- Making News: Update on the Investigation in London
Police in Britain shot a man to death in a subway this morning and said the incident was related to yesterday's aborted bombings. As he released closed-circuit TV pictures of four suspects, London Police Commissioner Ian Blair and Deputy Commissioner Andy Hayman appealed for public assistance. Police officials did not take any questions today from reporters. Gordon Corera, security correspondent for the BBC, updates the rare shooting.
- Reporter's Notebook: It Looks Like Lance's Lucky Seven
Lance Armstrong has yet to win any of the 19 stages held so far in this year's Tour de France, but his cumulative performance has him comfortably ahead of the pack. Still, tomorrow's a big day if he's is to win it all for the seventh year in a row. Saturday's time trial will determine riders' standings before Sunday's final ride into Paris. Cycling correspondent Jeremy Whittle is the author of Le Tour: A Century of the Tour De France.
FROM THIS EPISODE
More From To the Point
Special: ‘Trump Baby’ flies over Big Ben… President Trump flies to Europe this week for meetings with NATO, the Queen and Russia’s President Putin. But the president won’t be the only Trump flying when he lands in the UK. An enormous, orange “Trump baby” balloon, complete with a diaper and cell phone is set to float just above the streets of London, for all to see. What else do British protestors have in store?
On the road to SCOTUS: Politics trumps the law Conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation looks highly likely, but crucial issues won’t go away. The Supreme Court may see cases involving abortion, health care and the limits of presidential power. Can Democrats use upcoming hearings to dramatize what’s at stake--before November’s elections?
Politics and ‘incivility’ One Democrat wants Trump aides confronted in public over separating immigrant families. But her party’s leaders call that “incivility.” The question is: does moderation accomplish real change -- or is it a smokescreen for the status quo? When it comes to achieving racial equality, what’s worked and what hasn’t?
Family migration and the politics of incivility Separating immigrant families at the border may be something new, but the US has never extended the “Good Neighbor Policy” to Central America. Clinton and Bush discouraged newcomers, and Obama was called, “Deporter in Chief.” We’ll provide context ignored in mainstream media coverage.
LATEST BLOG POSTS
In Malibu, a Section 8 voucher gives one man a place to live Malibu is known for ultra luxury housing, like celebrity beach mansions and hidden canyon estates. But one homeowner recently began renting a back house to the city’s first-ever Section 8… Read More
Sen. Kamala Harris on opposing Judge Kavanaugh California Senator Kamala Harris will vote against Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court, and she will not change her mind. “A tiger can always change its stripes. But… Read More