Trump says will sign something 'pre-emptive' on immigration border policy

It was dead this week, despite outcry over the border crisis caused by the Trump administration's family separation policy. But with two-thirds of the public saying they opposed breaking up families, and religious leaders including Pope Francis c... More..

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Photographer details the emotional moment that created border photo of crying toddler
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Photographer details the emotional moment that created border photo of crying toddler

An upcoming Time magazine cover will feature a photo illustration of President Donald Trump looking down and a crying toddler looking up, highlighting its story on the US immigration policy . Now - they'r...More..

Kim Jong-un talks denuclearisation on visit to Beijing
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Kim Jong-un talks denuclearisation on visit to Beijing

At his summit with Trump last week in Singapore , Kim pledged to work toward denuclearization in exchange for US security guarantees. Some experts, however, say that recent developments are unlikely to b...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Donald Trump, nervous Republicans scramble for legislative fix to family separation crisis

And some experts said Trump's order to halt the policy of separating children from families caught illegally crossing the Mexican border only created more chaos and confusion. "I thought the whole point of th...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Koko The Sign Language Gorilla Dead At 46

The teaching experiment became part of a larger project at California's Stanford University in 1974. In the late 1990s, Koko participated in an online chat with thousands of people on AOL. Following the a...More..

Suspect arrested in rapper XXXTentacion’s shooting death
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Suspect arrested in rapper XXXTentacion’s shooting death

His Florida lawyer, David Bogenschutz, told USA TODAY that detectives were considering the possibility XXXTentacion was the victim of a random armed robbery: The rapper was driving a $147,000 auto, Bogensch...More..

Kim’s China trip may complicate things for Trump
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Kim’s China trip may complicate things for Trump

It has long proposed a "dual suspension", whereby North Korea stops weapons tests and the US and South Korea stop military drills, to encourage talks. Prior to the Singapore summit, Trump had complained that th...More..

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's wife Sara charged with fraud
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's wife Sara charged with fraud

Hefetz is primarily a state's witness against the prime minister for Case 4000 , the Bezeq-Walla! This is not the first time that the expensive tastes of Sara Netanyahu , 59, have come back to haunt her hus...More..

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

Trump signs executive order to end family separations at border

That means without further action from Congress or the courts, the Trump administration could be forced to again separate the immigrant children from their parents in three weeks. Pressed on the option to use e...More..

by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump is reportedly set to reverse his own administration's family separation policy

On top of the psychological damage inflicted by the forced separation , a new report from the Texas Tribune and Reveal suggests that many are being held in unsafe facilities that have been "accused of se...More..

River of Lava on the Big Island of Hawaii
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

River of Lava on the Big Island of Hawaii

Friday marked the fifth day in a row an quake with a magnitude of 5.0 hit the summit. Heavy vog is blanketing the interior and southern parts of the island, impacting Hilo and wrapping around to Kona through ...More..

Dreamworld ride had other ‘incidents’, inquest told
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Dreamworld ride had other ‘incidents’, inquest told

Detective Sergeant Brown said two operators managed the ride and that there was a stop button on the main control panel. The inquest heard there were no sensors or guides on the ride for operators to determin...More..

Trump meets with lawmakers after Senate blocks China ZTE deal
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump meets with lawmakers after Senate blocks China ZTE deal

After admitting to selling US-made technology to Iran and North Korea, thereby violating U.S. sanctions, ZTE agreed to pay hundreds of millions of dollars in penalties and discipline the employees responsib...More..

S Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks with North
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

S Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks with North

The joint participation in the Asian Games was already agreed upon at the April 27 summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top DPRK leader Kim Jong Un. It could also boost their medal chances." ...More..

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern goes into hospital to give birth
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern goes into hospital to give birth

The Prime Minister's Office confirmed that Ardern arrived at Auckland hospital, with her partner Clarke Gayford, to have her baby, early this morning. 'I am able to do what I'm doing because I have enormous sup...More..

Tesla Model 3 production has been sabotaged, according to CNC ars_ab.settitle(1333565)
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Tesla Model 3 production has been sabotaged, according to CNC ars_ab.settitle(1333565)

Company spokeswoman Gina Antonini declined to comment on the email. According to Musk's email, the unnamed employee claimed he had become disgruntled after failing to receive a promotion. However, he often...More..

Dozens feared dead as overloaded Sumatra ferry sinks
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Dozens feared dead as overloaded Sumatra ferry sinks

At least one person has died and dozens are missing after a ferry carrying 80 people capsized Monday in Indonesia , an official from the national disaster agency said. Jakarta time after leaving Simanindo por...More..

Nikki Haley Pummels UN Human Rights Council - Katie Pavlich
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Nikki Haley Pummels UN Human Rights Council - Katie Pavlich

American Ambassador to the U.N Nicky Haley says she made clear her country would only stay in the council if what she calls "essential reforms were achieved". She also criticized countries which shared U.S. val...More..

Disney CEO Bob Iger Addresses New Fox Bid
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Disney CEO Bob Iger Addresses New Fox Bid

The tie-up "is an extremely compelling proposition for consumers that will allow us to create even more appealing high quality content, expand our direct to consumer offerings, an global presence and deliver mo...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump administration wants Congress to fix immigration loophole, White House says

He instead wanted a bill that would guarantee funding to build his border wall, he told the National Federation of Independent Business. But a defiant Trump sounded unfazed by the mounting pressure to all...More..

Maddow Breaks Down in Tears Reading 'Tender Age' Shelters Story
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Maddow Breaks Down in Tears Reading 'Tender Age' Shelters Story

MSNBC political commentator Rachel Maddow , who hosts "The Rachel Maddow Show", had barely read a few words of The Associated Press' story when she began crying. "Lawyers and medical providers who have vis...More..

Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup despite Fifa ban
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Blatter arrives in Russian Federation for World Cup despite Fifa ban

Blatter was ousted in 2015 after a massive corruption scandal at football's governing body which resulted in the charging of several top officials. "I am a huge fan of the game and that is why I chose to carve ...More..

USA immigration: Five die after high-speed chase by border agents
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

USA immigration: Five die after high-speed chase by border agents

Immigration detention facilities have come under scrutiny since the Trump administration unveiled its " zero tolerance " policy of prosecuting all adults who cross the border illegally - and separating any ki...More..

Corey Lewandowski says
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Corey Lewandowski says "Wah wah" when told about girl with Down syndrome

The story was repeated by another Fox panellist, Zac Petkanas . "How dare you? How absolutely dare you sir!" Host Sandra Smith then cut off the argument and steered the conversation back to immigration pol...More..

Dutch police arrest 34-year-old man after van hits festival visitors
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Dutch police arrest 34-year-old man after van hits festival visitors

The dead man was identified as a 35-year-old from the southeastern town of Heerlen, close to the festival site. Authorities searched for and found the driver of the white van, who fled the scene after crashin...More..

War-Weary Afghans March for Peace As Ceasefire Ends
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

War-Weary Afghans March for Peace As Ceasefire Ends

After the three days of respite from the never ending conflict, Taliban leaders on Sunday rejected the Afghanistan government's proposal to extend the cease-fire. With both security forces and Taliban respect...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Deported parents could face barriers when reuniting with their children

Leaders in both the House and Senate are struggling to shield the party's politicians from the public outcry over images of children taken from migrant parents and held in cages at the border. "I'm a lot ne...More..

Jeff Sessions says no one wants to split families
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Jeff Sessions says no one wants to split families

Almost 2,000 children were separated from their families over a six-week period in April and May after Sessions announced the new "zero-tolerance" policy that refers all cases of illegal entry for criminal ...More..

UK: Theresa May government suffers fresh Brexit defeat, sparking new showdown
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

UK: Theresa May government suffers fresh Brexit defeat, sparking new showdown

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the Royal Free Hospital, London June 18, 2018. Wednesday's Commons vote required last-minute concessions, and pro-EU Conservatives warned they could yet seek t...More..

Tariff war: India imposes tariffs on 30 USA products
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Tariff war: India imposes tariffs on 30 USA products

India has notified to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) the revised list including almonds, apples, phosphoric acid and motorcycles with engine capacity of more than 800 cc (including Harley Davidson motorbi...More..