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Watertown man charged with unlawful imprisonment, assault, resisting arrest

WATERTOWN — City police on Tuesday charged Gene D. Rivers III, 32, 177 Mechanic St., with second-degree unlawful imprisonment, assault with the intent to cause physical injury and resisting arrest, all class A misdemeanors.

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-08-15 17:52:00

Police charge several people with DWI, related offenses

Aric James Donaldson, 26, of 99108 Forrest Drive, was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving a motor vehicle on a sidewalk and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. Under state law, a blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher constitutes intoxication. Aggravat

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-08-16 05:15:00

Trump boasts about ‘great new trade deals.’ So far, he hasn’t finalized any.

© Hans Pennink/APPresident Donald Trump speaks before signing the $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain during a ceremony Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Fort Drum, N.Y. (Hans Pennink/AP)

MSN.COM - 2018-08-16 02:30:49

Appointed leader resigns from foreign aid agency used to give jobs to Trump supporters

Robert Blau, a retired Foreign Service officer and speechwriter for Trump’s presidential campaign, was named vice president of operations at theMillennium Challenge Corporationin May 2017. He assumed the duties of the chief executive in May of this year, after the Senate failed to move on Trump’s no

WASHINGTON POST - 2018-08-15 12:48:00

Fort Drum hosting joint mass casualty exercise

FORT DRUM — Officials of Fort Drum and 10th Mountain Division emergency response personnel, along with civilian responders, will hold a joint mass casualty exercise today and Thursday.

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-08-15 05:15:00

Analysis | The Energy 202: How to get Trump to sign climate legislation? Put it in a defense bill.

On Monday, Trump signed into lawa defense authorization billthat will spur the U.S. military to guard its infrastructure against rising sea levels and other changes expected from global warming. While much of the rest of the federal bureaucracy, notably the Environmental Protection Agency, tries to

WASHINGTON POST

Rural Immersion Program shows students rural needs in health care

The Rural Immersion Program will introduce students in health fields to rural areas of New York that face shortages of physicians and qualified health professionals. Over the course of six days, students will shadow and engage with a variety of professionals at the hospital. Additionally, students w

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-08-16 05:15:00

What happened overnight? Police blotter report for Tuesday, Aug. 14

Gerald A. Woodard III, 22, of 150 Stone St., Apt. 2, Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 3:48 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, in the 300 block of Stone Street with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a felony, fourth-degree criminal mischief, second-degree reckless endangerment and second

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Trump signs defense policy bill with watered-down China measures - Khmer Times

FORT DRUM, NY, (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump signed a $716 billion defense policy bill on Monday that authorizes military spending and includes watered-down controls on US government contracts with China’s ZTE Corp and Huawei Technologies Co Ltd.

KHMERTIMESKH.COM - 2018-08-15 00:53:15

President Trump Arrives in Watertown

WATERTOWN - President Trump exits Air Force One and greets incumbent Republican Congresswoman Elise Sefanik (NY-21) before he is scheduled to sign the National Defense Authorization Act--Vice President Mike Pence will observe the bill signing at Fort Drum, in Watertown. Trump is then scheduled to de

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Dexter woman charged with aggravated DWI

WATERTOWN — Sherry A. Ayen, 53, of 24979 Road 416, Dexter, was charged by city police at 6:30 p.m. Monday in a Washington Street parking lot with aggravated driving while intoxicated.

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-08-14 14:02:00

Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain_ doesn’t mention him

The Associated PressFORTDRUM,N.Y.(AP) —PresidentDonald Trumpon Monday signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named forJohn McCainbut included no mention in his remarks of theRepublicansenator, who is battling brain cancer at home inArizona.

RADIO EGYPT

President Trump visits Fort Drum: Live updates

President Trump left his Bedminster vacation for a busy day on the road Monday, first to Fort Drum, New York, where he will delivers remarks and signs the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act.

CNN

Watertown man accused of shooting man with BB gun

WATERTOWN — Gerald A. Woodard III, 22, of 150 Stone St., Apt. 2, was charged by city police on Tuesday with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a felony, and misdemeanor charges of fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree reckless endangerment as well as second-degree harassment,

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-08-14 14:05:00

Watertown police department make plans for pending retirements

The move will prevent the department from being understaffed, as it takes nearly a year from the time that a recruit goes through the hiring process, the 27-week police academy and 14 weeks of field training, the chief said.

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-08-15 05:15:00

Trump Talks for 28 Minutes on Bill Named for John McCain. Not Mentioned: McCain.

WASHINGTON — If President Trump had wanted to make a gracious mention of John McCain, the ailing Republican senator from Arizona, he could have done it on Monday, when the president signed the $716 billion military spending bill named in Mr. McCain’s honor.He didn’t.Standing in front of soldiers and

NEW YORK TIMES

Fort Drum man charged with aggravated DWI, another with disorderly conduct

Aric James Donaldson, 26, of 99108 Forrest Drive, was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving a motor vehicle on a sidewalk and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. Under state law, a blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher constitutes intoxication. Aggravat

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM

Several motorists charged with DWI

■Silvio Semedo, 29, Fort Drum, was charged at 1:43 a.m. Saturday by Watertown police with DWI and a right-of-way violation on the 300 block of State Street. Mr. Semedo’s blood-alcohol content was reported to be 0.11 percent.

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM

Trump Continues to Talk Up Space Force As He Signs FY2019 NDAA

In a ceremony at Fort Drum, NY, today, President Donald Trump signed into the law the FY2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Coming just four days after Vice President Mike Pence laid out the Administration’s goal to create a Department of the Space Force in next year’s NDAA, the Preside

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Watertown man accused of harassing woman with 49 phone calls

James Alan Johnson, 47, of 307 Waltham St., was asked to stop communicating with Catherine Chipp, but he continued to send her threatening text messages and phone calls on Aug. 3.

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM