• Sessions to criticize Chicago, praise Miami-Dade in remarks on sanctuary cities
Sessions to criticize Chicago, praise Miami-Dade in remarks on sanctuary cities

The policy allows time for such prisoners to be taken into custody by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement , known as ICE. Sessions praised Miami-Dade County's leaders and law enforcement for their decision on the matter. "In Chicago, I suggest the so-called sanctuary policies are one sad example of that". Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel quic...

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  • 'Bonkers' to silence Big Ben's bongs for four years, MP says
'Bonkers' to silence Big Ben's bongs for four years, MP says

A fixture of the London landscape and soundscape, Big Ben, is falling silent for four years. The proposal to silence the bell and its fellow, smaller bells came about due to upcoming four-year renovation work being carried out on the building.

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  • Govt Directs Google, Facebook to Remove Links — Blue Whale
Govt Directs Google, Facebook to Remove Links — Blue Whale

The Blue Whale Challenge , which is said to be a Russian game, takes players on a self-annihilating journey over a period of 50 days. On July 26, a 16-year-old had committed suicide in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, and his mother Anu now claims that she suspects that her son hanged himself to complete the Blue Whale Challenge.

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  • Hope Hicks, SMU Grad, Named Trump's Interim Communications Chief
Hope Hicks, SMU Grad, Named Trump's Interim Communications Chief

A White House official noted that Hicks, 28, will not move into the office that is allocated for the communications director, but will instead remain in her current space outside of the Oval Office. As the White House senior communications adviser, Hicks helps shape Trump's messaging. According to GQ , Hicks first worked with Ivanka Trump when she...

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  • At long last, BC's grizzly bears won't be killed for sport
At long last, BC's grizzly bears won't be killed for sport

However, he says the decision to end trophy hunting is "not a matter of numbers, it's a matter of society has come to the point in B.C. where they are no longer in favour of the grizzly bear trophy hunt". The announcement shouldn't be a surprise for those in the industry, said Donaldson. "We are not going to be very supportive". Rustad also c...

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  • USA trade protectionism move will damage ties with China
USA trade protectionism move will damage ties with China

The U.N. Security Council unanimously strengthened sanctions on North Korea on August 5 for the eighth time since 2006. This was nearly a quarter of all North Korean exports which amounted to $2.82 billion last year having grown by 4.6% from the previous year.

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  • Stunt Woman Killed On Set of Deadpool 2
Stunt Woman Killed On Set of Deadpool 2

She was from Brooklyn, New York, and the David Leitch-directed film was her first feature as a stunt driver. My heart is directed towards them and all those touched in this world, "he wrote on Twitter ". In a statement, the filmmaker said, "No words can express how I and the rest of the Deadpool 2 crew feel about this tragedy". According to ...

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  • Assault: Mugabe To Appear In South African Court
Assault: Mugabe To Appear In South African Court

The party, led by her husband Robert Mugabe has warned that there would be consequences for anyone advancing the "Grace is a Disgrace" campaign. "She was here on business", the official said. "What is a girl compared to a woman beating you and 10+ bodyguards standing back‚ leaving her to do this sh*t‚" she tweeted about the incident. Presid...

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  • Powerball jackpot hits $430 million
Powerball jackpot hits $430 million

The $1,000,002 ticket must be claimed at a Texas Lottery claim center by August 18 and if claimed by mail must be postmarked prior to the August 20 expiration date. theLotter hit headlines around the world when an Iraqi man scooped up the $6.4 million jackpot through the service in December 2015. The estimated grand prize is $393 million.

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  • Protesters greet Trump at White House over Charlottesville violence response
Protesters greet Trump at White House over Charlottesville violence response

The speech was widely criticized by Democrats. "When you're under attack... you panic, and you do things that are stupid and you do things that are wrong", Mr Duke said in Periscope video. Robert E. Lee. The Republican president - who one day ago solemnly denounced racism and singled out the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis as "criminals and thugs"...

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  • Trump Loudly Insists Both Sides to Blame For Virginia Violence
Trump Loudly Insists Both Sides to Blame For Virginia Violence

Lee. At the University of Florida, where Spencer has asked to speak, President W. Kent Fuchs called the events in Virginia "deplorable" but indicated school officials might be unable to block his appearance. "It's wonderful to see how the media is able to bully the President of the United States into going along with their FAKE NEWS narrative", M...

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  • 'A biblical miracle': Alabama GOP Senate primary set to test Trump's reach
'A biblical miracle': Alabama GOP Senate primary set to test Trump's reach

The Democratic primary features former U.S. Attorney Doug Jones, who is the best known and best funded Democratic candidate. GOP Rep. Mo Brooks was in third place in the Republican primary with 20 percent, the AP reported. Another voter said he initially supported odd but changed his vote to Moore because of the attack ads mounted by Strange's ...

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  • United Kingdom suggests 'temporary customs union' with EU, new trade deals post-Brexit
United Kingdom suggests 'temporary customs union' with EU, new trade deals post-Brexit

One aims to continue some existing arrangements the United Kingdom has with the European Union , using technology to make custom requirements "as frictionless as possible". A briefing by officials also made clear that Britain would attempt to negotiate trade deals during the "interim arrangement" but wouldn't be free to implement the deals during ...

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  • Mike Pence Complains That Media Spends More Time Criticizing Trump Than Terrorists
Mike Pence Complains That Media Spends More Time Criticizing Trump Than Terrorists

In an interview with Pence Monday, NBC's Peter Alexander asked: "Do you have any concern, even if it's not the President's intention, that he, in fact, by not condemning white supremacists by their names, is dividing Americans?" The two also discussed the deteriorating situation in Venezuela, with Pence warning the country was spiraling towar...

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  • GoDaddy Tells Daily Stormer to Find New Web Host
GoDaddy Tells Daily Stormer to Find New Web Host

The New York Daily News reports that Google has dropped the Daily Stormer as well, telling the outlet, "We are cancelling Daily Stormer's registration with Google Domains for violating our terms of service". Meanwhile chilling images emerged yesterday which were used to advertise the far-right rally that erupted in violence at the weekend. ...

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  • Story of Tricolour hoisting from Red Fort on August 15
Story of Tricolour hoisting from Red Fort on August 15

The prime minister also reached out to the youths in violence-hit Indian-controlled Kashmir, urging them to join the mainstream. Unlike last time, Modi made no reference to Pakistan - or the border row with China. In the period between April 1 to August 5, 2017, the number of those who filed income tax this year was 56 lakh versus 22 lakh in th...

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  • China, Russia push for talks after North Korea backs off
China, Russia push for talks after North Korea backs off

The war of words has sparked global alarm, with world leaders including Chinese President Xi Jinping urging calm on both sides. The North replied by setting a mid-August deadline to finalise plans to test-fire its missiles towards the US Pacific island of Guam.

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  • President Trump 'seriously considering' pardon for Sheriff Joe Arpaio
President Trump 'seriously considering' pardon for Sheriff Joe Arpaio

The 2011 ruling also stated latinos were specifically being targeted by Arpaio's policies . "President Trump would be literally pardoning Joe Arpaio's flagrant violation of federal court orders that prohibited the illegal detention of Latinos".

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  • Obama's latest powerful tweet is everything the world needs right now
Obama's latest powerful tweet is everything the world needs right now

The former president quoted Nelson Mandela , and by noon Monday, it had 2.3 million "heart" likes - third-most in history. The most notable of these messages stemmed from three particularly powerful political figures: former US President Barack Obama , former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and current US President Donald T...

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  • Dunford reassures South Korean allies at Combined Forces Command
Dunford reassures South Korean allies at Combined Forces Command

The trip follows a week in which President Donald Trump waged a war of words with North Korea, declaring the United States military " locked and loaded ". Pompeo was asked on " Fox News Sunday " to provide a psychological profile of Kim, whose father and grandfather ruled North Korea before him. "Dialogue is urgently needed to stop the North fr...

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