Twitter Had Lots Of Theories About Those Flashing Red Lights On The White House

May 30, 2017

A local Fox station, which had its camera feed pointed at the White House, said the flashes could be seen around 8:30 p.m. EDT from windows on the executive mansions second-floor. The lights seemed to be strobing inside the building, the news station wrote on its Facebook page. Were working to find out what those were. No explanation was immediately available from the White House, so naturally Twitter users started…

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How Trump can change the subject

May 30, 2017

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump’s odyssey through Europe and the Middle East fulfilled a more narrow political focus for the reeling White House: It was a nine-day distraction from the dominant narrative of a presidency under siege. White House defends Kushner’s Russia contact POTUS comes home to a Russia cloud over WH

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Rita, Sue and Bob Too: A snapshot of 1980s Britain – BBC News

May 30, 2017

Image copyright Stanley Bielecki Movie Collection Image caption The film was thought to reinforce negative stereotypes by some viewers Tony Earnshaw, author of Made in Yorkshire, a study of filmmaking in the county, was one of the many who reacted badly to the Alan Clarke-directed film when he first saw it as a teenager. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The city of Bradford had taken a battering before the…

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Could Labour’s love be lost in Mansfield after 94 years? – BBC News

May 30, 2017

His long allegiance however changed when he backed UKIP in 2010. He voted for the party again two years ago, but now plans to back the Conservatives. “Brexit has absolutely been the biggest issue here, which is why I’m going [to vote] Tory – I think they think will sort out the hardest Brexit,” the 79-year-old said. “They would vote for a goat if it was Labour here before, but…

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Ex-CIA Director Slams Jared Kushner’s ‘Hubris’ And ‘Ignorance’

May 29, 2017

Hayden wants to chalk up the stunning plan to naivete rather than evil intentions but thats not reassuring, he said in an interview on CNN. Hayden was commenting on reports, which first appeared in The Washington Post Friday, that Kushner discussed last December establishing a secret communication channel with the Kremlin using Russian facilities without any monitoring by the U.S. Kushner emerged last Thursday as a person of interest in…

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100 Middle Schoolers Refuse Photo-Op With Paul Ryan During D.C. Trip

May 29, 2017

The students were visiting Washington, D.C., from New Jerseys South Orange Middle School on Thursday when they were offered the chance to pose with Ryan, according to reports. Fellow student Wendy Weeks said she also opted to not take a photo, telling the Village Green that to have stood next to Ryan would have given the wrong impression of how she feels about him. The House Speaker has earned criticism…

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Artists and activists call for Brazilian President to resign

May 29, 2017

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (CNN)Hundreds of artists and activists gathered along Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana Beach Sunday to demand the resignation of President Michel Temer and to ask for Congress to approve a call for new elections. Temer is under investigation for bribery, after a whistleblower’s testimony alleging that he paid the former House Leader hush money leaked to one of the country’s biggest newspapers. More From this publisher :…

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The Portland Heroes Who Stood Up To Hate

May 29, 2017

What they shared, according to friends and family, was a willingness to put others first and stand up to wrongdoing. He was saying things about how Muslims should die and how theyve been killing Christians for years, Dyjuana Hudson, one of the girls mothers, said. Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler on Saturday called all three men heroes. Man, hes just the best person. Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche was a friend who would…

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Castlemorton Common: The rave that changed the law – BBC News

May 29, 2017

Image copyright Malvern Hills Trust Image caption Thousands of people heard about the event through word-of-mouth, media coverage and the infamous telephone message The travelling community had been intent on holding the latest in a series of small events, having successfully held the so-called Avon Free Festival at Inglestone Common in Gloucestershire in the 1980s and early 90s. Interactive Castlemorton rave: Then and now Image caption New Age Traveller Libby…

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Election 2017: What if I can’t afford to pay the rent? – BBC News

May 29, 2017

“It’s not a living wage if you cannot afford to live anywhere on that wage.” Where can I afford to live? BBC Calculator Shortfall According to the housing charity Shelter, there are now half a million people in the UK in the same situation as Nadine: people who have jobs, but who still have to borrow money for the rent. That amounts to one in three renters who are on…

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Report: Trump Tells ‘Confidants’ U.S. Will leave Paris Climate Deal

May 28, 2017

On Saturday, Trump said in a Twitter post he would make a decision on whether to support theParis climate deal next week. A source who has been in contact with people involved in the decision told Reuters a couple of meetings were planned with chief executives of energy companies and big corporations and others about the climate agreement ahead of Trumps expected announcement later in the week. It was unclear…

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Manchester Attack: Family’s tribute to ‘just lovely’ Nell – BBC News

May 28, 2017

Fourteen searches are being carried out and 11 men remain in custody on suspicion of terror offences. The UK’s threat level has been reduced from critical to severe and police are guarding events across the country throughout the bank holiday weekend. ‘Loved life’ In the statement, the Jones family said: “Our Nell was just lovely. She was top class, she was clever and she was fun. She would have a…

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Trump Declares Victory, Heads Home To Face More Russia Scandal

May 28, 2017

I think we hit a home run no matter where we are, Trump said in a speech at the Naval Air Station Sigonella in Sicily. A very proud nation salutes you, he said. You are the metal spine forged out of the fire of American strength. Of the arms sales, he said he had agreed to massive economic development deals, the likes of which there has never been, that will…

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White House Facebook Page Snubs Gay Prime Minister’s Husband, Fixes It After Backlash

May 28, 2017

The photo, posted to an album titled President Trumps Trip Abroad, featured the spouses of NATO leaders gathering before dinnerat the Royal Castle of Laeken in Brussels. Twitter users were quick to point out the missing name and accused the White House of doing it on purpose.Scott Bixby of The Daily Beast called the caption homophobic. Thousands of photos were taken over the course of a very big, very busy…

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‘Out Of Step’ Trump Takes Golf Cart While Rest Of G-7 Leaders Walk

May 28, 2017

Worn out? The rest of the group then wound their way about a quarter of a mile to a piazza past small crowds and media.Trump, however, reportedly waited for the electric cart to deliver him to the site. He finally disembarked to join the other leaders for the final walk to the G7 summit venue in a former monastery, now the San Domenico hotel, The Times reported. The Times said…

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REPORT: Trump To Set Up ‘War Room’ To Repel Russia Probe Attacks

May 28, 2017

Trumps advisers are planning to establish a war room to combat mounting questions about communication between Russia and his presidential campaign before and after Novembers presidential election, while bringing new aides into the White House, administration officials and persons close to Trump told Reuters. Upon Trumps return, the administration will add experienced political professionals, including Trumps former campaign manager, and possibly more lawyers to handle the Russia probe, which has…

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Melania Trump Steps Out In Floral Jacket Worth A Year’s Income

May 28, 2017

The silk jacket by the Italian fashion house, plastered with large 3D flowers, was featured on a Dolce &Gabbana runway just months ago. The first ladys style choice wasnt quite a let them eat cake moment.Cake would be way more affordable. #DolceGabbana for #FLOTUS! Incredible look!! More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsMints Commercial License Pack (lite) Linkedtify Pro – DownSell Purchase The Best LinkedIn Software and Training and…

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New Republican Bill Makes Suing Cops For Civil Rights Violations Really Tough

May 27, 2017

Under the Back the Blue Act, introduced on May 16 by Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) in the Senate and Rep. Ted Poe (R-Texas) in the House, suing cops in federal court for violating the constitutional rights of civilians will be limited. So,even if the individual can prove their rights were violated by an officer, police departments would be able to claim an individuals injuries were a result of that persons…

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White House will comply with request from US ethics agency

May 27, 2017

Washington (CNN)The White House on Friday agreed to disclose ethics waivers for executive branch officials, ending a standoff with a federal ethics watchdog agency. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsVyco Pro Welcome to Vyco! The fastest way to tap into the hottest viral content and videos at the push of a button.LiveRankSniper Lite Live Rank Lite – Get Page 1 Google Rankings at Will! Getting page 1 rankings…

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President Trump passes his first test on the world stage

May 27, 2017

(CNN)President Donald Trump’s first presidential foray onto the international stage should be judged as a success. His visits to Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican, Belgium and Italy were well managed by the White House and effectively advanced some key foreign policy goals for the new administration.

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Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter’s National Security Adviser, Dies At 89

May 27, 2017

His death was announced by his daughter, Mika Brzezinski, whos a co-host on MSNBCs Morning Joe program. He died at a hospital in Falls Church, Virginia, The New York Times reported. My father passed away peacefully tonight. He was known to his friends as Zbig, to his grandchildren as Chief and to his wife as the enduring love of her life. I just knew his as the most inspiring, loving…

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‘The Simpsons’ Trolls Trump With A Visit From Nixons Ghost

May 27, 2017

In a new short posted online Friday the cartoon version of Trump attempts to patch things up with fired FBI Director James Comey, whod been leading But their White House bedroom rendezvous is interrupted by a visit from former President Richard Nixons ghost, whothanks Trump for bumping him up in the best president stakes before offering him some sage advice.

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Who is Nicola Sturgeon? A profile of the SNP leader – BBC News

May 27, 2017

After studying law at Glasgow University and working as a solicitor at the city’s Drumchapel Law Centre, Ms Sturgeon’s entry into full-time politics came at the age of 29, when she was elected to the new Holyrood parliament in 1999, as a Glasgow regional MSP. As a frontbench opposition spokeswoman, she sought to hold the Labour-Lib Dem coalition government to account on education, justice and health. Image copyright Getty Images…

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Morning Joe: ‘Thuggish’ Trump Encourages Reporter Assaults

May 27, 2017

Scarborough said Thursday on Morning Joe that the president has essentially encouraged an open season on journalists with his incredibly rude, relentless attacks on the press, and irresponsibly fueling anger against reporters in large crowds. Scarborough insisted Trump isnt only thuggish toward reporters but also toward the First Amendment, toward the courts and toanyone who dares to challenge his ultimate authority. Morning Joe Blames President Trump for… by CitizenSlant Related…

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Rush Limbaugh Can’t Stop Gushing Over ‘Manly And Studly’ Greg Gianforte

May 26, 2017

Speaking on his radio show Thursday, Limbaugh repeatedly described how manly and studlyGianforte must be for his alleged attack on Ben Jacobs, a Guardian reporter who was asking about thehealth care bill. Limbaugh no doubt relies on a certain amount of sarcasm and irony. However, he was largely critical of Jacobs, whom he dismissed as pajama boy and a classic Never Trumper, anti-Trumpist from the drive-by media. This cannot be…

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Two Pennsylvania Drug Counselors Die Of Opioid Overdoses

May 26, 2017

Drug packets and paraphernalia are shown atop the desk of one of the Freedom Ridge Recovery Lodge counselors who died Sunday. They were found by the other residents, Hogan told NBC News on Thursday. They came over to get their programming and medication and found the bodies. Packets of heroin on the desk of one of the counselors who fatally overdosed. The opioid epidemic has spread across the United States in recent…

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