The Trump Baby Blimp Is Coming To America

The unflattering depiction of Trump, with an orange complexion, snarling expression and tiny hands, caught the attention of people around the world, including an activist in New Jersey who decided the helium balloon needed to visit his state. “We agreed we need to bring Baby Trump to Bedminster,” the fundraising…

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The Trump Baby Blimp Is Coming To America

The unflattering depiction of Trump, with an orange complexion, snarling expression and tiny hands, caught the attention of people around the world, including an activist in New Jersey who decided the helium balloon needed to visit his state. “We agreed we need to bring Baby Trump to Bedminster,” the fundraising…

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Should phones be allowed in schools?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Phones in schools – a useful tool, or a waste of everyone’s time? (Stock image) Schools should ban mobile phones from the classroom, the culture secretary has said. Matt Hancock, writing in the Telegraph, said he admired schools who did not allow them, adding…

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BMW joins Airbus in Brexit warning

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHow British is a Mini? The car giant BMW has followed plane-maker Airbus in warning about the consequences of Brexit uncertainty. BMW UK boss Ian Robertson says clarity is needed by the end of the summer. BMW makes the Mini and Rolls…

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Airbus warns it could exit UK

Image copyright AFP Contributor/Getty Images Airbus has warned it could leave the UK if it exits the European Union single market and customs union without a transition deal. The European planemaker said the warning was not part of “project fear”, but was a “dawning reality”. Airbus employs 14,000 people at…

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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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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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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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May ‘disappointed’ at upskirting law block

Image copyright Getty Images Theresa May says she is “disappointed” an attempt to make upskirting a criminal offence in England and Wales did not progress through Parliament after one of her own MPs blocked it. Conservatives have criticised Sir Christopher Chope for objecting to the private member’s bill. If passed,…

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Holyrood refuses consent for Brexit bill

Image caption Brexit Secretary Mike Russell told MSPs that the UK government’s proposal was “unprecedented, unequal and unacceptable” The Scottish Parliament has refused to give its consent to the UK’s main piece of Brexit legislation. The Scottish and UK governments are at odds over the EU Withdrawal Bill and what…

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