Trump Directs Administration To Reunite Children Separated From Parents

It's not clear how long it will take and whether the children will be transferred to family detention facilities with their parents. The "court ordered loopholes" comment references a 1997 court decision that limits how long an immigrant child can be... More..

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Koko, the California gorilla who mastered sign language, has died aged 46
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Koko, the California gorilla who mastered sign language, has died aged 46

Koko would've turned 47 on July 4. Williams, another San Francisco Bay area legend, met Koko in 2001 and called it a "mind-altering experience". Koko's vocabulary eventually doubled. The foundation paid ...More..

Suspect Arrested in Murder of XXXTentacion
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Suspect Arrested in Murder of XXXTentacion

A suspect has been arrested in the murder of rapper XXXTentacion . Following XXXTentacion's death, an old video has been circulated of the rapper saying that he was still alive and that his apparent "dea...More..

DOJ asks judge to remove 20-day limit on detaining immigrant families
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

DOJ asks judge to remove 20-day limit on detaining immigrant families

However, those caught will continue to face misdemeanor charges. Sitting in the Oval Office June 20, Trump signed an executive order that directed the Homeland Security Department to "maintain custody of al...More..

Brexit: 'You are not alone', Juncker tells Irish government
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Brexit: 'You are not alone', Juncker tells Irish government

Guy Verhofstadt said the Government's position that the backstop of continuing United Kingdom alignment with the EU customs union would cease by the end of 2021 if no other solution was found left him "puzzled"...More..

Italian interior minister takes aim at Roma with census
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Italian interior minister takes aim at Roma with census

He claimed that they are the countries of origin from which criminals in Italian prisons are most numerous and added that Italy would "unfortunately" have to keep Roma found to have Italian nationality. Salvi...More..

Macron rips sassy teen for calling him by nickname: 'You should behave'
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Macron rips sassy teen for calling him by nickname: 'You should behave'

The shaggy-haired high schooler was waiting to meet Macron during an official visit to Paris celebrating members of the French Resistance who fought against Nazis during World War II . "You address me as "Mr...More..

Trump stops family separation, but continues 'zero tolerance'
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump stops family separation, but continues 'zero tolerance'

Trump had vigorously defended his "zero tolerance" policy on illegal migrants, saying it was his response to obsolete laws, and needed to secure the southern borders of the U.S. The group also filed a class-act...More..

Xi Jinping meets Kim Jong Un in Beijing
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Xi Jinping meets Kim Jong Un in Beijing

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping raise a toast in Beijing, China , in this undated photo released June 20, 2018 by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency. Mr Xi offe...More..

Israeli aircraft strike Hamas targets in Gaza…
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Israeli aircraft strike Hamas targets in Gaza…

Soldiers used rubber-coated steel bullets, tear gas canisters, and stun grenades against the locals, however, no injuries were reported. During the bombings, Palestinian militants fired three rockets into sou...More..

Gorilla Known For Learning Sign Language, Koko, Has Died
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Gorilla Known For Learning Sign Language, Koko, Has Died

Koko was born July 4, 1971 at the San Francisco Zoo. When she appeared on the cover of National Geographic in 1978, the world was stunned to learn of the western lowland gorilla's ability to learn numerous s...More..

Priest loses his temper and slaps a baby during baptism
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Priest loses his temper and slaps a baby during baptism

The clergyman begins to look irritated at the loud noise and raises his voice to be heard over the baby's crying, apparently speaking directly to the child. Calm down". The family remained quiet for a few momen...More..

Britain stops short of criticising USA immigration policy
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Britain stops short of criticising USA immigration policy

She confirmed that Donald Trump would still be welcomed to the United Kingdom as part of a planned visit later this year, and said she would raise her objections with the US President among a "range of issues...More..

Time Magazine Cover Features Trump And Migrant Toddler
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Time Magazine Cover Features Trump And Migrant Toddler

The young girl on the cover comes from a photo taken by Getty photographer John Moore at the southern border. Seeking asylum, the Honduran girl was seen crying and looking up at her mother as she was searc...More..

Brexit voters would rather lose Northen Ireland than remain in the EU
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Brexit voters would rather lose Northen Ireland than remain in the EU

Advances have been made in a number of areas, such as customs, Value-Added Tax and nuclear waste regulation. Mr Barnier said: "They seek to blame us into the consequences of their choice". Furthermore, accor...More..

Koko the famously social gorilla dies in California
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Koko the famously social gorilla dies in California

Video footage from that time shows Patterson playing games with the baby gorilla and teaching her how to sign. Koko and The Gorilla Foundation then moved to Santa Cruz Mountains. Koko was also famous for he...More..

Trump To Sign Executive Order To End Family Separation At Border
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump To Sign Executive Order To End Family Separation At Border

That's what he did on Wednesday. The policy has separated a reported 2,400 children from their families since late 2016. "I did not like the sight of families being separated", Trump said, but added his tea...More..

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud

Last year, Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit announced that he was considering charging Mrs Netanyahu over the allegations following a long-running investigation, which has been the subject of intense specula...More..

Trump Signs Order to End Family Separation Policy
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump Signs Order to End Family Separation Policy

The other is a compromise bill that would end family separations, protect so-called Dreamer immigrants brought to the country illegally as children, pay for boosted border security, and curtail legal immigrati...More..

Summer and winter solstice celebrations
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Summer and winter solstice celebrations

The Summer Solstice 2018 occurs on Thursday, June 21 , at 06:07 a.m. EST and 3:07 a.m. PST. Revellers participate in the summer solstice gathering at Stonehenge , Salisbury (EPA/WILL OLIVER). And whil...More..

US Senate approves bill that could block F35 transfer to Turkey
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

US Senate approves bill that could block F35 transfer to Turkey

Armed Forces have begun on the line between (the Turkish-controlled) area and Manbij", Turkey's armed forces said on Twitter. State-run news agency Anadolu , headquartered in the capital, Ankara , said th...More..

Israel arrests former government minister for Iran spying
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Israel arrests former government minister for Iran spying

According to the investigation, Segev was an Iranian intelligence agent and was first contacted by two Iranian intelligence agents in 2012. The Shin Bet security service said in a June 18 statement that G...More..

Memorial to murdered Australian comedian Eurydice Dixon vandalised as thousands join vigils
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Memorial to murdered Australian comedian Eurydice Dixon vandalised as thousands join vigils

A Victoria police spokesman said police had found the paint during routine patrols of the park about 3.50am on Monday morning. 'It is just prudent common sense to say to young women don't walk across a dark...More..

Trump reverses family separation policy after backlash
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump reverses family separation policy after backlash

It comes amid widespread condemnation of President Trump's zero-tolerance policy on migrants at the U.S. southern border after emotive footage showed deeply distressed children crying for their families. It w...More..

Russian Federation raises alarm against Donald Trump’s plans for militarising space
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Russian Federation raises alarm against Donald Trump’s plans for militarising space

But Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., a senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and the ranking Democrat on the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, said on Twitter that only Congress can...More..

by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump’s executive order on family separations: 3 things it doesn’t do

It's absurd to turn around and fight Flores when the problem is the draconian policy that requires mass housing, feeding and care of immigrant families. In the House, GOP leaders scrambled Tuesday to produce ...More..

Kilauea volcano continues spewing lava from active fissure in Hawaii
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Kilauea volcano continues spewing lava from active fissure in Hawaii

They note the eruption includes fountains of lava shooting several hundred feet high, ash and toxic gases in the air and lava covering roads, electricity lines and neighborhoods. An urgent update from the US...More..

Pentagon suspends planning for joint drills with S. Korea in August - USA
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Pentagon suspends planning for joint drills with S. Korea in August - USA

The South Korean leader also said he and Putin have a shared vision on the prospects of building peace and achieving prosperity on the Eurasian continent. They met again on May 26 on the North Korean side of Pa...More..

Government wins 'meaningful vote' Brexit battle
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Government wins 'meaningful vote' Brexit battle

Tory Brexit rebel Dominic Grieve caved in to the government this afternoon, following a protracted battle to secure what many Brexiteers suspect was a covert plot to reverse the referendum result. "You can not ...More..

New Zealand Prime Minister enters hospital for birth of first child
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

New Zealand Prime Minister enters hospital for birth of first child

Ms Ardern took office as New Zealand's third female prime minister previous year and announced in January she was expecting a baby with her partner, television fishing show presenter Clarke Gayford. 'I am able ...More..