National News Snippets – “Trump Exonerated”, YouTube Shooting, Four Marines Killed

Reports: “Trump Exonerated” 

Special counsel Robert Mueller told President Trump’s attorneys in March the president is not considered a criminal target, The Washington Post reported Thursday.
He isn’t a target, meaning that there isn’t evidence linking him to any crime. Some media outlets are now reporting that President Trump has been exonerated.

YouTube Shooting

A California woman, identified as Nasim Najafi Aghdam, 39, of San Diego, walked into YouTube’s headquarters and shot three people before turning the gun herself, according to the San Bruno Police Department.
Aghdam was allegedly angry with the company, for what she perceived as the filtering of her videos and the demonetization of her channel, according to reports.
It appears the channels have now been completely removed by the company, citing policy violations.

Four Marines Killed In Helicopter Crash Near San Diago

A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter crashed near El Centro, California, Tuesday afternoon, during a routine training mission.
“Four crew members were aboard” the CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter, the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing said in a statement. “The status of all four is presumed dead pending positive identification.”
The helicopter went down at about 2:35 p.m. California time.



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