Navy Identifies 7 Deceased Fitzgerald Sailors

Navy Identifies 7 Deceased Fitzgerald Sailors

Washington, DC…The remains of seven Sailors previously reported missing were located in flooded berthing compartments, after divers gained access to the spaces, June 18, that were damaged when USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) was involved in a collision with the Philippine-flagged merchant vessel ACX Crystal. The deceased are: – Gunner’s Mate Seaman Dakota Kyle Rigsby, 19, […]

Koepka Captures First Major, Ties U.S. Open Record

Koepka Captures First Major, Ties U.S. Open Record

Erin WI…(By The Associated Press, PGATOUR.COM)…Brooks Koepka traveled around the world to find his game. He found stardom right at home as the U.S. Open champion. Koepka broke away from a tight pack with three straight birdies on the back nine Sunday at Erin Hills and closed with a 5-under 67 to win the U.S. […]

President Donald J. Trump’s Weekly Address On Shootings & Apprentice Programs

President Donald J. Trump’s Weekly Address On Shootings & Apprentice Programs

Washington, DC…My fellow Americans, This week, our nation was shocked and horrified when a gunman opened fire on a Member of Congress. Five people were wounded in the assault, including a member of House Leadership – my good friend, Steve Scalise. Steve is beloved across Washington, he embodies everything public service is about – he’s […]

USS Fitzgerald Involved in Collision, Seven Sailors Still Missing

USS Fitzgerald Involved in Collision, Seven Sailors Still Missing

Philippine Sea…USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) was involved in a collision with a merchant vessel at approximately 2:30 a.m. local time, June 17, while operating about 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka, Japan. As of this time, there have been two patients requiring medical evacuation. One was Cmdr. Bryce Benson, Fitzgerald’s commanding officer, who was transferred […]

Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods Market

Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods Market

Seattle & Austin, TX…Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire Whole Foods Market for $42 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $13.7 billion, including Whole Foods Market’s net debt. “Millions of people love Whole Foods […]

Steph Curry, Splash Brother Klay Thompson and Dad, Dell Curry To Play In American Century Championships

Steph Curry, Splash Brother Klay Thompson and Dad, Dell Curry To Play In American Century Championships

South Lake Tahoe, CA/NV…Freshly minted National Basketball Association Champion and two-time NBA Most Valuable Player Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors will join superstar athletes and entertainers at the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe, July 11-16. (www.americancenturychampionship.com) Steph Curry and Warriors teammate Klay Thompson will play in the American Century […]

Federal Reserve Moves Forward With Rate Increase

Federal Reserve Moves Forward With Rate Increase

Washington, DC…Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in May indicates that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising moderately so far this year. Job gains have moderated but have been solid, on average, since the beginning of the year, and the unemployment rate has declined. […]

Sanders Statement on Shooting & Shooter at GOP Baseball Practice

Sanders Statement on Shooting & Shooter at GOP Baseball Practice

Washington, DC…June 14 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) issued the following statement after receiving reports on the alleged shooter at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday morning: “I have just been informed that the alleged shooter at the Republican baseball practice is someone who apparently volunteered on my presidential campaign. I am sickened by this despicable […]

Majority Whip Steve Scalise & Others Shot At Baseball Practice

Majority Whip Steve Scalise & Others Shot At Baseball Practice

Alexandria, VA…Earlier this morning members of congress were practicing for an upcoming charity baseball game and came under fire. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise sustained a hip wound. Others including members of their security detail and staffers were also shot. Details may changes but at this time it is being reported that as many as […]