Politics

June 23, 2019

Trump, Pence falsely blame Democrats for detained children suffering at the border

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence both tried to blame Democrats for the inhumane conditions suffered by children and families detained on the southern U.S. border during interviews that aired on Sunday. Reports this week revealed migrant children detained in U.S. custody for weeks without sufficient food, water, or sanitation. When pressed on […]
June 23, 2019

Oregon GOP tweets logger protest photo, says ‘heavily armed militia’ is laying siege to the Capitol

The official Twitter account of the Oregon Republican party tweeted Saturday night that a “heavily armed militia” had laid “siege” to the state’s Capitol building as “Senate Democrats cower in fear.” But as it turns out, it seems the Oregon GOP Twitter account used the wrong photo. Instead of showing citizens wielding weapons over the […]
June 22, 2019

The 2020 candidates finally had to answer activists’ questions about abortion. Here’s what they said

Reproductive freedom activists have long wanted a forum dedicated to abortion. On Saturday, they got one. Planned Parenthood hosted 20 Democrats running for president at the University of South Carolina, where activists questioned candidates about their record and vision on the issue. During the day-long event, candidates demonstrated their understanding of abortion — whether they […]
June 22, 2019

Immigrant detention center conditions are ‘inhumane,’ according to UN military standards

The Trump administration’s treatment of migrant children detained at the border — specifically, conditions that make it impossible for children to sleep — is considered inhumane under international military law. A U.S. Justice Department attorney argued in federal court on Tuesday that the government does not need to provide migrant children in custody with soap, […]
July 25, 2018

Sandy Hook parents criticize Facebook for allowing conspiracy theorists to push false content

The parents of 6-year-old Noah Pozner, who was killed in the December 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, penned an open letter in The Guardian Wednesday condemning Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg for failing to effectively stop those spreading hoaxes and conspiracies on the social media platform. The couple detailed how they were forced to live in […]
July 25, 2018

Democrat Beto O’Rourke calls Abolish ICE movement ‘a bumper sticker’

“Abolish ICE” is just slogan and eliminating the deportation agency will not accomplish anything of importance, Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) said on a recent podcast. “Abolishing ICE does nothing to resolve any…issues,” O’Rourke, who is challenging Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) for his Senate seat this November, said on ABC Radio’s Powerhouse Politics Podcast Wednesday. “It is the […]

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June 24, 2019

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June 24, 2019

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July 25, 2018

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July 25, 2018

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July 25, 2018

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July 25, 2018

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July 25, 2018

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July 25, 2018

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July 25, 2018

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Latest from the World

June 24, 2019

A$AP Ferg And City Girls Want You To Dance So Hard Your Hair Falls Off On ‘Wigs’

A$AP Ferg City Girls have come together for a high octane smash that's dripping with energy. 'Wigs' wants you to start dancing and leave it all on the floor.
June 24, 2019

Lightning pictures: How do you take good photographs of a storm?

Thunderstorms can lead to travel misery, but also spectacular images, if you know how to take them.
June 24, 2019

Coventry man who shot friend in head cleared of murder

Jordan Bassett told police that the gun accidentally went off in Addison Packeer's face.
June 24, 2019

Edinburgh flooding: Man sits on top of car

Edinburgh has been been hit with flash flooding and thunder with one motorist stranded on a car roof.
June 24, 2019

USWNT vs. Spain score: Live updates as USA soccer concedes first goal in Women’s World Cup 2019 – CBS Sports

USWNT vs. Spain score: Live updates as USA soccer concedes first goal in Women's World Cup 2019  CBS SportsEllis downplays USWNT's short rest ahead of Spain  ESPNDefending champion US plays Spain to open knockout stage  WR...
June 24, 2019

Trump announces ‘hard-hitting’ new sanctions against Iran – CNN

Trump announces 'hard-hitting' new sanctions against Iran  CNNIranian official warns more US spy drones can be blown out of the sky  Fox NewsTrump set to impose new Iran sanctions, warns of "obliteration" if war erupts  CB...
June 24, 2019

Heavy rain and flash floods cause Edinburgh travel chaos

Trams were suspended and one driver was stranded on a car roof as heavy rain hit the city.
June 24, 2019

CNCO Tell Us Why New Song ‘De Cero’ Is Like A Sequel To ‘Pretend’

CNCO break down the meaning behind their new single 'De Cero.'
June 24, 2019

Tube pusher Paul Crossley jailed for life

An Old Bailey judge describes Paul Crossley as a "grave and enduring risk to the public".
June 24, 2019

Maids Moreton murder accused ‘pretended to be Christian’

A man accused of targeting pensioners tells a court he went to church to meet potential victims.
June 24, 2019

Welsh pensioner, 73, missing on Zante island holiday

John Tossell has not been seen since going for a walk on a mountain on June 17 while on holiday.
June 24, 2019

EU deplores UK ‘voting obstacles’ in May European elections

The EU Commission asks why many EU citizens were unable to vote in the UK.
June 24, 2019

Windrush: Secret surveys on race were used to ‘discriminate on a basis of colour’

Files that were once secret reveal a history of discrimination stretching back to the 1950s and 1960s.
June 24, 2019

Aneurin Bevan: Trusts apologise after death of NHS founder’s great-nephew

The great-nephew of Aneurin Bevan died after a delay in him being offered radiotherapy.