Daily Archive: Tuesday, May 30, 2017

The Latest: US shoots down mock warhead over Pacific

The Latest on the U.S. missile defense test (all times EDT): 4:40 p.m. The Pentagon says it has shot down a mock warhead over the Pacific in a success for America’s missile defense program. The test was the first of its kind in nearly three years. And it was the first test ever targeting an

Portland train stabbing suspect has courtroom outburst

PORTLAND, Ore. — A suspect made repeated verbal outbursts Tuesday as he appeared in court to face charges that he fatally stabbed two men and wounded another after yelling hate speech at two young women, one of whom was wearing a hijab, on a Portland light rail train Friday. A defiant Jeremy Joseph Christian made