• Whistleblower Releases Audio of Crying Kids at Border Facility: The Rundown
Whistleblower Releases Audio of Crying Kids at Border Facility: The Rundown

His Republican colleagues tried to shout over him: "Out of order!" "We had a great meeting", he called out as he left, but he gave no other information on possible progress. But Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer of NY signaled that no such support would be coming, saying it's already in Trump's power to keep the families together.

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  • 4 dead in Texas crash
4 dead in Texas crash

The driver of a Chevy Suburban with 14 people inside fled from authorities at speeds up to 100 miles per hour before he lost control of the SUV and it rolled several times. Twelve undocumented immigrants were ejected on impact, Boyd said. But along with that, there needs to be cameras. The month-old " zero tolerance " approach was put into plac...

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  • Hogan Pulling Maryland National Guard From U.S. Border
Hogan Pulling Maryland National Guard From U.S. Border

But many insiders believe his policy of separating young children from their parents could be the nail in the coffin for the bullet-proof commander-in-chief. A Reuters/Ipsos national opinion poll released on Tuesday showed fewer than one in three American adults supporting the policy. The June 16-19 poll found that 28 percent of people polled s...

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  • USA leaves UN Human Rights Council
USA leaves UN Human Rights Council

Last year, Haley condemned that council's "relentless, pathological campaign" against Israel and denounced members of the council who have a history of human rights abuses. A general view of the 37th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council on February 26, 2018 in Geneva. "The UN Human Rights Council is undermined by politicisation and th...

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  • Macedonia name change deal with Greece leads to violent protests
Macedonia name change deal with Greece leads to violent protests

However, more than 120 countries including Russian Federation and the United States have recognised the Balkan country under the name of "Republic of Macedonia". Greece will also send a letter to the president of the European Council, informing him that there are no disputes and recommending that Macedonia gets a date for start of EU membership tal...

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  • TRUMP STRIKES BACK: The President Threatens China with $200 BILLION in Tariffs
TRUMP STRIKES BACK: The President Threatens China with $200 BILLION in Tariffs

The growing trade conflict hit financial markets hard, with Beijing accusing the United States of "extreme pressure and blackmailing" and vowing to retaliate. "If the USA side becomes irrational and issues the list, China will have to adopt comprehensive measures in quantity and quality in order to make strong countermeasures", the statement sa...

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  • South, U.S. agree to suspend joint military exercise
South, U.S. agree to suspend joint military exercise

The decision to halt military exercises in South Korea has bewildered many current and former United States defense officials, who only learned about it when Trump made his remarks. "S. Korea and the US will continue to hold consultations on additional measures". Precisely because the artillery is so formidable, expect to see North Korea ask ...

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  • Southgate tube explosion: Station closed after police called
Southgate tube explosion: Station closed after police called

Police advised people to avoid the area around the station. A "small number of people" have received treatment from medics at the scene, police have said, later confirming they do not believe the incident to be terror-related. I could smell burning (like rubber) and saw multiple people hurrying for the exits. Suspect device found/gone off inside ...

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  • U.S. Poised to Withdraw from U.N. Human-Rights Council
U.S. Poised to Withdraw from U.N. Human-Rights Council

Haley has been the driving force behind the latest move, which would be unprecedented in the 12-year history of the council. The United States could choose to stay on as a non-voting member, but that does not appear to be the direction the administration wishes to take.

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  • Sessions says comparing separated children's quarters to Nazi Germany is an
Sessions says comparing separated children's quarters to Nazi Germany is an "exaggeration"

A bipartisan group of more than 70 former USA attorneys are calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to reverse the Trump administration's policy of prosecuting all people who cross the border illegally , saying it is "dangerous, expensive, and inconsistent" with the values of the Justice Department.

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  • PM under pressure to review laws on recreational cannabis use
PM under pressure to review laws on recreational cannabis use

Hague argued the case of Billy illustrates why the law on cannabis in the United Kingdom is " inappropriate, ineffective and utterly out of date ". His mother, Hannah Deacon, was told by the Prime Minister in April that her application for a license to use the drug would be reviewed "speedily".

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  • United States to Withdraw from UN Human Rights Council Today
United States to Withdraw from UN Human Rights Council Today

It's not clear whether the USA will quit the council in a way that means it will not cooperate with it in any form or whether it will continue to at least observe its sessions and engage in some of its investigations, the rights advocates said.

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  • Meghan and Prince Harry likely to have children soon: Thomas Markle
Meghan and Prince Harry likely to have children soon: Thomas Markle

I can't think of a better replacement than someone like Prince Charles ", he said. The former Hollywood lighting director, who was due to walk the former Suits actress down the aisle , missed the wedding after undergoing heart surgery - and being outed as setting up embarrassing pap pictures.

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  • Search resumes after 18 rescued from Indonesia ferry sinking
Search resumes after 18 rescued from Indonesia ferry sinking

Lake Toba, a popular tourist destination promoted by the government, fills the caldera of a giant dormant volcano and is the largest lake in Indonesia and one of the deepest in the world. The search was called off Monday evening due to bad weather and low visibility, but it resumed Tuesday morning with about 350 personnel involved in the rescue e...

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  • Trump is said ready to pull United States from UN's Human Rights Council
Trump is said ready to pull United States from UN's Human Rights Council

Washington's pullout would be the latest US rejection of multilateral engagement after it pulled out of the Paris climate agreement and the Iran nuclear deal. Nevertheless, the move will add to concerns that the United States is, under Trump, retreating from its leading position as an worldwide advocate for human rights.

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  • U.S. Rep. Yoder urges Sessions to halt separation of families
U.S. Rep. Yoder urges Sessions to halt separation of families

He added that if parents are deported , their children will be permitted to leave with them, but if their parents claim asylum and are allowed to stay, the children stay also-in the custody of Health and Human Services. They call on Sessions to stop requiring US attorneys to prosecute all immigrants and return to a policy that doesn't separate so ...

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  • FYROM name change deal with Greece signed by leaders
FYROM name change deal with Greece signed by leaders

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras survived a no-confidence motion in parliament on Saturday, setting the stage for the signing of a historic accord with neighbouring Macedonia to settle a long dispute over its name. However, the right-wing Independent Greeks party opposes the deal and has said it will not support the agreement when it comes up fo...

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  • Things to Leave Off Your Father’s Day Gift List
Things to Leave Off Your Father’s Day Gift List

But in some parts of the world, it is celebrated in March or April. Lowe's is having a big Father's Day sale, with some deals extending through to September. "A father's a treasure, a brother's a comfort, a friend is both". Jack Daniels & Woodford Reserve will host a Dad's Jokes: Father's Day Comedy Show on Sunday, June 17 at The Secret...

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  • Recording of Screaming Children at Border Released
Recording of Screaming Children at Border Released

Kansas GOP Sen. Pat Roberts said he is "against using parental separation as a deterrent to illegal immigration ". The children were mostly from El Salvador and Guatemala, both violence-plagued Central American countries. In San Diego, Rep. Juan Vargas and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus were leading members of Congress on a visit Monday t...

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  • Woman shouting 'Allahu akbar' stabs shoppers in French supermarket
Woman shouting 'Allahu akbar' stabs shoppers in French supermarket

A customer sustained a chest injury and was hospitalized, while a woman at the market's cash register sustained a less severe injury. French media reported that a woman crying " Allahu akbar " - "God is great" in Arabic - hurt two people with a box cutter at a supermarket in southern France .

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  • US Senate votes to reimpose ban on China’s ZTE
US Senate votes to reimpose ban on China’s ZTE

In addition to reversing the USA reversal on ZTE, the bill also calls for bans on government procurement of surveillance and telecom equipment made by five Chinese companies. senators from both parties in a joint statement . "It is vital that our colleagues in the House keep this bipartisan provision in the bill as it heads towards a conferenc...

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  • Indonesian woman swallowed whole by python
Indonesian woman swallowed whole by python

The footage of the village slicing open the python's cadaver to reveal the woman's body is now going viral. An Indonesian woman initially believed to have gone missing was reportedly swallowed whole by a 23-foot-long python while tending crops in her village.

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  • Germany’s right give Merkel an immigration ultimatum
Germany’s right give Merkel an immigration ultimatum

Chancellor Angela Merkel accepted a two-week deadline to win agreement on tougher migration policy, a concession to her Bavarian coalition partner that eases an immediate standoff without removing the threat of further government tension down the road.

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  • GOP senator calls on Trump to end 'cruel' family separation policy
GOP senator calls on Trump to end 'cruel' family separation policy

And then, there were the photos of kids in cages at makeshift holding centers. "We want safety and we want security for our country", Trump said Monday, playing defense. They asked for asylum, but now the mom's being prosecuted as a criminal and will be separated form her daughter. "So as expected, they were traumatized and that was manifeste...

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  • Cambodia's Prince Ranariddh injured and wife killed in head-on collision
Cambodia's Prince Ranariddh injured and wife killed in head-on collision

The Prince and his wife were hospitalized, but to save the woman failed. The prince's driver, a taxi driver and four passengers also sustained injuries, police said. Her death is the loss of "a national hero for the Funcinpec party", a posting on Ranariddh's official Facebook page said hours later. He never again reached the same level of popul...

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