FAA rejected advice before Heart of Texas Hot Air Balloon Rides crashes

Warning about potential high-fatality accidents, safety investigators recommended two years ago that the US Federal Aviation Administration impose greater oversight on commercial hot air balloon operators. The FAA rejected those recommendations. Yesterday a hot air balloon carrying 16 people caught on fire and crashed in central Texas, and it appeared no one survived. Authorities would […]

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Hillary Clinton insists Russia hacked Democrats

US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton looks on during a campaign rally in Youngstown, Pennsylvania, on July 30, 2016. (AFP photo) US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has doubled down on the claim that Russia was behind the recent hacking attack against the Democratic National Committee (DNC). “We know that Russian intelligence services hacked into […]

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has more material on Hillary Clinton

People attend a video conference of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at the International Center for Advanced Communication Studies for Latin America (CIESPAL) auditorium in Quito on June 23, 2016. (AFP) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has said that his group has more information about US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s campaign which could be released soon. […]

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