Ukraine retracts Iranian plane crash statement

A Ukrainian passenger plane crashed shortly after liftoff from Tehran’s capital on Wednesday morning, just hours after Iran launched a series of ballistic missile attacks on U.S. military bases. One America’s Chanel Rion has more from Washington.

WATCH: Dymitri Firtash scandal exposes media hypocrisy

The mainstream media has been in an uproar over a Ukrainian oligarch’s ties to the president’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani. For the last five years, however, the press has been silent about the oligarch’s decision to hire Democrat Lanny Davis to serve as his chief press spokesman in the U.S. One America’s Richard Pollock has more on the double standard from Washington.