ryan Browne and Nikki Carvajal, CNN
– Aug 4, 5:42 PM
(CNN) Three US Defense Department officials told CNN that as of Tuesday night there was no indication that the massive explosions that rocked Beirut on Tuesday were an 'attack,' contradicting an earlier claim from President Donald Trump. While…
Kanye West has officially submitted signatures to appear on the ballot in Wisconsin, arguably the most important state on the presidential map — and those signatures were dropped off by an experienced GOP operative. Lane Ruhland, who a local…