US DOJ ordered to redact Trump’s search warrant affidavit for public release – National

A federal judge on Thursday ordered the US Department of Justice to offer redactions as it pledged to release at least part of the affidavit in support of the search warrant for the former president’s estate Donald Trump in Florida. US Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart has given prosecutors a week to submit a copy of … Read more

NASA’s Artemis 1 sets up on a launch pad for a lunar mission

NASA began preparations for an unmanned lunar mission on August 29. On Wednesday, the space agency installed its Artemis 1 rocket for final preparations at the Kennedy Space Center. It is hoped that the success of the mission will set the stage for an eventual crew-led expedition to the surface of the moons by 2025.

At least 2 dead after small planes crash while landing at California airport – National

Two planes collided in northern California while trying to land at a local airport on Thursday and at least two of the three occupants were killed, officials said. The collision happened at Watsonville Municipal Airport shortly before 3 p.m., according to a tweet from the City of Watsonville. The city-owned airport does not have a … Read more

Early release of Bali bombmaker will have ‘devastating impact’ on families of victims

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said Umar Patek – one of the men responsible for the 2002 Bali bombings – being released from Indonesian prison will have a devastating impact on the families of the victims. There were 202 lives lost in the terror attack, including 88 Australians. “They are going through trauma in memory of … Read more

Bali bomber Umar Patek ‘teared down so many people’s lives forever’

Survivor Jan Laczynski says his reaction is ‘absolute shock’ at the news that Umar Patek – one of the men responsible for the 2002 Bali bombings – is due out of jail days after serving just half of his 20-year sentence. Umar Patek, real name Hisyam bin Ali Zein, was arrested in 2012 and served … Read more

US preparing additional $800m military aid to Ukraine: sources – National

By Patricia Zengerle, Idrees Ali and Steve Holland Reuters Published on August 18, 2022 at 8:30 p.m. Smaller font Decrease article font size –A Bigger font Increase article font size A+ President Joe Biden’s administration is preparing about $800 million in additional military aid to Ukraine and could announce it as early as Friday, three … Read more

Bali bomber Umar Patek ‘teared down so many people’s lives forever’

Survivor Jan Laczynski says his reaction is ‘absolute shock’ at the news that Umar Patek – one of the men responsible for the 2002 Bali bombings – is due out of jail days after serving just half of his 20-year sentence. Umar Patek, real name Hisyam bin Ali Zein, was arrested in 2012 and served … Read more

UK Tories see Liz Truss as someone who will ‘protect Boris Johnson’s legacy’

Freshwater Strategy Director Michael Turner says he thinks Conservative Party members view British Foreign Secretary Lizz Truss as someone who will protect Boris Johnson’s legacy. Polls show Ms Truss is on track to win the race to replace Mr Johnson as UK Prime Minister. The gap between her and the second candidate, former chancellor Rishi … Read more

North Korea rejects Seoul’s ‘insane’ offer to trade economic aid for denuclearization – National

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s sister says her country will never accept South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol’s ‘senseless’ offer of economic benefits in exchange for denuclearization measures, accusing Seoul of recycling past offers that Pyongyang has already rejected. In a comment published in Friday’s edition of North Korea’s official Rodong Sinmun newspaper, Kim … Read more

‘We probably won’t get the juicy details’ if part of Trump’s affidavit is released

CNN reporter Jessica Schneider says the problem is that although a U.S. federal judge may release part of the affidavit used by the FBI to justify the search of Donald Trump’s home, we likely won’t get the “details.” juicy”. A US judge is considering releasing a redacted version of the search warrant used in an … Read more