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Senator: Thousand National Guard Troops Headed To Mexico Border

Posted On July 21, 2014

(McAllen, TX) -- There are reports Texas will send a thousand National Guard troops to the Mexican border. McAllen state Senator Juan Hinojosa tells Texas-based newspaper "The Monitor" that Governor Rick Perry will make the announcement this afternoon in Austin. Hinojosa is accusing Perry of trying to politicize the issue to make a point. Perry…

NASA Renaming Building To Honor Neil Armstrong

Posted On July 21, 2014

(Cape Canaveral, FL) -- The two surviving crew members of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon return to the Kennedy Space Center this morning where a building is being renamed to honor the late Neil Armstrong. The Operations and Checkout Building is being renamed to honor the first man to walk on the moon…

American, New Jersey Native On Malaysia Airlines Flight

Posted On July 21, 2014

(Undated) -- The only American identified so far as a victim of the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine was born in New Jersey. Quinn Lucas Schansman moved to the Netherlands when he was five. The 19-year-old had dual Dutch-American citizenship. Meanwhile, Dutch investigators are in eastern Ukraine at a train station where…

Putin Pledges Russia Will Work To End Ukraine Conflict

Posted On July 21, 2014

(Donetsk, Ukraine) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin promises that Russia will do everything possible to end the Ukraine conflict. A statement by Putin posted on the Kremlin's website early Monday also calls for diplomatic negotiations to resolve the situation. Meanwhile, Republican Congressman Peter King of New York told CBS' "Face The Nation" it's clear pro-Russian…

Dutch Investigators Arrive In Ukraine

Posted On July 21, 2014

(Donetsk) -- Dutch investigators are in eastern Ukraine to survey the devastation left from last week's downing of a packed civilian airliner. About two-thirds of the nearly 300 people on the plane were from the Netherlands. A Dutch forensics official says a train carrying victims of the Malaysian airliner crash will travel to a place…