News Forum - HomePage - RSS News Forum - HomePage - RSS ( Tue, 19 38 2018 07:38:50 GMT Tue, 19 38 2018 07:38:50 GMT Romney calls for ‘disturbing’ family separations to stop Tue, 19 53 2018 05:53:19 GMT 5399a6e9a583240a5dc84c5026072d01449d7cbc Washington Post, by Elise Viebeck Posted By: Tishimself- Tue, 19 53 2018 05:53:19 GMT Republican Senate candidate Mitt Romney called on the Trump administration Monday to stop separating immigrant families at the southern border, calling the controversy a “humanitarian crisis” that requires Congress to devise a permanent solution. Romney, the 2012 GOP presidential nominee, declined to blame President Trump or the Department of Homeland Security specifically in remarks to a group of voters at a park here. He called images of children separated from their parents “pretty disturbing” and “heartbreaking.” “I think immediately we should go back to the setting where we’re not ripping children away from their parents, and then we expect Congress to take Woman with 10'inch knife screamed ´I want to kill all you Jews´ as she chased children outside synagogue Tue, 19 48 2018 05:48:16 GMT a50d06073a79c50c8d77c0b84630b8d06ac858db Independent [UK], by Chris Baynes Posted By: Ribicon- Tue, 19 48 2018 05:48:16 GMT A woman brandishing a 10'inch kitchen knife allegedly screamed “I want to kill all you Jews” as she chased a group of children who had just left a synagogue in north London. Police arrested a 47'year'old woman on suspicion of a racially aggravated public order offence after she was tackled by neighbourhood watch volunteers in Stamford Hill, which is home to Europe’s largest Hasidic Jewish community. She is said to have run after a group of around 14 children aged between eight and 13 on Sunday night while shouting antisemitic abuse. (Snip) “This is another worrying incident of knife crime Undocumented immigrant killed two women in Miami, dumped bodies on street, police say Tue, 19 33 2018 05:33:28 GMT d70c69e4c349b60a3bf428b59ac880ea72d3df3c Miami Herald [FL], by Martin Vassolo Posted By: Ribicon- Tue, 19 33 2018 05:33:28 GMT A Honduran national in the United States illegally has been charged with killing two women in Miami over the past three months and dumping their bodies on the street, police announced Monday. Juan Carlos Hernandez'Caseres, 37, was arrested Saturday morning for the murders of Ann Farrin, 41, and Neidy Roche, 39. Farrin´s body was found by paramedics Wednesday morning in the 3000 block of Northwest 25th Avenue, between Northwest 38th Street and Northwest 37th Street. Hernandez'Caseres told police he had picked Farrin up in his car for the purpose of paying her for sex, but sometime during intercourse, he became "enraged" Tronc to change name back to Tribune Publishing after two years of ridicule Tue, 19 18 2018 05:18:34 GMT daf36c436c7de176ad204783c2c76f5f0af6ce0f Guardian [UK], by Dominic Rushe Posted By: Ribicon- Tue, 19 18 2018 05:18:34 GMT Tronc is dead, long live Tribune! The media company that owns the Chicago Tribune and the New York Daily News is considering ditching its much ridiculed name and returning to the original just two years after its rebranding. Tribune Publishing rebranded itself tronc Inc (the lowercase t is deliberate) in June 2016 in a buzz'word laden press release that was greeted with much lampooning online. (Snip) Tronc (it’s hard to avoid the incorrect capital) would be “a content curation and monetization company focused on creating and distributing premium, verified content across all channels”, the company wrote in a much lampooned press Michelle Obama Joins Laura Bush in Slamming Trump Border Policy: ‘Sometimes Truth Transcends Party’ Tue, 19 23 2018 04:23:53 GMT 05607903094da8a78e535c4c5a103adcb76fa7a5 Newsweek, by Jason Le Miere Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 19 23 2018 04:23:53 GMT Michelle Obama joined her fellow former first lady Laura Bush Monday in criticizing the hard'line Trump administration immigration policy that has led to families being separated at the border. Bush, the wife of former President George W. Bush, penned a tweet over the weekend in which she echoed the widespread condemnation of the new directive from Attorney General Jeff Sessions. “I live in a border state,” Bush said. “I appreciate the need to enforce and protect our international boundaries, but this zero'tolerance policy is cruel. It is immoral. And it breaks my heart.” Quoting that tweet, Obama wrote that “sometimes truth transcends As Venezuela´s health system crumbles, pregnant women flee to Colombia Tue, 19 16 2018 04:16:37 GMT ce6f90eb0aa9d79eca9505b79d7115c51e91adc0 Reuters, by Anastasia Moloney Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 19 16 2018 04:16:37 GMT CUCUTA, Colombia ' E xhausted but relieved, Yariani Flores lay next to her healthy newborn son, along with four other Venezuelan women who just gave birth in a hospital in Colombia’s border city of Cucuta. Thousands of Venezuelan women have done the same over the past few years, as the health system in their home country has crumbled. They crossed the border, driven by fear that they or their babies could die. Early in her pregnancy, Flores sought a pre'natal checkup at a municipal hospital in Venezuela’s frontier state of Tachira only to be told that there was little point. “The doctor said, Elon Musk emails Tesla staff to reveal ´extensive and damaging sabotage´ caused by rogue employee who was ´passed over for promotion´ Tue, 19 10 2018 04:10:59 GMT f88a14e64683c308697c0b40f3a035396fb77db8 Daily Mail [UK], by Staff Posted By: Ribicon- Tue, 19 10 2018 04:10:59 GMT Elon Musk sent an email to all employees on Sunday warning about a possible saboteur lurking within the company. The Tesla CEO wrote a lengthy note to all of his staff stating that he had discovered someone working intently on causing malicious damage within the company´s ranks. In the email seen by CNBC Musk said that the person had conducted ´quite extensive and damaging sabotage´ to the company´s operations, including by changing code to an internal product and exporting data to outsiders. The email revealed how it appeared to apparently be a disgruntled employee who was passed over for a promotion. Former CIA engineer charged with leaking classified information to WikiLeaks Tue, 19 08 2018 04:08:11 GMT 3e5fdfd1a3183af1f59fc2461623ab193a4b05d4 The Hill, by Avery Anapol Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 19 08 2018 04:08:11 GMT The Justice Department on Monday announced charges against a former CIA computer engineer for allegedly leaking top'secret information on U.S. government hacking tools to WikiLeaks. In a 13'count superseding indictment, the agency charged Joshua Adam Schulte with illegally gathering classified national defense information and transmitting it to “an organization.” WikiLeaks published the data in March of last year. “Schulte utterly betrayed this nation and downright violated his victims,” FBI official William Sweeney Jr. said in the release. “As an employee of the CIA, Schulte took an oath to protect this country, but he blatantly endangered it by the transmission of Jeb Bush: Trump should end ´heartless´ policy separating migrant families Tue, 19 04 2018 04:04:09 GMT 0002ab8e3c1cface6dd7625bf71319703ad96155 The Hill, by Luis Sanchez Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 19 04 2018 04:04:09 GMT Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) on Monday said President Trump should stop his administration’s “heartless” zero'tolerance immigration policy, which has resulted in children being separated from their parents. Bush, who unsuccessfully ran for president in 2016, also said Congress should pass an immigration law that addresses issues raised by both Democrats and Republicans. “Children shouldn’t be used as a negotiating tool. @realDonaldTrump should end this heartless policy and Congress should get an immigration deal done that provides for asylum reform, border security and a path to citizenship for Dreamers,” Bush tweeted.” Feinstein: This Is the US, Not Nazi Germany– ‘We Don’t Take Children From Their Parents, Until Now’ Tue, 19 02 2018 04:02:43 GMT 36457e6cb6892d18a8b2236b9fb03859bae242d5 Breitbart Video, by Ian Hanchett Posted By: JoniTx- Tue, 19 02 2018 04:02:43 GMT While discussing her legislation that “prohibits the taking of a child, except for certain specific circumstances, which are laid out in the legislation” on Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” Senator Dianne Feinstein (D'CA) stated, “this is the United States of America. It isn’t Nazi Germany, and there’s a difference, and we don’t take children from their parents, until now.” Feinstein said, “Well, this is the United States of America. It isn’t Nazi Germany, and there’s a difference, and we don’t take children from their parents, until now. And I think it’s such a sad day. People are so upset. The IG Report Was a Whitewash and Devastating All At Once Tue, 19 57 2018 03:57:07 GMT 32ab643a24cbc26275a92e89d68e58fdb84a5a04 Townhall, by Kurt Schlichter Posted By: danvillebill- Tue, 19 57 2018 03:57:07 GMT The FBI has managed to transform its image from Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., into Special Agent Boogaloo Shrimp, and the Inspector General’s report was the bureaucratic self'policing equivalent of Breakin’ Faith 2: Electric Bamboozle. Here’s the punchline: MC Hammered, who dropped his Glock and shot a dude whilst bustin’ a move, was one of those “top 5% of applicants” that zombie FBI Director Christopher Wray kept babbling about during his excuse conference following the report’s release. “We Were So Far Ahead of the Curve”: Watching the World Change from Inside the Obama White House Tue, 19 52 2018 03:52:15 GMT cdb04e357ad7dd91811373e75b90fccc953da1fe Vanity Fair, by Dan Pfeiffer Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 19 52 2018 03:52:15 GMT On the day after the Republicans kicked our butts in the 2014 midterm elections—enlarging their margin in the House of Representatives and taking control of the Senate for the first time in eight years—I sat at my desk in the West Wing waiting for the bell to toll. At the time, I was the White House senior adviser for communications and strategy, and had been advising Barack Obama on media strategy and message since right before he started running for president back in 2007. I was into my third hour of looking at the devastating exit polls and turnout numbers School honoring Confederate general to be renamed for Obama Tue, 19 49 2018 03:49:42 GMT ff23199eb2bafea22b15fc28c0efafb2ed532d59 Associated Press, by Staff Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 19 49 2018 03:49:42 GMT RICHMOND, Va. '' A Virginia city is rebranding its only school named after a Confederate general to honor the United States´ first black president. The Richmond Times'Dispatch reports the Richmond School Board voted 6'1 Monday to rename J.E.B. Stuart Elementary School to Barack Obama Elementary School. Kenya Gibson represents the school on the board and was the lone dissenting vote. Gibson wanted the vote to be delayed and said there was a lack of local names included in the administrations rebranding recommendations. The Richmond City School Board revealed the top three possible names Monday night. Northside, Barack Obama and Wishtree took the Hawaii volcano eruption: 453 earthquakes strike Kilauea summit in 24 hours Tue, 19 47 2018 03:47:01 GMT b86d779806903d88c1ba5f75282573a89d45abc3 Express [U.K.], by Daniel Khalili' Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 19 47 2018 03:47:01 GMT KILAUEA volcano in Hawaii is continuing to erupt, with the volcano and surrounding areas experiencing 453 earthquakes alone within the last 24 hours, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS). Within the surrounding Leilani area, 5,914 acres acres of land have now been impacted, while 553 houses have been destroyed. The volcano has produced a large laze plume after an ash eruption on Sunday morning at the Kilauea summit. USGS warned lava is shooting between 60ft and 165ft into the sky from Fissure 8 as lava continues to pour into the ocean at Kapoho Bay. USGS said: “The ocean entry Hillary Clinton Says Separating Families at Border Is ‘Horrific’ Tue, 19 32 2018 03:32:32 GMT f4038aa20b7f5fce270de51a086b266142804d7e Bloomberg, by Emma Kinery Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 19 32 2018 03:32:32 GMT Hillary Clinton called the practice of separating immigrant families at the U.S. border a “moral and humanitarian crisis” and criticized her 2016 election opponent for allowing it. “What’s happening to families at the border is horrific,” Clinton said Monday at an event in Manhattan hosted by the Women’s Forum of New York. “Every human being with a sense of compassion and decency should be outraged.” President Donald Trump continued Monday to blame Democrats’ opposition to legislation that would curb legal immigration for his administration’s policy of separating child migrants from their parents at the Mexican border and said he would not allow ´Homophobic and not very clever´: why p''' chants haunt Mexican football Tue, 19 19 2018 03:19:34 GMT f2f37d372424a4d673c26f4aa6076f9384f50aed Guardian, by Victor Balta Posted By: PageTurner- Tue, 19 19 2018 03:19:34 GMT You can say this for Mexican soccer fans: they’ve managed to turn one of football’s least dramatic moments into one of its more controversial and offensive. The pattern is familiar. The opponent’s goalkeeper lines up a goalkick and the chant begins: “Ehhhh…” Then Mexican fans’ voices rise in unison until the kick prompts a cry of “p'''!” The term is homophobic slang for a male sex worker. And its use by fans at matches from Mexico City to California and now Russia continues to give Fifa and the Mexican federation headaches. On Monday, Fifa announced it has opened a disciplinary procedure Judge strikes down Kansas law requiring proof of citizenship to vote Tue, 19 41 2018 02:41:18 GMT f3917ad6e73db6b505eccdcc3fe2b6ee9283d315 Associated Press, by Staff Posted By: Ribicon- Tue, 19 41 2018 02:41:18 GMT Wichita, Kan. — A federal judge has ruled Kansas cannot require proof of U.S. citizenship to register to vote, a setback for Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach in a case with national implications for voting rights. U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson sided with voters Monday that Kansas cannot require people who register to vote to provide documents such as a birth certificate, U.S. passport or naturalization papers. The decision in a couple of consolidated cases makes permanent earlier temporary rulings. The judge said the Kansas requirement violates the right to vote under the Fourteenth Amendment. Kobach, a conservative Republican running Trump pleases Kim Jong Un and has Pentagon formally suspend major military exercise with South Korea after calling it ´inappropriate´ and ´provocative´ during nuclear summit Tue, 19 37 2018 02:37:48 GMT e54238a293c267c3e8bfd99b44bcf25aa3ab7c6e Daily Mail & Assciated Press, by Staffs Posted By: Attercliffe- Tue, 19 37 2018 02:37:48 GMT The Pentagon has formally suspended a major military exercise that was planned with South Korea in August. Donald Trump first announced that he planned to suspend military exercises with South Korea during the nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. It is a decision that will no doubt please Kim, as North Korea has long denounced the exercise as a provocation and rehearsal to invade the North. Trump´s decision was confirmed on Monday by Dana White, a spokesman for the Defense Department. White said planning for the summer drills has stopped, but there have been no decisions made on any other Breaking: Trump demands tariffs on $200billion of Chinese goods as trade war ESCALATES Tue, 19 26 2018 02:26:44 GMT 3e6261b5c040ab9d8bd61143aee3cf3c0839179a Daily Express [UK], by Matthew Robinson Posted By: Attercliffe- Tue, 19 26 2018 02:26:44 GMT PRESIDENT Donald Trump has directed the US trade office to impose 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, citing “unacceptable” policies by the Chinese, as he continues his trade war with Beijing. In a statement published by the White House, President Trump stated: “I have directed the United States Trade Representative to identify $200billion worth of Chinese goods for additional tariffs at a rate of 10 percent. “After the legal process is complete, these tariffs will go into effect if China refuses to change its practices, and also if it insists on going froward with the new tariffs EXCLUSIVE: Police officers reveal the TRUTH about crime & “justice” in the UK Tue, 19 15 2018 02:15:24 GMT 7eb8f1eb9a9d303117f06497f2dd182c3900689c Hopkins World, by Katie Hopkins Posted By: Tianne- Tue, 19 15 2018 02:15:24 GMT Right now, Britain is like the Wild West of Europe, and it’s been said our police have lost control of our streets. I asked serving members of the British Police what it is like to be a police officer in the U.K. today. Their truths will make you weep. This is Dave’s story: “In 1999 I was suspended from the police over an allegation of assault against an Asian male who had beaten his girlfriend in the street. “It was a night shift and I was crewed with a female probationer. Without backup or assistance, I needed to use CS Watch–DHS Sec Nielsen: ‘Vast, Vast Majority’ of Child Border Crossers ‘Were Sent Here Alone by Their Parents’ Tue, 19 33 2018 01:33:24 GMT bdf17d637d28ae27d897beb4f24b5f989400d11c Breitbart Big Government, by John Binder Posted By: earlybird- Tue, 19 33 2018 01:33:24 GMT Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen corrected the establishment media’s false narrative that all children inundating the United States'Mexico border are arriving with their parents. During a White House news conference on Monday evening, Nielsen debunked the media’s false claims that conflate all child border crossers as being taken from their border crossing parents. Nielsen said that the “vast, vast majority” of the 12,000 child border crossers in federal custody were actually sent to the southern border alone with human smugglers. REPORTER: …How is this not specifically child abuse for these innocent children who are indeed being separated Dark and stormy Jupiter: Stunning Juno ´oil painting´ image reveals raging storms across the giant planet Tue, 19 29 2018 01:29:45 GMT 6875c50c884a2f28f788adad2a443615413d66b1 Daily Mail [UK], by Mark Prigg Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- Tue, 19 29 2018 01:29:45 GMT Jupiter is renowned for being a stormy planet, but the latest images reveal it´s not just the famous Great Red spot that has horrific weather. This incredible new image image captures the intensity of the jets and vortices in Jupiter’s North North Temperate Belt. It reveals massive clouds made of ammonia-ice crystals, and mysterious dark patches where scientists think the clouds are deeper. The image was taken when the spacecraft was about 4,900 miles (7,900 kilometers) from the tops of the clouds of the gas giant. NASA’s Juno spacecraft took this color-enhanced image at 10:31 p.m. PDT on May 23, 2018 (1:31 a.m. EDT on May 24), The Dissolution of the People Tue, 19 05 2018 01:05:21 GMT 8e517601633fb1ae4e34738f699eaaf1834ee1eb Steyn Online, by Mark Steyn Posted By: Tianne- Tue, 19 05 2018 01:05:21 GMT Sunday was not just Father´s Day but the 65th anniversary of the June 17th 1953 Volksaufstand ' the people´s uprising ' in East Germany. Over a million people in hundreds of towns marched against Soviet puppet Walter Ulbricht under banners declaring "We want to be free, not slaves." Russian tanks put down the rebellion, with some difficulty, and that was that ' for thirty'six years. Bertolt Brecht, East Germany´s playwright (and lyricist of our Sinatra Song of the Century #95), wrote a mordant and droll poem on the events ' "Die Lösung"(The Solution): After the uprising of the 17th of June The Secretary Must Read: Mueller’s Bumbling and Hysterical Special Counsel Team Is Getting Pummeled in Court–Media Is Ignoring All of This Tue, 19 42 2018 12:42:42 GMT 6e732ea8aecb80d4a49ca5e6ffb345f468c0f463 Gateway Pundit, by Joe Hoft Posted By: JoniTx- Tue, 19 42 2018 12:42:42 GMT The attorneys representing Concord Management, one of the Russian Companies that the corrupt Mueller team accused of impacting the 2016 Presidential election, crushed the “Unlawfully Appointed Special Counsel” in court last week again. They continue to make a laughing stock out of the Mueller team of misfit and conflicted attorneys. Mueller’s team of ignorant and misguided attorneys really have no chance. They never expected anyone to take them to court on their fake Russian indictments and are certainly no match for the attorneys representing Concord Management. Proverbial Ham Sandwich 'We first reported that Concord Management’s lawyer’s previously said Mueller indicted Millennials are the worst tippers, survey says Tue, 19 25 2018 12:25:57 GMT cd4e36bd1eba50e1cebb080dc1cf2620f72b37da Yahoo! Finance, by Julia La Roche Posted By: NorthernDog- Tue, 19 25 2018 12:25:57 GMT The millennial generation, those ages 18 to 37, are cheap when it comes to tipping restaurant servers, according to a new surveyed released by of 1,000 participants. When dining out, 10% of millennials said they typically leave no tip for their server, compared to just 3% of respondents who are older. “People have jobs, but they’re not getting raises, and life is just expensive, especially when you’re carrying student loan debt or other types of debt,” Matt Schulz, a senior industry analyst for, said to Yahoo Finance. “The other side of it is that we’ve seen a lot Baker: Not sending National Guard chopper to border Tue, 19 11 2018 12:11:26 GMT db5544b8a44791eff4757f4015f2250a78b20aac Boston Herald, by Brian Dowling Posted By: John c- Tue, 19 11 2018 12:11:26 GMT (Boston) Gov. Charlie Baker said he is not sending a Massachusetts National Guard helicopter to the southern border with Mexico based on the Trump administration’s policy of separating children from the families of immigrants. “I said two weeks ago that I did not support the decision of the Trump administration to separate kids from their families,” Baker said. “I think it’s cruel and inhumane, and we told the National Guard to hold steady and to not go down to the border. Period. “They are not going to the border,” Baker said. “We won’t be supporting that initiative unless they change