Trump Bump: Starburst Outburst At The G7 Summit 06/22/2018

According to Eurasia Group President Ian Bremner, Trump chose to throw starburst candies onto the table in front of Ms Merkel after an apparent attempt to pressure him into signing a new rules-based worldwide order. Trump initially resisted signing t... More..

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British government moves to calm fears over Brexit bill
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

British government moves to calm fears over Brexit bill

Four Brexit-supporting Labour MPs rebelled against their leadership and backed the Government. Thus, although the vote was still relatively close and Theresa May's leadership ability is constantly being...More..

Trump to sign executive order to end family separations at the border
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Trump to sign executive order to end family separations at the border

But when people come up, they have to know they can't get in. Wednesday's order included the caveat that immigration authorities will not detain families together if "there is a concern that detention of an...More..

Homeland Security drafts plan to end family separation
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Homeland Security drafts plan to end family separation

American issued a statement explaining that the airline had requested that the government "refrain" from using their services. It followed Paul Ryan's announcement that the House of Representatives would ...More..

Supreme Court delays judgments on two partisan gerrymandering cases
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Supreme Court delays judgments on two partisan gerrymandering cases

The lower court had declined to take that step, disagreeing with Republicans that using the Democratic-drawn map would result in "a manifest and irreparable injury". However, the Court still left a window aja...More..

California couple accused of torturing malnourished children to stand trial
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

California couple accused of torturing malnourished children to stand trial

That chilling 911 call was made public Wednesday as part of a preliminary hearing in the case against David and Louise Turpin , the California couple accused of holding their 13 children captive in a "hous...More..

Koko the Gorilla Dead at 46
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Koko the Gorilla Dead at 46

The female western lowland gorilla , which gained fame for its mastery of "gorilla sign language ", died peacefully in her sleep at the Gorilla Foundation's preserve in California , the foundation said . ...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Obama Blasts Trump For 'Ripping Children From Their Parents' Arms'

The policy had led to a spike in family separations in recent weeks, with more than 2,300 minors separated from their families at the border from May 5 through June 9, according to Homeland Security. "I think...More..

Man arrested in rapper XXXTentacion's shooting death
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Man arrested in rapper XXXTentacion's shooting death

Information on what led to the arrest or suspicion of his guilt in the death of X, whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy , has not yet been revealed. Williams has been repeatedly arrested and had been on p...More..

Melania Trump wears ‘I really don’t care’ jacket to visit DETAINED children
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Melania Trump wears ‘I really don’t care’ jacket to visit DETAINED children

Some mothers were deported without their kids. "Today's visit w the children in Texas impacted @ FLOTUS greatly". 'It is an affront as the senior senator of this state that an agency head would tell me t...More..

Peter Fonda apologises for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Peter Fonda apologises for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

Stephanie Grisham , the first lady's communications director, said in a statement to The Hill that the Secret Service was notified on Wednesday after Fonda tweeted about Baron Trump . Ironically, as Fonda ca...More..

North Dakota lawmakers react to President's Executive Order
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

North Dakota lawmakers react to President's Executive Order

Both House bills, backed by Trump but opposed by Democrats and immigration advocacy groups, would fund the wall Trump has proposed along the US border with Mexico and reduce legal migration, in part by denying ...More..

After Trump-Kim Summit, Japan To Halt Missile Drills
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

After Trump-Kim Summit, Japan To Halt Missile Drills

Mattis also said he had no update on when North Korea might return additional remains of USA servicemen killed during the Korean War, something Kim Jong Un pledged as part of the agreement in Singapore . T...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

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 l...More..

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..

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..

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..

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..