TSA agents attacked with machete, wasp spray


COVER. WATCH THAT.>>DO YOU HAVE ANY IDEA?>>A SCENE AT NEW ORLEANS ARMSTRONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AS AN INJURED TSA OFFICER IS WHEELED AWAY ON A STRETCHER. AFTER A MAN ATTACKED SECURITY STAFF AT A CHECKPOINT. >>HE WALKED DOWN TO TSA PRELINE, ENCOUNTERED THE TSA OFFICER THAT WERE CHECKING THE BOARDING PASSES WITH THE SCANNING MACHINE TO BE SCANNED. HE WAS CHALLENGED AT THAT POINT IN TIME BY THE TSA OFFICER. THE RESPONSE WAS THAT HE PULLED A CAN OF WASP SPRAY AND STRAYED THE OFFICER IN THE FACE. >>POLICE SAY THAT THE SUSPECT IDENTIFIED AT 62-YEAR-OLD RICHARD WHITE ENCOUNTERED TWO MORE AGENTS AND STARTED TO SWING A MACHETE. IT CONTINUED THROUGH THE SECURITY AREA UNTIL THE SUSPECT WAS SHOOT THREE TIMES BY A JEFFERSON PARISH DEPUTY. WHITE IS TAKEN TO A HOSPITAL AND UNDERWENT SURGERY. POLICE SAY THAT A SHOT ALSO HIT A TSA OFFICER THAT WAS BEING CHASE BID THE SUSPECT. THE INJURY IS NOT LIFE THR THREATENING. THE INCIDENT SENT THEM SCR SCRAMBLING TO SAFETY AND SHUT DOWN FOR A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME.>>WE DO NOT KNOW IF THIS MEMBER WAS TRAVEL WERE OF THE PUBLIC. WE SUSPECT NOT. HE HAS BEEN A TAXI DRIVER AND RECENTLY RECEIVED A CHAUFFEURS LICENSE AND HAS LITTLE NO OR CRIMINAL ACTIVITY. >>THE INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING , BUT IT LOOKS LIKE AN ISOLATED INCIDENT APPROXIMATE BY AN UNSTABLE INDIVIDUAL. THESE WERE TERRIFYING MOMENTS FOR THE PEOPLE THERE. ON THE ONE HAND YOU HAD THIS MAN SWINGING A MACHETE. TO BRING HIM DOWN THEY STARTED TO FIRE BULLETS, SO JUST TERRIFYING FOR ANYBODY AT THE AIRPORT AT THAT TIME. NOW THE AIRPORT OFFICIALS SAY

Conway defends WH opioid epidemic plan

Conway defends WH opioid epidemic plan


>>LET’S DO IT, RIGHT NOW. >>IN WANING SECONDS, SINCE YOU’RE BEING PULLED AWAY WHAT EXACTLY IS THE PRESIDENT DOING TO FIGHT OPIOID ADDICTION?>>SEVERAL THINGS. HERE AT THE WHITE HOUSE PUT FULL FORCE IN EFFECT HE AND THE VICE PRESIDENT ESTABLISHED THE WHITE HOUSE COMMISSION ON ODOID ADDICTION AND THE DRUG CRISIS. IT IS HEADED BY NEW JERSEY GOVERNOR CHRIS CHRISTIE. A BIPARTISAN COMMISSION. >>YES, AND — >>INCLUDES FORM ARE CONGRESSMAN PATRICK KENNEDY, A VERY OUTSPOKEN RECOVERING ADDICT WHO FIGHTS FOR MENTAL PARITY HERE. NORTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR, DEMOCRATIC GOVERNOR. >>AN IMPRESSIVE COMMISSION. I ASK BECAUSE THIS GOP HEALTH CARE NEW BILL ACTUALLY DOES NOTHING TO ADDRESS THE OPIOID. >>THAT’S NOT FAIR. THAT IS SO NOT FAIR. >>FROM ALL SORTS OF REHABS SAYING THAT HE ARE DISHEARTENED WHAT THEY SEE IN THIS NEW BILL AND IT’S NOT HELPING THEM. >>ALISYN, IT ACTUALLY HELPS NO ONE TO PEDDLE THE FALSE RUMOR THAT THIS HEALTH CARE BILL DOES “NOTHING” TO HELP — >>BEYOND THE COMMISSION. >>HOLD ON. SECOND OF HHS TOM PRICE AND TRAVELLED AROUND TALKING TO LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIRST RESPONDERS, FAITH-BASED EMPLOYERS, FAMILIES THAT SUFFERED. RECOVERY STORIES OF THOSE WHO HAVE SUCCESSFUL UNDERGONE TREATMENT AND HE HAS GIVEN OUT THE GRANTS CLOSE TO HALF A BILLION DOLLARS IN ASSISTANCE TO THESE, THESE DIFFERENT STATES. EVERY STATE RECEIVED ACCORDING TO THEIR NEED AND POPULATION FIGURES. THERE IS FUNDING TO HELP COMBAT THIS BUT IT HAS TO BE A COMBINATION OF INTERDICTION, PREVENT AND TREATMENT AND RECOVERY. YOU NEVER HEAR THE SUCCESS STORIES. YOU COULD FILL UP EVERY SEAT IN YANKEE STADIUM AND THAT AAPPROXIMATES THE NUMBER OF AMERICAN WHO WILL SUCCUMB TO DRUG ADDICTION. >>WE KNOW. EVERY KNOWS SOMEBODY CONNECTED TO SOMEBODY STRUGGLING. >>THERE IS A TENSION, A MULTICABINET ASSAULT ON THIS. IT’S DOJ, HHS, D.O.E. TO EDUCATE OUR YOUTH ON THIS. >>GREAT. >>THE OPIOID ADDICTION IS A GATEWAY TO HEROIN USE, FENTANYL.>>UNDERSTOOD. >>WE’RE SO HAPPY WE HAVE

Pollster eats bug after Trump win

Pollster eats bug after Trump win


>>OKAY. FINALLY, THE BUG, WHAT ABOUT THE BUG?>>CAN YOU SEE THIS?>>YES.>>THIS IS A CAN OF GOURMET STYLE CRICKETS, AND GOURMET FROM THE POINT OF VIEW OF A PET. I’M TOLD THAT — I’M TOLD THAT IT’S A GREAT SOURCE OF PROTEIN AND SO ON. NOW, I SHOULD SAY BEFORE I DO THIS, LET’S CHAT FOR A SECOND. I THINK THAT THE EATING BUG THING IS ITSELF SENSATIONALIST AND KEEPS US OFF OF IMPORTANT POLICY ISSUES, SUCH AS SUPREME COURT APPOINTMENTS, DONALD TRUMP HAD A GREAT CONVERSATION WITH OBAMA AND HE CAN MAKE A GRAND GESTURE LIKE SAY, YOU KNOW WHAT, I’M REPRESENTING ALL THE PEOPLE, I’M GOING TO SHOW EVERYONE WHO I AM AND WHAT I’M MADE OF AND NAME MERRICK GARLAND TO THE SUPREME COURT. TERE ARE THINGS THAT CAN HAPPEN TO BRING THE COUNTRY TOGETHER, I THINK THE BUG THING IS NOT ONE OF THEM. I WANTED TO POINT THAT OUT. NOW, MIKE, YOU REALLY WANT ME TO DO THIS?>>I KIND OF WOULD. LET’S LIKE PUT IT TO BED ONCE AND FOR ALL.>>SURE. OKAY. SO LIKE JOHN THE BAPTIST IN THE WILDERNESS, HE ATE LOCUSTS AND HONEY. SO I REGARD MYSELF AS BEING IN THE WILDERNESS A LITTLE BY, AFTER ALL I WAS WRONG. A LOT OF PEOPLE WERE WRONG, BUT NOBODY ELSE MADE THE PROMISE I DID. AND I’M HOPING THAT WE CAN GET BACK TO DATA AND THINKING THOUGHTFULLY ABOUT POLICY AND ISSUES AND HAVING SAID THAT AND SAYING GOOD MORNING TO EVERYONE OUT THERE ON BOTH SIDES, SEE THIS. HERE IT GOES. OKAY?>>YOU’RE A MAN OF YOUR WORD. DR. WONG. I APPRECIATE — HOW WAS IT, BY THE WAY?>>UM, KIND OF MOSTLY HONEYISH, LITTLE NUTTY. IF IT’S GOOD ENOUGH FOR A SNAKE — >>YOU