HuffPost Morning Email: June 6th, 2017

HuffPost Morning Email: Trump doubles down on criticism of London mayor.

Tuesday, June 6

TRUMP ESCALATES BARBS WITH LONDON MAYOR Two of the three suspects in the latest London terror attack have been identified, and one of them was the subject of a jihadi documentaryTwo of the seven victims killed have also been publicly identified. President Donald Trump doubled down on his criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan, forcing a comment defending the mayor from British Prime Minister Theresa May. Khan responded by reiterating his position that Trump should not be welcomed​ on a state visit. Here’s why the president’s comments concern terrorism experts. And Uber refunded fares after being excoriated over surge pricing during the London terror attack [HuffPost]


REPORT: RUSSIA TRIED TO HACK VOTING OFFICIALS IN 2016 “Russian military intelligence executed a cyberattack on at least one U.S. voting software supplier and sent spear-phishing emails to more than 100 local election officials just days before last November’s presidential election, according to a highly classified intelligence report obtained by The Intercept.” The FBI has arrested the federal contractor suspected of leaking the NSA report. [The Intercept]


DEATH TOLL FROM KABUL TERROR ATTACK REACHES 150 Making it the deadliest attack in Afghanistan’s capital since the Taliban was ousted in 2001. [Reuters]


6 DEAD FOLLOWING ORLANDO BUSINESS SHOOTING “Disgruntled employee” John Robert Neumann Jr returned to Fiamma Incorporated, a Florida company that makes RV accessories, several months after being fired. He shot five people dead, injured seven more and then killed himself. [HuffPost]




‘HOW CARS AND TRUCKS BECAME TOOLS FOR TERRORISTS’ “The unpredictability of the attacks, and their low-tech nature, are a challenge for authorities and a boon for extremists.” [HuffPost]



THE ONE LOVE MANCHESTER CONCERT RAISED $3.5 MILLION And counting for the victims of the May 22 terror attack. [HuffPost]


SEN. AL FRANKEN HAS BAILED ON HIS BILL MAHER INTERVIEW Following Maher’s controversial racial slur and apology. [HuffPost]


ALL OF THE APPLE NEWS YOU NEED TO KNOW From the new “HomePod” to Macs blocking those pesky autoplay videos and thenine iOS 11 features to be excited about. [HuffPost]


THIS MOM’S RANT ABOUT SWIM MEETS Sums up everything about our summer experiences as a child. [HuffPost]


EMMY-VOTING IN THE ‘ERA OF PEAK TV’ How do you choose between Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman? [Vanity Fair]


WHY OPRAH CONFUSED FENNEL AND DILL And how to tell the difference. [HuffPost]



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