Muslim, Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, was arrested on the accusation that he was training eleven children to commit school shootings. Wahhaj is the father of a boy who went missing in Georgia after he told the boy’s mother that he wanted to perform an exorcism on the child. The remains of a boy were found on the compound.
No evidence confirming Russia’s involvement has yet been released. The first wave of sanctions will ban licenses for export to Russia of sensitive national security goods. The second set downgrades diplomatic relations, suspends Aeroflot’s ability to fly to the US, and nearly all exports and imports will be cut.
Changes in forest management policies under Bill Clinton’s administration that reduced logging to protect old growth trees and the spotted owl is the major cause of worsening wildfires. Experts agree that a century of fire suppression has caused forests to become overgrown and filled with dead wood and debris that easily ignites in dry summer heat.