Trump Plans July Meeting With Vladimir Putin

President Donald Trump is planning to meet with Vladimir Putin, the president of Russia, during Trump’s visit to Europe next month, according to two people familiar with the matter. Two possibilities for the meeting are either before the NATO summit in Brussels on July 11 or after Trump’s visit to…

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UK lacks ‘guts’ in Brexit talks – Johnson

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson: ‘Imagine Trump doing Brexit’ Boris Johnson has criticised the UK government’s Brexit talks strategy, saying it lacks “guts” and suggested Donald Trump could do a better job. The foreign secretary also took a swipe at Chancellor Philip Hammond, calling the…

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Google is quietly formulating a new strategy for China

Google is slowing piecing together a strategy for China to ensure that it doesn’t miss out on the growth of technology in the world’s largest country. It’s been months in the making through a series of gradual plays, but further evidence of those plans comes today via a product launch. Files Go…

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Finally! Trump Family & Their Charity Sued By New York AG For ‘Persistent Illegal Conduct’!

With all the other The AG has named the President but also President Trump has already responded on Twitter, once again making this about politics instead of, you know, CRIME. The sleazy New York Democrats, and their now disgraced (and run out of town) A.G. Eric Schneiderman, are doing everything…

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Trump Honors Fallen Soldiers On Memorial Day With Self-Congratulatory Tweet

President Donald Trump paid tribute to fallen soldiers on Memorial Day with a tweet applauding the state of the country under his administration. Trump praised the current unemployment rate for African-Americans and Hispanics, as well as the “best economy in decades” ― two areas that began steadily improving under the…

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Five-Year Study Shows This Common Anti-Abortion Myth Has No Basis In Fact

As Ireland heads to the polls to vote on whether to repeal the country’s strict abortion laws, and the US deals with the return to a pro-life administration, a new study has found that a myth often cited by anti-abortion campaigners has no basis in fact. A common myth surrounding abortion is that…

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McDonald’s to ditch plastic straws

Image copyright PA Image caption Paper straws will replace the plastic ones McDonald’s will replace plastic straws with paper ones in all its UK and Ireland restaurants, starting from September. It is the latest company to opt out of some single-use plastic products which can take hundreds of years to…

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Hague’s ‘legalise cannabis’ call rejected

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Lord Hague said Billy Caldwell’s case was an “illuminating moment” The government has rejected a call from Lord Hague to consider legalising the recreational use of cannabis. In an article for the Daily Telegraph, the former Tory leader said the war on cannabis had been…

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Methodists Bring Church Charges Against Jeff Sessions For Border Policy

More than 600 clergy and lay members of the United Methodist Church have signed a letter bringing church charges against fellow member Attorney General Jeff Sessions for the zero tolerance immigration policy that has resulted in the separation of undocumented children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. The formal accusation, issued on…

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She says federal officials took her daughter while she breastfed the child in a detention center

McAllen, Texas (CNN)The undocumented immigrant from Honduras sobbed as she told an attorney Tuesday how federal authorities took her daughter while she breastfed the child in a detention center, where she was awaiting prosecution for entering the country illegally. “The government is essentially torturing people by doing this,” Cornelio said.…

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Christian Leaders To Jeff Sessions: The Bible Does Not Justify Separating Families

WASHINGTON ― Attorney General Jeff Sessions seems to think Jesus would love his policy of separating immigrant families at the border. Christian leaders say otherwise. “While protecting our borders is important, we can and must do better as a government, and as a society, to find other ways to ensure…

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Doctors saw immigrant kids separated from their parents. Now they’re trying to stop it.

(CNN)The toddler pounded her fists on the play mat, sobbing, with no parent to comfort her. The heartbreaking scene was unlike anything she’d witnessed in her decades as a pediatrician. “I’ve never been in this situation where I’ve felt so needlessly helpless,” she told CNN. “This is something that was…

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Trump and Kim Can Learn a Thing or Two From Singapore

U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are spending such a short amount of time in Singapore this week. Maybe they should stick around longer to see what makes its economy tick. Singapore is an especially wealthy nation, with a per capita income of bonuses attached…

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