41 dead as Russian plane bursts into flames on landing

41 dead as Russian plane bursts into flames on landingDramatic footage that went viral on social media showed Aeroflot’s Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft crash-landing and then speeding along the runway at Sheremetyevo international airport on Sunday, flames pouring from its fuselage. “There were 78 people including crew members on board the plane,” which was bound for the northwestern city of Murmansk, Russia’s Investigative Committee said in a statement. Eleven people were injured, Dmitry Matveyev, the Moscow region’s health minister said earlier in the day.

Joe Biden Pivots to Courting Black Voters in South Carolina

Joe Biden Pivots to Courting Black Voters in South Carolina“We’ve got Jim Crow sneaking back in,” the former vice president said Saturday at a rally in Columbia, comparing new restrictions on voting to the racial segregation laws of the past. Biden is capping his first week as an official candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination with a weekend trip to the Palmetto State. Both groups will be key to Democrats’ chances of defeating President Donald Trump in 2020.