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We must ‘immediately’ return undocumented immigrants ‘with no judges or court cases’ We must ‘immediately’ return undocumented immigrants ‘with no judges or court cases’
- June 25, 2018

Trump's tough demand to end that legal process would face stiff opposition in Congress, which for years has been stalemated on changes to US immigration policies and unable to enact new migration laws. Federal law prevents children from being held in the same detention facility as those charged with unlawful entry, causing border patrol agents to separate children from their families. (more...)
Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog title Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog title
- June 24, 2018

Going into this year's World Ugliest Dog Contest in Petaluma , Linda Elmquist of Tucson, Arizona, had high hopes that her dog could make another run at the title. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) Zsa Zsa, an English Bulldog, stands onstage with Megan Brainard, before being announced the victor of the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif ., Saturday, June 23, 2018. (more...)
Melania's tone deaf jacket gets instantly burned by memes
- June 24, 2018

But an army green jacket she wore boarding her plane to Texas at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland sent a very different message. Media personality Toure wondered in a Tweet whether Melania Trump or those around her gave much thought to the message on the jacket . (more...)
United States to house 20,000 migrant children on military bases
- June 24, 2018

Following intense domestic and worldwide condemnation, Trump on Wednesday signed an order ending his administration's practice of separation of children from their families while parents were being prosecuted for crossing the border illegally. (more...)
Woman calls police on eight-year-old girl selling water Woman calls police on eight-year-old girl selling water
- June 24, 2018

The incident occurred in San Francisco in front of an apartment building, and according to Ettel, she grew frustrated because they were so loud in trying to sell water. Ettel says that her problem was with Austin, who she says had been "screaming about what they were selling". "It's not your property", the woman responded. (more...)
Zimbabwe: Attempts on Mnangagwa's life
- June 24, 2018

Presidential spokesman George Charamba issued a statement confirming Mr Mnangagwa was safe and recalling: "There have been multiple attempts on the president's life over the past five years". Mnangagwa was unscathed, but Mohadi suffered a leg injury and Chiwenga's wife Marry was also injured. A number of other people were also hurt in the explosion during the election campaign event in Zimbabwe's second city Bulawayo, according to witnesses, but no official toll has yet emerged. (more...)
Trump pushes back against border separation furor
- June 24, 2018

Immigration and Customs Enforcement has three family detention facilities that can house up to 3,300 people- a 100-bed center opened in Pennsylvania in 2001 and two much larger facilities opened in Texas in 2014. Are immigrants more likely to commit crimes? Federal agencies are working to set up a centralized reunification process for all remaining children at a detention centre in Texas, said the senior administration official, who was not authorized to discuss the matter publicly and ... (more...)
#PermitPatty: Woman allegedly calls police on girl selling water in San Francisco
- June 24, 2018

The Huffington Post spoke the woman since identified as Alison Ettel, who told the outlet there was "no racial component" to the complaint, and that she was only pretending to call the police. People have dubbed the woman "Permit Patty" for her extreme reaction. The woman on the phone then snaps back: "And illegally selling water without a permit?" "On my property", the relative responds. (more...)
Glowing Jacinda Ardern reveals unusual baby name as she leaves hospital Glowing Jacinda Ardern reveals unusual baby name as she leaves hospital
- June 24, 2018

However the couple chose "Te Aroha" quite quickly, as it reflected the love their baby had been shown before her birth, she said. Tweeting her congratulations to Ardern and Gayford earlier in the week , former NZ Prime Minister Helen Clark said their parenting arrangements were gender-equality in action. (more...)
Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket Melania Trump dons 'I really don't care, do u?' jacket
- June 24, 2018

The army green jacket was adorned with bold, white letters on the back, reading: "I REALLY DON'T CARE, DO U?" The facility is home to about 55 migrant teenagers. The trip came together within the past 48 hours, Grisham said. Trump, during a roundtable with officials, asked how often the children speak to their families by telephone, how they are emotionally cared for on arrival and on average how long they stay at the facility before being placed elsewhere. (more...)
New Zealand PM welcomes newborn girl 'to our village' New Zealand PM welcomes newborn girl 'to our village'
- June 24, 2018

Ardern, 37, became New Zealand's youngest prime minister when she took office through a coalition deal a year ago after an inconclusive election, and now becomes the first woman in the country's history to give birth while in office. Ardern found out she was pregnant on October 13, just six days before she was propelled into the job when Peters, the leader of the New Zealand First Party, announced he was siding with her Labour Party in post-election negotiations. (more...)
Turkey's Erdogan, main rival stage final election rallies Turkey's Erdogan, main rival stage final election rallies
- June 24, 2018

Erdogan's main opponent, Muharrem Ince, nominated by the secular Republican People's Party, drew hundreds of thousands of supporters to a rally on Saturday in Istanbul. "If Ince wins, the courts will be independent", said Ince, adding he would lift Turkey's state of emergency within 48 hours of being elected. Six candidates are running for president and eight parties have fielded candidates for 600 parliamentary seats. (more...)
Saudi Arabia's women are now driving as longtime ban ends Saudi Arabia's women are now driving as longtime ban ends
- June 24, 2018

The lifting of the prohibition on Sunday, which follows a sweeping crackdown on prominent women's rights activists who staunchly advocated for the right to drive, was first announced a year ago as part of the then newly-appointed Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's plans to reform the country. (more...)
Jharkhand gang rape: 3-member NCW team to visit Khunti Jharkhand gang rape: 3-member NCW team to visit Khunti
- June 24, 2018

A police spokesperson said: "They do not believe in the state government". Five women, associated with an NGO, were allegedly gang-raped at gunpoint in Jharkhand's Khunti district. The assailants recorded video of the rapes on the activists' cellphones in an apparent attempt to blackmail them into staying away from police, Al Jazeera reports. (more...)
What Melania Trump’s ‘I Don’t Care’ jacket really told us
- June 24, 2018

These rebuttals to the first lady's $39 Zara jacket come as Trump's spokesperson told reporters there was "no hidden message" in her wardrobe choice, a claim contradicted by her husband nearly immediately when he tweeted that it was meant as a dig against the "Fake News Media ". (more...)
Uber Driver Was Reportedly Watching ‘The Voice’ On Hulu Before Fatal Crash Uber Driver Was Reportedly Watching ‘The Voice’ On Hulu Before Fatal Crash
- June 24, 2018

The safety driver in Uber's autonomous vehicle that killed a pedestrian in Tempe , Arizona earlier this year was watching Hulu on her phone right up to the crash, local police claim. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey later suspended Uber from testing its self-driving cars in Arizona. "The vehicle was in auto-drive", Vasquez, 44, said. She claims she didn't see Herzberg until impact. (more...)
Jogger accidentally crosses into the USA border from British Columbia Jogger accidentally crosses into the USA border from British Columbia
- June 24, 2018

According to her Facebook page , Roman says she lives in Vancouver, British Columbia. 'I said to myself, well I may have crossed the border - but they'll probably only give me a fine or they'll tell me to go back to Canada or they'll give me a warning'. (more...)
Zim president survives bomb blast at Zanu-PF rally Zim president survives bomb blast at Zanu-PF rally
- June 24, 2018

According to Mnangagwa's spokesman George Charamba, the president was "evacuated successfully" to his official residence in Bulawayo. Mnangagwa suggested he was the target of the attack, which he said also injured Vice-President Kemo Mohadi. (more...)
Virginia restaurant owner refuses to serve White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders Virginia restaurant owner refuses to serve White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders
- June 23, 2018

Ignoring Huckabee Sanders' lie, that she always treats people "respectfully", does she deserve pity? The Red Hen didn't immediately respond to an email seeking confirmation and comment, and phone calls to the restaurant didn't go through. (more...)
Confusion reigns over fate of detained migrant children Confusion reigns over fate of detained migrant children
- June 23, 2018

Trump also signed the flag, which the children gave to her. Hindustan Times delivers the news across all social media platforms, on the web, and at your doorstep. One was a conservative measure granting no pathway to citizenship for young "Dreamers" who arrived in the country illegally as children and curbing legal immigration and bolstering border security . (more...)
European Union leaders anxious over Irish border issue in Brexit talks: draft European Union leaders anxious over Irish border issue in Brexit talks: draft
- June 23, 2018

The first vice-president will travel to Rotterdam this Friday (June 22) to address a conference entitled 'Countdown to Brexit: Are we ready?'. "We are woefully unprepared for the reality of Mrs May's no-deal Brexit". "The British government have been unable to deliver on that, that is frustrating for everybody but if anything the negotiations need to intensify, particularly on the Irish backstop element of the withdrawal agreement", Simon Coveney told national broadcaster RTE. (more...)
Trump Extends National Emergency Order Declaring North Korea A Threat Trump Extends National Emergency Order Declaring North Korea A Threat
- June 23, 2018

USA and South Korean forces have been training together for years, and routinely rehearse everything from beach landings to an invasion from the North, or even "decapitation" strikes targeting the North Korean regime. Negotiations between the USA and North Korean teams are continuing in an attempt to iron out the details of what was a vaguely worded agreement between the two leaders in Singapore. (more...)
Deadly blast at Ethiopia rally a 'well-orchestrated attack' Deadly blast at Ethiopia rally a 'well-orchestrated attack'
- June 23, 2018

The state broadcaster reported that a few people had been injured in the incident on Saturday. After the blast, dozens of people stormed the stage, hurling various objects at police, shouting: "Woyane down, down", and "Woyane thief", using a pejorative term for the government, the AFP correspondent said. (more...)
Trump defends `tough´ immigration plans at raucous rally Trump defends `tough´ immigration plans at raucous rally
- June 23, 2018

I became president and they didn't'. Attacking his critics, President Trump said: 'You ever notice they always call the other side 'the elite.' The elite! When the rally audience began to chant "build the wall", Trump told them that the wall between the United States and Mexico already is under construction. (more...)
500 migrant kids have been reunited with their families 500 migrant kids have been reunited with their families
- June 23, 2018

Trump often invited them to appear on stage at rallies or met with their families behind-the-scenes, attending the group's annual luncheon in Houston in September 2016 as he touted key campaign promises to build a wall and deport people who are in the United States illegally. (more...)
Malta says not responsible for Lifeline boat denied by Italy Malta says not responsible for Lifeline boat denied by Italy
- June 23, 2018

It says the vessel - which is now in the Mediterranean Sea - is illegally flying a Dutch flag, and won't allow it to dock. Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini looks on during the news conference at the Viminale in Rome, Italy, June 20, 2018. (more...)
Report says Uber driver was watching TV show before fatal Tempe accident
- June 23, 2018

The report goes on to state that the crash was "entirely avoidable " had Vasquez been paying attention. According to the report, the safety driver had her head down for 5.3 seconds and looked up at the road just 0.5 seconds before the collision. (more...)
Trump tries to defuse immigrant crisis, but policy hit by confusion Trump tries to defuse immigrant crisis, but policy hit by confusion
- June 23, 2018

A Pentagon memo to members of Congress, obtained by The Associated Press, said it has been asked to have the facilities available as early as July, through the end of the year. "It's a jacket", said Stephanie Grisham, Melania Trump's spokeswoman. "After today's important visit to Texas, I hope the media isn't going to choose to focus on her wardrobe". (more...)
Trump, facing backlash, orders halt to family separations at border Trump, facing backlash, orders halt to family separations at border
- June 23, 2018

Mrs. Trump issued a rare statement on Sunday saying that she "hates to see children separated from their families and hopes both sides of the aisle can finally come together to achieve successful immigration reform". It does not end the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy. Despite the order, there was no plan in place to reunite the thousands of children already separated from their families, according to multiple United States media reports citing officials from the Health and ... (more...)
UK's May defeats Brexit rebels, but divisions still reign UK's May defeats Brexit rebels, but divisions still reign
- June 22, 2018

The statement, which circulated in Westminster as debate began on the EU (Withdrawal) Bill , made clear that Commons standing orders give the Speaker the final say on whether a motion is amendable or not. One MP described it as a "score draw". He also said he had been reassured by a statement saying it was up to the parliamentary speaker to grant lawmakers greater influence over ministers in the event of no deal. (more...)

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