New York Times Takes Heat for Spiking Audio Interview With Stephen Miller

After the original story was published, producers of "The Daily" [podcast] planned to ... use audio excerpts from the Miller interview. Late Night show host Seth Meyers said that President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance policy" immigration rule... More..

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House to vote on Thursday on immigration bills
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

House to vote on Thursday on immigration bills

But let's look at President Donald Trump . Without Trump getting his border wall with a deal he won't likely back down. Trump's nuclear option goes into effect One of the first things Trump did on taking o...More..

Trump says will sign something 'pre-emptive' on immigration border policy
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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

As Corey Lewandowski, who works for Mike Pence's PAC, told The New York Times : "People don't turn out to say thank you". They clearly think this is a bluff in the hope of obtaining concessions. But many migra...More..

Giuliani: Mueller Probe Is 'Trying to Frame' Trump
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Giuliani: Mueller Probe Is 'Trying to Frame' Trump

Horowitz agreed that Strzok's words were "completely antithetical to the core values of the department and extremely serious", adding: "I can't imagine Federal Bureau of Investigation agents suggesting even t...More..

Man arrested after explosion at Southgate Underground station
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Man arrested after explosion at Southgate Underground station

The explosion left commuters with minor injuries and is thought to have been caused by a battery short circuit shortly after 7pm. "An old woman got trampled on. London Ambulance Service said they treated th...More..

Israel strikes launchers of burning kites from Gaza Strip
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Israel strikes launchers of burning kites from Gaza Strip

The Army's targets were two military camps and one ammunition factory, reports Efe news. The Israeli army on Saturday wounded two Palestinians in the Gaza Strip attempting to launch incendiary balloons acro...More..

Donald Trump, nervous Republicans scramble for legislative fix to family separation crisis
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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

In this post, we're answering a question we received: Why do they take the children away from their parents at the border? Now, there's an audio clip of children who have been separated from their parents . ...More..

United Kingdom backs ban on upskirting photos after lawmaker blocks it
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

United Kingdom backs ban on upskirting photos after lawmaker blocks it

But he says he'd support moves to make upskirting illegal if it was introduced by the Conservative government. He was heckled with cries of "shame!" as he deployed his oft-used tactic of opposing backbench pr...More..

Caputo claims Federal Bureau of Investigation informant approached him to offer Clinton dirt
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Caputo claims Federal Bureau of Investigation informant approached him to offer Clinton dirt

Caputo, meanwhile, told CNN that he spent the bulk of his June 2017 interview before the House Intelligence Committee denying any interaction with Russians. "In multiple respects now, the testimony of Roger S...More..

Yemeni forces: Hudaydah airport has not fallen
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Yemeni forces: Hudaydah airport has not fallen

A senior United Nations humanitarian official told Reuters a leading determinant in arriving at that estimate was the risk of a cholera outbreak. Taking the airport is essential as the coalition of Arab cou...More..

Gaza militants fire barrage of rockets at Israel overnight
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Gaza militants fire barrage of rockets at Israel overnight

Three Palestinians were lightly injured during the strikes in the early hours of Wednesday, residents said. "The Hamas terror organization targeted Israeli civilians throughout the night with a severe rocket ...More..

British Man Fatally Stabs Himself Believing He Had 'Stab-Proof' Vest
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

British Man Fatally Stabs Himself Believing He Had 'Stab-Proof' Vest

Following an investigation into his death, it was revealed that Easton reportedly was in a friend's kitchen on August 23, 2017, when he stabbed himself. Price told the hearing: " It's more possible if it was ...More..

Defiant Trump says migrants will ‘infest’ America
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Defiant Trump says migrants will ‘infest’ America

As Mr Trump walked out of the closed-door meeting in the Capitol basement, he was confronted by about a half-dozen House Democrats, who yelled, "Stop separating our families!" House Republican Mario Diaz-Ba...More..

Migrant boat turned away by Italy arrives in Spain
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Migrant boat turned away by Italy arrives in Spain

The remaining migrants arrived on an Italian coastguard ship, the Dattilo, and an Italian navy vessel, the Orione . However, 42 migrants rescued this week by a USA ship off Libya before being transferred t...More..

Exhausted peace marchers arrive in Afghan capital saying 'everyone's tired of war'
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Exhausted peace marchers arrive in Afghan capital saying 'everyone's tired of war'

A pair of major suicide bombings in the Nangarhar Province in eastern Afghanistan have killed at least 54 people and wounded in excess of 100 others over the weekend. In a statement released to media Sunday...More..

Taliban and Afghan govt forces ceasefire to celebrate religious holiday
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Taliban and Afghan govt forces ceasefire to celebrate religious holiday

The Taliban's leader, Haibatullah Akhunzada, on Monday separately announced a three-day truce to mark the Eid holiday. Afghan journalists, students and diplomats have all reported witnessing the unusual scene...More..

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow Apologizes for Breaking Down On-Air Over 'Tender Age' Shelters
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow Apologizes for Breaking Down On-Air Over 'Tender Age' Shelters

It comes after the Associated Press reported that babies and young children are being sent to "tender age" shelters and being separated from their parents in South Texas . The Department of Homeland Securi...More..

Pentagon Calls Off Major Annual Military Exercise With South Korea
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Pentagon Calls Off Major Annual Military Exercise With South Korea

Japan's Foreign Ministry on Sunday called on South Korea to stop the exercises. Following Trump's decision to suspend the war games, speculation has surged that the allies might halt three major exercises:...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump justifies separation of children from migrant parents

And keep in mind the big switch came about after Trump policies on keeping terrorists out of the U.S.by banning travel from Muslim-majority countries sort of fell by the wayside. "What's happening is so sad -...More..

Trump campaign manager calls for firing Sessions, ending Russian Federation probe
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump campaign manager calls for firing Sessions, ending Russian Federation probe

They also suggest that by separating kids from their parents the Trump Administration could be violating worldwide, federal and state laws that say a child is better off with their parents unless "a rigorous ...More..

Cruz, Cornyn Planning Bills To Keep Illegal Immigrant Families Together
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Cruz, Cornyn Planning Bills To Keep Illegal Immigrant Families Together

Senator Cruz also wants new temporary shelters built which will keep families together. "Children belong with their mothers and fathers", he said . "All Americans are rightly horrified by the images we are s...More..

The Trump Administration Is Separating 65 Children a Day From Their Parents
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The Trump Administration Is Separating 65 Children a Day From Their Parents

But the Bush and Obama administrations chose a third: Dealing with immigrants crossing the border with children largely as civil cases rather than criminal. Mr. Trump also once again blamed Democrats for his ow...More..

Parliament Rejects Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit Laws
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Parliament Rejects Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit Laws

The question is by how much? The vote in the Lords sets up a knife-edge vote in the House of Commons tomorrow over an amendment that would give Parliament the power to stop a messy no-deal Brexit . However, ...More..

Clergy led by NW reverend charges AG Sessions with child abuse, immorality
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Clergy led by NW reverend charges AG Sessions with child abuse, immorality

The complaint stated that its goal was to reach "a reconciling process that will help this long-time member of our connection step back from his harmful actions and work to fix the damage he is now causing to...More..

Gallery: Record numbers forced to flee homes
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Gallery: Record numbers forced to flee homes

More than 16 million people were newly displaced over the course of the year. "We are concerned because all existing conflicts appear to be continuing and new conflicts are emerging". And while there is a nar...More..

Lewandowski mocks migrant girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Lewandowski mocks migrant girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

Her father is a USA citizen. "Did you just say "womp-womp" to a 10-year-old girl with Down Syndrome being taken from her mother", Petkanas asked. Petkanas said, incredulously. This policy is abhorrent. Lewa...More..

India counters U.S. tariffs with hiked duties
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

India counters U.S. tariffs with hiked duties

New Delhi made representations to the WTO in May, threatening to raise duties by up to 100 percent on 20 products imported from the United States. "India hereby reiterates its decision to suspend concessions o...More..

BJP pulls out of J-K govt, ends alliance with PDP
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

BJP pulls out of J-K govt, ends alliance with PDP

Unlike other states, Jammu and Kashmir has to be placed under governor's rule for six months under Section 192 of the state constitution before President's rule can be imposed . She said the ceasefire didn't b...More..

Blatter arrives in Russia for World Cup despite FIFA ban
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Blatter arrives in Russia for World Cup despite FIFA ban

Serbia's fans cheer at the FIFA World Cup Fan Fest in Saint Petersburg, Russia on June 17, 2018. Blatter and Michel Platini were each handed eight year bans by the Federation Internationale de Football As...More..

United States feeling effect of Chinese retaliatory tariffs
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

United States feeling effect of Chinese retaliatory tariffs

Beijing appeared to be trying to minimise the effect on its own economy by picking USA products that can be replaced by imports from other suppliers such as Brazil or Australia. They include agricultural produ...More..