Kent Covington

Tuesday morning news: July 30, 2019

Investigators look for answers following deadly shooting in CA » Investigators are looking for answers after a 19-year-old opened fire on a food festival in California, killing three people, including two children. 

Monday morning news: July 29, 2019

Nearly 1,400 protesters detained in Russia » Police in Moscow arrested nearly 1,400 people in a violent crackdown on an opposition protest over the weekend.

Friday morning news: July 26, 2019

Congress passes bipartisan budget bill » Observing a rare cease-fire in their battles with President Trump, the Democratic-controlled House on Thursday easily passed a bipartisan budget bill.

Thursday morning news: July 25, 2019

Mueller testifies before two House committees » Special counsel Robert Mueller testified on Capitol Wednesday—fielding questions about his Russia report from two House panels. 

Wednesday morning news: July 24, 2019

Mueller set to testify to House panels » Special counsel Robert Mueller will testify today on Capitol Hill. He’ll answer questions from lawmakers on the House Judiciary and Intelligence panels. 

Tuesday morning news: July 23, 2019

U.K. moves to secure shipping lanes after Iran’s seizure of tanker » British Prime Minister Theresa May held an emergency meeting on Monday with top leaders in the UK to consider its response to Iran. That after Iran’s military seized a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz last week. 

Monday morning news: July 22, 2019

Tensions high following Iran seizure of British tanker » The UK is now weighing its next steps after Iran seized a British oil tanker called the Stena Impero last week in the Strait of Hormuz. 

Friday morning news: July 18, 2019

U.S. warship shoots down Iranian drone » A U.S. warship on Thursday shot down an Iranian drone over the Strait of Hormuz. 

Thursday morning news: July 18, 2019

House votes to hold Barr, Ross in contempt of Congress » Democrats in the House voted on Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress. 

Wednesday morning news: July 17, 2019

House passes resolution condemning president’s remarks about congresswoman » Lawmakers in the House passed a resolution Tuesday condemning President Trump’s weekend remarks aimed at several Democratic congresswomen.