Ignoring Trump, House Republicans fail to pass immigration bill

But many GOP leaders fear that Trump's last-minute support ahead of Wednesday's vote won't be enough to get the votes needed to pass the bill , which was carefully negotiated between conservative lawmakers, moderates, and House leaders, accord... More..

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Indians in USA jail: Nikki Haley wants matter
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Indians in USA jail: Nikki Haley wants matter "resolved"

The US envoy to the United Nations Nikki Haley visited a temple, mosque, gurdwara and church in Delhi today, a day after she said freedom of religion was as important as freedom of people. US-India relations ...More..

Otedola Bridge: Eyewitness narrates last minutes struggle of victims
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Otedola Bridge: Eyewitness narrates last minutes struggle of victims

So I quickly ran out of the vehicle and cross to the other side to avoid been caught in the inferno". A petroleum tanker reportedly exploded on a bridge in Nigeria, leading to 54 vehicles being burnt and nine...More..

School holidays ruined for Bali sun seekers as flights cancelled
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

School holidays ruined for Bali sun seekers as flights cancelled

Ash from a volcanic eruption forced the closure of the global airport on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Friday, as Mount Agung volcano became active again after a lull since late previous year. Twelve ...More..

Multiple people shot at newspaper in Maryland
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Multiple people shot at newspaper in Maryland

Acting Anne Arundel County Police Chief William Krampf told reporters that Ramos was "prepared" and on a mission "to cause harm" Thursday. He said the device "was taken care of" but didn't elaborate. Capital ...More..

Trump calls Supreme Court travel ban ruling 'a moment of profound vindication'
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Trump calls Supreme Court travel ban ruling 'a moment of profound vindication'

It also was the latest demonstration of a newly invigorated conservative majority and a bitter defeat for the court's liberals. Opponents decried what they saw as a measure targeting Muslim countries, and refer...More..

Trevor Noah: Justice Kennedy Kills Progressives’ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Primary Win Euphoria
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Trevor Noah: Justice Kennedy Kills Progressives’ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Primary Win Euphoria

Crowley, the fourth-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives, was widely rumored to have ambitions to succeed the Democratic leader in the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi , if she stepped down...More..

Venezuela's Maduro, Russia's Putin Congratulate 'Brother' Erdogan on Flawed Turkish Election Win
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Venezuela's Maduro, Russia's Putin Congratulate 'Brother' Erdogan on Flawed Turkish Election Win

With almost 90 per cent of the country's ballot boxes counted, according to Anadolu , Erdogan was at 53.3 per cent of the vote, with his main rival Muharrem Ince at 30.4 per cent. Mr Erdogan earlier said...More..

Sanders Congratulates PROGRESSIVE Dems After Primary Wins — BERNIE'S PARTY
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Sanders Congratulates PROGRESSIVE Dems After Primary Wins — BERNIE'S PARTY

She's also the host of the podcast The Way with Anoa. The 28-year-old Democratic primary victor may have stunned the country last night when she unseated long-time Congressman Joe Crowley , but the Bronx-bor...More..

Trump Administration Opts for Softer Approach on Chinese Investment in U.S
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Trump Administration Opts for Softer Approach on Chinese Investment in U.S

The president has already imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum, and on billions of dollars worth of goods from China. "What they don't steal from us they buy away from us". The list of restrictions and control...More..

European Union leaders hold 'frank and open' talks at emergency migration summit
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

European Union leaders hold 'frank and open' talks at emergency migration summit

At the heart of the problem lies deep divisions over who should take responsibility for arriving migrants, how long they should be required to accommodate them, and what should be done to help those European U...More..

NPR Politics Podcast Analyzes Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's Retirement
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

NPR Politics Podcast Analyzes Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's Retirement

As part of Tuesday's ruling, Justice Roberts officially repudiated the 1944 internment ruling and rejected the comparison, saying that the war-era practice was "objectively unlawful and outside the scope of pre...More..

Melania Trump To Visit Immigrant Children Holding Centers
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Melania Trump To Visit Immigrant Children Holding Centers

Although the administration has said the zero-tolerance policy remains in place, officials said on Monday that parents who crossed illegally with their children would not face prosecution for the time being, ...More..

Suspects in custody in apparent mistaken-identity murder of Bronx teen
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Suspects in custody in apparent mistaken-identity murder of Bronx teen

They are now in the process of being extradited back to New York City. Guzman-Feliz was described as "a snazzy dresser who liked jeans and Air Jordans". The gang bangers reportedly mistook Guzman-Feliz for ...More..

PM's baby named: Neve Te Aroha Ardern Gayford
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

PM's baby named: Neve Te Aroha Ardern Gayford

The birth capped an eventful year for Ardern, who became prime minister in October just three months after taking charge of the Labour Party as it languished in the polls. The baby's full name is Neve Te Aroha...More..

Mike Pompeo Says He Won't Put a Timeline on North Korea Denuclearization
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Mike Pompeo Says He Won't Put a Timeline on North Korea Denuclearization

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said he will not put a timeline on negotiations for North Korea's denuclearization, contradicting a senior defense official who said Washington would soon present a t...More..

Hundreds protest Trump immigration policy at Allen County Courthouse
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Hundreds protest Trump immigration policy at Allen County Courthouse

Federal agencies are working to set up a centralized family-reunification center in Port Isabel, Texas, the official said, and it isn't clear how numerous 500 children are still being detained with their fami...More..

Turkey's Erdogan clinches second term with majority vote
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan clinches second term with majority vote

Election board chief Sadi Guven said officials were taking "administrative and judicial initiatives" over reported security problems as people voted in Sanliurfa, in the country's southeast, according to Turke...More..

'Permit Patty' allegedly calls cops on girl selling water
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

'Permit Patty' allegedly calls cops on girl selling water

It is a misdemeanor under California law for any person to use the 911 system for any goal other than reporting an actual emergency, according to a warning posted on the Los Angeles Police Department's w...More..

Supreme Court Turns Back Anti-Gay Florist Case
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Supreme Court Turns Back Anti-Gay Florist Case

The Supreme Court handed American Express a win Monday in a lawsuit over rules it imposes on merchants who accept its cards. The Supreme Court did find one state district, HD90, was an "impermissible racial...More..

Kushner knocks Abbas, says Mideast peace plan will be published soon
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Kushner knocks Abbas, says Mideast peace plan will be published soon

Kushner - Trump's son-in-law who is meeting leaders in the region, but not Abbas - told Palestinian newspaper Al Quds in an interview published in Arabic on Sunday, that he doubted whether the Palestinian pre...More..

Deaths reported after explosion in Ethiopia capital
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Deaths reported after explosion in Ethiopia capital

Tens of thousands of people attended the rally to hear the new prime minister talk. In his speech Abiy promised to bring more transparency to the government. In a Twitter post, the European Union mission to...More..

President Trump tells GOP to ‘stop wasting their time’ on immigration
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

President Trump tells GOP to ‘stop wasting their time’ on immigration

Officials said on Thursday the USA military has been asked to get ready to house up to 20,000 immigrant children. In San Diego, around 1,500 demonstrators gathered, with many wearing jackets featuring the...More..

Cardi B Reacts To Bronx Teen Stabbed To Death On Video
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Cardi B Reacts To Bronx Teen Stabbed To Death On Video

But Guzman-Feliz's mother says it is unacceptable that the manager didn't help. 'He tried to run into the store because he thought he'd be safe. The victim was the youngest of the three siblings and went to...More..

Zimbabwe VP Chiwenga, Wife Injured in Stadium Blast
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Zimbabwe VP Chiwenga, Wife Injured in Stadium Blast

People ducked and screamed and smoke billowed. The speech had been broadcast on television, but the broadcast was immediately ended after the blast. Past votes have been marked by allegations of violence and...More..

Safety driver in fatal autonomous Uber crash was watching Hulu
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Safety driver in fatal autonomous Uber crash was watching Hulu

Tempe police submitted their report to the Maricopa County Attorney's Office last month, but Thursday's release was the first indication that Vasquez was being investigated for a crime. Uber told HuffPost it co...More..

Why Red Hen Owner Refused to Serve Sarah Huckabee Sanders
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Why Red Hen Owner Refused to Serve Sarah Huckabee Sanders

A restaurant in Lexington, Virginia, is facing backlash after its owner asked White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders to leave on June 22 because she works for President Donald Trump . The Red Hen's web si...More..

Jean-Claude Juncker to visit Dublin amid Irish border difference post Brexit
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Jean-Claude Juncker to visit Dublin amid Irish border difference post Brexit

The meeting coincides with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's two-day visit to Ireland. "We have been reassured over and over again that Ireland will not be left isolated here", he said . Ad...More..

Best Twitter Reactions to Melania Trump’s Jacket
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Best Twitter Reactions to Melania Trump’s Jacket

Several clergy, parents and children wearing fake Mylar blankets like those given to minors detained at the border protested in a Senate office building, while lawmakers denounced Trump's policies on the floo...More..

Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog title
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog title

Rascal, a Chinese Crest, waits for the start of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest. This world-renowned event celebrates the imperfections that make all dogs special and unique. It took several surgeries before sh...More..