Trump blocking critics on Twitter violates Constitution, judge says

In her ruling, Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald wrote that "no government official - including the President - is above the law, and all government officials are presumed to follow the law as has been declared". Trump has garnered over 52.2 million fol... More..

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MEMORIAL DAY Scheduled events
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

MEMORIAL DAY Scheduled events

All events are free and open to the public. Military personnel will stand at attention in one-hour shifts throughout 24-hour period. Memorial Day Service , 11 a.m. At 9:30 a.m. Monday , music will start, f...More..

DICE teams with NVIDIA for Battlefield V on the PC
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

DICE teams with NVIDIA for Battlefield V on the PC

Co-op is also returning in Battlefield 5 under the name Combined Arms. It lets four players take on missions behind enemy lines. More information about Grand Operations will be shared at E3 next month. Inte...More..

Kim Fears Coup in NKorea if he Attends Summit With Trump
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Kim Fears Coup in NKorea if he Attends Summit With Trump

Mr Pompeo said the USA was prepared to walk away from the talks and a "bad deal" was not an option. Even so, it is not an irreversible move and would need to be followed by many more significant measures to mee...More..

Ariana Grande pays tribute to Manchester on anniversary of concert bombing
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Ariana Grande pays tribute to Manchester on anniversary of concert bombing

Albert Square hosted the Manchester Together - With One Voice event, as a day of remembrance for the 22 who died in the arena bombing drew to a close. "Thinking of you all today and every day", Grande posted on...More..

Trump Says Report That Obama Spied on His Campaign 'Bigger than Watergate'
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Trump Says Report That Obama Spied on His Campaign 'Bigger than Watergate'

The F.B.I. obtained phone records and other documents using national security letters - a secret type of subpoena - officials said. Andrew McCarthy says, "There's probably no doubt that they had at least on...More..

Trump White House Kills Off Yanny-Laurel Debate With 'Ridiculous' Clip
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Trump White House Kills Off Yanny-Laurel Debate With 'Ridiculous' Clip

Sarah Huckerbee Sanders implies the answer is probably whatever CNN says it isn't. Poppy Crum, chief scientist at Dolby Labs in San Francisco, said the environment in which one listens, including whether he...More..

Aaron Schlossberg Yelp-Bombed After Twitter Says He's The Racist Ranter
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Aaron Schlossberg Yelp-Bombed After Twitter Says He's The Racist Ranter

A mariachi band will play at the office of a lawyer who insulted two restaurant workers for speaking Spanish on Wednesday. He also states that the workers are probably on welfare that he says he pays for. I w...More..

Hawaii volcano spews 'microwave-sized' rocks
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Hawaii volcano spews 'microwave-sized' rocks

About 20 fissures opened in communities along the volcano's eastern slopes, prompting evacuations of almost 2,000 residents and engulfing dozens of homes in lava. The lava lake had drained from the summit crate...More..

European Union defies Trump with move to 'block' US Iran sanctions
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

European Union defies Trump with move to 'block' US Iran sanctions

The EU needs to safeguard Iran's economic benefits as well as its own, in order to keep Tehran in the 2015 worldwide nuclear deal and prevent its collapse. The first step was to activate the "blocking statute" ...More..

Vietnam concerned over tension in Gaza after United States embassy moved to Jerusalem
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Vietnam concerned over tension in Gaza after United States embassy moved to Jerusalem

Daily life for Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip is unbearable. Israeli forces have killed some 116 Palestinians since the protests began, with one Israeli soldier reported wounded. In an interview with...More..

Treason petition in Pakistan court against Sharif
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Treason petition in Pakistan court against Sharif

Sharif dropped bombshell in an interview with Dawn newspaper on Friday when he said: "Militant organisations are active". Referring to a 2016 meeting in which, according to Dawn , the civilian government h...More..

NY just lost another of its greats with Tom Wolfe's passing
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

NY just lost another of its greats with Tom Wolfe's passing

In his reporting, first with The Washington Post , then The New York Herald Tribune , he pioneered a you-are-there, stream-of-consciousness, first-person perspective, which immersed both writer and reader in ...More..

When is Ramadan 2018? Muslims Set To Begin Holy Month Of Fasting
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

When is Ramadan 2018? Muslims Set To Begin Holy Month Of Fasting

Ramadan. This is done at mosques and can last two/three hours every night. Saudi Arabia's Supreme Court made a similar announcement saying Wednesday would be the 30th day of Sha'ban and Thursday would mark th...More..

Death toll rises after severe storm pummels Northeast
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Death toll rises after severe storm pummels Northeast

The mayor said a teen suffered serious injuries after he was in a dugout on a baseball field at Henry Abbott Technical School during the storm. Hundreds of thousands of people are waking up Wednesday morning ...More..

Guatemala inaugurates embassy in Jerusalem after USA move
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Guatemala inaugurates embassy in Jerusalem after USA move

Israeli troops shot dead dozens of Palestinian protesters on the Gaza border on Monday when the high-profile opening of the U.S. Embassy to Israel in Jerusalem by the administration of President Donald Trump ra...More..

European Union leaders to forge united front on Trump
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

European Union leaders to forge united front on Trump

In a letter to Guy Verhofstadt, the parliament's Brexit coordinator, in which Javid sought to reassure the former Belgian prime minister that the system in the United Kingdom would be smooth and fair, the hom...More..

Britain's Labour tries to force PM May's hand on customs proposals
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Britain's Labour tries to force PM May's hand on customs proposals

Liberal Democrat MP Tom Brake, a supporter of the Best for Britain campaign against Hard Brexit, said the war cabinet had "kicked the can down the road again". But EU negotiator Michel Barnier said on Monday th...More..

Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim freed, given royal pardon
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim freed, given royal pardon

Earlier, Anwar was thronged by scores of supporters and reporters after he walked free from a hospital, where he was recovering from shoulder surgery, and whisked away to an audience with Malaysia's king. The ...More..

Palestinians thank Canada for not supporting USA embassy move to Jerusalem
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Palestinians thank Canada for not supporting USA embassy move to Jerusalem

Canada , along with its major allies, does not support the USA embassy move to Jerusalem , saying that's a decision for a future peace agreement between the Palestinians and Israelis. Embassy or to mark the ...More..