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US Not Taking Sides in Iraqi-Kurdish Skirmishes

The United States, which has supported Iraqi forces and helped train Kurdish fighters, is urging calm in the skirmish over Kirkuk. President Donald Trump weighed in Monday saying Washington will “not take sides” in the clashes. VOA Pentagon correspondent Carla Babb has more. … Read the referenced story here: US Not Taking Sides in Iraqi-Kurdish Skirmishes

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NYC, London police taking fresh look at Weinstein claims

NEW YORK (AP) — Police detectives in New York City and London are taking a fresh look into sexual assault allegations against Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein. New York Police Department spokesman Peter Donald said Thursday that investigators are trying to determine whether there were any additional complaints involving Weinstein, now embroiled in a sex abuse scandal. That includes reviewing police files to see if any women previously reported being assaulted or harassed by him. So far, no filed complaints have been found, he said, … Read the referenced┬ástory here:…

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NYC police taking fresh look at Weinstein sex assault claims

NEW YORK (AP) — Police detectives are taking a fresh look into sexual assault allegations against Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein. New York Police Department spokesman Peter Donald said Thursday that investigators are trying to determine whether there were any additional complaints involving Weinstein, now embroiled in a sex abuse scandal. That includes reviewing police files to see if any women previously reported being assaulted or harassed by him. So far, no filed complaints have been found, he said, other than one well-known case that … Read the referenced┬ástory here:…

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