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Laura Bush op-ed on Trump immigration policy: It's 'immoral'

Laura Bush op-ed on Trump immigration policy: It's 'immoral' Clinton, former first lady , secretary of state and Democratic presidential nominee, said at an awards lunch for the Women's Forum of NY that the separations are not required by law and are not grounded in any religion. Trump can stop separating families "at any day", Sciutto pointed out on his program Monday morning. "I would cite you to the Apostle Paul and his clear and wise command in Rom... [Full Article...]

Traffic accident in Cambodia: killed by the wife of Prince Norodom Ranariddh

Traffic accident in Cambodia: killed by the wife of Prince Norodom Ranariddh Prince Ranariddh is also the President of the Supreme Privy Advisory Council to King Norodom Sihamoni, his half-brother. The prince's wife's body will be kept for a funeral in Phnom Penh , Cambodia's Bayon TV reported. He returned to politics in 2015 to lead the royalist Funcinpec party that ditched him years ago. He returned to the political spotlight again past year despite his party not havi... [Full Article...]

Kim Jong-Un is in China for third visit with Xi Jinping

Kim Jong-Un is in China for third visit with Xi Jinping President Donald Trump unveiled his plan to stop "provocative, inappropriate and expensive" war games with the South, which Pyongyang has decried as an invasion rehearsal. While 28.3 percent of South Korean respondents said they had favorable feelings toward Japan, up from 26.8 percent a year earlier, the proportion of Japanese with favorable feelings toward South Korea fell to 22.9 percent fr... [Full Article...]

Thousands evacuate as battle intensifies near Yemen airport

Thousands evacuate as battle intensifies near Yemen airport The assault has sparked fears for the area's 600,000 residents, with aid and rights groups warning it could spell disaster across Yemen, a country already teetering on the brink of starvation. The Saudi-led coalition began its assault Wednesday on Hodeida, the main entry for food into a country already on the brink of starvation. Western nations say Tehran has supplied the Houthis with weapons, ... [Full Article...]

Australian Federal Court slaps Apple with $9 million fine over dodgy iPhones

Australian Federal Court slaps Apple with $9 million fine over dodgy iPhones The nation's consumer watchdog took the tech giant to court a year ago following complaints from users about faulty devices. "Apple's representations led customers to believe they'd be denied a remedy for their faulty device because they used a third-party repairer". [Full Article...]

Kim Jong-un arrives in Beijing — Surprise

Kim Jong-un arrives in Beijing — Surprise On Sunday, U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that he wanted to cancel what he called the U.S. -South Korean alliance could precipitate the decline of the U.S. The suspension reportedly would include a "snapback" clause to resume the exercises if North Korea stopped bargaining in good faith. It has agreed to discuss denuclearization and to close a nuclear test area. [Full Article...]

Comedian raped and murdered on way home from gig

Comedian raped and murdered on way home from gig Police released a statement clarifying their position after Saturday's community event. We've all walked home alone and this time it just - someone decided to make sure that that she wouldn't make it home. "Men don't let women be safe anywhere", he tweeted . Local people and friends have been leaving flowers in the park where Dixon's body was found. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system

Administration officials have defended the tactic as necessary to secure the border and suggested it would act as a deterrent to illegal immigration, while Mr Trump has sought to blame Democrats, saying their support for passage of a broader immigration bill would end the separations. [Full Article...]

CEO Musk emails staff alleging employee 'sabotage'

CEO Musk emails staff alleging employee 'sabotage' Musk claimed an employee who was upset he didn't get a promotion altered Tesla code and sent "large amounts of highly sensitive Tesla data to unknown third parties". He characterized the fire as "another odd incident that was hard to explain" and suggested it may have been deliberate. Tesla is in the process of rapidly expanding production of the Model 3 sedan. [Full Article...]

‘We will not apologize:’ Homeland Security chief Nielsen defends immigration policy

‘We will not apologize:’ Homeland Security chief Nielsen defends immigration policy Trump lashed out at his Cabinet, and Nielsen in particular, when told that the number of people arrested for illegally crossing the Mexico border topped 50,000 for the second consecutive month. "Congress and the courts created this problem and Congress alone can fix it". On Fox & Friends Monday, the tweets were presented as an attempt to "clarify" the policy. [Full Article...]

Bavarian party offers respite in dispute with Merkel over migrant policy

He said he had only recently learnt that migrants who had already been denied asylum by Germany or been issued re-entry bans were still being allowed back in. Merkel is reportedly aiming to negotiate individual deals with Germany's neighbors to allow Berlin to refuse refugees who have already been registered in another European Union country. [Full Article...]

Dead, 3 Injured In Hit-And-Run At PinkPop

Dead, 3 Injured In Hit-And-Run At PinkPop The van struck the four people at a Dutch concert in the early hours of Monday morning, hours after R&B artist Bruno Mars had performed, police said. The incident took place at Pinkpop, located in Landgraaf in the south of the country, at roughly 04:00 (02:00 GMT) on Monday. [Full Article...]

Deputy sexually assaulted young girl, threatened to deport mom: cops

Salazar told reporters that " another heartbreaking aspect " of the case was that Nunez used the Guatemalan mother's undocumented immigrant status " to his advantage " to keep her quiet. "Certainly I think what appealed to him, in this case anyway, is the vulnerability of that community because of the fact that they're less apt to report things". [Full Article...]

Mrs. Bush Rails Against 'Cruel' Border Separation Policy - Cortney O'Brien

Mrs. Bush Rails Against 'Cruel' Border Separation Policy - Cortney O'Brien Attorney General Sessions has touted the family separation policy as a deterrent to illegal immigration . He also describes the current policy as a reaction against a "bad old policy", wherein he says many people took advantage of asylum seeker laws to get into the USA and then did not show up to follow up hearings to determine the legitimacy of their asylum claims. [Full Article...]

'We will not apologize': Trump DHS chief defends immigration policy

'We will not apologize': Trump DHS chief defends immigration policy While the policy does not explicitly state that children should be taken away from their parents, it effectively requires border agents to force families apart because federal law does not allow police to incarcerate immigrant children. The first lady issued a statement on Sunday through spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham: "Mrs. Trump hates to see children separated from their families and hopes both... [Full Article...]

Video shows Border Patrol SUV strike Native American man, drive away

Video shows Border Patrol SUV strike Native American man, drive away When the man could not provide any identification, officers transported him to the Border Patrol station for help in determining the identity of the subject. USA border patrol says "we do not tolerate misconduct on or off duty and will fully cooperate with all investigations". On Friday, Tohono O'odham Nation Chairman Edward D. [Full Article...]

Iraq force accuses USA of killing 22 of its fighters in Syria

The coalition's press office said it had heard reports that a strike in the area of Al-Hari had killed and wounded members of a pro-regime Iraqi group, but denied it was responsible. led-coalition supports Arab and Kurdish militias in their battle against the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) northeast of Albu Kamal. Syrian troops are battling IS on the western river bank, while the US-backe... [Full Article...]

Trump Signs Space-Traffic Policy, Calls for Space Force

Trump Signs Space-Traffic Policy, Calls for Space Force Congressional leadership first floated the creation of sixth branch of the armed forces focused on space combat (sadly, not against invading alien insects though ) previous year... According to the Washington Post , the US previously signed the Outer Space Treaty in 1967, barring military bases on the moon and weapons of mass destruction in orbit around the Earth. [Full Article...]

United States targets Chinese tech with a 25 percent tariff

United States targets Chinese tech with a 25 percent tariff Indeed, the numbers appear identical. The State Council has approved the Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council's decision to impose additional duties of 25 percent on 659 items of USA products worth about 50 billion US dollars, as per Xinhua . [Full Article...]

Germany: Interior minister gives Merkel ultimatum on migrants

Germany: Interior minister gives Merkel ultimatum on migrants Seehofer wants Germany to have the right to reject migrants who have already registered in another European Union state but Merkel opposes any unilateral move by him that would reverse her 2015 open-door policy and undermine her authority. [Full Article...]


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