Merkel planning special European Union summit on migrant crisis

Interior Minister Horst Seehofer is calling for Germany to turn back some asylum-seekers at the border. The standoff pitted Merkel and her center-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) against its more hard-line Bavarian sister party, the Chr... More..

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Koko, the gorilla who knew sign language, dies at 46
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Koko, the gorilla who knew sign language, dies at 46

Koko had been watching Mister Rogers on television since she was just a baby gorilla, and the two became fast friends, according to The Gorilla Foundation . Koko learnt more than 1,000 signs, according to...More..

A child’s anguish meets America’s indifference on new TIME cover
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

A child’s anguish meets America’s indifference on new TIME cover

Time's cover story asserts that America's president is the frontman for the country and the one who dictates what kind of country we are. But while he claims no more children will be ripped from their parents ...More..

Clinton: Separating families at border a 'moral crisis'
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Clinton: Separating families at border a 'moral crisis'

As a result of enforcing that policy, families who cross illegally have been separated from their children because those accompanying the children are put into the criminal justice system. As Administration off...More..

People Are Angry President Trump Used This Word to Describe Undocumented Immigrants
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

People Are Angry President Trump Used This Word to Describe Undocumented Immigrants

The undocumented migrant children that come to the United States with their parents are deemed unaccompanied minors once their parents are detained. Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker cited the administration's...More..

U.S. announces tariffs on $50bn in Chinese imports
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

U.S. announces tariffs on $50bn in Chinese imports

President Trump claimed that these measures would "serve as an initial step toward bringing balance to the trade relationship between the United States and China" while couching it in phony terms of protecting ...More..

15 killed, 45 injured as bomb attack hits Afghan officials-Taliban meeting
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

15 killed, 45 injured as bomb attack hits Afghan officials-Taliban meeting

He asked the Taliban to extend their three-day ceasefire which is due to end on Sunday. A auto bomb killed 36 people at a gathering of Taliban and Afghan armed forces in the eastern city of Nangarhar on Sat...More..

Sessions: Comparing Family Separations To Nazi Germany Is 'Real Exaggeration'
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Sessions: Comparing Family Separations To Nazi Germany Is 'Real Exaggeration'

As a nation, we've seen and heard heartbreaking stories of families being torn apart when a parent or guardian doesn't show up at a port of entry to claim asylum with proper paperwork. In the letter , the at...More..

England fan 'blown away' by warm welcome to Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

England fan 'blown away' by warm welcome to Russian Federation

England offered far too little in return until Harry Kane got them out of jail as Southgate's men failed to produce the invention, the element of surprise and the changes from the bench needed to alter the c...More..

Taxi driver questioned after injuring 8 near Red Square
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Taxi driver questioned after injuring 8 near Red Square

Police have detained a taxi driver who had a Kyrgyz driving license, a Moscow traffic authority wrote on social media. Preliminary information indicated the driver lost control of the vehicle. There were shouts...More..

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Visits China
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Visits China

His statement appeared to catch both South Korea and the Pentagon by surprise, but they presented a united front in cancelling the upcoming exercise. On Tuesday, the United States and South Korean militaries ...More..

Apple fined $9.6 million for misleading Australian customers
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Apple fined $9.6 million for misleading Australian customers

In April 2017, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) commenced a legal battle with Apple in the Federal Court of Australia. Customers were informed on the Apple's United States website, ...More..

House GOP Immigration Bill Would Modify - But Not End - Child Detentions
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

House GOP Immigration Bill Would Modify - But Not End - Child Detentions

President Donald Trump emphatically defended his administration's policy Monday , again falsely blaming Democrats. Rep. Andy Harris , the only Republican in Maryland's congressional delegation, said Monday h...More..

Trump and critics see positives in IG report
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trump and critics see positives in IG report

The Justice Department has also issued a stinging rebuke to the FBI for its handling of the email investigation. In a highly anticipated report released Thursday, the Justice Department's internal watchdog ...More..

Trade war looms as Trump slaps tariffs on Chinese imports
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trade war looms as Trump slaps tariffs on Chinese imports

The measure will affect goods that "contain industrially significant technology", Trump said on Friday, as he highlighted that the action comes "in light of China's theft of intellectual property and techno...More..

Theresa May fails to appease Tory rebels on EU Withdrawal Bill
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Theresa May fails to appease Tory rebels on EU Withdrawal Bill

Mrs May avoided nearly certain defeat in the House of Commons on Tuesday by inviting potential rebels into her private office and assuring them that their concerns about having a "meaningful vote" on the fina...More..

Giuliani: 'The President Is Not Going to Issue Pardons' in Russia Investigation
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Giuliani: 'The President Is Not Going to Issue Pardons' in Russia Investigation

The prospect of presidential pardons has been heavily discussed in the two days since former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sent to jail for allegedly tampering with witnesses in the case against h...More..

KC deputy succumbs to her injuries after she was shot by inmate
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

KC deputy succumbs to her injuries after she was shot by inmate

Rohrer and King were rushed to University of Kansas Medical Center, where both died from their injuries. The suspect also was shot and was operated on at the hospital. Friday when the sound of gunshots sent d...More..

Historic Griezmann goal, Pogba secure slender win
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Historic Griezmann goal, Pogba secure slender win

They would be punished moments later after France were awarded a controversial penalty when Antoine Griezmann was tackled by Josh Risdon bearing down on a through ball. France's talent will be enough to ...More..

Trump says watchdog report wrong in claiming no FBI bias
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Trump says watchdog report wrong in claiming no FBI bias

But 12 days before the 8 November election, Comey reopened the investigation, after new evidence surfaced - a move that may have contributed to her defeat. The report released Thursday calls former FBI Dir...More..