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Slavery sounds like a 'choice' to Kanye West

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Kanye West is facing backlash over a comment he made about slavery during an interview with T.M.Z. You were there for 400 years and it's all of ya'll? "The reason why I dropped those tweets and everything is because I was drugged the f*** out bro, and I'm not drugged out", said West . Read More »

No Collusion? Leak Shows Mueller Wants To Ask Trump About It

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Mueller is planning to question trump on the case of obstructing justice, as well as the details of the election campaign of 2016, including Hillary Clinton and coordination of the campaign with Russian Federation. The New York Times said the questions were read by the investigators to the President's lawyers, who compiled them into a list. Trump himself has told reporters he'd speak with the special counsel, and the President's legal team initially claimed that an interview could happen ... Read More »

Scott Pruitt Should Follow Aides' Lead and Resign

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The resigned aides are Pruitt's chief of security, who organized Pruitt's $3 million security detail , and Albert Kelly, a former banker who has been banned for life from the financial industry and was in charge of the EPA's Superfund program . Read More »

China's vice premier to meet U.S. trade delegation in Beijing

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U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened tariffs on up to $150 billion worth of Chinese goods to punish China over its joint-venture requirements and other policies the United States says force American companies to surrender their intellectual property to state-backed Chinese competitors. Read More »

Sao Paulo high rise collapses during massive fire, victims unknown

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Media reports differ on the actual number of residents of the building, the number of which could have been up to 100 people, others say up to 50 families were registered to live. The building, in the Largo do Paissandu area, was apparently occupied illegally, according to the São Paulo newspaper Estadão . In a June 2017 story on the occupations, The Associated Press reported that around 350 families were living in the former police headquarters. Read More »

Millennial Support for Democrats Slips 9 Points in Two years

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In particular, 47 percent of white millennials said two years ago they would vote for the Democrats, but now the number is only 39 percent for this year, the poll found. Millennial preference for Democrats has waned by nearly 9 percentage points since 2016. Also, if this poll is to be believed, then something particularly significant is happening among white male millennials-who, unlike millennials as a whole, seem to know exactly who they're ditching the Democrats for: Republicans. Read More »

Scores Feared Dead As Explosion Rocks Adamawa

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Confirming the incident, the chairman of Mubi north local government, Alhaji Musa Bello , said the blasts occurred around 1 30 pm. "The first bomber went into the mosque while they were praying and detonated his explosives killing four people", Abubakar said. Read More »

Dominican Republic Switches Diplomatic Allegiance from Taiwan to China

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Beijing insists that only it has the right to represent China in worldwide society. The agreement was signed early on Tuesday in Beijing by Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Dominican Foreign Minister Miguel Vargas. "Its actions had damaged cross-strait relations and eroded trust", said Wu. Taiwan's foreign minister Joseph Wu gave a simultaneous press conference in Taipei to announce the end of ties with the Dominican Republic to "preserve sovereignty and national dignity", and ... Read More »

This Labour Day, Nepali President wishes for prosperity

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On 1 May 1886, there was a general strike for the eight-hour workday by labours . President Xi Jinping has greeted good wishes to "hardworking model workers" in China on International Labour Day. May 1 has been celebrated as the World Labour Day since 1890. India's total workforce was reported to be 47.41 crores as per the last survey of the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) conducted in 2011-12. Read More »

Inflation reaches key threshold for Fed rate hikes

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One more time, this "by itself, would not justify a change in the projected path for the federal funds rate". Other data to be released this week probably will buttress the case for higher rates. But there is already a debate inside the Fed about what to do once it has hit the 2 percent inflation target. The yield on 10-year US Treasuries dipped to 2.95% from 2.96% at the end of last week's trading activity. Read More »

Lion Attacks Sanctuary Owner in South Africa

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Photographs, believed to have been taken from his hospital bed, show him smiling at the camera. The lion drops Mr Hodge and runs for cover. The incident led to Hodge sustaining neck and jaw injuries, with since released photos showing the man in a "cheery" mood as he continued to recover at nearby Mediclinic Hospital reported News24 . Read More »

Chance for severe weather rolls into area today

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Widespread large hail and scattered very large hail events to 3.5 inches in diameter possible. The highest risk for tornadoes is in the enhanced risk region from Salina, Kansas, to Lincoln and Omaha, Nebraska. Hail and damaging wind are the two most likely reasons a severe thunderstorm warning may be issued. As of Monday, not a single tornado has been reported in the state. Read More »

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge name their third child Louis

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Louis is now only the 71st most popular name for a baby boy in England and Wales. As for Prince Louis' middle names, Arthur and Charles, those are no-brainers. Kate and William have stuck to very traditional names for their first two children, being seen as a nod to former royals. Princess Charlotte eventually arrived on the bank holiday weekend, on Saturday 2 May. Read More »

Israeli military kills three Palestinians along Gaza Strip border

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However, Palestine has been unwilling to cooperate with the US after Trump announced it was moving its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem, which the Palestinians want as the capital of their own state. The American top diplomat, however, did not meet Palestinian leaders or representatives, who have cut off political contact with the Trump administration over the relocation of the US Embassy in the occupied territories. Read More »

Asylum seekers denied USA entry for 2nd day

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Alfonso Rosales saw the migrants as he came over the border, saying in Spanish, they were excited and happy, cheering that they've reached their goal. They are a group of asylum seekers, mostly from Honduras. She believes "everything will work out". US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has called it: "A deliberate attempt to undermine our laws and overwhelm our system". Read More »

Ronny Jackson Will Not Continue to be Trump's Doctor

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Tester is facing a tough Senate reelection campaign ahead of November's midterms, and the president made clear that he hopes to use the Jackson incident against Tester in the race. It also said Trump has signed eight Tester bills on veterans into law. Johnny Isakson of Georgia, the committee's Republican chairman. It was unclear if Dr. Read More »

Winning wildlife photo 'likely' stuffed animal

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An image showing the animal eating from an ant hill in Brazil's Emas National Park had won an award at the Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest in London's Natural History Museum. When the experts compared Cabral's photo to the taxidermy anteater depicted in other photos, they found "elements in overall posture, morphology, the position of raised tufts of fur and in the patterning on the neck and the top of the head that are too similar for the images to depict two different animals". Read More »

President Trump a Nobel Peace Prize laureate? South Korea's leader thinks so

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Such talk reflects rising hopes for coming discussions between Trump and Kim, the first summit meeting between the leaders of the United States and North Korea , which could happen by early June. mainland. The White House said Mr Trump and Mr Moon had "emphasised that a peaceful and prosperous future for North Korea is contingent upon its complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearisation". Read More »

Cowabunga! Brazilian Rodrigo Koxa Breaks World Record Surfing 80-Foot Wave

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Unfortunately, he wasn't at the ceremony to receive his award as he is still recovering from his back injuries. The World Surf League awarded Brazil's Rodrigo Koxa with recognition for riding the biggest wave ever . Of course, there've been multiple claims that the record has been broken by both McNamara himself and other surfers, but Koxa's 80-footer in November of 2017 is the only one that the Guinness Book has confirmed. Read More »

DUP accuse Irish PM Leo Varadkar of having 'poor manners'

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But Ms Foster, who backs Brexit, accused the French politician of not understanding the "wider unionist culture" of Northern Ireland . Mr Barnier said: "The backstop is not there to change the UK's red lines". on the customs union and single market", said Barnier. A joint report on the UK's withdrawal agreed in December by Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker included both British proposals, along with the third "backstop" option which would ... Read More »

Eagle ensures Ko soars to playoff win

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This was Ko's 15th tour victory and her third on the Lake Merced course since turning professional as a 14-year-old, but she had gone 44 tournaments since her last win and plummeted from her position atop the rankings as a teenager. "I didnt know how close it was going to be, so to have a two-footer to possibly win was a pretty good feeling but also nerve racking too". Thailand´s Moriya Jutanugarn, who claimed her first LPGA title last week in Los Angeles, signed for a 71 and headed a ... Read More »

BIBI'S BOMBSHELL: Israeli PM 'HAS EVIDENCE' Iran Violating Nuclear Deal

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Netanyahu's blockbuster presentation won effusive accolades from members of both the governing coalition and parliamentary opposition. "And finally, the Iran nuclear deal is based on lies. Next to it was a display cabinet of compact discs. The U.S.is facing a May 12 deadline to decide whether or not to remain in the Iran nuclear deal. Read More »

Porn star Stormy Daniels sues US President Donald Trump for defamation

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After Clifford released a drawing of the man she said threatened her, Trump tweeted: "A sketch years later about a nonexistent man". The White House has steadfastly denied the affair. "It'd be a shame if something happened to her mom.' And then he was gone". "Mr Trump's statement is false and defamatory", it said. The magazine reportedly buried the story after Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen , threatened to sue . Read More »

Trump sharpens aim at Democrats facing election

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He also said the exact opposite about the Democrats and sought that " Nancy Pelosi and her gang.got to be voted out of office". "It is your fault". Trump also spoke about the allegations that his 2016 presidential campaign had a collusion with Russian Federation, reiterating he had a tough stance on Russian Federation and counter alleged that it was the Democrats who were in collusion with Moscow. Read More »

Tree French President Gave to Trump Disappears from White House Lawn

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President Donald Trump , Macron, his wife Brigitte and Melania Trump all posed for photo ops on the south portion of the White House lawn last Monday as they used shovels to unearth a setting for the sapling. Mr Trump said the United States has suffered as a result of "unfair trade" over its steel and aluminium imports so has pledged a bid to protect American workers and impose tariffs that will help "boost" the industry. Read More »

Trump Rips Comey, Says He Won't Be Involved In Russia Probe

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In fact, in James Comey's book he mentions that after President Obama had selected him to be the FBI Director and invited him to the Oval Office, Obama stated, "Once you are director we won't be able to talk like this". Richman a leak", Comey said to Baier. I'm saying, where do we - where do they even find these people? Well his memos said, "I left immediately"-I never said that". Read More »

U.S. signals it may exit Iran nuclear deal

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Iran has also provided crucial support to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. It says it will not allow Iran to establish a permanent military presence in Syria, fearing the Iranians will launch attacks. The discord between the Gulf states has frustrated US officials' attempts to weaken the influence of Iran in the region. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said it was essential for Gulf Arab monarchies to achieve unity, in an apparent attempt to resolve the diplomatic crisis between ... Read More »

ME cop killer John Williams captured after four-day nationwide manhunt Video

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Lancaster said that over the four days, more than 200 officers from 28 federal, state, municipal and local law enforcement groups joined the search for Williams. Before the arrest, the wife of the slain deputy had implored his killer Saturday to turn himself in, or at least reach out to police. The arrest brought some closure to the deputy's family and relief to residents who've been "on edge", said Larry Tilton, a friend of Cole's. Read More »

Modi-Xi talks highlight Indian and Chinese co-operation

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India and China have instructed their armies to tone down the rhetoric along the disputed border to avoid another Doklam type incident, in which the two sides faced off for over two months past year. While agreeing with Modi for collaboration in the areas of spirituality, trade, technology, tradition and entertainment, Xi told the PM that he wants screening of more Bollywood movies in China. Read More »

New Wave of Protests in Armenia: Capital's Motorways Blocked by Opposition

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Acting PM Karen Karapetyan addressed the President to organize a meeting in a format of his preference, with participation of a wide spectrum of political parties within and outside the parliament. The question of the election of the new Prime Minister of Armenia will be discussed at a special sitting of the National Assembly on 1 may. The MP and de facto leader of the opposition Pashinian kept the pressure up on the govt over the weekend by touring regional cities and organising rallies ... Read More »

Alfie Evans' Father Shares Devastating News About His Son

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Following the news, more than 1,000 supporters reportedly gathered at a park near Liverpool's Alder Hey Children's Hospital in tribute. Others left flowers outside the medical centre, with messages such as: We fell in love with a little boy we never knew. Read More »