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Sen. Sasse: Trump's War With Media 'Trying to Weaponize Distrust'


During his interview with CNN, the Nebraskan senator argued that the president's behavior on social media may have an effect on the basic rights of the American people. Trump used the same language in February, tweeting, "The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People!" He said without differing opinions in journalism, people can end up in "echo chambers and silos of people that already believe only what they believe". Read More »

When Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja bumped into Juhi Chawla in London!


Sonam keeps chilling most of her time and as suitable, with Anand Ahuja, roaming around in London and Mumbai too and this time, these two adorbs were "caught" with each other by none other than, yesteryear beauty, actress Juhi Chawla . Both the actresses know each other well and are fond of each other as Juhi has acted with Sonam's father Anil Kapoor on quite a few films and Juhi has known Sonam as a child. Read More »

Gorilla captivated by videos of baby gorillas


Costello said that when she arrived at the zoo, an elderly woman was already showing the gorilla the beast video. But when the lady saw how excited Costello was, she offered to let her try. Lindsey Costello and a gorilla at a zoo in Kentucky looked like two close friends with their heads nearly touching when they were photographed enjoying videos on her mobile phone. Read More »

White House gender pay gap has doubled under Donald Trump


A staff salary document released by the White House shows more than 40 percent of White House staffers earn more than $100-thousand a year and 22 aides take home almost $180-thousand per year. , a private organization that tracks government spending, calculates that the Trump White House is costing taxpayers $5 million less, and employing 110 fewer staffers than the the Obama White House in 2015. Read More »

Rain, severe storms could trickle into Fourth of July celebrations


The best threat will be along and north of Interstate 70 for any cities with fireworks tonight . They've moved into OH at 5:15 p.m. More numerous thunderstorms are likely with heavy rain. Sunday: Mostly sunny. Air Temp: Upper 70s; Water Temp: 65; Waves: 0-1 ft.; Wind: WSW 6-12 kts. High pressure will dominate our throughout the day and into Wednesday , as well. Read More »

Vehicles overturned, windows smashed in Hout Bay protest


It was unclear whether a meeting between the housing department and the Imizamo Yethu steering committee, set for Monday morning at 10:00, would continue. He said the City had deployed every available resource from traffic, law enforcement, and metro police officers to the scene, while police had deployed the provincial Public Order Policing unit to Hout Bay. Read More »

Ki set to miss start of season


The club do not believe Ki's problem is a long-term one, yet they have not revealed a concrete timetable for his recovery. Swansea City target Roque Mesa is set to arrive in the United Kingdom on Sunday ahead of his £11million switch to the Premier League from La Liga side Las Palmas , according to the Daily Mirror . Read More »

Four Confirmed Tornadoes Damage Houses Across Western Maine


Meteorologists also surveyed a suspected tornado that was reported on the western shore of Sebago Lake. One tornado had 100-110 mile per hour winds that struck Bridgeton and injured one person. The tornado, estimated to feature winds as high as 95 miles per hour, is believed to have gone on to produce another tornado nearby. A survey team found dozens of trees were snapped or uprooted in a path crossing Mountain Road and into Moose Pond. Read More »

NASA wants to throw DART at an asteroid


Space commentator Mathew Pavletich said it's expected to be in space in 2022 to coincide with a close approach by the Didymos asteroid . The target of the experiment is an asteroid system called Didymos, which means twins in Greek, located 6.8 million miles away. Read More »

Man sits on gun, shoots self in penis


WKMG reports that Cedrick Jelts, 38, sat on a gun that was resting on the driver's seat in his Nissan Altima when it accidentally fired. Police spoke to Jelks' girlfriend who said she was inside the house when Jelks ran in, panicked. And he was also charged with illegal possession of a firearm, due to his multiple previous convictions. To top it all of, Jelks had been convicted of cocaine possession in 2004, according to the report. Read More »

Elderstatesman Maitama Sule Is Dead


A former minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Ambassador Maitama Sule is reported dead. Mr was a politician, acclaimed orator and diplomat. He was also a presidential candidate of the defunct National Party of Nigeria (NPN) in 1979 but lost to former President Shehu Shagari in the party primaries. Read More »

Egypt court sentences 20 to death


Sunday's verdicts are still subject to appeal. The court slapped the defendants with a total fine of $62,000 and placed them under surveillance for five years after serving their sentences. The number of detained suspects in the Kerdasa case later increased to almost 200 people. The grand mufti concurred with the court's decision to sentence the 20 convicted to death. Read More »

Google celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon with a doodle

The recent Roland Garros and the sensational triumph of Elena Ostapenko revealed that the line between the favorites and the second tier of the WTA tour after maternity leave Serena Williams is very blurred. Dr Leyland added female players were often put on show courts at short notice when other matches finished early. Speaking to the Guardian he added: 'Tennis is one of the few sports where women get equal prize money and should, ideally, get equal prominence. Read More »

Trump puts Earth on climate brink: Hawking


He highlighted climate change as among the great dangers in humanity's existence, yet one that can be prevented now. The world-famous physicist warned: "By denying the evidence for climate change and pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement , Donald Trump will cause avoidable environmental damage to our attractive planet, endangering the natural world for us and our children". Read More »

Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Shares Bought by Vanguard Group Inc

Highfields Capital Management Lp acquired 2.00M shares as Rite Aid Corp (RAD)'s stock declined 41.75%. Rite Aid Corp now has $3.17 billion valuation. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.46 percent to close at 21,310.66, while the S&P 500 Index dropped 0.81 percent to close at 2,419.38. Read More »

To replace Obamacare, GOP tries a meaner version of Obamacare


Republicans have discovered they can't fix health care without paying for it, and keeping Obamacare's 3.8 percent surtax on investment income would provide $172 billion in extra funding over 10 years. Several Republican senators signed on to Trump's plan, including Sen. Doing otherwise would invite accusations that Republicans were simply tossing people off coverage and roil insurance markets by raising the question of whether, when and how Congress might replace Obama's law once it was gone. Read More »

Royal Mail urges dog owners to be more responsible


There were 67 attacks on postmen in Northern Ireland from April 2016 to April 2017. 'However, with a bit of work dogs can learn that postmen and women coming to the door is a normal occurrence and not something to be either anxious or excited about - once this is established this daily event can pass them by, ' she added. Read More »

Texas will give public info to Trump voter fraud commission


Commission leaders last week asked election officials in all 50 states to turn over their voter registration files with the names of the country's 215 million individual voters that, depending on the state, includes their political party affiliation, birth dates, felony conviction records, how often they have voted in past elections and private identification numbers that are used throughout the USA for many financial transactions. Read More »

Senate health plan on tightrope


Arizona receives about 75 percent of Medicaid funding from the federal government, the seventh highest percentage in the nation. The U.S. House and Senate bills to replace the ACA will largely undo these coverage gains, including Medicaid expansion. Read More »

Confed Cup: Ronaldo-less Portugal Edge Mexico To Claim 3rd Place

A great chance to go ahead in Portugal appeared in the 17 th minute - Adrien Silva earned a penalty and took himself to fulfill a judicial sentence ( Cristiano Ronaldo in the bronze medal match not played). It was a costly miss as Pepe swept home Ricardo Quaresma's cross in the dying seconds and Adrien Silva's 104th-minute penalty settled the contest after Miguel Layun had handled. Read More »

Greene County Sheriff: Inmate escapes work detail, steals government vehicle


The Tenn. government license plate number is GY0-397. He was last seen on Old Asheville Highway of the South Greene Community. Police said he's facing charges of escape, among multiple others. If you have any information on Lawson or know his location, call your local law enforcement or 911. You may also call our anonymous tip line at 423-972-7000. Read More »

Trump to talk Syria, Ukraine during meeting with Putin


Xi and Putin have met twice this year - once at the Silk Road Forum in Astana , the capital city of Kazakhstan, in May, and then during the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Tashkent, Uzbekistan in June. President Trump reportedly plans to talk with Russian President Vladimir Putin about Syria and Ukraine when the two leaders meet this week. "And we have dozens of documents relating to the former group", Denisov told TASS news agency. Read More »

Osinbajo Leaves Abuja For AU Summit In Ethopia


It is such a big event for the African Union (AU) President, Moussa Faki Mahamat, who originates from Chad and was elected some six months earlier, replacing the South African Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma. Preceding sessions have been ongoing since June 27th including; 34th Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives' Committee held 27th - 28th and the 31st Ordinary Session of the Executive Council held on 30th June - 1st July. Read More »