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U.S. to reunite migrant families as immigration politics boil

U.S. to reunite migrant families as immigration politics boil DHS has already started moving some parents to facilities closer to facilities where their children are being kept. Last week, the Department of Health and Human Services said there were 2,047 children from separated families in its care but since then officials have refused to specify how many kids from separated families remain in custody. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump may have gifted 'Rocket Man' CD to Kim Jong

Donald Trump may have gifted 'Rocket Man' CD to Kim Jong But following talks on Sunday between USA envoy Sung Kim and North Korean counterparts, this "CVID" language appears to have disappeared from the State Department lexicon. Catapulting forth continued U.S. North Korea's nuclear and missile facilities are operating normally and the communist nation also appears to be building a new submarine capable of launching ballistic missiles, an opposition... [Full Article...]

49 percent of voters think Trump is racist, new poll finds

49 percent of voters think Trump is racist, new poll finds Ocasio-Cortez is calling to abolish ICE as part of her campaign platform. It was created recently in the hysteria of anti-Muslim, anti-immigrant sentiments following 9/11. In the wake of the September 11 attacks, the George W. Bush administration reorganized Immigration and Naturalization Services into three separate entities: U.S. [Full Article...]

Trump mocks #MeToo movement in Montana rally

Trump mocks #MeToo movement in Montana rally He again referred to Warren of MA as "Pocahontas" to ridicule her claims of Native American ancestry. "We will gently take the kit and slowly toss it hoping it didn't injury her arm. "Was that a man or a woman because he needs a haircut more than I do?" "After Donald Trump mocks the #MeToo movement and makes up a Low IQ score for Maxine Waters to make a crowd cheer... [Full Article...]

MI judge reportedly on final list for Trump's next Supreme Court pick

MI judge reportedly on final list for Trump's next Supreme Court pick Others who emerged on Trump's shortlist just days ago - federal judges Thomas M. Hardiman, Amul R. Thapar and Joan L. Larsen, as well as Sen. A Republican appointee, he has held the key vote on such high-profile issues as abortion, affirmative action, gay rights, guns, campaign finance and voting rights. [Full Article...]

Scott Pruitt resigns as EPA head; successor a coal mining insider

Scott Pruitt resigns as EPA head; successor a coal mining insider The president said that the agency's deputy administrator, Andrew Wheeler , will become the acting administrator of the agency. He continued, "I have no doubt that Andy will continue on with our great and lasting EPA agenda. Inhofe hailed Wheeler's ascension to EPA chief. Pruitt, 50, and his office, which he led since 2017, had come under fire for extravagant spending habits, including on... [Full Article...]

Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 years in prison for corruption

Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 years in prison for corruption Nawaz Sharif was also fined 10 million pounds in the case. The court asked the national anti-corruption bureau to launch a probe into the allegations against Sharif, which stem from the Panama Papers leak a year ago linking his family to lucrative offshore businesses. [Full Article...]

Check spread of fake messages, govt tells WhatsApp

Check spread of fake messages, govt tells WhatsApp Sadly and unsurprisingly, the Indian government is at a loss to find ways to quell the violence, and so it's found a scapegoat in WhatsApp instead. The most recent incident of fake news-driven lynching happened a couple of days ago in Rainpada of Dhule, Maharashtra, where villagers lynched five people over suspicions that they were "child-lifters". [Full Article...]

Heat wave to hit San Diego late this week

Heat wave to hit San Diego late this week A toasty Tuesday after days of heat advisories may make you want to shake your fist at the sun, but take solace in knowing the week's lingering heat won't ruin your Fourth of July plans. Temps come way down on Friday with even cooler air for the weekend. For many locations more than a few miles away from the ocean, this will be a protracted heat wave probably maxing out at 7 or 8 con... [Full Article...]

Hot, humid weather to continue through the week

Hot, humid weather to continue through the week Twelve deaths were reported in Montreal and five were reported in Eastern Townships. Kaiser said one reason Quebec has been reporting so many deaths is because it's part of the province's extreme heat plan, where health officials work in tandem with first responders and emergency rooms to track down potential cases of heat-related illnesses and deaths. [Full Article...]

Host Russia extends World Cup party by eliminating Spain

Host Russia extends World Cup party by eliminating Spain Croatia for the first time since 1998, broke into the quarterfinals of the world Cup . That run was ended days later by a Spain team beginning its era of dominance. They will certainly not be as one-sided as Spain's attacking options. Spain led in the 12th minute when Ramos helped force Russia's Sergei Ignashevich into an own goal when his back was turned to the play. [Full Article...]

Avid ballet dancer loses legs in Bahamas tour boat explosion

Avid ballet dancer loses legs in Bahamas tour boat explosion She suffered two broken arms, a broken wrist, fractured spine and internal injuries to her kidneys, spleen and liver when the boat burst into flames . Maleka Grimes Jackson and her husband Tyran were enjoying their time together when an explosion rocked the vessel off the coast of the southern island of Exuma . [Full Article...]

Number of displaced triples to 160,000 during fighting in south Syria

Number of displaced triples to 160,000 during fighting in south Syria The agreements for the eight towns were reached even as regime airstrikes pounded other opposition holdouts in Daraa. Saturday's talks came on the heels of similar negotiations which took place Friday, in which the Russians tabled their conditions to halt a Russian-backed government offensive to capture rebel-held areas along the borders with Jordan and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. [Full Article...]

Girl's Norfolk beach death prompts bouncy castle ban call

Girl's Norfolk beach death prompts bouncy castle ban call The young girl was taken to the James Paget Hospital but died. The East of England Ambulance service received more than a dozen calls just after 11am. Superintendent Roger Wiltshire, of Norfolk Police, said the incident was "just unimaginable". Robert Halfon, the Conservative MP for Harlow, led calls for a government review into the rules governing the use of inflatable castles. [Full Article...]

German Interior Minister threatens to quit over migrant policy

German Interior Minister threatens to quit over migrant policy Austria is prepared to take measures to protect its southern borders if an immigration deal within Germany's coalition goes into effect, the government in Vienna said on Tuesday. Bavaria's Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann, who has been tipped as a potential successor to Mr. Seehofer, said in a radio interview his party wanted an agreement with the CDU but gave no indication about what a compr... [Full Article...]

Thailand cave rescue: Attention turns to rescue after boys found

Thailand cave rescue: Attention turns to rescue after boys found The global rescue operation - which includes the Thai Navy SEALs as well as experts from the US, China, Australia and the United Kingdom - had been working to reach a large, deep chamber, informally known as Pattaya Beach, where the missing boys were believed to have taken refuge. [Full Article...]

United States newspaper office carnage suspect charged with murder

United States newspaper office carnage suspect charged with murder McCarthy said he spoke to his client after the shooting and she said she is still scared for her life even though he is behind bars. A judge dismissed the suit, telling Ramos that he hadn't shown "anything that was published about you is, in fact, false". [Full Article...]

Crews scramble to protect homes from fierce California wildfire

Crews scramble to protect homes from fierce California wildfire In response, Cal Fire has tripled its response to 110 engines as of 7 a.m. Sunday morning. "It looks like a movie". To learn more about the fire's location and evacuations, see Heavy's story here. Our VERY UNOFFICIAL estimate based on satellite data indicates that at 3 a.m. Monday it had burned approximately 42,000 acres - roughly 1,100 acres an hour since it was reported at 2:12 p.m. [Full Article...]

Still awaiting EU proposals to save nuke deal: Iran

Still awaiting EU proposals to save nuke deal: Iran On May 8, US President Donald Trump announced his decision to quit the landmark nuclear deal and vowed to re-impose sanctions on Tehran, triggering global criticism. However, the weekend protests quickly acquired a political edge, with people shouting slogans against Iran's ultimate authority, Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , and other top officials, calling them thieves who should ste... [Full Article...]

Trump’s Judicial Adviser Names Four Potential Supreme Court Nominees

Trump’s Judicial Adviser Names Four Potential Supreme Court Nominees Wade has been judicial precedent now going on 40 years". US President Donald Trump has appointed an Indian-American official, Raj Shah , to a key role in the contentious process of the appointment of the next justice of the Supreme Court, the White House announced on Monday. [Full Article...]


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