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Off-duty Navy sailor blocks Dubai rape attempt with leg stranglehold

A female off-duty U.S. Navy sailor who was attacked by a bus driver in Dubai wrestled her would-be rapist into submission with a leg strangle hold, according to court testimony on Tuesday reported by The National. The woman, whose identity was not disclosed, was on 24-hour shore leave on Jan.…

WATCH LIVE: Obama remarks on military deaths, S&P downgrade

President Obama will deliver a statement Monday on the deaths of the U.S. Navy Seals and Special Forces members in Afghanistan, and the downgrading of the U.S. credit by Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services. Remarks are expected to begin after 1 p.m. ET. Watch this live video from MSNBC, broadcast…