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May's Government in chaos as Johnson and Davis quit over Brexit plan

May's Government in chaos as Johnson and Davis quit over Brexit plan British journalist and writer Neil Clark told RT how there is now " incredible uncertainty " over how the United Kingdom will go about Brexit negotiations, given a " split " in the party over the country's future trade relations with the EU. [Full Article...]

US will reunite and release over 50 immigrant children

US will reunite and release over 50 immigrant children More than 2,000 children in all were separated from their parents by US immigration authorities at the border this spring before President Donald Trump reversed course on June 20 amid an global outcry and said families should remain together. [Full Article...]

WhatsApp ad campaign offers tips for users to combat fake news

WhatsApp ad campaign offers tips for users to combat fake news The feature is available in the WhatsApp beta version 2.18.204 or later for Android, but can only be accessed by a handful of users in its initial stages. In turn, WhatsApp said it plans to run public safety ad campaigns to curb the spread of false messages , even as the lynchings continue . There's no simple technology fix to the problem though, but for now, WhatsApp is planning to research the... [Full Article...]

Haiti Gov't Suspends Fuel Price Hike After Unrest

Haiti Gov't Suspends Fuel Price Hike After Unrest At one point they attempted to set a gas station on fire but were held off by police. US airliners have canceled flights to Haiti amid the protests. Burnt cars remain parked in a commercial area that was looted during protests against fuel price increases in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, July 8, 2018. USA officials told tourists and missionaries to shelter in place. [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh Is A Strong Pick For The Supreme Court

Kavanaugh Is A Strong Pick For The Supreme Court Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit with a history in politics. " President Trump has made an excellent choice in nominating Judge Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court", Shelby said in a statement . M Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt) led a protests against Kavanaugh's nomination on the steps of the Supreme Court in Washington . [Full Article...]

Divers go in to save all remaining Thai boys trapped in cave

Divers go in to save all remaining Thai boys trapped in cave But bringing out the remaining four boys and their coach could take more than one operation, Narongsak warned. When spruiking his submarine yesterday, Mr Musk said the design had four "handles/hitch points" on both the front and back of the device, adding: "Two air tank connections on front and two on rear, allowing one to four tanks simultaneously connected, all recessed for impact protecti... [Full Article...]

Ethics review sought as ex-coaches defend Rep. Jim Jordan

Ethics review sought as ex-coaches defend Rep. Jim Jordan Yetts was convicted of fraud over an investment scheme, and DiSabato has been involved in legal disputes with the university over business matters, but they said none of that has any bearing on their allegations or their credibility. Jordan is a founder of the conservative Freedom Caucus and potential contender for House speaker. Rep. Jordan and House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows (R-... [Full Article...]

David Davis Gives His Instant Reaction As Boris Johnson Resigns

David Davis Gives His Instant Reaction As Boris Johnson Resigns Hunt, who had been the health secretary, is considered one of May's most loyal ministers. Prime Minister Theresa May has defended her Brexit plans. The announcement comes less than 24 hours after the Brexit Secretary David Davis and his deputy quit the government in protest over a Brexit compromise that was endorsed by the Cabinet on Friday. [Full Article...]

Buried alive, baby boy survives 9-hour ordeal in Montana mountains

When deputies arrived, they found the suspect, Francis Carlton Crowley, 32, had left the area and that a 5-month-old baby who had been left in his care had not been seen for several hours. "For all of us at the sheriff's office, this is what we call a miracle", sheriff's office said in a statement. Crowley is now being held at Missoula County Detention Center in lieu of $50,000 bond, and is expe... [Full Article...]

Jeremy Hunt leaves health secretary role as culture secretary takes over

According to BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg, Johnson's departure from May's cabinet has turned an "embarrassing and hard situation for the PM into potentially a full-blown crisis". However both Johnson and Davis expressed they were not fully on board with the plans. Hunt was pushed to the fore during the 2010 general election campaign, and he was appointed to the coalition cabinet that ... [Full Article...]

May appoints Jeremy Hunt as new foreign minister

Hunt, 51, had served as health minister for more than 5-1/2 years, the longest term of any in the history of the state-funded National Health Service, weathering doctors' strikes, public discontent with funding levels and other challenges. They believe the proposals breach several of the "red lines" the government has set out, including a commitment to leave the bloc's tariff-free customs union. [Full Article...]

Train crashes in Turkey, killing 10 and injuring 73

The train, carrying 362 passengers and six train staff, was traveling from Edirne province to Istanbul when five of its carriages came off the tracks near Sarilar village, leaving ten dead and 73 injured, Turkish media reported . The transport ministry said the accident occurred after the railway track slipped from its original position because of torrential rainfall. Deputy Prime Minister ... [Full Article...]

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quits amid mounting Brexit crisis

That plan is now in tatters and her political future appears uncertain. Labour MP Andrew Adonis said Raab's appointment could spell the " death " of the Tory leader, while writer and editor Hitcham Yezza said Brexit has now become even more " shambolic ". [Full Article...]

What McConnell reportedly said about Trump's potential Supreme Court nominees

What McConnell reportedly said about Trump's potential Supreme Court nominees Other finalists included Amy Coney Barrett, a Seventh Circuit judge, was considered the candidate that would make Trump's base most happy, deeply conservative views and religious beliefs. "Looking forward to announcing my final decision ", Trump said Sunday evening on Twitter. "I think it's a bit of a scare tactic and rank speculation", Leo said on "This Week" Sunday, saying "nobody really ... [Full Article...]

United Kingdom police say poisoned couple handled a large amount of Novichok

United Kingdom police say poisoned couple handled a large amount of Novichok British police say a woman who was exposed to a nerve agent in southern England has died. The man remains critically ill in hospital. Last week, United Kingdom officials said the nerve agent used against the couple in Amesbury was of the same variety as the toxin used against the Skripals, but it was not clear if the substance came from the same batch . [Full Article...]

Trump's longtime driver sues for thousands of hours of unpaid overtime

Trump's longtime driver sues for thousands of hours of unpaid overtime The driver's allegations echo those of other Trump employees or contractors who have sued the president or his businesses over the years claiming he has underpaid them or failed to honor promises to compensate them for their work. "Once the facts come out, we expect to be fully vindicated in court", the company said in a statement. Cintron just " sued the Trump Organization for about 3,300 of... [Full Article...]

Trump Unveils Court Pick on Monday

Trump Unveils Court Pick on Monday The activity around Kavanaugh was an early glimpse of the frenzied jockeying around the short list of candidates in the run-up to Trump's July 9 announcement. As part of the rollout process, the White House has been preparing information packages on all four, said two people familiar with the process who were not authorized to speak publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. [Full Article...]

Mitch McConnell Confronted By Protesters Asking: 'Where Are The Babies?'

Mitch McConnell Confronted By Protesters Asking: 'Where Are The Babies?' Saturday's encounter was attended by members of the Louisville's Democratic Socialists of America, but the chapter said in a statement that the protester who made the " we know where you live " comment was unaffiliated. The Department of Transportation Secretary and the Senate Majority Leader were approached by students as they made their way to their vehicle outside the Copley Formal Lounge on th... [Full Article...]

Most senior Brexit official quits United Kingdom government

Most senior Brexit official quits United Kingdom government Only three days ago, May appeared to have agreed on a deal with her fractured Cabinet on the UK's post-Brexit relationship with the EU. "That dream is dying, suffocated by needless self-doubt". A leader of the campaign to take Britain out of the European Union, Johnson was under pressure to act after the resignation of David Davis as Brexit secretary. [Full Article...]

Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court Wade. "Former Sen. Jon Kyl has agreed to serve as the sherpa for the president's nominee to the Supreme Court", White House spokesman Raj Shah said in a statement . Kavanaugh grew up in Bethesda, a Maryland suburb of Washington , and attended the same high school as Trump's first Supreme Court appointee, Neil Gorsuch. [Full Article...]


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