Ian Austin: Shame over Labour's 'tolerance' of anti-Semitism

The former minister branded Mr Corbyn an "antisemite and a racist" to his face in the Commons last week after the party's ruling body adopted a new code of conduct on antisemitism denounced by many Jewish groups. Shadow worldwide trade secretary Barr... More..

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World's Oldest Person, Chiyo Miyako, Dies at 117 in Japan
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

World's Oldest Person, Chiyo Miyako, Dies at 117 in Japan

She enjoyed calligraphy, which she had practiced until recently, and loved eating sushi and eel, Guinness said. She claimed the title of world's oldest living person not long before her death. Her husband die...More..

by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Trump Denies He Knew Beforehand of Meeting With Russian Lawyer

Cohen is under federal investigation in NY. Cohen is under criminal investigation in the Southern District of NY because of his business dealings and efforts during the 2016 campaign to suppress negative stor...More..

Beauty brands dump Kuwaiti influencer after ugly words on 'servants'
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Beauty brands dump Kuwaiti influencer after ugly words on 'servants'

An Emirati video blogger has taken up the cudgels for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) following the viral rant of Kuwaiti beauty blogger Sondos Al Qattan against a new policy giving domestic workers in Kuwa...More..

May’s Brexit options narrow after EU tears up her customs plan
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

May’s Brexit options narrow after EU tears up her customs plan

Echoing that and noting May's commitment in March to come up with a so-called backstop wording for a withdrawal treaty to be concluded before Brexit in March, the BSG said: "The backstop remains specific to the...More..

Israeli police raid al-Aqsa mosque after clashes; two dead in Gaza
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Israeli police raid al-Aqsa mosque after clashes; two dead in Gaza

It includes the Al-Aqsa mosque and the Dome of the Rock, and is the holiest site in Judaism and the third holiest in Islam. Al Aqsa compound, also revered by Jews as a vestige of their two ancient temples, ...More..

by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Trump Denies He Knew Of His Son's Trump Tower Meeting With Russians

However, Rivera added that it is a "shaky proposition" that Trump had knowledge of a Trump Tower meeting between son Donald Jr. and a Russian national, as Cohen has posited. Trump's son Don Jnr, son-in-law J...More..

Worcester 'acid attack': Five men are charged
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Worcester 'acid attack': Five men are charged

In an unusual move for the United Kingdom, police said they would not release their names "for legal reasons". The incident occurred at a home goods store in the city of Worcester, about 100 miles northwe...More..

by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Brussels deals blow to Theresa May's big Brexit idea

Barnier has welcomed parts of her blueprint, which would see Britain ask the European Union for a free trade area for goods through a "facilitated customs arrangement" alongside a "common rulebook". He highli...More..

by | Friday, July 27, 2018

'I did not know': Trump denies knowledge of 2016 meeting with Russians

President Donald Trump on Friday denied his longtime personal attorney Michael Cohen's claim that he had prior knowledge of his son's June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer. As many were quick to note ...More..

by | Friday, July 27, 2018

White House bars CNN correspondent from open press event

Putin told reporters at a summit in South Africa that he and Trump needed to meet in person - not chat over the phone - about issues like the Iran nuclear deal, Middle East conflicts and arms control treatie...More..

5th man arrested in suspected acid attack on British boy
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

5th man arrested in suspected acid attack on British boy

They have been described as members of the traveller community by neighbours. The source said: "When they lived together in Wolverhampton she wore a full veil". At first we thought it might about a robbery bu...More..

Facebook suspends InfoWars host Alex Jones' account for 30 days
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Facebook suspends InfoWars host Alex Jones' account for 30 days

Variety reported that Facebook received reports on four different videos uploaded to Infowars' Facebook pages. A Facebook spokesperson confirmed in an email to Mashable that it has issued the time-out t...More..

Stormy Daniels' husband appears in court in divorce case
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Stormy Daniels' husband appears in court in divorce case

Derek Myers is the interim editor-in-chief at the Fayette Advocate who told TMZ one involved officer would openly say "Make America Great Again", and another had a Twitter "shrine" to the POTUS. Preceding t...More..

Trump tempers Iran rhetoric, says he's ready for new deal
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Trump tempers Iran rhetoric, says he's ready for new deal

As he went through his usual greatest hits, Trump turned his ire towards the press and said "don't believe the crap you see from these people, the fake news". This comes one day after the Senate confirmed Robe...More..

by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Did We Just Dodge a Trade War With Europe? - Hit & Run

The U.S. and European Union also will work together to reform the World Trade Organization and address unfair trading practices, they said in a joint statement . "Engaging is unilateralism or protectionism is ...More..

Twitter says it doesn't 'shadow ban' after Trump tweet
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Twitter says it doesn't 'shadow ban' after Trump tweet

Trump did not, however, provide any evidence to that effect. The tweet came after a story in Vice magazine said prominent Republicans such as Republican Party chair Ronna McDaniel were not showing up in one...More..

Putin Says He's 'Ready' to Go to Washington
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Putin Says He's 'Ready' to Go to Washington

Trump initially invited Putin to Washington, D.C., in the fall to follow up on their summit in Helsinki, Finland , which was widely criticized for the us president's refusal to publicly confront the Russian le...More..

by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Facebook stops InfoWars host posting for 30 days

On Thursday, Fox News Tucker Carlson defended Alex Jones by somehow drawing a connection between the Infowars conspiracy theorist and his former employee at the Daily Caller, now-CNN reporter Kaitlan Colli...More..

Colombian Cartel Puts $70,000 Price On The Head Of Drug-Sniffing Dog
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Colombian Cartel Puts $70,000 Price On The Head Of Drug-Sniffing Dog

The Urabeños, considered the country's most powerful criminal organisation, offered the bounty after the German shepherd found nearly 10 tonnes of the cartel's cocaine. In a tweet, the anti-narcotics division o...More..

Japan heatwave declared natural disaster as death toll mounts
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Japan heatwave declared natural disaster as death toll mounts

More than 30,000 people have been admitted to the hospital for heatstroke, and at least 77 deaths have been registered in the past two weeks, including a 6-year-old boy in Aichi prefecture who died last Tuesday...More..

NJ Radio Station Suspends Hosts for Racial Insensitivity
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

NJ Radio Station Suspends Hosts for Racial Insensitivity

Listeners can hear Dennis Malloy and Judi Franco on "The Dennis & Judi Show" use the names in reference to Gurbir Grewal , the nation's first Sikh state attorney general, while discussing his decision to te...More..

Japan hangs 6 more members of cult behind subway gas attack
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Japan hangs 6 more members of cult behind subway gas attack

The main attack on Tokyo killed 13 people and injured at least 5,800 people, shattering the nation's myth of public safety. Those executions left six remaining Aum members on death row. Named Aum Shinrikyo...More..

YouTube removes videos from conspiracy theorist Alex Jones - Infowars website
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

YouTube removes videos from conspiracy theorist Alex Jones - Infowars website

Although YouTube finds Jones' content objectionable enough to delete, it continues earning money from it by placing ads on the channels he and InfoWars run on the platform. However, the video-sharing platform q...More..

14 victims in Toronto mass shooting, one dead
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

14 victims in Toronto mass shooting, one dead

The suspect armed with a handgun opened fire on a stretch of Danforth Avenue filled with restaurants and family-friendly attractions in the city's Greektown neighbourhood, the Special Investigations Unit said...More..

Ryan opposes GOP effort to impeach Rosenstein
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Ryan opposes GOP effort to impeach Rosenstein

Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) were ramping up their impeachment efforts. The House is scheduled to leave for that recess Thursday. He also said he is encouraged by progress on the document production. Time is up and the...More..

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for the region
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for the region

The storm may generate damaging wind gusts ranging from 20 to 40 km/h, said the weather agency. Small hail, torrential downpours, and frequent lightning may also be associated. Additionally, strong winds can to...More..

Fourth batch of Syria refugees leave Lebanon
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Fourth batch of Syria refugees leave Lebanon

According to the Al Mayadeen television channel, it is the forth and the biggest group of Syrians who want to return to their homes in the mountainous Western Qalamoun area some 60 kilometers of Damascus. The a...More..

Ferguson Fire swells to 43,299 acres after burning 1,723 acres overnight
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Ferguson Fire swells to 43,299 acres after burning 1,723 acres overnight

William Blodgett of Idyllwild said he couldn't get home because of the flames and had to wait along with others at a gas station in nearby Mountain Center - until the fire hopped a highway and began to move in ...More..

Frantic search for missing begins after devastating Greek wildfires
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Frantic search for missing begins after devastating Greek wildfires

According to Maliri, 82 people remained in the hospital on Tuesday night, including 10 adults needing respiratory assistance and nearly a dozen children. USA military officials told The Associated Press Wedne...More..